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An Emirates airliner crash-landed in India before bursting into flames. All passengers and crew escaped.

The White House flew $400 million in cash to Iran as four U.S. hostages were freed in January.

A Hong Kong bitcoin exchange was hacked, costing $60 million worth of the crypto-currency.

Didi Chuxing and SoftBank will reportedly lead a $600 million-plus round of funding in Grab, a ride-sharing service in Southeast Asia.

Profits at HSBC dropped a whopping 40 percent in the second quarter.

HP CEO Meg Whitman, a Republican, said she’ll support Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump.

SodaStream CEO Daniel Birnbaum has blamed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for the loss of the company’s 500 Palestinian jobs.

Big banks are making a new PR push in a campaign season of attacks by politicians.

Photo: Heavy fog rolls by early in the morning near the Dubai Marina November 21, 2007. REUTERS/Steve Crisp (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES)