REUTERS/Louis Nastro United Airlines was forced to cancel a Venice, Italy-bound flight after the plane suffering a massive fuel leak while waiting to take off at Newark Liberty International Airport. Video captured by a passenger on board the Boeing 767-300 shows fuel gushing from its left wing. According to a United Airlines spokesperson, the aircraft […]

Proterra Proterra’s Catalyst E2 bus. Electric bus startup Proterra just secured $ 55 million in a small financing round led by Generation Investment Management, an investment arm founded by former Vice President Al Gore in 2004. Proterra made headlines last September when it unveiled its Catalyst E2, a 40-foot-long bus with a range of 350 miles. The […]

AP/ Evan Vucci Elon Musk is breaking his ties with the White House now that President Donald Trump has pulled the US out of the Paris Agreement. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO said on Wednesday that he would have “no choice” but to leave Trump’s advisory councils if the US withdrew from the landmark climate deal — a […]

AP/ Evan Vucci Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he will leave President Donald Trump’s advisory councils if the US withdraws from the Paris Agreement. Trump is planning to pull out of the Paris climate deal, Axios reported early Wednesday. “Don’t know which way Paris will go, but I’ve done all I can to advise directly to […]

Getty Images / Jeff J Mitchell Zaha Hadid died in March 2016. The late architect Zaha Hadid — known as the “Queen of the Curve” for the modern, curving designs of her buildings —had a legendary career. The Iraqi-born British architect became the first woman to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize (the Nobel Prize of her […]

Faraday Future Stefan Krause Faraday Future, the startup vying to put its electric vehicles on the road in the next two years, has a new plan. The company was founded in 2014 and has faced money troubles, supplier lawsuits, and high-profile executive departures ever since. Earlier this year executives told Business Insider that it’s in […]

In the words of Donald Trump, paraphrasing his father: “When you’re on top, you’ve got a lot of people gunning for you.” Razor giant Gillette, fresh off of new initiatives launched to fend off startup competitors like Harry’s and Dollar Shave Club, is now facing increasing competition from one of its oldest adversaries. Schick, a brand […]