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Why airlines are raising baggage fees — and charging you more at the airport
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Why airlines are raising baggage fees — and charging you more at the airport

Travelers arrive for flights at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on March 16, 2021. Scott Olson | Getty Images News | Getty Images Airlines are raising their prices to check a bag — again. Just how much you it will cost you, however, depends on when you pay for the service. United Airlines, American Airlines […]

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Carvana stock surges on first annual profit, pair of analyst upgrades
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Carvana stock surges on first annual profit, pair of analyst upgrades

Vehicles are seen on a display at a Carvana dealership on February 20, 2023 in Austin, Texas. Brandon Bell | Getty Images Carvana shares surged 30% Friday morning after posting its first-ever annual profit and receiving a pair of upgrades by Wall Street analysts. The used-car retailer has been trimming inventory and expenses as it […]

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New sickle cell gene therapies are a breakthrough, but solving how to pay their high prices is a struggle
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New sickle cell gene therapies are a breakthrough, but solving how to pay their high prices is a struggle

Blood sample of patient positive tested for sickle cell. Kitsawet Saethao | Istock | Getty Images The approval of two gene therapies to treat sickle cell disease has given hope to patients who suffer from the debilitating disease, which overwhelmingly affects Black people and people of color. Health officials now face a challenge in finding […]

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Intuitive Machines jumps in wild trading after moon landing
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Intuitive Machines jumps in wild trading after moon landing

Intuitive Machines’ Nova-C lunar lander on display at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. NASA Shares of Intuitive Machines jumped in early trading on Friday after the company’s successful first moon landing. Intuitive Machines’ cargo moon lander, “Odysseus,” became the first privately developed spacecraft to land on the lunar surface on Thursday – as well as […]

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Warner Bros. Discovery misses estimates for revenue and profit but boosts free cash flow
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Warner Bros. Discovery misses estimates for revenue and profit but boosts free cash flow

The exterior of the Warner Bros. Discovery Atlanta campus is pictured after the Writers Guild of America began their strike against the Alliance of Motion Pictures and Television Producers, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. May 2, 2023. Alyssa Pointer | Reuters Warner Bros. Discovery missed analyst targets for both profit and revenue in the fourth quarter but […]

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Watch Intuitive Machines attempt the first U.S. moon landing in over 50 years
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Watch Intuitive Machines attempt the first U.S. moon landing in over 50 years

The livestream above is slated to begin at 5 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you don’t see a player at that time. Lunar company Intuitive Machines is going for history on Thursday as it attempts to reach the moon’s surface in what would be the first American lunar landing since the Apollo era. […]

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Capital One’s acquisition has .4 billion breakup fee if rival bid emerges, but none if regulators kill deal
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Capital One’s acquisition has $1.4 billion breakup fee if rival bid emerges, but none if regulators kill deal

Capital One headquarters in McLean, Virginia on February 20, 2024.  Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images Capital One‘s blockbuster takeover proposal for Discover Financial includes a $1.38 billion breakup fee if Discover decides to go with another buyer, but no such fee if U.S. regulators kill the deal, people with knowledge of the matter […]

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Rivian and Lucid shares plunge after weak EV earnings reports
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Rivian and Lucid shares plunge after weak EV earnings reports

A Rivian electric truck sits parked in front of a Rivian service center on August 08, 2023 in South San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Shares of electric vehicle makers Rivian and Lucid plummeted Thursday after the companies reported disappointing results and stagnant production in their fourth quarter earnings after the bell Wednesday. […]

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Existing home sales rose 3% to start the year, but higher mortgage rates are already hurting
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Existing home sales rose 3% to start the year, but higher mortgage rates are already hurting

A real estate agent walks into a home for sale in Lancaster, Ohio. Ty Wright | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sales of previously owned homes rose 3.1% in January to 4 million units on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis, according to the National Association of Realtors. Sales were down 1.7% year over year. The count […]

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Intuitive Machines stock has surged 300%. How Wall Street reads the moon-fueled rally
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Intuitive Machines stock has surged 300%. How Wall Street reads the moon-fueled rally

Intuitive Machines’ Nova-C lander “Odysseus” deploys from the upper stage of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket to begin the IM-1 mission. NASA TV Much like Intuitive Machines’ spacecraft, its stock has been flying to the moon the past week. In a little over a month since hitting all-time lows, and with its IM-1 mission on the […]

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