JetBlue to offer flights to London from NY and Boston

After mulling it over for a long time, JetBlue is taking a leap — across the pond, that is. JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes announced Wednesday that the airline plans to start flying to Lond...

Investigation begun after foreigner charged NT$400 for bag of fruit at Taipei night market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taipei City Government has launched an investigation after a foreigner was allegedly overcharged for fruit in the city's famous Shilin Night Market. After a well-kno...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--EUROPEAN ROUNDUP MADRID — Portugal, already in the Final Four of the inaugural UEFA Nations League, hosts relegated Poland on the final day of the...

UEFA charges Greek champion AEK for price gouging away fans

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — AEK Athens faces UEFA punishment for price gouging fans when Bayern Munich visited for a Champions League game in October. UEFA says its disciplinary panel w...

Maryland asks Supreme Court to uphold law on drug pricing

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a first-in-the-nation law against pharmaceutical price gouging. The ...

Venezuela merchants face arrest for defying Maduro's reforms

SANTA TERESA DEL TUY, Venezuela (AP) — Franklin David was arrested last week in this impoverished town outside Caracas for doing what his family says he has done almost every day for the past 25 years...

How Trump's big military parade evaporated into thin air

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lofty vision of big tanks, vintage aircraft and modern fighter jets swooping through the streets of Washington in a show of patriotic force crumbled Friday u...

The Latest: Trump cancels military parade, 'maybe next year'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's military parade (all times local): 8:10 a.m. President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for a mi...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 4, the 216th day of 2018. There are 149 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 4,...

For latest in orderliness, prisons look to computer tablets

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Allowing inmates to stare at computer tablet screens for hours each day may be just the ticket for creating calm, orderly cellblocks, prison officials say. But...

Oregon officials extend water alert for capital city

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The National Guard will hand out free water at 10 locations to residents who can't drink tap water in the Salem, Oregon, area contaminated by an algae bloom, and state law enforceme...

Russian authorities fine hotels for World Cup price-gouging

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian authorities in two cities say they have issued hundreds of fines after finding many hotels were illegally hiking prices for the World Cup. The Rospotrebnadzor c...

Anderlecht told to compensate Bayern fans for price gouging

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has ordered Anderlecht to compensate Bayern Munich fans in a Champions League price gouging case. UEFA says the Belgian club must pay back 30 euros ($37...

Cape Town's water restrictions bring creative responses

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — International illusionists are doing their part to save water in South Africa's drought-stricken city of Cape Town, where authorities say they might have to turn off most taps in A...

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___ Fed minutes show general support for 3rd rate hike this year WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials generally believe that it'll soon be time for another i...