The Latest: Truck driver who survived bridge plunge returns

August 16, 2018

MILAN (AP) — The latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all times local):

1:35 p.m. more »»

 
 
 
European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia

August 16, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets are higher in European trading as Turkey's currency crisis abated somewhat and after a downbeat day in Asia. more »»

Italy says death toll will mount in Genoa bridge collapse

August 16, 2018

GENOA, Italy (AP) — The death toll from the collapse of a highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa that is already confirmed to have claimed 39 lives will certainly rise, a senior official sai... more »»

Forests group halts plan to endorse Indonesian paper giant

August 16, 2018

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The main global group for certifying sustainable wood has suspended plans to give its influential endorsement to Indonesian paper giant Sinarmas after revelations it cut... more »»

Rescue work goes on in Italy after deadly bridge collapse

August 16, 2018

GENOA, Italy (AP) — Italian rescue workers toiled for a third day Thursday in hopes of finding survivors trapped under the rubble of a collapsed highway bridge in the northern port city of Genoa. more »»

Global shares mixed following Wall Street losses

August 16, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — Shares are higher in early European trading after a downbeat day in Asia. Benchmarks in Germany and France rose Thursday while shares in Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong declined. more »»

World cup sales, warm weather push up Carlsberg beer sales

August 16, 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish brewer Carlsberg says its second-quarter sales were above expectations thanks to the World Cup and warm weather, allowing the Copenhagen-based company to raise... more »»

Turkish lira rebounds after Qatar pledges $15 billion

August 16, 2018

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish lira continued to rebound from record losses on Thursday a day after Qatar pledged $15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy. more »»

Italian highway operator slams moves to revoke concession

August 16, 2018

MILAN (AP) — The Atlantia holding company that controls Italy's main highway operator says the concession cannot be revoked without citing specific failures by the company in the deadly bridge... more »»

The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

August 16, 2018

GENOA, Italy (AP) — The latest developments following the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy (all times local):

8:05 p.m. more »»

Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

August 16, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout on Wall Street. more »»

China sending trade envoy to Washington for talks

August 16, 2018

BEIJING (AP) — China is sending a trade envoy to Washington in a renewed effort to end a worsening tariff dispute that has raised worries it will chill global economic growt. more »»

Pot taxes pick up in California but still far off target

August 16, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When it comes to the taxman, California's legal pot market is off to a sluggish start. more »»

After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

August 16, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — A day after Twitter gave right-wing conspiratorialist Alex Jones a weeklong timeout, CEO Jack Dorsey is mulling deeper changes to the social media service that might limit the... more »»

Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

August 15, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the electric car maker, according to media... more »»

Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

August 15, 2018

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. more »»

The Latest: Report-CEO rethinking 'core parts' of Twitter

August 15, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Twitter's suspension of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones (all times local):

6 p.. more »»

Uber narrows 2Q loss as company polishes tarnished image

August 15, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is still struggling to make money while the ride-hailing service's CEO deals with the headaches left behind by his predecessor. more »»

Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth

August 15, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — An unexpected drop in profits for Chinese tech giant Tencent has global stock indexes falling Wednesday as investors worry about demand for high-tech products as well economic... more »»