Stocks slip as earnings hit consumer companies
U.S. stocks are edging lower Tuesday as company earnings continue to stream in. Consumer companies are falling as athletic apparel maker Under Armour, appliance maker Whirlpool and automaker GM suffer ...
Gamesa shareholders approve merger with Siemens
Calais 'Jungle' camp empties as demolition crews move in
Workers were set to begin demolishing the notorious Calais "Jungle" camp on Tuesday as hundreds of migrants boarded buses on the second day of a massive operation to clear the squalid settlement. More than 1,900 left the slum on Monday, ahead of work to tear down the makeshift shelters and eateries in the camp that has become a symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. The sprawling shantytown, one of Europe's biggest slums, was rapidly becoming a ghost town.
Wells Fargo rolls out ad campaign addressing sales scandal
Wells Fargo launched a new advertising campaign this week to address the company's ongoing sales practices scandal and what it is doing to make things right for its customers. The television campaign , ...
Beer run! Self-driving truck goes 120-plus miles on delivery
DENVER (AP) ? Anheuser-Busch says it has completed the world's first commercial shipment by self-driving truck, sending a beer-filled tractor-trailer on a journey of more than 120 miles through Colorado.
Obama to travel to Greece, Germany, Peru after Election DayWASHINGTON (AP) ? President Barack Obama will travel to Europe and Latin America the week after the presidential election. It's expected to be his last major foreign trip before he leaves office in January.
Shabaab bomb attack in Kenya 'kills 12'
A bomb blast at a guesthouse in northeast Kenya killed at least 12 people on Tuesday, in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants who last hit the area earlier this month. Kenyan media reported that some of the dead were members of a theatre group due to perform for school children in Mandera. The Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab militant group claimed the attack in a message broadcast by its Radio Andalus media organisation, claiming 15 were killed.
Judge gives final approval in Volkswagen emissions settlement
Vatican, Argentine church to open 'dirty war' archivesVATICAN CITY (AP) ? The Vatican and Argentina's bishops have finished cataloguing their archives from the country's "dirty war" and will soon make them available to victims and their relatives who have long accused church members of complicity with the military dictatorship.
Prosecutors try to show bridge defendants retaliated earlierNEWARK, N.J. (AP) ? A former aide to Gov. Chris Christie returned to the witness stand Tuesday in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case as prosecutors sought to demonstrate she and a co-defendant collaborated to retaliate against a mayor in the months before they used the same tactic against a different mayor.