Amazon Extends Plans to Crush FedEx

FedEx killed part of its deal to deliver goods for Amazon last week. Now, Amazon has returned the favor. It has announced it will buy more large Boeing jets for ...
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A New Member to the Club of People Worth $100 Billion

The role of the world's most valuable person by net worth has traded back and forth between Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and Microsoft founder Bill Gates for a while. Both ...
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20 Facts You Didn’t Know About “Jaws”

The original release of Steven Spielberg’s “Jaws” set off a chain reaction that revolutionized the way movies studios operate. The film is now not only remembered for scaring million away ...
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Most Iconic Classic American Cars

Usually it's a novel design or special features that are either unique to the car or are some sort of breakthrough at the time introduced some sort of breakthrough. ...
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15 Rivers in America That Are Running Dry

The average surface temperature in the United States has increased by 1.3 degrees to 1.9 degrees Fahrenheit since 1895, with a majority of the increase occurring in the last ...
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States With The Biggest And Smallest Governments

The United States federalist system divides and shares powers between the federal government, each of the 50 states, and tens of thousands of county and municipal authorities. As may ...
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Countries Where Being Gay Is Legally Punishable by Death

The tiny nation of Brunei recently caused international outrage when it enacted draconian laws making gay sex a capital crime. After several weeks of fierce condemnation by world leaders, the ...
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10 Fruits and Vegetables You Should Never Put in the Fridge

Mechanical refrigeration -- as opposed to earlier methods of cooling things with snow or natural ice -- changed the world. Initially employed on a large scale mostly by the brewing ...
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Why One Analyst Is Souring on Oracle Ahead of Earnings

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) is set to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close Wednesday. The consensus estimates are calling for $1.07 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Two Very Speculative Biotechs With Promising Alzheimer’s Treatment Hopefuls

The biotechnology sector is generally considered the most volatile and riskiest sector within all of healthcare. Some companies have created massive wealth in this sector. And some companies have produced ...
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Goldman Sachs Adds to Residential Solar Excitement and Upside Ahead

There has been big news in the world of electric power in recent days. The electric capacity of clean and renewable energy has now surpassed the electric capacity of coal ...
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Boeing Scores Order for 200 MAX Jets as Airbus, GE Make Gains

The first day of this year's Paris Air Show was not a particularly good one for The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). The company spent half of Monday apologizing for its ...
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What to Expect When Barnes & Noble Reports Wednesday Morning

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open Wednesday morning. The consensus estimates are calling for a net loss ...
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Tuesday’s Top BioPharma Movers Deviating from the Market

Tuesday was a breakout day for a few biotech companies, and that was the case even before news broke that the U.S. and China would be meeting at the G20 ...
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US-China Meeting at G20 Creates Exaggerated Moves for Top China Stocks

There used to be a saying "what a difference a day can make," but maybe in the modern era it should be "what a difference a tweet can make." The ...
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