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Qantas retires its oldest aircraft, the City of Canberra 747-400, to Wollongong aviation museum

A Qantas jumbo jet has made history, landing at a regional airport in New South Wales to become the first 747-400 in the world to go on public …

Artemis is building a 4G network in SF to prove its pCell tech works

Image copyright Shutterstock / Max Krasnov.For the last year WebTV creator Steve Perlman has been trying to convince a skeptical wireless industry …

BMW M5/M6 Could Get AWD, X3 and X4 Ms Possible

The Detroit auto show is nothing if not a gabfest—well, it’s also a world-class display of new vehicles—and a conversation between new BMW M chief Franciscus van Meel and <i>Autocar</i> has resulted in some all-wheel-drive news. The tech is something van Meel certainly knows a thing or two about, having …

Elon Musk: Franchise Dealers Possible, Model 3 Cheaper than Bolt

Chevy aimed a shot across Tesla’s bow with the Bolt EV, a family-size concept car unveiled at the 2015 Detroit auto show. But Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk doesn’t seem worried.<p>At the Automotive News World Congress event held during the show, Musk dropped bombshells about the Bolt versus Model 3 …

Cheap oil: Main St. loves it, Wall St. hates it

Cheap oil and gas prices represent the ultimate showdown between Wall Street and Main Street.<p>The average American driver this year will save an estimated $550 on gas, which is now below $2 a gallon at about 40% of U.S. stations.<p>Most analysts believe prices will remain depressed for the foreseeable …

Styrofoam to be banned in New York City beginning July 1

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>Entrepreneur.com</i><i>.</i><p>By Kate Taylor, ENTREPRENEUR<p>New Yorkers …

Epic divorce of U.S. oil baron may end after ex-wife deposits check | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sue Ann Arnall, the ex-wife of Oklahoma oil magnate Harold Hamm, has deposited a handwritten $975 million divorce check, Hamm’s lawyer said on Thursday, in a move that may end an epic divorce battle over a fortune worth billions.<p>A divorce settlement check from Harold Hamm, …

Honda Fined $70 Million For Underreporting Deaths And Injuries

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has fined Honda $70 million, for according to NHTSA, "failing to report deaths, injuries, and certain warranty claims to the federal government." NHTSA says Honda failed to report 1,729 death and injury claims tied to their vehicles between …

Get your auto insurance from Google?

Google (GOOG) may open an auto insurance shopping site for users to compare and buy policies.<p>The Internet giant already has regulatory clearance in …

In This Epic Moment, Jimmy Fallon Realizes Nicole Kidman Wanted To Date Him — And That He Blew It

Kidman acknowledged it this week when she was a guest on Fallon's late-night show.<p>The duo remembers the night differently, and, of course, Fallon comes off looking totally oblivious.<p>Here's the basic "he said/she said," according to Fallon and Kidman:<p>Fallon remembers that his friend Rick called him …

Home price data and oil still sliding — 5 things to know today

Good morning, friends and <i>Fortune</i> readers.<p>U.S. stocks look set to open lower today, following declines on Asian and European stock markets. On Monday, …

How to bet on an oil rally

As oil prices plunge to five-year lows, investors have been fleeing energy stocks. While the S&P 500 index had gained 8% in 2014 through mid-December …

Tony Robbins, The CEO Whisperer

“I own you!” Six thousand people—sales executives, marketing pros, software developers, me—are shouting those same three, potent words at a colleague …

How To Sell Almost Anything

My colleague Fred Allen went to a Best Buy store in Manhattan intending to buy an iPad. No sooner had he located the device than an eager salesperson approached and tried to persuade him to buy an extra gadget and a monthly data plan that offered perpetual 4G Internet access. The staffer asked no …

How To Flirt With A Girl • Fractionation Seduction

<b>Learning how to impress a girl may seem hard in the beginning, but it really doesn’t have to be.</b> Funnily enough, learning how to impress a girl …

Watch a Semi-Truck's World Record Jump Over a Lotus F1 Car!

Wanna see a world-record stunt? Something crazy and mind-blowing and death-defying? How does a tractor-trailer breaking the Guinness World Record for jump length tickle you? Oh, and for good measure, a Lotus Formula 1 car. Yeah, that’ll do.<p>So here’s the setup: Mike Ryan, the guy who can race a big …

2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 is a silver arrow aimed at Bentley [w/video]

The Mercedes-Maybach S600 is a car made for a town like Los Angeles, which so thoroughly enjoys excess. We're not only discussing the new car's wildly opulent interior, which is arguably the nicest ever fitted to a car with a Silver Arrow on its nose, but its mechanicals. Mercedes-Benz's engineers …

2016 Audi S6

Ingolstadt improves its sports-sedan sleeper.<p>There are two paths to creating a high-performance sedan. First, install a large and powerful engine under the hood. Then, you can either announce its presence to the world by adding spoilers, fender flares, a body kit, stripes, scoops, and assorted …

The 5 WORST Foods For Your Skin

These bites aren't doing your complexion any favors.<p><i>This article was originally written by Aly Walansky and repurposed with permission from Beauty High.</i><p>You know that phrase "you are what you eat"? It pretty much sums up how your diet affects your complexion. The good news is you can take control of …

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21 Female Entrepreneurs Share Their Surprising Tricks For Getting Ahead At Work

The life of an entrepreneur is not for everyone. It requires the courage to take huge risks and the wisdom to learn from every mistake along the way. …

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

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Fake 8 Hours Of Sleep In 8 Minutes

When life gets in the way of solid snooze time, the first place it shows is on your dial for everybody to see. Want to avoid all that stress? It's important to know the best ways to trick everyone into thinking you switched off the lights well before those a.m. hours rolled around.<p>Ahead, we've …

21 Women On The Simple Act Of Chivalry That Men Don’t Do Enough

We all have certain things that we wish men would bring back into the modern vocabulary of chivalry. But making them “a thing” again is not as hard …

12 Daily Habits of Super-Happy Couples

It really is the little things.<p>You know those couples who are so darn cute all the time? Those people who are so in love and just seem to have it all figured out? <i>What</i> is their secret? Well, it might be simpler than you think. We asked real women and relationship experts to share some of the daily …

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Here's every device getting Android 5.0 Lollipop so far

If you're a die-hard Android fan, you're probably champing at the bit waiting for that Lollipop upgrade -- when will you get it? <i>Are</i> you going to get it? Thankfully for you, a number of companies have already promised to upgrade some of their devices to this candy-flavored OS. Google's Nexus 4, 5, 7 …

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Sennheiser MM30i in-ear headphones w/ mic & remote $30 shipped (orig. $80), more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon has the Sennheiser MM30i in-ear headphones w/ mic and remote for <b>$29.99</b> shipped (matched at Best Buy and B&H). That’s $50 …

Excited for Honda’s S660? A hopped-up S1000 may be on the way as well

There’s still no news about the next-gen Honda S2000, but we might be halfway there.<p>A new report by Motoring suggests that Honda’s upcoming S660 …

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BMW M Performance Parts Revealed for BMW X4

Prior to the Essen Motor Show 2014 at the end of this month, BMW has introduced its line of BMW M Performance parts for the brand new BMW X4 …