Feds opt for 'interim' Super Hornet jets

Canada intends to buy the 18 Super Hornets outright, as opposed to leasing them or purchasing them with a buyback provision, a source familiar with the matter said. In 2010, it ordered 65 of the aircraft but reversed the deal a year ago because of ex... More..

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Fed Minutes: Get Ready for Higher Interest Rates
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Fed Minutes: Get Ready for Higher Interest Rates

The Fed is widely expected to raise rates at the next FOMC meeting, which is scheduled for December 13th and 14th. Japan's top currency diplomat Masatsugu Asakawa said there will be no change to Japan's curre...More..

Magnitude 5.6 quake strikes off coast of Japan
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Magnitude 5.6 quake strikes off coast of Japan

In March 2011, a 9.0-magnitude offshore quake triggered a 46-foot tsunami that hit Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant, leading to the leakage of radioactive materials and the shutdown of the plant. "Sea leve...More..

Holiday travelers clog Arizona roads, airport
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Holiday travelers clog Arizona roads, airport

AAA travel forecasts are calling 2016 the business Thanksgiving travel weekend since the recent recession. "Pack smart, know what you're carrying versus what you're going to be checking", said Rob Yingling, a...More..

People's Bank of China raised exchange rate of yuan
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

People's Bank of China raised exchange rate of yuan

Chinese citizens usually increase purchases of foreign currencies , especially United States dollars, at the end of a year as they plan for overseas travels during the upcoming Spring Festival holiday. Betting...More..

Fidelity Investments' Ned Johnson to retire
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Fidelity Investments' Ned Johnson to retire

He has been chairman of Fidelity since 1977, the same year he became chief executive. During his almost 40-year run as chairman of Boston-based Fidelity, Johnson turned the family-controlled company into a mu...More..