Government Business And Finance

AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out on Russia probe

Feb 19, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump denies absolving Russia of election meddling despite his trail of doubts about Moscow's involvement

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on collapse of immigration effort

Feb 17, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump cuts protections for young immigrants months ago, then blames Democrats for abandoning them

Arkansas judge dismisses Monsanto lawsuit on dicamba ban

Feb 16, 2018

An Arkansas judge dismissed a company's challenge of the state's ban on a controversial weed killer that farmers in several states say has drifted onto their crops and caused damage

Food box idea draws criticism from Democrats, advocates

Feb 16, 2018

The Trump administration considers replacing food stamps with pre-assembled boxes of canned foods and other shelf-stable goods

Commerce Dept. backs tariffs on imported aluminum and steel

Feb 16, 2018

Commerce Department recommends sanctions on aluminum and steel imports

2 key UN agencies denounce anti-migration plan in Hungary

Feb 16, 2018

Two United Nations agencies are denouncing proposals by Hungary's government to tax and penalize groups that assist migrants inside the country

Kept out: Loophole in law for the poor spurs gentrification

Feb 16, 2018

Banks getting credit for lending to white homebuyers under law designed to aid poor communities

Budget undercuts Trump focus on mental health, school safety

Feb 16, 2018

Budget undercuts Trump's call for a focus on mental health and school safety in response to Florida shootings

2 firms paid $50 million by Trump inaugural committee

Feb 15, 2018

President Donald Trump's inauguration committee paid two private companies more than $50 million while donating $5 million to charitable causes

Sears: 4Q sales drop but it expects a profit

Feb 15, 2018

Sears: 4Q sales drop but it expects a profit, helped by the windfall of the tax windfall.