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  • Fiat Chrysler CEO: Don't buy our 500e electric car Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    The Fiat 500e electric car

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a request for potential buyers of the automaker's Fiat 500 e electric car: Don't buy it.

  • May 21- Airlines should disclose fees for checked baggage, carry-on items and other à la carte services to make it easier for travelers to discern the true cost of a ticket, the U.S. Department of Transportation said on Wednesday.

  • U.S. government seeks greater disclosure of airline fees Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 9:50 AM ET

    May 21- U.S. airlines should disclose fees for checked baggage and other basic services to make it easier for travelers to discern the true cost of a ticket, the U.S. Transportation Department said on Wednesday. The agency proposed rules requiring U.S. carriers to specify the costs for those extra charges at all points of sale, including online purchases.

  • *Demand on Europe/ Asia route surprising- CEO. COPENHAGEN, May 21- Profit at A.P. Moller-Maersk's container shipping business, a bellwether for global trade, more than doubled in the first quarter as demand on the world's busiest route between Asia and Europe picked up and it cut costs.

  • *A.P. Moller-Maersk raises 2014 outlook after Q1. COPENHAGEN, May 21- Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk reported first-quarter net profit above forecasts due to a doubling of profit at container shipping business Maersk Line and raised its outlook for the underlying result in 2014..

  • Maersk expects P3 to start operations later than expected Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    COPENHAGEN, May 21- Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Wednesday it expected the so-called P3 container shipping alliance to start operations in autumn and not in the second quarter as previously expected.

  • Red faces as France orders 2,000 wrong trains Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:28 AM ET

    France's national rail company said on Tuesday it had ordered 2,000 trains that are too wide for many station platforms, entailing costly repairs.

  • SEATTLE, May 20- Flight attendants at Virgin America airlines are seeking a vote on whether to unionize, according to an official at the Transport Workers Union, in a move that could pave the way for organized labor's latest victory in the airline industry.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 20- When Jonathan Lyens ordered a car on Uber's mobile app, the driver took one look at his service animal and considered taking off. San Francisco regulators and the National Federation of the Blind are looking into claims that drivers for the rides-on-demand service have refused to ferry people with service animals.

  • WASHINGTON, May 20- Deutsche Lufthansa AG is recovering from a pilot strike in April and views competition from state-owned carriers as one of its biggest challenges, its new chief executive told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday.

  • SEATTLE, May 20- Flight attendants at Virgin America airlines are seeking a vote on whether to unionize, according to an official at the Transport Workers Union, in a move that could pave the way for organized labor's latest victory in the airline industry.

  • NYC Taxi Commission official hails Uber job Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 2:01 PM ET
    Ashwini Chhabra

    Ashwini Chhabra of the Taxi and Limousine Commission takes a job with the taxi-hailing app as the technology grows in New York.

  • LONDON, May 20- Global miners and commodity traders are using multiple strategies to lock in favorable rates for shipping costs, anticipating a freight market recovery after years of turmoil.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, May 19- Shares in Malaysian Airlines logged a second day of sharp declines to hit a record low on Monday, raising pressure on the state-run carrier to come up with a plan to restore investor confidence after missing flight MH370 and widening losses.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, May 19- Shares in Malaysian Airline System Bhd logged a second day of sharp declines to hit a record low on Monday, after the carrier posted big quarterly losses due to the disappearance of flight MH370 and the prime minister was quoted as not ruling out bankruptcy as an option for the carrier.

  • WASHINGTON, May 18- General Motors' legal department is the focus of an internal inquiry into how the company handled a vehicle safety defect linked to 13 deaths, the New York Times reported, citing two people with knowledge of the inquiry.

  • May 15- Last summer, Mark Wilson waited in a Rome airline terminal for a connecting flight to London on his way home to New York. By the time he arrived in London four hours late, the final New York- bound flight had departed. He was also due a $550 cash penalty by European Union law but says he never knew about the rule.

  • BEIJING, May 16- China Southern Airlines Co Ltd on Friday said it has ordered 80 aircraft from Airbus Group NV worth at least $7.3 billion. China Southern will also sell 6 Embraer SA E145 jets and components to Airbus before year-end, reducing capacity by 0.02 percent, the Guangzhou- based carrier said in a statement on its website.

  • BEIJING, May 16- China Southern Airlines Co Ltd on Friday said it has ordered 80 aircraft from Airbus Group NV worth at least $7.3 billion. China Southern will also sell 6 Embraer SA E145 jets and components to Airbus before year-end, reducing capacity by 0.02 percent, the Guangzhou- based carrier said in a statement on its website.

  • Ignition switches, parking fails: Recalled cars Friday, 16 May 2014 | 2:09 PM ET
    1980 Ford Thunderbird

    Since 1969, millions of cars have been recalled after being deemed threats. CNBC.com takes a look at these cars, from the 1971 Pinto to this year's growing list of recalls.

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