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The evergreen tree that outlasted the dinosaurs is now endangered | CNN

The new docuseries “Patagonia: Life on the Edge of the World” explores one of the wildest places on Earth. The six-part series is available on CNNgo. You can also access CNNgo via our CNN app. CNN  —  The ancient monkey puzzle tree has distinctive spiny leaves and intricate scaly branches. Its unusual features, scientists believe, …

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EV credits are now harder to come by. These buyers snuck in deals under the wire. | CNN Business

Washington, DC CNN Business  —  President Biden signed into law the Inflation Reduction Act on Tuesday, and it will reshape the electric vehicle tax credit. Automakers and consumers have scrambled in the last week to brace for its impact. Some car buyers are relieved to have finalized purchases before today, when qualifying became generally more …

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American Airlines agrees to purchase 20 supersonic jets | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  American Airlines is placing a bet on a future in which supersonic jets might return to the skies, shuttling passengers on some routes at speeds roughly twice as fast as current commercial aircraft. Exactly how big that bet is, however, remains unclear. American, which said it put down a deposit …

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New home construction cools as more people get priced out of the housing market | CNN Business

Home builders pressed on the brakes once again last month as the cost of building supplies remained high and more prospective buyers were priced out of the market. July housing starts, a measure of new home construction, plunged 9.6% month-over-month and 8.1% from a year ago, according to the US Census Bureau. After a big …

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Record Home Depot sales show America’s housing market is still strong | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  Soaring mortgage rates and unaffordable home prices are worrisome signs for the broader housing market and economy. In another worrisome sign, housing starts and building permits for July both fell from June levels and missed economists’ forecasts. But don’t tell that to Home Depot. The home improvement retail giant reported …

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FIFA suspends India’s FA because of ‘undue influence from third parties,’ strips country of U17 Women’s World Cup | CNN

CNN  —  FIFA has suspended India’s football association because of “undue influence from third parties,” amid concerns over legal interference after India’s Supreme Court appointed a three-member committee to take over the day-to-day operations of the federation. FIFA stated in a press release Tuesday that the “third party” involvement in India’s football association, the All …

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China’s worst heatwave in 60 years is forcing factories to close | CNN Business

Hong Kong CNN Business  —  China’s Sichuan province has ordered all factories to shut down for six days to ease a power shortage in the region as a scorching heat wave sweeps across the country. Sichuan is a key manufacturing location for the semiconductor and solar panel industries and the power rationing will hit factories …

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Starbucks asks labor board to halt mail-in union ballots | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  Starbucks is requesting a suspension of mail-in ballots at unionization votes currently going on at its stores across America. The coffee chain is accusing National Labor Relation Board employees in Kansas and elsewhere of misconduct in handling these mail-in votes, actions it said has skewed results in favor of unionization. …

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