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  1. Apple-Driven Stock Slump Shows U.S. Fortunes Tied to - Fab Five'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Apple Inc.'s pull on benchmark U.S. stock indexes yesterday shows how much "Fab Five" companies are now responsible for the market's performance, according to Peter Boockvar, chief market analyst at Lindsey Group LLC. The attached chart shows how the five -- Amazon.com Inc., Apple, Facebook Inc., Google Inc. and Netflix Inc., identified by Boockvar in an e-mail yesterday -- compare with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index this year.

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  2. Grillers Rejoice as U.S. Shale Boom Sends Propane to 13-Year LowRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Propane inventories have soared to the highest seasonal level in more than 30 years, sending prices in Texas to a 13- year low and forcing sellers in Canada to pay people to take it away. The bargain-basement price is a byproduct of the U.S. shale boom, as record production of natural gas has doubled the supply of propane, commonly used for heating, crop-drying and cooking.

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  3. Grillers Rejoice as U.S. Shale Boom Sends Propane to 13-Year LowRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Propane inventories have soared to the highest seasonal level in more than 30 years, sending prices in Texas to a 13- year low and forcing sellers in Canada to pay people to take it away. The bargain-basement price is a byproduct of the U.S. shale boom, as record production of natural gas has doubled the supply of propane, commonly used for heating, crop-drying and cooking.

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  4. "Let's just say if I were one of the companies involved, I'd have a backup plan."Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Bloomberg

    While big businesses might be able to provide some financing themselves, an expiration of Ex-Im's charter would hamstring small businesses, advocates say. The U.S. Export-Import Bank is likely to lose at least temporarily its authority to support U.S. companies such as Boeing Co.

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  5. Boeing Sees Airlines Craving Longest-Ever Narrow-Body PlaneRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Boeing Co. is considering the largest-ever narrow-body jetliner to fill a void in the commercial aircraft market left when production of the 757 model ended a decade ago.

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  6. U.S. Mulls F-35 Order at Fastest Fighter Output Since 1980sRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    While the plan would require U.S. lawmakers' approval, the so-called block buy wouldn't face the same congressional scrutiny as a multi-year procurement. That's typically the stage at which an aircraft leaves the development phase and enters full-rate production.

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  7. Europe's Money-Pit A400M Plane in Crisis Again After Spain CrashRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    As Europe's most expensive defense program, the Airbus Group NV's A400M military transport aircraft has one major advantage keeping it going: it's too big to fail. A fatal crash near the A400M plant in Seville last weekend has plunged a program already plagued by cost overruns and delays back into crisis.

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  8. Cessna Luxury Jet on Drawing Boards Signals Textron ReboundRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Growth is back in focus at Textron, which makes Cessnas, Bell helicopters and E-Z-Go golf carts. Scott Donnelly, chief executive officer of the $12.6 billion manufacturer, is investing in new products and making acquisitions to boost profit.

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  9. Airbus A400M Grounded Across Europe After Fatal CrashRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Britain's Royal Air Force and Germany's Luftwaffe both said they'd pause operations until more information is available on the cause of the crash, which a German media report suggested may have been engine failure. The aircraft that went down on Saturday was several minutes into a test flight before being delivered to Turkey.

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  10. Airbus A400M Stays on Ground Across Europe After Fatal CrashRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Britain's Royal Air Force and Germany's Luftwaffe both said they'd pause operations of the plane until the reasons for the crash become clear. The aircraft that went down on Saturday was several minutes into a first test flight before being delivered to Turkey.

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  11. Airbus A400M Military Aircraft Crashes on Takeoff in SpainRead the original story

    May 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Among the six people on the plane, all Spanish employees of Airbus, four were killed and two seriously injured, an official for the Spanish government office in the region of Andalusia said. The accident occurred about 1 p.m. local time, about 1 mile north of Seville's San Pablo Airport.

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  12. SpaceX Is Profitable With Musk Pulling In NASA Contracts and Google CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp. , stands for a photograph at the unveiling of the Manned Dragon V2 "Space Taxi" in Hawthorne, California, U.S., on Thursday, May 29, 2014. The Dragon V2 manned space taxi, an upgraded version of the unmanned spacecraft Dragon, will be capable of sending a mix of cargo and up to seven crew members to the International Space Station.

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  13. Israel Lobbies for More Missile Defense Funds Than Obama SoughtRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Bloomberg

    The $317 million wish list that Israeli's missile defense chief gave lawmakers this month is in addition to the $158 million the Pentagon proposed for the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1. The Israeli request would provide first-time production funds for two programs -- David's Sling and Arrow-3. Israel's latest lobbying on Capitol Hill, instead of through the White House and Pentagon, comes at a low point in political relations between the U.S. and Israel over Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's planned speech to Congress on March 3 to derail what he calls an emerging "bad deal" by the Obama administration to curb Iran's nuclear program.

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  14. Musk's SpaceX to Test Reusable Rocket for Mars MissionsRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    He could make history -- and remake the space launch sector -- when new technology that captures spent rocket segments is put to the test for the first time tomorrow. Musk's Space Exploration Technologies Corp. will try to land a Falcon 9 rocket atop an unanchored ocean platform bobbing in the Atlantic Ocean after the missile propels a cargo capsule towards a rendezvous with the International Space Station.

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  15. Musk's SpaceX to Test Reusable Rocket With Mars Mission in SightRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is developing rockets that could be reused, rather than burning up on re-entry to earth's atmosphere, in the belief they'll help drastically reduce the cost of trips to Mars. He could make history -- and remake the space launch sector-- when new technology that captures spent rocket segments is put to the test for the first time, tomorrow.

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  16. India Billionaire's Airline Grounded Over $2.2 Million Fuel BillRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    SpiceJet Ltd. grounded its fleet after Indian oil companies refused to fuel its planes on credit, rebuffing a government request to help the struggling budget carrier. The shares fell.

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