OCASIO-CORTEZ, PELOSI TO MEET AND DISCUSS WORKING RELATIONSHIP

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a freshman lawmaker who has clashed with Republican President Donald Trump and her own Democratic...

GLOBAL STOCKS FALL ON TRADE, EARNINGS WORRY; U.S. TREASURY YIELDS FALL

A gauge of global stocks declined for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields fell as trade concerns began to percolate...

 
 
 

BREAKINGVIEWS TV: DATA SHOPPER

Amazon.com is offering $10 to consumers who let it track their web browsing. It's a cheap way to boost the e-commerce giant's clout,...

PELOSI SAYS SHE WOULD LIKE TO HAVE U.S. DEBT LIMIT PROPOSAL ON HOUSE FLOOR BY JULY 25

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday she would like to have a proposal on raising the U.S. debt ceiling...

 
 
 

PAINT MAKERS REACH $305 MILLION SETTLEMENT IN CALIFORNIA, ENDING MARATHON LEAD POISONING LAWSUIT

After a 19-year legal struggle, three former makers of lead paint have agreed to a $305 million settlement with California county and...

HOUSING STARTS FALL FURTHER IN JUNE

Homebuilding fell for a second straight month in June as building permits tumbled to a two-year low. Fred Katayama reports.

 
 
 

TRADE CONCERNS DENT STOCKS; U.S. TREASURY YIELDS FALL

A gauge of global stocks declined for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields fell as trade concerns again began to bubble...

TAKEDA KICKS OFF SALE OF WESTERN EUROPEAN DRUGS: SOURCES

Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co has reached out to prospective bidders for a portfolio of drugs for sale in western Europe as it seeks...

 
 
 

OIL PRICES EDGE LOWER AFTER U.S. FUEL INVENTORIES BUILD

Oil futures fell on Wednesday, extending a more than 3% drop in prices the previous session, after U.S. government data showed large...

AMAZON APPEASES GERMAN WATCHDOG, BUT EU OPENS NEW PROBE

Amazon has reached a deal with Germany's anti-trust authority to overhaul its terms of service for third-party merchants, acting to...

 
 
 

GRIEVING FATHER SLAMS BOEING'S 'WRONGFUL CONDUCT' IN CONGRESS

Toronto resident Paul Njoroge, who lost five members of his family in the 737 MAX Ethiopian Air crash in March, says Congress must...

BLUE APRON BEEFS UP MENU WITH BEYOND MEAT, SHARES SURGE 35%

(This version of July 16th story corrects headline to show closing stock change)

 
 
 

ABBOTT HITS RECORD HIGH AS DIABETES DEVICE FUELS PROFIT BEAT

Abbott Laboratories beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit and lifted its full-year earnings forecast on Wednesday, boosted...

UNITED SAYS MAY NOT RECEIVE FULL DELIVERY OF 737 MAX BY NEXT YEAR

United Airlines Holdings may not receive complete delivery of Boeing Co's 737 MAX even by next year, Chief Financial Officer Gerry...

 
 
 

U.S. LAWMAKERS CHALLENGE FACEBOOK OVER LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY PLAN

U.S. lawmakers quizzed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout a day earlier when senators...

OHIO SENATE TO VOTE ON BILL TO SAVE STATE'S NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS

The Ohio Senate will likely pass a bill on Wednesday that will create subsidies to avoid the early shutdown of the state's two nuclear...

 
 
 

NISSAN, VOLVO AND FCA LEAD EUROPEAN SALES DECLINE

European car sales dropped 7.9% in June, led by bigger declines for Nissan, Volvo and Fiat Chrysler, according to industry data published...

WALL ST. FLAT AS RAILROADS SLIDE AFTER CSX SIGNALS TRADE IMPACT

U.S. stocks treaded water on Wednesday as trade-related weakness hurt CSX Corp's profit, leading to a decline in railroad stocks and...

 
 
 

FACEBOOK FACES MORE SCRUTINY FROM CONGRESS OVER LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY PLAN

Facebook Inc faces more questioning by U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout when...

BOEING TO SPEND $50 MILLION TO SUPPORT 737 MAX CRASH VICTIM FAMILIES

Boeing Co said on Wednesday it will dedicate half of a $100 million fund it created to address two deadly crashes of its 737 MAX planes...

 
 
 



‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations. Read more ...

FBI, Italy arrest 19 mafia suspects with ties to Gambino crime family

FBI, Italy arrest 19 mafia suspects with ties to Gambino crime family

Their investigation revealed strong links between the Sicilian mafia of Palermo and American organized crime families - particularly the Gambino crime family of New York... Read more ...

Man finds message in a bottle written 50 years ago, now searching for author

Man finds message in a bottle written 50 years ago, now searching for author

The man said he was looking for the author of the message who described himself in the note as a 13-year-old English boy traveling in a cruise ship along the southern... Read more ...

A postcard mailed from Hong Kong in 1993 arrived in Illinois last week

A postcard mailed from Hong Kong in 1993 arrived in Illinois last week

An Illinois woman is hoping to solve a 26-year-old mystery after a postcard from Hong Kong arrived in her mailbox last week. Read more ...

'Absolutely unimaginable': 6-year-old girl dies after being struck by...

'Absolutely unimaginable': 6-year-old girl dies after being struck by father's golf ball

Family members described the girl as her dad's "golfing buddy." Read more ...

Florida city hopes 'Baby Shark' song will drive homeless away

Florida city hopes 'Baby Shark' song will drive homeless away

The loop of "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos" is a temporary fix to keep homeless people off the patio. Read more ...

German Ensan, 55, oldest world poker champion in 20 years

German Ensan, 55, oldest world poker champion in 20 years

LAS VEGAS - Germany's Hossein Ensan outlasted Italy's Dario Sammartino and Canada's Alex Livingston to claim the $10 million title at the 50th World Series of Poker Main Event... Read more ...

Ewan posts first Tour stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellow

Ewan posts first Tour stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellow

TOULOUSE, France - Tour de France debutant Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory on Stage 11 of the Tour de France on Wednesday, while Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the race... Read more ...

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens - a strong proponent of abolishing the Second Amendment - has died, ABC News reported. He was 99. Appointed by Republican... Read more ...

Judge rules to unseal redacted materials in Michael Cohen case

Judge rules to unseal redacted materials in Michael Cohen case

Federal prosecutors have completed their investigation into campaign finance violations by President Donald Trump's now-imprisoned former attorney Michael Cohen - and a federal... Read more ...