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  • Turkish currency stabilizes as businesses urge compromise

    Turkish currency stabilizes as businesses urge compromise

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:26:29 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:53:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mucahid Yapici). People walk in a market in Istanbul, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Turkey's central bank announced a series of measures on Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis. The Turkish lira has nosediv...(AP Photo/Mucahid Yapici). People walk in a market in Istanbul, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Turkey's central bank announced a series of measures on Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis. The Turkish lira has nosediv...
    The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors look to a speech by the finance chief later in the day.More >>
    The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors look to a speech by the finance chief later in the day.More >>
  • Business owners, visitors rejoice as Yosemite reopens

    Business owners, visitors rejoice as Yosemite reopens

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:11:23 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:52:26 GMT
    (Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...(Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.More >>
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.More >>
  • Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

    Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:31:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:51:54 GMT
    (Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...(Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...
    Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law.More >>
    Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law.More >>
  • South Korea bans driving BMWs under recall due to fires

    South Korea bans driving BMWs under recall due to fires

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-08-14 03:10:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:51:49 GMT
    South Korea will ban driving recalled BMWs that haven't received safety checks following fires the German automaker has blamed on a faulty exhaust gas component.More >>
    South Korea will ban driving recalled BMWs that haven't received safety checks following fires the German automaker has blamed on a faulty exhaust gas component.More >>
  • Times Up gives $750,000 for combatting sexual misconduct

    Times Up gives $750,000 for combatting sexual misconduct

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:10:42 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:51:47 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Fatima Goss Graves speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hill...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Fatima Goss Graves speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hill...
    A fund dedicated to aiding victims of sexual harassment and assault is giving $750,000 in grants to local organizations across the country.More >>
    A fund dedicated to aiding victims of sexual harassment and assault is giving $750,000 in grants to local organizations across the country.More >>
  • Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:21:39 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:51:37 GMT
    Asian stock markets mixed after Wall Street falls on jitters over Turkey.More >>
    Asian stock markets mixed after Wall Street falls on jitters over Turkey.More >>
  • Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:50:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:51:35 GMT
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.More >>
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.More >>
  • The Latest: Turkish businesses urge Erdogan to compromise

    The Latest: Turkish businesses urge Erdogan to compromise

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:46:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:51:33 GMT
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.More >>
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.More >>
  • Trump's Harley boycott call roils Wisconsin primary

    Trump's Harley boycott call roils Wisconsin primary

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:52:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:50:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. Eight Democrats are taking on Walker in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, as he seeks a third term, a sign of jus...(AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. Eight Democrats are taking on Walker in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, as he seeks a third term, a sign of jus...
    President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead the...More >>
    President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead the primary.More >>
  • White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:37:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:47:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.More >>
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.More >>
  • German economy defies trade gloom with strong growth

    German economy defies trade gloom with strong growth

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:16:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:27 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:27:06 GMT
    Official data show that the German economy grew by 0.5 percent in the second quarter compared with the previous three-month period, accelerating slightly.More >>
    Official data show that the German economy grew by 0.5 percent in the second quarter compared with the previous three-month period, accelerating slightly.More >>
  • Turkey tries to contain crisis but currency keeps falling

    Turkey tries to contain crisis but currency keeps falling

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-08-13 07:05:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:22:45 GMT
    Turkey's Central Bank has announced a series of measures to help banks manage their liquidity, after the country's finance chief said the government had readied an "action plan" to ease market concerns that led to...More >>
    Turkey's Central Bank has announced a series of measures to help banks manage their liquidity, after the country's finance chief said the government had readied an "action plan" to ease market concerns that led to a slump in the value of Turkish currency.More >>
  • Alaska's North Slope shaken by 2 largest recorded quakes

    Alaska's North Slope shaken by 2 largest recorded quakes

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:10:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:59 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:59:15 GMT
    The largest earthquake to ever rock Alaska's North Slope was followed about six hours later by the second largest _ an aftershock of the first.More >>
    The largest earthquake to ever rock Alaska's North Slope was followed about six hours later by the second largest _ an aftershock of the first.More >>
  • Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:54:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:59 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:59:12 GMT
    (Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...(Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.More >>
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.More >>
  • Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

    Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 01:11:12 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:33:23 GMT
    Just months after clearing the way to rule in perpetuity, China's president and ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is beset by a wave of economic, foreign policy and domestic political challenges.More >>
    Just months after clearing the way to rule in perpetuity, China's president and ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is beset by a wave of economic, foreign policy and domestic political challenges.More >>
  • VF, following millions of consumers, will shed its denim

    VF, following millions of consumers, will shed its denim

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:35:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:37:14 GMT
    VF to break off its denim business to hone its focus on money-making active-outerwear.More >>
    VF to break off its denim business to hone its focus on money-making active-outerwear.More >>
  • Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:07:42 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:22:02 GMT
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.More >>
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.More >>
  • Citizens Bank set to open new corporate headquarters

    Citizens Bank set to open new corporate headquarters

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:03:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-08-14 05:21:52 GMT
    Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.More >>
    Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.More >>
  • Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:35:27 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:36:16 GMT
    Gains for technology and health care companies are leading US stocks higher as major indexes recover some of their losses from last week.More >>
    Gains for technology and health care companies are leading US stocks higher as major indexes recover some of their losses from last week.More >>
  • What happened, what's next after airline worker stole plane

    What happened, what's next after airline worker stole plane

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-08-13 16:47:45 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-08-14 03:36:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this long-exposure photo, smoke and an orange glow are seen on Ketron Island in Washington state, early Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 as viewed from near Steilacoom, Wash. On Friday, an airline mechanic stole an empty Horizon Air...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this long-exposure photo, smoke and an orange glow are seen on Ketron Island in Washington state, early Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 as viewed from near Steilacoom, Wash. On Friday, an airline mechanic stole an empty Horizon Air...
    How did an airline worker steal a plane and what are authorities doing?.More >>
    How did an airline worker steal a plane and what are authorities doing?.More >>
  • 'The Meg' chomps $44.5M, 'BlacKkKlansman' opens strong

    'The Meg' chomps $44.5M, 'BlacKkKlansman' opens strong

    Sunday, August 12 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-08-12 16:18:20 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:31:04 GMT
    The shark thriller "The Meg" became the latest success in Hollywood's sizzling summer, opening well above expectations with $44.5 million in ticket sales, according to box office estimates Sunday.More >>
    The shark thriller "The Meg" became the latest success in Hollywood's sizzling summer, opening well above expectations with $44.5 million in ticket sales, according to box office estimates Sunday.More >>
  • Northeast governors, eastern Canada premiers meet in Vermont

    Northeast governors, eastern Canada premiers meet in Vermont

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:00:00 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:47 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:47:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke). Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, left, and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard confer during the Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Stowe, Vt.(AP Photo/Lisa Rathke). Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, left, and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard confer during the Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Stowe, Vt.
    A group of northeastern governors and premiers from eastern Canada are meeting in Vermont, where they are discussing a variety of joint issues, amid a trade dispute between Washington and Ottawa.More >>
    A group of northeastern governors and premiers from eastern Canada are meeting in Vermont, where they are discussing a variety of joint issues, amid a trade dispute between Washington and Ottawa.More >>
  • Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump's new image man

    Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump's new image man

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:27:45 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:11:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2017, file photo, then-Fox News co-president Bill Shine, leaves a New York restaurant. For years Shine carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nicknamed “the Butler” at Fox. Now, Shi...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2017, file photo, then-Fox News co-president Bill Shine, leaves a New York restaurant. For years Shine carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nicknamed “the Butler” at Fox. Now, Shi...
    Shifting from Fox News to the White House, Bill Shine takes on task of protecting Trump's image.More >>
    Shifting from Fox News to the White House, Bill Shine takes on task of protecting Trump's image.More >>
  • Appeals court tells EPA to stop sales of harmful pesticide

    Appeals court tells EPA to stop sales of harmful pesticide

    Friday, August 10 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:20:49 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:06:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. A federal appeals court has ruled ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. A federal appeals court has ruled ...
    The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to stop sales of a widely used pesticide within two months.More >>
    The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to stop sales of a widely used pesticide within two months.More >>
  • Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Saturday, August 11 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-08-11 06:09:56 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:06:39 GMT
    (Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...(Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.More >>
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.More >>
  • Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:13:50 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:06:25 GMT
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.More >>
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.More >>
  • Malaysia eyes more than 10-fold hike in Singapore water deal

    Malaysia eyes more than 10-fold hike in Singapore water deal

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:25 AM EDT2018-08-13 10:25:14 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:58 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:58:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is interviewed in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Mahathir said he will seek to cancel multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects that were signed by his prede...(AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is interviewed in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Mahathir said he will seek to cancel multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects that were signed by his prede...
    Malaysia's prime minister says he is seeking to hike the price of water sold to the neighboring country of Singapore by more than ten times as his country searches for ways to pay off massive debts.More >>
    Malaysia's prime minister says he is seeking to hike the price of water sold to the neighboring country of Singapore by more than ten times as his country searches for ways to pay off massive debts.More >>
  • Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:18:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:59 GMT
    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created.More >>
    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created.More >>
  • Uber faces new roadblock in New York on its way to IPO

    Uber faces new roadblock in New York on its way to IPO

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:51:52 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:57 GMT
    Uber faces new challenge leading up to IPO as New York city reins in growth of ride-hailing services.More >>
    Uber faces new challenge leading up to IPO as New York city reins in growth of ride-hailing services.More >>
  • Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

    Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:15:56 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:56 GMT
    (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). This Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III,  in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police o...(Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). This Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III, in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police o...
    Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.More >>
    Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.More >>
  • Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

    Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-08-09 19:01:10 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A Tesla emblem is seen on the back end of a Model S in the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A Tesla emblem is seen on the back end of a Model S in the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the...
    Tesla shares have dropped back to near the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that he may take the company private.More >>
    Tesla shares have dropped back to near the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that he may take the company private.More >>
  • US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:34:32 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building...More >>
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building a tech startup to fight terrorism.More >>
  • The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

    The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:18:01 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Kalyanaraman Shankari poses for photos in Mountain View, Calif. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google services on Android devices and iPhones allows the search giant to record your ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Kalyanaraman Shankari poses for photos in Mountain View, Calif. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google services on Android devices and iPhones allows the search giant to record your ...
    AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements even when you've told it not to keep your location history.More >>
    AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements even when you've told it not to keep your location history.More >>
  • Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:27:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.More >>
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.More >>
  • Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

    Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:07:10 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:51:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
  • Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

    Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:36:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:40:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia. The tech industry's use of persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens is...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia. The tech industry's use of persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens is...
    Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.More >>
    Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.More >>
  • GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

    GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:04:54 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:29:23 GMT
    Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York has been indicted on securities fraud charges.More >>
    Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York has been indicted on securities fraud charges.More >>
  • Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Friday, August 10 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-08-10 22:45:47 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:23:44 GMT
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.More >>
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.More >>
  • 5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:31:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:23:37 GMT
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.More >>
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.More >>
  • Bayer shares plunge in wake of Monsanto weed killer verdict

    Bayer shares plunge in wake of Monsanto weed killer verdict

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:45 AM EDT2018-08-13 09:45:12 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:16:21 GMT
    Shares in German chemicals and drugs company Bayer have plunged in the wake of a U.S. court verdict against Monsanto, which Bayer has acquired.More >>
    Shares in German chemicals and drugs company Bayer have plunged in the wake of a U.S. court verdict against Monsanto, which Bayer has acquired.More >>
  • Friendly tone belied desperate acts of Seattle plane thief

    Friendly tone belied desperate acts of Seattle plane thief

    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-08-12 05:15:40 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:59:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Alaska Airlines planes sit on the tarmac at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday evening, Aug. 10, 2018, in SeaTac, Wash. An airline mechanic stole an Alaska Airlines plane without any passengers and took off from Sea-Tac In...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Alaska Airlines planes sit on the tarmac at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday evening, Aug. 10, 2018, in SeaTac, Wash. An airline mechanic stole an Alaska Airlines plane without any passengers and took off from Sea-Tac In...
    Aviation expert say one of the biggest potential perils for commercial air travel is airline or airport employees causing mayhem.More >>
    Aviation expert say one of the biggest potential perils for commercial air travel is airline or airport employees causing mayhem.More >>
  • Warren Buffett's investing continues to evolve even at 87

    Warren Buffett's investing continues to evolve even at 87

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:11:32 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:54:07 GMT
    Warren Buffett's core investing philosophy hasn't changed much over his long career, but his approach continues to evolve even at age 87.More >>
    Warren Buffett's core investing philosophy hasn't changed much over his long career, but his approach continues to evolve even at age 87.More >>
  • Virgin joins BA in criticizing long wait times at Heathrow

    Virgin joins BA in criticizing long wait times at Heathrow

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-08-13 09:40:11 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-08-13 16:48:18 GMT
    Virgin Atlantic has joined British Airways in criticizing long waiting times at passport control at Heathrow Airport.More >>
    Virgin Atlantic has joined British Airways in criticizing long waiting times at passport control at Heathrow Airport.More >>
  • Newest US sanctions against Russia hit an economic nerve

    Newest US sanctions against Russia hit an economic nerve

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:29:06 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:40:40 GMT
    (Dmitry Astakhov, Sputnik, Government Pool Photo via AP). Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks during a meeting in Kamchatka Peninsula region, Russian Far East, Russia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Russia's prime minister sternly warned the United S...(Dmitry Astakhov, Sputnik, Government Pool Photo via AP). Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks during a meeting in Kamchatka Peninsula region, Russian Far East, Russia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Russia's prime minister sternly warned the United S...
    Hitting an economic nerve: Newest US sanctions get a rise out of Russia, a drop in the ruble.More >>
    Hitting an economic nerve: Newest US sanctions get a rise out of Russia, a drop in the ruble.More >>
  • California fires may make homeowners insurance harder to get

    California fires may make homeowners insurance harder to get

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:18:55 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:17:59 GMT
    California's battle with wildfires may hurt availability, raise the cost of homeowners insurance.More >>
    California's battle with wildfires may hurt availability, raise the cost of homeowners insurance.More >>
  • Billionaire drops quest to split California into 3 parts

    Billionaire drops quest to split California into 3 parts

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:05:38 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:15:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this July 15, 2014 file photo, Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper presents his drivers license for identification purposes to Heather Ditty, elections manager for the Sacramento County Registrar of...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this July 15, 2014 file photo, Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper presents his drivers license for identification purposes to Heather Ditty, elections manager for the Sacramento County Registrar of...
    The billionaire behind a proposal to split California in three says he's giving up on the effort after the state Supreme Court knocked it off the November ballot.More >>
    The billionaire behind a proposal to split California in three says he's giving up on the effort after the state Supreme Court knocked it off the November ballot.More >>
  • Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430

    Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 06:35:09 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:08:32 GMT
    The death toll from the earthquake that rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok a week ago has passed 430 and the government is estimating economic losses of least several hundred million dollars.More >>
    The death toll from the earthquake that rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok a week ago has passed 430 and the government is estimating economic losses of least several hundred million dollars.More >>
  • Average US price of gas rises 2 cents per gallon to $2.93

    Average US price of gas rises 2 cents per gallon to $2.93

    Sunday, August 12 2018 12:43 PM EDT2018-08-12 16:43:41 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:51:54 GMT
    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has risen 2 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.93.More >>
    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has risen 2 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.93.More >>
  • Global stocks sink as Turkey fears hurt emerging markets

    Global stocks sink as Turkey fears hurt emerging markets

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 07:50:05 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:41:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a Hong Kong local bank Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Asian stock prices sank Monday as Turkey’s financial turmoil fueled fears contagion might spread t...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a Hong Kong local bank Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Asian stock prices sank Monday as Turkey’s financial turmoil fueled fears contagion might spread t...
    Asian stocks sink as Turkey's financial turmoil stirs fears of contagion spreading to other emerging markets.More >>
    Asian stocks sink as Turkey's financial turmoil stirs fears of contagion spreading to other emerging markets.More >>
  • The Latest: Germany urges solution on Turkish prisoners

    The Latest: Germany urges solution on Turkish prisoners

    Monday, August 13 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 08:50:08 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:25:32 GMT
    Turkey's Interior Ministry announces that it will take legal action against hundreds of social media accounts provoking the ongoing plummet of the Turkish lira.More >>
    Turkey's Interior Ministry announces that it will take legal action against hundreds of social media accounts provoking the ongoing plummet of the Turkish lira.More >>
  • Fox's Laura Ingraham: I wasn't talking about race

    Fox's Laura Ingraham: I wasn't talking about race

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:57:40 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:26:23 GMT
    Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham is trying to tamp down a furor over her remark that 'demographic changes' that most Americans don't like have been forced on the country by immigration.More >>
    Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham is trying to tamp down a furor over her remark that 'demographic changes' that most Americans don't like have been forced on the country by immigration.More >>
  • Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:34:48 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:48:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Customers check out the Tesla X, at the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the electric car and s...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Customers check out the Tesla X, at the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the electric car and s...
    Tesla CEO's attempt to escape Wall Street's pressure with buyout of electric car maker could bring new headaches.More >>
    Tesla CEO's attempt to escape Wall Street's pressure with buyout of electric car maker could bring new headaches.More >>
  • Founder of The Good Earth restaurant chain dies at age 89

    Founder of The Good Earth restaurant chain dies at age 89

    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:18:53 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:05:26 GMT
    The founder of The Good Earth restaurant chain who was considered a health food pioneer has died at age 89.More >>
    The founder of The Good Earth restaurant chain who was considered a health food pioneer has died at age 89.More >>
  • Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

    Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

    Saturday, August 11 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-08-11 14:54:14 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-08-13 10:30:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, an aerial view shows the devastation of the Coffey Park neighborhood after a wildfire swept through in Santa Rosa, Calif.  President Donald Trump’s tariffs on imported cons...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, an aerial view shows the devastation of the Coffey Park neighborhood after a wildfire swept through in Santa Rosa, Calif. President Donald Trump’s tariffs on imported cons...
    President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported construction materials are making it more expensive to rebuild homes lost to wildfires and other natural disasters.More >>
    President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported construction materials are making it more expensive to rebuild homes lost to wildfires and other natural disasters.More >>
  • Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

    Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

    Saturday, August 11 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-08-11 16:04:15 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-08-13 09:40:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios). In this photo taken June 8, 2018, craft donut shop owner Amy Pruchnic, right, talks with an employee at her busy new store in downtown Spokane, Wash. The state's second-largest city is booming these days thanks to a goo...(AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios). In this photo taken June 8, 2018, craft donut shop owner Amy Pruchnic, right, talks with an employee at her busy new store in downtown Spokane, Wash. The state's second-largest city is booming these days thanks to a goo...
    Spokane is booming, with a hot real estate market, a fast-growing population and a rising arts and entertainment sector.More >>
    Spokane is booming, with a hot real estate market, a fast-growing population and a rising arts and entertainment sector.More >>
  • Asian stocks sink as Turkey fears hurt emerging markets

    Asian stocks sink as Turkey fears hurt emerging markets

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:01 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:01:28 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:43:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a Hong Kong local bank Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Asian stock prices sank Monday as Turkey’s financial turmoil fueled fears contagion might spread t...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a Hong Kong local bank Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Asian stock prices sank Monday as Turkey’s financial turmoil fueled fears contagion might spread t...
    Asian stocks sink as Turkey's financial turmoil stirs fears of contagion spreading to other emerging markets.More >>
    Asian stocks sink as Turkey's financial turmoil stirs fears of contagion spreading to other emerging markets.More >>
  • Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott

    Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-08-12 21:39:17 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:23:01 GMT
    President Donald Trump is backing calls for a Harley-Davidson boycott amid an ongoing steel tariff dispute.More >>
    President Donald Trump is backing calls for a Harley-Davidson boycott amid an ongoing steel tariff dispute.More >>
  • Turkey's finance chief: Action plan ready to ease markets

    Turkey's finance chief: Action plan ready to ease markets

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-08-12 19:33:54 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-08-12 21:39:56 GMT
    Turkey's president warns of drastic measures if businesses withdraw foreign currency from banks amid the country's ongoing currency crisis.More >>
    Turkey's president warns of drastic measures if businesses withdraw foreign currency from banks amid the country's ongoing currency crisis.More >>
  • US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July

    US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:07 PM EDT2018-08-10 18:07:52 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-08-12 19:34:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- This March 5, 2018, file photo show the East Front of the U.S. Capitol at sunset in Washington. On Friday, Aug. 10, the Treasury Department releases federal budget data for July.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- This March 5, 2018, file photo show the East Front of the U.S. Capitol at sunset in Washington. On Friday, Aug. 10, the Treasury Department releases federal budget data for July.
    US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July, running 20.8 percent higher for year.More >>
    US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July, running 20.8 percent higher for year.More >>
  • Huge Los Angeles gas leak leads to $120 million settlement

    Huge Los Angeles gas leak leads to $120 million settlement

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-08 17:11:24 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-08-12 19:22:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - This Jan. 12, 2017 file photo shows gas gathering plant on a hilltop at the Southern California Gas Company's Aliso Canyon storage facility near the Porter Ranch neighborhood of Los Angeles. A tentative settlement h...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - This Jan. 12, 2017 file photo shows gas gathering plant on a hilltop at the Southern California Gas Company's Aliso Canyon storage facility near the Porter Ranch neighborhood of Los Angeles. A tentative settlement h...
    A nearly $120 million settlement has been reached in litigation stemming from a leak at a Southern California storage field where a massive methane release forced thousands from their homes three years ago.More >>
    A nearly $120 million settlement has been reached in litigation stemming from a leak at a Southern California storage field where a massive methane release forced thousands from their homes three years ago.More >>
  • Turkey's president: US waging "economic war" against Turkey

    Turkey's president: US waging "economic war" against Turkey

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-11 17:54:50 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:58:47 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters in his Black Sea hometown, Rize, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters in his Black Sea hometown, Rize, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.
    Turkey's president is blaming the country's economic downturn on the United States and other nations that he claims are waging "war" against his country.More >>
    Turkey's president is blaming the country's economic downturn on the United States and other nations that he claims are waging "war" against his country.More >>
  • New US sanctions could pitch Russia relations to new low

    New US sanctions could pitch Russia relations to new low

    Saturday, August 11 2018 9:29 AM EDT2018-08-11 13:29:08 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:05:44 GMT
    (Dmitry Astakhov, Sputnik, Government Pool Photo via AP). Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks during a meeting in Kamchatka Peninsula region, Russian Far East, Russia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Russia's prime minister sternly warned the United S...(Dmitry Astakhov, Sputnik, Government Pool Photo via AP). Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks during a meeting in Kamchatka Peninsula region, Russian Far East, Russia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Russia's prime minister sternly warned the United S...
    While the first wave of new US sanctions may have a limited impact on Russia, a second batch could hit its economy hard and send already tense relations into a tailspin.More >>
    While the first wave of new US sanctions may have a limited impact on Russia, a second batch could hit its economy hard and send already tense relations into a tailspin.More >>
  • Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-11 17:55:36 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-08-12 14:49:24 GMT
    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny, stock volatility.More >>
    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny, stock volatility.More >>
  • Serving on corporate board while in Congress? That could end

    Serving on corporate board while in Congress? That could end

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-08-10 13:22:11 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:25:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...
    Congressman Chris Collins' indictment on insider trading charges is drawing attention to the fact that members of Congress are not prohibited from serving on corporate boards as long as they don't receive...More >>
    Congressman Chris Collins' indictment on insider trading charges is drawing attention to the fact that members of Congress are not prohibited from serving on corporate boards as long as they don't receive compensation for doing so.More >>
  • Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

    Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:32:08 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-08-11 23:14:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo the opening bell hangs above the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Aug 10.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo the opening bell hangs above the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Aug 10.
    Stocks in the U.S. and Europe take sharp losses as financial instability in Turkey continues to rise and the lira keeps falling.More >>
    Stocks in the U.S. and Europe take sharp losses as financial instability in Turkey continues to rise and the lira keeps falling.More >>
  • Russian PM strongly warns US against ramping up sanctions

    Russian PM strongly warns US against ramping up sanctions

    Friday, August 10 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-08-10 08:10:59 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-08-11 16:24:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, police officers guard a cordon around a police tent covering a supermarket car park pay machine near the spot where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found c...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, police officers guard a cordon around a police tent covering a supermarket car park pay machine near the spot where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found c...
    The Russian prime minister has sternly warned the United States against ramping up sanctions, warning that Russia will strike back with economic, political and "other" means.More >>
    The Russian prime minister has sternly warned the United States against ramping up sanctions, warning that Russia will strike back with economic, political and "other" means.More >>
  • Romanian expats stage huge anti-govt protest in Bucharest

    Romanian expats stage huge anti-govt protest in Bucharest

    Friday, August 10 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:21:41 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:54:38 GMT
    Romanians who live abroad have begun an anti-government protest in Bucharest, urging the left-wing government to resign and call an early election.More >>
    Romanians who live abroad have begun an anti-government protest in Bucharest, urging the left-wing government to resign and call an early election.More >>
  • Newspaper calls for war of words against Trump media attacks

    Newspaper calls for war of words against Trump media attacks

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:39:23 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:19:57 GMT
    A Boston newspaper is calling for a coordinated editorial response to President Donald Trump's frequent attacks on the news media.More >>
    A Boston newspaper is calling for a coordinated editorial response to President Donald Trump's frequent attacks on the news media.More >>
  • Turkey shaken by financial fears, Trump rattles it further

    Turkey shaken by financial fears, Trump rattles it further

    Friday, August 10 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-10 08:26:00 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-08-11 05:06:25 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses supporters at his Black Sea hometown, Guneysu, Turkey, early Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Turkey's Finance and Treasury Minister Berat Albayrak will reveal a " new e...(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses supporters at his Black Sea hometown, Guneysu, Turkey, early Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Turkey's Finance and Treasury Minister Berat Albayrak will reveal a " new e...
    The Turkish currency has plunged to an all-time low as an on-going dispute with the United States showed no sign of subsiding and concerns over the president's policies persisted.More >>
    The Turkish currency has plunged to an all-time low as an on-going dispute with the United States showed no sign of subsiding and concerns over the president's policies persisted.More >>
  • Speech group: @realDonaldTrump still blocking Twitter foes

    Speech group: @realDonaldTrump still blocking Twitter foes

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:29:08 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:30:36 GMT
    A free speech group says President Donald Trump is still blocking dozens of people from his Twitter account despite a court's ruling that doing so violates the First Amendment.More >>
    A free speech group says President Donald Trump is still blocking dozens of people from his Twitter account despite a court's ruling that doing so violates the First Amendment.More >>
  • The Latest: Monsanto to appeal $289 million verdict

    The Latest: Monsanto to appeal $289 million verdict

    Friday, August 10 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-08-10 23:47:57 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:29:11 GMT
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.More >>
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.More >>
  • Prison for ex-banker who used data to steal from customers

    Prison for ex-banker who used data to steal from customers

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:20:27 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:24:07 GMT
    A New York City banker who hawked elderly customers' personal identifying information in a scheme to raid their accounts has been sentenced to four years in federal prison.More >>
    A New York City banker who hawked elderly customers' personal identifying information in a scheme to raid their accounts has been sentenced to four years in federal prison.More >>
  • Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

    Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

    Friday, August 10 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-08-10 17:53:30 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:20:00 GMT
    (Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative via AP). In this undated photo made available on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 by the Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative,  pieces of unique hand-painted pottery with the CIA logo recently made for the U.S...(Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative via AP). In this undated photo made available on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 by the Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative, pieces of unique hand-painted pottery with the CIA logo recently made for the U.S...
    It was secret handiwork done for the CIA by experts in Poland: painted tableware with the intelligence agency's logo.More >>
    It was secret handiwork done for the CIA by experts in Poland: painted tableware with the intelligence agency's logo.More >>
  • Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

    Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:31:51 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-08-10 20:24:56 GMT
    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). Julia Roberts, left, and Stephan James participate in the "Homecoming" panel during the TCA Summer Press Tour on Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). Julia Roberts, left, and Stephan James participate in the "Homecoming" panel during the TCA Summer Press Tour on Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
    Broadcasters, cable channel and streamlining platforms paraded their upcoming shows at the Television Critics Association's summer meeting.More >>
    Broadcasters, cable channel and streamlining platforms paraded their upcoming shows at the Television Critics Association's summer meeting.More >>
  • Bank of the West's environmental stand faces blowback

    Bank of the West's environmental stand faces blowback

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:13:22 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:54:24 GMT
    Bank of the West divests from some fossil fuel investments but faces criticism in energy heavy states.More >>
    Bank of the West divests from some fossil fuel investments but faces criticism in energy heavy states.More >>
  • The Latest: Official says sanctions lack 'state seriousness'

    The Latest: Official says sanctions lack 'state seriousness'

    Friday, August 10 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-08-10 08:51:01 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:45:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces plan of action for the first 100 days of his new presidency, in Ankara, Turkey, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces plan of action for the first 100 days of his new presidency, in Ankara, Turkey, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.
    The euro sagged to a 13-month low against the dollar amid worries about the impact of financial markets turmoil in Turkey.More >>
    The euro sagged to a 13-month low against the dollar amid worries about the impact of financial markets turmoil in Turkey.More >>
  • Disney says its new streaming service won't rival Netflix

    Disney says its new streaming service won't rival Netflix

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-08-07 21:25:28 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:06:02 GMT
    Disney's earnings grew in the latest quarter, but results missed expectations, as the company paid more for NBA sports rights at ESPN and saw lower licensing revenue from "Spider-Man" and "Cars.".More >>
    Disney's earnings grew in the latest quarter, but results missed expectations, as the company paid more for NBA sports rights at ESPN and saw lower licensing revenue from "Spider-Man" and "Cars.".More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Outsourcing critic's brand sells foreign parts

    APNewsBreak: Outsourcing critic's brand sells foreign parts

    Friday, August 10 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:36:03 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:04:05 GMT
    Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun rails against foreign outsourcing on the campaign trail, even as his own company continues to sell its trademarked brand of auto accessories, many of which are made in China.More >>
    Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun rails against foreign outsourcing on the campaign trail, even as his own company continues to sell its trademarked brand of auto accessories, many of which are made in China.More >>
  • Serving on corporate board while in Congress? That could end

    Serving on corporate board while in Congress? That could end

    Friday, August 10 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:10:49 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-08-10 17:33:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...
    Congressman Chris Collins' indictment on insider trading charges is drawing attention to the fact that members of Congress are not prohibited from serving on corporate boards as long as they don't receive...More >>
    Congressman Chris Collins' indictment on insider trading charges is drawing attention to the fact that members of Congress are not prohibited from serving on corporate boards as long as they don't receive compensation for doing so.More >>
  • Italian wine harvest begins, productive year forecast

    Italian wine harvest begins, productive year forecast

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:52:34 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-08-10 17:14:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martino Masotto). FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2007 file photo, a worker picks grapes for harvest in the vineyards of Castelcerino, above the village of Soave, Northern Italy. The Italian wine grape harvest season has started with the picking of ...(AP Photo/Martino Masotto). FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2007 file photo, a worker picks grapes for harvest in the vineyards of Castelcerino, above the village of Soave, Northern Italy. The Italian wine grape harvest season has started with the picking of ...
    The Italian wine grape harvest season has started with the first picking of Pinot and Chardonnay grapes in the northern region of Franciacorta, anticipating a better year after the weak production figures of 2017.More >>
    The Italian wine grape harvest season has started with the first picking of Pinot and Chardonnay grapes in the northern region of Franciacorta, anticipating a better year after the weak production figures of 2017.More >>
  • Consumer prices up 2.9 pct, leaving Americans worse off

    Consumer prices up 2.9 pct, leaving Americans worse off

    Friday, August 10 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:41:17 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-08-10 15:17:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE- In this May 30, 2018, file photo, a shopper walks through the updated cosmetic department at a Target store in San Antonio. On Friday, Aug. 10, the Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for July.(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE- In this May 30, 2018, file photo, a shopper walks through the updated cosmetic department at a Target store in San Antonio. On Friday, Aug. 10, the Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for July.
    US consumer prices rose 2.9 percent in July from a year ago, undercutting the wage gains for Americans.More >>
    US consumer prices rose 2.9 percent in July from a year ago, undercutting the wage gains for Americans.More >>
  • South Korea: North Korean coal entered its ports illegally

    South Korea: North Korean coal entered its ports illegally

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:11:23 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:57:46 GMT
    SKorea seeking prosecutions for alleged illegal imports of NKorean coal, pig iron.More >>
    SKorea seeking prosecutions for alleged illegal imports of NKorean coal, pig iron.More >>
  • Japan's economy rebounds as consumers, companies spend more

    Japan's economy rebounds as consumers, companies spend more

    Friday, August 10 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-08-10 05:55:56 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:48:07 GMT
    Japan economy resumes expansion in 2Q as consumers and businesses step up spending.More >>
    Japan economy resumes expansion in 2Q as consumers and businesses step up spending.More >>
  • Court orders ban on harmful pesticide, says EPA violated law

    Court orders ban on harmful pesticide, says EPA violated law

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:00:14 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:37:18 GMT
    A federal appeals court has ruled that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping a top-selling pesticide chlorpyrifos on the market, despite extensive scientific evidence that even tiny levels of...More >>
    A federal appeals court has ruled that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping a top-selling pesticide chlorpyrifos on the market, despite extensive scientific evidence that even tiny levels of exposure could harm babies' brains.More >>
  • World markets unnerved by Turkey's financial turmoil

    World markets unnerved by Turkey's financial turmoil

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:25:56 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:27:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). A woman walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Shares were lower in Asia on Friday, tracking losses on Wall Street, despite the release of da...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). A woman walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Shares were lower in Asia on Friday, tracking losses on Wall Street, despite the release of da...
    Shares fall in Asia despite upbeat Japanese data showing economy resumed expansion in the last quarter.More >>
    Shares fall in Asia despite upbeat Japanese data showing economy resumed expansion in the last quarter.More >>
  • Ryanair pilots strike in Germany, 4 other countries

    Ryanair pilots strike in Germany, 4 other countries

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-10 07:30:58 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:18:30 GMT
    (Bernd Settnik/dpa via AP). Passenger walk through the empty departure hall of the Schoenefeld airport near Berlin Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 when several flights of Irish Ryanair airline had been cancelled due to a strike of pilots.(Bernd Settnik/dpa via AP). Passenger walk through the empty departure hall of the Schoenefeld airport near Berlin Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 when several flights of Irish Ryanair airline had been cancelled due to a strike of pilots.
    Ryanair pilots in several European countries are staging a strike that has prompted the budget carrier to cancel 400 flights.More >>
    Ryanair pilots in several European countries are staging a strike that has prompted the budget carrier to cancel 400 flights.More >>
  • China auto sales down 5.3 percent as SUV demand sags

    China auto sales down 5.3 percent as SUV demand sags

    Friday, August 10 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-08-10 09:21:02 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:18:10 GMT
    China auto sales down 5.3 percent in July, adding to signs of economic malaise amid tariff battle with Washington.More >>
    China auto sales down 5.3 percent in July, adding to signs of economic malaise amid tariff battle with Washington.More >>
  • UK economy picks up after winter freeze

    UK economy picks up after winter freeze

    Friday, August 10 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-08-10 08:41:03 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:26:55 GMT
    Britain's economy accelerated in the second quarter as warmer weather fueled construction and consumer spending after snow and ice curtailed activity in March.More >>
    Britain's economy accelerated in the second quarter as warmer weather fueled construction and consumer spending after snow and ice curtailed activity in March.More >>
  • Merger cancellation pushes Rite Aid into uncertain future

    Merger cancellation pushes Rite Aid into uncertain future

    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-08-09 09:54:10 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:11:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This Oct. 21, 2016, file photo shows a Rite Aid location in Philadelphia. Rite Aid chopped its full-year profit forecast three days before its shareholders vote on a bid by the grocer Albertsons Companies to buy the ...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This Oct. 21, 2016, file photo shows a Rite Aid location in Philadelphia. Rite Aid chopped its full-year profit forecast three days before its shareholders vote on a bid by the grocer Albertsons Companies to buy the ...
    Drugstore chain Rite Aid and grocer Albertsons say they have called off their merger deal.More >>
    Drugstore chain Rite Aid and grocer Albertsons say they have called off their merger deal.More >>
  • $3.9B buyout of Tribune by Sinclair ends in acrimony

    $3.9B buyout of Tribune by Sinclair ends in acrimony

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:04:07 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:11:38 GMT
    Tribune calls off $3.9 billion buyout by Sinclair, files lawsuit against it for breach of contract.More >>
    Tribune calls off $3.9 billion buyout by Sinclair, files lawsuit against it for breach of contract.More >>
  • Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

    Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:27:14 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:21:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Aug 9.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Aug 9.
    Stocks are little changed in the early going on Wall Street as a week of quiet trading continues. Gains for technology companies are mostly offset by losses for energy companies and banks.More >>
    Stocks are little changed in the early going on Wall Street as a week of quiet trading continues. Gains for technology companies are mostly offset by losses for energy companies and banks.More >>
  • Judge: Canadian firm can go after Venezuela's US refineries

    Judge: Canadian firm can go after Venezuela's US refineries

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-08-10 02:20:59 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:01:02 GMT
    A Canadian gold mining firm has won the right to go after Venezuela's U.S.-based oil refineries to collect $1.4 billion that it lost in a take-over by the late-President Hugo Chavez.More >>
    A Canadian gold mining firm has won the right to go after Venezuela's U.S.-based oil refineries to collect $1.4 billion that it lost in a take-over by the late-President Hugo Chavez.More >>
  • Ex-Hearst Newspaper chief Robert Danzig dies at 85

    Ex-Hearst Newspaper chief Robert Danzig dies at 85

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-08-09 23:29:31 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:31:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Hulshizer, File). FILE- In this July 22, 2004, file photo Bob Danzig, chief executive officer of Hearst Newspaper Group, holds the hand of one of the newest New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) caseworkers, as he giv...(AP Photo/Daniel Hulshizer, File). FILE- In this July 22, 2004, file photo Bob Danzig, chief executive officer of Hearst Newspaper Group, holds the hand of one of the newest New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) caseworkers, as he giv...
    Former Hearst Newspapers chief Robert J. Danzig has died at after a long illness at 85.More >>
    Former Hearst Newspapers chief Robert J. Danzig has died at after a long illness at 85.More >>
  • Member of Congress, member of corporate board? It's allowed

    Member of Congress, member of corporate board? It's allowed

    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:36:40 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:12:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...
    The indictment of Rep. Chris Collins on insider trading charges is drawing new attention to the freedom members of Congress have to serve on corporate boards or to buy and sell stock in industries they're...More >>
    The indictment of Rep. Chris Collins on insider trading charges is drawing new attention to the freedom members of Congress have to serve on corporate boards or to buy and sell stock in industries they're responsible for overseeing.More >>
  • Organic dairy farmers vow to compete in changing industry

    Organic dairy farmers vow to compete in changing industry

    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-08-09 05:09:06 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:16:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this May 8, 2018, photo, organic dairy farmer Francis Thicke holds the label for milk produced on his farm in Fairfield, Iowa. Small family operated organic dairy farms with cows freely grazing on verdant pastures are ...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this May 8, 2018, photo, organic dairy farmer Francis Thicke holds the label for milk produced on his farm in Fairfield, Iowa. Small family operated organic dairy farms with cows freely grazing on verdant pastures are ...
    Small family operated organic dairy farms with cows freely grazing on verdant pastures are going out of business while large confined animal operations with thousands of animals lined up in assembly-line fashion...More >>
    Small family operated organic dairy farms with cows freely grazing on verdant pastures are going out of business while large confined animal operations with thousands of animals lined up in assembly-line fashion are expanding.More >>
  • Poles want coal jobs protected amid green energy shift

    Poles want coal jobs protected amid green energy shift

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:57:47 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:12:38 GMT
    Trade union leaders and government officials attending a climate conference in Poland have called for protecting industrial jobs and giving nations the freedom to choose their approaches for reducing greenhouse gas...More >>
    Trade union leaders and government officials attending a climate conference in Poland have called for protecting industrial jobs and giving nations the freedom to choose their approaches for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.More >>
  • Who's in, out in small business tax break? It's complicated

    Who's in, out in small business tax break? It's complicated

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:26:36 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:36:26 GMT
    Who's in and out in small business tax break? Even with new rules, it's complicated.More >>
    Who's in and out in small business tax break? Even with new rules, it's complicated.More >>
  • Crocs to outsource manufacturing of clogs, other footwear

    Crocs to outsource manufacturing of clogs, other footwear

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:15:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:36:11 GMT
    Crocs, Inc. has announced plans to outsource the manufacturing of its iconic clogs and other footwear.More >>
    Crocs, Inc. has announced plans to outsource the manufacturing of its iconic clogs and other footwear.More >>
  • The Latest: Incremental improvements in new Samsung phone

    The Latest: Incremental improvements in new Samsung phone

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:38:46 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-08-09 19:19:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
  • Immigration raids in Nebraska, Minnesota target businesses

    Immigration raids in Nebraska, Minnesota target businesses

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:41:49 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:51:46 GMT
    (Paul Hammel/Omaha World-Herald via AP). An ICE bus pulls out of a tomato plant in O'Neill, Neb., after an immigration raid at the plant Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. A large federal law enforcement operation conducted Wednesday targeted businesses in Nebra...(Paul Hammel/Omaha World-Herald via AP). An ICE bus pulls out of a tomato plant in O'Neill, Neb., after an immigration raid at the plant Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. A large federal law enforcement operation conducted Wednesday targeted businesses in Nebra...
    A large federal law enforcement operation has targeted businesses in Nebraska and Minnesota that officials say knowingly hired _ and mistreated _ immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally.More >>
    A large federal law enforcement operation has targeted businesses in Nebraska and Minnesota that officials say knowingly hired _ and mistreated _ immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally.More >>
  • China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

    China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:57:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:51:37 GMT
    China's July export growth accelerated despite a U.S. tariff hike and sales to the United States rose 13.3 percent.More >>
    China's July export growth accelerated despite a U.S. tariff hike and sales to the United States rose 13.3 percent.More >>
  • China orders recall from overseas as vaccine scandal churns

    China orders recall from overseas as vaccine scandal churns

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:46:47 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:16:51 GMT
    China's National Health Commission says investigators have begun recalling defective vaccines produced by drugmaker Changchun Changsheng Life Sciences Ltd. from domestic and overseas markets.More >>
    China's National Health Commission says investigators have begun recalling defective vaccines produced by drugmaker Changchun Changsheng Life Sciences Ltd. from domestic and overseas markets.More >>
  • Turkey to outline 'new economic model' as currency slides

    Turkey to outline 'new economic model' as currency slides

    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 12:39:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces plan of action for the first 100 days of his new presidency, in Ankara, Turkey, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces plan of action for the first 100 days of his new presidency, in Ankara, Turkey, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.
    Turkey's government says it will reveal a "new economic model" this week as the country's currency continues to slide.More >>
    Turkey's government says it will reveal a "new economic model" this week as the country's currency continues to slide.More >>
  • Suzuki, Mazda, Yamaha admit using fake vehicle emission data

    Suzuki, Mazda, Yamaha admit using fake vehicle emission data

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:25:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:15:56 GMT
    Suzuki, Mazda and Yamaha have admitted using falsified emissions data to inspect their new vehicles in a product quality scandal in Japan's auto industry.More >>
    Suzuki, Mazda and Yamaha have admitted using falsified emissions data to inspect their new vehicles in a product quality scandal in Japan's auto industry.More >>
  • Testing finds flaws with car electronic car safety systems

    Testing finds flaws with car electronic car safety systems

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-08-07 05:32:35 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:58:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this Friday, July 6, 2018, photograph, prospective customers confer with sales associates as a Model 3 sits on display in a Tesla showroom in the Cherry Creek Mall in Denver.  The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, ...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this Friday, July 6, 2018, photograph, prospective customers confer with sales associates as a Model 3 sits on display in a Tesla showroom in the Cherry Creek Mall in Denver. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, ...
    Cars and trucks with electronic driver assist systems may not see stopped vehicles and could even steer you into a crash if you're not paying attention, an insurance industry group warns.More >>
    Cars and trucks with electronic driver assist systems may not see stopped vehicles and could even steer you into a crash if you're not paying attention, an insurance industry group warns.More >>
  • The Latest: UN says civil war has cost Syria $388B in damage

    The Latest: UN says civil war has cost Syria $388B in damage

    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:29:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:31:59 GMT
    UN agency says Syria's seven-year-long civil war has cost the country $388 billion in economic damage.More >>
    UN agency says Syria's seven-year-long civil war has cost the country $388 billion in economic damage.More >>
  • Who's in, out in small business tax break? It's complicated

    Who's in, out in small business tax break? It's complicated

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-08-09 16:44:27 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-08-09 16:55:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this Dec. 22, 2017, file photo President Donald Trump signs into law a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. New rules floated by the Trump administration lay out w...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this Dec. 22, 2017, file photo President Donald Trump signs into law a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. New rules floated by the Trump administration lay out w...
    Who's in and out in small business tax break? Even with new rules, it's complicated.More >>
    Who's in and out in small business tax break? Even with new rules, it's complicated.More >>
  • US producer prices flat in July, restraining inflation

    US producer prices flat in July, restraining inflation

    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 12:39:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:39:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File). FILE- In this July 24, 2018, file photo farmer Tim Novotny, of Wahoo, shreds male corn plants in a field of seed corn, in Wahoo, Neb. On Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, the Labor Department reports on U.S. producer price inflation...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File). FILE- In this July 24, 2018, file photo farmer Tim Novotny, of Wahoo, shreds male corn plants in a field of seed corn, in Wahoo, Neb. On Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, the Labor Department reports on U.S. producer price inflation...
    US producer prices unchanged in July as food, gas prices slip, restraining inflation pressures.More >>
    US producer prices unchanged in July as food, gas prices slip, restraining inflation pressures.More >>
  • Romania expatriates arrive home before anti-gov't protest

    Romania expatriates arrive home before anti-gov't protest

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:39:09 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:38:41 GMT
    Romanians who live abroad have begun arriving back home for an anti-government protest where they will call for the left-wing government to resign and early elections.More >>
    Romanians who live abroad have begun arriving back home for an anti-government protest where they will call for the left-wing government to resign and early elections.More >>
  • Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

    Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:22:23 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:35:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias, File). FILE - In this Dec.13, 2017 file photo, president of Venezuelan parliament Julio Borges leaves after receiving the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, an award given to Venezuela's opposition, in Strasbourg, ea...(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias, File). FILE - In this Dec.13, 2017 file photo, president of Venezuelan parliament Julio Borges leaves after receiving the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, an award given to Venezuela's opposition, in Strasbourg, ea...
    President Nicolas Maduro has accused two opposition legislators of having roles in the drone attack that Venezuelan officials have called an assassination attempt on the leader, and his allies are moving against...More >>
    President Nicolas Maduro has accused two opposition legislators of having roles in the drone attack that Venezuelan officials have called an assassination attempt on the leader, and his allies are moving against the accused.More >>
  • Frankfurt flights resume after being suspended for storm

    Frankfurt flights resume after being suspended for storm

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:12:14 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:34:34 GMT
    Frankfurt Airport has suspended takeoffs and landings because of an approaching storm.More >>
    Frankfurt Airport has suspended takeoffs and landings because of an approaching storm.More >>
  • Bubble Wrap maker under investigation by the SEC

    Bubble Wrap maker under investigation by the SEC

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:12:18 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:12:18 GMT
    The Bubble Wrap trademark holder and maker is under investigation by the Securities Exchange Commission.More >>
    The Bubble Wrap trademark holder and maker is under investigation by the Securities Exchange Commission.More >>
  • Indian ride-hailing service Ola plans UK expansion

    Indian ride-hailing service Ola plans UK expansion

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-08-07 09:48:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:10:53 GMT
    Indian ride-hailing service Ola steps up international expansion with plans to launch in UK, its second overseas market.More >>
    Indian ride-hailing service Ola steps up international expansion with plans to launch in UK, its second overseas market.More >>
  • Global stock markets ease ahead of Wall Street open

    Global stock markets ease ahead of Wall Street open

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-08-09 07:12:55 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-08-09 13:57:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). A Chinese investor uses a computer terminal as she monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, China, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). A Chinese investor uses a computer terminal as she monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, China, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Chinese stocks have surged while other markets in Asia have remained mixed, as investors watched the latest developments on trade conflicts between the United States and China.More >>
    Chinese stocks have surged while other markets in Asia have remained mixed, as investors watched the latest developments on trade conflicts between the United States and China.More >>
  • Famous Nevada pimp running for office loses brothel license

    Famous Nevada pimp running for office loses brothel license

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:11:29 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-08-09 13:27:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018, file photo, owner Dennis Hof, left, jokes with madam Sonja Bandolik at the Love Ranch brothel in Crystal, Nev. County officials in Nevada have yanked a brothel license from the state's most f...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018, file photo, owner Dennis Hof, left, jokes with madam Sonja Bandolik at the Love Ranch brothel in Crystal, Nev. County officials in Nevada have yanked a brothel license from the state's most f...
    Brothel owner turned politician Dennis Hof has lost his license for one of his brothels after failing to apply for a renewal and pay fees on time.More >>
    Brothel owner turned politician Dennis Hof has lost his license for one of his brothels after failing to apply for a renewal and pay fees on time.More >>
  • Concern in Arkansas town highlights trade fears in US states

    Concern in Arkansas town highlights trade fears in US states

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-08-08 07:16:39 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-08-09 13:11:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karen E. Segrave). In this July 25, 2018, photo, Stephen Bell, president and CEO of the Arkadelphia Area Chamber of Commerce, talks about a new railroad spur that is being built to support the needs of what he hopes will be a new paper mill, ...(AP Photo/Karen E. Segrave). In this July 25, 2018, photo, Stephen Bell, president and CEO of the Arkadelphia Area Chamber of Commerce, talks about a new railroad spur that is being built to support the needs of what he hopes will be a new paper mill, ...
    State and local officials in Arkansas are scrambling to preserve development deals with Chinese companies amid President Donald Trump's escalating tariff battle.More >>
    State and local officials in Arkansas are scrambling to preserve development deals with Chinese companies amid President Donald Trump's escalating tariff battle.More >>
  • NYC moves to rein in Uber with cap on ride-hail vehicles

    NYC moves to rein in Uber with cap on ride-hail vehicles

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-08-08 16:36:04 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-08-09 12:45:11 GMT
    New York City is poised to become the first major U.S. city to impose a cap on Uber and other app-based ride-hailing services.More >>
    New York City is poised to become the first major U.S. city to impose a cap on Uber and other app-based ride-hailing services.More >>
  • EU urges US to cut red tape on liquefied natural gas exports

    EU urges US to cut red tape on liquefied natural gas exports

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:39:16 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:40 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:40:14 GMT
    The EU is urging the US to cut red tape and simplify rules for the export of its liquefied natural gas if Washington wants the 28-nation bloc to buy more.More >>
    The EU is urging the US to cut red tape and simplify rules for the export of its liquefied natural gas if Washington wants the 28-nation bloc to buy more.More >>
  • Swedish IKEA opens first single-brand retail store in India

    Swedish IKEA opens first single-brand retail store in India

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:37 AM EDT2018-08-09 07:37:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:39:42 GMT
    Band music and loud cheers greet hundreds of Indian buyers as Swedish home furniture giant IKEA opened its first store in the country, five years after it received approval to invest in India's single-brand retail...More >>
    Band music and loud cheers greet hundreds of Indian buyers as Swedish home furniture giant IKEA opened its first store in the country, five years after it received approval to invest in India's single-brand retail sector.More >>
  • Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

    Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:24:53 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:14 AM EDT2018-08-09 07:14:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, an American flag flies outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 8.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, an American flag flies outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 8.
    U.S. stocks are taking small losses, threatening a four-day winning streak that has brought the S&P 500 index close to the all-time high it reached in January.More >>
    U.S. stocks are taking small losses, threatening a four-day winning streak that has brought the S&P 500 index close to the all-time high it reached in January.More >>
  • Major tech companies remove Alex Jones for hate, bullying

    Major tech companies remove Alex Jones for hate, bullying

    Monday, August 6 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:03:36 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:24:33 GMT
    Facebook takes down four Alex Jones pages for violating hate speech, bullying policies.More >>
    Facebook takes down four Alex Jones pages for violating hate speech, bullying policies.More >>
  • CVS Health tops 2Q forecasts, downplays help from rebates

    CVS Health tops 2Q forecasts, downplays help from rebates

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-08-08 11:17:31 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:18:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Dec. 3, 2017, file photo shows a CVS Pharmacy in the Brooklyn borough of New York. CVS Health reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Dec. 3, 2017, file photo shows a CVS Pharmacy in the Brooklyn borough of New York. CVS Health reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.
    CVS Health's second-quarter performance topped Wall Street expectations, and the nation's second-largest drugstore chain also narrowed its forecast for 2018.More >>
    CVS Health's second-quarter performance topped Wall Street expectations, and the nation's second-largest drugstore chain also narrowed its forecast for 2018.More >>
  • US braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions

    US braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:43:41 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:56:32 GMT
    (Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday Aug. 6, 2018. The U.S. is bracing for cy...(Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday Aug. 6, 2018. The U.S. is bracing for cy...
    Cybersecurity and intelligence experts warn that Tehran could launch cyberattacks against the US to retaliate for reimposed sanctions.More >>
    Cybersecurity and intelligence experts warn that Tehran could launch cyberattacks against the US to retaliate for reimposed sanctions.More >>
  • Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:16:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this July 8, 2018, photo, clouds are reflected above the company logo on the hood of a 2018 Model 3 sedan on display outside a Tesla showroom in Littleton, Colo. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elo...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this July 8, 2018, photo, clouds are reflected above the company logo on the hood of a 2018 Model 3 sedan on display outside a Tesla showroom in Littleton, Colo. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elo...
    Tesla board evaluates CEO's proposed buyout of company in deal raising legal concerns.More >>
    Tesla board evaluates CEO's proposed buyout of company in deal raising legal concerns.More >>
  • Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food

    Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food

    Monday, August 6 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-08-06 16:08:57 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:30:32 GMT
    A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries,...More >>
    A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries, potatoes and avocados stay fresher longer.More >>
  • The Latest: Musk says going private would free Tesla

    The Latest: Musk says going private would free Tesla

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:08:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-08-08 22:21:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...
    The Latest: Tesla CEO Elon Musk's proposal to take electric car maker prompts halt in trading of company's stock.More >>
    The Latest: Tesla CEO Elon Musk's proposal to take electric car maker prompts halt in trading of company's stock.More >>
  • Republican law limiting labor powers defeated in Missouri

    Republican law limiting labor powers defeated in Missouri

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-08-08 05:06:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:28:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 31, 2018, file photo, people opposing Proposition A listen to a speaker during a rally in Kansas City, Mo. Missouri votes Tuesday, Aug. 7 on a so-called right-to-work law, a voter referendum...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 31, 2018, file photo, people opposing Proposition A listen to a speaker during a rally in Kansas City, Mo. Missouri votes Tuesday, Aug. 7 on a so-called right-to-work law, a voter referendum...
    The steady march of new right-to-work laws in Republican-led states hit a wall in Missouri, where voters resoundingly rejected a measure that could have weakened union finances.More >>
    The steady march of new right-to-work laws in Republican-led states hit a wall in Missouri, where voters resoundingly rejected a measure that could have weakened union finances.More >>
  • US drops bribery case against ex-Arizona utility regulator

    US drops bribery case against ex-Arizona utility regulator

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:31:21 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:22:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo,  former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce, and his wife Sherry, left, leave court in Phoenix after being arraigned on bribery and fraud charges. Prosecutors said Tuesday, A...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce, and his wife Sherry, left, leave court in Phoenix after being arraigned on bribery and fraud charges. Prosecutors said Tuesday, A...
    Federal prosecutors are dropping a bribery case against former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce and three others after their trial ended three weeks ago with a mistrial.More >>
    Federal prosecutors are dropping a bribery case against former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce and three others after their trial ended three weeks ago with a mistrial.More >>
  • Amazon? Mysterious 'Project Rocket' advances outside Atlanta

    Amazon? Mysterious 'Project Rocket' advances outside Atlanta

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-08-08 13:12:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:19:54 GMT
    Is Amazon behind mysterious economic development project code-named 'Project Rocket' in Atlanta's suburbs?.More >>
    Is Amazon behind mysterious economic development project code-named 'Project Rocket' in Atlanta's suburbs?.More >>
  • Commander: Iran navy exercise a message to US on sanctions

    Commander: Iran navy exercise a message to US on sanctions

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-08-08 19:30:28 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:43:50 GMT
    The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says that an Iranian naval exercise last week was meant as a message to the U.S. for re-imposing economic sanctions on Tehran.More >>
    The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says that an Iranian naval exercise last week was meant as a message to the U.S. for re-imposing economic sanctions on Tehran.More >>
  • Brazil rushes to thwart measles outbreak from Venezuelans

    Brazil rushes to thwart measles outbreak from Venezuelans

    Monday, August 6 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-08-06 17:05:49 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-08-08 19:52:23 GMT
    Brazil's health ministry has launched a nationwide vaccination campaign to protect children from measles and poliomyelitis.More >>
    Brazil's health ministry has launched a nationwide vaccination campaign to protect children from measles and poliomyelitis.More >>
  • Sinclair, Tribune in talks to overcome regulatory hurdles

    Sinclair, Tribune in talks to overcome regulatory hurdles

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-08-08 16:31:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-08-08 19:51:13 GMT
    The Sinclair broadcasting company says it's in talks with Tribune Media on how to overcome regulatory hurdles to its $3.9 billion deal to buy Tribune's 42 TV stations.More >>
    The Sinclair broadcasting company says it's in talks with Tribune Media on how to overcome regulatory hurdles to its $3.9 billion deal to buy Tribune's 42 TV stations.More >>
  • Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

    Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:15:55 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:51:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweets that he may take the electric car maker private.More >>
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweets that he may take the electric car maker private.More >>
  • China eliminates work permits in latest appeal to Taiwanese

    China eliminates work permits in latest appeal to Taiwanese

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:02 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:02:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:05:54 GMT
    Beijing has eliminated a requirement that Taiwanese citizens apply for permission to work in China in its latest appeal to the island's skilled young workers amid a diplomatic freeze between the sides.More >>
    Beijing has eliminated a requirement that Taiwanese citizens apply for permission to work in China in its latest appeal to the island's skilled young workers amid a diplomatic freeze between the sides.More >>
  • The Latest: First Muslim woman poised to join Congress

    The Latest: First Muslim woman poised to join Congress

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-08-07 22:11:32 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-08-08 15:50:54 GMT
    (Thad Allton/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach voted Tuesday morning, Aug. 7, 2018, at the Lecompton City Hall. Kobach is running for his party's nomination for governor.(Thad Allton/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach voted Tuesday morning, Aug. 7, 2018, at the Lecompton City Hall. Kobach is running for his party's nomination for governor.
    Some Republican voters in Kansas say President Donald Trump's endorsement of Secretary of State Kris Kobach mattered to them as they cast votes in the GOP primary for governor.More >>
    Some Republican voters in Kansas say President Donald Trump's endorsement of Secretary of State Kris Kobach mattered to them as they cast votes in the GOP primary for governor.More >>
  • Germany to tighten checks on foreign investment plans

    Germany to tighten checks on foreign investment plans

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-08-08 12:47:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:30:20 GMT
    The German government plans to tighten rules on foreign investments in some companies to lower the threshold at which it can consider blocking such plans.More >>
    The German government plans to tighten rules on foreign investments in some companies to lower the threshold at which it can consider blocking such plans.More >>
  • World stocks edge up amid corporate news, US-China spat

    World stocks edge up amid corporate news, US-China spat

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:36 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:36:52 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:15:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A man walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Shares are mostly higher in Asia after the U.S. followed through with plans to put higher tariffs on $16 billion i...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A man walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Shares are mostly higher in Asia after the U.S. followed through with plans to put higher tariffs on $16 billion i...
    Asian shares mixed after new US tariffs to be imposed on China exports.More >>
    Asian shares mixed after new US tariffs to be imposed on China exports.More >>
  • Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos

    Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-08-08 05:16:54 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:14:55 GMT
    Samsung, affiliates to put $22 billion in artificial intelligence, autos.More >>
    Samsung, affiliates to put $22 billion in artificial intelligence, autos.More >>
  • Trump going ahead with taxes on $16B in Chinese imports

    Trump going ahead with taxes on $16B in Chinese imports

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-08-07 21:15:27 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-08-08 13:51:08 GMT
    Trump administration to go ahead with taxes on $16 billion in Chinese imports.More >>
    Trump administration to go ahead with taxes on $16 billion in Chinese imports.More >>
  • Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners

    Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:37:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-08-08 12:05:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi). Various currencies are displayed without the going rate on a money exchange shop window in downtown Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. Money exchange shops across Iran cautiously reopened on Tuesday after being shut for fi...(AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi). Various currencies are displayed without the going rate on a money exchange shop window in downtown Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. Money exchange shops across Iran cautiously reopened on Tuesday after being shut for fi...
    Iranian lawmakers have voted to sack President Hassan Rouhani's labor minister, in a victory for hard-liners opposed to the relative moderate.More >>
    Iranian lawmakers have voted to sack President Hassan Rouhani's labor minister, in a victory for hard-liners opposed to the relative moderate.More >>
  • NBC has best ratings week for a network in 2 months

    NBC has best ratings week for a network in 2 months

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:44:09 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-08-08 11:38:29 GMT
    NBC had the best showing of a network since ABC broadcast the NBA Finals two months ago.More >>
    NBC had the best showing of a network since ABC broadcast the NBA Finals two months ago.More >>
  • Papa John's sales drop amid founder controversy

    Papa John's sales drop amid founder controversy

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:44:16 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:07 AM EDT2018-08-08 11:07:36 GMT
    Papa John's says a key sales figure dropped for the third straight quarter and it slashed its forecast for the full year.More >>
    Papa John's says a key sales figure dropped for the third straight quarter and it slashed its forecast for the full year.More >>
  • China mobile tower owner debuts in HK market after $6.9B IPO

    China mobile tower owner debuts in HK market after $6.9B IPO

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:36:28 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:37:45 GMT
    China mobile tower owner debuts in HK market after $6.9 billion IPO.More >>
    China mobile tower owner debuts in HK market after $6.9 billion IPO.More >>
  • Iran weighs response as US sanctions bite

    Iran weighs response as US sanctions bite

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:07:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:30:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File). FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2016 file photo, a currency exchange bureau owner counts U.S. dollars in downtown Tehran, Iran. Iran's Central Bank has allowed money exchange offices across the country to resume work after a ban ...(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File). FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2016 file photo, a currency exchange bureau owner counts U.S. dollars in downtown Tehran, Iran. Iran's Central Bank has allowed money exchange offices across the country to resume work after a ban ...
    Money exchange shops across Iran reopen after 5-month shutdown amid economic turmoil after US withdrew from nuke deal.More >>
    Money exchange shops across Iran reopen after 5-month shutdown amid economic turmoil after US withdrew from nuke deal.More >>
  • Asian shares mixed after new US tariffs put on China exports

    Asian shares mixed after new US tariffs put on China exports

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-07 14:24:32 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:27:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Jan. 4, 2018, file photo shows the interior of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street on Tuesday, Aug. 7, as technology companies and banks put up some solid gains.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Jan. 4, 2018, file photo shows the interior of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street on Tuesday, Aug. 7, as technology companies and banks put up some solid gains.
    Strong quarterly results continue to lift U.S. stock indexes and the S&P 500 is on track for its fourth gain in a row.More >>
    Strong quarterly results continue to lift U.S. stock indexes and the S&P 500 is on track for its fourth gain in a row.More >>
  • Trump says GDP growth 'could be in the 5s' next quarter

    Trump says GDP growth 'could be in the 5s' next quarter

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-08-08 00:26:14 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:03:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks as he meets with business leaders, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks as he meets with business leaders, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    President Donald Trump says he thinks gross domestic product growth in the next quarter "could be in the 5s" _ that is, higher than 5 percent.More >>
    President Donald Trump says he thinks gross domestic product growth in the next quarter "could be in the 5s" _ that is, higher than 5 percent.More >>
  • The Latest: McCulloch defeated soundly in prosecutor race

    The Latest: McCulloch defeated soundly in prosecutor race

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-08-08 03:01:25 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-08-08 05:52:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., asks a question during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCaskill's hopes of winning a third term in Republican-...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., asks a question during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCaskill's hopes of winning a third term in Republican-...
    Missouri voters have rejected a right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees in workplace contracts.More >>
    Missouri voters have rejected a right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees in workplace contracts.More >>
  • Missouri voters reject law banning compulsory union fees

    Missouri voters reject law banning compulsory union fees

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:44:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-08-08 05:14:41 GMT
    Missouri voters are deciding whether to implement a right-to-work law limiting labor union powers that had been passed more than a year ago by Republican state officials.More >>
    Missouri voters are deciding whether to implement a right-to-work law limiting labor union powers that had been passed more than a year ago by Republican state officials.More >>
  • EU foreign policy chief wants quick Australian trade deal

    EU foreign policy chief wants quick Australian trade deal

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:11:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:44:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, right, and European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini hold a joint press conference in Sydney, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Mogherini, said she wants a free trade agreement wit...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, right, and European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini hold a joint press conference in Sydney, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Mogherini, said she wants a free trade agreement wit...
    The European Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, says she wants a free trade agreement with Australia as soon as possible as an example against protectionism.More >>
    The European Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, says she wants a free trade agreement with Australia as soon as possible as an example against protectionism.More >>
  • Government seeks to overturn AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling

    Government seeks to overturn AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling

    Monday, August 6 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-08-06 20:59:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:39:56 GMT
    DOJ: Judge who allowed AT&T, Time Warner merger was wrong about competition.More >>
    DOJ: Judge who allowed AT&T, Time Warner merger was wrong about competition.More >>
  • US consumer borrowing rose $10.2 billion in June

    US consumer borrowing rose $10.2 billion in June

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:08:17 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:27:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This June 10, 2015, file photo shows credit cards in Philadelphia. On Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, the Federal Reserve releases its June report on consumer borrowing.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This June 10, 2015, file photo shows credit cards in Philadelphia. On Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, the Federal Reserve releases its June report on consumer borrowing.
    Americans increased their borrowing in June at the slowest annual pace in three months as the level of credit card debt fell slightly.More >>
    Americans increased their borrowing in June at the slowest annual pace in three months as the level of credit card debt fell slightly.More >>
  • SeaWorld eliminating 125 positions, despite attendance jump

    SeaWorld eliminating 125 positions, despite attendance jump

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:28:45 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-08-08 03:11:56 GMT
    SeaWorld Entertainment is eliminating 125 positions.More >>
    SeaWorld Entertainment is eliminating 125 positions.More >>
  • Venezuela rallies Maduro supporters after thwarted attack

    Venezuela rallies Maduro supporters after thwarted attack

    Monday, August 6 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-08-06 04:07:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:58 PM EDT2018-08-08 01:58:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Signs of smoke cover the apartment complex where an allegedly armed drone crashed, causing a fire, in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro dodged an apparent assassination attempt the...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Signs of smoke cover the apartment complex where an allegedly armed drone crashed, causing a fire, in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro dodged an apparent assassination attempt the...
    Venezuelan investigators hunting for a band of assailants allegedly behind a failed attempt to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro with explosives-laden drones have raided hotels and seized vehicles while grilling...More >>
    Venezuelan investigators hunting for a band of assailants allegedly behind a failed attempt to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro with explosives-laden drones have raided hotels and seized vehicles while grilling six suspects for details of the plot.More >>
  • Trump: Sanctions reinstated against Iran for 'WORLD PEACE'

    Trump: Sanctions reinstated against Iran for 'WORLD PEACE'

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:31:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:26 PM EDT2018-08-08 01:26:22 GMT
    (Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Iranian President Hassan ...(Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Iranian President Hassan ...
    U.S. sanctions against Iran that had been eased under the landmark nuclear accord have now gone back into effect.More >>
    U.S. sanctions against Iran that had been eased under the landmark nuclear accord have now gone back into effect.More >>
  • Romania reports 500 outbreaks of African swine fever in pigs

    Romania reports 500 outbreaks of African swine fever in pigs

    Monday, August 6 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-08-06 12:03:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-08-08 01:07:01 GMT
    Romanian authorities have reported more than 500 separate outbreaks of African swine fever in pigs, mainly in the Danube Delta and near the Hungarian border.More >>
    Romanian authorities have reported more than 500 separate outbreaks of African swine fever in pigs, mainly in the Danube Delta and near the Hungarian border.More >>
  • Wynn Resorts adds former Deutsche Bank CEO to board

    Wynn Resorts adds former Deutsche Bank CEO to board

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-08-07 23:46:16 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-08-07 23:51:13 GMT
    Casino operator Wynn Resorts has appointed its current CEO and the former CEO of Deutsche Bank to its board of directors.More >>
    Casino operator Wynn Resorts has appointed its current CEO and the former CEO of Deutsche Bank to its board of directors.More >>
  • Tobacco-funded group sues over Montana citizen tax measure

    Tobacco-funded group sues over Montana citizen tax measure

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:08:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-08-07 22:55:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2017 file photo, a woman walks out of a convenience store where tobacco is sold in Helena, Mont. A tobacco industry-funded group is asking the Montana Supreme Court to re-phrase a ballot initiative tha...(AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2017 file photo, a woman walks out of a convenience store where tobacco is sold in Helena, Mont. A tobacco industry-funded group is asking the Montana Supreme Court to re-phrase a ballot initiative tha...
    A tobacco industry-funded group is asking the Montana Supreme Court to rewrite a ballot initiative that would raise tobacco taxes to pay for the state's Medicaid expansion and other health programs.More >>
    A tobacco industry-funded group is asking the Montana Supreme Court to rewrite a ballot initiative that would raise tobacco taxes to pay for the state's Medicaid expansion and other health programs.More >>
  • Open jobs outnumber US unemployed for 3rd straight month

    Open jobs outnumber US unemployed for 3rd straight month

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-08-07 14:39:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:54:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018, photo applicants talk to potential employees during a jobs fair at Minneapolis International Airport in Minneapolis. On Tuesday, Aug. 6, the Labor Department reports on job openings and labor...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018, photo applicants talk to potential employees during a jobs fair at Minneapolis International Airport in Minneapolis. On Tuesday, Aug. 6, the Labor Department reports on job openings and labor...
    Open jobs outnumber US unemployed for 3rd straight month; hiring, quits decline.More >>
    Open jobs outnumber US unemployed for 3rd straight month; hiring, quits decline.More >>
  • Pentagon restricts use of fitness trackers, other devices

    Pentagon restricts use of fitness trackers, other devices

    Monday, August 6 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-08-06 15:04:13 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:40:50 GMT
    A new Pentagon order says military troops and other defense personnel on certain sensitive bases and warzone areas won't be allowed to use fitness tracker or cellphone applications that can reveal their location.More >>
    A new Pentagon order says military troops and other defense personnel on certain sensitive bases and warzone areas won't be allowed to use fitness tracker or cellphone applications that can reveal their location.More >>
  • Icahn warns Cigna investors on Express Scripts deal

    Icahn warns Cigna investors on Express Scripts deal

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:42:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:29:15 GMT
    Icahn warns Cigna shareholders of inherent dangers in buying pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts.More >>
    Icahn warns Cigna shareholders of inherent dangers in buying pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts.More >>
  • The Latest: Dutch campsites evacuated amid brush fire

    The Latest: Dutch campsites evacuated amid brush fire

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:02:51 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:28:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Edme). A woman cools down under a fountain in Saint Jean de Luz, southwestern France, Monday, Aug.6, 2018, where temperatures rose up to 35 degrees Celsius ( 95 degrees Fahrenheit). The heat wave in France is expected to last until Thursd...(AP Photo/Bob Edme). A woman cools down under a fountain in Saint Jean de Luz, southwestern France, Monday, Aug.6, 2018, where temperatures rose up to 35 degrees Celsius ( 95 degrees Fahrenheit). The heat wave in France is expected to last until Thursd...
    France's environment minister has called on motorists to comply with car restrictions amid a heat wave expected to peak Tuesday in the country.More >>
    France's environment minister has called on motorists to comply with car restrictions amid a heat wave expected to peak Tuesday in the country.More >>
  • Security breach at Frankfurt Airport prompts evacuation

    Security breach at Frankfurt Airport prompts evacuation

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 8:12 AM EDT2018-08-07 12:12:57 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:09:06 GMT
    (Boris Roessler/dpa via AP). Police and passenger wait in hall of terminal 1 of the Frankfurt, Germany, Airport, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 after parts of a terminal were evaucated over concerns that at least one person may have entered the facility's secur...(Boris Roessler/dpa via AP). Police and passenger wait in hall of terminal 1 of the Frankfurt, Germany, Airport, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 after parts of a terminal were evaucated over concerns that at least one person may have entered the facility's secur...
    German police say part of a terminal at Frankfurt Airport is being evacuated.More >>
    German police say part of a terminal at Frankfurt Airport is being evacuated.More >>
  • Iceland stops hunting minke whales but only for this season

    Iceland stops hunting minke whales but only for this season

    Thursday, August 2 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-08-02 11:59:17 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:43:35 GMT
    One of Iceland's top whaling companies says it has stopped hunting minke whales this year, in response to a new government regulation that has enlarged the protected area for baleen whales.More >>
    One of Iceland's top whaling companies says it has stopped hunting minke whales this year, in response to a new government regulation that has enlarged the protected area for baleen whales.More >>
  • Airlines, consumer groups ready for fight over proposed bill

    Airlines, consumer groups ready for fight over proposed bill

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-08-07 13:28:19 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:24:38 GMT
    Safety and consumer issues will take center stage when the Senate considers a bill to operate the Federal Aviation Administration.More >>
    Safety and consumer issues will take center stage when the Senate considers a bill to operate the Federal Aviation Administration.More >>
  • Italy passes 5 Star-led labor reform

    Italy passes 5 Star-led labor reform

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-08-07 16:45:54 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:24:30 GMT
    Italy's parliament has passed 5-Star Movement-led labor reform that aims to crack down on short-term employment and precarious labor practices, although critics say it will cause many people to lose their jobs.More >>
    Italy's parliament has passed 5-Star Movement-led labor reform that aims to crack down on short-term employment and precarious labor practices, although critics say it will cause many people to lose their jobs.More >>
  • PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi latest high-profile female CEO to exit

    PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi latest high-profile female CEO to exit

    Monday, August 6 2018 7:28 AM EDT2018-08-06 11:28:33 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:06:28 GMT
    PepsiCo says CEO Indra Nooyi will step down from the top post in October.More >>
    PepsiCo says CEO Indra Nooyi will step down from the top post in October.More >>
  • EU says encouraging trade with Iran is crucial to nuke deal

    EU says encouraging trade with Iran is crucial to nuke deal

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:06:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-08-07 16:21:53 GMT
    The European Union says it is encouraging enterprises to increase their business with Iran because that country has been compliant with their nuclear-related commitments.More >>
    The European Union says it is encouraging enterprises to increase their business with Iran because that country has been compliant with their nuclear-related commitments.More >>
  • 'Hazardous' smoky air shuts Yosemite in peak tourist season

    'Hazardous' smoky air shuts Yosemite in peak tourist season

    Saturday, August 4 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-08-04 17:13:44 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-07 15:57:44 GMT
    (Webcam by Yosemite Conservancy via AP). In this Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 image from a Yosemite Conservancy webcam, smoke from wildfires obscures the Ahwahnee Meadow at Yosemite National Park, Calif. Yosemite National Park could reopen its scenic valley...(Webcam by Yosemite Conservancy via AP). In this Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 image from a Yosemite Conservancy webcam, smoke from wildfires obscures the Ahwahnee Meadow at Yosemite National Park, Calif. Yosemite National Park could reopen its scenic valley...
    Yosemite National Park closes 12 days due to 'hazardous' smoke from California wildfires and will reopen Monday if conditions are safe.More >>
    Yosemite National Park closes 12 days due to 'hazardous' smoke from California wildfires and will reopen Monday if conditions are safe.More >>
  • Correction: EU-Italy-Highway-Explosion story

    Correction: EU-Italy-Highway-Explosion story

    Monday, August 6 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-08-06 14:08:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-08-07 15:26:25 GMT
    The news agency ANSA says at least 20 people were injured and a bridge partially collapsed following a major explosion on a highway near the northern city of Bologna.More >>
    The news agency ANSA says at least 20 people were injured and a bridge partially collapsed following a major explosion on a highway near the northern city of Bologna.More >>
  • Trump's China trade war pulls consumer tech into crossfire

    Trump's China trade war pulls consumer tech into crossfire

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-08-07 14:22:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-08-07 14:31:46 GMT
    Trump's China trade war pulls consumer tech into crossfire.More >>
    Trump's China trade war pulls consumer tech into crossfire.More >>
  • Stocks rise on company earnings, oil gains on Iran sanctions

    Stocks rise on company earnings, oil gains on Iran sanctions

    Monday, August 6 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-08-06 14:23:54 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-08-07 14:20:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- This Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange at sunset in lower Manhattan. On Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street as the market gives back some of its gains fr...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- This Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange at sunset in lower Manhattan. On Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street as the market gives back some of its gains fr...
    US stocks are mostly higher following second-quarter results from companies including Berkshire Hathaway and Tyson Foods.More >>
    US stocks are mostly higher following second-quarter results from companies including Berkshire Hathaway and Tyson Foods.More >>
  • Car transporter catches fire in Swiss tunnel, no injuries

    Car transporter catches fire in Swiss tunnel, no injuries

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:49 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:49:23 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-08-07 11:56:14 GMT
    Swiss police say a transporter carrying seven cars has caught fire and burned out in an Alpine tunnel.More >>
    Swiss police say a transporter carrying seven cars has caught fire and burned out in an Alpine tunnel.More >>
  • Unicredit 2Q higher as bank continues reforms

    Unicredit 2Q higher as bank continues reforms

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-08-07 06:22:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-08-07 11:38:33 GMT
    UniCredit says its second-quarter profits grew by 8 percent as the Italian bank pushes reforms aimed at raising capital and cutting costs.More >>
    UniCredit says its second-quarter profits grew by 8 percent as the Italian bank pushes reforms aimed at raising capital and cutting costs.More >>
  • Hospital system pays $65M to settle Medicare billing claims

    Hospital system pays $65M to settle Medicare billing claims

    Friday, August 3 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-08-04 00:17:57 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:24:17 GMT
    One of the nation's largest hospital systems has agreed to pay $65 million to settle allegations of Medicare overbilling in California.More >>
    One of the nation's largest hospital systems has agreed to pay $65 million to settle allegations of Medicare overbilling in California.More >>
  • Heat wave: Portugal tames wildfire; French cities ban cars

    Heat wave: Portugal tames wildfire; French cities ban cars

    Monday, August 6 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-06 09:28:30 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:14 AM EDT2018-08-07 08:14:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Javier Fergo). People observe as fire gets closer to the village of Monchique, in southern Portugal's Algarve region, Sunday, Aug. 5 2018. Over 700 firefighters were still battling a forest fire near the Portuguese town of Monchique in the so...(AP Photo/Javier Fergo). People observe as fire gets closer to the village of Monchique, in southern Portugal's Algarve region, Sunday, Aug. 5 2018. Over 700 firefighters were still battling a forest fire near the Portuguese town of Monchique in the so...
    Emergency services in Portugal say they are still fighting a major wildfire on the south coast that threatened to engulf a hillside town overnight.More >>
    Emergency services in Portugal say they are still fighting a major wildfire on the south coast that threatened to engulf a hillside town overnight.More >>
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