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Cargo plane crash in Iran kills 15, leaves 1 survivor

Jan. 14, 2019 8:36 AM EST

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A decades-old Iranian Boeing 707 military cargo plane reportedly carrying meat from Kyrgyzstan crashed on Monday while trying to land west of Iran's capital, killing 15 people on board and leaving a sole survivor, authorities said. The crash of the jetliner marked just the latest...

Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Jan. 14, 2019 6:46 AM EST

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said Monday, in a possible boost to the investigation into why the 2-month-old plane nosedived at high velocity, killing 189 people. Ridwan...

Activision, Vail Resorts fall; General Motors, Embraer rise

Jan. 11, 2019 5:23 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: Activision Blizzard Inc., down $4.81 to $46.54 The video game publisher announced that its eight-year partnership with game developer Bungie was ending. General Motors Co., up $2.45 to $37.18 The automaker predicted strong results...

Bolton hires longtime adviser as deputy

Jan. 11, 2019 11:28 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House national security adviser John Bolton has selected a new deputy. Bolton announced Friday that Charles Kupperman, a longtime colleague dating back to the Reagan administration, would serve as President Donald Trump's new deputy national security adviser. Bolton says in a...

Industrials lead US stocks higher again; Macy's nosedives

Jan. 10, 2019 5:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A day of back-and-forth trading Thursday ended with the fifth gain in a row for U.S. stocks. Industrial companies like Boeing and General Electric rose while retailers fell as Macy's suffered its biggest loss of all time. Stocks struggled in the early going and the Dow Jones Industrial...

Airbus deliveries up, sales down after challenging year

Jan. 9, 2019 1:26 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — Airbus delivered more planes than ever to airlines around the world last year, but orders for new aircraft slumped. In a statement Wednesday, the company said it handed over 800 planes to customers in 2018. That was up from 718 a year earlier, and just behind the 806 delivered by rival Boeing...

Boeing tops Europe's Airbus in airliner deliveries

Jan. 9, 2019 12:41 PM EST

Boeing is keeping its title as the world's leading maker of airliners, a nose ahead of Airbus. Europe-based Airbus, which assembles some planes in the U.S., said Wednesday it delivered 800 commercial aircraft in 2018. That's six less than Boeing's record year, announced earlier this week. The Chicago company has...

Asian shares rally on hopes for China-US trade breakthrough

Jan. 9, 2019 12:06 AM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares extended gains in Asia on hopes for progress in resolving the tariffs battle between the U.S. and China as talks appeared to have been extended in Beijing. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index gained 1.3 percent to 20,472.79 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng jumped 2.5 percent to...

Japanese shares skid, Shanghai surges after Wall St sell-off

Jan. 3, 2019 11:36 PM EST

SINGAPORE (AP) — Japanese shares tumbled and Shanghai's benchmark surged Friday as Asian markets steadied following a technology-led sell-off on Wall Street. The Nikkei 225 index started its first trading day of 2019 by falling more than 3 percent. By midday, it was trading 2.8 percent lower at 19,465.36...

Trump gives new Pentagon chief a taste of his world view

Jan. 2, 2019 6:09 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — On his first working day in charge of the Pentagon, Pat Shanahan got a taste of President Donald Trump's scattershot way of looking at the world. As Shanahan sat to Trump's left at a Cabinet meeting at the White House, the president denounced U.S. allies as freeloaders, expressed disgust...