Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Business News

In this photo taken Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, a barista pours steamed milk in a coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles.

BY BRIAN MELLEY LOS ANGELES (AP) — A future cup of coffee in California could give you jitters before you even take a sip. A nonprofit group wants coffee manufacturers, ...
In this Oct. 14, 2014, file photo, Carlos Rafael talks on the phone at Homer's Wharf near his herring boat F/V Voyager in New Bedford, Mass.

BOSTON (AP) — A U.S. fishing magnate known as The Codfather who pleaded guilty to evading fishing quotas and smuggling money to Portugal was sentenced on Monday to nearly four ...
In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, file photo, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange.

BY STAN CHOE NEW YORK (AP) — Technology stocks slammed into reverse on Monday, and the losses overshadowed gains in other areas of the market to send broad U.S. indexes ...
In this June 15, 2017, photo, a customer inserts a credit card to buy gas in Haverhill, Mass.

Gas prices are continuing to fall as normalcy begins to settle back in after a month of wild and destructive weather. Prices at the pump shot up in August and ...
In this photo taken Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, passengers board an Alaska Airlines jet from the rear using stairs at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska.

BY MARK THIESSEN ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Claire Richardson remembers taking off from Nome in an airplane uniquely configured for Alaska when a horrible smell seeped into the passenger area. ...
The Uber website is displayed on a phone in London, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017.

BY DANICA KIRKA LONDON (AP) — The new CEO of Uber offered contrition for past mistakes on Monday, just days after London’s transport authority said it would scrap the company’s ...
President Donald Trump listens during a luncheon with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in New York

BY CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON (AP) — Most business economists expect the Trump administration’s efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement will make no difference to the U.S. economy ...
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, left, meets Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the Zhongnanhai state guesthouse in Beijing, China, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017.

BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday that Washington is hoping for concrete progress during President Donald Trump’s planned trip to China amid rising trade tensions. Ross ...
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull comments on a deal with the United States accepting refugees from Australia at Parliament House in Canberra, Monday, Jan. 30, 2017. (Mick Tsikas/AAP Image via AP)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia announced on Monday it would create its own space agency to increase its share of the $330 billion space economy. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said ...
An Uber App is displayed on a phone in London, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017.

LONDON (AP) — London’s mayor said Saturday that people angry about the decision by transit authorities to strip Uber of its license to operate in the city should blame the ...
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