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Markets Right Now: Stock indexes open higher on Wall Street
December 14th, 2017. 9:41 AM

Stocks are off to a solid start on Wall Street as technology companies and banks rise.

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US retail sales jump in November on strong holiday sales
December 14th, 2017. 9:16 AM

US retail sales jump 0.8 percent in November as consumers spend big for holiday shopping

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The Latest: Disney says James Murdoch future role unclear
December 14th, 2017. 9:16 AM

Disney CEO Robert Iger says he'll work with Fox CEO James Murdoch on integrating the two companies, but Iger doesn't know what Murdoch's role will be over the long term.

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The Latest: Disney CEO says deal joins 'iconic' franchises
December 14th, 2017. 8:41 AM

Disney CEO Bob Iger says its deal for a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox is a chance to combine some of the world's "most iconic" entertainment franchises.

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European Central Bank leaves rates, stimulus plans unchanged
December 14th, 2017. 7:54 AM

The European Central Bank has left its interest rates and stimulus measures unchanged as it looks ahead to the delicate matter of ending its bond-purchase program next year

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China suffers natural gas shortage as coal ban backfires
December 14th, 2017. 4:43 AM

Chinese authorities commandeer natural gas supplies to heat homes, disrupting supplies to industry, after efforts to clear smog-choked air by banning coal use led to energy shortages in frigid weather

China suffers natural gas shortage as coal ban backfires
European, Asian shares slip as investors watch central banks
December 14th, 2017. 4:31 AM

European, Asian shares slip as investors watch central banks

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Thousands of passengers affected by Niki airline's grounding
December 14th, 2017. 4:03 AM

Thousands of European travelers could be left stranded by the bankruptcy of Austrian budget carrier Niki, which has ceased flight operations

Thousands of passengers affected by Niki airline's grounding
Asian shares slip as Fed, China hikes dampen sentiment
December 14th, 2017. 1:18 AM

Asian stocks mixed after Fed rate hike; China follows with increase in short, medium-term lending rates

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As 'net neutrality' vote nears, some brace for a long fight
December 14th, 2017. 12:29 AM

With 'net neutrality' rules set for termination, some advocates are bracing for a long fight

As 'net neutrality' vote nears, some brace for a long fight
As 'net neutrality' vote nears, some brace for a long fight
December 14th, 2017. 12:27 AM

With 'net neutrality' rules set for termination, some advocates are bracing for a long fight

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AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does it matter?
December 14th, 2017. 12:20 AM

"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block

AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does it matter?
China reacts to Fed rate hike by nudging up key policy rate
December 13th, 2017. 11:48 PM

China's central bank has reacted to the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate increase by nudging up its own rate for lending to commercial banks but left rates for borrowing by companies and the public unchanged

China reacts to Fed rate hike by nudging up key policy rate
Asian shares mixed as Fed hike gives investors few surprises
December 13th, 2017. 11:15 PM

Asian stocks mixed after Fed rate hike, China follows with increase in short, medium-term lending rates

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The Latest: China raises key policy rate after Fed's hike
December 13th, 2017. 11:14 PM

China's central bank responds to Fed's rate hike by nudging up key policy rate on lending to commercial banks

Janet Yellen
Asian shares mixed as Fed hike gives investors few surprises
December 13th, 2017. 9:43 PM

Asian stocks are mixed after the Fed raised rates again, meeting investor expectations but providing few surprises

Edward Landi
Justice Department confirms criminal probe in Uber case
December 13th, 2017. 6:33 PM

A recent letter from the U.S. Attorney's office confirms the U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation connected to allegations that former Uber executive Anthony Levandowski stole self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off

Anthony Levandowski
PolyMet offers $544M in financial assurances for mine costs
December 13th, 2017. 6:32 PM

PolyMet is offering Minnesota a $544 million package of financial assurances in connection to a copper-nickel mine it wants to build in northeastern Minnesota

PolyMet offers $544M in financial assurances for mine costs
Fed rate increase is 3rd this year; foresees 3 more in 2018
December 13th, 2017. 6:02 PM

Fed boosts key interest rate for third time this year to range of 1.25 percent to 1.5 percent

Janet Yellen
Trump condo prices falling in Manhattan, report finds
December 13th, 2017. 5:00 PM

A report from a real estate company says prices for condos in Trump buildings with his gilded name above the door are falling in the first year of his presidency.

Trump condo prices falling in Manhattan, report finds

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