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107 years ago, the Navy launched a plane from a ship for the first time

US Navy photo Eugene Ely made the first carrier takeoff on November 14, 1910. After less.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

At 4 World Trade Center, SNY Studios found great views a whole lot more

They started at the bottom, now they’re here — 49 stories up in the sky. When SportsNet New York launched a dozen years ago, it was a ground floor tenant in the Time-Life Build.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 8th, 2018

It looks like China is about to test a futuristic railgun as the US Navy puts the brakes on its $500 million program

usnavyresearch/YouTube A Chinese ship has been spotted with a large gun on its bow that may be a rail gun. If it is a railgun it will be the first time such a weapon has been successfully installed on a ship. The US is scaling .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 1st, 2018

50 years ago, North Korea captured the USS Pueblo — the only US Navy ship held captive by a foreign government

(AP Photo/Elizabeth Dalziel) PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Fifty years after it was seized by North Korea, the USS Pueblo is the only US Navy ship held captive by a foreign government. And though mostly forgotten in the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2018

The US Navy"s much criticized Littoral Combat Ships will be armed with Hellfire missiles by 2020

U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Deven B. King The Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship will be armed and operational with deck-launched HELLFIRE mis.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 23rd, 2018

U.S. Navy Spots Russian Spy Ship 100 Miles off North Carolina Coast: Report

Russia’s Viktor Leonov has been spotted close to the American mainland for the second time in a year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 23rd, 2018

After 6 years and $1.9 billion, secretive Magic Leap unveils its product for the first time

Magic Leap Magic Leap revealed the name and design of its smart glasses on Wednesday. The company says that the hardware will ship in 2018. Magic Leap didn't ann.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 20th, 2017

South Korea Unveils Plan To Strike North Korean Missile Launchers

North Korea launched its Hwasong-15 ICBM into the waters west of Japan at 3:17 am local time on Wednesday. Barely six minutes later, South Korean artillery, air force, and Navy sprang into action and began firing missile.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 1st, 2017

The New York Post: Navy calls off search for missing sailors from plane crash near Japan

American and Japanese forces scoured nearly 1,000 square nautical miles of the Philippine Sea for the three missing and presumed dead sailors before calling it quits at 10 a.m. Friday Japan time, the US 7th Fleet said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 24th, 2017

7 US aircraft carriers are at sea for the first time in years — here"s what they"re doing

US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dylan McCord For the first time in years, seven of the US Navy's 11 nuclear aircraft carriers are at sea simultaneously, ac.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 8th, 2017

Mayoral candidate surprised more people aren"t talking about the time he hijacked a plane

A New York City mayoral candidate says he's "shocked" that so little attention has been paid to his arrest for trying to hijack an airliner at gunpoint 17 years ago. In July 2000, Aaron... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 26th, 2017

Mayoral candidate surprised people aren"t talking about the time he hijacked a plane

A New York City mayoral candidate says he's "shocked" that so little attention has been paid to his arrest for trying to hijack an airliner at gunpoint 17 years ago. In July 2000, Aaron... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 26th, 2017

Apple Pay gets a major endorsement from Wells Fargo

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesIt was three years ago that Apple launched Apple Pay for the first time Using contactless readers.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Norway"s Sovereign Wealth Fund Hits $1 Trillion For First Time Ever

Content originally published at iBankCoin.com For the first time ever, Norway's sovereign wealth fund, which was launched 20 years ago to invest their oil money, has surpassed $1 trillion. "I don't think anyone expected .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 19th, 2017

Amazon to offer just-launched Instant Pickup service at storefront near BU

E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. is again expanding its physical footprint in the Boston area, this time with a pickup location at 870 Commonwealth Ave. near Boston University. Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) customers can ship orders to pick up or drop off .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2017

New UK aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives at port

The HMS Queen Elizabeth, the biggest ship ever built for the British navy, sailed into its homeport for the first time Wednesday as tens of thousands jammed the harbor to welcome it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 16th, 2017

US Navy Patrol Ship Fires Warning Shots At Iranian Vessel

One day after a US spy plane had to take "evasive action" over the East China Sea after a Chinese fighter jet showed off its Top Gun skills and .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 25th, 2017

Avengers: Infinity War May Have the Biggest Opening Weekend of All Time

Moviegoers are showing more interest in the release than they did in the last Star Wars film. “Avengers: Infinity War” hasn't officially launched at the box office yet, but it's already ex.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune15 hr. 59 min. ago

FirstEnergy Solutions Bankruptcy Could Take a Long Time

Following its bankruptcy filing late in March, FirstEnergy subsidiary FirstEnergy Solutions is just getting started on a process that might take years to resolve......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst19 hr. 29 min. ago

Metal weakness like the fatigue in Southwest plane"s engine can lie hidden for years

Metal weakness like the fatigue found in a je.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes19 hr. 29 min. ago

14 baking mistakes you"re making that are ruining your treats

Rebecca Siegel/Flickr Cooking and baking have been my life for a long time. I've done both professionally for several years — and the striking differences between home and professional cul.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider19 hr. 59 min. ago