Matti Huuhtanen, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 10:11am
Mobile networks operator Nokia continued to be hit by a downturn in the industry, reporting a loss in the third quarter and a 12-percent drop in sales that saw the company's share price plunge more than 7 percent.
Wayne Parry, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 9:31am
Casino expansion throughout the northeastern U.S. has been blamed for much of Atlantic City's casino struggles, and New Jersey's first attempt to cash in on those same expansion benefits seems destined to fail.
James MacPherson and Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 9:00am
Protesters trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline are bracing for a confrontation with police Thursday after the demonstrators refused to leave private land in the pipeline's path.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 8:50am
U.S. stocks are edging lower Thursday morning as industrial companies like defense contractor Raytheon fall. Bond yields are jumping and investors are selling utility and real estate companies. Chipmaker Qualcomm said it will buy competitor NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion.
Qassim Abdul-Zahra and Susannah George, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 8:40am
Iraqi special forces east of Mosul probed a network of underground tunnels and uncovered a bomb-making facility on Thursday in a village recently retaken from the Islamic State group as their allies battled the militants in a push toward the city from the south.
Nigeria's finance ministry says proposed foreign loans of $30 billion for infrastructure and other projects would be spread over three years, meaning Africa's biggest economy would not violate a self-imposed limit for public debt.
Raf Casert, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 8:30am
The European Union and Canada are on the cusp of sealing a landmark free trade deal after the Belgian government on Thursday overcame an impasse with its regional authorities, which had been seeking more protections from multinationals.
Paul Elias, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 8:22am
Laura Costa's son and husband moved quickly with pruning shears as they harvested the family's fall marijuana crop, racing along with several workers to cut the plants and drop them in plastic bins ahead of an impending storm.