Sunday, April 30, 2017

Business News

A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, April 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

BY JOE McDONALD BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mixed Friday amid renewed jitters over North Korea and conflicting signals from President Donald Trump about U.S. trade policy. KEEPING ...
In this Dec. 13, 2016, file photo, Anthony Levandowski, head of Uber's self-driving program, speaks about their driverless car in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

BY MICHAEL LIEDTKE SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The executive running Uber’s self-driving car division is stepping aside while the company defends itself against charges that he provided the project with ...
President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi is on his way to a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

BY PAN PYLAS LONDON (AP) — Inflation in the 19-country eurozone rose to the European Central Bank’s goal in April as an improvement in the economy helped drive up prices, ...
This Jan. 4, 2010, file photo shows an historic marker on Wall Street in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

BY STAN CHOE NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes fluttered up and down Thursday, then ended the day a hair above where they started. The slight gains were enough ...
President Donald Trump speaks at the Interior Department in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, before signing an Antiquities Executive Order. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

BY MARLEY JAY NEW YORK (AP) — To understand taxes, you have to think about geography. Don’t worry, this will make sense eventually. The U.S. has high corporate taxes compared ...
In this April 15, 2017 photo, a shopper walks among stacks of discount soda at a Walmart story in Santa Fe, New Mexico. (AP Photo/Morgan Lee)

BY MORGAN LEE SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It’s being pitched as an educational lifeline for impoverished preschool-aged children and condemned as the latest example of local government overreach sweeping ...

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling about 250,000 small pickup trucks mainly in North America because the rear wheels have the potential to lock up, causing drivers to lose control. ...
In this Wednesday, April 5, 2017, file photo provided by Amtrak, workers repair rails inside New York's Penn Station. (Chuck Gomez/Amtrak via AP, File)

BY DAVID PORTER NEW YORK (AP) — Rail travelers who have endured major disruptions recently at the nation’s busiest rail station are likely to see more delays this summer, because ...
President Donald Trump signs the Education Federalism Executive Order during a federalism event with governors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

BY JILL COLVIN WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free ...
In this Aug. 23, 2016 file photo, the entrance to Universal Studios is shown in Universal City, California. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

BY TALI ARBEL NEW YORK (AP) — One of Comcast’s fastest-growing businesses hasn’t been selling cable or internet subscriptions — or making movies and TV shows, or selling TV ads. ...
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