Matthew Perrone, Associated Press | Posted Sep 28th - 2:21pm
Federal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind "artificial pancreas," a device that can help some diabetes patients manage their disease by constantly monitoring their blood sugar and delivering insulin as needed.
Struggling German airline Air Berlin says it plans to cut its fleet nearly in half and eliminate some 1,200 jobs as part of a restructuring to develop a leaner structure and focus on its most profitable routes.
David McHugh, Associated Press | Posted Sep 28th - 1:31pm
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller says the company is cooperating with U.S. authorities and hopes to reach a settlement on a fine with the Justice Department for equipping diesel vehicles to cheat on emissions tests.
U.S. stock indexes are higher Wednesday afternoon as energy companies climb following reports that OPEC nations agreed to a deal that would limit oil production in an effort to bolster prices. Phone and health care companies are taking losses. Stocks have switched between gains and losses throughout the day.
Jeff Martin, Associated Press | Posted Sep 28th - 1:23pm
An exit button inside a downtown Atlanta hotel where a worker was found dead failed to work during an inspection, trapping two people who had to beat on the door to alert someone to let them out, a medical examiner found.
Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press | Posted Sep 28th - 1:02pm
A 2014 chemical spill into the water supply of 300,000 West Virginians could have been avoided if a company inspected its storage tanks and saw two tiny holes forming at the bottom, federal investigators said Wednesday.