Australia mining company sorry for losing radioactive device

Australia mining company sorry for losing radioactive device

PERTH, Australia — A mining corporation on Sunday apologized for losing a highly radioactive capsule over a 1,400-kilometer (870-mile) stretch of Western Australia, as authorities combed parts of the road looking for the tiny but dangerous substance. The capsule was part of a device believed to have fallen off a truck while being transported between … Read more

Beloved ‘Weinerman’ statue returned to West Virginia restaurant

Beloved ‘Weinerman’ statue returned to West Virginia restaurant

CNN — A West Virginia restaurant is celebrating after its beloved “Weinerman” statue was returned. The statue was stolen from Dairy Winkle, a restaurant in Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, according to a January 19 news release from the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office. The business suffered a fire on January 11. The restaurant owner reported … Read more

Two Airforce Aircraft Collide Mid-Air in Central India

Two Airforce Aircraft Collide Mid-Air in Central India

An inquiry has been ordered into the incident that took place Saturday near the city of Gwalior, the air force said in the statement, adding that the aircraft were on a routine training mission. One of the three pilots involved sustained fatal injuries, it added. .

China’s Big Comeback Is Just Getting Started. How to Play It.

China’s Big Comeback Is Just Getting Started.  How to Play It.

Talk about a comeback. As China abandons policies that stifled economic growth for three years, its stocks have staged an extraordinary rally—up more than 50% since October. This could be just the beginning. Money managers say a broad range of stocks could keep climbing throughout this year. The catalyst is clear: Policy makers in the … Read more

Flood Damage at Auckland Airport Halts International Flights

Flood Damage at Auckland Airport Halts International Flights

“We know from midday that airport and airline operations will be back up and running, and we’ll be restarting with around three flights an hour as we ease into it,” Air New Zealand Chief Operational Integrity and Safety Officer David Morgan said. “For context, we usually operate around 13 baggage belts, but with the damage … Read more

Federal Reserve Says It Won’t Approve US Crypto Firm’s Membership

Federal Reserve Says It Won’t Approve US Crypto Firm’s Membership

“Today’s action would not prohibit a state member bank, or prospective applicant, from providing safekeeping services, in a custodial capacity, for crypto-assets if conducted in a safe and sound manner and in compliance with consumer, anti-money laundering, and anti -terrorist financing laws,” the central bank said. .

Some auto insurers are refusing to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

Some auto insurers are refusing to cover some Hyundai and Kia models

CNN — Progressive and State Farm, two of America’s largest auto insurers, are refusing to write policies in certain cities for some older Hyundai and Kia models that have been deemed too easy to steal, according to the companies. Several reports say the companies have stopped offering insurance on these vehicles in cities that include … Read more

Slashed bonuses mean Wall Streeters are living less large

Slashed bonuses mean Wall Streeters are living less large

The princes of Wall Street are losing their crowns and tightening their belts. Massive layoffs and diminished bonus checks promise to put a crimp in the high-flying styles of stock brokers, money managers, investment bankers and once-untouchable hedge-fund geniuses. Bloomberg BusinessWeek described Wall Street as being in “retrenchment mode.” Thousands of layoffs either came or … Read more