Other major airlines are also expected to report losses for the second quarter, as swine flu and the recession take its toll on air travel.
The torture and killings could foreshadow a new surge in battles between authorities and drug cartels in the Mexican president's home state of Michoacán.
Gunmen shot up police stations across the country in an apparent retaliation for the arrest of a suspected leader of La Familia drug cartel.
Brazil's largest trading partner is no longer the US – it's China. Beijing is investing billions of dollars and filling a vacuum left by the United States.
Leaders agreed that warming must be stopped, but few specifics were reached on how to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.
The nations meeting in earthquake-devastated L'Aquila are also likely to consider what actions to take on Iran, North Korea.
US backs Costa Rica's Arias to mediate the crisis, wary of being seen as interfering in the region – as it has in the past.
Choosing the right seed and creating an inviting habitat that will attract flocks of birds to the backyard.