TRUMP TO SIGN U.S.-MEXICO-CANADA TRADE DEAL WEDNESDAY

MIAMI - President Donald Trump will hold a signing ceremony for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement on Wednesday, according to the...

PRIVACY FIRM FINDS UNSECURED CANNABIS PATIENT INFORMATION

SEATTLE - An internet privacy firm says it was able to access private personal information of more than 30,000 medical marijuana patients,...

 
 
 

EXXON MOBIL, BANK OF AMERICA FALL; PG&E, TERADYNE RISE

NEW YORK - Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Thursday: V.F. Corp., down $9.16 to $85.41 The maker of Vans and Timberland...

JUDGE DISMISSES FINAL CHARGE AGAINST MAN IN PIPELINE PROTEST

BISMARCK, N.D. - A judge in North Dakota has dismissed the remaining charge against a South Dakota man who prosecutors alleged was...

 
 
 

NEED A LEGAL POT SHOP IN CALIFORNIA? GRAB YOUR SMARTPHONE

LOS ANGELES - Want to find a legal marijuana shop in California? Grab your smartphone. In another step to curb the state's flourishing...

TRUMP UPS MILEAGE PROPOSAL SLIGHTLY OVER OBAMA STANDARD

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is making a concession on its proposed minimum fuel economy requirement for new vehicles, but...

 
 
 

MARIO MEET HULK: NINTENDO PARK COMING TO UNIVERSAL ORLANDO

ORLANDO, Fla. - Harry Potter and Hulk: Welcome your new neighbors, Mario and Pokemon. A fourth park at Universal Orlando is being created...

NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL VOTES TO BAN CASHLESS BUSINESSES

NEW YORK - New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that...

 
 
 

QUESTIONS LINGER OVER INVESTIGATION INTO JEFF BEZOS' HACKING

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Cybersecurity experts said Thursday there were still many unanswered questions from an investigation...

HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED THURSDAY

Stocks closed mostly higher Thursday as gains in technology and industrial companies offset declines elsewhere in the market. Health...

 
 
 

FIRST STAGE OF EXTRADITION HEARING FOR TOP HUAWEI EXEC ENDS

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - A Canadian judge said Thursday she will announce her decision at a later date after ending the first...

NEW MEXICO LEADS US IN PECAN PRODUCTION

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - The numbers are in and U.S. agricultural officials say New Mexico marked a record year of pecan production in 2019...

 
 
 

EX-PHARMACEUTICAL EXEC GETS 5 1/2 YEARS FOR PUSHING OPIOID

BOSTON - The founder of an Arizona pharmaceutical company was ordered to spend 5 1/2 years in prison Thursday for orchestrating a bribery...

ALERT: JOHN KAPOOR, FOUNDER OF PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY INSYS, GETS 5 1/2 YEARS IN PRISON FOR ORCHESTRATING OPIOID SCHEME

BOSTON - John Kapoor, founder of pharmaceutical company Insys, gets 5 1/2 years in prison for orchestrating opioid scheme.

 
 
 

THE LATEST: SOROS UNVEILS $1B UNIVERSITY PLAN, BLASTS TRUMP

DAVOS, Switzerland - The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland : 10:15 p.m. George Soros says he's injecting $1...

XEROX NOMINATES 11 TO REPLACE HP BOARD

NEW YORK - Xerox will nominate 11 people to replace HP's board, a company that it is targeting for a takeover. In November, the computer...

 
 
 

FALLOUT FROM BOEING 737 MAX SPREADS IN KANSAS, OKLAHOMA

WICHITA, Kan. - Layoffs at Spirit AeroSystems spread Thursday to the airplane parts-maker's plants in Oklahoma amid the widening fallout...

EASING TRADE TENSIONS BODE WELL FOR EMERGING MARKET STOCKS

LOS ANGELES - Several factors are pointing to a possible rebound in emerging market stocks this year. Stocks in China and other developing...

 
 
 

FIRST STAGE OF EXTRADITION HEARING FOR TOP HUAWEI EXEC ENDS

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - A Canadian judge said Thursday she will announce her decision at a later date after she ended the first...

SHOOTINGS IN DOWNTOWN SEATTLE PROMPTING CALLS FOR ACTION

SEATTLE - A shootout in downtown Seattle during the evening commute that left a woman dead and a 9-year-old boy injured was the third...

 
 
 



The Chinese city of Wuhan was a breeding ground for an outbreak, experts...

The Chinese city of Wuhan was a breeding ground for an outbreak, experts say. The coronavirus has infected more than 800 people

A coronavirus outbreak has killed 25 people and infected more than 830 in China. It has spread to eight other countries , including the US. The virus originated in Wuhan, a... Read more ...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

His sentencing is the culmination of a months-long criminal trial that resulted in the first successful prosecution of pharmaceutical executives tied to the opioid epidemic. Read more ...

The CEO of Intel says that the 'insatiable demand' for enough processing...

The CEO of Intel says that the 'insatiable demand' for enough processing power to handle tons of data led it to a big beat on Wall Street expectations

Intel shares rallied more than 6% on Thursday after the chipmaker topped Wall Street expectations for the fourth quarter. The tech giant got a huge lift from its data center... Read more ...

More than 25% of Americans believe Trump should face war-crime charges over...

More than 25% of Americans believe Trump should face war-crime charges over Soleimani's killing

27% of Americans believe President Donald Trump should be charged with war crimes over the drone strike that killed Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, according to a new Insider... Read more ...

George Soros says President Trump is conspiring with Facebook to get reelected

George Soros says President Trump is conspiring with Facebook to get reelected

Well-known liberal billionaire George Soros said he believes Facebook will work with Trump to get the president re-elected, as first reported by Bloomberg . Speaking at Davos... Read more ...

Washington files multistate lawsuit to block 3D gun files

Washington files multistate lawsuit to block 3D gun files

SEATTLE - A move by the Trump administration to allow 3D-printed gun files to be released on the internet would make it easier for terrorists and criminals to access weapons... Read more ...

The Trump administration unveils new rule restricting visas for pregnant...

The Trump administration unveils new rule restricting visas for pregnant travelers to halt 'birth tourism'

The State Department unveiled a new rule on Thursday designed to stop pregnant women who intend to give birth in the US to obtain citizenship for their child. The Trump... Read more ...

Intel CEO: We're confident in the future, generated $3.8 billion in AI...

Intel CEO: We're confident in the future, generated $3.8 billion in AI revenue in 2019

Bob Swan, CEO of the biggest maker of PC and datacenter processors, said in an analyst call today that Intel is confident in its future. Read more ...

Here's the pitch deck that email startup Front used to get get top tech...

Here's the pitch deck that email startup Front used to get get top tech execs like Zoom CEO Eric Yuan to invest in its $59 million Series C round

Front is taking a team based approach to email and combines a company's social media, email, texts and other messages into a shared inbox that an entire team has access to. It... Read more ...

Southwest had a mess of a year because of the 737 Max, and it's only going...

Southwest had a mess of a year because of the 737 Max, and it's only going to get worse - but there are a few bright spots

Southwest Airlines reported fourth quarter and full 2019 earnings following a tumultuous year without its flagship plane, the Boeing 737 Max. The airline is the biggest... Read more ...