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Mine operator cited for fatality at Nevada gold mine

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 11:16am

An Idaho-based mine operator has been issued a citation for a death that occurred after a roof collapsed at its Nevada gold mine.

China suspends license of Canadian canola company

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 11:07am

China has suspended the license of a second major Canadian canola exporter, a blow to a $2 billion export sector that is widely seen as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei.

US targets 'vast network' for evading Iran sanctions

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:50am

The Trump administration moved Tuesday to break up a group of Iranian-linked companies that has transferred around $1 billion to Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions on the country.

Pioneering medical drone program takes off in North Carolina

Jonathan Drew, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:39am

A pioneering use of drones to fly blood samples across a North Carolina hospital campus launched Tuesday in the latest move to expand their roles in business and health care.

Norway avalanche kills 2 people in construction machines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:37am

Norwegian police say an avalanche in northern Norway has killed two people.

Nevada lifting horse quarantines ordered for herpes virus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:36am

Nevada agriculture officials say they will lift by the end of the week all quarantines ordered after three horses tested positive for an equine herpes virus.

German magazine ordered to pull claims about Iranian group

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:32am

A German court has ordered weekly magazine Der Spiegel to pull passages from an article that said an exiled Iranian opposition group engaged in "torture" and "psychoterror," saying the article didn't support the allegations.

AP source: OxyContin maker reaches $270M settlement with Oklahoma over prescription painkiller's role in opioid crisis

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:55am

AP source: OxyContin maker reaches $270M settlement with Oklahoma over prescription painkiller's role in opioid crisis.

US ratchets up dispute with Venezuela's Maduro at WTO body

Jamey Keaten, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:39am

The United States on Tuesday blocked a meeting of the World Trade Organization's dispute body, gumming up its operations over the Trump administration refusal to recognize the government of President Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela.

Fuel prices, the US dollar take off, and drag on Carnival

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:09am

Carnival slashed its profit expectations for the year with rising fuel costs and a strong dollar squeeze the cruise company.

EU ignores US calls to ban Huawei in 5G cyber blueprint

Kelvin Chan, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:04am

The European Commission has ignored U.S. calls to ban Chinese tech supplier Huawei as it announced a series of new cybersecurity recommendations for next-generation mobile networks.

German prosecutors investigating Israel submarine deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:56am

German prosecutors have launched their own investigation into the sale of submarines to Israel, where several former aides to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and ex-officials already face corruption-related charges.

What Next? UK lawmakers seize control, aim to unblock Brexit

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:43am

With the date and terms of Britain's departure from the European Union mired in uncertainty, Parliament has seized control of the political process so lawmakers can try to hammer out a way forward. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Theresa May still hopes to win approval for her twice-rejected divorce deal with the bloc.

The good, bad and the unknown of Apple's new services

Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:37am

It took a while, but finally — and with the carefully curated help of Oprah, Big Bird and Goldman Sachs — Apple has at last unveiled a new streaming TV service, its own branded credit card and a news subscription product.

The good, bad and the unknown of Apple's new services

Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:37am

It took a while, but finally — and with the carefully curated help of Oprah, Big Bird and Goldman Sachs — Apple has at last unveiled a new streaming TV service, its own branded credit card and a news subscription product.

2,600 pounds of sausage products recalled; may contain metal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:37am

A New Hampshire food company is recalling over 2,600 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage products that could contain metal.

US consumer confidence weakens in March

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:33am

American consumers were feeling less confident this month amid continued volatility in the financial markets.

Croatia detains 12 in probe into key shipyard wrongdoings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:10am

Croatian police say they have detained 12 people suspected of multiple criminal actions in a shipbuilding company that has been struggling with losses.

Wag Founders Bring Popular E-Bike Company Wheels to Los Angeles

Wheels, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:03am

the largest dockless mobility market in the country — with devices in all major metro markets including Venice, Hollywood, Brentwood, West LA, Westwood, Miracle Mile, Mid City and others. This comes on the heels of an in-depth 300-hour research study across eight locations in San Diego showing Wheels leading the dockless economy with 41% of rides and the highest consumer preference of any device.