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Nor'easter has New England bracing for floods, power outages

BOSTON (AP) — A nor’easter barreled up the U.S. coast Tuesday, and forecasters warned it could bring flooding, hurricane-force wind gusts and widespread power outages to New England. ...

Regional airline SkyWest cancels hundreds of flights

SkyWest Airlines, which operates many flights for the nation’s biggest airlines, canceled about 1,000 flights Thursday and Friday because of what it called an internal technical issue. ...

American, Southwest post Q3 profits with help from taxpayers

DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines and Southwest Airlines posted third-quarter profits thanks to federal pandemic aid – smaller Alaska Airlines turned the trick even without money from taxpayers – and th...

American Airlines posts $169 million profit on taxpayer help

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines is reporting a third-quarter profit of $169 million after collecting nearly $1 billion in federal pandemic aid, and it expects big crowds and more flights du...

Strong winds blow out power, disrupt trains in parts of Western Europe

Some 250,000 French homes were without electricity on Thursday after powerful overnight winds barreled across France, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The year's first violent autumn storm ...

Bahrain GP kicks off 23-race F1 season in 2022; Canada back

PARIS (AP) — Next year's Formula One season will feature 23 races and open in Bahrain rather than its traditional start in Australia, with Singapore and Canada returning after two straight cancellatio...

Unsupported ‘sickout’ claims take flight amid Southwest woes

DALLAS (AP) — When Southwest Airlines canceled more than 2,000 flights over the weekend, citing bad weather and air traffic control issues, unsupported claims blaming vaccine mandates began taking off...

Delta posts $1.2 billion Q3 profit, touts holiday bookings

Delta Air Lines posted a $1.2 billion profit for the third quarter on Wednesday, helped by the latest installment of federal pandemic aid for the airline industry, but warned that rising fuel prices w...

Southwest limits canceled flights after 3 tumultuous days

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines flights appeared to be running closer to normal on Tuesday after the airline canceled nearly 2,400 flights over the previous three days. By midday Tu...

Southwest cancels hundreds more flights; passengers stranded

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines canceled more than 350 flights Monday following a weekend of major disruptions that it blamed on bad weather and air traffic control issues. The pilots union accused t...

Business Highlights: Merck pill, Amazon remote work

___ Merck asks US FDA to authorize promising anti-COVID pill WASHINGTON (AP) — Drugmaker Merck has asked U.S. regulators to authorize its promising antiviral pill a...

Stocks turn mixed as Wall Street prepares for earnings

Stocks turned mixed in afternoon trading on Wall Street Monday as communications firms slipped and tempered gains from technology companies. The S&P 500 fell 0.1% as of 1:05 p.m....

Southwest Airlines cancels more than 1,000 Sunday flights

NEW YORK (AP) — Southwest Airlines canceled hundreds of flights over the weekend, blaming the woes on air traffic control issues and weather. The airline canceled more than 1,000 fli...

Marquez looking for old MotoGP magic at American Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Marc Marquez would love to find some of his old magic in America. He's on just the right track to do it. The Repsol Honda rider and six-time MotoGP champion has ...

EU: Airlines agree to quickly refund canceled flights

Several airline companies agreed on Wednesday to reimburse passengers in Europe for canceled flights within seven days, the European Commission said. The announcement follows talks between the Commis...