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  • Shoppers spend freely heading into the holidays

    Shoppers spend freely heading into the holidays

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:32 PM EST2018-11-20 18:32:01 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:22 PM EST2018-11-21 02:22:20 GMT
    Shoppers are spending freely heading into the holidays but Wall Street has its reservations.
    Shoppers are spending freely heading into the holidays but Wall Street has its reservations.
  • Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

    Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 10:22 AM EST2018-11-20 15:22:17 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:22 PM EST2018-11-21 02:22:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo trader Vincent Napolitano, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Nov. 20.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo trader Vincent Napolitano, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Nov. 20.
    Global stocks are sinking as big technology companies continue to plunge, and retailers fall after Target and other companies report weak results or give disappointing forecasts.
    Global stocks are sinking as big technology companies continue to plunge, and retailers fall after Target and other companies report weak results or give disappointing forecasts.
  • AP Exclusive: Gov't questions unfair student loan practices

    AP Exclusive: Gov't questions unfair student loan practices

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-11-20 19:22:03 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:03 PM EST2018-11-21 02:03:50 GMT
    (William Bretzger/The News Journal via AP, File). FILE- This April 2, 2014, file photo, shows the headquarters of student loan debt collector Navient Corporation, in Wilmington, Del. One of the nation’s largest student loan servicing companies may have...(William Bretzger/The News Journal via AP, File). FILE- This April 2, 2014, file photo, shows the headquarters of student loan debt collector Navient Corporation, in Wilmington, Del. One of the nation’s largest student loan servicing companies may have...
    AP Exclusive: Department of Education report shows evidence that student loan servicing company Navient steered borrowers into high-cost repayment plans. The education department withheld report from states and...
    AP Exclusive: Department of Education report shows evidence that student loan servicing company Navient steered borrowers into high-cost repayment plans. The education department withheld report from states and federal agencies suing the company.
  • Trump says no penalty for Saudi prince for Khashoggi murder

    Trump says no penalty for Saudi prince for Khashoggi murder

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-11-20 05:42:21 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:03 PM EST2018-11-21 02:03:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2018, file photo, candles, lit by activists, protesting the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, are placed outside Saudi Arabia's consulate, in Istanbul, during a candlelight vigil. ...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2018, file photo, candles, lit by activists, protesting the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, are placed outside Saudi Arabia's consulate, in Istanbul, during a candlelight vigil. ...
    President Donald Trump is facing pressure to take tougher measures against Saudi Arabia over the slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi.
    President Donald Trump is facing pressure to take tougher measures against Saudi Arabia over the slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi.
  • Renault board: Ghosn to remain CEO while detained in Japan

    Renault board: Ghosn to remain CEO while detained in Japan

    Monday, November 19 2018 11:32 PM EST2018-11-20 04:32:06 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:03 PM EST2018-11-21 02:03:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). Nissan Motor Co. President and Chief Executive Officer Hiroto Saikawa speaks during a press conference at Nissan Motor Co. Global Headquarter Monday Nov. 19, 2018, in Yokohama, near Tokyo.  Saikawa said Monday that Nissan Cha...(AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). Nissan Motor Co. President and Chief Executive Officer Hiroto Saikawa speaks during a press conference at Nissan Motor Co. Global Headquarter Monday Nov. 19, 2018, in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Saikawa said Monday that Nissan Cha...
    The arrest of Nissan Motor Co.'s chairman Carlos Ghosn on charges he underreported his income and misused company funds has shaken many in Japan.
    The arrest of Nissan Motor Co.'s chairman Carlos Ghosn on charges he underreported his income and misused company funds has shaken many in Japan.
  • Turkey seeks extradition of exiled cleric from US

    Turkey seeks extradition of exiled cleric from US

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:02 PM EST2018-11-20 21:02:05 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:52 PM EST2018-11-21 01:52:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, left, shake hands during their meeting at the State Department in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, left, shake hands during their meeting at the State Department in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says U.S. relations with NATO ally Turkey have improved since the release of an American pastor.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says U.S. relations with NATO ally Turkey have improved since the release of an American pastor.
  • Ghosn's arrest casts doubt on Renault-Nissan alliance future

    Ghosn's arrest casts doubt on Renault-Nissan alliance future

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:32 AM EST2018-11-20 05:32:34 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File). FILE - In this May 12, 2016, file photo, head of Nissan Motor Co. Carlos Ghosn answers a question during their joint press conference in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Japanese media say Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co. chairman, is bein...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File). FILE - In this May 12, 2016, file photo, head of Nissan Motor Co. Carlos Ghosn answers a question during their joint press conference in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Japanese media say Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co. chairman, is bein...
    Ghosn's arrest and potential ouster cast doubt on future of Renault-Nissan automotive alliance.
    Ghosn's arrest and potential ouster cast doubt on future of Renault-Nissan automotive alliance.
  • Saks accused of race, age discrimination in lawsuit

    Saks accused of race, age discrimination in lawsuit

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-11-20 21:42:16 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Six of eight plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Saks Fifth Avenue department store, from left, Derick Longley, Pablo Orozco, Thomas Bisky, and Kenneth Taylor, third from right, Nixson McCray, second from right, William Charles ...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Six of eight plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Saks Fifth Avenue department store, from left, Derick Longley, Pablo Orozco, Thomas Bisky, and Kenneth Taylor, third from right, Nixson McCray, second from right, William Charles ...
    Eight former employees at the Saks Fifth Avenue flagship store have filed a race and age discrimination lawsuit against the high-end store and its corporate parent.
    Eight former employees at the Saks Fifth Avenue flagship store have filed a race and age discrimination lawsuit against the high-end store and its corporate parent.
  • Monsanto appeals $78M verdict in California weed killer suit

    Monsanto appeals $78M verdict in California weed killer suit

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:13 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Elias, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018 file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson, a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed-killer caused his cancer, leaves a courtroom in San Francisco. Agribusiness giant Monsanto is appealing a $78 ...(AP Photo/Paul Elias, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018 file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson, a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed-killer caused his cancer, leaves a courtroom in San Francisco. Agribusiness giant Monsanto is appealing a $78 ...
    Agribusiness giant Monsanto is appealing a $78 million verdict in favor of a dying California man who said the company's widely used Roundup weed killer was a major factor in his cancer.
    Agribusiness giant Monsanto is appealing a $78 million verdict in favor of a dying California man who said the company's widely used Roundup weed killer was a major factor in his cancer.
  • US home construction rose 1.5 percent in October

    US home construction rose 1.5 percent in October

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:42 AM EST2018-11-20 13:42:20 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE- In this July 23, 2018, file photo a construction worker puts down roofing paper on a new home as he works outside in Houston. On Tuesday, Nov. 20, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in Oct...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE- In this July 23, 2018, file photo a construction worker puts down roofing paper on a new home as he works outside in Houston. On Tuesday, Nov. 20, the Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction in Oct...
    US home construction increased a modest 1.5 percent in October as ground breakings for single-family houses fell.
    US home construction increased a modest 1.5 percent in October as ground breakings for single-family houses fell.
  • Trump Irish resort loses money for fourth consecutive year

    Trump Irish resort loses money for fourth consecutive year

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-11-21 00:32:12 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:38 GMT
    The Irish golf club that Donald Trump's company predicted would turn a profit has posted losses for a fourth year in a row.
    The Irish golf club that Donald Trump's company predicted would turn a profit has posted losses for a fourth year in a row.
  • Thanksgiving air-travel rush gets off to a good start

    Thanksgiving air-travel rush gets off to a good start

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:42 PM EST2018-11-20 17:42:00 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:32 PM EST2018-11-21 01:32:37 GMT
    Fair skies over much of the country are helping get the Thanksgiving travel rush off to a good start.
    Fair skies over much of the country are helping get the Thanksgiving travel rush off to a good start.
  • Transit riders, drivers brace for influx of Amazon employees

    Transit riders, drivers brace for influx of Amazon employees

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-11-15 07:49:27 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-11-21 01:13:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a construction crane is perched on the site of Court Square City View Tower adjacent to the Court Square Number 7 subway station in Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York. Wh...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a construction crane is perched on the site of Court Square City View Tower adjacent to the Court Square Number 7 subway station in Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York. Wh...
    New York and Washington's clogged streets and creaky subway systems are about to feel more pain as 50,000 more people descend on the two metro areas when Amazon opens its second headquarters there.
    New York and Washington's clogged streets and creaky subway systems are about to feel more pain as 50,000 more people descend on the two metro areas when Amazon opens its second headquarters there.
  • Electronic driving systems don't always work, tests show

    Electronic driving systems don't always work, tests show

    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-11-15 05:39:11 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-11-21 01:13:24 GMT
    Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.
    Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.
  • Big tech firms pledge training for workers in Southeast Asia

    Big tech firms pledge training for workers in Southeast Asia

    Monday, November 19 2018 6:51 AM EST2018-11-19 11:51:35 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-11-21 01:13:11 GMT
    Microsoft, Google and other major technology companies have promised to help provide training in digital skills for around 20 million people in Southeast Asia by 2020 to make sure the region's working-age...
    Microsoft, Google and other major technology companies have promised to help provide training in digital skills for around 20 million people in Southeast Asia by 2020 to make sure the region's working-age population is a fit for the future job market.
  • Facebook says it's better at detecting rule violations

    Facebook says it's better at detecting rule violations

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:19 PM EST2018-11-15 19:19:19 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-11-21 01:13:08 GMT
    Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users.
    Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users.
  • US sanctions firms in Iran, Russia for shipping oil to Syria

    US sanctions firms in Iran, Russia for shipping oil to Syria

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:12 PM EST2018-11-20 18:12:07 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-11-21 01:03:56 GMT
    The U.S. says it has placed a network of Russian and Iranian companies on an international blacklist for shipping oil to Syria in violation of U.S. sanctions.
    The U.S. says it has placed a network of Russian and Iranian companies on an international blacklist for shipping oil to Syria in violation of U.S. sanctions.
  • Israel steps up boycott fight after Airbnb settlement ban

    Israel steps up boycott fight after Airbnb settlement ban

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:12 PM EST2018-11-20 18:12:02 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-21 00:53:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov, File). FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2016 file photo, Moshe Gordon sits outside his guest house advertised on the Airbnb international home-sharing site, in the Nofei Prat settlement in the West Bank. On Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, Isra...(AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov, File). FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2016 file photo, Moshe Gordon sits outside his guest house advertised on the Airbnb international home-sharing site, in the Nofei Prat settlement in the West Bank. On Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, Isra...
    Israel is threatening vacation rental company Airbnb with high taxes and legal repercussions over its decision to remove listings from Jewish West Bank settlements.
    Israel is threatening vacation rental company Airbnb with high taxes and legal repercussions over its decision to remove listings from Jewish West Bank settlements.
  • Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

    Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:22 PM EST2018-11-20 21:22:43 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-11-21 00:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this Aug. 23, 2018, photo Jim Baker, a campaigner at the Private Equity Stakeholder Project speaks during the public comments portion of an investment advisory committee meeting of the North Carolina Department of State Trea...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this Aug. 23, 2018, photo Jim Baker, a campaigner at the Private Equity Stakeholder Project speaks during the public comments portion of an investment advisory committee meeting of the North Carolina Department of State Trea...
    Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in unprecedented hardship fund.
    Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in unprecedented hardship fund.
  • Take a weight off: Tears, joy as kilo gets historic update

    Take a weight off: Tears, joy as kilo gets historic update

    Friday, November 16 2018 3:09 AM EST2018-11-16 08:09:56 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:46 PM EST2018-11-21 00:46:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018., a replica of the International Prototype Kilogram is pictured at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures, in Sevres, near Paris. The golf ball-sized metal cylinder at th...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018., a replica of the International Prototype Kilogram is pictured at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures, in Sevres, near Paris. The golf ball-sized metal cylinder at th...
    The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
    The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
  • Climate change protesters block off 5 London bridges

    Climate change protesters block off 5 London bridges

    Saturday, November 17 2018 9:30 AM EST2018-11-17 14:30:27 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:46 PM EST2018-11-21 00:46:01 GMT
    (John Stillwell/PA via AP). Demonstrators on Westminster Bridge in London, Saturday Nov. 17, 2018, for a protest group called 'Extinction Rebellion' to raise awareness of the dangers posed by climate change. Hundreds of protesters turned out in central...(John Stillwell/PA via AP). Demonstrators on Westminster Bridge in London, Saturday Nov. 17, 2018, for a protest group called 'Extinction Rebellion' to raise awareness of the dangers posed by climate change. Hundreds of protesters turned out in central...
    Hundreds of protesters have turned out in central London and blocked off the capital's main bridges to demand the government take climate change seriously.
    Hundreds of protesters have turned out in central London and blocked off the capital's main bridges to demand the government take climate change seriously.
  • Florida sues Walgreens, CVS over opioid sales

    Florida sues Walgreens, CVS over opioid sales

    Saturday, November 17 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-11-17 18:20:40 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-11-21 00:34:37 GMT
    Florida is suing the nation's two largest drugstore chains, alleging they added to the state's opioid crisis.
    Florida is suing the nation's two largest drugstore chains, alleging they added to the state's opioid crisis.
  • Jennie-O recalling ground turkey in salmonella outbreak

    Jennie-O recalling ground turkey in salmonella outbreak

    Friday, November 16 2018 9:40 AM EST2018-11-16 14:40:05 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-11-21 00:34:22 GMT
    (Hormel Foods Corporation via AP). This image provided by Hormel Foods Corporation shows the production code information on the side of the sleeve of Jennie-O-Turkey that is being recalled.  Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw t...(Hormel Foods Corporation via AP). This image provided by Hormel Foods Corporation shows the production code information on the side of the sleeve of Jennie-O-Turkey that is being recalled. Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw t...
    Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey in an ongoing salmonella outbreak.
    Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey in an ongoing salmonella outbreak.
  • Lowe's reports disappointing sales; to exit Mexico

    Lowe's reports disappointing sales; to exit Mexico

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 5:52 PM EST2018-11-20 22:52:06 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:23 PM EST2018-11-21 00:23:25 GMT
    Lowe's reports disappointing sales; to exit Mexico.
    Lowe's reports disappointing sales; to exit Mexico.
  • Markets Right Now: Tech rout erases market's gain for year

    Markets Right Now: Tech rout erases market's gain for year

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 10:12 AM EST2018-11-20 15:12:16 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-11-20 21:43:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo trader Vincent Napolitano, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Nov. 20.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo trader Vincent Napolitano, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Nov. 20.
    Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street as a rout in major technology companies continued.
    Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street as a rout in major technology companies continued.
  • Even small companies may be able to cut Amazon-like deals

    Even small companies may be able to cut Amazon-like deals

    Monday, November 19 2018 3:12 PM EST2018-11-19 20:12:04 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:32 PM EST2018-11-20 21:32:38 GMT
    A company doesn't need to be as big as Amazon to get a real estate deal.
    A company doesn't need to be as big as Amazon to get a real estate deal.
  • Target's investments in the future hits margins

    Target's investments in the future hits margins

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:02 AM EST2018-11-20 12:02:21 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-11-20 19:22:47 GMT
    Target reveals some weakness in profit heading into holiday shopping season, shares slide.
    Target reveals some weakness in profit heading into holiday shopping season, shares slide.
  • Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was 'a mess inside and out'

    Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was 'a mess inside and out'

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:02 AM EST2018-11-20 12:02:19 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:43 PM EST2018-11-20 18:43:29 GMT
    Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was not a good thing.
    Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was not a good thing.
  • Volatile stock market spooking some older workers, retirees

    Volatile stock market spooking some older workers, retirees

    Monday, November 19 2018 1:31 AM EST2018-11-19 06:31:34 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:12 PM EST2018-11-20 18:12:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Attorney Mark Patterson poses in his law firm's offices Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly har...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Attorney Mark Patterson poses in his law firm's offices Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly har...
    Recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial crisis.
    Recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial crisis.
  • May gets rebellion reprieve, but faces warning from allies

    May gets rebellion reprieve, but faces warning from allies

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-11-20 10:12:08 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:12 PM EST2018-11-20 18:12:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech at the CBI annual conference in London, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Theresa May said in a speech to business lobby group the Confederation of British Industry that the de...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech at the CBI annual conference in London, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Theresa May said in a speech to business lobby group the Confederation of British Industry that the de...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May's parliamentary allies are warning they could remove support from her minority government if she does not alter her Brexit deal with the European Union.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May's parliamentary allies are warning they could remove support from her minority government if she does not alter her Brexit deal with the European Union.
  • Airbnb removes listings in Israeli settlements

    Airbnb removes listings in Israeli settlements

    Monday, November 19 2018 2:21 PM EST2018-11-19 19:21:47 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:53 PM EST2018-11-20 17:53:00 GMT
    Vacation rental company Airbnb says it is removing its listings in Israeli settlements in the West Bank.
    Vacation rental company Airbnb says it is removing its listings in Israeli settlements in the West Bank.
  • Bank of England preparing Brexit deal verdict next week

    Bank of England preparing Brexit deal verdict next week

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:52 AM EST2018-11-20 12:52:22 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-11-20 17:23:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Anti Brexit campaigners demonstrate in Westminster in London, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. The EU nations and Britain are still negotiating the outline text of a draft Brexit deal, setting out their future relationship which w...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Anti Brexit campaigners demonstrate in Westminster in London, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. The EU nations and Britain are still negotiating the outline text of a draft Brexit deal, setting out their future relationship which w...
    The Bank of England will publish its economic analysis of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal next week.
    The Bank of England will publish its economic analysis of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal next week.
  • 'Fantastic Beasts' flies to top of weekend box office

    'Fantastic Beasts' flies to top of weekend box office

    Sunday, November 18 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-11-18 17:31:07 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-11-20 16:43:38 GMT
    (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Jude Law in a scene from "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald."(Warner Bros. Pictures via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Jude Law in a scene from "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald."
    "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" worked its magic at the weekend box office and opened as the top film.
    "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" worked its magic at the weekend box office and opened as the top film.
  • Global stocks slide as futures point to Wall Street drop

    Global stocks slide as futures point to Wall Street drop

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:52 AM EST2018-11-20 05:52:17 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-11-20 14:52:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Trader Fred DeMarco follows stock activity, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at the New York Stock Exchange. Big technology and internet companies came under heavy selling pressure again on Monday, leading to broad losses across the sto...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Trader Fred DeMarco follows stock activity, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at the New York Stock Exchange. Big technology and internet companies came under heavy selling pressure again on Monday, leading to broad losses across the sto...
    Asian stocks slide after tech losses dragged down Wall Street and Nissan's chairman was arrested on charges of financial misconduct.
    Asian stocks slide after tech losses dragged down Wall Street and Nissan's chairman was arrested on charges of financial misconduct.
  • Kremlin critic, facing new charge, sounds alarm on Interpol

    Kremlin critic, facing new charge, sounds alarm on Interpol

    Monday, November 19 2018 6:51 AM EST2018-11-19 11:51:37 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 9:22 AM EST2018-11-20 14:22:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). From left, an aide to the Russian Prosecutor General Mikhail Alexandrov, Russian Prosecutor General spokesman Alexander Kurennoi, and an aide to the Russian Prosecutor General Nikolai Atmoniev attend a news conference in Mosc...(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). From left, an aide to the Russian Prosecutor General Mikhail Alexandrov, Russian Prosecutor General spokesman Alexander Kurennoi, and an aide to the Russian Prosecutor General Nikolai Atmoniev attend a news conference in Mosc...
    Russian prosecutors have announced a new criminal case against Kremlin critic Bill Browder and said he might be behind the death of his former employee in a Russian prison.
    Russian prosecutors have announced a new criminal case against Kremlin critic Bill Browder and said he might be behind the death of his former employee in a Russian prison.
  • South African president praises German investment

    South African president praises German investment

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-11-20 13:12:23 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:15 AM EST2018-11-20 13:15:45 GMT
    (AP Photo). South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, right, with visiting German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at a welcoming ceremony in Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. The German President is on a three day visit to South Africa.(AP Photo). South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, right, with visiting German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at a welcoming ceremony in Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. The German President is on a three day visit to South Africa.
    South Africa's president says Germany is an important economic partner which he hopes will expand its investment here.
    South Africa's president says Germany is an important economic partner which he hopes will expand its investment here.
  • Groups target Europe's coal companies over harmful emissions

    Groups target Europe's coal companies over harmful emissions

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:32 AM EST2018-11-20 09:32:13 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:52 AM EST2018-11-20 12:52:57 GMT
    Environmental groups say 10 utility companies are responsible for the majority of premature deaths caused by emissions from coal-fired power plants in Europe.
    Environmental groups say 10 utility companies are responsible for the majority of premature deaths caused by emissions from coal-fired power plants in Europe.
  • Brazil's Petrobras to be led by privatization advocate

    Brazil's Petrobras to be led by privatization advocate

    Monday, November 19 2018 10:01 AM EST2018-11-19 15:01:53 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 7:02 AM EST2018-11-20 12:02:48 GMT
    Brazil's president-elect is appointing a pro-market reformer to lead the state oil company Petrobras.
    Brazil's president-elect is appointing a pro-market reformer to lead the state oil company Petrobras.
  • Police storm Papua New Guinea Parliament for APEC summit pay

    Police storm Papua New Guinea Parliament for APEC summit pay

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:12 AM EST2018-11-20 06:12:04 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 6:34 AM EST2018-11-20 11:34:06 GMT
    (Jam Morales via AP). Security personnel on the back of a truck wait to be paid at Rita Flynn Netball Centre in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.. Opposition lawmaker Bryan Kramer said disgruntled police and prison guards stormed ...(Jam Morales via AP). Security personnel on the back of a truck wait to be paid at Rita Flynn Netball Centre in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.. Opposition lawmaker Bryan Kramer said disgruntled police and prison guards stormed ...
    A lawmaker says disgruntled police and prison guards have stormed Papua New Guinea's Parliament in a pay dispute that stemmed from the APEC summit attended by Pence, Abe, Xi.
    A lawmaker says disgruntled police and prison guards have stormed Papua New Guinea's Parliament in a pay dispute that stemmed from the APEC summit attended by Pence, Abe, Xi.
  • Bloomberg donates 'unprecedented' $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    Bloomberg donates 'unprecedented' $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    Sunday, November 18 2018 5:01 PM EST2018-11-18 22:01:16 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 4:32 AM EST2018-11-20 09:32:20 GMT
    Former New York City Mayor and businessman Michael Bloomberg is donating nearly $2 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University.
    Former New York City Mayor and businessman Michael Bloomberg is donating nearly $2 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University.
  • Acrimonious Pacific summit underscores China-US tensions

    Acrimonious Pacific summit underscores China-US tensions

    Monday, November 19 2018 11:02 AM EST2018-11-19 16:02:03 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 3:52 AM EST2018-11-20 08:52:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). From left, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence shake hands during the Leaders Electrification Project meeti...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). From left, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence shake hands during the Leaders Electrification Project meeti...
    Pacific Rim leaders failed to reach agreement on a joint declaration on world trade for the first time in nearly three decades, highlighting the growing tensions between China and the United States.
    Pacific Rim leaders failed to reach agreement on a joint declaration on world trade for the first time in nearly three decades, highlighting the growing tensions between China and the United States.
  • Asian stocks slide after Wall Street losses, Nissan arrest

    Asian stocks slide after Wall Street losses, Nissan arrest

    Monday, November 19 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-11-19 15:21:46 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 1:02 AM EST2018-11-20 06:02:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo, specialist James Denaro works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 19.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo, specialist James Denaro works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 19.
    US stocks are falling as technology companies including Apple and Nvidia skid.
    US stocks are falling as technology companies including Apple and Nvidia skid.
  • General Electric shuffles management at power unit

    General Electric shuffles management at power unit

    Monday, November 19 2018 9:31 AM EST2018-11-19 14:31:39 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-11-20 04:42:48 GMT
    General electric taps new management as it splits key power unit.
    General electric taps new management as it splits key power unit.
  • Nissan chairman arrested in probe of financial misconduct

    Nissan chairman arrested in probe of financial misconduct

    Monday, November 19 2018 4:21 AM EST2018-11-19 09:21:34 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 11:23 PM EST2018-11-20 04:23:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Carlos Ghosn, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., speaks at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Japanese media are report...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Carlos Ghosn, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., speaks at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Japanese media are report...
    Japanese media: Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co. chairman, questioned by Tokyo prosecutors over suspected false financial reporting.
    Japanese media: Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co. chairman, questioned by Tokyo prosecutors over suspected false financial reporting.
  • The Latest: Renault board to meet after Ghosn arrest

    The Latest: Renault board to meet after Ghosn arrest

    Monday, November 19 2018 5:21 AM EST2018-11-19 10:21:33 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 11:12 PM EST2018-11-20 04:12:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Carlos Ghosn, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., speaks at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Nissan said Monday, Nov. ...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Carlos Ghosn, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., speaks at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Nissan said Monday, Nov. ...
    Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn to be dismissed for underreporting income.
    Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn to be dismissed for underreporting income.
  • Pilot union says it wants to help reduce delays on American

    Pilot union says it wants to help reduce delays on American

    Monday, November 19 2018 7:11 PM EST2018-11-20 00:11:54 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 7:11 PM EST2018-11-20 00:11:56 GMT
    Pilots at American Airlines say contract wish list includes better pay and fewer flight delays.
    Pilots at American Airlines say contract wish list includes better pay and fewer flight delays.
  • Germany, France propose euro budget to bolster currency zone

    Germany, France propose euro budget to bolster currency zone

    Monday, November 19 2018 11:21 AM EST2018-11-19 16:21:42 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 2:12 PM EST2018-11-19 19:12:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Portuguese Economy Minister and chair of the eurogroup Mario Centeno arrives for a meeting of eurozone finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Portuguese Economy Minister and chair of the eurogroup Mario Centeno arrives for a meeting of eurozone finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.
    A top eurozone finance official says the 19 countries that use the euro currency will push ahead with discussions on a eurozone budget proposed by France and Germany to make the currency union more resistant to...
    A top eurozone finance official says the 19 countries that use the euro currency will push ahead with discussions on a eurozone budget proposed by France and Germany to make the currency union more resistant to crises.
  • Next generation of biotech food heading for grocery stores

    Next generation of biotech food heading for grocery stores

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-11-14 05:18:46 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-11-19 18:45:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Federica Narancio). Fred Gmitter, a geneticist at the University of Florida Citrus Research and Education Center, right, visits a citrus grower in an orange grove affected by citrus greening disease in Fort Meade, Fla., on Sept. 27, 2018. "If...(AP Photo/Federica Narancio). Fred Gmitter, a geneticist at the University of Florida Citrus Research and Education Center, right, visits a citrus grower in an orange grove affected by citrus greening disease in Fort Meade, Fla., on Sept. 27, 2018. "If...
    First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?.
    First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?.
  • The Latest: Corbyn: Labour party would stop 'no-deal' Brexit

    The Latest: Corbyn: Labour party would stop 'no-deal' Brexit

    Monday, November 19 2018 8:31 AM EST2018-11-19 13:31:45 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 1:16 PM EST2018-11-19 18:16:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Manfred Weber, top candidate of the European People's Party group (EPP Group), for next year's European elections, attends a news conference in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Manfred Weber, top candidate of the European People's Party group (EPP Group), for next year's European elections, attends a news conference in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.
    The head of the biggest group in the European Parliament says there will be no renegotiation of the draft Brexit deal that is drawing widespread criticism in Britain.
    The head of the biggest group in the European Parliament says there will be no renegotiation of the draft Brexit deal that is drawing widespread criticism in Britain.
  • Subway workers to stage strike in Romanian capital

    Subway workers to stage strike in Romanian capital

    Monday, November 19 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-11-19 15:21:40 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 12:14 PM EST2018-11-19 17:14:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2009 file photo, subway workers walk by a parked train in Bucharest, Romania. The Bucharest subway union said on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, that subway workers in the Romanian capital will go on strike...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2009 file photo, subway workers walk by a parked train in Bucharest, Romania. The Bucharest subway union said on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, that subway workers in the Romanian capital will go on strike...
    Subway workers in the Romanian capital will go on strike this week after they failed to win agreement on wage demands.
    Subway workers in the Romanian capital will go on strike this week after they failed to win agreement on wage demands.
  • Putin and Erdogan mark key phase in natural gas pipeline

    Putin and Erdogan mark key phase in natural gas pipeline

    Monday, November 19 2018 9:11 AM EST2018-11-19 14:11:48 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 11:46 AM EST2018-11-19 16:46:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, listens to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan through an interpreter, as they attend an event marking the completion of one of the phases of the Turkish Stream natural gas pip...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, listens to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan through an interpreter, as they attend an event marking the completion of one of the phases of the Turkish Stream natural gas pip...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are in Istanbul to mark the completion of a key phase in a natural gas pipeline.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are in Istanbul to mark the completion of a key phase in a natural gas pipeline.
  • UK leader warns ousting her won't make Brexit talks easier

    UK leader warns ousting her won't make Brexit talks easier

    Sunday, November 18 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-11-18 10:51:00 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 10:33 AM EST2018-11-19 15:33:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May takes a drink of water during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Two British Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, res...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May takes a drink of water during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Two British Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, res...
    Britain's former Brexit secretary has slammed Prime Minister Theresa May for lacking political will and resolve when dealing with the European Union over Brexit negotiations.
    Britain's former Brexit secretary has slammed Prime Minister Theresa May for lacking political will and resolve when dealing with the European Union over Brexit negotiations.
  • Trade tensions continue to weigh on global markets

    Trade tensions continue to weigh on global markets

    Sunday, November 18 2018 9:51 PM EST2018-11-19 02:51:29 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 10:32 AM EST2018-11-19 15:32:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo traders Eric Schumacher, left, and Richard Deviccaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Nov. 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo traders Eric Schumacher, left, and Richard Deviccaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Nov. 16.
    Asian shares are mostly higher after a buying spree on Wall Street kept up investor optimism into a new week, despite continuing worries about trade tensions.
    Asian shares are mostly higher after a buying spree on Wall Street kept up investor optimism into a new week, despite continuing worries about trade tensions.
  • Shareholders support major Australian media merger

    Shareholders support major Australian media merger

    Sunday, November 18 2018 8:21 PM EST2018-11-19 01:21:33 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 10:02 AM EST2018-11-19 15:02:10 GMT
    Shareholders have given final approval to the merger of television network Nine Entertainment and newspaper publisher Fairfax Media into an Australian media giant to be known only as Nine.
    Shareholders have given final approval to the merger of television network Nine Entertainment and newspaper publisher Fairfax Media into an Australian media giant to be known only as Nine.
  • Japan exports up in October, but not enough to erase deficit

    Japan exports up in October, but not enough to erase deficit

    Sunday, November 18 2018 9:11 PM EST2018-11-19 02:11:43 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-11-19 14:32:17 GMT
    Japan is reporting a trade deficit in October but is seeing a recovery in exports after getting slammed by natural disasters in September.
    Japan is reporting a trade deficit in October but is seeing a recovery in exports after getting slammed by natural disasters in September.
  • The Latest: Germany rescinds approval for Saudi arms sales

    The Latest: Germany rescinds approval for Saudi arms sales

    Monday, November 19 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-11-19 11:11:38 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 8:34 AM EST2018-11-19 13:34:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE -- In this Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 photo German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas attends a cabinet meeting as part of a two-day retreat of the German government in Potsdam, near Berlin, Germany. Foreign Minister Mass says...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE -- In this Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 photo German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas attends a cabinet meeting as part of a two-day retreat of the German government in Potsdam, near Berlin, Germany. Foreign Minister Mass says...
    Germany's foreign minister says Berlin has banned 18 Saudi nationals from entering Europe's border-free Schengen zone because they are believed to be connected to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    Germany's foreign minister says Berlin has banned 18 Saudi nationals from entering Europe's border-free Schengen zone because they are believed to be connected to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
  • Whistleblower in Danish banking scandal: Bank ignored me

    Whistleblower in Danish banking scandal: Bank ignored me

    Monday, November 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-11-19 11:31:48 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 7:52 AM EST2018-11-19 12:52:19 GMT
    The man who blew the whistle on a massive money laundering scheme through the Estonian branch of Denmark's Danske Bank, says the Danish bank "deliberately ignored" the warning he made that dirty money was flowing,...
    The man who blew the whistle on a massive money laundering scheme through the Estonian branch of Denmark's Danske Bank, says the Danish bank "deliberately ignored" the warning he made that dirty money was flowing, some from Russia.
  • US panel warns against government purchase of Chinese tech

    US panel warns against government purchase of Chinese tech

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:18 AM EST2018-11-14 14:18:43 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 6:53 AM EST2018-11-19 11:53:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing.  A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...
    A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the United States vulnerable to security breaches that could put critical infrastructure at risk.
    A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the United States vulnerable to security breaches that could put critical infrastructure at risk.
  • Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

    Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

    Friday, November 16 2018 9:10 PM EST2018-11-17 02:10:09 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 6:32 AM EST2018-11-19 11:32:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, Pool). A limousine carrying Chinese President Xi Jinping travels in a motorcade along the newly-dedicated Independence Drive Boulevard in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, Pool). A limousine carrying Chinese President Xi Jinping travels in a motorcade along the newly-dedicated Independence Drive Boulevard in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.
    China's president says the world faces a choice of cooperation or confrontation in a speech to a summit of leaders that is divided by tensions stemming from increased U.S. protectionism.
    China's president says the world faces a choice of cooperation or confrontation in a speech to a summit of leaders that is divided by tensions stemming from increased U.S. protectionism.
  • Macron, Merkel seek common approaches to Trump, euro

    Macron, Merkel seek common approaches to Trump, euro

    Sunday, November 18 2018 2:51 AM EST2018-11-18 07:51:18 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-11-19 10:11:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2018 file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron hugs German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the courtyard of the Elysee Palace in Paris while marking the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2018 file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron hugs German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the courtyard of the Elysee Palace in Paris while marking the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I...
    French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, both limping in the polls, are looking for common approaches to Donald Trump and fixing the flaws in the euro currency.
    French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, both limping in the polls, are looking for common approaches to Donald Trump and fixing the flaws in the euro currency.
  • Pope decries that 'wealthy few' feast on what belongs to all

    Pope decries that 'wealthy few' feast on what belongs to all

    Sunday, November 18 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-11-18 10:31:02 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 4:12 AM EST2018-11-19 09:12:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis celebrates a mass in St. Peter basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. Pope Francis is offering several hundred poor people, homeless, migrants, unemployed a lunch on Sunday as he celebrates the World D...(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis celebrates a mass in St. Peter basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. Pope Francis is offering several hundred poor people, homeless, migrants, unemployed a lunch on Sunday as he celebrates the World D...
    Pope Francis is praying with thousands of poor people in St. Peter's Basilica and decrying that the "few rich" grow even wealthier.
    Pope Francis is praying with thousands of poor people in St. Peter's Basilica and decrying that the "few rich" grow even wealthier.
  • Pacific summit ends with no communique as China, US differ

    Pacific summit ends with no communique as China, US differ

    Saturday, November 17 2018 11:10 PM EST2018-11-18 04:10:57 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 2:14 AM EST2018-11-19 07:14:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, gestures beside Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill during the Leaders Electrification Project meeting as part of the APE...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, gestures beside Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill during the Leaders Electrification Project meeting as part of the APE...
    A meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea highlighted divisions between global powers the U.S. and China and a growing competition for influence in the usually neglected South Pacific.
    A meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea highlighted divisions between global powers the U.S. and China and a growing competition for influence in the usually neglected South Pacific.
  • Clothing retailer J.Crew's chief executive stepping down

    Clothing retailer J.Crew's chief executive stepping down

    Saturday, November 17 2018 3:00 PM EST2018-11-17 20:00:33 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-11-19 05:42:50 GMT
    Clothing retailer J.Crew announces departure of company's chief executive.
    Clothing retailer J.Crew announces departure of company's chief executive.
  • Activists detained after boarding palm oil tanker off Spain

    Activists detained after boarding palm oil tanker off Spain

    Saturday, November 17 2018 7:30 PM EST2018-11-18 00:30:54 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 9:12 PM EST2018-11-19 02:12:43 GMT
    Greenpeace says six of its activists boarded a tanker transporting Indonesian palm oil in the Gulf of Cadiz and were detained by its captain.
    Greenpeace says six of its activists boarded a tanker transporting Indonesian palm oil in the Gulf of Cadiz and were detained by its captain.
  • Turkey warns ExxonMobil against drilling with Greek Cypriots

    Turkey warns ExxonMobil against drilling with Greek Cypriots

    Sunday, November 18 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-11-18 18:41:09 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 8:42 PM EST2018-11-19 01:42:07 GMT
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry has cautioned an international energy company against cooperating with the government of Cyprus in its search for gas.
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry has cautioned an international energy company against cooperating with the government of Cyprus in its search for gas.
  • The Latest: Macron addresses Germany's parliament

    The Latest: Macron addresses Germany's parliament

    Sunday, November 18 2018 7:20 AM EST2018-11-18 12:20:59 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 7:31 PM EST2018-11-19 00:31:22 GMT
    (Christophe Archambault/Pool Photo via AP). Moroccan King Mohammed VI and French President Emmanuel Macron, left, stand on an escalator after inaugurating a high-speed line at Rabat train station, Morocco, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Macron is in Morocco ...(Christophe Archambault/Pool Photo via AP). Moroccan King Mohammed VI and French President Emmanuel Macron, left, stand on an escalator after inaugurating a high-speed line at Rabat train station, Morocco, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Macron is in Morocco ...
    French President Emmanuel Macron has taken part in a wreath-laying ceremony at Germany's memorial to the victims of war and dictatorship.
    French President Emmanuel Macron has taken part in a wreath-laying ceremony at Germany's memorial to the victims of war and dictatorship.
  • Iraq's president meets Saudi king after visiting rival Iran

    Iraq's president meets Saudi king after visiting rival Iran

    Sunday, November 18 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-11-18 15:51:31 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 7:03 PM EST2018-11-19 00:03:53 GMT
    In delicate balance, Iraq's President Barham Salih meets with Saudi King Salman day after visit to the kingdom's rival Iran.
    In delicate balance, Iraq's President Barham Salih meets with Saudi King Salman day after visit to the kingdom's rival Iran.
  • 1 dead, scores injured in fuel tax protests around France

    1 dead, scores injured in fuel tax protests around France

    Saturday, November 17 2018 2:30 AM EST2018-11-17 07:30:16 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 3:41 PM EST2018-11-18 20:41:53 GMT
    French drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policies.
    French drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policies.
  • Amazon's would-be NY neighbors: Cynicism, some hope for jobs

    Amazon's would-be NY neighbors: Cynicism, some hope for jobs

    Saturday, November 17 2018 12:00 PM EST2018-11-17 17:00:49 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 12:32 PM EST2018-11-18 17:32:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). The Queensbridge Houses sit beneath the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, upper right, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in New York. Like most New York City housing projects, Queensbridge residents complain of poor conditions, lacking heat or ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). The Queensbridge Houses sit beneath the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, upper right, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in New York. Like most New York City housing projects, Queensbridge residents complain of poor conditions, lacking heat or ...
    Residents of the housing project near the Queens location where Amazon would make its New York City home have mixed reactions to the global behemoth coming to the neighborhood.
    Residents of the housing project near the Queens location where Amazon would make its New York City home have mixed reactions to the global behemoth coming to the neighborhood.
  • First African-American top network executive exiting ABC

    First African-American top network executive exiting ABC

    Friday, November 16 2018 6:20 PM EST2018-11-16 23:20:18 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-11-18 15:11:24 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILe - In this June 13, 2018 file photo, Channing Dungey arrives at the Women In Film Crystal and Lucy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Disney-owned ABC said Friday that Dungey has decided to exit as ABC Ente...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILe - In this June 13, 2018 file photo, Channing Dungey arrives at the Women In Film Crystal and Lucy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Disney-owned ABC said Friday that Dungey has decided to exit as ABC Ente...
    Channing Dungey The first African-American executive to lead a broadcast network is stepping down.
    Channing Dungey The first African-American executive to lead a broadcast network is stepping down.
  • The Latest: APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique

    The Latest: APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique

    Sunday, November 18 2018 2:10 AM EST2018-11-18 07:10:55 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 9:22 AM EST2018-11-18 14:22:09 GMT
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, right, speaks with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison during a bilateral meeting at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, S...(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP). Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, right, speaks with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison during a bilateral meeting at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, S...
    Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Papua New Guinea were unable to agree on a final communique.
    Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Papua New Guinea were unable to agree on a final communique.
  • The Latest: Labour leader: New EU vote 'not for today'

    The Latest: Labour leader: New EU vote 'not for today'

    Sunday, November 18 2018 6:50 AM EST2018-11-18 11:50:59 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 9:13 AM EST2018-11-18 14:13:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Two British Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, resigned Thursday in...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Two British Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, resigned Thursday in...
    Britain's besieged Prime Minister Theresa May is warning that a leadership change wouldn't make Brexit negotiations easier, as opponents in her Conservative Party threaten to unseat her.
    Britain's besieged Prime Minister Theresa May is warning that a leadership change wouldn't make Brexit negotiations easier, as opponents in her Conservative Party threaten to unseat her.
  • Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer

    Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:39 AM EST2018-11-15 07:39:01 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-11-18 13:01:14 GMT
    Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he had never used a computer and making comments showing he had no idea what a USB port might be.
    Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he had never used a computer and making comments showing he had no idea what a USB port might be.
  • UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

    UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

    Saturday, November 17 2018 6:10 AM EST2018-11-17 11:10:23 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 5:53 AM EST2018-11-18 10:53:54 GMT
    (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street in London, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. May appealed directly to voters to back her Brexit plan Friday as she braced for a potential leadership challenge from rivals wit...(Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street in London, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. May appealed directly to voters to back her Brexit plan Friday as she braced for a potential leadership challenge from rivals wit...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against critics of her Brexit deal, telling her Conservative opponents that their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against critics of her Brexit deal, telling her Conservative opponents that their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work.
  • US industrial production ticks up 0.1 percent in October

    US industrial production ticks up 0.1 percent in October

    Friday, November 16 2018 9:40 AM EST2018-11-16 14:40:11 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-11-18 10:51:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE- In this Sept. 27, 2018, file photo United Auto Workers' assemblyman Charles Patterson installs trim on a 2018 Ford F-150 truck on the assembly line at the Ford Rouge assembly plant in Dearborn, Mich. On Friday, Nov...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE- In this Sept. 27, 2018, file photo United Auto Workers' assemblyman Charles Patterson installs trim on a 2018 Ford F-150 truck on the assembly line at the Ford Rouge assembly plant in Dearborn, Mich. On Friday, Nov...
    US industrial production grew at slower 0.1 percent pace in October.
    US industrial production grew at slower 0.1 percent pace in October.
  • UN envoy: Warring parties in Yemen agree to meet in Sweden

    UN envoy: Warring parties in Yemen agree to meet in Sweden

    Friday, November 16 2018 7:00 PM EST2018-11-17 00:00:25 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 5:32 AM EST2018-11-18 10:32:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2017 file photo, Houthi Shiite rebels inspect the rubble of the Republican Palace that was destroyed by Saudi-led airstrikes, in Sanaa, Yemen. Airstrikes by Saudi Arabia and its allies in Yemen are...(AP Photo/Hani Mohammed, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2017 file photo, Houthi Shiite rebels inspect the rubble of the Republican Palace that was destroyed by Saudi-led airstrikes, in Sanaa, Yemen. Airstrikes by Saudi Arabia and its allies in Yemen are...
    The U.N. envoy for Yemen says the country's internationally recognized government and Houthi Shiite rebels have agreed to attend talks in Sweden aimed at ending their three-year war, which has the Arab world's...
    The U.N. envoy for Yemen says the country's internationally recognized government and Houthi Shiite rebels have agreed to attend talks in Sweden aimed at ending their three-year war, which has the Arab world's poorest country on the brink of famine.
  • Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback

    Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback

    Friday, November 16 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-11-16 06:20:02 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 2:20 AM EST2018-11-18 07:20:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 photo, Steiff teddy bears are on display during a media preview of the new FAO Schwarz store at Rockefeller Center in New York. Three years after it closed its beloved, fantasy land of a toy stor...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 photo, Steiff teddy bears are on display during a media preview of the new FAO Schwarz store at Rockefeller Center in New York. Three years after it closed its beloved, fantasy land of a toy stor...
    FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems.
    FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems.
  • The Latest: US signs up to bring power to Papua New Guinea

    The Latest: US signs up to bring power to Papua New Guinea

    Friday, November 16 2018 11:50 PM EST2018-11-17 04:50:13 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-11-18 06:23:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the APEC CEO Summit at the Pacific Explorer cruise ship docked in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the APEC CEO Summit at the Pacific Explorer cruise ship docked in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has met with the head of Taiwan's delegation to an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has met with the head of Taiwan's delegation to an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting.
  • Lawyer who battled Chevron may get chance to defend himself

    Lawyer who battled Chevron may get chance to defend himself

    Friday, November 16 2018 8:50 PM EST2018-11-17 01:50:46 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 7:31 PM EST2018-11-18 00:31:21 GMT
    A legal referee says a New York attorney who won a landmark oil pollution judgment against Chevron in Ecuador only to have his law license suspended at home should not be disbarred without a chance to defend himself.
    A legal referee says a New York attorney who won a landmark oil pollution judgment against Chevron in Ecuador only to have his law license suspended at home should not be disbarred without a chance to defend himself.
  • CNN's Acosta back at White House after judge's ruling

    CNN's Acosta back at White House after judge's ruling

    Friday, November 16 2018 1:02 AM EST2018-11-16 06:02:43 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 3:01 PM EST2018-11-17 20:01:33 GMT
    A judge is expected to announce whether he will order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
    A judge is expected to announce whether he will order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
  • VW wants to storm car market with cheaper electric model

    VW wants to storm car market with cheaper electric model

    Friday, November 16 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-11-16 14:19:55 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 1:10 PM EST2018-11-17 18:10:50 GMT
    Automaker Volkswagen says it will invest 44 billion euros ($50 billion) in developing autonomous and electric cars and expand the appeal of battery-powered cars by selling its upcoming ID compact for about what a...
    Automaker Volkswagen says it will invest 44 billion euros ($50 billion) in developing autonomous and electric cars and expand the appeal of battery-powered cars by selling its upcoming ID compact for about what a diesel-powered Golf costs.
  • Feds subpoena Snap over shareholder lawsuit

    Feds subpoena Snap over shareholder lawsuit

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:08 PM EST2018-11-14 23:08:59 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 12:06 PM EST2018-11-17 17:06:25 GMT
    Snap Inc. has received federal subpoenas related to a class-action lawsuit stemming from its 2017 initial public offering.
    Snap Inc. has received federal subpoenas related to a class-action lawsuit stemming from its 2017 initial public offering.
  • California utility shares rise as regulator calms investors

    California utility shares rise as regulator calms investors

    Friday, November 16 2018 3:30 PM EST2018-11-16 20:30:06 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-11-17 17:01:58 GMT
    (Jeff Chambers/University of California, Berkeley via AP). This Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, satellite image provided by geology professor Jeff Chambers at the University of California, Berkeley, shows a short-wave infrared (red) image captured by Landsat 8...(Jeff Chambers/University of California, Berkeley via AP). This Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, satellite image provided by geology professor Jeff Chambers at the University of California, Berkeley, shows a short-wave infrared (red) image captured by Landsat 8...
    Shares of Pacific Gas & Electric Co. soared Friday after California's top utility regulator said his agency will help the company deal with potentially crippling liability costs from wildfires.
    Shares of Pacific Gas & Electric Co. soared Friday after California's top utility regulator said his agency will help the company deal with potentially crippling liability costs from wildfires.
  • Iraq resumes Kirkuk oil exports after yearlong pause

    Iraq resumes Kirkuk oil exports after yearlong pause

    Friday, November 16 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-11-16 12:50:06 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 9:12 AM EST2018-11-17 14:12:09 GMT
    Iraq's Oil Ministry says Iraq has resumed oil exports from its fields around Kirkuk, a year after the city was seized by federal forces from the autonomous Kurdish administration in the north of the country.
    Iraq's Oil Ministry says Iraq has resumed oil exports from its fields around Kirkuk, a year after the city was seized by federal forces from the autonomous Kurdish administration in the north of the country.
  • The Latest: 1 killed, 47 injured in France gas protests

    The Latest: 1 killed, 47 injured in France gas protests

    Saturday, November 17 2018 7:10 AM EST2018-11-17 12:10:23 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 8:00 AM EST2018-11-17 13:00:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Vincent). Demonstrators salute drivers blocking road in Rennes, western France, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2018, to protest against rising fuel taxes. France is bracing for a nationwide traffic mess as drivers plan to block roads to protest risi...(AP Photo/David Vincent). Demonstrators salute drivers blocking road in Rennes, western France, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2018, to protest against rising fuel taxes. France is bracing for a nationwide traffic mess as drivers plan to block roads to protest risi...
    French interior ministry officials say that one protester has been killed and 47 injured as demonstrators block roads around France to protest gas price increases.
    French interior ministry officials say that one protester has been killed and 47 injured as demonstrators block roads around France to protest gas price increases.
  • Allies rally to UK's May amid leadership woes over Brexit

    Allies rally to UK's May amid leadership woes over Brexit

    Friday, November 16 2018 3:49 AM EST2018-11-16 08:49:45 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 6:20 AM EST2018-11-17 11:20:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May reacts during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Two British Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, resigned Thursday i...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May reacts during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Two British Cabinet ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, resigned Thursday i...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is appealing directly to voters to back her Brexit plan, as she waits to see whether rivals within her party have gained enough support to launch a leadership challenge.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is appealing directly to voters to back her Brexit plan, as she waits to see whether rivals within her party have gained enough support to launch a leadership challenge.
  • Amazon ends suspense over HQ by picking New York, DC suburb

    Amazon ends suspense over HQ by picking New York, DC suburb

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:38 AM EST2018-11-14 05:38:25 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 3:14 AM EST2018-11-17 08:14:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). A sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 1...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). A sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 1...
    Amazon says it will split its much-anticipated new offices between New York and a suburb of Washington, DC.
    Amazon says it will split its much-anticipated new offices between New York and a suburb of Washington, DC.
  • Trump says will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently

    Trump says will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently

    Friday, November 16 2018 2:20 PM EST2018-11-16 19:20:37 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 2:22 AM EST2018-11-17 07:22:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens to a question during a signing ceremony of the "Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act," in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens to a question during a signing ceremony of the "Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act," in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he will name EPA's acting head, Andrew Wheeler, to the permanent post at the agency.
    President Donald Trump says he will name EPA's acting head, Andrew Wheeler, to the permanent post at the agency.
  • FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

    FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-15 15:19:40 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 12:20 AM EST2018-11-17 05:20:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). FILE - This May 17, 2018 file photo shows packs of menthol cigarettes and other tobacco products at a store in San Francisco. On Thursday, May 15, 2018, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb pledged to ban menthol from cigarettes, i...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). FILE - This May 17, 2018 file photo shows packs of menthol cigarettes and other tobacco products at a store in San Francisco. On Thursday, May 15, 2018, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb pledged to ban menthol from cigarettes, i...
    FDA pushes for ban on menthol in cigarettes and tightened rules to prevent sale of flavored e-cigarettes to kids.
    FDA pushes for ban on menthol in cigarettes and tightened rules to prevent sale of flavored e-cigarettes to kids.
  • Hong Kong economy cools as trade tension mounts

    Hong Kong economy cools as trade tension mounts

    Friday, November 16 2018 5:19 AM EST2018-11-16 10:19:47 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 9:10 PM EST2018-11-17 02:10:47 GMT
    Hong Kong's economic growth slows as US-Chinese trade tension mounts.
    Hong Kong's economic growth slows as US-Chinese trade tension mounts.
  • The Latest: CNN's Acosta returns to White House after ruling

    The Latest: CNN's Acosta returns to White House after ruling

    Friday, November 16 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-11-16 15:40:18 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 8:50 PM EST2018-11-17 01:50:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). CNN's Jim Acosta gestures as he leaves federal court in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, following a hearing on a legal challenge against President Donald Trump's administration over the revocation of his White Hous...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). CNN's Jim Acosta gestures as he leaves federal court in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, following a hearing on a legal challenge against President Donald Trump's administration over the revocation of his White Hous...
    A federal judge in Washington is ordering the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
    A federal judge in Washington is ordering the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
  • Health care, energy companies power US stock market higher

    Health care, energy companies power US stock market higher

    Friday, November 16 2018 5:10 PM EST2018-11-16 22:10:05 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-11-16 23:31:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo traders Eric Schumacher, left, and Richard Deviccaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Nov. 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo traders Eric Schumacher, left, and Richard Deviccaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Nov. 16.
    Wall Street capped a day of volatile trading with a late-afternoon buying spree that sent U.S. stock indexes to a mostly higher finish Friday.
    Wall Street capped a day of volatile trading with a late-afternoon buying spree that sent U.S. stock indexes to a mostly higher finish Friday.
  • Health care, energy companies power US stock market higher

    Health care, energy companies power US stock market higher

    Friday, November 16 2018 10:39 AM EST2018-11-16 15:39:59 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 4:10 PM EST2018-11-16 21:10:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo traders Eric Schumacher, left, and Richard Deviccaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Nov. 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo traders Eric Schumacher, left, and Richard Deviccaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Nov. 16.
    U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower in early trading, erasing some of the market's gains from a day earlier.
    U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower in early trading, erasing some of the market's gains from a day earlier.
  • Amazon's growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

    Amazon's growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-11-13 19:29:13 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 2:44 PM EST2018-11-16 19:44:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Nov. 9, 2018 photo, construction workers mix with the noon lunch-hour crowd outside an Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle.  As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City in New York  and Ar...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Nov. 9, 2018 photo, construction workers mix with the noon lunch-hour crowd outside an Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle. As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City in New York and Ar...
    As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world's...
    As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world's hottest online retailer.
  • Buffett's firm invests in JP Morgan Chase, drops Walmart

    Buffett's firm invests in JP Morgan Chase, drops Walmart

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-11-14 22:58:50 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 1:33 PM EST2018-11-16 18:33:43 GMT
    Investor Warren Buffett's company picked up nearly 36 million shares of JP Morgan Chase stock in the third quarter and eliminated its stake in Walmart as part of a number of changes in its portfolio.
    Investor Warren Buffett's company picked up nearly 36 million shares of JP Morgan Chase stock in the third quarter and eliminated its stake in Walmart as part of a number of changes in its portfolio.
  • The Latest: Landmark change to kilogram approved

    The Latest: Landmark change to kilogram approved

    Friday, November 16 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-11-16 12:50:08 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 12:10 PM EST2018-11-16 17:10:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018., the head of BIPM (International Bureau of Weights and Measures) Martin J.T. Milton holds a replica of the International Prototype Kilogram in Sevres, near Paris. The golf ball-si...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018., the head of BIPM (International Bureau of Weights and Measures) Martin J.T. Milton holds a replica of the International Prototype Kilogram in Sevres, near Paris. The golf ball-si...
    The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
    The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
  • The Latest: UK's May fills Brexit-related Cabinet vacancies

    The Latest: UK's May fills Brexit-related Cabinet vacancies

    Friday, November 16 2018 4:33 AM EST2018-11-16 09:33:03 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 12:03 PM EST2018-11-16 17:03:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May answers a journalist's question during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says if politicians reject her ...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May answers a journalist's question during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says if politicians reject her ...
    France's finance minister is calling some British politicians "liars" who fooled voters into thinking leaving the EU would be easy and in their interests.
    France's finance minister is calling some British politicians "liars" who fooled voters into thinking leaving the EU would be easy and in their interests.
  • US energy official sees 'great promise' in eastern Med

    US energy official sees 'great promise' in eastern Med

    Friday, November 16 2018 9:59 AM EST2018-11-16 14:59:54 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 11:10 AM EST2018-11-16 16:10:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Francis Fannon, right, welcomes from Cyprus' Energy minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis for a meeting at the Energy ministry in Nicosia, Cyprus, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Fannon is in Cyprus as part ...(AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Francis Fannon, right, welcomes from Cyprus' Energy minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis for a meeting at the Energy ministry in Nicosia, Cyprus, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Fannon is in Cyprus as part ...
    A U.S. State Department official says Washington sees 'great promise' in developing energy resources in the eastern Mediterranean as ExxonMobil began exploratory drilling off Cyprus' southwestern coast.
    A U.S. State Department official says Washington sees 'great promise' in developing energy resources in the eastern Mediterranean as ExxonMobil began exploratory drilling off Cyprus' southwestern coast.
  • China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects

    China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects

    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:29 PM EST2018-11-16 01:29:37 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 10:53 AM EST2018-11-16 15:53:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Nov. 15, 2018, photo, a woman crosses the street near a billboard commemorating the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a P...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Nov. 15, 2018, photo, a woman crosses the street near a billboard commemorating the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a P...
    As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big for China's president.
    As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big for China's president.
  • French minister warns of new Cold War from US/China tensions

    French minister warns of new Cold War from US/China tensions

    Friday, November 16 2018 8:30 AM EST2018-11-16 13:30:02 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-11-16 15:40:56 GMT
    French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned that the trade dispute between the United States and China could escalate into a fresh Cold War.
    French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned that the trade dispute between the United States and China could escalate into a fresh Cold War.
  • China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed

    China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed

    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-11-15 09:49:41 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-11-16 15:00:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing.  A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...
    China says high-level trade talks with Washington have resumed, two sides 'maintaining close contact'.
    China says high-level trade talks with Washington have resumed, two sides 'maintaining close contact'.
  • VA seeks to reduce GI Bill payment delays after IT woes

    VA seeks to reduce GI Bill payment delays after IT woes

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:49 AM EST2018-11-15 15:49:38 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-11-16 15:00:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, left, lowers his head after placing a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Arlington, Va.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, left, lowers his head after placing a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Arlington, Va.
    The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will try to speed up payments of college aid to veterans after delays due to IT problems.
    The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will try to speed up payments of college aid to veterans after delays due to IT problems.
  • World markets subdued on trade, Brexit tensions

    World markets subdued on trade, Brexit tensions

    Friday, November 16 2018 1:59 AM EST2018-11-16 06:59:44 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-11-16 15:00:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). An investor reads the newspaper at a brokerage in Beijing, China, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.  Shares were mixed in early trading in Asia on Friday on revived concerns over the prospects for a breakthrough in trade tensions between t...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). An investor reads the newspaper at a brokerage in Beijing, China, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Shares were mixed in early trading in Asia on Friday on revived concerns over the prospects for a breakthrough in trade tensions between t...
    Asian shares are mixed on concerns over the outlook for a breakthrough in the China-U.S. trade dispute.
    Asian shares are mixed on concerns over the outlook for a breakthrough in the China-U.S. trade dispute.
  • UN human rights expert says UK cuts to services causing harm

    UN human rights expert says UK cuts to services causing harm

    Friday, November 16 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-11-16 14:19:57 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 9:50 AM EST2018-11-16 14:50:52 GMT
    A U.N. human rights expert says cuts to Britain's social support are causing misery for poorer citizens.
    A U.N. human rights expert says cuts to Britain's social support are causing misery for poorer citizens.
  • Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24

    Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24

    Thursday, November 15 2018 6:00 PM EST2018-11-15 23:00:04 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 8:30 AM EST2018-11-16 13:30:43 GMT
    Apple has signed a multiyear deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird," to produce a slate of films.
    Apple has signed a multiyear deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird," to produce a slate of films.
  • Eurozone central banker suggests rates could stay low longer

    Eurozone central banker suggests rates could stay low longer

    Friday, November 16 2018 4:30 AM EST2018-11-16 09:30:01 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-11-16 12:50:43 GMT
    European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says that slowing trade is proving to be a drag on the eurozone economy but says the expansion remains "resilient" as consumers at home remain willing to spend and...
    European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says that slowing trade is proving to be a drag on the eurozone economy but says the expansion remains "resilient" as consumers at home remain willing to spend and unemployment falls.
  • Utility asked last month to hike bills over California fires

    Utility asked last month to hike bills over California fires

    Thursday, November 15 2018 6:20 PM EST2018-11-15 23:20:20 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-11-16 12:50:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Smoke hangs over the scorched remains of Old Town Plaza following the wildfire in Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. The shopping center housed a Safeway and other businesses.(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Smoke hangs over the scorched remains of Old Town Plaza following the wildfire in Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. The shopping center housed a Safeway and other businesses.
    A utility facing severe financial pressure amid speculation that its equipment may have sparked a deadly California wildfire asked U.S. energy regulators last month for permission to raise its customers' monthly...
    A utility facing severe financial pressure amid speculation that its equipment may have sparked a deadly California wildfire asked U.S. energy regulators last month for permission to raise its customers' monthly bills.
  • Senate confirms Kansas bank regulator Bowman for Fed board

    Senate confirms Kansas bank regulator Bowman for Fed board

    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-11-15 20:09:41 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 7:40 AM EST2018-11-16 12:40:39 GMT
    Senate confirms Trump's nomination of Kansas bank regulator Michelle Bowman to Federal Reserve board.
    Senate confirms Trump's nomination of Kansas bank regulator Michelle Bowman to Federal Reserve board.
  • UK's defiant May tells critics it's her Brexit deal or chaos

    UK's defiant May tells critics it's her Brexit deal or chaos

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-11-15 07:49:16 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 3:53 AM EST2018-11-16 08:53:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, left, delivers the draft withdrawal agreement to European Council President Donald Tusk during a media conference at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. In a ...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, left, delivers the draft withdrawal agreement to European Council President Donald Tusk during a media conference at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. In a ...
    European Union chief Donald Tusk calls for Nov. 25 summit to endorse draft Brexit deal.
    European Union chief Donald Tusk calls for Nov. 25 summit to endorse draft Brexit deal.
  • Asia shares mixed on uncertainty over trade tensions

    Asia shares mixed on uncertainty over trade tensions

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:39 AM EST2018-11-15 15:39:29 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 2:00 AM EST2018-11-16 07:00:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, file photo, specialist Dilip Patel, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Nov. 15.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, file photo, specialist Dilip Patel, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Nov. 15.
    U.S. stock indexes are moving lower in early trading, extending the market's losing streak into a sixth day.
    U.S. stock indexes are moving lower in early trading, extending the market's losing streak into a sixth day.
  • Mexico's president elect reaches out to business elite

    Mexico's president elect reaches out to business elite

    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-11-16 00:40:31 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:19 PM EST2018-11-16 04:19:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christian Palma, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2018 file photo, Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks at a rally commemorating the 50th anniversary of a bloody reprisal against students, at the Tlatelolco Plaza in Mexi...(AP Photo/Christian Palma, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2018 file photo, Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks at a rally commemorating the 50th anniversary of a bloody reprisal against students, at the Tlatelolco Plaza in Mexi...
    Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has formed a business advisory council including some of the country's biggest names, especially in media.
    Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has formed a business advisory council including some of the country's biggest names, especially in media.
  • EPA official arrested on felony ethics charges in Alabama

    EPA official arrested on felony ethics charges in Alabama

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:59 PM EST2018-11-15 19:59:39 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:52 PM EST2018-11-16 01:52:39 GMT
    The Trump administration's top environmental official for the Southeast has been arrested on Alabama state ethics charges related to a scheme to help a coal company avoid paying for a toxic waste cleanup.
    The Trump administration's top environmental official for the Southeast has been arrested on Alabama state ethics charges related to a scheme to help a coal company avoid paying for a toxic waste cleanup.
  • US, China rivalry challenging entwined Asia-Pacific region

    US, China rivalry challenging entwined Asia-Pacific region

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:19 PM EST2018-11-15 02:19:22 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:04 PM EST2018-11-16 01:04:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, Pool). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence listens to Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, not seen, in Singapore, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Pence is Singapore to attend the 33rd ASEAN summit.(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, Pool). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence listens to Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, not seen, in Singapore, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Pence is Singapore to attend the 33rd ASEAN summit.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says America seeks cooperation, not control, in its commitment to the Indo-Pacific region.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says America seeks cooperation, not control, in its commitment to the Indo-Pacific region.
  • Nigerian ISP's configuration error disrupted Google services

    Nigerian ISP's configuration error disrupted Google services

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:29 AM EST2018-11-13 16:29:40 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-16 00:53:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, photo, a woman carries a fire extinguisher past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. Internet traffic hijacking disrupted several Google services Monday, Nov. 12, ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, photo, a woman carries a fire extinguisher past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. Internet traffic hijacking disrupted several Google services Monday, Nov. 12, ...
    A Nigerian internet provider says a configuration error during a network upgrade disrupted several Google services by diverting traffic through China and Russia.
    A Nigerian internet provider says a configuration error during a network upgrade disrupted several Google services by diverting traffic through China and Russia.
  • California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide

    California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide

    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:39 PM EST2018-11-15 17:39:26 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:25 PM EST2018-11-16 00:25:19 GMT
    California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide blamed for harming babies brains.
    California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide blamed for harming babies brains.
  • Fed announces wide-ranging review of its practices

    Fed announces wide-ranging review of its practices

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:30 PM EST2018-11-15 19:30:19 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 5:50 PM EST2018-11-15 22:50:08 GMT
    Federal Reserve launches wide-ranging review of how it conducts monetary policy.
    Federal Reserve launches wide-ranging review of how it conducts monetary policy.
  • The Latest: Post urges independent probe in columnist slay

    The Latest: Post urges independent probe in columnist slay

    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:29 AM EST2018-11-15 12:29:03 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 5:03 PM EST2018-11-15 22:03:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 file photo, a video image of Hatice Cengiz, fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, is played during an event to remember Khashoggi, who was killed inside the Saudi Co...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 file photo, a video image of Hatice Cengiz, fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, is played during an event to remember Khashoggi, who was killed inside the Saudi Co...
    The Latest: Turkey unhappy with Saudi indictments in Khashoggi's killing, says suspects should be tried in Turkey.
    The Latest: Turkey unhappy with Saudi indictments in Khashoggi's killing, says suspects should be tried in Turkey.
  • The Latest: UK's May vows 'to see this through' on Brexit

    The Latest: UK's May vows 'to see this through' on Brexit

    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:39 AM EST2018-11-15 08:39:13 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:30 PM EST2018-11-15 21:30:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech outside 10 Downing Street in London, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says Cabinet agrees draft Brexit deal with European Union after 'impassione...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech outside 10 Downing Street in London, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says Cabinet agrees draft Brexit deal with European Union after 'impassione...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will start on a campaign to sell a Brexit deal agreed with the European Union to Britain's divided Parliament.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will start on a campaign to sell a Brexit deal agreed with the European Union to Britain's divided Parliament.
  • Lawyer in stalled coal bailout argues for energy appointment

    Lawyer in stalled coal bailout argues for energy appointment

    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:10 PM EST2018-11-15 21:10:02 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:13 PM EST2018-11-15 21:13:51 GMT
    A Trump administration nominee to a top national energy board says he's not sure whether he'd recuse himself from any board votes to bail out of aging coal plants.
    A Trump administration nominee to a top national energy board says he's not sure whether he'd recuse himself from any board votes to bail out of aging coal plants.
  • Walmart flexes its muscle against Amazon

    Walmart flexes its muscle against Amazon

    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:29 AM EST2018-11-15 12:29:19 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:00 PM EST2018-11-15 21:00:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE- This Nov. 9, 2018, file photo shows a Walmart Supercenter in Houston. Walmart Inc. reports earnings Thursday, Nov. 15.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE- This Nov. 9, 2018, file photo shows a Walmart Supercenter in Houston. Walmart Inc. reports earnings Thursday, Nov. 15.
    Walmart is reporting surging online sales, strong performances from established stores.
    Walmart is reporting surging online sales, strong performances from established stores.
  • Gobble gobble: Low turkey prices cut Thanksgiving meal cost

    Gobble gobble: Low turkey prices cut Thanksgiving meal cost

    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-11-15 20:09:27 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:24 PM EST2018-11-15 20:24:58 GMT
    (Brian Peterson/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2015 file photo, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton kicks off Thanksgiving week in St. Paul, Minn. with an appearance by "Aaron" a 40 lb. turkey. Low food prices have driven the cost of a Than...(Brian Peterson/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2015 file photo, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton kicks off Thanksgiving week in St. Paul, Minn. with an appearance by "Aaron" a 40 lb. turkey. Low food prices have driven the cost of a Than...
    Low food prices have driven the cost of a Thanksgiving feast down to their lowest level since 2010.
    Low food prices have driven the cost of a Thanksgiving feast down to their lowest level since 2010.
  • Correction: Media-CNN vs Trump story

    Correction: Media-CNN vs Trump story

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 11:59 AM EST2018-11-14 16:59:52 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:04 PM EST2018-11-15 20:04:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, CNN journalist Jim Acosta does a standup before a new conference with President Donald Trump in the East Room of the White House in Washington. CNN sued the Trump administration Tues...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, CNN journalist Jim Acosta does a standup before a new conference with President Donald Trump in the East Room of the White House in Washington. CNN sued the Trump administration Tues...
    President Donald Trump's administration claims it has "broad discretion" to regulate access to the White House as it fends off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim...
    President Donald Trump's administration claims it has "broad discretion" to regulate access to the White House as it fends off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta's "hard pass.".
  • Having 'The Talk' about college costs with your teen

    Having 'The Talk' about college costs with your teen

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-15 15:19:32 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:01 PM EST2018-11-15 20:01:11 GMT
    (Urban Adams/NerdWallet via AP). This September 2018 photo provided by Nerdwallet, Urban Adams and his daughter pose for a photo in Canton, N.Y. Sofie considered several schools before taking an academic scholarship and an offer to play this fall for S...(Urban Adams/NerdWallet via AP). This September 2018 photo provided by Nerdwallet, Urban Adams and his daughter pose for a photo in Canton, N.Y. Sofie considered several schools before taking an academic scholarship and an offer to play this fall for S...
    Start discussing college costs with your children when they're in high school so you all share realistic expectations about who will pay for what.
    Start discussing college costs with your children when they're in high school so you all share realistic expectations about who will pay for what.
  • US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent last month

    US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent last month

    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:39 AM EST2018-11-15 13:39:15 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:30 PM EST2018-11-15 19:30:43 GMT
    US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent in October, led by strong sales of autos, appliances.
    US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent in October, led by strong sales of autos, appliances.
  • Morocco unveils Africa's first ever high speed train line

    Morocco unveils Africa's first ever high speed train line

    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-11-15 09:49:13 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-11-15 19:29:57 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron and Morocco's King Mohammed VI are inaugurating his country's first high-speed rail line in Morocco, the first ever high speed train in in the African continent.
    French President Emmanuel Macron and Morocco's King Mohammed VI are inaugurating his country's first high-speed rail line in Morocco, the first ever high speed train in in the African continent.
  • US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year 4.94 pct.

    US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year 4.94 pct.

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:49 AM EST2018-11-15 15:49:33 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:40 PM EST2018-11-15 17:40:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). FILE- In this Oct 2, 2018, file photo, a for sale sign stands outside a home on the market in the north Denver suburb of Thornton, Colo. On Thursday, Nov. 15, Freddie Mac reports on this week's average U.S. mortgage rates.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). FILE- In this Oct 2, 2018, file photo, a for sale sign stands outside a home on the market in the north Denver suburb of Thornton, Colo. On Thursday, Nov. 15, Freddie Mac reports on this week's average U.S. mortgage rates.
    US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year average at 4.94 percent.
    US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year average at 4.94 percent.
  • Syracuse profits by handwriting thousands of late-tax notes

    Syracuse profits by handwriting thousands of late-tax notes

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:18 PM EST2018-11-13 17:18:48 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-11-15 17:23:20 GMT
    The city of Syracuse has found that sending personal notes to residents who owe taxes is more successful than the typical, computer-generated letter demanding payment.
    The city of Syracuse has found that sending personal notes to residents who owe taxes is more successful than the typical, computer-generated letter demanding payment.
  • The Latest: Singapore PM says China-US rivalry 'awkward'

    The Latest: Singapore PM says China-US rivalry 'awkward'

    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-11-15 05:49:03 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:02 PM EST2018-11-15 17:02:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence talks to the press during the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. America has a steadfast and enduring commitment to the Indo-Pacific region but wants cooperation, not cont...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence talks to the press during the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. America has a steadfast and enduring commitment to the Indo-Pacific region but wants cooperation, not cont...
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says another U.S.-North Korean summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely after the beginning of the year.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says another U.S.-North Korean summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely after the beginning of the year.
  • Juul halts store sales of some flavored e-cigarettes

    Juul halts store sales of some flavored e-cigarettes

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:28 PM EST2018-11-13 19:28:56 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:50 AM EST2018-11-15 16:50:54 GMT
    E-cigarette company Juul halts sales of flavors at stores to help keep them from kids.
    E-cigarette company Juul halts sales of flavors at stores to help keep them from kids.
  • Stocks mostly rise but Europe weighed down by Brexit discord

    Stocks mostly rise but Europe weighed down by Brexit discord

    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:59 AM EST2018-11-15 06:59:08 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-11-15 15:40:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). A visitor walks in front of private stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Most Asian stock markets declined Thursday after Wall Street fell for a fifth day and B...(AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). A visitor walks in front of private stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Most Asian stock markets declined Thursday after Wall Street fell for a fifth day and B...
    Asian stocks higher after Wall Street falls for fifth day and British Cabinet endorses Brexit deal.
    Asian stocks higher after Wall Street falls for fifth day and British Cabinet endorses Brexit deal.
  • Study: Chinese to account for half of luxury sales by 2025

    Study: Chinese to account for half of luxury sales by 2025

    Thursday, November 15 2018 5:39 AM EST2018-11-15 10:39:20 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-11-15 15:30:24 GMT
    Chinese consumers remain the focus of luxury producers, as a new study by Bain consultancy shows they will fuel nearly half of global high-end sales by 2025.
    Chinese consumers remain the focus of luxury producers, as a new study by Bain consultancy shows they will fuel nearly half of global high-end sales by 2025.
  • Stung by Amazon's rejection, cities look on the bright side

    Stung by Amazon's rejection, cities look on the bright side

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:40 PM EST2018-11-14 22:40:06 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-11-15 15:30:16 GMT
    The 18 North American cities that were not picked by Amazon for its new headquarters are bearing the rejection with a mix of reflection, disappointment and some optimism.
    The 18 North American cities that were not picked by Amazon for its new headquarters are bearing the rejection with a mix of reflection, disappointment and some optimism.
  • City votes to impose restrictive rules on short-term rentals

    City votes to impose restrictive rules on short-term rentals

    Thursday, November 15 2018 9:59 AM EST2018-11-15 14:59:20 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:02 AM EST2018-11-15 15:02:26 GMT
    The Washington city council has voted to impose tight limits on Airbnb and other short-term rental companies.
    The Washington city council has voted to impose tight limits on Airbnb and other short-term rental companies.
  • Japan's SoftBank invests in US office space-sharing WeWork

    Japan's SoftBank invests in US office space-sharing WeWork

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:29 PM EST2018-11-15 03:29:33 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 9:09 AM EST2018-11-15 14:09:33 GMT
    American office space-sharing company WeWork says it has gotten $3 billion in funding from Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp.
    American office space-sharing company WeWork says it has gotten $3 billion in funding from Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp.
  • Hearing reveals chilling details of fatal Southwest flight

    Hearing reveals chilling details of fatal Southwest flight

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 11:49 AM EST2018-11-14 16:49:05 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:40 AM EST2018-11-15 13:40:46 GMT
    Federal safety board hearing into deadly Southwest Airlines flight will focus on jet-engine fan blades.
    Federal safety board hearing into deadly Southwest Airlines flight will focus on jet-engine fan blades.
  • France seizes jet at takeoff after Ryanair doesn't pay bill

    France seizes jet at takeoff after Ryanair doesn't pay bill

    Friday, November 9 2018 8:47 AM EST2018-11-09 13:47:46 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:14 AM EST2018-11-15 13:14:32 GMT
    French authorities have seized a Ryanair plane and forced 149 passengers to disembark because of a dispute over subsidies to the Irish airline.
    French authorities have seized a Ryanair plane and forced 149 passengers to disembark because of a dispute over subsidies to the Irish airline.
  • No accounting for these tastes: Artificial flavors a mystery

    No accounting for these tastes: Artificial flavors a mystery

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-11-13 16:38:46 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-11-15 13:01:56 GMT
    Food companies have been ordered to remove six "artificial flavors" from their products.
    Food companies have been ordered to remove six "artificial flavors" from their products.
  • PG&E says it contacted resident about shut-off power line

    PG&E says it contacted resident about shut-off power line

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:59 PM EST2018-11-14 21:59:23 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:29 AM EST2018-11-15 12:29:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martha Mendoza). The Gold Nugget Museum, which was totally demolished by the Camp Fire, is shown in Paradise, Calif., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. A lawsuit was filed Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, over a wildfire in Northern California, where at least...(AP Photo/Martha Mendoza). The Gold Nugget Museum, which was totally demolished by the Camp Fire, is shown in Paradise, Calif., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. A lawsuit was filed Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, over a wildfire in Northern California, where at least...
    A utility accused in a lawsuit of igniting California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire says it contacted a customer about a power line on her property.
    A utility accused in a lawsuit of igniting California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire says it contacted a customer about a power line on her property.
  • After intense wrangling, UK backs a Brexit deal. Now what?

    After intense wrangling, UK backs a Brexit deal. Now what?

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:48 PM EST2018-11-14 20:48:45 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:54 AM EST2018-11-15 08:54:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech outside 10 Downing Street in London, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says Cabinet agrees draft Brexit deal with European Union after 'impassione...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech outside 10 Downing Street in London, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says Cabinet agrees draft Brexit deal with European Union after 'impassione...
    Like white smoke from the Vatican announcing a new pope, the signal from Britain's Cabinet table says: We have a decision.
    Like white smoke from the Vatican announcing a new pope, the signal from Britain's Cabinet table says: We have a decision.
  • May wins Cabinet backing for Brexit deal but pitfalls remain

    May wins Cabinet backing for Brexit deal but pitfalls remain

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:38 AM EST2018-11-14 08:38:28 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:54 AM EST2018-11-15 08:54:27 GMT
    (Victoria Jones/PA via AP). Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab, leaves after a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Negotiators from Britain and the European Union have struck a p...(Victoria Jones/PA via AP). Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab, leaves after a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Negotiators from Britain and the European Union have struck a p...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face her divided Cabinet in a bid to win support for a draft Brexit deal with the European Union.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face her divided Cabinet in a bid to win support for a draft Brexit deal with the European Union.
  • Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020

    Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:39 PM EST2018-11-15 03:39:29 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:59 AM EST2018-11-15 06:59:42 GMT
    Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020.
    Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020.
  • Asian stocks lower after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval

    Asian stocks lower after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-11-14 15:28:36 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:53 AM EST2018-11-15 06:53:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo specialist Mario Picone, center, works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Nov. 14.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo specialist Mario Picone, center, works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Nov. 14.
    Energy companies are leading U.S. stocks broadly higher in early trading, wiping out some of the market's losses from a day earlier.
    Energy companies are leading U.S. stocks broadly higher in early trading, wiping out some of the market's losses from a day earlier.
  • Volkswagen to devote 3 German plants to electric car push

    Volkswagen to devote 3 German plants to electric car push

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:48 PM EST2018-11-14 17:48:40 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:30 AM EST2018-11-15 06:30:41 GMT
    German automaker Volkswagen says it will convert three factories in Germany to manufacture electric cars, getting ready to ramp up production of zero-local emission cars ahead of tougher European emissions standards.
    German automaker Volkswagen says it will convert three factories in Germany to manufacture electric cars, getting ready to ramp up production of zero-local emission cars ahead of tougher European emissions standards.
  • Dozens plead with Trump administration to keep air rules

    Dozens plead with Trump administration to keep air rules

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:39 PM EST2018-11-14 21:39:16 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:40 PM EST2018-11-15 03:40:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE - In this March 25, 2014 file photo, a worker adjusts hoses during a hydraulic fracturing operation at a gas well, near Mead, Colorado. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is holding its only public hearing o...(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE - In this March 25, 2014 file photo, a worker adjusts hoses during a hydraulic fracturing operation at a gas well, near Mead, Colorado. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is holding its only public hearing o...
    People who live near oil and gas wells are pleading with the Environmental Protection Agency not to roll back Obama-era rules for methane pollution, while industry representatives say the proposed changes should go...
    People who live near oil and gas wells are pleading with the Environmental Protection Agency not to roll back Obama-era rules for methane pollution, while industry representatives say the proposed changes should go further.
  • California's PG&E rocked as wildfire liability concerns rise

    California's PG&E rocked as wildfire liability concerns rise

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:39 PM EST2018-11-14 20:39:19 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:19 PM EST2018-11-15 03:19:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). The California state Capitol is viewed through the smoke from the Camp Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Smoke from the Camp Fire, which has been burning since last Thursday nearly 90 miles north of Sacram...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). The California state Capitol is viewed through the smoke from the Camp Fire, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Smoke from the Camp Fire, which has been burning since last Thursday nearly 90 miles north of Sacram...
    PG&E's stock has lost more than 20 percent of its value Wednesday after the utility said it does not have nearly enough insurance coverage if it is found liable for a Northern California wildfire.
    PG&E's stock has lost more than 20 percent of its value Wednesday after the utility said it does not have nearly enough insurance coverage if it is found liable for a Northern California wildfire.
  • Powell sees potential threats from global slowdown

    Powell sees potential threats from global slowdown

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-11-15 00:40:31 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:20 PM EST2018-11-15 02:20:10 GMT
    Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. economy is performing well but he's eyeing potential risks ahead.
    Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. economy is performing well but he's eyeing potential risks ahead.
  • Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya 'without excuse'

    Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya 'without excuse'

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:38 AM EST2018-11-14 07:38:36 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:02 PM EST2018-11-15 02:02:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, Pool). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Singapore, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Pence is Singapore to attend the 33rd ASEAN summit.(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, Pool). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Singapore, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Pence is Singapore to attend the 33rd ASEAN summit.
    US Vice President Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya was 'without excuse,' but Suu Kyi rebuffs criticism.
    US Vice President Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya was 'without excuse,' but Suu Kyi rebuffs criticism.
  • Facebook ends forced arbitration of sexual misconduct claims

    Facebook ends forced arbitration of sexual misconduct claims

    Friday, November 9 2018 9:18 PM EST2018-11-10 02:18:02 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:33 PM EST2018-11-15 01:33:13 GMT
    Facebook is dropping a requirement for mandatory arbitration of sexual misconduct allegations.
    Facebook is dropping a requirement for mandatory arbitration of sexual misconduct allegations.
  • A look at what's in Amazon's new deal with Virginia

    A look at what's in Amazon's new deal with Virginia

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:58 PM EST2018-11-15 00:58:54 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:29 PM EST2018-11-15 01:29:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, center, flanked by Virginia Commerce Secretary Brian Ball, left, and Amazon's Vice President of Public Policy Brian Huseman, listen during a news conference in the Crystal City neighborhood of Arling...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, center, flanked by Virginia Commerce Secretary Brian Ball, left, and Amazon's Vice President of Public Policy Brian Huseman, listen during a news conference in the Crystal City neighborhood of Arling...
    Amazon's announcement that it plans to put at least 25,000 highly paid new workers in a new Arlington headquarters is no ordinary economic development deal. Likewise, the incentive package that comes with it is...
    Amazon's announcement that it plans to put at least 25,000 highly paid new workers in a new Arlington headquarters is no ordinary economic development deal. Likewise, the incentive package that comes with it is unlike any Virginia has ever offered.
  • Southeast Asian-centered trade deal set for further delays

    Southeast Asian-centered trade deal set for further delays

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:31 PM EST2018-11-14 03:31:26 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:10 PM EST2018-11-15 01:10:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Chinese Premier Li Keqiang smiles as he glances at ASEAN leaders after delivering his statement at the ASEAN Plus China Summit in the ongoing 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Singapore. China'...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Chinese Premier Li Keqiang smiles as he glances at ASEAN leaders after delivering his statement at the ASEAN Plus China Summit in the ongoing 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Singapore. China'...
    Southeast Asian leaders and China are touting progress in keeping peace in the contentious South China Sea as they work toward a "code of conduct" in the region.
    Southeast Asian leaders and China are touting progress in keeping peace in the contentious South China Sea as they work toward a "code of conduct" in the region.
  • Ukraine's Hungarian minority threatened by new education law

    Ukraine's Hungarian minority threatened by new education law

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:48 AM EST2018-11-14 09:48:38 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:43 PM EST2018-11-15 00:43:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Laszlo Balogh). In this Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 photograph, children attend class at the Velyka Dobron High School in Velyka Dobron, Ukraine. A new education law that could practically eliminate the use of Hungarian and other minority languages...(AP Photo/Laszlo Balogh). In this Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 photograph, children attend class at the Velyka Dobron High School in Velyka Dobron, Ukraine. A new education law that could practically eliminate the use of Hungarian and other minority languages...
    The Hungarian minority in western Ukraine is distressed by parts of new education law that could eliminate the use of minority languages in schools after the 4th grade.
    The Hungarian minority in western Ukraine is distressed by parts of new education law that could eliminate the use of minority languages in schools after the 4th grade.
  • EU trade chief says hit list of US products being developed

    EU trade chief says hit list of US products being developed

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-11-14 22:58:48 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:39 PM EST2018-11-15 00:39:53 GMT
    EU trade chief says target list of US products being prepared if Trump imposes auto tariffs.
    EU trade chief says target list of US products being prepared if Trump imposes auto tariffs.
  • Incentives to Amazon could top $2.8 billion in NYC

    Incentives to Amazon could top $2.8 billion in NYC

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-11-14 22:18:49 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:19 PM EST2018-11-15 00:19:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). New York City Councillor Jimmy Van Bramer, center, speaks during a coalition rally and press conference of elected officials, community organizations and unions opposing Amazon headquarters getting subsidies to locate in the...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). New York City Councillor Jimmy Van Bramer, center, speaks during a coalition rally and press conference of elected officials, community organizations and unions opposing Amazon headquarters getting subsidies to locate in the...
    New York City and state officials are offering Amazon nearly $3 billion in grants and tax breaks to locate one of its new headquarters in the Long Island City section of Queens.
    New York City and state officials are offering Amazon nearly $3 billion in grants and tax breaks to locate one of its new headquarters in the Long Island City section of Queens.
  • From Audible to Whole Foods: A look at Amazon's empire

    From Audible to Whole Foods: A look at Amazon's empire

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:58 AM EST2018-11-13 12:58:50 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:26 PM EST2018-11-14 23:26:44 GMT
    Whether you've bought shoes at Zappos, picked up milk at Whole Foods or listened to an audiobook on Audible, you've been caught up in Amazon's growing web of businesses.
    Whether you've bought shoes at Zappos, picked up milk at Whole Foods or listened to an audiobook on Audible, you've been caught up in Amazon's growing web of businesses.
  • US government: 3 SKorean firms to pay $236M in bid-rig plot

    US government: 3 SKorean firms to pay $236M in bid-rig plot

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:28 PM EST2018-11-14 19:28:57 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-11-14 23:23:42 GMT
    The Justice Department says three South Korean companies have agreed to pay $236 million to settle allegations they were part of a bid-rigging scheme that overcharged the U.S. military for fuel at bases in South...
    The Justice Department says three South Korean companies have agreed to pay $236 million to settle allegations they were part of a bid-rigging scheme that overcharged the U.S. military for fuel at bases in South Korea.
  • Uber loss grows in 3Q; company says it's investing in future

    Uber loss grows in 3Q; company says it's investing in future

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-11-14 22:28:48 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:18 PM EST2018-11-14 23:18:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber's net loss widened by $177 million in the third quarter as the ride-hailing giant continued to invest ahead of a planned public st...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber's net loss widened by $177 million in the third quarter as the ride-hailing giant continued to invest ahead of a planned public st...
    Uber's net loss widened by $177 million in the third quarter as the ride-hailing giant continued to invest ahead of a planned public stock offering next year.
    Uber's net loss widened by $177 million in the third quarter as the ride-hailing giant continued to invest ahead of a planned public stock offering next year.
  • Spain considers ban on sale of gas and diesel cars by 2040

    Spain considers ban on sale of gas and diesel cars by 2040

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:09 PM EST2018-11-13 17:09:31 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:53 PM EST2018-11-14 21:53:54 GMT
    Spain's government is eyeing ambitious steps to tackle climate change, including a ban on the sale of gas and diesel cars from 2040.
    Spain's government is eyeing ambitious steps to tackle climate change, including a ban on the sale of gas and diesel cars from 2040.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers owner selling Detroit casino in $1B deal

    Cleveland Cavaliers owner selling Detroit casino in $1B deal

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:18 AM EST2018-11-14 12:18:55 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-11-14 21:29:50 GMT
    Businessman and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has reached an agreement to sell Greektown Casino-Hotel in downtown Detroit for $1 billion.
    Businessman and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has reached an agreement to sell Greektown Casino-Hotel in downtown Detroit for $1 billion.
  • Google bows to worker pressure on sexual misconduct policy

    Google bows to worker pressure on sexual misconduct policy

    Thursday, November 8 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-11-08 16:17:53 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:03 PM EST2018-11-14 21:03:55 GMT
    Google makes series of concessions on sexual misconduct policies to placate thousands of workers who protested company's handling of past complaints.
    Google makes series of concessions on sexual misconduct policies to placate thousands of workers who protested company's handling of past complaints.
  • US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October

    US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:38 AM EST2018-11-14 13:38:47 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:40 PM EST2018-11-14 20:40:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). FILE- In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo a long line of unsold 2018 124 convertibles is shown at a Fiat dealership in Highlands Ranch, Colo. On Wednesday, Nov. 14, the Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for Oct...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). FILE- In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo a long line of unsold 2018 124 convertibles is shown at a Fiat dealership in Highlands Ranch, Colo. On Wednesday, Nov. 14, the Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for Oct...
    US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October; led by higher prices for gasoline, housing and used autos.
    US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October; led by higher prices for gasoline, housing and used autos.
  • Postal Service's red ink for 12th year as letter mail drops

    Postal Service's red ink for 12th year as letter mail drops

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-14 15:19:00 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:40 PM EST2018-11-14 20:40:08 GMT
    The U.S. Postal Service is reporting a financial loss for the 12th straight year, citing declining mail volume as well as the costs of its pension and health care obligations.
    The U.S. Postal Service is reporting a financial loss for the 12th straight year, citing declining mail volume as well as the costs of its pension and health care obligations.
  • New allegations that Colombia prosecutor covered up bribes

    New allegations that Colombia prosecutor covered up bribes

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:58 PM EST2018-11-14 18:58:42 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:13 PM EST2018-11-14 20:13:19 GMT
    A dramatic recording from beyond the grave has led to allegations that Colombia's chief prosecutor tried to cover up bribery payments that were part of Latin America's biggest corruption scandal, prompting calls...
    A dramatic recording from beyond the grave has led to allegations that Colombia's chief prosecutor tried to cover up bribery payments that were part of Latin America's biggest corruption scandal, prompting calls for his resignation.
  • Pilots says Boeing didn't disclose jet's new control feature

    Pilots says Boeing didn't disclose jet's new control feature

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:08 PM EST2018-11-13 21:08:47 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 2:09 PM EST2018-11-14 19:09:46 GMT
    Pilots say Boeing didn't tell them about features of a new flight-control system that reportedly is part of investigation into deadly crash.
    Pilots say Boeing didn't tell them about features of a new flight-control system that reportedly is part of investigation into deadly crash.
  • Macy's charges into the holiday shopping season like a boss

    Macy's charges into the holiday shopping season like a boss

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:28 AM EST2018-11-14 13:28:38 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:39 PM EST2018-11-14 18:39:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, traffic makes it's way past the Macy's flagship store in New York. Macy's Inc. reports earnings Wednesday, Nov. 14.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, traffic makes it's way past the Macy's flagship store in New York. Macy's Inc. reports earnings Wednesday, Nov. 14.
    Macy's is hitting on all cylinders heading into the holiday season with growth online and in stores.
    Macy's is hitting on all cylinders heading into the holiday season with growth online and in stores.
  • German economy shrinks for the first time since early 2015

    German economy shrinks for the first time since early 2015

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-11-14 11:48:42 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:19 PM EST2018-11-14 18:19:55 GMT
    Germany's gross domestic product shrank in the third quarter of 2018, the first quarter-on-quarter decline since early 2015 that analysts said should be a wake-up call for Europe's largest economy.
    Germany's gross domestic product shrank in the third quarter of 2018, the first quarter-on-quarter decline since early 2015 that analysts said should be a wake-up call for Europe's largest economy.
  • Mass survey shows Germans are clinging to their cars

    Mass survey shows Germans are clinging to their cars

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-11-14 15:08:37 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:59 PM EST2018-11-14 17:59:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE - In this March 8, 2018 file photo photo Volkswagen cars are pictured during a final quality control at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany.  Germany's gross domestic product shrank in the third quarter of 201...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE - In this March 8, 2018 file photo photo Volkswagen cars are pictured during a final quality control at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany. Germany's gross domestic product shrank in the third quarter of 201...
    Germany remains a nation of auto lovers, with use of car-sharing services, bikes and public transport on the rise mainly in large cities.
    Germany remains a nation of auto lovers, with use of car-sharing services, bikes and public transport on the rise mainly in large cities.
  • AP Interview: US VP's wife champions art therapy in Japan

    AP Interview: US VP's wife champions art therapy in Japan

    Monday, November 12 2018 11:59 PM EST2018-11-13 04:59:49 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:12 PM EST2018-11-14 17:12:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Second lady of the United States Karen Pence speaks during an interview with the Associated Press at the residence of U.S ambassador to Japan in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). Second lady of the United States Karen Pence speaks during an interview with the Associated Press at the residence of U.S ambassador to Japan in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.
    Karen Pence, the vice president's wife, has announced a $54,000 grant at a Japanese university for studying art therapy, a little-known mental health profession she has chosen as her cause under the Trump...
    Karen Pence, the vice president's wife, has announced a $54,000 grant at a Japanese university for studying art therapy, a little-known mental health profession she has chosen as her cause under the Trump administration.
  • US energy secretary In Prague to lobby for nuclear industry

    US energy secretary In Prague to lobby for nuclear industry

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 11:18 AM EST2018-11-14 16:18:46 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:10 PM EST2018-11-14 17:10:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). U. S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry addresses media during a press conference at the government headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). U. S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry addresses media during a press conference at the government headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.
    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has been lobbying in Prague for the U.S. civil nuclear industry as the most suitable to develop the Czech nuclear program.
    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has been lobbying in Prague for the U.S. civil nuclear industry as the most suitable to develop the Czech nuclear program.
  • Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New Guinea

    Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New Guinea

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:31 PM EST2018-11-14 03:31:24 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:44 AM EST2018-11-14 15:44:00 GMT
    After three decades of promoting free trade as a panacea to poverty, the APEC grouping of nations that includes the U.S. and China is holding its lavish annual leaders meeting in the country that can least afford it.
    After three decades of promoting free trade as a panacea to poverty, the APEC grouping of nations that includes the U.S. and China is holding its lavish annual leaders meeting in the country that can least afford it.
  • Italy faces higher borrowing costs, sanctions on budget

    Italy faces higher borrowing costs, sanctions on budget

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:08 AM EST2018-11-14 13:08:34 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-11-14 15:28:54 GMT
    Italy's borrowing costs have soared after the populist government resubmitted its draft budget without the sort of significant changes sought by the European Commission.
    Italy's borrowing costs have soared after the populist government resubmitted its draft budget without the sort of significant changes sought by the European Commission.
  • Energy agency: Global oil supply jumps, sending prices lower

    Energy agency: Global oil supply jumps, sending prices lower

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:08 AM EST2018-11-14 10:08:35 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:09 AM EST2018-11-14 15:09:20 GMT
    The International Energy Agency says global oil supplies are growing rapidly as Saudi Arabia, the United States and Russia pump oil at a record pace in response to fears of higher prices due to U.S. sanctions on Iran.
    The International Energy Agency says global oil supplies are growing rapidly as Saudi Arabia, the United States and Russia pump oil at a record pace in response to fears of higher prices due to U.S. sanctions on Iran.
  • CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

    CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:58 AM EST2018-11-13 14:58:37 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-11-14 14:48:53 GMT
    CNN is suing the Trump administration, demanding that correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass to cover the White House be returned.
    CNN is suing the Trump administration, demanding that correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass to cover the White House be returned.
  • Amazon's NYC home in 'opportunity zone' for Trump tax break

    Amazon's NYC home in 'opportunity zone' for Trump tax break

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:38 AM EST2018-11-14 06:38:25 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:42 AM EST2018-11-14 14:42:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). A former dock facility is shown with old transfer bridges, with "Long Island" painted in large letters at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Amazon announ...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). A former dock facility is shown with old transfer bridges, with "Long Island" painted in large letters at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Amazon announ...
    Amazon's new home in New York City is in an 'opportunity zone' offering developers a big tax break. But is it deserved?.
    Amazon's new home in New York City is in an 'opportunity zone' offering developers a big tax break. But is it deserved?.
  • Greek civil servants walk off job in 24-hour strike

    Greek civil servants walk off job in 24-hour strike

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:28 AM EST2018-11-14 10:28:31 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:49 AM EST2018-11-14 13:49:17 GMT
    Civil servants in Greece have walked off the job in a 24-hour strike to protest austerity measures, demanding wage and pension increases and the abolition of all legislation imposed as part of the country's...
    Civil servants in Greece have walked off the job in a 24-hour strike to protest austerity measures, demanding wage and pension increases and the abolition of all legislation imposed as part of the country's international bailouts.
  • Danish shipper: US-China trade war hits container trade

    Danish shipper: US-China trade war hits container trade

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:09 AM EST2018-11-14 12:09:08 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:28 AM EST2018-11-14 13:28:43 GMT
    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business.
    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business.
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