The AT&T merger isn't the biggest threat to cable prices—that would be net neutrality

The AT&T merger isn't the biggest threat to cable prices—that would be net neutrality

In the first major anti-trust lawsuit in decades, the Trump administration charges that consumers will see higher prices for pay-TV prices if it allows the proposed $85.4 billion merger between AT&T and Time Warner to go through. But it’s the government’s own rules on net neutrality that will more likely hurt consumers. Trump’s communications commissioner […]

Mailman hoarded more than 17000 pieces of mail, authorities say

Mailman hoarded more than 17000 pieces of mail, authorities say

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Mailman hoarded more than 17,000 pieces of mail, authorities say Officials say Aleksey Germash, a postal worker in New York, was overwhelmed by the amount of mail he had to deliver. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent […]

California regulators investigating worker safety at Tesla

California regulators investigating worker safety at Tesla

In this May 14, 2015, file photo, Tesla charging stations are shown outside of the Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif. California workplace safety regulators say they are investigating two incidents at automaker Tesla’s factory. The investigations follow a report by the Center for Investigative Reporting cataloguing a series of workplace injuries at Tesla. Tesla said […]

US, European aviation authorities order inspections after fatal Southwest engine failure

US, European aviation authorities order inspections after fatal Southwest engine failure

US, European aviation authorities order inspections after fatal Southwest engine failure  CNN US, Europe order emergency checks on engine type in Southwest accident  Reuters Southwest Airlines accident: Authorities order mass engine inspections  BBC News Boeing  Fortune Airline Regulators Call for Emergency Inspections of Boeing 737 Engines  Wall Street Journal Full coverage Source link

ZTE to Present Additional Evidence to Commerce Department

ZTE to Present Additional Evidence to Commerce Department

WASHINGTON—Chinese telecommunications firm ZTE Corp. will get a chance to give additional evidence to U.S. authorities who imposed stiff sanctions on the company this week. A senior U.S. Commerce Department official said late Friday that the agency had granted ZTE’s request to present more information. The official said ZTE doesn’t have administrative appeal rights under […]

FAA Orders Closer Engine Inspections After Southwest Airlines Failure

FAA Orders Closer Engine Inspections After Southwest Airlines Failure

Photo Federal investigators in Philadelphia examined damage to the turbofan engine on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 that failed on Tuesday, leading a passenger’s death. Credit Getty Images The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday issued an emergency order instructing airlines with the same type of engine as the one that failed catastrophically on Tuesday on a […]

Wells Fargo's Big Fine Puts Fresh Focus on Power of Trump Tweets

Wells Fargo's Big Fine Puts Fresh Focus on Power of Trump Tweets

For years, Republican lawmakers and regulators have groused about big corporate fines, arguing that they mostly punish blameless shareholders, not the executives who are responsible for misconduct. Then President Donald Trump tweeted his ire about Wells Fargo & Co. and — at least in the case of the embattled bank — the GOP is singing […]

Warren Buffett's 11 best quotes on success in stock market

Warren Buffett's 11 best quotes on success in stock market

Warren Buffett has incorporated a number of strategies and principles upon considering an asset. (Image: AP) Warren Buffett, the investment wizard of the century, the third-richest person on the planet and of course the Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway puts a lot of effort in maintaining an ecosystem of assets and investments that money works for […]

Tesla Factory Safety Under Scrutiny After Worker Is Injured

Tesla Factory Safety Under Scrutiny After Worker Is Injured

Earlier this week, a nonprofit news organization, the Center for Investigative Reporting, cataloged a series of injuries suffered by Tesla factory workers. They included back strain, repetitive-stress injuries and severe headaches that one worker attributed to fumes from an adhesive. The article said that Tesla’s injury rate exceeded the industry average in 2016 and that […]