NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch

Oct 16, 2018

The NASA astronaut who survived last week's failed launch and emergency landing says he knew he needed to stay calm

Trump criticizes Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

Oct 16, 2018

President Donald Trump is criticizing the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates too quickly

Google to charge for apps on Android phones in Europe

Oct 16, 2018

Google to start charging for pre-installed apps on Android phones sold in Europe

Markets Right Now: Stocks surge to biggest gain since March

Oct 16, 2018

Stocks are surging on Wall Street, clawing back some of the ground lost last week, after several big U.S. companies reported standout results.

Swallowing $16B purchase of Flipkart, Walmart cuts outlook

Oct 16, 2018

Walmart cuts outlook, citing $16 billion deal for online retailer in India, but says quarterly online sales growth will slow

As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

Oct 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to retaliate against the US

Report: Uber IPO could put company value at $120 billion

Oct 16, 2018

Uber may have an IPO early next year that values the company at as much as $120B, according to a report

The Latest: Thousands remain without power in California

Oct 16, 2018

Winds that prompted California utilities to cut power in a precautionary move to prevent wildfires have decreased in strength but fire warnings remain in effect in southeastern and northeastern parts of the state

Prescription drugs, lower taxes, power J&J 3Q beat

Oct 16, 2018

Johnson & Johnson edges out profit and revenue expectations for the third quarter, raises profit outlook as domestic sales rise.

US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs

Oct 16, 2018

President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum are jeopardizing an export deal with South Africa worth millions of dollars to American chicken farmers

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