As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act
As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.

Justice lawyers try to halt Trump financial records release
Justice lawyers try to halt Trump financial records release

The Justice Department is asking a federal judge to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from gaining access to financial records related to his Washington hotel.

1 hr 39 mins ago
Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants
Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous.

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The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further
The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further

Turkey's state-run news agency says a higher Turkish court has also rejected an appeal for the release from detention of an American pastor who is at the center of a Turkish-U.S. spat.

10 hrs 38 mins ago
The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge
The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him.

12 hrs 38 mins ago
Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims
Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims

Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people still missing three days after the deadly accident.

15 hrs 3 mins ago
The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further
The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further

Turkey's state-run news agency says a higher Turkish court has also rejected an appeal for the release from detention of an American pastor who is at the center of a Turkish-U.S. spat.

10 hrs 38 mins ago
The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge
The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him.

12 hrs 38 mins ago
Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims
Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims

Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people still missing three days after the deadly accident.

15 hrs 3 mins ago
Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest
Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

Turkey's currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump.

14 hrs 43 mins ago
Turkish lira resumes fall after Trump sanctions threat
Turkish lira resumes fall after Trump sanctions threat

The Turkish currency is down again, breaking a three-day quiet spell in the country's currency crisis, after the United States threatened to impose new sanctions.

8 hrs 3 mins ago
US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads
US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.

4 hrs 37 mins ago
Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order
Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week.

2 hrs 25 mins ago
Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports
Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports

Trump asks SEC to review the practicality of quarterly reports from major US corporations, says 6-month reporting system might be favorable.

10 hrs 48 mins ago
Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks
Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks

US stocks are mostly lower as weak forecasts from chipmakers Nvidia and Applied Materials send technology companies lower.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
Culinary greats honor late French master chef Joel Robuchon
Culinary greats honor late French master chef Joel Robuchon

Hundreds of chefs, among them some of the world's top cooks, have gathered to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine Joel Robuchon.

8 hrs 28 mins ago
The Latest: Tesla shares drop 9 percent after Musk interview
The Latest: Tesla shares drop 9 percent after Musk interview

Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.

9 hrs 28 mins ago
After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes
After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for years with few, if any, repercussions.

August 15th, 10:37 am
Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments
Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments

Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments.

August 14th, 4:45 pm
Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans
Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

The Wall Street Journal is reporting the government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the electric car maker.

August 15th, 5:18 pm
More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search
More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of ethics and transparency at the company.

21 hrs 40 mins ago

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Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private
Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private

Tesla's board is preparing to evaluate CEO Elon Musk's brewing buyout bid with a three-member committee that includes a director whose objectivity has been recently questioned.

August 14th, 6:13 pm
Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries
Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.

August 16th, 7:25 am
Judge denies bid to block Squaw Valley ski resort project
Judge denies bid to block Squaw Valley ski resort project

Environmentalists have lost their latest legal bid to block a major redevelopment project at a Lake Tahoe-area ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics.

4 hrs 7 mins ago
Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022
Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.

August 14th, 10:49 pm
White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'
White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.

August 13th, 12:37 am
APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy
APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

Google clarifies it tracks users who disable location history.

August 16th, 3:16 pm
No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years
No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years

Federal regulators say there are no plans to clean a uranium leak at a nuclear fuel plant in South Carolina.

9 hrs 58 mins ago
Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments
Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.

August 15th, 5:10 pm
US approves new generic competitor to EpiPen
US approves new generic competitor to EpiPen

US officials approves new generic competitor for emergency allergy medication EpiPen.

August 16th, 2:46 pm
Saudi Arabia says it's given $100 million to northeast Syria
Saudi Arabia says it's given $100 million to northeast Syria

Saudi Arabia says it has contributed $100 million to northeast Syria for "stabilization projects" in areas once held by the Islamic State group.

18 hrs 30 mins ago
Trump wants federal suit against opioid manufacturers
Trump wants federal suit against opioid manufacturers

President Donald Trump is asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions to file a federal lawsuit against certain companies that supply and manufacture opioids in response to the nation's drug epidemic.

August 16th, 12:00 pm
Benjamin Smith is new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions worried
Benjamin Smith is new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions worried

Air France-KLM's unions voiced their concerns and skepticism after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as new CEO with the support of the French state.

14 hrs 8 mins ago
Global markets lose steam in European trading
Global markets lose steam in European trading

Asian shares gain on growing hopes for China trade talks.

16 hrs 24 mins ago
Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure
Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.

August 16th, 6:00 am
FCC chair: White House called about Sinclair-Tribune deal
FCC chair: White House called about Sinclair-Tribune deal

FCC chairman tells Senate that WH called about scuttled Sinclair-Tribune deal.

August 16th, 1:25 pm

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