Lots of questions still hang over Trump's tax plan

Published Aug. 20 2017

President Donald Trump wants to close a frustrating 2017 with the first overhaul of the tax code in more than...

Trump adviser resigned ahead of negative magazine story

Published Aug. 19 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Billionaire investor Carl Icahn (EYE'-kahn) stepped down from an unpaid post as President Donald Trump's adviser on...

Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

Published Aug. 18 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has lost another informal adviser from the business world: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who...

Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing company

Published Aug. 18 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it...

A sports rout on Wall Street

Published Aug. 18 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Sporting goods retailers can't shake their losing streak.

Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts

Published Aug. 18 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Tech companies' efforts to banish extremist groups and individuals are continuing as a social network popular...

11 US states added jobs in July

Published Aug. 18 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Hiring increased in 11 U.S. states in July, while the unemployment rate tumbled to record lows in...

US stocks slide again as industrial companies and banks drop

Published Aug. 18 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks continue to skid Friday morning as industrial companies fall after a weak report from...

Hot stock tip: Chicken Soup for the Soul

Published Aug. 18 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - "These are the times that try men's souls," was written more than two centuries ago, but...

Fox's James Murdoch slams Trump's Charlottesville response

Published Aug. 18 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - The CEO of 21st Century Fox has denounced racism and terrorists while expressing concern over President...

Skeptics dismiss Bannon's call for economic war with China

Published Aug. 18 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - White House adviser Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering America's possibly generation-defining question about China's emerging superpower...

Asian shares track Wall Street slide; Spain attack weighs

Published Aug. 18 2017

HONG KONG (AP) - Asian stocks sank Friday as global investor sentiment was battered by big losses on Wall Street...


'Maniacal' focus on China takes Trump aide past mainstream

Published Aug. 17 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering a possibly generation-defining question for America: China's emerging superpower status.

The Latest: At least 1 Wisconsin Democrat backs Foxconn

Published Aug. 17 2017

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on the Wisconsin state Assembly debate of the $3 billion Foxconn bill (all times...

FAA changes San Francisco landing rules after close call

Published Aug. 17 2017

Federal officials have issued new rules for nighttime landings and control-tower staffing at San Francisco International Airport after an Air...

Tech companies banishing extremists after Charlottesville

Published Aug. 17 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - It took bloodshed in Charlottesville to get tech companies to do what civil rights groups have...

Average US mortgage rates edge lower; 30-year at 3.89 pct.

Published Aug. 17 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged lower this week.

Peer pressure, applied well, boosts financial health

Published Aug. 17 2017

When you're training for a fitness goal, a workout buddy can be your best asset. She's the one who cheers...

US stocks slip after results from Wal-Mart and Cisco

Published Aug. 17 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are lower Thursday morning as investors fail to get excited by quarterly reports from...

US factory output slips in July on tumbling auto production

Published Aug. 17 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. factory output fell in July, pulled down by tumbling auto production.

US weekly requests for jobless aid down 12,000 to 232,000

Published Aug. 17 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Fewer Americans applied for jobless aid last week, as the number of people seeking benefits remained close...

European Central Bank still concerned about low inflation

Published Aug. 17 2017

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - An account of the European Central Bank's last meeting shows its policymakers are still concerned that...

Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecasts

Published Aug. 17 2017

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per share.