By JOE McDONALDAP Business Writer
BEIJING (AP) - The global aviation trade group nearly doubled its forecast of European airlines' losses this year to $1.1 billion and said Monday the worldwide industry will scrape by with wafer thin profit margins due to high fuel prices
By BRIAN BAKSTAssociated Press
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) - Republicans riding high from a string of breaks in their favor are increasingly optimistic about Mitt Romney's chances to claim the White House in November, even among conservatives who had qualms about making him the
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to show off new iPhone software, updated Mac computers and provide more details on future releases of Mac software when he kicks off the company's annual conference for software developers
By ANGELA CHARLTONAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - Leftist candidates led the first round of France's parliamentary elections Sunday, according to polling agencies and partial official results, in a vote that is crucial to President Francois Hollande's Socialist agenda
By Sadie Gennis,
Move over, Scarlett and Blake. Snooki is the latest celebrity to have nude photos of her released on the Internet.Photos of the Jersey Shore star in the buff surfaced Friday on The Daily Mail's website.
BEIJING (AP) - China's auto market revved to life in May despite the weakening economy, with vehicle sales jumping nearly 16 percent from a year earlier to 1.61 million units, industry figures showed Saturday.
Sales for May in the world's largest market
By ERIKA NIEDOWSKIAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The state of Rhode Island is working to determine how much it stands to lose in a $75 million loan guarantee deal for former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's video gaming company after its bankruptcy filing this week
By The Associated Press
Key developments in Facebook Inc.'s initial public offering of stock:
Feb. 1, 2012: Facebook announces IPO plans in a regulatory filing.
April 9: Facebook announces plans to buy Instagram, a photo-sharing social
By The Associated Press
COPPER PRESSED: Copper prices fell ahead of reports expected this weekend that could shed more light on China's economic slowdown. The price dropped 8.55 cents to finish at $3.285 per pound, the lowest since mid-December.
By SANDY SHOREAP Business Writer
The price of copper fell Friday ahead of reports expected this weekend that could shed more light on the extent of China's economic slowdown.
Copper for July delivery dropped 8.55 cents, or 2.5 percent, to finish at $3.285