South Korea: North Korea test-fired missile from submarine

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea flight-tested a ballistic missile that was likely fired from a submarine on Saturday, South Korea’s military said, continuing a provocative streak in weapons demonstrations that may culminate with a nuclear test in the coming weeks or months. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said the launch occurred from waters … Read more

Biden plugs manufacturing initiative at Ohio metal company

President Joe Biden is pleading that 3D printing technology will help return factory jobs to the US and reduce inflationary pressures By AAMER MADHANI Associated Press May 6, 2022, 8:40 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article HAMILTON, Ohio — President Joe Biden pledged Friday that 3D printing technology would … Read more

Boeing will move its headquarters to DC area from Chicago

Boeing Co. said Thursday it will move its headquarters from Chicago to the Washington, DC, area, where company executives would be closer to key federal government officials. The company said it will use its campus in Arlington, Virginia, as its new headquarters, and it plans to develop a research and technology hub in the area. … Read more

Fiji says US can seize Russian superyacht but not right away

A judge in Fiji has ruled that US authorities can seize a Russian-owned superyacht — but not until at least Friday while defense lawyers mount a challenge By NICK PERRY Associated Press May 4, 2022, 5:23 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A judge in … Read more

Balkan leaders meet to support gas project rivaling Russia

A top European Union official is joining the leaders of four Balkan countries on a tour of liquefied natural gas facilities being built in northern Greece to challenge Russia’s energy dominance in the region ByAssociated Press May 3, 2022, 10:45 AM • 2min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ATHENS, Greece — A … Read more

Investigators raid Japan boat company’s office after sinking

Coast guard officials searched the office of a Japanese tour boat operator as part of a criminal investigation into suspicions that professional negligence caused the sinking of a vessel carrying 26 people in a national park last month By MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press May 2, 2022, 6:35 AM • 2min read Share to FacebookShare to … Read more

Warren Buffett tells shareholders about spending $51 billion

OMAHA, Neb. — Warren Buffett gave Berkshire Hathaway investors a few details Saturday about how he spent more than $50 billion earlier this year and again reassured them that the company he built will last long after the 91-year-old billionaire is gone. Tens of thousands of investors packed an Omaha arena Saturday to listen to … Read more

Musk sells $4B in Tesla shares, presumably for Twitter deal

Elon Musk has sold more than 4 million shares of Tesla stock worth roughly $4 billion, most likely to help fund his $44 billion purchase of Twitter By TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer April 29, 2022, 6:15 AM • 2min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DETROIT — Elon Musk has sold 4.4 … Read more

Nigerian buries remains after illegal refinery blast

Remains of more than 100 workers and traders who died after an illegal refinery exploded in southeast Nigeria were buried on Tuesday in an official ceremony after an incident that shocked the region By CHINEDU ASADU Associated Press April 26, 2022, 10:09 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article OHAJI-EGBEMA, … Read more

Reports: Twitter in talks with Musk over bid to buy platform

Twitter’s board is negotiating with Tesla CEO Elon Musk over his bid to buy the social media platform and a deal could be announced as early as Monday By Associated Press April 25, 2022, 2:56 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Twitter’s board is negotiating with Tesla CEO Elon … Read more