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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):

Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era

Michael Liedtke and Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 7:50am

Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet.

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.

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

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 7:20am

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.

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.

Kerry meets Southeast Asia ministers after Chinese win

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 5:50am

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday stressed the importance of complying with a rules-based international system in a meeting with his counterparts from South East Asia shortly after they were unable to agree on a statement criticizing China for territorial expansion in the South China Sea.

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.

Japan sees trade surplus in June as imports drop 19 percent

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 2:30am

Japan posted a better-than-expected trade surplus in June, as imports fell nearly 19 percent, outpacing a more modest decline in exports.

'Pokemon Go' players stumble on hidden history

Matt O'Brien, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 11:10pm

Historical markers have long dotted the landscape, often barely noticed by passers-by — until they became treasure-filled stops this month on the "Pokemon Go" trail.

Breaking down the gender stereotypes in kids' clothing

Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 11:10pm

Pink for girls. Truck motifs for boys. A growing number of parents want to get outside those parameters when it comes to dressing their kids.

Farewell to VCRs: Japanese maker to shelve once-hit product

Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:40pm

Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video cassette recorder.

China to shut political, social news sites run by websites

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:00pm

Beijing authorities have shut down several edgy news programs run by major web portals in the latest round of efforts to restrict reporting of political and social news.