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Hawaiian Airlines was the most punctual airline in the US for 2018: DOT

Hawaiian Airlines was the most punctual airline in the US for 2018: DOTWhen it comes to air travel in the US, 2018 was a good year with fewer people getting bumped from their flight and fewer onboard animal-related incidents. On the other hand, the rate of baggage mishandling and tarmac delays increased last year. 



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Anti-Semitic killings in 2018 'highest' in decades: Israel

Anti-Semitic killings in 2018 'highest' in decades: IsraelThe number of Jews murdered in anti-Semitic attacks around the world in 2018 reached its “highest” level in decades after a mass shooting at a US synagogue, an Israeli government report said Sunday. A total of 13 Jews were killed in three separate attacks over the year, according to the 2018 Global anti-Semitism Report released on International Holocaust Remembrance Day. A gunman shot dead 11 people at a synagogue in the US city of Pittsburgh in October in America’s deadliest ever anti-Semitic attack.



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Report: China population growth continued to slow in 2018

Report: China population growth continued to slow in 2018BEIJING (AP) — China's population growth rate continued to slow in 2018, spelling possible trouble ahead as a swelling number of retirees pushes up against a shrinking labor pool.



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Every Angle of the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S

Every Angle of the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S



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These 6 vehicles were the hottest-selling cars of 2018: Jeep, Toyota, Tesla make the list

These 6 vehicles were the hottest-selling cars of 2018: Jeep, Toyota, Tesla make the listSo it should come as no surprise that four of the six vehicles on our list of the hottest selling models of 2018 are SUVs or crossovers.



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US auto sales falter in 2018 as consumers abandon small cars

US auto sales falter in 2018 as consumers abandon small carsAuto makers announced their end-of-year US sales totals Thursday, showing a slowing market even as Americans’ demand for more expensive SUVs and trucks drove up prices. With low unemployment levels and a strong economy, America’s big three auto makers reported a mixed picture. GM and Ford notched declines.



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Taiwan rebuffs China tourist snub with record 2018 arrivals

Taiwan rebuffs China tourist snub with record 2018 arrivalsA record 11 million tourists have visited Taiwan in 2018, the government said Monday, a boon for the island as it courts holidaymakers across Asia to make up for a shortfall from China. The number of Chinese mainlanders visiting Taiwan has dropped dramatically since the 2016 election of president Tsai Ing-wen who has refused to acknowledge Beijing’s stance that the island is part of “one China”. Beijing still sees Taiwan as part of its territory to be reunified, despite the two sides being ruled separately since the end of a civil war on the mainland in 1949.



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Emerging Markets at Mercy of Trade and Fed After Painful 2018

Emerging Markets at Mercy of Trade and Fed After Painful 2018The tweet in question this week is President Donald Trump’s declaration that “big progress” is being made toward a deal between the U.S. and China, and it may spur gains across emerging markets. “Emerging markets have been particularly hard hit so I expect to see a relief bounce in January,” said Tarek Fadlallah, the Dubai-based chief executive officer at Nomura Asset Management Middle East.



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Dozens of cities in eastern, southern US set new rainfall records in 2018

Dozens of cities in eastern, southern US set new rainfall records in 2018Rainfall records were shattered across the eastern and southern United States during 2018, but what led to such a persistently wet year?



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Trump closes out 2018 with a litany of complaints

Trump closes out 2018 with a litany of complaintsThe president spends New Year's Eve on his favorite social media platform.



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