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American Airlines tries to catch up on flights

April 17, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Daija Walker, left, and Andrea Clarke sit next to their luggage at the Miami International Airport, Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in Miami, as they tried to get back home to Barbados. A computer system used to run many daily operations at American Airlines failed Tuesday, forcing the nation’s third-largest carrier to ground all flights across [&hellip...

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Gun control loses: No expanded background checks

April 17, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama arrives to participate in a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, April 17, 2013, in Washington, about measures to reduce gun violence. With tObama is former Rep. Gabby Giffords, left, and Mark Barden, the...

Asian stocks rebound on the heels of US rally

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 8, 2013, file photo, Trader Peter Costa, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York. The U.S. economy is recovering from the Great Recession but at a modest, uneven pace. Many scars remain visible,...

Nuke bill raises opposition from environmentalists

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 14, 2009, photo provided by Waste Control Specialists, canisters filled with uranium byproduct waste are placed into a burial pit at at Waste Control Specialists near Andrews, Texas. People living nearest to the site would be barred...

American cancels all US flights for several hours

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Sulien Brezzo, from France, waits in line to rebook her flight to New York at the Miami International Airport, Tuesday, April 16, 2013. She had already stood in line for two hours and still had a long wait until she got to the ticket counter. American...

China’s struggle to measure economy clouds outlook

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A worker labors at a factory making automobile wheels in Shaoxing city in east China’s Zhejiang province on Monday April, 15, 2013. China’s economic growth slowed unexpectedly in the first three months of the year, fueling concern about the...

Utah mine landslide 1 of largest in history

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This photo shows the Kennecott Utah Copper Bingham Canyon Mine after a landslide Thursday, April 11, 2013 in Bingham Canyon, Utah. Kennecott Utah Copper has suspended mining inside one of the world’s deepest open pits as geologists assess a landslide...

Yahoo’s ad slump overshadows 1Q earnings gain

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, file photo, Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo!, listens during the 43rd Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. Yahoo Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes. (AP...

It takes a spine to benefit from chiropractic care

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This 2012 photo provided by Dr. Rod Block shows Block working with an elephant, adjusting its pelvis at the Meadowbrook Animal Sanctuary and Haven in Perris, Calif. “You have to be very much in tune with the being of the animal you are working...

Stock market rebounds after worst day of the year

April 16, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Specialist Michael Pistillo, right, works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday, April 16, 2013. Stocks are sharply higher in early trading, a day after the market’s worst drop this year, as the government reported...