Business

Robert Redford addresses Weinstein, Me Too at Sundance

Jan 19, 2018

Robert Redford addresses Weinstein, #MeToo at Sundance Film Festival

Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Jan 19, 2018

In his first year in office, President Donald Trump has made sharp departures from years and even decades of US foreign policy

Pentagon: Countering China, Russia are security priorities

Jan 19, 2018

The Pentagon says that countering China's rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russia are now the U.S. military's top national security priorities, outpacing the threat of terrorism, which has long gripped America and its allies.

Melted nuclear fuel seen inside second Fukushima reactor

Jan 19, 2018

The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant says a long telescopic probe has successfully captured images of what is most likely melted fuel inside one of its three damaged reactors, providing crucial information for its cleanup

Prosecutor: Woman stole gold to pay mom's medical expenses

Jan 19, 2018

A woman charged with stealing $40,000 worth of gold from her employer to pay for her sick mother's medical expenses has avoided jail

US government proposes new rules for hog slaughter

Jan 19, 2018

The government wants to change how most hogs slaughtered for meat in the U.S. are processed

France: Unions approve 1,300 job cuts at Peugeot maker PSA

Jan 19, 2018

Unions at Peugeot maker PSA Group have agreed to 1,300 job cuts made possible by new French labor rules imposed by President Emmanuel Macron

Amazon boosts monthly Prime membership fees by 20 percent

Jan 19, 2018

Amazon is boosting the price of its monthly Prime membership fees by nearly 20 percent, but its annual membership fee of $99 will not change

Brexit costs Britain data center for Europe's satnav system

Jan 19, 2018

Officials have decided to move a data center for the European Union's new satellite navigation system out of Britain because of Brexit

Markets Right Now: US stocks open slightly higher

Jan 19, 2018

Stocks are opening slightly higher on Wall Street as consumer-focused companies and banks post gains.

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