April 25- Los Angeles County sued Southern California Edison on Thursday, alleging that the company's damaged electrical equipment may have sparked the Woolsey fire that engulfed Malibu and nearby neighborhoods, the Los Angeles Times reported on Thursday. The lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court, seeks millions of dollars in damages related...
Southwest said it lost more than $200 million in revenue during the quarter.
A total of 156 people across 10 states have been infected with the strain of E. coli implicated in the latest outbreak, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported.
United has grounded its 14 Boeing 737 Max jets through early July, along with other carriers like Southwest and American.
The International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday that initial financial market pressures on Sri Lanka appear contained following "horrific" Easter Sunday bomb attacks but decisive policy and security actions are needed.
"We were just about ready to start again, on another hotel ... and now look at what's happened," said Ho Kwon Ping, executive chairman of Banyan Tree Hotels and Resorts.
Sri Lankans woke to emergency law on Tuesday as authorities searched for those behind suicide bomb attacks on churches and luxury hotels that killed 290 people at the weekend, with the focus turning to militants with links to foreign groups.
China on Tuesday issued an advisory cautioning its citizens not to travel to Sri Lanka in the near term after a series of explosions there on Easter Sunday.
Rescue teams in the Philippines searched for signs of life beneath the rubble of a collapsed four-story commercial building on Tuesday after a strong earthquake shook the country's biggest island, killing at least 11 people.
Sri Lanka said on Monday it was invoking emergency powers in the aftermath of devastating bomb attacks on hotels and churches.
Sri Lankan authorities blocked most social media after Easter Sunday attacks killed more than 200 people, with officials saying the temporary move was meant to curtail the spread of false information and ease tensions.
Sri Lanka's prime minister said the government had some "prior information of the attack," but ministers were not told.
TOKYO, April 19- Tokyo Electric Power plans to allow overseas workers coming to Japan under a new visa programme to work on the cleanup of its wrecked Fukushima nuclear power station north of Tokyo, a spokeswoman said on Friday. Tepco has been criticised by the United Nations over possible exploitation of those working on the decades-long decommissioning of...
A French judicial police official said investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused Notre Dame Cathedral fire.
Pledges toward the restoration efforts have already surpassed 700 million euros, or $790 million.
DUBAI, April 17- Iran has shut around a dozen oil wells in its oil-rich southwestern Khuzestan province because of massive floods, the semi-official Mehr news agency reported on Wednesday, leading to a drop of up to 20,000 barrels per day in crude production. We have closed 10 to 12 oil wells there as a precautionary measure to prevent any environmental damages, "...
The carrier has grounded its 14 Boeing 737 Max jets through early July, as Boeing fixes a software problem suspected in two recent fatal crashes.
The company's shares jumped by about 2% on the news.
"Boeing's production cuts are large enough to negatively impact incoming reads on the economy," Wells Fargo senior economist Sarah House told CNBC.
Notre Dame Cathedral engulfed in flames on April 15, 2019