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Why 4 Airlines Could Actually Benefit From the 737 MAX Grounding

As is so very typical on Wall Street, the minute that President Trump ordered Boeing's 737 MAX out of the air and grounded, the analysts on Wall Street started to ...
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This Is the City With the Most Aggressive Drivers

Speeding. Hard braking. Rapid acceleration. These are the hallmarks of aggressive driving, and the number of people who exhibit this kind of behavior varies sharply from city to city. However, ...
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Most Airplanes Get Hit by Lightning Once a Year

The last airplane disaster that has been directly attributed to the plane being struck by lightning occurred in Germany in 1988. On Tuesday, a Delta flight from Milwaukee to Atlanta ...
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7 Aircraft Disasters Caused by Lightning Strikes

A Delta Air Lines flight from Milwaukee to Atlanta made an emergency landing in Chattanooga Tuesday after the airplane was struck by lightning. The plane and all 164 people on ...
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Southwest Airlines vs Mechanics: How Much Is It Costing Investors?

Early Wednesday morning, Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) filed a statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) raising its estimated year-over-year revenue decline in the first quarter of ...
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US Traffic Deaths Above 40,000 for Third Year: Sharp Swings From State to State

According to information from the National Safety Council (NSC), traffic deaths were down very slightly in 2018 but were above 40,000 for the third straight year. Another 4.5 million people ...
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Cell Phone Use Killed Almost 1000 Drivers

Eight hundred drivers, and maybe more, died in 2017 because of the distractions caused by the use of cell phones. Additionally, the number of people who are endangered by cell ...
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Wait Times at 11 of America’s Largest Airports Top 20 Minutes as Shutdown Continues

In a joint statement, the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA), Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) and Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) said they were concerned about the effects of ...
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4 Top Deutsche Bank US Transportation Stock Picks With Big 2019 Upside Potential

The old Wall Street axiom that “The market will follow the transportation stocks” has very often been proved to be true, and the reason is simple. Whether by truck, train ...
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TSA Walkout at 10 Biggest Airports Would Ground a Third of All Flights

The partial shutdown of the federal government has left Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) workers without paychecks. The government agency has about 47,000 Transportation Security Officers who provide airport security. More ...
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With Global Shipping Skyrocketing, 5 Stocks Under $10 to Buy Now

President Trump, despite his many warts, has delivered on many of his campaign promises, and one of the biggest was to make the United States energy independent. In fact, in ...
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Why FedEx’s Earnings Beat Was Not Enough

When FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday, the company said that it had $4.03 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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What to Expect When FedEx Reports After the Close

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is set to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are calling for $3.94 in earnings per share ...
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Virgin Trains Files For IPO

Virgin Trains filed a form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing although the offering ...
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Despite Falling Prices, Gas Most Expensive in Four Years

Gasoline prices have dropped for five straight weeks, pushing the national average cost of a gallon of regular gasoline down to around $2.62 a gallon early Monday morning. By Thanksgiving ...
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