FROM THE SPOKANE HEALTH DISTRICT: Flu activity continues to escalate in Spokane County and unfortunately it claimed the life of a Spokane County adult this week—eastern Washington's first flu-related death this season. The female resident was in her 80s.
"Our hearts go out to her
By JOSHUA FREEDAP Business Writer
Boeing's troubles with its newest airplane got worse on Wednesday after an emergency landing prompted Japan's two biggest airlines to ground all their 787s for safety checks.
It was the second fire-related incident in two weeks involving the 787's
By JOSHUA FREED and JOAN LOWYAssociated Press
The federal government grounded Boeing's newest and most technologically advanced jetliner Wednesday, declaring that U.S. airlines cannot fly the 787 again until the risk of battery fires is addressed.
The Federal Aviation Administration's
NEW YORK (AP) - More problems for Boeing's 787 are sending the company's stock down sharply, leading the Dow Jones industrial average lower.
Japan's two biggest airlines grounded all their Boeing 787s for safety checks Wednesday after one was forced to make an emergency landing. The
By SHAWN POGATCHNIKAssociated Press
DUBLIN (AP) - An Irish meat processor recalled 10 million burgers Wednesday from supermarkets across Ireland and Britain amid fears that many could contain horsemeat, a discovery that poses no danger to public health but threatens to undermine the beef business
YAHOO.COM - NASA's space shuttle Columbia blasted off 10 years ago today (Jan. 16) on a mission that turned out to be the last for the orbiter and its seven-astronaut crew.
Columbia broke apart upon re-entering Earth's atmosphere on Feb. 1, 2003. The tragic accident destroyed the
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - More problems for Boeing's 787 sent the aircraft maker's stock down sharply early Wednesday, dragging the Dow Jones industrial average lower.
Japan's two biggest airlines grounded all their Boeing 787s for safety checks Wednesday after
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street after the World Bank said that ongoing budget fights in Washington pose a significant risk to the global economy.
Boeing dropped nearly 4 percent after Japan's two biggest airlines grounded all their 787 aircraft for safety checks after
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Germany's central bank is hauling home tens of thousands of gold bars currently stored in the United States and France, in a high-security operation spread over eight years.
All 374 tons of German gold held in Paris vaults will be moved back to the Bundesbank's
By DARLENE SUPERVILLEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Three days after six teachers and 20 students were killed by a rampaging gunman at their elementary school in Newtown, Conn., an 8-year-old from Maryland pulled out a sheet of paper and wrote to President Barack Obama asking for "some changes