Daily Intel

Air France pilots extend strike to Sept. 26
PARIS (AP) — Air France pilots are prolonging a walkout that has grounded more than half the airline's flights all week. The company, which is cutting costs to try to stay competitive with budget airlines, apologized to customers.
Sep 20, 2014 | 4:20 AM
Al Jazeera America sues former VP Gore
The former vice president and Hyatt, the founder of Hyatt Legal Services, sued the network last month saying that it was improperly withholding tens of millions of dollars placed in escrow when Al Jazeera bought Current TV for $500 million. Al...
Sep 20, 2014 | 4:20 AM
Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut
Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.
Sep 20, 2014 | 3:20 AM
As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks drift
With Wall Street focused on the debut of Alibaba Group, the stock market drifted into the weekend and major indexes ended little changed.
Sep 20, 2014 | 3:20 AM
Yahoo rakes in another jackpot from Alibaba's IPO
Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: an early investment in Alibaba Group that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon.
Sep 20, 2014 | 3:20 AM
Astronauts getting 3-D printer at space station
The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.
Sep 20, 2014 | 3:20 AM
Gauge of US economy edges up 0.2 percent in August
A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health rose in August but at a much slower pace than in July.
Sep 20, 2014 | 3:20 AM
Nordstrom opens first store in Canada
The Seattle retailer’s international debut in Calgary is its first step into a country whose consumers have shown they like Nordstrom, but also bring high expectations that have badly stung some U.S. merchants.
Sep 20, 2014 | 1:20 AM
For Alibaba, a roaring trading debut as stock surges 38 percent
Alibaba had raised $21.8 billion in its hotly anticipated IPO, the largest in U.S. history. The stock, trading under the ticker name BABA, was bouncing Friday from a high of nearly $100 to a low of just above $90.
Sep 19, 2014 | 11:19 PM
Review: Devices, apps act like one under Apple’s iOS 8
Apple’s new iOS 8 software comes with plenty of new functionality, while last year’s iOS 7 offered cosmetic changes and new gesture controls.
Sep 19, 2014 | 11:19 PM