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Artist Plans To Bury A Plane In The Desert

AP | Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Artist Plans To Bury 727 Jetliner In Calif. Desert

Over Two-Thirds Of Corporations Pay No Federal Corporate Income Tax

Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.10.2012 | Business

At a time when the federal government is starved for cash -- and facing layoffs and cuts in services across the board -- more and more corporations ar...

The Devil Is in the Details of the Pentagon's Plan

Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe | Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics
Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe

Will super-rich war-industry CEOs be able to keep bilking taxpayers out of hundreds of billions of dollars? That's the question everyone should be ask...

Romney Fires 'Un-American' Charge

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is bashing the National Labor Relations Board in a new South Carolina ad airing the da...

The 10 Best Stocks Of The Year

Posted 12.31.2011 | Business

2011 may have been the year of baroque chain-restaurant creations like Denny's Maple Bacon Sundae and Burger King's Stuffed Steakhouse Burger. But in ...

ANA's Dreamliner Flies Across Japan, We Join For The Ride

Engadget | Zach Honig | Posted 12.17.2011 | Travel

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is not the largest plane in the world. Nor is it the fastest. It doesn't have on-board showers or full-size beds, nor can it...

Southwest Buys $19B Worth Of 737s

AP | DAVID KOENIG and SAMANTHA BOMKAMP | Posted 02.12.2012 | Travel

DALLAS — Southwest Airlines is placing a huge order for a redesigned and more fuel-efficient version of Boeing Co.'s most popular plane, the 737...

Dave Jamieson

Eight-Month Political Spat Ends

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bringing a months-long saga to a close, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced Friday that it has withdrawn a controversial...

Boeing Workers Union Approves 4-Year Contract Extension

AP | By GENE JOHNSON | Posted 12.08.2011 | Business

SEATTLE -- Applause and cheers rang out after Unionized Boeing Machinists voted overwhelmingly to approve a four-year contract extension – a dea...

State Income Tax Avoided By 68 Large Profitable U.S. Companies In Recent Years: Study

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

Large U.S. corporations are not only figuring out ways to avoid federal income taxes, but taxes at the state level too. Of the country's most consi...

World's Largest Weapons Exporters

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 02.05.2012 | World
Howard Steven Friedman

Not surprisingly, the United States is by far the largest arms exporter, with Russia being the only country with more than half the value of military exports.

Air Force Extends Mystery Space Plane's Mission

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 12.02.2011 | Technology

The X-37B space plane, a secretive shuttle-like vehicle currently orbiting the earth at 17,000 miles per hour, will be staying in space longer than or...

Dave Jamieson

GOP Threatening Middle Class: Dems

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats and labor leaders went on the offensive against anti-union House Republicans Wednesday, accusing GOP members and business grou...

Dave Jamieson

GOP Loses Major Talking Point

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Machinists union announced Wednesday that it had reached a tentative four-year labor agreement with the Boeing Company, a developmen...

Osprey Odyssey: Rep. Jones' Ten-Year Quest to Clear the Names of Two Marine Corps Pilots

Project On Government Oversight | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics
Project On Government Oversight

In 2000, an MV-22 Osprey carrying 19 Marines crashed, killing everyone on board. After the Marine Corps announced that the crash was the result of human error, the news all but disappeared. But for Rep. Walter Jones, this wasn't the end of the story.

Dave Jamieson

GOP Senator Threatened To Go 'Full Guns A-Blazing' Against Labor Board

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) threatened a "nasty" spat with the National Labor Relations Board and vowed to go "full guns a-blazing" if ...

Boeing 787's Already Having Landing Gear Issues

AP | By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 01.07.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- Boeing's new 787 plane, which just started carrying paying passengers, ran into its first technical glitch Sunday when the landing gear fa...

The Myth of Military Contracting

Max Stanley | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics
Max Stanley

The war industry stood back with glee when it released a shoddy study that produced the sought-after deceptive headlines about defense spending, the magic sauce of job creation.

Boeing To Build Spacecrafts At Shuttle Hangar

AP | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 12.31.2011 | Technology

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Boeing is taking over one of NASA's old space shuttle hangars to build a new capsule that the company hopes will lift ast...

Meet the 0.01 Percent: War Profiteers

Robert Greenwald | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

There's the top 1% of wealthy Americans (bankers, oil tycoons, hedge fund managers) and there's the top 0.01% of wealthy Americans: the military contractor CEOs.

Boeing Dreamliner Already An ANA Nightmare?

Christine Negroni | Posted 12.24.2011 | Travel
Christine Negroni

After a three-year delay in actually receiving the Dreamliner from Boeing, the first airline to take delivery of the airplane of the future should be flying sky high. Instead ANA is reassuring passengers that everything is A-OK for the second time in six weeks.

Senate Approves Obama's Nominee For Commerce Department

AP | By ALAN FRAM | Posted 12.20.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The Senate voted Thursday to approve President Barack Obama's nomination of former utility executive John Bryson to head the Commerce De...

Cultural Revolution Redux... Little Red Book and Little Grey Apple Hook Up

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 12.20.2011 | World
Eric Ehrmann

Apple's first quarterly downturn in five years is being spun by analysts as a one time event linked to planned obsolescence of an iPhone and the death...

Obama's Job Creation Advisors Include Job-Cutting Execs

latimes.com | Alana Semuels, Los Angeles Times | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

Just days before the president appointed Kenneth I. Chenault, chairman and chief executive of American Express, to the council, the company announced ...

Ride On First 787 Dreamliner Sells For Over $31K On eBay

Posted 12.03.2011 | Travel

One seriously dedicated flier has snagged two seats on the inaugural flight of ANA's 787 Dreamliner for a cool $31,500. The unnamed traveler won th...