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  • Paramount fires its top television executive over comments

    Paramount fires its top television executive over comments

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:36:17 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:41:56 GMT
    Paramount says it has fired the head of its television division for making unspecified inappropriate statements that drew complaints from employees.More >>
    Paramount says it has fired the head of its television division for making unspecified inappropriate statements that drew complaints from employees.More >>
  • Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms

    Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:15:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:41:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2010, file photo, characters from Sesame Street Live appear on the street by Madison Square Garden to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the live touring stage shows based on the PBS television ser...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2010, file photo, characters from Sesame Street Live appear on the street by Madison Square Garden to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the live touring stage shows based on the PBS television ser...
    The Sesame Street company is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum.More >>
    The Sesame Street company is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum.More >>
  • Asian stocks rise amid fears of more China, US tariffs

    Asian stocks rise amid fears of more China, US tariffs

    Friday, July 20 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 07:31:13 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). People cross the road in front of an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Friday, July 20, 2018. Asian markets wobbled on Friday on signs that China and the U.S. were readying for the imposi...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). People cross the road in front of an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Friday, July 20, 2018. Asian markets wobbled on Friday on signs that China and the U.S. were readying for the imposi...
    Asian stocks higher amid fears of more China, US tariff hikes.More >>
    Asian stocks higher amid fears of more China, US tariff hikes.More >>
  • China's yuan falls against dollar, helping exporters

    China's yuan falls against dollar, helping exporters

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:01:12 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:51 GMT
    China's yuan is drifting lower against the dollar, a move that could help Chinese exporters cope with U.S. tariff hikes but raises the risk of reigniting an outflow of capital.More >>
    China's yuan is drifting lower against the dollar, a move that could help Chinese exporters cope with U.S. tariff hikes but raises the risk of reigniting an outflow of capital.More >>
  • Auto industry urges US to hit brakes on proposed car tariffs

    Auto industry urges US to hit brakes on proposed car tariffs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:31:43 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:46 GMT
    Automakers, dealers and suppliers united in opposition to President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs.More >>
    Automakers, dealers and suppliers united in opposition to President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs.More >>
  • Hawaii town hopes lava tourism will bring economic relief

    Hawaii town hopes lava tourism will bring economic relief

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:20:37 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - This Sept. 8, 2014 file photo shows downtown Pahoa, Hawaii. The small, rural town of Pahoa is the gateway to the eruption pouring rivers of lava out of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Historic wooden buildings lining it...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - This Sept. 8, 2014 file photo shows downtown Pahoa, Hawaii. The small, rural town of Pahoa is the gateway to the eruption pouring rivers of lava out of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Historic wooden buildings lining it...
    Authorities in Hawaii want to set up a site where the public can view lava erupting from Kilauea volcano.More >>
    Authorities in Hawaii want to set up a site where the public can view lava erupting from Kilauea volcano.More >>
  • Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:08:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:35 GMT
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.More >>
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.More >>
  • Trump promotes job training as employers search for workers

    Trump promotes job training as employers search for workers

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:47:31 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:29 GMT
    President Donald Trump is pressing U.S. companies and trade associations to bolster their job training opportunities as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies.More >>
    President Donald Trump is pressing U.S. companies and trade associations to bolster their job training opportunities as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies.More >>
  • IRS nominee clears Senate panel despite Democrat opposition

    IRS nominee clears Senate panel despite Democrat opposition

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:51:40 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:21 GMT
    Some Senate Democrats opposing IRS nominee to protest donor policy change.More >>
    Some Senate Democrats opposing IRS nominee to protest donor policy change.More >>
  • Trump slams rate increases by independent Federal Reserve

    Trump slams rate increases by independent Federal Reserve

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:37:26 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:31:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is casting aside concerns about the Federal Reserve's independence and says he's "not happy" with the central bank's interest rate increases.More >>
    President Donald Trump is casting aside concerns about the Federal Reserve's independence and says he's "not happy" with the central bank's interest rate increases.More >>
  • Microsoft profit up, aided by cloud rivalry with Amazon

    Microsoft profit up, aided by cloud rivalry with Amazon

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:20:37 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 07:31:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE- In this Aug. 31, 2017, file photo Microsoft Surfaces are seen before an NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Cleveland Browns in Chicago. Microsoft Corp. reports earnings Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE- In this Aug. 31, 2017, file photo Microsoft Surfaces are seen before an NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Cleveland Browns in Chicago. Microsoft Corp. reports earnings Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    Microsoft Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $8.87 billion, boosted in part by its efforts to rival Amazon as a key cloud computing provider for retailers and other businesses.More >>
    Microsoft Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $8.87 billion, boosted in part by its efforts to rival Amazon as a key cloud computing provider for retailers and other businesses.More >>
  • Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

    Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:42:30 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:58:30 GMT
    The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.More >>
    The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.More >>
  • Asian markets fall as China, US ready for more tariffs

    Asian markets fall as China, US ready for more tariffs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:26:33 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:06:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo, stock screens are shown at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, July 19.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo, stock screens are shown at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, July 19.
    US stocks are falling as weak results from some banks and consumer products companies weigh on the market. Online retailer eBay is sharply lower after a disappointing second-quarter report.More >>
    US stocks are falling as weak results from some banks and consumer products companies weigh on the market. Online retailer eBay is sharply lower after a disappointing second-quarter report.More >>
  • Disney streaming could get boost as Comcast drops Fox bid

    Disney streaming could get boost as Comcast drops Fox bid

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:56:43 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-07-20 05:02:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This June 14, 2018, file photo shows the 21st Century Fox logo outside its New York office. Comcast says it’s dropping out of the bidding war for Twenty-First Century Fox’s entertainment business, instead focusing...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This June 14, 2018, file photo shows the 21st Century Fox logo outside its New York office. Comcast says it’s dropping out of the bidding war for Twenty-First Century Fox’s entertainment business, instead focusing...
    Comcast drops out of fight for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business.More >>
    Comcast drops out of fight for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business.More >>
  • In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs GOP measure on birds

    In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs GOP measure on birds

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:35:39 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-07-20 03:31:56 GMT
    In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill to bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from using the Endangered Species Act to protect two chicken-like birds...More >>
    In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill to bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from using the Endangered Species Act to protect two chicken-like birds in the western half of the U.S.More >>
  • Alaska spaceport shortlisted for Rocket Lab launch site

    Alaska spaceport shortlisted for Rocket Lab launch site

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:12:17 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-07-20 03:12:32 GMT
    A California-based rocket company has shortlisted the Kodiak spaceport as a possible permanent home for its launches.More >>
    A California-based rocket company has shortlisted the Kodiak spaceport as a possible permanent home for its launches.More >>
  • Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

    Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:50:28 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-07-20 03:12:12 GMT
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.More >>
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.More >>
  • Trump on EU's $5B fine against Google: 'I told you so!'

    Trump on EU's $5B fine against Google: 'I told you so!'

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:26:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:42:40 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the European Union's record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that the EU is taking advantage of the U.S. Trump is engaged in a running dispute with the EU over...More >>
    President Donald Trump says the European Union's record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that the EU is taking advantage of the U.S. Trump is engaged in a running dispute with the EU over its trade practices.More >>
  • EU ruling against Google opens 'opportunity,' rival says

    EU ruling against Google opens 'opportunity,' rival says

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:20:34 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:42:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a press conference on a Competition Case involving Google Android at the European Commission building, in Brussels on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. he European Union's antitrust chief has...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a press conference on a Competition Case involving Google Android at the European Commission building, in Brussels on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. he European Union's antitrust chief has...
    European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers _ that is, if handset manufacturers decide to make the most of the...More >>
    European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers _ that is, if handset manufacturers decide to make the most of the opening.More >>
  • Nevada's path forward unclear after twice-delayed execution

    Nevada's path forward unclear after twice-delayed execution

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:52:30 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:27:57 GMT
    (Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old...(Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old...
    Courts twice have blocked Nevada from carrying out its first execution in 12 years using a never-tried combination of drugs that it created after struggling to get lethal injection supplies.More >>
    Courts twice have blocked Nevada from carrying out its first execution in 12 years using a never-tried combination of drugs that it created after struggling to get lethal injection supplies.More >>
  • DC Universe sets pricing plan for digital subscription

    DC Universe sets pricing plan for digital subscription

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:11:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-07-20 01:41:42 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Luis Ramos, left, of San Diego takes a picture of his son Alek, 6, third from right, and daughter Anabel, 11, second from right, and their friends Emiliano Beltran, 12, fourth from right, and Isabel Beltran, 10, b...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Luis Ramos, left, of San Diego takes a picture of his son Alek, 6, third from right, and daughter Anabel, 11, second from right, and their friends Emiliano Beltran, 12, fourth from right, and Isabel Beltran, 10, b...
    A digital subscription service for DC Comics superfans is launching in fall of 2018 and has set its annual membership fee at $74.99.More >>
    A digital subscription service for DC Comics superfans is launching in fall of 2018 and has set its annual membership fee at $74.99.More >>
  • Global slavery report slams North Korea, repressive regimes

    Global slavery report slams North Korea, repressive regimes

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:06:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:46:41 GMT
    A new report singles out North Korea as the country with the highest prevalence of modern slavery.More >>
    A new report singles out North Korea as the country with the highest prevalence of modern slavery.More >>
  • Farmers fret and wait as US-China trade war escalates

    Farmers fret and wait as US-China trade war escalates

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:06:43 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:40:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). In this July 18, 2018 photo, soybean farmer Michael Petefish poses in his soybean field at his farm near Claremont in southern Minnesota. American farmers have put the brakes on unnecessary spending as the U.S.-China trade war esca...(AP Photo/Jim Mone). In this July 18, 2018 photo, soybean farmer Michael Petefish poses in his soybean field at his farm near Claremont in southern Minnesota. American farmers have put the brakes on unnecessary spending as the U.S.-China trade war esca...
    American farmers have put the brakes on unnecessary spending as the U.S.-China trade war escalates.More >>
    American farmers have put the brakes on unnecessary spending as the U.S.-China trade war escalates.More >>
  • Canadian marijuana company Tilray has first US pot IPO

    Canadian marijuana company Tilray has first US pot IPO

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:36:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:28:14 GMT
    Another big first for the marijuana industry is in the books: A major Canadian cannabis company has completed an initial public stock offering in the United States, raising $153 million, just as Canada prepares to...More >>
    Another big first for the marijuana industry is in the books: A major Canadian cannabis company has completed an initial public stock offering in the United States, raising $153 million, just as Canada prepares to legalize the drug nationwide.More >>
  • FDA plans to ease OTC approvals for some prescription drugs

    FDA plans to ease OTC approvals for some prescription drugs

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:18:35 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:27:33 GMT
    FDA wants to make it easier for some prescription drugs to be sold over the counter.More >>
    FDA wants to make it easier for some prescription drugs to be sold over the counter.More >>
  • Philadelphia's tax on soda upheld by state Supreme Court

    Philadelphia's tax on soda upheld by state Supreme Court

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:59:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:27:29 GMT
    Pennsylvania's highest court is upholding Philadelphia's tax on soda and other sweetened drinks, rejecting a challenge by merchants and the beverage industry.More >>
    Pennsylvania's highest court is upholding Philadelphia's tax on soda and other sweetened drinks, rejecting a challenge by merchants and the beverage industry.More >>
  • Trump's pick to run consumer watchdog faces skeptical Senate

    Trump's pick to run consumer watchdog faces skeptical Senate

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:06:32 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:36 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:36:36 GMT
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
  • State governors delve into foreign diplomacy on trade war

    State governors delve into foreign diplomacy on trade war

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:25:52 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:26:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, right, and Republican Utah Gov. Gary Herbert talk about strategies for increasing direct foreign investment in state economies Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Santa Fe, N.M. Several governo...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, right, and Republican Utah Gov. Gary Herbert talk about strategies for increasing direct foreign investment in state economies Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Santa Fe, N.M. Several governo...
    State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with countries including China, Canada and Mexico.More >>
    State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with countries including China, Canada and Mexico.More >>
  • The Latest: GOP governor bolsters trade diplomacy with China

    The Latest: GOP governor bolsters trade diplomacy with China

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:37:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:41:38 GMT
    A Chinese emissary is warning that a trade war with his country won't be easily won.More >>
    A Chinese emissary is warning that a trade war with his country won't be easily won.More >>
  • UK investigators probe Russian access to Facebook data

    UK investigators probe Russian access to Facebook data

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:21:34 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:36:36 GMT
    British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in...More >>
    British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in Russia or a group of former Soviet states.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in 4Q

    APNewsBreak: Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in 4Q

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:08:30 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:22:07 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Twitter has suspended more than 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Twitter has suspended more than 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.More >>
  • Trump's says Biden is his 2020 'dream' Democratic opponent

    Trump's says Biden is his 2020 'dream' Democratic opponent

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:01:29 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:16:03 GMT
    Trump says he dreams about running against Biden in 2020.More >>
    Trump says he dreams about running against Biden in 2020.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump: US needs 'people with training' for jobs

    The Latest: Trump: US needs 'people with training' for jobs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:40:10 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:01:05 GMT
    Apple and Boeing are among the companies that are committing to President Donald Trump to provide increased training to their workers.More >>
    Apple and Boeing are among the companies that are committing to President Donald Trump to provide increased training to their workers.More >>
  • Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

    Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:31:20 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Samuli Huuhtanen, CEO of Finnish beer brewery Rock Paper Scissors displays a beer bottle labeled with cartoon caricatures depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S President Donald Trump, during an interview with t...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Samuli Huuhtanen, CEO of Finnish beer brewery Rock Paper Scissors displays a beer bottle labeled with cartoon caricatures depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S President Donald Trump, during an interview with t...
    Finnish brewery pays humorous tribute to U.S. Russian summit in Helsinki with a limited-edition beer, urges Trump, Putin to settle things "like adults".More >>
    Finnish brewery pays humorous tribute to U.S. Russian summit in Helsinki with a limited-edition beer, urges Trump, Putin to settle things "like adults".More >>
  • Union Pacific's 2Q profit jumps as volume rises 4 percent

    Union Pacific's 2Q profit jumps as volume rises 4 percent

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:45:04 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:45:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File). FILE- In this July 20, 2017, photo, a Union Pacific employee is seen on board a locomotive in a rail yard in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Union Pacific Corp. reports earnings Thursday, July 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File). FILE- In this July 20, 2017, photo, a Union Pacific employee is seen on board a locomotive in a rail yard in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Union Pacific Corp. reports earnings Thursday, July 19, 2018.
    Union Pacific Corp. hauled in 29 percent more second-quarter profit as the railroad handled 4 percent more shipments, but the results might have been better with some operational challenges.More >>
    Union Pacific Corp. hauled in 29 percent more second-quarter profit as the railroad handled 4 percent more shipments, but the results might have been better with some operational challenges.More >>
  • Votel: No new direction on Syria after Trump-Putin talks

    Votel: No new direction on Syria after Trump-Putin talks

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:31:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:41:15 GMT
    The commander of US forces in the Middle East says he has no new guidance from the Pentagon on cooperating with Russia in Syria.More >>
    The commander of US forces in the Middle East says he has no new guidance from the Pentagon on cooperating with Russia in Syria.More >>
  • Belgium airspace closed for 2 hours over technical glitch

    Belgium airspace closed for 2 hours over technical glitch

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:36:37 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:01:40 GMT
    The air traffic control center says that no airplanes can land or depart over Belgium because of technical glitch in its data system.More >>
    The air traffic control center says that no airplanes can land or depart over Belgium because of technical glitch in its data system.More >>
  • EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

    EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:11:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:50:48 GMT
    The European Union's trade chief says that the bloc is already preparing a list of "rebalancing measures" in case U.S. President Donald Trump would impose tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.More >>
    The European Union's trade chief says that the bloc is already preparing a list of "rebalancing measures" in case U.S. President Donald Trump would impose tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.More >>
  • EU urging members to step up plans for no-deal Brexit

    EU urging members to step up plans for no-deal Brexit

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:41:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:46:39 GMT
    The European Union's executive arm is urging member states to prepare for all possible Brexit scenarios including one where Britain leaves the bloc in a disorderly fashion, and without a deal with Brussels...More >>
    The European Union's executive arm is urging member states to prepare for all possible Brexit scenarios including one where Britain leaves the bloc in a disorderly fashion, and without a deal with Brussels outlining future relations or trade arrangements.More >>
  • Average US mortgage rates dip; 30-year at 4.52 percent

    Average US mortgage rates dip; 30-year at 4.52 percent

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:28 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:28:47 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:29:49 GMT
    Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged slightly lower this week. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 4.52 percent from 4.53 percent a week earlier.More >>
    Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged slightly lower this week. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 4.52 percent from 4.53 percent a week earlier.More >>
  • Why is Facebook keen on robots? It's just the future of AI

    Why is Facebook keen on robots? It's just the future of AI

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:08:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:22:22 GMT
    Facebook is showing sudden interest in robotics, though it's not because it wants to build mechanical friends.More >>
    Facebook is showing sudden interest in robotics, though it's not because it wants to build mechanical friends.More >>
  • The Latest: Watchdog nominee fails to sway Democrats

    The Latest: Watchdog nominee fails to sway Democrats

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:51:38 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:59:44 GMT
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
  • The Latest: Alabama factory worker warns against car tariffs

    The Latest: Alabama factory worker warns against car tariffs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:16:35 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:47:55 GMT
    The Latest: Proposed Trump auto tariffs would add $4,400 to price of typical new car, study finds.More >>
    The Latest: Proposed Trump auto tariffs would add $4,400 to price of typical new car, study finds.More >>
  • Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years

    Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:22:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:20:16 GMT
    A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue plans for artificially grown meat.More >>
    A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue plans for artificially grown meat.More >>
  • Boeing, Airbus report roaring sales at close of Farnborough

    Boeing, Airbus report roaring sales at close of Farnborough

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:46:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:02:11 GMT
    Airbus and Boeing are reporting surging demands for orders as the biannual Farnborough International Airshow.More >>
    Airbus and Boeing are reporting surging demands for orders as the biannual Farnborough International Airshow.More >>
  • Chinese president visits UAE amid push to increase influence

    Chinese president visits UAE amid push to increase influence

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:46:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:49:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Wednesday, July 18, 2018 photo, the Chinese flag is projected onto the Bus Al Arab luxury hotel to celebrate the UAE Chinese Week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Chinese President Xi Jinping is heading to Abu Dhabi i...(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Wednesday, July 18, 2018 photo, the Chinese flag is projected onto the Bus Al Arab luxury hotel to celebrate the UAE Chinese Week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Chinese President Xi Jinping is heading to Abu Dhabi i...
    Chinese president visiting Abu Dhabi as the two countries look to strengthen trade ties, expand investment.More >>
    Chinese president visiting Abu Dhabi as the two countries look to strengthen trade ties, expand investment.More >>
  • Amazon pokes fun at glitches, says tech gadgets popular

    Amazon pokes fun at glitches, says tech gadgets popular

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:35:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:15:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, Myrtice Harris applies tape to a package before shipment at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, Myrtice Harris applies tape to a package before shipment at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than...
    Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of the cute canines delivering an apologetic message.More >>
    Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of the cute canines delivering an apologetic message.More >>
  • Global stocks drift lower as US considers more tariffs

    Global stocks drift lower as US considers more tariffs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-07-19 07:55:55 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:47:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). A bank employee stands near screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, ...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). A bank employee stands near screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, ...
    Asian stock markets drift lower as investors await further moves on trade.More >>
    Asian stock markets drift lower as investors await further moves on trade.More >>
  • Saudi Arabia signs deal for 5 Spanish-built warships

    Saudi Arabia signs deal for 5 Spanish-built warships

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:01:34 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:11:50 GMT
    Saudi Arabian Military Industries says it has signed a with Spanish state-owned shipbuilder Navantia to establish a joint venture to supply five warships.More >>
    Saudi Arabian Military Industries says it has signed a with Spanish state-owned shipbuilder Navantia to establish a joint venture to supply five warships.More >>
  • Didi, SoftBank set up taxi-hailing joint venture in Japan

    Didi, SoftBank set up taxi-hailing joint venture in Japan

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:50:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:51:43 GMT
    Chinese mobile service giant Didi Chuxing and Tokyo-based SoftBank Corp. set up joint venture for taxi-hailing in Japan.More >>
    Chinese mobile service giant Didi Chuxing and Tokyo-based SoftBank Corp. set up joint venture for taxi-hailing in Japan.More >>
  • Abu Dhabi awards $1.6 billion survey project to China's CNPC

    Abu Dhabi awards $1.6 billion survey project to China's CNPC

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:47:49 GMT
    State-owned Abu Dhabi National Oil Company says it has awarded contracts worth $1.6 billion to China's largest state-owned oil company to conduct what is says it the world's largest continuous 3D offshore and...More >>
    State-owned Abu Dhabi National Oil Company says it has awarded contracts worth $1.6 billion to China's largest state-owned oil company to conduct what is says it the world's largest continuous 3D offshore and onshore seismic survey.More >>
  • Japan's June trade surplus jumps, while US dealings slip

    Japan's June trade surplus jumps, while US dealings slip

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:00:29 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:27:40 GMT
    Japan has recorded a trade surplus in June, including with the U.S., despite tariffs put in place by President Donald Trump.More >>
    Japan has recorded a trade surplus in June, including with the U.S., despite tariffs put in place by President Donald Trump.More >>
  • UK pound sinks below $1.30 after retail sales disappoint

    UK pound sinks below $1.30 after retail sales disappoint

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:01:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:11:48 GMT
    The British pound has fallen below $1.30 for the first time in ten months after disappointing retail sales news raised further questions over whether the Bank of England will raise interest rates next month.More >>
    The British pound has fallen below $1.30 for the first time in ten months after disappointing retail sales news raised further questions over whether the Bank of England will raise interest rates next month.More >>
  • Jailed Audi chief seeks release pending German fraud probe

    Jailed Audi chief seeks release pending German fraud probe

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:41:11 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:57:20 GMT
    Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler is seeking his release from jail during an ongoing investigation of suspected fraud as part of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal.More >>
    Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler is seeking his release from jail during an ongoing investigation of suspected fraud as part of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal.More >>
  • Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump's tariffs

    Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump's tariffs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:49:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:41:51 GMT
    Congress is losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes.More >>
    Congress is losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes.More >>
  • Japan prosecutors charge Kobe Steel in fake data scandal

    Japan prosecutors charge Kobe Steel in fake data scandal

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-07-19 07:50:54 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:56:28 GMT
    Prosecutors charge Japan's Kobe Steel for falsifying data on hundreds of products.More >>
    Prosecutors charge Japan's Kobe Steel for falsifying data on hundreds of products.More >>
  • Trump says Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

    Trump says Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:57:23 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:51:45 GMT
    Trump says new Air Force One will feature a red-white-and-blue color scheme.More >>
    Trump says new Air Force One will feature a red-white-and-blue color scheme.More >>
  • AmEx 2Q profit rises, but there are worry spots on lending

    AmEx 2Q profit rises, but there are worry spots on lending

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:17:07 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:21 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:21:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this July 18, 2016, file photo, American Express credit cards are seen, in North Andover, Mass. American Express reports earnings Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this July 18, 2016, file photo, American Express credit cards are seen, in North Andover, Mass. American Express reports earnings Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    American Express 2Q profits rise by 21 percent from a year ago, as the credit card giant saw more customers spending on its namesake cards and a much lower tax rate. But more customers are struggling to repay cards.More >>
    American Express 2Q profits rise by 21 percent from a year ago, as the credit card giant saw more customers spending on its namesake cards and a much lower tax rate. But more customers are struggling to repay cards.More >>
  • Local councils go to court to stop London Heathrow expansion

    Local councils go to court to stop London Heathrow expansion

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:06:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:11:15 GMT
    Five local government councils are going to court to stop the expansion of London's Heathrow Airport.More >>
    Five local government councils are going to court to stop the expansion of London's Heathrow Airport.More >>
  • Asian stocks drift as investors await fresh moves on trade

    Asian stocks drift as investors await fresh moves on trade

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:26:14 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-07-19 07:50:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2017, file photo, traders work the floor at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2017, file photo, traders work the floor at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    US stocks are little changed as transportation companies including railroads and airlines rise following strong earnings reports, but energy companies slide along with oil prices.More >>
    US stocks are little changed as transportation companies including railroads and airlines rise following strong earnings reports, but energy companies slide along with oil prices.More >>
  • Lyft beefing up background checks after latest driver arrest

    Lyft beefing up background checks after latest driver arrest

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:04:51 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-07-19 06:38:15 GMT
    Ridesharing company Lyft says it is beefing up its background checks after a driver arrested for rape was found to be an undocumented worker.More >>
    Ridesharing company Lyft says it is beefing up its background checks after a driver arrested for rape was found to be an undocumented worker.More >>
  • US eases Obama-era coal ash pollution rules for utilities

    US eases Obama-era coal ash pollution rules for utilities

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:57:08 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:21:26 GMT
    The Trump administration is easing rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 coal-fired power plants across the U.S. after utilities objected to the regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama.More >>
    The Trump administration is easing rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 coal-fired power plants across the U.S. after utilities objected to the regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama.More >>
  • Tesla Model 3 buyers lose patience and maybe tax credits

    Tesla Model 3 buyers lose patience and maybe tax credits

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:21:09 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:16:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Keith Reynolds, who is on the Tesla waiting list for a Model 3, is photographed by his 9-year-old Audi A3 compact car Monday, July 16, 2018, in Laguna Hills, Calif.  For many on the list to buy Tesla's mass-market electric car...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Keith Reynolds, who is on the Tesla waiting list for a Model 3, is photographed by his 9-year-old Audi A3 compact car Monday, July 16, 2018, in Laguna Hills, Calif. For many on the list to buy Tesla's mass-market electric car...
    Many on waiting list for cheaper Teslas worry they won't get cars until after tax credit is gone.More >>
    Many on waiting list for cheaper Teslas worry they won't get cars until after tax credit is gone.More >>
  • EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

    EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 10:05:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:13:17 GMT
    The European Union's antitrust chief is planning a statement Wednesday amid reports that her office will slap a record $5 billion fine on Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile phone...More >>
    The European Union's antitrust chief is planning a statement Wednesday amid reports that her office will slap a record $5 billion fine on Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system.More >>
  • Regulators seek end to stricter oversight of Zions Bancorp

    Regulators seek end to stricter oversight of Zions Bancorp

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:39:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:05:56 GMT
    Federal regulators seek removal of strict government oversight imposed on Zions Bancorp after the big regional bank received a taxpayer-funded bailout during financial crisis.More >>
    Federal regulators seek removal of strict government oversight imposed on Zions Bancorp after the big regional bank received a taxpayer-funded bailout during financial crisis.More >>
  • Fed says trade war downturn could pose challenges

    Fed says trade war downturn could pose challenges

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:30:32 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:50:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    Powell says Fed's ability to fight a downturn caused by trade war could get challenging.More >>
    Powell says Fed's ability to fight a downturn caused by trade war could get challenging.More >>
  • The Latest: Powell gets praise for plain speaking

    The Latest: Powell gets praise for plain speaking

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:41:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:10:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on 'The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress', at Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, Ju...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on 'The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress', at Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, Ju...
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell delivers Fed's monetary report to House panel.More >>
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell delivers Fed's monetary report to House panel.More >>
  • Airline group faults Europe traffic controllers amid delays

    Airline group faults Europe traffic controllers amid delays

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:36:21 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:13:27 GMT
    The world's biggest trade association of airlines is criticizing air traffic control agencies in Europe for seeking "super-normal profits" instead of working to improve performance, as air travelers have faced...More >>
    The world's biggest trade association of airlines is criticizing air traffic control agencies in Europe for seeking "super-normal profits" instead of working to improve performance, as air travelers have faced soaring delays this year.More >>
  • US launches national security probe into uranium imports

    US launches national security probe into uranium imports

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:53:03 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:38:00 GMT
    US launches national security investigation into uranium imports.More >>
    US launches national security investigation into uranium imports.More >>
  • Netflix drops dud on Wall St. as subscriber growth flops

    Netflix drops dud on Wall St. as subscriber growth flops

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:05:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:36:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This July 17, 2017, file photo shows a Netflix logo on an iPhone in Philadelphia. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This July 17, 2017, file photo shows a Netflix logo on an iPhone in Philadelphia. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Netflix's second-quarter subscriber growth disappoints investors, causing stock to fall 14 percent.More >>
    Netflix's second-quarter subscriber growth disappoints investors, causing stock to fall 14 percent.More >>
  • Tennessee zipper company in crosshairs of buy-American laws

    Tennessee zipper company in crosshairs of buy-American laws

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:49:44 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:01:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). In this May 17, 2018 photo, zipper sliders travel through a machine that places them onto zipper chains at the Dunlap Industries facility in Dunlap, Tenn. The small zipper-making company is fighting to keep its pared-down staf...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). In this May 17, 2018 photo, zipper sliders travel through a machine that places them onto zipper chains at the Dunlap Industries facility in Dunlap, Tenn. The small zipper-making company is fighting to keep its pared-down staf...
    A small zipper-making company in Appalachia is fighting to keep its pared-down staff occupied after it lost federal contracts to provide zippers for military uniforms.More >>
    A small zipper-making company in Appalachia is fighting to keep its pared-down staff occupied after it lost federal contracts to provide zippers for military uniforms.More >>
  • US housing starts tumbled 12.3 percent in June

    US housing starts tumbled 12.3 percent in June

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:40:51 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:46:09 GMT
    US housing starts drop 12.3 percent in June as homebuilders sharply curtailed pace of construction.More >>
    US housing starts drop 12.3 percent in June as homebuilders sharply curtailed pace of construction.More >>
  • MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid liability

    MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid liability

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:31:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:19:11 GMT
    MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history in a bid to avoid liability for the gunfire that rained down from its Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las...More >>
    MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history in a bid to avoid liability for the gunfire that rained down from its Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las Vegas.More >>
  • Morgan Stanley 2Q profits jump 39 percent, helped by trading

    Morgan Stanley 2Q profits jump 39 percent, helped by trading

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:00 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:00:49 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:29:13 GMT
    Morgan Stanley's 2Q profits rise by 39 percent, helped by strong performing on firm's trading desks.More >>
    Morgan Stanley's 2Q profits rise by 39 percent, helped by strong performing on firm's trading desks.More >>
  • Texas Instruments' new CEO loses job for personal misconduct

    Texas Instruments' new CEO loses job for personal misconduct

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:42:23 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:20:02 GMT
    Texas Instruments dumps recently appointed CEO for bad behavior, brings back his predecessor to fill void.More >>
    Texas Instruments dumps recently appointed CEO for bad behavior, brings back his predecessor to fill void.More >>
  • Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

    Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:28:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:17:03 GMT
    Millions in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot and dry weather in years.More >>
    Millions in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot and dry weather in years.More >>
  • The Latest: Johnson says it's not too late save Brexit

    The Latest: Johnson says it's not too late save Brexit

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:41:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:15:22 GMT
    (Parliamentary Recording Unit via AP). Britain's MPs in the House of Commons read out the results of a vote on the so called new clause 17 amendment, marking the Government's first defeat on the Brexit Trade Bill, Tuesday July 17, 2018. British Prime M...(Parliamentary Recording Unit via AP). Britain's MPs in the House of Commons read out the results of a vote on the so called new clause 17 amendment, marking the Government's first defeat on the Brexit Trade Bill, Tuesday July 17, 2018. British Prime M...
    Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson implored fellow lawmakers not to abandon Brexit, urging them to remember the initial enthusiasm for a sharp break from the European Union.More >>
    Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson implored fellow lawmakers not to abandon Brexit, urging them to remember the initial enthusiasm for a sharp break from the European Union.More >>
  • Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

    Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:33:32 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:21:34 GMT
    Members of Congress are warning that newspapers in their home states are in danger of layoffs, cutting coverage or going out of business entirely if the United States maintains recently imposed tariffs on Canadian...More >>
    Members of Congress are warning that newspapers in their home states are in danger of layoffs, cutting coverage or going out of business entirely if the United States maintains recently imposed tariffs on Canadian newsprint.More >>
  • Swiss drugs giant Novartis says profit up as spinoff looms

    Swiss drugs giant Novartis says profit up as spinoff looms

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:20:37 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:07:31 GMT
    Novartis says net profit rose 3 percent in the second quarter amid strong growth for some of its top products, as the Swiss pharmaceuticals giant moves to spin off its Alcon eye-care business.More >>
    Novartis says net profit rose 3 percent in the second quarter amid strong growth for some of its top products, as the Swiss pharmaceuticals giant moves to spin off its Alcon eye-care business.More >>
  • Source: Uber facing probe into alleged gender discrimination

    Source: Uber facing probe into alleged gender discrimination

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:22:33 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:06:40 GMT
    Source says government regulators are investigating whether Uber's pay structure discriminated against the ride-hailing service's women workers.More >>
    Source says government regulators are investigating whether Uber's pay structure discriminated against the ride-hailing service's women workers.More >>
  • Marriott hotels eliminating plastic straws by 2019

    Marriott hotels eliminating plastic straws by 2019

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:25:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:47:09 GMT
    Marriott says it will eliminate 1 billion plastic straws annually by 2019.More >>
    Marriott says it will eliminate 1 billion plastic straws annually by 2019.More >>
  • Study finds dramatic increase in 2018 Sundance attendance

    Study finds dramatic increase in 2018 Sundance attendance

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:00:00 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:37:38 GMT
    An economic impact study estimates that attendance at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival increased dramatically over the previous year.More >>
    An economic impact study estimates that attendance at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival increased dramatically over the previous year.More >>
  • US optimism pushes stock markets mostly higher

    US optimism pushes stock markets mostly higher

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:00:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:38:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Asian markets climbed higher on Wednesday as a sweep of positive news from Wall Street and beyond boosted...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Asian markets climbed higher on Wednesday as a sweep of positive news from Wall Street and beyond boosted...
    Asian stocks ease after rallying on Fed comments, solid US performance.More >>
    Asian stocks ease after rallying on Fed comments, solid US performance.More >>
  • The Latest: Industry, experts divided over EU fine on Google

    The Latest: Industry, experts divided over EU fine on Google

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:26:23 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:38:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE  - This Wednesday, April 26, 2017 file photo shows a Google icon on a mobile phone, in Philadelphia. European Union antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager is planning a statement on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 amid reports t...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Wednesday, April 26, 2017 file photo shows a Google icon on a mobile phone, in Philadelphia. European Union antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager is planning a statement on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 amid reports t...
    Analysts and tech companies are divided over the merits of the European Union's fine against Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile operating system.More >>
    Analysts and tech companies are divided over the merits of the European Union's fine against Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile operating system.More >>
  • New IRS policy allows some tax-exempt groups to veil donors

    New IRS policy allows some tax-exempt groups to veil donors

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:05:57 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:21:18 GMT
    The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities of their donors to federal tax authorities. The change benefits groups that spend millions on political ads,...More >>
    The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities of their donors to federal tax authorities. The change benefits groups that spend millions on political ads, such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.More >>
  • San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless

    San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-07-17 01:59:16 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:02:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016 file photo, a man stands outside his tent on Division Street in San Francisco. San Francisco voters will decide in November 2018 whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016 file photo, a man stands outside his tent on Division Street in San Francisco. San Francisco voters will decide in November 2018 whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing...
    San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services in a city struggling with income inequality.More >>
    San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services in a city struggling with income inequality.More >>
  • EU tries to limit influx of steel diverted by US tariffs

    EU tries to limit influx of steel diverted by US tariffs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-07-18 11:56:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:06:07 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). In this June 8, 2018, photo, a worker transfers steel cables at a steel factory in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. The Trump administration on Monday, July 16, 2018, brought cases against China, the European Union, Canad...(Chinatopix via AP). In this June 8, 2018, photo, a worker transfers steel cables at a steel factory in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. The Trump administration on Monday, July 16, 2018, brought cases against China, the European Union, Canad...
    The European Union has announced measures to shield its market from a glut of steel imports heading to the continent following the imposition of U.S. tariffs.More >>
    The European Union has announced measures to shield its market from a glut of steel imports heading to the continent following the imposition of U.S. tariffs.More >>
  • Morgan Stanley posts profit of $1.30 a share, tops estimates

    Morgan Stanley posts profit of $1.30 a share, tops estimates

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-07-18 11:35:39 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-07-18 11:58:09 GMT
    Morgan Stanley posts profit of $1.30 a share, tops estimates.More >>
    Morgan Stanley posts profit of $1.30 a share, tops estimates.More >>
  • South Korea slashes jobs outlook, downgrades growth forecast

    South Korea slashes jobs outlook, downgrades growth forecast

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-07-18 02:50:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 11:05:53 GMT
    South Korea is dramatically cutting its jobs outlook and slightly cutting its economic growth forecast.More >>
    South Korea is dramatically cutting its jobs outlook and slightly cutting its economic growth forecast.More >>
  • EU, US relations sinking further after divisive Trump tour

    EU, US relations sinking further after divisive Trump tour

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:04:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 10:05:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, Pool). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk, right, smile after their joint press conference of Japan-EU summit at Abe's...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, Pool). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk, right, smile after their joint press conference of Japan-EU summit at Abe's...
    After a week of the worst barrage of insults yet from U.S. President Donald Trump, the European Union is looking westward toward the White House less and less.More >>
    After a week of the worst barrage of insults yet from U.S. President Donald Trump, the European Union is looking westward toward the White House less and less.More >>
  • FCC head has 'serious concerns' with Sinclair-Tribune deal

    FCC head has 'serious concerns' with Sinclair-Tribune deal

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:00:03 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-07-18 09:43:41 GMT
    The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is raising "serious concerns" about Sinclair's $3.9 billion deal for Tribune's television stations.More >>
    The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is raising "serious concerns" about Sinclair's $3.9 billion deal for Tribune's television stations.More >>
  • Man suspected in California serial rapes drove for Lyft

    Man suspected in California serial rapes drove for Lyft

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:10:29 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:52:02 GMT
    Federal immigration authorities say a suspected serial rapist who is charged with posing as a Northern California ride-sharing driver to prey on his victims was living in the country illegally.More >>
    Federal immigration authorities say a suspected serial rapist who is charged with posing as a Northern California ride-sharing driver to prey on his victims was living in the country illegally.More >>
  • Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:16:16 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:17:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In a Thursday, June 14, 2018 file photo, Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Whether it’s investors betting against his stock, reporters or analysts who a...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In a Thursday, June 14, 2018 file photo, Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Whether it’s investors betting against his stock, reporters or analysts who a...
    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit.More >>
    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit.More >>
  • Asian stocks rise as solid US performance lifts spirits

    Asian stocks rise as solid US performance lifts spirits

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:18:30 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:45 AM EDT2018-07-18 05:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
    US stock indexes are mostly lower Tuesday as big losses for Netflix affect consumer-focused companies and technology firms.More >>
    US stock indexes are mostly lower Tuesday as big losses for Netflix affect consumer-focused companies and technology firms.More >>
  • The Latest: Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    The Latest: Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:49:59 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:41:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    President Donald Trump will make remarks Tuesday afternoon about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as he faces mounting criticism allies and foes alike about his failure to publicly condemn Russian...More >>
    President Donald Trump will make remarks Tuesday afternoon about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as he faces mounting criticism allies and foes alike about his failure to publicly condemn Russian election meddling.More >>
  • Powell says strong economy will keep rate hikes coming

    Powell says strong economy will keep rate hikes coming

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:03:23 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-18 03:20:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...
    Fed Chairman Powell says strong economy points to gradual rate hikes.More >>
    Fed Chairman Powell says strong economy points to gradual rate hikes.More >>
  • UnitedHealth posts big profit jump but sees room to improve

    UnitedHealth posts big profit jump but sees room to improve

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:31:57 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-07-18 01:30:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows a portion of the UnitedHealth Group Inc.'s campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group reports earnings Tuesday, July 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows a portion of the UnitedHealth Group Inc.'s campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group reports earnings Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
    UnitedHealth is reporting second-quarter earnings of $2.92 billion, for exceeding Wall Street expectations.More >>
    UnitedHealth is reporting second-quarter earnings of $2.92 billion, for exceeding Wall Street expectations.More >>
  • Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

    Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:34:41 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:50:41 GMT
    The European Union and Japan are signing a widespread trade deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs.More >>
    The European Union and Japan are signing a widespread trade deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs.More >>
  • Blankfein to step aside as Goldman CEO, Solomon to take over

    Blankfein to step aside as Goldman CEO, Solomon to take over

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:37:04 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:50:21 GMT
    Goldman Sachs' Lloyd Blankfein to retire, to be replaced by David Solomon.More >>
    Goldman Sachs' Lloyd Blankfein to retire, to be replaced by David Solomon.More >>
  • The Latest: Senators press Fed chairman on trade threats

    The Latest: Senators press Fed chairman on trade threats

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:13:36 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:04:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell says generally lower tariffs boost economic growth.More >>
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell says generally lower tariffs boost economic growth.More >>
  • WeWork takes meat off the menu at company events

    WeWork takes meat off the menu at company events

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:45:27 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:47:25 GMT
    Office space sharing company WeWork says it will no longer serve red or white meat at company events and also won't allow employees to charge meat to the company.More >>
    Office space sharing company WeWork says it will no longer serve red or white meat at company events and also won't allow employees to charge meat to the company.More >>
  • CSX 2Q profit jumps as railroad keeps cutting expense

    CSX 2Q profit jumps as railroad keeps cutting expense

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:27:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:33:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). FILE- In this Feb. 12, 2018, file photo, a CSX freight train passes through Homestead, Pa. CSX railroad will give investors another update on its efforts to cut costs and improve efficiency when it releases its quarterly earn...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). FILE- In this Feb. 12, 2018, file photo, a CSX freight train passes through Homestead, Pa. CSX railroad will give investors another update on its efforts to cut costs and improve efficiency when it releases its quarterly earn...
    CSX. Corp. deliveres a 72 percent jump in its second-quarter profit as the railroad continued to cut its expenses and improve operations.More >>
    CSX. Corp. deliveres a 72 percent jump in its second-quarter profit as the railroad continued to cut its expenses and improve operations.More >>
  • JBS USA suspends shipments from Kentucky farm after video

    JBS USA suspends shipments from Kentucky farm after video

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:32:18 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:32:28 GMT
    JBS USA, the U.S. branch of the world's largest meat producer, says it has suspended shipments from a pig farm where workers were shown hitting, kicking and throwing pigs on undercover video.More >>
    JBS USA, the U.S. branch of the world's largest meat producer, says it has suspended shipments from a pig farm where workers were shown hitting, kicking and throwing pigs on undercover video.More >>
  • Ocean Resort Casino joins New Jersey internet betting market

    Ocean Resort Casino joins New Jersey internet betting market

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:02:17 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:37:22 GMT
    Another New Jersey casino has gone online, with the launch of Ocean Resort Casino's internet gambling site.More >>
    Another New Jersey casino has gone online, with the launch of Ocean Resort Casino's internet gambling site.More >>
  • Missouri court gives jolt of life to long Midwest power line

    Missouri court gives jolt of life to long Midwest power line

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:34:03 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:13:00 GMT
    A proposal for a high-voltage power line carrying wind energy across the Midwest has received a jolt of new life after the Missouri Supreme Court ruled that regulators wrongly rejected it.More >>
    A proposal for a high-voltage power line carrying wind energy across the Midwest has received a jolt of new life after the Missouri Supreme Court ruled that regulators wrongly rejected it.More >>
  • Portland chosen for self-driving car pilot program

    Portland chosen for self-driving car pilot program

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:35:35 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:04:35 GMT
    A Maine city is among seven municipalities that have been selected to help test self-driving car technology.More >>
    A Maine city is among seven municipalities that have been selected to help test self-driving car technology.More >>
  • UK's May faces down revolt over Brexit trade bill

    UK's May faces down revolt over Brexit trade bill

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:12:28 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:51:44 GMT
    The official group campaigning for Britain's exit from the European Union at the 2016 EU referendum has been fined and referred to the police for breaking electoral law.More >>
    The official group campaigning for Britain's exit from the European Union at the 2016 EU referendum has been fined and referred to the police for breaking electoral law.More >>
  • NAACP lifts travel advisory against American Airlines

    NAACP lifts travel advisory against American Airlines

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:38:35 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:28:53 GMT
    The NAACP is lifting its travel advisory against American Airlines, saying the company is address concerns that led to the warnings against African Americans flying on its airplanes.More >>
    The NAACP is lifting its travel advisory against American Airlines, saying the company is address concerns that led to the warnings against African Americans flying on its airplanes.More >>
  • Judge lifts order for Los Angeles Times to change story

    Judge lifts order for Los Angeles Times to change story

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:48:31 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:55:22 GMT
    (Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times via AP, File). FILE - This Sunday, June 17, 2018 file photo shows Norman Pearlstine, executive editor of the Los Angeles Times, photographed in Beverly Hills, Calif. A U.S. judge has lifted an order that required the...(Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times via AP, File). FILE - This Sunday, June 17, 2018 file photo shows Norman Pearlstine, executive editor of the Los Angeles Times, photographed in Beverly Hills, Calif. A U.S. judge has lifted an order that required the...
    A U.S. judge has lifted an order that required the Los Angeles Times to remove information from an article about a court document that was meant to be kept from the public.More >>
    A U.S. judge has lifted an order that required the Los Angeles Times to remove information from an article about a court document that was meant to be kept from the public.More >>
  • The Latest: UK's May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill

    The Latest: UK's May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:31:13 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:04:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May faced down rebellion over her plans for the country's exit from the European Union, with lawmakers rejecting a key amendment on a Brexit trade bill.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May faced down rebellion over her plans for the country's exit from the European Union, with lawmakers rejecting a key amendment on a Brexit trade bill.More >>
  • Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

    Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:35:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:44:05 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). In this undated photo provided on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, inspects the construction site of a hydroelectric power plant in No...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). In this undated photo provided on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, inspects the construction site of a hydroelectric power plant in No...
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un harshly reprimanded local officials over the failure to finish building a hydroelectric power plant in a public rebuke indicating he's struggling to improve the economy.More >>
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un harshly reprimanded local officials over the failure to finish building a hydroelectric power plant in a public rebuke indicating he's struggling to improve the economy.More >>
  • Rights group questions DEA exploit of encrypted cellphones

    Rights group questions DEA exploit of encrypted cellphones

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-07-13 23:14:20 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:14:00 GMT
    Human-rights group questions DEA use of rigged smartphones designed to defeat encryption.More >>
    Human-rights group questions DEA use of rigged smartphones designed to defeat encryption.More >>
  • Tenants allege Kushner firm pushed them out of their homes

    Tenants allege Kushner firm pushed them out of their homes

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:20:14 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:55:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveal...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveal...
    Numerous current and former residents of a New York apartment building owned by Kushner's family real estate firm say they were targeted in a campaign to push them out.More >>
    Numerous current and former residents of a New York apartment building owned by Kushner's family real estate firm say they were targeted in a campaign to push them out.More >>
  • Defense contractor Raytheon reaffirms its commitment to UK

    Defense contractor Raytheon reaffirms its commitment to UK

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:12:58 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:14:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Spectators watch an Airbus 400M take part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Spectators watch an Airbus 400M take part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Defense contractor Raytheon has reaffirmed its commitment to Britain amid ongoing political turmoil connected to its upcoming departure from the European Union.More >>
    Defense contractor Raytheon has reaffirmed its commitment to Britain amid ongoing political turmoil connected to its upcoming departure from the European Union.More >>
  • Germany, EU launch talks on Russia-Ukraine gas transit

    Germany, EU launch talks on Russia-Ukraine gas transit

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:32:57 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:34:11 GMT
    Germany is hosting the launch of European Union-brokered talks between Moscow and Kiev on the future transit of Russian gas through Ukraine after the current contract expires next year.More >>
    Germany is hosting the launch of European Union-brokered talks between Moscow and Kiev on the future transit of Russian gas through Ukraine after the current contract expires next year.More >>
  • Johnson & Johnson beats revenue, profit projections for 2Q

    Johnson & Johnson beats revenue, profit projections for 2Q

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:57:07 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:33:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Oct. 10, 2008, file photo illustration shows Johnson & Johnson products, in Philadelphia. Johnson & Johnson reports earnings Tuesday, July 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Oct. 10, 2008, file photo illustration shows Johnson & Johnson products, in Philadelphia. Johnson & Johnson reports earnings Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
    Johnson & Johnson tops revenue and profit expectations.More >>
    Johnson & Johnson tops revenue and profit expectations.More >>
  • Goldman Sachs' 2Q profit up 44 pct; CEO Blankfein to retire

    Goldman Sachs' 2Q profit up 44 pct; CEO Blankfein to retire

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:17:18 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:18:47 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. Goldman Sachs reports earnings Tuesday, July 17, 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. Goldman Sachs reports earnings Tuesday, July 17, 2018.
    Goldman Sachs posts 44 percent rise in 2Q earnings, driving by trading and investment banking.More >>
    Goldman Sachs posts 44 percent rise in 2Q earnings, driving by trading and investment banking.More >>
  • US industrial production rebounds 0.6 percent in June

    US industrial production rebounds 0.6 percent in June

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:27:49 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:33:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE- In this July 11, 2018, file photo a worker assembles interior cabinets for a boat at Regal Marine Industries in Orlando, Fla. On Tuesday, July 17, the Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial production for June.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE- In this July 11, 2018, file photo a worker assembles interior cabinets for a boat at Regal Marine Industries in Orlando, Fla. On Tuesday, July 17, the Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial production for June.
    US industrial production rebounds 0.6 percent on rising factory output.More >>
    US industrial production rebounds 0.6 percent on rising factory output.More >>
  • World markets turn lower ahead of comments by Fed chair

    World markets turn lower ahead of comments by Fed chair

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-07-17 06:21:46 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:14:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Asian markets fell on Tuesday as mounting tensions over U.S. tariffs overshadowed data suggesting global growth was still on track.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Asian markets fell on Tuesday as mounting tensions over U.S. tariffs overshadowed data suggesting global growth was still on track.
    Asian markets mostly lower as trade tensions weigh on sentiment.More >>
    Asian markets mostly lower as trade tensions weigh on sentiment.More >>
  • Amazon's Prime Day runs into early snags

    Amazon's Prime Day runs into early snags

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:25:19 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:41:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages ride on a conveyor system at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than last year's and will ...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages ride on a conveyor system at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than last year's and will ...
    Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 36 hours this year and will try to lure more deal-seekers to the aisles of Whole Foods.More >>
    Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 36 hours this year and will try to lure more deal-seekers to the aisles of Whole Foods.More >>
  • Amazon workers strike in Europe to coincide with Prime Day

    Amazon workers strike in Europe to coincide with Prime Day

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:27 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:27:08 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:23:35 GMT
    Amazon workers in Spain are holding their second of a three-day strike over salary and working conditions coinciding with the online retailing giant's major shopping holiday.More >>
    Amazon workers in Spain are holding their second of a three-day strike over salary and working conditions coinciding with the online retailing giant's major shopping holiday.More >>
  • US challenges China, EU and others at WTO over steel tariffs

    US challenges China, EU and others at WTO over steel tariffs

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:44:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:02:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this July 13, 2018, photo, Chinese made children shoes carrying a Chinese map and U.S. flags are on display for a sale at a shop in Beijing. China announced it filled a World Trade Organization challenge Monday, July 16, 2018, ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this July 13, 2018, photo, Chinese made children shoes carrying a Chinese map and U.S. flags are on display for a sale at a shop in Beijing. China announced it filled a World Trade Organization challenge Monday, July 16, 2018, ...
    US brings WTO cases against China, EU and others in dispute over American steel tariffs.More >>
    US brings WTO cases against China, EU and others in dispute over American steel tariffs.More >>
  • China files WTO challenge to US $200B tariff plan

    China files WTO challenge to US $200B tariff plan

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-07-16 08:55:34 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:17:27 GMT
    China's government says it has filed a World Trade Organization case challenging U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to raise tariffs on Chinese goods worth $200 billion in an escalating dispute over technology policy.More >>
    China's government says it has filed a World Trade Organization case challenging U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to raise tariffs on Chinese goods worth $200 billion in an escalating dispute over technology policy.More >>
  • Russian media suggest Putin-Trump summit a step forward

    Russian media suggest Putin-Trump summit a step forward

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-07-16 08:55:25 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:57:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump attends a working breakfast with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018 prior to his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Finnish cap...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump attends a working breakfast with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018 prior to his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Finnish cap...
    U.S. President Donald Trump might love what the Russian media are saying about him ahead of his meeting Monday with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.More >>
    U.S. President Donald Trump might love what the Russian media are saying about him ahead of his meeting Monday with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.More >>
  • British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

    British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

    Monday, July 16 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:37:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:03:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May meets representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May meets representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party has called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister.More >>
    A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party has called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister.More >>
  • Asian stocks fall, weighed by tensions over US trade tariffs

    Asian stocks fall, weighed by tensions over US trade tariffs

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:18:12 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-07-17 05:22:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo, an American flag hangs above the bell podium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, July 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo, an American flag hangs above the bell podium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, July 16.
    US stocks are little changed in early trading as banks rise with interest rates and Bank of America climbs after a solid second-quarter report.More >>
    US stocks are little changed in early trading as banks rise with interest rates and Bank of America climbs after a solid second-quarter report.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: State gets 5 more sports betting applications

    APNewsBreak: State gets 5 more sports betting applications

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:13:10 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:41:54 GMT
    It's already late in the fourth quarter for some gambling companies' plan to offer legal sports betting in New Jersey before football season starts.More >>
    It's already late in the fourth quarter for some gambling companies' plan to offer legal sports betting in New Jersey before football season starts.More >>
  • IMF: World economy likely to grow 3.9 percent this year

    IMF: World economy likely to grow 3.9 percent this year

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:18:33 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:20:10 GMT
    IMF keeps global growth forecast at 3.9 percent this year despite worries about trade tensions.More >>
    IMF keeps global growth forecast at 3.9 percent this year despite worries about trade tensions.More >>
  • Heading for clouds: Aviation sector faces trade turbulence

    Heading for clouds: Aviation sector faces trade turbulence

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:34:57 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:35:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Spectators watch an Airbus 400M take part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Spectators watch an Airbus 400M take part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Aircraft makers at the Farnborough International Airshow say thousands of jobs are at risk in this most international of industries as U.S. President Donald Trump raises tariffs and other countries retaliate.More >>
    Aircraft makers at the Farnborough International Airshow say thousands of jobs are at risk in this most international of industries as U.S. President Donald Trump raises tariffs and other countries retaliate.More >>
  • 'Hotel Transylvania 3' tops charts, 'Skyscraper' stumbles

    'Hotel Transylvania 3' tops charts, 'Skyscraper' stumbles

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-07-15 15:47:58 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:23:28 GMT
    (Sony Pictures Animation via AP). This image released by Sony Pictures Animation shows a scene from "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation."(Sony Pictures Animation via AP). This image released by Sony Pictures Animation shows a scene from "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation."
    "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" has checked into the No. 1 spot at the box office in its opening weekend and left the Dwayne Johnson action thriller, "Skyscraper," in the dust.More >>
    "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" has checked into the No. 1 spot at the box office in its opening weekend and left the Dwayne Johnson action thriller, "Skyscraper," in the dust.More >>
  • US: Sanction exemptions open to those reducing Iran imports

    US: Sanction exemptions open to those reducing Iran imports

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:27:33 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:14:19 GMT
    US officials say some businesses that continue to import Iranian oil after the re-imposition of sanctions on Tehran could avoid penalties by making "significant reductions.".More >>
    US officials say some businesses that continue to import Iranian oil after the re-imposition of sanctions on Tehran could avoid penalties by making "significant reductions.".More >>
  • Sparse details on Iowa plans that bypass Obama's health law

    Sparse details on Iowa plans that bypass Obama's health law

    Thursday, July 12 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-07-12 15:26:17 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:14:00 GMT
    (Rodney White/The Des Moines Register via AP). In this April 2, 2018 photo, Gov. Kim Reynolds prepares to sign a bill allowing unregulated health plans at the Iowa Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. The Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-cont...(Rodney White/The Des Moines Register via AP). In this April 2, 2018 photo, Gov. Kim Reynolds prepares to sign a bill allowing unregulated health plans at the Iowa Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. The Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-cont...
    An Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-controlled Legislature would allow the conservative and politically powerful Iowa Farm Bureau to offer health plans that skirt requirements of the Affordable Care...More >>
    An Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-controlled Legislature would allow the conservative and politically powerful Iowa Farm Bureau to offer health plans that skirt requirements of the Affordable Care Act.More >>
  • Survey of economists: US sales and employment likely to grow

    Survey of economists: US sales and employment likely to grow

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:25:22 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:22:36 GMT
    Survey of economists: US sales, employment and wages will likely grow over next 3 months.More >>
    Survey of economists: US sales, employment and wages will likely grow over next 3 months.More >>
  • Facebook faces UK fine over its data privacy scandal

    Facebook faces UK fine over its data privacy scandal

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-07-10 22:44:02 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:39:35 GMT
    The chairman of the U.K. Parliament's media committee says the government office that investigated the Cambridge Analytica scandal has fined Facebook 500,000 pounds ($663,000) for failing to safeguard users' data.More >>
    The chairman of the U.K. Parliament's media committee says the government office that investigated the Cambridge Analytica scandal has fined Facebook 500,000 pounds ($663,000) for failing to safeguard users' data.More >>
  • Dems: Novartis deal with Cohen sought access to policymakers

    Dems: Novartis deal with Cohen sought access to policymakers

    Friday, July 13 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-07-13 16:14:29 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:38:27 GMT
    A report released by a group of Senate Democrats says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer was in frequent contact with top officials of the pharmaceutical giant Novartis as part of the lawyer's $1.2...More >>
    A report released by a group of Senate Democrats says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer was in frequent contact with top officials of the pharmaceutical giant Novartis as part of the lawyer's $1.2 million consulting deal with the company.More >>
  • EU official urges Trump, Putin not to destroy global order

    EU official urges Trump, Putin not to destroy global order

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:35:11 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:07:49 GMT
    European Council President Donald Tusk has urged President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin and China to work together to avoid trade wars and prevent conflict and chaos.More >>
    European Council President Donald Tusk has urged President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin and China to work together to avoid trade wars and prevent conflict and chaos.More >>
  • EU says Airbnb must change presentation after complaints

    EU says Airbnb must change presentation after complaints

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:23:48 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:07:40 GMT
    The European Union is giving Airbnb until the end of August to answer some EU complaints that the U.S. company's pricing presentation does not meet EU consumer standards.More >>
    The European Union is giving Airbnb until the end of August to answer some EU complaints that the U.S. company's pricing presentation does not meet EU consumer standards.More >>
  • US retail sales rise at a healthy 0.5 percent pace in June

    US retail sales rise at a healthy 0.5 percent pace in June

    Monday, July 16 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:37:27 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:07:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). In this July 3, 2018, photo, a shopper carries bags in San Francisco. On Monday, July 16, the Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales data for June.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). In this July 3, 2018, photo, a shopper carries bags in San Francisco. On Monday, July 16, the Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales data for June.
    US retail sales rose at a healthy 0.5 percent pace in June as optimistic consumers spend more.More >>
    US retail sales rose at a healthy 0.5 percent pace in June as optimistic consumers spend more.More >>
  • AP Exclusive: Billionaires fuel US charter schools movement

    AP Exclusive: Billionaires fuel US charter schools movement

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-07-16 05:55:15 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:27:02 GMT
    Billionaires are influencing state education policy by giving money to state-level charter support organizations to sustain, defend and expand the charter schools movement across the country.More >>
    Billionaires are influencing state education policy by giving money to state-level charter support organizations to sustain, defend and expand the charter schools movement across the country.More >>
  • Trump DOJ appealing judge's OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Trump DOJ appealing judge's OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Thursday, July 12 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-07-12 21:03:49 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:26:19 GMT
    Trump Justice Department is appealing US judge's approval of AT&T-Time Warner megamerger.More >>
    Trump Justice Department is appealing US judge's approval of AT&T-Time Warner megamerger.More >>
  • US trade, immigration and biofuel policies hit farmers hard

    US trade, immigration and biofuel policies hit farmers hard

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:07:49 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:50:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). In this July 12, 2018 photo, farmer Don Bloss checks on the operation of an auger transferring corn on his farm in Pawnee City, Neb. Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump’s trade, immigratio...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). In this July 12, 2018 photo, farmer Don Bloss checks on the operation of an auger transferring corn on his farm in Pawnee City, Neb. Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump’s trade, immigratio...
    Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump's trade, immigration and biofuels policies will cost farms billions of dollars in lost income and force some out of business.More >>
    Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump's trade, immigration and biofuels policies will cost farms billions of dollars in lost income and force some out of business.More >>
  • US firm tried to enlist ambassadors to help Russian company

    US firm tried to enlist ambassadors to help Russian company

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:35:12 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:49:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this July 2, 2015, file photo, Russian metals magnate Oleg Deripaska attends Independence Day celebrations at Spaso House, the residence of the American Ambassador, in Moscow, Russia. A U.S. lobbying...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this July 2, 2015, file photo, Russian metals magnate Oleg Deripaska attends Independence Day celebrations at Spaso House, the residence of the American Ambassador, in Moscow, Russia. A U.S. lobbying...
    American lobbying firm sought to recruit ambassadors of several countries to help support Russian company sanctioned by US.More >>
    American lobbying firm sought to recruit ambassadors of several countries to help support Russian company sanctioned by US.More >>
  • Italy's Salvini doesn't exclude EU veto on Russia sanctions

    Italy's Salvini doesn't exclude EU veto on Russia sanctions

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:09:07 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:45:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, right, and Evelina Christillin in the stands prior to the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, right, and Evelina Christillin in the stands prior to the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July...
    Italy's populist government is hoping to convince the European Union to lift sanctions against Russia but won't rule out using its veto if diplomacy fails.More >>
    Italy's populist government is hoping to convince the European Union to lift sanctions against Russia but won't rule out using its veto if diplomacy fails.More >>
  • Egypt lawmakers decry bill 'selling' foreigners citizenship

    Egypt lawmakers decry bill 'selling' foreigners citizenship

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:05:12 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:35:26 GMT
    Egypt's parliament has backed a draft bill that grants foreigners citizenship if they deposit the sum of at least 7 million Egyptian pounds, or about $391,000, in a local bank, save it there for five years and...More >>
    Egypt's parliament has backed a draft bill that grants foreigners citizenship if they deposit the sum of at least 7 million Egyptian pounds, or about $391,000, in a local bank, save it there for five years and reside in the country during that period.More >>
  • Bank of America 2Q profits boosted by tax law, higher rates

    Bank of America 2Q profits boosted by tax law, higher rates

    Monday, July 16 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-07-16 11:51:47 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:35:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Nov. 6, 2017, file photo, people walk by a branch office of Bank of America in New York. Bank of America Corp. reports earnings Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Nov. 6, 2017, file photo, people walk by a branch office of Bank of America in New York. Bank of America Corp. reports earnings Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Bank of America 2Q profits jump 33 percent, helped by lower tax bill and higher interest rates.More >>
    Bank of America 2Q profits jump 33 percent, helped by lower tax bill and higher interest rates.More >>
  • 5 years after declaring bankruptcy, Detroit reborn at a cost

    5 years after declaring bankruptcy, Detroit reborn at a cost

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:23:54 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:03:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Corey Williams). In this July 11, 2018 photo, James Murphy, left, and Bryan Knoche work the counter at Fred's Key Shop in Midtown Detroit. Five years after Detroit filed for the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, Knoche says the sm...(AP Photo/Corey Williams). In this July 11, 2018 photo, James Murphy, left, and Bryan Knoche work the counter at Fred's Key Shop in Midtown Detroit. Five years after Detroit filed for the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, Knoche says the sm...
    Detroit has seen a remarkable turnaround since becoming the largest U.S. city to declare bankruptcy five years ago this month.More >>
    Detroit has seen a remarkable turnaround since becoming the largest U.S. city to declare bankruptcy five years ago this month.More >>
  • Financial forum: Virtual currencies need close monitoring

    Financial forum: Virtual currencies need close monitoring

    Monday, July 16 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-07-16 11:06:55 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:59:24 GMT
    An international forum on financial regulation say virtual currencies such as Bitcoin do not now pose a threat to global stability but cautions that "vigilant monitoring" is needed in light of a rapidly changing...More >>
    An international forum on financial regulation say virtual currencies such as Bitcoin do not now pose a threat to global stability but cautions that "vigilant monitoring" is needed in light of a rapidly changing market.More >>
  • Why traditional credit scores still matter

    Why traditional credit scores still matter

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:24:14 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:28:42 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.
    Alternative data, such as your social media and smartphone choices, will not replace traditional credit scores anytime soon.More >>
    Alternative data, such as your social media and smartphone choices, will not replace traditional credit scores anytime soon.More >>
  • Oregon admits lack of oversight of medical marijuana program

    Oregon admits lack of oversight of medical marijuana program

    Thursday, July 12 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-07-13 01:56:51 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:08:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File). FILE - This Sept. 30, 2016, file photo shows a marijuana bud before harvesting at a rural area near Corvallis, Ore. The Oregon agency overseeing the state's legal medical marijuana industry admits in a report it has not ...(AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File). FILE - This Sept. 30, 2016, file photo shows a marijuana bud before harvesting at a rural area near Corvallis, Ore. The Oregon agency overseeing the state's legal medical marijuana industry admits in a report it has not ...
    The agency overseeing Oregon's legal medical marijuana industry admits it has not effectively provided oversight of growers and others, creating opportunities for weed to be diverted into the highly profitable...More >>
    The agency overseeing Oregon's legal medical marijuana industry admits it has not effectively provided oversight of growers and others, creating opportunities for weed to be diverted into the highly profitable black market.More >>
  • China's economic growth cools amid trade tensions

    China's economic growth cools amid trade tensions

    Sunday, July 15 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 02:09:57 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:38:14 GMT
    China's economic growth slowed to 6.7 percent in the quarter ending in June, adding to challenges for Beijing amid a mounting tariff war with Washington.More >>
    China's economic growth slowed to 6.7 percent in the quarter ending in June, adding to challenges for Beijing amid a mounting tariff war with Washington.More >>
  • May reveals Trump Brexit advice: Sue the EU, don't negotiate

    May reveals Trump Brexit advice: Sue the EU, don't negotiate

    Sunday, July 15 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-07-15 09:37:28 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:24:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May hold hands at the conclusion of their joint news conference at Chequers, in Buckinghamshire, England, Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May hold hands at the conclusion of their joint news conference at Chequers, in Buckinghamshire, England, Friday, July 13, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that President Donald Trump advised her to "sue" the European Union in the negotiations over Britain's exit from the bloc.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that President Donald Trump advised her to "sue" the European Union in the negotiations over Britain's exit from the bloc.More >>
  • Long-troubled Deutsche Bank says profits unexpectedly high

    Long-troubled Deutsche Bank says profits unexpectedly high

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-07-16 09:25:25 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:22:10 GMT
    Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank, says it foresees considerably higher-than-expected earnings for the second quarter _ results that it says underline the company's "resilience.".More >>
    Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank, says it foresees considerably higher-than-expected earnings for the second quarter _ results that it says underline the company's "resilience.".More >>
  • China slowdown weighs on markets as Trump meets Putin

    China slowdown weighs on markets as Trump meets Putin

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:10:19 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:17:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Women chat as investors monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Monday, July 16, 2018. Shares edged lower in Asia early Monday after China reported lackluster growth data in line with expectations.(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Women chat as investors monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Monday, July 16, 2018. Shares edged lower in Asia early Monday after China reported lackluster growth data in line with expectations.
    Shares lower in Asia on lackluster China growth, trade tensions.More >>
    Shares lower in Asia on lackluster China growth, trade tensions.More >>
  • Average price of US gas slips a penny, to $2.94 a gallon

    Average price of US gas slips a penny, to $2.94 a gallon

    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-07-15 17:22:57 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:10:51 GMT
    The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. fell a penny a gallon over the past three weeks to $2.94.More >>
    The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. fell a penny a gallon over the past three weeks to $2.94.More >>
  • Asian shares drift lower as China data, trade cast shadows

    Asian shares drift lower as China data, trade cast shadows

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:35:32 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:31:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Women chat as investors monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Monday, July 16, 2018. Shares edged lower in Asia early Monday after China reported lackluster growth data in line with expectations.(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Women chat as investors monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Monday, July 16, 2018. Shares edged lower in Asia early Monday after China reported lackluster growth data in line with expectations.
    Shares lower in Asia on lackluster China growth, trade tensions.More >>
    Shares lower in Asia on lackluster China growth, trade tensions.More >>
  • DC Metro workers call for strike amid 2-year labor dispute

    DC Metro workers call for strike amid 2-year labor dispute

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:14:59 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:36:07 GMT
    Members of the Washington Metro's largest union have voted overwhelmingly to authorize their leader to call for a strike amid an extended labor dispute.More >>
    Members of the Washington Metro's largest union have voted overwhelmingly to authorize their leader to call for a strike amid an extended labor dispute.More >>
  • Kushner tenants: We were pushed out for luxury condo buyers

    Kushner tenants: We were pushed out for luxury condo buyers

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:22:50 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:16:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveal...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveal...
    Banging, drilling, dust, rats: Kushner Cos. tenants say relentless construction was used to push them out for luxury condo buyers.More >>
    Banging, drilling, dust, rats: Kushner Cos. tenants say relentless construction was used to push them out for luxury condo buyers.More >>
  • German authorities question Opel over diesel vehicles

    German authorities question Opel over diesel vehicles

    Saturday, July 14 2018 6:19 AM EDT2018-07-14 10:19:58 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:15:35 GMT
    German automaker Opel reportedly faces questions over emissions from its diesel vehicles, an issue that's already tarnished many of its competitors.More >>
    German automaker Opel reportedly faces questions over emissions from its diesel vehicles, an issue that's already tarnished many of its competitors.More >>
  • Rush on for casinos to start sports bets before football

    Rush on for casinos to start sports bets before football

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-07-15 15:47:48 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:10:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). A board shows the World Cup soccer tournament odds as people look at information at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. Meadowlands Racetrack started taking sports betting on Saturday, b...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). A board shows the World Cup soccer tournament odds as people look at information at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. Meadowlands Racetrack started taking sports betting on Saturday, b...
    New Jersey gambling regulators are warning casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by Monday or risk not being approved in time for the start of football season.More >>
    New Jersey gambling regulators are warning casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by Monday or risk not being approved in time for the start of football season.More >>
  • Federal Reserve projects further gradual hikes in key rate

    Federal Reserve projects further gradual hikes in key rate

    Friday, July 13 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-07-13 15:39:01 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-07-16 00:10:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks to the media after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. The Federal Reserve says it expects low unemployment and ...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks to the media after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. The Federal Reserve says it expects low unemployment and ...
    Fed projects further gradual rate hikes that will put rate at a slightly restrictive level by late 2019.More >>
    Fed projects further gradual rate hikes that will put rate at a slightly restrictive level by late 2019.More >>
  • Papa John's starts pulling founder's image from marketing

    Papa John's starts pulling founder's image from marketing

    Friday, July 13 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-07-13 13:18:56 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-07-15 17:28:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2017, file photo shows signs, including one featuring Papa John's founder John Schnatter, at a Papa John's pizza store in Quincy, Mass. Papa John’s plans to pull Schnatter’s image from marketing ma...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2017, file photo shows signs, including one featuring Papa John's founder John Schnatter, at a Papa John's pizza store in Quincy, Mass. Papa John’s plans to pull Schnatter’s image from marketing ma...
    APNewsBreak: Papa John's to pull founder image from marketing following reports he used racial slur.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Papa John's to pull founder image from marketing following reports he used racial slur.More >>
  • JPMorgan's profits rise 18 percent, helped by lower taxes

    JPMorgan's profits rise 18 percent, helped by lower taxes

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:22 AM EDT2018-07-13 11:22:28 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:33:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Jan. 11, 2016, file photo shows a Chase bank branch in New York. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reports earnings Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Jan. 11, 2016, file photo shows a Chase bank branch in New York. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reports earnings Friday, July 13, 2018.
    JPMorgan Chase second-quarter profits rise by 18 percent from a year ago, as the bank continues to benefit from higher interest rates and a lower tax bill following last year's passage of President Donald Trump's...More >>
    JPMorgan Chase second-quarter profits rise by 18 percent from a year ago, as the bank continues to benefit from higher interest rates and a lower tax bill following last year's passage of President Donald Trump's tax law.More >>
  • Wells Fargo 2Q earnings fall as impact of scandals linger

    Wells Fargo 2Q earnings fall as impact of scandals linger

    Friday, July 13 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-07-13 13:26:00 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:18:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo, the logo for Wells Fargo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Wells Fargo reports earnings Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo, the logo for Wells Fargo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Wells Fargo reports earnings Friday, July 13, 2018.
    Wells Fargo 2Q earnings fall, revenue rises.More >>
    Wells Fargo 2Q earnings fall, revenue rises.More >>
  • Citigroup 2Q earnings rise 16 pct; revenue growth is tepid

    Citigroup 2Q earnings rise 16 pct; revenue growth is tepid

    Friday, July 13 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-07-13 13:46:38 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-07-15 15:53:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, a Citibank sign is shown outside one of the bank's branch offices in New York. Citigroup reports earnings Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, a Citibank sign is shown outside one of the bank's branch offices in New York. Citigroup reports earnings Friday, July 13, 2018.
    Citigroup 2Q earnings rise as revenue increases.More >>
    Citigroup 2Q earnings rise as revenue increases.More >>
  • Lobbying firm sought envoys help to salvage Russian company

    Lobbying firm sought envoys help to salvage Russian company

    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-07-14 13:10:07 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-07-15 15:53:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this July 2, 2015, file photo, Russian metals magnate Oleg Deripaska attends Independence Day celebrations at Spaso House, the residence of the American Ambassador, in Moscow, Russia. A U.S. lobbying...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this July 2, 2015, file photo, Russian metals magnate Oleg Deripaska attends Independence Day celebrations at Spaso House, the residence of the American Ambassador, in Moscow, Russia. A U.S. lobbying...
    A U.S. lobbying firm sought to recruit the ambassadors of France, Germany and several other countries for an elaborate campaign to persuade the Trump administration to lift U.S. sanctions against a Russian...More >>
    A U.S. lobbying firm sought to recruit the ambassadors of France, Germany and several other countries for an elaborate campaign to persuade the Trump administration to lift U.S. sanctions against a Russian manufacturing giant.More >>
  • New Jersey track brings sports bets to New York's doorstep

    New Jersey track brings sports bets to New York's doorstep

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:40:39 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:53:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Former New Jersey Sen. Raymond Lesniak holds up a ticket after he casted the very first bet at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. Meadowlands Racetrack is the fourth sports betting outl...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Former New Jersey Sen. Raymond Lesniak holds up a ticket after he casted the very first bet at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in East Rutherford, N.J. Meadowlands Racetrack is the fourth sports betting outl...
    A northern New Jersey horse racing track has brought legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep.More >>
    A northern New Jersey horse racing track has brought legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep.More >>
  • Passenger fury at Ryanair after pressure drop forces landing

    Passenger fury at Ryanair after pressure drop forces landing

    Saturday, July 14 2018 5:39 AM EDT2018-07-14 09:39:56 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:57:09 GMT
    Dozens of Ryanair passengers have been discharged from hospital after being treated for nausea following an unscheduled landing in Germany.More >>
    Dozens of Ryanair passengers have been discharged from hospital after being treated for nausea following an unscheduled landing in Germany.More >>
  • Lenin statue at final sandwiched by ads for Budweiser, Visa

    Lenin statue at final sandwiched by ads for Budweiser, Visa

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:40:55 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-07-14 18:31:52 GMT
    In this July 11, 2018 photo, a man holds up a Visa sign in front of a statue of Lenin, as fans arrive for the semifinal match between Croatia and England at Luzhniki Stadium, during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)In this July 11, 2018 photo, a man holds up a Visa sign in front of a statue of Lenin, as fans arrive for the semifinal match between Croatia and England at Luzhniki Stadium, during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
    Lenin statue outside the stadium where France and Croatia will play the World Cup final is sandwiched by ads for Budweiser and Visa, a sign of how far Russia has come from the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution.More >>
    Lenin statue outside the stadium where France and Croatia will play the World Cup final is sandwiched by ads for Budweiser and Visa, a sign of how far Russia has come from the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution.More >>
  • The Latest: "Baby Donald" blimp flies over Edinburgh march

    The Latest: "Baby Donald" blimp flies over Edinburgh march

    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:10 AM EDT2018-07-14 12:10:03 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:41:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). A six-meter high cartoon baby blimp of U.S. President Donald Trump is flown as a protest against his visit, in Parliament Square in London, England, Friday, July 13, 2018. Trump is making his first trip to Britain as president a...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). A six-meter high cartoon baby blimp of U.S. President Donald Trump is flown as a protest against his visit, in Parliament Square in London, England, Friday, July 13, 2018. Trump is making his first trip to Britain as president a...
    Thousands of people are marching through the streets of Edinburgh to protest against President Donald Trump, who is staying in Scotland over the weekend.More >>
    Thousands of people are marching through the streets of Edinburgh to protest against President Donald Trump, who is staying in Scotland over the weekend.More >>
  • As World Cup ends, Russia faces uncertain football legacy

    As World Cup ends, Russia faces uncertain football legacy

    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:21:59 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-07-14 15:27:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File). FILE - In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo a general view at top right of temporary stands in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia. They were meant to show Russia was serious about saving money, bu...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File). FILE - In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo a general view at top right of temporary stands in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia. They were meant to show Russia was serious about saving money, bu...
    Russia's World Cup is coming to an end, leaving the host nation with newfound confidence on the field but some host cities burdened with costly arenas.More >>
    Russia's World Cup is coming to an end, leaving the host nation with newfound confidence on the field but some host cities burdened with costly arenas.More >>
  • French military parades for Bastille Day, gets budget boost

    French military parades for Bastille Day, gets budget boost

    Saturday, July 14 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-07-14 07:39:51 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-07-14 14:55:36 GMT
    (Christophe Petit Tesson/Pool Photo via AP). rance's President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech after signing the armed forces annual law budget, at the Hotel de Brienne, in Paris, France, Friday, July 13, 2018. .(Christophe Petit Tesson/Pool Photo via AP). rance's President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech after signing the armed forces annual law budget, at the Hotel de Brienne, in Paris, France, Friday, July 13, 2018. .
    France's military is getting a budget boost from President Emmanuel Macron as it prepares to march through Paris for Bastille Day celebrations.More >>
    France's military is getting a budget boost from President Emmanuel Macron as it prepares to march through Paris for Bastille Day celebrations.More >>
  • Corporations market at World Cup despite absence of US

    Corporations market at World Cup despite absence of US

    Friday, July 13 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-07-13 17:50:55 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-07-14 13:10:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell). In this July 5, 2018 photo, a helicopter sits atop the Budweiser boat, parked on the Moskva River during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell). In this July 5, 2018 photo, a helicopter sits atop the Budweiser boat, parked on the Moskva River during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia.
    Business went on at the World Cup without the presence of the United States, although the tournament's visibility decreased across America.More >>
    Business went on at the World Cup without the presence of the United States, although the tournament's visibility decreased across America.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump in Scotland for weekend at golf course

    The Latest: Trump in Scotland for weekend at golf course

    Friday, July 13 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-07-13 17:51:25 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-07-14 12:32:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Queen Elizabeth II and President Donald Trump walk together to inspect the Guard of Honour at Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Queen Elizabeth II and President Donald Trump walk together to inspect the Guard of Honour at Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, Friday, July 13, 2018.
    President Donald Trump has departed Windsor Castle after tea with Queen Elizabeth II.More >>
    President Donald Trump has departed Windsor Castle after tea with Queen Elizabeth II.More >>
  • UK politicians reel as Trump unleashes criticism then charm

    UK politicians reel as Trump unleashes criticism then charm

    Friday, July 13 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-07-13 09:52:36 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:22 AM EDT2018-07-14 11:22:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). A six-meter high cartoon baby blimp of U.S. President Donald Trump hovers next to the statue of former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, as it is flown as a protest against his visit, in Parliament Square in London, Engl...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). A six-meter high cartoon baby blimp of U.S. President Donald Trump hovers next to the statue of former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, as it is flown as a protest against his visit, in Parliament Square in London, Engl...
    The British pound has fallen and U.K. politicians are reeling from the tornado-blast of U.S. President Donald Trump, who has humiliated Prime Minister Theresa May, crushed hopes of a quick U.S.-U.K. trade deal and...More >>
    The British pound has fallen and U.K. politicians are reeling from the tornado-blast of U.S. President Donald Trump, who has humiliated Prime Minister Theresa May, crushed hopes of a quick U.S.-U.K. trade deal and boosted May's opponents over Brexit.More >>
  • Pompeo visits Mexico, is urged to reunite migrant families

    Pompeo visits Mexico, is urged to reunite migrant families

    Friday, July 13 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-07-13 04:42:08 GMT
    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-07-14 11:17:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, July 12, 2018. Pompeo finishes a trip to North Korea, Japan, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Abu Dhabi, and Brussels.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, July 12, 2018. Pompeo finishes a trip to North Korea, Japan, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Abu Dhabi, and Brussels.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is leading a Cabinet-level delegation to Mexico on the heels of a sea-change election there that could offer a chance for the neighbors to repair strained relations.More >>
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is leading a Cabinet-level delegation to Mexico on the heels of a sea-change election there that could offer a chance for the neighbors to repair strained relations.More >>
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