On January 25, a mid air collision was averted by the quick reaction of the pilot. The accident was about to happen between an aircraft of the JetBlue and another small plane. The FAA or Federal Aviation Administration has launched an investigation after last week's incident, which could have turned fatal.
On Friday, a U. S. judge appeared to be unconvinced about the bid that Uber wants as a quick pre-trial ruling, which says that the drivers working for the company are contractors and are not its employees.
While a Barbie can bring a smile to a little girl's face, its falling sales rate could not make Mattel Inc., its maker happy this time.
Even with a disappointing holiday season sales figure, Amazon was able to come up with a profit that beat the analysts forecast.
The new proposal put forward by the Obama administration to open up new areas in the Atlantic Ocean for offshore oil drilling may sound good to the oil industry, but the idea is not at all popular with the environmental groups. They say these drilling sites which will stretch from Virginia to Georgia poses threat for the marine wildlife as well as the coastal communities.
Chicago based Boeing Company, surpassed the expectations of the analysts as posted its earnings for the quarter that ended in December. The Airplane manufacturer also posted a record for commercial airplanes in 2014.
A recent agreement between Hershey's and Lets Buy British Imports has left some of the chocolate lovers utterly disappointed.
During the weekend, a news reported that due to an agreement, L. B. B. not be able to import Cadbury chocolate anymore to the U. S. from the U. K.
Snapchat has added a new platform called "Discover", which is going to prove a major news update podium for several of the news organisations. This will help the channels share various stories daily.
On Wednesday, Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT), the global transaction services organisation said that in November the Chinese yuan has won its place in the five topmost payment currencies used in the world. The yuan has overtaken the Canadian dollar as well as the Australian dollar to make its way to the list of the top five.
Simplifying the complexities of his pipeline empire Kelcy Warren, the Dallas billionaire announced that his company Energy Transfer Partners is buying Regency Energy Partners for an amount of $18 billion.
This will bring Warren's two pipeline companies together and will merge them under a single banner.
On Monday, the Chief Financial Officer of Microsoft Corp said that she expected the growth of fiscal third-quarter revenue of the company to be trimmed by four percent due to unfavourable currency exchange rates, assuming that the US dollar will continue with its strong run.
On Monday, Uber, the ride-sharing company vow to stick to its promise to cap the prices as the Northeastern snowstorm gains its way to the New York City. The snow storm has been portrayed as "unprecedented" and "dangerous."
As a blizzard heads towards the city, Uber may charge almost three times more than the normal price on Monday and Tuesday
A glaring fact that has surfaced in recent times is that Ebola is not only life threatening for humans but is deadly for the chimps and gorillas too. Right now, Ebola is greatest threat that is questioning the survival of chimpanzees and gorillas.
In case you are pregnant and the fear of mercury contamination is keeping you away from eating ocean fish, then you may need to reconsider your diet plans.
A new study which was published on January 21, in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (AJCN) has come up with some evidence which shows that benefits of including ocean fish in the diet far outweighs the risks that are linked to the exposure of mercury.
The Attorney General of Alabama has asked a federal judge to put a stay on a ruling which reversed the ban which Alabama put on gay marriage. The advocates in favour of the cause cheered as this issue seemed to be a doubtful victory in the state which is considered extremely conservative.
Sometime soon the drop in oil prices will surely end but for the time being it is a happy hour for the American drivers.
Since 2009, for the first time, most of the Americans are paying lower than $2 for a gallon of gasoline. Analysts were shocked three months back when the prices dropped under $3 and now the situation has become further frightful.
On Friday, the Federal Aviation Administration warned that E-cigs kept in the checked in baggage of the passengers could be a threat to the cargo compartment of airplanes as they may overheat or catch fire by accident.
FAA said recently that there were many instances when the heating element present in the e-cigarettes had by accident got activated, as a result overheating or causing a fire.
After an oil spill incident due to a breach in the pipeline last Saturday, the water of Yellowstone River in Montana was tested and the results found Williston's drinking water to be safe after the accidental spillage.
The ruptured in one of the Bridger pipelines resulted in a spill of approximately 40,000 gallons of oil which washed into the river near Glendive.
The royal officials announced that Abdullah bin Abdulaziz the Saudi King has died. He had been admitted to the hospital several weeks back.
Tim Cook, the chief executive of the technology giant Apple got a rise in his base salary by almost 43% last year in February, said the company.
The salary of Mr Cook increaser from$1.4m to $2m and the overall remuneration amounted to more than double to whooping $9.2m in 2014.
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