US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of home

June 24, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — At San Francisco's Tawla restaurant, Muna Anaee powdered her hands with flour and gently broke off a piece of golden dough to prepare bread eaten in Iraq, the country she fle... more »»

 
 
 
'Jurassic World' sequel stomps its way to $150 million debut

June 24, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The dinosaurs still rule the box office.

"Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" surpassed expectations to open with $150 million in ticket sales in U.S. more »»

US imported more seafood in 2017 than any prior year

June 24, 2018

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States imported more seafood last year than at any point in its history, and the nation's trade deficit in the sector is growing, federal data show.

The U.S. more »»

Etihad to loan pilots to competing UAE airline Emirates

June 24, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Long-haul airline Etihad Airways will loan pilots to competing Dubai-based carrier Emirates under a new program, officials acknowledged Sunday, marking a rare... more »»

Hundreds march in Berlin to demand an end to using coal

June 24, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of protesters are marching through the German capital to demand an end to burning coal to produce electricity. more »»

UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

June 24, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Pro-Brexit politicians and business figures are urging British Prime Minister Theresa May to be ready to walk away from the European Union without a trade agreement, despite warning... more »»

BNSF: Estimated 230,000 gallons of oil spilled in derailment

June 23, 2018

DOON, Iowa (AP) — An estimated 230,000 gallons (870,619 liters) of crude oil spilled into floodwaters in the northwestern corner of Iowa following a train derailment, a railroad official said... more »»

Cause of Iowa derailment, oil spill amount still under wraps

June 23, 2018

DOON, Iowa (AP) — Crews were scrambling Saturday to clean up a BNSF oil train derailment in northwest Iowa that dumped crude into floodwaters, while officials seek to get a handle on the extent o... more »»

OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase

June 23, 2018

VIENNA (AP) — OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel said Saturday they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil —... more »»

Xiaomi seeks to raise up to $6 billion in Hong Kong IPO

June 23, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. more »»

Pro-EU protesters march in London, demand new vote on Brexit

June 23, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Thousands of anti-Brexit protesters marched Saturday in London to demand a new referendum on leaving the European Union, as a divided Britain marked the second anniversary of its... more »»

Johnson urges clean Brexit, 2 years after UK vote to quit EU

June 23, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Leading Brexit supporters talked tough and their opponents took to the streets, as a divided U.K. marked the second anniversary on Saturday of its vote to leave the European Union. more »»

Xiaomi seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in Hong Kong IPO

June 23, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Xiaomi Corp. says it seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in the upcoming initial public offering that would value the Chinese smartphone maker at as much as $70.3 billion. more »»

Honduran girl in symbolic photo not separated from mother

June 22, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — A crying Honduran girl depicted in a widely-seen photograph that became a symbol for many of President Donald Trump's immigration policies was not actually separated from her... more »»

US stocks finish mostly higher as energy companies climb

June 22, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices and energy companies rallied Friday after OPEC said it will produce more oil, but not as much as investors feared. While trade tensions remained in the headlines, U.S. more »»

The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

June 22, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on America's disputes with its trading partners (all times local):

3:05 p.m. more »»

OPEC agrees to pump more oil but crude prices jump anyway

June 22, 2018

VIENNA (AP) — The countries of the OPEC cartel agreed on Friday to pump 1 million barrels more crude oil per day, a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices. more »»

For once in a tie, Greek PM Tsipras hails new debt deal

June 22, 2018

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — For once sporting a necktie, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Friday pledged to tread the path of fiscal prudence after international creditors announced new debt... more »»

Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

June 22, 2018

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Cradling her four-month-old daughter, Nour Obeid scans the car showroom and heads to the mid-sized SUV. more »»

Greek leader dons tie in sartorial relief over bailout end

June 22, 2018

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has donned a tie, for the first time in more than three years in office, to celebrate the debt relief deal agreed by the country's... more »»

Surging oil prices and energy companies send stocks higher

June 22, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Friday as energy companies climb along with the price of oil. more »»