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  • Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference

    Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:08:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:40:47 GMT
    Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference.More >>
    Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference.More >>
  • The Latest: EU voices concerns over Italy's budget deficit

    The Latest: EU voices concerns over Italy's budget deficit

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:59:18 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Italian Economy Minister Giovanni Tria, left, and European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici meet the media during a press conference in Rome, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Italian leaders say the b...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Italian Economy Minister Giovanni Tria, left, and European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici meet the media during a press conference in Rome, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Italian leaders say the b...
    The European Commission has chastised Italy for a spending plan that will triple its deficit from what was previously agreed, calling the deviation "unprecedented in the history" of the EU's stability and growth...More >>
    The European Commission has chastised Italy for a spending plan that will triple its deficit from what was previously agreed, calling the deviation "unprecedented in the history" of the EU's stability and growth compact.More >>
  • Stocks plunge on weak industrial earnings; tech skid resumes

    Stocks plunge on weak industrial earnings; tech skid resumes

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:18:56 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo trader Peter Mazza, left, works with trader Daniel Trimble on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Oct. 18.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo trader Peter Mazza, left, works with trader Daniel Trimble on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Oct. 18.
    US stocks are falling as interest rates turn higher again and industrial companies including Textron report disappointing third-quarter results.More >>
    US stocks are falling as interest rates turn higher again and industrial companies including Textron report disappointing third-quarter results.More >>
  • After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

    After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:59:00 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:34 GMT
    (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP). Jean Marc looks at a sample at a cannabis store in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday.(John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP). Jean Marc looks at a sample at a cannabis store in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday.
    Canada's decision to legalize marijuana could influence other countries mulling whether to end their own bans on the drug.More >>
    Canada's decision to legalize marijuana could influence other countries mulling whether to end their own bans on the drug.More >>
  • China 'regrets' US leaving postal union amid trade dispute

    China 'regrets' US leaving postal union amid trade dispute

    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:29:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:21 GMT
    China says it regrets the U.S. decision to leave the United Nations treaty that regulates international postage amid a worsening trade dispute between the world's top two economies.More >>
    China says it regrets the U.S. decision to leave the United Nations treaty that regulates international postage amid a worsening trade dispute between the world's top two economies.More >>
  • China's yuan sinks further after US currency report

    China's yuan sinks further after US currency report

    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:18:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this photo taken on Aug. 25, 2010, a bank clerk counts Chinese 100 Yuan notes in Shanghai. China’s politically sensitive yuan has sunk to a 22-month low against the dollar after the U.S. Treasury declined to label Beijing ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this photo taken on Aug. 25, 2010, a bank clerk counts Chinese 100 Yuan notes in Shanghai. China’s politically sensitive yuan has sunk to a 22-month low against the dollar after the U.S. Treasury declined to label Beijing ...
    China's politically sensitive yuan sinks further after US currency report.More >>
    China's politically sensitive yuan sinks further after US currency report.More >>
  • UK's May says Brexit transition period could grow, draws ire

    UK's May says Brexit transition period could grow, draws ire

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:18:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after Brexit.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after Brexit.More >>
  • CFPB investigates controversial writings of Trump appointee

    CFPB investigates controversial writings of Trump appointee

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:59:09 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018, file photo a sign stands at the construction site for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's new headquarters in Washington. The nation’s financial watchdog has opened a formal investigat...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018, file photo a sign stands at the construction site for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's new headquarters in Washington. The nation’s financial watchdog has opened a formal investigat...
    Federal financial watchdog opens investigation into writings and comments of Republican appointee overseeing the agency's anti-discrimination efforts.More >>
    Federal financial watchdog opens investigation into writings and comments of Republican appointee overseeing the agency's anti-discrimination efforts.More >>
  • European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security

    European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security

    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:38:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:08 GMT
    (Stephanie Lecocq, Pool Photo via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second...(Stephanie Lecocq, Pool Photo via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second...
    After failing to reach a breakthrough on Britain's divorce terms from the European Union, EU leaders are rolling straight into another summit Thursday, this one aimed at forging closer links with Asia.More >>
    After failing to reach a breakthrough on Britain's divorce terms from the European Union, EU leaders are rolling straight into another summit Thursday, this one aimed at forging closer links with Asia.More >>
  • Western government officials cancel trip to Saudi event

    Western government officials cancel trip to Saudi event

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:20:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:39:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). A Turkish forensic officer arrives at the Saudi consulate to conduct a new search over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, early Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Pro-government newspaper Y...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). A Turkish forensic officer arrives at the Saudi consulate to conduct a new search over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, early Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Pro-government newspaper Y...
    France's finance minister has canceled his attendance at an upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid doubts over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
    France's finance minister has canceled his attendance at an upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid doubts over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
  • Actor Bruce Willis sells central Idaho ranch for $5.5M

    Actor Bruce Willis sells central Idaho ranch for $5.5M

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:19:01 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:19:56 GMT
    Actor Bruce Willis has sold his 20-acre (8-hectare) ranch in central Idaho for $5.5 million.More >>
    Actor Bruce Willis has sold his 20-acre (8-hectare) ranch in central Idaho for $5.5 million.More >>
  • Cyprus airline Cobalt halts flights amid lack of investment

    Cyprus airline Cobalt halts flights amid lack of investment

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 07:38:34 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:09:29 GMT
    Cyprus-based airline Cobalt Air says it has indefinitely suspended all of its operations amid a struggle to find investors.More >>
    Cyprus-based airline Cobalt Air says it has indefinitely suspended all of its operations amid a struggle to find investors.More >>
  • YouTube goes down for more than an hour

    YouTube goes down for more than an hour

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:47:53 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018 file, a YouTube sign is shown across the street from the company's offices in San Bruno, Calif. YouTube’s video streaming service went out for more than an hour on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018 file, a YouTube sign is shown across the street from the company's offices in San Bruno, Calif. YouTube’s video streaming service went out for more than an hour on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018...
    YouTube goes down for more than an hour.More >>
    YouTube goes down for more than an hour.More >>
  • Can Pinterest succeed as the 'un'-social network?

    Can Pinterest succeed as the 'un'-social network?

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 16:15:59 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, photo Evan Sharp, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer, poses for a photo in his office beside a wall of pinned photos he has taken at Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco. “Social me...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, photo Evan Sharp, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer, poses for a photo in his office beside a wall of pinned photos he has taken at Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco. “Social me...
    Pinterest has long shunned being labeled as a social network _ and with it, an emphasis on connections and networks that has led to explosive growth among competitors.More >>
    Pinterest has long shunned being labeled as a social network _ and with it, an emphasis on connections and networks that has led to explosive growth among competitors.More >>
  • Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:38:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man works at his desk in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man works at his desk in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US.More >>
    Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US.More >>
  • MoviePass operations under investigation by New York AG

    MoviePass operations under investigation by New York AG

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:59:05 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:40 GMT
    Operations at MoviePass discount service for tickets are being investigated by the New York Attorney General.More >>
    Operations at MoviePass discount service for tickets are being investigated by the New York Attorney General.More >>
  • Netflix's 3Q subscriber growth gets rave reviews on Wall St.

    Netflix's 3Q subscriber growth gets rave reviews on Wall St.

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:46:12 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Netflix app on an iPad in Baltimore. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Netflix app on an iPad in Baltimore. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16.
    Netflix regains its stride with strong subscriber growth during the summer after stumbling badly in spring.More >>
    Netflix regains its stride with strong subscriber growth during the summer after stumbling badly in spring.More >>
  • Taxi drivers in Warsaw protest unlicensed Uber drivers

    Taxi drivers in Warsaw protest unlicensed Uber drivers

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:08:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:36 GMT
    Hundreds of taxi drivers have driven slowly through Poland's capital city Warsaw causing some traffic jams in protest against low earnings and competition from unlicensed companies like Uber.More >>
    Hundreds of taxi drivers have driven slowly through Poland's capital city Warsaw causing some traffic jams in protest against low earnings and competition from unlicensed companies like Uber.More >>
  • Twitter airs election meddling data

    Twitter airs election meddling data

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:08:11 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:01:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2016, file photo two men wait to cross the street under a sign at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. Twitter says it is releasing all of the accounts and posts related to “information operations” i...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2016, file photo two men wait to cross the street under a sign at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. Twitter says it is releasing all of the accounts and posts related to “information operations” i...
    Twitter releases all of the accounts and posts related to "information operations" it has found on its service since 2016.More >>
    Twitter releases all of the accounts and posts related to "information operations" it has found on its service since 2016.More >>
  • The Latest: Gibraltar 'not a problem' in Brexit discussions

    The Latest: Gibraltar 'not a problem' in Brexit discussions

    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:18:59 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:13:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says the remaining differences on Brexit terms between the U.K. and the European Union are "few but considerable".More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says the remaining differences on Brexit terms between the U.K. and the European Union are "few but considerable".More >>
  • Brexit uncertainty set to hobble UK economy through winter

    Brexit uncertainty set to hobble UK economy through winter

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:28:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:59:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). A pro-EU demonstrator holds up an EU flag to oncoming traffic outside the Palace of Westminster as the British government holds a cabinet meeting on Brexit inside 10 Downing Street, London, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.  The Brexit...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant). A pro-EU demonstrator holds up an EU flag to oncoming traffic outside the Palace of Westminster as the British government holds a cabinet meeting on Brexit inside 10 Downing Street, London, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. The Brexit...
    The uncertainty over Brexit that's hobbling the British economy is set to go on for longer than expected.More >>
    The uncertainty over Brexit that's hobbling the British economy is set to go on for longer than expected.More >>
  • Spain arrests 4, seizes 115 properties in Venezuelan probe

    Spain arrests 4, seizes 115 properties in Venezuelan probe

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:48:55 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:22:13 GMT
    Police in Spain say they have seized more than 115 properties as they dismantled a network that allegedly purchased real estate in Spain to launder illicit money from former officials in Venezuela.More >>
    Police in Spain say they have seized more than 115 properties as they dismantled a network that allegedly purchased real estate in Spain to launder illicit money from former officials in Venezuela.More >>
  • US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

    US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:55:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:00:55 GMT
    Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV.More >>
    Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV.More >>
  • Kleenex to rebrand 'mansize' tissues after gender complaints

    Kleenex to rebrand 'mansize' tissues after gender complaints

    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:38:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:59:05 GMT
    Kleenex maker Kimberly-Clark says it will re-brand its "Mansize" tissues after consumers complained the name was sexist.More >>
    Kleenex maker Kimberly-Clark says it will re-brand its "Mansize" tissues after consumers complained the name was sexist.More >>
  • US mortgage rates fall slightly; 30-year at 4.85 percent

    US mortgage rates fall slightly; 30-year at 4.85 percent

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:58:47 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:58:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this Sept. 21, 2018 photo shows a sign for a home for sale in Jackson, Miss. On Thursday, Oct. 18, Freddie Mac reports on this week's average U.S. mortgage rates.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this Sept. 21, 2018 photo shows a sign for a home for sale in Jackson, Miss. On Thursday, Oct. 18, Freddie Mac reports on this week's average U.S. mortgage rates.
    US mortgage rates edge lower; 30-year average at 4.85 percent.More >>
    US mortgage rates edge lower; 30-year average at 4.85 percent.More >>
  • The Latest: Rights groups seek UN probe into missing writer

    The Latest: Rights groups seek UN probe into missing writer

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:08:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:40:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish police officers prepare to enter the residence of the Saudi consul General Mohammed al-Otaibi to conduct a search after the disappearance and alleged slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 20...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish police officers prepare to enter the residence of the Saudi consul General Mohammed al-Otaibi to conduct a search after the disappearance and alleged slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 20...
    Britain's trade minister has pulled out of a Saudi investment conference over the kingdom's involvement in the disappearance and alleged slaying of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
    Britain's trade minister has pulled out of a Saudi investment conference over the kingdom's involvement in the disappearance and alleged slaying of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
  • Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

    Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:08:29 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:19:06 GMT
    Ebay filed a lawsuit against Amazon Wednesday, saying that the online retail giant used eBay's messaging system to recruit its sellers.More >>
    Ebay filed a lawsuit against Amazon Wednesday, saying that the online retail giant used eBay's messaging system to recruit its sellers.More >>
  • The Latest: Putin: Iran pullout contingent on Syria security

    The Latest: Putin: Iran pullout contingent on Syria security

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:49 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:49:28 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:09:21 GMT
    (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, drives the Aurus, or Cortege, limousine during his meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi at the Sochi Autodrom circuit in Sochi, Russia, We...(Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, drives the Aurus, or Cortege, limousine during his meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi at the Sochi Autodrom circuit in Sochi, Russia, We...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he believes that President Donald Trump would like to improve relations with Russia.More >>
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he believes that President Donald Trump would like to improve relations with Russia.More >>
  • Google to charge for apps on Android phones in Europe

    Google to charge for apps on Android phones in Europe

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:45:46 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:03:54 GMT
    Google to start charging for pre-installed apps on Android phones sold in Europe.More >>
    Google to start charging for pre-installed apps on Android phones sold in Europe.More >>
  • Trump threatens Mexico over migrant caravan

    Trump threatens Mexico over migrant caravan

    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 12:48:58 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:02:24 GMT
    President Donald Trump is lashing out over a caravan of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States, saying that if Mexico does not stop the effort, he will use the military to "CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN...More >>
    President Donald Trump is lashing out over a caravan of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States, saying that if Mexico does not stop the effort, he will use the military to "CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER.".More >>
  • Global warming to leave us crying in our costlier beer

    Global warming to leave us crying in our costlier beer

    Monday, October 15 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:15:05 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:54:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). FILE - This Wednesday, April 19, 2017 file photo shows the beer cooler behind the counter in a convenience store in Sheridan, Ind. In future sweltering years with a double whammy of heat and drought, losses of barley yield ca...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). FILE - This Wednesday, April 19, 2017 file photo shows the beer cooler behind the counter in a convenience store in Sheridan, Ind. In future sweltering years with a double whammy of heat and drought, losses of barley yield ca...
    A new study says global warming may leave people crying in their costlier beer.More >>
    A new study says global warming may leave people crying in their costlier beer.More >>
  • EU chief plays down trans-Atlantic trade rift concerns

    EU chief plays down trans-Atlantic trade rift concerns

    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:19:10 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:19:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders met for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to ...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders met for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to ...
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is playing down trans-Atlantic trade tensions, after U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross accused the EU of dragging its feet in exploratory trade talks.More >>
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is playing down trans-Atlantic trade tensions, after U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross accused the EU of dragging its feet in exploratory trade talks.More >>
  • Email: Political appointee tapped to lead Interior watchdog

    Email: Political appointee tapped to lead Interior watchdog

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:48:29 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:29:06 GMT
    The Trump administration is apparently reassigning a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development to lead an internal watchdog agency at the Interior Department.More >>
    The Trump administration is apparently reassigning a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development to lead an internal watchdog agency at the Interior Department.More >>
  • Report: European taxpayers bilked out of 55 billion euros

    Report: European taxpayers bilked out of 55 billion euros

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:28:59 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:29:00 GMT
    A group of media outlets led by Germany's non-profit Correctiv are reporting traders have manipulated transactions in multiple European countries over years, draining tax coffers of some 55.2 billion euros.More >>
    A group of media outlets led by Germany's non-profit Correctiv are reporting traders have manipulated transactions in multiple European countries over years, draining tax coffers of some 55.2 billion euros.More >>
  • Facebook requires UK political ad buyers to reveal identity

    Facebook requires UK political ad buyers to reveal identity

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:55:32 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:22:05 GMT
    Facebook says anyone who takes out a British political ad on the social media platform will now be forced to reveal their identity, in a bid to increase transparency and curb misinformation.More >>
    Facebook says anyone who takes out a British political ad on the social media platform will now be forced to reveal their identity, in a bid to increase transparency and curb misinformation.More >>
  • World stock markets mostly dip on Fed views on rates

    World stock markets mostly dip on Fed views on rates

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 07:28:35 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:19:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A woman walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Shares fell Thursday in Asia after a retreat on Wall Street driven by a sell-off of technology shares, homebuilders and retaile...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A woman walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Shares fell Thursday in Asia after a retreat on Wall Street driven by a sell-off of technology shares, homebuilders and retaile...
    Shares sag in Asia after retreat on Wall Street, weaker Japan exports.More >>
    Shares sag in Asia after retreat on Wall Street, weaker Japan exports.More >>
  • 4 tax breaks for teachers

    4 tax breaks for teachers

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:08:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:08:58 GMT
    (Davie Hinshaw/The Charlotte Observer via AP, File). FILE- In this July 24, 2017, file photo, pencils are at the ready on a teachers desk at Bruns Academy in Charlotte, N.C. The Educator Expense Deduction is a $250 tax deduction to help recoup out-of-p...(Davie Hinshaw/The Charlotte Observer via AP, File). FILE- In this July 24, 2017, file photo, pencils are at the ready on a teachers desk at Bruns Academy in Charlotte, N.C. The Educator Expense Deduction is a $250 tax deduction to help recoup out-of-p...
    Tax pros share lesson plans for cutting teachers' tax bills.More >>
    Tax pros share lesson plans for cutting teachers' tax bills.More >>
  • Fed officials discussed hiking rates to 'restrictive' level

    Fed officials discussed hiking rates to 'restrictive' level

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:08:21 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:29:29 GMT
    Fed minutes: Officials discussed possible need to push interest rates to restrictive level.More >>
    Fed minutes: Officials discussed possible need to push interest rates to restrictive level.More >>
  • Volkswagen offers more incentives to unload old diesels

    Volkswagen offers more incentives to unload old diesels

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:28:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-10-18 12:09:40 GMT
    German automaker Volkswagen says it is offering more incentives to trade in older diesel models in an effort to improve air quality.More >>
    German automaker Volkswagen says it is offering more incentives to trade in older diesel models in an effort to improve air quality.More >>
  • Paul Allen's passions: Rock n' roll, sports and philanthropy

    Paul Allen's passions: Rock n' roll, sports and philanthropy

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:15:48 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:42:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file). FILE--In this June 18, 1997, file p photo, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Paul Allen joins in with the band and plays electric guitar at an election night victory party in the early morning hours in Seattle. Alle...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file). FILE--In this June 18, 1997, file p photo, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Paul Allen joins in with the band and plays electric guitar at an election night victory party in the early morning hours in Seattle. Alle...
    Personal computers, conservation, pro football, rock n' roll and rocket ships: Paul G. Allen pursued a wide range of philanthropic interests and passions after making his early mark co-founding Microsoft with...More >>
    Personal computers, conservation, pro football, rock n' roll and rocket ships: Paul G. Allen pursued a wide range of philanthropic interests and passions after making his early mark co-founding Microsoft with childhood friend Bill Gates.More >>
  • Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

    Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-10-17 09:37:59 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:39:28 GMT
    Tesla Inc. secures land in Shanghai for first electric car factory outside the United States.More >>
    Tesla Inc. secures land in Shanghai for first electric car factory outside the United States.More >>
  • Dutch leader asks Italy to stick to budget rules

    Dutch leader asks Italy to stick to budget rules

    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:58:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:29:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks with the media as he arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybers...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks with the media as he arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybers...
    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is warning his Italian counterpart Giuseppe Conte not to break the budgetary rules set out by the European Union.More >>
    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is warning his Italian counterpart Giuseppe Conte not to break the budgetary rules set out by the European Union.More >>
  • London's black cabs soon to be seen on the streets of Paris

    London's black cabs soon to be seen on the streets of Paris

    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:48:42 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:19:03 GMT
    London's black cabs will be seen on the streets of Paris next year as the London Electric Vehicle Co. begins selling its wares in the City of Light.More >>
    London's black cabs will be seen on the streets of Paris next year as the London Electric Vehicle Co. begins selling its wares in the City of Light.More >>
  • Japan exports fall in September, first decline since 2016

    Japan exports fall in September, first decline since 2016

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:08:26 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:48:51 GMT
    Japan has recorded a trade surplus for September of $1.2 billion, but exports fell 1.2 percent from the previous year, marking the first decline since 2016, as the nation got hit by natural disasters.More >>
    Japan has recorded a trade surplus for September of $1.2 billion, but exports fell 1.2 percent from the previous year, marking the first decline since 2016, as the nation got hit by natural disasters.More >>
  • Shanghai airport automates check-in with facial recognition

    Shanghai airport automates check-in with facial recognition

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 13:26:10 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:43:29 GMT
    Shanghai's Hongqiao airport has unveiled an automated flight check-in system powered by facial recognition technology, as China pushes to integrate biometrics into daily life.More >>
    Shanghai's Hongqiao airport has unveiled an automated flight check-in system powered by facial recognition technology, as China pushes to integrate biometrics into daily life.More >>
  • Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

    Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:38:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:33:59 GMT
    (Paul Daly/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, Thomas Clarke poses for a photo outside his cannabis store, THC Distribution, in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Canada ...(Paul Daly/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, Thomas Clarke poses for a photo outside his cannabis store, THC Distribution, in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Canada ...
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.More >>
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.More >>
  • US housing starts sank 5.3 percent in September

    US housing starts sank 5.3 percent in September

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-10-17 12:38:11 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:19:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE- In this Aug. 30, 2018, file photo a workers toil on a new home under construction in Denver. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in September.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE- In this Aug. 30, 2018, file photo a workers toil on a new home under construction in Denver. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in September.
    US home construction sank 5.3 percent in September as mortgage rates have climbed.More >>
    US home construction sank 5.3 percent in September as mortgage rates have climbed.More >>
  • Trump starts leaving postal union in latest anti-China move

    Trump starts leaving postal union in latest anti-China move

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:48:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:19:32 GMT
    President Donald Trump is initiating the process of leaving the Universal Post Union Wednesday, which sets flat rates for international postage.More >>
    President Donald Trump is initiating the process of leaving the Universal Post Union Wednesday, which sets flat rates for international postage.More >>
  • UK, EU agree to take more Brexit time after no-result summit

    UK, EU agree to take more Brexit time after no-result summit

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-10-17 08:07:58 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:33:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Council President Donald Tusk touches his eyebrow after delivering a statement during a joint news conference following a Tripartite Social Summit roundtable at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Tuesday,...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Council President Donald Tusk touches his eyebrow after delivering a statement during a joint news conference following a Tripartite Social Summit roundtable at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Tuesday,...
    European Union leaders are converging on Brussels for what had been billed as a "moment of truth" Brexit summit but which now holds little promise for a breakthrough.More >>
    European Union leaders are converging on Brussels for what had been billed as a "moment of truth" Brexit summit but which now holds little promise for a breakthrough.More >>
  • Vietnam frees popular blogger on condition she leave for US

    Vietnam frees popular blogger on condition she leave for US

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-10-18 01:38:31 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:33:02 GMT
    (Tien Minh/ Vietnam News Agency via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, center, a prominent Vietnamese blogger, stands trial in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. Vietnam has freed a well...(Tien Minh/ Vietnam News Agency via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, center, a prominent Vietnamese blogger, stands trial in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. Vietnam has freed a well...
    Vietnam has freed a well-known blogger, "Mother Mushroom," after two years in prison on the condition that she leave for the United States.More >>
    Vietnam has freed a well-known blogger, "Mother Mushroom," after two years in prison on the condition that she leave for the United States.More >>
  • US criticizes EU for moving too slowly in trade talks

    US criticizes EU for moving too slowly in trade talks

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:28:18 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:15:05 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross says the EU is moving too slowly in trade talks and is warning that President Donald Trump's patience with the Europeans might soon run out.More >>
    U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross says the EU is moving too slowly in trade talks and is warning that President Donald Trump's patience with the Europeans might soon run out.More >>
  • Insurer Anthem will pay record $16M for massive data breach

    Insurer Anthem will pay record $16M for massive data breach

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:45:24 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-10-18 06:11:27 GMT
    Insurer Anthem agrees to pay $16 million in data breach that exposed sensitive information of 79 million people.More >>
    Insurer Anthem agrees to pay $16 million in data breach that exposed sensitive information of 79 million people.More >>
  • Asia shares sag after retreat on Wall St, weaker Japan data

    Asia shares sag after retreat on Wall St, weaker Japan data

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:08:16 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-10-18 06:09:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 2, 2018, file photo trader Sal Suarino works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 2, 2018, file photo trader Sal Suarino works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 17.
    US stocks have mostly recovered from a sharp early loss as gains for banks cancel out losses from other sectors including retailers and technology companies.More >>
    US stocks have mostly recovered from a sharp early loss as gains for banks cancel out losses from other sectors including retailers and technology companies.More >>
  • What to watch for in first Heitkamp-Cramer debate

    What to watch for in first Heitkamp-Cramer debate

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:00:51 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:31:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows North Dakota Senate candidates, Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, left, during a campaign stop in Grand Forks, and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer at a campaign stop in Fa...(AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows North Dakota Senate candidates, Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, left, during a campaign stop in Grand Forks, and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer at a campaign stop in Fa...
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control.More >>
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control.More >>
  • Trump administration won't brand China currency manipulator

    Trump administration won't brand China currency manipulator

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:08:22 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:11:46 GMT
    Administration decides not to cite China as currency manipulator but puts 6 nations on watch list.More >>
    Administration decides not to cite China as currency manipulator but puts 6 nations on watch list.More >>
  • Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

    Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:48:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:32:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are...
    With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to balance budgets if they control Congress after...More >>
    With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to balance budgets if they control Congress after the midterms.More >>
  • The Latest: May says UK, EU need 'courage, trust' on Brexit

    The Latest: May says UK, EU need 'courage, trust' on Brexit

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:08 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:08:03 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:18:52 GMT
    (PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the House of Commons, London, with an update on the latest developments in the Brexit negotiations, Monday Oct. 15, 2018.(PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the House of Commons, London, with an update on the latest developments in the Brexit negotiations, Monday Oct. 15, 2018.
    The European Union is playing down the importance of a U.S. announcement that it will pursue a trade deal with Britain, noting London cannot negotiate such pacts until it leaves the bloc.More >>
    The European Union is playing down the importance of a U.S. announcement that it will pursue a trade deal with Britain, noting London cannot negotiate such pacts until it leaves the bloc.More >>
  • Beaches closed on the French Riviera due to oil pellets

    Beaches closed on the French Riviera due to oil pellets

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:48:14 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:25:01 GMT
    (Benoit Emile/Marine Nationale via AP, file). FILE - In this file photo provided Monday Oct.8, 2018 by the Marine Nationale, a Tunisian ship and a Cypriot ship are seen after a collision in the Mediterranean Sea north of Corsica island. France’s Ecolog...(Benoit Emile/Marine Nationale via AP, file). FILE - In this file photo provided Monday Oct.8, 2018 by the Marine Nationale, a Tunisian ship and a Cypriot ship are seen after a collision in the Mediterranean Sea north of Corsica island. France’s Ecolog...
    France's Ecology ministry said oil pellets have reached beaches near Saint-Tropez on the French Riviera on Wednesday, ten days after two cargo ships collided north of the island of Corsica.More >>
    France's Ecology ministry said oil pellets have reached beaches near Saint-Tropez on the French Riviera on Wednesday, ten days after two cargo ships collided north of the island of Corsica.More >>
  • Turkmenistan opens $3.4 billion chemical plant

    Turkmenistan opens $3.4 billion chemical plant

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:38:45 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:27:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Vershinin). Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov applauds as he attends an opening ceremony of a chemical plant that cost $3.4 billion to build, its latest effort to diversity its gas-dependent economy, in Kiyanly, Tu...(AP Photo/Alexander Vershinin). Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov applauds as he attends an opening ceremony of a chemical plant that cost $3.4 billion to build, its latest effort to diversity its gas-dependent economy, in Kiyanly, Tu...
    The Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan has opened a $3.4 billion chemicals plants in its latest effort to diversity its gas-dependent economy.More >>
    The Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan has opened a $3.4 billion chemicals plants in its latest effort to diversity its gas-dependent economy.More >>
  • Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent

    Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:28:41 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:23:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their budgets for next year by 5 percent, dubbing it the "nickel plan.".More >>
    President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their budgets for next year by 5 percent, dubbing it the "nickel plan.".More >>
  • US regulators lift strict oversight of Prudential

    US regulators lift strict oversight of Prudential

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:28:19 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:23:15 GMT
    US regulators remove strict oversight of Prudential, ending restrictions imposed after 2008 financial crisis.More >>
    US regulators remove strict oversight of Prudential, ending restrictions imposed after 2008 financial crisis.More >>
  • Stocks head lower, giving back some of a big rally

    Stocks head lower, giving back some of a big rally

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:28:13 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:07:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 2, 2018, file photo trader Sal Suarino works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 2, 2018, file photo trader Sal Suarino works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Oct. 17.
    US stocks are lower after a big rally the day before, with homebuilders and home improvement retailers falling after the Commerce Department said construction of new homes fell in September.More >>
    US stocks are lower after a big rally the day before, with homebuilders and home improvement retailers falling after the Commerce Department said construction of new homes fell in September.More >>
  • Netflix shares jump 6 percent on strong subscriber growth

    Netflix shares jump 6 percent on strong subscriber growth

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 13:48:06 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:07:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Netflix app on an iPad in Baltimore. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- This March 19, 2018, file photo shows the Netflix app on an iPad in Baltimore. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16.
    Netflix shares are jumping 6 percent at the opening of trading after the company reported a big increase in subscribers.More >>
    Netflix shares are jumping 6 percent at the opening of trading after the company reported a big increase in subscribers.More >>
  • World markets steady after earnings-driven rally

    World markets steady after earnings-driven rally

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 06:48:28 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:04 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:04:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader works at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Asian markets rose on Wednesday, bolstered by robust U.S. corporate earnings and ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader works at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Asian markets rose on Wednesday, bolstered by robust U.S. corporate earnings and ...
    Asian shares climb as strong US corporate earnings, data dull concern over softening growth.More >>
    Asian shares climb as strong US corporate earnings, data dull concern over softening growth.More >>
  • US tops revised competiveness ranking for 1st time since '08

    US tops revised competiveness ranking for 1st time since '08

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:16:06 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:56:12 GMT
    Organizers of the annual Davos conference say the U.S. is atop their list of the world's most competitive economies for the first time in a decade, reflecting a new methodology and long-term factors more than...More >>
    Organizers of the annual Davos conference say the U.S. is atop their list of the world's most competitive economies for the first time in a decade, reflecting a new methodology and long-term factors more than recent policies of the Trump administration.More >>
  • Swallowing $16B purchase of Flipkart, Walmart cuts outlook

    Swallowing $16B purchase of Flipkart, Walmart cuts outlook

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:55:42 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:56:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE- In this Feb. 22, 2018, file photo, a shopper loads her car after shopping at a Walmart in Pittsburgh. Walmart trimmed its annual profit outlook citing the $16 billion acquisition of the Indian online retailer Flip...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE- In this Feb. 22, 2018, file photo, a shopper loads her car after shopping at a Walmart in Pittsburgh. Walmart trimmed its annual profit outlook citing the $16 billion acquisition of the Indian online retailer Flip...
    Walmart cuts outlook, citing $16 billion deal for online retailer in India, but says quarterly online sales growth will slow.More >>
    Walmart cuts outlook, citing $16 billion deal for online retailer in India, but says quarterly online sales growth will slow.More >>
  • Biggest Nordic bank accused of money laundering

    Biggest Nordic bank accused of money laundering

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:48:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:34:46 GMT
    Kremlin critic Bill Browder has asked Nordic authorities to investigate whether up to $175 million of potentially illicit funds have flowed through the region's largest bank, Nordea.More >>
    Kremlin critic Bill Browder has asked Nordic authorities to investigate whether up to $175 million of potentially illicit funds have flowed through the region's largest bank, Nordea.More >>
  • Russian and Egyptian presidents sign partnership treaty

    Russian and Egyptian presidents sign partnership treaty

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:08 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:08:13 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:34:30 GMT
    (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, foreground right, and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, foreground left, talk with local people during their meeting on embankment of the Olympic Park in t...(Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, foreground right, and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, foreground left, talk with local people during their meeting on embankment of the Olympic Park in t...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is hosting his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi for talks focusing on ways to boost trade between the two nations.More >>
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is hosting his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi for talks focusing on ways to boost trade between the two nations.More >>
  • Trump escalates his attacks on Fed: 'My biggest threat'

    Trump escalates his attacks on Fed: 'My biggest threat'

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:05:54 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:20:49 GMT
    (CBS via AP). This image taken from video provided by CBS shows President Donald Trump, left, with Lesley Stahl during the taping of an interview for "60 Minutes" that aired on Sunday, Oct. 14.  President Trump reached 11.7 million viewers for his "60 ...(CBS via AP). This image taken from video provided by CBS shows President Donald Trump, left, with Lesley Stahl during the taping of an interview for "60 Minutes" that aired on Sunday, Oct. 14. President Trump reached 11.7 million viewers for his "60 ...
    Trump launches new round of criticism at Federal Reserve, saying it is 'my biggest threat'.More >>
    Trump launches new round of criticism at Federal Reserve, saying it is 'my biggest threat'.More >>
  • United 3Q profit up 30 percent as it recoups fuel costs

    United 3Q profit up 30 percent as it recoups fuel costs

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:46:18 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:20:41 GMT
    United Airlines third quarter profit soared 30 percent as the airline boosted average fares to recover higher fuel costs.More >>
    United Airlines third quarter profit soared 30 percent as the airline boosted average fares to recover higher fuel costs.More >>
  • The Latest: IMF's chief Lagarde defers Mideast trip

    The Latest: IMF's chief Lagarde defers Mideast trip

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-10-16 07:05:34 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:14:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Cleaning personnel wait to enter Saudi Arabia's Consulate in Istanbul, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Turkey says an "inspection" of the consulate is expected to take place later on Monday, nearly two weeks after Saudi journalis...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Cleaning personnel wait to enter Saudi Arabia's Consulate in Istanbul, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Turkey says an "inspection" of the consulate is expected to take place later on Monday, nearly two weeks after Saudi journalis...
    The Latest: Secretary of State Pompeo lands in Saudi Arabia to meet with king over Saudi writer's disappearance.More >>
    The Latest: Secretary of State Pompeo lands in Saudi Arabia to meet with king over Saudi writer's disappearance.More >>
  • Uber driver charged with kidnapping New York woman

    Uber driver charged with kidnapping New York woman

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:27:53 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:09:10 GMT
    (Photo Courtesy of the FBI, via AP). Harbir Parmar is seen in this photo provided by the FBI, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 in New York. Parmar, an Uber driver, was charged in U.S. District Court with kidnapping. According to federal authorities, Parmar kidna...(Photo Courtesy of the FBI, via AP). Harbir Parmar is seen in this photo provided by the FBI, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 in New York. Parmar, an Uber driver, was charged in U.S. District Court with kidnapping. According to federal authorities, Parmar kidna...
    Authorities say an Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, groped her then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut.More >>
    Authorities say an Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, groped her then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut.More >>
  • Asian shares climb on strong US corporate earnings, data

    Asian shares climb on strong US corporate earnings, data

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:15:45 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:10 AM EDT2018-10-17 10:10:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo trader Thomas Ferrigno works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Oct. 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo trader Thomas Ferrigno works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Oct. 16.
    Global stocks are rising after strong results from US companies including health care companies Johnson & Johnson and UnitedHealth and investment banks Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.More >>
    Global stocks are rising after strong results from US companies including health care companies Johnson & Johnson and UnitedHealth and investment banks Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.More >>
  • Saudis have a $6 million lobbying payroll despite departures

    Saudis have a $6 million lobbying payroll despite departures

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:48:22 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:41:59 GMT
    Saudi Arabia is paying influential lobbyists, lawyers and public relations experts nearly $6 million a year to engage U.S. officials and promote the Middle East nation.More >>
    Saudi Arabia is paying influential lobbyists, lawyers and public relations experts nearly $6 million a year to engage U.S. officials and promote the Middle East nation.More >>
  • Sears' bankruptcy will have ripple effect, not all of it bad

    Sears' bankruptcy will have ripple effect, not all of it bad

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:30:48 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:39 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:39:18 GMT
    Sears' Chapter 11 bankruptcy will have a ripple effect but not all of it will be bad.More >>
    Sears' Chapter 11 bankruptcy will have a ripple effect but not all of it will be bad.More >>
  • Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered Saudi journalist

    Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered Saudi journalist

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:44:52 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:33:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a Saudi trader is seen on a stock market monitor in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi stock market sharply fell Sunday after President Donald Trump threatened "severe pu...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a Saudi trader is seen on a stock market monitor in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi stock market sharply fell Sunday after President Donald Trump threatened "severe pu...
    Saudi Arabia says it will respond to threats with tough measures as the US presses for more info about missing Saudi writer.More >>
    Saudi Arabia says it will respond to threats with tough measures as the US presses for more info about missing Saudi writer.More >>
  • As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:05:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:33:18 GMT
    (Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...(Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US.More >>
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US.More >>
  • Canada to pardon pot possession as it legalizes marijuana

    Canada to pardon pot possession as it legalizes marijuana

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:17:48 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:32:10 GMT
    (Stephen MacGillivray/The Canadian Press via AP). Brian Harriman, Cannabis NB president and CEO, speaks with media inside a Cannabis NB retail store in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(Stephen MacGillivray/The Canadian Press via AP). Brian Harriman, Cannabis NB president and CEO, speaks with media inside a Cannabis NB retail store in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    Canada is about to become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.More >>
    Canada is about to become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.More >>
  • Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:26:35 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:54:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More >>
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More >>
  • Investigators search Opel premises in diesel emissions probe

    Investigators search Opel premises in diesel emissions probe

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:35:29 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:59 PM EDT2018-10-17 00:59:19 GMT
    Prosecutors say law enforcement officials have conducted searches at German automaker Opel as part of an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions.More >>
    Prosecutors say law enforcement officials have conducted searches at German automaker Opel as part of an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions.More >>
  • US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs

    US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:26:37 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:48:24 GMT
    (Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News via AP). President Donald Trump raises his fist to chants of "USA" during a visit Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to Lynn Haven, Fla., to see storm damage and recovery efforts following Hurricane Michael. Trump marve...(Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News via AP). President Donald Trump raises his fist to chants of "USA" during a visit Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to Lynn Haven, Fla., to see storm damage and recovery efforts following Hurricane Michael. Trump marve...
    President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum are jeopardizing an export deal with South Africa worth millions of dollars to American chicken farmers.More >>
    President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum are jeopardizing an export deal with South Africa worth millions of dollars to American chicken farmers.More >>
  • Trump criticizes Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

    Trump criticizes Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:45:57 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:08:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump is criticizing the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates too quickly.More >>
    President Donald Trump is criticizing the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates too quickly.More >>
  • How DC unleashed fossil-fuel exports despite climate worries

    How DC unleashed fossil-fuel exports despite climate worries

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:25:36 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:56:23 GMT
    (AP photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, workers tend to oil pump jacks behind a natural gas flare near Watford City, N.D. Since Donald Trump took office, America’s exports of liquid natural gas and crude oil have surged, ri...(AP photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, workers tend to oil pump jacks behind a natural gas flare near Watford City, N.D. Since Donald Trump took office, America’s exports of liquid natural gas and crude oil have surged, ri...
    On oil and gas exports, Trump administration took cues from Obama officials.More >>
    On oil and gas exports, Trump administration took cues from Obama officials.More >>
  • Goldman, Morgan report strong 3Q profits; shares jump

    Goldman, Morgan report strong 3Q profits; shares jump

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:45:58 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:46:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2016, file photo, the logo for Goldman Sachs appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2016, file photo, the logo for Goldman Sachs appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley each report 3Q profits beating analysts' expectations, helped by strong performance in trading operations and strong deal making.More >>
    Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley each report 3Q profits beating analysts' expectations, helped by strong performance in trading operations and strong deal making.More >>
  • Japanese bank Nomura to pay $480M for role in housing crisis

    Japanese bank Nomura to pay $480M for role in housing crisis

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:46:31 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:36:27 GMT
    Japanese bank Nomura to pay $480 million to US authorities for its alleged role in the housing market bubble.More >>
    Japanese bank Nomura to pay $480 million to US authorities for its alleged role in the housing market bubble.More >>
  • Macron seeks new start in French govt reshuffle in TV speech

    Macron seeks new start in French govt reshuffle in TV speech

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-10-16 08:15:30 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:11:52 GMT
    French president Emmanuel Macron has named a key political ally as interior minister in an expected cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday.More >>
    French president Emmanuel Macron has named a key political ally as interior minister in an expected cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday.More >>
  • US employers post record number of open jobs in August

    US employers post record number of open jobs in August

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:36:33 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:36:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE- In this July 17, 2018, file photo, a sign outside a business in Salem, N.H. says "Now Hiring." On Tuesday, Oct. 16, the Labor Department reports on job openings and labor turnover for August.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE- In this July 17, 2018, file photo, a sign outside a business in Salem, N.H. says "Now Hiring." On Tuesday, Oct. 16, the Labor Department reports on job openings and labor turnover for August.
    US employers post record number of open jobs in August; hiring also reaches record high.More >>
    US employers post record number of open jobs in August; hiring also reaches record high.More >>
  • US industrial production climbed 0.3 percent in September

    US industrial production climbed 0.3 percent in September

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 13:25:47 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:16:41 GMT
    Storm-proof: US industrial production climbed 0.3 percent in September despite Hurricane Florence.More >>
    Storm-proof: US industrial production climbed 0.3 percent in September despite Hurricane Florence.More >>
  • After men's razors, Harry's launches shaving brand for women

    After men's razors, Harry's launches shaving brand for women

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:25:27 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:56:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, photo Brittania Boey, left, and Allie Melnick, right, leaders behind Harry's new shaving and body care brand Flamingo pose for a photo in New York. The company behind men’s shaving brand Harr...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, photo Brittania Boey, left, and Allie Melnick, right, leaders behind Harry's new shaving and body care brand Flamingo pose for a photo in New York. The company behind men’s shaving brand Harr...
    Harry's invites women to talk about hair with new shaving and body care brand Flamingo.More >>
    Harry's invites women to talk about hair with new shaving and body care brand Flamingo.More >>
  • US targets network backing Iran's use of child soldiers

    US targets network backing Iran's use of child soldiers

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:15:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:40:43 GMT
    Treasury is targeting a network of businesses that provide financial support to a paramilitary force in Iran that allegedly trains and deploys child soldiers to fight with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.More >>
    Treasury is targeting a network of businesses that provide financial support to a paramilitary force in Iran that allegedly trains and deploys child soldiers to fight with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.More >>
  • Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its day

    Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its day

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:05:48 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:21:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). An American flag flies above a Sears department store sign in Hackensack, N.J., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). An American flag flies above a Sears department store sign in Hackensack, N.J., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.
    How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.More >>
    How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.More >>
  • Risk of streaming fatigue as Walmart, AT&T, Disney join fray

    Risk of streaming fatigue as Walmart, AT&T, Disney join fray

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:12:48 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:07 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:07:11 GMT
    As Walmart, AT&T and Disney join stalwarts such as Netflix in streaming video and creating original shows, the plethora of new services creates a risk for streaming fatigue.More >>
    As Walmart, AT&T and Disney join stalwarts such as Netflix in streaming video and creating original shows, the plethora of new services creates a risk for streaming fatigue.More >>
  • Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

    Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:35:03 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:07:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns.More >>
    Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns.More >>
  • Prescription drugs, lower taxes, power J&J 3Q beat

    Prescription drugs, lower taxes, power J&J 3Q beat

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-10-16 11:05:34 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:06:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - This Sept. 13, 2016, file photo, shows a selection of Johnson & Johnson brand first aid products arranged for a photo in Surfside, Fla. Johnson & Johnson reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - This Sept. 13, 2016, file photo, shows a selection of Johnson & Johnson brand first aid products arranged for a photo in Surfside, Fla. Johnson & Johnson reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    Johnson & Johnson edges out profit and revenue expectations for the third quarter, raises profit outlook as domestic sales rise.More >>
    Johnson & Johnson edges out profit and revenue expectations for the third quarter, raises profit outlook as domestic sales rise.More >>
  • How to check what Facebook hackers accessed in your account

    How to check what Facebook hackers accessed in your account

    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:24:21 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:47:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook says hackers accessed data from 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks ago.(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook says hackers accessed data from 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks ago.
    Could hackers have been able to see the last person you cyberstalked, or the party photo you were tagged in?.More >>
    Could hackers have been able to see the last person you cyberstalked, or the party photo you were tagged in?.More >>
  • Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 01:05:25 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:21:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2001 file photo, Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen appears in a suite in the team's stadium in Seattle. Allen, billionaire owner of the Trail Blazers and the Seattle Seahawks and Microsoft co-fo...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2001 file photo, Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen appears in a suite in the team's stadium in Seattle. Allen, billionaire owner of the Trail Blazers and the Seattle Seahawks and Microsoft co-fo...
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates and went on to become a billionaire philanthropist, has died.More >>
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates and went on to become a billionaire philanthropist, has died.More >>
  • China wants to deepen economic ties in 16 European nations

    China wants to deepen economic ties in 16 European nations

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:26:04 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:55:47 GMT
    An official says China wants to further boost cooperation with central and eastern Europe where it is already financing infrastructure and other projects as part of a wider bid to increase global influence.More >>
    An official says China wants to further boost cooperation with central and eastern Europe where it is already financing infrastructure and other projects as part of a wider bid to increase global influence.More >>
  • The Latest: Tusk says new thinking required in Brexit talks

    The Latest: Tusk says new thinking required in Brexit talks

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:45:42 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:51:30 GMT
    (PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the House of Commons, London, with an update on the latest developments in the Brexit negotiations, Monday Oct. 15, 2018.(PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the House of Commons, London, with an update on the latest developments in the Brexit negotiations, Monday Oct. 15, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged her divided Cabinet to back her as Brexit negotiations with the European Union go down to the wire.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged her divided Cabinet to back her as Brexit negotiations with the European Union go down to the wire.More >>
  • US retail sales edged up in September

    US retail sales edged up in September

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 12:55:23 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:46:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE- In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo a customer shops at a Target department store in Pembroke Pines, Fla. On Monday, Oct. 15, the Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales data for September.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE- In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo a customer shops at a Target department store in Pembroke Pines, Fla. On Monday, Oct. 15, the Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales data for September.
    US retail sales edge up scant 0.1 percent in September, matching weak August performance.More >>
    US retail sales edge up scant 0.1 percent in September, matching weak August performance.More >>
  • Facebook says it purged more than 800 spam accounts, pages

    Facebook says it purged more than 800 spam accounts, pages

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:43:28 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:20:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2013, file photo, the Facebook "like" symbol is on display on a sign outside the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook says it has purged more than 800 U.S. pages and accounts...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2013, file photo, the Facebook "like" symbol is on display on a sign outside the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook says it has purged more than 800 U.S. pages and accounts...
    Facebook says it has purged more than 800 U.S. pages and accounts for spamming users with garbage links and clickbait.More >>
    Facebook says it has purged more than 800 U.S. pages and accounts for spamming users with garbage links and clickbait.More >>
  • Chinese vaccine maker fined $1.3 billion after scandal

    Chinese vaccine maker fined $1.3 billion after scandal

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:25:36 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 13:26:27 GMT
    Chinese vaccine maker fined $1.3 billion after scandal.More >>
    Chinese vaccine maker fined $1.3 billion after scandal.More >>
  • Europe warns of revolt if Italy draft budget accepted

    Europe warns of revolt if Italy draft budget accepted

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 07:45:39 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 13:26:20 GMT
    Investors have reacted with calm to the new Italian budget draft that delivers on electoral promises to restore pensions to thousands whose retirement age had been pushed back and the creation of a basic salary for...More >>
    Investors have reacted with calm to the new Italian budget draft that delivers on electoral promises to restore pensions to thousands whose retirement age had been pushed back and the creation of a basic salary for some job-seekers.More >>
  • High-flying tech stocks at forefront of Wall Street's slump

    High-flying tech stocks at forefront of Wall Street's slump

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-10-11 07:19:43 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-10-16 13:20:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Specialist Meric Greenbaum works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. Stocks are extending their slump on Wall Street, led by drops in big technology companies, as rising bond yield...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Specialist Meric Greenbaum works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. Stocks are extending their slump on Wall Street, led by drops in big technology companies, as rising bond yield...
    Rising interest rates are weighing on high-flying tech stocks that have led the way for much of Wall Street's bull market run.More >>
    Rising interest rates are weighing on high-flying tech stocks that have led the way for much of Wall Street's bull market run.More >>
  • Global stocks rise amid strong earnings reports

    Global stocks rise amid strong earnings reports

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 07:45:41 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-10-16 13:16:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). An investor sits at private stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday, though Chinese benchmarks fell after the government...(AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). An investor sits at private stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday, though Chinese benchmarks fell after the government...
    Asian shares gain on hopes for thaw in China trade tensions, but inflation drags on Chinese benchmarks.More >>
    Asian shares gain on hopes for thaw in China trade tensions, but inflation drags on Chinese benchmarks.More >>
  • UnitedHealth beats all around in 3Q, raises outlook again

    UnitedHealth beats all around in 3Q, raises outlook again

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:35:44 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:46:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - This Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows part of the UnitedHealth Group, Inc. campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - This Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows part of the UnitedHealth Group, Inc. campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    UnitedHealth posts better-than-expected profits and revenue for the third quarter, ups outlook on strong insurance trends.More >>
    UnitedHealth posts better-than-expected profits and revenue for the third quarter, ups outlook on strong insurance trends.More >>
  • US budget deficit hits highest level in 6 years

    US budget deficit hits highest level in 6 years

    Monday, October 15 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:25:43 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:46:14 GMT
    The federal budget deficit has surged to $779 billion in fiscal 2018.More >>
    The federal budget deficit has surged to $779 billion in fiscal 2018.More >>
  • Audi fined $925 million in Germany over diesel emissions

    Audi fined $925 million in Germany over diesel emissions

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:55:34 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:46:07 GMT
    German authorities have fined luxury automaker Audi 800 million euros ($925 million) for selling cars with excessive diesel emissions..More >>
    German authorities have fined luxury automaker Audi 800 million euros ($925 million) for selling cars with excessive diesel emissions..More >>
  • Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

    Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:26:11 GMT
    Global payments companies hit deadline for keeping data inside India.More >>
    Global payments companies hit deadline for keeping data inside India.More >>
  • Irish border dispute looms large over the UK-EU Brexit talks

    Irish border dispute looms large over the UK-EU Brexit talks

    Monday, October 15 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:15:13 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-10-16 11:16:30 GMT
    (Jack Taylor/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt walks with Slovakian Europe Minister Frantisek Ruzickas, left, during a walk in the grounds of Chevening House, in Sevenoaks, England, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Hunt played host to E...(Jack Taylor/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt walks with Slovakian Europe Minister Frantisek Ruzickas, left, during a walk in the grounds of Chevening House, in Sevenoaks, England, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Hunt played host to E...
    Britain's foreign secretary is cautiously optimistic that the U.K. and the European Union will secure an agreement on Britain leaving the bloc although perhaps not at an EU summit this week.More >>
    Britain's foreign secretary is cautiously optimistic that the U.K. and the European Union will secure an agreement on Britain leaving the bloc although perhaps not at an EU summit this week.More >>
  • West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

    West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:25:22 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:38:08 GMT
    The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia.More >>
    The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia.More >>
  • Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

    Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:26:01 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:17:26 GMT
    Global payments companies hit deadline for keeping data inside India.More >>
    Global payments companies hit deadline for keeping data inside India.More >>
  • The Amazon of its day, Sears' woes were years in the making

    The Amazon of its day, Sears' woes were years in the making

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:05:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:08:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). A sign for a Sears department store is displayed in Hackensack, N.J., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). A sign for a Sears department store is displayed in Hackensack, N.J., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.
    How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.More >>
    How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.More >>
  • Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:08:10 GMT
    Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January.More >>
    Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January.More >>
  • California utilities shut off power amid wildfire concerns

    California utilities shut off power amid wildfire concerns

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:35:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:21:00 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer /The Orange County Register via AP). Authorities access the damage after a woman was killed after a large eucalyptus tree toppled and smashed onto a car she was inside of in the driveway of her home in Tustin, Calif. during the heavy San...(Mindy Schauer /The Orange County Register via AP). Authorities access the damage after a woman was killed after a large eucalyptus tree toppled and smashed onto a car she was inside of in the driveway of her home in Tustin, Calif. during the heavy San...
    Concerned about downed power lines sparking wildfires, a major California utility for the first time cut power to tens of thousands of customers amid high winds _ and other power providers were considering similar...More >>
    Concerned about downed power lines sparking wildfires, a major California utility for the first time cut power to tens of thousands of customers amid high winds _ and other power providers were considering similar action.More >>
  • AT&T's WarnerMedia to offer their own streaming service

    AT&T's WarnerMedia to offer their own streaming service

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-10-10 19:09:02 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:19:47 GMT
    AT&T and WarnerMedia are joining the ever-expanding list of streaming video services with their own product due to launch late next year.More >>
    AT&T and WarnerMedia are joining the ever-expanding list of streaming video services with their own product due to launch late next year.More >>
  • Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will solve dispute

    Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will solve dispute

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:35:19 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:16:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Oct. 15.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Oct. 15.
    US stocks are falling again as technology companies continue to take sharp losses and retailers fall after a disappointing report on retail sales in September.More >>
    US stocks are falling again as technology companies continue to take sharp losses and retailers fall after a disappointing report on retail sales in September.More >>
  • Jurors: Don't throw out $289M weed killer cancer verdict

    Jurors: Don't throw out $289M weed killer cancer verdict

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:35:16 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:58 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:58:25 GMT
    Jurors who found that Roundup weed killer contributed to a school groundskeeper's cancer are urging a San Francisco judge not to throw out the bulk of their $289 million award in his favor.More >>
    Jurors who found that Roundup weed killer contributed to a school groundskeeper's cancer are urging a San Francisco judge not to throw out the bulk of their $289 million award in his favor.More >>
  • Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:25:19 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-10-16 01:10:29 GMT
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died.More >>
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died.More >>
  • Dating site owner to repay $1 million to customers

    Dating site owner to repay $1 million to customers

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:35 PM EDT2018-10-16 00:35:20 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 8:35 PM EDT2018-10-16 00:35:20 GMT
    The company that owns Christian Mingle, Jdate and other online dating sites will pay a $500,000 fine and nearly $1 million in restitution to customers whose subscriptions were automatically renewed or who were...More >>
    The company that owns Christian Mingle, Jdate and other online dating sites will pay a $500,000 fine and nearly $1 million in restitution to customers whose subscriptions were automatically renewed or who were denied refunds when requested.More >>
  • Google's Waze expands carpooling service throughout US

    Google's Waze expands carpooling service throughout US

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-10-10 14:38:37 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:19:05 GMT
    Google's Waze app opens up pay-to-carpool service all US drivers, passengers.More >>
    Google's Waze app opens up pay-to-carpool service all US drivers, passengers.More >>
  • The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

    The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:55:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:16:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New York.  In a move announced Monday, Oct. 14, by the industry's largest t...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. In a move announced Monday, Oct. 14, by the industry's largest t...
    Federal government wants drugmakers to disclose list price of prescription drugs in TV commercials.More >>
    Federal government wants drugmakers to disclose list price of prescription drugs in TV commercials.More >>
  • Liz Weston: Should you pay off mortgage before you retire?

    Liz Weston: Should you pay off mortgage before you retire?

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-10-15 17:15:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:16:00 GMT
    (NerdWallet via AP, File). FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com.(NerdWallet via AP, File). FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com.
    Paying off your mortgage before retiring is usually ideal, but it's not always possible, so consider alternatives.More >>
    Paying off your mortgage before retiring is usually ideal, but it's not always possible, so consider alternatives.More >>
  • Bank of America 3Q profits rise 32 percent, beats forecasts

    Bank of America 3Q profits rise 32 percent, beats forecasts

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 11:55:07 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:06:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File). FILE- In this July 9, 2018, file photo a customer makes a transaction at a Bank of America ATM at the company's headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Bank of America Corp. reports earnings Monday, Oct. 15.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File). FILE- In this July 9, 2018, file photo a customer makes a transaction at a Bank of America ATM at the company's headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Bank of America Corp. reports earnings Monday, Oct. 15.
    Bank of America third-quarter profits rise by 32 percent from a year ago, as the bank was able to charge more for loans and also benefited from a much lower tax rate.More >>
    Bank of America third-quarter profits rise by 32 percent from a year ago, as the bank was able to charge more for loans and also benefited from a much lower tax rate.More >>
  • Shareholders must vote on Musk's return as Tesla chairman

    Shareholders must vote on Musk's return as Tesla chairman

    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:43:50 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:59 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:59:24 GMT
    If Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to return as chairman, shareholders will have to vote on it.More >>
    If Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to return as chairman, shareholders will have to vote on it.More >>
  • The Latest: Austria's Kurz sees border as Brexit 'tactic'

    The Latest: Austria's Kurz sees border as Brexit 'tactic'

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 09:05:05 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorne Cook). In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, a sign in a parking lot of a cemetery reads: "No EU border in Ireland" near Carrickcarnan, Ireland, just next to the Jonesborough Parish church in Northern Ireland. The land around...(AP Photo/Lorne Cook). In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, a sign in a parking lot of a cemetery reads: "No EU border in Ireland" near Carrickcarnan, Ireland, just next to the Jonesborough Parish church in Northern Ireland. The land around...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a Brexit crisis, with her political allies insisting they will scuttle a divorce deal with the European Union over the issue of the Irish border.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a Brexit crisis, with her political allies insisting they will scuttle a divorce deal with the European Union over the issue of the Irish border.More >>
  • Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-10-11 12:51:55 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:48:35 GMT
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher.More >>
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher.More >>
  • Slight increase in Medicare's outpatient 'Part B' premium

    Slight increase in Medicare's outpatient 'Part B' premium

    Friday, October 12 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-10-12 16:13:23 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:16:58 GMT
    Medicare 'Part B' premium for outpatient care will rise by just $1.50 a month next year.More >>
    Medicare 'Part B' premium for outpatient care will rise by just $1.50 a month next year.More >>
  • Massachusetts MGM casino earns $27M during 1st month open

    Massachusetts MGM casino earns $27M during 1st month open

    Monday, October 15 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:05:16 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:06:07 GMT
    MGM has earned $27 million from gambling after one full month of operation at its Massachusetts casino.More >>
    MGM has earned $27 million from gambling after one full month of operation at its Massachusetts casino.More >>
  • Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

    Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:34:53 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:26:57 GMT
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.More >>
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.More >>
  • Business sales have healthy gain, prices up over 11 percent

    Business sales have healthy gain, prices up over 11 percent

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:55:05 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:16:14 GMT
    Sales of small businesses had a healthy gain in the third quarter.More >>
    Sales of small businesses had a healthy gain in the third quarter.More >>
  • California judge mulls new trial in $289M Roundup award

    California judge mulls new trial in $289M Roundup award

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-10-10 04:50:41 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:30:24 GMT
    A San Francisco jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer will face its first court test.More >>
    A San Francisco jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer will face its first court test.More >>
  • 2 journalists face jail over criticism of US pastor's trial

    2 journalists face jail over criticism of US pastor's trial

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:05:46 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:08:06 GMT
    Two Turkish journalists have been charged with insulting the Turkish nation and institutions for suggesting that a Turkish court may have taken government instructions when ruling in the case against an American...More >>
    Two Turkish journalists have been charged with insulting the Turkish nation and institutions for suggesting that a Turkish court may have taken government instructions when ruling in the case against an American pastor.More >>
  • Supreme Court won't take up lead paint issue from California

    Supreme Court won't take up lead paint issue from California

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:15:03 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:45:48 GMT
    The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that required paint companies to fund the removal of lead paint from California homes.More >>
    The Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that required paint companies to fund the removal of lead paint from California homes.More >>
  • Correction: Gas Explosions story

    Correction: Gas Explosions story

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:53:38 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:25:24 GMT
    Federal investigators are confirming that over pressurized natural gas lines were the source of a series of explosions and fires in communities north of Boston last month.More >>
    Federal investigators are confirming that over pressurized natural gas lines were the source of a series of explosions and fires in communities north of Boston last month.More >>
  • Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 06:14:40 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:21:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
  • Report: Bullying, harassment rife at UK Parliament

    Report: Bullying, harassment rife at UK Parliament

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 12:45:02 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:05:36 GMT
    An independent report says Britain's House of Commons is a sometimes dysfunctional workplace in which bullying and sexual harassment have long been "tolerated and concealed.".More >>
    An independent report says Britain's House of Commons is a sometimes dysfunctional workplace in which bullying and sexual harassment have long been "tolerated and concealed.".More >>
  • Merkel vows to restore Germans' confidence in government

    Merkel vows to restore Germans' confidence in government

    Monday, October 15 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:35:11 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:46:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Horst Seehofer, German Interior Minister and Chairman of the Christian Social Union, CSU, arrives for a statement in the state parliament in Munich, Germany, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, after his party lost in he Bavarian state ...(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Horst Seehofer, German Interior Minister and Chairman of the Christian Social Union, CSU, arrives for a statement in the state parliament in Munich, Germany, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, after his party lost in he Bavarian state ...
    The leader of Angela Merkel's allies in Bavaria is vowing to support the German Chancellor's national government despite his party's poor result in regional elections Sunday.More >>
    The leader of Angela Merkel's allies in Bavaria is vowing to support the German Chancellor's national government despite his party's poor result in regional elections Sunday.More >>
  • Global stocks mostly slip on continuing global trade worries

    Global stocks mostly slip on continuing global trade worries

    Monday, October 15 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 06:55:07 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:36:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). A worker stands in front of an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank In Hong Kong, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Asian stocks slipped Monday, as investor worries continued about global trade tensions and prospect...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). A worker stands in front of an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank In Hong Kong, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Asian stocks slipped Monday, as investor worries continued about global trade tensions and prospect...
    Asian stocks are slipping as investor worries continue about global trade tensions and prospects for economic growth.More >>
    Asian stocks are slipping as investor worries continue about global trade tensions and prospects for economic growth.More >>
  • UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding

    UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding

    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-10-13 12:03:49 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:15:11 GMT
    (Toby Melville, Pool via AP). Britain's Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank leave St George's Chapel after their wedding at Windsor Castle, near London, England, Friday Oct. 12, 2018.(Toby Melville, Pool via AP). Britain's Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank leave St George's Chapel after their wedding at Windsor Castle, near London, England, Friday Oct. 12, 2018.
    The royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank was a big hit in terms of TV viewership.More >>
    The royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank was a big hit in terms of TV viewership.More >>
  • Who's Trump listen to on trade? Chinese ambassador at a loss

    Who's Trump listen to on trade? Chinese ambassador at a loss

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:54:53 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:55:49 GMT
    China's ambassador to the United States says he and other diplomats in Washington are having a hard time figuring out which trade advisers President Donald Trump listens to in his administration.More >>
    China's ambassador to the United States says he and other diplomats in Washington are having a hard time figuring out which trade advisers President Donald Trump listens to in his administration.More >>
  • Analysts: Florida insurers will survive hit from Michael

    Analysts: Florida insurers will survive hit from Michael

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:33:55 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:25:47 GMT
    (Bronte Wittpenn/Tampa Bay Times via AP). This aerial photo shows debris and destruction in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, after Hurricane Michael went through the area on Wednesday. Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town, was nearly obliterate...(Bronte Wittpenn/Tampa Bay Times via AP). This aerial photo shows debris and destruction in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, after Hurricane Michael went through the area on Wednesday. Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town, was nearly obliterate...
    Florida's disjointed property insurance system that relies almost exclusively on small and midsize companies will take a multi-billion dollar loss from Hurricane Michael, but has sufficient reserves and backups...More >>
    Florida's disjointed property insurance system that relies almost exclusively on small and midsize companies will take a multi-billion dollar loss from Hurricane Michael, but has sufficient reserves and backups that providers should be able to pay claims.More >>
  • Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

    Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

    Sunday, October 14 2018 5:04 AM EDT2018-10-14 09:04:18 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 11:15:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A security personnel stands at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple ...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A security personnel stands at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple ...
    The Saudi stock market has dropped more than 6.8 percent after President Donald Trump threatened "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
    The Saudi stock market has dropped more than 6.8 percent after President Donald Trump threatened "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
  • Defense contractors Harris, L3 Technologies to merge

    Defense contractors Harris, L3 Technologies to merge

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:24:42 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 11:15:32 GMT
    Harris Corp., L3 Technologies merging to form one of world's largest defense contractors.More >>
    Harris Corp., L3 Technologies merging to form one of world's largest defense contractors.More >>
  • The Latest: 'Intense effort' didn't seal UK-EU Brexit deal

    The Latest: 'Intense effort' didn't seal UK-EU Brexit deal

    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-10-14 16:24:32 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:55:23 GMT
    (Henry Nicholls/Pool via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May attends a roundtable meeting with business leaders whose companies are inaugural signatories of the Race at Work Charter at the Southbank Centre in London, Thursday Oct. 11, 2018.(Henry Nicholls/Pool via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May attends a roundtable meeting with business leaders whose companies are inaugural signatories of the Race at Work Charter at the Southbank Centre in London, Thursday Oct. 11, 2018.
    Ambassadors from the 27 European Union nations that are negotiating a Brexit deal with the United Kingdom are meeting late Sunday to assess progress in the talks.More >>
    Ambassadors from the 27 European Union nations that are negotiating a Brexit deal with the United Kingdom are meeting late Sunday to assess progress in the talks.More >>
  • Round of talks don't resolve Brexit problems ahead of summit

    Round of talks don't resolve Brexit problems ahead of summit

    Sunday, October 14 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-10-14 11:04:23 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:05:46 GMT
    (Henry Nicholls/Pool via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May attends a roundtable meeting with business leaders whose companies are inaugural signatories of the Race at Work Charter at the Southbank Centre in London, Thursday Oct. 11, 2018.(Henry Nicholls/Pool via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May attends a roundtable meeting with business leaders whose companies are inaugural signatories of the Race at Work Charter at the Southbank Centre in London, Thursday Oct. 11, 2018.
    Britain's former Brexit secretary is urging members of Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet to rebel against her proposed deal with the European Union over the terms of Britain's departure from the bloc.More >>
    Britain's former Brexit secretary is urging members of Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet to rebel against her proposed deal with the European Union over the terms of Britain's departure from the bloc.More >>
  • Pressured over missing writer, Saudi Arabia lashes out

    Pressured over missing writer, Saudi Arabia lashes out

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:05:43 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 2:34 AM EDT2018-10-15 06:34:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A security personnel looks out from the entrance of the Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Writer Jamal Khashoggi, vanished after he walked into the consulate on Oct. 2.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A security personnel looks out from the entrance of the Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Writer Jamal Khashoggi, vanished after he walked into the consulate on Oct. 2.
    Saudi King Salman and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have spoken by telephone over the disappearance and alleged killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
    Saudi King Salman and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have spoken by telephone over the disappearance and alleged killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
  • Asian stocks slip on continuing global trade worries

    Asian stocks slip on continuing global trade worries

    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:54:47 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 06:15:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 24, 2016, file photo, a man walks by the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 24, 2016, file photo, a man walks by the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
    Asian stocks are slipping as investor worries continue about global trade tensions and prospects for economic growth.More >>
    Asian stocks are slipping as investor worries continue about global trade tensions and prospects for economic growth.More >>
  • Irish border riddle confounds EU, UK as Brexit end nears

    Irish border riddle confounds EU, UK as Brexit end nears

    Sunday, October 14 2018 3:34 AM EDT2018-10-14 07:34:21 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:47:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorne Cook). In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, an Irish flag flies over the graves in a cemetery in Carrickcarnan, Ireland, just next to the the Jonesborough Parish located in Northern Ireland. The land around the small town of...(AP Photo/Lorne Cook). In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, an Irish flag flies over the graves in a cemetery in Carrickcarnan, Ireland, just next to the the Jonesborough Parish located in Northern Ireland. The land around the small town of...
    The land around the small town of Carrickcarnan, Ireland is the kind of place where Britain's plan to leave the European Union runs right into a wall _ an invisible one that's proving insanely difficult to overcome.More >>
    The land around the small town of Carrickcarnan, Ireland is the kind of place where Britain's plan to leave the European Union runs right into a wall _ an invisible one that's proving insanely difficult to overcome.More >>
  • Senators urge tough US response over missing Saudi writer

    Senators urge tough US response over missing Saudi writer

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:55:02 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:38:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a news conference to discuss Paid Family Leave legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio and Jeff Flake threatened on Sunday, Oct...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a news conference to discuss Paid Family Leave legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio and Jeff Flake threatened on Sunday, Oct...
    Two leading Senate Republicans are threatening tough punitive action by Congress against Saudi Arabia, including a possible halt of military sales, if it's proved that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed...More >>
    Two leading Senate Republicans are threatening tough punitive action by Congress against Saudi Arabia, including a possible halt of military sales, if it's proved that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the country's consulate in Istanbul.More >>
  • Trump signs bills to help patients stop overpaying for drugs

    Trump signs bills to help patients stop overpaying for drugs

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-10-10 19:28:49 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:38:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed into law two bills that would allow pharmacists to tell consumers when paying cash would be cheaper than using insurance.More >>
    President Donald Trump has signed into law two bills that would allow pharmacists to tell consumers when paying cash would be cheaper than using insurance.More >>
  • The Latest: IMF's Lagarde planning to attend Saudi meeting

    The Latest: IMF's Lagarde planning to attend Saudi meeting

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:53:39 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:26:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati). From left to right, Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde, Finland's Finance Minister Petteri Orpo, and Indonesia's Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati pose for a group photo during the...(AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati). From left to right, Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde, Finland's Finance Minister Petteri Orpo, and Indonesia's Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati pose for a group photo during the...
    The Latest: IMF calls on countries to guard growth, keep debt in check and keep financial stability.More >>
    The Latest: IMF calls on countries to guard growth, keep debt in check and keep financial stability.More >>
  • Mattis trip to Vietnam aimed at countering China's influence

    Mattis trip to Vietnam aimed at countering China's influence

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:14:50 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:15:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...(AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...
    Defense Secretary Mattis's return visit to Vietnam comes as US seeks to counter China's influence in Asia.More >>
    Defense Secretary Mattis's return visit to Vietnam comes as US seeks to counter China's influence in Asia.More >>
  • Mattis pushes closer ties to Vietnam amid tension with China

    Mattis pushes closer ties to Vietnam amid tension with China

    Sunday, October 14 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-10-14 11:54:24 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-10-15 03:49:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...(AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is making his second trip this year to Vietnam, demonstrating how intensively the Trump administration is trying to counter China's military assertiveness by cozying up to smaller...More >>
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is making his second trip this year to Vietnam, demonstrating how intensively the Trump administration is trying to counter China's military assertiveness by cozying up to smaller nations in the region.More >>
  • The Latest: More executives pulling out of Saudi conference

    The Latest: More executives pulling out of Saudi conference

    Sunday, October 14 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-10-14 11:24:35 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-10-15 03:48:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a Saudi trader is seen on a stock market monitor in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi stock market sharply fell Sunday after President Donald Trump threatened "severe pu...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a Saudi trader is seen on a stock market monitor in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi stock market sharply fell Sunday after President Donald Trump threatened "severe pu...
    Saudi Arabia says it rejects any "threats" of economic sanctions or political pressure after President Donald Trump's comments on the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
    Saudi Arabia says it rejects any "threats" of economic sanctions or political pressure after President Donald Trump's comments on the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi.More >>
  • Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak as rough week ends

    Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak as rough week ends

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:13:13 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:15:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 24, 2016, file photo, a man walks by the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this June 24, 2016, file photo, a man walks by the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
    Global stocks are rising after two days of sharp losses, and major indexes in the US are up more than 1 percent.More >>
    Global stocks are rising after two days of sharp losses, and major indexes in the US are up more than 1 percent.More >>
  • Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

    Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:05:17 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:07:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phil Long, Pool). Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio speaks during a debate at the Idea Center in Playhouse Square, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Phil Long, Pool). Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio speaks during a debate at the Idea Center in Playhouse Square, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Candidates in Ohio's U.S. senate campaign have sparred over health care, approaches to climate change, tariffs and gun control in their first of three debates.More >>
    Candidates in Ohio's U.S. senate campaign have sparred over health care, approaches to climate change, tariffs and gun control in their first of three debates.More >>
  • US pastor freed from Turkey prays with Trump in Oval Office

    US pastor freed from Turkey prays with Trump in Oval Office

    Sunday, October 14 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 05:14:30 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:57:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump prays with American pastor Andrew Brunson in the Oval Office of the White House, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, in Washington. Brunson returned to the U.S. around midday after he was freed Friday, from near...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump prays with American pastor Andrew Brunson in the Oval Office of the White House, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, in Washington. Brunson returned to the U.S. around midday after he was freed Friday, from near...
    Free from confinement in Turkey, American pastor Andrew Brunson prays with Trump in Oval Office.More >>
    Free from confinement in Turkey, American pastor Andrew Brunson prays with Trump in Oval Office.More >>
  • William Coors, former chair of Adolph Coors, dies at 102

    William Coors, former chair of Adolph Coors, dies at 102

    Saturday, October 13 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-10-13 22:24:26 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:49:23 GMT
    William Coors, former chairman of Adolph Coors Co. and grandson of the brewing company's founder, has died at 102.More >>
    William Coors, former chairman of Adolph Coors Co. and grandson of the brewing company's founder, has died at 102.More >>
  • Britain to introduce new, more secure 50-pound notes

    Britain to introduce new, more secure 50-pound notes

    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-10-13 12:34:05 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:24:53 GMT
    Britain plans to keep the 50-pound ($65) note part of its currency by introducing a new more secure version of its highest value bill.More >>
    Britain plans to keep the 50-pound ($65) note part of its currency by introducing a new more secure version of its highest value bill.More >>
  • Stock market experts say this is a stumble, not a plunge

    Stock market experts say this is a stumble, not a plunge

    Friday, October 12 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-10-12 07:16:03 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-10-14 16:14:52 GMT
    Jumpy markets upset months of smooth sailing for investors.More >>
    Jumpy markets upset months of smooth sailing for investors.More >>
  • Students protest Italy's spending plans, burning effigies

    Students protest Italy's spending plans, burning effigies

    Friday, October 12 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-10-12 16:03:18 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 5:06 AM EDT2018-10-14 09:06:51 GMT
    (Alessandro Di Marco/ANSA via AP). Protesters burn lookalike dummies of Italian deputy premiers Matteo Salvini, left, and Luigi Di Maio, during a students protest, in Turin, Italy, Friday, Oct.12, 2018. Italian students across the country demonstrated ...(Alessandro Di Marco/ANSA via AP). Protesters burn lookalike dummies of Italian deputy premiers Matteo Salvini, left, and Luigi Di Maio, during a students protest, in Turin, Italy, Friday, Oct.12, 2018. Italian students across the country demonstrated ...
    Students across Italy demonstrated against the government's education funding plans, in the first widespread show of dissidence against the new populist government.More >>
    Students across Italy demonstrated against the government's education funding plans, in the first widespread show of dissidence against the new populist government.More >>
  • UN report: Banned Somali charcoal exports pass through Iran

    UN report: Banned Somali charcoal exports pass through Iran

    Saturday, October 13 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-10-13 09:43:45 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-10-14 07:42:49 GMT
    UN report: Banned Somali charcoal exports pass through Iran, bring in millions for al-Shabab.More >>
    UN report: Banned Somali charcoal exports pass through Iran, bring in millions for al-Shabab.More >>
  • Prospect of Trump-Xi talks raises hope for thaw in trade war

    Prospect of Trump-Xi talks raises hope for thaw in trade war

    Friday, October 12 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-10-12 08:33:06 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 05:14:56 GMT
    China says it is in communication with the U.S. amid reports of a planned meeting between President Xi Jinping and President Donald Trump next month.More >>
    China says it is in communication with the U.S. amid reports of a planned meeting between President Xi Jinping and President Donald Trump next month.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump campaign plans more rallies for midterms

    The Latest: Trump campaign plans more rallies for midterms

    Saturday, October 13 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-10-13 15:33:59 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-10-14 04:55:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.
    President Donald Trump is set to spend Saturday night in Kentucky campaigning for the Republican candidate in one of the country's most closely watched congressional races.More >>
    President Donald Trump is set to spend Saturday night in Kentucky campaigning for the Republican candidate in one of the country's most closely watched congressional races.More >>
  • US pastor freed from Turkey prays with Trump in Oval Office

    US pastor freed from Turkey prays with Trump in Oval Office

    Saturday, October 13 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-10-13 06:33:38 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-10-14 04:55:37 GMT
    An American pastor freed after nearly two years of detention in Turkey is expected to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House.More >>
    An American pastor freed after nearly two years of detention in Turkey is expected to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House.More >>
  • Netflix deal could boost all parts of New Mexico

    Netflix deal could boost all parts of New Mexico

    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-10-14 00:04:14 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-10-14 00:04:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan). New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, from left, Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller, Netflix vice president for physical production Ty Warren and Albuquerque film liaison Alicia Keyes headline a news conference at ABQ Studios in Al...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan). New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, from left, Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller, Netflix vice president for physical production Ty Warren and Albuquerque film liaison Alicia Keyes headline a news conference at ABQ Studios in Al...
    While Albuquerque has been named as Netflix's newest production hub, those in the industry say the benefits are likely to reach all parts of New Mexico.More >>
    While Albuquerque has been named as Netflix's newest production hub, those in the industry say the benefits are likely to reach all parts of New Mexico.More >>
  • Retailers up their game after Toys R Us closures

    Retailers up their game after Toys R Us closures

    Friday, October 12 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:44:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). In this Aug. 30, 2018, photo Seraphina, 3, plays with a V-Tech Explore and Write Activity Set at the Walmart Toy Shop event in New York. Walmart says 30 percent of its holiday toy assortment will be new. It will also offer 40 p...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). In this Aug. 30, 2018, photo Seraphina, 3, plays with a V-Tech Explore and Write Activity Set at the Walmart Toy Shop event in New York. Walmart says 30 percent of its holiday toy assortment will be new. It will also offer 40 p...
    After Toys R Us: Toy sellers focus on ramping up shoppers' experience to compete with Amazon.More >>
    After Toys R Us: Toy sellers focus on ramping up shoppers' experience to compete with Amazon.More >>
  • Global business leaders suspend ties with Saudi Arabia

    Global business leaders suspend ties with Saudi Arabia

    Friday, October 12 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 09:03:07 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:54:14 GMT
    British billionaire Richard Branson has frozen business links with Saudi Arabia amid reports that journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.More >>
    British billionaire Richard Branson has frozen business links with Saudi Arabia amid reports that journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.More >>
  • IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

    IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:03:35 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-10-13 12:44:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati). International Monetary Fund (IMF) governors gather for a group photo during the IMF and World Bank meetings in Bali, Indonesia on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati). International Monetary Fund (IMF) governors gather for a group photo during the IMF and World Bank meetings in Bali, Indonesia on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has downplayed widely voiced concerns over the risks that trade tensions with the U.S. could disrupt the world economy.More >>
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has downplayed widely voiced concerns over the risks that trade tensions with the U.S. could disrupt the world economy.More >>
  • A look at US-Saudi weapons at issue in missing writer case

    A look at US-Saudi weapons at issue in missing writer case

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:13:35 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-10-13 12:34:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Security personnel stand at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Germany says it is "very concerned" about the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, and is cal...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Security personnel stand at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Germany says it is "very concerned" about the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, and is cal...
    A look at U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia, which some want reconsidered following the disappearance of Saudi journalist.More >>
    A look at U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia, which some want reconsidered following the disappearance of Saudi journalist.More >>
  • DeVos will not seek further delay of Obama for-profits rule

    DeVos will not seek further delay of Obama for-profits rule

    Friday, October 12 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-10-12 21:53:41 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-10-13 10:54:07 GMT
    Education Department will no longer try to delay an Obama-era rule that protects students from for-profit college fraud.More >>
    Education Department will no longer try to delay an Obama-era rule that protects students from for-profit college fraud.More >>
  • New technology, housekeeping among concerns in hotel strikes

    New technology, housekeeping among concerns in hotel strikes

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:43:34 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:14:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018 file photo, hotel workers strike in front of a Marriott hotel in San Francisco. New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott w...(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018 file photo, hotel workers strike in front of a Marriott hotel in San Francisco. New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott w...
    New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott workers to walk off their jobs across the U.S. in recent weeks.More >>
    New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott workers to walk off their jobs across the U.S. in recent weeks.More >>
  • A look at US-Saudi weapons at issue in missing writer case

    A look at US-Saudi weapons at issue in missing writer case

    Friday, October 12 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-10-12 23:44:34 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:45:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Security personnel stand at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Germany says it is "very concerned" about the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, and is cal...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Security personnel stand at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Germany says it is "very concerned" about the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, and is cal...
    A look at U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia, which some want reconsidered following the disappearance of Saudi journalist.More >>
    A look at U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia, which some want reconsidered following the disappearance of Saudi journalist.More >>
  • Swiss court clears ex-banker who gave secrets to WikiLeaks

    Swiss court clears ex-banker who gave secrets to WikiLeaks

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-10-10 14:38:35 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:36:57 GMT
    Switzerland's high court has upheld the acquittal of a former private banker who handed over confidential client information to WikiLeaks, ruling he wasn't bound by the country's strict banking secrecy laws at the...More >>
    Switzerland's high court has upheld the acquittal of a former private banker who handed over confidential client information to WikiLeaks, ruling he wasn't bound by the country's strict banking secrecy laws at the time.More >>
  • Facebook: Hackers accessed personal data from 29M accounts

    Facebook: Hackers accessed personal data from 29M accounts

    Friday, October 12 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-10-12 17:13:47 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:24:28 GMT
    Facebook says hackers accessed 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks ago.More >>
    Facebook says hackers accessed 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks ago.More >>
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