LONDON (AP) - In an Aug. 8 story about a plane which made an emergency landing in Egypt, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the plane involved was an Airbus A380. It was an Airbus A300.
A corrected version of the story is below:
Egypt official: UK flight makes emergency landing
BANNING, Calif. (AP) - A thousand firefighters battled a growing wildfire in the inland mountains of Southern California early Thursday, trying to save small communities where some home have been lost and an estimated 1,500 residents were forced to flee.
Flames roiled along foothills of the San
BANNING, Calif. (AP) - An out-of-control wildfire growing with great speed in Southern California mountains Wednesday night burned homes, forced about 1,500 residents and campers to evacuate and left three people including two firefighters injured.
The fire broke out about 2 p.m. near Banning and
By JOHN HEILPRINAssociated Press
GENEVA (AP) - Switzerland's two biggest banks would have to be rescued by its creditors and shareholders before the government steps in with a bailout, the country's financial watchdog recommended Wednesday.
The preferred option for UBS AG and Credit Suisse
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MACAU (AP) - A Chinese fighter's victory at a Macau showdown brings the world's top casino market a step closer to challenging Las Vegas for dominance of another Sin City staple: big-time boxing matches.
Macau, which long ago eclipsed Vegas as the world'
By HANNAH DREIERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Wynn Resorts Ltd. said Monday that it made less money than expected in the Chinese gambling enclave of Macau, and its second quarter results missed analysts' forecasts.
Excluding special items, Wynn made $1.51 per share on revenue of $1.33
By GILLIAN GOTORA and ANGUS SHAWAssociated Press
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - At the age of 89 President Robert Mugabe is on the campaign trail, seeking to extend his grip on Zimbabwe in an election next week that observers fear will be marred by fraud. But the opposition is gambling that there is
By PREDRAG MILICAssociated Press
BUDVA, Montenegro (AP) - Several hundred people shouting "Kill the gays" attacked gay activists and clashed with police on Wednesday in a bid to disrupt the first ever pride event in staunchly conservative Montenegro, which is seeking to improve its human rights
By DANICA KIRKAAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - UK pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline distanced itself Wednesday from the scandal engulfing its operations in China, saying that four employees suspected of paying bribes were acting outside of company controls.
GSK's CEO Andrew Witty refused to