Warren Buffett's investing continues to evolve even at 87

Published Aug. 13 2018

Warren Buffett is still finding new places to invest decades after he started, even though his basic approach of finding...

Trump's tariffs on Canadian newsprint hasten local newspapers' demise

Published Aug. 10 2018

The Trump administration's decision to impose tariffs on Canadian newsprint is hastening the demise of local newspapers across the country,...

$3.9 billion buyout of Tribune by Sinclair ends in acrimony

Published Aug. 9 2018

The $3.9 billion buyout of Tribune Media by Sinclair collapsed Thursday, ending a bid to create a massive media juggernaut...


Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Published Aug. 8 2018

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company's decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show,...

Park, load, go: Amazon brings grocery pickup to Whole Foods

Published Aug. 8 2018

Amazon, known for bringing items to shoppers' homes, is adding a curbside pickup option at Whole Foods for Prime members.

Concern in Arkansas town highlights trade fears in U.S. states

Published Aug. 8 2018

A Chinese company's announcement two years ago that it would spend more than $1 billion and hire hundreds of workers...

Retailers raise game on back-to-school supplies

Published Aug. 8 2018

The microwave ate my homework? Reusable notebooks where writing disappears with heat are among the basic school supplies raising their...

CVS Health tops 2nd quarter forecasts, downplays help from rebates

Published Aug. 8 2018

CVS Health detailed a better-than-expected second quarter Wednesday and then reassured investors that it doesn't depend heavily on much-criticized prescription...

Trump going ahead with taxes on $16 billion in Chinese imports

Published Aug. 7 2018

The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it will go ahead with imposing 25 percent tariffs on an additional $16 billion...

PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi latest high-profile female CEO to exit

Published Aug. 6 2018

With Indra Nooyi exiting PepsiCo as its longtime chief executive, the circle of CEOs in the Fortune 500 is losing...

Government seeks to overturn AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling

Published Aug. 6 2018

The judge who allowed AT&T's mega-merger with Time Warner was clearly wrong in concluding the marriage won't harm consumers, the...

Trump administration wants to roll back Obama-era mileage standards

Published Aug. 2 2018

The Trump administration on Thursday proposed weakening Obama-era mileage standards designed to make cars more fuel efficient and less polluting,...

Financial fruit: Apple becomes 1st trillion-dollar company

Published Aug. 2 2018

Apple has become the world's first publicly traded company to be valued at $1 trillion.

U.S. proposes higher tax on $200 billion in Chinese imports

Published Aug. 2 2018

The Trump administration is proposing raising planned taxes on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports to 25 percent from 10...

Trump's short-term health plans are cheaper but cover less

Published Aug. 1 2018

Consumers will have more options to buy cheaper, short-term health insurance under a new Trump administration rule, but there's no...

Administration says driving would be riskier if U.S. fuel standards tougher

Published Jul. 31 2018

The Trump administration says people would drive more and be exposed to increased risk if their cars get better gas...

Georgia jet fuel tax halted, months after Delta, NRA fight

Published Jul. 30 2018

Georgia's governor on Monday made good on his vow to restore a tax cut on jet fuel sales that was...

Insurers turn to technology to woo drivers

Published Jul. 29 2018

Americans love technology, and we expect companies to deliver delightful digital experiences.

Mea culpa: A business should own up to customer service flub

Published Jul. 29 2018

Erika Wasser and her staffers arrived for a big appointment - hair and makeup for a bridal party of 11...

On trade policy, Trump is turning GOP orthodoxy on its head

Published Jul. 28 2018

President Donald Trump's trade policies are turning long-established Republican orthodoxy on its head, marked by tariff fights and now $12...

Facebook cleanup: Hurt the stock, help the world?

Published Jul. 27 2018

It's been a rough year for Facebook and its investors. Questions of data privacy, fake news proliferation and user growth...

GM faces fiscal, political minefields as it assesses plants

Published Jul. 27 2018

With too many factories making slow-selling cars, General Motors can't afford to keep them all operating without making some tough...

EPA reverses order allowing polluting diesel truck engines

Published Jul. 27 2018

Environmental Protection Agency acting chief Andrew Wheeler has withdrawn a break that the agency gave makers of higher-pollution diesel trucks...