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Friday September 21st, 2018 11:33PM

AP Business - Consumer News

The Latest: Lawmakers debate watchdog nominee's experience
Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats
11:25AM ( 2 months ago )
The Latest: Trump's pick for consumer watchdog faces Senate
Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats
10:46AM ( 2 months ago )
EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices
The European Union has fined Google a record $5 billion for forcing cellphone makers that use the company's Android mobile operating system to install Google apps
9:15PM ( 2 months ago )
Democrats fault Kavanaugh comment on independent counsel law
Democrats opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's nomination are seizing on remarks he made in 2016 saying he would like to put the "final nail" in a Supreme Court precedent upholding an independent counsel law as constitutional
4:57PM ( 2 months ago )
US judge throws out suit over health subsidy cuts
A U.S. judge in San Francisco has thrown out a lawsuit over the Trump administration's decision to cut Affordable Care Act subsidies
2:20PM ( 2 months ago )
States: Workaround succeeding after cut in health subsidies
California and 17 other states that sued the Trump administration over its decision to cut off Affordable Care Act subsidies say a workaround has largely succeeded
2:06PM ( 2 months ago )
Financial forum: Virtual currencies need close monitoring
An international forum on financial regulation say virtual currencies such as Bitcoin do not now pose a threat to global stability but cautions that "vigilant monitoring" is needed in light of a rapidly changing market
7:01AM ( 2 months ago )
Watchdog says Education Dept. stonewalls student loan suit
Two federal agencies are at odds over a lawsuit that claims one of the nation's largest student loan servicers caused some students to pay back too much on their loans
6:29PM ( 2 months ago )
Consumer group sues Ben & Jerry's over eco-friendly claims
A consumer advocacy group has filed a lawsuit against Ben & Jerry's alleging the company misleads consumers about its environmental practices
5:03PM ( 2 months ago )
Leandra English, who sued Trump, to resign from CFPB
Leandra English, who unsuccessfully sued President Trump for control of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, plans to resign next week
4:33PM ( 2 months ago )