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Boeing Hiked Fourth-Quarter Lobby Spend in 737 Max Crisis

Boeing Hiked Fourth-Quarter Lobby Spend in 737 Max Crisis

Boeing Co.’s spending on federal lobbying rose to $3.4 million in the last quarter of 2019 as the embattled plane-maker faced new threats in Washington after its 737 Max jetliner was grounded
Boeing Revelations Prompt Congressional Vow to Fix Oversight

Boeing Revelations Prompt Congressional Vow to Fix Oversight

Key House Democrats on Friday vowed to change how new airplane designs are approved by federal regulators after the release of a trove of damning internal Boeing Co. communications.
Hong Kong’s Extradition Law: From a Grisly Murder to Mass Protests

Hong Kong’s Extradition Law: From a Grisly Murder to Mass Protests

It’s been a long, strange road for Hong Kong’s legislation allowing extraditions with China. What started with a gruesome murder during a local couple’s Valentine’s Day holiday in Taiwan has become