Politics weighs heavily on foreign businesses in China

Jan 18, 2018

Politics weighing on foreign companies in China as Communist Party expands controls

AP FACT CHECK: Trump presidency creates an alternate reality

Jan 18, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's fraught relationship with facts marks his presidency

Judge rules for McClatchy officials accused of mismanagement

Jan 17, 2018

A California judge is siding with a former chief executive of the McClatchy newspaper chain and other company officials in a lawsuit alleging they mismanaged funds by buying a rival newspaper publisher and failing to diversify investments

Democrats dig in on immigration, shutdown risk or no

Jan 17, 2018

Democrats dig in on their threats to reject any government funding bill that isn't paired with protection for thousands of young immigrants

Entire operation of federal consumer regulator under review

Jan 17, 2018

Acting director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau calls for review of entire structure and approach of federal government's consumer watchdog agency

'Very strong' Democratic sentiment to oppose GOP budget bill

Jan 17, 2018

Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer sees "very, very strong" sentiment among Democrats in the chamber to oppose GOP-drafted legislation to keep the government's doors open.

Markets Right Now: Dow has first close above 26,000 points

Jan 17, 2018

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, sending the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000 points.

Tech, health care companies help lift US stocks higher

Jan 17, 2018

U.S. stocks are moved broadly higher in late-afternoon trading as the market bounces back from modest losses a day earlier. The Dow Jones industrial average appears headed for its first close above 26,000.

Fed survey finds solid growth and rising wages

Jan 17, 2018

Fed says latest survey finds solid growth nationwide and growing signs of wage gains

Trump claims credit for what is still mostly Obama's economy

Jan 17, 2018

One year later, Trump claims credit for what is still mostly Obama's economy

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