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US consumer prices climb 0.4% in October on surging gasoline prices

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:31am

US consumer prices climb 0.4% in October on surging gasoline prices.

Tech Data Opens Cyber Range to Champion Cybersecurity Training, Demonstration and Engagement

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:01am

a skills gap that continues to grow, according to Cybersecurity Ventures.

Prague international airport plans $2.4 billion expansion

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 5:16am

The Czech prime minister says the state-run Prague international airport is set to expand to meet growing demand.

Slow down: Dutch cut max speed limit to rein in pollution

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 4:46am

The Dutch government is lowering the top speed limit on highways in a bid to put the brakes on emissions of the pollutant nitrogen oxide.

Chinese buyer of British Steel looks to grow abroad

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 2:31am

Jingye Group's purchase of British Steel Ltd. gives the privately owned Chinese steelmaker a chance to grow outside a home market dominated by giant state-owned mills.

World thirst for oil keeps growing, with SUVs a key culprit

Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:49am

The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and consumers' insatiable appetite for SUVs is a big reason why.

Update on the latest in business:

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:33am

Asian stocks sank today after President Donald Trump threatened more tariff hikes on Chinese imports if talks aimed at ending a trade war fail to produce an interim agreement.

Lebanese protesters back in streets, major highways blocked

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 12:49am

Lebanese protesters are blocking major highways with burning tires and roadblocks, saying they will remain in the streets following a televised interview in which the president urged them to go home.

Germany hails Tesla plan to build new factory near Berlin

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 12:31am

Germany on Wednesday hailed Tesla's decision to build its first European factory in the country, days after the government said it would boost subsidies for buyers of electrics cars.

California regulators to open inquiry into power outages

Janie Har, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 11:03pm

California regulators are voting Wednesday on whether to open an investigation into pre-emptive power outages that blacked out large parts of the state for much of October as strong winds sparked fears of wildfires.

Global stocks sink after Trump threatens more China tariffs

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 11:01pm

Global stocks sank Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened more tariff hikes on Chinese imports if talks aimed at ending a trade war fail to produce an interim agreement.

Case of former Phoenix body donation facility goes to jury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:20pm

Jurors have started deliberations in the civil trial involving a now-closed body donation facility in Phoenix.

Pentagon chief tries to keep Asia in focus with second trip

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:15pm

The Pentagon is trying to retain its focus on Asia with a second trip to the region by Defense Secretary Mark Esper. He sets out Wednesday for a weeklong trip as the Middle East again commands more attention in Washington and more demands on U.S. troops.

Powell to testify before Congress as Fed pauses rate cuts

Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:05pm

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is due to testify Wednesday in Congress about the outlook for the U.S. economy, giving his perspective two weeks after the Fed cut interest rates for a third time this year.

Spotlight on Texas' '10-day rule' in life support cases

Jamie Stengle, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:04pm

A legal challenge to a hospital's decision to remove a 9-month-old girl from a ventilator is shining a spotlight on the Texas law that gives families who disagree with doctors 10 days to find a new facility before life-sustaining treatment is withdrawn.

Economy in mind, Bolsonaro softens tone on China

David Biller and Diane Jeantet, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:00pm

What a difference a year makes.

Wyoming panel passes update to drilling application process

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 9:38pm

Wyoming's Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has voted to update its permit application process.

Cutting-Edge Products and Latest Tech to Go on Show in Shenzhen

Business Wire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 9:33pm

running from Wednesday to Sunday, in Shenzhen, South China’s Guangdong province — are the launches of the latest products and technologies.

Afghan officials: Kabul car bomb killed 12, including kids

Rahim Faiez and Tameem Akhgar, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 8:44pm

A car bombing in Kabul during morning rush hour Wednesday targeted a private security company's convoy, with officials later saying that 12 people were killed, including children.