Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 11:42am
French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron, an outspoken former investment banker who has encouraged startups and more labor flexibility, has quit the socialist government amid speculation that he is considering a presidential bid.
Peter Prengaman and Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 11:41am
The lead prosecutor in the trial to oust Brazil's first female president said Tuesday that Dilma Rousseff had committed "fraud" in her accounting practices, then came to tears saying she hopes the leader forgives her for causing her to suffer.
John-Thor Dahlburg and Shawn Pogatchnik, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 11:23am
Apple has to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) — plus billions more in interest — in back taxes to Ireland after the European Union found Tuesday that the U.S. technology giant contributed almost no tax across the bloc's 28 countries for 11 years.
Eric Tucker and Michael Biesecker, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 11:13am
The State Department says about 30 emails involving the 2012 attack on U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya, are among the thousands of Hillary Clinton emails recovered during the FBI's recently closed investigation into her use of a private server.
Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 10:30am
Trinity Health and its hospital in Minot have agreed in principal on a legal settlement with 21 victims of the largest hepatitis C outbreak in recent U.S. history, though Trinity's legal fight with a nursing home where most people were sickened will continue.
Ken Sweet, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 10:00am
U.S. stocks were slightly lower in midday trading Tuesday in what looks to be another quiet day as the summer comes to an end. Hershey plunged after the company walked away from a merger proposal, and Apple slipped after the company was hit with a large tax bill in Europe.