economy

South Korean officials are expected to make a ‘major announcement’ from the White House — and it could signal the next steps in talks with North Korea

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump teased a “major announcement” to be delivered by South Korean officials at the White House on Thursday. During their talks with Trump administration officials this week, a South Korean delegation passed along a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, signaling forward movement in …

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Meet the youngest billionaires in the world, Norwegian sisters who are worth nearly $1.5 billion each and love horses, high fashion, and exotic travel

The world’s youngest billionaires are Alexandra and Katharina Andresen, Norwegian sisters who own part of an old family company, Ferd. The Andresen sisters are just 21 and 22 years old, but they’re each worth nearly $1.5 billion. Alexandra is an accomplished equestrian rider and Katharina is college student and an intern …

economy

Republicans are going all out to try to stop Trump’s new economic policy

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters More than 100 House Republicans wrote a letter to President Donald Trump asking him to rethink his proposed tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum. They join a growing chorus of Republican lawmakers urging the president to change his mind on the tariffs. House Republicans are stepping up …

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Babies who look like their dads are more likely to be healthy, according to a new study

Aditya Romansa / Unsplash New research has found that babies who spend more time with their fathers are healthier one year later. If the baby resembles their dad, then they are more likely to spend time together. The researchers suggest it could be something to do with certainty over their …

economy

Boeing just won a major victory over Airbus by poaching one of its key US customers (HA, BA, GE)

Hawaiian Hawaiian Airlines has ordered 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners worth as much as $2.82 billion at list prices. Boeing and Hawaiian also agreed to an option for 10 additional Dreamliners. Hawaiian confirmed that it has canceled its order for six Airbus A330-800neo airliners. Hawaiian Airlines has agreed to order 10 …