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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2020, file photo, a United Airlines airplane takes off over another United plane on the runway at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. United Airlines said Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, that it finished one of the worst years in its history by losing $1.9 billion in the last three months of 2020, and it predicted more of the same in the first quarter of this year. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

United Airlines shares lose altitude after weak 1Q forecast

Jan. 21, 2021 4:58 PM EST

United Airlines officials said Thursday that travel will recover from the pandemic, but they just don’t know when, and investors appeared to punish the airline for that doubt and a cautious outlook for early 2021. The comments came one day after United reported a $1.9 billion loss in the fourth quarter,...

TSA officers wear protective masks at a security screening area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Monday, May 18, 2020, in SeaTac, Wash. Airlines say they are stepping up security on flights to Washington before next week’s inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden. Delta, United and Alaska airlines said Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 they will bar passengers flying to Washington from putting guns in checked bags. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Most major US airlines ban guns in luggage for DC flights

Jan. 14, 2021 9:50 PM EST

Airlines and airports say they are stepping up security before next week's presidential inauguration, with Delta and other major airlines saying they will prohibit passengers flying to the Washington area from putting guns in checked bags. The moves follow the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol by supporters of...

FILE - In this May 14, 2020 file photo, several dozen mothballed Delta Air Lines jets are parked on a closed runway at Kansas City International Airport in Kansas City, Mo. Delta Air Lines is reporting a $755 million loss for the fourth quarter, which brings its loss for all of 2020 to more than $12 billion. And Delta gave a cautious outlook Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, for the first quarter of 2021, saying it expects to lose $10 million to $15 million a day in the next three months.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

A $12 billion loss for 2020, Delta is cautious in early 2021

Jan. 14, 2021 4:36 PM EST

Delta Air Lines closed the books on a disastrous 2020 with a comparatively small fourth-quarter loss, and executives expect a few more rocky months before — they hope — widespread coronavirus vaccinations and testing might salvage something of the upcoming summer travel season. Delta on Thursday...

Ethan Allen, Virgin Galactic rise; First Republic, Xcel fall

Jan. 14, 2021 4:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Thursday: First Republic Bank, down $3.21 to $158.04. The private banking and wealth management company reported surprisingly good fourth-quarter financial results. Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc., up $5.47 to $33.03. Ark Investment...

AstraZeneca, Delta rise; Pitney Bowes, AES fall

Dec. 30, 2020 4:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Acadia Healthcare Co., up $1.74 to $50.30. The behavioral healthcare services company will sell its U.K. business to Waterland Private Equity for about $1.35 billion. Pitney Bowes Inc., down 24 cents to $6.17. The mailing equipment and software company is adjusting prices to account for a...

Arcturus, Simon Property fall; Fulgent, Expedia rise

Dec. 29, 2020 4:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved sharply or traded heavily Tuesday: Fulgent Genetics Inc., up $4.05 to $50.80. The genetic testing company extended its COVID-19 partnership with the New York City Department of Education. Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc., down $50.06 to $42.36. Some early data from the...

Chef Proprieter Brenda Buenviaje smiles as she is interviewed at Brenda's French Soul Food in San Francisco, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020. In pre-pandemic days, Brenda's French Soul Food was always hopping, but everything came to a screeching halt on March 16, when San Francisco halted indoor dining to stop the spread of the coronavirus. It reopened for takeout and delivery, and Buenviaje is now shipping meals nationwide through a service called Goldbelly. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

From restaurants to retailers, virus transformed economies

Dec. 16, 2020 12:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It would be just a temporary precaution. When the viral pandemic erupted in March, employees of the small insurance firm Thimble fled their Manhattan offices. CEO Jay Bregman planned to call them back soon — as soon as New York was safe again. Within weeks, he'd changed his mind....

Chef Proprieter Brenda Buenviaje smiles as she is interviewed at Brenda's French Soul Food in San Francisco, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020. In pre-pandemic days, Brenda's French Soul Food was always hopping, but everything came to a screeching halt on March 16, when San Francisco halted indoor dining to stop the spread of the coronavirus. It reopened for takeout and delivery, and Buenviaje is now shipping meals nationwide through a service called Goldbelly. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

From restaurants to retailers, virus transformed economies

Dec. 16, 2020 12:42 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It would be just a temporary precaution. When the viral pandemic erupted in March, employees of the small insurance firm Thimble fled their Manhattan offices. CEO Jay Bregman planned to call them back when New York was safe again. Within weeks, he’d changed his mind, broke...

Handyman Louis Peters, 64, stands outside a polling place in Marietta, Ga, Monday, Dec. 14, 2020, the first day of Georgia's early voting period. Peters said he thinks a coronavirus stimulus package is long overdue. (AP Photo/Jeff Martin)

Democratic push on COVID-19 aid welcomed by some in Georgia

Dec. 16, 2020 1:36 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — As Congress bargains over more financial relief during the coronavirus pandemic, some of the hundreds of thousands of Georgians who are casting ballots for the Jan. 5 runoffs that will determine which party controls the U.S. Senate are calling for action. "I think the stimulus is...

Editorial Roundup: US

Dec. 9, 2020 6:52 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Dec. 8 The Washington Post on the years of “extraordinary science” that led up to the new COVID-19 vaccines: Much of the news about vaccines to combat the pandemic emphasizes speed: a “race” to approval,...