Passengers were caught on a United Airlines airplane in a single day after a scientific emergency compelled it to land in Canada – Industry Insider

Passengers were caught on a United Airlines airplane in a single day after a scientific emergency compelled it to land in Canada – Industry Insider

United Flight 179 on the tarmac in Goose Bay, Canada, where temperatures reached well below zero over the weekend. Philip Earle A United flight from Newark to Hong Kong ended up returning to its departure airport — but not until after spending more than 15 hours at a frozen Canadian airport.Passengers were unable to exit…

What Utilities Can Carry out to Beef up the Grid – The Wall Facet road Journal

What Utilities Can Carry out to Beef up the Grid – The Wall Facet road Journal

From wind-driven wildfires to massive hurricanes, extreme weather poses challenges for utilities, often causing power networks to fail—sometimes with deadly consequences. California’s largest utility, PG&E Corp., says it is planning to file for bankruptcy by month’s end, citing an estimated $30 billion in liabilities it faces from more than 750 lawsuits related to its alleged…

Dow drops as stock market slips amid signs of global financial system slowdown – USA TODAY

Dow drops as stock market slips amid signs of global financial system slowdown – USA TODAY

Associated Press Published 10:27 a.m. ET Jan. 22, 2019 | Updated 3:50 p.m. ET Jan. 22, 2019Specialist Anthony Rinaldi, left, and trader Robert Gasparino work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Jan. 18, 2019. (Photo: Richard Drew, AP)Stocks across the world are down Tuesday following new signs the global economy is weakening…

Elliott Management letter places eBay on undercover agent to toughen stock performance, promote StubHub – TechCrunch

Elliott Management letter places eBay on undercover agent to toughen stock performance, promote StubHub – TechCrunch

Elliott Management, a NYC investment firm known for its activist streak, released a letter today sent to eBay’s management. The letter put the company on notice that the stock needs to do better, much better. And it outlined a five-step plan, including selling StubHub, it believes can get eBay there. Elliott is making this request…