6 college-money lessons you didn't learn in high school

Published Jun. 14 2018

High school may have prepared you for college academically, but you may be less ready to handle your money, especially...

Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes

Published Jun. 13 2018

The Federal Reserve took note of a resilient U.S. economy Wednesday by raising its benchmark interest rate for the second...

German prosecutors investigate Audi CEO in emissions case

Published Jun. 11 2018

German prosecutors say they have expanded their probe into manipulation of emissions controls at Volkswagen's Audi division to include Audi's...

London mayor optimistic about tech amid investment concerns

Published Jun. 11 2018

LONDON (AP) - London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he's optimistic the city will keep attracting investors after Brexit as a...

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump-Kim summit in Singapore

Published Jun. 10 2018

BEIJING (AP) - Asian markets were mixed Monday before President Donald Trump planned to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong...

Italian economist: Markets will judge Italy's spending plans

Published Jun. 8 2018

ROME (AP) - The economist who tried to form an Italian government amid political gridlock said Friday he's "truly worried"...

Analysis: HUD plan would raise rents for poor by 20 percent

Published Jun. 8 2018

Housing Secretary Ben Carson says his latest proposal to raise rents would mean a path toward self-sufficiency for millions of...

Trump to find a chilly host in Canada visit amid trade rift

Published Jun. 8 2018

When President Ronald Reagan visited Quebec three decades ago, he was so friendly with Prime Minister Brian Mulroney they sang...

Commerce Department: U.S. reaches deal with China's ZTE

Published Jun. 8 2018

The United States and China have reached a deal that allows the Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp. to stay in...

Facebook made some private posts public for as many as 14 million user

Published Jun. 7 2018

Facebook said Thursday that a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over...

Vladimir Putin: West wrongly sees Russia as a threat

Published Jun. 7 2018

MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin says he believes other countries wrongly regard Russia as a threat and that...

Trump likely to face a chilly reception at G-7 conference

Published Jun. 7 2018

Before President Donald Trump sits down with a third-generation North Korean autocrat, he will face what may well turn out...

China's Huawei says it hasn't collected Facebook user data

Published Jun. 7 2018

Chinese phone maker Huawei said Wednesday it has never collected or stored Facebook user data, after the social media giant...

Sales rise sharply at Brown-Forman in fourth quarter but profit down

Published Jun. 7 2018

Brown-Forman Corp. on Wednesday reported yearlong net sales growth across its spirits lineup - including its flagship Jack Daniel's Tennessee...

U.S. trade deficit falls for second straight month in April

Published Jun. 7 2018

Record exports shaved the U.S. trade deficit in April for the second straight month. But so far this year, the...

European Union to impose retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports from July

Published Jun. 6 2018

The European Union on Wednesday announced it will start imposing duties from July on a list of U.S. products in...

Malaysia's central bank governor quits amid land deal furor

Published Jun. 6 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia's central bank governor has become the latest senior official to resign amid a corruption...

What's in your 401(k)? For more investors, just 1 fund

Published Jun. 6 2018

More and more retirement savers have their entire 401(k) account in just a single mutual fund, and investment advisers are...

Report from trustees warns Medicare finances worsening

Published Jun. 5 2018

Medicare will run out of money sooner than expected, and Social Security's financial problems can't be ignored either, the government...

Key Senate Republicans seek to challenge Trump over tariffs

Published Jun. 5 2018

Key Senate Republicans are pushing longshot legislation that would require Congress to sign off on President Donald Trump's import tariffs,...

Lord & Taylor to close storied flagship on Fifth Avenue

Published Jun. 5 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - Lord & Taylor is abandoning plans to keep a store in the Fifth Avenue flagship it...

In India, a trio of unlikely heroes wages war on plastic

Published Jun. 5 2018

For more than 25 years, Ram Nath has lived on the banks of the Yamuna River under a 19th-century iron...

New Facebook privacy furor: What's at stake?

Published Jun. 5 2018

Facebook is at the center of another privacy furor, this one over its sharing of user data with device makers...