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Bayern's Pep Guardiola unhappy after Bastian Schweinsteiger's red card

An unhappy Pep Guardiola complained to the referee for sending off Bastian Schweinsteiger in Bayern Munich's draw with Manchester United, with the coach intimating that Wayne Rooney had dived to get the midfielder a second yellow card.<p>The incident occurred in the 90th minute of the 1-1 Champions …

China's High-Speed Rail Is So Popular, It's Hurting the Domestic Airline Industry

Diet Pepsi Sales Plunge

Soda sales in general have been under siege, mostly because of high sugar and calories levels. Among the brands within the industry, Diet Pepsi has …

Why UAE And Qatar Have The 'World's Best' Airlines

On a business class flight from Rome to Boston, there is no leg rest. The seat does not recline all the way. There is no separation between the passengers. The dinner is not bad, sort of like an Applebees. In the same class cabin on a trip from New York to Abu Dhabi, tiny lights illuminate the …

Microsoft Hears Amazon Price Drop, Raises It An Azure Cut

A week after cloud-computing price cuts from Google and Amazon, Microsoft lowered the price of its own storage and compute offerings by up to 65%, Steven Martin, Microsoft Azure’s general manager, announced in a company blog post. The news comes in advance of Microsoft’s annual Build conference …

China pursues the holy grail of ocean energy, in a massive way

China is the latest country to take on the decades-old challenge of generating electricity from the world’s oceans. Beijing has invested an estimated $160 million in tidal and wave energy projects since 2010, the Wall Street Journal reported, embarking on joint ventures with Lockheed Martin, …

Renewable Energy

The Largest Private Employer In Afghanistan Is A B Corporation, And It’s Growing Fast

After navigating the difficult terrain of Afghanistan’s mobile phone market, Roshan is setting its sights on Africa.<p>Afghanistan, an impoverished and often dangerous country that has been ravaged by decades of fighting, is not the first place an entrepreneur might go to build a thriving company, …

BMW Designs Sleek New Subways For Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is about to get a spiffy new subway, courtesy of BMW. Klang Valley, part of the Malaysian capital’s surrounding metropolitan area, is building a three-line metro system, and by 2017, it will be up and running with 58 trains designed by Designworks USA, a subsidiary of the German auto …

Four states hit record highs for home prices - Capitol Report - MarketWatch

Despite harsh weather, home prices in the U.S. held up in February, with four states setting record highs, according to CoreLogic data released …

Tesla keeps suitors guessing about battery factory site

With four states vying to host Tesla Motors' planned $5 billion battery factory, no one has yet to emerge as the likely winner.<p>No one except Tesla, that is.<p>The states named by Tesla as the four top candidates for the factory - Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas - are scrambling to entice the …

Tesla