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King of Bahrain in Russia for talks with Putin

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 8:41am

President Vladimir Putin has hosted the ruler of Bahrain for talks focused on the Syrian crisis and economic cooperation.

Chipotle stores to open later on Monday for worker meeting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 7:00am

Chipotle restaurants across the U.S. are opening later than usual Monday as workers gather in movie theaters and hotel conference rooms across the country to discuss the chain's recent food safety scares.

Taxi in Prague block traffic, demand higher pay, ban on Uber

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 4:10am

Hundreds of Czech taxi drivers are blocking a major road in downtown Prague to demand higher pay and protest alternative services such as Uber.

Senator scrutinizes pharma links on government pain panel

Matthew Perrone, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 8:41am

A high-ranking Senate Democrat is scrutinizing links between pharmaceutical companies and government advisers who recently criticized efforts to reduce painkiller prescribing.

Apollo Education to go private in $1.1B deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 8:20am

Apollo Education is being taken private in a $1.1 billion deal by a consortium led by private investment firm The Vistria Group.

Feds find Fiat Chrysler gear shifters can confuse drivers

Tom Krisher, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 8:10am

Electronic gear shifters on some newer Fiat Chrysler SUVs and cars are so confusing that drivers have exited the vehicles with the engines running and while they are still in gear, causing crashes and some serious injuries, U.S. safety investigators have determined.

Nurses say understaffing common at New York hospitals

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 7:50am

Nurses in New York want state lawmakers to set minimum staffing requirements to address what they say is a significant understaffing problem at hospitals around New York state, a problem they say puts patients at risk.

Hasbro tops 4Q earnings forecasts

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:50am

Hasbro has reported fourth-quarter earnings of $175.8 million.

Indiana musician, 88, stays busy with music lessons

Phil Wieland(munster) Times, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:50am

After seven decades of sharing his musical talents with listeners and students, Florian Bolsega — Mr. B, as he is called — isn't changing his tune. He's just playing it for free these days and offering music lessons at the local library.

How to fix the euro: Top bankers urge closer ties

David McHugh, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:50am

The top central bankers from France and Germany are joining in an appeal to fix longstanding flaws in the euro currency by more closely integrating their economies and putting more authority over financial policies at the European level.

India says 3Q growth faster than China's at 7.3 percent

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:40am

India said its economy grew 7.3 percent in the last three months of 2015, a rate of expansion that puts the South Asian nation ahead of China's 6.8 percent growth during the same period.

Russia's central bank revokes licenses of 2 banks

Katherine Jacobsen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:30am

Russia's Central Bank effectively closed down two of the country's smaller banks Monday after it revoked their operating licenses, its latest effort to consolidate the sprawling banking sector.

Gallup senator's detox center proposal goes before committee

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:20am

A proposal to fund detox and substance abuse treatment centers for the homeless with money from the state's liquor excise tax is scheduled to go before the state Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee on Monday.

Median Las Vegas-area home price $219,000 in January

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 6:10am

Southern Nevada real estate agents say the area's median home price was $219,000 in January.

After big loss, Credit Suisse CEO asks board: Cut my bonus

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 4:30am

The new CEO of Credit Suisse has proposed that its board make a "significant" cut in his bonus after the Swiss bank posted disappointing earnings last week and announced 4,000 job cuts.

Russian authorities detain 7 on suspicion of terrorist plot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 3:50am

Russia's state security service says it has detained seven people in the country's Ural mountain region on suspicion of terrorist activities.

South Africa's Desmond Tutu defends reconciliation process

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 3:11am

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has defended the reconciliation policy that ended white minority rule in South Africa, saying the country has social and economic problems largely because of later mismanagement.

Qatar acquires stake in Chevron oil project off Morocco

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 2:01am

The Qatari state oil company, Qatar Petroleum, says it has reached a deal with Chevron to acquire 30 percent of its stake in offshore drilling areas in Morocco.

Here is the latest Utah news from The Associated Press

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 1:30am

Cliven Bundy spoke against grazing contracts during a funeral for an Oregon occupation leader who urged ranchers to disavow their contracts with the government. Supporters and family members of Robert "LaVoy" Finicum gathered Friday in Kanab to remember the man killed last month during a confrontation with FBI agents and Oregon state troopers.

Higher ed up next on New York lawmakers' budget agenda

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 1:10am

Higher Education spending is next on the agenda for New York lawmakers as they continue work on the 2016-17 state budget.