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Cast of 'Friends' reuniting for 25th anniversary special

Feb 22, 2020 - 10:02 AM

The One Where They All Got Back Together!

'Damning' Boeing emails say 737 MAX was 'designed by clowns'

Jan 11, 2020 - 9:57 AM

The communications, released by Boeing following their disclosure to lawmakers and regulators, raise fresh questions about the aerospace giant, which has been in crisis mode since March

BOEING. In this file photo taken on March 11, 2019, the Boeing Company logo is seen on a building in Annapolis Junction, Maryland. File photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Actress Max Collins expecting first child

Dec 26, 2019 - 12:15 PM

Max and Pancho Magno announce the news on Christmas Day

New Boeing CEO is corporate veteran who will be tested

Dec 24, 2019 - 9:22 AM

David Calhoun's background is in financial management and corporate strategy rather than engineering and the nitty-gritty of safety policy

NEW CEO. Boeing names Chairman David Calhoun as its chief executive, saying the company needed to "restore confidence" and "repair relationships with regulators, customers and all other stakeholders." File photo by Toru Yamanaka / AFP

Boeing ousts Muilenburg, names David Calhoun as CEO amid MAX crisis

Dec 24, 2019 - 7:55 AM

Boeing says it needs to 'restore confidence' and 'repair relationships with regulators, customers, and all other stakeholders'

(COMBO) This combination of pictures created on December 23, 2019 shows a file photo taken on February 16, 2004 of the president of General Electoric (GE) Transportation, David Calhoun (L), and a file photo of Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg at a hearing in front of congressional lawmakers on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on October 30, 2019. - Boeing on December 23, 2019 replaced its embattled chief executive, Dennis Muilenburg, saying a change was needed as it attempts to restore its reputation amid the protracted 737 MAX crisis. Boeing named Chairman David Calhoun as its chief executive, saying the company needed to "restore confidence" and "repair relationships with regulators, customers and all other stakeholders." (Photos by TORU YAMANAKA and Olivier Douliery / AFP)

Boeing could suspend or cut 737 MAX output – report

Dec 16, 2019 - 10:56 AM

Boeing sees a production pause as the most viable option

BOEING. In this file photo taken on October 22, 2019 the Boeing logo is seen at its stand during the the 70th annual International Astronautical Congress at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. File photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

U.S. aviation chief says Boeing 737 MAX won't be recertified until 2020

Dec 12, 2019 - 12:05 PM

The MAX has been grounded since March following the second of two crashes that killed a total of 346 people

Max Eigenmann wins Best Actress at Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2019

Nov 22, 2019 - 11:12 AM

Max wins for her role in 'Verdict'

Boeing says 737 MAX expected to resume flying in January

Nov 12, 2019 - 7:35 PM

Boeing still has to complete the remaining 4 out of 5 key steps before returning the 737 MAX to service

GROUNDED. In this file photo taken on March 28, 2019, Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are parked on the tarmac after being grounded, at the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, California. File photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

How to shut down a mature adult who's behaving badly? 'Ok boomer'

Nov 07, 2019 - 4:15 PM

Gen YZ's new put-down for the out of touch and close-minded adult over 50

'South Park,' 'Rick and Morty' to stream on HBO Max

Oct 30, 2019 - 3:27 PM

Catch all seasons of 'South Park' and 'Rick and Morty' on HBO's streaming platform in 2020

Mass prayer at sea on 1st anniversary of Indonesia jet crash

Oct 29, 2019 - 7:21 PM

The ceremony is closed to media, but video footage supplied by relatives shows victims' family members praying and casting flowers into the Java Sea where the plane dived moments after takeoff from Jakarta

ONE YEAR AFTER. Yoda prays for his best friend who died in the Lion Air plane crash in 2018, at a cemetery in Jakarta October 29, 2019. Photo by Bay Ismoyo/AFP

Boeing design flaw a factor in Lion Air crash – Indonesian probe

Oct 25, 2019 - 6:35 PM

Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee says there are flaws in Boeing's design of the anti-stall mechanism and of its certification by US regulators

BLAMING DESIGN. This picture taken at the Tanjung Priok Jakarta port on October 30, 2018, shows two Indonesian policemen examining debris of the ill-fated Lion Air flight JT 610 in Jakarta. File photo by Adek Berry/AFP

Lion Air crash report due with Boeing jet flight-controls in spotlight

Oct 25, 2019 - 2:07 PM

Material shown to families – which may only include parts of the report's findings – highlight the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System as a 'contributing factor' in the Lion Air crash

INVESTIGATION. In this file photo taken on November 07, 2018 investigators examine engine parts from the ill-fated Lion Air flight JT 610 at a port in Jakarta after they were recovered from the bottom of the Java sea. File photo by Bay Ismoyo/AFP

'Adventure Time' to return with 4 one-hour specials

Oct 25, 2019 - 9:48 AM

Finn and Jake's adventures will be premiering exclusively on the HBO Max streaming platform

Boeing 737 MAX flight control system key factor in Lion Air crash

Oct 23, 2019 - 6:49 PM

Grieving relatives express anger that investigators were not planning to blame Boeing or Lion Air for the disaster in their final crash report, expected Friday

LION AIR CRASH MEETING. Family members of Lion Air flight 610 victims, which crashed into the sea shortly after takeoff killing all 189 on board, register for a meeting with Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee in Jakarta on October 23, 2019. Photo by Bay Ismoyo/AFP

iPhone 11 plans are out for Globe, Smart

Oct 21, 2019 - 5:33 PM

Pre-orders run until October 24

IPHONE 11. Screenshot from Apple live stream


Boeing wants it to fly, but travelers fear the 737 MAX

Oct 21, 2019 - 12:40 AM

It remains uncertain when the Boeing 737 MAX will return to service, months after it was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes

GROUNDED. In this file photo taken on March 28, 2019, Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are parked on the tarmac after being grounded, at the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, California. File photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

Studio Ghibli films to stream on HBO Max

Oct 18, 2019 - 11:18 AM

Reunite with your favorite Ghibli characters this 2020!

Will 737 MAX crisis take down Boeing CEO?

Oct 15, 2019 - 1:50 PM

The coming weeks will be crucial for Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg, as the company reports 3rd quarter results on October 23 and Muilenburg faces the US Congress on October 30

JOB ON THE LINE? Boeing chief executive officer Dennis Muilenburg speaks at a press conference after the Boeing Annual General Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, on April 29, 2019. Photo from Shutterstock

Ethiopian Airlines denies it tampered with flight records after crash

Oct 09, 2019 - 11:41 PM

Ethiopian Airlines says that directly after the crash 'all relevant hard copy maintenance records of the aircraft involved in the accident' were sealed, stored in a secure place, and delivered to investigators

TRAGEDY. Rescue teams collect bodies at the crash site of Ethiopian Airlines near Bishoftu, a town some 60 kilometers southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on March 10, 2019. File photo by Michael Tewelde/AFP

iPhone 11 to arrive October 25 in the Philippines

Oct 03, 2019 - 3:57 PM

Expect prices to be announced soon

IPHONE 11. Screenshot from Apple livestream


End of Boeing 737 MAX grounding up to individual countries – U.S. FAA

Sep 24, 2019 - 7:00 PM

This statement points to a lack of consensus among regulators on when to clear the Boeing 737 MAX for service

CRISIS. Boeing 737 airplanes are pictured on the company's production line on March 27, 2019, in Renton, Washington. File photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images/AFP

Indonesia blames 737 MAX design for Lion Air crash – report

Sep 23, 2019 - 11:06 AM

The report into the crash, which will be formally released in early November, also blames pilot error and maintenance issues for the crash, which killed 189 people in 2018

BLAMING DESIGN. This picture taken at the Tanjung Priok Jakarta port on October 30, 2018 shows two Indonesian policemen examining debris of the ill-fated Lion Air flight JT 610 in Jakarta. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP

'Big Bang Theory' heads to HBO Max

Sep 18, 2019 - 12:52 PM

WarnerMedia acquires all 12 seasons of 'Big Bang Theory' for its upcoming streaming platform, HBO Max

Lotto jackpot winner keeps it a secret for 10 months

Aug 30, 2019 - 3:08 PM

A Vietnamese refugee who bet on the same numbers in the Canada lottery for 36 years, finally wins the jackpot, but tells no one about it until he claims his winnings 10 months later

'Doctor Who' to stream on HBO Max

Aug 03, 2019 - 11:37 AM

Eleven seasons of BBC’s 'Doctor Who' series will be available exclusively on HBO Max

Boeing reports $2.9 billion loss in Q2, biggest quarterly loss ever

Jul 24, 2019 - 11:49 PM

The loss follows an earlier announcement that Boeing will set aside $4.9 billion after taxes to compensate airlines for canceled flights and the delay in plane deliveries

BOEING. In this file photo taken on March 11, 2019, the Boeing Company logo is seen on a building in Annapolis Junction, Maryland. File photo by Jim Watson/AFP

American Airlines says Boeing 737 MAX grounding hit Q2 profits by $185M

Jul 10, 2019 - 11:21 PM

American Airlines, which has 24 of the MAX planes in its portfolio, have previously estimated that the grounding will hit 2019 earnings by $350 million

AMERICAN AIRLINES. A Boeing 737 flown by American Airlines takes off from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, on March 11, 2019. File photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP

HBO to launch Netflix rival HBO Max in early 2020

Jul 10, 2019 - 12:42 PM

'Friends' will be transferring from Netflix to the new HBO streaming service

HBO MAX. Logo from Warner Media


Saudi carrier Flyadeal ditches grounded Boeing MAX for Airbus

Jul 07, 2019 - 10:40 PM

(UPDATED) Flyadeal will operate an all-Airbus A320 fleet instead of purchasing Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jets

Photo from flyadeal's Facebook page

Boeing to give $100 million to 737 MAX crash victims' families, communities

Jul 04, 2019 - 12:14 AM

Boeing says it will work with local governments and non-profit organizations to provide 'hardship and living expenses' and boost economic development in regions affected by the two crashes

CONTROVERSIAL. File photo of a Boeing 737 MAX. Photo from Wikipedia

Ethiopian Airlines rejects 'pilot error' claim in U.S.

Jun 17, 2019 - 10:55 PM

Ethiopian Airlines chief executive Tewolde GebreMariam says criticisms of his crew's actions are 'seriously misinformed,' and that US politician Sam Graves does not 'have the facts in his hands'

DEBRIS. In this file photo, forensics workers comb through the debris at the crash site of the Ethiopian Airlines operated Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, at Hama Quntushele village in Oromia region, on March 14, 2019, 4 days after the plane crashed into a field killing 157 passengers and crew. File photo by Tony Karumba/AFP

Boeing finds wing defect, including among some MAX

Jun 03, 2019 - 9:56 AM

Boeing says a subcontractor informed it of problems with a batch of a part involved in deploying the wings' leading edge

GROUNDED. Boeing 737 MAX airplanes sit parked at a Boeing facility adjacent to King County International Airport, known as Boeing Field, on May 31, 2019 in Seattle, Washington. Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images/AFP

Global airline body warns of U.S.-China trade war spillover

Jun 02, 2019 - 4:25 PM

The International Air Transport Association revises its 2019 collective net profit outlook down to $28 billion, as the US-China trade war escalates and costs go up

Boeing CEO on 737 MAX problems: 'We clearly fell short'

May 30, 2019 - 3:00 PM

But Boeing chief executive officer Dennis Muilenburg says they are 'confident in the fundamental safety' of the 737 MAX

BOEING 737. Boeing 737 airplanes are pictured on the company's production line, on March 27, 2019 in Renton, Washington. Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images/AFPÂ

Regulators fail to set date for 737 MAX return to service

May 24, 2019 - 1:56 PM

'The only timetable is to make sure the aircraft is safe to fly,' Daniel Elwell, acting head of the US Federal Aviation Administration, says at the conclusion of a day-long meeting in Texas

GROUNDED. In this file photo taken on March 28, 2019, Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are parked on the tarmac after being grounded, at the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, California. File photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

Boeing puts cost of 737 MAX crisis at $1 billion

Apr 24, 2019 - 11:25 PM

The results are the first since the company entered crisis mode with the March 10 crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet, which along with an October Lion Air crash claimed 346 lives

Boeing conducts final test flight of 737 MAX with software fix

Apr 18, 2019 - 11:49 AM

CEO Dennis Muilenberg also says test pilots have completed 120 flights totaling more than 203 hours of airtime with the software fix for its planes' anti-stall system

CONTROVERSIAL. File photo of a Boeing 737 MAX. Photo from Wikipedia

American Airlines to cancel 115 flights daily over 737 MAX

Apr 15, 2019 - 4:50 PM

American Airlines' fleet of Boeing 737 MAX planes is grounded until August 19

(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 11, 2019 a Boeing 737 flown by American Airlines passes by the Lockheed Martin building as it takes off from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia. - American Airlines announced April 14, 2019, it would scrap some 115 flights per day in the coming months because its fleet of Boeing 737 MAX planes is being grounded until August 19. America's leading airline had previously only planned to keep the planes out of commission until June 5, with Boeing facing intense scrutiny after 157 people died in an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash on March 10 -- the second deadly crash involving the aircraft in five months.The global fleet of 737 MAX planes has been barred from flying since mid-March. (Photo by Andrew CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP)

'Cured' Dalai Lama set to be discharged from hospital on April 12

Apr 11, 2019 - 11:18 AM

(UPDATED) 'Generally, his holiness is fine. He is doing very well. Still on medication but he is doing very well and will be discharged,' says Tenzin Taklha, the Dalai Lama's personal spokesman

CURED. File photo of Dalai Lama at a function in Dharamsala, India on October 10, 2015. File Photo by AFP.

Ethiopian 737 pilots followed Boeing guidelines before crash – WSJ

Apr 03, 2019 - 3:48 PM

A Wall Street Journal report says the pilots of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX plane that crashed last month initially took the emergency steps outlined by the manufacturer but still could not regain control

CRASH. In this file photo taken on November 28, 2017, an Ethiopian Airline Boeing 737-700 aircraft takes off from Felix Houphouet-Boigny Airport in Abidjan. - An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 crashed on March 10, 2019, en route from Addis Ababa to Nairobi with 149 passengers and eight crew believed to be on board, Ethiopian Airlines said as Ethiopia's prime minister offered condolences to passengers' families. (Photo by ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP)

Boeing must do more work on proposed 737 fix – U.S. regulator

Apr 02, 2019 - 8:27 AM

Additional work is needed 'to ensure that Boeing has identified and appropriately addressed all pertinent issues,' says a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman

BOEING 737. Boeing 737 airplanes are pictured on the company's production line, on March 27, 2019 in Renton, Washington. Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images/AFPÂ

Boeing anti-stall system is activated in Ethiopia crash – source

Mar 29, 2019 - 3:43 PM

(UPDATED) The findings are based on flight recorder data and represent the strongest indication yet that the system, known as MCAS, malfunctioned in both the Ethiopian Airlines crash and the Lion Air crash in Indonesia

MIKE SINNETT OF BOEING. Mike Sinnett, Boeing Vice President of Product Strategy, makes opening remarks during a press conference in Renton, Washington on March 27, 2019. Photo by Jason Redmond/AFP

U.S. probing certification of Boeing 737 MAX

Mar 19, 2019 - 12:23 PM

The probe is focusing on the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System implicated in the Lion Air crash, which authorities say shared similarities with the latest accident

737 MAX. In this file photo taken on March 11, 2019 an Air China Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane is seen at Beijing Capital Airport. Photo by Greg Baker/AFP

Ethiopian Airlines crash: What is the MCAS system on the Boeing 737 Max 8?

Mar 18, 2019 - 9:21 AM

The Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) is an automated safety feature on the 737 Max 8 designed to prevent the plane from entering into a stall, or losing lift

CONTROVERSIAL. File photo of a Boeing 737 MAX. Photo from Wikipedia

The week in photos: March 9-15, 2019

Mar 16, 2019 - 12:45 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

CARNIVAL. Costumed revelers perform in a carnival procession on the streets of Strumica, Macedonia, during the great evening carnival on March 9, 2019. Photo by Robert Atanasovski/AFP

Boeing to upgrade stall prevention on 737 MAX – sources

Mar 16, 2019 - 9:17 AM

Sources say the fix was already underway before the Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed

BOEING 737 MAX 8. Boeing is set to roll out an upgrade to their MAX 8 models after two deadly accidents in recent months. File photo shows an Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet at the Toronto Pearson International Airport for a landing on March 13, 2019. Photo by Cole Burston/Getty Images/AFP

France probes 737 MAX black boxes as Boeing halts deliveries

Mar 15, 2019 - 6:12 PM

Investigators will now try to retrieve information from the cockpit voice and flight data recorders, which were damaged in the crash

SEARCH. Forensics workers comb through the debris at the crash site of the Ethiopian Airlines operated Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, at Hama Quntushele village in Oromia region, on March 14, 2019, four days after the plane crashed into a field killing 157 passengers and crew. Photo by Tony Karumba/AFP

Boeing black boxes flown to France as jets grounded worldwide

Mar 14, 2019 - 10:11 PM

France's BEA air safety agency confirms it has received the recorders from the plane that crashed shortly after takeoff from Addis Ababa on March 10

MOURNING. Family members mourn the victims at the crash site of the Ethiopian Airlines operated Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, at Hama Quntushele village in the Oromia region, on March 13, 2019. Photo by Tony Karumba/AFP