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  • MADRID, Dec 14- On a street in central Madrid, Juan Jose Perucho points to where he is going to build one of the capital's tallest residential blocks after buying a site bigger than five football pitches from the state-owned metro network. Spain is building again after seven years of a crushing downturn in the construction sector with investment in...

  • LODZ, Poland, Dec 14- The European Union has given Poland more than 100 million euros to build at least three "ghost" airports in places where there are not enough passengers to keep them in business. Poland is not the only country in Europe to have built airports that struggle to attract flights. Poland received 615.7 million euros in EU support for airports between...

  • Final Glance: Construction companies Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies were down at the close of trading:. Fluor fell $1.47 or 2.5 percent, to $56.88. Quanta Services Inc. fell $1.46 or 5.2 percent, to $26.62.

  • Final Glance: Airlines companies Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 65 or 1.3 percent, to $47.68. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 48 or 3.1 percent, to $14.81. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 51 or 1.2 percent, to $41.41.

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Fluor fell $1.18 or 2.0 percent, to $57.17. Quanta Services Inc. fell $1.00 or 3.6 percent, to $27.08.

  • Midday Glance: Airlines companies Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 28 or. 6 percent, to $48.05. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 23 or 1.5 percent, to $15.06. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 40 or 1.0 percent, to $41.52.

  • LONDON, Dec 12- Flights to and from London were severely disrupted on Friday by a technical failure at England's main air traffic control centre that forced authorities to limit access to the country's airspace. Gatwick, another major London airport south of the capital, said flights were departing but with delays. As Heathrow is a major hub for international...

  • London hit by air traffic control computer failure Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    LONDON— The British government has demanded an investigation after a computer failure Friday at one of Britain's two air traffic control centers caused a major disruption of air traffic into and out of London. The congested airspace over the British capital was closed during the 35- minute shutdown, leading to severe delays and flight cancellations in...

  • Early Glance: Construction companies Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Fluor fell $1.10 or 1.9 percent, to $57.25. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 60 or 2.1 percent, to $27.48.

  • Early Glance: Airlines companies Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 40 or. 8 percent, to $48.73. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 10 or. 7 percent, to $15.19. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 20 or. 5 percent, to $41.72.

  • Thai flight returns after passenger scalds crew Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 4:39 AM ET

    BANGKOK— A Thai airline flight to China returned to Bangkok after a passenger assaulted a flight attendant by tossing hot water at her, the airline said Friday. It said colleagues gave her first aid while the pilot returned to Bangkok and asked the passenger and her entourage of three other people to disembark. In February, according to Thai and Chinese news...

  • MEXICO CITY, Dec 11- Mexico's finance minister bought a home from a government contractor who is at the center of a conflict-of-interest scandal embroiling President Enrique Pena Nieto and his administration, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Property records show that the minister, Luis Videgaray, bought the house at an exclusive golf resort...

  • MEXICO CITY, Dec 11- Mexico's finance minister bought a home from a government contractor who is at the center of a conflict-of-interest scandal embroiling President Enrique Pena Nieto and his administration, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Property records show that the minister, Luis Videgaray, bought the house at an exclusive golf resort...

  • Final Glance: Construction companies Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Fluor rose$. 40 or. 7 percent, to $58.35. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 21 or. 7 percent, to $28.08.

  • Italy to run F-35 fighter jet service center Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    MILAN— Italy's defense minister and the U.S. ambassador to Italy announced Thursday that an Italian site run by defense contractor Finmeccanica has been designated as the assembly site and maintenance center for all F-35 fighter jets based in Europe. The deal announced in Rome is a boost for Italy, which is suffering from double-digit unemployment and...

  • Southwest plans to begin flights to Belize Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:10 PM ET

    DALLAS— Southwest Airlines expects to begin flights to Belize City next year as it expands international service. Southwest said that it also plans to fly to four destinations in Mexico— Mexico City, Cancun, Puerto Vallarta and Los Cabos— and to San Jose, Costa Rica, from a new international concourse being built at Houston's Hobby Airport. Southwest has taken over...

  • Midday Glance: Airlines companies Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    Delta Air rose $2.11 or 4.6 percent, to $48.33. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 26 or 1.7 percent, to $15.41. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 58 or 1.4 percent, to $42.06.

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Fluor rose$. 74 or 1.3 percent, to $58.69. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 13 or. 5 percent, to $28.42.

  • Early Glance: Airlines companies Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    Delta Air rose $2.05 or 4.4 percent, to $48.27. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 22 or 1.5 percent, to $15.37. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 81 or 2.0 percent, to $42.29.

  • Early Glance: Construction companies Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Fluor rose $1.36 or 2.3 percent, to $59.31. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 43 or 1.5 percent, to $28.72.