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Emirates announces order for 50 Airbus A350s worth $16B Emirates announces order for 50 Airbus A350s worth $16B 11/18/2019 02:04am • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai-based carrier Emirates announced on Monday it would be buying 20 additional wide-body Airbus A350s, bringing its total order for the aircraft to 50 in a deal worth $16 billion at list price. Separately, the Emirati budget carrier Air Arabia announced the pu The Latest: SunExpress to buy 10 of troubled 737-8 Max jets The Latest: SunExpress to buy 10 of troubled 737-8 Max jets 11/18/2019 01:54am • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on news from the Dubai Air Show (all times local): 3:45 p.m. The Turkish airline SunExpress has announced it will be buying 10 of the troubled Boeing 737-8 Max jets, grounded globally after crashes, worth $1.2 billion. SunExpress, based in the Turkish North Korea says it won’t give Trump a summit for free North Korea says it won’t give Trump a summit for free 11/18/2019 12:59am • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday responded to a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump that hinted at another summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, saying it has no interest in giving Trump further meetings to brag about unless it gets something substantial in return. The state Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea 11/17/2019 07:50pm • BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. The waters are a major shipping route for global commerce and are rich in fish and possible oil and gas reser Kim Jong Un supervises another N. Korean military drill Kim Jong Un supervises another N. Korean military drill 11/17/2019 06:53pm • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a parachuting drill of military sharpshooters and vowed to build an “invincible army,” displaying more defiance even as the United States and South Korea called off their own exercises to create space for nuclear diplomacy. T College Football Corner: Hokies hitting their stride while Navy takes a hit College Football Corner: Hokies hitting their stride while Navy takes a hit 11/17/2019 03:45pm • [caption id="attachment_20355793" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Navy quarterback Malcolm Perry (10) takes the ball in for Navy's first touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Connecticut on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, in East Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Stephen Dunn)[/ca Lionel Messi in Israel despite rockets and boycott threats Lionel Messi in Israel despite rockets and boycott threats 11/17/2019 10:56am • TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Soccer superstar Lionel Messi finally arrived in sports-crazed Israel on Sunday, after a Palestinian protest campaign derailed his previous visit and the latest round of cross-border fighting in Gaza threatened to scare him off once again. Messi and his Argentine teammates Dubai Airshow opens as big Gulf airlines slow down purchases Dubai Airshow opens as big Gulf airlines slow down purchases 11/17/2019 06:23am • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East’s biggest aviation event, the Dubai Airshow, opened Sunday without any major deals as flagship Gulf carriers rein back big-ticket purchases. This year’s lackluster start could be seen as a reflection of the various challenges facing the indust Black Eyed Peas star accuses Qantas attendant of racism Black Eyed Peas star accuses Qantas attendant of racism 11/17/2019 05:32am • SYDNEY (AP) — Black Eyed Peas musician will.i.am has accused a flight attendant from Australia’s national carrier Qantas of being racist and rude to him on a flight. The musician said he was met by police at Sydney Airport on Saturday after an incident with an “overly aggressive flight attenda Mechanical issue forces flight to land in Pittsburgh Mechanical issue forces flight to land in Pittsburgh 11/16/2019 11:00am • PITTSBURGH (AP) — An American Airlines flight was forced to land at Pittsburgh International Airport due to a mechanical issue. The airline says Flight 2244 had departed about 7:30 a.m. Saturday from Chicago and was bound for Washington with 72 passengers and six crew members aboard. The Boeing Boeing and SpaceX face 'significant' challenges in delayed NASA program Boeing and SpaceX face 'significant' challenges in delayed NASA program 11/16/2019 09:23am • Government oversight officials issued a scathing report about delays in NASA's commercial crew program, warning that Boeing and SpaceX are facing "significant safety and technical challenges" with their spacecraft — which could leave NASA astronauts stranded on the ground next year.The report, pub How much should you be spending on vacations? How much should you be spending on vacations? 11/16/2019 04:57am • Even if you have most of your financial life budgeted down to the dollar, figuring out what you'll spend on vacation can be a lot more difficult to predict. Prices for flights are constantly in flux. Plus, there are the unforeseen expenses like delayed flights, packages that are not as all-inclus Boeing says it has to ‘re-earn’ public’s trust after crashes Boeing says it has to ‘re-earn’ public’s trust after crashes 11/16/2019 03:23am • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A senior Boeing executive said Saturday the company knows it has to re-earn the public’s trust as it works to win approval from U.S. regulators to get its grounded 737 Max jets flying again after crashes that killed 346 people. Stan Deal, president and CEO of B Prague museum displays totalitarian-era surveillance tech Prague museum displays totalitarian-era surveillance tech 11/15/2019 10:38pm • PRAGUE (AP) — The Iron Curtain was more than just a figure of speech: Communist regimes set up thousands of miles of heavily-guarded, electrified barbed wire fencing to completely isolate Eastern Europe from the West. That still didn’t stop many from desperately attempting to flee the totalitari North Korea’s Kim attends military air show, lauds pilots North Korea’s Kim attends military air show, lauds pilots 11/15/2019 03:28pm • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday said leader Kim Jong Un attended a flight demonstration of military aircraft at an airfield on the country’s eastern coast where he instructed combat pilots to acquire “great idea and tactics” against enemies “armed to the teeth.” The rep
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