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UPDATE 1-What's behind the global stock market selloff?

NEW YORK, Feb 11- Global stock markets are on their shakiest footing in years. In addition to the fall in U.S. stock markets, major stock indexes worldwide have also been hit hard, despite efforts by the Bank of Japan and the European Central Bank to spur growth through lower interest rates. With Thursday's decline, the S&P 500 stock index has lost 10.5 percent so far in...
Source: Reuters | By: David Randall and David Gaffen
What's behind the global stock market selloff?

NEW YORK, Feb 11- Global stock markets are on their shakiest footing in years. In addition to the selling in the United States, major stock indexes worldwide have also been hit hard, despite efforts by the Bank of Japan and the European Central Bank to spur growth through lower interest rates. "One of the new themes in markets is that has damaged the banks and that...
Source: Reuters | By: David Randall and David Gaffen
Scientists find Einstein's 'soundtrack of the universe'

Scientists say the detection of gravitational waves, which Einstein predicted a century ago, opens a new way of observing the cosmos.
Source: The Associated Press
Tishman, builder of the Twin Towers, dies

John L. Tishman, who helped transform the skylines of Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles and New York, died on Saturday, the NYT reports.
Source: The New York Times | By: David Dunlap
Fact sheet: 2016 Kia Sedona SXL

BASE PRICE: $26,400 for L; $28,500 for LX; $32,700 for EX; $36,400 for SX; $39,900 for SXL. TYPE: Front-engine, front-wheel drive, seven-passenger minivan. OPTIONS: Technology package $2,800; rear-seat entertainment system $1,095.
Source: The Associated Press | By: By The Associated Press
Bourbon, Tennessee whiskey producers toast more strong sales

FRANKFORT, Ky.— Producers of Kentucky bourbon and Tennessee whiskey are toasting another year of strong sales and revenue growth, led by consumers increasingly ordering high-priced, super-premium brands. Combined U.S. revenues for bourbon, Tennessee whiskey and rye whiskey shot up 7.8 percent to $2.9 billion in 2015, up $210 million from the prior year, the...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press
UPDATE 1-Europe launches first part of space-based 'data highway'

FRANKFURT, Jan 30- Europe launched the first part of a new space "data highway" on Friday night that will pave the way for faster than ever monitoring of natural disasters such as earthquakes and floods. The EDRS will relay data on sea ice, oil spills or floods from Europe's multi-billion euro Copernicus Earth observation project to users in Europe, Africa and the...
Source: Reuters
Europe to launch first part of space-based data highway

FRANKFURT, Jan 29- Europe plans to launch on Friday night the first part of a new space data highway that will pave the way for faster than ever monitoring of natural disasters such as earthquakes and floods. The EDRS will relay data on sea ice, oil spills or floods from Europe's multi-billion euro Copernicus Earth observation project to users in Europe, Africa and...
Source: Reuters
Cable-industry disruptor is back with new Internet service

NEW YORK— Cable's pricey Internet packages may get some competition from the founder of Aereo, whose first attempt to shake up the cable industry was quashed by the Supreme Court. The service is expected to launch in Boston this summer, with plans to expand to other U.S. cities and even internationally, though no time frame was given. In announcing the project in New...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By TALI ARBEL, AP Technology Writer
Merging US, Japan work cultures a challenge for Beam Suntory

TOKYO— The head of Japanese whiskey maker Suntory said Friday that merging work cultures remains a major challenge, more than 20 months after his company acquired the U.S. maker of Jim Beam bourbon. Takeshi Niinami, the president and CEO of Suntory Holdings Ltd., said integration is difficult because Japanese and American employees have differing career...
Source: The Associated Press