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Hawaii volcano’s two-story lava wall blocks crucial escape route, residents urged to steer clear of toxic cloud

May 21, 2018 |

Lava gushing out of cracks caused by Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano over the weekend created a two-story wall blocking parts of a highway crucial for residents to escape as authorities warn them to steer clear of the plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass billowing into the sky.
FOX News

Tesla crashes into wall, killing 2 Florida high school seniors; NTSB investigating

May 10, 2018 |

Two Florida high school seniors were killed and one was severely injured Tuesday night when the Tesla they were riding in crashed into a concrete wall and burst into flames, police said.
FOX News

Cops: Man Died After Climbing Inside Women’s Bathroom Wall

May 3, 2018 |

Police in Calgary have ruled out foul play in a gruesome find behind a wall of a mall bathroom —but there are still some unanswered questions. Police say a man in his 20s died after climbing inside the wall of a women’s bathroom and becoming stuck, but they’re not sure…
Newser

Horrifying Find Made Behind Wall of Mall Bathroom

May 1, 2018 |

Police in Calgary are investigating a horrifying find made when a mall maintenance worker tried to fix a toilet in a women’s bathroom that wouldn’t flush. “If you were to look at the toilet, there’s a panel behind it so that when people move, it would automatically flush,” says police…
Newser

Stocks open higher on Wall Street

April 16, 2018 |

Stocks opened broadly higher on Wall Street on Monday as technology and healthcare shares posted solid gains.

Drug maker Merck & Co. jumped 3%, and Microsoft rose 1%.

Truck and engine maker Navistar rose 3.3% after Reuters reported that Volkswagen might buy the company.

Advertising conglomerate…


L.A. Times – Business

Fed proposes raising capital requirements for big Wall Street banks in major rules change

April 11, 2018 |

Wall Street banks could face higher capital hurdles under a Federal Reserve proposal that would mark the most significant rewrite of requirements put in place after the 2008 financial crisis.

In a statement issued Tuesday, the Fed said it is considering implementing a “stress capital buffer” to…


L.A. Times – Business

Russia’s Postal Drone Program Hits a Literal Wall

April 8, 2018 |

Using drones to deliver the mail isn’t a new idea, but it’s a particularly relevant one in far-flung, snowy Russia. However, it’s not one that’s going seamlessly, reports Reuters . At a test in Siberia last week, a drone took off with the country’s first special delivery—and promptly crashed into…
Newser

Trump: Until We Build Wall, Military Will Guard Border

April 3, 2018 |

President Trump has been repeatedly complaining about weak border security over the last few days, and on Tuesday he announced a “big step” to fix that: He plans to have the military guard the southern border, reports Reuters . Trump told reporters he will talk to defense chief Jim Mattis about…
Newser

Stocks edge lower in early trading on Wall Street

March 28, 2018 |

Stocks are opening mostly lower on Wall Street as losses in technology companies and retailers offset gains elsewhere in the market.

Apple fell 1.3% and chipmaker Intel lost 2.4% early Wednesday. Amazon slumped 4.1%.

Bank of America and Merck each rose 1%. Facebook, which has been pummeled in recent…


L.A. Times – Business