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VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Aksel Lund Svindal increased his overall World Cup lead by winning the Val Gardena super-G for the third time on Friday, while Ted Ligety skied off the course and Bode Miller finished eighth after colliding with the last gate.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A stew of foul weather, ranging from freezing rain and snow in the Midwest to thunderstorms and possible tornadoes in the South, is arriving just in time for one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.
BlackBerry said Friday it fell deeper into the red in the past quarter as the struggling smartphone maker unveiled a new manufacturing partnership and a revamped organizational structure. The company also unveiled a five-year partnership with Foxconn, described as "the world’s largest manufacturer of electronic products and components," targeted at emerging countries. Foxconn will jointly develop and manufacture a number of new devices and help manage inventory -- an area where BlackBerry has struggled. Taiwan-based Foxconn is also a main supplier of one of BlackBerry's chief rivals -- Apple.