A person in Washington State is infected with a new respiratory virus. The outbreak began at a market in China and now has spread to at least four other countries. read more
China's Huawei [HWT.UL] said it was confident Britain would assess the evidence in deciding whether its equipment should be deployed in 5G networks after the United States said it would be "madness" to allow use of the technology. read more
On December 20, President Donald Trump signed into law the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2019 (the Act). The new legislation retroactively resurrects and/or extends a bunch of individual and business federal income tax breaks, which we will call the extenders. The extensions generally go through 2020.
Boeing Board Member David Calhoun is stepping into the CEO job. For doing that job, Calhoun will earn a salary of $1.4 million, plus a $7 million bonus if and when the Max is recertified and other benchmarks are met. In all, he could earn nearly $30 million with all the stock options, incentives and bonuses Boeing is offering. read more
Researchers watched puffins use sticks to scratch their backs and chests -- a behavior previously unknown to scientists. read more