Transportation And Shipping

GOP states discover a tax hike they have to like: for roads

Apr 14, 2019

After passing waves of tax cuts in recent years, some Republican-dominated states decide it's time to make a big exception _ pushing for tax increases to fix roads that are crumbling from years of neglect

Southwest doesn't plan to use Boeing Max jets until August

Apr 12, 2019

Southwest is removing flights with the troubled Boeing 737 Max aircraft from its schedule through Aug. 5, a period that includes the peak of the airline's busy summer travel season

China seeks to reassure Europe at Croatia summit

Apr 12, 2019

China's prime minister has promised that his government will respect European standards and fair trade, seeking to allay concerns that it's flouting EU competition rules with huge investments on the continent

Off the Seychelles, a dive into a never-seen landscape

Apr 12, 2019

Off the Seychelles, a dive into a never-seen landscape as curious creatures look on

Chinese premier visits bridge construction in Croatia

Apr 11, 2019

Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang has visited a construction site in Croatia of a major European Union-funded bridge that is being built by a Chinese state-owned company

LA-bound flight returns to JFK because of wing damage

Apr 11, 2019

Authorities say a flight to Los Angeles returned to New York's Kennedy Airport shortly after takeoff because it had struck a sign and light on the runway

French plan to privatize Paris airports faces backlash

Apr 11, 2019

French opposition lawmakers from the right and left are combining efforts to try to block President Emmanuel Macron's plan to privatize Paris airports

China's spreading influence in Eastern Europe worries West

Apr 11, 2019

Construction of infrastructure such as power plants, mobile networks and bridges is booming throughout central and eastern Europe thanks to Chinese funding, which has the European Union scrambling to counter Beijing's influence

JetBlue to offer flights to London from NY and Boston

Apr 10, 2019

JetBlue plans to join bigger rivals in offering flights between the US and Europe, starting with London in 2021

Judge orders detention of former Peruvian president

Apr 10, 2019

A judge in Peru has ordered the 10-day detention of former President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski as part of a money laundering probe into his consulting work for the company at the heart of Latin America's biggest graft scandal

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