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  • Empty ATMs, rail strikes – Greece? No, Germany Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 10:41 AM ET
    A customer uses an automated teller machine (ATM) outside a Deutsche Bank AG branch in Munich

    Industrial action across Europe's economic powerhouse has caused travel chaos and industrial action has left ATMs empty in Berlin.

  • UPDATE 1-Airbus aircraft orders surged in April Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET

    PARIS, May 7- Airbus appeared to take the lead in the order race with Boeing last month, leapfrogging its rival with confirmation of a major Latin American order as Boeing prepared to issue its own final data for the first four months of 2015.. After cancellations, net orders totalled 209 aircraft, Airbus said on Thursday. Colombian carrier Avianca this week firmed...

  • DUBAI, May 7- Emirates, Dubai's flagship airline, reported a 40 percent jump in annual net profit on Thursday, aided by savings from lower oil prices. The airline, one of the world's largest carriers of international passengers, posted a profit of 4.6 billion dirhams for the financial year to March 31, chairman and chief executive Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al-Maktoum...

  • DUBAI, May 7- Emirates, Dubai's flagship airline, reported a 40 percent jump in annual net profit on Thursday, aided by savings from lower oil prices. The airline, one of the world's largest carriers of international passengers, posted a profit of 4.6 billion dirhams for the financial year to March 31, chairman and chief executive Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al-Maktoum...

  • North Dakota town evacuated after oil train derails Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 11:13 AM ET
    A BNSF oil train derailed near Heimdal, N.D., on May 6, 2015.

    A North Dakota town was evacuated after an BNSF oil train derailed.

  • This pizza giant to test Uber-like delivery system Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 10:40 AM ET
    Pizza Hut to unveil new Uber like app.

    Fast-food delivery drivers will become more closely watched when Pizza Hut rolls out a delivery test at 75 locations, USA Today reports.

  • Germanwings co-pilot rehearsed crash: Report Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | 9:36 AM ET
    In this handout image supplied by the Ministere de l'Interieur (French Interior Ministry), search and rescue teams attend to the crash site of the Germanwings Airbus in the French Alps on March 25, 2015 near Seyne, France.

    The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately downing his plane appears to have rehearsed the tragedy, NBC News reports.

  • LAS VEGAS, May 6- Daimler has been granted a licence by the U.S. state of Nevada to test self-driving trucks on public roads, as the United States and Europe race to establish a regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles. While companies such as Google have dominated the headlines with advances in driverless cars, Daimler board member Wolfgang Bernhard told...

  • May 5- Southwest Airlines Co said Tuesday that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Transport Workers Union 550, the union that represents its 250 dispatchers who help oversee flight operations. The tentative deal provides "adjusted wage-scale increases" and would extend the dispatchers' contract for four years, the company said in a statement.

  • LAS VEGAS, May 5- Nevada has given Daimler AG, the world's biggest truck maker, the go-ahead to test its self-driving heavy freight truck for the first time on the open road in ordinary traffic, the two sides announced on Tuesday. "Today is history," Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval, a Republican, said before posing with Daimler board member Wolfgang Bernhard with a red...

  • May 5- JetBlue Airways Corp and Amazon.com Inc have agreed to stream television, movies and music from the Internet retailer in-flight, broadening travelers' entertainment options, the companies said Tuesday. The service will be available on a majority of JetBlue's aircraft this year via the airline's free Wifi, so passengers can use their laptops and mobile...

  • Despite oil, bullish about summer: Spirit CEO Monday, 4 May 2015 | 5:41 PM ET
    Ben Baldanza, CEO of Spirit Airlines

    Oil prices are edging up, but Spirit Airlines can weather those higher costs better than most airlines, CEO Ben Baldanza said.

  • Average new car prices up about 3%—here's why Monday, 4 May 2015 | 2:43 PM ET
    2015 Chevrolet Suburban Texas Edition

    The average price of a new car or truck sold in the U.S. in April was 2.6% higher than in the month a year ago, USA Today reports.

  • BERLIN, May 4- European aviation safety regulators introduced new training requirements on Monday to help prevent accidents by pilots losing control of planes in-flight, such as during a stall or in bad weather. In one such accident, an Air France jet flying between Rio de Janeiro and Paris plunged into the Atlantic Ocean during a storm in June, 2009, killing all...

  • Working for Buffett is like 'marriage': BNSF chief Saturday, 2 May 2015 | 11:04 AM ET
    Matthew 'Matt' Rose, chairman and chief executive officer of Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC (BNSF).

    BNSF is currently the largest entity in Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio. Is there a lot of pressure when you report to Warren Buffett?

  • California port truckers end strike after four days Friday, 1 May 2015 | 5:36 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, May 1- Southern California port truckers seeking recognition as employees rather than contractors ended a strike of freight-hauling companies on Friday after four days of picketing that drew attention to their cause but did little to disrupt cargo shipments. Several hundred drivers, backed by the Teamsters union, struck four trucking firms...

  • MONTREAL, May 1- A United Nations civil aviation-led panel on Friday called for improved, fire-resistant packaging to ship lithium batteries, which pilots and plane makers say pose a fire risk. The International Civil Aviation Organization's dangerous goods panel agreed this week to set up a group of experts to develop safer packaging for the transport of...

  • Latest 'fix' for California drought: Water by rail Friday, 1 May 2015 | 11:55 AM ET
    Railroad tanker cars

    Experts say the East Coast's plentiful water could cost cents per gallon to Californians and provide a stable, potable water supply.

  • US, Canada release tougher oil-train safety measures Friday, 1 May 2015 | 11:11 AM ET
    Employees fill a tank cars with oil at the Musket Windsor Crude Terminal in Windsor, Colorado, in April.

    The U.S. and Canada rolled out new oil railcar standards that introduce more stringent speed limits and enhanced braking for tank cars.

  • BNSF poised to turn around 'crummy' year: Exec Friday, 1 May 2015 | 8:54 AM ET
    BNSF railway locomotive

    Railway BNSF has put the investment in place to make up for a rough service year, Executive Chairman Matthew Rose tells CNBC.

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