For many Brazilians, election is picking 'lesser of evils'

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In the lead up to Brazil's elections, Peter Rooker struggled to find a presidential candidate he believed in out of a field of 13. He was sure of one thing, though: He would not ...

Ryanair under fire over racist incident on flight

LONDON (AP) — Ryanair has faced criticism after a video posted online apparently showed the airline's crew failing to take action to remove a passenger who launched a racist tirade against a fellow tr...

Toronto-to-Boston flight diverted to Albany, lands safely

COLONIE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a Canadian regional airline flight from Toronto to Boston has landed safely in Albany after reporting an air pressure problem in the cabin. The F...

Severe turbulence injures 15 on flight to Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine airline says fifteen passengers aboard a flight from Miami to Buenos Aires suffered minor injuries after their plane hit turbulence. Eight...

Cyprus airline Cobalt halts flights amid lack of investment

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus-based airline Cobalt Air says it has indefinitely suspended all of its operations amid a struggle to find investors. A senior executive from the airline...

PulteGroup, IBM and Fiat Chrysler fall while Netflix climbs

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: PulteGroup Inc., down 80 cents to $22.82 Homebuilders fell after the Commerce Departmen...

Lahiri measures field strength in airline reservations

The strength of field for the CIMB Classic was the same as it was last year, with one exception that Anirban Lahiri nearly found out the hard way. Lahiri had gone to Malaysia the pre...

Alitalia relaunch to include 15-percent state ownership

MILAN (AP) — Italian Deputy Premier Luigi Di Maio says that the struggling Alitalia airline will be relaunched with the state railway company as a strategic partner. Di Maio told the...

CVS and Bank of America fall while Delta Air Lines climbs

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday: Square Inc., down $8.42 to $69.03 The mobile payments services company said Chief Financ...

Markets Right Now: US stocks open with modest losses

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening modestly lower on Wall Street following volatile tra...

On the Money: AmEx Gold Card gets bigger perks, higher fee

NEW YORK (AP) — The middle child of American Express' suite of charge cards, the Gold Card, is getting a major upgrade this fall, but its bigger perks are going to come with a higher fee. ...

US teen flies for record: youngest solo round-the-world

A Louisiana teenager flew for 10½ hours through a sandstorm over Saudi Arabia, got stuck in the Philippines by typhoons, and set three youth aviation records. Flying entirely by inst...

How to see the world in your 20s without racking up debt

It's a dilemma many 20-somethings face: You badly want to travel the world. But if your bank account could talk, it would say, "Are you kidding?" When you're just starting out, even ...

VietJet to offer deep discounts, free flights from Taiwan to Vietnam Oct. 10-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Low-cost Vietnamese air carrier VietJet has announced today that it will offer 700,000 heavily discounted and free tickets for flights from Taiwan to Vietnam, as well as m...

EgyptAir seeks to shift blame for Drew Barrymore interview

CAIRO (AP) — EgyptAir is trying to shift the blame to a local advertising agency for a bizarre article in its in-flight magazine purportedly based on an interview with actress Drew Barrymore. ...