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.
President Donald Trump made a surprise appearance at a women's event near the White House. He joked that when he heard the women were meeting, he "ran across the street" to come and join them. (Jan. 16)
Audrey Lee has joined Starz as executive vice president and general counsel, the premium cabler announced Tuesday. Lee will report directly to Starz president and CEO Chris Albrecht and take over for chief legal officer David Weil, who joined Starz in 2014 and will continue in a consulting role. Based in the company’s Beverly Hills […]
Jan.16 -- Republican leaders in Congress are angling for another short-term funding measure to avert a government shutdown at the end of this week. Bloomberg's Sahil Kapur reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."
CEO Mary Barra spoke at the Detroit Auto Show on Tuesday, saying strong sales in U.S. and China, and growth from other business units will help the company sustain profit through 2018. (Jan. 16)
The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly passed 26,000 Tuesday morning for the first time in the history of the index. Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange say markets are reacting positively to company earnings. (Jan. 16)
Ryan Murphy is poised to give audiences another jolt of innovative storytelling starting Wednesday with the premiere of FX’s “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.” The producer took time out from “Versace’s” Jan. 8 premiere party at the Hollywood Palladium to speak with Variety about the development of the series and the revelatory […]
Jan.16 -- Francesca Debiase, McDonald's Corp.'s supply chain and sustainability officer, discusses the fast food chain's recycling efforts with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close."
Number of single-family homes determined to have been destroyed by mudslides in Montecito, California, has risen to 115 and the number damaged has been lowered to 242
A new robotic surgery helps those suffering from sleep apnea. The robot is designed to navigate the body's natural twists and turns so tissue can be removed or repaired safely and efficiently.
NBC will air the Billboard Music Awards live coast-to-coast in a three hour telecast on May 20, the network announced Tuesday. This will mark the first telecast of the music awards show on NBC. The network acquired the rights to the Billboard Music Awards in a multi-year deal with show producers dick clark productions signed […]
Jan.16 -- Former U.K. Commercial Secretary to the Treasury Jim O'Neill previews the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Fiat Chrysler's Jeep brand is giving the Cherokee compact SUV a major face-lift so it can better compete in one of the hottest parts of the U.S. automotive market. (Jan. 16)