Corporate News

APNewsBreak: Lawsuit alleging sex abuse in Haiti is settled

Sep 8, 2019

A Maine activist who accused an orphanage founder in Haiti of being a serial pedophile says a lawsuit against him has been settled

Kushner president says settlement rejected in Maryland probe

Sep 4, 2019

The president of a real estate company once run by President Donald Trump's son-in-law says it has rejected a settlement from the Maryland attorney general's office

Michigan moves to be 1st state to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Sep 4, 2019

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is moving to make Michigan the first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes

YouTube to pay $170M fine after violating kids' privacy law

Sep 4, 2019

Google's video site YouTube has been fined $170 million to settle allegations it collected children's personal data without their parents' consent

The Latest: Google to limit data collection on kids' video

Sep 4, 2019

Google's video site YouTube will limit data collection on users who watch children's programming on its main site.

Doctor charged with murder sues over coverage of legal costs

Aug 30, 2019

The Ohio doctor who pleaded not guilty to murder in the deaths of 25 hospital patients is suing his former employer's parent company for not covering his criminal defense costs

E-cigarette maker Juul facing mounting scrutiny by state AGs

Aug 30, 2019

E-cigarette giant Juul is under investigation in Illinois and the District of Columbia as concerns over underage use of the company's products grows

US agency sees low risk in contaminated blood pressure drugs

Aug 28, 2019

US health officials see low risk of cancer from contaminated blood pressure drugs used by millions

Detroit center replaces name of ex-mayor with racist past

Aug 27, 2019

The home of Detroit's annual auto show and other major events has officially changed its name to the TCF Center and moved on from its original name, which honored a former mayor known for racist and segregationist policies

BP sheds Alaska assets, sells to Hilcorp Alaska for $5.6B

Aug 27, 2019

BP is selling all its operations in Alaska, including its interests in both the Prudhoe Bay oil field and the trans-Alaska pipeline