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Boeing Takes A Financial Hit To Pay Customers For…

Boeing announced a $4.6 billion after-tax charge to compensate for disruptions from canceled flights and delivery of the aircraft.

Olympic robots offer 'virtual' attendance, help out on field

Japanese automaker Toyota is readying various robots for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics

Utility says most of a Hawaiian island is without power

A utility company that serves about 33,000 customers on the island of Kauai reports that power is out on most of the island

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'The Lion King' rules and 'Endgame' scores…

'The Lion King' ruled the weekend and 'Avengers: Endgame' passed 'Avatar' to become the biggest film of all time

Correction: Brexit story

Correction: Brexit story

New audio shows UK could not prevent Iran…

The release of an audio recording has shed new light on the seizure of a British-flagged tanker at the hands of Iran's Revolutionary Guard as tensions flare in the strategic Strait of Hormuz

Teen climate activist gets Normandy's first…

Swedish teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg has received the first Freedom Prize awarded by France's Normandy region, which last month commemorated the 75th D-Day anniversary

America's got scallops: Catch is up, consumers…

America's harvest of scallops is increasing to near-record levels at a time when the shellfish are in high demand

UK Treasury chief vows to quit if Boris Johnson…

British Treasury chief Philip Hammond says he will quit if _ as widely expected _ Boris Johnson becomes prime minister this week

US concerned over China's 'interference' in South…

The U.S. says it's concerned by reports of China's interference with oil and gas activities in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, where Vietnam says Beijing violated its sovereignty

Southwest planes collide on Nashville airport…

Two Southwest Airlines planes have collided on the tarmac of Nashville International Airport

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Portman is Thor, Ali is Blade and more from…

Natalie Portman is Thor, Mahershala Ali is Blade and more from Marvel's Phase 4 Comic-Con extravaganza

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo for unspecified reasons related to security and safety

China launches STAR, tech stock market to boost…

China launches STAR, tech stock market to boost industry

Gulf tanker incidents may raise shippers' costs, cut traffic

Seizure of oil tanker near Iran could raise insurance rates for shipping companies and eventually reduce tanker traffic, according to energy and security experts

Artists withdraw from NYC museum show over tear…

Seven artists have asked New York's Whitney Museum to remove their work from its biennial showcase of American art over a museum board member's ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

Official: Tech execs gathering at White House

A Trump administration official says tech company executives are due to meet at the White House on Monday with Larry Kudlow, the president's chief economic advisor

Turkey steps up drilling activities around Cyprus

Turkey's vice president says his country is stepping up a search for hydrocarbons off ethnically split Cyprus with the dispatching of a survey vessel to join two drill ships and another research craft operating in waters around the island.

Bankrupt US coal company secures short-term funding

A US judge has approved funding to allow a bankrupt coal company to maintain basic operations for a few days

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What consumers can do as regulators weigh…

While federal regulators weigh the risks of a widely used nonstick and stain-resistant compound, experts say consumers can take steps to limit their exposure.

Technology, temporary help keeps farmers on job longer

Assistive technology, help from seasonal hires and family members, and a general improvement in the health of U.S. seniors in recent decades have helped them remain productive well into their 60s, 70s and beyond

Iran's seizure of UK tanker in Gulf seen as…

Iran has seized a British-flagged oil tanker and briefly detained a second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz, intensifying tensions with the West