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  • Utility asked last month to hike bills over California fires

    Utility asked last month to hike bills over California fires

    Thursday, November 15 2018 6:20 PM EST2018-11-15 23:20:20 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-11-16 06:23:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Smoke hangs over the scorched remains of Old Town Plaza following the wildfire in Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. The shopping center housed a Safeway and other businesses.(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Smoke hangs over the scorched remains of Old Town Plaza following the wildfire in Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. The shopping center housed a Safeway and other businesses.
    A utility facing severe financial pressure amid speculation that its equipment may have sparked a deadly California wildfire asked U.S. energy regulators last month for permission to raise its customers' monthly...
    A utility facing severe financial pressure amid speculation that its equipment may have sparked a deadly California wildfire asked U.S. energy regulators last month for permission to raise its customers' monthly bills.
  • Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback

    Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback

    Friday, November 16 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-11-16 06:20:02 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-11-16 06:20:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 photo, Steiff teddy bears are on display during a media preview of the new FAO Schwarz store at Rockefeller Center in New York. Three years after it closed its beloved, fantasy land of a toy stor...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 photo, Steiff teddy bears are on display during a media preview of the new FAO Schwarz store at Rockefeller Center in New York. Three years after it closed its beloved, fantasy land of a toy stor...
    FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems.
    FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems.
  • Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24

    Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24

    Thursday, November 15 2018 6:00 PM EST2018-11-15 23:00:04 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 1:10 AM EST2018-11-16 06:10:18 GMT
    Apple has signed a multiyear deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird," to produce a slate of films.
    Apple has signed a multiyear deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird," to produce a slate of films.
  • China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects

    China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects

    Thursday, November 15 2018 8:29 PM EST2018-11-16 01:29:37 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-11-16 05:43:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Nov. 15, 2018, photo, a woman crosses the street near a billboard commemorating the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a P...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Nov. 15, 2018, photo, a woman crosses the street near a billboard commemorating the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a P...
    As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big for China's president.
    As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big for China's president.
  • UK's defiant May tells critics it's her Brexit deal or chaos

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

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-11-15 07:49:16 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-11-16 05:43:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, left, delivers the draft withdrawal agreement to European Council President Donald Tusk during a media conference at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. In a ...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, left, delivers the draft withdrawal agreement to European Council President Donald Tusk during a media conference at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. In a ...
    European Union chief Donald Tusk calls for Nov. 25 summit to endorse draft Brexit deal.
    European Union chief Donald Tusk calls for Nov. 25 summit to endorse draft Brexit deal.
  • FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

    FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-15 15:19:40 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-11-16 05:42:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). FILE - This May 17, 2018 file photo shows packs of menthol cigarettes and other tobacco products at a store in San Francisco. On Thursday, May 15, 2018, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb pledged to ban menthol from cigarettes, i...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). FILE - This May 17, 2018 file photo shows packs of menthol cigarettes and other tobacco products at a store in San Francisco. On Thursday, May 15, 2018, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb pledged to ban menthol from cigarettes, i...
    FDA pushes for ban on menthol in cigarettes and tightened rules to prevent sale of flavored e-cigarettes to kids.
    FDA pushes for ban on menthol in cigarettes and tightened rules to prevent sale of flavored e-cigarettes to kids.
  • Facebook says it's better at detecting rule violations

    Facebook says it's better at detecting rule violations

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:19 PM EST2018-11-15 19:19:19 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-11-16 05:41:53 GMT
    Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users.
    Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users.
  • Senate confirms Kansas bank regulator Bowman for Fed board

    Senate confirms Kansas bank regulator Bowman for Fed board

    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-11-15 20:09:41 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:20 PM EST2018-11-16 04:20:49 GMT
    Senate confirms Trump's nomination of Kansas bank regulator Michelle Bowman to Federal Reserve board.
    Senate confirms Trump's nomination of Kansas bank regulator Michelle Bowman to Federal Reserve board.
  • China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed

    China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed

    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-11-15 09:49:41 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:20 PM EST2018-11-16 04:20:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing.  A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...
    China says high-level trade talks with Washington have resumed, two sides 'maintaining close contact'.
    China says high-level trade talks with Washington have resumed, two sides 'maintaining close contact'.
  • VA seeks to reduce GI Bill payment delays after IT woes

    VA seeks to reduce GI Bill payment delays after IT woes

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:49 AM EST2018-11-15 15:49:38 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:20 PM EST2018-11-16 04:20:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, left, lowers his head after placing a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Arlington, Va.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, left, lowers his head after placing a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Arlington, Va.
    The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will try to speed up payments of college aid to veterans after delays due to IT problems.
    The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will try to speed up payments of college aid to veterans after delays due to IT problems.
  • Transit riders, drivers brace for influx of Amazon employees

    Transit riders, drivers brace for influx of Amazon employees

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-11-15 07:49:27 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:20 PM EST2018-11-16 04:20:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a construction crane is perched on the site of Court Square City View Tower adjacent to the Court Square Number 7 subway station in Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York. Wh...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a construction crane is perched on the site of Court Square City View Tower adjacent to the Court Square Number 7 subway station in Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York. Wh...
    New York and Washington's clogged streets and creaky subway systems are about to feel more pain as 50,000 more people descend on the two metro areas when Amazon opens its second headquarters there.
    New York and Washington's clogged streets and creaky subway systems are about to feel more pain as 50,000 more people descend on the two metro areas when Amazon opens its second headquarters there.
  • Asia shares mixed on uncertainty over trade tensions

    Asia shares mixed on uncertainty over trade tensions

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:39 AM EST2018-11-15 15:39:29 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:20 PM EST2018-11-16 04:20:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, file photo, specialist Dilip Patel, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Nov. 15.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, file photo, specialist Dilip Patel, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Nov. 15.
    U.S. stock indexes are moving lower in early trading, extending the market's losing streak into a sixth day.
    U.S. stock indexes are moving lower in early trading, extending the market's losing streak into a sixth day.
  • Mexico's president elect reaches out to business elite

    Mexico's president elect reaches out to business elite

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

    Next generation of biotech food heading for grocery stores

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-11-14 05:18:46 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:01 PM EST2018-11-16 04:01:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Federica Narancio). Fred Gmitter, a geneticist at the University of Florida Citrus Research and Education Center, right, visits a citrus grower in an orange grove affected by citrus greening disease in Fort Meade, Fla., on Sept. 27, 2018. "If...(AP Photo/Federica Narancio). Fred Gmitter, a geneticist at the University of Florida Citrus Research and Education Center, right, visits a citrus grower in an orange grove affected by citrus greening disease in Fort Meade, Fla., on Sept. 27, 2018. "If...
    First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?.
    First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?.
  • EPA official arrested on felony ethics charges in Alabama

    EPA official arrested on felony ethics charges in Alabama

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

    US, China rivalry challenging entwined Asia-Pacific region

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

    Feds subpoena Snap over shareholder lawsuit

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:08 PM EST2018-11-14 23:08:59 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:54 PM EST2018-11-16 00:54:05 GMT
    Snap Inc. has received federal subpoenas related to a class-action lawsuit stemming from its 2017 initial public offering.
    Snap Inc. has received federal subpoenas related to a class-action lawsuit stemming from its 2017 initial public offering.
  • Electronic driving systems don't always work, tests show

    Electronic driving systems don't always work, tests show

    Thursday, November 15 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-11-15 05:39:11 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:54 PM EST2018-11-16 00:54:04 GMT
    Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.
    Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.
  • Amazon ends suspense over HQ by picking New York, DC suburb

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

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:38 AM EST2018-11-14 05:38:25 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:54 PM EST2018-11-16 00:54:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). A sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 1...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). A sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 1...
    Amazon says it will split its much-anticipated new offices between New York and a suburb of Washington, DC.
    Amazon says it will split its much-anticipated new offices between New York and a suburb of Washington, DC.
  • US panel warns against government purchase of Chinese tech

    US panel warns against government purchase of Chinese tech

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 9:18 AM EST2018-11-14 14:18:43 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-16 00:53:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing.  A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the ...
    A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the United States vulnerable to security breaches that could put critical infrastructure at risk.
    A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the United States vulnerable to security breaches that could put critical infrastructure at risk.
  • Amazon's growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

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

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-11-13 19:29:13 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-16 00:53:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Nov. 9, 2018 photo, construction workers mix with the noon lunch-hour crowd outside an Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle.  As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City in New York  and Ar...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Nov. 9, 2018 photo, construction workers mix with the noon lunch-hour crowd outside an Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle. As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City in New York and Ar...
    As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world's...
    As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world's hottest online retailer.
  • Nigerian ISP's configuration error disrupted Google services

    Nigerian ISP's configuration error disrupted Google services

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:29 AM EST2018-11-13 16:29:40 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-16 00:53:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, photo, a woman carries a fire extinguisher past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. Internet traffic hijacking disrupted several Google services Monday, Nov. 12, ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, photo, a woman carries a fire extinguisher past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. Internet traffic hijacking disrupted several Google services Monday, Nov. 12, ...
    A Nigerian internet provider says a configuration error during a network upgrade disrupted several Google services by diverting traffic through China and Russia.
    A Nigerian internet provider says a configuration error during a network upgrade disrupted several Google services by diverting traffic through China and Russia.
  • Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer

    Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:39 AM EST2018-11-15 07:39:01 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-16 00:53:39 GMT
    Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he had never used a computer and making comments showing he had no idea what a USB port might be.
    Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he had never used a computer and making comments showing he had no idea what a USB port might be.
  • Buffett's firm invests in JP Morgan Chase, drops Walmart

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

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-11-14 22:58:50 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-11-16 00:53:37 GMT
    Investor Warren Buffett's company picked up nearly 36 million shares of JP Morgan Chase stock in the third quarter and eliminated its stake in Walmart as part of a number of changes in its portfolio.
    Investor Warren Buffett's company picked up nearly 36 million shares of JP Morgan Chase stock in the third quarter and eliminated its stake in Walmart as part of a number of changes in its portfolio.
  • California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide

    California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide

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

    Fed announces wide-ranging review of its practices

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

    The Latest: Post urges independent probe in columnist slay

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

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

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

    Lawyer in stalled coal bailout argues for energy appointment

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

    Walmart flexes its muscle against Amazon

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

    Gobble gobble: Low turkey prices cut Thanksgiving meal cost

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

    Correction: Media-CNN vs Trump story

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

    Having 'The Talk' about college costs with your teen

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

    US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent last month

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

    Morocco unveils Africa's first ever high speed train line

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

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

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

    Syracuse profits by handwriting thousands of late-tax notes

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

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

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

    Juul halts store sales of some flavored e-cigarettes

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

    Stocks mostly rise but Europe weighed down by Brexit discord

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

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

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

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

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

    City votes to impose restrictive rules on short-term rentals

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

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

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

    Hearing reveals chilling details of fatal Southwest flight

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

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

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

    No accounting for these tastes: Artificial flavors a mystery

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

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

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

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

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

    May wins Cabinet backing for Brexit deal but pitfalls remain

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

    Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020

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

    Asian stocks lower after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval

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

    Volkswagen to devote 3 German plants to electric car push

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

    Dozens plead with Trump administration to keep air rules

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

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

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

    Powell sees potential threats from global slowdown

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

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

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

    Facebook ends forced arbitration of sexual misconduct claims

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

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

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

    Southeast Asian-centered trade deal set for further delays

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

    Ukraine's Hungarian minority threatened by new education law

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

    EU trade chief says hit list of US products being developed

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

    Incentives to Amazon could top $2.8 billion in NYC

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Cleveland Cavaliers owner selling Detroit casino in $1B deal

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

    Google bows to worker pressure on sexual misconduct policy

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

    US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October

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

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

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

    New allegations that Colombia prosecutor covered up bribes

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

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

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

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

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

    German economy shrinks for the first time since early 2015

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

    Mass survey shows Germans are clinging to their cars

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

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

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

    US energy secretary In Prague to lobby for nuclear industry

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

    Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New Guinea

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

    Italy faces higher borrowing costs, sanctions on budget

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

    Energy agency: Global oil supply jumps, sending prices lower

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

    CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

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

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

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

    Greek civil servants walk off job in 24-hour strike

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

    Danish shipper: US-China trade war hits container trade

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:09 AM EST2018-11-14 12:09:08 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:28 AM EST2018-11-14 13:28:43 GMT
    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business.
    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business.
  • Hachette Book Group lays off around 2 dozen employees

    Hachette Book Group lays off around 2 dozen employees

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:49 PM EST2018-11-14 03:49:29 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:20 AM EST2018-11-14 13:20:21 GMT
    Around two dozen employees will be laid off in a re-organization at Hachette Book Group.
    Around two dozen employees will be laid off in a re-organization at Hachette Book Group.
  • Swiss seek more clarity on gold trade amid rights concerns

    Swiss seek more clarity on gold trade amid rights concerns

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:18 AM EST2018-11-14 12:18:50 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-11-14 13:19:16 GMT
    Switzerland's executive is calling for greater transparency and information about imports of gold into the rich Alpine country, warning that the industry has been linked to human rights violations and other wrongs...
    Switzerland's executive is calling for greater transparency and information about imports of gold into the rich Alpine country, warning that the industry has been linked to human rights violations and other wrongs like environmental damage.
  • The Latest: Southeast Asian-centered trade pact delayed

    The Latest: Southeast Asian-centered trade pact delayed

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:48 AM EST2018-11-14 09:48:28 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-11-14 13:19:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Chinese Premier Li Keqiang smiles as he glances at ASEAN leaders after delivering his statement at the ASEAN Plus China Summit in the ongoing 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Singapore. China'...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Chinese Premier Li Keqiang smiles as he glances at ASEAN leaders after delivering his statement at the ASEAN Plus China Summit in the ongoing 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Singapore. China'...
    Singapore's leader says Southeast Asian nations pushing back agreement on a pan-Asian free trade deal to 2019.
    Singapore's leader says Southeast Asian nations pushing back agreement on a pan-Asian free trade deal to 2019.
  • Global shares dip after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

    Global shares dip after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:58 AM EST2018-11-14 06:58:25 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-11-14 13:19:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.  Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a sel...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a sel...
    Asian shares are mostly lower after the steepest drop in in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street.
    Asian shares are mostly lower after the steepest drop in in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street.
  • Edmunds: Black Friday isn't what it used to be

    Edmunds: Black Friday isn't what it used to be

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:29 AM EST2018-11-14 11:29:32 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:29 AM EST2018-11-14 11:29:32 GMT
    That Black Friday special deal at your local dealer could be available into 2019.
    That Black Friday special deal at your local dealer could be available into 2019.
  • UK Cabinet to meet after Britain, EU reach draft Brexit deal

    UK Cabinet to meet after Britain, EU reach draft Brexit deal

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:28 AM EST2018-11-13 10:28:20 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 5:20 AM EST2018-11-14 10:20:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab arrives for a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Dominic Raab arrives for a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.
    Prime Minister Theresa May's deputy says Britain and the European Union are "almost within touching distance" of a Brexit deal after another late-night negotiating session.
    Prime Minister Theresa May's deputy says Britain and the European Union are "almost within touching distance" of a Brexit deal after another late-night negotiating session.
  • Japan's economy shrank in July-September as trade falls

    Japan's economy shrank in July-September as trade falls

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:38 PM EST2018-11-14 03:38:40 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-11-14 09:49:23 GMT
    The Japanese economy has shrunk at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in July-September, as consumer spending, investment and exports fell.
    The Japanese economy has shrunk at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in July-September, as consumer spending, investment and exports fell.
  • New Tesla chairwoman's biggest challenge is controlling Musk

    New Tesla chairwoman's biggest challenge is controlling Musk

    Thursday, November 8 2018 3:17 AM EST2018-11-08 08:17:09 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:19 AM EST2018-11-14 08:19:43 GMT
    Tesla says Robyn Denholm of Australia's Telstra will become its new board chair.
    Tesla says Robyn Denholm of Australia's Telstra will become its new board chair.
  • Asian shares lower after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

    Asian shares lower after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-13 15:19:18 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:39 AM EST2018-11-14 06:39:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo trader Thomas Ferrigno, right, and specialist Gregg Maloney work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Nov. 13.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, file photo trader Thomas Ferrigno, right, and specialist Gregg Maloney work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Nov. 13.
    U.S. stock indexes are mostly higher in early trading, erasing some of the losses from a steep sell-off a day earlier.
    U.S. stock indexes are mostly higher in early trading, erasing some of the losses from a steep sell-off a day earlier.
  • The Latest: In NYC, Arlington, not everyone Amazon thrilled

    The Latest: In NYC, Arlington, not everyone Amazon thrilled

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-13 15:19:10 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-11-14 06:19:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a rusting ferryboat is docked next to an aging industrial warehouse on Long Island City's Anable Basin in the Queens borough of New York. Across the East River is midtown Manhattan, top ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a rusting ferryboat is docked next to an aging industrial warehouse on Long Island City's Anable Basin in the Queens borough of New York. Across the East River is midtown Manhattan, top ...
    Amazon has confirmed that it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and Arlington, Virginia.
    Amazon has confirmed that it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and Arlington, Virginia.
  • The "worst toys" for the holidays, according to safety group

    The "worst toys" for the holidays, according to safety group

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:18 AM EST2018-11-13 15:18:47 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-11-14 05:42:36 GMT
    A Black Panther "slash claw" and a plastic Power Rangers sword are among the toys topping a consumer safety group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season.
    A Black Panther "slash claw" and a plastic Power Rangers sword are among the toys topping a consumer safety group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season.
  • Amazon goes bicoastal, will open HQs in New York, DC suburb

    Amazon goes bicoastal, will open HQs in New York, DC suburb

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-11-13 11:48:40 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:29 AM EST2018-11-14 05:29:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a rusting ferryboat is docked next to an aging industrial warehouse on Long Island City's Anable Basin in the Queens borough of New York. Across the East River is midtown Manhattan, top ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, photo, a rusting ferryboat is docked next to an aging industrial warehouse on Long Island City's Anable Basin in the Queens borough of New York. Across the East River is midtown Manhattan, top ...
    A person familiar with the plans say Amazon will split its second headquarters between Long Island City in New York and Crystal City in northern Virginia.
    A person familiar with the plans say Amazon will split its second headquarters between Long Island City in New York and Crystal City in northern Virginia.
  • Smartphone makers bet on foldable screens as next big thing

    Smartphone makers bet on foldable screens as next big thing

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 3:18 PM EST2018-11-07 20:18:14 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:45 PM EST2018-11-14 04:45:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Justin Denison, SVP of Mobile Product Development, shows off the Infinity Flex Display of a folding smartphone during the keynote address of the Samsung Developer Conference Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Justin Denison, SVP of Mobile Product Development, shows off the Infinity Flex Display of a folding smartphone during the keynote address of the Samsung Developer Conference Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in San Francisco.
    Samsung provides glimpse at flexible-screen phone that is expected usher in a wave of similar devices as industry searches for new features to revive slumping market.
    Samsung provides glimpse at flexible-screen phone that is expected usher in a wave of similar devices as industry searches for new features to revive slumping market.
  • PG&E sued over massive Northern California wildfire

    PG&E sued over massive Northern California wildfire

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:58 PM EST2018-11-14 02:58:42 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:59 PM EST2018-11-14 03:59:22 GMT
    People who lost homes in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Tuesday, accusing the utility of negligence and blaming it for the fire.
    People who lost homes in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Tuesday, accusing the utility of negligence and blaming it for the fire.
  • Pink diamond sells for more than $50M, setting world record

    Pink diamond sells for more than $50M, setting world record

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:38 PM EST2018-11-13 21:38:17 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:42 PM EST2018-11-14 03:42:33 GMT
    Christie's has sold the "Pink Legacy" diamond at auction for more than $50 million including fees, saying it's a new world record price per carat for a pink diamond.
    Christie's has sold the "Pink Legacy" diamond at auction for more than $50 million including fees, saying it's a new world record price per carat for a pink diamond.
  • Trump right and wrong on 'French' wine tariffs

    Trump right and wrong on 'French' wine tariffs

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:08 PM EST2018-11-13 22:08:03 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:42 PM EST2018-11-14 03:42:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori, Pool). U.S President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron during ceremonies at the Arc de Triomphe Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 in Paris. Over 60 heads of state and government were taking part in a so...(AP Photo/Francois Mori, Pool). U.S President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron during ceremonies at the Arc de Triomphe Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 in Paris. Over 60 heads of state and government were taking part in a so...
    Trump is partly right but far from completely correct when he says that France's "big tariffs" make it hard for American vintners to sell their wines here: Wrong because customs duties on imported wines are applied...
    Trump is partly right but far from completely correct when he says that France's "big tariffs" make it hard for American vintners to sell their wines here: Wrong because customs duties on imported wines are applied not by France but by the European Union.
  • EPA seeks new truck pollution rules; says air won't suffer

    EPA seeks new truck pollution rules; says air won't suffer

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-11-13 20:09:34 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:39 PM EST2018-11-14 03:39:34 GMT
    Trump's EPA aims to revamp truck pollution rules, saying technology will protect air quality.
    Trump's EPA aims to revamp truck pollution rules, saying technology will protect air quality.
  • Italy's doesn't budge in clash with EU over budget deficit

    Italy's doesn't budge in clash with EU over budget deficit

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:49 AM EST2018-11-13 15:49:10 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:51 PM EST2018-11-14 01:51:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte arrives for a Libya conference in Palermo, Italy, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Representatives of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation sta...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte arrives for a Libya conference in Palermo, Italy, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Representatives of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation sta...
    The International Monetary Fund is warning that Italy's plan to sharply increase spending carries "substantial" risks and would leave the country vulnerable to market turmoil.
    The International Monetary Fund is warning that Italy's plan to sharply increase spending carries "substantial" risks and would leave the country vulnerable to market turmoil.
  • US October budget deficit jumps to $100.5 billion

    US October budget deficit jumps to $100.5 billion

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:19 PM EST2018-11-13 19:19:15 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 3:29 PM EST2018-11-13 20:29:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo the rising sun silhouettes the U.S. Capitol dome at daybreak in Washington. The Treasury Department issues a report Tuesday, Nov. 13, on how much money Uncle Sam took in and paid ou...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo the rising sun silhouettes the U.S. Capitol dome at daybreak in Washington. The Treasury Department issues a report Tuesday, Nov. 13, on how much money Uncle Sam took in and paid ou...
    Federal government records $100.5 billion October deficit, up sharply from year ago.
    Federal government records $100.5 billion October deficit, up sharply from year ago.
  • US says Europe needs diversity from Russian energy supplies

    US says Europe needs diversity from Russian energy supplies

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-11-13 18:18:54 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 3:00 PM EST2018-11-13 20:00:31 GMT
    (Lajos Soos/MTI via AP). Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto, right, welcomes US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.(Lajos Soos/MTI via AP). Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto, right, welcomes US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.
    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry says Europe needs to diversify its energy supplies to cut its dependency on Russia.
    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry says Europe needs to diversify its energy supplies to cut its dependency on Russia.
  • Trump rips Macron over trade, wine, his low approval ratings

    Trump rips Macron over trade, wine, his low approval ratings

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-11-13 13:48:56 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:59 PM EST2018-11-13 19:59:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). People wearing a Donald Trump mask, left, and an Emmanuel Macron mask act up for the cameras during an anti-Trump gathering in Republique square in Paris, Sunday Nov. 11, 2018. President Donald Trump joined other international ...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). People wearing a Donald Trump mask, left, and an Emmanuel Macron mask act up for the cameras during an anti-Trump gathering in Republique square in Paris, Sunday Nov. 11, 2018. President Donald Trump joined other international ...
    President Donald Trump is suggesting France would have been vanquished in both world wars if not for the U.S.
    President Donald Trump is suggesting France would have been vanquished in both world wars if not for the U.S.
  • The Latest: UK Cabinet to discuss draft Brexit deal

    The Latest: UK Cabinet to discuss draft Brexit deal

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:58 AM EST2018-11-13 16:58:41 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:19 PM EST2018-11-13 19:19:47 GMT
    (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May,  gives a speech during the Lord Mayor's Banquet at the Guildhall in London, Monday Nov. 12, 2018.  The Prime Minister traditionally gives a keynote speech to guests including top socia...(Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, gives a speech during the Lord Mayor's Banquet at the Guildhall in London, Monday Nov. 12, 2018. The Prime Minister traditionally gives a keynote speech to guests including top socia...
    British and Irish media say U.K. and EU negotiators have reached an agreement on a proposed Brexit deal to resolve the main outstanding issue of the Irish border.
    British and Irish media say U.K. and EU negotiators have reached an agreement on a proposed Brexit deal to resolve the main outstanding issue of the Irish border.
  • Medicare expands access to in-home support for seniors

    Medicare expands access to in-home support for seniors

    Friday, November 9 2018 1:17 AM EST2018-11-09 06:17:37 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:02 PM EST2018-11-13 18:02:16 GMT
    Some 'Medicare Advantage' insurance plans to offer broader array of in-home support services next year.
    Some 'Medicare Advantage' insurance plans to offer broader array of in-home support services next year.
  • Iran, feeling sanctions bite, looks for outlet in Iraq

    Iran, feeling sanctions bite, looks for outlet in Iraq

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:08 AM EST2018-11-13 12:08:45 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:33 PM EST2018-11-13 17:33:00 GMT
    Iran, already feeling the bite of U.S. sanctions, is turning to its neighbor Iraq to soak up some of its exports in agriculture, manufacturing, and energy.
    Iran, already feeling the bite of U.S. sanctions, is turning to its neighbor Iraq to soak up some of its exports in agriculture, manufacturing, and energy.
  • At Southeast Asian summit, pushback against going it alone

    At Southeast Asian summit, pushback against going it alone

    Monday, November 12 2018 9:48 PM EST2018-11-13 02:48:52 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:59 AM EST2018-11-13 16:59:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim). A journalist walks past ASEAN member country flags at the Suntec Convention Centre during the 33rd ASEAN summit in Singapore, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim). A journalist walks past ASEAN member country flags at the Suntec Convention Centre during the 33rd ASEAN summit in Singapore, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.
    The potential damage to the regional and world trade brought on by President Donald Trump's trade battle with Beijing looms as leaders of Southeast Asian nations, China, the U.S. and other regional economies meet...
    The potential damage to the regional and world trade brought on by President Donald Trump's trade battle with Beijing looms as leaders of Southeast Asian nations, China, the U.S. and other regional economies meet in Singapore.
  • China's premier reassures region on growth, South China Sea

    China's premier reassures region on growth, South China Sea

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:28 AM EST2018-11-13 05:28:34 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:39 AM EST2018-11-13 16:39:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Commuters look out of a window of a bus with a bank advertise during the morning rush hour in Beijing, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The potential damage to global trade brought on by President Donald Trump's tariffs battle with Beijing...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Commuters look out of a window of a bus with a bank advertise during the morning rush hour in Beijing, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The potential damage to global trade brought on by President Donald Trump's tariffs battle with Beijing...
    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says the country needs reforms to support business to help drive growth as it weathers a trade war with the U.S., rather than more economic stimulus.
    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says the country needs reforms to support business to help drive growth as it weathers a trade war with the U.S., rather than more economic stimulus.
  • Government funding, border wall await lame-duck Congress

    Government funding, border wall await lame-duck Congress

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-11-13 05:39:02 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:25 AM EST2018-11-13 16:25:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, before Congress returns to work Tuesday for the first time following the midterm elections.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, before Congress returns to work Tuesday for the first time following the midterm elections.
    Congress begins lame-duck session facing debates over funding the government and Trump's border wall.
    Congress begins lame-duck session facing debates over funding the government and Trump's border wall.
  • Report: Google planning big New York City expansion

    Report: Google planning big New York City expansion

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 8:07 PM EST2018-11-08 01:07:37 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-11-13 16:04:24 GMT
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google is planning a major expansion in New York City.
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google is planning a major expansion in New York City.
  • Internet traffic hijack disrupts Google services

    Internet traffic hijack disrupts Google services

    Monday, November 12 2018 8:18 PM EST2018-11-13 01:18:55 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-11-13 16:04:19 GMT
    A hijacking of internet traffic has disrupted Google services including search and cloud-hosting services.
    A hijacking of internet traffic has disrupted Google services including search and cloud-hosting services.
  • Johnson Controls selling power solutions unit for $13.2B

    Johnson Controls selling power solutions unit for $13.2B

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-11-13 13:48:50 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-11-13 15:40:07 GMT
    Johnson Controls is selling its power solutions division for $13.2 billion.
    Johnson Controls is selling its power solutions division for $13.2 billion.
  • Stocks recover from tech sell-off, oil down on Trump warning

    Stocks recover from tech sell-off, oil down on Trump warning

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:08 AM EST2018-11-13 06:08:26 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:29 AM EST2018-11-13 15:29:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo trader Timothy Nick, center, works with specialist Michael O'Mara on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 12.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo trader Timothy Nick, center, works with specialist Michael O'Mara on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 12.
    Most Asian stock markets sink after Wall Street tech sell-off; Chinese markets gain after report Xi adviser might visit Washington.
    Most Asian stock markets sink after Wall Street tech sell-off; Chinese markets gain after report Xi adviser might visit Washington.
  • Russia to boycott World Economic Forum if its tycoons barred

    Russia to boycott World Economic Forum if its tycoons barred

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-11-13 14:28:36 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-13 15:19:39 GMT
    Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Moscow will boycott the annual World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos if it fails to lift restrictions on the attendance of Russian businessmen.
    Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Moscow will boycott the annual World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos if it fails to lift restrictions on the attendance of Russian businessmen.
  • US colleges attracting fewer new students from abroad

    US colleges attracting fewer new students from abroad

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:08 AM EST2018-11-13 05:08:30 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:04 AM EST2018-11-13 15:04:03 GMT
    A new report finds that fewer international students are heading to U.S. colleges.
    A new report finds that fewer international students are heading to U.S. colleges.
  • Binny Bansal out as CEO of Flipkart Group

    Binny Bansal out as CEO of Flipkart Group

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:38 AM EST2018-11-13 12:38:43 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:59 AM EST2018-11-13 14:59:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, File). FILE - In this July 7, 2017, file photo, Flipkart Group Chief Executive Officer and co-founder Binny Bansal poses during a photo call at the company's headquarters in Bangalore, India. Bansal, the co-founder of Flipkart, th...(AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, File). FILE - In this July 7, 2017, file photo, Flipkart Group Chief Executive Officer and co-founder Binny Bansal poses during a photo call at the company's headquarters in Bangalore, India. Bansal, the co-founder of Flipkart, th...
    Binny Bansal steps down as CEO of Walmart's Flipkart following investigation into serious personal misconduct.
    Binny Bansal steps down as CEO of Walmart's Flipkart following investigation into serious personal misconduct.
  • Ukrainians protest as gas dispute leaves scores freezing

    Ukrainians protest as gas dispute leaves scores freezing

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:38 AM EST2018-11-13 10:38:36 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:33 AM EST2018-11-13 14:33:50 GMT
    Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians are left without heating due a long-standing dispute between the national gas company and regional utility providers.
    Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians are left without heating due a long-standing dispute between the national gas company and regional utility providers.
  • EU workers leave UK in record numbers as Brexit looms

    EU workers leave UK in record numbers as Brexit looms

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:28 AM EST2018-11-13 11:28:24 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:29 AM EST2018-11-13 14:29:30 GMT
    Official figures show that average earnings in Britain are rising at their fastest rate since the most acute phase of the global financial crisis a decade ago.
    Official figures show that average earnings in Britain are rising at their fastest rate since the most acute phase of the global financial crisis a decade ago.
  • Petco, others respond to demand for natural pet foods

    Petco, others respond to demand for natural pet foods

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:48 AM EST2018-11-13 09:48:38 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:20 AM EST2018-11-13 14:20:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger). In this Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, photo Lauren Ray pets her 9-month-old dog Bear in her Milwaukee home. Ray says she is happy to hear Petco is announcing Tuesday, Nov. 13, that it plans to stop selling dog and cat food and ...(AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger). In this Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, photo Lauren Ray pets her 9-month-old dog Bear in her Milwaukee home. Ray says she is happy to hear Petco is announcing Tuesday, Nov. 13, that it plans to stop selling dog and cat food and ...
    Petco bans artificial ingredients as demand for natural pet food grows.
    Petco bans artificial ingredients as demand for natural pet food grows.
  • Cross talk: Federal agencies clash on cellphone cancer risk

    Cross talk: Federal agencies clash on cellphone cancer risk

    Thursday, November 1 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-11-01 21:43:51 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:21 AM EST2018-11-13 13:21:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 file photo, a pedestrian talking on a cellphone is silhouetted in front of a fountain in Philadelphia. Two U.S. government agencies are giving conflicting interpretations of a safety study ...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 file photo, a pedestrian talking on a cellphone is silhouetted in front of a fountain in Philadelphia. Two U.S. government agencies are giving conflicting interpretations of a safety study ...
    Two US government agencies give conflicting interpretations of a safety study on cellphone radiation.
    Two US government agencies give conflicting interpretations of a safety study on cellphone radiation.
  • Homeowners are spending, Home Depot is winning

    Homeowners are spending, Home Depot is winning

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:28 AM EST2018-11-13 11:28:42 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-11-13 13:19:12 GMT
    (Ken Blevins/The Star-News via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2018 file photo, Jim Craig, David Burke and Chris Rayner load generators as people buy supplies at The Home Depot in Wilmington, N.C. Home Depot Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Nov. 13.(Ken Blevins/The Star-News via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2018 file photo, Jim Craig, David Burke and Chris Rayner load generators as people buy supplies at The Home Depot in Wilmington, N.C. Home Depot Inc. reports earnings Tuesday, Nov. 13.
    What housing jitters? Home Depot tops just about all expectations in third quarter.
    What housing jitters? Home Depot tops just about all expectations in third quarter.
  • IMF: Mideast oil producers buoyed by higher prices, for now

    IMF: Mideast oil producers buoyed by higher prices, for now

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-11-13 05:48:54 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:09 AM EST2018-11-13 13:09:12 GMT
    IMF: Higher oil prices help offset increases in public spending by Mideast oil exporting heavyweights like Saudi Arabia.
    IMF: Higher oil prices help offset increases in public spending by Mideast oil exporting heavyweights like Saudi Arabia.
  • Facebook blocks fake accounts but election battle goes on

    Facebook blocks fake accounts but election battle goes on

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 5:57 AM EST2018-11-07 10:57:37 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-11-13 12:44:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook says it has blocked 115 accounts for suspected “coordinated inauthentic” behavior on the eve of U.S. midterm elec...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook says it has blocked 115 accounts for suspected “coordinated inauthentic” behavior on the eve of U.S. midterm elec...
    Facebook blocks more accounts to fight meddling during US midterm elections.
    Facebook blocks more accounts to fight meddling during US midterm elections.
  • Report: Putin's friend set to win lucrative new contract

    Report: Putin's friend set to win lucrative new contract

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:38 AM EST2018-11-13 11:38:44 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:39 AM EST2018-11-13 11:39:29 GMT
    A report says that President Vladimir Putin's childhood friend is likely to win a new massive government contract.
    A report says that President Vladimir Putin's childhood friend is likely to win a new massive government contract.
  • EU court rules taste of food cannot be trademarked

    EU court rules taste of food cannot be trademarked

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:58 AM EST2018-11-13 09:58:30 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:29 AM EST2018-11-13 11:29:17 GMT
    The European Court of Justice said Tuesday that "the taste of a food product cannot be identified with precision of objectivity" and ruled that it is "not eligible for copyright protection.".
    The European Court of Justice said Tuesday that "the taste of a food product cannot be identified with precision of objectivity" and ruled that it is "not eligible for copyright protection.".
  • Small businesses band together for Small Business Saturday

    Small businesses band together for Small Business Saturday

    Monday, November 12 2018 2:58 PM EST2018-11-12 19:58:05 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:08 AM EST2018-11-13 11:08:53 GMT
    (Stephanie Zollshan/The Berkshire Eagle via AP, File). FILE- In this Nov. 29, 2014, file photo shoppers form a long line at checkout during Small Business Saturday at the Arcadian Shop in Lenox, Mass. Many small and independent retailers who are holdin...(Stephanie Zollshan/The Berkshire Eagle via AP, File). FILE- In this Nov. 29, 2014, file photo shoppers form a long line at checkout during Small Business Saturday at the Arcadian Shop in Lenox, Mass. Many small and independent retailers who are holdin...
    Many small and independent retailers who are holding Small Business Saturday shopping events Thanksgiving weekend are banding together with others, believing here's strength in numbers.
    Many small and independent retailers who are holding Small Business Saturday shopping events Thanksgiving weekend are banding together with others, believing here's strength in numbers.
  • Telecom Italia ousts CEO in long-running boardroom battle

    Telecom Italia ousts CEO in long-running boardroom battle

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:08 AM EST2018-11-13 10:08:27 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:39 AM EST2018-11-13 10:39:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this file photo taken May 4, 2018, Amos Genish smiles prior to the start of the shareholders meeting, in Rozzano, near Milan, Italy. A long-running board-room battle in Italy’s legacy telecoms provider, Tele...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this file photo taken May 4, 2018, Amos Genish smiles prior to the start of the shareholders meeting, in Rozzano, near Milan, Italy. A long-running board-room battle in Italy’s legacy telecoms provider, Tele...
    A long-running board-room battle in Italy's legacy telecoms provider, Telecom Italia, has culminated with the ouster of CEO Amos Genish, effective immediately.
    A long-running board-room battle in Italy's legacy telecoms provider, Telecom Italia, has culminated with the ouster of CEO Amos Genish, effective immediately.
  • Pence, Abe agree on North Korea sanctions, new trade talks

    Pence, Abe agree on North Korea sanctions, new trade talks

    Monday, November 12 2018 9:58 PM EST2018-11-13 02:58:18 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:32 AM EST2018-11-13 10:32:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Abe's official residence in Tokyo Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Abe's official residence in Tokyo Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.
    Pence and Abe meet to discuss bilateral trade and touch base on their policies on North Korea before regional summits.
    Pence and Abe meet to discuss bilateral trade and touch base on their policies on North Korea before regional summits.
  • Fires put pressure on California utilities despite new law

    Fires put pressure on California utilities despite new law

    Monday, November 12 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-11-13 01:48:20 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:09 AM EST2018-11-13 10:09:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Power transmission lines crest a hilltop above Camp Creek Road, the point of origin of the Camp Fire, in Pulga, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Power transmission lines crest a hilltop above Camp Creek Road, the point of origin of the Camp Fire, in Pulga, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    California utilities again are facing severe financial pressures from the possibility that their equipment sparked catastrophic wildfires, including two now burning at either end of the state.
    California utilities again are facing severe financial pressures from the possibility that their equipment sparked catastrophic wildfires, including two now burning at either end of the state.
  • EU, UK inch closer to a deal as Brexit hangs in the balance

    EU, UK inch closer to a deal as Brexit hangs in the balance

    Monday, November 12 2018 4:08 PM EST2018-11-12 21:08:26 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-11-13 09:49:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, right, shakes hands with Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney during a meeting at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Britain's European...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, right, shakes hands with Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney during a meeting at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Britain's European...
    Britain and the European Union are inching inched toward agreement on a Brexit deal, but British Prime Minister Theresa May faces intensifying pressure from feuding pro-EU and pro-Brexit factions of her divided...
    Britain and the European Union are inching inched toward agreement on a Brexit deal, but British Prime Minister Theresa May faces intensifying pressure from feuding pro-EU and pro-Brexit factions of her divided Conservative government.
  • Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

    Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

    Monday, November 12 2018 3:48 AM EST2018-11-12 08:48:49 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:29 AM EST2018-11-13 06:29:11 GMT
    Major oil producers at Abu Dhabi summit say production cuts of up to 1 million barrels per day may be necessary.
    Major oil producers at Abu Dhabi summit say production cuts of up to 1 million barrels per day may be necessary.
  • 50 countries vow to fight cybercrime - US and Russia don't

    50 countries vow to fight cybercrime - US and Russia don't

    Monday, November 12 2018 7:58 AM EST2018-11-12 12:58:46 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:21 AM EST2018-11-13 06:21:59 GMT
    (Thomas Samson, Pool via AP). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, meets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the Paris Peace Forum in Paris, Sunday, Nov.11, 2018. International leaders attended a ceremony in Paris on Sunday at mark the 100th ...(Thomas Samson, Pool via AP). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, meets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the Paris Peace Forum in Paris, Sunday, Nov.11, 2018. International leaders attended a ceremony in Paris on Sunday at mark the 100th ...
    Fifty nations and over 150 tech companies are pledging to do more to fight criminal activity on the internet, including interference in elections and hate speech. But the United States, Russia and China are not...
    Fifty nations and over 150 tech companies are pledging to do more to fight criminal activity on the internet, including interference in elections and hate speech. But the United States, Russia and China are not among them.
  • Asian stocks sink after Wall Street tech sell-off

    Asian stocks sink after Wall Street tech sell-off

    Monday, November 12 2018 10:18 AM EST2018-11-12 15:18:49 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-11-13 06:19:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo trader Timothy Nick, center, works with specialist Michael O'Mara on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 12.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo trader Timothy Nick, center, works with specialist Michael O'Mara on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 12.
    U.S. stocks are moving broadly lower in early trading, weighed down by losses in technology companies and banks.
    U.S. stocks are moving broadly lower in early trading, weighed down by losses in technology companies and banks.
  • Facebook admits not doing enough to prevent Myanmar violence

    Facebook admits not doing enough to prevent Myanmar violence

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-11-06 19:26:06 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:14 AM EST2018-11-13 06:14:45 GMT
    Facebook is admitting that it didn't do enough to prevent its platform from being used to incite violence and spread hate in Myanmar.
    Facebook is admitting that it didn't do enough to prevent its platform from being used to incite violence and spread hate in Myanmar.
  • Trump complains about allies' spending after France trip

    Trump complains about allies' spending after France trip

    Monday, November 12 2018 7:48 AM EST2018-11-12 12:48:45 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-11-13 05:39:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump walks after stepping off Marine One, on the South Lawn of the White House, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Washington. Trump is returning from a trip to Paris.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump walks after stepping off Marine One, on the South Lawn of the White House, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Washington. Trump is returning from a trip to Paris.
    Fresh from a trip to France where his brand of "nationalism" drew rebuke from his hosts, President Donald Trump says "much was accomplished" in his meetings, but is raising a familiar complaint about American...
    Fresh from a trip to France where his brand of "nationalism" drew rebuke from his hosts, President Donald Trump says "much was accomplished" in his meetings, but is raising a familiar complaint about American allies' spending on defense.
  • Turkish Cypriot leader: mix region's gas, send via Turkey

    Turkish Cypriot leader: mix region's gas, send via Turkey

    Monday, November 12 2018 4:08 PM EST2018-11-12 21:08:17 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:19 AM EST2018-11-13 05:19:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). A Cypriot soldier removes the barbed-wire that blocked the road, at a newly-opened crossing point between ethnically split Cyprus' internationally recognized south and the breakaway, Turkish Cypriot north at the southeaster...(AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). A Cypriot soldier removes the barbed-wire that blocked the road, at a newly-opened crossing point between ethnically split Cyprus' internationally recognized south and the breakaway, Turkish Cypriot north at the southeaster...
    The leader of Cyprus' breakaway Turkish Cypriots says an accord reunifying the ethnically split island nation could unlock a deal to convey gas discovered in fields off Israel, Egypt and Cyprus to markets through...
    The leader of Cyprus' breakaway Turkish Cypriots says an accord reunifying the ethnically split island nation could unlock a deal to convey gas discovered in fields off Israel, Egypt and Cyprus to markets through neighboring Turkey's pipeline network.
  • CEO out at cosmetics maker Coty

    CEO out at cosmetics maker Coty

    Monday, November 12 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-11-12 13:48:47 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 9:28 PM EST2018-11-13 02:28:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this July 9, 2015, file photo, a Covergirl makeup product hangs on a display at a store, in Haverhill, Mass. CEO Camillo Pane at the cosmetics company Coty, that owns Covergirl and other brands, is leaving the...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this July 9, 2015, file photo, a Covergirl makeup product hangs on a display at a store, in Haverhill, Mass. CEO Camillo Pane at the cosmetics company Coty, that owns Covergirl and other brands, is leaving the...
    Coty, after dismal quarter, replaces its CEO and its chairman.
    Coty, after dismal quarter, replaces its CEO and its chairman.
  • Athenahealth fetches $5.7 billion cash buyout offer

    Athenahealth fetches $5.7 billion cash buyout offer

    Monday, November 12 2018 9:08 AM EST2018-11-12 14:08:49 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 8:29 PM EST2018-11-13 01:29:21 GMT
    A prominent athenahelath investor and a private equity firm will spend about $5.7 billion on the medical billing software maker and take it private.
    A prominent athenahelath investor and a private equity firm will spend about $5.7 billion on the medical billing software maker and take it private.
  • Leaders meet in Italy to find settlement in Libya

    Leaders meet in Italy to find settlement in Libya

    Monday, November 12 2018 3:48 AM EST2018-11-12 08:48:44 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 4:30 PM EST2018-11-12 21:30:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 file photo, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria. A gathering of leaders of Libya’s quarrelling factions and of countries...(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 file photo, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria. A gathering of leaders of Libya’s quarrelling factions and of countries...
    A gathering of leaders of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation opens in Sicily.
    A gathering of leaders of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation opens in Sicily.
  • SoftBank mobile unit to go for IPO raising some $20 billion

    SoftBank mobile unit to go for IPO raising some $20 billion

    Monday, November 12 2018 3:18 AM EST2018-11-12 08:18:47 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-11-12 21:29:28 GMT
    Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. will carry out an initial public offering of its Japanese mobile subsidiary, set for Dec. 19.
    Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. will carry out an initial public offering of its Japanese mobile subsidiary, set for Dec. 19.
  • China's annual shopping frenzy shatters records again

    China's annual shopping frenzy shatters records again

    Saturday, November 10 2018 10:38 PM EST2018-11-11 03:38:20 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-11-12 21:29:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Jack Ma, Alibaba's chairman, chats after the start of Alibaba's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival held in Shanghai, China, early Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. What started out ten years ago as a day of online promotion with US$7.8million ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Jack Ma, Alibaba's chairman, chats after the start of Alibaba's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival held in Shanghai, China, early Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. What started out ten years ago as a day of online promotion with US$7.8million ...
    Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14 billion within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy.
    Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14 billion within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy.
  • Pabst says MillerCoors is trying to put it out of business

    Pabst says MillerCoors is trying to put it out of business

    Sunday, November 11 2018 10:48 AM EST2018-11-11 15:48:33 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-11-12 20:58:46 GMT
    Pabst Brewing Compnay and MillerCoors head to trial Monday to settle a contract dispute in which Pabst accuses the brewing giant of trying to undermine its hipster competitor by breaking a contract to make their...
    Pabst Brewing Compnay and MillerCoors head to trial Monday to settle a contract dispute in which Pabst accuses the brewing giant of trying to undermine its hipster competitor by breaking a contract to make their products.
  • Saudi Arabia, Russia discussing possible oil-production cuts

    Saudi Arabia, Russia discussing possible oil-production cuts

    Sunday, November 11 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-11-11 23:48:32 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 2:59 PM EST2018-11-12 19:59:19 GMT
    As oil prices continue to slide, big producers including Saudi Arabia and Russia are considering cuts in supply.
    As oil prices continue to slide, big producers including Saudi Arabia and Russia are considering cuts in supply.
  • Chinese 'gait recognition' tech IDs people by how they walk

    Chinese 'gait recognition' tech IDs people by how they walk

    Monday, November 5 2018 9:45 PM EST2018-11-06 02:45:48 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-11-12 17:31:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 31, 2018, photo, Huang Yongzhen, CEO of Watrix, demonstrates the use of his firm's gait recognition software at his company's offices in Beijing. A Chinese technology startup hopes to begin selling software th...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 31, 2018, photo, Huang Yongzhen, CEO of Watrix, demonstrates the use of his firm's gait recognition software at his company's offices in Beijing. A Chinese technology startup hopes to begin selling software th...
    A Chinese technology startup has begun selling software that recognizes people by their body shape and how they walk, enabling identification when faces are hidden from cameras.
    A Chinese technology startup has begun selling software that recognizes people by their body shape and how they walk, enabling identification when faces are hidden from cameras.
  • Correction: SAP-Qualtrics story

    Correction: SAP-Qualtrics story

    Sunday, November 11 2018 8:49 PM EST2018-11-12 01:49:09 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-11-12 15:28:58 GMT
    SAP agrees to pay $8 billion for survey-software provider Qualtrics International.
    SAP agrees to pay $8 billion for survey-software provider Qualtrics International.
  • Stock markets subdued as oil rises, breaking losing streak

    Stock markets subdued as oil rises, breaking losing streak

    Monday, November 12 2018 1:58 AM EST2018-11-12 06:58:57 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-12 15:19:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). A currency trader works near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Ko...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). A currency trader works near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Ko...
    Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures from China and Japan later in the week.
    Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures from China and Japan later in the week.
  • Democrats eye Trump's tax returns but expect a long fight

    Democrats eye Trump's tax returns but expect a long fight

    Friday, November 9 2018 1:07 AM EST2018-11-09 06:07:41 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-11-12 15:19:39 GMT
    Getting President Donald Trump's tax returns is a top priority for Democrats now that they've won the House, but there's no guarantee the administration would comply with a request to turn them over.
    Getting President Donald Trump's tax returns is a top priority for Democrats now that they've won the House, but there's no guarantee the administration would comply with a request to turn them over.
  • Pence in Japan to discuss trade, N. Korea before summits

    Pence in Japan to discuss trade, N. Korea before summits

    Monday, November 12 2018 6:08 AM EST2018-11-12 11:08:44 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 9:01 AM EST2018-11-12 14:01:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence walks with his wife Karen as they exit Air Force Two upon landing at Yokota Air Base in Fussa on the outskirts of Tokyo Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Pence has arrived in Tokyo on an overnight visit to...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence walks with his wife Karen as they exit Air Force Two upon landing at Yokota Air Base in Fussa on the outskirts of Tokyo Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Pence has arrived in Tokyo on an overnight visit to...
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Tokyo to discuss North Korea and other issues with Japanese officials before heading to two regional summits.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Tokyo to discuss North Korea and other issues with Japanese officials before heading to two regional summits.
  • 1 year after Mugabe fall, Zimbabwe asks 'what has changed?'

    1 year after Mugabe fall, Zimbabwe asks 'what has changed?'

    Monday, November 12 2018 5:28 AM EST2018-11-12 10:28:41 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 8:41 AM EST2018-11-12 13:41:37 GMT
    One year ago the unthinkable happened in Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe fell from power. A year later Zimbabwe's economic problems have worsened and restrictions on basic freedoms remain, bringing some Zimbabweans to ask...
    One year ago the unthinkable happened in Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe fell from power. A year later Zimbabwe's economic problems have worsened and restrictions on basic freedoms remain, bringing some Zimbabweans to ask 'What has changed?'.
  • FDA approves return of popular Primatene Mist asthma inhaler

    FDA approves return of popular Primatene Mist asthma inhaler

    Thursday, November 8 2018 12:27 PM EST2018-11-08 17:27:34 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 8:20 AM EST2018-11-12 13:20:59 GMT
    (Amphastar via AP). This undated product image provided by Amphastar shows Primatene Mist. A new version of the once-popular asthma inhaler Primatene Mist will soon return to U.S. stores. The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, app...(Amphastar via AP). This undated product image provided by Amphastar shows Primatene Mist. A new version of the once-popular asthma inhaler Primatene Mist will soon return to U.S. stores. The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, app...
    Primatene Mist asthma inhalers will soon return to store shelves after regulators OK an improved version.
    Primatene Mist asthma inhalers will soon return to store shelves after regulators OK an improved version.
  • Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

    Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

    Saturday, November 10 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-11-11 00:38:44 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 7:19 AM EST2018-11-12 12:19:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 31, 2018, photo, Chinese investors use computer terminals as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing. China's government is trying to dispel stock market gloom and talk prices back up with pr...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 31, 2018, photo, Chinese investors use computer terminals as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing. China's government is trying to dispel stock market gloom and talk prices back up with pr...
    China's stock market gloom defies government efforts to restore confidence after 30 percent price plunge.
    China's stock market gloom defies government efforts to restore confidence after 30 percent price plunge.
  • Fed announces new report on financial stability

    Fed announces new report on financial stability

    Friday, November 9 2018 6:07 PM EST2018-11-09 23:07:09 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 7:19 AM EST2018-11-12 12:19:40 GMT
    Federal Reserve announces new semiannual report assessing stability of US financial system.
    Federal Reserve announces new semiannual report assessing stability of US financial system.
  • Schumer: FAA too slow tackling airline seat size concerns

    Schumer: FAA too slow tackling airline seat size concerns

    Sunday, November 11 2018 2:08 AM EST2018-11-11 07:08:01 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 3:28 AM EST2018-11-12 08:28:50 GMT
    The Senate's top Democrat says the Federal Aviation Administration isn't moving fast enough to roll out a plan to stop airlines from shrinking passengers' seats.
    The Senate's top Democrat says the Federal Aviation Administration isn't moving fast enough to roll out a plan to stop airlines from shrinking passengers' seats.
  • Another Keystone XL setback: environmental review ordered

    Another Keystone XL setback: environmental review ordered

    Friday, November 9 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-11-09 13:48:02 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 2:19 AM EST2018-11-12 07:19:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 24, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump, flanked by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and Energy Secretary Rick Perry, is seen in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, during the ann...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 24, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump, flanked by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and Energy Secretary Rick Perry, is seen in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, during the ann...
    Environmentalists praise fed court decision to block Keystone pipeline for environmental review.
    Environmentalists praise fed court decision to block Keystone pipeline for environmental review.
  • FDA plans strict limits on sale of flavored e-cigarettes

    FDA plans strict limits on sale of flavored e-cigarettes

    Thursday, November 8 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-11-09 03:47:50 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-11-12 05:42:26 GMT
    The Food and Drug Administration is planning on requiring strict limits on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes, including age verification controls for online sales, in an effort to curtail their use among...
    The Food and Drug Administration is planning on requiring strict limits on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes, including age verification controls for online sales, in an effort to curtail their use among children and teenagers.
  • Asia shares gain ahead of key data; oil recovers

    Asia shares gain ahead of key data; oil recovers

    Sunday, November 11 2018 10:38 PM EST2018-11-12 03:38:44 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-11-12 05:39:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). A currency trader works near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Ko...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). A currency trader works near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Ko...
    Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures from China and Japan later in the week.
    Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures from China and Japan later in the week.
  • The Latest: Leaders discuss Ukraine elections at Paris meet

    The Latest: Leaders discuss Ukraine elections at Paris meet

    Sunday, November 11 2018 3:08 AM EST2018-11-11 08:08:06 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 9:12 PM EST2018-11-12 02:12:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). A Polish Army guard of honor stands next to the monument of the late Polish President Lech Kaczynski, who died in a 2010 plane crash, in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, during the official unveiling ceremony being a pa...(AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). A Polish Army guard of honor stands next to the monument of the late Polish President Lech Kaczynski, who died in a 2010 plane crash, in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, during the official unveiling ceremony being a pa...
    Poland is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its rebirth as an independent state with a multitude of events across the country, including marches and the national hymn being sung publicly in more than 600 towns.
    Poland is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its rebirth as an independent state with a multitude of events across the country, including marches and the national hymn being sung publicly in more than 600 towns.
  • China auto sales fall in October, deepening slump

    China auto sales fall in October, deepening slump

    Friday, November 9 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-11-09 08:07:49 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 8:19 PM EST2018-11-12 01:19:24 GMT
    China's auto sales sink in October for 4th month, falling 13 percent from a year ago.
    China's auto sales sink in October for 4th month, falling 13 percent from a year ago.
  • Correction: Ford-Scooters story

    Correction: Ford-Scooters story

    Thursday, November 8 2018 3:07 PM EST2018-11-08 20:07:28 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 10:18 AM EST2018-11-11 15:18:43 GMT
    Ford Motor buys electric scooter sharing company Spin, expanding its presence in alternative forms of transportation.
    Ford Motor buys electric scooter sharing company Spin, expanding its presence in alternative forms of transportation.
  • Financial Times editor refused entry to Hong Kong

    Financial Times editor refused entry to Hong Kong

    Friday, November 9 2018 2:37 AM EST2018-11-09 07:37:36 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 1:09 AM EST2018-11-11 06:09:16 GMT
    The Asia editor of the newspaper Financial Times has been refused entry to Hong Kong, weeks after the semi-autonomous Chinese territory refused to renew his work visa.
    The Asia editor of the newspaper Financial Times has been refused entry to Hong Kong, weeks after the semi-autonomous Chinese territory refused to renew his work visa.
  • China's annual shopping frenzy shatters records again

    China's annual shopping frenzy shatters records again

    Sunday, November 11 2018 12:08 AM EST2018-11-11 05:08:41 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 12:09 AM EST2018-11-11 05:09:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Jack Ma, Alibaba's chairman, chats after the start of Alibaba's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival held in Shanghai, China, early Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. What started out ten years ago as a day of online promotion with US$7.8million ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Jack Ma, Alibaba's chairman, chats after the start of Alibaba's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival held in Shanghai, China, early Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. What started out ten years ago as a day of online promotion with US$7.8million ...
    Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14 billion within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy.
    Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14 billion within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy.
  • How military service impacts student loan repayment options

    How military service impacts student loan repayment options

    Friday, November 9 2018 12:27 PM EST2018-11-09 17:27:06 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-11-11 00:38:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE- In this April 3, 2017, file photo U.S. Army soldiers march in formation during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington. If you’re a veteran with student debt, you have repayment right...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE- In this April 3, 2017, file photo U.S. Army soldiers march in formation during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington. If you’re a veteran with student debt, you have repayment right...
    Veterans and active-duty service members who know how to access their repayment rights can stay on track and avoid default.
    Veterans and active-duty service members who know how to access their repayment rights can stay on track and avoid default.
  • UK ex-minister says other officials may resign over Brexit

    UK ex-minister says other officials may resign over Brexit

    Saturday, November 10 2018 7:47 AM EST2018-11-10 12:47:31 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:31 PM EST2018-11-10 20:31:11 GMT
    (Chris Radburn/PA via AP, File). FILE  - In this March 3, 2016 file photo, Universities Minister Jo Johnson is photographed prior to giving a speech on science, universities and the EU at the Babbage Lecture Theatre, University of Cambridge in Cambridg...(Chris Radburn/PA via AP, File). FILE - In this March 3, 2016 file photo, Universities Minister Jo Johnson is photographed prior to giving a speech on science, universities and the EU at the Babbage Lecture Theatre, University of Cambridge in Cambridg...
    A former U.K. minister says others may step down from the government to protest Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan.
    A former U.K. minister says others may step down from the government to protest Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan.
  • Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

    Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

    Thursday, November 8 2018 8:07 PM EST2018-11-09 01:07:48 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 9:07 AM EST2018-11-10 14:07:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 31, 2018, photo, Chinese investors use computer terminals as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing. China's government is trying to dispel stock market gloom and talk prices back up with pr...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 31, 2018, photo, Chinese investors use computer terminals as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing. China's government is trying to dispel stock market gloom and talk prices back up with pr...
    China's stock market gloom defies government efforts to restore confidence after 30 percent price plunge.
    China's stock market gloom defies government efforts to restore confidence after 30 percent price plunge.
  • China warns US to avoid islands it claims in South China Sea

    China warns US to avoid islands it claims in South China Sea

    Friday, November 9 2018 1:27 AM EST2018-11-09 06:27:35 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 2:09 AM EST2018-11-10 07:09:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert Burns, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, left, meets Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe in Singapore. Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Friday, Nov. 9 with ...(AP Photo/Robert Burns, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, left, meets Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe in Singapore. Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Friday, Nov. 9 with ...
    Even as the United States and China butt heads over trade, their top diplomats and defense chiefs will be meeting in Washington Friday looking to tamp down tensions on other issues.
    Even as the United States and China butt heads over trade, their top diplomats and defense chiefs will be meeting in Washington Friday looking to tamp down tensions on other issues.
  • US expands sanctions over Russia activities in Ukraine

    US expands sanctions over Russia activities in Ukraine

    Thursday, November 8 2018 3:07 PM EST2018-11-08 20:07:19 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 9:01 PM EST2018-11-10 02:01:43 GMT
    The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on three individuals and nine entities over what it said was Russia's "malign" activity in Crimea and eastern Ukraine.
    The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on three individuals and nine entities over what it said was Russia's "malign" activity in Crimea and eastern Ukraine.
  • US wholesale prices jump, but underlying pressures look tame

    US wholesale prices jump, but underlying pressures look tame

    Friday, November 9 2018 8:47 AM EST2018-11-09 13:47:49 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 8:37 PM EST2018-11-10 01:37:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this Sept, 17, 2018, file photo tomatoes go through a washing process at the Los Gatos Tomato Products plant in Huron, Calif. On Friday, Nov. 9, the Labor Department reports on U.S. producer price inflatio...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this Sept, 17, 2018, file photo tomatoes go through a washing process at the Los Gatos Tomato Products plant in Huron, Calif. On Friday, Nov. 9, the Labor Department reports on U.S. producer price inflatio...
    US wholesale prices rose 0.6 percent in October, biggest gain in 6 years.
    US wholesale prices rose 0.6 percent in October, biggest gain in 6 years.
  • NFL television ratings see increase for most packages

    NFL television ratings see increase for most packages

    Friday, November 9 2018 3:17 AM EST2018-11-09 08:17:48 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 7:17 PM EST2018-11-10 00:17:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 file photo, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) in action during an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns in Cleveland. After years of declines, NFL television...(AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 file photo, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) in action during an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns in Cleveland. After years of declines, NFL television...
    After years of declines, NFL television ratings are showing modest gains.
    After years of declines, NFL television ratings are showing modest gains.
  • Hawaii printer shuts commercial printing, citing tariffs

    Hawaii printer shuts commercial printing, citing tariffs

    Friday, November 9 2018 6:58 PM EST2018-11-09 23:58:22 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 7:17 PM EST2018-11-10 00:17:19 GMT
    A major Hawaii printer is closing its commercial printing business and laying off 93 people in part because of tariffs the U.S. slapped on imports of Chinese paper.
    A major Hawaii printer is closing its commercial printing business and laying off 93 people in part because of tariffs the U.S. slapped on imports of Chinese paper.
  • Lawyer: Trump exceeded power by reversing Obama drilling ban

    Lawyer: Trump exceeded power by reversing Obama drilling ban

    Friday, November 9 2018 6:58 PM EST2018-11-09 23:58:17 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 7:17 PM EST2018-11-10 00:17:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Erik Grafe, center, an attorney for Earthjustice, speaks to reporters following a hearing Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in U.S. District Court in Anchorage, Alaska. Earthjustice and other environmental groups claim President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Erik Grafe, center, an attorney for Earthjustice, speaks to reporters following a hearing Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in U.S. District Court in Anchorage, Alaska. Earthjustice and other environmental groups claim President Donald Tr...
    A lawyer says President Donald Trump exceeded his power when he signed an executive order reversing a ban on offshore drilling in vast parts of the Arctic Ocean and dozens of underwater canyons in the Atlantic Ocean.
    A lawyer says President Donald Trump exceeded his power when he signed an executive order reversing a ban on offshore drilling in vast parts of the Arctic Ocean and dozens of underwater canyons in the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Norway to suspend defense gear exports to Saudi Arabia

    Norway to suspend defense gear exports to Saudi Arabia

    Friday, November 9 2018 10:57 AM EST2018-11-09 15:57:56 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 5:40 PM EST2018-11-09 22:40:11 GMT
    Norway's foreign minister says the country will suspend issuing new licenses to export defense-related equipment to Saudi Arabia.
    Norway's foreign minister says the country will suspend issuing new licenses to export defense-related equipment to Saudi Arabia.
  • Mexican stocks headed for 2nd day of losses

    Mexican stocks headed for 2nd day of losses

    Friday, November 9 2018 5:07 PM EST2018-11-09 22:07:48 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 5:07 PM EST2018-11-09 22:07:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christian Palma, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2018 file photo, Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks at a rally commemorating the 50th anniversary of a bloody reprisal against students, at the Tlatelolco Plaza in Mexi...(AP Photo/Christian Palma, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2018 file photo, Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks at a rally commemorating the 50th anniversary of a bloody reprisal against students, at the Tlatelolco Plaza in Mexi...
    Mexican stocks appeared headed for a second day of losses after the party of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador floated a proposal to prohibit some commissions charged by private banks.
    Mexican stocks appeared headed for a second day of losses after the party of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador floated a proposal to prohibit some commissions charged by private banks.
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