Bombardier expects increased business jet deliveries to fuel turnaround

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO) said on Thursday it expects to deliver 150 to 155 business aircraft next year, helping the Canadian maker of planes and trains meet an $18 billion revenue target for 2019. FILE PHOTO: A Bombardier logo is pictured during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) at Geneva Airport, Switzerland May 28, 2018. ...

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Wheaton Student Leaders Say Pro-Life African American Speaker Made Them Feel ‘Unsafe’

Students at Wheaton College allege that an African American pro-life activist made them feel “unsafe” and “unheard” as he addressed racial justice and abortion during a campus forum. Ryan Bomberger was invited by Wheaton College Republicans to speak at a campus-event called “Black Lives Matter, In and Outside the Womb.” During the 50-minute presentation, Bomberger spoke about the impact abortions ...

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Smugglers ingested Mexican cartel cash, say Colombia police after arrests

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Dollar banknotes are seen in this photo illustration taken February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez//File Photo BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia has arrested 27 people accused of belonging to four smuggling networks which recruited youths to swallow drug trafficking cash profits and bring them into the South American country from Mexico, the police said on Thursday. The money ...

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Two hamsters rescued after being thrown from moving car

A pair of pet hamsters are in the care of the RSPCA after being thrown from the window of a moving vehicle. The incident in Winchester was witnessed by two children who retrieved the animals, still in their cage, but with obvious injuries. The RSPCA is looking after the hamsters, which have been named Winnie and Chester. The animal charity ...

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Birchbox eyes ‘casual beauty customers’ with Walgreens launch

A customer looks at products from online cosmetics retailer Birchbox at the Birchbox/Walgreens launch in New York City, U.S., December 6, 2018 .ÊREUTERS/Melissa Fares NEW YORK (Reuters) – Online cosmetics retailer Birchbox made its debut inside several Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc stores across the United States on Thursday, one of many e-commerce companies expanding its physical presence to better connect ...

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Lawmakers propose Northern Irish amendment to May’s Brexit deal: BBC

LONDON (Reuters) – Three lawmakers loyal to Prime Minister Theresa May have proposed new Brexit safeguards to give parliament more say on the contentious issue of Northern Ireland, in a bid to help her win a crucial vote to approve the government’s exit deal. May is battling to get her Withdrawal Agreement with the European Union through parliament in a ...

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Tokyo 2020: Fourteen sports to get funding boost from Aspiration Fund

Great Britain came third in the medal table at the 2012 Olympics in London and then second at the 2016 Olympics in Rio Fourteen Olympic and Paralympic sports have received investment from the new £3m Aspiration Fund to help support their ambitions for Tokyo 2020. The government-backed Aspiration Fund was announced in October this year and aims to support those ...

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Noble Group’s $3.5 billion restructuring at risk as authorities block new listing

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Noble Group’s (NOBG.SI) $3.5 billion debt rescue plan was thrown into doubt on Thursday when Singapore authorities said they would block the re-listing of shares in what was once Asia’s top commodity trader. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Photo of Noble Group logo at investor event from August 2015/File Photo/File Photo Singapore regulators took the decision after reviewing ...

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