Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists
Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling on China to join in international disarmament negotiations after the collapse of a Cold War-era treaty on nuclear weapons in Europe.

Judge keeps most Keystone XL pipeline work on hold
Judge keeps most Keystone XL pipeline work on hold

A federal judge in Montana has largely kept in place an injunction that blocks a Canadian company from performing preliminary work on the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline.

February 15th, 8:03 PM EST
Trump says he might extend deadline in US-China talks
Trump says he might extend deadline in US-China talks

US, Chinese envoys hold trade talks, Trump's top economic adviser says 'no decision' on possible March 2 tariff hike.

February 14th, 11:13 PM EST
Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores
Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores

Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its U.S. stores, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us that have liquidated in the last year.

February 15th, 6:13 PM EST
Russian court orders US investor Calvey held for 2 months
Russian court orders US investor Calvey held for 2 months

A Moscow court has ordered a U.S. investment fund manager to be jailed for two months while facing fraud charges.

11 hrs 1 min ago
Airlines to give customers 'nonbinary' choice under gender
Airlines to give customers 'nonbinary' choice under gender

Major airlines plan to expand gender options to include more than male and female.

February 15th, 5:23 PM EST
Stocks post strong finish as optimism over trade talks grows
Stocks post strong finish as optimism over trade talks grows

Plans to extend key US-China trade talks into next week pushes stocks higher in early trading.

February 15th, 10:43 AM EST
Kenya recalls ambassador to Somalia over water rights clash
Kenya recalls ambassador to Somalia over water rights clash

A top Kenyan official says the country has recalled its ambassador to Somalia and told the Somali ambassador to leave over an alleged land grab by Somalia.

7 hrs 31 mins ago
11,000 march in Brussels climate protest
11,000 march in Brussels climate protest

Thousands of Belgian teenagers skipping school to protest for better climate protections have been joined by university students and grandparents for a sixth straight week of marches to keep pressure on authorities to do more.

February 14th, 7:03 AM EST
Gucci to step up diversity hiring after 'blackface' uproar
Gucci to step up diversity hiring after 'blackface' uproar

Gucci announcing major push to step up diversity hiring following an uproar over an $890 sweater that resembled blackface.

February 15th, 5:53 PM EST
US military aircraft to deliver more aid to Venezuela border
US military aircraft to deliver more aid to Venezuela border

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he sees obvious signs that President Nicolas Maduro is starting to understand Venezuelans reject him as their leader.

February 15th, 10:33 AM EST
In Nigeria, election spectacle at odds with rampant poverty
In Nigeria, election spectacle at odds with rampant poverty

In Nigeria vote, the spectacle of campaign expenditure is at odds with the rampant poverty afflicting many.

February 15th, 4:13 AM EST
Amazon's stormy week will blow over, but the debris may stay
Amazon's stormy week will blow over, but the debris may stay

It's been a complicated few weeks for Amazon, what with its abrupt pullout from a massive New York City development and extortion claims related to intimate selfies taken by its founder Jeff Bezos.

February 15th, 9:33 AM EST
Amazon's exit could scare off tech companies from New York
Amazon's exit could scare off tech companies from New York

Amazon decision to walk away from New York City could scare off other tech companies.

February 15th, 1:03 AM EST
Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs
Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

Amazon ditches New York as location for new headquarters.

February 14th, 12:03 PM EST
Report: Facebook, FTC discussing 'multibillion dollar' fine
Report: Facebook, FTC discussing 'multibillion dollar' fine

A report says Facebook and the Federal Trade Commission are negotiating a record, "multibillion dollar" fine for the social network's privacy lapses.

February 14th, 7:13 PM EST
Google to invest $13 billion in new US offices, data centers
Google to invest $13 billion in new US offices, data centers

Google plans to invest more than $13 billion on new and expanded offices and data centers across the U.S. this year.

February 13th, 6:23 PM EST
Amazon dumped New York, but cities still wooing the company
Amazon dumped New York, but cities still wooing the company

Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant.

February 15th, 2:43 PM EST
Ex-Apple lawyer accused of profiting from confidential info
Ex-Apple lawyer accused of profiting from confidential info

Government authorities accusing former Apple lawyer of breaking insider trading rules he helped draft.

February 13th, 5:43 PM EST
California governor wants users to profit from online data
California governor wants users to profit from online data

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state's consumers should get a piece of the billions of dollars that technology companies make off the personal data they collect.

February 13th, 7:13 PM EST
Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story
Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

US seeks ways to develop lithium-ion battery recycling to address global demand, potential shortages of materials for electric vehicle, phone batteries.

February 15th, 5:33 PM EST
Fashion world descends on London for fashion week shows
Fashion world descends on London for fashion week shows

London is taking its turn in the style spotlight with the opening of London Fashion Week, an extravaganza that will feature up and coming designers along with big names like Victoria Beckham, Vivienne Westwood and Burberry.

February 15th, 11:03 AM EST
Employee being fired fatally shoots 5 co-workers in Illinois
Employee being fired fatally shoots 5 co-workers in Illinois

A shooter has been apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in in Aurora, Illinois.

February 15th, 4:43 PM EST
Nigeria delays election until Feb. 23 over 'challenges'
Nigeria delays election until Feb. 23 over 'challenges'

'Everybody suffers too much:' Nigeria heads to the polls as its president tries to hang on.

February 15th, 4:03 PM EST
Saudi crown prince delays visit to Pakistan by a day
Saudi crown prince delays visit to Pakistan by a day

Pakistani officials say visit of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been delayed by a day.

19 hrs 41 mins ago
Europeans fire back at criticism from US over Iran
Europeans fire back at criticism from US over Iran

More than 30 heads of state and government and 80 defense and foreign ministers are meeting in Munich for an annual security conference known for its frank exchanges and backroom diplomacy.

February 15th, 5:03 AM EST

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