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Good Luck Finding a Seat in That Fancy Airport Lounge

(Bloomberg Businessweek) — The All Nippon Airways lounge at Tokyo’s Narita International Airport was once an uncrowded refuge of calm for business travelers, favored for such perks as free made-to-order noodles, a private shower, and comfy chairs with views of the tarmac and planes taxiing. But on a recent Tuesday afternoon while connecting flights at …

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US Rents Hit New Record, with NYC Soaring Past $4,200 for August

New York City continues to be the priciest place to be a tenant, with median one-bedroom rent up 39.9% year-over-year; those with two-bedroom apartments are paying 46.7% more. Manhattan leads the boroughs, with monthly rent climbing to $4,212, up 27% over last year. In contrast, nearby Staten Island’s median one-bedroom rent is up only 5%, at $1,582. Alexander JayJay Alexander …

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NASA’s Moon Mission Launch At Risk Of Delay Amid Issues

Artemis, named for the twin sister of the god Apollo in Greek mythology, marks the first time since the end of the Space Shuttle program that NASA is debuting a flagship vehicle and system geared toward human spaceflight. Among the critical components of the mission are the Boeing Co.-built rocket, named the Space Launch System, …

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