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December 29, 2017 2:57 AM It’s the Moment Insurers Have Been Waiting For: Time to Raise Your Prices

One of the costliest years for natural disasters puts some U.S. insurers in a position to do what they haven’t done in years: raise prices. The biggest rate increases are expected from reinsurance companies that could be asked to pay more than half of all claims attached to a string of Atlantic hurricanes, Mexico earthquakes, California wildfires and winter 70

December 28, 2017 11:33 PM Airbus Firms Big Indigo Jet Order

Record-setting order for 430 jets from four carriers is valued at $49.5 billion before discounts Airbus SE said Thursday it had completed a record-setting order for 430 jets from four airlines linked to a U.S. private-equity firm, narrowing the gap opened up by rival Boeing Co. on new plane deals in 2017. The European plane maker booked the order first 57

December 17, 2017 9:40 PM SpaceX capsule back at space station with pre-Christmas haul

A recycled SpaceX capsule is back at the International Space Station, just in time for Christmas. NASA astronauts used the space station's big robot arm to grab the Dragon capsule out of orbit Sunday. It's the second visit for this particular supply ship, which made a delivery for NASA back in 2015 as well, and only the second time a Dragon has had a repeat 57

December 16, 2017 6:42 PM U.S. Insurers Win ‘Bermuda Loophole’ Fight

Industry lobbied to close loophole making it easier for companies to move offshore to low-tax locales Big U.S. property-casualty insurers succeeded in closing what they say is a loophole permitting rivals to rack up profits and move jobs to Bermuda, Switzerland and other low-tax locales, according to lobbyists for both sides. The U.S. carriers have spent 53

December 14, 2017 8:48 AM In major shift, Rakuten plots to become Japan's No. 4 wireless carrier

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten Inc said it would apply for a 4G mobile license, aiming to become the country’s fourth major wireless carrier in a strategic shift that had analysts warning of an uphill battle to gain customers. Rakuten, which operates one of Japan’s most popular shopping websites, said it hoped to gain a new engine 48

November 19, 2017 10:06 AM Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline

Nov. 6: After a campaign of public insults against Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Mugabe fires his longtime deputy, later accusing him of plotting to take power via witchcraft. Mnangagwa flees the country. Nov 13: Army commander Constantino Chiwenga issues a rare public rebuke, saying the military won't hesitate to "step in" to calm political tensions 125

November 15, 2017 9:35 AM Airbus, Boeing Seal More Than $75 Billion in Plane Orders

Deals, secured at Dubai Airshow, come amid growth in low-cost airlines Airbus SE and Boeing Co. secured more than $75 billion in single-aisle plane commitments Wednesday, demonstrating unrelenting appetite for their most popular planes from discount carriers as the airlines lock in deals to support growth for years to come. Airbus secured what it called 74

November 12, 2017 4:07 PM On a U.S. Aircraft Carrier Near North Korea, Tension Gives Way to Focus

With limited news exposure, those participating in the region’s biggest display of U.S. naval might in a decade concentrate on their work ABOARD THE USS RONALD REAGAN—Three U.S. aircraft carriers with around 200 jet fighters in total sailed in close formation with several other warships here in the Sea of Japan on Sunday, the largest display of U.S. naval 70

November 11, 2017 2:11 AM US, S. Korea start drills in show of force against N. Korea

SEOUL, South Korea – The United States and South Korea have started joint naval drills that will involve three U.S. aircraft carriers in what military officials describe as a clear warning to North Korea. The four-day drills that began Saturday in waters off South Korea's eastern coast come as President Donald Trump continues a visit to Asia that has been dominated 60

November 2, 2017 7:26 AM AirlineRatings names 'most excellent' airlines for 2018

Francesca Street, CNN • Updated 2nd November 2017 Air New Zealand gets regular kudos for innovating everything from in-flight services to safety videos, its funky films featuring Hobbits and other famous Kiwis. And now, for the fifth consecutive year, the carrier has come out on top in the annual Airline Excellence Awards, created by Australia-based 62