Business and Finance

Published on September 11, 2019 - Page 9
WASHINGTON (AP) —Trump administration officials on Tuesday defended their plan to Congress for ending government control of mortgage finance giants...
Published on September 11, 2019 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) — Comedian and media mogul Byron Allen wants TV viewers to watch the channels his company produces — from one that runs “Judge Judy”-...
Published on September 10, 2019 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —Fifty U.S. states and territories announced an investigation into Google’s “potential monopolistic behavior.” The Monday...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 10
In the age of Uber Eats and GrubHub, delivering pizza for the local Domino’s may seem like a throwback. But for drivers who want more predictable...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 10
NEW YORK (AP) — Nordstrom opened a new store in Manhattan on Thursday —without any merchandise. Instead, the store offers services like tailoring...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 18
PORTLAND, Ore. — A judge has ruled that a racketeering lawsuit brought by a vineyard against a neighboring marijuana operation can go forward despite...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 18
BOSTON — Black entrepreneurs who say people of color are being shut out of the lucrative marijuana trade are joining forces to close the gap. Real...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 31
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden entered the Democratic primary promising “from day one” to reject campaign cash from lobbyists. “I work for you — not...
Published on September 7, 2019 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a modest 130,000 jobs in August, a sign that hiring has slowed but remains durable in the face of global...
Published on September 6, 2019 - Page 19
U.S., Chinese to meet again BEIJING (AP) — U.S. and Chinese envoys will meet in early October for more talks aimed at ending a tariff war that...
Published on September 5, 2019 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations its YouTube video service collected personal data on children without their...
Published on September 4, 2019 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Technology companies drove a broad slide in U.S. stocks Tuesday as disappointing economic data and the latest escalation in the trade...
Published on September 2, 2019 - Page 1
Paul Hildreth peered at a display of dozens of images from security cameras surveying his Atlanta school district and settled on one showing a woman...
Published on September 2, 2019 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China on Sunday put in place their latest tariff increases on each other’s goods, potentially raising prices...
Published on September 2, 2019 - Page 10
BERLIN (AP) — A far-right party made strong gains in a pair of state elections in eastern Germany, but opponents from the political mainstream...
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 10
You won’t pay for health care in retirement with one lump sum. That’s the way these expenses are often presented, though, and the amounts are...
Published on August 31, 2019 - Page 12
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is making Volkswagen Group correct fuel economy labels for about 98,000 gasoline-powered...
Published on August 31, 2019 - Page 29
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump’s trade war with China, until now mainly an abstraction for American consumers, is about to hit home....
Published on August 30, 2019 - Page 5
Economy is rising steadily, if slowly WASHINGTON (AP) —The U.S. economy slowed in the spring despite the fact that consumer spending, which accounts...
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 8
LACONA, Iowa (AP) —When President Donald Trump levied tariffs on China that scrambled global markets, farmer Randy Miller was willing to absorb the...
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 14
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is tightening its rules around political advertising ahead of the 2020 U.S. presidential elections. But it’s not clear...
Published on August 28, 2019 - Page 9
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A former Google engineer was charged Tuesday with stealing self-driving car technology from the company shortly before he...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 6
President Donald Trump is painting a false picture of a U.S. economy unaffected by his trade war with China and other countries. He describes a blue...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 17
WASHINGTON (AP) —The communications on China from President Donald Trump and his administration since late last week — erratic, sometimes...
Published on August 26, 2019 - Page 5
The first judgment is expected today in a lawsuit from a state government seeking to hold a drug company accountable for a U.S. opioid crisis that...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 6
BIARRITZ, France (AP) —President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful but obscure federal law to make...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 9
We’ve all seen reports about head injuries, traffic accidents and even deaths that electric scooter riders have suffered as the popular new mobility...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 11
NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S....
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 19
WASHINGTON (AP) —With the federal deficit expected to swell to more than $1 trillion in the next fiscal year, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 2
Protesters find few backers WASHINGTON (AP) — For Canada and the European Union, they are a “situation.” For President Donald Trump, a potential...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after considering cutting taxes to promote economic growth, President Donald Trump has now changed course and says he’ll...
Published on August 21, 2019 - Page 18
Execs worry about tariffs’ effects on consumers NEW YORK (AP) — Americans continue to shop, vacation and buy cars at a brisk clip. But corporate...
Published on August 20, 2019 - Page 5
LONDON (AP) — An advertisement for cream cheese showing distracted dads leaving babies on a conveyer belt was banned by Britain’s ad regulator...
Published on August 20, 2019 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage-point “over a fairly...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 15
NEW YORK — In a record sale for a U.S. sports franchise, the co-founder of Alibaba agreed to buy the remaining 51 percent of the Brooklyn Nets and...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 23
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world jumped Friday to cap another tumultuous week. Technology stocks and banks drove the broad rally. Bond...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 13
WASHINGTON (AP) —The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is making a new push to add graphic images to cigarette packets. Regulators on Thursday...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 14
NEW YORK (AP) — The threat of a recession doesn’t seem so remote anymore. The yield on the closely watched 10-year Treasury fell so low Wednesday...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 14
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is extending the warranties on about 560,000 small cars in the U.S. and Canada to cover a litany of problems with a troubled six-...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 20
HONG KONG (AP) — Flights resumed Wednesday at Hong Kong’s airport after two days of disruptions that descended into clashes with police, highlighting...
Published on August 14, 2019 - Page 21
NEW YORK (AP) — The newly combined ViacomCBS will invest in more movies and TV shows and try to sell more advertising as it seeks to become a bigger...
Published on August 13, 2019 - Page 5
FOREST, Miss. (AP) —Days after immigration agents arrested 680 Latino workers in a massive workplace sting at seven Mississippi chicken processing...
Published on August 13, 2019 - Page 17
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe’s economy is being knocked off course by the trade conflict between the U.S. and China. The bill for damages from...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 6
NEW YORK (AP) —The FBI and the Justice Department’s inspector general’s office will investigate how Jeffrey Epstein died in an apparent suicide...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 28
NEW YORK (AP) — Like most retailers, Walmart is accustomed to the everyday dealings of shoplifters. Now, it’s confronting a bigger threat: active...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 18
PARIS (AP) — The International Energy Agency says the U.S.-China trade war and a decline in world economic growth are weakening demand for oil. The...
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 7
China imports from U.S. fall 19% BEIJING (AP) — China’s imports of U.S. goods plunged in July as a trade war with Washington intensified. Imports...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) — The escalation of the U.S.-China trade fight comes at a particularly inopportune moment for the global economy, when growth in the...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —Just what the fragile global economy didn’t need: An unpredictable escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China, one...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 10
NEW YORK — Amazon’s self-driving robots will be roaming the streets of another neighborhood. The online shopping giant said Tuesday that the six-...