- For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker
December 4, 201610:14 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards.
- AP EXPLAINS: How Trump plans to punish firms that leave US
December 4, 20162:45 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump threatened in a series of early-morning tweets Sunday to punish American companies that move plants and jobs to other countries.
- US gas prices hold steady despite production cut
December 4, 20162:41 PM ET
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular grade gasoline is unchanged nationally over the last two weeks, holding steady at $2.20 a gallon.
- US, China, EU, others fail to reach environmental goods deal
December 4, 201612:13 PM ET
GENEVA (AP) — Forty-six countries including the U.S., China and European Union nations failed Sunday to agree on a list of "environmental goods" like solar-powered air conditioners or LED light bulbs that could be targeted for lower tariffs.
- Italians vote on reforms; PM Renzi vows to quit if he loses
December 4, 20162:39 PM ET
ROME (AP) — Italians voted Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that Premier Matteo Renzi has staked his political future on, hoping to survive the rising populist forces that have gained traction across Europe.
- German finance minister holds out against Greek debt cut
December 4, 20165:46 AM ET
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's finance minister is underlining his opposition to a debt cut for Greece and urging Athens to push ahead with reforms before a meeting with his eurozone counterparts.
- Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroad
December 4, 20162:05 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is threatening to impose heavy taxes on U.S. companies that move jobs overseas and still try to sell their products to Americans.
- UK foreign secretary downplays EU payment suggestions
December 4, 20168:57 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary dismissed as "speculation" suggestions that the U.K. would pay for tariff-free trade with the European Union after it leaves the bloc.
- Rally ebbs as investors seek safety after weak wage data
December 2, 20164:53 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Investors made a small move back to safer assets Friday afternoon after the government's November jobs report showed continued hiring, but weak wages.
- Cheers greet British veteran, 89, as he starts his new job
December 4, 201611:33 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — An 89-year-old army veteran who made national headlines in Britain with a newspaper ad seeking work has started his new job.