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  • Winter storm prompts hundreds of canceled Texas flights

    Updated: 45 min ago

    DALLAS (AP) — A late-winter storm has reached parts of Texas with hundreds of flights canceled and some schools closing early. Lubbock and Amarillo were under a winter weather advisory until midnight Wednesday with a slight chance of snow. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm...

  • Paris Hilton brother Conrad to plead guilty to plane assault

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paris Hilton's youngest brother, Conrad, agreed to plead guilty to assaulting flight attendants on a trip from London to Los Angeles last year when authorities say he called other passengers "peasants" and threatened to kill crew members. Hilton, 20, signed the agreement...

  • Dubai to curate next hot thing in 'Museum of the Future'

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The flashy Gulf city with a skyline that looks like something out of a science fiction movie is embracing its love of all things new with plans for a "Museum of the Future." Emirati Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammed al-Gergawi told reporters Wednesday the...

  • British government sells Eurostar interest for $1.1 billion

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    LONDON (AP) — The British government has agreed to sell its stake in Eurostar, the high-speed rail service that connects London with Paris and Brussels through a tunnel under the English Channel, for 757 million pounds ($1.1 billion), a move that's prompted accusations that it is selling the...

  • New Malaysia Airlines CEO a "battle hardened" veteran

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    HONG KONG (AP) — When the owners of embattled Malaysia Airlines went looking for a new CEO to lead its restructuring, they chose a German turnaround specialist known as "The Terminator" to take on what's been dubbed the toughest job in aviation. Christoph Mueller, 52, comes to the post fresh...