‘American Sniper,’ based on the life of ex-Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, has brought in more than $130 million in ticket sales. But the SWAT team training business that he founded after leaving the military is preparing to shut down.
The owner of SkyMall, the in-flight catalog that sells unusual gadgets and other oddities, filed for bankruptcy protection, crippled by new rules and technology that let airline passengers keep their smartphones powered up during flight.
A unit of a major mechanics union at American Airlines Group Inc. has filed a lawsuit alleging that managers pressured members to breach federal rules on aircraft maintenance, prompting an FAA investigation.
The owner of recordings by Hot Tuna, New Riders of the Purple Sage and the Flying Burrito Brothers filed lawsuits Thursday against several online music service operators including Apple, Google and Sony for using songs recorded before 1972 without permission.
Shares of Box surged 66% in their market debut on Friday, a sign of strong demand for a company that has spent the past several months being lambasted for an outsize marketing budget and unclear path to profitability.