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  • Sen. Collins likely against GOP health bill in latest blow

    Sen. Collins likely against GOP health bill in latest blow

    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:37 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:37:12 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:58 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:58:02 GMT
    Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she finds it "very difficult" to envision backing the last-chance GOP bill repealing the Obama health care law.
    Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she finds it "very difficult" to envision backing the last-chance GOP bill repealing the Obama health care law.
  • The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation

    The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:06:01 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:48:43 GMT
    Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.
    Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.
  • Facebook to release Russia ads, beef up election 'integrity'

    Facebook to release Russia ads, beef up election 'integrity'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:55:50 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:48:34 GMT
    Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.
    Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators.
  • London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city

    London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:16:19 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:48:32 GMT
    The mayor of London says people angry about the decision to strip Uber of its license in the city should blame the ride-hailing company itself, and not transit authorities.
    The mayor of London says people angry about the decision to strip Uber of its license in the city should blame the ride-hailing company itself, and not transit authorities.
  • Facebook nixes plan for new stock class ahead of court fight

    Facebook nixes plan for new stock class ahead of court fight

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:17:02 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:48:26 GMT
    Mark Zuckerberg says the company is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let the him keep tight reins on the company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy.
    Mark Zuckerberg says the company is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let the him keep tight reins on the company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy.
  • The Latest: Group wants Congress to revisit Medicaid changes

    The Latest: Group wants Congress to revisit Medicaid changes

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:05:09 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:18:56 GMT
    A study finds the latest GOP effort to end "Obamacare" would take federal dollars away from states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
    A study finds the latest GOP effort to end "Obamacare" would take federal dollars away from states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

    AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:25:39 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:18:44 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute.
    AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute.
  • Republicans see political necessity in health care effort

    Republicans see political necessity in health care effort

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:05:44 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:18:42 GMT
    Republicans are feeling the heat to succeed in 'Obamacare' replacement effort.
    Republicans are feeling the heat to succeed in 'Obamacare' replacement effort.
  • French marchers fill Paris streets to protest new work rules

    French marchers fill Paris streets to protest new work rules

    Saturday, September 23 2017 3:36 AM EDT2017-09-23 07:36:09 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:17:38 GMT
    French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections.
    French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections.
  • Public shaming likely but GOP wary of new laws after Equifax

    Public shaming likely but GOP wary of new laws after Equifax

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:48:01 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:17:31 GMT
    Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million...
    Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans.
  • Berliners to vote on future of city's Tegel Airport

    Berliners to vote on future of city's Tegel Airport

    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:46:51 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:17:29 GMT
    Berliners are being asked to decide on the future of their Tegel Airport, which is due to close when a much-delayed big international airport opens near the German capital.
    Berliners are being asked to decide on the future of their Tegel Airport, which is due to close when a much-delayed big international airport opens near the German capital.
  • Swiss voters reject raising women's retirement age to 65

    Swiss voters reject raising women's retirement age to 65

    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:47:04 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:17:28 GMT
    Swiss voters have decided against increasing the retirement age of women to 65 from 64.
    Swiss voters have decided against increasing the retirement age of women to 65 from 64.
  • The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution

    The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:26:18 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:17:23 GMT
    Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth _ and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news.
    Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth _ and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news.
  • Trump trying to turn around GOP holdouts on health bill

    Trump trying to turn around GOP holdouts on health bill

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:18 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:07:39 GMT
    McCain opposes latest GOP health care bill, drawing ire from Trump and possibly dealing death blow to repeal-and-replace effort.
    McCain opposes latest GOP health care bill, drawing ire from Trump and possibly dealing death blow to repeal-and-replace effort.
  • Hurricane pushes long-suffering Puerto Rico to the edge

    Hurricane pushes long-suffering Puerto Rico to the edge

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:05:49 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:59:06 GMT
    Puerto Rico was already on the edge before Hurricane Maria, reeling from a decade-long, downward economic spiral that was far deeper than the Great Recession on the mainland.
    Puerto Rico was already on the edge before Hurricane Maria, reeling from a decade-long, downward economic spiral that was far deeper than the Great Recession on the mainland.
  • Vatican denounces ousted auditor who says he was forced out

    Vatican denounces ousted auditor who says he was forced out

    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:06:59 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:07:13 GMT
    The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges.
    The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges.
  • Expansion work closes busiest US-Mexico border crossing

    Expansion work closes busiest US-Mexico border crossing

    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:56 AM EDT2017-09-23 15:56:30 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:47:25 GMT
    People kicking off fall vacations in Mexico this weekend won't be able to use the nation's busiest border crossing to get there as it's closed for a $741 billion expansion project.
    People kicking off fall vacations in Mexico this weekend won't be able to use the nation's busiest border crossing to get there as it's closed for a $741 billion expansion project.
  • Head of House panel seeks tax relief for hurricane victims

    Head of House panel seeks tax relief for hurricane victims

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:45:56 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:26 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:26:50 GMT
    The head of the House's tax-writing committee is putting forward legislation to give temporary tax relief to victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
    The head of the House's tax-writing committee is putting forward legislation to give temporary tax relief to victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
  • Senate bill would make online political ads more transparent

    Senate bill would make online political ads more transparent

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:15:53 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:20 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:20:38 GMT
    Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads.
    Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads.
  • The Latest: Health care groups oppose GOP bill

    The Latest: Health care groups oppose GOP bill

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:06:24 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:38 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:38:51 GMT
    President Donald Trump is holding out hope that a last-ditch effort to overhaul the Obama-era health law isn't over.
    President Donald Trump is holding out hope that a last-ditch effort to overhaul the Obama-era health law isn't over.
  • Better late than never? Library book returned 78 years later

    Better late than never? Library book returned 78 years later

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:51 PM EDT2017-09-21 23:51:19 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:18:29 GMT
    A book borrowed nearly 80 years ago during the Great Depression has been returned to a Massachusetts public library.
    A book borrowed nearly 80 years ago during the Great Depression has been returned to a Massachusetts public library.
  • Batman comic series to feature scenery from Portland, Maine

    Batman comic series to feature scenery from Portland, Maine

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:55:48 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:18:25 GMT
    A highly anticipated Batman comic book series will have some locations that might look familiar to Maine residents.
    A highly anticipated Batman comic book series will have some locations that might look familiar to Maine residents.
  • New fight in California water wars: How to update old system

    New fight in California water wars: How to update old system

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:45:22 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-09-23 22:02:36 GMT
    Two massive tunnels that would have transformed California's water system are looking like they might become just a pipe dream.
    Two massive tunnels that would have transformed California's water system are looking like they might become just a pipe dream.
  • Gatorade pays California $300K, settles anti-water complaint

    Gatorade pays California $300K, settles anti-water complaint

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:55:36 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 15:49:01 GMT
    California's attorney general has reached a $300,000 settlement with Gatorade over allegations the company made "anti-water" statements in a cellphone video game.
    California's attorney general has reached a $300,000 settlement with Gatorade over allegations the company made "anti-water" statements in a cellphone video game.
  • SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

    SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:55:51 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 10:18 AM EDT2017-09-23 14:18:40 GMT
    SEC says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016.
    SEC says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016.
  • Closure at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headaches

    Closure at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headaches

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:35:39 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:58:41 GMT
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
  • Trade panel says low-cost solar imports hurt US companies

    Trade panel says low-cost solar imports hurt US companies

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:16:45 GMT
    A U.S. trade commission is preparing to consider whether to recommend tariffs on imported solar panels.
    A U.S. trade commission is preparing to consider whether to recommend tariffs on imported solar panels.
  • In new setback, Uber to lose license to work in London

    In new setback, Uber to lose license to work in London

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:25:36 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:06:54 GMT
    London's transport authority says it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security.
    London's transport authority says it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security.
  • China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

    China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:26:09 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:49:08 GMT
    China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea in new pressure over nuclear, missile ambitions.
    China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea in new pressure over nuclear, missile ambitions.
  • China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

    China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:55:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:47:22 GMT
    A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has said U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing ordered Chinese banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," but gave no...
    A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has said U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing ordered Chinese banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," but gave no indication what steps China is taking.
  • Moody's cuts UK's credit rating citing finances, Brexit

    Moody's cuts UK's credit rating citing finances, Brexit

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-09-22 23:26:06 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:47:00 GMT
    Moody's has downgraded its credit rating on Great Britain, citing the country's weakening finances and the impact of its decision to exit the European Union.
    Moody's has downgraded its credit rating on Great Britain, citing the country's weakening finances and the impact of its decision to exit the European Union.
  • US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

    US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:25:55 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 5:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 09:06:17 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. will impose additional sanctions on North Korea over the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. will impose additional sanctions on North Korea over the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup.
  • New Zealanders head to polls for neck-and-neck national vote

    New Zealanders head to polls for neck-and-neck national vote

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:35:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 05:16:54 GMT
    New Zealanders vote in national elections Saturday after a campaign in which the candidates found time for selfies and self-reflection.
    New Zealanders vote in national elections Saturday after a campaign in which the candidates found time for selfies and self-reflection.
  • May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period

    May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:45:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:47 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:47:51 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to revive foundering Brexit negotiations, proposing a two-year transition period after the country formal departure in 2019 to ensure Britain's departure from the...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to revive foundering Brexit negotiations, proposing a two-year transition period after the country formal departure in 2019 to ensure Britain's departure from the European Union goes smoothly.
  • The Latest: Trump criticizes McCain over health care bill

    The Latest: Trump criticizes McCain over health care bill

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:36:34 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:18:58 GMT
    Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.
    Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.
  • Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industry

    Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industry

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:35:48 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:16:42 GMT
    Cheap solar panels imported from China and other countries have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where installations have surged 10-fold since 2011. But two US solar manufacturers say the flood of imports...
    Cheap solar panels imported from China and other countries have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where installations have surged 10-fold since 2011. But two US solar manufacturers say the flood of imports has led to bankruptcy and layoffs.
  • Forest Service, Idaho work to boost logging on federal land

    Forest Service, Idaho work to boost logging on federal land

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:56 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:56:13 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:26 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:26:44 GMT
    The U.S. Forest Service and Idaho have forged agreements for logging and restoration projects on federal land in what officials say could become a template for other Western states to create jobs and reduce the...
    The U.S. Forest Service and Idaho have forged agreements for logging and restoration projects on federal land in what officials say could become a template for other Western states to create jobs and reduce the severity of wildfires.
  • First airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hit

    First airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hit

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:25 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:25:58 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:26 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:26:32 GMT
    The first airline flights to Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria have landed on the battered island.
    The first airline flights to Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria have landed on the battered island.
  • Mercedes-Benz agreeing to replace seat heaters after lawsuit

    Mercedes-Benz agreeing to replace seat heaters after lawsuit

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:17:11 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:03 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:03:01 GMT
    A federal judge has granted preliminary approval of a lawsuit settlement involving seat heaters in more than 270,000 Mercedes-Benz SUVs.
    A federal judge has granted preliminary approval of a lawsuit settlement involving seat heaters in more than 270,000 Mercedes-Benz SUVs.
  • Energy leads US stocks indexes to a mostly higher finish

    Energy leads US stocks indexes to a mostly higher finish

    Friday, September 22 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:35:48 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:57:09 GMT
    The major U.S. stock indexes are wavering in early trading as losses by technology companies largely outweigh gains by oil companies.
    The major U.S. stock indexes are wavering in early trading as losses by technology companies largely outweigh gains by oil companies.
  • Not home? Walmart wants to walk in and stock your fridge

    Not home? Walmart wants to walk in and stock your fridge

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:45:45 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:46 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:46:59 GMT
    Walmart is testing a service that lets a delivery person walk into a customer's home when they're not there to drop off packages or put groceries in the fridge.
    Walmart is testing a service that lets a delivery person walk into a customer's home when they're not there to drop off packages or put groceries in the fridge.
  • Does NKorean H-bomb threat push US closer to war?

    Does NKorean H-bomb threat push US closer to war?

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:55:43 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:02:06 GMT
    In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions.
    In wake of fiery military threats again North Korea, Trump piles on new economic sanctions.
  • Review: iTunes video upgrade makes the new Apple TV worth it

    Review: iTunes video upgrade makes the new Apple TV worth it

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:35:52 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:19:09 GMT
    Review: Apple's new TV-streaming gadget is nice, but an iTunes video upgrade makes it a real winner.
    Review: Apple's new TV-streaming gadget is nice, but an iTunes video upgrade makes it a real winner.
  • The Latest: EU's Brexit chief welcomes 'constructive' speech

    The Latest: EU's Brexit chief welcomes 'constructive' speech

    Friday, September 22 2017 9:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 13:45:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:38 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:38:22 GMT
    A few dozen people are taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Florence where Prime Minister Theresa May is giving a speech on Britain's exit from the European Union.
    A few dozen people are taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Florence where Prime Minister Theresa May is giving a speech on Britain's exit from the European Union.
  • The Latest: Panel votes against cheaper solar panel imports

    The Latest: Panel votes against cheaper solar panel imports

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:36:43 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:19 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:19:04 GMT
    A U.S. trade panel has found that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to U.S. solar manufacturers.
    A U.S. trade panel has found that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to U.S. solar manufacturers.
  • GOP health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 states

    GOP health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 states

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:35:15 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:04:16 GMT
    An inscrutable provision in the Republican health care bill would apparently steer extra cash to Wisconsin, home state of the measure's co-sponsor.
    An inscrutable provision in the Republican health care bill would apparently steer extra cash to Wisconsin, home state of the measure's co-sponsor.
  • China criticizes S&P credit rating cut as 'wrong decision'

    China criticizes S&P credit rating cut as 'wrong decision'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:25:46 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:46 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:46:12 GMT
    The Standard & Poor's rating agency has cut China's credit rating, citing the country's rising debt load.
    The Standard & Poor's rating agency has cut China's credit rating, citing the country's rising debt load.
  • Stocks subdued amid North Korea concerns, European data

    Stocks subdued amid North Korea concerns, European data

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:15:49 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:26 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:26:14 GMT
    World stock markets fall as investors turn cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea, China credit rating downgrade.
    World stock markets fall as investors turn cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea, China credit rating downgrade.
  • Macron signs decrees to implement major labor reform

    Macron signs decrees to implement major labor reform

    Friday, September 22 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:35:43 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:16:03 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron has signed Friday five decrees paving the way to the implementation of labor measures aimed at boosting growth, his first major reform since his election.
    French President Emmanuel Macron has signed Friday five decrees paving the way to the implementation of labor measures aimed at boosting growth, his first major reform since his election.
  • France renews half of senators' seats, a test for Macron

    France renews half of senators' seats, a test for Macron

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:45:46 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:08:28 GMT
    On Sunday, France will elect nearly half its Senate, in a vote that is expected to illustrate the slide in President Emmanuel Macron's popularity since his election earlier this year.
    On Sunday, France will elect nearly half its Senate, in a vote that is expected to illustrate the slide in President Emmanuel Macron's popularity since his election earlier this year.
  • The Latest: S&P cuts Hong Kong rating after cutting China's

    The Latest: S&P cuts Hong Kong rating after cutting China's

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:25:22 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-22 13:26:00 GMT
    The Standard & Poor's rating agency has cut its credit rating for Hong Kong a day after downgrading China, citing risks posed by their close ties.
    The Standard & Poor's rating agency has cut its credit rating for Hong Kong a day after downgrading China, citing risks posed by their close ties.
  • Japanese video gaming adapting new tech for familiar titles

    Japanese video gaming adapting new tech for familiar titles

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:55:47 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:49:18 GMT
    The Japanese video game industry is finding its way out of the doldrums, by adapting new technology for decades-old titles.
    The Japanese video game industry is finding its way out of the doldrums, by adapting new technology for decades-old titles.
  • Thousands in Germany protest over planned steel merger

    Thousands in Germany protest over planned steel merger

    Friday, September 22 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:15:35 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:15:53 GMT
    Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000 jobs.
    Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000 jobs.
  • California hits Gatorade in court for "anti-water" videogame

    California hits Gatorade in court for "anti-water" videogame

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:45:16 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:28 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:28:19 GMT
    California's attorney general has reached a $300,000 settlement with Gatorade over allegations the company made "anti-water" statements in a cellphone video game.
    California's attorney general has reached a $300,000 settlement with Gatorade over allegations the company made "anti-water" statements in a cellphone video game.
  • After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

    After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:25:29 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:27:57 GMT
    Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic...
    Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic Alternative for Germany.
  • Eurozone growth hopes reinforced by strong survey

    Eurozone growth hopes reinforced by strong survey

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:25:38 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:26 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:26:23 GMT
    A closely watched survey is showing that the eurozone economy, made up of the 19 countries that use the euro currency, has ended the third quarter on a strong note, in a development that further reinforces hopes...
    A closely watched survey is showing that the eurozone economy, made up of the 19 countries that use the euro currency, has ended the third quarter on a strong note, in a development that further reinforces hopes about the state of the region's recovery.
  • Sweden charges ex-telecom execs in Uzbek corruption scandal

    Sweden charges ex-telecom execs in Uzbek corruption scandal

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:55:37 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:56 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:56:11 GMT
    Sweden's prosecution authority says three former executives with Swedish telecom company Telia have been charged with corruption involving contracts in Uzbekistan.
    Sweden's prosecution authority says three former executives with Swedish telecom company Telia have been charged with corruption involving contracts in Uzbekistan.
  • Asian shares fall on North Korea concerns, China rate cut

    Asian shares fall on North Korea concerns, China rate cut

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:35:14 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:56 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:56:07 GMT
    U.S. stock indexes are veering slightly lower in early trading Thursday as investors size up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news.
    U.S. stock indexes are veering slightly lower in early trading Thursday as investors size up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news.
  • The Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

    The Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:26 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:26:15 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:46 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:46:33 GMT
    President Donald Trump is meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday about the ongoing North Korea crisis.
    President Donald Trump is meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday about the ongoing North Korea crisis.
  • In debut at UN, Trump to offer assurances, warnings

    In debut at UN, Trump to offer assurances, warnings

    Friday, September 15 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-09-15 18:38:53 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:41 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:41:51 GMT

    A top U.S. national security official says President Donald Trump will work to build business ties between the U.S. and other nations during the United Nations General Assembly next week.

    A top U.S. national security official says President Donald Trump will work to build business ties between the U.S. and other nations during the United Nations General Assembly next week.

  • Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

    Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:15:49 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:09:06 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the response to a meeting with a Russian...
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the response to a meeting with a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower last year.
  • Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity

    Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:03 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:07:25 GMT
    Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans stunned by a hurricane that crushed concrete balconies and paralyzed the island with landslides, flooding and downed trees vowed to rebuild amid an economic crisis as rescue crews...
    Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans stunned by a hurricane that crushed concrete balconies and paralyzed the island with landslides, flooding and downed trees vowed to rebuild amid an economic crisis as rescue crews fanned out across the U.S. territory.
  • An accounting for meteorological violence among insurers

    An accounting for meteorological violence among insurers

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:15:14 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 3:36 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:36:19 GMT
    Allstate expects $593 million in insurance losses for August due to Hurricane Harvey.
    Allstate expects $593 million in insurance losses for August due to Hurricane Harvey.
  • House Republicans plan retreat next week to discuss tax plan

    House Republicans plan retreat next week to discuss tax plan

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:05:02 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:55:51 GMT
    House Republicans plan a retreat away from the Capitol next week to discuss a tax overhaul that congressional leaders have been working on for month.
    House Republicans plan a retreat away from the Capitol next week to discuss a tax overhaul that congressional leaders have been working on for month.
  • Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:15 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:08:00 GMT
    Puerto Rico faces what officials say could be the strongest hurricane to ever hit the U.S. territory as they warned it would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the government to rebuild...
    Puerto Rico faces what officials say could be the strongest hurricane to ever hit the U.S. territory as they warned it would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the government to rebuild dozens of communities.
  • SEC under fire for being hacked despite warnings on security

    SEC under fire for being hacked despite warnings on security

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:56:08 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:06:21 GMT
    The Securities and Exchange Commission said its corporate filing system was hacked last year, and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally.
    The Securities and Exchange Commission said its corporate filing system was hacked last year, and the intruders may have used the nonpublic information they obtained to profit illegally.
  • May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit

    May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:46:04 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:05:47 GMT
    A senior EU official is doubtful that Britain's talks on leaving the EU can advance to a new phase next month, fueling concern a Brexit deal might not be found by the 2019 deadline.
    A senior EU official is doubtful that Britain's talks on leaving the EU can advance to a new phase next month, fueling concern a Brexit deal might not be found by the 2019 deadline.
  • Report: Hackers were snooping inside Equifax as of March

    Report: Hackers were snooping inside Equifax as of March

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:45:48 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:40 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:40:08 GMT
    A report in The Wall Street Journal says that hackers broker into Equifax's computer systems in March, giving them time to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million Americans.
    A report in The Wall Street Journal says that hackers broker into Equifax's computer systems in March, giving them time to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million Americans.
  • Google buys HTC's Pixel team in $1.1B bet on devices

    Google buys HTC's Pixel team in $1.1B bet on devices

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:55:41 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:40 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:40:03 GMT
    Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services.
    Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services.
  • Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

    Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:45:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:35:34 GMT
    President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors.
    President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors.
  • Original Trix, made with artificial colors, is coming back

    Original Trix, made with artificial colors, is coming back

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:45:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:35:28 GMT
    Trix is back to its old tricks: The colorful cereal will once again be made artificial dyes and ingredients, less than two years after the ingredients were banished from the cereal.
    Trix is back to its old tricks: The colorful cereal will once again be made artificial dyes and ingredients, less than two years after the ingredients were banished from the cereal.
  • Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

    Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:16:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:25:10 GMT
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
  • The big question: Will cancer immune therapy work for me?

    The big question: Will cancer immune therapy work for me?

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:23 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:23:06 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:17:14 GMT
    Gene tests may help gauge who will benefit from cancer immune system treatments.
    Gene tests may help gauge who will benefit from cancer immune system treatments.
  • Protests continue at Spanish court over secession arrests

    Protests continue at Spanish court over secession arrests

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:05:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:17:07 GMT
    Thousands have gathered at the gates of Catalonia's judicial body in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen officials arrested in connection with a vote on independence that Spanish authorities are challenging...
    Thousands have gathered at the gates of Catalonia's judicial body in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen officials arrested in connection with a vote on independence that Spanish authorities are challenging as illegal.
  • Surging stock market powers US wealth to $96.2 trillion

    Surging stock market powers US wealth to $96.2 trillion

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:25:40 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:06:15 GMT
    Surging stock market, rising home values power US wealth to $96.2 trillion.
    Surging stock market, rising home values power US wealth to $96.2 trillion.
  • Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

    Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:05:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:46:06 GMT
    Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.
    Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.
  • L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

    L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:35:57 GMT
    The family of L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, says she has died at age 94.
    The family of L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, says she has died at age 94.
  • Facebook tightens ad policies after 'Jew-hater' fiasco

    Facebook tightens ad policies after 'Jew-hater' fiasco

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:36:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:18:29 GMT
    Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says the company is tightening its policies and tools that let businesses target advertisements to its 2 billion users.
    Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says the company is tightening its policies and tools that let businesses target advertisements to its 2 billion users.
  • Thirty-year fixed mortgage rate rises to 3.83 percent

    Thirty-year fixed mortgage rate rises to 3.83 percent

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:39 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:39:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:46:01 GMT
    Long-term mortgage rates rise: 30-year fixed hits 3.83 percent, up from low for 2017.
    Long-term mortgage rates rise: 30-year fixed hits 3.83 percent, up from low for 2017.
  • Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring

    Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:15:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:25:25 GMT
    Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring that includes jobs for toy demonstrators _ despite its filing for bankruptcy.
    Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring that includes jobs for toy demonstrators _ despite its filing for bankruptcy.
  • Ryanair CEO admits mistakes amid cancellations crisis

    Ryanair CEO admits mistakes amid cancellations crisis

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:45:47 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:06:08 GMT
    Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary is set to face shareholders at the company's annual general meeting amid a pilot shortage that has forced the budget airline to cancel hundreds of flights.
    Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary is set to face shareholders at the company's annual general meeting amid a pilot shortage that has forced the budget airline to cancel hundreds of flights.
  • Need a new appliance? Learn, compare - then ask for a deal

    Need a new appliance? Learn, compare - then ask for a deal

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:55:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:05:55 GMT
    To save money on a major appliance, do your homework, visit a store and ask for a deal. And don't buy an extra warranty without reading the fine print.
    To save money on a major appliance, do your homework, visit a store and ask for a deal. And don't buy an extra warranty without reading the fine print.
  • World shares mixed as markets mull latest Fed statement

    World shares mixed as markets mull latest Fed statement

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:25:44 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:45:43 GMT
    Asian shares mostly lower, dollar up after Fed says it start trimming bond holdings, plans one more interest rate increase this year.
    Asian shares mostly lower, dollar up after Fed says it start trimming bond holdings, plans one more interest rate increase this year.
  • Businessman put on notice after rant against Kathy Griffin

    Businessman put on notice after rant against Kathy Griffin

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:35:51 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:35:11 GMT
    One of the nation's biggest homebuilders is putting its top executive on notice after his vulgar rant against comedian Kathy Griffin went viral.
    One of the nation's biggest homebuilders is putting its top executive on notice after his vulgar rant against comedian Kathy Griffin went viral.
  • Dutch appeals court upholds ban on former Dutch Uber service

    Dutch appeals court upholds ban on former Dutch Uber service

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:06:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:58:21 GMT
    An appeals court has upheld the Dutch government's ban on one of Uber's former ride-hailing services in the Netherlands.
    An appeals court has upheld the Dutch government's ban on one of Uber's former ride-hailing services in the Netherlands.
  • Claims for US jobless aid fall as hurricane impact recedes

    Claims for US jobless aid fall as hurricane impact recedes

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:45:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:06:05 GMT
    Claims for US unemployment benefits slide as Hurricane Harvey's impact declines.
    Claims for US unemployment benefits slide as Hurricane Harvey's impact declines.
  • WTO sharply upgrades forecast for trade growth in 2017

    WTO sharply upgrades forecast for trade growth in 2017

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:45:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:56:20 GMT
    The World Trade Organization has revised sharply upward its forecast for world trade growth this year to 3.6 percent, citing "resurgence in Asian trade flows" and a rebound in North American import demand.
    The World Trade Organization has revised sharply upward its forecast for world trade growth this year to 3.6 percent, citing "resurgence in Asian trade flows" and a rebound in North American import demand.
  • Apple says its new watch has cellular connectivity problems

    Apple says its new watch has cellular connectivity problems

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:55:17 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:38:05 GMT
    Apple is confirming that the new Series 3 Watch has problems connecting to a cellular network.
    Apple is confirming that the new Series 3 Watch has problems connecting to a cellular network.
  • Fed announces a start to modestly reducing its bond holdings

    Fed announces a start to modestly reducing its bond holdings

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:15 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:15:51 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:26:21 GMT
    Fed announces start of trimming of bond holdings with $10 billion reduction in October.
    Fed announces start of trimming of bond holdings with $10 billion reduction in October.
  • GOP report accuses watchdog of going easy on Wells Fargo

    GOP report accuses watchdog of going easy on Wells Fargo

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:45:29 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:15:59 GMT
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could have fined Wells Fargo more than $10 billion for its illegal sales practices scandal but instead settled for $100 million, according to documents released by...
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could have fined Wells Fargo more than $10 billion for its illegal sales practices scandal but instead settled for $100 million, according to documents released by Congressional Republicans on Tuesday.
  • Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

    Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:24 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:24:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:38:13 GMT
    President Trump and Senate Republican leaders are in a frantic hunt for the last vote or two to pass revived legislation to repeal and replace 'Obamacare.'.
    President Trump and Senate Republican leaders are in a frantic hunt for the last vote or two to pass revived legislation to repeal and replace 'Obamacare.'.
  • Watchdog: Airfares for many travelers rise due to bag fees

    Watchdog: Airfares for many travelers rise due to bag fees

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:55:35 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:25:51 GMT
    A government watchdog says travelers who check at least one bag are paying more overall to fly than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2008.
    A government watchdog says travelers who check at least one bag are paying more overall to fly than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2008.
  • Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

    Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:55:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:26:08 GMT
    Prospects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim.
    Prospects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim.
  • Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:32:58 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:09:06 GMT
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed...
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumps to 226.
  • Asian shares weaken, dollar up after Fed's latest statement

    Asian shares weaken, dollar up after Fed's latest statement

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:36 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:36:09 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:08 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:08:42 GMT
    U.S. stock indexes are slightly lower in early trading ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest economic and interest rate policy update.
    U.S. stock indexes are slightly lower in early trading ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest economic and interest rate policy update.
  • The Latest: Mexico City mayor puts capital quake toll at 115

    The Latest: Mexico City mayor puts capital quake toll at 115

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:44 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:44:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:12 GMT
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed...
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumps to 248.
  • Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

    Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:15:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:17:56 GMT
    Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little...
    Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solution.
  • The Latest: Yellen stays quiet on wanting 2nd term

    The Latest: Yellen stays quiet on wanting 2nd term

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:34 AM EDT2017-09-20 09:34:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:56:10 GMT
    Financial markets are largely subdued ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement of its monetary policy meeting.
    Financial markets are largely subdued ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement of its monetary policy meeting.
  • US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supply

    US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supply

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:15:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:56:05 GMT
    US home sales declined 1.7 percent in August, dragged down by Hurricane Harvey and sales listing shortage.
    US home sales declined 1.7 percent in August, dragged down by Hurricane Harvey and sales listing shortage.
  • Health benefit offers from small businesses keep vanishing

    Health benefit offers from small businesses keep vanishing

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:52 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:52:31 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-09-20 22:46:38 GMT
    Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers as slow, steady cost hikes have made it too expensive for many to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide.
    Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers as slow, steady cost hikes have made it too expensive for many to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide.
  • Review: Apple Watch goes solo, but don't dump your phone yet

    Review: Apple Watch goes solo, but don't dump your phone yet

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:15:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-09-20 22:46:26 GMT
    Review: The Apple Watch goes solo, but don't ditch your phone just yet.
    Review: The Apple Watch goes solo, but don't ditch your phone just yet.
  • The Latest: Trump says GOP health care law has 'good chance'

    The Latest: Trump says GOP health care law has 'good chance'

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:07:24 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:28:34 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he hopes Republican senators will vote for new legislation that aims to repeal and replace his predecessor's health care law.
    President Donald Trump says he hopes Republican senators will vote for new legislation that aims to repeal and replace his predecessor's health care law.
  • Review: Glitzy iPhone X aside, the iPhone 8 is fine for most

    Review: Glitzy iPhone X aside, the iPhone 8 is fine for most

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 11:12:09 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:21:46 GMT
    The iPhone X might make your friends envious, but the iPhone 8 is the model for the masses _ similar to flying coach rather than first class.
    The iPhone X might make your friends envious, but the iPhone 8 is the model for the masses _ similar to flying coach rather than first class.
  • Fox bid for Sky referred to UK's competition regulator

    Fox bid for Sky referred to UK's competition regulator

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:15:03 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:16:17 GMT
    The British government has referred Twenty-First Century Fox's bid for satellite broadcaster Sky to competition authorities on public interest grounds, a move that sets up a six-month investigation into Rupert...
    The British government has referred Twenty-First Century Fox's bid for satellite broadcaster Sky to competition authorities on public interest grounds, a move that sets up a six-month investigation into Rupert Murdoch's takeover plans.
  • The Latest: Spain's PM warns Catalan officials to drop vote

    The Latest: Spain's PM warns Catalan officials to drop vote

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:14 AM EDT2017-09-20 09:14:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:05:27 GMT
    The Catalan regional government says that a top official in the management of the region's economic affairs has been arrested as a crackdown intensifies on preparations for a secession vote that Spanish authorities...
    The Catalan regional government says that a top official in the management of the region's economic affairs has been arrested as a crackdown intensifies on preparations for a secession vote that Spanish authorities have suspended.
  • 3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

    3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:07 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:55:57 GMT
    3 things to watch for from Fed in its statement, updated forecasts and Yellen news conference.
    3 things to watch for from Fed in its statement, updated forecasts and Yellen news conference.
  • Equifax says it had a security breach earlier in the year

    Equifax says it had a security breach earlier in the year

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:32:49 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:32:00 GMT
    Equifax had a separate security breach earlier this year, raising additional questions about company's security practices.
    Equifax had a separate security breach earlier this year, raising additional questions about company's security practices.
  • Toshiba board decides on chip sale to Bain Capital group

    Toshiba board decides on chip sale to Bain Capital group

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:15:07 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:55:58 GMT
    Toshiba says its board has signed off on selling its computer chip business to a group led by Bain Capital Private Equity, but the deal's future remains unclear as Toshiba's U.S. joint venture partner Western...
    Toshiba says its board has signed off on selling its computer chip business to a group led by Bain Capital Private Equity, but the deal's future remains unclear as Toshiba's U.S. joint venture partner Western Digital opposes it.
  • Greek oil spill effort stalled by cleanup vessel arrests

    Greek oil spill effort stalled by cleanup vessel arrests

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:15:05 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:16:23 GMT
    Greek authorities say that the captain and chief mechanic of a ship commissioned for an oil-spill cleanup operation outside Athens have been arrested on fuel smuggling charges.
    Greek authorities say that the captain and chief mechanic of a ship commissioned for an oil-spill cleanup operation outside Athens have been arrested on fuel smuggling charges.
  • European steel merger could see 4,000 jobs axed

    European steel merger could see 4,000 jobs axed

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:45:33 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:46:03 GMT
    Germany's Thyssenkrupp says it has reached a preliminary deal with Tata Steel of India to merge the two companies' European steel operations in a joint venture.
    Germany's Thyssenkrupp says it has reached a preliminary deal with Tata Steel of India to merge the two companies' European steel operations in a joint venture.
  • EPA nominee once helped chemical industry, lobbyists

    EPA nominee once helped chemical industry, lobbyists

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:30 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:30:21 GMT
    AP review finds trail of payments from chemical industry, lobbyists to research group run by EPA nominee.
    AP review finds trail of payments from chemical industry, lobbyists to research group run by EPA nominee.
  • China announces trade secrets crackdown to assure investors

    China announces trade secrets crackdown to assure investors

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:45:04 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:05:41 GMT
    China has announced a crackdown on violations of patents and trade secrets in an effort to mollify foreign companies ahead of a possible visit to Beijing by U.S. President Donald Trump.
    China has announced a crackdown on violations of patents and trade secrets in an effort to mollify foreign companies ahead of a possible visit to Beijing by U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • Moscow unveils monument to Kalashnikov, designer of AK-47

    Moscow unveils monument to Kalashnikov, designer of AK-47

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:12:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:46 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:46:52 GMT
    The new statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov cradling his signature AK-47 assault rifle unveiled Tuesday in Moscow commemorates one of Russia's most renowned and reviled inventions.
    The new statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov cradling his signature AK-47 assault rifle unveiled Tuesday in Moscow commemorates one of Russia's most renowned and reviled inventions.
  • Russia seeks extradition from Greece of suspect wanted by US

    Russia seeks extradition from Greece of suspect wanted by US

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:02:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:46 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:46:38 GMT
    Russia seeks extradition of Russian citizen arrested in Greece and wanted by US in major cybercrime fraud case.
    Russia seeks extradition of Russian citizen arrested in Greece and wanted by US in major cybercrime fraud case.
  • Global stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting outcome

    Global stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting outcome

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:45:35 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:25:43 GMT
    Asian stock markets are little changed as investors took to the sidelines ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement of the result of its meeting.
    Asian stock markets are little changed as investors took to the sidelines ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement of the result of its meeting.
  • Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

    Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:12:04 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:17 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:17:50 GMT
    Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'.
    Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'.
  • ECB official says stimulus withdrawal should be no drama

    ECB official says stimulus withdrawal should be no drama

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:34:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:35:20 GMT
    A member of the European Central Bank's rate-setting committee says that it is time to start phasing out the bank's bond-purchase stimulus efforts.
    A member of the European Central Bank's rate-setting committee says that it is time to start phasing out the bank's bond-purchase stimulus efforts.
  • States expand investigation of opioid makers, distributors

    States expand investigation of opioid makers, distributors

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:12 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:12:25 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:18:00 GMT
    States are asking for records from companies that make and distribute prescription opioid painkillers.
    States are asking for records from companies that make and distribute prescription opioid painkillers.
  • Saudi Arabia creating $2.7B entertainment investment company

    Saudi Arabia creating $2.7B entertainment investment company

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:35:03 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:16:03 GMT
    Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund is creating an entertainment investment company as the deeply conservative kingdom loosens the reins on fun.
    Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund is creating an entertainment investment company as the deeply conservative kingdom loosens the reins on fun.
  • Strong UK retail sales reinforces rate hike predictions

    Strong UK retail sales reinforces rate hike predictions

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:55:14 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:16:01 GMT
    Official figures show that retail sales in Britain during August rose strongly and for the third month running, a development that is likely to ease concerns about the scale of the inflation-led consumer slowdown.
    Official figures show that retail sales in Britain during August rose strongly and for the third month running, a development that is likely to ease concerns about the scale of the inflation-led consumer slowdown.
  • OECD thinks eurozone will grow as much as US this year

    OECD thinks eurozone will grow as much as US this year

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:35:26 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:15:39 GMT
    The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has upgraded its economic growth forecasts for the 19-country eurozone following a run of upbeat news.
    The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has upgraded its economic growth forecasts for the 19-country eurozone following a run of upbeat news.
  • NY attorney general presses TransUnion, Experian for details

    NY attorney general presses TransUnion, Experian for details

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 09:12:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:31 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:31:21 GMT
    NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has asked TransUnion and Experian for a cybersecurity update following the recent breach at Equifax, the other major credit monitoring service, that exposed sensitive...
    NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has asked TransUnion and Experian for a cybersecurity update following the recent breach at Equifax, the other major credit monitoring service, that exposed sensitive information belonging to 143 million Americans.
  • Zara store owner sees solid profit growth in H1

    Zara store owner sees solid profit growth in H1

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:15:47 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:35:58 GMT
    Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, which owns the Zara stores, says net profit jumped by 9 percent in the first half of its fiscal year, following strong growth in in-store and online sales.
    Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, which owns the Zara stores, says net profit jumped by 9 percent in the first half of its fiscal year, following strong growth in in-store and online sales.
  • The Latest: President Donald Trump warns North Korea

    The Latest: President Donald Trump warns North Korea

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:32:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:38 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:38:04 GMT
    President Donald Trump is opening his maiden address in front of the United Nationals General Assembly by praising his accomplishments in office so far.
    President Donald Trump is opening his maiden address in front of the United Nationals General Assembly by praising his accomplishments in office so far.
  • Toys R Us joins bankruptcy list as Amazon exerts influence

    Toys R Us joins bankruptcy list as Amazon exerts influence

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:02:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:26 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:26:06 GMT
    Toys R Us, pioneering big box toy retailer, says it has filed voluntarily for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
    Toys R Us, pioneering big box toy retailer, says it has filed voluntarily for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
  • One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes

    One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:32:21 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:19 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:19:30 GMT
    Top Senate Republicans say their last-ditch push to uproot President Barack Obama's health care law is gaining momentum.
    Top Senate Republicans say their last-ditch push to uproot President Barack Obama's health care law is gaining momentum.
  • APNewsBreak: California wants millions to fund water project

    APNewsBreak: California wants millions to fund water project

    Monday, September 18 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:11:48 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:49 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:49:22 GMT
    California is increasing the pressure for millions of state water users to help pay for a $16 billion project to re-engineer the state's water system.
    California is increasing the pressure for millions of state water users to help pay for a $16 billion project to re-engineer the state's water system.
  • Senate GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cuts

    Senate GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cuts

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:52:22 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:46:19 GMT
    A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade.
    A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade.
  • Asian stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting results

    Asian stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting results

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:32:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:46:03 GMT
    U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in early trading, extending the market's gains from a day earlier.
    U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in early trading, extending the market's gains from a day earlier.
  • Study: 4,500 deaths a year from high Europe diesel emissions

    Study: 4,500 deaths a year from high Europe diesel emissions

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 06:31:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:54 PM EDT2017-09-20 01:54:17 GMT
    Researchers say there have been more than 4,500 premature deaths annually in Europe because diesel cars emitted higher levels of pollution than claimed.
    Researchers say there have been more than 4,500 premature deaths annually in Europe because diesel cars emitted higher levels of pollution than claimed.
  • Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next month

    Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next month

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:12:19 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:23 PM EDT2017-09-20 01:23:57 GMT
    Donald Trump's personal lawyer says a proposal to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow was "solely a real estate deal and nothing more.".
    Donald Trump's personal lawyer says a proposal to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow was "solely a real estate deal and nothing more.".
  • FedEx profit falls 17 percent, hurt by TNT cyberattack

    FedEx profit falls 17 percent, hurt by TNT cyberattack

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:52 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:52:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:43 PM EDT2017-09-20 00:43:21 GMT
    FedEx said Tuesday that its first-quarter profit fell 17 percent, hurt by a cyberattack at its TNT Express business earlier in the summer that caused package delivery delays.
    FedEx said Tuesday that its first-quarter profit fell 17 percent, hurt by a cyberattack at its TNT Express business earlier in the summer that caused package delivery delays.
  • The Latest: Corker says tentative agreement on debt figure

    The Latest: Corker says tentative agreement on debt figure

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:22:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:53 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:53:04 GMT
    Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on how much their tax plan would add to the government's debt.
    Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on how much their tax plan would add to the government's debt.
  • Predators target NFL concussion victims, lawyers say

    Predators target NFL concussion victims, lawyers say

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:21 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:21:58 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:13:28 GMT
    A federal judge overseeing the NFL's $1 billion concussion settlement with former players says she's concerned they're being targeted by claims service providers, lenders and other groups seeking a share of the money.
    A federal judge overseeing the NFL's $1 billion concussion settlement with former players says she's concerned they're being targeted by claims service providers, lenders and other groups seeking a share of the money.
  • The Latest: Intel panel invites Trump lawyer to open hearing

    The Latest: Intel panel invites Trump lawyer to open hearing

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:42:23 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:36 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:36:50 GMT
    Senate intelligence committee leaders say they canceled a scheduled interview with President Donald Trump's personal lawyer after he released a public statement.
    Senate intelligence committee leaders say they canceled a scheduled interview with President Donald Trump's personal lawyer after he released a public statement.
  • Norway's massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in value

    Norway's massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in value

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:12:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:23 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:23:09 GMT
    Norway's sovereign petrodollar wealth fund hits "milestone" $1 trillion in value, beating all expectations since 1996 establishment.
    Norway's sovereign petrodollar wealth fund hits "milestone" $1 trillion in value, beating all expectations since 1996 establishment.
  • Equifax says 100,000 Canadians may be affected by breach

    Equifax says 100,000 Canadians may be affected by breach

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:03:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:14:27 GMT
    Equifax says approximately 100,000 Canadian consumers may have had their personal information compromised in the massive cyberattack on the credit data company that was revealed this month.
    Equifax says approximately 100,000 Canadian consumers may have had their personal information compromised in the massive cyberattack on the credit data company that was revealed this month.
  • Permits invalidated for big Washington state methanol plant

    Permits invalidated for big Washington state methanol plant

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:22:27 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:13 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:13:03 GMT
    U.S. environmental groups opposed to the Pacific Northwest becoming an international fossil fuels gateway scored a major victory when a Washington state board invalidated two permits for a $2 billion project to...
    U.S. environmental groups opposed to the Pacific Northwest becoming an international fossil fuels gateway scored a major victory when a Washington state board invalidated two permits for a $2 billion project to manufacture methanol from natural gas.
  • Roku aims to raise $252 million with IPO

    Roku aims to raise $252 million with IPO

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:11:53 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:09:02 GMT
    Roku hopes to raise up to $252 million with IPO as it moves to expand video streaming.
    Roku hopes to raise up to $252 million with IPO as it moves to expand video streaming.
  • Family of killed sailors hear Navy describe strain on force

    Family of killed sailors hear Navy describe strain on force

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:42:28 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:13 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:13:34 GMT
    The Navy's top officer says that although commanders are ultimately responsible for problems leading to two fatal ship collisions, a spike in naval operations and budget shortfalls strained his force and made it...
    The Navy's top officer says that although commanders are ultimately responsible for problems leading to two fatal ship collisions, a spike in naval operations and budget shortfalls strained his force and made it hard to do needed training and maintenance.
  • US housing starts fall 0.8 pct., a 2nd straight monthly drop

    US housing starts fall 0.8 pct., a 2nd straight monthly drop

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:42:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:12 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:12:48 GMT
    US housing starts fell 0.8 percent in August, second straight monthly decline.
    US housing starts fell 0.8 percent in August, second straight monthly decline.
  • Walgreens, Rite Aid trim store purchase deal to $4.38B

    Walgreens, Rite Aid trim store purchase deal to $4.38B

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:12:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:03:01 GMT
    Walgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a combination of the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past anti-trust regulators.
    Walgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a combination of the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past anti-trust regulators.
  • Protesters make good on threat to disrupt St. Louis business

    Protesters make good on threat to disrupt St. Louis business

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 06:32:10 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:42:49 GMT
    When a former St. Louis police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black suspect, protesters vowed to show their disdain by disrupting business in downtown St. Louis.
    When a former St. Louis police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black suspect, protesters vowed to show their disdain by disrupting business in downtown St. Louis.
  • Delta ends flights between Guam and Japan, cites low demand

    Delta ends flights between Guam and Japan, cites low demand

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:02:35 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:03:11 GMT
    Delta Air Lines has announced it will end flights between Japan and Guam.
    Delta Air Lines has announced it will end flights between Japan and Guam.
  • Roads near Frankfurt Airport to close for WWII bomb removal

    Roads near Frankfurt Airport to close for WWII bomb removal

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:22:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:32:53 GMT
    German authorities say they will be shutting down some roads to traffic near the Frankfurt Airport after the discovery of a World War II-era bomb during construction work.
    German authorities say they will be shutting down some roads to traffic near the Frankfurt Airport after the discovery of a World War II-era bomb during construction work.
  • Kohl's to start accepting Amazon returns at some stores

    Kohl's to start accepting Amazon returns at some stores

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 11:52:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:25:46 GMT
    Kohl's says it will start accepting Amazon returns at some of its stores in Chicago and Los Angeles beginning next month.
    Kohl's says it will start accepting Amazon returns at some of its stores in Chicago and Los Angeles beginning next month.
  • Interior chief urges shrinking 4 national monuments in West

    Interior chief urges shrinking 4 national monuments in West

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 07:11:27 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:57:25 GMT
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that six of 27 national monuments under review by the Trump administration be reduced in size, along with management changes to several other sites.
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that six of 27 national monuments under review by the Trump administration be reduced in size, along with management changes to several other sites.
  • Post Holdings buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

    Post Holdings buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:22:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:12:28 GMT
    Post Holdings is buying Bob Evans Farms in a transaction valued at about xx that will help strengthen its position in the packaged food sector.
    Post Holdings is buying Bob Evans Farms in a transaction valued at about xx that will help strengthen its position in the packaged food sector.
  • Global shares drift as investors pause ahead of Fed

    Global shares drift as investors pause ahead of Fed

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:42:48 GMT
    Asian shares are mostly lower as investors await comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve, but Japan's benchmark finished higher on optimism over a weak yen and a record finish on Wall Street.
    Asian shares are mostly lower as investors await comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve, but Japan's benchmark finished higher on optimism over a weak yen and a record finish on Wall Street.
  • US current account deficit hits $123.1 billion

    US current account deficit hits $123.1 billion

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:42:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:42:26 GMT
    US current account trade deficit rises to $123.1 billion in spring, largest gap since 2008.
    US current account trade deficit rises to $123.1 billion in spring, largest gap since 2008.
  • Pierogis made for Broadway find new home in restaurant

    Pierogis made for Broadway find new home in restaurant

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:02:09 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:32:49 GMT
    Producers of the now-closed Broadway musical "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812" are keeping enthusiasm in the show going by opening a place to serve pierogis like the ones made for show attendees.
    Producers of the now-closed Broadway musical "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812" are keeping enthusiasm in the show going by opening a place to serve pierogis like the ones made for show attendees.
  • In ceremonial budget speech, Dutch king sees strong economy

    In ceremonial budget speech, Dutch king sees strong economy

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:14 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:42:44 GMT
    The Dutch king is set to ride through The Hague in a horse-drawn carriage to deliver a speech to both houses of parliament outlining the government's budget for the coming year.
    The Dutch king is set to ride through The Hague in a horse-drawn carriage to deliver a speech to both houses of parliament outlining the government's budget for the coming year.
  • Laura Ingraham joins Fox News evening lineup

    Laura Ingraham joins Fox News evening lineup

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:01:51 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:23 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:23:04 GMT
    Fox News announces that Laura Ingraham will join its evening lineup of hosts at 10 p.m. starting next week.
    Fox News announces that Laura Ingraham will join its evening lineup of hosts at 10 p.m. starting next week.
  • Portuguese regulator rejects Altice's bid for media company

    Portuguese regulator rejects Altice's bid for media company

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:02:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:22:17 GMT
    Portugal's telecom regulator has blocked an attempt by international operator Altice to buy control of local company Media Capital, saying it could create "significant obstacles" to competition.
    Portugal's telecom regulator has blocked an attempt by international operator Altice to buy control of local company Media Capital, saying it could create "significant obstacles" to competition.
  • EU Chamber warns China: Open economy faster or risk backlash

    EU Chamber warns China: Open economy faster or risk backlash

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 02:42:12 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:13 AM EDT2017-09-19 11:13:01 GMT
    A foreign business group is appealing to China to move faster in carrying out pledges to open its state-dominated economy and warning that inaction might fuel a backlash against free trade.
    A foreign business group is appealing to China to move faster in carrying out pledges to open its state-dominated economy and warning that inaction might fuel a backlash against free trade.
  • Saudi authorities pressure Snapchat to block Al-Jazeera

    Saudi authorities pressure Snapchat to block Al-Jazeera

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:11:53 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:44 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:44:45 GMT
    Snapchat has blocked Al-Jazeera's Discover channel in Saudi Arabia amid an ongoing dispute between Gulf states and Qatar, where the media network is headquartered.
    Snapchat has blocked Al-Jazeera's Discover channel in Saudi Arabia amid an ongoing dispute between Gulf states and Qatar, where the media network is headquartered.
  • State, federal authorities proposing new rules on Equifax

    State, federal authorities proposing new rules on Equifax

    Monday, September 18 2017 6:22 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:22:00 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:04 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:04:54 GMT
    State, federal authorities proposing tougher regulations against Equifax and credit monitoring industry.
    State, federal authorities proposing tougher regulations against Equifax and credit monitoring industry.
  • Floods, fires, other disasters add stress to state budgets

    Floods, fires, other disasters add stress to state budgets

    Monday, September 18 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:11:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:53 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:53:15 GMT
    Natural disasters such as this summer's hurricanes and wildfires can put a strain on state budgets, especially those experiencing an economic slowdown.
    Natural disasters such as this summer's hurricanes and wildfires can put a strain on state budgets, especially those experiencing an economic slowdown.
  • AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

    AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:02 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:02:14 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:44 GMT
    A U.S. government hotline received three reports of spills at a heavily polluted Superfund toxic waste site near Houston after Harvey flooding, and aerial photographs appear to show black-colored water surrounding...
    A U.S. government hotline received three reports of spills at a heavily polluted Superfund toxic waste site near Houston after Harvey flooding, and aerial photographs appear to show black-colored water surrounding the waste site, flowing out a bayou.
  • GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

    GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:01:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:42:48 GMT
    Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric.
    Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric.
  • Asian shares mixed as Nikkei rises on yen, muted elsewhere

    Asian shares mixed as Nikkei rises on yen, muted elsewhere

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:31:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:42:39 GMT
    U.S. stocks are modestly higher in early trading, building on the market's gains from last week, its best week since the beginning of the year.
    U.S. stocks are modestly higher in early trading, building on the market's gains from last week, its best week since the beginning of the year.
  • The Latest: Ivanka Trump pursues her own agenda at UN

    The Latest: Ivanka Trump pursues her own agenda at UN

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:33 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:33:02 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:25:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York.
    President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York.
  • Nielsen says 11.4 million watch Emmy Awards

    Nielsen says 11.4 million watch Emmy Awards

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:31 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:31:44 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:02:50 GMT
    An estimated 11.4 million people watched Stephen Colbert host the Emmy Awards on Sunday, the show roughly even with last year's audience.
    An estimated 11.4 million people watched Stephen Colbert host the Emmy Awards on Sunday, the show roughly even with last year's audience.
  • US homebuilder sentiment falls in September

    US homebuilder sentiment falls in September

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:11:38 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 06:32:20 GMT
    U.S. homebuilders are feeling less optimistic about their sales prospects, reflecting concerns that rebuilding efforts following hurricanes Harvey and Irma will drive up costs for construction labor and materials.
    U.S. homebuilders are feeling less optimistic about their sales prospects, reflecting concerns that rebuilding efforts following hurricanes Harvey and Irma will drive up costs for construction labor and materials.
  • Another major deal in defense sector as global tensions rise

    Another major deal in defense sector as global tensions rise

    Monday, September 18 2017 6:51 AM EDT2017-09-18 10:51:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 06:32:13 GMT
    Defense company Northrop Grumman is buying Orbital ATK for about $7.8 billion.
    Defense company Northrop Grumman is buying Orbital ATK for about $7.8 billion.
  • Wisconsin governor signs $3 billion Foxconn bill into law

    Wisconsin governor signs $3 billion Foxconn bill into law

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:51:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 05:52:29 GMT
    Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations.
    Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations.
  • Trudeau: Canada could stop dealing with Boeing over dispute

    Trudeau: Canada could stop dealing with Boeing over dispute

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:02 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:02:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:22:56 GMT
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is warning that his government could stop doing business with Boeing if it doesn't drop a trade complaint against Canadian plane maker Bombardier.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is warning that his government could stop doing business with Boeing if it doesn't drop a trade complaint against Canadian plane maker Bombardier.
  • Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach

    Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach

    Friday, September 15 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-09-15 21:59:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:15:56 GMT
    Two executives at center of Equifax breach are leaving the company.
    Two executives at center of Equifax breach are leaving the company.
  • Ryanair under pressure after messing up pilots' holidays

    Ryanair under pressure after messing up pilots' holidays

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:01 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:01:35 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-09-19 02:52:07 GMT
    Budget airline Ryanair is under pressure to provide more information to travelers after canceling up to 50 flights a day over the next six weeks because it mismanaged its pilots' holiday schedules.
    Budget airline Ryanair is under pressure to provide more information to travelers after canceling up to 50 flights a day over the next six weeks because it mismanaged its pilots' holiday schedules.
  • The Latest: Senate approves $700 billion defense policy bill

    The Latest: Senate approves $700 billion defense policy bill

    Monday, September 18 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:01:49 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 7:03 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:03:23 GMT
    The Senate has approved a defense policy bill that grants the Pentagon a $700 billion budget.
    The Senate has approved a defense policy bill that grants the Pentagon a $700 billion budget.
  • GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of Washington

    GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of Washington

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:42:47 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 6:53 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:53:12 GMT
    Two powerful Kentucky Republicans are sponsoring a bill that would move an economic development agency that helps Appalachia out of Washington.
    Two powerful Kentucky Republicans are sponsoring a bill that would move an economic development agency that helps Appalachia out of Washington.
  • Analysts see Trump threats to insurers boosting premiums

    Analysts see Trump threats to insurers boosting premiums

    Thursday, September 14 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-09-14 22:08:24 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 6:52 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:52:41 GMT
    Budget analysts expect average premiums for individual health insurance to grow 15 percent next year, largely because it's unclear if President Donald Trump will block subsidies to insurers.
    Budget analysts expect average premiums for individual health insurance to grow 15 percent next year, largely because it's unclear if President Donald Trump will block subsidies to insurers.
  • Opposition sees Brexit 'chaos' in UK govt shifts and feuds

    Opposition sees Brexit 'chaos' in UK govt shifts and feuds

    Monday, September 18 2017 5:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 09:11:32 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:33:51 GMT
    Britain's statistics regulator has accused Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson of misleadingly claiming that leaving the European Union will give Britain an extra 350 million pounds ($475 million) a week to spend on...
    Britain's statistics regulator has accused Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson of misleadingly claiming that leaving the European Union will give Britain an extra 350 million pounds ($475 million) a week to spend on health care.
  • Confusion hits consumer market over US ban of Kaspersky

    Confusion hits consumer market over US ban of Kaspersky

    Thursday, September 14 2017 1:27 AM EDT2017-09-14 05:27:52 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:25:53 GMT
    Best Buy follows US government, drops Kaspersky security software. Should consumers do the same?.
    Best Buy follows US government, drops Kaspersky security software. Should consumers do the same?.
  • Bank of England chief says UK to underperform until mid-2018

    Bank of England chief says UK to underperform until mid-2018

    Monday, September 18 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:31:44 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 3:12 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:12:05 GMT
    Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says the British economy is likely to grow slower than its peers in the Group of Seven until the middle of next year.
    Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says the British economy is likely to grow slower than its peers in the Group of Seven until the middle of next year.
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