Business

Police: 3 dead, 1 missing after car plunges into canal

Oct 7, 2019

Authorities: Car carrying 5 people plunges into Delaware canal and driver helped a teenage girl to safety before dying in a bid to rescue three other passengers, two of whom were boys found dead; 3rd boy still missing

GM-UAW talks take turn for worse; settlement not near

Oct 6, 2019

The top negotiator in contract talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers says bargaining has hit a big snag

Museum of the Bible quietly replaces questioned artifact

Oct 5, 2019

The Museum of the Bible in Washington has quietly replaced an artifact purported to be one of a handful of miniature Bibles that a NASA astronaut carried to the moon in 1971 after an expert questioned its authenticity

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's fact-challenged week over impeachment

Oct 5, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Facts are getting lost as Trump turns to a familiar playbook to defend against an impeachment inquiry

Theranos founder accused of bilking lawyers in civil case

Oct 4, 2019

Lawyers for Silicon Valley executive accused of fraud say they are being cheated out of money too

Court to weigh fight over pipeline across Appalachian Trail

Oct 4, 2019

The Supreme Court will consider reinstating a permit that was tossed out by a lower court that would allow construction of a natural gas pipeline through two national forests, including parts of the Appalachian Trail

Private sector seeks to profit by detaining migrant kids

Oct 3, 2019

The Trump administration is shifting toward privatizing the detention of some migrant children

AP Exclusive: Colleges got $60M-plus from OxyContin family

Oct 3, 2019

Prestigious universities accepted at least $60M from family that owns OxyContin maker over past 5 years

Trump admin shifting to privatize migrant child detention

Oct 3, 2019

The Trump administration is shifting care of some migrant children from religious nonprofits to the private, for-profit sector.

Warren turns corporate criticism into bona fides in ’20 race

Oct 3, 2019

Elizabeth Warren is embracing her high-profile corporate enemies, betting they will reinforce her image as an anti-corruption crusader who will fight for Americans