2 men accused of offering bribes to Uganda, Chad officials

NEW YORK (AP) — For the second time in two years, federal prosecutors charged foreign businessmen with paying millions of dollars in bribes to secure business deals with one of…

Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department is suing AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom…

China's deep ties to Zimbabwe could grow after Mugabe era

HONG KONG (AP) — Under Robert Mugabe’s decades-long rule over Zimbabwe, China grew into one of the African nation’s biggest investors, trading partners and diplomatic allies. Source: Business – The…

Rates on short-term Treasury bills rose at weekly auction

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday’s auction to their highest levels since the fall of 2008. Source: Business – The Eagle

Nebraska's Keystone XL vote may not be a clear yes or no

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska regulators are set to decide Monday whether to approve or deny an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. It’s the last major regulatory…

Woman hurt by Takata air bag urges owners to get cars fixed

DETROIT (AP) — A woman who was seriously hurt by an exploding Takata air bag inflator in a 2013 crash is helping Honda’s effort to persuade car owners to get…

Marvell Technology buying chip maker Cavium in $6B deal

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Marvell Technology has bid about $6 billion for Cavium in a cash-and-stock deal that would create a chip maker to compete with Intel and other…

EU nations to decide on moving 2 key agencies out of Britain

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations are making their last-moment pitches for who should get to host two key EU agencies that are due to leave Britain in 2019 because…

Trump voices doubt about trophy hunting policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday expressed more doubts about a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be imported, appearing to question whether…

Japan trade surplus sinks in October as energy imports surge

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s trade surplus fell more than 40 percent in October from a year earlier, despite strong growth in exports to China, the U.S. and the EU, as…

Mixed signals sent on fate of tax bill's health provision

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of President Donald Trump’s leading economic advisers sent mixed signals Sunday on the fate of a health care provision in the Senate version of a $1.5…

Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL pipeline

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska regulators are set to decide Monday whether to approve or deny an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. It’s the last major regulatory…

GOP's Sasse likes tax bill, but won't call it key to 2018

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse says Republican leaders are overstating how much passing tax-cut legislation can protect their party in next year’s elections. Source: Business –…

Ukraine detains man wanted for 2004 murder of Forbes editor

MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s intelligence agency said Saturday it has detained a man wanted for the high-profile murder of an American journalist in Russia 13 years ago. Source: Business –…

Honda recalls 900,000 Odyssey minivans; 2nd row seat may tip

NEW YORK (AP) — Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched. Source: Business – The Eagle

Germany bans children's smart watches with listening app

BERLIN (AP) — German regulators have banned certain types of smartwatches marketed to children, saying the devices have been used to listen in on school classrooms and run afoul of…

Bonn climate talks end with progress despite US stance

BONN, Germany (AP) — As the first glimmer of dawn appeared across the Rhine River, delegates stumbled out of an all-night negotiating session at this year’s global climate talks, expressing…

Winners and losers under the Senate tax overhaul proposal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The ultra-wealthy, especially those with dynastic businesses — like President Donald Trump and his family — do very well under a major Republican tax bill moving in…

Delta says US approves joint venture with Korean Air

ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines says U.S. regulators have given the green light to a joint venture with Korean Air, and the carriers are waiting for approval from the…

Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery trial 'liar'

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for one of three South American soccer officials charged in the FIFA bribery scandal labeled a key witness at their U.S. trial a “serial…