WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's LOT airline said Wednesday its grounded Boeing 787 planes will resume flying on Saturday, four days earlier than planned.
The world's fleet of 50 Boeing 787s was grounded in January after batteries smoldered on two planes owned by two Japanese airlines.
By DIDI TANGAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - Chemistry student Jiang Wenying graduated three years ago and decided the job market was so tough she might as well go back to school for a graduate degree. Now she's finding it even worse, in what looks to be China's tightest market ever for job-
By GREG KELLERAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - The recession in Europe risks threatening the world's economic recovery, a leading international body warned Wednesday.
In its half-yearly update, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said that protracted economic weakness in
By BEN NUCKOLS and DAVID DISHNEAUAssociated Press
ROSEDALE, Md. (AP) - Train operator CSX Transportation on Wednesday pointed to a hazardous chemical in a rail car as the source of an explosion on a derailed train near Baltimore that sparked a fire, rattled homes and damaged buildings. A company
By JUERGEN BAETZ and RAF CASERTAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - The European Union moved away from its focus on tough austerity Wednesday when it gave France, Spain and four other member states more time to bring their budget deficits under control to support their economies.
Unveiling a series of
By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative political groups has little if anything to do with most everyday taxpayers, but some lawmakers are hoping attention to the budding scandal will swell public and political support for
By PAUL ELIAS and GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Ending an environmental investigation that lasted nearly a decade, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has pleaded guilty to improperly disposing of pesticides, fertilizer and other hazardous products and will pay a fine of $81.6 million.
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - America's working mothers are now the primary breadwinners in a record 40 percent of households with children - a milestone in the changing face of modern families, up from just 11 percent in 1960.
The findings by the Pew Research Center, released
By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - When an undercover agent posing as a new client sought to register at the currency transfer firm Liberty Reserve as "Joe Bogus" from "123 Fake Main Street" in "Completely Made Up City," no one at the company based in Costa Rica objected.
The same client
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - The price of oil fell below $95 a barrel Wednesday, parting ways with rising stock markets, as ample supplies keep buying appetite in check.
Benchmark oil for July delivery was down 54 cents to $94.47 per barrel at late afternoon Bangkok time in