Industries

Apple supplier denies charges of unsafe, unclean conditions

Jan 17, 2018

Apple supplier in eastern China denies labor group allegations that workers toil for ten-hour shifts in loud, unsafe, polluted conditions

Optimism in Iraq fuels revived interest in classic cars

Jan 17, 2018

Promise of better days after Iraq's victory against Islamic State group fuels interest in classic cars

Edmunds: Before buying used car, consider luxury alternative

Jan 17, 2018

Edmunds offers tips on how to get a luxury used car for not much more money than a standard vehicle

China planning to send robot sub to sunken ship

Jan 17, 2018

China's Transport Ministry says preparations are underway to send a robot submarine possibly followed by divers to explore and plug holes in a sunken Iranian oil tanker whose 32 crew members are all believed to have died.

Searches at French baby milk maker after salmonella scare

Jan 17, 2018

French authorities are searching five sites run by dairy giant Lactalis in an investigation into the botched recall of baby milk products after a salmonella scare

Burberry shares down sharply on disappointing holiday sales

Jan 17, 2018

Burberry shares are down 6.6 percent in early trading after the luxury fashion house reported disappointing retail sales for the holiday season.The company says same-store sales for the three months ended Dec. 31 rose 2 percent from a year earlier

Mueller team would hardly be first lawyers to question Trump

Jan 17, 2018

An AP review of statements made under oath by Trump gives clues about how he might handle questions from Mueller's team of investigators

Asian shares track weakness on Wall St; China shares higher

Jan 17, 2018

Asian shares track weakness on Wall Street; China shares higher

Panama Hotel votes to drop Trump _ but his company won't go

Jan 17, 2018

The owners of a Trump-branded hotel in Panama are suing President Donald Trump's family-owned company in federal court

Navy filing homicide charges against 2 ship commanders

Jan 17, 2018

The Navy says it is filing negligent homicide charges against the commanders of two ships involved in fatal collisions last year

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