Boeing opens commercial spaceship plant in Florida

Published 04/09/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Boeing Co (BA.N) took the wraps off an assembly plant on Friday for its first line of commercial spaceships, which NASA plans [more…]

Lyft, Uber poach key Twitter engineers, managers amid turmoil

Published 04/09/2015

SAN FRANCISCO Ride services Lyft and Uber have poached dozens of key Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) employees over the past year, including top engineering managers, to [more…]

Taylor who? All eyes on wildcard Miley Cyrus for MTV VMA show

Published 30/08/2015

LOS ANGELES Justin Bieber might be making a comeback and Taylor Swift is leading nominees, but at Sunday's annual MTV Video Music Awards, all eyes [more…]

Clive Owen makes Broadway debut in Pinter’s ‘Old Times’

Published 27/08/2015

NEW YORK British actor Clive Owen swaps Hollywood for the stage in "Old Times", making his Broadway debut in a revival of Nobel Laureate Harold [more…]

Balkans out-score EU at Vienna diplomacy soccer

Published 27/08/2015

VIENNA The European Union might have had a better start, but in the end it was the Balkan countries who brought the game home in [more…]

Guatemala’s finance minister resigns amid corruption scandal

Published 25/08/2015

GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan Finance Minister Dorval Carias resigned on Monday amid a deepening corruption scandal that has also featured calls for the impeachment of President [more…]

Luke Bryan holds onto Billboard top spot for second week

Published 25/08/2015

LOS ANGELES Country singer Luke Bryan held onto the top spot of the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Monday, holding off Ed Sheeran [more…]

One Direction’s Horan says band to take break, not splitting

Published 24/08/2015

LONDON/LOS ANGELES One Direction member Niall Horan said Monday that the hugely successful British boy band will take a "well earned break" next year, but [more…]

Inspired by boats, Eliasson’s circle bridge opens in Copenhagen

Published 24/08/2015

A pedestrian bridge designed by Olafur Eliasson has opened in Copenhagen, inspired by the Danish-Icelandic artist's childhood in Iceland.

Reminiscent of sailing boats, Cirkelbroen, or [more…]

Euro ministers give blessing to Greek bailout, wooing IMF on debt

Published 15/08/2015

BRUSSELS/ATHENS Euro zone finance ministers have agreed to lend Greece up to 86 billion euros ($96 billion) after Greek lawmakers accepted their stiff conditions despite [more…]