Markets Right Now: Stocks rise early, boosted by trade talks

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

Amazon's stormy week will blow over, but debris will stay

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It’s been a complicated few weeks for Amazon, what with its abrupt pullout from a massive New York City development, extortion claims related to intimate photos…

US industrial output tumbled 0.6 percent in January

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. industrial production fell 0.6 percent in January, stemming in large part from an 8.8 percent plunge in the making of motor vehicles and auto parts. Source:…

China, US announce more trade talks next week

BEIJING (AP) — With a deadline looming, U.S. and Chinese negotiators will hold more talks in Washington next week aimed at ending a battle over Beijing’s technology ambitions. Source: Business…

California governor wants users to profit from online data

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has set off a flurry of speculation after he said the state’s consumers should get a piece of the billions of dollars…

MGM CEO: Feds' Wire Act opinion is perplexing, unenforceable

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The chairman and chief executive officer of casino operator MGM Resorts International on Wednesday decried a U.S. Department of Justice opinion that is threatening the viability…

China, US start trade talks ahead of March tariff deadline

BEIJING (AP) — U.S. and Chinese negotiators began trade talks Thursday that President Donald Trump says will help decide whether he escalates a fight over Beijing’s technology ambitions by raising…

Highlights of the $330 billion-plus bill to avoid shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s not just about President Donald Trump’s border wall. Source: Business – The Eagle

UK's May seeks compromise with Labour in EU divorce deal

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May sought a compromise Monday with opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn in hopes of securing his backing for a divorce deal with the European…

Egypt: no one should obstruct use of east Med resources

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Egypt’s parliamentary speaker says closer cooperation between his country, Cyprus and Greece in areas including energy is a clear answer to any other country trying to…

Markets Right Now: Stocks higher ahead of US-China talks

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

The Latest: EU Brexit negotiator urges May to specify plans

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain’s plans to leave the European Union (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

May urges UK lawmakers: Give me more time to get Brexit deal

LONDON (AP) — With Brexit just 47 days away, the British government asked lawmakers on Sunday to give Prime Minister Theresa May more time to rework her divorce deal with…

At Dubai summit, IMF chief warns Britain on Brexit challenge

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Sunday that the British exit from the European Union means it “will never be as good…

Illegal construction blamed in Istanbul building collapse

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish officials blamed illegal construction practices for the collapse of an apartment building in Istanbul as they joined hundreds of mourners Saturday at a funeral for nine…

French yellow vest anti-govt protests turn violent in Paris

PARIS (AP) — A French yellow vest protester’s hand was ripped apart Saturday during violent clashes in Paris as demonstrators tried to storm the French National Assembly in a 13th…

American Airlines pilot arrested, suspected of being drunk

LONDON (AP) — Police say an American Airlines pilot has been arrested at Britain’s Manchester Airport on suspicion of being drunk. Source: Business – The Eagle

The Latest: National Enquirer defends its actions

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ allegations against the National Enquirer’s publisher (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

Automakers recall 1.7 million cars with fatal airbags

DETROIT (AP) — Subaru, Tesla, BMW, Volkswagen, Daimler Vans, Mercedes and Ferrari are recalling about 1.7 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bag inflators made by Takata Corp. of…