Woman's cruise ship death may be murder
Yahoo News, 15 November at 08:40
The death of a woman who plunged from the upper deck of a cruise ship is reportedly being investigated as a potential murder case. A 52-year-old American woman aboard Princess Cruises' Royal Princess ship sailing in the Caribbean on Tuesday fell to her ...
PG&E Faces Deepening Fire Crisis With $12 Billion Market Wipeout
Bloomberg, 15 November at 07:04
The implications are unsettling: 15 minutes before a fire was reported among the trees north of Sacramento -- the spark that would explode into the deadliest blaze in California history -- a PG&E power line in the area went offline. A week later, at
Death of driver in Queens is 8th New York City taxi industry suicide in 2018
WABC-TV, 15 November at 06:44
The New York City Medical Examiner has determined that the death of a cab driver in Queens earlier this month was by hanging, making him the eighth driver to die by suicide this year. 58-year-old Roy Kim hanged himself with a belt in his Bayside home Nov.
Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020
ABC News, 15 November at 06:36
Chinese automaker Zotye Auto says it plans to start selling vehicles in the United States in 2020. Zotye says it will work with an American partner, HAAH Automotive Holdings. The companies said Wednesday the first model for the U.S. market will be an
Bitcoin Plunges Below $6000, Hits New Lows for the Year
Wall Street Journal, 15 November at 05:09
The lull in cryptocurrency markets is over. Bitcoin dropped more than 10% on Wednesday, falling below $6,000 and reaching new lows for the year. Other rivals also fell sharply in value, with market participants suggesting that a looming split in a
California Fire Liability Poses Threat to PG&E, a Major Utility
New York Times, 15 November at 04:02
As wildfires ravage large swaths of California for a second year, one of the state's biggest utilities has declared that it faces billions of dollars in potential liability — far more than its insurance would cover. The potential losses could leave
Cramer: For the first time, Powell seems concerned about the economy, and that's good
CNBC, 15 November at 03:59
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's comments about the U.S. economy on Wednesday may have been the central bank chief's first real acknowledgment of an economic slowdown, CNBC's Jim Cramer says. "It's the first time that I've actually heard ...
Powerball winner in New York: 'You have to watch out for your safety'
USA TODAY, 15 November at 03:57
The winner of the late-October Mega Millions lottery that created such a frenzy has yet to claim the prize and may remain anonymous even after cashing in on the $1.537 billion. Robert Bailey did not have that option. New York state law requires winners
Fed Tracking World Growth Worries, Chairman Powell Says
Wall Street Journal, 15 November at 03:48
DALLAS—Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank was closely monitoring a modest deceleration in global growth, whose strength last year had provided an important tailwind for the U.S. economy. “This year has seen a gradual ...
Manufacturer had concerns about engine part that led to woman's death on Southwest flight
CNN, 15 November at 03:35
(CNN) The design of an engine fan blade that snapped on a Southwest flight in April, breaking an airplane window and partially sucking a woman out of it, has been a concern since the engine's earliest days, the manufacturer told investigators at a
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