Alaska Airlines buys Hawaiian Airlines for $1.9 BILLION – including $900M in net debt

Alaska Airlines has entered an agreement to acquire Hawaiian Airlines for $1.9billion, including $900 million of the carrier’s net debt. According to Sunday’s announcement, Alaska Airlines will acquire Hawaiian Airlines for $18 per share in cash. The airlines say the deal will unlock more destinations throughout the Pacific region, continental United States and globally. The … Read more

The billion dollar reason YOUR catalytic converter was stolen: How underground crime rings steal 600,000 converters a year, recycle them and sell them BACK to metal refineries

Motorists are thought to lose around 600,000 catalytic converters to thieves each year. But have they ever wondered just where the devices end up?  For years, mystery has shrouded widespread theft of the car parts – which are designed to reduce the amount of harmful pollutants a vehicle emits and made from precious metals such … Read more

Woman, 41, who had to move into a VAN after her business collapsed opens up about the ‘shame’ she felt at going ‘broke’: ‘I always thought I’d be a millionaire by 40’

A woman has opened up about feeling ‘ashamed’ after winding up single and homeless during the pandemic while pushing age 40 – and how she ultimately made peace with the trajectory of her life after moving into a van and hitting the road. Annie Wonderlich, 41, spoke to Insider about her transition from the owner … Read more

Moody’s slashes US financial outlook from stable to NEGATIVE amid concerns America’s ‘fiscal debts will remain very large’ – but nation will KEEP its AAA rating for now

Moody’s has slashed its outlook on US government from stable to negative However the US will retain its AAA credit rating, the agency confirmed tonight By Helena Kelly Assistant Consumer Editor For Dailymail.Com and Neirin Gray Desai Consumer Reporter Updated: 17:07 GMT, 11 November 2023 Ratings agency Moody’s Investors Service has slashed its outlook on … Read more

Burleigh Pavilion, Gold Coast: Popular venue slammed for ‘discriminatory’ tattoo policy: ‘An embarrassment’

By Ali Daher For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:29 GMT, 14 November 2023 | Updated: 02:40 GMT, 14 November 2023 A popular Gold Coast venue is under fire for banning patrons who have ‘intimidating’ or ‘aggressive’ tattoos. The policy at the Burleigh Pavilion was highlighted by a young Aussie woman who went to the venue with one … Read more

Australia records biggest income decline in the developed world during Anthony Albanese’s prime ministership

Australian incomes are going backwards because of record-high immigration and surging mortgage rates as elevated inflation causes pay levels to drop. Since Prime Minister Anthony Albanese came to power, after-tax income for every household has fallen by 5.1 per cent – making it the worst plunge among developed nations.  Soaring inflation means workers are suffering a cut … Read more

REVEALED: The best US cities for retirees – with SEVEN of top ten spots to spend your golden years now in Pennsylvania and just ONE in Florida

Pennsylvania appears to have become popular with retirees, as a new list of the best cities to retire to has ranked seven from Pennsylvania for its top ten in the United States.  Meanwhile, the state of Florida – long considered a haven for seniors settling down – only has one city in the top ten. … Read more

Rare Rolex watch which was bought for £60 in 1965 by man who then wore it ‘virtually every day’ goes for £82,000 at auction

The Rolex Oyster Submariner timepiece is a ‘369’ Explorer version made in 1964 It fetched a hammer price of £65,000, but auction fees pushed it up to £82,160  By Carina Stathis Published: 14:46 BST, 25 October 2023 | Updated: 14:48 BST, 25 October 2023 A rare Rolex watch which was bought for £60 in 1965 … Read more

Former CEO Benjamin Reeves cleared of breaching restraining order against Simone Holtznagel… four months after he was cleared of stalking the Australian top model

By NCA NewsWire and Savanna Young For Daily Mail Australia Published: 04:37 BST, 17 October 2023 | Updated: 05:11 BST, 17 October 2023 A former CEO has been cleared of breaching an interim restraining order instigated by police on behalf of international model and reality TV personality Simone Holtznagel. Benjamin Reeves was arrested on July … Read more

Extraordinary details emerge about ‘secrets’ Donald Trump allegedly spilled to an Australian billionaire

Extraordinary details emerge about ‘secrets’ Donald Trump allegedly spilled to an Australian billionaire By Duncan Evans For Nca Newswire Published: 02:27 BST, 6 October 2023 | Updated: 09:22 BST, 6 October 2023 Former US president Donald Trump allegedly slipped sensitive details about America’s nuclear submarine fleet to an Australian billionaire, reports have claimed. American news … Read more

Olivia Rodrigo unwittingly sparks huge social media debate after claiming ‘WhatsApp is a very British thing’ and Americans rarely use it

By Zeenia Naqvee Published: 15:10 BST, 16 August 2023 | Updated: 14:58 BST, 17 August 2023 A clip of American singer Olivia Rodrigo speaking to Hits Radio has surfaced – and viewers were left shocked when Rodrigo remarked ‘WhatsApp is a very British thing’. Olivia was invited to Hits Radio to discuss her upcoming album titled … Read more