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  • WASHINGTON, Dec 22- Boeing Co's Starliner astronaut spacecraft landed in the New Mexico desert on Sunday, the company said, after faulty software forced officials to cut short an unmanned mission aimed at taking it to the International Space Station. The 7:58 a.m. ET landing in New Mexico's White Sands desert capped a turbulent 48 hours for Boeing's botched...

  • Boeing and NASA officials said they still do not understand why software caused the unmanned craft to miss the orbit required to rendezvous with the space station following its successful launch on Friday. In one of Boeing's most complex and crucial safety demonstrations required by NASA to eventually fly humans, the capsule will fire a suite of thrusters...

  • Dec 21- The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed to hit the right orbit to reach the International Space Station is "healthy," in a stable orbit and expected to land in New Mexico on Sunday morning, NASA said on Saturday. The Starliner's debut launch to orbit was a milestone test for Boeing, which is vying with SpaceX, the privately held rocket company of...

  • Out of 101 patients teated with Yescarta for an aggressive blood cancer known as refractory large B-cell lymphoma in the study, 47 were still alive at least three years later, the data presented at the American Society of Hematology meeting in Orlando showed. "We are delivering towards our goal of potentially life-saving therapy for many patients who...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 26- Harris Rosen has a chain of eight hotels bearing his name in the Orlando area, but he makes most of his headlines these days for giving away his fortune. The 80- year-old entrepreneur of Rosen Hotels& Resorts, who grew up on the Lower East Side of New York, adopted the Tangelo Park neighborhood near his hotels and has paid for preschool programs and...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 21- McDonald's Corp employees on Thursday sued the fast food giant and several of its franchisees in Chicago over a store redesign that staffers say has made it easier for angry customers to leap over the counter and attack them. The suit, filed in Illinois' Circuit Court of Cook County by 17 Chicago-area McDonald's workers, claims McDonald's has...

  • Oct 29- Amazon.com Inc is eliminating its grocery delivery charge for Prime members in the United States and making shopping easier by combining AmazonFresh and Whole Foods Market ordering on a single site, as it battles rival grocery sellers like Walmart Inc and Kroger Co. Amazon is dropping its $14.99 delivery fee as Walmart- the No. 1 grocery seller in the...

  • Oct 29- Amazon.com Inc is eliminating its grocery delivery service free for Prime members in the United States and making shopping easier by combining AmazonFresh and Whole Foods Market ordering on a single site, in a bid to fend off rival grocery sellers like Walmart Inc and Kroger Co.. Amazon is dropping its $14.99 grocery delivery fee as Walmart- the No. 1...

  • Oct 29- Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it would make its grocery delivery service free for Prime members in the United States and integrate all orders for groceries into one portal. The portal will have one- and two-hour delivery windows and include grocery delivery from Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market, the company said. Landry, however, said the business is...

  • Oct 29- Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it would make its grocery delivery service free for Prime members in the United States and integrate all orders for groceries into a single portal. The portal will have one- and two-hour delivery windows and include grocery delivery from services like Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market, the company said.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- Your job does not have to be physically demanding to literally be a pain in the neck, or knee, or lower back. Some companies take a traditional proactive approach, like Rosen Hotels& Resorts, an Orlando- based chain, which has morning stretches for hotel staff, a free gym, plus a full-scale primary care health clinic with a physical therapist and...

  • There are currently 56.7 million freelancers in America, says a new report from Freelancers Union and Upwork. But not all cities are "freelancer-friendly." Here are some of the best — and worst — cities for those who wish to work remotely.

  • Empty check in lanes are seen at Air Canada at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on September 2, 2019.

    More than 1,500 flights for Tuesday and Wednesday operating through Florida airports have been canceled due to Hurricane Dorian.

  • ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SAYS IT PLANS TO CEASE COMMERCIAL FLIGHT OPERATIONS DUE TO HURRICANE DORIAN ON MONDAY, SEPT. 2 AT 2 A.M- TWEET.

  • The slow march and rising intensity of the storm, which is moving in a northwestern direction to the Bahamas, has alarmed forecasters who worry parts of Florida will be walloped by strong winds, a storm surge and heavy rain for an extended period. "I think theres a pretty high degree of certainty that this is going to be a major hurricane," Florida Governor Ron...

  • MIAMI, Aug 29- President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Poland on Thursday and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Dorian, which is forecast to make landfall on the Atlantic coast Monday as a dangerous Category 4 storm. Trump said Vice President Mike Pence would make the trip to Poland in his place so that he could remain in...

  • MIAMI, Aug 29- President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled a trip to Poland and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency due to Hurricane Dorian, which is forecast to strengthen into a highly dangerous Category 4 storm during the weekend before hitting the state's Atlantic coast with heavy rains and strong winds. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis had...

  • MIAMI, Aug 29- Hurricane Dorian is forecast to strengthen and become a highly dangerous Category 4 hurricane on Sunday, threatening the Atlantic coast of central and south Florida where authorities canceled some commercial flights on Thursday and planned precautions at rocket launch sites along the Space Coast. Dorian is likely to make landfall on...

  • MIAMI, Aug 29- Hurricane Dorian is forecast to strengthen and become a highly dangerous Category 4 hurricane on Sunday, threatening the Atlantic coast of central and south Florida where authorities canceled some commercial flights on Thursday and planned precautions at rocket launch sites along the famed Space Coast. Dorian is likely to make landfall on...

  • Aug 29- Hurricane Dorian is forecast to strengthen and become a highly dangerous Category 4 hurricane on Sunday, threatening the Atlantic coast of central and south Florida, the National Hurricane Center said on Thursday. Dorian is likely to make landfall on Florida's eastern coast on Monday, before lingering over central Florida on Tuesday, forecasters at...