Unruly passengers: Survey shows most flight attendants have dealt with bad behavior onboard

Flight attendants hand out refreshments to a packed Delta Airlines flight traveling from Ronald Regan National Airport to MinneapolisSaint Paul International Airport on Friday, May 21, 2021. Kent Nishimura | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images Verbal attacks. Seat kicking. Throwing trash at crew. Those are some of the incidents flight attendants have faced this … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Comcast, Merck, Temper Sealy, Yum and others

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Ford is set to report results after the bell. Here’s what Wall Street expects

Ford Motor Co. CEO Jim Farley walks to speak at a news conference at the Rouge Complex in Dearborn, Michigan, September 17, 2020. Rebecca Cook | Reuters DETROIT – Ford Motor is expected Wednesday to report a slight loss for the second quarter as the semiconductor chip shortage causes significant production cuts and low vehicle … Read more

Apple’s iPhone hot streak is going to run into the global chip shortage

Apple CEO Tim Cook attends the opening of the new Apple Tower Theater retail store at Apple Tower Theatre on June 24, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. JC Olivera | Getty Images Apple reported a blowout quarter on Tuesday, driven by sales of iPhones, which were up 50% annually to $39.57 billion in sales. That … Read more

GE lifts full-year free cash flow target on recovery hopes

General Electric lifted its free cash flow forecast for the year on Tuesday, as a recovery in the aviation market is expected to boost demand for the U.S. conglomerate’s jet engines and spare parts. The Boston-based company said it expects 2021 free cash flow to be $3.5 billion to $5 billion, up from its prior … Read more

Elon Musk snipes at Apple twice on Tesla earnings call

Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Tesla Inc., right, departs from court for the SolarCity trial in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., on Monday, July 12, 2021. Samuel Corum | Bloomberg | Getty Images Tesla CEO Elon Musk sniped at Silicon Valley neighbor Apple twice during a conference call to discuss Tesla earnings on Monday. Although the … Read more

Olympics ratings rebound following the drop in opening ceremonies viewership

Tokyo, Japan, Sunday, July 25, 2021 – Mens Basketball, USA vs. France at Saitama Super Arena. Robert Gauthier | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images The Tokyo Olympics attracted an average of 19.8 million viewers for Sunday coverage throughout NBCUniversal platforms, the media giant said on Monday. Events including swimming, women’s gymnastics, and the triathlon … Read more

Philip Morris wants cigarettes banned in the UK by 2030

The remarks come amid dwindling smoker numbers in the United Kingdom — where cigarettes have been sold in plain packaging since 2016 — and a broader push by the UK government to reduce the prevalence of smoking. Many investors have already stripped tobacco from their portfolios, and a growing number of financial institutions have pledged … Read more

Moderna says it plans to expand Covid vaccine trial for kids 5 to 11, will seek FDA OK as early as year end

With her husband Stephen by her side Erin Shih hugs her children Avery 6, and Aidan, 11, after they got their second Moderna COVID-19 vaccines at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center on Friday, June 25, 2021. Sarah Reingewirtz | MediaNews Group | Getty Images Moderna plans to expand the size of its clinical trial … Read more