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Alaska governor joins Florida in legal battle over cruise no sail order

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Coastal communities hit hard by the no sail order are calling on the federal government to resume sailings immediately.
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US aid lifts Southwest to Q1 profit, American loses $1.25B

3 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

With a strong push from taxpayers, Southwest Airlines is the first major U.S. airline to report a profit since the pandemic started, and airlines executives say that the worst...
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Southwest Is Back In The Black. American & Alaska Still In The Red. But They All Point To Rising Travel Demand

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Payments authorized by Congress to keep U.S. airlines from laying off more than 100,000 employees because of Covid-19's impacts remains critical to airlines' modestly improving...
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UBS picks 13 stocks poised to profit for years to come from the return to retail as the economy recovers and consumers start spending again

UBS picks 13 stocks poised to profit for years to come from the return to retail as the economy recovers and consumers start spending again

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement For the last few months investors have been playing the reopening trade with great success. Stocks in sectors that spent the last year taking a beating...
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American Airlines Cutting 1,600 Jobs Amid $1.25 Billion Loss

6 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

American Airlines is reporting a $1.25 billion loss in the first quarter of 2021, leading to massive job cuts. The company CEO is optimistic that travel will pick up after the...
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American Airlines sees signs of hope as it posts $1.25 billion loss, delays new Boeing jets

7 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

American Airlines said Thursday that it lost $1.25 billion in the first quarter and continued to slash costs, including delaying delivery of new jets as it waits for air travel...
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Southwest Airlines post $116 million profit, thanks in part to COVID-19 bailout. ‘We believe the worst is behind us.'

7 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Southwest Airlines is the first major U.S. airline to report a profit since the pandemic started, as federal payroll aid helped boost the company to net income of $116 million...
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‘The worst is behind us': Airlines see signs of continued recovery

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines, the last two major U.S. airlines to report first-quarter earnings, were optimistic about a rebound in air travel.
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US airline bailout helps Southwest post $116 million profit

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

DALLAS - Southwest Airlines is the first major U.S. airline to report a profit since the pandemic started, as federal payroll aid helped boost the company to net income of $116...
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Planet Money: The Process Of Getting Planes Out Of Storage

8 hours ago   |   NPR

The pandemic led to a travel decline, and airlines put thousands of planes in storage. With vaccinations rising and interest in flying surging, getting those planes out of...
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US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing...

US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing market cools

Summary List Placement The headline mortgage rate's plunge below 3% last year was a big deal. It added fuel to a housing market boom that continues to this day. The rate... Read more ...

The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

The bill denouncing discrimination against Asian communities in the United States passed with a vote of 94-to-1. Read more ...

UK lawmakers pass motion saying China committing genocide

UK lawmakers pass motion saying China committing genocide

LONDON - British lawmakers on Thursday approved a parliamentary motion declaring that China's policies against its Uyghur minority population in the far western Xinjiang region... Read more ...

Senate passes anti-Asian American hate crime bill

Senate passes anti-Asian American hate crime bill

The Senate on Thursday passed an anti-hate crimes bill aimed at addressing a surge in attacks on Asian Americans amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The measure, which would create a... Read more ...

Pennsylvania Lottery scratch-off ticket worth $1 million sold in Berks County

Pennsylvania Lottery scratch-off ticket worth $1 million sold in Berks County

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DeSantis sued over Florida's new ‘anti-riot' law

DeSantis sued over Florida's new ‘anti-riot' law

A social justice group has filed a lawsuit against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis two days after he signed a bill to create tougher penalties for people who participate in violent... Read more ...

Daunte Wright to be eulogized today at Minneapolis funeral

Daunte Wright to be eulogized today at Minneapolis funeral

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Why some NFL players might not change numbers for 2021 season despite new...

Why some NFL players might not change numbers for 2021 season despite new uniform rules

While the league passed new rules to relax uniform numbers for certain position groups, players still have a few hills to run before being able to switch. Here's why Read more ...

House Votes To Make D.C. The 51st State

House Votes To Make D.C. The 51st State

D.C. is now closer to winning statehood than it has ever been, but the Senate's approval is far from certain. Read more ...

Countering Biden, Senate Republicans Unveil Smaller $568 Billion...

Countering Biden, Senate Republicans Unveil Smaller $568 Billion Infrastructure Plan

The five-year spending outline is much more narrowly focused on traditional infrastructure than the president's sweeping proposal. (Image credit: Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty... Read more ...