Markets

NYC officials plead with Jeff Bezos to win back HQ2

Amazon pulled out of the deal early last month after facing harsh, vocal opposition from several of the state's lawmakers, most notably from freshman congresswoman Ocasio-..., [Full Article...]

Arts&Culture

Meghan Markle Shows Off Style on International Women's Day

Meghan Markle Shows Off Style on International Women's Day Throughout her pregnancy, Markle has been very busy, kicking off with a 16-day royal tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga, and New Zealand with Prince Harry right after her pregnancy was announced . Meghan also talked about how action needs to be more than hashtag activism, saying that "Hashtags are not enough". Also, royal correspondent Richard Pa... [Full Article...]

Tech

Samsung is Folding Sh*t in All the Directions

Samsung is Folding Sh*t in All the Directions The South Korean behemoth is apparently considering two designs; a clamshell-type phone which folds horizontally from top to bottom and an out-folding device which folds vertically, kind of like Huawei's recently launched Mate X . The Galaxy Fold , Samsung's first foldable phone , is also the company's priciest, costing $1,980. As such, a prot... [Full Article...]

Science

China lands first spacecraft on far side of moon

China lands first spacecraft on far side of moon For one thing, China's effort was the world's first mission to the surface of the moon's far side (which, as it turns out, isn't actually all that dark ) and therefore posed unique technical challenges. While China's space program still lags America's, He said "China has already positioned itself at least as good as Russian Federation and the... [Full Article...]

Sport

Rafael Nadal withdraws from Indian Wells semi-final against Roger Federer

Rafael Nadal withdraws from Indian Wells semi-final against Roger Federer Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the Indian Wells Masters due to a knee injury ahead of his scheduled semi-final match with Roger Federer . The 25-year-old will now meet Federer - the duo each having won two of their previous four encounters - after the Swiss was handed a walkover by virtue of Rafael Nadal's withdrawal on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Worldwide

Boeing CEO says company understands 'lives depend' on plane safety

Boeing CEO says company understands 'lives depend' on plane safety The Boeing 737 Max 8 was a new model unveiled to great fanfare by the USA aviation giant about two years ago. The updates are created to address how the aircraft's flight control system - (MCAS) Manoeuvring Characteristics Augmentation System - responds to erroneous sensor inputs, the company's CEO, Dennis Muilenburg , said in a statement .... [Full Article...]