California urges Trump to drop plan for weaker fuel standard 2018-09-25T00:03:35Z 2018-09-24T03:51:31Z 2018-09-25T00:03:14Z Doctors, environmental groups and California officials will weigh in on the Trump administration's proposal to roll back car-mileage standards at what could be a raucous hearing in a region with some of the nation's worst air pollution. Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death 2018-09-25T00:02:52Z 2018-09-20T16:08:28Z 2018-09-25T00:02:23Z A Colorado company has recalled more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak that killed one person and sickened 17. Swiss reject bids to improve food quality, protect farmers 2018-09-25T00:02:27Z 2018-09-23T06:31:02Z 2018-09-25T00:02:11Z Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly, and protect Swiss farmers more too.
Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant, raising alarm 2018-09-25T00:02:16Z 2018-09-20T05:28:01Z 2018-09-25T00:02:07Z Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina.
The Latest: Kavanaugh: I've never sexually assaulted anyone 2018-09-24T23:56:56Z 2018-09-24T12:02:39Z 2018-09-24T23:56:48Z Presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway says sexual misconduct allegations by two women against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sound like "a vast left-wing conspiracy.".
German energy company: saving threatened forest 'illusion' 2018-09-24T23:55:38Z 2018-09-21T07:29:53Z 2018-09-24T23:55:34Z A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to think the woodland can be saved, and halting the project would cost his firm up to 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion).
'Rocket Man' to 'Terrific': Trump lauds Kim in UN return 2018-09-24T23:55:06Z 2018-09-24T04:51:34Z 2018-09-24T23:55:05Z As he begins the sequel to this stormy U.N. debut, President Donald Trump on Monday will again confront the dangers posed by North Korea's nuclear threat, though its shadow may appear somewhat less ominous than a year ago. SiriusXM presses play on deal with Pandora Media 2018-09-24T23:52:59Z 2018-09-24T11:32:13Z 2018-09-24T23:52:43Z SiriusXM is buying music streaming service Pandora Media in an stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion. Keystone XL developer plans to start construction in 2019 2018-09-24T23:52:50Z 2018-09-24T15:51:48Z 2018-09-24T23:52:34Z The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline says it plans to start construction next year after the U.S. State Department concluded last week that major environmental damage from a leak is unlikely and could be quickly mitigated.
Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada 2018-09-24T23:52:47Z 2018-09-24T14:41:55Z 2018-09-24T23:52:33Z Germany wants to sell Canada a secondhand drone that's cost over 700 million euros ($823 million) _ without many core components it needs to fly.
Global stocks dip on report China calls off US trade talks 2018-09-24T23:52:43Z 2018-09-24T14:41:48Z 2018-09-24T23:52:29Z Global stock markets are down after the US and China officially put new tariffs on each other's goods and China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the U.S. Industrial and basic materials companies falling. US, China hike tariffs as trade row intensifies 2018-09-24T23:52:37Z 2018-09-24T06:11:38Z 2018-09-24T23:52:26Z China raises tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. imports in an escalation of trade battle after deadline for President Donald Trump's latest increase. Greece: Drones used to spot tax cheats on Santorini 2018-09-24T23:52:33Z 2018-09-24T18:01:53Z 2018-09-24T23:52:23Z Tax authorities say they have used surveillance drones in Greece for the first time to spot violations on Santorini, where tourists were allegedly being taken on boat tours of the island's sea-filled volcanic crater without getting receipts. Ernst & Young faces 2nd sexual harassment complaint 2018-09-24T23:52:29Z 2018-09-24T22:12:06Z 2018-09-24T23:52:21Z Accounting firm Ernst & Young hit with second sexual harassment complaint this year.
Congress set to keep gov't open, delay action on border wall 2018-09-24T23:52:26Z 2018-09-24T05:31:33Z 2018-09-24T23:52:18Z Congressional leaders have spent months working to pass a series of spending bills and avert a government shutdown that neither party wants. ECB chief: Wage growth pushing up inflation in euro area 2018-09-24T23:52:24Z 2018-09-24T15:41:46Z 2018-09-24T23:52:15Z European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says he expects inflation to strengthen in the 19 countries that use the euro as a stronger job market pushes up wage growth.
The Latest: Trump cites 'very good experiences' with France 2018-09-24T23:42:10Z 2018-09-24T19:44:30Z 2018-09-24T23:42:10Z President Donald Trump says his second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will unfold much like their first meeting, except for the location.
State-backed hackers target Gmail of US senators, aides 2018-09-24T22:58:37Z 2018-09-20T04:58:48Z 2018-09-24T22:58:13Z A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them.
PayPal is the latest platform to ditch Alex Jones, Infowars 2018-09-24T22:58:34Z 2018-09-21T22:20:32Z 2018-09-24T22:58:12Z PayPal is the latest platform to ditch Jones and his Infowars site, which along with conspiracy theories peddles "I Stand With Trump" t-shirts, Wake Up America coffee, dietary supplements and survival food.
Twitter finds software privacy bug affecting direct messages 2018-09-24T22:58:20Z 2018-09-21T21:40:15Z 2018-09-24T22:58:06Z Twitter says a bug might have caused private messages and protected tweets from some users to be mistakenly sent to developers who were not the intended recipients. Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models 2018-09-24T22:58:17Z 2018-09-23T08:31:05Z 2018-09-24T22:58:05Z Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal.
How to write a will that won't trigger a family feud 2018-09-24T22:12:29Z 2018-09-24T14:51:48Z 2018-09-24T22:12:22Z Consider that what looks good on paper may not play out that way in real life. Why the 'gig' economy may not be the workforce of the future 2018-09-24T21:37:23Z 2018-09-24T10:23:40Z 2018-09-24T21:37:21Z Why the 'gig' economy might not be the workforce of the future: Tepid pay is limiting growth.
UK's Labour opposition says it might back new Brexit vote 2018-09-24T18:02:29Z 2018-09-24T16:11:49Z 2018-09-24T18:02:18Z Britain's main opposition party has taken a step toward backing a new referendum on Brexit _ but has stopped short of saying the vote should include an option not to leave the European Union at all.
Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum 2018-09-24T17:26:06Z 2018-09-20T06:28:05Z 2018-09-24T17:25:18Z A museum celebrating all things cannabis with displays that include a glass bong taller than a giraffe and huggable faux marijuana plants is the newest tourist attraction in Las Vegas.
Reports: Versace on verge of sale to Michael Kors 2018-09-24T17:22:34Z 2018-09-24T12:01:44Z 2018-09-24T17:22:29Z An Italian newspaper report says that the Versace group is on the verge of announcing its sale to an American company. Trump boosting offensive capabilities in cyber strategy 2018-09-24T17:07:20Z 2018-09-20T20:12:17Z 2018-09-24T17:06:56Z The White House is warning foreign adversaries that the U.S. is preparing to step up its offensive cyber capabilities as part of a new government-wide strategy.
Mandela: A life of soaring symbolism, now harnessed by UN 2018-09-24T16:55:01Z 2018-09-24T04:11:36Z 2018-09-24T16:54:47Z The U.N. is harnessing the soaring symbolism of Nelson Mandela, whose South African journey from anti-apartheid leader to prisoner to president to global statesman is one of the 20th century's great stories of struggle, sacrifice and reconciliation.
Some farmers worry Trump's bailout checks won't be enough 2018-09-24T16:42:58Z 2018-09-24T05:31:52Z 2018-09-24T16:42:47Z Some farmers strained by Trump's trade war with China worry bailout checks won't be enough.
'House With a Clock in Its Walls' ticks to No. 1 in theaters 2018-09-24T16:23:41Z 2018-09-23T16:11:17Z 2018-09-24T16:23:41Z The gothic family fantasy "A House With a Clock in Its Walls" exceeded expectations to debut with an estimated $26.9 million in ticket sales at the weekend box office.
World stocks fall on reports China-US trade talks put off 2018-09-24T16:23:23Z 2018-09-24T06:21:42Z 2018-09-24T16:23:01Z Asian shares fall after reports say China-US trade talks put off.
Brexit backers advocate alternative economic plan 2018-09-24T16:22:53Z 2018-09-24T14:21:48Z 2018-09-24T16:22:30Z Brexit advocates unveiled Monday a new economic plan for Britain's exit from the European Union as official figures emerged showing the country's increasingly deteriorating trade in goods relationship with the bloc.
German business confidence holds up amid trade worries 2018-09-24T15:52:22Z 2018-09-24T09:01:38Z 2018-09-24T15:52:06Z Business confidence in Europe's largest economy fell only slightly in September despite worries about trade disputes that could harm growth.
As aid checks go out, farmers worry bailout won't be enough 2018-09-24T15:45:48Z 2018-09-23T12:31:14Z 2018-09-24T15:45:24Z US farmers will soon begin getting government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to help those experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China, but even those poised for big payouts worry it won't be enough.
Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization' 2018-09-24T14:56:10Z 2018-09-23T19:01:19Z 2018-09-24T14:56:04Z Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes "denuclearization.". AT&T fires back in bid to preserve its deal with Time Warner 2018-09-24T14:45:33Z 2018-09-20T20:12:13Z 2018-09-24T14:45:00Z AT&T says Justice Department failed to show price hikes from Time Warner merger. Barrick buys Randgold to create world's largest gold miner 2018-09-24T14:42:50Z 2018-09-24T10:51:43Z 2018-09-24T14:42:47Z Barrick Gold has agreed to buy Randgold Resources for $6.1 billion in stock to create the world's largest gold miner.
OPEC, allies agree not to further increase oil production 2018-09-24T14:42:48Z 2018-09-23T18:11:25Z 2018-09-24T14:42:44Z A meeting of OPEC and its allies ended without any decision to further increase oil output despite President Donald Trump's call for lower prices. 3 hackers get light sentences after working with the FBI 2018-09-24T14:27:14Z 2018-09-19T22:28:54Z 2018-09-24T14:27:14Z Three computer hackers whose "botnet" known as Mirai virtually paralyzed chunks of the Internet in 2016 have received light sentences after helping the FBI with cybercrime and cybersecurity. Singapore fines Uber, Grab for 'anti-competitive' merger 2018-09-24T14:22:19Z 2018-09-24T08:51:40Z 2018-09-24T14:22:10Z Singapore fines Uber, Grab for 'anti-competitive' merger. California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals 2018-09-24T13:44:49Z 2018-09-20T21:19:38Z 2018-09-24T13:44:35Z People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under new state law. Ex-OpenTable worker charged in bogus reservations scheme 2018-09-24T11:12:17Z 2018-09-23T17:41:17Z 2018-09-24T11:12:15Z A former OpenTable employee has been charged with wire fraud for allegedly making hundreds of bogus reservations at Chicago restaurants to undermine a rival booking service. Sky shares rally after Comcast wins bidding war 2018-09-24T10:41:52Z 2018-09-24T10:01:41Z 2018-09-24T10:41:50Z Shares in Sky are up 8.8 percent after Comcast won a bidding war for the British pay TV giant in a weekend auction that pushed the value of the company to almost 30 billion pounds ($39 billion). Why the 'gig' economy may not be the workforce of the future 2018-09-24T10:23:39Z 2018-09-24T10:23:38Z 2018-09-24T10:23:39Z Why the 'gig' economy might not be the workforce of the future: Tepid pay is limiting growth.
Stop Brexit? UK's Labour party mulls backing new referendum 2018-09-24T09:43:19Z 2018-09-23T06:31:05Z 2018-09-24T09:43:18Z Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference _ whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's departure from the European Union.
Asian shares fall on reports China-US trade talks put off 2018-09-24T06:11:53Z 2018-09-24T05:31:40Z 2018-09-24T06:11:50Z Asian shares fall after reports say China-US trade talks put off.
Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid 2018-09-24T05:51:52Z 2018-09-22T19:40:51Z 2018-09-24T05:51:49Z Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid. US lawmakers scuttle plan to limit airline change fees 2018-09-24T05:42:41Z 2018-09-22T22:00:58Z 2018-09-24T05:42:38Z Lawmakers have scuttled a plan to limit airline change fees as bill deadline looms.
At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike 2018-09-24T04:52:45Z 2018-09-23T15:51:16Z 2018-09-24T04:52:44Z President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week. China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal 2018-09-24T02:54:19Z 2018-09-23T00:51:02Z 2018-09-24T02:54:15Z China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment. Congress takes aim at shrinking seats, legroom on airplanes 2018-09-24T02:52:27Z 2018-09-22T19:51:04Z 2018-09-24T02:52:22Z The Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week. Average US price of gas drops a penny per gallon to $2.90 2018-09-23T21:05:29Z 2018-09-23T18:11:35Z 2018-09-23T21:05:08Z The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dropped a penny per gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.90. Hong Kong opens high-speed rail link with mainland China 2018-09-23T18:22:31Z 2018-09-22T04:10:36Z 2018-09-23T18:22:31Z Hong Kong has opened a new high-speed rail link to inland China that will vastly decrease travel times but which also raises concerns about Beijing's creeping influence over the semi-autonomous Chinese region. Lawsuit alleges Party City denied job to woman with autism 2018-09-23T17:41:35Z 2018-09-22T14:40:54Z 2018-09-23T17:41:29Z A federal agency has sued Party City over allegations that it failed to hire a New Hampshire woman after it learned she has autism.
National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption 2018-09-23T17:31:52Z 2018-09-22T04:00:27Z 2018-09-23T17:31:52Z Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will reopen its main gates Saturday, welcoming carloads of visitors eager to see Kilauea's new summit crater and the area where a longstanding lava lake once bubbled near the surface. Rising oil prices haven't hurt the US economy so far 2018-09-23T12:42:11Z 2018-09-21T14:12:16Z 2018-09-23T12:42:11Z Higher oil prices hurt consumers, but modest increases don't have to crimp the economy. Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK 2018-09-23T11:40:29Z 2018-09-20T09:28:17Z 2018-09-23T11:40:29Z British regulators say that the corporate battle between 21st Century Fox and Comcast to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction. Campaign calls on Hawaii island tourists to be respectful 2018-09-23T08:49:14Z 2018-09-22T22:20:55Z 2018-09-23T08:49:14Z The Big Island visitors bureau and Hawaii County have launched a campaign that aims to create a more conscientious tourism industry on the Big Island. 2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint 2018-09-23T08:49:01Z 2018-09-22T19:00:47Z 2018-09-23T08:49:01Z The publisher and editor in chief in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained over an article published Friday which alleges mishandling of EU funds meant to improve conditions in migrant hotspots across the country.
Credit freeze free nationwide as of Friday 2018-09-23T06:17:10Z 2018-09-21T16:10:14Z 2018-09-23T06:17:10Z Credit freeze to protect from identity theft now free nationwide under new law. Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension ages 2018-09-22T22:01:15Z 2018-09-22T11:50:37Z 2018-09-22T22:01:11Z Thousands have rallied across Russia to protest the government's plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years. New California law helps utilities with wildfire lawsuits 2018-09-22T21:51:37Z 2018-09-21T19:41:01Z 2018-09-22T21:51:33Z Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a measure allowing utilities to bill their customers to pay for legal settlements stemming from devastating 2017 wildfires. Turkmenistan surprised by Tajikistan's rollback on railroad 2018-09-22T20:21:26Z 2018-09-22T16:50:43Z 2018-09-22T20:21:22Z Turkmenistan says a statement from a Tajik envoy signaling apparent backtracking on a previously agreed railroad project is incomprehensible. China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy 2018-09-22T20:21:10Z 2018-09-21T10:59:59Z 2018-09-22T20:21:09Z China is expressing outrage over U.S. sanctions leveled against a Chinese military agency and its director over the purchase of Russian weapons.
Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland 2018-09-22T19:01:11Z 2018-09-22T17:21:11Z 2018-09-22T19:01:04Z Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages and workplace changes. UK envoy urges EU to step back from the Brexit 'abyss' 2018-09-22T17:31:22Z 2018-09-22T11:40:46Z 2018-09-22T17:31:17Z Britain's foreign secretary has urged European Union leaders to "step back from the abyss" and seek a compromise over Brexit.
Dow hits another all-time high on mixed day for US stocks 2018-09-22T17:01:24Z 2018-09-21T14:40:05Z 2018-09-22T17:01:21Z U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher in early trading, extending gains from a day earlier when the market climbed to all-time highs.
UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound falls 2018-09-22T13:42:41Z 2018-09-21T08:29:56Z 2018-09-22T13:42:41Z British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit blueprint is in tatters after it was rejected by the European Union at a summit U.K. media branded a "humiliation.". APNewsBreak: Army misses 2018 recruiting goal 2018-09-22T12:11:48Z 2018-09-21T14:30:10Z 2018-09-22T12:11:46Z The Army has missed its recruiting goal for the first time in more than a decade. Judges signal they'll revive Sarah Palin defamation lawsuit 2018-09-22T11:41:01Z 2018-09-21T23:10:17Z 2018-09-22T11:40:59Z A federal appeals panel seems poised to reinstate a defamation lawsuit Sarah Palin brought against The New York Times. Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit 2018-09-22T09:40:37Z 2018-09-19T17:57:42Z 2018-09-22T09:40:37Z Agribusiness giant Monsanto is asking a San Francisco judge to throw out a jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said the company' Roundup weed killer left him dying of cancer.
Kremlin slams new US sanctions affecting arms exports 2018-09-22T07:02:35Z 2018-09-21T13:10:03Z 2018-09-22T07:02:14Z The Kremlin has dismissed the latest round of U.S. sanctions that affected an aircraft-making factory as an 'unfair' move to undercut Russia as a major arms exporter. Ford Motor told to pay Thai customers for transmission woes 2018-09-22T04:21:49Z 2018-09-21T06:40:23Z 2018-09-22T04:21:45Z Ford Motor ordered to compensate Thai customers for faulty transmissions.
Carolinas farms could take billions in losses from Florence 2018-09-22T04:11:02Z 2018-09-21T13:30:37Z 2018-09-22T04:11:02Z NN Hurricane Florence is testing the resolve of farmers in the Carolinas, who could face billions of dollars in agricultural damages while still feeling the sting from Hurricane Matthew in 2016.
San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion 2018-09-21T23:00:44Z 2018-09-21T15:50:08Z 2018-09-21T23:00:44Z A new exhibition in San Francisco aims to show the diversity and creativity of modern fashion for Muslim women. Buoyant stocks lift US household wealth, mainly for affluent 2018-09-21T21:41:19Z 2018-09-20T16:08:27Z 2018-09-21T21:41:15Z Healthy stock market gains push US household wealth to $107 trillion. Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed 2018-09-21T21:36:14Z 2018-09-18T12:30:33Z 2018-09-21T21:36:04Z Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
Micron outperforms, but trade war costs emerge 2018-09-21T21:36:12Z 2018-09-21T12:30:18Z 2018-09-21T21:36:03Z Micron Technology is outperforming, but Trump administration tariffs that go into effect next week are going to sting. Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans 2018-09-21T20:08:15Z 2018-09-18T08:46:50Z 2018-09-21T20:07:46Z Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.
Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation 2018-09-21T19:54:22Z 2018-09-21T06:59:55Z 2018-09-21T19:54:18Z President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation.
The Latest: EU's Tusk says Brexit compromise still possible 2018-09-21T18:31:15Z 2018-09-21T13:30:43Z 2018-09-21T18:31:16Z British Prime Minister Theresa May says Brexit negotiations are "at an impasse" after the European Union rejected her proposals for leaving the bloc. Wells Fargo to cut 10 percent of workforce over next 3 years 2018-09-21T16:11:50Z 2018-09-20T19:48:20Z 2018-09-21T16:11:46Z Wells Fargo to cut up to 10 percent of its workforce over the next three years, which will result in tens of thousands of job losses for employees of the nation's third-largest bank.
European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs 2018-09-21T15:32:29Z 2018-09-18T18:37:24Z 2018-09-21T15:32:25Z European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions. Will American Airlines bar customers from changing a ticket? 2018-09-21T14:41:05Z 2018-09-20T21:19:42Z 2018-09-21T14:40:54Z American expects to bar customers from making changes to nonrefundable tickets if Congress cracks down on 'unreasonable' airline fees. World trade body to rule on US, China anti-dumping spat 2018-09-21T14:20:52Z 2018-09-21T13:40:10Z 2018-09-21T14:20:48Z A World Trade Organization arbitrator will step into a years-old dispute brought by China over U.S. anti-dumping measures.
Global stocks buoyed by Wall Street optimism 2018-09-21T14:20:49Z 2018-09-21T05:30:01Z 2018-09-21T14:20:46Z Asian stocks rise after Wall Street hit new highs despite U.S.-Chinese trade tension. Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data 2018-09-21T14:05:04Z 2018-09-18T14:47:14Z 2018-09-21T14:04:47Z Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more prominent global philanthropy work.
It's high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street 2018-09-21T14:01:23Z 2018-09-20T18:48:18Z 2018-09-21T14:01:06Z Marijuana stocks have made gigantic gains this summer as Canada prepares to legalize the drug, and billions of dollars have flowed into the sector as investors and companies start to evaluate the pot market. Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher, building on gains 2018-09-21T13:50:21Z 2018-09-20T20:22:21Z 2018-09-21T13:50:22Z The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at a record high, beating the mark it set in January. Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches 2018-09-21T08:50:37Z 2018-09-20T18:58:45Z 2018-09-21T08:50:35Z President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly. Indonesia imposes moratorium on new palm oil plantations 2018-09-21T08:20:11Z 2018-09-20T11:38:07Z 2018-09-21T08:20:07Z Indonesia's president has signed a moratorium on new palm oil development and ordered a review of existing plantations in a blow to an industry blamed for environmental destruction and worker exploitation.
US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site 2018-09-21T07:32:36Z 2018-09-19T20:38:24Z 2018-09-21T07:32:33Z The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site.
EU, UK fail to resolve border row as Brexit deadline looms 2018-09-21T07:32:23Z 2018-09-20T10:38:09Z 2018-09-21T07:32:23Z The European Union and Britain are walking a diplomatic tightrope at Thursday's summit where they seek to lay the foundations of a divorce deal by next March without jeopardizing vital interests. Head of Chinese energy agency snared in graft probe 2018-09-21T07:10:11Z 2018-09-21T05:19:59Z 2018-09-21T07:10:08Z Head of Chinese energy planning agency suspected of corruption.
Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher 2018-09-21T05:41:23Z 2018-09-20T14:28:26Z 2018-09-21T05:41:17Z Dow, S&P 500 power to record highs on Wall Street, led by gains in technology stocks including Apple and Microsoft. Alexa is everywhere, even the microwave 2018-09-21T04:30:28Z 2018-09-20T21:49:39Z 2018-09-21T04:30:19Z Amazon is turning basic home items into listening ones. Biopharmaceutical company fined for misleading investors 2018-09-21T01:42:29Z 2018-09-19T16:38:11Z 2018-09-21T01:42:26Z A Colorado-based biopharmaceutical company must pay more than $20 million for misleading investors about the efficacy of a lung cancer drug under development before raising $300 million in a public stock offering. US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms 2018-09-21T00:46:39Z 2018-09-20T19:28:40Z 2018-09-21T00:45:32Z A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons. Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds 2018-09-20T23:03:57Z 2018-09-18T17:07:05Z 2018-09-20T23:03:55Z Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.
Envoy: US, Canada working 24/7 on revamped NAFTA deal 2018-09-20T22:50:45Z 2018-09-20T22:49:42Z 2018-09-20T22:50:38Z Canadian envoy: US, Canada working 24/7 on a revamped NAFTA deal. Dakota Access pipeline developer defends racketeering claims 2018-09-20T21:30:25Z 2018-09-20T20:32:18Z 2018-09-20T21:30:20Z The developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline says Greenpeace should be held legally accountable for violating federal racketeering laws.
US home sales were flat in August 2018-09-20T21:11:07Z 2018-09-20T14:08:20Z 2018-09-20T21:10:49Z US sales of existing homes were unchanged in August as price gains moderate.
Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas 2018-09-20T20:11:59Z 2018-09-20T04:28:24Z 2018-09-20T20:11:58Z GOP candidates in rural America find themselves in a bind as Trump pushes tariffs.
Average US mortgage rates rise; 30-year at 4.65 percent 2018-09-20T19:49:12Z 2018-09-20T14:18:34Z 2018-09-20T19:49:09Z Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week for the fourth straight week, with the key 30-year rate reaching its highest level since May,.
SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon 2018-09-20T19:13:38Z 2018-09-18T07:56:49Z 2018-09-20T19:13:37Z Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector. Renault-Nissan to use Android system in its dashboards 2018-09-20T18:52:25Z 2018-09-18T10:37:01Z 2018-09-20T18:51:57Z Google teams with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to add Android to dashboard media systems.
EU looks to Egypt, Africa for help with migrant challenge 2018-09-20T18:31:50Z 2018-09-20T07:28:05Z 2018-09-20T18:31:50Z Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is urging the European Union to enter talks with Egypt to help stem the flow of migrants entering Europe from Africa.
Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands 2018-09-20T17:26:04Z 2018-09-18T20:37:05Z 2018-09-20T17:26:04Z An on-again, off-again effort to restrict harmful methane emissions on federal lands is off _ again.
The Latest: May says hers is only serious plan on table 2018-09-20T16:08:52Z 2018-09-20T13:48:19Z 2018-09-20T16:08:44Z EU Council President Donald Tusk says that key parts of the British proposals to leave the European Union "will not work.".
Turkey expects lower growth amid currency turmoil 2018-09-20T15:48:59Z 2018-09-20T12:08:08Z 2018-09-20T15:48:54Z The Turkish government expects lower economic growth in coming years amid concerns over high inflation and a sliding currency.
Stocks up despite trade dispute, oil drops on Trump threat 2018-09-20T14:29:39Z 2018-09-20T07:08:09Z 2018-09-20T14:29:26Z Asian shares mixed following muted Wall St reaction to new US-China tariffs.
EU getting 'impatient' with Facebook over consumer data use 2018-09-20T14:29:24Z 2018-09-20T09:48:04Z 2018-09-20T14:29:19Z European Union officials say Airbnb agrees to clarify pricing and booking system in response to complaints.
Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM 2018-09-20T14:20:11Z 2018-09-20T05:28:13Z 2018-09-20T14:19:55Z Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the nation's leader. Aston Martin valued at $6.7 billion in IPO pricing 2018-09-20T13:18:48Z 2018-09-20T09:58:07Z 2018-09-20T13:18:44Z Aston Martin Lagonda, the maker of James Bond's favorite sports car, plans to raise as much as 1.27 billion pounds ($1.67 billion) when it sells shares to investors for the first time.
Democrats in key House races push against tax deduction cap 2018-09-20T11:58:56Z 2018-09-19T12:17:36Z 2018-09-20T11:58:49Z One provision of the Republican tax overhaul looms large in several tight congressional races this fall, especially in California and New Jersey. Japan digital currency exchange hacked, losing $60 million 2018-09-20T11:28:48Z 2018-09-20T05:27:58Z 2018-09-20T11:28:45Z Japanese digital currency exchange hacked; $60 million worth of cryptocurrencies missing. Trump to nominate economist Nellie Liang for Fed board seat 2018-09-20T10:38:25Z 2018-09-19T22:47:46Z 2018-09-20T10:38:22Z President Donald Trump is set to nominate former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the central bank's board of governors.
China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike 2018-09-20T09:38:55Z 2018-09-18T11:57:05Z 2018-09-20T09:38:51Z China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
Asian shares track optimism on Wall Street over tariffs 2018-09-20T07:08:40Z 2018-09-19T14:37:46Z 2018-09-20T07:08:35Z Major U.S. stock indexes are wavering between small gains and losses in early trading Wednesday.
China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle 2018-09-20T06:48:21Z 2018-09-19T04:37:45Z 2018-09-20T06:48:18Z China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.
Regulators: NC flooding too bad to tally environmental harm 2018-09-20T05:18:50Z 2018-09-19T04:38:59Z 2018-09-20T05:18:45Z Officials say North Carolina rivers swamped dozens of farm buildings where animals were being raised for market, killing about 3.4 million chickens and turkey and 5,500 hogs. Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers 2018-09-20T05:10:31Z 2018-09-19T21:48:44Z 2018-09-20T05:10:28Z A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm refuses won't help defend them.
Trump's tariffs could sow trouble for GOP in farm districts 2018-09-20T03:38:37Z 2018-09-19T19:28:10Z 2018-09-20T03:38:31Z Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Republican members of Congress distance themselves from the president's trade policies. US, Canada will keep talking Thursday to revamp NAFTA 2018-09-20T01:28:59Z 2018-09-19T18:37:44Z 2018-09-20T01:28:50Z U.S., Canada resume talks on revamped North American trade agreement. Coca-Cannabis? Coke analyzing cannabis in wellness drinks 2018-09-19T23:10:45Z 2018-09-17T20:27:37Z 2018-09-19T23:10:38Z The Coca-Cola Company says that it's "closely watching" the growth of the use of a non-psychoactive element of cannabis in wellness drinks.
August housing construction up 9.2 pct., but permits slide 2018-09-19T22:38:46Z 2018-09-19T12:47:56Z 2018-09-19T22:38:42Z US housing construction up 9.2 percent in August, fastest gain in 7 months. Danish bank CEO quits amid money laundering scandal 2018-09-19T22:28:55Z 2018-09-19T07:07:23Z 2018-09-19T22:28:50Z Denmark's largest bank says its chief executive is resigning, hours before it presents the conclusions of an internal report into alleged major money laundering via its Estonian branch. EU opens investigation into how Amazon uses data 2018-09-19T20:48:44Z 2018-09-19T16:57:49Z 2018-09-19T20:48:42Z EU authorities open preliminary antitrust investigation into Amazon.
The Latest: EU chief says UK's Brexit offer must be reworked 2018-09-19T19:08:49Z 2018-09-19T13:37:32Z 2018-09-19T19:08:49Z A top European Union official says key parts of Britain's offer to conclude Brexit talks fall short of expectations and need to be improved, just six months before the country leaves the bloc.
Mormon leaders call for new medical-marijuana plan in months 2018-09-19T19:00:59Z 2018-09-17T17:06:48Z 2018-09-19T19:00:57Z Mormon church leaders are calling for Utah lawmakers to pass medical-marijuana legislation by the end of the year even as they urge residents to vote against an insurgent ballot measure that would legalize it. World Bank: Global poverty rate drops to record low 10 pct. 2018-09-19T17:58:37Z 2018-09-19T14:17:57Z 2018-09-19T17:58:26Z World Bank: Global poverty rate dropped to a record low of 10 percent in 2015.
AutoNation chief, after 20 years, is turning over the keys 2018-09-19T16:28:32Z 2018-09-19T11:57:29Z 2018-09-19T16:28:31Z AutoNation's longtime CEO Mike Jackson is stepping down from the automotive retailer.
Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too 2018-09-19T15:50:48Z 2018-09-18T08:19:39Z 2018-09-19T15:50:47Z South Korean President Moon Jae-in, North's Kim Jong Un start their third and possibly most challenging summit yet, with Moon hoping to break impasse in nuclear talks.
The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea 2018-09-19T15:50:36Z 2018-09-18T10:37:15Z 2018-09-19T15:50:35Z North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation. McDonald's workers across US protest against sex harassment 2018-09-19T14:28:29Z 2018-09-18T21:37:28Z 2018-09-19T14:28:23Z McDonald's workers are staging protests in several cities in what organizers called the first multistate strike seeking to combat sexual harassment in the workplace. EU: Luxembourg did not give selective tax deal to McDonald's 2018-09-19T13:48:24Z 2018-09-19T10:07:26Z 2018-09-19T13:48:21Z The European Union has ruled that Luxembourg did not give the U.S. fast food giant McDonald's a special sweet tax deal and that the non-taxation of some of its profits did not amount to illegal state aid.
Global shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs 2018-09-19T12:58:01Z 2018-09-19T06:57:26Z 2018-09-19T12:57:58Z Asian shares gain despite jitters over escalating US-China trade dispute.
Lawsuit filed against gas company after Massachusetts blasts 2018-09-19T12:52:23Z 2018-09-18T11:36:55Z 2018-09-19T12:52:22Z The pressure in natural gas pipelines prior to a series of explosions and fires in Massachusetts last week was 12 times higher than it should have been.
UK lawmakers: 'Wild West' cryptocurrencies need regulation 2018-09-19T12:28:19Z 2018-09-19T11:57:40Z 2018-09-19T12:28:15Z British lawmakers urge regulation for cryptocurrencies, say current situation is the "Wild West". Qatar Airways announces $69 million revenue loss this year 2018-09-19T12:18:41Z 2018-09-19T05:37:40Z 2018-09-19T12:18:16Z Qatar Airways announces $69 million loss this year off revenue of $11.5 billion amid boycott of Doha by Arab quartet. Germany to have 1 million electric cars by 2022 2018-09-19T11:58:01Z 2018-09-19T09:27:49Z 2018-09-19T11:57:58Z Germans are beginning to embrace electric cars, with experts predicting the country will have a million hybrid or battery-electric vehicles on the road by 2022.
Asian shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs 2018-09-19T06:18:11Z 2018-09-18T14:27:01Z 2018-09-19T06:18:04Z U.S. stocks are rising in early trading as investors weigh the White House's decision to impose tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods beginning next week. Senate backs bill to avert shutdown, boost military spending 2018-09-19T04:58:21Z 2018-09-18T17:17:40Z 2018-09-19T04:58:15Z Senate backs $854B bill to avert shutdown through Dec. 7, boost military spending.
3.4 million poultry, 5,500 hogs drowned in Florence flooding 2018-09-19T04:38:34Z 2018-09-18T20:27:07Z 2018-09-19T04:38:32Z About 1.7 million chickens have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising North Carolina rivers swamped at least 60 farm buildings where the animals were being raised for market, according to a major poultry producer.
The Latest: China's premier appeals for global support 2018-09-19T04:18:00Z 2018-09-18T14:07:05Z 2018-09-19T04:18:00Z China says it will increase tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods in retaliation after President Donald Trump announced new U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise 2018-09-19T03:47:33Z 2018-09-18T10:36:52Z 2018-09-19T03:47:32Z A top European Union official says Britain and the EU could yet fail to reach an agreement on the terms of their divorce, just six months before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc. Canadian marijuana imports OK'd by US for California study 2018-09-19T03:28:12Z 2018-09-18T13:27:00Z 2018-09-19T03:28:11Z In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies. Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe 2018-09-19T03:03:00Z 2018-09-18T11:56:57Z 2018-09-19T03:02:58Z Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe. US appeals court rules for bartenders, waiters in tip fight 2018-09-19T02:18:53Z 2018-09-18T20:37:14Z 2018-09-19T02:18:49Z A U.S. appeals court is siding with bartenders and waiters in a fight over whether restaurants can pay them less because they receive tips.
Can apps like Waze steer you clear of disaster? Maybe not 2018-09-19T01:03:42Z 2018-09-17T21:57:42Z 2018-09-19T01:03:42Z Navigation apps like Waze are trying to help motorists avoid hurricane flooding, but can people really rely on their smartphones to steer themselves out of a disaster zone.
Puerto Rico sues insurance companies amid unresolved claims 2018-09-19T00:38:27Z 2018-09-18T20:57:13Z 2018-09-19T00:38:26Z Puerto Rico's government is suing insurance companies that officials say have not responded quickly enough to claims filed after Hurricane Maria.Gov.
Cyprus, Egypt set to sign deal for offshore gas pipeline 2018-09-19T00:37:27Z 2018-09-18T19:07:04Z 2018-09-19T00:37:24Z Egypt's oil minister says Europe stands to win from a deal Cyprus and his country will sign to pipe offshore natural gas to processing plants in Egypt where it will be liquefied for export to the continent.
The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump 2018-09-18T23:47:48Z 2018-09-18T17:57:05Z 2018-09-18T23:47:45Z President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.
Trade war escalates as China announces tariffs on US imports 2018-09-18T23:09:41Z 2018-09-18T07:27:03Z 2018-09-18T23:09:40Z American business group says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and appealed for a negotiated end to their trade battle. ACLU: Facebook allows gender-biased job ads on its platform 2018-09-18T21:18:07Z 2018-09-18T13:56:57Z 2018-09-18T21:17:55Z The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint against Facebook and 10 other companies, saying job ads placed on the social networking service discriminated against women. Visa, Mastercard in new settlement of credit card fee suit 2018-09-18T20:08:12Z 2018-09-18T14:47:12Z 2018-09-18T20:08:08Z Visa and Mastercard say they and a group of banks are settling part of a 13-year-old lawsuit over credit card transaction fees for a total of $6.2 billion. SeaWorld, ex-execs must pay $5M to settle 'Blackfish' claim 2018-09-18T20:07:57Z 2018-09-18T18:37:03Z 2018-09-18T20:07:48Z SeaWorld and two former executives have agreed to pay more than $5 million to settle fraud claims that they misled investors over the negative impact of the 2013 documentary "Blackfish" on business. Diver who helped with Thai cave rescue sues Elon Musk 2018-09-18T19:43:40Z 2018-09-17T18:06:33Z 2018-09-18T19:43:36Z British diver who helped with Thai cave rescue files defamation lawsuit against Elon Musk, who called the diver a pedophile on Twitter. Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods 2018-09-18T18:30:04Z 2018-09-17T22:56:59Z 2018-09-18T18:29:57Z Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week. Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years 2018-09-18T16:30:59Z 2018-09-17T21:37:49Z 2018-09-18T16:30:56Z An internal Air Force document says President Donald Trump's planned creation of a Space Force could cost nearly $13 billion in its first five years. Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US 2018-09-18T16:27:27Z 2018-09-17T06:26:15Z 2018-09-18T16:27:27Z A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington. EU investigates German carmakers for possible collusion 2018-09-18T16:07:14Z 2018-09-18T08:17:20Z 2018-09-18T16:07:13Z The EU's anti-trust watchdog is investigating whether automakers BMW, Daimler and the VW group colluded to limit the development and roll out of car emission control systems. Amazon launches small business shop 2018-09-18T15:25:25Z 2018-09-17T04:27:18Z 2018-09-18T15:25:25Z Amazon retailer launched a new section of its site Monday, called Amazon Storefronts, that only lists products sold by small- and medium-sized businesses in the U.S.
"Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup? 2018-09-18T15:20:50Z 2018-09-18T12:27:13Z 2018-09-18T15:20:50Z South Korean leader's visit to North Korea may be providing a unique opportunity to its leader, Kim Jong Un, as he tries to show his people that he's pushing inexorably for their long-delayed, long promised prosperity.
Shh! Introverts share travel survival secrets 2018-09-18T14:49:17Z 2018-09-18T14:27:41Z 2018-09-18T14:49:17Z Introverts share their secrets for a more energized and pleasant travel experience. Co-founder of Salesforce buys Time magazine for $190 million 2018-09-18T14:48:26Z 2018-09-16T23:56:44Z 2018-09-18T14:48:20Z Time magazine is being sold for $190 million to cloud computing pioneer.
Global stocks shrug off Trump's latest tariffs on China 2018-09-18T14:28:07Z 2018-09-18T08:36:50Z 2018-09-18T14:28:04Z Asian markets have turned higher after President Donald Trump's move to place tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods was not immediately met with retaliation.
Report urges UK to lift cap on skilled migrants after Brexit 2018-09-18T14:27:52Z 2018-09-18T11:46:54Z 2018-09-18T14:27:50Z A British government-commissioned report says citizens of European Union countries should not have easier access to the U.K. after Brexit than people from other parts of the world.
Dutch government expects unemployment to fall to record low 2018-09-18T14:17:51Z 2018-09-18T12:37:06Z 2018-09-18T14:17:51Z The Dutch government says the country's economy will grow by 2.6 percent next year and unemployment will fall to a record low of 3.5 percent of the workforce. Spain rejects extraditing HSBC whistleblower to Switzerland 2018-09-18T13:57:35Z 2018-09-18T11:37:28Z 2018-09-18T13:57:21Z A Spanish court has ruled that whistleblower Herve Falciani, whose HSBC bank data leaks prompted tax evasion probes worldwide, should not be sent to Switzerland to be imprisoned for economic espionage. OPEC chief: Cartel must stay together as US sanctions Iran 2018-09-18T13:27:16Z 2018-09-18T06:56:47Z 2018-09-18T13:27:14Z OPEC chief says cartel must stick together for the good of the global economy as Iran faces renewed US sanctions. Canadian gold mine owner seeks damages from Greece 2018-09-18T12:48:42Z 2018-09-18T12:37:20Z 2018-09-18T12:47:13Z Canadian gold mining firm Eldorado Gold is seeking 750 million euros ($875 million) in damages from the Greek state over delays in permits for mining work in the north of the country. Uber glitch leaves drivers unpaid and frustrated 2018-09-18T12:02:26Z 2018-09-15T22:15:31Z 2018-09-18T12:02:16Z Drivers for the ride-hailing company Uber are frustrated over a glitch that is keeping them from being paid immediately. Lockheed Martin wins $7.2B Air Force satellite contract 2018-09-18T11:39:40Z 2018-09-14T23:24:47Z 2018-09-18T11:39:38Z The U.S. Air Force says it is awarding Lockheed Martin a $7.2 billion contract to build 22 next-generation Global Positioning System satellites.
Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce' 2018-09-18T11:31:43Z 2018-09-18T03:17:09Z 2018-09-18T11:31:42Z The huge civilian entourage Seoul sent to the latest inter-Korean summit includes the third-generation heir of South Korea's largest business group and a Colorado-born pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce".
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