Air France-KLM: rights are certificates of scareworthiness

Air France-KLM: rights are certificates of scareworthiness

Fewer flights, lower prices and balance sheets big enough to land a jumbo jet on. A €2.3bn rights issue from Air France-KLM demonstrates that legacy national flag carriers remain as underpowered today as they were going into the pandemic. Low-cost airlines infuriated by pandemic-era bailouts really had nothing to worry about. Air France-KLM received one … Read more

Attorney paying ex-casino mogul Steve Wynn defamation claim

Attorney paying ex-casino mogul Steve Wynn defamation claim

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn has accepted an undisclosed financial settlement to end his federal defamation lawsuit against a well-known attorney who represented a dancer who she said accused Wynn of sexual harassment and retaliation. Los Angeles attorney Lisa Bloom retracted and withdrew claims she made in a news … Read more

Shooter who caused Texas school lockdown in custody

Shooter who caused Texas school lockdown in custody

UPDATE: The USA TODAY NETWORK has live coverage of the shooting and the aftermath. For the latest updates click here. UVALDE — At least two hospitals were treating patients Tuesday after a shooter prompted a lockdown at a Texas elementary school. The nature and severity of those injuries wasn’t immediately known, but the shooter was … Read more