How chef Umber Ahmad went from banking to baking

Born to Pakistani immigrants in Michigan, Umber Ahmad excelled in school and later graduated from MIT. She earned two more degrees before starting a career in investment banking where she met world-famous chef Tom Colicchio, who was one of her business clients. When he sampled the incredible desserts she baked as a hobby, he encouraged …

Boeing 747 takes last US commercial flight

New York (AFP) – The Boeing 747, the original jumbo jet that was the favorite American presidents and key to affordable mass market air travel in the United States, will pass into aviation history this week. Nearly 50 years after the its debut, the 747 will take its final commercial flight with an American carrier …

US admits to running secret UFO programme 

The Pentagon ran a secretive five year program to investigate UFO sightings, spending $22 million before it was shut down due to cost, it has been revealed. For the first time, the Department of Defense has acknowledged the existence of the mysterious Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program run from an office in a quiet corner of its …