Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit 2018-11-17T15:23:17Z 2018-11-17T02:10:09Z 2018-11-17T15:23:17Z China's president says the world faces a choice of cooperation or confrontation in a speech to a summit of leaders that is divided by tensions stemming from increased U.S. protectionism.
The Latest: Pence meets Taiwan's delegation at APEC summit 2018-11-17T15:23:02Z 2018-11-17T04:50:13Z 2018-11-17T15:23:02Z U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has met with the head of Taiwan's delegation to an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting.
First African-American top network executive exiting ABC 2018-11-17T15:21:04Z 2018-11-16T23:20:18Z 2018-11-17T15:21:04Z Channing Dungey The first African-American executive to lead a broadcast network is stepping down. 1 dead, dozens injured in French fuel taxes protests 2018-11-17T14:41:46Z 2018-11-17T07:30:16Z 2018-11-17T14:41:46Z French drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policies.
Take a weight off: Tears, joy as kilo gets historic update 2018-11-17T14:35:40Z 2018-11-16T08:09:56Z 2018-11-17T14:35:40Z The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
Climate change protesters block off 5 London bridges 2018-11-17T14:35:11Z 2018-11-17T14:30:27Z 2018-11-17T14:35:10Z Hundreds of protesters have turned out in central London and blocked off the capital's main bridges to demand the government take climate change seriously.
Next generation of biotech food heading for grocery stores 2018-11-17T14:35:09Z 2018-11-14T05:18:46Z 2018-11-17T14:35:09Z First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?.
UK leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal 2018-11-17T14:33:48Z 2018-11-17T11:10:23Z 2018-11-17T14:33:48Z British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against critics of her Brexit deal, telling her Conservative opponents that their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work.
UN envoy: Warring parties in Yemen agree to meet in Sweden 2018-11-17T14:33:08Z 2018-11-17T00:00:25Z 2018-11-17T14:33:08Z The U.N. envoy for Yemen says the country's internationally recognized government and Houthi Shiite rebels have agreed to attend talks in Sweden aimed at ending their three-year war, which has the Arab world's poorest country on the brink of famine.
California utility shares rise as regulator calms investors 2018-11-17T14:31:37Z 2018-11-16T20:30:06Z 2018-11-17T14:31:37Z Shares of Pacific Gas & Electric Co. soared Friday after California's top utility regulator said his agency will help the company deal with potentially crippling liability costs from wildfires.
US industrial production ticks up 0.1 percent in October 2018-11-17T14:31:33Z 2018-11-16T14:40:11Z 2018-11-17T14:31:33Z US industrial production grew at slower 0.1 percent pace in October. CNN's Acosta back at White House after judge's ruling 2018-11-17T14:31:21Z 2018-11-16T06:02:43Z 2018-11-17T14:31:21Z A judge is expected to announce whether he will order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. Lawyer who battled Chevron may get chance to defend himself 2018-11-17T14:31:04Z 2018-11-17T01:50:46Z 2018-11-17T14:31:04Z A legal referee says a New York attorney who won a landmark oil pollution judgment against Chevron in Ecuador only to have his law license suspended at home should not be disbarred without a chance to defend himself. VW wants to storm car market with cheaper electric model 2018-11-17T14:30:44Z 2018-11-16T14:19:55Z 2018-11-17T14:30:44Z Automaker Volkswagen says it will invest 44 billion euros ($50 billion) in developing autonomous and electric cars and expand the appeal of battery-powered cars by selling its upcoming ID compact for about what a diesel-powered Golf costs.
Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback 2018-11-17T14:30:41Z 2018-11-16T06:20:02Z 2018-11-17T14:30:41Z FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems. Iraq resumes Kirkuk oil exports after yearlong pause 2018-11-17T14:12:09Z 2018-11-16T12:50:06Z 2018-11-17T14:12:09Z Iraq's Oil Ministry says Iraq has resumed oil exports from its fields around Kirkuk, a year after the city was seized by federal forces from the autonomous Kurdish administration in the north of the country.
Transit riders, drivers brace for influx of Amazon employees 2018-11-17T14:02:20Z 2018-11-15T07:49:27Z 2018-11-17T14:02:20Z New York and Washington's clogged streets and creaky subway systems are about to feel more pain as 50,000 more people descend on the two metro areas when Amazon opens its second headquarters there. Feds subpoena Snap over shareholder lawsuit 2018-11-17T14:02:11Z 2018-11-14T23:08:59Z 2018-11-17T14:02:11Z Snap Inc. has received federal subpoenas related to a class-action lawsuit stemming from its 2017 initial public offering. Electronic driving systems don't always work, tests show 2018-11-17T14:02:06Z 2018-11-15T05:39:11Z 2018-11-17T14:02:05Z Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.
US panel warns against government purchase of Chinese tech 2018-11-17T14:02:00Z 2018-11-14T14:18:43Z 2018-11-17T14:01:58Z A congressional advisory panel says the purchase of internet-linked devices manufactured in China leaves the United States vulnerable to security breaches that could put critical infrastructure at risk. Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer 2018-11-17T14:01:53Z 2018-11-15T07:39:01Z 2018-11-17T14:01:53Z Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he had never used a computer and making comments showing he had no idea what a USB port might be. Facebook says it's better at detecting rule violations 2018-11-17T14:01:50Z 2018-11-15T19:19:19Z 2018-11-17T14:01:50Z Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users.
The Latest: 1 killed, 47 injured in France gas protests 2018-11-17T13:00:40Z 2018-11-17T12:10:23Z 2018-11-17T13:00:40Z French interior ministry officials say that one protester has been killed and 47 injured as demonstrators block roads around France to protest gas price increases.
Jennie-O recalling ground turkey in salmonella outbreak 2018-11-17T12:32:29Z 2018-11-16T14:40:05Z 2018-11-17T12:32:29Z Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey in an ongoing salmonella outbreak.
Allies rally to UK's May amid leadership woes over Brexit 2018-11-17T11:20:43Z 2018-11-16T08:49:45Z 2018-11-17T11:20:43Z British Prime Minister Theresa May is appealing directly to voters to back her Brexit plan, as she waits to see whether rivals within her party have gained enough support to launch a leadership challenge.
Amazon ends suspense over HQ by picking New York, DC suburb 2018-11-17T08:14:05Z 2018-11-14T05:38:25Z 2018-11-17T08:14:05Z Amazon says it will split its much-anticipated new offices between New York and a suburb of Washington, DC.
Trump says will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently 2018-11-17T07:22:04Z 2018-11-16T19:20:37Z 2018-11-17T07:22:04Z President Donald Trump says he will name EPA's acting head, Andrew Wheeler, to the permanent post at the agency.
FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes 2018-11-17T05:20:35Z 2018-11-15T15:19:40Z 2018-11-17T05:20:35Z FDA pushes for ban on menthol in cigarettes and tightened rules to prevent sale of flavored e-cigarettes to kids. Hong Kong economy cools as trade tension mounts 2018-11-17T02:10:48Z 2018-11-16T10:19:47Z 2018-11-17T02:10:47Z Hong Kong's economic growth slows as US-Chinese trade tension mounts.
The Latest: CNN's Acosta returns to White House after ruling 2018-11-17T01:50:55Z 2018-11-16T15:40:18Z 2018-11-17T01:50:53Z A federal judge in Washington is ordering the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
Health care, energy companies power US stock market higher 2018-11-16T23:31:09Z 2018-11-16T22:10:05Z 2018-11-16T23:31:04Z Wall Street capped a day of volatile trading with a late-afternoon buying spree that sent U.S. stock indexes to a mostly higher finish Friday.
Health care, energy companies power US stock market higher 2018-11-16T21:10:18Z 2018-11-16T15:39:59Z 2018-11-16T21:10:17Z U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower in early trading, erasing some of the market's gains from a day earlier.
Amazon's growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts 2018-11-16T19:44:41Z 2018-11-13T19:29:13Z 2018-11-16T19:44:41Z As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world's hottest online retailer. Buffett's firm invests in JP Morgan Chase, drops Walmart 2018-11-16T18:33:45Z 2018-11-14T22:58:50Z 2018-11-16T18:33:43Z Investor Warren Buffett's company picked up nearly 36 million shares of JP Morgan Chase stock in the third quarter and eliminated its stake in Walmart as part of a number of changes in its portfolio.
The Latest: Landmark change to kilogram approved 2018-11-16T17:10:52Z 2018-11-16T12:50:08Z 2018-11-16T17:10:52Z The so-called "Grand K" kilogram, a cylinder of polished platinum-iridium alloy that has been the world's sole true kilo since 1889, is to be retired.
The Latest: UK's May fills Brexit-related Cabinet vacancies 2018-11-16T17:03:25Z 2018-11-16T09:33:03Z 2018-11-16T17:03:25Z France's finance minister is calling some British politicians "liars" who fooled voters into thinking leaving the EU would be easy and in their interests.
US energy official sees 'great promise' in eastern Med 2018-11-16T16:10:24Z 2018-11-16T14:59:54Z 2018-11-16T16:10:23Z A U.S. State Department official says Washington sees 'great promise' in developing energy resources in the eastern Mediterranean as ExxonMobil began exploratory drilling off Cyprus' southwestern coast.
China woos Pacific islands with loans, showcase projects 2018-11-16T15:53:16Z 2018-11-16T01:29:37Z 2018-11-16T15:53:16Z As world leaders arrive in Papua New Guinea for a Pacific Rim summit, the welcome mat is especially big for China's president. French minister warns of new Cold War from US/China tensions 2018-11-16T15:40:58Z 2018-11-16T13:30:02Z 2018-11-16T15:40:56Z French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned that the trade dispute between the United States and China could escalate into a fresh Cold War.
China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed 2018-11-16T15:00:58Z 2018-11-15T09:49:41Z 2018-11-16T15:00:58Z China says high-level trade talks with Washington have resumed, two sides 'maintaining close contact'.
VA seeks to reduce GI Bill payment delays after IT woes 2018-11-16T15:00:55Z 2018-11-15T15:49:38Z 2018-11-16T15:00:55Z The Department of Veterans Affairs says it will try to speed up payments of college aid to veterans after delays due to IT problems.
World markets subdued on trade, Brexit tensions 2018-11-16T15:00:22Z 2018-11-16T06:59:44Z 2018-11-16T15:00:22Z Asian shares are mixed on concerns over the outlook for a breakthrough in the China-U.S. trade dispute. UN human rights expert says UK cuts to services causing harm 2018-11-16T14:50:52Z 2018-11-16T14:19:57Z 2018-11-16T14:50:52Z A U.N. human rights expert says cuts to Britain's social support are causing misery for poorer citizens. Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24 2018-11-16T13:30:43Z 2018-11-15T23:00:04Z 2018-11-16T13:30:43Z Apple has signed a multiyear deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird," to produce a slate of films. Eurozone central banker suggests rates could stay low longer 2018-11-16T12:50:43Z 2018-11-16T09:30:01Z 2018-11-16T12:50:43Z European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says that slowing trade is proving to be a drag on the eurozone economy but says the expansion remains "resilient" as consumers at home remain willing to spend and unemployment falls.
Utility asked last month to hike bills over California fires 2018-11-16T12:50:37Z 2018-11-15T23:20:20Z 2018-11-16T12:50:37Z A utility facing severe financial pressure amid speculation that its equipment may have sparked a deadly California wildfire asked U.S. energy regulators last month for permission to raise its customers' monthly bills. Senate confirms Kansas bank regulator Bowman for Fed board 2018-11-16T12:40:40Z 2018-11-15T20:09:41Z 2018-11-16T12:40:39Z Senate confirms Trump's nomination of Kansas bank regulator Michelle Bowman to Federal Reserve board.
UK's defiant May tells critics it's her Brexit deal or chaos 2018-11-16T08:53:46Z 2018-11-15T07:49:16Z 2018-11-16T08:53:46Z European Union chief Donald Tusk calls for Nov. 25 summit to endorse draft Brexit deal.
Asia shares mixed on uncertainty over trade tensions 2018-11-16T07:00:53Z 2018-11-15T15:39:29Z 2018-11-16T07:00:53Z U.S. stock indexes are moving lower in early trading, extending the market's losing streak into a sixth day.
Mexico's president elect reaches out to business elite 2018-11-16T04:19:58Z 2018-11-16T00:40:31Z 2018-11-16T04:19:57Z Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has formed a business advisory council including some of the country's biggest names, especially in media. EPA official arrested on felony ethics charges in Alabama 2018-11-16T01:52:39Z 2018-11-15T19:59:39Z 2018-11-16T01:52:39Z The Trump administration's top environmental official for the Southeast has been arrested on Alabama state ethics charges related to a scheme to help a coal company avoid paying for a toxic waste cleanup.
US, China rivalry challenging entwined Asia-Pacific region 2018-11-16T01:04:22Z 2018-11-15T02:19:22Z 2018-11-16T01:04:22Z U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says America seeks cooperation, not control, in its commitment to the Indo-Pacific region.
Nigerian ISP's configuration error disrupted Google services 2018-11-16T00:53:41Z 2018-11-13T16:29:40Z 2018-11-16T00:53:41Z A Nigerian internet provider says a configuration error during a network upgrade disrupted several Google services by diverting traffic through China and Russia. California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide 2018-11-16T00:25:22Z 2018-11-15T17:39:26Z 2018-11-16T00:25:19Z California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide blamed for harming babies brains. Fed announces wide-ranging review of its practices 2018-11-15T22:50:57Z 2018-11-15T19:30:19Z 2018-11-15T22:50:08Z Federal Reserve launches wide-ranging review of how it conducts monetary policy.
The Latest: Post urges independent probe in columnist slay 2018-11-15T22:04:29Z 2018-11-15T12:29:03Z 2018-11-15T22:03:26Z The Latest: Turkey unhappy with Saudi indictments in Khashoggi's killing, says suspects should be tried in Turkey.
The Latest: UK's May vows 'to see this through' on Brexit 2018-11-15T21:30:23Z 2018-11-15T08:39:13Z 2018-11-15T21:30:24Z British Prime Minister Theresa May will start on a campaign to sell a Brexit deal agreed with the European Union to Britain's divided Parliament. Lawyer in stalled coal bailout argues for energy appointment 2018-11-15T21:13:52Z 2018-11-15T21:10:02Z 2018-11-15T21:13:51Z A Trump administration nominee to a top national energy board says he's not sure whether he'd recuse himself from any board votes to bail out of aging coal plants.
Walmart flexes its muscle against Amazon 2018-11-15T21:00:45Z 2018-11-15T12:29:19Z 2018-11-15T21:00:39Z Walmart is reporting surging online sales, strong performances from established stores.
Gobble gobble: Low turkey prices cut Thanksgiving meal cost 2018-11-15T20:25:09Z 2018-11-15T20:09:27Z 2018-11-15T20:24:58Z Low food prices have driven the cost of a Thanksgiving feast down to their lowest level since 2010.
Correction: Media-CNN vs Trump story 2018-11-15T20:04:18Z 2018-11-14T16:59:52Z 2018-11-15T20:04:17Z President Donald Trump's administration claims it has "broad discretion" to regulate access to the White House as it fends off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta's "hard pass.".
Having 'The Talk' about college costs with your teen 2018-11-15T20:01:11Z 2018-11-15T15:19:32Z 2018-11-15T20:01:11Z Start discussing college costs with your children when they're in high school so you all share realistic expectations about who will pay for what. US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent last month 2018-11-15T19:30:43Z 2018-11-15T13:39:15Z 2018-11-15T19:30:43Z US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent in October, led by strong sales of autos, appliances. Morocco unveils Africa's first ever high speed train line 2018-11-15T19:30:05Z 2018-11-15T09:49:13Z 2018-11-15T19:29:57Z French President Emmanuel Macron and Morocco's King Mohammed VI are inaugurating his country's first high-speed rail line in Morocco, the first ever high speed train in in the African continent.
US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year 4.94 pct. 2018-11-15T17:40:38Z 2018-11-15T15:49:33Z 2018-11-15T17:40:38Z US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year average at 4.94 percent. Syracuse profits by handwriting thousands of late-tax notes 2018-11-15T17:23:20Z 2018-11-13T17:18:48Z 2018-11-15T17:23:20Z The city of Syracuse has found that sending personal notes to residents who owe taxes is more successful than the typical, computer-generated letter demanding payment.
The Latest: Singapore PM says China-US rivalry 'awkward' 2018-11-15T17:02:08Z 2018-11-15T05:49:03Z 2018-11-15T17:02:08Z U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says another U.S.-North Korean summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely after the beginning of the year. Juul halts store sales of some flavored e-cigarettes 2018-11-15T16:50:58Z 2018-11-13T19:28:56Z 2018-11-15T16:50:54Z E-cigarette company Juul halts sales of flavors at stores to help keep them from kids.
Stocks mostly rise but Europe weighed down by Brexit discord 2018-11-15T15:40:41Z 2018-11-15T06:59:08Z 2018-11-15T15:40:40Z Asian stocks higher after Wall Street falls for fifth day and British Cabinet endorses Brexit deal. Study: Chinese to account for half of luxury sales by 2025 2018-11-15T15:30:28Z 2018-11-15T10:39:20Z 2018-11-15T15:30:24Z Chinese consumers remain the focus of luxury producers, as a new study by Bain consultancy shows they will fuel nearly half of global high-end sales by 2025. Stung by Amazon's rejection, cities look on the bright side 2018-11-15T15:30:16Z 2018-11-14T22:40:06Z 2018-11-15T15:30:16Z The 18 North American cities that were not picked by Amazon for its new headquarters are bearing the rejection with a mix of reflection, disappointment and some optimism. City votes to impose restrictive rules on short-term rentals 2018-11-15T15:02:26Z 2018-11-15T14:59:20Z 2018-11-15T15:02:26Z The Washington city council has voted to impose tight limits on Airbnb and other short-term rental companies. Japan's SoftBank invests in US office space-sharing WeWork 2018-11-15T14:09:44Z 2018-11-15T03:29:33Z 2018-11-15T14:09:33Z American office space-sharing company WeWork says it has gotten $3 billion in funding from Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. Hearing reveals chilling details of fatal Southwest flight 2018-11-15T13:41:02Z 2018-11-14T16:49:05Z 2018-11-15T13:40:46Z Federal safety board hearing into deadly Southwest Airlines flight will focus on jet-engine fan blades. France seizes jet at takeoff after Ryanair doesn't pay bill 2018-11-15T13:14:39Z 2018-11-09T13:47:46Z 2018-11-15T13:14:32Z French authorities have seized a Ryanair plane and forced 149 passengers to disembark because of a dispute over subsidies to the Irish airline. No accounting for these tastes: Artificial flavors a mystery 2018-11-15T13:02:09Z 2018-11-13T16:38:46Z 2018-11-15T13:01:56Z Food companies have been ordered to remove six "artificial flavors" from their products.
PG&E says it contacted resident about shut-off power line 2018-11-15T12:30:03Z 2018-11-14T21:59:23Z 2018-11-15T12:29:49Z A utility accused in a lawsuit of igniting California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire says it contacted a customer about a power line on her property.
After intense wrangling, UK backs a Brexit deal. Now what? 2018-11-15T08:54:32Z 2018-11-14T20:48:45Z 2018-11-15T08:54:32Z Like white smoke from the Vatican announcing a new pope, the signal from Britain's Cabinet table says: We have a decision.
May wins Cabinet backing for Brexit deal but pitfalls remain 2018-11-15T08:54:27Z 2018-11-14T08:38:28Z 2018-11-15T08:54:27Z British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face her divided Cabinet in a bid to win support for a draft Brexit deal with the European Union. Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020 2018-11-15T06:59:46Z 2018-11-15T03:39:29Z 2018-11-15T06:59:42Z Chinese automaker Zotye plans to sell vehicles in US in 2020.
Asian stocks lower after Wall Street fall, Brexit approval 2018-11-15T06:53:25Z 2018-11-14T15:28:36Z 2018-11-15T06:53:25Z Energy companies are leading U.S. stocks broadly higher in early trading, wiping out some of the market's losses from a day earlier. Volkswagen to devote 3 German plants to electric car push 2018-11-15T06:30:41Z 2018-11-14T17:48:40Z 2018-11-15T06:30:41Z German automaker Volkswagen says it will convert three factories in Germany to manufacture electric cars, getting ready to ramp up production of zero-local emission cars ahead of tougher European emissions standards.
Dozens plead with Trump administration to keep air rules 2018-11-15T03:40:15Z 2018-11-14T21:39:16Z 2018-11-15T03:40:16Z People who live near oil and gas wells are pleading with the Environmental Protection Agency not to roll back Obama-era rules for methane pollution, while industry representatives say the proposed changes should go further.
California's PG&E rocked as wildfire liability concerns rise 2018-11-15T03:19:48Z 2018-11-14T20:39:19Z 2018-11-15T03:19:47Z PG&E's stock has lost more than 20 percent of its value Wednesday after the utility said it does not have nearly enough insurance coverage if it is found liable for a Northern California wildfire. Powell sees potential threats from global slowdown 2018-11-15T02:20:11Z 2018-11-15T00:40:31Z 2018-11-15T02:20:10Z Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. economy is performing well but he's eyeing potential risks ahead.
Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya 'without excuse' 2018-11-15T02:02:20Z 2018-11-14T07:38:36Z 2018-11-15T02:02:20Z US Vice President Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya was 'without excuse,' but Suu Kyi rebuffs criticism. Facebook ends forced arbitration of sexual misconduct claims 2018-11-15T01:33:14Z 2018-11-10T02:18:02Z 2018-11-15T01:33:13Z Facebook is dropping a requirement for mandatory arbitration of sexual misconduct allegations.
A look at what's in Amazon's new deal with Virginia 2018-11-15T01:29:25Z 2018-11-15T00:58:54Z 2018-11-15T01:29:25Z Amazon's announcement that it plans to put at least 25,000 highly paid new workers in a new Arlington headquarters is no ordinary economic development deal. Likewise, the incentive package that comes with it is unlike any Virginia has ever offered.
Southeast Asian-centered trade deal set for further delays 2018-11-15T01:10:10Z 2018-11-14T03:31:26Z 2018-11-15T01:10:10Z Southeast Asian leaders and China are touting progress in keeping peace in the contentious South China Sea as they work toward a "code of conduct" in the region.
Ukraine's Hungarian minority threatened by new education law 2018-11-15T00:43:10Z 2018-11-14T09:48:38Z 2018-11-15T00:43:10Z The Hungarian minority in western Ukraine is distressed by parts of new education law that could eliminate the use of minority languages in schools after the 4th grade. EU trade chief says hit list of US products being developed 2018-11-15T00:39:52Z 2018-11-14T22:58:48Z 2018-11-15T00:39:53Z EU trade chief says target list of US products being prepared if Trump imposes auto tariffs.
Incentives to Amazon could top $2.8 billion in NYC 2018-11-15T00:19:24Z 2018-11-14T22:18:49Z 2018-11-15T00:19:24Z New York City and state officials are offering Amazon nearly $3 billion in grants and tax breaks to locate one of its new headquarters in the Long Island City section of Queens. From Audible to Whole Foods: A look at Amazon's empire 2018-11-14T23:26:44Z 2018-11-13T12:58:50Z 2018-11-14T23:26:44Z Whether you've bought shoes at Zappos, picked up milk at Whole Foods or listened to an audiobook on Audible, you've been caught up in Amazon's growing web of businesses. US government: 3 SKorean firms to pay $236M in bid-rig plot 2018-11-14T23:23:42Z 2018-11-14T19:28:57Z 2018-11-14T23:23:42Z The Justice Department says three South Korean companies have agreed to pay $236 million to settle allegations they were part of a bid-rigging scheme that overcharged the U.S. military for fuel at bases in South Korea.
Uber loss grows in 3Q; company says it's investing in future 2018-11-14T23:18:57Z 2018-11-14T22:28:48Z 2018-11-14T23:18:57Z Uber's net loss widened by $177 million in the third quarter as the ride-hailing giant continued to invest ahead of a planned public stock offering next year. Spain considers ban on sale of gas and diesel cars by 2040 2018-11-14T21:53:55Z 2018-11-13T17:09:31Z 2018-11-14T21:53:54Z Spain's government is eyeing ambitious steps to tackle climate change, including a ban on the sale of gas and diesel cars from 2040. Cleveland Cavaliers owner selling Detroit casino in $1B deal 2018-11-14T21:29:57Z 2018-11-14T12:18:55Z 2018-11-14T21:29:50Z Businessman and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has reached an agreement to sell Greektown Casino-Hotel in downtown Detroit for $1 billion. Google bows to worker pressure on sexual misconduct policy 2018-11-14T21:03:56Z 2018-11-08T16:17:53Z 2018-11-14T21:03:55Z Google makes series of concessions on sexual misconduct policies to placate thousands of workers who protested company's handling of past complaints.
US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October 2018-11-14T20:40:14Z 2018-11-14T13:38:47Z 2018-11-14T20:40:12Z US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October; led by higher prices for gasoline, housing and used autos. Postal Service's red ink for 12th year as letter mail drops 2018-11-14T20:40:10Z 2018-11-14T15:19:00Z 2018-11-14T20:40:08Z The U.S. Postal Service is reporting a financial loss for the 12th straight year, citing declining mail volume as well as the costs of its pension and health care obligations. New allegations that Colombia prosecutor covered up bribes 2018-11-14T20:13:21Z 2018-11-14T18:58:42Z 2018-11-14T20:13:19Z A dramatic recording from beyond the grave has led to allegations that Colombia's chief prosecutor tried to cover up bribery payments that were part of Latin America's biggest corruption scandal, prompting calls for his resignation. Pilots says Boeing didn't disclose jet's new control feature 2018-11-14T19:09:45Z 2018-11-13T21:08:47Z 2018-11-14T19:09:46Z Pilots say Boeing didn't tell them about features of a new flight-control system that reportedly is part of investigation into deadly crash.
Macy's charges into the holiday shopping season like a boss 2018-11-14T18:39:24Z 2018-11-14T13:28:38Z 2018-11-14T18:39:23Z Macy's is hitting on all cylinders heading into the holiday season with growth online and in stores. German economy shrinks for the first time since early 2015 2018-11-14T18:19:56Z 2018-11-14T11:48:42Z 2018-11-14T18:19:55Z Germany's gross domestic product shrank in the third quarter of 2018, the first quarter-on-quarter decline since early 2015 that analysts said should be a wake-up call for Europe's largest economy.
Mass survey shows Germans are clinging to their cars 2018-11-14T17:59:33Z 2018-11-14T15:08:37Z 2018-11-14T17:59:30Z Germany remains a nation of auto lovers, with use of car-sharing services, bikes and public transport on the rise mainly in large cities.
AP Interview: US VP's wife champions art therapy in Japan 2018-11-14T17:12:57Z 2018-11-13T04:59:49Z 2018-11-14T17:12:56Z Karen Pence, the vice president's wife, has announced a $54,000 grant at a Japanese university for studying art therapy, a little-known mental health profession she has chosen as her cause under the Trump administration.
US energy secretary In Prague to lobby for nuclear industry 2018-11-14T17:10:32Z 2018-11-14T16:18:46Z 2018-11-14T17:10:30Z U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has been lobbying in Prague for the U.S. civil nuclear industry as the most suitable to develop the Czech nuclear program. Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New Guinea 2018-11-14T15:44:00Z 2018-11-14T03:31:24Z 2018-11-14T15:44:00Z After three decades of promoting free trade as a panacea to poverty, the APEC grouping of nations that includes the U.S. and China is holding its lavish annual leaders meeting in the country that can least afford it. Italy faces higher borrowing costs, sanctions on budget 2018-11-14T15:28:55Z 2018-11-14T13:08:34Z 2018-11-14T15:28:54Z Italy's borrowing costs have soared after the populist government resubmitted its draft budget without the sort of significant changes sought by the European Commission. Energy agency: Global oil supply jumps, sending prices lower 2018-11-14T15:09:21Z 2018-11-14T10:08:35Z 2018-11-14T15:09:20Z The International Energy Agency says global oil supplies are growing rapidly as Saudi Arabia, the United States and Russia pump oil at a record pace in response to fears of higher prices due to U.S. sanctions on Iran. CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House 2018-11-14T14:49:05Z 2018-11-13T14:58:37Z 2018-11-14T14:48:53Z CNN is suing the Trump administration, demanding that correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass to cover the White House be returned.
Amazon's NYC home in 'opportunity zone' for Trump tax break 2018-11-14T14:42:17Z 2018-11-14T06:38:25Z 2018-11-14T14:42:16Z Amazon's new home in New York City is in an 'opportunity zone' offering developers a big tax break. But is it deserved?. Greek civil servants walk off job in 24-hour strike 2018-11-14T13:49:17Z 2018-11-14T10:28:31Z 2018-11-14T13:49:17Z Civil servants in Greece have walked off the job in a 24-hour strike to protest austerity measures, demanding wage and pension increases and the abolition of all legislation imposed as part of the country's international bailouts. Danish shipper: US-China trade war hits container trade 2018-11-14T13:28:43Z 2018-11-14T12:09:08Z 2018-11-14T13:28:43Z Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business. Hachette Book Group lays off around 2 dozen employees 2018-11-14T13:20:21Z 2018-11-14T03:49:29Z 2018-11-14T13:20:21Z Around two dozen employees will be laid off in a re-organization at Hachette Book Group. Swiss seek more clarity on gold trade amid rights concerns 2018-11-14T13:19:18Z 2018-11-14T12:18:50Z 2018-11-14T13:19:16Z Switzerland's executive is calling for greater transparency and information about imports of gold into the rich Alpine country, warning that the industry has been linked to human rights violations and other wrongs like environmental damage.
The Latest: Southeast Asian-centered trade pact delayed 2018-11-14T13:19:04Z 2018-11-14T09:48:28Z 2018-11-14T13:19:04Z Singapore's leader says Southeast Asian nations pushing back agreement on a pan-Asian free trade deal to 2019.
Global shares dip after Wall Street falls over oil concerns 2018-11-14T13:19:01Z 2018-11-14T06:58:25Z 2018-11-14T13:19:01Z Asian shares are mostly lower after the steepest drop in in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street. Edmunds: Black Friday isn't what it used to be 2018-11-14T11:29:32Z 2018-11-14T11:29:32Z 2018-11-14T11:29:32Z That Black Friday special deal at your local dealer could be available into 2019.
UK Cabinet to meet after Britain, EU reach draft Brexit deal 2018-11-14T10:20:15Z 2018-11-13T10:28:20Z 2018-11-14T10:20:16Z Prime Minister Theresa May's deputy says Britain and the European Union are "almost within touching distance" of a Brexit deal after another late-night negotiating session. Japan's economy shrank in July-September as trade falls 2018-11-14T09:49:24Z 2018-11-14T03:38:40Z 2018-11-14T09:49:23Z The Japanese economy has shrunk at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in July-September, as consumer spending, investment and exports fell. New Tesla chairwoman's biggest challenge is controlling Musk 2018-11-14T08:19:44Z 2018-11-08T08:17:09Z 2018-11-14T08:19:43Z Tesla says Robyn Denholm of Australia's Telstra will become its new board chair.
Asian shares lower after Wall Street falls over oil concerns 2018-11-14T06:39:39Z 2018-11-13T15:19:18Z 2018-11-14T06:39:39Z U.S. stock indexes are mostly higher in early trading, erasing some of the losses from a steep sell-off a day earlier.
The Latest: In NYC, Arlington, not everyone Amazon thrilled 2018-11-14T06:19:30Z 2018-11-13T15:19:10Z 2018-11-14T06:19:30Z Amazon has confirmed that it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and Arlington, Virginia. The "worst toys" for the holidays, according to safety group 2018-11-14T05:42:36Z 2018-11-13T15:18:47Z 2018-11-14T05:42:36Z A Black Panther "slash claw" and a plastic Power Rangers sword are among the toys topping a consumer safety group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season.
Amazon goes bicoastal, will open HQs in New York, DC suburb 2018-11-14T05:29:16Z 2018-11-13T11:48:40Z 2018-11-14T05:29:16Z A person familiar with the plans say Amazon will split its second headquarters between Long Island City in New York and Crystal City in northern Virginia.
Smartphone makers bet on foldable screens as next big thing 2018-11-14T04:45:13Z 2018-11-07T20:18:14Z 2018-11-14T04:45:12Z Samsung provides glimpse at flexible-screen phone that is expected usher in a wave of similar devices as industry searches for new features to revive slumping market. PG&E sued over massive Northern California wildfire 2018-11-14T03:59:23Z 2018-11-14T02:58:42Z 2018-11-14T03:59:22Z People who lost homes in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Tuesday, accusing the utility of negligence and blaming it for the fire. Pink diamond sells for more than $50M, setting world record 2018-11-14T03:42:33Z 2018-11-13T21:38:17Z 2018-11-14T03:42:33Z Christie's has sold the "Pink Legacy" diamond at auction for more than $50 million including fees, saying it's a new world record price per carat for a pink diamond.
Trump right and wrong on 'French' wine tariffs 2018-11-14T03:42:06Z 2018-11-13T22:08:03Z 2018-11-14T03:42:04Z Trump is partly right but far from completely correct when he says that France's "big tariffs" make it hard for American vintners to sell their wines here: Wrong because customs duties on imported wines are applied not by France but by the European Union. EPA seeks new truck pollution rules; says air won't suffer 2018-11-14T03:39:34Z 2018-11-13T20:09:34Z 2018-11-14T03:39:34Z Trump's EPA aims to revamp truck pollution rules, saying technology will protect air quality.
Italy's doesn't budge in clash with EU over budget deficit 2018-11-14T01:51:30Z 2018-11-13T15:49:10Z 2018-11-14T01:51:30Z The International Monetary Fund is warning that Italy's plan to sharply increase spending carries "substantial" risks and would leave the country vulnerable to market turmoil.
US October budget deficit jumps to $100.5 billion 2018-11-13T20:29:37Z 2018-11-13T19:19:15Z 2018-11-13T20:29:37Z Federal government records $100.5 billion October deficit, up sharply from year ago.
US says Europe needs diversity from Russian energy supplies 2018-11-13T20:00:32Z 2018-11-13T18:18:54Z 2018-11-13T20:00:31Z U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry says Europe needs to diversify its energy supplies to cut its dependency on Russia.
Trump rips Macron over trade, wine, his low approval ratings 2018-11-13T19:59:45Z 2018-11-13T13:48:56Z 2018-11-13T19:59:46Z President Donald Trump is suggesting France would have been vanquished in both world wars if not for the U.S.
The Latest: UK Cabinet to discuss draft Brexit deal 2018-11-13T19:19:49Z 2018-11-13T16:58:41Z 2018-11-13T19:19:47Z British and Irish media say U.K. and EU negotiators have reached an agreement on a proposed Brexit deal to resolve the main outstanding issue of the Irish border. Medicare expands access to in-home support for seniors 2018-11-13T18:02:17Z 2018-11-09T06:17:37Z 2018-11-13T18:02:16Z Some 'Medicare Advantage' insurance plans to offer broader array of in-home support services next year. Iran, feeling sanctions bite, looks for outlet in Iraq 2018-11-13T17:33:00Z 2018-11-13T12:08:45Z 2018-11-13T17:33:00Z Iran, already feeling the bite of U.S. sanctions, is turning to its neighbor Iraq to soak up some of its exports in agriculture, manufacturing, and energy.
At Southeast Asian summit, pushback against going it alone 2018-11-13T16:59:43Z 2018-11-13T02:48:52Z 2018-11-13T16:59:43Z The potential damage to the regional and world trade brought on by President Donald Trump's trade battle with Beijing looms as leaders of Southeast Asian nations, China, the U.S. and other regional economies meet in Singapore.
China's premier reassures region on growth, South China Sea 2018-11-13T16:39:32Z 2018-11-13T05:28:34Z 2018-11-13T16:39:32Z Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says the country needs reforms to support business to help drive growth as it weathers a trade war with the U.S., rather than more economic stimulus.
Government funding, border wall await lame-duck Congress 2018-11-13T16:25:14Z 2018-11-13T05:39:02Z 2018-11-13T16:25:14Z Congress begins lame-duck session facing debates over funding the government and Trump's border wall. Report: Google planning big New York City expansion 2018-11-13T16:04:24Z 2018-11-08T01:07:37Z 2018-11-13T16:04:24Z The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google is planning a major expansion in New York City. Internet traffic hijack disrupts Google services 2018-11-13T16:04:21Z 2018-11-13T01:18:55Z 2018-11-13T16:04:19Z A hijacking of internet traffic has disrupted Google services including search and cloud-hosting services. Johnson Controls selling power solutions unit for $13.2B 2018-11-13T15:40:07Z 2018-11-13T13:48:50Z 2018-11-13T15:40:07Z Johnson Controls is selling its power solutions division for $13.2 billion.
Stocks recover from tech sell-off, oil down on Trump warning 2018-11-13T15:29:37Z 2018-11-13T06:08:26Z 2018-11-13T15:29:37Z Most Asian stock markets sink after Wall Street tech sell-off; Chinese markets gain after report Xi adviser might visit Washington. Russia to boycott World Economic Forum if its tycoons barred 2018-11-13T15:19:40Z 2018-11-13T14:28:36Z 2018-11-13T15:19:39Z Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Moscow will boycott the annual World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos if it fails to lift restrictions on the attendance of Russian businessmen. US colleges attracting fewer new students from abroad 2018-11-13T15:04:03Z 2018-11-13T05:08:30Z 2018-11-13T15:04:03Z A new report finds that fewer international students are heading to U.S. colleges.
Binny Bansal out as CEO of Flipkart Group 2018-11-13T14:59:41Z 2018-11-13T12:38:43Z 2018-11-13T14:59:40Z Binny Bansal steps down as CEO of Walmart's Flipkart following investigation into serious personal misconduct. Ukrainians protest as gas dispute leaves scores freezing 2018-11-13T14:34:17Z 2018-11-13T10:38:36Z 2018-11-13T14:33:50Z Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians are left without heating due a long-standing dispute between the national gas company and regional utility providers. EU workers leave UK in record numbers as Brexit looms 2018-11-13T14:29:29Z 2018-11-13T11:28:24Z 2018-11-13T14:29:30Z Official figures show that average earnings in Britain are rising at their fastest rate since the most acute phase of the global financial crisis a decade ago.
Petco, others respond to demand for natural pet foods 2018-11-13T14:20:10Z 2018-11-13T09:48:38Z 2018-11-13T14:20:09Z Petco bans artificial ingredients as demand for natural pet food grows.
Cross talk: Federal agencies clash on cellphone cancer risk 2018-11-13T13:21:30Z 2018-11-01T21:43:51Z 2018-11-13T13:21:28Z Two US government agencies give conflicting interpretations of a safety study on cellphone radiation.
Homeowners are spending, Home Depot is winning 2018-11-13T13:19:12Z 2018-11-13T11:28:42Z 2018-11-13T13:19:12Z What housing jitters? Home Depot tops just about all expectations in third quarter. IMF: Mideast oil producers buoyed by higher prices, for now 2018-11-13T13:09:13Z 2018-11-13T05:48:54Z 2018-11-13T13:09:12Z IMF: Higher oil prices help offset increases in public spending by Mideast oil exporting heavyweights like Saudi Arabia.
Facebook blocks fake accounts but election battle goes on 2018-11-13T12:44:57Z 2018-11-07T10:57:37Z 2018-11-13T12:44:55Z Facebook blocks more accounts to fight meddling during US midterm elections. Report: Putin's friend set to win lucrative new contract 2018-11-13T11:39:31Z 2018-11-13T11:38:44Z 2018-11-13T11:39:29Z A report says that President Vladimir Putin's childhood friend is likely to win a new massive government contract. EU court rules taste of food cannot be trademarked 2018-11-13T11:29:18Z 2018-11-13T09:58:30Z 2018-11-13T11:29:17Z The European Court of Justice said Tuesday that "the taste of a food product cannot be identified with precision of objectivity" and ruled that it is "not eligible for copyright protection.".
Small businesses band together for Small Business Saturday 2018-11-13T11:08:53Z 2018-11-12T19:58:05Z 2018-11-13T11:08:53Z Many small and independent retailers who are holding Small Business Saturday shopping events Thanksgiving weekend are banding together with others, believing here's strength in numbers.
Telecom Italia ousts CEO in long-running boardroom battle 2018-11-13T10:39:52Z 2018-11-13T10:08:27Z 2018-11-13T10:39:52Z A long-running board-room battle in Italy's legacy telecoms provider, Telecom Italia, has culminated with the ouster of CEO Amos Genish, effective immediately.
Pence, Abe agree on North Korea sanctions, new trade talks 2018-11-13T10:32:12Z 2018-11-13T02:58:18Z 2018-11-13T10:32:12Z Pence and Abe meet to discuss bilateral trade and touch base on their policies on North Korea before regional summits.
Fires put pressure on California utilities despite new law 2018-11-13T10:09:07Z 2018-11-13T01:48:20Z 2018-11-13T10:09:06Z California utilities again are facing severe financial pressures from the possibility that their equipment sparked catastrophic wildfires, including two now burning at either end of the state.
EU, UK inch closer to a deal as Brexit hangs in the balance 2018-11-13T09:49:36Z 2018-11-12T21:08:26Z 2018-11-13T09:49:36Z Britain and the European Union are inching inched toward agreement on a Brexit deal, but British Prime Minister Theresa May faces intensifying pressure from feuding pro-EU and pro-Brexit factions of her divided Conservative government. Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary 2018-11-13T06:29:11Z 2018-11-12T08:48:49Z 2018-11-13T06:29:11Z Major oil producers at Abu Dhabi summit say production cuts of up to 1 million barrels per day may be necessary.
50 countries vow to fight cybercrime - US and Russia don't 2018-11-13T06:21:59Z 2018-11-12T12:58:46Z 2018-11-13T06:21:59Z Fifty nations and over 150 tech companies are pledging to do more to fight criminal activity on the internet, including interference in elections and hate speech. But the United States, Russia and China are not among them.
Asian stocks sink after Wall Street tech sell-off 2018-11-13T06:19:39Z 2018-11-12T15:18:49Z 2018-11-13T06:19:39Z U.S. stocks are moving broadly lower in early trading, weighed down by losses in technology companies and banks. Facebook admits not doing enough to prevent Myanmar violence 2018-11-13T06:14:47Z 2018-11-06T19:26:06Z 2018-11-13T06:14:45Z Facebook is admitting that it didn't do enough to prevent its platform from being used to incite violence and spread hate in Myanmar.
Trump complains about allies' spending after France trip 2018-11-13T05:39:44Z 2018-11-12T12:48:45Z 2018-11-13T05:39:43Z Fresh from a trip to France where his brand of "nationalism" drew rebuke from his hosts, President Donald Trump says "much was accomplished" in his meetings, but is raising a familiar complaint about American allies' spending on defense.
Turkish Cypriot leader: mix region's gas, send via Turkey 2018-11-13T05:19:22Z 2018-11-12T21:08:17Z 2018-11-13T05:19:22Z The leader of Cyprus' breakaway Turkish Cypriots says an accord reunifying the ethnically split island nation could unlock a deal to convey gas discovered in fields off Israel, Egypt and Cyprus to markets through neighboring Turkey's pipeline network.
CEO out at cosmetics maker Coty 2018-11-13T02:28:51Z 2018-11-12T13:48:47Z 2018-11-13T02:28:51Z Coty, after dismal quarter, replaces its CEO and its chairman. Athenahealth fetches $5.7 billion cash buyout offer 2018-11-13T01:29:22Z 2018-11-12T14:08:49Z 2018-11-13T01:29:21Z A prominent athenahelath investor and a private equity firm will spend about $5.7 billion on the medical billing software maker and take it private.
Leaders meet in Italy to find settlement in Libya 2018-11-12T21:30:22Z 2018-11-12T08:48:44Z 2018-11-12T21:30:21Z A gathering of leaders of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation opens in Sicily. SoftBank mobile unit to go for IPO raising some $20 billion 2018-11-12T21:29:28Z 2018-11-12T08:18:47Z 2018-11-12T21:29:28Z Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. will carry out an initial public offering of its Japanese mobile subsidiary, set for Dec. 19.
China's annual shopping frenzy shatters records again 2018-11-12T21:29:05Z 2018-11-11T03:38:20Z 2018-11-12T21:29:05Z Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14 billion within the first two hours of an annual online retail frenzy. Pabst says MillerCoors is trying to put it out of business 2018-11-12T20:58:45Z 2018-11-11T15:48:33Z 2018-11-12T20:58:46Z Pabst Brewing Compnay and MillerCoors head to trial Monday to settle a contract dispute in which Pabst accuses the brewing giant of trying to undermine its hipster competitor by breaking a contract to make their products. Saudi Arabia, Russia discussing possible oil-production cuts 2018-11-12T19:59:20Z 2018-11-11T23:48:32Z 2018-11-12T19:59:19Z As oil prices continue to slide, big producers including Saudi Arabia and Russia are considering cuts in supply.
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