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Feb 20, 2017 9:28 PM

Fox News host Brenda Buttner dies at age 55

NEW YORK (AP) — Brenda Buttner, host of Fox News Channel's "Bulls and Bears" has died after a battle with...
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Feb 19, 2017 2:46 PM

Kraft Heinz withdraws $143B bid to buy Unilever

NEW YORK (AP) — Ketchup maker and packaged food giant Kraft Heinz has withdrawn a $143 billion offer to buy...
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Feb 16, 2017 5:17 PM

GOP leaders unveil new health law outline, divisions remain

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Republicans unveiled a rough sketch of a massive health care overhaul to rank-and-file lawmakers Thursday,...
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Feb 16, 2017 7:20 PM

'Day Without Immigrants': Protest closes restaurants in US

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The heart of Philadelphia's Italian Market was uncommonly quiet. Fine restaurants in New York, San Francisco and...

Feb 15, 2017 9:50 AM

Following Trump order, IRS shifts on health care mandate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The IRS says it's following President Donald Trump's executive order on health care by easing enforcement of...

Feb 15, 2017 3:59 PM

US report: Trend of rising health care spending back to stay

WASHINGTON (AP) — Government experts say the nation's problem with rising health care spending is back and here to stay....

Feb 10, 2017 12:28 AM

Court filing: Ohio asked 7 states in vain for lethal drug

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A court filing says Ohio asked seven other states for a lethal injection drug in an...

Feb 10, 2017 12:21 AM

Officials: Possible engine fire on plane at JFK airport

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials are investigating a possible small engine fire on a plane at New York's Kennedy Airport....
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Feb 8, 2017 5:26 PM

Trump is 2nd president to tout unfinished Intel factory

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday held up Intel's plan to invest more than $7 billion in an...
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Feb 9, 2017 12:21 AM

US judge blocks Anthem-Cigna health insurance merger

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday rejected Anthem Inc.'s bid to buy rival health insurer Cigna Corp.,...
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Feb 8, 2017 7:10 PM

Whole Foods rethinks expansion as sales keep falling

NEW YORK (AP) — Whole Foods is hitting the brakes on its ambitious expansion plans as sales keep dropping at...
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Feb 8, 2017 3:14 PM

Retail group: Sales to grow 3.7 percent to 4.2 percent

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite a bumpy holiday season, chains like The Limited shutting down and department stores such as...

Feb 8, 2017 12:06 AM

Federal judge refuses to lift order delaying Ohio executions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has refused to lift his order delaying Ohio's executions after declaring the state's...
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Feb 6, 2017 10:09 PM

Appeals court weighs Trump ban as travelers arrive to tears

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fierce battle over President Donald Trump's travel and refugee ban edged up the judicial escalator Monday,...

Feb 5, 2017 5:19 PM

Tiffany & Co. CEO resigns amid company's financial concerns

NEW YORK (AP) — The CEO of Tiffany & Co. has stepped down amid concerns about the jewelry company's financial...
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Jan 31, 2017 8:06 PM

The Latest: Hundreds rally against order in New Jersey

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump, his travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries and other immigration actions...

Jan 31, 2017 3:39 AM

Official: American oil companies face no ban by Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's oil minister says there is no ban on American companies working in Iran's oil industry....
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Jan 31, 2017 11:38 PM

Senator: Army Corps told to approve Dakota pipeline easement

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers was ordered to allow construction of the Dakota Access pipeline to...

Jan 30, 2017 12:10 AM

Kodak celebrates Academy Award nominations for film movies

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Kodak says some of Hollywood is still hanging on to film, pointing to 29 Academy Award...

Jan 25, 2017 12:52 AM

EU asks China to open markets following free trade support

BEIJING (AP) — The European Union ambassador to China has welcomed its endorsement of free trade in the face of...