- Main Street holds up as Wall Street struggles, for a change
February 13, 201610:57 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is hurting, and Main Street doesn't care. It's got burgers and cars to buy.
- Obama to push trade agenda at summit with Southeast Asia
February 13, 20161:06 AM ET
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A summit next week between Southeast Asian leaders and President Barack Obama is unlikely to deliver any big economic prizes, but will allow the American side to press the advantages of joining a Pacific trade pact that doesn't include China.
- US stocks end a down week on an up note
February 12, 20165:04 PM ET
U.S. stocks ended a down week on a high note Friday, snapping a five-day losing streak on the strength of energy and financial companies.
- Iran exports first oil shipment to Europe since nuclear deal
February 14, 201610:04 AM ET
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran says it has exported its first crude oil shipment to Europe since it reached a landmark nuclear deal with world powers, the official IRNA news agency reported Sunday.
- Israeli leader defends gas extraction deal in Supreme Court
February 14, 201611:48 AM ET
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an unprecedented appearance at the Supreme Court Sunday to defend a deal signed in December with U.S. and Israeli developers drilling offshore gas deposits.
- 1930s electricity coops takes Internet initiative
February 14, 201611:14 AM ET
DENVER (AP) — When sisters Caroline Clark and Dianne Rissman set up their quilt shop in the house on their family farm in Iowa 2004, vendors they would call about fabric or thread would helpfully tell them it would be easier to order on line.
- Big 'Deadpool' debut annihilates 'Fifty Shades' record, more
February 14, 201611:48 AM ET
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The R-rated "Deadpool" has taken the box office by storm, annihilating records with an eye-popping $135 million from its first three days in theaters according to comScore estimates Sunday.
- Documents show Volkswagen resisted Takata air bag recall
February 12, 20164:15 PM ET
DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen resisted U.S. government efforts to recall more cars and trucks to fix potentially deadly Takata air bags — telling safety regulators that a recall isn't necessary.
- Greek farmers end blockade of central Athens in tax dispute
February 13, 20163:41 PM ET
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek farmers protesting planned tax hikes and pension changes have left a central Athens square where they had been camped out since Friday but are vowing to keep protesting until the government listens.
- Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
February 12, 20164:54 PM ET
PARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue.