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16 September 2017 3:19 AM Election 2017 live: Greens want early capital gains tax

With less than a week to go until the election, Greens leader James Shaw has reopened the capital gains tax debate by saying he would argue in any coalition negotiations with Labour for a capital gains tax in their first term. In an interview with Corin Dann on TVNZ's Q+A, Shaw said the Greens would push Labour to enact a capital gains tax in its first 28

14 September 2017 1:00 PM AppGuard secures $30 million in Series B funding

The cybersecurity firm will use the cash to complete the acquisition of KeepTree. AppGuard has closed a Series B funding round, securing $30 million to increase growth in the enterprise and SMB markets. On Thursday, AppGuard said the latest financing round, led by Japan's JTB Corporation, has raised enough to complete the acquisition of KeepTree, first 123

11 September 2017 9:56 PM Husband's devastating final call from 9/11 Flight 175

Moments before United Airlines Flight 175 slammed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, Brian Sweeney made a phone call to his wife from the back of the plane. Seeing that the situation was unlilely to be resolved happily, the 38-year-old pilot and US Defense contractor wanted to make contact with the woman he loved most – but unfortunately 72

11 September 2017 12:40 AM Irma Batters Central Florida After Moving Inland

Large waves produced by Hurricane Irma crash into the end of a pier Sunday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. At the same time this photo was being taken, the hurricane was making landfall in the Florida Keys as a Category 4 storm. Hurricane Irma has weakened to a Category 2 hurricane with winds of 100 mph, after making landfall for a second time Sunday. The storm 33

11 September 2017 12:40 AM The Latest: 3rd construction crane falls to Irma’s winds

A third construction crane has toppled in Florida in the powerful winds of Hurricane Irma. Officials say it happened at a project on Fort Lauderdale beach during the storm Sunday. Officials with developer The Related Group told the Sun-Sentinel the crane collapse caused no injuries and did not appear to damage anything else. Two other cranes toppled 96

7 September 2017 10:34 AM More Airbus XWB aircraft for United

United Airlines has increased the number of Airbus A350 XWB aircraft it will bring into its fleet, updating and expanding its previously existing order for 35 A350-1000 to 45 A350-900 widebody aircraft to replace older, less efficient aircraft, supporting future growth at the airline. The A350-900 is the cornerstone member of the A350XWB (Xtra Wide-Body) 54

6 September 2017 5:23 PM Hurricane Irma: Everything you need to know

Hurricane Irma is forecast to remain a dangerous storm, in the top two categories for hurricane power, for at least two days. It has already battered a number of islands in the Caribbean - but how dangerous is it, and where will it go next? Hurricane Irma is making headlines as the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade. It took that title once its wind speeds 50

6 September 2017 1:50 AM Hurricane Irma is now so strong it's registering on devices designed to detect earthquakes as tropical storm Jose forms BEHIND IT and thousands start panic buying across Florida

Hurricane Irma is now so powerful it is registering on devices designed to detect earthquakes. Scientists started picking up background noise from the storm on their earthquake-detecting seismometers as Irma strengthened into a Category 5 storm on Tuesday. Winds causing trees to move and crashing ocean waves caused by Irma is what made it possible for the earthquake 41

31 August 2017 1:48 PM Dad sits next to pop star Nick Jonas on flight – then goes viral for THIS reason

The passenger was flying first class on a Delta Airlines flight when he noticed there was a lot of commotion surrounding the passenger next to him. Not understanding her old man’s random pop-culture question, the text exchange started out very calmly. Deanna Hall, a student from the University of South Florida, replied: “A famous singer. I love him. He was a part of the Jonas 42

27 August 2017 9:26 PM The Latest: Army Corps to open dams to stem Houston flooding

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to begin releasing water into Buffalo Bayou from two flood-control dams on the western outskirts of the city. Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston 39