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The Latest: Turkey court rejects release of US pastor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:28am

The Latest on Turkey's currency crisis and diplomatic dispute with the United States (all times local):

Turkish media: higher court also rejects appeal for American pastor's release

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:16am

Turkish media: higher court also rejects appeal for American pastor's release.

Trump asks SEC to look into practicality of corp. reports

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:13am

President Donald Trump says he's asking federal regulators to look into the effectiveness of the quarterly financial reports that publicly traded companies are required to file.

UK lawmakers urge government to relax rules on e-cigarettes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:11am

A committee of British lawmakers is urging the government to loosen restrictions on e-cigarettes as a way of cutting the smoking rate.

Benjamin Smith new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions concerned

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 2:57am

Air France-KLM has named Benjamin Smith, formerly a top executive at Air Canada, as its new CEO and unions said Friday they were concerned he would cut back on wages and work conditions.

US threatens more sanctions, keeping alive Turkish crisis

Suzan Fraser, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 2:06am

Turkey and the United States exchanged new threats of sanctions Friday, keeping alive a diplomatic and financial crisis that is threatening the economic stability of the NATO country.

Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

David McHugh, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 1:43am

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday — thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump, whose sanctions and criticisms over trade, energy and NATO have created new worries for both leaders.

Global markets lose steam in European trading

Elaine Kurtenbach, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:41am

World stock markets turned lower during European trading hours Friday as investors worried again about Turkey's financial trouble, after Asian stocks rose on news China is preparing to resume trade discussions with the U.S.

Saudi Arabia says it's given $100 million to northeast Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 10:31pm

Saudi Arabia said early on Friday that it has contributed $100 million to northeast Syria for "stabilization projects" in areas once held by the Islamic State group and now controlled by U.S.-backed forces.

Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

Stephen Braun, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 10:29pm

Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.

Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 10:19pm

Former U.S. security officials issued scathing rebukes to President Donald Trump on Thursday, admonishing him for yanking a top former spy chief's security clearance in what they cast as an act of political vengeance. Trump said he'd had to do "something" about the "rigged" federal probe of Russian election interference.

Trump team predicts an economic boom, defying most analysts

Josh Boak and Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 10:07pm

Is the latest pickup in U.S. economic growth destined to slow in the years ahead as most analysts say?

APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

Ryan Nakashima, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 7:46pm

Google has revised an erroneous description on its website of how its "Location History" setting works, clarifying that it continues to track users even if they've disabled the setting.

Georgia company sues R. Kelly over damage to rental homes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 7:45pm

An Atlanta-area property company is suing Grammy-winning R&B artist R. Kelly for $203,400 over "extensive damage" to two homes he rented.

More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

Ryan Nakashima, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 7:19pm

More than a thousand Google employees have signed a letter protesting the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship.

Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 6:35pm

An Uber driver from San Francisco is accused of picking up a woman while off-duty and sexually assaulting her, police said Thursday.

The Latest: Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 6:15pm

The Latest on the Veterans Day military parade (all times local):

Chilean officials: Flights hit by wave of false bomb threats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 6:14pm

At least three airliners were forced to make emergency landings or turn back to their original airports in Chile and Peru amid what aviation officials said was a wave of false bomb threats Thursday.

Trump seeks corporate lawyer for US attorney in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 5:51pm

President Donald Trump plans to nominate a former federal prosecutor who is now a partner at a major corporate law firm to the position of U.S. attorney in Northern California, the White House announced on Thursday.