Trans-Atlantic talks to create a massive free trade zone between the United States and the European Union continue to be held back because of divergences on key issues, making success under President Barack Obama's administration ever less likely.
Thomas Beaumont and Jill Colvin, Associated Press | Posted May 2nd - 7:00am
On the eve of Indiana's primary, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are looking past their struggling rivals and directly at each other, previewing the caustic one-on-one race that seems inevitable if they sew up the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations.
Josh Funk, Associated Press | Posted May 2nd - 5:40am
Investor Warren Buffett says he would be willing to sell Berkshire Hathaway's big investments in American Express, Coca-Cola and other companies if he found a significantly better option, but he still believes in those companies.
Scott McFetridge, Associated Press | Posted May 2nd - 5:30am
Half-ton pickup trucks crowd the curb outside the One Horse Saloon, a neon Coors Light sign in the window and rib-eye steaks on the menu, but otherwise Nickerson, Nebraska, is nearly silent on a spring evening, with only rumbling freight trains interrupting bird songs.
Germany and some other EU countries are planning to ask the EU Commission for an extension of border controls within the Schengen passport-free travel zone for another six months because they fear a new wave of migrants.
Tassanee Vejpongsa, Associated Press | Posted May 2nd - 3:50am
Japan's foreign minister announced a $7 billion initiative Monday to promote development in Southeast Asia's Mekong region, which encompasses parts of Vietnam, Laos and Thailand through which the river flows.
Youkyung Lee, Associated Press | Posted May 2nd - 3:40am
British consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser apologized Monday for selling deadly disinfectants that killed or injured hundreds of people, five years after the government ordered the company to remove the products from shelves for health risks.