United plans to furlough 16,000 workers, fewer than expected

United Airlines said Wednesday it plans to furlough 16,370 employees in October, down from an earlier target of 36,000 after thousands of workers took early retirement, buyouts, or long-term leaves of absence with the industry facing a slow recovery from the pandemic.

SpaceX marks historic 100th launch

It's been a great day for SpaceX. On Tuesday, the company launched another batch of 58 Starlink satellites and three Planet Labs spacecrafts into orbit.