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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 3:56 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says that the number of counties declared federal disaster areas from Tropical Storm Harvey and its aftermath has increased to 18. Abbott said Sunday 12 counties have been added to...
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A pedestrian crosses a street inundated by floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 27, 2017 - 2:41 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 1:35 p.m. President Donald Trump met by teleconference Sunday with top administration officials as rescue workers continue to respond to rising flood waters from Hurricane Harvey. The White House says Trump, Vice...
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A pedestrian crosses a street inundated by floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 27, 2017 - 2:29 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Both major airports in Houston have been closed amid severe flooding blamed on Tropical Storm Harvey. A Houston Airport System statement at midday Sunday said George Bush Intercontinental Airport and Hobby...
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August 23, 2017 - 1:46 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's national airline on Wednesday reported a 17 percent drop in profit from last year but said it has risen to the challenge of increased competition. Air New Zealand announced an after-tax profit of 382 million New Zealand dollars ($276 million) for the...
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In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, Aeroflot flight attendant Yevgeniya Magurina is reflected in a mirror as she shows her uniform during an interview with the Associated Press in Lobnya, outside Moscow, Russia. The Moscow City Court is to due to rule in the case of two flight attendants who are suing Russia's flagship airline for taking them off the prestigious long-haul flights because of their looks. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
August 22, 2017 - 5:26 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A Moscow court postponed a hearing Tuesday in the case of a flight attendant who is suing Russia's flagship airline Aeroflot. She says she was taken off sought-after long-haul international flights because of her looks. Moscow City Court said that the hearing would now be held on Sept...
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In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, Aeroflot flight attendant Yevgeniya Magurina is reflected in a mirror as she shows her uniform during an interview with the Associated Press in Lobnya, outside Moscow, Russia. The Moscow City Court is to due to rule in the case of two flight attendants who are suing Russia's flagship airline for taking them off the prestigious long-haul flights because of their looks. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
August 22, 2017 - 4:48 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A Moscow court is due to rule in the case of a flight attendant who is suing Russia's flagship airline, Aeroflot. She says she was taken off sought-after long-haul international flights because of her looks. The Moscow City Court is expected to rule Tuesday on Yevgeniya Magurina's...
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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe attends the Southern African Development Community's leaders' conference in Pretoria, South Africa, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Zimbabwe's first lady is expected to make her first public appearance today since being accused of assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in South Africa. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
August 19, 2017 - 9:42 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on assault allegations against Zimbabwe's first lady (all times local): 3:40 p.m. South African authorities say an Air Zimbabwe flight was not allowed to take off from Johannesburg because it was not in compliance with civil aviation rules. The South African Civil...
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Cathay Pacific Chairman John Slosar attends a news conference as he announces the company result in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific is reporting another loss as fierce competition from rivals took a further toll. The airline said Wednesday that it lost 2.1 billion Hong Kong dollars ($262 million) in the first six months of the year, compared with a HK$353 million profit from the previous year.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
August 16, 2017 - 6:50 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific reported a loss in the first half of the year on Wednesday, blaming the severe toll from fierce competition. The airline said it lost 2.1 billion Hong Kong dollars ($262 million) in the six months to June, compared with a HK$353 million profit from...
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FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2016 file photo, a plane of the Air Berlin company flying above the town of Wustermark, Germany. Struggling German carrier Air Berlin says it's filing for bankruptcy after its main shareholder, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad, said it would make no more financing available. The Economy Ministry and Transport Ministry said Tuesday Aug. 15, 2017 in a statement that the airline would get a loan of 150 million euros ($177 million) so that it can continue flights for the time being. (Ralf Hirschberger/dpa via AP,file)
August 15, 2017 - 9:43 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's second largest airline, Air Berlin, is filing for bankruptcy protection after its main shareholder, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad, said it would make no more financing available following years of unsuccessful turnaround attempts. The loss-making airline, which carries some 80,000...
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FILE -In this Sept. 29, 2016 file photo shows an aircraft of the Air Berlin company on the runway of Dusseldorf airport in Germany. Struggling German carrier Air Berlin says it's filing for bankruptcy after its main shareholder, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad, said it would make no more financing available. The Economy Ministry and Transport Ministry said Tuesday Aug. 15, 2017 in a statement that the airline would get a loan of 150 million euros ($177 million) so that it can continue flights for the time being. (Bernd Thissen/dpa via AP,file)
August 15, 2017 - 8:13 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's second largest carrier, Air Berlin, is filing for bankruptcy protection after its main shareholder, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad, said it would make no more financing available. The loss-making airline said Tuesday that after Etihad pulled funding, it "came to the conclusion that...
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