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  • Final Glance: Airlines companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 16 or. 4 percent, to $37.84. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $11.08. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 13 or. 5 percent, to $28.84.

  • Report: Jet hit unlisted pole in fatal Ga. crash Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:24 PM ET

    National Transportation Safety Board investigators say the plane with Vein Guys medical practice employees aboard hit the unlighted pole at the Thomson-McDuffie County Airport near Augusta the night of Feb. 20, 2013.

  • Judge tosses lawsuit by NY ports' largest operator Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    The ruling rejected claims made in 2012 by Maher Terminals that the Port Authority charged excessive and discriminatory fees. Maher Terminals has operated at the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal for more than 60 years and leases a 445- acre terminal from the Port Authority that it uses to load and unload cargo containers.

  • Midday Glance: Airlines companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $37.76. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 04 or. 4 percent, to $11.02. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $28.81.

  • AP Top Financial News At 12:18 p.m. EDT Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    US economy grew at strong 4 percent rate in spring As Fed meets, key issues likely to stay unanswered The man responsible for Hilton's grand turnaround An early rally fades on the US stock market Small businesses see revenue gains, hire workers Small cars fare poorly in crash tests Toyota remains at top in sales after first half Lawyer sues GM on behalf of 658 plaintiffs GOP blocks tax hike on firms moving overseas Dubai, European airlines divert flights over Iraq

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:18 p.m. EDT Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    US economy grew at strong 4 percent rate in second quarter after sharp contraction in winter Fed widely expected to make sixth reduction in bond purchases at this week's meeting Hilton CEO Chris Nassetta talks about the future of room service, Wi-Fi and younger travelers US stocks turn lower, erasing an early gain; Genworth Financial, Goodyear Tire& Rubber sink Small businesses step up hiring pace as healthier economy boosts revenue Small cars fare poorly in new frontal crash tests, Mini Cooper Countryman gets top rating Toyota remains No. 1, at top in global vehicle sales after first 6 months, beating VW and GM Texas lawyer sues GM over ignition switch defects on behalf of 658 plaintiffs Republicans block Senate bill that would curb tax breaks for firms moving operations overseas Dubai, European airlines diverting flights that once flew over Iraq out of security fears

  • Ground Control to Major Tom: UK’s space-age future Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:55 AM ET

    Britons will travel to a spaceport in a driverless car where they could download pictures on 5G networks, according to government plans.

  • AP Top Financial News At Noon EDT Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:55 AM ET

    US economy grew at strong 4 percent rate in spring As Fed meets, key issues likely to stay unanswered The man responsible for Hilton's grand turnaround Small businesses see revenue gains, hire workers Small cars fare poorly in crash tests Toyota remains at top in sales after first half Lawyer sues GM on behalf of 658 plaintiffs GOP blocks tax hike on firms moving overseas Dubai, European airlines divert flights over Iraq Major markets little changed after economic news

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At Noon EDT Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:55 AM ET

    US economy grew at strong 4 percent rate in second quarter after sharp contraction in winter Fed widely expected to make sixth reduction in bond purchases at this week's meeting Hilton CEO Chris Nassetta talks about the future of room service, Wi-Fi and younger travelers Small businesses step up hiring pace as healthier economy boosts revenue Small cars fare poorly in new frontal crash tests, Mini Cooper Countryman gets top rating Toyota remains No. 1, at top in global vehicle sales after first 6 months, beating VW and GM Texas lawyer sues GM over ignition switch defects on behalf of 658 plaintiffs Republicans block Senate bill that would curb tax breaks for firms moving operations overseas Dubai, European airlines diverting flights that once flew over Iraq out of security fears Major markets little changed after report of stronger US growth; Twitter flies high

  • Dubai, European airlines divert flights over Iraq Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:54 AM ET

    BAGHDAD— European airlines and a Dubai- based carrier are rerouting flights over Iraqi airspace as a security precaution amid fears that militants with the Islamic State group have weapons capable of shooting down planes, despite Iraq saying its skies are safe.

  • July 30- Hess Corp said on Wednesday it would form a master limited partnership for its North Dakota oil and natural gas storage facilities and processing plants, taking advantage of a key financial trend in the energy sector to generate cash.

  • Hyundai recalls 883,000 cars due to cable defect Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    2013 Hyundai Sonata assembly line at the Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama plant in Montgomery, Alabama.

    Hyundai will recall 883,000 Sonatas due to a transmission-shift cable issue that could cause move unexpectedly.

  • Passenger dies on US Airways flight to Phoenix Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    PHOENIX— Authorities in Phoenix say a passenger has died on a US Airways flight to Phoenix from Honolulu after a suffering an unknown medical emergency. Sky Harbor spokeswoman Julie Rodriguez says the flight was US Airways 693. It left Honolulu on Tuesday night and arrived in Phoenix shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday.

  • Early Glance: Airlines companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $37.74. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 11 or. 9 percent, to $11.17. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 14 or. 5 percent, to $28.84.

  • Wiping clean the safety records of truck companies Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 7:12 AM ET
    The accident scene after Kelly Linhart was struck.

    Experts say "chameleon" trucking companies, which re-register with the government to clear prior issues, are more likely to be in severe crashes.

  • Technology that could save you from a truck wreck Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A Volvo truck equipped with safety technology.

    Truck companies are banking on the safety features of their vehicles as a selling point.

  • Britain to test driverless cars next year Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 6:57 AM ET

    LONDON— British officials says driverless cars will be tested on roads in as many as three cities in a trial program to begin in January. Transport Minister Claire Perry said driverless cars could transform Britain's road network and improve safety and traffic flow while reducing carbon emissions.

  • Thai junta sets plan for fast rail links to China Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 6:21 AM ET

    BANGKOK— Thailand's military government approved a massive budget to upgrade the country's railways including high-speed rail that would eventually link with China as part of an eight-year plan to improve infrastructure, officials said Wednesday.

  • A family lost: The risk of trucks on US roads Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    This photo shows the aftermath of the accident, including the burned out shell of a truck. The Lindner minivan was so crushed its wreckage cannot be seen.

    Fatal truck accidents happen nearly 11 times a day in the U.S. CNBC looks at the causes, who's to blame, and why it gets little attention.

  • Senate tires of patching highway programs Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— The Senate delivered an unexpectedly strong vote Tuesday in favor of taking action later this year to resolve the chronic funding problems that have bedeviled highway and transit programs, a sign that Congress may have reached the limit of its patience with short-term fixes.

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