Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 8:30am
U.S. stocks are slightly higher Tuesday morning as health care companies including makers of scientific instruments and drugs rise. Beverage makers are also gaining, leading household products makers upward. Stocks rose for the past three trading days following a steep loss last Wednesday.
Andrew Taylor and Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 8:12am
President Donald Trump Tuesday is unveiling a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts to programs for the poor in a bid to balance the government's books over the next decade.
Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 7:05am
French President Emmanuel Macron is holding meetings with unions and business organizations to discuss reforming the country's labor market, which many blame for France's sub-par economic performance over recent years.
Kaweewit Kaewjinda, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 6:39am
Thailand's prime minister said Tuesday that authorities will use any means necessary to track down the perpetrators behind a bomb attack at a hospital that wounded more than 20 people, while the ruling junta said security elsewhere in the country was being reviewed.
Stan Choe, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 5:16am
The typical CEO at the biggest U.S. companies got an 8.5 percent raise last year, raking in $11.5 million in salary, stock and other compensation last year, according to a study by executive data firm Equilar for The Associated Press. That's the biggest raise in three years.
Maria Cheng, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 4:00am
As the World Health Organization struggled to coordinate vaccine production during the 2009 swine flu pandemic, its director-general met with Vladimir Putin, then Russia's prime minister, during an official visit to Moscow.