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CHICAGO— Chicago Department of Aviation data show flights are still canceled at O'Hare International Airport after sabotage last week at a suburban air traffic control center. The Federal Aviation Administration says O'Hare recorded about 80 percent of average Tuesday traffic on Tuesday and Midway was at about 85 percent. The FAA says crews are working to...
Delta Air fell $1.25 or 3.5 percent, to $34.90. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 38 or 3.5 percent, to $10.25. Southwest Airlines Co. fell $1.22 or 3.6 percent, to $32.55.
Fluor fell$. 90 or 1.3 percent, to $65.89. Foster Wheeler fell$. 51 or 1.6 percent, to $31.11. Quanta Services Inc. fell $1.19 or 3.3 percent, to $35.10.
Thomas Eric Duncan left Monrovia, Liberia, on Sept. 19 aboard a Brussels Airlines jet to the Belgian capital, according to a Belgian official. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Duncan sought medical care Sept. 25 in Dallas after falling ill the day before. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious...
NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are slumping to a third straight loss as investors fret over poor economic news. Airline stocks sank over worries that the first diagnosis of Ebola in the U.S. would cause people to curtail their travel plans. American Airlines and Delta each fell 3 percent.
ALBANY, N.Y.— General Electric has agreed to do a comprehensive study of PCB contamination of the upper Hudson River shoreline along the 40- mile stretch of river north of Albany where it has been dredging contaminated sediments under a Superfund cleanup project since 2009, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday.
The patient, now hospitalized in Dallas, had flown from Ebola-ravaged Liberia through Brussels to Texas, the Liberian information ministry said. JetBlue Airways and American Airlines said they were closely following guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Foster Wheeler fell$. 38 or 1.2 percent, to $31.24. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 84 or 2.3 percent, to $35.45.
Delta Air fell $1.34 or 3.7 percent, to $34.81. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 33 or 3.1 percent, to $10.29. Southwest Airlines Co. fell $1.22 or 3.6 percent, to $32.55.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Foster Wheeler fell$. 25 or. 8 percent, to $31.37. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 51 or 1.4 percent, to $35.78.
Delta Air fell $1.26 or 3.5 percent, to $34.89. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 23 or 2.2 percent, to $10.39. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 84 or 2.5 percent, to $32.93.
Oct 1- U.S. airlines and their trade group Airlines for America are in close contact with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on actions the U.S. government is taking to address Ebola health concerns, according to a spokesperson for JetBlue.
NEW YORK— Stocks are sliding in midday trading, putting the market on course for its third loss in a row. The Dow Jones industrial average slumped 164 points, or 1 percent, to 16,878 as of noon Eastern time Wednesday. American Airlines and Delta each fell 3 percent.
WASHINGTON, Oct 1- U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in August, hit by weaker private spending outside the housing sector and a pullback in public investments.
WASHINGTON, Oct 1- Please be advised the story "U.S. construction spending hits highest level in 5-1/ 2 years" is an out-of-date story and was published in error.
Construction spending dropped a seasonally adjusted 0.8 percent after a 1.2 percent increase in July, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.— Judge: Stockton, California, must follow bankruptcy laws, pay creditors and pension fund.
WASHINGTON— The Commerce Department reports on U.S. construction spending in August. The report will be issued at 10 a.m. EDT Wednesday. SMALL GAIN: The expectation is that construction spending rose a modest 0.3 percent in August, according to a survey of economists by data firm FactSet.
Fluor fell$. 58 or. 9 percent, to $66.79. Foster Wheeler fell$. 27 or. 8 percent, to $31.62. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $36.29.
Delta Air rose$. 15 or. 4 percent, to $36.15. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 09 or. 9 percent, to $10.62. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $33.77.