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  • Stocks edge up; airlines, railroads and banks jump

    Stocks edge up; airlines, railroads and banks jump

    Big gains for banks and transportation companies such as airlines and railroads took U.S. stock indexes slightly higher Wednesday. Other parts of the market didn't move much. United Continental had its best day in two years after it said strong demand is resulting in higher ticket prices, and railroad...

  • Boeing finalizes $3.9-billion deal for two new Air Force One planes

    Boeing finalizes $3.9-billion deal for two new Air Force One planes

    A year and a half after President Trump first blasted the cost of the presidential planes as “out of control,” aerospace giant Boeing Co. has officially landed the $3.9-billion contract for the next generation of Air Force One jumbo jets. The contract, announced by the U.S. Air Force on Tuesday,...

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