February 14, 2016Daily News
Massive gas leak near Los Angeles plugged after 16 weeks
LOS ANGELES - A blowout at a natural gas well that gushed uncontrollably for 16 weeks and drove thousands of residents from their Los Angeles homes was plugged Thursday, a utility said.
Feb 12, 2016 4:08PM
App aims to create "worldwide seismic detection network"
Scientists at the University of California (UC) Berkeley released on Friday a free Android app that taps into a smartphone’s ability to record ground shaking from an earthquake, with the goal of “creating a worldwide seismic...
Feb 12, 2016 3:49PM
North American energy ministers sign MOU on climate change and energy collaboration
Energy leaders from Canada, Mexico and the United States have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on climate change and energy collaboration following the North American Energy Ministers Meeting on Friday.
Feb 12, 2016 2:38PM
Combined ratio up 10.2 points at American International Group
American International Group Inc. reported Thursday its catastrophe-related losses in commercial property & casualty dropped 3% from 2014 to 2015 but the loss ratio deteriorated by 14.6 points after the New York City-based firm strengthened...
Feb 12, 2016 1:49PM
IT professionals in the United States overconfident in cyberattack detection: study
IT professionals in the United States are overconfident in their ability to detect cyberattacks, according to a study released on Thursday by Portland, Ore.-based Tripwire, Inc., a global provider of endpoint detection and response, security...
Feb 12, 2016 11:42AM
Nearly two-thirds of Canadians say Uber should have same regulations as taxi industry: Angus Reid survey
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Nearly two-thirds (63%) of surveyed Canadians say that Uber should be subjected to the same regulations as the taxi industry, while only one in six (17%) would ban it in their city, according to a public opinion poll conducted by the Angus Reid...
Feb 12, 2016 10:08AM