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Tesla surprises with 3Q profit

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:41pm

Electric car maker Tesla Motors has posted its first quarterly profit in three years.

A look at hikes in health care premiums in Senate races

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:41pm

and the hike looms as an issue in competitive Senate races. Here's a look at the average increase for the typical 27-year-old buying a midlevel plan. The percentage increase is before subsidies to purchase health care coverage, which are determined by income.

Windows 10 to bring 3-D to two-dimensional experiences

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:41pm

Microsoft wants to bring life to common computing experiences by adding a third dimension to widely used software such as Windows and Office.

Apple says it needs more time before new ear buds are ready

Brandon Bailey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:31pm

Apple says it needs "a little more time" before it starts selling the new wireless ear buds that are designed to work with its newest iPhones — the ones that don't come with a dedicated headphone jack.

Health premium news gives attacks to GOP Senate candidates

Erica Werner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:31pm

Republican Senate candidates are jumping on news of sharply rising premiums under President Barack Obama's health care law as they seek advantage in the closing days of the election.

Sanders urges government to kill AT&T-Time Warner merger

Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:31pm

Sen. Bernie Sanders is calling on the government to block a proposed $85 billion merger of communications giants AT&T and Time Warner.

Trump: I'll run America like my business; Clinton: Let's not

Lisa Lerer and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:24pm

His presidential dreams increasingly in question, Donald Trump pushed his business empire to the center of his political campaign Wednesday. Taking a break from battleground states, he made the case at his newest hotel that all Americans should look to his corporate record for evidence of how well he'd run the country.

US abstains in UN vote on Cuba embargo for the first time

Edith M. Lederer and Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:22pm

The United States abstained for the first time in 25 years Wednesday on a U.N. resolution condemning America's economic embargo against Cuba, a measure it had always vehemently opposed.

Americans ate more seafood last year than they did in 2014

Patrick Whittle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:21pm

The average American ate nearly a pound more seafood in 2015 than he or she did the previous year, the federal government said on Wednesday.

EU-Canada deal still uncertain day ahead of planned signing

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:21pm

In a race against the clock, the European Union edged closer Wednesday to being able to sign a free trade deal with Canada after Belgium made progress in lifting the veto of one of its regions.

Chipotle's 1st Tasty Made burger store to open this week

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:11pm

Chipotle's first burger store will open this week in Ohio as the company continues working to expand its offerings and win back customers after a series of food safety scares.

Markets Right Now: Stocks end mixed on Wall Street

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:11pm

The latest on developments in U.S. financial markets:

Judge drops case against limo driver in crash that killed 4

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:11pm

A judge on Wednesday dismissed criminally negligent homicide and other charges against a limousine driver whose four passengers were killed in a crash after leaving a vineyard on Long Island.

Southwest 3Q profit falls, 4Q forecast disappoints investors

David Koenig, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:11pm

Travelers are benefiting from the lowest average airfares in several years, but the discounting is cutting into airline profits and causing some investors to sell.

More Pacific Coast hatchery salmon could receive protections

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:11pm

Federal authorities want to add more hatchery-raised fish to the 28 Pacific Coast salmon and steelhead stocks listed under the Endangered Species Act.

South Dakota chef revitalizing Native American cuisine

Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:10pm

Sean Sherman is working to help Native Americans reclaim their identity one meal at a time.

Nissan Mexico announces end to popular Tsuru model

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 1:51pm

Automaker Nissan's Mexico unit says it will cease production of the long-running Tsuru model that has been sold in the country since the mid-1980s.

Customers are starting to see the NBC effect on Comcast

Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 1:40pm

While many are skeptical of the business logic behind AT&T's desire to buy Time Warner, a similar deal from earlier this decade, Comcast's marriage with NBCUniversal, foreshadows some of the possibilities — as well as the potential competitive and consumer harms — that could result.

Grain higher, livestock mixed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 1:32pm

Grain futures were higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Feds deny petition seeking probe of Nissan transmissions

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 1:31pm

U.S. safety regulators have decided not to open a formal investigation into complaints that transmissions can fail in more than 857,000 Nissan trucks.