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Wednesday October 17th, 2018 11:11PM
Vietnam frees popular blogger on condition she leave for US
Vietnam has freed a well-known blogger, "Mother Mushroom," after two years in prison on the condition that she leave for the United States
9:30PM ( 1 hour ago )
Indian gov't minister resigns, denies sex harassment claims
India's junior external affairs minister resigns after 20 women accused him of sexually harassing them during his previous media career; he says he will challenge 'false allegations' against him
9:07PM ( 1 hour ago )
MLB says Astros doing surveillance, not spying in dugouts
MLB clears Houston Astros after two incidents with employee monitoring visiting dugouts
8:11PM ( 2 hours ago )
Builder sues over $2 billion San Francisco transit center
The general contractor that managed construction of San Francisco's troubled $2 billion transit terminal is suing the agency in charge, alleging faulty design and mismanagement led to construction delays and costs overruns
7:06PM ( 3 hours ago )
As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow
Canada is the second _ and by far the largest _ country to legalize and regulate the sale and use of marijuana by adults, but it almost certainly won't be the last
6:51PM ( 3 hours ago )
Canelo Alvarez inks $365M deal with streaming service DAZN
Canelo Alvarez signs 11-fight deal worth $365 million to have fights shown on sports-streaming service DAZN, beginning with Dec. 15 bout vs. Rocky Fielding
6:09PM ( 4 hours ago )
Medical products manufacturer to local North American HQ in Forsyth County
Gant Medical, a manufacturer of disposable medical products aimed at the medical, dental, assisted living, long-term and home care markets, is locating its North American headquarters and manufacturing facility in Forsyth County.
8:02AM ( 1 day ago )
Gainesville church, trucking company join forces to ferry supplies to 'Michael' victims
First United Methodist Church of Gainesville and Syfan Logistics are coming together to send cleaning supplies to victims of Hurricane Michael.
10:00PM ( 3 days ago )
University of North Georgia planning groundbreaking for stand-alone Blue Ridge Campus
The University of North Georgia is breaking ground this month on a new stand-alone Blue Ridge Campus on the heels of its "exponential" growth.
4:00PM ( 4 days ago )
Submitted News Archive
Submitted News
UK, EU agree to take more Brexit time after no-result summit
European Union leaders are giving themselves several more weeks _ perhaps until the end of the year _ to clinch a friendly divorce with Britain before their separation
6:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
The Latest: May says UK, EU need 'courage, trust' on Brexit
British Prime Minister Theresa May has told her 27 European Union counterparts that the U.K. and the EU both need to show "courage, trust and leadership" to settle their remaining differences and strike a divorce deal
5:05PM ( 5 hours ago )
Stocks erase most of early losses after huge gain; IBM sinks
US stocks mostly recover from some early losses as banks rise, but technology companies, retailers and homebuilders finish with losses
4:40PM ( 5 hours ago )
AP Business - Economy Archive
The Economy
Retired Marine receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam actions
President Donald Trump bestows the nation's highest military honor on a retired Marine sergeant major for valorous action in Vietnam half a century ago
5:55PM ( 4 hours ago )
Startup plans to launch small satellites from Virginia coast
A California-based startup says it will rocket small satellites into orbit from Virginia
4:00PM ( 6 hours ago )
Turkmenistan opens $3.4 billion chemical plant
The Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan has opened a $3.4 billion chemicals plants in its latest effort to diversity its gas-dependent economy
1:28PM ( 9 hours ago )
AP Business - Corporate News Archive
Corporate News
Teachers union sues student loan servicer Navient
The American Federation of Teachers sues against Navient, one of the country's largest student loan servicing companies, alleging Navient failed to guide eligible borrowers through a critical student loan forgiveness program
7:59PM ( 2 weeks ago )
DOJ's lawsuit may delay California's new net neutrality law
A U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit could delay the rollout of California's new net neutrality law, which is set to go into effect Jan. 1. Legal experts say it's possible a judge will put the law on hold while the litigation plays out
7:31PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Medicare upgrades its website ahead of sign-up season
Medicare modernizes its website ahead of annual open enrollment season
4:37PM ( 2 weeks ago )
AP Business - Consumer News Archive
Consumer News
US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs
President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum are jeopardizing an export deal with South Africa worth millions of dollars to American chicken farmers
10:38AM ( 1 day ago )
Florence's flooding claims 3.4 million poultry, 5,500 hogs
Officials say North Carolina rivers swamped dozens of farm buildings where animals were being raised for market, killing about 3.4 million chickens and turkey and 5,500 hogs
12:31AM ( 4 weeks ago )
3.4 million poultry, 5,500 hogs drowned in Florence flooding
About 3.4 million chickens and turkeys and 5,500 hogs have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising North Carolina rivers swamped dozens of farm buildings where the animals were being raised for market
11:24PM ( 4 weeks ago )
AP Business - Poultry & Egg Archive
Poultry & Egg Industry
Chance The Rapper goes undercover to raise money for arts
Chance the Rapper is so serious about raising money for arts education programs in Chicago that he took a second job as a Lyft driver to spread the word
1:59PM ( 2 days ago )