Samsung may suspend operations at China mobile phone plant – report

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) is considering suspending operations at one of its mobile phone manufacturing plants in China due to slumping sales and rising labour costs, the Electronic Times reported on Monday. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its office building in Seoul, South Korea, August 25,…

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Flight data recorder, human remains found in stolen Sea-Tac plane probe

Federal officials announced late Sunday that they recovered the flight data recorder and human remains from the stolen commercial airplane that took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and crashed into a small island in Puget Sound.  The FBI recovered the cockpit voice recorder from aircraft N449QX and the National Transportation Security Board is processing the…

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‘Strong odor’ forces New Orleans-bound flight to divert to Los Angeles

An Alaska Airlines flight that left San Francisco for New Orleans with 136 people aboard has been diverted to Los Angeles International Airport after the flight crew detected what the airline described as a “strong odor” in the cabin. The San Francisco Chronicle reports the plane was diverted to Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon. The newspaper says…

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Electric scooters are going worldwide

Despite regulatory hurdles on a city-by-city basis, electric scooter companies and their respective services are continuing to make their way to markets all over the world. Earlier this week, for example, Lime announced its entrance into Madrid, launching hundreds of electric scooters in the Spanish capital. About a week before that, competitor Bird launched in…

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