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  • Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

    Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:20:41 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:20:42 GMT
    Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a small, Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane.
    Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a small, Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane.
  • Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

    Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-06-18 10:30:00 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:10:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, steam rises in the air from the brown coal power plant Schwarze Pumpe in the Lusatia, (Lausitz) area in Germany.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, steam rises in the air from the brown coal power plant Schwarze Pumpe in the Lusatia, (Lausitz) area in Germany.
    Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change.
    Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change.
  • Builder optimism fades with potential trade war looming

    Builder optimism fades with potential trade war looming

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:10:22 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:10:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo, a worker installs vinyl siding on a new home in Auburn, N.H. On Monday, June 18, the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo releases its June index of builder sentiment.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo, a worker installs vinyl siding on a new home in Auburn, N.H. On Monday, June 18, the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo releases its June index of builder sentiment.
    U.S. homebuilders lower confidence about sales prospects on lumber cost, tariff concerns.
    U.S. homebuilders lower confidence about sales prospects on lumber cost, tariff concerns.
  • Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

    Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:38:32 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Elizabeth Holmes, founder and CEO of Theranos, speaks at the Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco. Federal prosecutors said Friday, June 15, 2018, they have indicted Holmes on crimin...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Elizabeth Holmes, founder and CEO of Theranos, speaks at the Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco. Federal prosecutors said Friday, June 15, 2018, they have indicted Holmes on crimin...
    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges.
    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges.
  • Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:00:56 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:48 GMT
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.
  • AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

    AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:38:04 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...
    AT&T and Time Warner have completed their merger, one of the biggest media deals ever, just two days after a federal judge approved the combination over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt...
    AT&T and Time Warner have completed their merger, one of the biggest media deals ever, just two days after a federal judge approved the combination over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt consumers.
  • Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

    Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:10:13 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:43 GMT
    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century.
    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century.
  • Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

    Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:28:04 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:40 GMT
    U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.
    U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.
  • North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

    North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:08:51 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.
  • Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

    Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:48:26 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:34 GMT
    A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.
    A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.
  • Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

    Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:57:58 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:04:32 GMT
    Google barely pushed up the percentage of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year.
    Google barely pushed up the percentage of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year.
  • In DC primary, minimum wage is the main topic of discussion

    In DC primary, minimum wage is the main topic of discussion

    Monday, June 18 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-06-18 05:19:58 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:03:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, March 6, 2018, file photo, the sun peaks over the horizon next to the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial at daybreak along the Potomac River in Washington. Washington's primary is on Tuesday,...(AP Photo/J. David Ake, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, March 6, 2018, file photo, the sun peaks over the horizon next to the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial at daybreak along the Potomac River in Washington. Washington's primary is on Tuesday,...
    The mayor and congressional delegate may top the ballot in Washington D.C.'s primary on Tuesday, but the real drama for voters has to do with waiters, waitresses, bartenders and busboys.
    The mayor and congressional delegate may top the ballot in Washington D.C.'s primary on Tuesday, but the real drama for voters has to do with waiters, waitresses, bartenders and busboys.
  • Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

    Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:20:01 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:02:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE - In this Thursday, May 3, 2018 file photo, Rupert Stadler, CEO of Audi AG, attends the shareholders' meeting of the Volkswagen stock company in Berlin, Germany. German prosecutors say they have expanded their probe ...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE - In this Thursday, May 3, 2018 file photo, Rupert Stadler, CEO of Audi AG, attends the shareholders' meeting of the Volkswagen stock company in Berlin, Germany. German prosecutors say they have expanded their probe ...
    German authorities have detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into manipulation of emissions controls.
    German authorities have detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into manipulation of emissions controls.
  • NIH ends alcohol study, citing funding, credibility problems

    NIH ends alcohol study, citing funding, credibility problems

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:18:49 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:02:01 GMT
    The National Institutes of Health is shutting down a study that was supposed to show if a single drink a day could prevent heart attacks, citing ethical problems.
    The National Institutes of Health is shutting down a study that was supposed to show if a single drink a day could prevent heart attacks, citing ethical problems.
  • Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

    Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:08:16 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:01:56 GMT
    Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers.
    Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers.
  • Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com

    Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:09 AM EDT2018-06-18 08:09:57 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:00:22 GMT
    Google says it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets.
    Google says it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets.
  • EU extends sanctions against Russia for a year over Crimea

    EU extends sanctions against Russia for a year over Crimea

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:20:05 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:00:21 GMT
    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula in 2014.
    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula in 2014.
  • Global stock indexes decline as investors focus on trade

    Global stock indexes decline as investors focus on trade

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:40:08 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:00:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader talks on his phone before the start of trading at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 18.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader talks on his phone before the start of trading at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 18.
    Health care companies, consumer products makers and technology companies decline as US stock indexes follow global markets lower.
    Health care companies, consumer products makers and technology companies decline as US stock indexes follow global markets lower.
  • 'Incredibles 2' crushes animation record with $180 million

    'Incredibles 2' crushes animation record with $180 million

    Sunday, June 17 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-06-17 15:29:34 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:00:12 GMT
    (Disney/Pixar via AP). This image released by Disney Pixar shows a scene from "Incredibles 2," in theaters on June 15.(Disney/Pixar via AP). This image released by Disney Pixar shows a scene from "Incredibles 2," in theaters on June 15.
    Disney and Pixar's "Incredibles 2" has broken the record for the best animated opening of all time and the biggest for a PG-rated film.
    Disney and Pixar's "Incredibles 2" has broken the record for the best animated opening of all time and the biggest for a PG-rated film.
  • EU trade commissioner says trade liberalization has momentum

    EU trade commissioner says trade liberalization has momentum

    Monday, June 18 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-06-18 05:29:53 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:00:08 GMT
    European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says trade liberalization continues to have global momentum despite recent U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
    European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says trade liberalization continues to have global momentum despite recent U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
  • Abbas aide slams reported US plans to raise funds for Gaza

    Abbas aide slams reported US plans to raise funds for Gaza

    Monday, June 18 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:30:07 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:41:54 GMT
    Palestinian official condemns reported Trump administration plan to secure Gulf funding for major economic projects in blockaded, impoverished Gaza.
    Palestinian official condemns reported Trump administration plan to secure Gulf funding for major economic projects in blockaded, impoverished Gaza.
  • World stocks slide over trade tensions, German politics

    World stocks slide over trade tensions, German politics

    Sunday, June 17 2018 11:59 PM EDT2018-06-18 03:59:54 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:20:54 GMT
    Asian markets are mostly lower as the U.S. and China made moves to put tough tariffs in motion, setting off fears of trade tensions.
    Asian markets are mostly lower as the U.S. and China made moves to put tough tariffs in motion, setting off fears of trade tensions.
  • 3 money tasks you shouldn't tackle on your own

    3 money tasks you shouldn't tackle on your own

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:10:06 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:10:43 GMT
    (NerdWallet via AP, File). FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com.(NerdWallet via AP, File). FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com.
    Hiring a financial expert may ultimately save you a bundle.
    Hiring a financial expert may ultimately save you a bundle.
  • Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

    Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

    Sunday, June 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-06-17 04:19:18 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:01:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Bill Ford Jr., Ford Motor Company Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board, poses in the Michigan Central Station in Detroit. Ford Motor Co. is embarking on a 4-year renovation of the 1...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Bill Ford Jr., Ford Motor Company Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board, poses in the Michigan Central Station in Detroit. Ford Motor Co. is embarking on a 4-year renovation of the 1...
    Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.
    Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.
  • Import now to beat tariffs on goods from China? It will cost

    Import now to beat tariffs on goods from China? It will cost

    Saturday, June 16 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-06-16 17:19:44 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 8:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 12:10:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, tractor-trailer trucks move cargo in shipping containers out of the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. President Donald Trump announced Friday, June 15, 2018, that starting nex...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, tractor-trailer trucks move cargo in shipping containers out of the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. President Donald Trump announced Friday, June 15, 2018, that starting nex...
    Companies might pay a premium to import certain goods from China before new tariffs kick.
    Companies might pay a premium to import certain goods from China before new tariffs kick.
  • China hikes tariffs on US soybeans, electric cars, fish

    China hikes tariffs on US soybeans, electric cars, fish

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:18:12 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 10:00:42 GMT
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
  • How Fox's businesses would match up with Disney and Comcast

    How Fox's businesses would match up with Disney and Comcast

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:37:30 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:53:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo shows the Twenty-First Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building in New York.  The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twen...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo shows the Twenty-First Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building in New York. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twen...
    The battle over Fox's assets between Comcast and Disney is heating up as the media landscape changes and content distributors aim to be more involved in content creation.
    The battle over Fox's assets between Comcast and Disney is heating up as the media landscape changes and content distributors aim to be more involved in content creation.
  • Trump to nominate OMB official to lead consumer watchdog

    Trump to nominate OMB official to lead consumer watchdog

    Saturday, June 16 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-06-16 23:19:28 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:20:50 GMT
    Trump intends to nominate OMB associate director Kathy Kraninger to lead government's consumer watchdog agency.
    Trump intends to nominate OMB associate director Kathy Kraninger to lead government's consumer watchdog agency.
  • A trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

    A trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:38:04 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-06-18 08:50:09 GMT
    (Thomas Peter/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump China's President Xi Jinping arrive for the state dinner with the first ladies at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. Trump is clos...(Thomas Peter/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump China's President Xi Jinping arrive for the state dinner with the first ladies at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. Trump is clos...
    President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
    President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
  • Spacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras for arriving ships

    Spacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras for arriving ships

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:17:45 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:31:27 GMT
    Spacewalking astronauts are setting up TVs for new crew capsules set to arrive in coming months.
    Spacewalking astronauts are setting up TVs for new crew capsules set to arrive in coming months.
  • Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World Cup award

    Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World Cup award

    Sunday, June 17 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-06-17 21:09:55 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:20:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). Egypt goalkeeper Mohamed Elshenawy clears the ball during the group A match between Egypt and Uruguay at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). Egypt goalkeeper Mohamed Elshenawy clears the ball during the group A match between Egypt and Uruguay at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018.
    Voted man of the match, Egypt goalkeeper declines trophy sponsored by Budweiser on religious grounds.
    Voted man of the match, Egypt goalkeeper declines trophy sponsored by Budweiser on religious grounds.
  • American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit

    American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit

    Saturday, June 16 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-06-16 18:29:02 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 04:00:14 GMT
    American Airlines has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major U.S. airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares.
    American Airlines has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major U.S. airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares.
  • Clothing maker Perry Ellis to go private in $437M buyout

    Clothing maker Perry Ellis to go private in $437M buyout

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-06-16 16:58:57 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-06-17 21:10:37 GMT
    Perry Ellis International says its founder George Feldenkreis is buying shares of the clothing company that he and his family don't already own and taking it private.
    Perry Ellis International says its founder George Feldenkreis is buying shares of the clothing company that he and his family don't already own and taking it private.
  • Why many Americans aren't benefiting from robust US economy

    Why many Americans aren't benefiting from robust US economy

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-06-15 16:22:05 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-06-17 14:02:59 GMT
    Gas prices, tepid pay, student debt, housing costs leave many left out of a robust US economy.
    Gas prices, tepid pay, student debt, housing costs leave many left out of a robust US economy.
  • Chinese insurance regulator admits guilt in graft case

    Chinese insurance regulator admits guilt in graft case

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:18:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-17 14:00:00 GMT
    China's former chief insurance regulator has pleaded guilty to taking bribes in exchange for helping people obtain loans, promotions and other favors.
    China's former chief insurance regulator has pleaded guilty to taking bribes in exchange for helping people obtain loans, promotions and other favors.
  • US stocks and bond yields dip amid trade worries

    US stocks and bond yields dip amid trade worries

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:18:45 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-06-17 02:49:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader talks on phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 15, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished wi...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader talks on phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 15, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished wi...
    Global stock markets are mostly lower as U.S. President Donald Trump's approval of a plan to impose tough tariffs on China renewed concerns about trade friction.
    Global stock markets are mostly lower as U.S. President Donald Trump's approval of a plan to impose tough tariffs on China renewed concerns about trade friction.
  • Apple announces multi-year content deal with Oprah Winfrey

    Apple announces multi-year content deal with Oprah Winfrey

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:28:48 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-06-16 23:42:30 GMT
    Apple says it has reached a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service.
    Apple says it has reached a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service.
  • Egypt increases fuel prices, as part of austerity measures

    Egypt increases fuel prices, as part of austerity measures

    Saturday, June 16 2018 5:08 AM EDT2018-06-16 09:08:45 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-06-16 18:49:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2017, file photo, taxi drivers chat as they refuel their vehicles at a gas station in Cairo, Egypt. Egypt announced Saturday, June 16, 2018 steep increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of th...(AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2017, file photo, taxi drivers chat as they refuel their vehicles at a gas station in Cairo, Egypt. Egypt announced Saturday, June 16, 2018 steep increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of th...
    Egypt's Ministry of Oil has announced steep increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of the country's economic reforms and austerity measures.
    Egypt's Ministry of Oil has announced steep increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of the country's economic reforms and austerity measures.
  • US industrial production fell 0.1 percent in May

    US industrial production fell 0.1 percent in May

    Friday, June 15 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:28:22 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-06-16 18:29:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File). FILE- In this March 16, 2018, file photo, workers build washing machines on the assembly line at the Samsung washing machine facility in Newberry, S.C. On Friday, June 15, the Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial pr...(AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File). FILE- In this March 16, 2018, file photo, workers build washing machines on the assembly line at the Samsung washing machine facility in Newberry, S.C. On Friday, June 15, the Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial pr...
    US industrial production slipped 0.1 percent in May, hurt by a major fire at truck parts supplier.
    US industrial production slipped 0.1 percent in May, hurt by a major fire at truck parts supplier.
  • The Latest: China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

    The Latest: China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 08:08:52 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-06-16 17:39:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, a ship to shore crane loads two shipping containers together onto a vessel at the Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China's government renewed its th...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, a ship to shore crane loads two shipping containers together onto a vessel at the Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China's government renewed its th...
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
  • Citigroup to pay $100M to settle rate manipulation charges

    Citigroup to pay $100M to settle rate manipulation charges

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:48:31 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-06-16 14:39:07 GMT
    Citigroup agrees to pay $100 million to settle interest rate manipulation allegations.
    Citigroup agrees to pay $100 million to settle interest rate manipulation allegations.
  • FDA clears 1st generic film strip of addiction drug Suboxone

    FDA clears 1st generic film strip of addiction drug Suboxone

    Thursday, June 14 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-06-14 22:58:00 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-06-16 08:01:09 GMT
    U.S. regulators approve 1st generic version of an under-the-tongue treatment for opioid addiction.
    U.S. regulators approve 1st generic version of an under-the-tongue treatment for opioid addiction.
  • How major US stock indexes fared Friday

    How major US stock indexes fared Friday

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:49:17 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:29:36 GMT
    U.S. stocks closed out a whirlwind week with a modest loss Friday as markets gauged how much to fret about the Trump administration's decision to step up the trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies.
    U.S. stocks closed out a whirlwind week with a modest loss Friday as markets gauged how much to fret about the Trump administration's decision to step up the trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies.
  • Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

    Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:38:24 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:14:38 GMT
    Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores.
    Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores.
  • UK lifts immigration cap for medical workers amid shortages

    UK lifts immigration cap for medical workers amid shortages

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:57:43 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:11:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski, file). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May looks on during a news conference with her Macedonian counterpart Zoran Zaev, not pictured, following their meeting at the government...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski, file). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May looks on during a news conference with her Macedonian counterpart Zoran Zaev, not pictured, following their meeting at the government...
    Britain says it will lift a cap on the number of visas granted to foreign doctors and nurses to help ease staff shortfalls in the National Health Service.
    Britain says it will lift a cap on the number of visas granted to foreign doctors and nurses to help ease staff shortfalls in the National Health Service.
  • China threatens tariffs on US lobsters as business booms

    China threatens tariffs on US lobsters as business booms

    Friday, June 15 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 21:38:37 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:01:08 GMT
    A set of retaliatory tariffs released by China includes a plan to tax American lobster exports, potentially jeopardizing one of the biggest markets for the premium seafood.
    A set of retaliatory tariffs released by China includes a plan to tax American lobster exports, potentially jeopardizing one of the biggest markets for the premium seafood.
  • Harvard, Asian-Americans group spar over data in bias case

    Harvard, Asian-Americans group spar over data in bias case

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:28:30 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:01:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). FILE-- In this March 7, 2017 file photograph, rowers pass the campus of Harvard University as they paddle down the Charles River in Cambridge, Mass.  Harvard and the group Students for Fair Admissions will file dueling analyse...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). FILE-- In this March 7, 2017 file photograph, rowers pass the campus of Harvard University as they paddle down the Charles River in Cambridge, Mass. Harvard and the group Students for Fair Admissions will file dueling analyse...
    An Asian-American group suing Harvard University says it has evidence of discrimination in the school's admissions process.
    An Asian-American group suing Harvard University says it has evidence of discrimination in the school's admissions process.
  • Markets Right Now: Trade tensions send US markets lower

    Markets Right Now: Trade tensions send US markets lower

    Friday, June 15 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:48:40 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-06-15 21:21:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, Vincent Pepe stands outside the New York Stock Exchange where he works in the Financial District in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, June 15.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, Vincent Pepe stands outside the New York Stock Exchange where he works in the Financial District in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, June 15.
    Stocks are opening lower after the US announced tariffs on $50 billion worth of imports from China.
    Stocks are opening lower after the US announced tariffs on $50 billion worth of imports from China.
  • In World Cup's shadow, layoffs and anger at Russian factory

    In World Cup's shadow, layoffs and anger at Russian factory

    Friday, June 15 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 11:48:21 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:05:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitriy Rogulin). The Red October factory buildings, right, are seen next to the new the World Cup stadium, left, on the banks of the Volga River in Volgograd, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018. Workers at the Red October steelworks in Volgograd ...(AP Photo/Dmitriy Rogulin). The Red October factory buildings, right, are seen next to the new the World Cup stadium, left, on the banks of the Volga River in Volgograd, Russia, Friday, June 15, 2018. Workers at the Red October steelworks in Volgograd ...
    Worker protests over pay cuts, layoffs and working conditions at the Red October steelworks are threatening to cloud Volgograd's first World Cup match.
    Worker protests over pay cuts, layoffs and working conditions at the Red October steelworks are threatening to cloud Volgograd's first World Cup match.
  • Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:07:32 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:52:04 GMT
    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement.
    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement.
  • Yelp shuts down teachers' account sharing student reviews

    Yelp shuts down teachers' account sharing student reviews

    Friday, June 15 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:28:36 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:35:55 GMT
    Yelp is shutting down accounts used by a Boston teacher to post rave restaurant reviews written by her third-grade students.
    Yelp is shutting down accounts used by a Boston teacher to post rave restaurant reviews written by her third-grade students.
  • New Mexico national forest says no to geothermal drilling

    New Mexico national forest says no to geothermal drilling

    Friday, June 15 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:18:30 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:18:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2010, file photo, the East Fork of the Jemez River cuts through Valles Caldera National Preserve, in N.M. Underground pockets of boiling water and steam that could have been tapped to produc...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2010, file photo, the East Fork of the Jemez River cuts through Valles Caldera National Preserve, in N.M. Underground pockets of boiling water and steam that could have been tapped to produc...
    Underground pockets of boiling water and steam that could have been tapped to produce electricity are now off limits as one national forest in northern New Mexico has said no to the prospect of geothermal development.
    Underground pockets of boiling water and steam that could have been tapped to produce electricity are now off limits as one national forest in northern New Mexico has said no to the prospect of geothermal development.
  • Boris Becker claims diplomatic immunity in UK bankruptcy

    Boris Becker claims diplomatic immunity in UK bankruptcy

    Friday, June 15 2018 5:39 AM EDT2018-06-15 09:39:40 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 18:41:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, FILE). FILE - This is a June 29, 2016, file photo showing Boris Becker at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London.  Lawyers for Becker claimed in Britain’s High Court late Thursday June 14, 2018, that Becker's role as a sport...(AP Photo/Ben Curtis, FILE). FILE - This is a June 29, 2016, file photo showing Boris Becker at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Lawyers for Becker claimed in Britain’s High Court late Thursday June 14, 2018, that Becker's role as a sport...
    Retired tennis star Boris Becker is claiming his role as a sports attache for the Central African Republic gives him diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy proceedings.
    Retired tennis star Boris Becker is claiming his role as a sports attache for the Central African Republic gives him diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy proceedings.
  • McDonald's to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

    McDonald's to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:08:24 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-06-15 18:29:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this May 24, 2018, file photo, plastic straws from a McDonald's restaurant are shown in Doral, Fla. McDonald’s said Friday, June 15, 2018 it will switch to paper straws at all its locations in the United Kingdom...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this May 24, 2018, file photo, plastic straws from a McDonald's restaurant are shown in Doral, Fla. McDonald’s said Friday, June 15, 2018 it will switch to paper straws at all its locations in the United Kingdom...
    McDonald's to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland, test an alternative to plastic in some U.S. restaurants later this year.
    McDonald's to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland, test an alternative to plastic in some U.S. restaurants later this year.
  • Kirin investigates if donations went to Myanmar's forces

    Kirin investigates if donations went to Myanmar's forces

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:18:16 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:49:04 GMT
    Japanese beer company Kirin is investigating whether any of its donations went to Myanmar's military, accused of brutal attacks against Rohingya Muslims.
    Japanese beer company Kirin is investigating whether any of its donations went to Myanmar's military, accused of brutal attacks against Rohingya Muslims.
  • Caesars workers in Las Vegas approve new contract deal

    Caesars workers in Las Vegas approve new contract deal

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:18:10 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:09:52 GMT
    Unionized workers at the casino-resorts operated by Caesars Entertainment in Las Vegas are deciding whether to approve their newly negotiated contract.
    Unionized workers at the casino-resorts operated by Caesars Entertainment in Las Vegas are deciding whether to approve their newly negotiated contract.
  • Family-owned Missoni sells 41.2 percent stake for expansion

    Family-owned Missoni sells 41.2 percent stake for expansion

    Friday, June 15 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-06-15 12:38:26 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 16:41:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Angela Missoni gestures during a press conference in Milan, Italy, Friday, June 15, 2018. The family-owned Missoni fashion house has announced that the Italian investment fund FSI will take a 41.2 percent stake to help expand the...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Angela Missoni gestures during a press conference in Milan, Italy, Friday, June 15, 2018. The family-owned Missoni fashion house has announced that the Italian investment fund FSI will take a 41.2 percent stake to help expand the...
    The family-owned Missoni fashion house has announced that the Italian investment fund FSI will take a 41.2 percent stake to help expand the business.
    The family-owned Missoni fashion house has announced that the Italian investment fund FSI will take a 41.2 percent stake to help expand the business.
  • Why many Americans aren't benefiting from robust US economy

    Why many Americans aren't benefiting from robust US economy

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-06-15 16:22:02 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-06-15 16:22:02 GMT
    Gas prices, tepid pay, student debt, housing costs leave many left out of a robust US economy.
    Gas prices, tepid pay, student debt, housing costs leave many left out of a robust US economy.
  • Judge considers public access to data about opioid shipments

    Judge considers public access to data about opioid shipments

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:58:16 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:54:05 GMT
    A federal judge overseeing hundreds of lawsuits by local governments is considering a request to make public information showing where prescription opioid painkillers have been shipped throughout the country.
    A federal judge overseeing hundreds of lawsuits by local governments is considering a request to make public information showing where prescription opioid painkillers have been shipped throughout the country.
  • Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors

    Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:18:14 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:54:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2017 file photo, the proprietor of a medical marijuana dispensary prepares his monthly tax payment, over $40,000 in cash, at his Los Angeles store.  A proposal in Congress to ease the federal ban on...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2017 file photo, the proprietor of a medical marijuana dispensary prepares his monthly tax payment, over $40,000 in cash, at his Los Angeles store. A proposal in Congress to ease the federal ban on...
    A proposal in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana could encourage more banks to do business with cannabis companies, but it appears to fall short of a comprehensive fix.
    A proposal in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana could encourage more banks to do business with cannabis companies, but it appears to fall short of a comprehensive fix.
  • Global stocks mostly lower as US plans tariffs on China

    Global stocks mostly lower as US plans tariffs on China

    Friday, June 15 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 07:18:09 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:49:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader talks on phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 15, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished wi...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader talks on phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 15, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished wi...
    Asian stock markets are mixed after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank's announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus.
    Asian stock markets are mixed after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank's announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus.
  • Speaker: Sports gambling unlikely to pass in NY this year

    Speaker: Sports gambling unlikely to pass in NY this year

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:28:16 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:42:23 GMT
    The speaker of the New York state Assembly says there isn't enough support to pass legislation authorizing sports wagering this year.
    The speaker of the New York state Assembly says there isn't enough support to pass legislation authorizing sports wagering this year.
  • Farmers in Trump country protest Pruitt's ethanol policies

    Farmers in Trump country protest Pruitt's ethanol policies

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:08:07 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:32:13 GMT
    Deep in the heart of Trump country, Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is being met with protests by farmers and ethanol producers concerned that he is undermining the industry with his strong...
    Deep in the heart of Trump country, Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is being met with protests by farmers and ethanol producers concerned that he is undermining the industry with his strong support of oil and gas.
  • The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:37 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:37:58 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:24:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...
    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger.
    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger.
  • The Latest: NY attorney general sues over Trump's foundation

    The Latest: NY attorney general sues over Trump's foundation

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:47:45 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:19:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - President Donald Trump holds up an executive order for border security and immigration enforcement improvements after signing the order during a visit to the Homeland Security Department headquarters in...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - President Donald Trump holds up an executive order for border security and immigration enforcement improvements after signing the order during a visit to the Homeland Security Department headquarters in...
    New York's attorney general says President Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign.
    New York's attorney general says President Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign.
  • The Latest: Activists say 2 killed by Syria shelling

    The Latest: Activists say 2 killed by Syria shelling

    Friday, June 15 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-06-15 06:28:11 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:03:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysian Muslims offer prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, June 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysian Muslims offer prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, June 15, 2018.
    Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is addressing the nation during Eid al-Fitr prayers.
    Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is addressing the nation during Eid al-Fitr prayers.
  • Rome mayor hopes to build new sports stadium despite scandal

    Rome mayor hopes to build new sports stadium despite scandal

    Friday, June 15 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:28:26 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:01:26 GMT
    Rome's mayor is hoping to go ahead with construction of a new sports stadium but says she will review the plans following a new corruption scandal.
    Rome's mayor is hoping to go ahead with construction of a new sports stadium but says she will review the plans following a new corruption scandal.
  • Trump accused in lawsuit of misusing charitable foundation

    Trump accused in lawsuit of misusing charitable foundation

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:07:49 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:01:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - President Donald Trump holds up an executive order for border security and immigration enforcement improvements after signing the order during a visit to the Homeland Security Department headquarters in...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - President Donald Trump holds up an executive order for border security and immigration enforcement improvements after signing the order during a visit to the Homeland Security Department headquarters in...
    New York's attorney general says President Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign.
    New York's attorney general says President Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign.
  • German government sets up Iran advice office for companies

    German government sets up Iran advice office for companies

    Friday, June 15 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 12:48:20 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-06-15 12:59:11 GMT
    The German government has set up a special office to advise companies worried about their business dealings with Iran amid fears they'll be targeted by U.S. sanctions.
    The German government has set up a special office to advise companies worried about their business dealings with Iran amid fears they'll be targeted by U.S. sanctions.
  • US: No sanctions relief before North Korea denuclearizes

    US: No sanctions relief before North Korea denuclearizes

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:38:02 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 5:09 AM EDT2018-06-15 09:09:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, left, listen to South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha during a joint press conference following their meeting at Foreign Ministry in ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, left, listen to South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha during a joint press conference following their meeting at Foreign Ministry in ...
    The United States and its Asian allies worked to paper over any semblance of disagreement over President Donald Trump's concession that the U.S. would halt military exercises with South Korea.
    The United States and its Asian allies worked to paper over any semblance of disagreement over President Donald Trump's concession that the U.S. would halt military exercises with South Korea.
  • Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

    Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:27:44 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-06-15 07:39:19 GMT
    A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport in minutes.
    A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport in minutes.
  • Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

    Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:38:21 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-06-15 07:29:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump is closing in on a decision to impose tariffs on Chinese goods, a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push to get rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons.
    President Donald Trump is closing in on a decision to impose tariffs on Chinese goods, a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push to get rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons.
  • After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

    After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:27:27 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-06-15 06:49:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This March 29, 2017, file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. Disney has made a $52.4 billion all-stock offer for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox, including the studios behind the “Av...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This March 29, 2017, file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. Disney has made a $52.4 billion all-stock offer for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox, including the studios behind the “Av...
    Now that a federal judge has approved AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to rush to consolidate.
    Now that a federal judge has approved AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to rush to consolidate.
  • Asian stocks mixed after ECB announcement, US data

    Asian stocks mixed after ECB announcement, US data

    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:18:37 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 06:48:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday with South Koreans stocks plunging 1.6 percent on the first day of trading after an unpr...(AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday with South Koreans stocks plunging 1.6 percent on the first day of trading after an unpr...
    US stocks ticked higher Thursday after Europe's central bank laid out how it will close the spigot on the emergency stimulus it's flooded the market with in recent years.
    US stocks ticked higher Thursday after Europe's central bank laid out how it will close the spigot on the emergency stimulus it's flooded the market with in recent years.
  • Polish court rules against man who wouldn't serve LGBT group

    Polish court rules against man who wouldn't serve LGBT group

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:10:00 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:29:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). People take part in a Gay Pride parade in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, June 9, 2018. The pride celebrations come as LGBT activists say a conservative turn in Poland is only motivating them to fight harder for their rights, ev...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). People take part in a Gay Pride parade in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, June 9, 2018. The pride celebrations come as LGBT activists say a conservative turn in Poland is only motivating them to fight harder for their rights, ev...
    Polish top court sides with LGBT group against businessman who withheld service, refusing to print posters for the group.
    Polish top court sides with LGBT group against businessman who withheld service, refusing to print posters for the group.
  • Startup launches insurance for Uber, Lyft passengers

    Startup launches insurance for Uber, Lyft passengers

    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:38:02 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:19:09 GMT
    Startup offers Uber and Lyft passengers ability to buy added insurance for the ride from their phone.
    Startup offers Uber and Lyft passengers ability to buy added insurance for the ride from their phone.
  • Fed sets limits on biggest banks' loans to each other

    Fed sets limits on biggest banks' loans to each other

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:08:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-06-15 03:48:33 GMT
    Federal Reserve sets limits on big banks' loans to each other.
    Federal Reserve sets limits on big banks' loans to each other.
  • AP Investigation: Fish billed as local isn't always local

    AP Investigation: Fish billed as local isn't always local

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:47:21 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:49 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:49:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Surrounded by ice, commercial fishing boats are docked in their slips after more than a week's worth of frigid weather froze the harbor in Lake Montauk in Montauk, N.Y., on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Only a few commercial boats re...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Surrounded by ice, commercial fishing boats are docked in their slips after more than a week's worth of frigid weather froze the harbor in Lake Montauk in Montauk, N.Y., on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Only a few commercial boats re...
    An Associated Press investigation finds that a leading sustainable seafood distributor who promised wild-caught, domestic fish traceable back to a dock has been duping chefs across the U.S.
    An Associated Press investigation finds that a leading sustainable seafood distributor who promised wild-caught, domestic fish traceable back to a dock has been duping chefs across the U.S.
  • AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

    AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:17:56 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:28:18 GMT
    AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger, now that the Justice Department has signaled it won't ask for a temporary block during a potential appeal of the judge's...
    AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger, now that the Justice Department has signaled it won't ask for a temporary block during a potential appeal of the judge's ruling. The deal could be closed soon.
  • Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

    Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:07:13 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:41:17 GMT
    The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored.
    The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored.
  • New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets

    New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets

    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-06-14 04:27:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:48:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...
    Like a fellow New Jersey governor did 40 years earlier, Gov. Phil Murphy is set to kick off a new era of gambling in the state.
    Like a fellow New Jersey governor did 40 years earlier, Gov. Phil Murphy is set to kick off a new era of gambling in the state.
  • Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

    Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:16:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:22:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Demonstrators opposing the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold a sign that reads "Tax Amazon" as they wait for the start of a Seattle C...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Demonstrators opposing the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold a sign that reads "Tax Amazon" as they wait for the start of a Seattle C...
    A tax on large companies like Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.
    A tax on large companies like Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.
  • IMF: Tax cuts boosting US now but will hurt growth later

    IMF: Tax cuts boosting US now but will hurt growth later

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:18:12 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-06-14 22:58:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, several ship to shore cranes work a vessel at the Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah loading and unloading container in Savannah, Ga. On Thursday, June 14, the Interna...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, several ship to shore cranes work a vessel at the Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah loading and unloading container in Savannah, Ga. On Thursday, June 14, the Interna...
    IMF projects tax cuts will boost US economy in 2018, 2019, but then hamper growth in following years.
    IMF projects tax cuts will boost US economy in 2018, 2019, but then hamper growth in following years.
  • Supreme Court addresses question of foreign law in US courts

    Supreme Court addresses question of foreign law in US courts

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:38:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:48:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. The court ruled on Thursday, June 14, 2018, that U.S. courts do not have to accept as conclusive foreign governments’ explanations of their o...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. The court ruled on Thursday, June 14, 2018, that U.S. courts do not have to accept as conclusive foreign governments’ explanations of their o...
    Supreme Court addresses question of foreign law in US courts.
    Supreme Court addresses question of foreign law in US courts.
  • Russia proposes raising retirement age, VAT

    Russia proposes raising retirement age, VAT

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:08:00 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:41:40 GMT
    Russia's government is calling for the country's retirement age to be raised gradually and for a hike in the value-added tax.
    Russia's government is calling for the country's retirement age to be raised gradually and for a hike in the value-added tax.
  • The Latest: Musk says O'Hare express line could open in 2021

    The Latest: Musk says O'Hare express line could open in 2021

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:37:53 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:31:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato). Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, listens as Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk, right, speaks at a news conference Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Boring Company has been selected to build a high-s...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato). Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, listens as Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk, right, speaks at a news conference Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Boring Company has been selected to build a high-s...
    Chicago has chosen a company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk to build an express service from downtown to O'Hare International Airport reaching speeds up to 150 mph.
    Chicago has chosen a company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk to build an express service from downtown to O'Hare International Airport reaching speeds up to 150 mph.
  • Trump celebrates 72nd birthday _ his second while in office

    Trump celebrates 72nd birthday _ his second while in office

    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:27:56 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:31:09 GMT
    Happy Birthday, Mr. President. Donald Trump is celebrating his 72nd birthday Thursday _ his second while in office.
    Happy Birthday, Mr. President. Donald Trump is celebrating his 72nd birthday Thursday _ his second while in office.
  • Massachusetts sues opioid maker, executives over drug crisis

    Massachusetts sues opioid maker, executives over drug crisis

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-06-12 16:05:39 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:30:10 GMT
    Massachusetts is suing the maker of OxyContin over the deadly opioid crisis and has become the first state to also target the company's executives.
    Massachusetts is suing the maker of OxyContin over the deadly opioid crisis and has become the first state to also target the company's executives.
  • Europe, Fed moves show global shift away from cheap money

    Europe, Fed moves show global shift away from cheap money

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 08:17:31 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:08:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 file photo, euro coins and banknotes are shown by a salesclerk at a shop in Vilnius, Lithuania. Italy's economy minister says the new populist government isn't discussing any prop...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 file photo, euro coins and banknotes are shown by a salesclerk at a shop in Vilnius, Lithuania. Italy's economy minister says the new populist government isn't discussing any prop...
    The European Central Bank could signal readiness to end its bond-purchase stimulus at Thursday's meeting of its 25-member governing council, with analysts pointing to the end of the year as a likely final exit date.
    The European Central Bank could signal readiness to end its bond-purchase stimulus at Thursday's meeting of its 25-member governing council, with analysts pointing to the end of the year as a likely final exit date.
  • The Latest: Murphy places state's first legal sports bets

    The Latest: Murphy places state's first legal sports bets

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:07:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:21:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...
    Gov. Phil Murphy has placed New Jersey's first legal sports bets after state won US Supreme Court decision last month.
    Gov. Phil Murphy has placed New Jersey's first legal sports bets after state won US Supreme Court decision last month.
  • Greece clears last batch of reforms needed to exit bailout

    Greece clears last batch of reforms needed to exit bailout

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:00:15 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:11:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, and Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos attend a parliamentary session in Athens, on Thursday, June 14, 2018. The head of Greece's main opposition party Kyriakos Mitsotakis subm...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, and Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos attend a parliamentary session in Athens, on Thursday, June 14, 2018. The head of Greece's main opposition party Kyriakos Mitsotakis subm...
    Greek lawmakers approve the final batch of creditor-mandated economic reforms as the end of their country's international bailout approaches.
    Greek lawmakers approve the final batch of creditor-mandated economic reforms as the end of their country's international bailout approaches.
  • China warns US trade deals off if tariff hike goes ahead

    China warns US trade deals off if tariff hike goes ahead

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:47 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:47:30 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:38:36 GMT
    China's government says some Chinese exporters are rushing to fill orders due to concern about possible changes in trade risks.
    China's government says some Chinese exporters are rushing to fill orders due to concern about possible changes in trade risks.
  • Poll finds most parents and kids agree on Trump, economy

    Poll finds most parents and kids agree on Trump, economy

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:17:40 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:21:41 GMT
    A survey conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV finds that parents and their kids agree about a lot of things when it comes to politics.
    A survey conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV finds that parents and their kids agree about a lot of things when it comes to politics.
  • 6 college-money lessons you didn't learn in high school

    6 college-money lessons you didn't learn in high school

    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:37:42 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:18:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, Brooklyn College students walk between classes on campus in New York. More than two-thirds of college students at all levels said in a survey that they feel stressed about their...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, Brooklyn College students walk between classes on campus in New York. More than two-thirds of college students at all levels said in a survey that they feel stressed about their...
    College is a good time to begin good personal finance habits, including best practices for paying for school, building credit, creating a spending plan and avoiding financial predators.
    College is a good time to begin good personal finance habits, including best practices for paying for school, building credit, creating a spending plan and avoiding financial predators.
  • The Latest: New Jordan PM says economy is top priority

    The Latest: New Jordan PM says economy is top priority

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:39:53 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:01:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Raad al-Adayleh, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2018 file photo, Jordanian riot police and security forces scuffle with protesters during a demonstration outside the Prime Minister's office in Amman. Jordan’s new prime minister, Omar Razzaz, w...(AP Photo/Raad al-Adayleh, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2018 file photo, Jordanian riot police and security forces scuffle with protesters during a demonstration outside the Prime Minister's office in Amman. Jordan’s new prime minister, Omar Razzaz, w...
    Jordan's new prime minister has sworn in his Cabinet as he begins the difficult task of reforming the country's struggling economy.
    Jordan's new prime minister has sworn in his Cabinet as he begins the difficult task of reforming the country's struggling economy.
  • Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

    Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:26:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:50:49 GMT
    Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 white-collar workers as it trims costs in an effort to become profitable.
    Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 white-collar workers as it trims costs in an effort to become profitable.
  • US long-term mortgage rates jump; 30-year at 4.62 percent

    US long-term mortgage rates jump; 30-year at 4.62 percent

    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:57:46 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:28:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey, File). This May 25, 2018, photo shows a home for sale in Rutherford, N.J. On Thursday, June 7, Freddie Mac reports on this week’s average U.S. mortgage rates.(AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey, File). This May 25, 2018, photo shows a home for sale in Rutherford, N.J. On Thursday, June 7, Freddie Mac reports on this week’s average U.S. mortgage rates.
    US long-term mortgage rates jump; 30-year average at 4.62 percent.
    US long-term mortgage rates jump; 30-year average at 4.62 percent.
  • In France, thousands of retirees protest Macron tax hike

    In France, thousands of retirees protest Macron tax hike

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:07:44 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:00:24 GMT
    Thousands of French retirees are protesting across the country over a tax hike on their pensions.
    Thousands of French retirees are protesting across the country over a tax hike on their pensions.
  • US retail sales boom in May, but inflation is lurking

    US retail sales boom in May, but inflation is lurking

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:37:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:39:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2018, photo, an advertisement for Saint Laurent is seen on a bus stop display as a pedestrian walks past a window display at the Lord & Taylor flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York. On Thur...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2018, photo, an advertisement for Saint Laurent is seen on a bus stop display as a pedestrian walks past a window display at the Lord & Taylor flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York. On Thur...
    US retail sales climb by the most in 6 months, as healthy consumers accelerate growth.
    US retail sales climb by the most in 6 months, as healthy consumers accelerate growth.
  • The Latest: European Central Bank says euro 'irreversible'

    The Latest: European Central Bank says euro 'irreversible'

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:07:37 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:58:43 GMT
    The European Central Bank says it will end its bond-buying stimulus program at the end of the year.
    The European Central Bank says it will end its bond-buying stimulus program at the end of the year.
  • Experts: Protections on pre-existing conditions at risk

    Experts: Protections on pre-existing conditions at risk

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:07:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:29:05 GMT
    (HealthCare.gov via AP). FILE - This May 21, 2018 image shows the main page of the healthcare.gov website in Washington. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, two independent experts said that the Trump administration appears to be taking aim at provisions of t...(HealthCare.gov via AP). FILE - This May 21, 2018 image shows the main page of the healthcare.gov website in Washington. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, two independent experts said that the Trump administration appears to be taking aim at provisions of t...
    Experts say legal protections on pre-existing medical conditions for millions of people with employer health coverage could be in jeopardy.
    Experts say legal protections on pre-existing medical conditions for millions of people with employer health coverage could be in jeopardy.
  • Greece refuses to extradite slain reporter's source to Malta

    Greece refuses to extradite slain reporter's source to Malta

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:49 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:49:18 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:19:03 GMT
    Greece's supreme court has rejected a second bid by Malta for the extradition of a Russian whistleblower who helped a murdered Maltese journalist investigate money-laundering in high places.
    Greece's supreme court has rejected a second bid by Malta for the extradition of a Russian whistleblower who helped a murdered Maltese journalist investigate money-laundering in high places.
  • Prosecutor: VW responsible as a whole for diesel scandal

    Prosecutor: VW responsible as a whole for diesel scandal

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:38 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:38:14 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:58:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2016 file photo Volkswagen cars are presented to media inside a delivery tower in Wolfsburg, Germany. Automaker Volkswagen says it's being fined 1 billion euros ($1.18 billion) by German autho...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2016 file photo Volkswagen cars are presented to media inside a delivery tower in Wolfsburg, Germany. Automaker Volkswagen says it's being fined 1 billion euros ($1.18 billion) by German autho...
    German prosecutor says the Volkswagen administration has to hold the overall responsibility in the diesel scandal.
    German prosecutor says the Volkswagen administration has to hold the overall responsibility in the diesel scandal.
  • Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use

    Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:57:54 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:08:04 GMT
    Samsung Electronics has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy by 2020.
    Samsung Electronics has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy by 2020.
  • Global stocks sink after Fed hike signal, eyes turn to ECB

    Global stocks sink after Fed hike signal, eyes turn to ECB

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:37:32 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:08:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday with South Koreans stocks plunging 1.6 percent on the first day of trading after an unpr...(AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday with South Koreans stocks plunging 1.6 percent on the first day of trading after an unpr...
    Asian stocks have slumped after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate and said it would pick up the pace of future increases.
    Asian stocks have slumped after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate and said it would pick up the pace of future increases.
  • Rolls-Royce to axe 4,600 jobs in restructuring push

    Rolls-Royce to axe 4,600 jobs in restructuring push

    Thursday, June 14 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 10:07:34 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:07:51 GMT
    Rolls-Royce plans to cut 4,600 jobs over the next 2 years as part of a major restructuring effort by the British plane engine manufacturer.
    Rolls-Royce plans to cut 4,600 jobs over the next 2 years as part of a major restructuring effort by the British plane engine manufacturer.
  • Senators seek to soothe relationship with Canada

    Senators seek to soothe relationship with Canada

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:37:43 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:52:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland speaks with reporters after meeting with the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Freeland's visit comes a...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland speaks with reporters after meeting with the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Freeland's visit comes a...
    Senators from both parties seek to mend a frayed relationship with Canada during a closed-door meeting with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland.
    Senators from both parties seek to mend a frayed relationship with Canada during a closed-door meeting with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland.
  • Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways posts losses for consecutive year

    Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways posts losses for consecutive year

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-06-14 09:47:33 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:58:11 GMT
    The United Arab Emirates' flagship carrier Etihad has posted losses of $.1.52 billion despite a slight bump in revenue compared to the previous year.
    The United Arab Emirates' flagship carrier Etihad has posted losses of $.1.52 billion despite a slight bump in revenue compared to the previous year.
  • AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

    AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:46:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:51:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2018, file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. The judge presiding over the government's legal effort to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2018, file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. The judge presiding over the government's legal effort to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner...
    AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers.
    AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers.
  • Geopolitical tensions lead to drop in company IPOs - study

    Geopolitical tensions lead to drop in company IPOs - study

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 09:17:33 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:27:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). People walk past an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday with South Koreans stocks plunging 1.6 percent on the first day of trading after an un...(AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama). People walk past an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, June 14, 2018. Asian stock markets slumped on Thursday with South Koreans stocks plunging 1.6 percent on the first day of trading after an un...
    A survey says that the amount of shares that companies list on stock exchanges fell by a fifth in the first half of 2018 due to geopolitical tensions like Brexit and the threat of trade wars.
    A survey says that the amount of shares that companies list on stock exchanges fell by a fifth in the first half of 2018 due to geopolitical tensions like Brexit and the threat of trade wars.
  • Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes

    Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:17:51 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-06-14 09:47:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE- In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. Investors are eagerly awaiting the updated economic forecasts th...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE- In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. Investors are eagerly awaiting the updated economic forecasts th...
    Fed hikes key rate for second time this year and signals possible acceleration in future hikes.
    Fed hikes key rate for second time this year and signals possible acceleration in future hikes.
  • Salmonella linked to pre-cut melon sickens 60 in Midwest

    Salmonella linked to pre-cut melon sickens 60 in Midwest

    Saturday, June 9 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-06-09 19:32:04 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-06-14 09:28:26 GMT
    Health officials say a salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon has sickened 60 people in five Midwestern states.
    Health officials say a salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon has sickened 60 people in five Midwestern states.
  • White House defends allowing China's ZTE to buy US parts

    White House defends allowing China's ZTE to buy US parts

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:38:10 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:28 AM EDT2018-06-14 08:28:03 GMT
    The White House is defending its decision to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.
    The White House is defending its decision to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.
  • Worker protections seen at risk in Trump health care shift

    Worker protections seen at risk in Trump health care shift

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 23:17:16 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:58 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:58:05 GMT
    (HealthCare.gov via AP). FILE - This May 21, 2018 image shows the main page of the healthcare.gov website in Washington. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, two independent experts said that the Trump administration appears to be taking aim at provisions of t...(HealthCare.gov via AP). FILE - This May 21, 2018 image shows the main page of the healthcare.gov website in Washington. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, two independent experts said that the Trump administration appears to be taking aim at provisions of t...
    Legal and insurance experts say worker protections at risk in Trump's latest move against 'Obamacare'.
    Legal and insurance experts say worker protections at risk in Trump's latest move against 'Obamacare'.
  • Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

    Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:17:19 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:39:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla.  Comcast is making a $65 ...(AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla. Comcast is making a $65 ...
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.
  • The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

    The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:57:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:38 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:38:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.
  • Asian stocks slump after Fed signals faster rate hikes

    Asian stocks slump after Fed signals faster rate hikes

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:47:19 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:08 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:08:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, replicas of Arturo Di Modica's "Charging Bull" are for sale on a street vendor's table outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednes...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, replicas of Arturo Di Modica's "Charging Bull" are for sale on a street vendor's table outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednes...
    US stocks are mixed as companies in the media and telecommunications industries react to the approval of AT&T's $85 billion deal for Time Warner.
    US stocks are mixed as companies in the media and telecommunications industries react to the approval of AT&T's $85 billion deal for Time Warner.
  • Trump declares oil prices too high, blames OPEC

    Trump declares oil prices too high, blames OPEC

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 12:47:15 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:08:38 GMT
    President Donald Trump is declaring that oil prices are too high, and blaming an international.
    President Donald Trump is declaring that oil prices are too high, and blaming an international.
  • Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

    Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

    Monday, June 11 2018 11:55 PM EDT2018-06-12 03:55:50 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:02:20 GMT
    Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression.
    Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression.
  • AP Investigation: Local fish isn't always local

    AP Investigation: Local fish isn't always local

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:17:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-06-14 00:57:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Surrounded by ice, commercial fishing boats are docked in their slips after more than a week's worth of frigid weather froze the harbor in Lake Montauk in Montauk, N.Y., on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Only a few commercial boats re...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Surrounded by ice, commercial fishing boats are docked in their slips after more than a week's worth of frigid weather froze the harbor in Lake Montauk in Montauk, N.Y., on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Only a few commercial boats re...
    An AP investigation finds that a seafood company promising wild-caught domestic fish traceable to a dock was selling a fishy tale. Company CEO denied misleading customers but said he was making some changes to...
    An AP investigation finds that a seafood company promising wild-caught domestic fish traceable to a dock was selling a fishy tale. Company CEO denied misleading customers but said he was making some changes to clarify communication.
  • The Latest: Fed uncertain on banking for marijuana firms

    The Latest: Fed uncertain on banking for marijuana firms

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-06-13 08:56:57 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:57:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, the seal of the Board of Governors of the United States Federal Reserve System is displayed in the ground at the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building in Washington. Th...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, the seal of the Board of Governors of the United States Federal Reserve System is displayed in the ground at the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building in Washington. Th...
    Financial markets are steady as investors look ahead to an expected interest rate increase from the Federal Reserve later Wednesday.
    Financial markets are steady as investors look ahead to an expected interest rate increase from the Federal Reserve later Wednesday.
  • Welcome center to open at mansion after long-running battle

    Welcome center to open at mansion after long-running battle

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:47:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:09:24 GMT
    The group that owns The Breakers mansion in Rhode Island is opening a welcome center that has drawn strenuous opposition from neighbors, preservationists and many descendants of the Vanderbilt family.
    The group that owns The Breakers mansion in Rhode Island is opening a welcome center that has drawn strenuous opposition from neighbors, preservationists and many descendants of the Vanderbilt family.
  • Panel: Sports bets on phones have huge growth promise

    Panel: Sports bets on phones have huge growth promise

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-06-13 04:17:02 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:09:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...
    A day before New Jersey's governor makes his state's first legal wager on a sporting event, sports betting will be the main topic at a major gambling industry conference in Atlantic City.
    A day before New Jersey's governor makes his state's first legal wager on a sporting event, sports betting will be the main topic at a major gambling industry conference in Atlantic City.
  • Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

    Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:26:26 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:01:04 GMT
    German public broadcaster ZDF reports that online retailer Amazon destroys large amounts of new and returned goods even though they are in working order.
    German public broadcaster ZDF reports that online retailer Amazon destroys large amounts of new and returned goods even though they are in working order.
  • New $2.5B contract awarded to manage nuclear weapons lab

    New $2.5B contract awarded to manage nuclear weapons lab

    Friday, June 8 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-06-08 16:22:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:42:05 GMT
    The U.S. government has awarded a team of two universities and a research firm with offices around the world a $2.5 billion-a-year contract to manage Los Alamos National Laboratory.
    The U.S. government has awarded a team of two universities and a research firm with offices around the world a $2.5 billion-a-year contract to manage Los Alamos National Laboratory.
  • Senate panel OKs farm bill, but House wants work provisions

    Senate panel OKs farm bill, but House wants work provisions

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:30:46 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:41:23 GMT
    A Senate panel has approved a modest, bipartisan rewrite of federal farm and nutrition programs, sidestepping a fight for now but setting up a clash with House Republicans intent on beefing up work requirements for...
    A Senate panel has approved a modest, bipartisan rewrite of federal farm and nutrition programs, sidestepping a fight for now but setting up a clash with House Republicans intent on beefing up work requirements for food stamps.
  • Larry Kudlow released from hospital after heart attack

    Larry Kudlow released from hospital after heart attack

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:07:30 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:09:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Inn this June 6, 2018, photo, Senior White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a briefing at the White House in Washington.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Inn this June 6, 2018, photo, Senior White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a briefing at the White House in Washington.
    President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, has been released from the hospital after what the White House had described as a "very mild" heart attack.
    President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, has been released from the hospital after what the White House had described as a "very mild" heart attack.
  • Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

    Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

    Monday, June 11 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:27:15 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:01:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 for...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 for...
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change _ though not right away _ following Monday's formal repeal of Obama-era internet protections.
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change _ though not right away _ following Monday's formal repeal of Obama-era internet protections.
  • Volkswagen to pay Vermont $6.5 million in emissions lawsuit

    Volkswagen to pay Vermont $6.5 million in emissions lawsuit

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:27:51 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:57:21 GMT
    The state of Vermont and people who bought certain Volkswagen diesel models that were rigged to cheat on emissions tests will be getting a total of $6.5 million from the automaker.
    The state of Vermont and people who bought certain Volkswagen diesel models that were rigged to cheat on emissions tests will be getting a total of $6.5 million from the automaker.
  • Times reviewing work of reporter whose records were seized

    Times reviewing work of reporter whose records were seized

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:47:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:18:26 GMT
    The New York Times says it's reviewing the work history of a reporter whose email and phone records were seized by prosecutors examining whether government secrets were leaked.
    The New York Times says it's reviewing the work history of a reporter whose email and phone records were seized by prosecutors examining whether government secrets were leaked.
  • Ohio's top court hears arguments on promotions tax dispute

    Ohio's top court hears arguments on promotions tax dispute

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:47:08 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:01:35 GMT
    The Ohio Supreme Court has heard arguments in a dispute over promotions including bobbleheads and other items offered by the Cincinnati Reds to ticket buyers.
    The Ohio Supreme Court has heard arguments in a dispute over promotions including bobbleheads and other items offered by the Cincinnati Reds to ticket buyers.
  • Anticipation surrounds Fed's rate forecasts after next hike

    Anticipation surrounds Fed's rate forecasts after next hike

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-06-13 04:28:01 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:20:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE- In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. Investors are eagerly awaiting the updated economic forecasts th...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE- In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. Investors are eagerly awaiting the updated economic forecasts th...
    Anticipation surrounds Fed's rate forecasts to follow Wednesday's expected hike.
    Anticipation surrounds Fed's rate forecasts to follow Wednesday's expected hike.
  • Volkswagen fined $1.2 billion in Germany over diesel scandal

    Volkswagen fined $1.2 billion in Germany over diesel scandal

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:17:07 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:18:29 GMT
    Automaker Volkswagen says it's being fined 1 billion euros ($1.18 billion) by German authorities in connection with the diesel emissions scandal.
    Automaker Volkswagen says it's being fined 1 billion euros ($1.18 billion) by German authorities in connection with the diesel emissions scandal.
  • Guess co-founder resigns after sex misconduct investigation

    Guess co-founder resigns after sex misconduct investigation

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:36 PM EDT2018-06-13 00:36:50 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:48:59 GMT
    Guess Inc. says its co-founder Paul Marciano is stepping down after a company-commissioned investigation of allegations of sexual harassment and assault.
    Guess Inc. says its co-founder Paul Marciano is stepping down after a company-commissioned investigation of allegations of sexual harassment and assault.
  • UK pub chain snubs Champagne, Prosecco ahead of Brexit

    UK pub chain snubs Champagne, Prosecco ahead of Brexit

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 12:47:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:28:08 GMT
    A major U.K. pub chain will stop serving French Champagne and German wheat beers next month and offer more British drinks to prepare for the country's departure from the European Union.
    A major U.K. pub chain will stop serving French Champagne and German wheat beers next month and offer more British drinks to prepare for the country's departure from the European Union.
  • ZTE stock falls after US penalties over Iran, North Korea

    ZTE stock falls after US penalties over Iran, North Korea

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-06-13 11:57:25 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:08:17 GMT
    ZTE stock falls 41.5 percent in Hong Kong after US penalties over Iran, North Korea.
    ZTE stock falls 41.5 percent in Hong Kong after US penalties over Iran, North Korea.
  • In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor

    In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:17 AM EDT2018-06-13 09:17:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:07:58 GMT
    A London plumber who claimed he was unfairly dismissed after years of working as a contractor has won a court ruling giving him employment rights, in a case seen as a key test of labor rules in the so-called gig...
    A London plumber who claimed he was unfairly dismissed after years of working as a contractor has won a court ruling giving him employment rights, in a case seen as a key test of labor rules in the so-called gig economy.
  • Producer prices up 0.5 pct from April, 3.1 pct in past year

    Producer prices up 0.5 pct from April, 3.1 pct in past year

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 12:47:02 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:17:27 GMT
    US producer prices rise 0.5 percent from April, 3.1 percent over past year.
    US producer prices rise 0.5 percent from April, 3.1 percent over past year.
  • The Latest: Trump arrives back in Washington

    The Latest: Trump arrives back in Washington

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 10:07:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-06-13 15:52:22 GMT
    (Kevin Lim/The Straits Times via AP). U. S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Singapore.(Kevin Lim/The Straits Times via AP). U. S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Singapore.
    President Donald Trump has arrived back in Washington from his historic nuclear summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
    President Donald Trump has arrived back in Washington from his historic nuclear summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
  • Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

    Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

    Monday, June 11 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 17:04:00 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-06-13 15:33:18 GMT
    Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns off emissions controls under certain conditions.
    Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns off emissions controls under certain conditions.
  • Stock markets rise ahead of Fed rate decision

    Stock markets rise ahead of Fed rate decision

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 07:27:33 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:47:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A couple look at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Asian stocks mostly fell Wednesday after a muted market response to the Trump-Kim summit. Investors have now turned their eyes...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A couple look at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Asian stocks mostly fell Wednesday after a muted market response to the Trump-Kim summit. Investors have now turned their eyes...
    Asian stocks fall slightly after a muted market response to the Trump-Kim summit.
    Asian stocks fall slightly after a muted market response to the Trump-Kim summit.
  • The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

    The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:06:16 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:13:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores, in New York.  The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores, in New York. The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government ...
    A federal judge has approved AT&T's merger with Time Warner.
    A federal judge has approved AT&T's merger with Time Warner.
  • Toyota investing $1 billion in ride-hailing company Grab

    Toyota investing $1 billion in ride-hailing company Grab

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:16 PM EDT2018-06-13 03:16:59 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:07:36 GMT
    Japan's top automaker Toyota Motor Corp. is investing $1 billion in Grab, the leading ride-hailing company in Southeast Asia.
    Japan's top automaker Toyota Motor Corp. is investing $1 billion in Grab, the leading ride-hailing company in Southeast Asia.
  • NBA Finals lead in ratings, but it was too short for ABC

    NBA Finals lead in ratings, but it was too short for ABC

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:46:15 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-06-13 12:09:01 GMT
    (Gregory Shamus/Pool Photo via AP). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30 shoots around Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) in Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals on Friday, June 8, 2018, in Cleveland. The Warriors defeated the Cavalier...(Gregory Shamus/Pool Photo via AP). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30 shoots around Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) in Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals on Friday, June 8, 2018, in Cleveland. The Warriors defeated the Cavalier...
    The NBA Finals led ABC to a victory in the ratings, but network executives have to wonder what could have been.
    The NBA Finals led ABC to a victory in the ratings, but network executives have to wonder what could have been.
  • US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

    US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

    Monday, June 11 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-06-11 14:44:23 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-06-13 10:43:22 GMT
    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.
    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.
  • Navarro voices regret for harsh words about Canadian leader

    Navarro voices regret for harsh words about Canadian leader

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-06-12 16:05:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:59 AM EDT2018-06-13 08:59:36 GMT
    Report: White House adviser Navarro apologizes for 'special place in hell' comment about Canadian PM.
    Report: White House adviser Navarro apologizes for 'special place in hell' comment about Canadian PM.
  • US consumer prices up 0.2 pct. in May, 2.8 pct. annually

    US consumer prices up 0.2 pct. in May, 2.8 pct. annually

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:45:13 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:57 AM EDT2018-06-13 08:57:32 GMT
    Rising gasoline costs push consumer prices up 0.2 percent in May; annual inflation highest in six years.
    Rising gasoline costs push consumer prices up 0.2 percent in May; annual inflation highest in six years.
  • Energy regulators: No grid emergency to justify coal bailout

    Energy regulators: No grid emergency to justify coal bailout

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 17:46:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-06-13 07:28:35 GMT
    Federal regulators are disputing the Trump administration's claim that struggles facing the coal and nuclear industries threaten the reliability of the nation's power grid.
    Federal regulators are disputing the Trump administration's claim that struggles facing the coal and nuclear industries threaten the reliability of the nation's power grid.
  • Asian shares drop as eyes turn to central bank meetings

    Asian shares drop as eyes turn to central bank meetings

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-06-12 14:15:09 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 07:07:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In a photo made with a pulled-zoom effect, a man watches stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday but little changed as market players tried to digest the summit...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In a photo made with a pulled-zoom effect, a man watches stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday but little changed as market players tried to digest the summit...
    U.S. and global stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as investors worked through the outcome of the meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
    U.S. and global stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as investors worked through the outcome of the meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
  • Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:25:38 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:32:25 GMT
    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge.
    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge.
  • Facebook shared user data with select companies

    Facebook shared user data with select companies

    Friday, June 8 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-08 21:31:51 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:32:07 GMT
    Report: Facebook shared users' personal information with outsiders after executives cut off access to developers.
    Report: Facebook shared users' personal information with outsiders after executives cut off access to developers.
  • Trade proposal hits Senate roadblock in win for Trump

    Trade proposal hits Senate roadblock in win for Trump

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:46:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:27:41 GMT
    Legislation that would require congressional approval of tariffs imposed in the name of national security hit a roadblock Tuesday.
    Legislation that would require congressional approval of tariffs imposed in the name of national security hit a roadblock Tuesday.
  • Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

    Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-06-12 07:36:01 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:41:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...
    Seattle leaders say they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.
    Seattle leaders say they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.
  • The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

    The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:26:29 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-06-13 02:18:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). People in favor of the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold signs that read "No Tax on Jobs" as they wait for the start of a Seattle Cit...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). People in favor of the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold signs that read "No Tax on Jobs" as they wait for the start of a Seattle Cit...
    Seattle leaders have repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after businesses fought the measure aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis.
    Seattle leaders have repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after businesses fought the measure aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis.
  • Businessman gets 10 years in prison for payday loan scam

    Businessman gets 10 years in prison for payday loan scam

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:15:38 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 01:17:43 GMT
    A Kansas City businessman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his conviction in a $220 million predatory payday lending operation.
    A Kansas City businessman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his conviction in a $220 million predatory payday lending operation.
  • UK government wins Brexit skirmish by making concessions

    UK government wins Brexit skirmish by making concessions

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:35 AM EDT2018-06-12 09:35:53 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-06-13 01:10:21 GMT
    A member of Theresa May's government has resigned ahead of a key Parliamentary debate on legislation regarding Britain's departure from the European Union.
    A member of Theresa May's government has resigned ahead of a key Parliamentary debate on legislation regarding Britain's departure from the European Union.
  • Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attack

    Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attack

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-06-12 04:35:55 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-06-12 22:01:18 GMT
    Larry Kudlow, the prominent economic commentator who joined Trump's administration as his top economic adviser, suffers a heart attack.
    Larry Kudlow, the prominent economic commentator who joined Trump's administration as his top economic adviser, suffers a heart attack.
  • Charitable giving in US tops $400 billion for first time

    Charitable giving in US tops $400 billion for first time

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-06-12 14:35:08 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:57:21 GMT
    Fueled by a surging stock market and huge gifts from billionaires, charitable giving in the United States in 2017 topped the $400 billion mark for the first time.
    Fueled by a surging stock market and huge gifts from billionaires, charitable giving in the United States in 2017 topped the $400 billion mark for the first time.
  • Alaska's legal pot industry decries taxes, seeks changes

    Alaska's legal pot industry decries taxes, seeks changes

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:36:57 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:42:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2015, file photo, Alaska Cannabis Club CEO Charlo Greene prepares to roll a joint at the medical marijuana dispensary in Anchorage, Alaska. In their zeal to get voters to support legalizing adult ...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2015, file photo, Alaska Cannabis Club CEO Charlo Greene prepares to roll a joint at the medical marijuana dispensary in Anchorage, Alaska. In their zeal to get voters to support legalizing adult ...
    The legal marijuana industry in Alaska is seeking changes to a tax structure that many see as burdensome or unworkable.
    The legal marijuana industry in Alaska is seeking changes to a tax structure that many see as burdensome or unworkable.
  • US government records $146.8 billion May deficit

    US government records $146.8 billion May deficit

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:26:39 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:37:50 GMT
    US government records $146.8 billion May deficit with deficit running 23 percent above last year.
    US government records $146.8 billion May deficit with deficit running 23 percent above last year.
  • Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

    Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

    Thursday, June 7 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-06-07 21:10:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:31:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million ...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million ...
    Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.
    Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.
  • US imposes new security measures on incoming cargo shipments

    US imposes new security measures on incoming cargo shipments

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:06:11 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:57:04 GMT
    US is imposing new security rules on air cargo entering the country, certain information for which must now go through U.S. Customs and Border Protection before being loaded onto planes.
    US is imposing new security rules on air cargo entering the country, certain information for which must now go through U.S. Customs and Border Protection before being loaded onto planes.
  • Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

    Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:01:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:51:00 GMT
    Federal investigators say a Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California freeway barrier, killing its driver.
    Federal investigators say a Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California freeway barrier, killing its driver.
  • Idaho officials propose spending $500M on prison expansion

    Idaho officials propose spending $500M on prison expansion

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-06-12 16:05:40 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-06-12 19:45:32 GMT
    Idaho officials are considering spending $500 million on a prison expansion and a new state prison to ease inmate overcrowding.
    Idaho officials are considering spending $500 million on a prison expansion and a new state prison to ease inmate overcrowding.
  • Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

    Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:04:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-06-12 19:28:08 GMT
    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.
    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.
  • Shuttered $2.4B Atlantic City casino readies for 2nd chance

    Shuttered $2.4B Atlantic City casino readies for 2nd chance

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:06:09 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-06-12 19:05:50 GMT
    A shuttered Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino that was the gambling resort's biggest flop is getting ready for a second chance.
    A shuttered Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino that was the gambling resort's biggest flop is getting ready for a second chance.
  • Report describes Dubai real estate as money-laundering haven

    Report describes Dubai real estate as money-laundering haven

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-06-12 05:14:45 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:28 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:28:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File). FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2015 file photo, laborers work at a construction site at the Palm Jumeirah, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A new report released Tuesday, June 12, 2018, by the Washington-based Center for Adva...(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File). FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2015 file photo, laborers work at a construction site at the Palm Jumeirah, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A new report released Tuesday, June 12, 2018, by the Washington-based Center for Adva...
    A new report is describing Dubai's real-estate market as a haven for money launderers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the U.S. in recent years.
    A new report is describing Dubai's real-estate market as a haven for money launderers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the U.S. in recent years.
  • Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attack

    Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attack

    Monday, June 11 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-06-12 01:04:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:15:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Inn this June 6, 2018, photo, Senior White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a briefing at the White House in Washington.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Inn this June 6, 2018, photo, Senior White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a briefing at the White House in Washington.
    Trump says his top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, has suffered a heart attack.
    Trump says his top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, has suffered a heart attack.
  • Audit: Philadelphia has worst accounting of top 10 cities

    Audit: Philadelphia has worst accounting of top 10 cities

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-06-12 17:55:13 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:05:31 GMT
    An internal audit says Philadelphia has the worst accounting practices of the nation's largest cities, including $924 million in bookkeeping errors last year.
    An internal audit says Philadelphia has the worst accounting practices of the nation's largest cities, including $924 million in bookkeeping errors last year.
  • Justice Department move on health law has risks for GOP

    Justice Department move on health law has risks for GOP

    Saturday, June 9 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-06-09 04:41:51 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 17:46:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 25, 2018, file photo, Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Trump administration said in a court filing late Thursday that it will no longer defend key parts of the...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 25, 2018, file photo, Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Trump administration said in a court filing late Thursday that it will no longer defend key parts of the...
    GOP risks political fallout from Justice Department's move on health law protections for pre-existing conditions.
    GOP risks political fallout from Justice Department's move on health law protections for pre-existing conditions.
  • Senate panel approves nominations for 2 Fed board seats

    Senate panel approves nominations for 2 Fed board seats

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-06-12 14:55:19 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 17:46:25 GMT
    Senate panel approves Trump nominations for two Fed board seats including vice chairman.
    Senate panel approves Trump nominations for two Fed board seats including vice chairman.
  • European Central Bank to weigh end to stimulus program

    European Central Bank to weigh end to stimulus program

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:05:12 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-06-12 16:56:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 file photo, euro coins and banknotes are shown by a salesclerk at a shop in Vilnius, Lithuania. Italy's economy minister says the new populist government isn't discussing any prop...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 file photo, euro coins and banknotes are shown by a salesclerk at a shop in Vilnius, Lithuania. Italy's economy minister says the new populist government isn't discussing any prop...
    The European Central Bank could signal readiness to end its bond-purchase stimulus at Thursday's meeting of its 25-member governing council, with analysts pointing to the end of the year as a likely final exit date.
    The European Central Bank could signal readiness to end its bond-purchase stimulus at Thursday's meeting of its 25-member governing council, with analysts pointing to the end of the year as a likely final exit date.
  • Direct costs of Daimler diesel recall in Europe limited

    Direct costs of Daimler diesel recall in Europe limited

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:05:14 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:55:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, file). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2013 file photo Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars speaks at media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Germ...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, file). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2013 file photo Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars speaks at media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Germ...
    Automaker Daimler's recall and software fixes for 774,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and vans in Europe will likely cost close to or more than 100 million euros ($118 million.).
    Automaker Daimler's recall and software fixes for 774,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and vans in Europe will likely cost close to or more than 100 million euros ($118 million.).
  • Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:31:10 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:50:54 GMT
    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance.
    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance.
  • Geoff Johns exits as president, CCO of DC Entertainment

    Geoff Johns exits as president, CCO of DC Entertainment

    Monday, June 11 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-06-11 19:43:55 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:06:18 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, President and Chief Creative Officer at DC Entertainment Geoff Johns participates in the "Krypton" panel during the NBCUniversal Television Critics Association Winter P...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, President and Chief Creative Officer at DC Entertainment Geoff Johns participates in the "Krypton" panel during the NBCUniversal Television Critics Association Winter P...
    Geoff Johns exits as president, CCO of DC Entertainment and will focus on creative endeavors including a new "Green Lantern" movie.
    Geoff Johns exits as president, CCO of DC Entertainment and will focus on creative endeavors including a new "Green Lantern" movie.
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