EU leaders postpone decision on 2050 climate goal 2019-03-22T19:33:18Z 2019-03-22T15:51:15Z 2019-03-22T19:33:10Z European Union leaders are pushing back a decision on the bloc's efforts to end most emissions of greenhouse gases.
Trump reverses new NK sanctions; Sanders says he 'likes' Kim 2019-03-22T19:33:07Z 2019-03-21T22:51:30Z 2019-03-22T19:33:00Z The Treasury Department is targeting two Chinese shipping companies that it says have helped North Korea evade sanctions. GOP Sen. Enzi proposes modest deficit curbs in new budget 2019-03-22T19:33:04Z 2019-03-22T18:01:17Z 2019-03-22T19:32:58Z A senior Senate Republican has unveiled a five-year budget that would modestly curb budget deficits that would soon breach $1 trillion while rejecting President Trump's gimmick of using war funding to sustain big increases for the Pentagon.
Trump to nominate conservative Stephen Moore for Fed board 2019-03-22T19:32:58Z 2019-03-22T16:31:23Z 2019-03-22T19:32:54Z President Donald Trump says he will nominate Stephen Moore, a prominent conservative economist, to fill a vacancy on the Federal Reserve's seven-member board.
EU takes charge, forces Brexit deadlines on UK's May 2019-03-22T19:32:44Z 2019-03-22T07:11:49Z 2019-03-22T19:32:43Z European Union leaders are gathering again Friday after deciding that the political crisis in Britain over Brexit poses too great a threat to the world's biggest trading bloc. Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crash 2019-03-22T19:32:04Z 2019-03-22T09:51:02Z 2019-03-22T19:32:02Z Indonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets after its passengers lost confidence with the model.
Trump administration announces new Venezuela sanctions 2019-03-22T19:31:53Z 2019-03-22T04:11:38Z 2019-03-22T19:33:01Z President Donald Trump invited the leaders of Jamaica, Bahamas, Haiti, Dominican Republic and St. Lucia to his affluent Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida to show his support for Caribbean countries that back democratic transition in Venezuela. Potential recession signal: A key 'yield curve' has inverted 2019-03-22T19:31:47Z 2019-03-22T15:51:18Z 2019-03-22T19:31:37Z One of the most closely watched predictors for recession just yelped even louder.
US budget deficit sets February record of $234 billion 2019-03-22T19:31:46Z 2019-03-22T18:21:19Z 2019-03-22T19:31:36Z US federal budget deficit hits record for month of $234 billion in February.
Breach at Texas tank farm causes chemical spill 2019-03-22T19:31:45Z 2019-03-22T19:01:23Z 2019-03-22T19:31:36Z The company that operates a petrochemical tank farm near Houston where a days-long fire damaged several tanks says it's working to remove flammable product without allowing dangerous fumes to again escape into the air. Treasury grants further relief on IRS withholding penalties 2019-03-22T19:31:39Z 2019-03-22T16:11:13Z 2019-03-22T19:31:30Z Treasury grants further relief on IRS withholding penalties, lowering threshold to 80 percent.
Stock indexes slide lower as economic growth worries spread 2019-03-22T19:31:37Z 2019-03-22T14:41:10Z 2019-03-22T19:31:29Z US stocks fall broadly, led by banks and industrial companies.
Italy, China deepen ties under wary gaze of US, EU 2019-03-22T19:31:31Z 2019-03-22T07:41:43Z 2019-03-22T19:32:44Z Chinese President Xi Jinping is launching a two-day official visit aimed at deepening economic and cultural ties with Italy through an ambitious infrastructure building program that has raised suspicions among Italy's U.S. and European allies. GM announces jobs, electric vehicle after Trump criticism 2019-03-22T19:30:43Z 2019-03-22T14:21:09Z 2019-03-22T19:31:53Z Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from President Donald Trump over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a Michigan factory. Trump slams European automakers, threatens US tariffs 2019-03-22T19:21:44Z 2019-03-22T19:21:24Z 2019-03-22T19:21:24Z Trump slams European automakers, threatens US tariffs. Poll: More Americans say too little spending on health 2019-03-22T19:02:46Z 2019-03-21T15:11:23Z 2019-03-22T19:02:14Z A growing majority of Americans want greater government spending on health care, and the increase is being driven by both Democrats and Republicans. Papa John's scores Shaq to help revive its image 2019-03-22T18:51:54Z 2019-03-22T15:51:12Z 2019-03-22T18:51:51Z Papa John's has a new pitchman: Shaquille O'Neal.
Fox 2000, arm behind 'Hidden Figures,' to close under Disney 2019-03-22T18:50:06Z 2019-03-22T00:01:29Z 2019-03-22T18:51:57Z Fox 2000, the unit behind 'Hidden Figures,' 'Love, Simon' and other literary hits, to close under Disney. US existing-home sales jumped 11.8 percent in February 2019-03-22T18:31:42Z 2019-03-22T14:11:19Z 2019-03-22T18:31:28Z US home sales soared 11.8 percent in February as affordability helped by rising wages and falling mortgage rates. Musk promises to let Michigan students tour rocket factory 2019-03-22T18:31:26Z 2019-03-22T15:51:12Z 2019-03-22T18:31:16Z Tech billionaire Elon Musk surprised students by showing up at a school assembly in Flint, Michigan, and promising to take some of them for a tour of his Space X rocket factory in California. Frankfurt flights briefly suspended over drone sighting 2019-03-22T18:22:15Z 2019-03-22T17:41:15Z 2019-03-22T18:21:40Z Flights at Frankfurt airport have been interrupted briefly after two drones were seen in the area.
China stops purchase of Canadian canola seeds 2019-03-22T17:51:50Z 2019-03-22T17:51:30Z 2019-03-22T17:51:48Z China has stopped all new purchases of Canadian canola seeds in what some see as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei.
Tiffany posts mixed results in fourth quarter 2019-03-22T17:50:50Z 2019-03-22T13:11:08Z 2019-03-22T17:51:50Z Tiffany posts mixed results in fourth quarter.
The Latest: Key Northern Ireland ally still opposes May deal 2019-03-22T17:32:57Z 2019-03-22T09:51:05Z 2019-03-22T17:32:40Z Croatia's prime minister says European Union leaders are protecting their citizens and businesses by setting strict deadlines for Brexit.
Baby eel fishermen hope for year free of poaching, shutdowns 2019-03-22T17:23:45Z 2019-03-22T16:41:20Z 2019-03-22T17:23:25Z Maine fishermen are taking to rivers and streams in the state to fish for baby eels in a high-stakes season they hope isn't interrupted by poaching concerns as it was a year ago. Tate galleries won't accept donations from Sackler family 2019-03-22T16:12:15Z 2019-03-22T11:11:07Z 2019-03-22T16:12:01Z Britain's Tate Gallery says it won't accept future donations from the charitable arm of a family embroiled in the U.S. opioid crisis. China to investigate firms sanctioned by US over North Korea 2019-03-22T15:51:45Z 2019-03-22T10:31:04Z 2019-03-22T15:51:34Z China says it will look into charges against two Chinese firms sanctioned by the U.S. for suspected violations of sanctions against North Korea.
Stocks fall on growth worries, Brexit doubts 2019-03-22T15:51:35Z 2019-03-22T07:11:36Z 2019-03-22T15:51:26Z Asian stocks mixed as caution sets in ahead of US-China talks in Beijing. Ukrainian presidential candidate meets Russian PM in Moscow 2019-03-22T15:42:02Z 2019-03-22T14:41:16Z 2019-03-22T15:41:31Z A Ukrainian presidential candidate has traveled to Moscow to meet with the Russian prime minister to discuss gas supply.
EU seeks more 'balanced' economic relationship with China 2019-03-22T14:41:58Z 2019-03-22T09:51:03Z 2019-03-22T14:41:24Z European Union leaders worried about the growing power of China are devising plans to counter the ambitions of a country they describe as a "systemic rival.".
NTSB: Plane didn't slip, it entirely missed Maine runway 2019-03-22T14:40:51Z 2019-03-22T14:01:14Z 2019-03-22T14:41:26Z The National Transportation Safety Board says a United Express regional jet didn't slide off the runway in Maine _ it missed the runway altogether.
Trump blames Fed for holding back economic growth in 2018 2019-03-22T14:02:04Z 2019-03-21T15:41:15Z 2019-03-22T14:01:22Z President Donald Trump is discussing economic and business issues with some of America's top corporate titans. Top US general to meet with Google on China security worries 2019-03-22T12:22:28Z 2019-03-21T18:11:30Z 2019-03-22T12:22:18Z The top U.S. military officer plans to meet with Google representatives next week amid growing concerns that American companies doing business in China are helping its military gain ground on the U.S.
With black lung fund in jeopardy, taxpayers could foot bill 2019-03-22T11:01:18Z 2019-03-20T22:01:24Z 2019-03-22T11:01:46Z The Trump administration and coal industry allies are insisting that a federal black lung trust fund will continue to pay benefits to sick miners despite a drastic cut in funding.
US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.28 percent 2019-03-22T10:20:27Z 2019-03-21T15:11:25Z 2019-03-22T10:21:14Z U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, with 30-year at 4.28 percent. Consumers should soon see benefit of Fed's patience on rates 2019-03-22T09:51:19Z 2019-03-21T07:13:36Z 2019-03-22T09:51:13Z It was only a few months ago that interest rates were marching higher and bearing down on everyone from home buyers to stock investors.
Indonesia safety board denies leaking Lion Air probe details 2019-03-22T09:48:52Z 2019-03-21T09:21:06Z 2019-03-22T09:51:23Z The chairman of Indonesia's transportation safety agency has confirmed that a third pilot was in the cockpit of the next-to-last flight of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8.
Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets 2019-03-22T09:48:37Z 2019-03-21T16:01:12Z 2019-03-22T09:51:11Z Families of Kenyan victims of the Ethiopian plane crash are asking their government for legal assistance in pursuing compensation. Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees 2019-03-22T09:21:08Z 2019-03-21T16:31:21Z 2019-03-22T09:21:05Z Facebook confirms it stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years after a security researcher posted about the issue.
The Latest: Dutch PM: Britain could walk out without deal 2019-03-22T08:41:03Z 2019-03-21T08:41:01Z 2019-03-22T08:41:38Z German Chancellor Angela Merkel says European Union leaders could approve a short delay to Brexit in principle so long as Britain's Parliament passes a twice-rejected withdrawal deal next week.
Europe offers UK a little more time for Brexit 2019-03-22T08:21:13Z 2019-03-21T07:11:35Z 2019-03-22T08:21:13Z Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to persuade European Union leaders to delay Brexit by up to three months, just eight days before Britain is scheduled to leave the bloc. Jury: Roundup weed killer is major factor in man's cancer 2019-03-22T07:22:27Z 2019-03-19T21:51:05Z 2019-03-22T07:22:18Z A jury in federal court in San Francisco has concluded that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer.
The Latest: Ethiopian airline defends pilots' training 2019-03-22T05:51:52Z 2019-03-21T16:21:26Z 2019-03-22T05:51:42Z Ethiopian Airlines says its pilots went through all the extra training required by Boeing and the U.S. aviation regulator to fly the 737 Max 8 jet that crashed this month, killing all 157 passengers.
Asian stocks stumble on doubts over US-China trade deal 2019-03-22T05:51:44Z 2019-03-21T14:31:16Z 2019-03-22T05:51:38Z U.S. stocks edge higher as Apple and technology companies offset declining banks.
China's Xi visits Italy with Belt and Road deal as prize 2019-03-22T02:12:13Z 2019-03-21T16:51:29Z 2019-03-22T02:12:13Z Chinese Premier Xi Jingping's visit to Rome will see the two countries sign a deal making Italy the first major democracy to join China's ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project.
Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants 2019-03-22T00:12:46Z 2019-03-19T18:21:11Z 2019-03-22T00:12:42Z Dozens of cities nationwide have banned plastic foam containers, but Hawaii is considering being the first state to outlaw them. Germany gives seal of approval to truck turning assistant 2019-03-22T00:04:52Z 2019-03-21T14:01:26Z 2019-03-22T00:04:38Z Germany's transport ministry has issued its first operating license for a driver assistance system meant to reduce the number of cyclists or pedestrians killed by turning vehicles.
Europe fines Google $1.7 billion in antitrust case 2019-03-22T00:04:48Z 2019-03-20T11:21:04Z 2019-03-22T00:04:36Z EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising. Survey: Top CEOs report weaker economic outlook for 1Q 2019-03-22T00:04:42Z 2019-03-20T15:21:09Z 2019-03-22T00:04:31Z Top U.S. CEOs are reporting that their economic outlook weakened in the first 3 months of the year although it remains above its historical average.
Levi's soars in return to public markets 2019-03-21T23:22:27Z 2019-03-21T04:21:34Z 2019-03-21T23:22:01Z Levi Strauss, the company behind America's first blue jeans, prepares to go public.
The Latest: Levi Strauss public again, stock surges 2019-03-21T22:52:16Z 2019-03-21T12:11:06Z 2019-03-21T22:52:07Z Levi Strauss, the company behind America's first blue jeans, set to go public for the second time. FDA approves drug for treating postpartum depression 2019-03-21T20:23:26Z 2019-03-19T22:51:20Z 2019-03-21T20:23:17Z The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug specifically for postpartum depression, the most common childbirth complication.
CFPB's Kraninger reverses Mulvaney changes to advisory board 2019-03-21T19:31:59Z 2019-03-21T18:51:16Z 2019-03-21T19:31:56Z Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to reverse changes made by Mulvaney over groups that advised consumer watchdog.
Facebook to overhaul ad targeting to prevent discrimination 2019-03-21T18:53:59Z 2019-03-19T18:11:06Z 2019-03-21T18:53:58Z Facebook settled five lawsuits alleging that its advertising systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads.
New Fed forecast for 2019: Slower growth and zero rate hikes 2019-03-21T18:11:48Z 2019-03-21T04:21:38Z 2019-03-21T18:11:45Z Fed's new forecast for 2019: Slower economic growth and zero rate increases for borrowers.
Trump says Ohio workers 'better love me,' renews McCain feud 2019-03-21T17:02:49Z 2019-03-20T04:41:24Z 2019-03-21T17:02:31Z Trump is returning to Ohio, the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort. US trade negotiators to visit China for talks next week 2019-03-21T16:51:46Z 2019-03-21T08:41:06Z 2019-03-21T16:51:41Z China's commerce ministry says U.S. officials will be in Beijing next week for the next round of high-level trade talks.
European, Canadian regulators to do own review of Boeing jet 2019-03-21T16:42:33Z 2019-03-21T04:21:31Z 2019-03-21T16:42:10Z The decision by Europe and Canada to break with U.S. air-safety regulators over the safety of the Boeing 737 Max is likely to delay the resumption of flights after two deadly crashes.
Turkish, Greek ministers meet with 'positive agenda' 2019-03-21T16:02:13Z 2019-03-21T10:01:05Z 2019-03-21T16:01:35Z Turkey's foreign minister says the defense chiefs of Turkey and Greece could meet soon as part of new confidence-building measures aimed at reducing tensions between the NATO allies.
Export slump deepens for American whiskey producers 2019-03-21T15:42:13Z 2019-03-21T13:01:13Z 2019-03-21T15:41:39Z For American whiskey producers, their tariff-induced hangover became more painful in late 2018 when a downturn in exports accelerated, especially in the European Union _ the industry's biggest overseas market, an industry trade group said Thursday.
Why Facebook didn't block live New Zealand shooting video 2019-03-21T15:34:01Z 2019-03-19T15:11:15Z 2019-03-21T15:33:54Z Facebook no one flagged New Zealand shooting livestream, underlining tech companies' challenge policing content. Ford CFO Shanks retires; former Snap CFO Stone to take over 2019-03-21T15:31:38Z 2019-03-21T12:51:09Z 2019-03-21T15:31:36Z Ford Motor names technology executive Tim Stone as new chief financial officer.
Poll: More Americans want immigration to stay the same 2019-03-21T14:43:21Z 2019-03-20T21:51:30Z 2019-03-21T14:43:18Z A growing number of Americans say immigration levels should remain the same or increase since the Trump administration ramped up enforcement.
8 warning signs you won't finish college 2019-03-21T14:32:48Z 2019-03-21T14:31:13Z 2019-03-21T14:32:45Z Avoid common pitfalls on the path to graduation by choosing courses wisely and asking for help if you run into trouble.
European shares shaken by Brexit jitters after gains in Asia 2019-03-21T14:31:47Z 2019-03-21T06:01:33Z 2019-03-21T14:31:37Z Asian shares rebound after Fed says it will hold off on rate hikes.
UK firms step up preparations for a 'no-deal' Brexit 2019-03-21T14:31:26Z 2019-03-21T13:01:10Z 2019-03-21T14:31:15Z The U.K. central bank says that companies have ratcheted up their preparations for a disorderly "no-deal" Brexit over the past couple of months.
Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets 2019-03-21T14:22:35Z 2019-03-20T04:31:22Z 2019-03-21T14:21:53Z Disney has closed its $71 billion (xxx closing amount) acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape. Nexstar Media selling 19 TV stations for $1.32 billion 2019-03-21T11:23:12Z 2019-03-20T11:31:06Z 2019-03-21T11:23:11Z Nexstar Media is selling 19 television stations for $1.32B as part of its buyout deal with Tribune Media. Ford repackages investment, boosts new jobs from 850 to 900 2019-03-21T09:11:25Z 2019-03-20T15:11:14Z 2019-03-21T09:11:20Z Ford repackages previously announced Detroit-area investment, now plans to spend $900 million, create 900 jobs over the next 4 years.
UK's May asks a wary EU to delay Brexit until June 30 2019-03-21T07:12:38Z 2019-03-20T08:31:01Z 2019-03-21T07:12:37Z The head of the European Union's executive branch says a decision on a delay to Brexit is unlikely at this week's EU summit and the bloc's leaders may have to meet again next week. Supreme Court: Google class-action case should be revisited 2019-03-21T06:52:33Z 2019-03-20T14:41:09Z 2019-03-21T06:52:29Z The Supreme Court is telling a lower court to take another look at a class-action settlement involving Google and privacy concerns. Asian shares gain as Fed says it will hold off on rate hikes 2019-03-21T05:52:06Z 2019-03-20T14:21:13Z 2019-03-21T05:52:03Z US stocks are moving lower in early trading on Wall Street ahead of the latest interest rate policy decision by the Federal Reserve.
US judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change 2019-03-21T05:23:19Z 2019-03-20T18:21:32Z 2019-03-21T05:22:49Z A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming and says the U.S. must consider climate change impacts of leasing public lands across the U.S. for energy development.
Starbucks to test recyclable cups, redesign stores 2019-03-21T04:22:19Z 2019-03-20T22:01:34Z 2019-03-21T04:21:58Z Starbucks tells shareholders it plans to test recyclable cups, redesign stores.
Federal Reserve foresees no interest rate hikes in 2019 2019-03-21T04:11:42Z 2019-03-20T04:31:15Z 2019-03-21T04:11:40Z Fed is likely to stay 'patient' and scale back its forecast for rate hikes this year. Missouri regulators approve Midwest wind energy power line 2019-03-21T03:31:38Z 2019-03-20T15:21:15Z 2019-03-21T03:31:36Z Missouri regulators have reversed course and given the go-ahead to one of the nation's largest renewable energy projects. Finland tops global happiness index for 2nd consecutive year 2019-03-21T00:31:45Z 2019-03-20T11:31:06Z 2019-03-21T00:31:41Z Finland tops an index of the happiest nations in which to live for the second consecutive year with researchers saying the small Nordic country has succeeded in generating a happiness recipe not dependent on economic wealth only.
Pentagon to probe if Shanahan used office to help Boeing 2019-03-20T23:12:19Z 2019-03-20T18:31:15Z 2019-03-20T23:12:18Z The Pentagon's inspector general says it will investigate a watchdog group's allegations that acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has used his office to promote his former employer, Boeing Co.
The Latest: Powell not worried about federal debt yet 2019-03-20T22:42:28Z 2019-03-20T09:51:04Z 2019-03-20T22:41:44Z Stock markets are subdued ahead of a monetary policy statement by the Federal Reserve in which the central bank is expected to say it will be patient about raising interest rates further.
Iran's woes briefly go up in smoke during fire festival 2019-03-20T22:32:41Z 2019-03-20T04:01:18Z 2019-03-20T22:32:37Z Iranians are celebrating the Festival of Fire, a nearly 4,000-year-old Persian tradition that this year offers a brief escape from the country's economic woes.
Shares in Germany's Bayer plunge on US weed killer ruling 2019-03-20T22:02:39Z 2019-03-20T10:51:10Z 2019-03-20T22:01:53Z Shares in Germany's Bayer AG have plunged after a U.S. jury found that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer.
Frontier attendants, airline reach tentative deal 2019-03-20T21:51:46Z 2019-03-20T15:51:16Z 2019-03-20T21:51:42Z The union representing Frontier Airlines flight attendants says it has reached a tentative contract deal with the Denver-based budget carrier.
APNewsBreak: Congress' inaction endangers black lung fund 2019-03-20T21:02:53Z 2019-03-19T18:11:01Z 2019-03-20T21:02:07Z Inaction by Congress and the Trump administration is threatening a fund that supports coal miners suffering from black lung.
Trump says tariffs on China could stay to ensure compliance 2019-03-20T20:42:27Z 2019-03-20T17:31:21Z 2019-03-20T20:41:38Z President Donald Trump says tariffs could remain for a time under a trade deal. Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform 2019-03-20T20:23:12Z 2019-03-19T18:31:05Z 2019-03-20T20:23:11Z Google says it will launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business. Poll: Support rises in all age groups for legal pot 2019-03-20T18:24:04Z 2019-03-19T22:31:17Z 2019-03-20T18:24:04Z Poll finds growing majority of Americans say marijuana should be legal, support climbs among all age groups. Army bill for public records on contaminant: About $300,000 2019-03-20T17:22:16Z 2019-03-20T15:51:18Z 2019-03-20T17:21:51Z The U.S. Army has put a price tag on making public the results of water tests for a dangerous contaminant at its installations: Nearly $300,000, army officials told an environmental group.
Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives 2019-03-20T16:23:26Z 2019-03-19T21:31:18Z 2019-03-20T16:23:11Z President Donald Trump is directing his ire at the nation's major social media companies.
Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news 2019-03-20T15:23:10Z 2019-03-18T11:21:05Z 2019-03-20T15:23:09Z Facebook says that a service it established last year to provide users with local news has been hindered by cutbacks in the news industry. Nominee to lead FAA will face challenge on Boeing oversight 2019-03-20T14:41:22Z 2019-03-19T19:51:05Z 2019-03-20T14:41:22Z The Transportation Department is confirming that its inspector general will review how regulators certified the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft as safe to fly. World markets mostly lower as investors await Fed report 2019-03-20T14:11:30Z 2019-03-20T06:41:18Z 2019-03-20T14:11:30Z Asian shares mixed ahead of Fed meeting, as White House says trade talks to resume next week. Report: National Enquirer paid $200K for private Bezos texts 2019-03-20T13:03:21Z 2019-03-19T01:41:28Z 2019-03-20T13:03:21Z The Wall Street Journal reports that the National Enquirer's publisher to paid $200,000 to obtain intimate texts between Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his mistress Lauren Sanchez.
BMW warns profits will fall due to costs, trade uncertainty 2019-03-20T13:01:15Z 2019-03-20T10:41:13Z 2019-03-20T13:01:15Z German automaker BMW says its profits this year will be "well below" last year's due to higher raw materials prices, the costs of compliance with tougher emissions requirements and unfavorable shifts in currency exchange rates. Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed 2019-03-20T12:51:55Z 2019-03-16T14:11:09Z 2019-03-20T12:51:54Z Study: Apple Watch sometimes can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat, but more research is needed. Apple refreshes iPad lineup, with larger entry-level model 2019-03-20T11:22:34Z 2019-03-18T14:11:24Z 2019-03-20T11:22:34Z Apple has unveiled a new iPad that's thinner and slightly larger than its current entry-level tablet.
FedEx profit falls, CEO calls the results disappointing 2019-03-20T11:21:30Z 2019-03-19T23:31:09Z 2019-03-20T11:21:23Z FedEx shares fall in late trading after the company reports a drop in profit and cuts its full-year outlook again.
Trump buddies up with Bolsonaro, the 'Trump of the Tropics' 2019-03-20T10:32:02Z 2019-03-19T04:22:17Z 2019-03-20T10:32:02Z Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro is taking pains to show that his government is friendlier to the U.S. than his two immediate predecessors. Egads, Batman! Dubious interns cited in White House report 2019-03-20T10:11:37Z 2019-03-19T20:41:13Z 2019-03-20T10:11:36Z This year's Economic Report of the President credits an unusual group of interns that includes the alter egos of Batman, Spider-Man and Captain America.
NYC official: Kushner firm flouted rules, endangered tenants 2019-03-20T10:11:26Z 2019-03-19T22:11:07Z 2019-03-20T10:11:26Z A New York City councilman investigating the Kushner family real estate company says it has failed to get inspections ensuring several of its buildings are safe for tenants.
Italy to join China's Belt and Road initiative over US worry 2019-03-20T09:41:17Z 2019-03-19T16:01:31Z 2019-03-20T09:41:11Z Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte pledged Tuesday to make Italy the first Group of Seven nation to join China's ambitious Belt and Road initiative, despite objections from the United States and concerns within the governing coalition.
UK aims to salvage Brexit deal as EU says: make up your mind 2019-03-20T08:12:13Z 2019-03-19T09:01:02Z 2019-03-20T08:12:13Z The British government is considering its response to the ruling of the speaker of the House of Commons that Prime Minister Theresa May cannot keep asking lawmakers to vote on the same European Union divorce deal they have already rejected twice. EPA bans consumer use of deadly paint stripper, in rare step 2019-03-20T05:52:06Z 2019-03-15T18:41:16Z 2019-03-20T05:52:03Z The Environmental Protection Agency is banning consumer sales of a paint stripper after personal appeals by families of men who died while using the product.
Asian markets trend lower, tracking Wall St losses 2019-03-20T05:51:32Z 2019-03-19T14:41:10Z 2019-03-20T05:51:29Z US stocks are edging higher in early trading as the market extends a winning streak into a second week.
Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future 2019-03-20T01:02:43Z 2019-03-15T04:41:51Z 2019-03-20T01:02:43Z Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to act against global warming. Fox Corp. begins trading as Disney completion looms 2019-03-20T00:33:56Z 2019-03-19T14:11:13Z 2019-03-20T00:33:54Z Fox Corp., the Fox assets that are not part of Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment assets, debuts Tuesday.
Mexican ambassador highlights US ties in Phoenix stop 2019-03-20T00:12:54Z 2019-03-20T00:01:08Z 2019-03-20T00:12:53Z Mexico's new ambassador to the United States emphasized close ties between the United States and Mexico during a stop in Phoenix. Bill O'Reilly book on Trump coming out in fall 2019-03-19T23:11:56Z 2019-03-19T17:31:19Z 2019-03-19T23:11:45Z Bill O'Reilly's next book will not be about JFK or Abraham Lincoln, but a president he knows well: Donald Trump.
Gluten, lactose in drugs? Study raises questions about risk 2019-03-19T22:52:59Z 2019-03-13T19:51:22Z 2019-03-19T22:52:54Z Report says pills can have ingredients like gluten, lactose or dyes that may cause problems for some patients.
SEC says Musk's contempt defense 'borders on the ridiculous' 2019-03-19T22:51:49Z 2019-03-19T03:01:29Z 2019-03-19T22:51:43Z U.S. securities regulators are fighting back against Tesla CEO Elon Musk, arguing that he should be held in contempt for brazenly violating a federal court order. Norwegian aluminum producer hit by cyberattack 2019-03-19T22:24:25Z 2019-03-19T15:41:18Z 2019-03-19T22:23:52Z Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro says it has been a targeted by "an extensive cyberattack" through a ransomware virus impacting its key operations and disrupting its IT systems.
US health officials move to tighten sales of e-cigarettes 2019-03-19T22:22:38Z 2019-03-13T13:51:13Z 2019-03-19T22:22:29Z U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online. High-level US and China trade talks to resume next week 2019-03-19T22:11:35Z 2019-03-19T19:31:03Z 2019-03-19T22:11:28Z High-level US-China trade talks to resume next week in China.
US, Russia divided on Venezuela after talks in Rome 2019-03-19T21:42:59Z 2019-03-19T17:01:12Z 2019-03-19T21:42:15Z The Trump administration's envoy to Venezuela says the U.S. and Russia remain split on how to resolve the Latin American country's crisis after talks in Italy. Trump names pick for FAA job as agency faces new scrutiny 2019-03-19T21:23:17Z 2019-03-19T21:01:07Z 2019-03-19T21:22:55Z President Donald Trump is announcing the nomination of a permanent administrator of Federal Aviation Administration as the agency faces new scrutiny over its oversight of industry in the wake of a pair of deadly crashes involving a new Boeing aircraft. Booksellers association CEO, Oren Teicher, is retiring 2019-03-19T20:01:07Z 2019-03-19T17:21:15Z 2019-03-19T20:01:04Z Longtime head of the American Booksellers Association is retiring: Oren Teicher, who presided over a resurgence of independent stores, is stepping down at the end of the year.
Warner Bros.' chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal 2019-03-19T18:41:15Z 2019-03-18T17:41:16Z 2019-03-19T18:41:08Z Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara is stepping down after claims that he promised acting roles in exchange for sex.
New Zealand shooter steeped attack in dark internet culture 2019-03-19T18:32:49Z 2019-03-15T22:41:28Z 2019-03-19T18:32:29Z The suspected New Zealand shooter modeled his attack for the internet age.
White House foresees long economic boom where others don't 2019-03-19T18:11:49Z 2019-03-19T04:21:33Z 2019-03-19T18:11:39Z Trump White House foresees long economic boom where most economists don't. Lyft opens its IPO road show, to offer more than 30M shares 2019-03-19T18:11:46Z 2019-03-18T11:11:06Z 2019-03-19T18:11:37Z Ride-hailing app Lyft says it will offer more than 30 million shares of its common stock for between $62 and $68 per share. AP source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets 2019-03-19T18:11:36Z 2019-03-18T16:21:15Z 2019-03-19T18:11:29Z The French civil aviation investigation bureau BEA has concluded there were "clear similarities" between this month's crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX plane and a Lion Air crash last October.
The Latest: Barnier: May must explain Brexit delay reasoning 2019-03-19T16:51:45Z 2019-03-19T09:21:02Z 2019-03-19T16:51:40Z The British government is considering its response to the ruling of the speaker of the House of Commons that Prime Minister Theresa May cannot keep asking lawmakers to vote on the same European Union divorce deal they have already rejected twice.
Hungarian opposition lawmakers fined for parliament protest 2019-03-19T16:32:16Z 2019-03-19T16:21:23Z 2019-03-19T16:31:47Z Dozens of Hungarian opposition lawmakers have been fined up to a month's wages for their loud disruptions and protests inside parliament last December as deputies were voting on changes to the labor code.
Millennial Money: How to stem 'subscription creep' 2019-03-19T16:22:08Z 2019-03-19T15:31:27Z 2019-03-19T16:21:37Z How to reduce unwanted monthly subscriptions and memberships that are weighing down your household budget. Germany launches auction for 5G network frequencies 2019-03-19T15:41:30Z 2019-03-19T09:41:02Z 2019-03-19T15:41:20Z Germany has launched an auction for frequencies in the future super-fast 5G network following a dispute over conditions imposed by authorities and questions over whether China's Huawei can supply equipment. US adds Venezuelan state mining company to sanctions list 2019-03-19T15:33:31Z 2019-03-19T15:31:18Z 2019-03-19T15:33:21Z The U.S. has added a Venezuelan state-owned mining company and its president to a growing sanctions list as it seeks to increase pressure on President Nicolas Maduro.
Fed set to signal no expectation of rate hikes anytime soon 2019-03-19T15:32:11Z 2019-03-18T16:01:13Z 2019-03-19T15:31:33Z Noting risks, Fed is likely to signal no expectation of rate hikes in the coming months. Foxconn says Wisconsin factory will be operational in 2020 2019-03-19T15:13:31Z 2019-03-18T16:41:14Z 2019-03-19T15:13:29Z Foxconn Technology Group says it will start building a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin no later than this summer, with production starting at the end of 2020.
Tech companies scramble to remove New Zealand shooting video 2019-03-19T14:53:52Z 2019-03-15T12:11:09Z 2019-03-19T14:53:48Z Internet companies scramble to remove New Zealand mosque shooting video.
Global markets recover as focus turns towards Fed decision 2019-03-19T14:22:01Z 2019-03-19T07:41:39Z 2019-03-19T14:21:28Z Asian shares are mixed in muted trading as investors await US Federal Reserve meeting later in the week. German government advisers cut growth forecast for 2019 2019-03-19T13:01:28Z 2019-03-19T10:41:04Z 2019-03-19T13:01:09Z The German government's panel of independent economic advisers has nearly halved its growth forecast for this year, predicting that the German economy will grow by only 0.8 percent.
Alan Krueger, noted economist who served Obama, has died 2019-03-19T11:11:35Z 2019-03-18T18:01:18Z 2019-03-19T11:11:32Z Professor Alan Krueger, a groundbreaking economist and former adviser to Obama, has died.
Putin visits Crimea to mark 5th anniversary of annexation 2019-03-19T10:32:04Z 2019-03-18T12:01:10Z 2019-03-19T10:32:04Z President Vladimir Putin is marking the fifth anniversary of Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine by visiting the Black Sea peninsula.
France bans some yellow vest protests in Paris after riots 2019-03-19T10:02:12Z 2019-03-18T11:11:08Z 2019-03-19T10:02:02Z French President Emmanuel Macron has summoned top security officials after police failed to contain resurgent rioting during yellow vest protests that transformed a luxurious Paris avenue into a battle scene.
UK speaker stymies PM May's bid for 3rd vote on Brexit deal 2019-03-19T08:52:06Z 2019-03-18T13:41:14Z 2019-03-19T08:52:06Z British Prime Minister Theresa May is making a last-minute push to win support for her European Union divorce deal, with attention focused on wooing Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party. From dollars to bytes: Digital payment tech companies merge 2019-03-19T07:41:50Z 2019-03-18T11:01:05Z 2019-03-19T07:41:48Z FIS to buy payment technology company Worldpay in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $35 billion.
Asian shares mixed in muted trading ahead of US Fed meeting 2019-03-19T07:32:00Z 2019-03-18T14:21:14Z 2019-03-19T07:31:55Z U.S. stock indexes drifted upward Monday at the start of a busy week for markets, and the S&P 500 inched back within a few good days of its record high set last autumn.
Brazil's far-right president visits CIA on friendly US tour 2019-03-19T04:22:42Z 2019-03-18T16:41:23Z 2019-03-19T04:22:40Z The president of Brazil was planning to make a visit to CIA headquarters on his first official visit to the U.S. A son of President Jair Bolsonaro announced their visit to the CIA in Langley, Virginia.
Group with consumer-friendly vibe pushes drugmakers' message 2019-03-19T04:01:57Z 2019-03-18T04:41:36Z 2019-03-19T04:01:42Z As Congress and the Trump administration aim to curb spiraling drug costs, outside groups like the Alliance for Patient Access are raising their voices as they seek to sway the outcome. Former VP of United Auto Workers charged in corruption probe 2019-03-19T02:51:46Z 2019-03-18T16:01:16Z 2019-03-19T02:51:45Z A former vice president at the United Auto Workers has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from the automaker. Trump calls GM's CEO in push to reopen Ohio auto plant 2019-03-19T01:21:37Z 2019-03-17T21:51:21Z 2019-03-19T01:21:35Z President Donald Trump is stepping up his pressure on General Motors to reopen an Ohio manufacturing plant that recently closed and put 1,700 people out of work.
Hungarian leader tussles with EU as corruption concerns rise 2019-03-18T19:22:12Z 2019-03-17T11:51:06Z 2019-03-18T19:21:39Z As the Hungarian prime minister's conflicts with the European Union appear headed to a breaking point, calls are increasing for greater scrutiny of his government's spending of EU funds.
Tesla unveils Model Y SUV, expanding into popular segment 2019-03-18T18:53:34Z 2019-03-15T05:01:48Z 2019-03-18T18:53:30Z Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils sporty Model Y.
Liz Weston: How to give money advice that sticks 2019-03-18T18:02:09Z 2019-03-18T12:41:09Z 2019-03-18T18:01:33Z If you're tempted to offer money advice to friends or family, the first step is to make sure they want it.
The Latest: UK speaker: Govt can't present same Brexit deal 2019-03-18T17:31:43Z 2019-03-18T16:01:19Z 2019-03-18T17:31:40Z The speaker of Britain's House of Commons says the government can't ask lawmakers to vote again on its twice-rejected Brexit deal unless it is substantially changed. EasyJet drops out of Alitalia consortium talks 2019-03-18T17:01:50Z 2019-03-18T17:01:27Z 2019-03-18T17:01:27Z Low-cost carrier EasyJet says it will not participate in a consortium to relaunch struggling airline Alitalia.
The Latest: 16 arrested at NYC student climate protest 2019-03-18T16:54:10Z 2019-03-15T14:31:22Z 2019-03-18T16:54:11Z In India's capital of New Delhi, schoolchildren are protesting inaction on climate change as well as rising air pollution levels that often far exceed World Health Organization limits. Supreme Court agrees to hear identity theft case 2019-03-18T16:33:50Z 2019-03-18T14:11:25Z 2019-03-18T16:33:32Z The Supreme Court has agreed to take up a case that could make it more difficult for states to prosecute identity theft and other crimes. Trump to GM: Reopen Ohio plant, close one in Mexico or China 2019-03-18T16:12:47Z 2019-03-18T12:31:11Z 2019-03-18T16:12:44Z President Donald Trump is escalating his pressure on General Motors, as he calls for the company to reopen an Ohio manufacturing plant.
Expectations of weaker economy unites small business owners 2019-03-18T16:01:51Z 2019-03-18T15:01:11Z 2019-03-18T16:01:26Z Although small businesses vary widely in terms of size, industry and issues, they do appear generally united by a growing uneasiness about the economy.
Global shares rise as investors watch US-China trade talks 2019-03-18T15:01:52Z 2019-03-18T06:31:35Z 2019-03-18T15:01:23Z Asian shares gain as investors await progress in China-US trade talks. Putin signs bill punishing those who insult the state 2019-03-18T14:52:02Z 2019-03-18T14:51:11Z 2019-03-18T14:51:55Z Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed bills imposing restrictions on online media and criminalizing anyone who insults the state. Jury rules Apple owes Qualcomm $31M for patent infringement 2019-03-18T14:13:12Z 2019-03-15T20:41:20Z 2019-03-18T14:13:06Z Apple ordered to pay $31 million to Qualcomm for stealing some of the technology used in iPhones.
Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank shares up despite merger concerns 2019-03-18T13:01:30Z 2019-03-18T09:11:02Z 2019-03-18T13:01:11Z Shares in Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank have risen despite widespread skepticism about the merits of a possible merger between the two German lenders.
May to UK lawmakers: Back my Brexit deal or face long delay 2019-03-18T11:51:21Z 2019-03-17T11:01:04Z 2019-03-18T11:51:17Z British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned that it would be "a potent symbol of Parliament's collective political failure" if Brexit were to be delayed by so long that the U.K. has to take part in May's European elections.
Ethiopia minister: 'Clear similarities' in Boeing crashes 2019-03-18T11:22:13Z 2019-03-17T12:11:12Z 2019-03-18T11:22:12Z Thousands of Ethiopians have turned out to a mass funeral ceremony in the capital one week after the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash. Southwest, mechanics reach tentative deal in labor dispute 2019-03-18T11:11:35Z 2019-03-17T18:51:25Z 2019-03-18T11:11:31Z Southwest Airlines and a union representing its mechanics say they're on the verge of ending a bitter, long-running labor dispute that has triggered hundreds of flight cancellations and raised safety concerns.
Paris cleans up riot debris as support fades for protesters 2019-03-18T11:01:41Z 2019-03-17T08:31:02Z 2019-03-18T11:01:15Z Paris is cleaning up one of the world's most glamorous avenues after resurgent rioting by yellow vest protesters stunned the nation.
Fresh rallies against al-Bashir as Sudan secures $300M loans 2019-03-18T10:21:45Z 2019-03-17T16:01:16Z 2019-03-18T10:21:45Z Fresh protests in Sudan as government secures $300M in loans from regional fund.
As Brexit stalls, supporters protest betrayal of their dream 2019-03-18T10:01:31Z 2019-03-16T07:31:35Z 2019-03-18T10:01:08Z With Britain's departure from the European Union likely to be put on hold, some Brexit supporters fear their dream is dying.
Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank to hold talks on merger 2019-03-18T07:11:43Z 2019-03-17T12:21:20Z 2019-03-18T07:11:42Z Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank, and domestic rival Commerzbank plan to open talks on a possible merger.
Asian shares advance as investors watch US-China trade talks 2019-03-18T05:11:40Z 2019-03-18T04:31:40Z 2019-03-18T05:11:37Z Asian shares mixed as eyes on China-US trade talks.
Climate protests: First the students, now adults in France 2019-03-18T04:22:54Z 2019-03-16T12:51:08Z 2019-03-18T04:22:54Z A day after worldwide student climate protests, families and activists are marching in France to force faster government action against global warming.
Facebook launches AI to find and remove 'revenge porn' 2019-03-18T01:13:10Z 2019-03-15T11:21:05Z 2019-03-18T01:13:09Z Facebook is rolling out technology to make it easier to find and remove intimate pictures and videos posted on its site without the subject's consent, often called "revenge porn.".
FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashes 2019-03-17T18:51:47Z 2019-03-15T11:01:11Z 2019-03-17T18:51:45Z FAA's close ties to Boeing and other airplane makers comes under scrutiny after 2 deadly crashes overseas.
Iran's president inaugurates new gas projects 2019-03-17T17:11:39Z 2019-03-17T14:51:21Z 2019-03-17T17:11:35Z Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has inaugurated a new phase in the development of a massive natural gas field.
Appeals court to hear arguments in Trump hotel lawsuit 2019-03-17T16:31:56Z 2019-03-16T13:21:14Z 2019-03-17T16:31:55Z A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit that alleges President Donald Trump is violating the constitution by profiting off the presidency. Facebook loses longtime product chief as it revamps strategy 2019-03-17T14:53:07Z 2019-03-14T20:11:34Z 2019-03-17T14:53:02Z Facebook says two of its top executives are leaving the company.
Cod fishery plummets to least valuable year since 1960s 2019-03-17T14:43:35Z 2019-03-17T14:41:10Z 2019-03-17T14:43:32Z A fishery that was once one of the most lucrative in the Northeast has declined to the point that it had its least valuable year in more than a half century in 2018.
Facebook says outages due to 'server configuration change' 2019-03-17T14:43:08Z 2019-03-14T17:01:17Z 2019-03-17T14:43:06Z Facebook says its lengthy outage problems were the result of a "server configuration change.".
APNewsBreak: Greyhound won't let US drop migrants in depots 2019-03-17T14:32:13Z 2019-03-15T18:41:28Z 2019-03-17T14:32:01Z Greyhound Lines Inc. is no longer allowing U.S. authorities to drop off immigrant families inside bus stations, forcing those who have been released from custody to wait outside until they have a ticket.
Beyond veto: Trump seeks more workarounds to avoid Congress 2019-03-17T14:31:50Z 2019-03-16T04:41:33Z 2019-03-17T14:31:37Z President Donald Trump's first congressional veto was more than a milestone: It signals a new era of ever more fraught relations between the two ends of Pennsylvania Avenue.
Germany, France to push European industry strategy at summit 2019-03-17T12:11:31Z 2019-03-16T10:01:03Z 2019-03-17T12:11:26Z Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany and France hope to win over other European Union countries to their ideas for a "European industry strategy" at a summit this week.
China's premier denies Beijing tells companies to spy 2019-03-17T11:01:50Z 2019-03-15T03:11:39Z 2019-03-17T11:01:27Z Premier: China needs 'strong measures' to support economic growth but Beijing plans to promote market reforms instead of using more lending or deficit spending.
EU official floats 2-stage delay to Brexit 2019-03-17T10:41:23Z 2019-03-16T09:11:02Z 2019-03-17T10:41:20Z A senior European Union official is floating the possibility of a two-step delay to Britain's departure from the European Union, currently scheduled for March 29.
The Latest: Portugal launches new tourism bid for Britons 2019-03-17T10:41:19Z 2019-03-16T10:21:05Z 2019-03-17T10:41:13Z Between 100 and 200 pro-Brexit protesters have started to march from northeast England to London, accusing politicians of "betrayal" by failing to take Britain out of the European Union.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some