Government Business And Finance

Bank of America 2Q profits jump 33 percent due to tax law

Jul 16, 2018

Bank of America 2Q profits jump 33 percent, helped by lower tax bill and higher interest rates

Survey of economists: US sales and employment likely to grow

Jul 16, 2018

Survey of economists: US sales, employment and wages will likely grow over next 3 months

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Europe trip marked by inaccuracies

Jul 16, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: As Trump crisscrosses Europe, he leaves inaccurate statements in his wake

Survey of economists: US sales and employment likely to grow

Jul 16, 2018

Survey of economists: US sales, employment and wages will likely grow over next 3 months

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Europe provocations and the facts

Jul 14, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump shook things up in Europe with statements on NATO, Britain, Germany and more that were meant to provoke, and did. Accuracy was not always a hallmark of these pronouncements

Agency watchdog slams ex-HHS chief Price on costly travel

Jul 13, 2018

HHS inspector general finds government wasted $341,000 on travel by ousted HHS chief Tom Price; federal travel rules not followed

Dems: Novartis deal with Cohen sought access to policymakers

Jul 13, 2018

A report released by a group of Senate Democrats says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer was in frequent contact with top officials of the pharmaceutical giant Novartis as part of the lawyer's $1.2 million consulting deal with the company.

JPMorgan's profits rise 18 percent, helped by lower taxes

Jul 13, 2018

JPMorgan Chase second-quarter profits rise by 18 percent from a year ago, as the bank continues to benefit from higher interest rates and a lower tax bill following last year's passage of President Donald Trump's tax law

Arizona man arrested after trying to pull over troopers

Jul 13, 2018

Arizona authorities say a 44-year-old uniformed security guard is accused of impersonating a police officer by trying to pull over an unmarked car that happened to contain two state troopers on a Phoenix freeway

AP FACT CHECK: Trump vs Trump on Europe trip

Jul 13, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump at times in conflict with himself on Europe trip