Ukraine's anti-corruption agency faces strong resistance
11 Dec. 20174:50 AM ET
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — An anti-corruption agency established in Ukraine two years ago was expected to be the driving force that would uproot the endemic graft that depleted the nation's resources and worried its Western allies.
Global shares advance following encouraging US jobs report
11 Dec. 20174:31 AM ET
TOKYO (AP) — Share prices are mostly higher in Europe and Asia on Monday, lifted by encouraging employment data from the U.S. that took the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its third straight weekly gain on Friday despite weakness earlier in the week.
Fire suspected in Austrian Alpine tunnel, 12 seek shelter
11 Dec. 20174:33 AM ET
BERLIN (AP) — A tunnel-boring machine apparently caught fire Monday deep inside a railway tunnel being built under the Austrian Alps, prompting 12 workers to take shelter, police said. The whereabouts of another three workers weren't immediately clear.
Deadline week crunch for health law sign-ups under Trump
11 Dec. 20173:46 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration came into office looking to dismantle Barack Obama's health care law, but the Affordable Care Act survived. Now the administration is on the hook to deliver a smooth ending to sign-up season, with a crush of customers expected this week.