Sam Mednick, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:48am
The United States is targeting South Sudan's state-owned oil company, its oil and mining ministries and a dozen other oil-related entities in an attempt to stem the financial flow fuelling the country's civil war.
Tom Krisher, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:46am
Shareholders of electric car and solar panel maker Tesla Inc. have approved an ambitious pay package for iconic CEO Elon Musk that could net him more than $50 billion if he meets lofty milestones over the next decade, according to a person briefed on the vote.
Russell Contreras, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:44am
Dolores Huerta, the social activist who formed a farmworkers union with Cesar Chavez and whose "Si, Se Puede" chant inspired Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign's "Yes We Can" slogan, is the subject of a new PBS documentary.
Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:36am
Negotiators on a $1.3 trillion government spending bill dropped protections for so-called Dreamer immigrants and gave President Donald Trump only a partial victory on funding for his U.S.-Mexico border wall as talks entered the final stage on Wednesday.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 9:47am
U.S. stocks are mostly higher Wednesday as investors wait for news on interest rates from the Federal Reserve. The Fed is widely expected to raise rates, and investors will be watching closely for clues about how many more increases the central bank may make this year and also for the Fed's assessment of how the economy is doing.
The Dutch government has sent legislation to Parliament that clears the way for prosecution in the Netherlands of any suspects identified in the long-running investigation into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine.