Tag Archives: New York

U.S. business spending picking up, but may slow in second quarter

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New orders for U.S.-made capital goods unexpectedly fell in February, yet a surge in shipments amid demand for machinery & electrical equipment supported expectations…

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Judge finds UPS liable to New York over cigarette shipments

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday held United Parcel Service Inc <UPS.N> liable for having illegally shipped hundreds of thousands of cartons of untaxed…

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Boom Is Another Step Closer to Bringing Back Supersonic Jet Travel

A handful of aviation companies are working to bring back supersonic passenger travel—which has been elusive since the Concorde fleet retired—and one of the newer contenders, Boom, recently completed the…

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Conflicted U.S. capital prepares to host Trump's inauguration

By Peter Eisler, Melissa Fares & Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Rob Cortis calls it the “Trump Unity Bridge” – a bulky, metal 45-foot structure welded to two wheels &…

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New York's Times Square erupts with cheer as a new year dawns

By Frank McGurty NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of merrymakers witnessed the descent of the kaleidoscopic New Year's Eve ball in Times Square at midnight on Sunday, celebrating…

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Under scrutiny, Trump decides to dissolve his foundation

By Emily Stephenson & Melissa Fares (Reuters) – U.S President-elect Donald Trump said on Saturday he intends to dissolve his charitable foundation, the Donald J. Trump Foundation, which has been…

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New York police officer and suspect killed in Bronx shootout

By Gina Cherelus NEW YORK (Reuters) – A New York City police sergeant was fatally shot & another was wounded on Friday in a shootout on the streets of the…

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Trump campaign manager won't face battery charges

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign manager won't be prosecuted for battery after briefly grabbing a female reporter's arm at a campaign event, yet prosecutors said Thursday…

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As tensions escalate, Cruz calls Trump a 'sniveling coward'

By James Oliphant WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The feud between Republican presidential contenders Donald Trump & Ted Cruz over their spouses heated up on Thursday, with Cruz calling the party front-runner…

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From Sydney to New York, landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

Sydney (AFP) – From Sydney's Opera House to New York's Empire State Building & Paris's Eiffel tower, landmarks worldwide dimmed their lights Saturday for the 10th edition of the Earth…

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