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American Airlines Pilots Confronted Boeing About Safety Issues Before Ethiopia Crash

The American Airlines pilots union confronted Boeing over possible safety issues in the 737 Max prior to the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash in March, audio recordings fro...

American Airlines Pilots Confronted Boeing About Safety Issues Before Ethiopia Crash

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Pilots confronted Boeing about 737 Max issues before deadly crash in March In March, a Boeing 737 Max 8 airliner operated by Ethiopia Airlines crashed shortly after takeoff, killing all 157 people onboard. It was the second deadly crash of a 737 Max in just six months time, and it led to the grounding of every 737 Max plane...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Pilots confronted Boeing with 737 Max fears after first fatal crash, audio reveals Boeing appeared to play down concerns of a second crashAudio release comes as House committee reviews FAA roleAmerican Airlines (AA) pilots angrily confronted a Boeing official about an anti-stall system suspected in two fatal crashes of the manufact...
20:17, 05/15/2019

American Airlines union: blaming pilots for Boeing 737 Max crashes 'inexcusable' Allied Pilots Association says jetmaker’s anti-stall software forced plane into such an aggressive dive pilots could not recoverAmerican Airlines’ pilots’ union has hit back at Boeing for insinuating that some responsibility for the two crashes of it...
22:34, 05/23/2019

Boeing 737 Max crash in Ethiopia may have been caused by birds, WSJ reports Boeing shares rose before the opening bell Tuesday morning after Boeing raises the possibility that birds may have been involved in the Ethiopian 737 Max crash....
17:51, 05/21/2019

Ethiopian Airlines pushes back on criticism, says pilots followed emergency procedures before March crash Airline officials said FAA chief Daniel Elwell’s attempt this week to place some of the responsibility for a deadly March crash on their pilots’ actions was an attempt to “divert public attention” from problems with the flight control system on Boein...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Boeing didn’t tell airlines that safety alert wasn’t on NEW YORK (AP) — Boeing says it didn’t tell pilots and airlines that a safety alert on its 737 Max jets was not working until after one of the planes crashed in Indonesia last year. The safety alert, called an “angle of attack” (AOA)...
01:00, 05/06/2019

| Pilots pushed Boeing to act after Lion Air crash: reports After a deadly crash in Indonesia, American Airlines pilots called a meeting to press Boeing executives for safety changes to the 737 MAX aircraft, US media reports....
12:17, 05/15/2019

Airlines urge regulators not to compete on safety after Boeing crisis Global airlines urged regulators on Friday not to compete over setting new safety rules, after two crashes led to the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX and raised questions about the international influence of the U.S. aviation authority....
19:51, 05/17/2019

Pilots Didn't "Completely" Follow Procedures In 737 Max Crash: Boeing CEO Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said the safety systems on its 737 MAX jets were properly designed, but the pilots did not "completely" follow the procedures that the company had outlined to prevent the......
07:34, 04/30/2019

Boeing Knew About Safety-Alert Problem for a Year Before Telling FAA, Airlines Boeing Co. didn’t share information about a problem with a cockpit safety alert for about a year before the issue drew attention with the October crash of a 737 MAX jet in Indonesia, and then gave some airlines and pilots partial and inconsistent exp...
02:51, 05/06/2019

American Airlines CEO says there's an 'absolute fix' for Boeing's 737 Max Parker said Wednesday that American Airlines is committed to Boeing's 737 Max once it's re-certified by the Federal Aviation Administration....
00:00, 05/23/2019

Before Ethiopian Crash, Boeing Resisted Pilots’ Calls for Aggressive Steps on 737 Max In a tense meeting with American Airlines pilots shortly after the first deadly crash of Boeing’s new jet, executives insisted that the plane was safe to fly....
01:34, 05/15/2019

French widow sues Boeing for $276 million over Ethiopian Airlines crash A French widow has filed a lawsuit against US aircraft manufacturer Boeing for $276 million in damages over the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max 8 in March, which killed all 157 people on board -- including her husband....
00:51, 05/22/2019

Boeing waited until after Lion Air crash to tell Southwest safety alert was turned off on 737 Max Southwest Airlines, Boeing's largest 737 Max customer, said it didn't know a safety feature was turned off until after the Lion Air tragedy....
01:17, 04/29/2019

Boeing waited until after Indonesian plane crash to inform FAA of 737 Max safety review Soon after it started delivering 737 MAX jets in 2017, Boeing found that one of its suppliers had delivered flight control software without a safety feature. It convened an internal committee to investigate the issue but didn't tell regulators until ...
22:17, 05/06/2019

UN chief ‘deeply saddened’ by Ethiopia plane crash which killed 157, including at least 21 UN workers An Ethiopian  Airlines flight crashed shortly after take off from the capital Addis Ababa on Sunday, killing more than 150 people on board. The UN  Secretary-General António Guterres said in a statement that he was “deeply saddened at the tragic loss...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Let us keep ‘their spirit of service alive’: Guterres leads tributes to UN workers who died in Ethiopia crash United Nations flags flew at half-mast around the world on Monday to honour the more than 150 people killed in Sunday’s Ethiopian Airlines crash, including at least 21 UN workers....
22:00, 04/28/2019

Pilots demand better training if Boeing wants to rebuild trust in 737 MAX American Airlines pilots have warned that Boeing Co's draft training proposals for the troubled 737 MAX do not go far enough to address their concerns, according to written comments submitted to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and seen by R...
18:17, 04/28/2019

NYT: Pilots in Boeing simulation had 40 seconds to avert disaster Flight simulations recreating the problems suspected to be responsible for the crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 plane last year gave pilots under 40 seconds to override a malfunctioning system, according to a report in the New York Times....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Pilots safely eject from Air Force T-6 trainer before crash Two crew members safely ejected from a T-6 Texan II trainer plane southwest of Hastings, Okla., near Lake Waurika Wednesday afternoon, military officials said....
23:00, 05/02/2019

Simulator training remains 'possible option' for Boeing 737 MAX pilots in Canada Simulator training remains a "possible option" for Canadian Boeing 737 MAX pilots, but it's too early to say whether it would be mandatory, a Transport Canada official said on Thursday night, further distancing the regulator from previous remarks by ...
07:00, 05/24/2019

Air Italy expects profits 'very soon' despite pilots idled by Boeing crisis An Air Italy executive has joined a chorus of global airlines hurt by grounded Boeing 737 MAX jets but expects the airline to be profitable "very soon" and carrying five times as many passengers by 2022....
23:00, 05/08/2019

Simulator training remains ‘possible option’ for Canadian Boeing MAX pilots Simulator training remains a "possible option" for Canadian Boeing 737 MAX pilots, but it is too early to say whether it would be mandatory, a Transport Canada official said on Thursday night after the meeting in Fort Worth....
08:51, 05/24/2019

Spider-Man stars in United Airlines' new safety video United Airlines, Sony and Marvel worked together to weave safety instructions into a fast-paced film starring Spider-Man and some of his friends.        ...
19:17, 05/13/2019

European pilots urge EU regulator to conduct independent review of Boeing 737 Max European pilots are urging the EU's aviation regulator to conduct an independent and thorough review of the Boeing 737 Max before it flies again. The planes have been grounded since mid-March following two fatal crashes....
18:00, 05/23/2019

Boeing Test Pilots Lacked Key Details of 737 MAX Flight-Control System Boeing limited the role of its own pilots in the final stages of developing the 737 MAX flight-control system implicated in two fatal crashes, departing from a longstanding practice of seeking their detailed input....
15:17, 05/03/2019

Aviation Body, Boeing Moving Fast On Lifting 737 Max Ban: European Pilots An organization representing European pilots said Thursday that the Federal Aviation Administration and Boeing have failed to resolve fundamental questions about the oversight and design of the 737......
06:34, 05/24/2019

2 Argentine Pilots Survive Plane Crash In Costa Rica Capital Two Argentine pilots survived when their light aircraft crash landed Friday in a heavily populated area of the capital of Costa Rica, officials said....
08:34, 05/11/2019

Audio recording reveals Boeing resisted angry calls from pilots for 737 Max fix in November Weeks after the first fatal crash of Boeing's popular 737 Max aircraft in October, American Airlines pilots angrily pushed Boeing to fix the anti-stall software that has now been implicated in two deadly crashes, the Dallas Morning News reported...
19:34, 05/15/2019

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg: Pilots didn't 'completely' follow procedures in 737 Max crashes Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said Monday that pilots did not "completely" follow the company's procedures in two crashes involving its 737 Max airliner....
01:17, 04/30/2019

Airlines demand compensation from Boeing over 737 Max Two of China's largest airlines have joined a growing list of carriers demanding compensation from Boeing over the grounding of its 737 Max aircraft....
00:34, 05/23/2019

Boeing's test pilots reportedly lacked key details of 737 Max flight control system, WSJ reports The Wall Street Journal reports that Boeing limited the role of its own pilots in the final stages of developing the 737 Max flight control system, which departs from the long-standing practice of seeking input from pilots....
23:00, 05/03/2019

Boeing's CEO explains why the company didn't tell 737 Max pilots about the software system that contributed to 2 fatal crashes (BA) Stephen Brashear / Stringer / Getty Images Boeing has come under scrutiny in recent months for its failure to disclose the presence of the Maneuvering Characteristic Augmentation System (MCAS) on its Boeing 737 Max airliners. The existence of MCAS ...
16:34, 05/01/2019

Families of Ethiopian Airlines victims sue Boeing The families of Canadians killed in the Ethiopian Airlines crash last month have launched a lawsuit against plane maker Boeing. (April 29)        ...
22:17, 04/29/2019

Ethiopian Airlines hesitant about using Boeing Max jets The CEO of Ethiopian Airlines says his airline might never fly the Boeing 737 Max again after a deadly crash in March, and if it does, it will wait until other carriers use the plane first. Tewolde Gebremariam told NBC News that Ethiopian won’t...
00:51, 05/14/2019

American Airlines' mechanics say 'ready and willing' to negotiate American Airlines Group Inc's mechanics association said on Tuesday it was 'ready and willing' to negotiate a fair contract after the airline filed a lawsuit on Monday asking the courts to halt what it called an illegal union slowdown. "We would much...
21:34, 05/21/2019

American Airlines takes a $350 million hit on 737 Max grounding American Airlines chief executive said Friday that the company is expected to lose $350 million over the grounding of Boeing's 737 Max this year after the plane was involved into two crashes....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Two French Families Sue Boeing Over Ethiopian Airlines Disaster Two French families have filed lawsuits against US aircraft manufacturer Boeing over the crash of a 737 MAX of Ethiopian Airlines in March, lawyers said on Tuesday....
05:34, 05/22/2019

Singapore Airlines says its order for 31 Boeing 737 MAX jets 'intact' Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong said on Friday that an order for 31 737 MAX jets from Boeing remains "intact", despite deadly crashes involving the aircraft....
07:17, 05/17/2019

Chinese airlines seek Boeing compensation over 737 MAX grounding China's three biggest airlines have asked U.S. planemaker Boeing Co to compensate them for losses caused by the grounding and delayed deliveries of 737 MAX jets, just as regulators gather to discuss design changes for the troubled aircraft....
10:34, 05/22/2019

China's Big Three Airlines Seek 737 MAX Payouts From Boeing: Reports China's three biggest airlines have filed claims seeking compensation from Boeing over the grounding and delayed delivery of 737 MAX 8 aircraft following two deadly crashes, Chinese state media......
11:51, 05/22/2019

Copa Airlines has 'full confidence' in Boeing 737 MAX planes -CEO Panama's Copa Airlines said on Thursday it has "full confidence" in its Boeing 737 MAX planes, which have been grounded worldwide since March after two fatal crashes....
22:17, 05/09/2019

Copa Airlines has 'full confidence' in Boeing 737 MAX planes: CEO Panama's Copa Airlines said on Thursday it has "full confidence" in its Boeing 737 MAX planes, which have been grounded worldwide since March after two fatal crashes....
22:17, 05/09/2019

Return of Boeing's 737 MAX Delayed, Posing Further Headaches for Airlines Boeing’s grounded 737 MAX planes were expected to fly again well before the end of the summer travel season. Now their return appears unlikely before mid to late August, causing more problems for airlines....
21:17, 05/13/2019

Jail deaths highlight ongoing rural Alaska safety issues ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A spokeswoman for an Alaska regional tribal consortium says the recent deaths of three people at village jails underscores ongoing public safety problems in rural parts of the state. Azara Mohammadi (ah-ZAHR-ah moh-HAH-mah-de...
01:51, 05/15/2019

American Airlines expects to lose $350 million because of 737 Max grounding American Airlines executives said Friday morning that they expect the continued ground of its Boeing 737 Max fleet to cost the company $350 million in 2019 income. The grounding as well as other factors cost the Southwest Airlines more than $200 mill...
20:34, 04/28/2019

"No Warnings Appeared In Cockpit": Ethiopian Airlines On 737 MAX Crash Ethiopian Airlines officials on Friday disputed Federal Aviation Administration chief Daniel Elwell's claim that the airline's failure to "adhere" to emergency procedures issued by the safety agency......
06:34, 05/18/2019

Singapore Airlines' order of 31 Boeing 737 Max jets remains 'intact,' CEO says Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong told reporters and analysts on Friday that an order for 31 Boeing 737 Max jets remains "intact" despite the aircraft's two deadly crashes....
08:17, 05/17/2019

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines’ growth plans SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian airlines are cutting routes, revamping their schedules and leasing extra aircraft to fill the gaps left by groundings of Boeing 737 Max 8s after deadly crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia killed 346 people. So far, carriers have ...
05:51, 05/07/2019

FAA acting head: Airlines don't need to extend Boeing 737 Max flight cancellations The FAA's acting chief says airlines don't need to make more changes to their schedules after removing the the Boeing 737 Max from service through August. The FAA will review Boeing's software and training changes after two of the plan...
18:17, 05/23/2019

Boeing Faces Compensation Demand From China’s Biggest Airlines The carriers, Air China, China Eastern and China Southern, which are all state-controlled, grounded dozens of 737 Max jets after a crash in Ethiopia in March....
16:51, 05/22/2019

Boeing did not warn airlines of deactivated warning system, WSJ reports The Wall Street Journal reports that Boeing did not tell Southwest Airlines, its biggest 737 Max customer, that a safety feature designed to warn pilots about a malfunctioning sensor had been deactivated. The Journal also reports that investigators a...
15:34, 04/29/2019

Chinese airlines seek Boeing compensation over 737 MAX grounding: state TV China's three biggest airlines have requested compensation from U.S. planemaker Boeing Co for losses incurred by the grounding and delayed deliveries of 737 MAX jets, as regulators gather to discuss design changes for the troubled aircraft....
08:17, 05/22/2019

Boeing says did not intentionally deactivate 737 MAX safety feature Boeing Co said on Monday it did not "intentionally or otherwise" deactivate a safety alert for its angle-of-attack sensors on its 737 MAX aircraft, responding to reports the planemaker failed to tell Southwest Airlines Co and the U.S aviation regulat...
03:34, 04/30/2019

Southwest Airlines mechanics dispute ends just as American's heats up Southwest Airlines Co's mechanics union said on Tuesday its members had overwhelmingly voted to ratify a tentative contract agreement with the airline, ending seven years of labor negotiations fraught with legal disputes and flight disruptions....
23:17, 05/21/2019

Trade group to hold meeting of airlines affected by Boeing's grounded 737 MAX A trade group is inviting airlines that use Boeing Co 737 MAX jets to meet next week to discuss challenges they face as a result of the grounding of the airline model involved in two fatal crashes, as they prepare to reintroduce the planes into opera...
08:17, 05/16/2019

Exclusive: U.S. airlines expect Boeing 737 MAX jets need up to 150 hours of work before flying again Once regulators approve Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX jets for flight, each aircraft will likely require between 100 and 150 hours of preparation before flying, officials from the three U.S. airlines that operate the MAX told Reuters....
21:17, 05/23/2019

Boeing says it didn't 'intentionally' deactivate safety alert on 737 Max jet The feature is an alert that lights up in the cockpit if a plane's angle-of-attack sensors transmit incorrect data about the pitch of the plane's nose....
21:34, 04/29/2019

Boeing must show customers that they care about safety, expert says Helio Fred Garcia, president of the Logos Consulting Group, and Carter Copeland, analyst at Melius Research, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss what they're going to be watching from Boeing's annual meeting for shareholders....
19:00, 04/29/2019

‘Safety was just a given’: Inside Boeing’s boardroom amid the 737 Max crisis The decision-making of Boeing’s board — an elite club of corporate titans and government dignitaries — is under scrutiny after two crashes of the 737 Max killed 346 people in the span of five months....
07:17, 05/06/2019

Boeing says safety review corroborated its findings on a 737 MAX sensor Boeing Co said on Sunday that a Safety Review Board convened in late 2018 corroborated its prior conclusion that the angle-of-attack (AOA) Disagree alert on the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes, was not necessary for the safe operation o...
19:17, 05/05/2019

Boeing's Enduring Puzzle: Why Certain Safety Features on 737 MAX Were Turned Off Boeing didn’t tell Southwest Airlines when the carrier began flying 737 MAX jets in 2017 that a standard safety feature, found on earlier models and designed to warn pilots about malfunctioning sensors, had been deactivated....
18:17, 04/28/2019

"Safety Was Just A Given": Inside Boeing's Boardroom Amid 737 Max Crisis Before approving plans for a new jetliner called the 737 Max, Boeing's board of directors discussed how quickly and cheaply it could be built to compete with a rival - but the members didn't ask......
09:00, 05/06/2019

American Airlines asks court to stop alleged maintenance slowdown American Airlines Group Inc said on Monday it has filed a lawsuit against two unions representing its mechanics, accusing the workers of an illegal slowdown aimed at disrupting operations to improve their position in prolonged labor talks....
23:34, 05/20/2019

WRAPUP 2-Southwest Airlines mechanics dispute ends just as American's heats up Southwest Airlines Co's mechanics union said on Tuesday its members had overwhelmingly voted to ratify a tentative contract agreement with the airline, ending seven years of labor negotiations fraught with legal disputes and flight disruptions....
21:34, 05/21/2019

American Airlines opens 15 new gates at DFW, plans 100 new daily flights by June Those 15 new gates at Dallas Fort WORTH will allow American Airlines to operate 100 extra daily regional flights on its American Eagle affiliate.        ...
22:34, 05/03/2019

Boeing reportedly knew of the software error on the 737 Max for a year before telling airlines and regulators AP Photo/Elaine Thompson The Wall Street Journal reports that Boeing knew of a software error that prevented the correct functioning of an alert system on the 737 Max for over a year before notifying airlines and regulators. Engineers reportedly dis...
04:51, 05/06/2019

Boeing says 737 Max alert issue wasn't a threat to safety Boeing said a software issue with the 737 Max jet's angle-of-attack disagree alert did not threaten safe operation of the aircraft.        ...
03:51, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Boeing says safety review corroborated its findings on a 737 MAX sensor Boeing Co said on Sunday that a Safety Review Board convened in late 2018 corroborated its prior conclusion that an angle-of-attack (AOA) sensor on the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes, was not necessary for the safe operation of commerc...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Top air safety officials face US lawmakers after fatal Boeing 737 Max crashes U.S. air safety officials are facing lawmakers on Wednesday about the Boeing 737 Max aircraft after two fatal crashes of the popular planes within five months of one another....
13:34, 05/15/2019

Southwest Says It Wasn’t Told by Boeing That a Safety Alert on the 737 Max Had Been Deactivated Southwest Airlines says Boeing did not disclose that it had deactivated a safety feature on its 737 Max jets until after one of the airliners crashed last year.At issue is an alert that tells pilots if a sensor — called an “angle of attac...
10:34, 04/29/2019

Mom thanks American Airlines crew, flyers for saving her baby's life after mid-air seizure A mother had the scare of a lifetime during a recent American Airlines flight when her baby started seizing shortly before landing in Dallas.        ...
19:00, 04/29/2019

American Airlines flight attendant came to work with BAC 4 times the legal limit: report An American Airlines flight attendant who showed up for work reeking of booze was found to be more than four times the legal limit, a report says. Cynthia Struble, 64, appeared intoxicated when she was stopped by security in December at London’...
02:17, 05/08/2019

American Airlines asks court to block disruptive 'slowdown' by mechanics unions American Airlines Group Inc has filed a lawsuit against two unions representing its mechanics, asking the court to halt what it called an illegal slowdown that it said on Monday threatened to disrupt U.S. summer travel....
06:17, 05/21/2019

Emirates president confident Boeing will resolve issues with 737 MAX Emirates Airline President Tim Clark said on Monday he believes Boeing Co will resolve issues with its 737 MAX aircraft, saying the U.S. company has an outstanding track record....
12:17, 04/29/2019

Boeing inadvertently made 737 MAX alert optional, denies safety risk Boeing Co said on Sunday it had inadvertently made an alarm alerting pilots to a mismatch of flight data optional on the 737 MAX, instead of standard as on earlier 737s, but reiterated that the missing display represented no safety risk....
22:51, 05/05/2019

Boeing didn’t disclose 737 MAX alert issue for 13 months, says there was no safety risk The U.S. planemaker has been trying for weeks to dispel suggestions that it made airlines pay for safety features after it emerged that an alert designed to show discrepancies in Angle of Attack readings from two sensors was optional on the 737 MAX....
02:00, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-American Airlines asks court to block disruptive 'slowdown' by mechanics unions American Airlines Group Inc has filed a lawsuit against two unions representing its mechanics, asking the court to halt what it called an illegal slowdown that it said on Monday threatened to disrupt U.S. summer travel....
00:51, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 2-American Airlines asks court to block disruptive 'slowdown' by mechanics unions American Airlines Group Inc has filed a lawsuit against two unions representing its mechanics, asking the court to halt what it called an illegal slowdown that it said on Monday threatened to disrupt U.S. summer travel....
04:34, 05/21/2019

Boeing facing allegations of manufacturing issues concerning 787 Dreamliner jets The New York Times reported on Saturday that the newspaper's investigation of a Boeing plant "reveals a culture that often valued production speed over quality." CNBC's "Squawk Box" discusses the report....
18:34, 04/28/2019

FAA reportedly didn't review crucial safety assessments of Boeing 737 Max before fatal crashes Boeing also failed to label the stall-prevention feature as a system in which a malfunction would be disastrous, according to the FAA's preliminary findings....
15:51, 05/14/2019

American Airlines blames mechanics for 2,200 flight delays, cancellations, warns of summer travel trouble American Airlines says a slowdown by mechanics led to nearly 2,200 flight cancellations, delays since February and has intensified.        ...
15:51, 05/21/2019

Tesla Autopilot was active during a fatal Model 3 crash in March, safety report says The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) just published its preliminary report on a fatal Tesla Model 3 crash in March, finding that Autopilot was enabled at the time of the incident – and that the crash bears several similarities to...
15:51, 05/19/2019

Boeing 737 from Gitmo crash lands into Florida river A charter plane with multiple passengers traveling from Cuba to north Florida ended up in a river at the end of a runway Friday night.        ...
00:00, 05/05/2019

Navy investigating harrowing Boeing 737 crash in Florida The U.S. Navy says it is investigating a Boeing 737 crash that took place late Friday night as the plane was arriving in Florida after departing from the Guantanamo Bay base in Cuba....
22:17, 05/04/2019

Cuba says Boeing 737 plane crash last year likely due to crew errors Cuba said on Thursday an investigation into the crash a year ago of a Boeing 737 in Havana that killed all but one of the 113 people aboard suggests the most probable cause was errors by the crew that died in the tragedy....
01:17, 05/17/2019

Boeing admits it knew of flaw in 737 MAX planes before fatal crash Boeing acknowledged on Sunday they were aware a safety alert on their 737 MAX planes was not working correctly — but did not disclose the information until a plane crashed after the sensor malfunctioned. The airplane manufacturer said that the defect...
05:34, 05/06/2019

Boeing dismissed chance of 'bird strike' that may have caused second 737 Max crash US investigators believe bird collision may have triggered crashEthiopian Airlines crash occurred months after Lion Air disasterBoeing officials, shortly after the first fatal crash of its 737 Max jet, played down the likelihood that a bird strike co...
19:34, 05/21/2019

Cuba says Boeing 737 plane crash last year due to crew errors Cuba's Institute of Civil Aeronautics said on Thursday an investigation into the crash a year ago of a Boeing 737 in Havna that killed all but one of the 113 people aboard suggests the most probable cause was errors by the crew....
23:00, 05/16/2019

American Airlines calls video of dispute with agent 'extremely concerning' An American Airlines agent allegedly called a man a "killer" after he identified himself as a police officer.        ...
19:17, 05/06/2019

3 pets died in Boeing 737 plane that crash landed in Jacksonville, Florida All 143 people aboard a Boeing 737 survived after the plane skidded off a runway into a river in Jacksonville, but three pets died.        ...
03:51, 05/06/2019

Husband Killed In Ethiopian Air Crash, Woman Sues Boeing For $276 Million A French woman whose husband was killed in the March crash of a Boeing 737 MAX airliner in Ethiopia has filed a U.S. lawsuit against the planemaker seeking at least $276 million in damages, her lawyer......
16:17, 05/21/2019

Traveller24.com | US officials considered grounding some Boeing 737 Max planes last year before the Ethiopian crash US regulators considered grounding some Boeing 737 MAX planes last year after learning of a problem with a system that is now the main suspect in two deadly crashes, a source close to the matter said....
16:00, 04/29/2019

Pets presumed dead from Boeing 737 plane that crash landed in Jacksonville, Florida All 143 people aboard a Boeing 737 survived after the plane skidded off a runway into a river in Jacksonville, but pets might not have been as lucky.        ...
00:00, 05/05/2019

‘The Most Amazing Man,’ Friends Honor 22-Year-Old American Killed In Russian Plane Crash Jeremy Brooks, a 22 year-old American, was among the 41 people who died when a Russian plane burst into flames while making an emergency landing in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport on Sunday. The recent graduate of Colorado College was on his way ...
22:34, 05/07/2019

Pilot cites lightning strike; American among dead in Moscow crash that killed 41 The Aeroflot captain who landed a fiery Superjet 100 says a lightning strike and full fuel tanks may have led to the inferno that killed 41 people.        ...
19:17, 05/06/2019

Black box found, pets can't be saved after Boeing 737 crash lands in Jacksonville, Florida All 143 people aboard a Boeing 737 survived after the plane skidded off a runway into a river in Jacksonville, but pets might not have been as lucky.        ...
20:17, 05/05/2019

Black box found after crash landing of Boeing 737 in Jacksonville, Florida; plane had a/c problems earlier All 143 people aboard a Boeing 737 survived after the plane skidded off a runway into a river in Jacksonville.        ...
03:51, 05/06/2019

Report: Boeing Insiders Called FAA Hotline to Report Issues With 737 Max Jets At least four current or former Boeing employees called a Federal Aviation Administration hotline to report issues with the company’s 737 Max line of jets on April 5, the day after Ethiopia’s minister of transportation released a preliminary report o...
22:51, 04/28/2019

After Southwest Airlines family boarding policy change, here are policies on other airlines Southwest updated its family boarding policy after a same-sex couple said they faced discrimination by a boarding agent two years ago.        ...
19:17, 05/13/2019

Ethiopia's garment workers are the least paid in the world With a range of economic incentives like the freshly built industrial parks for garment manufacturing, Ethiopia has positioned itself to become one of the world's top exporters of textile and garments....
16:51, 05/15/2019

Ethiopia offers opportunities as high risks gently subside Risk analysts have become more optimistic since Abiy Ahmed was appointed prime minister, thanks to a positive start translating vision into practice....
16:00, 05/03/2019

Ethiopia PM Hosts $173,000-A-Seat Fundraising Dinner To Beautify Capital More than 200 people paid an eye-watering $173,000 (150,000 euros) to attend a dinner thrown by Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, to raise funds to beautify the capital Addis Ababa, state media......
03:34, 05/21/2019

UN agency chief calls Ethiopia’s revised refugee law ‘one of most progressive’ in Africa Ethiopia has revised its existing refugee law, making it easier to obtain work permits, drivers’ licenses and access primary school, a move being hailed by the head of the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR). ...
20:17, 04/28/2019

Student who confronted North Carolina gunman to be buried with military honors The slain student hailed as a hero for tackling a gunman during last week's shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC) will be buried on Sunday with full military honors....
23:51, 05/05/2019

Slain North Carolina college student confronted gunman, saved lives A 21-year-old student killed in a shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte saved some of his classmates' lives by tackling the gunman and attempting to disarm him, the city's top law enforcement official said on Wednesday....
04:34, 05/02/2019

Illinois dad led police to son's body after being confronted about video showing boy beaten, records show An Illinois boy had been missing for nearly week before his father led investigators to the 5-year-old’s body after they confronted him about a video found on the mother’s cellphone showing the child beaten and bruised, court records revealed Wednesd...
21:51, 05/02/2019

Stern Center report urges minimum wages for Ethiopia's garment workers Ethiopia's rock-bottom labor costs have attracted companies making garments for some of the world's best-known brands. Labels include H&M, Gap, Tommy Hilfiger, JC Penney and Calvin Klein....
00:34, 05/08/2019

Kendrick Castillo, hero killed in Colo. school shooting, told his dad he would act if confronted with a gunman Kendrick Castillo, a member of the Highlands Ranch robotics club, was hailed as a hero for rushing the shooter at his STEM school.        ...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Slain North Carolina college student confronted gunman, saved lives: police chief A 21-year-old student killed in a shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte saved some of his classmates' lives by charging the gunman and attempting to disarm him, the city's top police official said on Wednesday....
22:51, 05/01/2019

Labour MP Jess Phillips 'confronted in street by man asking why he can't make rape jokes about her' Labour MP Jess Phillips claims she was confronted by a man who ran after her in the street asking why people can't joke about raping her because "I pay your wages"....
07:17, 05/08/2019

Pilots changed runway before jet hit Florida river Pilots of a chartered jet that ran into a river at a Florida military base made a last-minute change to the runway where they would land, a federal investigator said Sunday. The pilots requested the change shortly before landing in Jacksonville. (May...
14:34, 05/06/2019

SAS, pilots reach 3-year deal ending strike COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Scandinavian Airlines and its pilots have reached a three-year collective bargaining agreement that put an end to a six-day strike that grounded more than 4,000 flights and affected hundreds of thousands of passengers. CEO ...
13:00, 05/03/2019

Pilots made runway change before jet hit Florida river A passenger on the chartered jet that crashed into a river at a military base in Florida said passengers initially were told the aircraft might not be fit for takeoff....
01:00, 05/06/2019

Authorities: crop-dusters collide, 2 pilots killed Two small crop-dusting planes collided in midair and crashed into a Northern California rice field Wednesday, killing both pilots, according to the Sutter County Sheriff's Office. (May 16)        ...
11:17, 05/16/2019

Korean Air To Hold Job Fair For Grounded Jet Airways Pilots Korean Air will hold a two-day "road show" in Delhi on Friday and Saturday to hire pilots from the grounded Jet Airways which has seen an exodus of staff in the wake of suspension of operations....
09:00, 05/24/2019

Airline SAS strikes more flights as talks resume with pilots Pilots with the Scandinavian airline have said cost-cutting measures have led to terrible working conditions and unpredictable schedules. The strike has affected more than 380,000 passengers....
02:34, 05/02/2019

SAS cancels more flights as labor talks resume with pilots Scandinavian Airlines is cancelling another 280 flights across the Nordic region through Thursday afternoon (1200 GMT), affecting 20,000 more passengers, due to a pilots' strike....
15:51, 05/01/2019

Air India Express Told Not To Pair Pilots With Big Age Difference National passenger carrier's low cost international subsidiary Air India Express has been recommended not to pair pilots and co-pilots with a significant age difference....
02:34, 05/11/2019

Condé Nast bets big on video, orders 175 digital pilots Condé Nast said it has more than 175 new digital pilots in production for the 2019-20 season including 50 returning video series as Pamela Drucker Mann, chief revenue officer, led the pitch to potential advertisers Tuesday. It was the first NewFront ...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Airline SAS strike hits more flights as talks resume with pilots Pilots with the Scandinavian airline have said cost-cutting measures have led to terrible working conditions and unpredictable schedules. The strike has affected more than 380,000 passengers....
11:34, 05/02/2019

Pilots in Jacksonville plane incident changed runways before landing The pilots of a Boeing 737 plane that slid off the runway of Naval Air Station Jacksonville in Florida made a "last minute" decision to switch runways....
07:00, 05/06/2019

Jet Airways Pilots' Union Urges Top Court To Direct SBI To Release Funds Jet Airways pilots union National Aviator's Guild has moved the Supreme Court requesting it to direct State Bank of India to release the promised interim funding....
17:34, 05/07/2019

Gay pilots? Muslim quarterbacks? There's a financial advisor focusing in on every niche customer Only 15 percent of financial advisors specialize in niche clients but they account for a third of advisor assets. A look at five niche practice areas....
14:51, 05/14/2019

Navy pilots who drew a huge dong in the sky faced stiff reprimand Navy pilots receive intense training and are held to an incredibly high performance standard. They’re also human, and as such, they find things like giant sky penises amusing, which is why a massive dong dominated the skies above Washington sta...
12:34, 05/15/2019

Qantas seeks backing from pilots, regulator for record-long routes Qantas Airways, which hopes to buy planes this year for record-breaking 21-hour flights between Sydney and London, has two hurdles left to overcome: getting pilots and Australia's aviation regulator to agree to unprecedented duty times....
03:00, 05/01/2019

Facebook Pilots Anti-Hate Speech Moderation Team Because, Y'know, All the Nazis and Stuff Four million. That’s the number of pieces of content on Facebook that the platform claims it took action against for containing hate speech from January to March this year, according to its most recent transparency report. (And to put a fine point on...
03:00, 05/24/2019

Jet Airways pilots' union asks India's top court to direct lender to release funds Jet Airways' pilots' union has appealed to India's top court to direct State Bank Of India (SBI) to release interim funding to try to revive the grounded airline, according to a court filing made on Tuesday which was reviewed by Reuters....
17:34, 05/07/2019

Pilots of Miami Air flight that crashed into Florida river changed landing plan at last minute The pilots on the Miami Air International plane requested the change to air traffic controllers shortly before landing at Naval Air Station Jacksonville Friday night....
10:51, 05/06/2019

Pushing the limits: Qantas seeks backing from pilots, regulator for record-long routes Qantas Airways Ltd, which hopes to buy planes this year for record-breaking 21-hour flights between Sydney and London has two hurdles left to overcome: getting pilots and Australia's aviation regulator to agree to unprecedented duty times....
02:51, 05/01/2019

Here Are the U.S. Airlines That Charge the Most in Bag Fees According to a new report by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. airlines brought in roughly $4.9 billion—yes, billion—in baggage fees last year. This is up from $4.6 billion in 2017....
17:17, 05/08/2019

The world's safest airlines It's not something most avid travelers think about, but knowing you're in reliable hands when flying from one side of the world to the other is always a plus....
14:34, 04/29/2019

The Best And Worst Airlines, Airports Of 2019 The New Jersey hub ranked as the worst U.S. airport in the 2019 annual ratings from AirHelp, an organization that specializes in air traveler rights and seeks compensation in cases of delays or......
10:17, 05/10/2019

Onex to buy Canada’s WestJet airlines CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Canadian private equity firm Onex Corp. has signed a friendly deal to buy Canada’ second largest airline. The all-cash deal for WestJet Airlines Ltd is valued at $5 billion Canadian ($3.71 billion). Onex will pay $31 Can...
19:17, 05/13/2019

Failed Airlines That Were Too Weird for This World Flying can be an excruciating experience these days. The CEO of United Airlines recently admitted that by the time passengers sit down on his planes, they’re already “pissed at the world.” But plenty of airlines have tried to make things more fun ove...
21:34, 04/29/2019

Here's how the major airlines Q1 earnings might stack up against each other Savanthi Syth, airlines analyst at Raymond James, joins "Squawk Box" to give her predictions for United Airlines earnings, which will be reported after the bell....
18:34, 04/28/2019

These are the airlines and hotels with the most-satisfied travelers, according to new survey When it comes to customer satisfaction, airlines and travel websites seem to be moving in the right direction in pleasing patrons. Hotels? Not so much.        ...
16:51, 04/30/2019

Airlines should eliminate single-use plastics in five years: Hi Fly CEO Airlines should get ahead of regulators by voluntarily eliminating single-use plastic within five years, the chief executive of Portuguese charter Hi Fly said, ahead of a Thursday forum on replacements for plastics on commercial flights....
12:00, 05/16/2019

Southwest Airlines to add new Hawaii destination: Hilo The airline has not announced when the interisland flights to Hilo, on the Big Island of Hawaii, will begin. Kona is the main Big Island airport.        ...
19:17, 05/13/2019

Controversy hangs over revival of Uganda Airlines Two decades after its sudden collapse, Uganda has resurrected its national carrier. Some Ugandans are optimistic about the airline's revival, but can it avoid repeating the same mistakes which led to its closure?...
18:34, 05/12/2019

US airlines are set to carry a record number of passengers this summer A record 257.4 million travelers are expected to opt for U.S. airlines for travel this summer, the 10th consecutive annual increase, a trade group forecast on Tuesday....
06:17, 05/21/2019

Southwest Airlines mechanics approve contract, 20% raise DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines mechanics have approved a five-year contract that adds up to a 20% raise. Dallas-based Southwest on Tuesday announced the tentative agreement with about 2,400 workers represented by the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal As...
21:51, 05/22/2019

Ralph Nader: The FAA is a consulting firm for airlines not a regulator The Federal Aviation Administration is hosting dozens of regulators in Dallas today to discuss its work with the Boeing 737 Max, which was grounded in the U.S. March 13 after two fatal crashes. Consumer advocate Ralph Nader, whose great niece was kil...
16:17, 05/23/2019

These airlines are the safest, most comfortable and friendliest to pets, according to Wallethub There are many different factors that make an airline great, and a new ranking has broken it down by safety, comfort, pet-friendliness and more.        ...
21:17, 05/02/2019

72,000 Passengers Stranded After Scandinavian Airlines Pilot Strike (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — Pilots for Scandinavian Airlines on Friday launched an open-ended strike following the collapse of pay negotiations, forcing the company to cancel virtually all its flights — 673 of them, affecting 72,000 passenger...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Billionaire Schwartz makes $2.6 billion bet on Canada's WestJet Airlines Billionaire Gerry Schwartz pounced on Canada's WestJet Airlines on Monday as his private equity firm Onex Corp offered to buy the struggling airline for C$3.5 billion ($2.6 billion), betting it can turn around its recent decline by taking the company...
23:34, 05/13/2019

Biman Airlines plane skids off runway in Yangon, Myanmar Biman Bangladesh Airlines says one of its planes has skidded off the runway while landing at Myanmar’s Yangon International Airport, injuring at least four people including a pilot...
17:51, 05/08/2019

Spirit Airlines flight forced to land over unusual odor A Spirit Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Dallas on Sunday morning due to an unusual odor on board. The news marks the second time in just days that a Spirit flight is forced to land early due to a strange smell. On May 5, f...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Airlines face scramble to restore 737 MAX flights once regulators approve fix Once global regulators clear Boeing Co's 737 MAX to fly again after deadly crashes, airlines which have put their fleets into mechanical hibernation since March will scramble to begin the biggest ungrounding effort in history....
12:34, 05/17/2019

Alaska Airlines named best overall carrier for fourth year running Alaska Airlines has again been voted the best overall carrier in the United States — but if it’s a four-legged friend you’re looking to accommodate at 35,000 feet, then ExpressJet and Envoy Air lead the pack. In a survey of 2019’s b...
21:00, 05/02/2019

11 things you need to know about flying discount airlines Spirit, Frontier and Allegiant Spirit, Frontier and Allegiant charge for carry-on bags, don't offer free advance seat assignments and make you buy your own soft drinks.        ...
22:51, 05/14/2019

U.S. airlines improve customer scores over past year -- slightly U.S. airlines have shown a slight improvement over the past year when it comes to passenger satisfaction, the annual American Customer Satisfaction Index said Tuesday....
19:51, 04/30/2019

Southwest Airlines loses top spot in passenger satisfaction, even as others gain Southwest Airlines Co, the biggest user of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets that were grounded worldwide following two fatal crashes, dropped two places from the top in terms of passenger satisfaction in 2019, a survey by the American Customer Satisfaction I...
12:34, 04/30/2019

Southwest Airlines' mechanics union accepts contract agreement Southwest Airlines Co's mechanics union said on Tuesday it had voted to ratify a tentative contract agreement with the company, ending seven years of labor negotiations....
21:34, 05/21/2019

U.S. cautions airlines flying over Middle East after tensions with Iran The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is advising commercial airlines flying over the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman to use caution in the wake of elevated tensions between the United States and Iran. ...
16:34, 05/19/2019

"No Halwa Puri?": Pakistan Airlines Slammed For Serving English Breakfast Pakistan's national carrier learnt a lesson just how seriously airline meals are taken, following a backlash after its latest advert, bearing a photo of a cheese omelette, sausages and beans, promised......
15:51, 05/02/2019

Southwest Airlines Mechanics Approve Contract, Ending Long Impasse After almost seven years of negotiations, the union reached an agreement with the airline that gives its members $160 million in back pay and raises of 20 percent....
23:17, 05/21/2019

Disabled man rebukes Southwest Airlines for failing to accommodate his medical device A severely disabled man said that U.S. airlines do not provide appropriate lifts, so he brings his own, but Southwest still wouldn't let him fly.        ...
18:34, 05/16/2019

Brazil lower house votes to allow foreign airlines in domestic market Brazil's lower house of Congress voted on Tuesday to allow foreign-controlled airlines to operate domestic flights in Latin America's largest economy, opening the door to more competition in an increasingly concentrated market....
04:17, 05/22/2019

Amputee who says United Airlines took his scooter battery takes battle to court Stearn Hodge, a 68-year-old amputee who lost his arm and leg in an accident, says United and airport employees took a battery needed for his scooter.        ...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Singapore Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Delhi After Glitch A Singapore Airlines aircraft carrying 228 people on Wednesday made an emergency landing in the national capital after experiencing a glitch with the nose wheel, an official said....
21:17, 05/08/2019

Delta's test of free in-flight Wi-Fi may shame other airlines into offering service Now Delta Air Lines is taking its first steps towards offering free Wi-Fi as well. The Atlanta-based carrier started a two-week pilot test on May 13 that includes free Wi-Fi on around 55 domestic short-, medium- and long-haul flight segments a day....
16:17, 05/19/2019

Airlines, travel industry warn of excessive U.S. entry wait times Groups representing major U.S. airlines, airports and travel industry companies on Friday urged U.S. Senate leaders to back additional funding for Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) officers as the Trump administration said on Friday it was shifting add...
23:34, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazil Senate clears runway for foreign airlines on domestic routes Brazil's Senate on Wednesday passed legislation allowing foreign-controlled airlines to operate domestic flights, opening up Latin America's largest air travel market after years of debate....
02:34, 05/23/2019

United Airlines is covering up cameras on seat backs amid privacy backlash United Airlines is covering up all the cameras on the back of customers' seats amid backlash about privacy.        ...
19:00, 04/29/2019

Airlines Turn to Doctors With Goal of Limiting Long Flights’ Negative Effects There are meditation apps, exercise programs and herbal teas. Are they effective? “Standing up and walking to the restroom” may work just as well, one expert says....
22:17, 04/29/2019

Batwoman, Failed Airlines, and Height Enhancement Scams: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week It’s been a busy week for our friends at Facebook: Amid showing a bunch of loser far-right trolls and also Louis Farrakhan the door, kicking off an unhinged Twitter spree by the president, the company announced a confusing pivot towards being a priva...
03:00, 05/06/2019

UN ‘comes together in sadness and solidarity’ to honour staff who died on board Ethiopian Airlines flight Ceremonies were held at UN Headquarters in New York and Geneva on Friday, to remember and honour the staff who died on board Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, which crashed near Addis Ababa last Sunday, killing all 157 passengers and crew....
22:00, 04/28/2019

Southwest Airlines updates family boarding policy after same-sex couple claims discrimination Two men said they were stopped with their three young children and the children's grandmother during family boarding on a flight to Fort Lauderdale.        ...
20:51, 05/08/2019

Jewish couple sues Spirit Airlines, alleging anti-Semitic treatment A Jewish couple has filed a lawsuit against Spirit Airlines for alleged anti-Semitic and racist treatment, including being called a "retarded Jew."        ...
17:34, 05/09/2019

Fed's Five Critical Issues The Fed is facing five issues that could play a key role in its forward guidance on monetary policy, chief among them being the trade war and the economy....
14:09, 05/01/2019

Eco wonder or safety nightmare? Germany to vote on e-scooters Electric scooters could be on roads by June, leaving UK last major European country not to have approved useGermany’s upper house of parliament is due to vote on Friday on whether to allow electric scooters on to the country’s roads, following a feve...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Samsung receives safety certificate for car semiconductors Samsung has received the ISO 26262 Certification from TUV Rheinland for functional safety in its product development process for automotive semiconductors....
07:34, 05/13/2019

CVS Will Only Sell Supplements That Have Been Third-Party Tested for Safety CVS Pharmacy announced May 15 that it will only sell vitamins and supplements that have been third-party-tested for safety and label accuracy, in an effort to bring order to the notoriously under-regulated world of health and dietary aids. The U.S. F...
01:17, 05/16/2019

| 'Sleepy' Baroka move closer to safety A tongue-lashing from Baroka coach Wedson Nyirenda had the desired effect as they beat AmaZulu to boost hopes of avoiding demotion from the Absa Premiership....
01:17, 04/29/2019

The Missouri Tornadoes: Safety Tips and Where to Shelter How fast you react to warnings and where you take shelter can make all the difference when a tornado strikes. Here is what experts say will keep you safest....
21:51, 05/23/2019

Firefighters Give Tips For Swimming Safety LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)–With two drownings in Kentucky within the last week, officials want to remind people to be careful as they get ready for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend. The forecasted highs are near 90 this Memorial Day weekend and a...
23:34, 05/22/2019

Mom discovers vomit on daughter's Frontier Airlines seat, gets into altercation with flight attendant A 53-year-old North Carolina woman and her teenage daughter discovered vomit in their seating area on a recent Frontier Airlines flight.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Galaxy Fold: The issues and the 'fix' ZDNet's Adrian Kingsley-Hughes sits down with TechRepublic's Karen Roby to talk about all of the issues with the latest Galaxy foldable phone and what Samsung is doing to solve these problems....
23:51, 04/28/2019

Senator asks Canada to ensure Kanter's safety In the event of a Blazers-Raptors Finals matchup, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is trying to ensure Blazers center Enes Kanter's safe passage across the border....
02:00, 05/15/2019

Feds sue WV governor’s coal companies over safety violations CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The U.S. government sued nearly two dozen of West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice’s coal companies Tuesday to get them to pay about $4.8 million in unpaid mine safety fines. The civil lawsuit was filed by federal prosecutors ...
03:51, 05/08/2019

No thought for their own safety: Hero students disarm gunman HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The three students who disarmed a gunman in a Colorado school shooting leapt up from their desks without a word and with no thought for their own safety when they spotted the gun, recounted one of the young men. They sla...
15:17, 05/09/2019

Charges against Redskins safety Montae Nicholson dropped Charges against Washington Redskins safety Montae Nicholson stemming from an altercation in December have been dropped        ...
20:51, 05/14/2019

Learn Water Safety for Little (or No) Money With This YMCA Program Heading to the pool or paddle boating around the lake can sound like a fun way to spend a summer afternoon. However, if you’re someone that doesn’t know how to swim then particpating in any water activity potentially be a terrifying proposition....
07:00, 05/19/2019

A sixth of ridesharing cars have unfixed safety recalls It's not just ridesharing drivers that merit some safety concerns -- the car might be a risk as well. Consumer Reports has conducted a study indicating that 16.2 percent of the nearly 94,000 ride hailing cars it identified in New York City and ...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Mercedes unveils GLE-based experimental safety vehicle The firm has put future safety innovations to the test in a high-tech hybrid GLE Mercedes-Benz unveiled the latest in a long line of experimental vehicles in an ongoing project into advanced safety technology. Based on a yet-to-be launched petrol-el...
02:17, 05/20/2019

Bologna draws 3-3 at Lazio to secure Serie A safety ROME (AP) — Bologna secured Serie A football for another season after drawing at Lazio 3-3 in a thriller on Monday. Bologna moved four points clear of the relegation zone with one match remaining. Lazio was still celebrating winning the Italian Cup m...
00:00, 05/21/2019

ADOT: Vote for your favorite Safety Message entry ADOT safety message sign / 12 News TUCSON – Arizona residents got the opportunity to show how funny highway drivers can be last month. Arizona Department of Transportation says they received more than 3,200 entries in its Safety Message Contest. The ...
16:51, 05/14/2019

Trump easing offshore drilling safety rules The Trump administration moved Thursday to give oil and gas companies more flexibility to meet safety requirements imposed after the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon explosion. (May 2)        ...
03:51, 05/03/2019

Sri Lanka bans face coverings for 'public safety' Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena banned all forms of face coverings including the burqa and the hijab in the name of national security, the president's office said....
10:17, 04/29/2019

Hilaria Baldwin Says She Stopped Co-Sleeping With Son Romeo "For His Safety" These days, Hilaria Baldwin's bed feels a little empty. The famous yogi shared a photo of her breastfeeding son Romeo, 11 months, on Instagram today. Along with the sweet photo,......
23:51, 05/14/2019

Trump awards medals to public safety officers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers, including eight who responded to a shooting at a southern California polling place. Trump honored the men at a White House ceremony on Wednesday. Tw...
00:51, 05/23/2019

Tesla fires sound alarms about safety of EV batteries Why is the auto industry worried? Should Chinese consumers slow their shift to EVs because of safety worries, it would be a serious blow because the nation accounts for more than half of the world's EV sales....
13:51, 05/16/2019

Dear Delta Airlines: video games and beer cannot compete with joining a union | Stephen Greenhouse The airline is telling employees that unions take money they could spend on entertainment instead. Will anyone really fall for that anti-union tactic?In its latest offensive to beat back unionization, Delta Airlines displays total contempt for labor ...
12:34, 05/11/2019

Ric Flair out of hospital following heart issues Ric Flair is out of the hospital after a frightening week for him and wrestling fans. Flair could be seen in photos, obtained by TMZ, being wheeled out of the hospital with his wife, Wendy Barlow, by his side. The details are a bit sketchy, as Flair ...
23:00, 05/22/2019

US issues new warning to ships after ‘sabotage’ off UAE DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S. has issued a new alert to maritime traffic over alleged “acts of sabotage” of ships off the coast of the United Arab Emirates amid heightened regional tensions between American and Iran. The U.S...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Where Steve Bullock Stands on the Issues Mr. Bullock, the latest Democrat to announce his presidential campaign, was twice elected governor of deep-red Montana. But his policies aren’t all centrist....
18:17, 05/14/2019

US issues Huawei a temporary reprieve The Trump administration has eased some trade restrictions on Huawei, allowing the Chinese tech giant to continue doing business with US firms for another 90 days. Huawei's founder has warned conflict is "inevitable."...
15:51, 05/21/2019

10 IT risk management issues that are often overlooked Along with the obvious areas of risk management -- such as data breaches and business continuity -- are several smaller issues that may be disasters-in-the making....
01:00, 04/29/2019

Investors seek safety on threat of wider U.S.-China spat Global equity markets slid on Wednesday as investors sought safety in bonds, the Japanese yen and Swiss franc amid renewed worries over the U.S.-China trade standoff after reports the United States has another Chinese tech firm in its sights....
17:34, 05/22/2019

Food safety: 1 ton of hot dogs recalled due to concerns about metal pieces Vienna Beef has recalled 2,030 pounds of beef hot dogs out of concerns they might contain pieces of metal, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said.        ...
01:51, 05/21/2019

Amtrak cuts will ‘jeopardize safety, security’: police union Amtrak plans to cut its nation-wide payroll over the next three years — including potentially dangerous 20 percent reductions in its police force set to begin next month, The Post has learned. Amtrak Police Department Chief Neil Trugman told un...
00:17, 05/04/2019

Tesla rolls out new software update with two brand new safety features Say what you will about Tesla’s underlying business model or Elon Musk’s various antics, there’s simply no denying that Tesla vehicles are some of the safest cars on the planet. The NHTSA, for example, recently said that the Model h...
16:34, 05/04/2019

Mercedes' Latest Experimental Safety Car Has a Little Robot Triangle, Among Other Things Experimental Safety Cars were a big deal back in the 1970s, when most major manufacturers were building (usually) bright yellow, heavy-looking sedans with massive black rubber bumpers front and rear, all in an attempt to develop and showcase safety t...
20:51, 05/20/2019

FDA safety scandal: 50K hidden reports of heart device malfunctioning Enlarge / The Food and Drug Administration headquarters in White Oak, Md. (credit: Getty | Congressional Quarterly) The Food and Drug Administration allowed the maker of a faulty implantable heart device to secretly log 50,000 malfunction incidents...
05:34, 05/22/2019

Former Cowboys safety Darren Woodson leaving ESPN after 14 years Three-time Super Bowl champion Darren Woodson's last day will be Tuesday as he focuses more on commercial real estate in Texas.        ...
19:34, 05/13/2019

Surgical safety checklist linked to decline in hospital deaths After the World Health Organization's Surgical Safety Checklist went into effect in 2008, patient deaths after surgeries fell by a third in Scotland....
22:17, 04/28/2019

Texas House Oks school safety bill after mass shooting AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A bill that would “harden” Texas campuses with increased security and a boost in student mental health resources has cleared a key hurdle in the Legislature a year after a mass shooting at a local high school killed e...
23:17, 05/21/2019

Lyft is vastly improving rider safety with in-app emergency assistance and more Ridesharing apps like Uber and Lyft can be incredibly convenient in this day and age, but unfortunately, using these services is not always 100 percent safe, as proven by multiple reports of sexual abuse in the past few years committed by improperly ...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Mexican villagers beseech volcano goddess for rain, safety The inhabitants of Santiago Xalitzintla rise well before dawn to prepare their offerings to The Sleeping Woman, as they affectionately call the dormant Iztaccíhuatl volcano that hovers above their town in central Mexico....
08:00, 05/06/2019

Chevy's safety feature won't let teens drive without seat belts Because a chiming dashboard alert isn't enough to get teens to buckle up, Chevrolet introduced a new feature that prohibits drivers from shifting out of park until their seat belt is fastened. The "Buckle to Drive" system includes visible and au...
20:51, 05/21/2019

Lyft adds in-app 911 and prominent license plates to its safety tools Lyft is joining Uber in responding to the death of a college student with improved safety features. To begin with, it's adding an Uber-style option to call 911 from within the app -- if there's an emergency, you won't have to switch a...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Air Force's B-1B bombers back in the air after month-long safety inspection Flights of the Air Force's B-1B Lancer bombers have resumed after a nearly month-long stand-down after potentially fleet-wide issues regarding the planes' drogue parachutes were identified....
18:17, 04/28/2019

The Dispatch: Muslims in Sri Lank Now Fear Their Own Safety in the Wake of Attacks As Sri Lanka mourns around 250 people killed in a series of terrorist attacks by a group loyal to ISIS, there are fears that the grief will turn into more violence....
06:34, 05/01/2019

School criticized for actor’s Arab headwear in safety drill HARRISON CITY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district is defending itself after video surfaced of a safety drill that had a teacher posing as a shooter and donning what appeared to be a Middle Eastern headdress. The video appears to show the actor...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Greats' New, Reflective Royale Safety Collection Could Stop Traffic Ever wanted to blind fellow pedestrians with your footwear? Greats’ latest collection, The Royale Safety, is so eye-catching, it maybe, probably is a hazard in some states....
03:51, 05/24/2019

Task force created to improve school safety efforts PHOENIX – A new task force has been created to help make Arizona schools safer from gun violence. On Monday, May 13th, the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction, Kathy Hoffman, alongside representatives of March for Our Lives Arizona, an...
13:17, 05/14/2019

School criticized for actor's Arab headwear in safety drill A Pennsylvania school district is defending itself after video surfaced of a safety drill that had a teacher posing as a shooter and donning what appeared to be a Middle Eastern headdress....
17:51, 05/16/2019

Israel lifts safety measures after Hamas ceasefire offer After militant group Hamas seemingly offered a ceasefire following weekend attacks, Israel has drawn back its protective measures. Hundreds of rockets were fired into Israel over the weekend, prompting schools to close....
09:34, 05/06/2019

State Senate unanimously approves school bus safety bill The state Senate unanimously approved legislation Wednesday to crack down on New Yorkers who recklessly pass stopped school buses. The bill, likely to pass the Assembly and receive Gov. Cuomo’s signature, would boost fines for first-time offenders fr...
12:51, 05/02/2019

WHO issues first advice on dementia: exercise and don't smoke The World Health Organization published its first guidelines on the prevention and management of dementia on Tuesday, putting physical activity at the top of its list of recommendations for preventing cognitive decline....
17:00, 05/14/2019

Measles Infects 34,000 In Europe, WHO Issues Warning More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast majority of cases in Ukraine, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday as it urged authorities......
13:00, 05/07/2019

NBA cancels Global Camp over 'logistical issues' The NBA announced Thursday it has cancelled the 2019 Global Camp, a draft showcase for international players, only a week before the event was scheduled to begin....
00:17, 05/24/2019

Ex-Packers GM Thompson reveals health issues Former Packers GM Ted Thompson is suffering from a nerve disorder that causes weakness and cognitive issues, he said in a statement. Thompson, who played in the NFL for 10 years, says doctors say it does not appear to be CTE....
19:00, 05/08/2019

Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL plagued by power issues Google Pixel phones have the reputation of offering buttery-smooth performance, courtesy of stock Android. They are supposed to be the way to experience Android in its purest form, and you'd think that bugs and unexpected problems would be brought to...
13:51, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Weak public safety business holds back Hexagon Swedish industrial technology group Hexagon increased quarterly sales and core earnings slightly less than forecast held back by continued weakness in its public safety business....
09:34, 05/07/2019

Consumer Reports: Tesla's automatic lane changes pose safety concerns We found that Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot has its quirks, but Consumer Reports is... slightly more concerned. The publication has claimed that the latest version of the semi-autonomous driving feature poses "serious safety concerns," making a...
21:17, 05/22/2019

Ayrton Senna's Legacy Will Live on as Long as Formula One Keeps Striving for Safety Ayrton Senna is the epitome of what we think of when we imagine a racing driver. Charismatic with a near-religious fervor for the sport that etched his name into the history books, Senna gave viewers a taste of sheer excitement packed into the space ...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Safety changes leave owners of river barges fearing dry times ahead Operators of historic vessels could be sunk by requirements costing up to £250,000 per boatOnce, thousands of sailing barges plied the Thames estuary. Today, the sight of Will, the largest such vessel still travelling on the waters in London – now co...
05:17, 05/18/2019

KENT CamEye – A Smart Car Security Device to Ensure the Safety of Your Loved Ones Car owners know that dashcams and GPS trackers are a necessity in today’s day and age. The rising concern for security on the road makes car security devices a fundamental part of the children’s safety. Chauffeur-driven cars or parents ...
12:34, 05/09/2019

Sheriff Mark Napier discusses humanitarian crisis and border safety TUCSON- Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier is fresh off his trip from Washington D.C. after testifying before a congressional subcommittee about border security on Capitol Hill. “This is a very critical problem for our nation,” said Sheriff ...
01:17, 05/04/2019

Bobcat perched atop electrical pole in Florida on crawls down to safety A closer look at the animal perched atop an electrical pole on Alligator Alley in Collier County confirms that it was a bobcat, and not a Florida panther.        ...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Donald Trump presents Public Safety Officer Medal of Honor President Donald Trump praised the "immortal acts of courage" of 14 first responders who received the Public Safety Officer Medal of Honor on Wednesday afternoon at the White House....
08:51, 05/23/2019

Consumer Reports says Tesla's latest autopilot fix raises 'serious safety concerns' Tesla's latest version of its Navigate on Autopilot feature could be a potential safety risk for drivers as it requires substantial human intervention, according to findings by Consumer Reports....
17:17, 05/22/2019

Volvo r&d chief defends 'Big Brother' steps to reach safety goal Volvo's decision to limit the top speed in its new models has sparked reaction that is 80 percent positive or neutral and 20 percent negative, says the automaker's r&d chief....
14:51, 05/10/2019

Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final amid safety concerns Arsenal's Armenian international Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been left out of the English club's Europa League final squad amid concerns for his safety in Azerbaijan's capital Baku....
18:17, 05/21/2019

Britax sent defective fix to customers in deal to avoid safety recall of its strollers The defective bolts are the latest problem for the company since its settlement with federal regulators in November, which was the subject of a probe by The Post into how the consumer safety agency backed off its demand for a recall....
06:51, 05/04/2019

Acting ICE Director Matthew Albence: The safety of migrant children is our top priority Acting Director for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Matthew Albence has revealed the extent of the danger that migrant children are being put in as they are brought across the border, and the actions his department is taking to defend them....
18:34, 04/29/2019

How eight elderly men nicknamed the 'Bad Grandpas' robbed $20M from safety deposit boxes in London A group of elderly men nicknamed the "Bad Grandpas" robbed an estimated $20 million in jewels from an underground deposit facility in London through some audacious means, a new book describes....
17:51, 04/29/2019

Trump awards highest honor for bravery to public safety officers President Trump awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers on Wednesday; the medal is the nation’s highest honor for bravery by a public safety officer....
09:17, 05/23/2019

CDC to E-Scooter Riders: Please, for the Love of God, Do the Absolute Bare Minimum Safety Thing Amidst a rise in reports that emergency rooms are seeing a spike in visits from people who have seriously messed themselves up while riding electric scooters, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided to assess the threat of the increasi...
20:17, 05/01/2019

Former Sheffield Wednesday FC secretary fined £6,500 over Hillsborough health and safety offence The former secretary of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club has been fined £6,500 for a health and safety offence related to the Hillsborough disaster....
16:00, 05/13/2019

Tesla stock and bonds tumble as investors fret about costs and safety Tesla's stock and bonds tumbled on Monday as investors worried about the automaker's cash burn and problems with an Autopilot system that CEO Elon Musk has held out as key to the electric car maker's future....
20:17, 05/20/2019

Arizona man arrested in accidental shooting of daughter, 6, as he 'was teaching her gun safety': cops An Arizona man has been arrested in the accidental shooting of his 6-year-old daughter, who cops say was critically injured as he was teaching her gun safety....
23:17, 04/28/2019

Flood warning issued for Mud Lake, two years after residents airlifted to safety A flood warning has been put in place for the Labrador community of Mud Lake, two years after people were airlifted out of the community as it was hit by unexpected rising waters....
17:51, 05/19/2019

Malinga's IPL joy, safety car danger and Liverpool's kids are alright | Classic YouTube This week’s roundup also features FA Cup finals, falling phones and a celebrating referee1) There were some incredible scenes in India as Chennai Super Kings required two off the final ball to win the IPL. Enter Lasith Malinga and a cunning yorker. J...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Tornado Safety Tips: Stay Informed, Have a Plan, Get to Cover Fast How fast you react to warnings and where you take shelter can make all the difference when a tornado strikes. Here is what experts say will keep you safest....
20:51, 05/23/2019

Google is creating privacy engineering hub and safety research fund in Europe Google plans a Google Safety Engineering Center and an $11.23 million Impact Challenge on Safety fund for organizations working on digital safety.Read More...
13:17, 05/14/2019

Interior Department to roll back offshore drilling safety rules The U.S. Interior Department announced the planned rollback of oil and gas drilling regulations that were enacted after the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon explosion, the worst offshore oil disaster in U.S. history....
17:34, 05/03/2019

Health Canada’s drug safety warnings not consistent with other countries’: report Health Canada issued warnings for only half of drug-safety issues identified in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, a new report finds....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Trump issues new sanctions on Iran’s industrial metals President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday imposing new sanctions against Iran on its production of iron, steel, aluminum and copper. “With this action, the United States has now imposed sanctions on Iran’s top three exports — oil, pet...
23:51, 05/08/2019

House Democrat issues subpoenas for Trump tax returns WASHINGTON (AP) — A top House Democrat has issued subpoenas for six years of President Donald Trump’s tax returns, giving Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig a deadline of next Friday to deliver them. Ways and ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Tesla seeks up to $2.3 billion from share, debt issues Tesla Inc announced plans to raise up to $2.3 billion in new capital on Thursday, easing Wall Street concerns over the electric carmaker's ability to see through its ambitious investment plans while it works to deliver a steady profit....
18:17, 05/02/2019

Spinoff of ABC’s ‘black-ish’ to focus on mixed-race issues LOS ANGELES (AP) — A spinoff of the ABC sitcom “black-ish” will focus on a young Rainbow Johnson and her challenges growing up in the 1980s. ABC said Thursday that the new series, titled “mixed-ish,” will be narrated by Tracee...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Pompeo Issues Warning to China, Russia on Arctic The U.S. warned against encroachment in the Arctic by China and Russia, as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on nations with Arctic territory to guard against aggressive action in an area that has attracted global competition....
21:00, 05/06/2019

Samsung has solved Galaxy Fold issues, according to report A Korean website says the controversial bendable $1,980 phone from Samsung will soon see the light of day, and be released within the month.        ...
03:17, 05/17/2019

Mozilla issues Firefox fix after expired certificate disabled all add-ons Mozilla has issued a temporary hotfix to reactivate extensions for millions of users, after they were disabled without warning late yesterday. Read More...
17:51, 05/04/2019

South Africa votes with corruption, jobs as big issues South Africans are voting in presidential and parliamentary elections, with signs of a relatively low turnout amid some saying they are disillusioned by widespread corruption and unemployment...
19:00, 05/08/2019

Pompeo meeting with Merkel cancelled over ‘pressing issues’ BERLIN (AP) — The U.S. State Department says a planned meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chancellor Angela Merkel has been canceled. Pompeo was due to meet Merkel and German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in Berlin on Tuesday. The ...
11:17, 05/07/2019

WHO issues warning as measles infects 34,000 in Europe this year More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast majority of cases in Ukraine, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday as it urged authorities to ensure vulnerable people get vaccinated....
21:00, 05/07/2019

UK urged to take lead on biodiversity as UN issues urgent warning Ministers announce report on economic case for biodiversity, but activists insist actions, not studies, are neededThe British government has commissioned Sir Partha Dasgupta, a professor at Cambridge University, to write a report on the economic case...
20:00, 05/06/2019

LGBT lessons row: Children 'too young' to learn issues, says MP Four and five year olds are too young to learn about LGBT issues, according to the MP for the area where a primary school is facing daily protests over equality teaching....
14:17, 05/22/2019

Trump Issues Tariff Threat on Chinese Goods President Trump threatened to drastically ramp up U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, an 11th-hour twist that puts in doubt whether the two sides can reach a trade deal this week....
01:51, 05/06/2019

Assange Indicted Under Espionage Act, Raising First Amendment Issues The WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces 17 counts in a superseding indictment over his role in obtaining and publishing classified documents in 2010....
04:17, 05/24/2019

Ex-F1 driver Vandoorne's SMP WEC debut marred by gear issues at Spa Ex-McLaren Formula 1 driver Stoffel Vandoorne's SMP Racing World Endurance Championship debut was marred by the privateer LMP1 squad suffering with only four gears in the closing stages at Spa...
18:00, 05/05/2019

Next 'Apex Legends' update addresses audio issues Since the explosive launch of Apex Legends and its deliberately quieter evolution over the last few months, the game is still dealing with some annoying issues. According to the team at Respawn, an update coming to all platforms next week will target...
13:51, 05/18/2019

Multiple Traffic Issues Could Affect Your Commute Tomorrow LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- Multiple events on Friday are expected to cause some traffic delays in Lexington. Traffic congestion and some street closures will be in effect due to: University of Kentucky commencement ceremonies at Rupp Arena (10 a.m. an...
23:51, 05/02/2019

TSA union warns border deployment may 'undermine' air safety at busiest time of year The largest union representing Transportation Security Administration personnel balked at the Trump administration's plans to send upwards of 400 employees to the U.S.-Mexico border to help with border operations and warned the move may "undermine av...
02:51, 05/16/2019

Could Cowboys trade for safety? Stephen Jones: We're ‘getting a few calls’ The Cowboys didn't use one of their top picks in the NFL draft to select a safety, and now teams are calling about possible deals.        ...
02:51, 05/09/2019

FAA Didn't Treat Suspect 737 MAX Flight-Control System as Critical Safety Risk A Federal Aviation Administration review determined that its engineers deferred to Boeing’s early safety classification of its 737 MAX flight-control system, with limited oversight....
21:17, 05/14/2019

Tiger attacked Kansas zookeeper after safety doors were left unlocked, report says Kansas zookeeper Kristyn Hayden-Ortega was hospitalized after a tiger attack left her with puncture wounds and lacerations to her head, neck and back....
13:00, 05/11/2019

Trump administration relaxes safety rules sparked by 2010 Gulf oil spill The Trump administration unveiled on Thursday its final plan to roll back offshore drilling safety measures put in place by the Obama administration after the fatal 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the worst in U.S. history, raising concerns by s...
02:51, 05/03/2019

Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety fears • Armenian will not travel to Baku for match against Chelsea• Decision taken by club after talks with player’s familyHenrikh Mkhitaryan will not be involved in the Europa League final after Arsenal confirmed he would not travel with the squad.The Arm...
14:17, 05/21/2019

Arsenal urge Uefa to guarantee Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s safety for Baku final • Armenian sat out Europa League group game in Azerbaijan• Arsenal ‘hugely concerned’ player could miss Chelsea matchArsenal have expressed concern that they have not yet received “acceptable guarantees” from Uefa that their midfielder Henrikh Mkhita...
18:34, 05/10/2019

House panel issues report citing Barr for contempt The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Monday issued a report citing Attorney General William Barr for contempt over a panel subpoena seeking Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full unredacted report on his Russia investigation....
17:17, 05/06/2019

Pope issues new rules mandating the reporting of sexual abuse Pope Francis issued new global rules Thursday for reporting sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, mandating for the first time that all dioceses set up systems for reporting abuse and cover-ups....
12:51, 05/09/2019

India, US To Engage Regularly To Resolve Trade Issues: Centre India and the United States will engage regularly to resolve outstanding trade issues, the government said, after US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross met Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu......
20:00, 05/06/2019

U.N. Ebola chief to tackle security, political issues in Congo The United Nations named an Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator on Thursday to help improve efforts to contain a 10-month epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed more than 1,200 people....
12:17, 05/23/2019

India To Address Trade Issues After Elections, Says US Commerce Secretary India's rules on localisation of data and price caps on medical devices imported from the United States are barriers to trade but New Delhi is committed to addressing them after the country's......
15:17, 05/07/2019

UN health agency issues 1st strategy to address snake bites LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization is publishing its first-ever global strategy to tackle the problem of snake bites, aiming to halve the number of people killed and disabled by snakes by 2030. Nearly 3 million people are bitten by potential...
12:51, 05/23/2019

Pompeo scraps Merkel talks due to 'global security issues' Secretary of state abruptly pulls out of Berlin meeting and is silent on his next destinationThe US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has abruptly cancelled a long-established plan to hold talks with the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, in Berlin, ci...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Google Pixel 3 performance issues could be caused by Digital Wellbeing Google Pixel phones have the reputation of offering buttery-smooth performance, courtesy of stock Android. The third generation of Pixel phones, however, has received mixed responses in this regard, with many people complaining of inconsistent perfor...
10:51, 05/08/2019

Pompeo Abruptly Cancels Berlin Trip Over ‘Pressing’ Issues Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had been scheduled to meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel and her foreign minister. A spokeswoman said the meetings would be rescheduled....
16:00, 05/07/2019

World Health Organization issues new tips for fighting dementia As our bodies age, we have to accept new limitations. We lose muscle, joints can become painful or need replacement, and our brains can experience similar declines. Dementia, a cognitive decline often associated with age, has been linked to certain g...
08:34, 05/16/2019

Pope Francis Issues New Church Law Regarding Clergy Sex Abuse. Victims Say It’s Not Enough (VATICAN CITY) — Pope Francis issued a groundbreaking new church law Thursday requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-ups by their superiors to church authorities, in a new effort to hold...
02:17, 05/10/2019

Venice Biennale invites heavy thinking on political issues VENICE, Italy (AP) — Political issues that excite newsprint, airwaves and social media are getting a very open airing at the 58th Venice Biennale contemporary art fair. They include fake news, migration, poverty, global warming and armed conflict. Am...
13:00, 05/10/2019

How to troubleshoot Apple Mail connectivity issues with Connection Doctor If you're not sure where to start the troubleshooting process for Apple Mail connectivity issues, Jack Wallen would like to introduce you to the Connection Doctor....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Cannes festival adapts to #MeToo era – but gender issues remain Film event adds family-friendly initiative yet for female directors it looks to be business as usualThis year, the Cannes film festival is rolling out an initiative called Le Ballon Rouge – named after a children’s film by Albert Lamorisse – which of...
20:34, 05/10/2019

Times editor defends paper's coverage of transgender issues Former journalist tells tribunal she faced discrimination at paper because she is transJohn Witherow, editor of the Times, has rejected allegations his newspaper publishes inaccurate, biased articles that are hostile to trans men and women.Witherow w...
01:17, 05/18/2019

Apple’s latest MacBook Pro refresh once again addresses keyboard issues Apple doesn’t often admit fault, but the quiet launch of a new MacBook Pro model today, alongside an adjustment to the Keyboard Service Program, seems to be the company’s way of acknowledging that there’s more work to be done to add...
10:00, 05/22/2019

Opinion: Tiger has never taken a stand on big issues, so hanging with Trump is no big deal It's not surprising that Tiger Woods will visit Trump on Monday. What's surprising is taking time away from the course with PGA Championship looming.        ...
01:34, 05/03/2019

Maximum Security owner issues $20 million challenge to rivals The owner of Maximum Security, the bay colt that finished first in the Kentucky Derby two weeks ago but was later disqualified, is so confident in his horse that he issued a $20 million challenge to several rivals on Friday....
22:17, 05/17/2019

Trump issues executive order aimed at boosting workforce WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has issued an executive order aimed at boosting the nation’s cybersecurity workforce. The order requires the government to provide better access to cybersecurity skills training, to identify the most ski...
21:00, 05/02/2019

US issues security alert on Iraq amid regional tensions BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Iraq has issued a security alert, warning U.S. citizens of “heightened tensions” in Iraq and advising against travel there. The advisory warning was posted on Twitter on Sunday night. It comes at a time ...
12:00, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Tesla to raise $2 billion from share, debt issues Tesla Inc said on Thursday it had filed with regulators to launch around $2 billion in fundraising through issues of new shares and debt, with Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk pitching in $10 million of his own money to buy shares....
15:34, 05/02/2019

Parliamentarians directly called to take action on global issues by UN chief Addressing parliament elected officials from around the world gathered at United Nations Headquarters in New York on Thursday for an annual hearing, UN chief António Guterres called for their support on legislation and financing of global solutions t...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Iran top military chief issues threat: ‘Our hands are on the trigger’ Iran’s highest-ranking military official offered a stark warning after reports emerged that the U.S. is considering deploying 10,000 troops to the Middle East....
23:51, 05/23/2019

Samsung delays launch of Galaxy Fold following display issues Following display issues reported by some reviewers, Samsung is going to delay the launch of the Galaxy Fold hybrid device until at least next month        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

It's not a robocall: Elizabeth Warren calls supporters to talk issues The Massachusetts senator has been calling donors to her campaign out of the blue this week, to ask about the issues that concern themElizabeth Warren supporters who notice a strange phone call coming in from a 617 area code may want to pick up the p...
02:00, 05/24/2019

Jamaica's World Challenge meeting canceled due to financial issues Jamaica's only international invitational athletics meeting has been canceled for financial reasons, officials said on Monday, with one athlete's agent concerned it could affect their preparations for this year's world championships....
09:34, 04/30/2019

Trump issues executive order to protect US networks from espionage President Trump on Wednesday declared a national emergency, signing an executive order that bans U.S. companies from using foreign telecom services that could pose a national security threat....
23:34, 05/15/2019

Wesfarmers' soft bid for Kidman spotlights lithium's financing issues Wesfarmers Ltd's bid for Australia's Kidman Resources undervalues the lithium miner, analysts said on Friday, reflecting the financing difficulties the sector faces even as electric car makers warn of raw material shortages....
22:00, 05/03/2019

U.S. issues warning on airspace near Gulf as Iran tensions simmer The Federal Aviation Administration has issued an advisory to U.S. commercial airliners flying over the waters of the Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to exercise caution as tensions between Washington and Tehran continue to simmer....
12:51, 05/18/2019

Pope issues new rules for reporting sexual abuse and cover-ups Pope Francis issued new global rules Thursday for reporting sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, mandating for the first time that all dioceses set up systems for reporting abuse and cover-ups....
16:00, 05/09/2019

The U.S. Issues a Warning Amid Reports of Ships Being Sabotaged off the UAE Coast (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) —Saudi Arabia said Monday two of its oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in attacks that caused “significant damage” to the vessels, one of them as it was en route to pi...
13:00, 05/13/2019

Pope Francis issues new law to force clergy to report sex abuse The groundbreaking new law requires clergy to report suspected cases of sexual abuse to their superiors — and report cases where abuse had been covered up. The law doesn't completely meet the demands of victims' groups....
15:00, 05/09/2019

EU sees no compliance issues in Google shopping, rivals disagree Europe's antitrust chief said on Wednesday she did not see any problems with the way Google was complying with her order to boost competition in online shopping, brushing aside complaints from some of the U.S. company's rivals....
17:34, 05/22/2019

Superdry issues fresh profit warning as shake-up begins Superdry has issued a fresh profit warning following a bruising battle that saw its management team quit when co-founder Julian Dunkerton won a shareholder vote to return to the business....
09:51, 05/09/2019

Here's where the Democratic front-runners stand on some of the biggest issues in 2020 With a crowded field and a growing progressive wing of the party, here is where some of the front-runners in the 2020 Democratic campaign stand on the biggest issues of this election cycle....
02:34, 05/04/2019

Woman survived Appalachian Trail stabbing by playing dead and hiking to safety, police say James Jordan, 30, of West Yarmouth, Massachusetts, faces murder and assault charges in connection with the attack late Friday and early Saturday.        ...
05:17, 05/15/2019

False reports of a shooting at the Rolling Loud festival in Miami sent attendees sprinting for safety Screenshot / Twitter Chaos erupted at the Rolling Loud festival in Miami Friday night after reports of an active shooter. Attendees of the hip-hop festival posted videos to Twitter showing other concertgoers running for safety. Just after 11 p.m., t...
22:00, 05/11/2019

Trump administration set to ease offshore drilling safety rules created after 2010 BP oil spill The Trump administration on Thursday announced rollbacks to offshore drilling safety rules created after the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon explosion.        ...
09:17, 05/03/2019

TripAdvisor introduces safety filter that flags sexual assault warnings on travel reviews TripAdvisor is introducing a new filter on each property that will show any reviews with safety warnings involving rapes, robberies or druggings.        ...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Trump administration to relax offshore safety rules sparked by 2010 Gulf oil spill The Trump administration will unveil on Thursday its final plan to roll back offshore drilling safety measures put in place by the Obama administration after the fatal 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the worst in U.S. history, raising concerns b...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Interior Dept. Loosens Offshore-Drilling Safety Rules Dating From Deepwater Horizon The loosening of regulations on offshore drilling equipment has been a been a key piece of President Trump’s efforts to ease restrictions on fossil fuel companies....
22:00, 05/02/2019

Arsenal's Henrikh Mkhitaryan Will Not Play In Europa League Final Because UEFA Can't Guarantee His Safety Arsenal announced on Tuesday that star midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not be joining the club in Baku, Azerbaijan for the Europa League final against Chelsea due to safety concerns, depriving the London club one of its best players for what seem ...
17:51, 05/21/2019

FDA defends oversight amid questions of safety of generic drugs made in India and China The FDA defends its track records of inspections of overseas drug factories as a new book raises question about the safety of generic drugs        ...
15:34, 05/18/2019

MoveOn issues super-early re-election endorsements for AOC and freshman allies We're more than 18 months out from Election Day, but liberal activist group MoveOn already is throwing its weight behind the four freshman congresswomen energizing the base with everything from the controversial Green New Deal to calls for President ...
16:00, 04/30/2019

UK government wants to settle second Brexit vote, customs issues quickly: spokesman British Prime Minister Theresa May's government wants to resolve swiftly the issues of whether to hold a second Brexit referendum and what type of post-Brexit customs relationship to have, May's political spokesman said on Tuesday ....
20:00, 05/21/2019

Companies Make Room for Investors Pushing Climate, Social Issues The largest U.S. companies are beginning to pay heed to the demands of investors focused on environmental and social issues, a shift for shareholders long relegated to the sidelines....
15:51, 05/01/2019

Top Court Issues Notice To Poll Body On Plea Seeking Action Against PM A decision on the alleged Model Code violations by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, will be taken at a meeting today, the Election Commission said.......
14:17, 04/30/2019

U.N. Issues Urgent Warning on the Growing Peril of Drug-Resistant Infections A new report says the overuse of antimicrobial drugs in humans, animals and plants is fueling resistant pathogens that could kill 10 million people annually by 2050....
01:51, 04/30/2019

Changes made to the Samsung Galaxy Fold should prevent a repeat of the previous issues If it feels like we've been writing about the Samsung Galaxy Fold for years, well, it's because we have. Rumors about a foldable Samsung phone, dubbed the Galaxy X, started taking off in 2016. Finally, the first foldable phone from a major manufactur...
06:34, 05/16/2019

DTM allowed teams to adjust steering columns afer new engine issues The DTM allowed teams to make changes to the series' standardised steering-column system at Zolder because vibrations caused by the new breed of Class One engines have impacted reliability...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Ford Says Justice Dept. Has Opened Criminal Inquiry Into Emissions Issues The carmaker said it had notified other state and federal agencies about “issues relating to road load estimations” and that it was cooperating with all government inquiries....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Judgment, trust, LGBT issues driving millennials from Mormon church Mormon millennials are leaving the church at double the rate of their parents and grandparents, according to a new book that surveys current and former members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints....
08:51, 05/23/2019

Samsung Galaxy Buds update addresses Bluetooth and sound issues The second important update for Samsung's Galaxy Buds earphones comes three months after their launch. Unlike the previous one that added a couple of new features, the most recent update addresses some issues with Bluetooth connectivity and Ambient s...
15:00, 05/21/2019

U.S. Issues New Sanctions as Iran Warns It Will Step Back From Nuclear Deal The announcement by Iran’s president does not kill the 2015 deal, but it pushes the confrontation between Washington and Tehran into new and potentially dangerous territory....
02:34, 05/09/2019

Rep. Lesko: Dems favor political theater over real issues like the border House Judiciary Committee member Rep. Debbie Lesko accused Democrats of trying to "undermine" the president and avoid working on important issues like border, insrtead opting for the  "political theater" of the Mueller investigation....
02:51, 05/09/2019

On White House Policy Issues, Pence Plays the Role of Decoder With President Trump often speaking in the broadest of strokes, many times it is left to Vice President Mike Pence to try to make the sales pitch and bring clarity....
15:17, 05/06/2019

US issues $300B target list of Chinese goods in trade battle BEIJING (AP) — U.S. trade officials have issued a $300 billion target list of Chinese imports including laptop computers for more tariff hikes, ratcheting up tensions with Beijing. The U.S. Trade Representative said the list is aimed at carrying out ...
10:00, 05/14/2019

Booker promises to create government office devoted to abortion issues Presidential hopeful Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., vowed Wednesday to create an entire government office devoted to abortion and reproductive rights on his first day in office if he wins. ...
16:34, 05/22/2019

Haas Formula 1 issues caused by tyre graining phase struggles The Haas Formula 1 car's lack of race pace is caused by the inability to "get out of the graining phase" with its tyres, according to team principal Gunther Steiner...
13:34, 05/03/2019

Pak Issues Order To Freeze Assets, Impose Travel Ban On Masood Azhar Pakistan has issued an official order to freeze the assets and impose travel ban on Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar after the United Nations declared him a "global terrorist"....
07:34, 05/03/2019

U.S. Customs agency issues tariff increase notice, allows grace period U.S. Customs and Border Protection said on Thursday it would begin collecting a 25 percent tariff on a $200 billion category of Chinese imports at 12:01 a.m. EDT (0401 GMT) on Friday, the final step toward activation of President Donald Trump's plann...
02:17, 05/10/2019

U.S. issues new sanctions against Iran on anniversary of Trump’s withdrawal from nuclear deal The sanctions targeting metal exports came hours after Iran’s president said the country will pull back from some of its commitments in the 2015 landmark nuclear agreement....
22:17, 05/08/2019

Pope issues new law requiring priests, nuns to report abuse to church VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has issued a new law requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-ups by their superiors to church authorities, in a groundbreaking new effort to hold the Catholic hierar...
17:34, 05/09/2019

U.S. embassy issues Indonesia security alert ahead of election results The U.S. embassy in Jakarta has issued a security alert ahead of election results due on Wednesday, as Indonesian authorities have arrested nearly 30 suspected militants, including some who police say are able to detonate bombs using Wi-Fi networks....
14:17, 05/18/2019

Trump Issues Tariff Threat and China Considers Pulling Out of Talks President Trump threatened to drastically ramp up U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, a surprise twist that put an accord in doubt as Beijing considered pulling out of talks scheduled to begin this week....
08:00, 05/06/2019

Pope issues law to force priests and nuns to report sexual abuse All Catholic priests and nuns will be required to report abuse and cover-ups by superiorsPope Francis has issued a new law requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-ups by their superiors to chur...
13:18, 05/09/2019

Honda Issues Recall For 1.37 Lakh SUVs Globally; India Unaffected Honda Motor Co said on Wednesday it is recalling 137,000 new sport utility vehicles (SUVs) following reports of three injuries tied to sudden air bag deployments in the United States.The......
11:17, 05/23/2019

Back-seat passengers in Uber, Lyft, rideshare vehicles face germs, safety risks Rising awareness about the dangers of sitting in the back seat could give you pause the next time your Uber or Lyft rolls up to the curb.        ...
12:34, 05/10/2019

Global stocks, yields fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world slid on Monday, along with bond yields, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
21:17, 05/06/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats * Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates prices after U.S. open, adds commentary, changes byline, dateline; previous LONDON)...
17:17, 05/06/2019

Report Finds Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot Function May Pose Serious Safety Risks Without Driver Engagement A newer Tesla feature to allow its cars to switch lanes automatically may present safety risks for drivers who aren’t actively engaged while the setting is enabled, according to findings by Consumer Reports.Read more......
06:00, 05/23/2019

Brits 'to pay extra £73m on flights to cover costs of airlines going bust' British holidaymakers face paying an extra £73 million for flights each year after a Government review today recommended a levy on passengers to cover the costs of airlines going bust....
19:51, 05/09/2019

President Trump Issues Executive Order Seemingly Aimed at China and Huawei (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday to help protect the United States against foreign adversaries that are taking advantage of technological vulnerabilities to threaten U.S. communications systems. The orde...
02:51, 05/16/2019

Maximum Security owner issues $20 million challenge to Kentucky Derby rivals The owner of Maximum Security on Friday issued a multimillion-dollar bet to the owners of four race horses who benefited from his horse’s disqualification from this year’s Kentucky Derby....
04:00, 05/18/2019

U.S. Customs agency issues notice of higher tariff rate on Chinese goods U.S. Customs and Border Protection said on Thursday it would begin collecting a 25 percent tariff on a $200 billion category of Chinese imports at 12:01 a.m. (0401 GMT) on Friday, another step toward activation of President Donald Trump's planned tar...
22:17, 05/09/2019

Army Gets Poll Body Notice Over "Vote By Phone" Complaint, Issues Denial Army officers posted in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh province have been accused of violating electoral norms by asking soldiers to specify their voting preferences by phone and casting votes on their......
19:51, 05/10/2019

Mylan revenue misses on Morgantown plant issues, shares fall 8 percent Mylan NV missed first-quarter revenue estimates on Tuesday, hurt by lower demand for its products and manufacturing problems at its Morgantown plant, sending its shares down nearly 8 percent....
17:34, 05/07/2019

User solves Pixel performance issues by disabling one of the latest Android features Google’s Pixel phones are supposed to be the peak of Android experience, featuring the latest and most innovative features the company has to offer. And while that is true in some areas, such as cameras, the overall package is far from perfect. Pixel...
16:51, 05/07/2019

Bike to Work Week: Are e-bikes the answer to health, traffic and environmental issues? E-bike sales are booming while regular bikes aren't doing to hot. Trek says its the company's fastest growing segment.        ...
11:17, 05/13/2019

UEFA pledges to work with Arsenal and Chelsea over fans’ Baku travel issues "UEFA has defended the decision to award Baku the 2019 Europa League final, but vowed to work with Arsenal and Chelsea to help get their fans to the match."...
00:34, 05/18/2019

Samsung is close to solving Galaxy Fold issues, but there's still no new release date to share For pretty much as long as we can remember, Samsung has been reportedly cooking up a category-redefining foldable mobile device. After many years of hard research, development, and refinement work, the company finally settled on an in-folding design ...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Abortion Fight or Strong Economy? For G.O.P., Cultural Issues Undercut 2020 Message The longstanding verity that Americans vote with their pocketbook may be tested in the presidential election like never before, as Trump injects cultural and identity issues into the race....
11:34, 05/19/2019

House Democrat Issues Subpoena to Treasury and IRS for 6 Years of President Trump’s Tax Returns (WASHINGTON) — A top House Democrat on Friday issued subpoenas for six years of President Donald Trump’s tax returns, giving Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig a deadline of next Friday to deliver them. ...
01:34, 05/11/2019

Model shares distressing video to raise awareness of mental health issues Kharina Kharuddin, who has 95,000 followers on Instagram, uploaded the clip this week to the social media site where it’s since been viewed more than 251,000 times as of Friday afternoon....
00:00, 05/11/2019

Centre Issues Drought Advisory To 6 States As Water Level In Dams Dips With water storage in dams dropping to a "critical" level, the Centre has issued a "drought advisory" to Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu, asking them to use......
01:34, 05/18/2019

Buttigieg says it's 'nice' Trump supports his marriage, but wants more progress on LGBT issues from administration 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg thinks it’s nice that President Trump is cool with his marriage to another man, but what really interests him is how the Trump administration handles LGBT policies....
04:00, 05/20/2019

World Health Organization Issues First-Ever Screen Time Guidelines for Young Kids. Here’s What to Know (LONDON) — The World Health Organization has issued its first-ever guidance for how much screen time children under 5 should get: not very much, and none at all for those under 1. The U.N. health agency said Wednesday that kids under 5 should n...
19:51, 04/28/2019

U.N. creates new Ebola chief role to tackle security, political issues in Congo The United Nations named an Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator on Thursday, creating a new position to boost efforts to contain a 10-month epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has killed more than 1,200 people....
14:51, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 6-Tesla ends 'Spartan diet,' seeks up to $2.3 bln from share, debt issues Tesla Inc will raise up to $2.3 billion in new capital, renouncing what Elon Musk called a "Spartan diet" and easing Wall Street concerns about the money-losing company's ability to overcome a drop in sales and build new product lines....
00:51, 05/03/2019

Child Rights Body Issues Notice To Priyanka Gandhi Over Children Video The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has issued a notice to Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra over alleged use of children in election campaigning....
03:34, 05/03/2019

Venezuela's Guaido issues call for military uprising amid violent clashes Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday made his strongest call yet to the military to help him oust President Nicolas Maduro, and violence broke out at anti-government protests as the country hit a new crisis point after years of politic...
23:00, 04/30/2019

Tesla ends 'Spartan diet,' seeks up to $2.3 billion from share, debt issues Tesla Inc will raise up to $2.3 billion in new capital, renouncing what Elon Musk called a "Spartan diet" and easing Wall Street concerns about the money-losing company's ability to overcome a drop in sales and build new product lines....
20:00, 05/02/2019

Facing 2024 deadline, NASA issues a report defending the Lunar Gateway Enlarge / Under some designs plans, the lunar Gateway more resembles the International Space Station than a small outpost. (credit: NASA) On Wednesday, as NASA continued to press lawmakers to support an accelerated plan to return humans to the Moo...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Back-seat passengers in Uber, Lyft, ride-hailing vehicles face germs, safety risks Rising awareness about the dangers of sitting in the back seat could give you pause the next time your Uber or Lyft rolls up to the curb.        ...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Asia Bibi latest: Christian who spent years on death row for blasphemy leaves Pakistan for safety of Canada Asia Bibi, the Christian woman who spent years on death row in Pakistan after being convicted of blasphemy, has left the country to take refuge in Canada....
12:34, 05/08/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, yields fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world slid on Monday, along with bond yields, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
21:17, 05/06/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: biodiversity and forests, labour and road safety, women’s rights, and fallen UN staff remembered This Monday, we cover: how one million species face extinction; the importance of safeguarding forests; a look at labour inequalities worldwide; efforts to tackle road safety; a new intergenerational campaign for the realization of women’s rights; an...
23:00, 05/06/2019

UN commission agrees roadmap on ensuring women’s social protection, mobility, safety, and access to economic opportunities The UN body exclusively dedicated to promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment wrapped up its annual session on Friday evening with agreement on ways to safeguard  and improve women’s and girls’ access to social protection systems, public ser...
19:17, 04/28/2019

Treasurys rise, sending yields lower as investors seek safety amid Trump's tariff threat U.S. government debt prices were higher on Monday morning, as investors digested news that the White House will impose higher tariffs on Chinese goods....
23:00, 05/06/2019

The Division 2 Raid COUNTDOWN: Release Date, Matchmaking issues, Start Time, Rewards, More The Division 2 Raid is what Agents have been desperately waiting for since Operation Dark Hours was first announced. Raids are almost here and we have all the details....
00:17, 05/16/2019

Johnny Manziel issues emotional apology to estranged wife Bre Tiesi more than month after split Former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel posted an emotional Instagram dedicated to his estranged wife on Saturday more than a month after the couple had split up...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Dan Patrick discusses health issues, including depression, memory loss, in emotional show During his Thursday show, Dan Patrick opened up about health issues he has struggled with for years, including Polymyalgia rheumatica and depression.        ...
04:34, 05/03/2019

Without tackling ‘gross inequalities’ major issues will go unsolved, warns UN rights chief Bachelet Inequality continues to drive rights violations everywhere, but some countries have made significant progress in tackling the problem, not least in women’s rights, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said on Wednesday....
19:17, 04/28/2019

House panel chairman issues subpoenas to Treasury, IRS demanding Trump’s tax returns by next Friday WASHINGTON (AP) — House panel chairman issues subpoenas to Treasury, IRS demanding Trump’s tax returns by next Friday....
00:17, 05/11/2019

The Big Rise in Boeing – How Did He Do That? EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy tells Dana Weeks about the pattern in Boeing that helped him forecast the huge gains in August and September. See the chart for yourself....
14:09, 05/01/2019

What you need to know about Boeing's 737 Max crisis Boeing's fast-selling 737 Max planes have been grounded worldwide since mid-March following two fatal crashes of the aircraft within five months of one another. Boeing and the FAA are now facing numerous investigations....
13:34, 05/17/2019

Boeing's 737 Max Is Too Big To Fail The 737 MAX airplane isn’t just important for Boeing, it also matters for airlines and even the U.S. economy. This puts the plane maker in a position of power....
15:51, 04/29/2019

Constance Wu issues apology after fans called her 'ungrateful' for complaining about her sitcom 'Fresh Off the Boat' being renewed Kelsey McNeal/ABC via Getty Images On Saturday, actress Constance Wu took to Twitter to apologize for recently complaining about the renewal of her ABC sitcom "Fresh Off the Boat." Wu explained that the renewal meant she would have to pass on anothe...
22:00, 05/11/2019

NCAA basketball champion Virginia declines White House invitation, cites logistical issues Virginia’s national basketball team won’t visit the White House to celebrate its national championship won earlier this month against Texas Tech.        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues....
02:34, 05/09/2019

Biden has been on wrong side of foreign policy issues for decades: former Bush assistant secretary of state A former assistant secretary of state for President George W. Bush slammed Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden for dismissing the threat of China, saying the former vice president has been on the wrong side of foreign policy issues for the la...
17:00, 05/03/2019

Arsenal boss Unai Emery issues Valencia warning despite Europa League semi-final first-leg win Unai Emery believes Arsenal only have a "50-50" chance of reaching the Europa League final despite a commanding win in their semi-final first-leg clash against Valencia on Thursday night....
00:17, 05/03/2019

South Africa begins voting in presidential, parliamentary elections amid issues of corruption, unemployment JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa begins voting in presidential, parliamentary elections amid issues of corruption, unemployment....
08:17, 05/08/2019

Cramer: The FAA should have been tougher on Boeing CNBC's Jim Cramer gives his first take on the Wall Street Journal report that Boeing did not inform airlines that it disabled a key safety feature....
19:00, 04/29/2019

Boeing’s Grounded 737 Max: The Story So Far Two crashes within five months -- Lion Air Flight 610 in October off the coast of Indonesia and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 in March outside Addis Ababa -- killed 346 people and led to a global grounding of Boeing Co.’s relatively new 737 Max jets....
05:00, 04/29/2019

Boeing MAX: A Tale of Two Crashes A Wall Street Journal analysis of official interim crash reports shows the parallels between the Boeing MAX accidents in Indonesia and Ethiopia that took 346 lives and led to the world-wide grounding of the fleet....
14:17, 05/15/2019

First look inside the new Boeing 777X Boeing showcases a mock up of the cabin of its new hotly anticpated 777X passenger airplane, featuring sculpted side walls and a cabin that's four inches wider than its predecessor....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Pope Francis issues groundbreaking law requiring Catholic priests and nuns to report clergy sex abuse, cover-up Pope Francis issued a groundbreaking law Thursday requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-up by their superiors to church authorities, in a groundbreaking new effort to hold the Catholic hierar...
15:17, 05/09/2019

Myanmar military target civilians in deadly helicopter attack, UN rights office issues war crimes warning Intensifying clashes between the Myanmar military and armed separatists that reportedly involved a deadly helicopter bombing raid on civilians earlier this week in Rakhine state, have been condemned by the UN human rights office, OHCHR....
21:34, 04/28/2019

‘Queer Eye’ Fans, Rejoice! The Fab Five Is Adding A Sixth Member Named ‘Pig Boy’ Who Bites Those Responsible For A Participant’s Self-Esteem Issues Get excited, Queer Eye fans, because the show is making an incredible new addition to the cast that’s sure to make next season the most uplifting one yet: The Fab Five is adding a sixth member named Pig Boy who bites those responsible for a participa...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Disgraced political journalist Mark Halperin issues new apology amid reported career rehab attempt Disgraced political journalist Mark Halperin issued a new apology Sunday amid a report he was trying to "rehab" his career over a year after being fired from MSNBC amid sexual misconduct claims....
00:17, 05/06/2019

Boeing says its 737 Max software update is complete Today, Boeing announced that it has completed the software update to its 737 Max planes. The update is meant to correct the software flaws that contributed to the Lion Air and Air Ethiopia crashes that killed 346 people in total. The update was expec...
01:17, 05/17/2019

Boeing 737 Max re-certification flight could happen by the end of May Dan Elwell, the FAA's acting chief, was grilled on Capitol Hill about the status of the Boeing 737 Max. CNBC's Phil LeBeau joins "Squawk Box" with the details about the hearing....
02:34, 05/17/2019

Southwest CEO 'hopeful' Boeing 737 MAX will fly this summer Southwest Airlines Co Chief Executive Officer Gary Kelly told shareholders on Wednesday he is still hopeful the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX jets will return to service this summer, when the airline will continue with its growth plan....
19:51, 05/15/2019

FAA chief has no timetable for ungrounding Boeing 737 MAX The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday he does not have a specific timetable for when the agency may unground the Boeing 737 MAX that has been involved in two fatal crashes since October....
00:17, 05/23/2019

FAA expects Boeing to submit 737 MAX fix soon for approval The Federal Aviation Administration's acting chief told lawmakers on Wednesday he expects Boeing Co to submit a software fix and training upgrade for the grounded 737 MAX, which was involved in two fatal crashes since October, for approval "in the ne...
19:51, 05/15/2019

Boeing Faces More FAA Requests as It Completes 737 MAX Fix Boeing completed a software fix for its 737 MAX jets but faces additional information requests from U.S. aviation regulators, another hurdle in returning the troubled aircraft to passenger service, the company said....
03:17, 05/17/2019

"Will Never Hesitate" To Fly In Boeing 737 MAX, Says Warren Buffett Billionaire Warren Buffett, one of the world's most influential businessmen, said Saturday that he would not hesitate to fly in a Boeing 737 Max airplane, despite the grounding of the planes after two......
01:17, 05/05/2019

FAA chief has no timetable for Boeing 737 MAX approval The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday he does not have a specific timetable to approve Boeing Co's 737 MAX for flight after two fatal crashes since October prompted the plane to be grounded worldwide....
09:34, 05/23/2019

Why Airbus isn't pouncing on Boeing's 737 MAX turmoil When Boeing launched its 737 MAX jetliner in response to Airbus's record-selling A320neo, a wave of poker-faced satisfaction spread through Airbus headquarters in France....
03:34, 04/30/2019

Flydubai says it's confident Boeing will do right thing about 737 MAX Flydubai's Chief Executive Ghaith al-Ghaith said on Tuesday he is very confident that Boeing will take the right decision regarding the grounded 737 MAX....
09:00, 04/30/2019

U.S. FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX and what steps are needed to return it to service....
17:51, 05/23/2019

U.S. FAA directive enshrines changes to Boeing 787 Dreamliner The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday said it was mandating new flight control software and parts to Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner to address what it called an unsafe operating condition of certain products on the plane....
22:00, 05/01/2019

Boeing says it has completed a software update for the 737 Max Boeing has completed a software fix for its 737 Max airplanes, which have been grounded since mid-March after two of the aircraft crashed in less than five months, killing a total of 346 people....
22:00, 05/16/2019

The American League disaster that isn’t going away Memorial Day traditionally has been viewed as the start of the pennant races. So let’s get ready for the excitement by declaring the AL races — over. At best, six teams are likely vying for five spots, and if you believe the Indians are more house of...
23:17, 05/18/2019

Where Have All the American Tennis Tournaments Gone? The decline in the number of tournaments in the U.S. corresponds with the decline in the number of highly ranked Americans and the growth of tennis in Europe and Asia....
23:00, 04/28/2019

American Births Hit a 32-Year Low Americans are continuing to have fewer and fewer children, according to a new government report released this week. Slightly fewer than 3.8 million children were born in 2018, the report found—a 2 percent decrease from 2017, and the lowest total numb...
21:17, 05/17/2019

Trump Wants You to Buy American. Here’s Why That’s Almost Impossible For nearly a century, the St. Pierre Manufacturing Corporation has made products such as horseshoes, tire chains, and anchors in a facility near Worcester, Mass. But in recent months, St. Pierre has been struggling. Why? Increased tariffs on goods fr...
17:51, 05/14/2019

Security Council: UN calls for ‘spirit and letter’ of Ukraine agreements to be upheld, as Russia issues simplified citizenship decree The UN’s political affairs chief has urged all parties to the peace plan protocol for eastern Ukraine known as the Minsk Agreements, to avoid “any unilateral steps” that could undermine efforts to demilitarize the eastern conflict zone....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Boeing 737 from Gitmo goes off runway into river in Jacksonville, Fla. A Boeing 737-800 jet arriving from the Guantanamo Bay military station in Cuba went 100 feet off the runway at Naval Air Station Jacksonville and into the St. Johns River in Florida on Friday evening....
16:17, 05/04/2019

House subcommittee to hold May 15 hearing on Boeing 737 Max WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. House subcommittee has scheduled a May 15 hearing on the Boeing 737 Max airliner. The Aviation Subcommittee of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee will hold the hearing at 10 a.m. The committee’s website say...
21:00, 05/02/2019

"Boeing Made Some Mistakes...": CEO Of Southwest, Which Flies Only 737 MAX Boeing Co made mistakes with its 737 MAX planes that need to be addressed, Southwest Airlines Co Chief Executive Officer Gary Kelly told shareholders on Wednesday, but he said he is still hopeful that......
12:17, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 2-FAA expects Boeing to submit 737 MAX fix soon for approval Federal Aviation Administration acting chief Dan Elwell told lawmakers on Wednesday he expects Boeing Co to submit a software fix for the grounded 737 MAX involved in two fatal crashes for approval soon, and said he was concerned by the planemaker's ...
19:51, 05/15/2019

Air China asks Boeing compensation for MAX 8 delays BEIJING (AP) — Air China Ltd., one of China’s three major state-owned airlines, is joining carriers that are asking Boeing Co. for compensation for the grounding of their 737 Max jetliners following two fatal crashes. An employee of Air China&#...
11:34, 05/22/2019

Boeing CEO Tries To Bolster Shareholder Confidence After 737 MAX Crashes Last week Boeing abandoned its 2019 financial outlook, halted share buybacks and said lowered production due to the 737 MAX grounding had cost it at least $1 billion so far....
20:00, 04/29/2019

Boeing shareholders meet amid 737 Max questions Moment of silence for Boeing 737 max crash victims opens shareholders meeting on a somber note. (April 29)        ...
19:17, 04/29/2019

Congress has not yet asked Boeing CEO to testify about 737 Max concerns As the questions about the developments of the 737 Max continue to mount, some are wondering why Boeing executives haven't been called in front of Congress. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports....
15:00, 05/08/2019

The trade war is coming at a terrible time for Boeing Boeing is the largest American exporter, and China is its most important export market. The China-US trade war is not good news for the already troubled company....
07:17, 05/14/2019

Boeing Chief Defends 737 MAX Design Work CEO Dennis Muilenburg rejected criticism of how the plane maker designed a 737 MAX flight-control system that accident investigators have implicated in two fatal crashes of the jetliner....
20:00, 04/29/2019

Boeing Jet Sales Have Tanked in the Wake of 737 Max Crashes After two crashes in the Java Sea near Indonesia and Ethiopia involving Boeing’s 737 Max line of passenger jets killed a total of 346 people, sales of 737 Max models have plummeted, CNN reported on Tuesday.Read more......
06:51, 05/15/2019

Boeing says optional 737 MAX alert was 'not activated as intended' Boeing Co said an alert for angle-of-attack (AOA) sensors on its 737 MAX jets was "not activated as intended" for some customers, responding to reports it failed to tell Southwest Airlines Co and the U.S regulator that the optional feature was deacti...
08:00, 04/30/2019

Boeing 737 crashes into Florida river, no deaths A charter plane carrying 143 people and traveling from Cuba to north Florida ended up in a river at the end of a runway Friday night, though no critical injuries or deaths were reported, officials said. (May 4)        ...
00:00, 05/05/2019

Lawmakers grill FAA acting chief on Boeing 737 Max With Congress stepping up its investigation into the troubled Boeing 737 Max airliner and how it passed regulatory safety checks, a House aviation panel grilled FAA Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell Wednesday. (May 15)      ...
00:17, 05/16/2019

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg: 737 Max will be 'one of the safest airplanes ever to fly' Boeing has clarified why a safety feature on its 737 Max airplanes was switched off on some models -- an explanation that came after some U.S. pilots said they weren't told until one of the planes crashed last fall....
15:00, 04/30/2019

Boeing 737 slides into Florida river with no fatalities A Boeing passenger jet has crashed into a Florida river after attempting to land during a storm. One official said it was "a miracle" none of the 143 people on board suffered critical injuries....
10:34, 05/04/2019

Boeing CEO keeps job intact after facing questions on 737 MAX crashes Boeing Co CEO and Chairman Dennis Muilenburg emerged with his job intact at an annual meeting on Monday and promised to win back the public's trust after facing tough questions in the wake of two fatal crashes of the 737 MAX plane....
03:34, 04/30/2019