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  • Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

    Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:10:13 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:05 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:05:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, a nurse practitioner prepares to start the first human gene editing treatment for Hunter syndrome, an inherited metabolic disease, at a hospital in Oakland, Calif. On Wednesday, ...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, a nurse practitioner prepares to start the first human gene editing treatment for Hunter syndrome, an inherited metabolic disease, at a hospital in Oakland, Calif. On Wednesday, ...
    U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.
    U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.
  • Church helped former priest accused of abuse get Disney job

    Church helped former priest accused of abuse get Disney job

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:15:08 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:54:03 GMT
    A report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania says church officials gave a former priest a positive reference to work at Disney World, even though they'd fielded at least one complaint...
    A report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania says church officials gave a former priest a positive reference to work at Disney World, even though they'd fielded at least one complaint about him sexually abusing a boy.
  • Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

    Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:14:43 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:46:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People line up at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week over concerns about Erdogan's economic policies and after the United States slapped s...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People line up at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week over concerns about Erdogan's economic policies and after the United States slapped s...
    Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis.
    Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis.
  • Nuke talks uncertain, US hits shippers with NKorea sanctions

    Nuke talks uncertain, US hits shippers with NKorea sanctions

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:47:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:46:10 GMT
    The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on three companies it says are helping North Korea with illicit shipments of goods to fund its nuclear program.
    The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on three companies it says are helping North Korea with illicit shipments of goods to fund its nuclear program.
  • The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

    The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:52:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:46:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A view of the Morandi highway bridge that collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violen...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A view of the Morandi highway bridge that collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violen...
    The Latest: Italian authorities have raised death toll in the Genoa highway bridge collapse to at least 37.
    The Latest: Italian authorities have raised death toll in the Genoa highway bridge collapse to at least 37.
  • Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, US spat

    Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, US spat

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:20:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:47:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People wait at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week, but some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalati...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People wait at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week, but some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalati...
    Some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalating dispute with the United States, in an indication that they are ready to endure economic pain and risk further deterioration in a...
    Some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalating dispute with the United States, in an indication that they are ready to endure economic pain and risk further deterioration in a Cold War-era alliance.
  • Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

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

    Saturday, August 11 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-08-11 06:09:56 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:34 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:34:42 GMT
    (Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...(Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.
  • Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:13:50 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:34 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:34:38 GMT
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.
  • White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:37:53 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:34 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:34:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.
  • Uber narrows 2Q loss as company polishes tarnished image

    Uber narrows 2Q loss as company polishes tarnished image

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:10:02 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 15.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 15.
    Uber narrows its losses but still struggles to make money while the ride-hailing service's CEO deals with the headaches left behind by his predecessor.
    Uber narrows its losses but still struggles to make money while the ride-hailing service's CEO deals with the headaches left behind by his predecessor.
  • Twitter muzzles conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for a week

    Twitter muzzles conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for a week

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:37:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:36 GMT
    (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...(Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...
    Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for...
    Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for years with few, if any, repercussions.
  • US retail sales rose at robust 0.5 pct. annual rate in July

    US retail sales rose at robust 0.5 pct. annual rate in July

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:42:49 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:34 GMT
    US retail sales up a healthy 0.5 percent annual rate as consumers spend more on cars and restaurants.
    US retail sales up a healthy 0.5 percent annual rate as consumers spend more on cars and restaurants.
  • Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

    Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:18:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:33 GMT
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting the government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the electric car maker.
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting the government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the electric car maker.
  • A rising concern? After straws, balloons get more scrutiny

    A rising concern? After straws, balloons get more scrutiny

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:24:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/AJ Mast, File). FILE- In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo balloons are released in Memorial Stadium before an NCAA college football game between Indiana and Michigan in Bloomington, Ind. The celebration of releasing balloons into the air has lo...(AP Photo/AJ Mast, File). FILE- In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo balloons are released in Memorial Stadium before an NCAA college football game between Indiana and Michigan in Bloomington, Ind. The celebration of releasing balloons into the air has lo...
    Now that plastic straws seem headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be next to go pop?.
    Now that plastic straws seem headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be next to go pop?.
  • Macy's rebound continues into 2Q, but shares tumble

    Macy's rebound continues into 2Q, but shares tumble

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:42:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, traffic makes it's way past the Macy's flagship store in New York. Macy's Inc. reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 15.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, traffic makes it's way past the Macy's flagship store in New York. Macy's Inc. reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 15.
    Macy's sales rebound continues in 2Q but momentum slows.
    Macy's sales rebound continues in 2Q but momentum slows.
  • Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth

    Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:24:43 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018.
    Global stock markets are down amid a drop in commodity prices that suggests concern about economic growth.
    Global stock markets are down amid a drop in commodity prices that suggests concern about economic growth.
  • Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

    Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:53:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:33:14 GMT
    (Francisco Kjolseth/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, Arch Canyon within Bears Ears National Monument in Utah is viewed. The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two natio...(Francisco Kjolseth/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, Arch Canyon within Bears Ears National Monument in Utah is viewed. The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two natio...
    The U.S. government on Wednesday issued proposals for managing two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last year.
    The U.S. government on Wednesday issued proposals for managing two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last year.
  • The Latest: Report-CEO rethinking 'core parts' of Twitter

    The Latest: Report-CEO rethinking 'core parts' of Twitter

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:23:08 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:03:44 GMT
    (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...(Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...
    Report: Twitter CEO Dorsey is rethinking 'core parts' of the service to fight disinformation.
    Report: Twitter CEO Dorsey is rethinking 'core parts' of the service to fight disinformation.
  • Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:18:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:00:29 GMT
    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created.
    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created.
  • Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments

    Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:45:02 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:00:23 GMT
    Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments.
    Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments.
  • Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

    Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-08-09 19:01:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:00:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A Tesla emblem is seen on the back end of a Model S in the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A Tesla emblem is seen on the back end of a Model S in the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the...
    Tesla shares have dropped back to near the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that he may take the company private.
    Tesla shares have dropped back to near the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that he may take the company private.
  • US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:34:32 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:00:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building...
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building a tech startup to fight terrorism.
  • Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private

    Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:13:48 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:00:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2018, file photo, Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago.  Tesla is forming a special committee to evaluate  Musk’s plan to take the company private. The electric car maker sai...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2018, file photo, Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Tesla is forming a special committee to evaluate Musk’s plan to take the company private. The electric car maker sai...
    Tesla's board is preparing to evaluate CEO Elon Musk's brewing buyout bid with a three-member committee that includes a director whose objectivity has been recently questioned.
    Tesla's board is preparing to evaluate CEO Elon Musk's brewing buyout bid with a three-member committee that includes a director whose objectivity has been recently questioned.
  • Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

    Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:49:09 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:47:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade). Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade). Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.
  • Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

    Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:07:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:20:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.
  • Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:50:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:07:59 GMT
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.
  • Tiger Woods juices ratings for PGA championship

    Tiger Woods juices ratings for PGA championship

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:46:50 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:54:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Tiger Woods chips onto 14th green during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in St. Louis.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Tiger Woods chips onto 14th green during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in St. Louis.
    There's nothing like a late charge from Tiger Woods to juice ratings for a major golf tournament.
    There's nothing like a late charge from Tiger Woods to juice ratings for a major golf tournament.
  • The Latest: White House says Turkey treated pastor 'badly'

    The Latest: White House says Turkey treated pastor 'badly'

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:27 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:27:21 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:53:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File). FILE - In this Friday, May 4, 2018 file photo, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, center, looks at his phone during a ceremony in Istanbul. Erdogan said Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2018, that his country will boycott U....(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File). FILE - In this Friday, May 4, 2018 file photo, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, center, looks at his phone during a ceremony in Istanbul. Erdogan said Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2018, that his country will boycott U....
    Turkish media reports say a Turkish court has rejected an appeal for the release of an American pastor from detention.
    Turkish media reports say a Turkish court has rejected an appeal for the release of an American pastor from detention.
  • China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

    China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:43:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:03:18 GMT
    (Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...(Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...
    China files WTO challenge to US solar tariffs.
    China files WTO challenge to US solar tariffs.
  • White House admits error for false claim on black employment

    White House admits error for false claim on black employment

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:54:11 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles as she speaks to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Washington. Sanders took questions about former White House st...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles as she speaks to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Washington. Sanders took questions about former White House st...
    In a rare admission of error, the White House has walked back its false claim that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African American workers than President Barack Obama.
    In a rare admission of error, the White House has walked back its false claim that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African American workers than President Barack Obama.
  • Ben & Jerry's has new CEO focused on social impact

    Ben & Jerry's has new CEO focused on social impact

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:44:59 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:50:58 GMT
    Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry has a new CEO who has challenged the company to "double its social impact.".
    Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry has a new CEO who has challenged the company to "double its social impact.".
  • Britain: No Brexit deal would be "a huge strategic mistake"

    Britain: No Brexit deal would be "a huge strategic mistake"

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:47 AM EDT2018-08-15 10:47:28 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:40:55 GMT
    British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says it would be "a huge strategic mistake" if no deal is struck before Britain leaves the European Union in March as Brexit talks have stalled.
    British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says it would be "a huge strategic mistake" if no deal is struck before Britain leaves the European Union in March as Brexit talks have stalled.
  • Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:11:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:22:21 GMT
    (Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...(Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.
  • Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:07:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:58:32 GMT
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.
  • US productivity grew at strong 2.9 percent rate in Q2

    US productivity grew at strong 2.9 percent rate in Q2

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:42:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:15:57 GMT
    US productivity grew at strong 2.9 percent rate in second quarter while labor costs fell.
    US productivity grew at strong 2.9 percent rate in second quarter while labor costs fell.
  • US factory output rose solid 0.3 percent in July

    US factory output rose solid 0.3 percent in July

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:19:02 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley). In this July 25, 2018, photo a truck driver chains down a roll of steel to his flatbed at the NUCOR Steel Gallatin plant in Ghent, Ky. The rolls, weighing as much as 20 tons, are transported one at a time. On Wednesday, Au...(AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley). In this July 25, 2018, photo a truck driver chains down a roll of steel to his flatbed at the NUCOR Steel Gallatin plant in Ghent, Ky. The rolls, weighing as much as 20 tons, are transported one at a time. On Wednesday, Au...
    US industrial production rises by modest 0.1 percent in July, pulled down by mines, utilities.
    US industrial production rises by modest 0.1 percent in July, pulled down by mines, utilities.
  • Putin hosts Turkmen counterpart after signing Caspian deal

    Putin hosts Turkmen counterpart after signing Caspian deal

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:26:54 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:31:54 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow during the 5th Caspian summit at the Friendship Palace in Aktau, the Caspian Sea port in Kazakhst...(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow during the 5th Caspian summit at the Friendship Palace in Aktau, the Caspian Sea port in Kazakhst...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has hosted the leader of Turkmenistan for talks following the signing of an agreement on the status of the Caspian Sea.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has hosted the leader of Turkmenistan for talks following the signing of an agreement on the status of the Caspian Sea.
  • EPA challenged safety of administration mileage freeze

    EPA challenged safety of administration mileage freeze

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:49:07 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:30:39 GMT
    Internal documents show the Environmental Protection Agency privately questioned the Trump administration's finding that freezing Obama-era mileage standards would make drivers safer.
    Internal documents show the Environmental Protection Agency privately questioned the Trump administration's finding that freezing Obama-era mileage standards would make drivers safer.
  • Danes to fence German border to stop boars with swine fever

    Danes to fence German border to stop boars with swine fever

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-08-15 11:12:49 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:58:03 GMT
    Danes will erect a 70-kilometer (43.4-mile) fence along the German border to stop wild boars from crossing, in the hope of preventing the spread of African swine fever that can jeopardize the country's big pork...
    Danes will erect a 70-kilometer (43.4-mile) fence along the German border to stop wild boars from crossing, in the hope of preventing the spread of African swine fever that can jeopardize the country's big pork industry.
  • Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for 1 week

    Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for 1 week

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:43:30 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:25:13 GMT
    Twitter says it is suspending the account of the far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week after he violated the company's rules against inciting violence.
    Twitter says it is suspending the account of the far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week after he violated the company's rules against inciting violence.
  • Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

    Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:29:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:09:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). People walk past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Shares were mostly lower in Asia early Wednesday despite a rally overnight on Wall Street as investo...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). People walk past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Shares were mostly lower in Asia early Wednesday despite a rally overnight on Wall Street as investo...
    Asian shares mostly lower despite easing fears over Turkish currency.
    Asian shares mostly lower despite easing fears over Turkish currency.
  • Dutch air traffic control problem grounds Schiphol flights

    Dutch air traffic control problem grounds Schiphol flights

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:22:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:54:26 GMT
    A problem with an air traffic control communication system has briefly halted all flights to and from Amsterdam's busy Schiphol Airport.
    A problem with an air traffic control communication system has briefly halted all flights to and from Amsterdam's busy Schiphol Airport.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland fined $4.9B for housing bubble role

    Royal Bank of Scotland fined $4.9B for housing bubble role

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:39:18 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:33:11 GMT
    Royal Bank of Scotland will pay a $4.9 billion fine to settle allegations it misrepresented the types of mortgages it sold to investors during the housing bubble that ultimately led to the 2008 financial crisis.
    Royal Bank of Scotland will pay a $4.9 billion fine to settle allegations it misrepresented the types of mortgages it sold to investors during the housing bubble that ultimately led to the 2008 financial crisis.
  • 5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:31:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:30:46 GMT
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.
  • Home Depot roars back in the second quarter

    Home Depot roars back in the second quarter

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:36:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-08-15 11:13:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2017, file photo, store greeter Danny Olivar, right, lends a hand to a customer to heft an air conditioning unit from a rapidly declining stock at a Home Depot store ahead of an expected heat wav...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2017, file photo, store greeter Danny Olivar, right, lends a hand to a customer to heft an air conditioning unit from a rapidly declining stock at a Home Depot store ahead of an expected heat wav...
    Home Depot raised profit and revenue expectations for the year and bounced back during the second quarter.
    Home Depot raised profit and revenue expectations for the year and bounced back during the second quarter.
  • New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

    New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:39:20 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 10:52:53 GMT
    New Jersey casinos and racetracks took in $40.6 million in sports bets in the first full month in which it was permitted.
    New Jersey casinos and racetracks took in $40.6 million in sports bets in the first full month in which it was permitted.
  • German economy defies trade gloom with strong growth

    German economy defies trade gloom with strong growth

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:16:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:54:53 GMT
    Official data show that the German economy grew by 0.5 percent in the second quarter compared with the previous three-month period, accelerating slightly.
    Official data show that the German economy grew by 0.5 percent in the second quarter compared with the previous three-month period, accelerating slightly.
  • Kroger to sell its goods to Chinese shoppers through Tmall

    Kroger to sell its goods to Chinese shoppers through Tmall

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:46:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:34:51 GMT
    Kroger to sell some products to Chinese shoppers through a website owned by Internet giant Alibaba.
    Kroger to sell some products to Chinese shoppers through a website owned by Internet giant Alibaba.
  • Defamation lawsuit over alleged fake Western painting tossed

    Defamation lawsuit over alleged fake Western painting tossed

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:01:04 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:22:55 GMT
    A federal judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit a Western art collector filed against a prestigious auction house and the owner of a Reno gallery who claimed an early 20th century cowboy painting he sold for...
    A federal judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit a Western art collector filed against a prestigious auction house and the owner of a Reno gallery who claimed an early 20th century cowboy painting he sold for $750,000 was a fake.
  • US retailers small companies rally as Turkey fears ease

    US retailers small companies rally as Turkey fears ease

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-08-14 14:42:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:56:23 GMT
    Gains for retailers and small and medium-sized companies are leading U.S. indexes higher as investors' fears about the Turkish currency crisis ease.
    Gains for retailers and small and medium-sized companies are leading U.S. indexes higher as investors' fears about the Turkish currency crisis ease.
  • Coca-Cola investing in sports drink maker BodyArmor

    Coca-Cola investing in sports drink maker BodyArmor

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-08-14 13:06:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:21:25 GMT
    Coca-Cola is taking an ownership stake in sports drink maker BodyArmor.
    Coca-Cola is taking an ownership stake in sports drink maker BodyArmor.
  • Uber faces new roadblock in New York on its way to IPO

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

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:51:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:18:23 GMT
    Uber faces new challenge leading up to IPO as New York city reins in growth of ride-hailing services.
    Uber faces new challenge leading up to IPO as New York city reins in growth of ride-hailing services.
  • Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

    Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:15:56 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:18:22 GMT
    (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). This Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III,  in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police o...(Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). This Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III, in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police o...
    Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.
    Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.
  • The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

    The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:18:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:13:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Kalyanaraman Shankari poses for photos in Mountain View, Calif. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google services on Android devices and iPhones allows the search giant to record your ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Kalyanaraman Shankari poses for photos in Mountain View, Calif. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google services on Android devices and iPhones allows the search giant to record your ...
    AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements even when you've told it not to keep your location history.
    AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements even when you've told it not to keep your location history.
  • Indian rupee falls to all-time low against dollar

    Indian rupee falls to all-time low against dollar

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:16:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:59:46 GMT
    Indian rupee falls to all-time low against U.S. dollar on worries Turkey financial crisis.
    Indian rupee falls to all-time low against U.S. dollar on worries Turkey financial crisis.
  • Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

    Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:31:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:48:11 GMT
    (Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...(Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...
    Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law.
    Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law.
  • Turkey's Erdogan vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talks

    Turkey's Erdogan vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talks

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:26:29 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:48:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mucahid Yapici). People walk in a market in Istanbul, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Turkey's central bank announced a series of measures on Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis. The Turkish lira has nosediv...(AP Photo/Mucahid Yapici). People walk in a market in Istanbul, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Turkey's central bank announced a series of measures on Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis. The Turkish lira has nosediv...
    The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors look to a speech by the finance chief later in the day.
    The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors look to a speech by the finance chief later in the day.
  • The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

    The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:46:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:35:09 GMT
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.
  • Times Up gives $750,000 for combatting sexual misconduct

    Times Up gives $750,000 for combatting sexual misconduct

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:10:42 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:06:52 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Fatima Goss Graves speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hill...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Fatima Goss Graves speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hill...
    A fund dedicated to aiding victims of sexual harassment and assault is giving $750,000 in grants to local organizations across the country.
    A fund dedicated to aiding victims of sexual harassment and assault is giving $750,000 in grants to local organizations across the country.
  • Correction: Citizens Bank Headquarters story

    Correction: Citizens Bank Headquarters story

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:03:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:49:24 GMT
    Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.
    Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.
  • Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:54:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:06:55 GMT
    (Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...(Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.
  • 'The Meg' chomps $44.5M, 'BlacKkKlansman' opens strong

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

    Sunday, August 12 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-08-12 16:18:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:17:48 GMT
    The shark thriller "The Meg" became the latest success in Hollywood's sizzling summer, opening well above expectations with $44.5 million in ticket sales, according to box office estimates Sunday.
    The shark thriller "The Meg" became the latest success in Hollywood's sizzling summer, opening well above expectations with $44.5 million in ticket sales, according to box office estimates Sunday.
  • Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:27:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.
  • Global markets stabilize as Turkey jitters ease

    Global markets stabilize as Turkey jitters ease

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:21:39 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-08-14 14:43:35 GMT
    Asian stock markets mixed after Wall Street falls on jitters over Turkey.
    Asian stock markets mixed after Wall Street falls on jitters over Turkey.
  • South Korea bans driving BMWs under recall due to fires

    South Korea bans driving BMWs under recall due to fires

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-08-14 03:10:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-08-14 13:52:41 GMT
    South Korea will ban driving recalled BMWs that haven't received safety checks following fires the German automaker has blamed on a faulty exhaust gas component.
    South Korea will ban driving recalled BMWs that haven't received safety checks following fires the German automaker has blamed on a faulty exhaust gas component.
  • Trump's Harley boycott call roils Wisconsin primary

    Trump's Harley boycott call roils Wisconsin primary

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:52:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:15:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. Eight Democrats are taking on Walker in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, as he seeks a third term, a sign of jus...(AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. Eight Democrats are taking on Walker in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, as he seeks a third term, a sign of jus...
    President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead the...
    President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead the primary.
  • Turkey tries to contain crisis but currency keeps falling

    Turkey tries to contain crisis but currency keeps falling

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

    Alaska's North Slope shaken by 2 largest recorded quakes

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:10:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:59 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:59:15 GMT
    The largest earthquake to ever rock Alaska's North Slope was followed about six hours later by the second largest _ an aftershock of the first.
    The largest earthquake to ever rock Alaska's North Slope was followed about six hours later by the second largest _ an aftershock of the first.
  • Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

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

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

    VF, following millions of consumers, will shed its denim

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:35:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:37:14 GMT
    VF to break off its denim business to hone its focus on money-making active-outerwear.
    VF to break off its denim business to hone its focus on money-making active-outerwear.
  • Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

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

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

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-08-13 16:47:45 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-08-14 03:36:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this long-exposure photo, smoke and an orange glow are seen on Ketron Island in Washington state, early Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 as viewed from near Steilacoom, Wash. On Friday, an airline mechanic stole an empty Horizon Air...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this long-exposure photo, smoke and an orange glow are seen on Ketron Island in Washington state, early Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 as viewed from near Steilacoom, Wash. On Friday, an airline mechanic stole an empty Horizon Air...
    How did an airline worker steal a plane and what are authorities doing?.
    How did an airline worker steal a plane and what are authorities doing?.
  • Northeast governors, eastern Canada premiers meet in Vermont

    Northeast governors, eastern Canada premiers meet in Vermont

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

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

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

    Appeals court tells EPA to stop sales of harmful pesticide

    Friday, August 10 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:20:49 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:06:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. A federal appeals court has ruled ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. A federal appeals court has ruled ...
    The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to stop sales of a widely used pesticide within two months.
    The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to stop sales of a widely used pesticide within two months.
  • Malaysia eyes more than 10-fold hike in Singapore water deal

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

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

    Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

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

    GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

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

    Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Friday, August 10 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-08-10 22:45:47 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:23:44 GMT
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.
  • Bayer shares plunge in wake of Monsanto weed killer verdict

    Bayer shares plunge in wake of Monsanto weed killer verdict

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

    Friendly tone belied desperate acts of Seattle plane thief

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

    Warren Buffett's investing continues to evolve even at 87

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

    Virgin joins BA in criticizing long wait times at Heathrow

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

    Newest US sanctions against Russia hit an economic nerve

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

    California fires may make homeowners insurance harder to get

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

    Billionaire drops quest to split California into 3 parts

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

    Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430

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

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

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

    Global stocks sink as Turkey fears hurt emerging markets

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

    The Latest: Germany urges solution on Turkish prisoners

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

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

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

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

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

    Founder of The Good Earth restaurant chain dies at age 89

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

    Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

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

    Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

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

    Asian stocks sink as Turkey fears hurt emerging markets

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

    Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott

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

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

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

    US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July

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

    Huge Los Angeles gas leak leads to $120 million settlement

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

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

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

    New US sanctions could pitch Russia relations to new low

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

    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

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

    Serving on corporate board while in Congress? That could end

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

    Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

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

    Russian PM strongly warns US against ramping up sanctions

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

    Romanian expats stage huge anti-govt protest in Bucharest

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

    Newspaper calls for war of words against Trump media attacks

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

    Turkey shaken by financial fears, Trump rattles it further

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

    Speech group: @realDonaldTrump still blocking Twitter foes

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

    The Latest: Monsanto to appeal $289 million verdict

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

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

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

    Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

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

    Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

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

    Bank of the West's environmental stand faces blowback

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

    The Latest: Official says sanctions lack 'state seriousness'

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

    Disney says its new streaming service won't rival Netflix

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

    APNewsBreak: Outsourcing critic's brand sells foreign parts

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

    Serving on corporate board while in Congress? That could end

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

    Italian wine harvest begins, productive year forecast

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

    Consumer prices up 2.9 pct, leaving Americans worse off

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

    South Korea: North Korean coal entered its ports illegally

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

    Japan's economy rebounds as consumers, companies spend more

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

    Court orders ban on harmful pesticide, says EPA violated law

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

    World markets unnerved by Turkey's financial turmoil

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

    Ryanair pilots strike in Germany, 4 other countries

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

    China auto sales down 5.3 percent as SUV demand sags

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

    UK economy picks up after winter freeze

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

    Merger cancellation pushes Rite Aid into uncertain future

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

    $3.9B buyout of Tribune by Sinclair ends in acrimony

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

    Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

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

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

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

    Ex-Hearst Newspaper chief Robert Danzig dies at 85

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

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

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

    Organic dairy farmers vow to compete in changing industry

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

    Poles want coal jobs protected amid green energy shift

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

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

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

    Crocs to outsource manufacturing of clogs, other footwear

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

    The Latest: Incremental improvements in new Samsung phone

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

    Immigration raids in Nebraska, Minnesota target businesses

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

    China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

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

    China orders recall from overseas as vaccine scandal churns

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

    Turkey to outline 'new economic model' as currency slides

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

    Suzuki, Mazda, Yamaha admit using fake vehicle emission data

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

    Testing finds flaws with car electronic car safety systems

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

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

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

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

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

    US producer prices flat in July, restraining inflation

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

    Romania expatriates arrive home before anti-gov't protest

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

    Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

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

    Frankfurt flights resume after being suspended for storm

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

    Bubble Wrap maker under investigation by the SEC

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

    Indian ride-hailing service Ola plans UK expansion

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

    Global stock markets ease ahead of Wall Street open

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

    Famous Nevada pimp running for office loses brothel license

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

    Concern in Arkansas town highlights trade fears in US states

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

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

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

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

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

    Swedish IKEA opens first single-brand retail store in India

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

    Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

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

    Major tech companies remove Alex Jones for hate, bullying

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

    CVS Health tops 2Q forecasts, downplays help from rebates

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

    US braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions

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

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

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

    Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food

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

    The Latest: Musk says going private would free Tesla

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

    Republican law limiting labor powers defeated in Missouri

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

    US drops bribery case against ex-Arizona utility regulator

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

    Amazon? Mysterious 'Project Rocket' advances outside Atlanta

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

    Commander: Iran navy exercise a message to US on sanctions

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

    Brazil rushes to thwart measles outbreak from Venezuelans

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

    Sinclair, Tribune in talks to overcome regulatory hurdles

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

    Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

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

    China eliminates work permits in latest appeal to Taiwanese

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

    The Latest: First Muslim woman poised to join Congress

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