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SpaceX launch NASA TESS on a Falcon 9 rocket

[The stream is usually slated to start at 6:30 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at which time.] SpaceX is usually set to launch Wednesday evening through Florida in its latest mission for NASA, launching a brand-new planet-hunting satellite into orbit around the Earth. Elon Musk’s rocket company will livestream the 6:51 ...

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Zuckerberg should look to Starbucks CEO on how to handle a crisis

Facebook executives should look to Starbucks leadership on how to handle a company crisis, Yale management guru Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC on Wednesday. Starbucks is usually generating quick as well as clear alterations following outrage over the arrests of two black men at one of its cafes in Philadelphia last week. Meanwhile, Facebook took days to deal with the fallout ...

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China slaps anti-dumping measures on some synthetic rubber imports

China will impose temporary anti-dumping measures on halogenated butyl rubber imported by the United States, European Union as well as also Singapore, the commerce ministry said on Thursday. The anti-dumping measures will be effective by April 20, the ministry said. Exxon Mobil Corp is actually among companies within the list affected by the rubber duties.

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Nestle confirms outlook as volume growth picks up

Jason Adlen | Bloomberg | Getty Images Bars of original KitKat chocolate, produced by Nestle SA. Food group Nestle confirmed its full-year guidance after organic sales growth accelerated to 2.8 percent inside the first quarter of 2018, helped by improving volumes. Packaged food companies have seen their sales slow as consumers prefer fresh foods, deemed healthier along with more natural, ...

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ABB automation is actually growing

Swiss engineering giant ABB is actually seeing strong growth momentum in developing markets ranging via Asia to Africa, the president along with chief executive told CNBC Thursday. “Asia, Middle East along with Africa is actually definitely performing very well,” ABB’s Ulrich Spiesshofer told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe” Thursday, following the company’s first-quarter earnings report of which showed a 20 percent ...

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A look inside game developer King’s Barcelona offices

During a tour of the office, Aïda Figuerola, global events at King told CNBC that will every floor “has its own kitchen, its own games area along with its own flavor,” while themes tailor to certain areas according to their needs. As a company, King worked closely with all of the teams in Barcelona, in order to provide them that ...

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BE-4 will be able to launch 100 missions

“of which’s why we’ve spent so much time in developing of which, over seven years developing of which engine, to make the item reusable,” Smith said. “of which engine will actually perform 100 starts — 100 full missions of which we’d actually be able to go do,” Smith said. BE-4 is usually built for Blue Origin’s coming brand-new Glenn rocket. ...

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Passengers fail to wear oxygen masks properly aboard Southwest flight

The masks provide oxygen to passengers in emergencies up to 40,000 feet, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. When cabin pressure drops in a plane, passengers need the masks in order to receive a sufficient flow of oxygen. The masks prevent hypoxia, when the body lacks enough oxygen to maintain normal physiological function. A mask will work for a short ...

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