Youkyung Lee, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 21st - 3:38am
Asian retail and chewing gum giant Lotte has accepted the resignation of its co-CEO after he was convicted of bribery and embezzlement in a wide-ranging corruption scandal that brought down South Korea's president.
Catherine Lucey and Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 21st - 3:36am
As a grieving Florida community demanded action on guns, President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Justice Department to move to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre. It was a small sign of movement on the gun violence issue that has long tied Washington in knots.
Official figures show that basic wages in Britain are on the up but are still lagging price rises, meaning that household incomes remain stretched as the country enters a crucial stage in Brexit discussions.
Muneeza Naqvi, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 21st - 2:00am
Donald Trump Jr. said Wednesday any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he embarked on a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.
Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 11:12pm
The Russians are going to try it again. Even President Donald Trump's intelligence chiefs say so. But with congressional primaries just two weeks away, the U.S. has done little to aggressively combat the kinds of Russian election meddling that was recently unmasked in federal court.
Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 10:14pm
A California senator likely engaged in unwanted flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with six women he worked with, including four subordinates, according to an independent investigation released Tuesday.
Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 9:22pm
Long before her frightening birth, before the awful moments when everyone wondered if she would survive, before anyone knew how tough she could be, Ailsa Polo's destiny was linked to an isle of granite.
Elaine Kurtenbach, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 8:18pm
Shares were higher in Asia on Wednesday, supported by rosy manufacturing data from Japan. The gains came despite losses on Wall Street, where a six-day winning streak was snapped by a plunge in Walmart stock and losses in other sectors.
Scott Smith and Christine Armario, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 7:50pm
Cash-strapped Venezuela on Tuesday became the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, a move President Nicolas Maduro celebrated as putting his country on the world's technological forefront.