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9:23 a.m. Oct. 17, 2019 - Associated Press
Alaska to consider changing oil spill regulations State Environmental Conservation Commissioner Jason Brune says he wants to make sure the rules are not outdatedState Environmental Conservation Commissioner Jason Brune says he wants to make sure the rules are not outdated.
6:22 a.m. Oct. 16, 2019 - By Jonathan Clements
Forget recession, here are 50 other things to worry about It’s the little things that should keep us up at nightIt’s the little things that should keep us up at night.
6:00 a.m. Oct. 11, 2019 - By Lina Saigol
China’s U.K. shopping spree looks shaky Thomas Cook, Pizza Express give Chinese buyers headaches Dozens of Chinese companies poured into Britain to scoop up trophy assets to feed the growing appetite back home for Western brands. Now, some of these deals have run into trouble.
1:33 a.m. Oct. 10, 2019 - Associated Press
Apple removes Hong Kong map app after Chinese criticismApple removed a smartphone app that allows Hong Kong activists to report police movements from its online store Thursday after an official Chinese newspaper accused the company of facilitating illegal behavior.
7:39 a.m. Oct. 8, 2019 - Barrons.com
European Airlines Descend Despite EasyJet Profit Boost European airline stocks nosedived on Tuesday despite easyJet upgrading its profit guidance for the year.
2:20 p.m. Oct. 3, 2019 - Associated Press
Barr wants Facebook to give authorities access to encrypted messaging Law enforcement wants ability to access, but experts say that opens doors for insecure systemsU.S. Attorney General William Barr and other U.S., U.K. and Australian officials are pressing Facebook to give authorities a way to read encrypted messages sent by users, re-igniting tensions between tech companies and law enforcement.
5:08 a.m. Oct. 2, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
Companies are too slow with shift to carbon neutral, say investors with $35 trillion at stake Climate Action 100+ report card finds that only 9% of the most polluting companies are aligned with 2 degree warming targetsThe major investor-led Climate Action 100+ report on 161 companies found that 70% have long-term emissions reduction plans, but just 9% have targets that are in line with or go beyond the minimum goal of the Paris Agreement.
5:03 a.m. Sept. 24, 2019 - Barrons.com
Carnival Reports Earnings Thursday. Here’s What to Expect. The U.S. cruise operator’s pricing in several regions has been soft, analysts say. New U.S. travel restrictions to Cuba, including a ban on cruises, is also hurting business.
12:26 p.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - By Callum Keown
These stocks could profit from the collapse of the package-holiday provider Thomas Cook Watch how rivals Tui and Jet2 as well as On the Beach respondWatch how rivals Tui and Jet2 as well as On The Beach respond.
11:58 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - By Steve Goldstein
These brilliant posters tell the tale of Thomas Cook’s storied 178-year historyThe collapse of Thomas Cook Group marks the end of a tour operator that has been around since 1841. When the company celebrated its 175th birthday, Thomas Cook released travel posters and related photos and videos illustrating its journey, including this one from 1919 which touted it was the first to offer ‘pleasure trips by air.’
11:08 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - Barrons.com
Thomas Cook’s Demise Could Be Good for Travel Stocks The travel firm’s sudden liquidation could boost airlines, cruise lines, and other travel firms.
7:29 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - Barrons.com
Carnival Cruises to See Modest Benefit After Collapse of Thomas Cook, Analysts Say The fallout from the liquidation of U.K.-based Thomas Cook Group “could be a modest near-term positive” for the Carnival cruise operator, according to a research note.
4:59 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - By Steve Goldstein
Europe stock slump on growth fears; Thomas Cook rivals surgeEuropean stocks slump on Monday on concerns over the region’s faltering growth, while rivals to Thomas Cook surged in the wake of the travel company’s collapse.
4:36 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - Barrons.com
Travel Giant Thomas Cook Collapses, Sending Rival Tui and Low-Cost Airlines Higher Travel operator Tui and low cost airlines soared on Monday after Britain’s oldest travel agent Thomas Cook collapsed.
4:02 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - Associated Press
The latest on Thomas Cook’s collapse as nearly 30,000 stranded in SpainThe latest on the collapse of British tour company Thomas Cook
10:46 p.m. Sept. 22, 2019 - By Associated Press
Chinese stocks skid amid increased trade tensions Nikkei closed for holiday; Australia gainsStocks got a downbeat start to the week as investors kept a wary eye on tensions with Iran and on signals from China and the U.S. on prospects for a resolution of their tariffs war.
6:58 p.m. Sept. 22, 2019 - By P.R. Venkat
Thomas Cook enters compulsory liquidation, canceling all hotel bookings and flights Civil Aviation Authority to assist customers currently overseas and those in the U.K. with bookingsThomas Cook Group PLC said it has entered into compulsory liquidation and is now under the control of the official receiver.
7:29 a.m. Sept. 20, 2019 - Barrons.com
Britain’s Oldest Travel Agent Thomas Cook Is in Danger of Collapse One of the world’s oldest travel agents is scrambling to secure a further £200 million to survive.
10:34 a.m. Sept. 19, 2019 - By Andrea Park
Good Company: Ker & Downey Africa’s Focus on Sustainable TourismThe firm offers luxury adventure experiences that allow visitors to give back to local communities 
6:47 a.m. Sept. 16, 2019 - By Brett Arends
Is the new iPhone 11 too big? Here’s the real reason Apple hasn’t launched a pocket-sized device Those jonesing for a smaller iPhone may be out of luck, experts sayThose jonesing for a smaller iPhone may be out of luck, experts say.
4:38 a.m. Sept. 11, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
Demand for climate-proofed portfolios was a key proxy-season theme this year 2019 sees record levels of shareholder and mutual-fund support for environmental concerns — and increased action to head off proxy votes Shareholder support for climate-related resolutions climbed to an all-time high of 30% in the latest proxy round.
10:27 a.m. Sept. 7, 2019 - Barrons.com
How to Fix the Global Retirement Crisis With life spans getting longer, pressure is mounting to find ways to help people grow older with dignity, without bankrupting governments or overburdening the young. What the U.S. can learn from Japan, Australia, Sweden, and China.
3:46 a.m. Aug. 28, 2019 - By Callum Keown
Pound plunges as Boris Johnson’s bid to suspend Parliament raises no-deal Brexit fearsThe pound plummeted on Wednesday as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out plans to suspend Parliament, slashing MPs’ hopes of blocking a no-deal Brexit.
2:07 a.m. Aug. 28, 2019 - By Callum Keown
European stocks slide as bond market issues recession warning European markets slid on Wednesday as investors fears grew amid the U.S.-China trade war and the risk of a recession.
12:18 p.m. Aug. 27, 2019 - By Joslyn Brenton
Stop shaming parents for not cooking more meals at home If only it were as simple as buying an Instant PotIf only it were as simple as buying an Instant Pot.
3:23 a.m. Aug. 19, 2019 - By Steve Goldstein
Stimulus chatter lifts U.K. stocks British stocks on Monday got a lift from global chatter of stimulus in light trade.
12:20 p.m. Aug. 17, 2019 - By Myra P. Saefong
Copper trades near a 2-year low, but ‘birth of an epic bull market’ draws nearCopper recently touched its lowest price level in more than two years but as supplies of the red metal tighten, analysts think commodities traders could overcome concerns about the economy, prompting prices for the industrial metal to move higher.
9:02 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019 - By Quentin Fottrell
I have driven 2 hours to visit my elderly parents twice a week for 10 years — shouldn’t I receive compensation? ‘I’ve spent the equivalent of three years of 40-hour work weeks visiting our parents, running errands and commuting’‘I’ve spent the equivalent of three years of 40-hour work weeks visiting our parents, running errands and commuting.’
3:00 a.m. Aug. 16, 2019 - Barrons.com
Copper Prices May Take Off as Supply Tightens Sentiment for copper may turn bullish as the market shrugs off concerns about the slowing global economy and the China-U.S. trade war.
3:53 p.m. Aug. 4, 2019 - By Mike Murphy
Apple and Goldman’s new credit card can’t be used to buy cryptocurrencies Apple Card could be launched later this monthApple Card likely to be launched in the coming weeks; lottery tickets and money transfers also a no-no.
7:53 a.m. July 31, 2019 - By Andrea Park
Worldwise: Chef Nickolas Martinez’s Favorite Things Around the WorldThe 2nd Arrondissement in Paris, his Oris 65 diver watch, Chicago-style beef at Portillos, and more
3:14 p.m. July 18, 2019 - Associated Press
EPA refuses to ban pesticide linked to brain damage Agency says environmentalists did not prove ban was neededThe Environmental Protection Agency rejected a key legal challenge Thursday to a pesticide linked to brain damage in children, saying environmental groups had failed to prove that a ban was warranted.
3:48 a.m. July 12, 2019 - By Callum Keown
London markets gain as Fed rate cut optimism boosts global stocks The theme of central banks strongly considering the loosening of monetary policy continues to boost global stocks.London stocks continued to rally on Friday as the heightened prospect of Federal Reserve rate cuts swept optimism across global markets.
2:17 a.m. July 12, 2019 - By Callum Keown
European market rally continues but German stocks hit by Daimler profit warningEuropean markets edged higher on further signs of a Federal Reserve rate cut but the DAX struggled after a damaging profit warning from German car giant Daimler.
11:01 p.m. July 11, 2019 - MarketWatch
Thomas Cook warns on second-half earningsThomas Cook Group PLC (TCG.LN) said Friday that it still expects underlying earnings for the second half of 2019 to be behind the prior year, as it confirmed talks over a recapitalization. The U.K. travel group said it expects underlying earnings before interest and taxes in the second half to be behind the year-earlier period, hit by an uncertain consumer environment, particularly in the U.K.
9:32 a.m. July 5, 2019 - Barrons.com
Week’s Best: Is Bitcoin Back? Here’s a roundup of the top stories at Barron’s Advisor this week.
6:00 a.m. July 1, 2019 - By Emily Bary
Apple called biggest winner of U.S.-China trade deal, stock paces Dow gainers Resolution to China trade tensions could boost Apple’s stock price by $20 to $25 in coming months, per analystTrade developments help remove “the biggest risk on the Apple story (for now),” writes an analyst.
11:24 a.m. June 28, 2019 - Barrons.com
Apple Moves Mac Pro Production to China The $6,000 desktop computer had been the company’s only major device assembled in the U.S.
9:15 a.m. June 25, 2019 - Barrons.com
Starbucks, Chipotle, and 4 Other Restaurant Stocks to Buy as Technology Continues to Drive Change Big, well-capitalized players are leading the charge in areas of the restaurant industry with the biggest potential for growth, Credit Suisse says.
1:45 p.m. June 20, 2019 - Associated Press
British Treasury chief again warns of dangers of ‘no-deal’ Brexit Philip Hammond says no-deal exit risks economy, breakup of U.K.Britain’s Treasury chief urged those seeking to be Britain’s next leader to be honest with the public and spell out what they would do if their plans for leaving the European Union falter.
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