Matthew Lee and Josh Lederman, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 12:51pm
Exxon Mobil Corp. showed "reckless disregard" for U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's CEO, the Treasury Department said Thursday. The U.S. fined the company $2 million.
Health officials say a test has confirmed norovirus in a person who reported eating at a Chipotle in Virginia. But they say it's not yet enough to determine the cause of illnesses reported at the location.
U.S. stocks are wavering between small gains and losses Thursday afternoon as health care companies including Abbott Laboratories are rising as investors focus on quarterly results. Some weak earnings are putting a dent in industrial and basic materials companies. The European Central bank left its key interest rate unchanged. Major stock indexes closed at record highs a day earlier.
Alan Fram and Erica Werner, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 12:02pm
A revised Republican health care bill would drive up the number of uninsured Americans by 22 million by 2026, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Thursday in a report unlikely to help GOP leaders persuade their party's senators to back the reeling legislation in an upcoming showdown vote.
Battling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain on Thursday promised to return to work, leveling fresh criticism at the Trump administration and aiming a good-natured dig at Republican and Democratic colleagues who were jolted by news of the six-term lawmaker's diagnosis.
Raphael Satter and Frank Bajak, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 11:12am
Two of the world's most notorious darknet marketplaces have been knocked out in a one-two punch that officials say yielded a trove of new intelligence about the drug merchants that operate out of the hidden corners of the internet.
Texas A&M has removed a provost and executive vice president from her post after an audit found "significant" conflicts of interest after university contracts were awarded to a business run by her spouse.
London police who are struggling to identify victims of the fire at the Grenfell Tower apartment building have sought help from experts with experience: those who worked on recovering victims following the Sept. 11 attacks in the U.S.
John Seewer, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 9:22am
The company that developed the Dakota Access oil pipeline is entangled in another fight, this time in Ohio where work on its multi-state natural gas pipeline has wrecked wetlands, flooded farm fields and flattened a 170-year-old farmhouse.