By By DAVID KOENIGAP Airlines Writer
DALLAS (AP) - American Airlines CEO Thomas Horton suggests that his management team has earned the right to keep leading the company even if it merges with US Airways.
The approval of a new labor contract by pilots last week was the last major hurdle
By By DEEPTI HAJELAAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A man walking down a street outside a school near Central Park was shot in the back of the head on Monday and lay mortally wounded in a pool of blood as his killer escaped with a getaway driver, police said.
The shooting occurred around 2 p.m
By By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government said Monday that it is selling its remaining shares of American International Group stock, moving to close the books on the government's biggest bailout during the 2008 financial crisis.
Treasury said it had
By By JONATHAN J. COOPERAssociated Press
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Athletic footwear and apparel giant Nike Inc. plans to expand its operations in Oregon and hire hundreds of workers but wants the government to promise that tax rules won't change, prompting a special session of the Legislature.
By By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Biotech pioneer Amgen Inc., in a bid for a big edge in using people's genetic information to find better ways to attack diseases, is buying human genetics research and analytics leader deCODE Genetics for $415 million.
By By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Ford will update software on 2013 Escapes and Fusions to stop their engines from overheating, a problem that has caused a small number of fires.
Reports of nine fires prompted the automaker to recall more than 89,000 of the SUVS and midsize
By By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Phone company Verizon Communications Inc. on Monday said it has transferred $7.5 billion in pension obligations to Prudential Insurance after a retiree association failed to convince a court to stop the move.
Members of the Association of
By By MIKE BAKERAssociated Press
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Utah investigators handling the case of missing mother Susan Powell examined her father-in-law's cell phone, calendar and emails earlier this year - more than two years after she disappeared.
Records obtained by The Associated Press
By By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - When he was first told in 2008 about Bernard Madoff's epic Ponzi scheme, attorney David Sheehan had a response that now sounds inconceivable.
"Who," he wondered, "is Bernie Madoff?"
Four years after Madoff's arrest, Sheehan has been
By By LYNN DeBRUINAP Sports Writer
LOGAN, Utah (AP) - Gary Andersen probably could be settling into a new job right now at a more prominent Division I program, making bigger bucks with more highly touted recruits.
Instead, the coach of the 18th-ranked Utah State Aggies is gearing up to play