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Delta Air Lines posts a narrow Q1 profit and says travel demand remains strong despite flight scares

Apr. 10, 2024 17:37 PM EDT

Delta Air Lines eked out a narrow first-quarter profit and said Wednesday that demand for travel is strong heading into the summer vacation season, with travelers seemingly unfazed by recent incidents in the industry that ranged from a panel blowing off a jetliner in flight to a tire falling off...

Hexcel, WD-40 fall; Macy's, Roblox rise, Wednesday, 4/10/2024

Apr. 10, 2024 16:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes on Wednesday: Hexcel Corp., down $8.81 to $62.34. The maker of lightweight composite materials named a new CEO to replace Nick Stanage when he retires at the end of 2024. WD-40...

Delta: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

Apr. 10, 2024 06:38 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $37 million. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had profit of 6 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 45 cents per share. ...

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday, 4/9/2024

Apr. 09, 2024 16:23 PM EDT

Stocks meandered to a mixed close on Wall Street as traders made their final moves before several potentially market-moving reports later in the week. The S&P 500 edged up 0.1% Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was little changed, and the Nasdaq composite inched up 0.3%....

From Krispy Kreme to SunChips, more and more companies roll out total solar eclipse promotions

Apr. 03, 2024 15:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — More and more businesses are taking advantage of the total solar eclipse set to dim skies across North America on Monday. In the snacks department alone, Krispy Kreme is teaming up with Oreo to sell a limited doughnut-cookie creation. Sonic Drive-In is selling a...

Michelle Yeoh to join business and political leaders at Global Citizen NOW summit to fight poverty

Mar. 28, 2024 08:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar winner Michelle Yeoh, Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi, and Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg are among the diverse group of political, business and philanthropic leaders Global Citizen will convene in New York on May 1 and 2, the nonprofit announced on Thursday. ...

Federal officials want to know how airlines handle — and share — passengers' personal information

Mar. 21, 2024 16:45 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials said Thursday they will review how airlines protect personal information about their passengers and whether they are making money by sharing that information with other parties. The U.S. Department of Transportation said its review will focus on...

Southwest reaches a labor agreement with flight attendants, who voted down a previous deal last year

Mar. 20, 2024 11:16 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines has reached a tentative agreement on a new contract with union flight attendants, who have lagged behind pilots in winning pay raises from U.S. carriers. Details were not released Wednesday about the deal, covering about 20,000 attendants at the...

Businesses are ready for April's total solar eclipse with celestial-themed doughnuts and beer

Mar. 15, 2024 13:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Eclipse-themed beer. Jewelry and ornaments. And doughnuts that capture the sun's disappearing act with the help of buttercream frosting. With April 8's total solar eclipse right around the corner, businesses are ready for the celestial event that will dim skies...

Delta Airlines is hiking checked-baggage fees 17% following similar moves by United and American

Mar. 05, 2024 15:25 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In case you needed yet another incentive to cram all your travel items into a carry-on, Delta Airlines just boosted the cost of your first checked bag by 17%. The increase adds $5 to the previous, and not-exactly-insignificant, $30 fee for domestic flights. ...