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  • Airlines cancel flights as cold hobbles operations Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 8:58 AM ET
    An information board showing canceled flights at JFK on Jan. 6, 2014.

    Airlines canceled more than 4,400 flights on Monday as extreme cold in the Midwest and Northeast froze fuel lines.

  • Boeing said on Monday that unidentified airlines had placed orders for 164 similar aircraft as it reported its final tally for 2013.. Industry sources said at least part of the SpiceJet order is included in this list and is therefore already part of Boeing's backlog of unfilled orders. A spokeswoman for Boeing declined to comment.

  • JetBlue Airways took the most drastic step of any airline by suspending all flights at New York and Boston airports on Monday, with plans to gradually resume them on Tuesday. The brunt of the 4,400 cancelations was felt in areas such as Chicago, Minneapolis and Cleveland, according to the FlightAware.com tracking service.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 6- Google Inc and other big technology companies that rely on private commuter buses to ferry workers around will now pay the city of San Francisco fees to use city bus stops, the city announced at a news conference on Monday.

  • Singapore Airlines A380 makes emergency landing Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 6:06 PM ET

    Singapore Airlines Ltd said an Airbus A380 flying from London to Singapore made an emergency landing in Azerbaijan due to cabin depressurisation.

  • CHICAGO/ CLEVELAND, Ohio, Jan 6- A blast of Arctic air gripped the vast middle of the United States on Monday, bringing the coldest temperatures felt in two decades, causing at least four deaths, forcing businesses and schools to close and canceling thousands of flights.

  • Jan 6- JetBlue Airways said it planned to suspend flights at New York and Boston airports later on Monday, and gradually resume them on Tuesday, as extreme cold hobbled airline operations in the U.S. The brunt of the impact was felt in areas such as Chicago, Minneapolis and Cleveland.

  • CHICAGO/ CLEVELAND, Ohio, Jan 6- A blast of Arctic air gripped the vast middle of the United States on Monday, with the coldest temperatures in two decades threatening lives, forcing businesses and schools to close and canceling thousands of flights.

  • Jan 6- JetBlue Airways said it planned to suspend flights at New York and Boston airports later on Monday, with plans to gradually resume flights on Tuesday, as its operations recover from storm effects.

  • *Deal for $335 mln, or $9/ shr- a premium of 8 pct. Jan 6- XPO Logistics Inc said it would buy Pacer International Inc for $335 million, bolstering its intermodal shipping business to take advantage of the booming trade between the United States and Mexico, sending its shares up 10 percent before the bell.

  • *Boeing purchase for 737-800 jets, $724 million cost. ALGIERS, Jan 6- Algeria's national carrier Air Algerie signed deals on Monday to buy three 250- seat Airbus passenger jets and eight 150- seat jets from Boeing, company officials said.

  • Jan 6- XPO Logistics Inc said it would buy Pacer International Inc for $335 million to become the third-largest North American provider of intermodal services, one of the fastest-growing areas of transportation logistics. Pacer shareholders will receive $6 in cash and $3 in XPO stock for each share they hold, XPO said on Monday.

  • OSLO, Jan 5- The Chief Executive of budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle, Bjoern Kjos, plans to meet Boeing management in the United States next week to discuss problems with its Dreamliner planes, Norwegian media reported on Sunday.

  • After crash, N.D. Republican asks to slow oil boom Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 6:14 PM ET
    A floor hand for Raven Drilling, helps line up a pipe while drilling for oil in the Bakken shale formation outside Watford City, North Dakota.

    A prominent North Dakota Republican has called for a slowdown in the state's oil production boom following a train crash Monday.

  • Thousands of flights canceled due to snowstorm Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 10:41 AM ET
    A Frontier airplane waits for passengers at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014.

    Near-blizzard conditions and record cold snarled air travel up and down the East Coast, causing thousands of flight delays and cancellations.

  • Boeing machinists voting on contract tied to 777X Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 7:13 AM ET

    If the workers accept, Boeing would build its new 777X jetliner and wings in the Seattle area, where it has built aircraft for more than 90 years.

  • Brash Uber stalks new markets to ride higher Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 2:19 PM ET
    Travis Kalanick, co-founder and CEO of Uber, talks during a session of LeWeb 2013 event near Paris on Dec.10, 2013.

    Uber may be the brash darling of Silicon Valley, but it will take more than a popular smartphone app and free publicity to take this start-up further.

  • Bakken oil safety warning issued by federal govt Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    The federal government issued a safety alert that crude oil being transported from the Bakken region may be more flammable than traditional heavy crude.

  • UPDATE 1-BNSF Railway reopens tracks after train crash Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    BNSF, owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, had been rerouting trains while the tracks were closed since Monday. Some oil trains were being routed through Sheridan, Wyoming, while some coal and merchandise trains were rerouted from Aberdeen, South Dakota, to Laurel, Montana.

  • Train collision forces N. Dakota town evacuation Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 12:28 AM ET
    A train is derailed west of Casselton, North Dakota

    Two trains collided near Casselton, ND, on Monday afternoon and about 10 train cars were still engulfed in flames, a local sheriff said on Monday.

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