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Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week:
Three years ago, sparks flew when a FedEx cargo plane made an early morning landing at Los Angeles International Airport and the landing gear malfunctioned.
Last Friday, an explosion and fire destroyed an offshore gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico.
Pour one out for Anchor Brewing. The San Francisco staple with a 127-year-old legacy is closing up shop and liquidating as economic conditions worsened and sales plummeted.
The Carowinds amusement park in Charlotte is under investigation after a viral video showed a large crack in a column supporting the functional roller coaster.
It started off as a simple dream: build a better pillow. But now, Minnesota-based pillow maker, MyPillow, has fallen on hard times and is in the fight of its life.
In Case You Missed It
Musk Unveils New AI Startup - @49:14
The startup, xAI, aims to "understand the true nature of the universe."
Innovation can keep America ahead of China and other competitors, but it is failing.
Backed by a pair of YouTube stars, PRIME was an immediate hit.
This Week's Trivia Challenge - @1:10:47
Match the company with the Major League Baseball team uniform they have appeared on this season and be the first to send the correct answer to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- San Diego Padres
- Cleveland Guardians
- Atlanta Braves
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