Business

House Democrats talk to Cambridge Analytica whistleblower

Apr 24, 2018

House Democrats have held the first of what they hope to be several interviews with witnesses who have not been called in Republican-led Russia investigations

White House condemns violence, repression in Nicaragua

Apr 24, 2018

The White House is offering support for the people of Nicaragua amid several days of violent demonstrations

Lawyers wrap up case blaming pork giant for ghastly smells

Apr 24, 2018

Lawyers are wrapping up their case in a lawsuit pitting neighbors of an industrial-scale swine operation against the hog-production division of Virginia-based Smithfield Foods

MPAA head says theaters will survive rise of streaming sites

Apr 24, 2018

New MPAA chief, theater owners group head optimistic about movie business

Senate leaders hope to end take-it-or-leave-it budget votes

Apr 24, 2018

The Senate's GOP and Democratic leaders can't agree on much, but they both say they want to avoid the annual take-it-or-leave-it vote on a $1 trillion-plus catchall spending bill

Ex-Yahoo paying $35M to settle SEC charges over 2014 hack

Apr 24, 2018

The company formerly known as Yahoo is paying a $35 million fine to resolve federal regulators' charges that the online giant deceived investors by failing to disclose one of the biggest data breaches in internet history.

Senate confirms new director of National Security Agency

Apr 24, 2018

Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command

Shire, Whirlpool rise while Caterpillar, 3M slide

Apr 24, 2018

Restaurant Brands, Whirlpool advance in U.S. trading while Caterpillar, Alphabet and slip

Man shackled for days in prisoner transport van files suit

Apr 24, 2018

A Virginia man who spent 18 days shackled in the back of a van in transit between jails on a charge that was ultimately dismissed is filing a lawsuit

Burger King grows; Tim Hortons to get makeover

Apr 24, 2018

A new burger and a spicy chicken sandwich sold well at Burger King, helping boost profits for its owner Restaurants Brands.