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Shell fined for explosions, gas leak at Dutch chemical plant

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:00am

A Dutch court has fined oil giant Shell 2.5 million euros ($2.8 million) for breaching Dutch labor and environmental laws in a case linked to two explosions and a gas leak at a chemical plant south of Rotterdam.

Huawei says US sanctions will cost it billions in revenue

Dake Kang and Yanan Wang, Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 9:57am

Huawei's founder said Monday that the Chinese telecom giant's revenue will be $30 billion less than forecast over the next two years, as he compared the company to a "badly damaged plane" as a result of U.S. government actions against it.

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, building on recent gains

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 9:57am

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Domino's teams up with Nuro to test autonomous delivery

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 9:45am

Domino's plans to test pizza delivery using fully autonomous vehicles in Houston.

Hunt begins for the cause of huge South American blackout

Luis Andres Henao and Paul Byrne, Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 9:39am

The lights were back on Monday across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a huge blackout that affected tens of millions people, but authorities remained in the dark about the cause of the grid collapse and continued to calculate the economic damage.

US companies' message to Trump: Don't expand China tariffs

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:34am

What happens if President Donald Trump carries out his threat to impose tariffs on the remaining $300 billion in Chinese goods that he hasn't already hit with 25% import taxes?

Kenya patient free of Ebola, as Congo, Uganda fight outbreak

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 9:29am

Kenyan health officials say that a sick woman does not have Ebola.

Part of bourbon warehouse collapses in western Kentucky

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:26am

Part of a bourbon warehouse in western Kentucky collapsed during a thunderstorm.

'Hunger Games' prequel novel coming in 2020

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:14am

A decade after seemingly wrapping up "The Hunger Games," Suzanne Collins is bringing readers back to Panem. A prequel, set 64 years before the beginning of her multimillion-selling trilogy, is coming next year.

Patrick Drahi taking Sotheby's private in deal worth $3.7B

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 9:03am

Billionaire entrepreneur and art collector Patrick Drahi is taking auction house Sotheby's private in a deal valued at $3.7 billion.

Lockheed Martin announces $142M expansion of Arkansas plant

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:02am

Lockheed Martin says it is spending $142 million and hiring 326 new workers over the next few years as it expands its south Arkansas facility.

WinCo's frozen raspberries from Washington farm recalled

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:58am

Frozen red raspberries from a Washington state farm are being recalled across the western U.S.

The Latest: EU waits for official report on Iran compliance

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 8:57am

The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions between Iran and the U.S. (all times local):

Grains mostly higher, livestock mixed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:40am

Grain futures were mostly higher Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Protesters demand that embattled Hong Kong leader resign

Christopher Bodeen and Tassanee Vejpongsa, Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 8:39am

Demonstrators in Hong Kong gathered Monday outside the office of the city's leader, demanding that she step down in the crisis over a highly unpopular extradition bill that has tested the durability of China's promises to respect the former British colony's quasi-autonomy.

The Latest: Hong Kong police seek to defuse public anger

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 8:24am

The Latest on protests in Hong Kong against an extradition bill (all times local):

Supreme Court sides with Virginia in uranium mining ban case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:21am

The Supreme Court is siding with the state of Virginia in a case about the state's decades-old ban on mining radioactive uranium, and ruling that a lawsuit challenging the ban was properly dismissed.

Boeing apologizes for Max crashes as Airbus rakes in sales

Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 8:07am

Boeing executives apologized Monday to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia, as the U.S. plane maker struggles to regain the trust of regulators, pilots and the global traveling public.

The Latest: Little dealmaking for Boeing after crashes

The Associated Press  |  Updated Jun 17th - 7:57am

The Latest on the Paris Air Show (all times local):