Mae Anderson, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 1:48pm
The crisis-management playbook is pretty simple: Get ahead of the story, update authorities and the public regularly, assume responsibility and take decisive action. Crisis-management experts say Facebook is 0-for-4.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 1:42pm
U.S. stocks are higher Wednesday afternoon, but it's been a bumpy ride. Stocks initially rallied after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates, a move investors had expected, but later they shed that gain and went back to roughly where they started.
Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 1:28pm
A measure strengthening the federal background check system for gun purchases will be included in the $1.3 trillion government spending bill being negotiated by congressional leaders, aides said Wednesday.
Bruce Schreiner, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 12:54pm
Hundreds of Kentucky teachers flexed their political muscle with a rally Wednesday outside the state Capitol, seeking to bury a proposed pension overhaul and win more state education funding from the Republican-led legislature.
Raf Casert, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 12:46pm
EU Council President Donald Tusk insisted Wednesday that the European Union and Britain were on the cusp of a major Brexit breakthrough over the border in Ireland, where one part of the island will be part of the EU and the other won't when the U.K. leaves the bloc.
The International Labor Organization is investigating if Venezuela's government violated global accords that protect the political and economic rights of employers. The ILO said Wednesday it had set up a commission to determine whether Venezuela violated treaties related to the right of employers to form associations and be consulted when minimum wages are set.