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Industrial Transit Inc. ordered off the road

October 8, 2016 WASHINGTON — A trucking company that was recently involved in an explosion while hauling automobile air bag inflators was ordered to take its vehicles off the road Friday by federal regulators who... more »»

UN agreement reached on aircraft climate-change emissions

October 7, 2016 WASHINGTON — The United Nations’ aviation arm overwhelmingly ratified an agreement Thursday to control global warming emissions from international airline flights, the first climate-change pact to... more »»

Backpage raided, CEO arrested on sex-trafficking charges

October 7, 2016 DALLAS — State agents raided the Dallas headquarters of adult classified ad portal Backpage and arrested Chief Executive Officer Carl Ferrer on Thursday following allegations that adult and child... more »»

Samsung gains 6 pct in 3Q profit despite recall

October 7, 2016 SEOUL, South Korea — Samsung Electronics Co. estimated its profit rose more than expected in the July-September quarter despite the unprecedented recall of its flagship smartphones. more »»

Wal-Mart plans to slow new store openings

October 7, 2016 NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to slow its new store openings and pour more money into its online efforts, technology and store remodels, the company said Thursday. more »»

Food prices keep falling. How are shoppers benefiting?

October 6, 2016 NEW YORK — Food prices are falling, but how is that translating to your grocery bill? The cost of groceries is down an average of about 2 percent over the past year, according to the Bureau of Labor... more »»

Paris climate agreement to take effect Nov. 4

October 6, 2016 UNITED NATIONS — The landmark Paris agreement on climate change will enter into force on Nov. more »»

Lam Research, KLA-Tencor end merger

October 6, 2016 NEW YORK — Lam Research Corp. more »»

Google gets aggressive with new phones, other gadgets

October 5, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO — Google ratcheted up its rivalry with Apple and Amazon by unveiling new smartphones, an internet-connected speaker that channels a digital assistant, and other gadgets the company... more »»

Yahoo gave US intel agencies access to email

October 5, 2016 NEW YORK — Yahoo scanned hundreds of millions of incoming emails at the behest of U.S. intelligence or law enforcement, according to a report published Tuesday. more »»

Holiday sales expected to be up 3.6 percent

October 5, 2016 NEW YORK — Americans are expected to spend at a faster clip than last year for the critical holiday season, helped by an economy that should only continue to pick up, according to the nation's... more »»

Deutsche Bank shares swing wildly amid stability concerns

October 1, 2016 BERLIN — Shares in Deutsche Bank swung wildly on Friday, touching a record low before roaring back to life, amid speculation about the stability of Germany’s biggest bank and the European financial... more »»

Historic takeover of Puerto Rico’s finances, agencies begins

October 1, 2016 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A federal control board on Friday took over Puerto Rico’s finances and several government agencies for the first time in the U.S. more »»

US consumer spending at weakest pace in 5 months

October 1, 2016 WASHINGTON — U.S. consumers scaled back their spending in August to its weakest pace in five months, reflecting a drop in spending on autos. more »»

EU nations ratify climate change pact

October 1, 2016 BRUSSELS — The European Union's environment ministers on Friday approved the ratification of the landmark Paris climate change pact, paving the way for the agreement to take effect in Novembe. more »»

House lawmakers heap blistering criticism on Wells Fargo CEO

September 30, 2016 WASHINGTON — Angry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo’s CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices... more »»

FCC delays vote on cable boxes rules

September 30, 2016 NEW YORK — Federal regulators delayed a decision Thursday on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to eliminate the need for cable boxe. more »»

US Bank paying $13.5M to settle housing lawsuit

September 30, 2016 LOS ANGELES — U.S. Bank has agreed to pay $13.5 million to settle Los Angeles city allegations that it let 170 foreclosed homes fall into decay. more »»

Yellen: Economy likely ready for rate hike later in 2016

September 29, 2016 WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the central bank has no “fixed timetable” for raising interest rates but she believes the economy is ready for a rate hike by the... more »»

OPEC reaches preliminary deal to curb oil production

September 29, 2016 ALGIERS, Algeria — OPEC nations reached a preliminary agreement Wednesday to curb oil production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago, in an effort to reduce a global... more »»



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