After days of outrage over the handling of the Flight MH17 crash site in Ukraine, European ministers meet to discuss further sanctions against Russia.» Read More
WASHINGTON, July 21- U.S. Senate leaders were nearing an agreement to vote this week on a $10.9 billion transportation funding extension already passed by the House of Representatives, signaling a desire to minimize drama over road construction money this summer.
TORONTO, July 21- Canadian National Railway Co, the country's largest rail operator, reported a big jump in profit on Monday and bolstered its 2014 financial outlook, reflecting a swift recovery from last quarter's tough winter weather.
NBC News' Keir Simmons reports the victims' bodies from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 are en route to Dutch forensic examiners.
TSA fees were raised Monday from $2.50 per flight to $5.60, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau; and Dominic Chu discusses which fee-based companies could potentially make for a hot investment.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the financial struggles facing Malaysia Airlines amid negative headlines.
HARTFORD, Connecticut— Private jet sales are rising again, climbing out of a deep recession when the company plane was an easy target for spending cuts. The chief executive of General Dynamics Corp., maker of Gulfstream jets, says corporate customers are back and wealth creation is bringing out shoppers for private jets.
Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai flying to Ukraine to assist in investigation, believes plane had been shot down.
Malaysia now finds itself grappling with the horrific— and extremely unusual— loss of two of its airplanes, just four months apart. It will not affect Malaysia's name, but it will damage the airline's reputation, "said James Chin, political analyst at Monash University in Malaysia.
The journey of the 298 souls on board the ill-fated Flight MH17 was violently cut short at 30,000 feet above ground, victims of a war not their own. NBC reports.
Discussing warnings for flying over the Eastern Ukraine area, and whether airlines will have to be more cautious going forward about their flight paths, with David Fuscus, Xenophon Strategies, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
The European Aviation Safety Agency has warned all airlines to avoid the Eastern Ukraine airspace, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
FRANKFURT, July 18- The European Aviation Safety Agency urged airlines on Friday to avoid flying over eastern Ukraine following the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight in the region. EASA said in a statement its safety notice affected the Simferopol and Dnepropetrovsk regions of Ukraine.
Reports say there could have been 100 AIDS researchers and advocates on the Malaysia Airlines flight which was shot down in Ukraine, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the FBI and NTSB are sending investigators to Ukraine to help with the MH17 crash site probe.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau answers the question of why Flight MH17 was flying over Ukraine, which is currently a war zone.
Discussing what the U.S. can do to encourage Europe to press back on Russia President Vladimir Putin, with former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Thomas Pickering. He says the miscalculation of the MH17 tragedy suggests the separatists are not under Russian control in a serious way.
FedEx was indicted for shipping packages from illegal online pharmacies despite repeated warnings from U.S. drug enforcement officials.
*Qantas, Air Berlin among airlines to shift route ahead of crash. SYDNEY, July 18- Airlines including Qantas Airways and Air Berlin altered their flight paths months ago to avoid Ukrainian air space after fighting flared up in the region, raising questions about why others did not do the same.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 17- FedEx Corp was indicted on Thursday for shipping packages from illegal online pharmacies despite repeated warnings from U.S. drug enforcement officials, according to a court filing. FedEx allegedly gained at least $820 million from the conspiracy, the filing said, and could be fined up to twice that amount.