John Flesher, Associated Press | Posted Oct 8th - 12:02pm
An environmental group sued the federal government Thursday, contending it gives pipeline owners and operators a free pass on developing legally required plans for dealing with oil spills into lakes, rivers and other inland waterways.
Ken Sweet, Associated Press | Posted Oct 8th - 10:41am
U.S. stocks are wavering between small gains and losses in midday trading Thursday as investors wait for the release of the minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting. The market is coming off a weeklong advance.
Michael Biesecker and Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted Oct 8th - 10:21am
Volkswagen's top U.S. executive apologized Thursday as the emissions-rigging scandal engulfing the world's largest automaker deepened and members of Congress said the company violated the public's trust.
Ken Sweet, Associated Press | Posted Oct 8th - 12:01pm
Billionaire bond investor Bill Gross is suing his former employer, Pimco, for more than $200 million for breach of contract and plotting to oust him from the firm he founded more than four decades ago.
Scott Sonner, Associated Press | Posted Oct 8th - 11:21am
The promise of thousands of good-paying jobs at the battery factory Tesla Motors is building in northern Nevada is sparking excitement unseen since the Southern Pacific railroad rolled into the sleepy town of Sparks more than a century ago.