Health premium news gives attacks to GOP Senate candidatesWASHINGTON (AP) ? Republican Senate candidates are jumping on news of sharply rising premiums under President Barack Obama's health care law as they seek advantage in the closing days of the election.
2 quakes rattle Italy, crumbling buildings and causing panicA pair of "apocalyptic" aftershocks shook central Italy on Wednesday, crumbling buildings, knocking out power and sending panicked residents into the rain-drenched streets just two months after ...
Sanders urges government to kill AT&T-Time Warner merger
Police investigate destruction of Trump's Hollywood star
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Los Angeles police are investigating a pre-dawn attack that destroyed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame less than two weeks before the election.
Earnings in focus as Apple weighs; Boeing lifts Dow
Apple, the world's largest exchange-traded company, fell 2.2 percent after it acknowledged that strong demand for its iPhone 7 Plus caught the company off-guard and it was struggling to keep up. On the other hand, Boeing shares hit their highest level since Dec. 31 after the planemaker reported a jump in quarterly profit despite slower sales. Boeing closed up 4.7 percent at $145.54.
Apple says it needs more time before new ear buds are readySAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? Apple says it needs "a little more time" before it starts selling the new wireless ear buds that are designed to work with its newest iPhones ? the ones that don't come with a dedicated headphone jack.
General: Mosul battle is hard, but Raqqa will be harder
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Iraq's battle to reclaim Mosul from the Islamic State group is progressing despite "stiff" resistance from resilient and creative fighters, but a coming offensive to oust them from their main Syria stronghold at Raqqa poses tougher political challenges and could take longer, the U.S. commander of anti-IS coalition forces said Wednesday.
Trump: I'll run America like my business; Clinton: Let's not
WASHINGTON (AP) ? His presidential dreams increasingly in question, Donald Trump pushed his business empire to the center of his political campaign Wednesday. Taking a break from battleground states, he made the case at his newest hotel that all Americans should look to his corporate record for evidence of how well he'd run the country.
US abstains in UN vote on Cuba embargo for the first time
The United States abstained for the first time in 25 years Wednesday on a U.N. resolution condemning America's economic embargo against Cuba, a measure it had always vehemently opposed. The U.S. was joined ...
Tesla reports quarterly profit
(Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc reported a quarterly profit on Wednesday as record deliveries helped to offset rising expenses related to next year's roll-out of the company's mass-market Model 3 sedan. Tesla, led by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, posted net income of $21.9 million, or 14 cents per share, for the third quarter ended Sept. 30 compared with a loss of $229.9 million, or $1.78 per share, a year earlier. On an adjusted basis, Tesla reported a profit of 71 cents per share, compared with a loss of $1.35 per share in the same period last year.