Ever since his News Corp survived a bruising liquidity crisis in the early 1990s, Rupert Murdoch has been careful to avoid getting overextended financially. But his pursuit of Time Warner could test that philosophy.
The U.S. government wants to phase out thousands of railroad tank cars that carry crude oil and ethanol within two years, as part of proposed rules to upgrade safety for trains carrying flammable fuels.
The U.S. airline industry's newfound health is breeding something not seen in years: a flock of startups. All share an optimism—ill-founded, some analysts say—that they can defy the odds in an industry that has experienced 77 bankruptcies in the past 20 years.
Do you think the Egyptians did the right thing by "wanding" Secretary of State John Kerry while going through security?
After last week's crash of Flight 17, Malaysia Airlines turned to Twitter to keep the world informed about the disaster, while other airlines have tweeted about canceled flights to Tel Aviv after a rocket strike in a suburb near the airport..
Three medical-safety experts say the blood thinner Pradaxa can cause dangerous bleeding episodes that could often be avoided by giving patients blood tests to assess how their bodies respond to the drug.