Frank Bajak and Raphael Satter, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 12:27pm
Network technology company Cisco Systems said Wednesday that a half a million routers had been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine, raising the specter of large-scale disruption timed to the upcoming Champions League soccer final there.
Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 12:12pm
Federal Reserve officials earlier this month discussed a number of risks facing the economy, from rising wage pressures to possible harm from administration trade policies. But in the end, officials concluded that the Fed should be on track to keep hiking interest rates gradually.
Mead Gruver, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 12:08pm
Block Chain Gang LLC, Crypto Cowboy, Something Something Blockchain LLC: Based on the names of dozens of new companies registering to set up shop in Wyoming, the state's effort to lure the latest tech craze appears to be paying off.
Ken Thomas, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 12:04pm
President Donald Trump predicted Wednesday that U.S. automakers and auto workers would be "very happy" with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement, which have stalled amid a dispute over rules for car production.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 11:48am
U.S. stocks are lower in wobbly trading Wednesday as banks drop along with bond yields. Energy and industrial companies are also down. Investors are concerned about the European economy after a measure of business activity in the region fell to an 18-month low in May. Target is sliding after big investments in its operations cut into its first-quarter profit while Tiffany is soaring after issuing a strong report.
Mike Catalini, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 11:47am
Legislation that would authorize $300 million annually to rescue New Jersey's nuclear energy industry — a request for financial help made by the state's largest utility company — was signed into law Wednesday.
Scott Bauer, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 11:42am
Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group said Wednesday that it remains committed to its $10 billion Wisconsin manufacturing facility, rejecting a report that it's considering reducing its initial investment by making display screens for smaller electronics, like phones, rather than large screens for televisions.
Christine Armario, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 11:09am
The giant metal pots in the kitchen of a drab Bogota cafeteria are filled with simple dishes like vegetable rice. But Edgary Granadillo's delicate arrangement of the plates he sets before rushed lunchtime office workers hints at the finer dishes he once served.