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Frontier and Spirit stocks fall heading into key merger vote

Shares of Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines have tumbled just days ahead of a crucial shareholder vote on their proposed merger
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FILE - Frontier Airlines jets sit at gates at Denver International Airport on Sept. 22, 2019, in Denver. Shares of Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines tumbled Monday, June 27, 2022, after their improved merger proposal won a key endorsement just days ahead of a crucial shareholder vote. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
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Wall Street ends mixed after a day of wavering up and down

Stocks ended mixed after a day of wavering between gains and losses Monday as the market cools off following a rare winning week
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People wearing face masks walk past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong, Monday, June 27, 2022. Asian shares advanced Monday after Wall Street ended a rare winning week, capped by a 3.1% gain on Friday for the benchmark S&P 500. U.S. futures and oil prices also were higher. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
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TreeHouse, Devon rise; Spirit Airlines, Royal Caribbean fall

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday: TreeHouse, Devon rise; Spirit Airlines, Royal Caribbean fall
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How major US stock indexes fared Monday 6/27/2022

Stocks ended mixed after a day of wavering between gains and losses Monday as the market cools off following a rare winning week
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Credit Suisse fined for facilitating cocaine cash laundering

A Swiss court has fined Credit Suisse more than $2 million for failing to prevent money laundering linked to a Bulgarian criminal organization a decade-and-a-half ago
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Grey clouds cover the sky over a building of the Credit Suisse bank in Zurich, Switzerland, Feb. 21, 2022. A Swiss court on Monday, June 27, 2022 said it has fined Credit Suisse more than $2 million for failing to prevent money laundering linked to a Bulgarian criminal organization a decade-and-a-half ago. (Ennio Leanza/Keystone via AP)
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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities, and foreign exchange levels
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June 27

Poland working on new transport ways for Ukraine grain

A Polish government official says a team is working on developing new export routes for millions of tons of grain stuck in war-torn Ukraine but that it will take time
June 27
June 27

Zelenskyy tells G-7 summit Ukraine forces face urgent moment

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has underscored the urgency of helping his country’s military improve its position against Russia during a video meeting with leading economic powers
June 27
Group of Seven leaders pose during a group photo at the G7 summit at Castle Elmau in Kruen, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, on Sunday, June 26, 2022. The Group of Seven leading economic powers are meeting in Germany for their annual gathering Sunday through Tuesday. From left, Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, U.S. President Joe Biden, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, French President Emmanuel Macron and European Council President Charles Michel. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, Pool)
June 27

Luxottica eyewear empire founder Leonardo Del Vecchio dies

Leonardo Del Vecchio, who founded eyewear empire Luxottica and turned an everyday object into a global fashion item, has died in Italy
June 27
OBIT - Undated photo of Leonardo Del Vecchio. Leonardo Del Vecchio, who founded eyewear empire Luxottica in a trailer and turned an everyday object into a global fashion item, becoming one of Italy's richest men in the process, died on Monday, June 27, 2022, Italian authorities said. He was 87. (LaPresse via AP)
June 27

'Elvis' is king, alone, of box office after final tallies

“Elvis” has won its box-office dance-off with “Top Gun: Maverick.”
June 27
This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Austin Butler in a scene from "Elvis." (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)
June 27

Oil price cap could strike Russia's war chest — if enforced

Leaders of the world's biggest developed economies are looking for ways to cut off Russian President Vladimir Putin's oil money, which is helping finance the war against Ukraine
June 27
Charles Michel, President of the EU Council, right, speaks with Cyril Ramaphosa, President of South Africa, left, during the G7 leaders summit at Castle Elmau in Kruen, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Monday, June 27, 2022. The Group of Seven leading economic powers are meeting in Germany for their annual gathering Sunday through Tuesday. (Michael Kappeler/Pool via AP)
June 27

EXPLAINER: What's the impact of a Russian debt default?

Russia appeared to default on its foreign debt for the first time since the Bolshevik Revolution more than a century ago, further alienating the country from the global financial system amid its war in Ukraine
June 27
FILE - Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen arrives to meet with Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe at the Treasury Department, Thursday, June 2, 2022, in Washington. Russia is poised to default on its foreign debt for the first time since the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, further alienating the country from the global financial system amid its war in Ukraine. The country faces a Sunday, June 26, 2022 deadline to meet a 30-day grace period on interest payments originally due May 27. But it likely will take time to confirm a default. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
June 27

EU countries adopt mandatory gas storage amid Russia's cuts

EU countries have agreed that all natural gas storage in the 27-nation bloc should be topped up to at least 80% capacity for next winter as they prepare for the possibility of Russia further reducing deliveries
June 27
The Industrial Park of Hoechst is pictured in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, June 23, 2022. Germany activated the second phase of its three-stage emergency plan for natural gas supplies saying the country faces a “crisis” and warning that storage targets for the winter are at risk due to dwindling deliveries from Russia. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
June 27

GE CEO Culp to lead company's aviation unit

General Electric CEO Larry Culp is taking on the additional role of CEO of the company’s aviation business
June 27
FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2019, file photo the logo for General Electric appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. General Electric CEO Larry Culp is taking on the additional role of CEO of the company’s aviation business. GE said Monday, June 27, 2022 that aviation’s current CEO, John Slattery, will now serve as executive vice president and chief commercial officer of the business. GE announced in November that it would divide itself into three public companies focused on aviation, health care and energy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
June 27

Why captions are suddenly everywhere and how they got there

People with hearing loss have long adopted technology to navigate the world, especially since hearing aids are expensive and inaccessible to many
June 27
Chelle Wyatt uses her cell phone with the Otter app Friday, April 15, 2022, in Salt Lake City. People with hearing loss have adopted technology to navigate the world, especially as hearing aids are expensive and inaccessible to many. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
June 27

Netflix co-founder helps direct startups amid tech turmoil

Video streaming service Netflix has transformed entertainment, but it probably wouldn’t have happened if not for the friendship between serial entrepreneur Marc Randolph and longtime Netflix boss Reed Hastings
June 27
June 27

EXPLAINER: G7 provides forum for like-minded democracies

Here are key facts about the Group of Seven.
June 27
From left, Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, France's President Emmanuel Macron, Germany's Chancellor Olaf Scholz, US President Joe Biden, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida pose for a group photo at Castle Elmau in Kruen, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, on Sunday, June 26, 2022. (Brendan Smialowski/Pool via AP)
June 27

Home prices, General Mills earns, consumer spending

S&P issues its latest monthly CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index Tuesday
June 27
June 27

Asian shares rally after Wall Street logs rare winning week

Asian shares have advanced after Wall Street ended a rare winning week, capped by a 3.1% gain on Friday for the benchmark S&P 500
June 27
People wearing face masks walk past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong, Monday, June 27, 2022. Asian shares advanced Monday after Wall Street ended a rare winning week, capped by a 3.1% gain on Friday for the benchmark S&P 500. U.S. futures and oil prices also were higher. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
June 26

French energy giants: Reduce fuel and electricity use now

Leaders of three French energy companies have called on the French public to immediately reduce consumption of fuel, oil, electricity and gas amid shortages and soaring prices due to Russia’s supply cuts and the war in Ukraine
June 26
June 26

NLRB's top prosecutor seeks big changes, faces uphill battle

As workers at major companies increasingly move to unionize, the political environment for labor couldn’t be more ripe
June 26
June 26

EXPLAINER: What's the impact of a Russian debt default?

Russia is poised to default for the first time since the Bolshevik Revolution
June 26
FILE - Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen arrives to meet with Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe at the Treasury Department, Thursday, June 2, 2022, in Washington. Russia is poised to default on its foreign debt for the first time since the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, further alienating the country from the global financial system amid its war in Ukraine. The country faces a Sunday, June 26, 2022 deadline to meet a 30-day grace period on interest payments originally due May 27. But it likely will take time to confirm a default. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
June 26

Average US gasoline price drops 4 cents to $5.05 per gallon

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline fell by 4 cents in the past two weeks to $5.05 per gallon
June 26
June 26

Can high-tech air filtration systems lower the risk of COVID in cars?

Jaguar Land Rover, Mercedes and Tesla offer advanced air filtration systems.
June 26
June 26

Did corporate greed fuel inflation? It's not biggest culprit

Many consumers feel they know just where to cast blame: On greedy companies.
June 26
Wallace Reid purchases fuel for the vehicle he drives to make a living using ride-share apps in the Queens borough of New York, June 22, 2022.
June 26

Senior US officials visit Sri Lanka to help resolve crisis

Senior U.S. officials have arrived in Sri Lanka to find ways to help the island nation in the throes of an unprecedented economic crisis and severe shortages of essential supplies
June 26
A daily wage laborer waits for work at a wholesale market in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sunday, June 26, 2022. Sri Lankans have endured months of shortages of food, fuel and other necessities due to the country's dwindling foreign exchange reserves and mounting debt, worsened by the pandemic and other longer term troubles. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
June 26

Biden: G-7 to ban Russian gold in response to Ukraine war

President Joe Biden says the Group of Seven leading economies will ban imports of gold from Russia
June 26
Children Daniela Hauser and Marco Keller greet U.S. President Joe Biden with a bouquet of flowers on his arrival at Franz-Josef-Strauss Airport near Munich, Germany, Saturday, June 25, 2022, ahead of the G7 summit. Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Soeder is on the right. Biden is in Germany to attend a Group of Seven summit of leaders of the world's major industrialized nations. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
June 25

Biden's mission in Europe: Shore up alliance against Russia

President Joe Biden is aiming to sustain the global alliance punishing Russia for its invasion of Ukraine as he embarks on a five-day trip to Europe
June 25
President Joe Biden waves before boarding Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Saturday, June 25, 2022. Biden is traveling to Germany to attend a Group of Seven summit of leaders of the world's major industrialized nations. After the meeting in the Bavarian Alps, the president will go to Madrid on June 28 to participate in a gathering of NATO member countries. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
June 25

New Colombian president pledges to protect rainforest

Gustavo Petro, Colombia’s first elected leftist president, will take office in August with ambitious proposals to halt the record-high deforestation rates in the Amazon
June 25
June 25

Protesters gather as G-7 leaders set to arrive in Germany

About 4,000 protesters have gathered in Munich as the Group of Seven leading economic powers are set to hold their annual gathering in the Germany's Bavarian Alps
June 25
Activists from Oxfam wear giant heads depicting G7 leaders as they pose with a giant syringe during a demonstration in Munich, Germany, Saturday, June 25, 2022. The G7 Summit will take place at Castle Elmau near Garmisch-Partenkirchen from June 26 through June 28, 2022. Leaders depicted from left, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, U.S. President Joe Biden, Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
June 25

Pfizer says tweaked COVID-19 shots boost omicron protection

Pfizer says tweaking its COVID-19 vaccine to better target the omicron variant is safe and boosts protection
June 25
FILE - A syringe is prepared with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic at the Keystone First Wellness Center in Chester, Pa., Dec. 15, 2021. Pfizer says tweaking its COVID-19 vaccine to better target the omicron variant is safe and boosts protection. Saturday, June 25, 2022 announcement comes just days before regulators debate whether to offer Americans updated booster shots this fall. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
June 25

Abortion ruling thrusts companies into divisive arena

The Supreme Court’s decision to end the nation’s constitutional protections for abortion has catapulted businesses of all types into the most divisive corner of politics
June 25
June 25

A roof over their head: Churches use tiny homes for homeless

U.S. churches are tackling the big question of how to address homelessness.
June 25
In this photo provided by The Rev. Lisa G. Fishbeck, Nathaniel “Pee Wee” Lee sits outside his home in Chapel Hill, N.C., on May 23, 2022. Fischbeck led the Episcopal Church of the Advocate when it added three one-bedroom units on its 15-acre campus. The first residents, including Lee, moved into them in June 2019. Before that Lee, 78, had spent years sleeping in alleys, cardboard shelters and cars after medical issues ended his bricklaying career. (The Rev. Lisa G. Fishbeck via AP)
June 25

Bangladesh marks opening of country's longest bridge

Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has celebrated the opening of the country’s longest bridge, which took eight years to build amid setbacks involving political conflict and corruption allegations
June 25
A crowd gathers to watch the opening of Bangladesh's longest bridge, which took eight years to build amid setbacks involving political conflict and corruption allegations, over Padma River on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, June 25, 2022. The 6.51-kilometer (4.04-mile) bridge cost an estimated $3.6 billion and was paid for with domestic funds after the World Bank and other global lending agencies declined to finance the project following a graft scandal involving a Canadian construction company linked to the bridge. (AP Photo/Mahmud Hossain Opu)
June 25

Inflation sparks global wave of protests for higher pay, aid

As food costs and fuel bills soar, inflation is plundering people’s wallets, sparking a wave of protests and workers’ strikes around the world
June 25
FILE -Health workers led by nurses take part in a demonstration over salaries at Parerenyatwa Hospital in Harare, on June, 21, 2022. As food costs and fuel bills soar, inflation is plundering people’s wallets, sparking a wave of protests and workers’ strikes around the world. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 25

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

There’s a push for the cities awarded games for the 2026 World Cup to commit to livable wages, and equitable hiring and worker protection
June 25
FIFA President Gianni Infantino answers questions during a 2026 soccer World Cup news conference Thursday, June 16, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
June 24

Airlines aim to shift blame for flight problems to FAA

With an eye on the upcoming July Fourth weekend, airlines are stepping up their criticism of federal officials over recent widespread flight delays and cancellations
June 24
FILE - Planes sit on the tarmac at the Des Moines International Airport, Monday, June 13, 2022, in Des Moines, Iowa. With an eye on the upcoming July Fourth weekend, airlines are stepping up their criticism of federal officials over recent widespread flight delays and cancellations. The industry trade group Airlines for America said Friday, June 24, 2022, that understaffing at the Federal Aviation Administration is crippling traffic along the East Coast. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
June 24

Airline merger: Frontier sweetens offer for Spirit Airlines

The bidding war over Spirit Airlines is heating up again
June 24
FILE - A line of Spirit Airlines jets sit on the tarmac at Orlando International Airport on May 20, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. Frontier Airlines on Friday, June 24, 2022, added more cash and a larger breakup fee to its offer to buy Spirit Airlines, and the Spirit board repeated its preference for Frontier over a rival bid by JetBlue Airways. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
June 24

Pilots in line for big raises amid global travel disruptions

Pilots at United Airlines are in line to get pay raises over the next 18 months
June 24
FILE - A United Airlines jetliner lifts off from a runway at Denver International Airport on June 10, 2020, in Denver. Pilots at United Airlines are in line to get big pay raises over the next 18 months. Their union, the Air Line Pilots Association, said Friday, June 24, 2022, that it has reached a tentative agreement for raises totaling more than 14.5%. If approved, the deal could set the stage for similar raises by pilots at other airlines. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
June 24

Carnival shares cruise higher on gains in revenue, bookings

Shares of Carnival Corp. have surged after it reported higher revenue, occupancy levels on its cruise ships, and bookings for future trips
June 24
FILE - The Carnival Conquest cruise ship sits docked at port on Oct. 20, 2021, in Miami. Long-battered shares of Carnival Corp. jumped more than 12% Friday, June 24, 2022, as the cruise line owner reported a big increase in revenue, occupancy levels, and bookings for future trips. However, the company posted a $1.83 billion second-quarter loss and said the effects of the pandemic and higher fuel prices will lead to another loss in the third quarter. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File)
June 24

After Roe, Dems seek probe of tech's use of personal data

Four Democratic lawmakers are asking federal regulators to investigate Apple and Google for allegedly deceiving mobile phone users by enabling the collection and sale of their personal data
June 24
Clinic escort Kim Gibson stands outside the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic in Jackson, Miss., calling out to incoming patients that the clinic is still open, moments after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade was issued, Friday, June 24, 2022. The clinic is the only facility that performs abortions in the Mississippi. However, the ruling ends constitutional protections for abortion. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
June 24

CEOs speak out on ‘crushing blow’ at Supreme Court

Facebook-parent Meta, JPMorgan Chase will cover employee travel for abortions.
June 24
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Georgetown University, Oct. 17, 2019, in Washington.
June 24

Wells Fargo, Carnival rise; CalAmp, Lending Tree fall

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Wells Fargo, Carnival rise; CalAmp, Lending Tree fall
June 24