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Tuesday December 12th, 2017 2:40PM

AP Business - Economy

Lawmaker says GOP has the votes to avert government shutdown
One of the House's conservative leaders is indicating that Republicans have the votes needed to approve legislation preventing a weekend partial government shutdown
11:47AM ( 5 days ago )
The Latest: GOP: We have enough votes for short-term budget
The drama over whether the House will pass legislation preventing a weekend partial government shutdown is essentially over
11:16AM ( 5 days ago )
Applications for US jobless benefits drop again to 236,000
Applications for US unemployment benefits post third weekly decline, falling to 236,000
11:14AM ( 5 days ago )
S&P 500 inches higher, heads for first gain in 5 days
U.S. stocks perked higher in Thursday morning trading, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on track for its first gain in five days
10:22AM ( 5 days ago )
Stock markets subdued as investors focus on US tax, jobs
Global stock markets are subdued as investors focus on the U.S. tax reform and look ahead to an upcoming U.S. jobs report
8:15AM ( 5 days ago )
Russian ex-minister gives final argument in corruption trial
A former Russian economic development minister on trial for bribery has accused an oil executive of setting him up
5:05AM ( 5 days ago )
Global shares mostly calm as investors focus on US tax, jobs
European stocks open higher while some Asian markets have recovered from previous day's losses
4:35AM ( 5 days ago )
Congress seems set to avert weekend government shutdown
Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown
3:49AM ( 5 days ago )
Asian share prices mixed after US markets regain equilibrium
Asian share prices mixed after US markets regain equilibrium
2:23AM ( 5 days ago )
India to phase out 'petcoke' imports after AP investigation
India plans to phase out imports of a dirty fuel known as petcoke after an AP investigation, but it's arguing for domestic limits to be eased
9:09PM ( 5 days ago )