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Delta, Carnival fall; Moderna, Clorox rise

Nov. 26, 2021 13:23 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Moderna, Inc., up $56.24 to $329.63. Stocks in companies that make vaccines against COVID-19 soared as a new variant emerged. Occidental Petroleum Corp., down...

Southwest: We won't put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave

Oct. 19, 2021 20:48 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines will let unvaccinated employees keep working past early December instead of putting them on unpaid leave if they apply for an exemption on medical or religious grounds. Federal contractors — including major U.S. airlines – face a...

Delta posts $1.2 billion Q3 profit, touts holiday bookings

Oct. 13, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

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 will lead to a “modest” loss in the fourth quarter. The airline also...

BlackRock; Vistra rise; JPMorgan Chase, Delta fall

Oct. 13, 2021 16:31 PM EDT

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Qualcomm Inc., up $2.09 to $125.04. The chipmaker's board of directors approved a $10 billion stock buyback plan. BlackRock Inc., up $31.62 to $867.81. ...

Southwest cancels hundreds more flights; passengers stranded

Oct. 11, 2021 21:23 PM EDT

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 the company of a botched response to what it said would have been a minor challenge for...

Stocks give up an early gain and end lower on Wall Street

Oct. 11, 2021 16:42 PM EDT

Stocks closed broadly lower after a day of choppy trading on Wall Street Monday as investors prepare for a busy week of corporate earnings and inflation updates. The major indexes made early gains, but slowly fizzled as the day progressed. The S&P 500 fell 30.15...

The Latest: Alaska activates emergency health protocols

Oct. 02, 2021 21:57 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska on Saturday activated emergency crisis protocols that allow 20 health care facilities to ration care if needed as the state recorded the nation’s worst COVID-19 diagnosis rates in the U.S. in recent days, straining its limited health care system. ...

American, other airlines will require employee vaccinations

Oct. 01, 2021 21:56 PM EDT

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are joining United Airlines in requiring employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, as the Biden administration steps up pressure on major U.S. carriers to require the shots. The airlines provide special flights, cargo...

The Latest: Maine CDC: Rural areas need more COVID testing

Sep. 30, 2021 17:03 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine — Maine’s rural areas need better access to COVID-19 testing, the head of the state’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention said. The percent positivity rate in some of Maine’s rural counties is much higher than it is in more densely populated...

United says some workers facing termination got vaccinated

Sep. 30, 2021 15:22 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines says the number of employees facing termination for refusing to get vaccinated against COVID-19 has dropped nearly by half, to 320, after more of its 67,000 U.S. workers provided evidence of vaccination. An airline spokeswoman said Thursday...