Silenced forever: Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi is dead
Silenced forever: Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi is dead

Influential voice on Saudi affairs is silenced forever as Saudi Arabia admits writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in Istanbul.

Hackers breach HealthCare.gov system, get data on 75,000
Hackers breach HealthCare.gov system, get data on 75,000

A government computer system that interacts with HealthCare.gov was hacked earlier this month, compromising the sensitive personal data of some 75,000 people.

6 hrs 54 mins ago
Facebook recruits EU veteran to help with tougher scrutiny
Facebook recruits EU veteran to help with tougher scrutiny

Facebook has hired former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to head its global policy and communications teams, enlisting a veteran of European Union politics to help it with increased regulatory scrutiny by the bloc.

16 hrs 14 mins ago
Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information
Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US.

October 18th, 5:38 AM
European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security
European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security

After failing to reach a breakthrough on Britain's divorce terms from the European Union, EU leaders are rolling straight into another summit Thursday, this one aimed at forging closer links with Asia.

October 18th, 6:38 AM
China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges
China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges

China's former internet censor is standing trial over allegations of accepting $4.6 million in bribes.

23 hrs 25 mins ago
Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information
Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US.

October 18th, 5:38 AM
European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security
European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security

After failing to reach a breakthrough on Britain's divorce terms from the European Union, EU leaders are rolling straight into another summit Thursday, this one aimed at forging closer links with Asia.

October 18th, 6:38 AM
China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges
China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges

China's former internet censor is standing trial over allegations of accepting $4.6 million in bribes.

23 hrs 25 mins ago
Australia lawyers' group: Draft cyber laws would curb rights
Australia lawyers' group: Draft cyber laws would curb rights

Australian lawyers' group say proposed cybersecurity laws to force companies such as Facebook and Google to help police by unscrambling encrypted messages would significantly limit privacy and freedom.

October 18th, 9:39 PM
EU drug agency urges approval for dengue vaccine
EU drug agency urges approval for dengue vaccine

Europe's medicines regulator has recommended the approval of the first vaccine for dengue despite concerns about the vaccine being widely used and a lawsuit in the Philippines alleging it was linked to three deaths.

17 hrs 5 mins ago
Patagonia endorses Democrats Tester, Rosen in Senate races
Patagonia endorses Democrats Tester, Rosen in Senate races

Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia has jumped into two competitive Senate races, endorsing Democrats Jon Tester of Montana and Jacky Rosen of Nevada in what the company calls its first foray into elective politics.

7 hrs 4 mins ago
New tax break rules for 'opportunity zone' investors
New tax break rules for 'opportunity zone' investors

The Trump administration has proposed rules for investors in a new program that officials say could have a big impact on economically depressed areas around the country. About 8,700 "opportunity zones" have been set up to lure investors with tax breaks.

11 hrs 54 mins ago
US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years
US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

US home sales fell last month to slowest pace in nearly 3 years.

15 hrs 14 mins ago
CEO of mining company tears into analysts during rant
CEO of mining company tears into analysts during rant

The CEO of mining company Cleveland-Cliffs went on a rant against Wall Street analysts, saying they can't read numbers and should resign.

10 hrs 14 mins ago
Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves
Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

A top official with a 192-country postal union says Americans can expect no international letters or packages if the Trump administration goes through with plans to pull of an international postal treaty over concerns about China.

11 hrs 54 mins ago
China's growth slows as officials try to reassure investors
China's growth slows as officials try to reassure investors

China's economic growth slows further in latest quarter, adding to challenges for communist leaders amid a mounting tariff battle with Washington.

October 18th, 9:29 PM
Ex-spy chief says Brexit leaves UK vulnerable to attack
Ex-spy chief says Brexit leaves UK vulnerable to attack

A former head of Britain's overseas intelligence agency says Brexit could leave Britain more vulnerable to attacks like the nerve-agent poisoning of a former Russian spy in Salisbury.

14 hrs 54 mins ago
US stocks wobble at the end of another shaky week of trading
US stocks wobble at the end of another shaky week of trading

US stocks climb following strong results from companies including Procter & Gamble and American Express.

15 hrs 4 mins ago
EU budget chief seeks to ease tensions with Italy
EU budget chief seeks to ease tensions with Italy

EU's budget chief sought to ease tensions with Rome over its rule-busting budget after markets reacted by pushing up Italy's borrowing costs to the highest levels in five years.

12 hrs 4 mins ago
California rolling forward with pot delivery regulations
California rolling forward with pot delivery regulations

California is moving a step closer to allowing marijuana deliveries in communities that have banned retail sales.

7 hrs 54 mins ago

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Daimler profit sinks on diesel; outlook for year lowered
Daimler profit sinks on diesel; outlook for year lowered

German automaker Daimler lowered its profit outlook for the year and reported reduced third-quarter profits due to regulatory and diesel emissions issues.

15 hrs 55 mins ago
European, Asian leaders want free trade, push back at Trump
European, Asian leaders want free trade, push back at Trump

European leaders are meeting with their Asian counterparts to discuss issues ranging from trade to climate change to peace moves on the Korean peninsula.

21 hrs 35 mins ago
APNewsBreak: NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in fatal crash
APNewsBreak: NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in fatal crash

A criminal case is preventing federal safety officials from being able to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York.

October 18th, 7:39 PM
Twitter airs election meddling data
Twitter airs election meddling data

Twitter releases all of the accounts and posts related to "information operations" it has found on its service since 2016.

October 17th, 12:08 PM
Financial watchdog: Regulate cryptocurrencies now, or else
Financial watchdog: Regulate cryptocurrencies now, or else

A global financial body says governments worldwide must establish rules for virtual currencies like bitcoin to stop criminals from using them to launder money or finance terrorism.

15 hrs 34 mins ago
Can Pinterest succeed as the 'un'-social network?
Can Pinterest succeed as the 'un'-social network?

Pinterest has long shunned being labeled as a social network _ and with it, an emphasis on connections and networks that has led to explosive growth among competitors.

October 16th, 11:15 AM
Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border
Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or on flatbed of semi-trailer trucks.

October 17th, 11:18 PM
South Korea, Britain in talks about future trade talks
South Korea, Britain in talks about future trade talks

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha says Seoul has begun "contingency planning" to ensure that her country and Britain maintain close trade relations.

14 hrs 24 mins ago
Hawley tries to paint McCaskill as too liberal for Missouri
Hawley tries to paint McCaskill as too liberal for Missouri

Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley has used a debate to paint Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill as too liberal for the increasingly red state of Missouri, while McCaskill continued to hammer her challenger over his positions on health care.

October 18th, 8:39 PM
Global stocks mixed as Chinese economy slows
Global stocks mixed as Chinese economy slows

Asian stock markets mixed after Wall Street declines and Chinese economic growth slows.

23 hrs 45 mins ago
American Express profits jump 22 percent, beating forecasts
American Express profits jump 22 percent, beating forecasts

American Express 3Q profits rise 22 percent from a year earlier, benefiting from a lower tax rate and increased spending on the company's credit cards.

October 18th, 4:38 PM
Japan orders maker to fix questionable quake shock absorbers
Japan orders maker to fix questionable quake shock absorbers

Japan orders maker of quake shock absorbers used in hundreds of buildings to investigate, make repairs in latest quality fraud scandal.

20 hrs 34 mins ago
Global government body warns Iran on terrorism financing
Global government body warns Iran on terrorism financing

A global financial body has given Iran until February to crack down on terrorism funding or risk deeper economic isolation.

16 hrs 14 mins ago
US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'
US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV.

October 15th, 11:55 AM
StarKist admits fixing tuna prices, faces $100 million fine
StarKist admits fixing tuna prices, faces $100 million fine

Authorities say StarKist has agreed to plead guilty to price fixing as part of a broad collusion investigation of the canned tuna industry.

October 18th, 3:38 PM

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