2017 was declared to be “the safest year in aviation history,” but it doesn’t mean air travel is without its pitfalls entirely — especially as of late.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is huddling Tuesday with nations that fought on America's side in the Korean War, looking to increase economic pressure on North Korea over its nuclear weapons even as hopes rise for diplomacy. (Jan. 16)
President Donald Trump says he wants immigrants to come to the U.S. from "everywhere," despite having said behind closed doors that he'd prefer more immigrants from countries like Norway and not Africa. (Jan. 16)
Amazon is making its Fire TV internet set-top look more like traditional cable TV. On Tuesday, the ecommerce giant launched new interfaces showing Amazon Fire TV users what’s currently airing (and what’s coming up) on the linear channels of HBO, Showtime, Starz or Cinemax. The feature works only if users are subscribed to the networks […]
Jan.16 -- Former U.K. Commercial Secretary to the Treasury Jim O'Neill previews the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
The 49th NAACP Image Awards were handed out over Sunday and Monday nights, with 'Girls Trip' winning best motion picture of the year and director Ava DuVernay being awarded the entertainer of the year prize.
Some of Google’s streaming hardware is causing Wifi connectivity issues, according to multiple reports from router makes as well as affected users. Router makers have been issuing firmware updates; Google has said it is investigating the issue. Reports about the issue first surfaced in Google’s product forum in December, with users reporting that devices like […]
Jan.16 -- Steve Bannon, a former top aide to President Trump, is said to have been subpoenaed last week by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before a grand jury as part of the ongoing Russia probe. Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli reports on "Bloomberg Markets."
The head of Oklahoma's prison system is warning lawmakers that state facilities are crumbling, guards are overworked and underpaid and the problem is expected to worsen as more men and women are being sentenced to long stretches behind bars
The Mexican media market is buzzing as a new challenger has entered the ring in the increasingly competitive world of high-end TV and film production. Telefilms executives Tomás Darcyl, Ricardo Costianovsky and former Televisa vice-president Bruce Boren have joined together to create THR3, a new production company that the three-way tag team says will focus […]
Jan.16 -- Former U.K. Commercial Secretary to the Treasury Jim O'Neill discusses the outlook for the pound with Bloomberg's Tom Keene on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
A Massachusetts town evacuated a housing complex for the elderly after an ice mass broke free in a nearby river and threatened to flood the area over the weekend. By Monday, officials were still cautioning residents to stay away from the river. (Jan.16)