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Feds charge seller of mislabeled Chinese 'Viagra substitute'

Jeff Martin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:21pm

An Alabama man is accused of importing a Chinese drug sold as a Viagra substitute, then selling it to gas stations.

Global aviation emissions deal in Montreal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:21pm

Efforts to reach the world's first climate deal governing the aviation sector got under way at a conference in Montreal.

Consumer companies lead indexes higher; energy drops

Marley Jay, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:21pm

U.S. stocks are climbing Tuesday and consumer stocks are making some of the biggest gains. Solid quarterly results from cruise line operator Carnival are giving travel-related companies a boost. Technology companies are also gaining. Energy companies are slipping with oil prices. A survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high.

In 'Deepwater Horizon,' an ecological disaster's human toll

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:20pm

The name Deepwater Horizon is synonymous to most with environmental catastrophe and corporate negligence. For Mike Williams, who survived the April 2010 oil-rig explosion by plunging into the Gulf of Mexico from several stories up, it was about something else.

US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:10pm

Lawyers for a coalition of states and businesses reliant on fossil fuels made their case Tuesday to a federal appeals court that President Barack Obama's plan to curtail climate-warming greenhouse gases is an unlawful power grab.

Trump blames others after combative debate with Clinton

Josh Lederman and Lisa Lerer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:54am

Donald Trump blamed the moderator, a bad microphone and anyone but himself Tuesday after he was forced onto defense by Hillary Clinton's cascade of critiques about his taxes, honesty and character in the first presidential debate.

No diesels need apply: Electric cars rule at Paris show

David McHugh, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:51am

Carmakers are finding the Paris auto show , held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, to be a fine place to show off new zero-emission electric vehicles.

Democrats poised to block stopgap funding bill over Flint

Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:33am

Senate Democrats on Tuesday promised to block must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down Friday at midnight, to battle the Zika virus and to help flood-ravaged Louisiana rebuild.

US home prices climbed again in July

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:30am

U.S. home prices rose again in July, pulled up by strong gains in Portland, Seattle and Denver.

The Latest: 9 firefighters, 6 officers hurt in NYC explosion

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:30am

The Latest on a house explosion that killed a New York City firefighter (all times local):

Water company workers lead Greek protests

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:30am

Workers from a state-run water company are blocking traffic outside Greece's parliament as lawmakers prepare to vote on a proposal to move control of public utilities to a new asset fund created by international bailout creditors.

NYC house blast kills fire battalion chief, a rising star

Verena Dobnik, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:11am

A star battalion chief at the Fire Department of New York was killed Tuesday morning when a house explosion rocked a Bronx neighborhood, jolting residents out of their beds, authorities and witnesses said.

The Latest: Christie again denies knowing of traffic plot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:04am

The Latest on the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial (all times local):

AP Exclusive: New film academy members talk #OscarsSoWhite

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:02am

The newest members of the film academy say the #OscarsSoWhite crisis inspired them to seek membership.

'Deepwater Horizon' film stirs emotion in victims' families

Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:41am

Arleen Weise was apprehensive when she learned Hollywood was making a movie about the offshore explosion that killed her son, Adam, and 10 other men aboard the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig.

Helicopter crash off Angola kills 4, Chevron says

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:41am

Chevron says four people were killed when a helicopter crashed on the way to an oil facility off the coast of Angola.

Putin praises farmers for Russia's strong grain harvest

Howard Amos, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:21am

President Vladimir Putin praised farmers Tuesday for making Russia's grain harvest this year the highest in post-Soviet times.

New Jeep Compass SUV looks like shrunken Grand Cherokee

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:03am

The fastest-growing part of the U.S. auto market is getting another new vehicle.

Markets Right Now: US stocks move higher in midday trading

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:00am

The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):