NEW YORK (AP) — Disney's "The Jungle Book" trounced a handful of underperforming new releases to rule the box office for a third consecutive week, while next week's certain champ, "Captain America: Civil War," began setting records overseas.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar's largest bank has acknowledged that some purported customer data disclosed online may be authentic and says it has hired an outside expert to review potential vulnerabilities to its computer systems.
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — The first new hotel in more than 50 years is set to open in Asbury Park at the end of May.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Mossberg is among a group of pioneers looking to build a safer gun.
Becoming a homeowner is still the American Dream for many people. You apply for a 15- or 30-year mortgage and add as many home upgrades and improvements as possible. In addition to hoping it’s a seller’s market when you put…
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate an advertising technique that uses mobile phone data to learn about people who pass by billboards.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation.
Changing in government accounting standards will require full disclosure of the financial impact of subsidies
Stores here employ same number of people they did in 1990
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway's first-quarter profit grew 8 percent largely because of the way it had to account for its Duracell acquisition on paper, but profits fell at its BNSF railroad and at its insurance units.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Employees at the Saudi Binladin Group, a construction giant, have set fire to more than seven company buses in the latest protest by disgruntled staff over not being paid salaries for months and a large…
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. senator's call for an investigation into the practices of an outdoor advertising company in New York (all times local):
It's not vegan because it's trendy, it's vegan because it's better.
Region needs to develop market plans, improve infrastructure to tap into rapid growth of shipping, newly formed group says
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq says April crude oil exports have increased by 2.3 percent from the previous month, filling cash-strapped coffers amid an acute economic crisis.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — With about 92 percent of the world's declared chemical weapons stockpiles destroyed, the watchdog agency overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking now to counter emerging threats from extremist groups while…
Tim Wentworth will take over as CEO on Wednesday
Clear family communication can make an unequal distribution easier to accept
It’s unclear exactly how much convention business boosts taxes or creates jobs.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Emergency crews pulled the wrecked fuselage of an Airbus EC-225 helicopter out of the sea Saturday off western Norway after a crash that killed all 13 people on board.
Daytona Beach, Florida-based iGun Technology Corp. has been developing a "smart gun," a firearm that uses a ring with a chip in it to send a signal to a circuit board embedded in the firearm so that only an authorized…
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — As synthetic drugs become more popular, prosecutors in New York and a dozen other states are finding themselves stymied by a law that allows them to charge drivers with drugged-driving only if they're under the influence…
Buying something used vs. new is a classic way to save money. Garage sales and thrift stores are standard for this type of commerce. But these days, thanks to apps and the internet, there are dozens of ways to buy…
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Brussels Airport is reopening its departure hall for the first time since deadly Islamic extremist attacks on March 22.
Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. A look at some May Day events:
BEIJING (AP) — China's manufacturing activity was weaker than expected in April, according to a survey by an industry group.
Thousands of boomers face a potentially difficult decision.
Index mutual funds beat active management in both long and short run
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber and advocates for the blind have reached a lawsuit settlement in which the ride-hailing company agrees to require that existing and new drivers confirm they understand their legal obligations to transport riders with guide dogs…
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 4 million Nissan cars are being recalled due to major safety problems where passenger air bags or seat belts could fail in a crash.