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  • The vote affects about 14,500 agents who work at both American and US Airways.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL/ WASHINGTON, Sept 16- NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated "space taxis" to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, ending U.S. dependence on Russia for rides, officials said on Tuesday.

  • FedEx units to raise shipping rates from January Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    Sept 16- FedEx Corp, the world's No.2 package delivery company, said it would increase shipping rates for its express, ground and freight services, effective Jan. 5, 2015. The rate change applies to FedEx freight shipments within the United States, Canada and Mexico as well as between the U.S. and Canada and between the U.S. and Mexico, FedEx said.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL/ WASHINGTON, Sept 16- NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated "space taxis" to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, ending U.S. dependence on Russia for rides, U.S.

  • American Airlines agents approve union Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 2:59 PM ET

    DALLAS— Customer-service agents at American Airlines voted overwhelmingly for union representation, reversing a narrow defeat for organized labor less than two years ago. The results affect about 14,000 employees of American and US Airways at airports and reservations centers plus home-based reservations agents.

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Foster Wheeler fell$. 21 or. 7 percent, to $31.21. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 22 or. 6 percent, to $36.76.

  • Midday Glance: Airlines companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $39.24. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 10 or. 9 percent, to $11.36. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 48 or 1.4 percent, to $34.34.

  • NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 12:23 PM ET

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida— NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. On Tuesday, the space agency picked Boeing and SpaceX to transport astronauts to the International Space Station in the next few years.

  • Early Glance: Airlines companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 26 or. 7 percent, to $38.94. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 07 or. 6 percent, to $11.19. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 15 or. 4 percent, to $34.01.

  • Early Glance: Construction companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Foster Wheeler fell$. 23 or. 7 percent, to $31.18. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $36.60.

  • Airbus says in final stages of A320neo ground tests Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 9:54 AM ET

    PARIS, Sept 16- Airbus is conducting the final stage of ground trials as it edges towards the keenly-awaited first flight of its revamped A320neo aircraft, the planemaker said on Tuesday. Airbus is sticking to its target for a first flight in the third quarter, or by the end of September, the spokesman said.

  • Jury gives woman $15.8M in construction zone crash Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    PITTSBURGH— A Connecticut construction company should pay a western Pennsylvania woman $15.8 million for injuries she suffered in a work zone crash a day before her daughter's wedding five years ago, a western Pennsylvania jury ruled.

  • *Europe airlines squeezed by budget rivals, Gulf carriers. "We're continuing to negotiate, we have made proposals, we have heard the concerns of pilots who imagined that Transavia France could suddenly replace all of Air France across France," Air France Chief Executive Frederic Gagey told Europe 1 radio.

  • CARACAS, Sept 16- Buses across jungle borders, boats through Caribbean waters and private flights from small airfields have become a new norm for departing Venezuela as a multi-billion dollar pay dispute turns the country into something of a' no-fly' zone.

  • Final Glance: Airlines companies Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 49 or 1.2 percent, to $39.20. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 93 or 7.6 percent, to $11.26. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 01 or percent, to $33.86.

  • Final Glance: Construction companies Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    Fluor fell$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $69.75. Foster Wheeler fell$. 18 or. 6 percent, to $31.41. Quanta Services Inc. unchanged at $36.54.

  • United offers up to $100K if workers leave Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 4:49 PM ET

    DALLAS— United Airlines reached a deal with the flight attendants' union to offer up to $100,000 in severance for workers who leave the company. The company, formed by a 2010 merger, has seen growth on what used to be Continental Airlines, which hired 485 flight attendants last year.

  • Midday Glance: Airlines companies Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 13 or. 3 percent, to $39.56. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 80 or 6.5 percent, to $11.40. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 32 or 1.0 percent, to $34.19.

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Foster Wheeler fell$. 15 or. 5 percent, to $31.44. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $36.50.

  • Vermont rail upgrade grant rejected by feds Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:11 AM ET

    MONTPELIER, Vt.— A Vermont Transportation Agency official said Monday he was disappointed the state didn't get a federal grant that would have helped complete an upgrade to the rail system between Rutland and Burlington, but officials remain committed to restoring passenger rail service to the route.