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  • Southwest passengers wait in line to check-in for their flights at Denver International Airport on July 20, 2016.

    Shares of Southwest Airlines dropped Thursday despite hitting quarterly-record in profits.

  • Jean-Francois Lemay said Thursday that all passengers scheduled to fly on the July 18 flight from Glasgow to Toronto will be compensated pursuant to the applicable European regulations. European Union rules stipulate a passenger is entitled to 600 euros in the event a flight longer than 2,174 miles is canceled. Jean-Francois Perreault, 39, and Imran Zafar...

  • SEATTLE— The troubled project to replace an aging double-decker highway bridge hugging Seattle's waterfront with a tunnel faces up to $223 million in cost overruns, Washington transportation officials said Thursday. Those delays have increased the administration and oversight costs, made it more expensive to acquire right of ways to build the tunnel and...

  • OMAHA, Neb. _ Werner Enterprises Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $18.3 million. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 23 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $495.5 million.

  • A Boeing 787 Dreamliner

    Boeing announced it will take three charges totaling $2.05 billion as part of its second-quarter earnings. Its stock dropped in after-hours trading.

  • File photo of an airplane on the tarmac at Palm Beach International Airport.

    American Airlines reported fluid was leaking from the aircraft at the Palm Beach International Airport, according to WPBF 25 news.

  • *Dow snaps nine-day winning streak. July 21- Wall Street cooled off on Thursday as disappointing quarterly reports from tech stalwart Intel and from transportation companies stalled momentum in a U.S. corporate earnings season that has been better than feared. "You've got some weakness in that important group, and the broader market might be taking some cues...

  • PHOENIX _ Swift Transportation Co. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $42.9 million. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. Swift Transportation shares have increased 22 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK, July 21- Wall Street cooled off on Thursday as disappointing quarterly reports from tech stalwart Intel and from transportation companies stalled momentum in a U.S. corporate earnings season that has been better than feared.

  • MILAN, July 21- The United States will ship its first liquefied natural gas cargo through an expanded Panama Canal next week. A day later BP Plc's British Merchant will begin passing through the Panama Canal also carrying cargo from the United States to Manzanillo on Mexico's Pacific coast, Kpler LNG said. The Panama Canal Authority confirmed the Maran Gas...

  • *Dow set to snap nine-day winning streak. July 21- Wall Street cooled off on Thursday as disappointing results from tech stalwart Intel and from transportation companies stalled momentum in a U.S. corporate reporting season that has been better than feared. "You've got some weakness in that important group, and the broader market might be taking some cues from...

  • BISMARCK, N.D.— Fuel tax collections for North Dakota's Transportation Department are tanking with fewer vehicles on the road due to the state's economic slowdown, the agency's director said Thursday. North Dakota has a 23- cents- a-gallon tax on motor fuel, which has not been raised since 2005 and is a nickel less than the national average. Each penny of North...

  • After a year in development Facebook released footage of their internet-beaming solar powered aircraft.

    It's been almost one year since Facebook first announced it was building an airplane to beam internet access to remote locations. Recode reports.

  • COLOMBO, July 21- Sri Lanka's cash-strapped national airline is in talks to lease four of its Airbus A330 planes to Pakistan International Airlines Corp, a government minister said on Thursday, months after cancelling an order for four Airbus A350 aircraft. State-owned SriLankan Airlines aims to reduce its debt and is looking for an international partner to...

  • CHICAGO, July 21- Union Pacific Corp on Thursday posted a lower quarterly net profit that was hurt by slumping freight volumes- especially coal- and warned the strong U.S. dollar, soft global economy and weak consumer demand would weigh on the No. 1 U.S. railroad's business in the second half of 2016.. The railroad reported second-quarter net income of $980 million,...

  • CHICAGO, July 21- Full-year 2016 freight volumes at Union Pacific Corp could fall between 6 percent and 8 percent from 2015, driven by declining coal volumes, weak shale oil business and the strong U.S. dollar, the company's top executive said on Thursday. Chief Executive Lance Fritz told Reuters a "not very robust" showing by U.S. consumers would also hurt freight.

  • *Airlines slump as Lufthansa issues profit warning. LONDON, July 21- European stocks edged lower on Thursday, as a drop in the shares of major airlines offset gains in some banks, propped up by signals of support for the sector from the European Central Bank. Airline stocks fell amid fears some consumers may avoid travelling abroad for holidays after last week's...

  • WASHINGTON, July 21- The United States blacklisted eight people and seven companies on Thursday for supporting the Syrian government, assisting its weapons program, and helping those already on the U.S. sanctions list. The U.S. Treasury Department said its measures targeted, among others, a shipping company used by the Syrian Air Force and the firm's manager; a...

  • COLOMBO, July 21- Sri Lanka's cash-strapped national airline is in talks to lease four of its Airbus A330 planes to Pakistan International Airlines Corp, a government minister said on Thursday, months after cancelling an order for four Airbus A350 aircraft. "A team from the airline is in Pakistan for negotiations. We will lease one A330, latest next month, on wet...

  • Southwest Airlines Co. Boeing Co. 737 aircraft sit on the tarmac at John Wayne Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, California.

    Southwest warned passengers that there could be long lines at airports on Thursday.

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