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Officials: Patients of dental clinic should get HIV tests

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 9:00am

Health officials in Tennessee say patients treated at a Memphis dental clinic should get tested for hepatitis B and C, and HIV after "breaches in infection control" may have put patients at risk for the diseases.

Grain mostly lower, livestock mixed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:50am

Grain futures were mostly lower Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Texas charter schools expected to seek facility funds

Julie Chang-Statesman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:30am

Tucked away in a bustling Southeast Austin shopping center, the Wayside REAL Learning Academy charter school has tried to shed its past as a Target store. A mural of a pondering child has replaced the red logo on the building's front. Brightly painted classrooms break up the once-expansive retail space.

LVMH selling Donna Karan brand to US group G-III Apparel

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:30am

French luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling its Donna Karan and DKNY clothing brands to U.S. group G-III Apparel in a $650 million deal.

CSX: Bearing failed 9 miles before Tennessee derailment

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:20am

CSX Transportation Inc. says the mechanical failure that caused a July 2015 train derailment in Tennessee actually began about nine miles earlier.

Indiana University's digitization project ahead of schedule

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:20am

An effort to convert significant Indiana University audio and video recordings from analog to digital appears to be ahead of schedule.

Swiss authorities freeze assets of former Putin aide

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:10am

The Geneva prosecutor's office says Swiss authorities have frozen assets belonging to a Russian banker once close to President Vladimir Putin.

Ryanair to shift growth focus from UK following EU exit vote

Shawn Pogatchnik, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:00am

Ryanair, Europe's biggest short-haul airline, plans to reduce winter services at its main London hub and pursue growth at other bases because of weakened British economic prospects following the country's vote to leave the EU.

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower after 4 weeks of gains

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 7:50am

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

Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairs

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 7:40am

An East River tunnel that carries one of New York City's most crowded subway lines will be closed for a year and a half starting in January 2019.

AMC makes final $1.2B bid for Carmike Cinemas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 7:00am

AMC Theatres is making its final bid for Carmike Cinemas Inc., offering to buy the movie theater operator in an approximately $1.2 billion deal including debt.

The Latest: Kerry talks with Brunei foreign minister on laws

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 6:20am

The Latest on the meeting in Laos of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (all times local):

Hastert attorney wants breach-of-contract lawsuit dismissed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 5:50am

An attorney for Dennis Hastert has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a victim of sexual abuse seeking outstanding hush-money payments from the imprisoned former U.S. House speaker.

Budget cuts forces local hospitals to pick-up slack

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 5:40am

Some hospitals are increasing services for poor Mississippians, as county health clinics face tightening budgets.

Verizon confirms $4.83B buyout of online pioneer Yahoo, marking end of an era for company that once defined the internet

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 5:10am

Verizon confirms $4.83B buyout of online pioneer Yahoo, marking end of an era for company that once defined the internet.

Gov. Sandoval off to Australia for 2-week trade mission

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 3:50am

Gov. Brian Sandoval is off to Australia for a two-week trade mission focused on mining, gambling and water technology.

AP Exclusive: Pricey drugs overwhelm Medicare safeguard

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 3:20am

A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at taxpayer expense, government numbers show.

German business optimism down only a bit after Brexit vote

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 3:20am

A closely watched index of German business optimism declined only slightly in July following Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

Ericsson CEO steps down amid tightened competition

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 3:10am

Hans Vestberg has stepped down as CEO and president of telecoms company Ericsson as the company struggles to improve earnings amid tightening competition.