Indonesian Aerospace Completes Delivery Of H225M Helicopters
Indonesian Aerospace has delivered the last two of six Airbus H225M search-and-rescue helicopters, ordered by the country’s air force in 2012. read moreRead More
Germany’s Douglas appoints former Opel marketing boss as CEO: Reuters
German perfume and cosmetics retailer Douglas has appointed former Opel marketing boss Tina Mueller as its chief executive, replacing Isabelle Parize who is stepping down, Reuters reported. Read More
German car parts retailer Stahlgruber put up for sale, say sources: Reuters
The owners of German car parts retailer Stahlgruber have selected second-round bidders for the company as bankers prepare debt packages for a deal that could value it at more than 1.2 billion euros ($1.4 billion), sources told Reuters.Read More
Koho raises $8 mln from Portag3 Ventures, opens Toronto HQ
Vancouver financial services platform Koho has raised $8 million in additional financing from Portag3 Ventures, a fund launched last year by Canada’s Power Financial Corp. With the round, Paul Desmarais III, senior vice president of Power Financial, Adam Felesky, president of Portag3, and Michael Katchen, co-founder and CEO of Wealthsimple, joined...
'Super Mario Run' to be updated with new character, stage and mode
Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Nintendo is set to update its mobile Mario title for iOS and Android Super Mario Run, with a new mode, stage and playable character.Announced Saturday, the update that arrives on Sept. 29 will add Daisy to the roster of playable characters, a new world featuring nine levels titled World Star and a new mode called Remix 10 which remixes...
Milo Ventimiglia 'very happy' about TV wife Mandy Moore's engagement
Sept. 25 (UPI) --Milo Ventimiglia says he's "very happy" about TV wife Mandy Moore's real-life engagement.The 40-year-old actor had nothing but praise for his 33-year-old This is Us co-star and her fiancé, singer Taylor Goldsmith, in an interview with Moore and Sterling K. Brownon Monday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show."I didn't get asked for...
James Corden to return as host of the Hollywood Film Awards
Sept. 25 (UPI) --Late Late Show star James Corden is set to host the 2017 Hollywood Film Awards for a third consecutive year.The ceremony which honors films, actors and previews new movies, will take place Nov. 5 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, noted The Hollywood Reporter.The event will also hand out awards in categories such as cinematography,...
Pilot shortage plagues Air Force
Sept. 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. Air Force is more than 1,500 pilots short of its requirements, with senior service leaders warning last week that the problem has potentially dire consequences.The pilot and aircrew shortage was discussed at a meeting Friday of more than 60 leaders at a meeting at Joint Base Andews in Maryland."We are in a crisis," Air Force...
Couch removal from fourth floor balcony fails to go as planned
Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Two men attempting to move a couch from a fourth-floor apartment attempted to drop it from a balcony -- with disastrous results.A video posted by Sergio Dura Valero to the Koleka Problem group on Facebook -- billed as a place to "show fails made by Eastern European 'truck drivers'" -- shows two men carrying a couch from a fourth story...
534 border collies gather to break world record in Australia
Sept. 25 (UPI) -- More than 500 border collies and their owners gathered in an Australian park to break the world record for most members of the breed in the same place at the same time.The Border Collie Owners of South Australia said the final tally at the Sunday event in Willaston Oval was 534, enough to take the record from TV veterinarian Katrina...
Patient lottery winner stows ticket for 15 days, doesn't talk about it
Sept. 25 (UPI) -- A patient South Carolina woman stowed her winning lottery ticket in a sandwich bag and didn't talk about or look at it for 15 days.The Baresburg woman told South Carolina Education Lottery officials she scratched off her $5 Big Money Maker ticket while watching TV and discovered it was a $125,000 winner.The woman didn't immediately...
Trump Budget Extends Cannabis Protections 'Til December As Plans For Study, States Remain Hazy
As part of a budget deal with Democrats, President Trump has agreed to continue a ban on using federal funds to interfere in states' legal cannabis practices, but as 2018 nears, the's government stance is largely still up in the air.Read More
How First Solar And SunPower Could Be Impacted By The U.S. ITC Ruling
Late last week, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a preliminary ruling stating that cheap, imported solar panels have been hurting American manufacturers, giving President Donald Trump the authority to impose penalties on the imports of solar products.Read More
How NetApp's Strategic Product Sales Helped Drive Revenues This Year
It has been a tough few years for storage systems vendors as they battle through price declines and a low demand environment.Read More
Will The T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Finally Come To Fruition?
The rumored T-Mobile and Sprint merger may be back on track, with Reuters reporting that the two companies are now close to reaching “tentative terms” on a deal that could be announced by the end of October.Read More
Why Bed Bath & Beyond's Stock Price Has Declined By Nearly 50% This Year
Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ: BBBY) started the year on a weak note, as the company’s 2017 performance thus far has been mostly below its guidance and market expectations. In fact, post-Q2 earnings, the retailer’s stock reached a 52-week low of $22.10 perRead More
Russian ISS Module Launch Delayed Until Late 2018
Russia does not plan to launch its new science lab to the International Space Station (ISS) until late 2018. read moreRead More
Fighter Pilot Shortage Threatens Helicopter Training
The U.S. Air Force may eliminate a phase of helicopter pilot training in order to free up resources to produce additional fighter pilots. read moreRead More
EasyJet To Take Up To 30 Ex-Air Berlin Aircraft
EasyJet plans to take over up to 30 aircraft from bankrupt Air Berlin for a significant expansion of its Germany-based network. read moreRead More
DOT Grants Full Permit To Norwegian UK
LCC Norwegian has received full approval from the US. Transportation Department (DOT) for its UK subsidiary Norwegian UK (NUK) to start transatlantic operations. read moreRead More