Government Finance

US bill rates flat to higher; 3-month highest since 2008

Aug 13, 2018

Rates steady to higher on US Treasury bills; 3-month bills at highest level in more than a decade

The Latest: Prosecution rests in Manafort trial

Aug 13, 2018

The prosecution has rested its bank fraud and tax evasion case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort

Police request funds for AR-15s in North Dakota city schools

Aug 13, 2018

Police in Bismarck, North Dakota, are requesting funding in the city's 2019 budget for equipment including AR-15 rifles for school resource officers

Markets Right Now: Stocks end lower on Wall Street

Aug 13, 2018

Stocks continued to fall on Wall Street as Turkey's central bank was unable to stop another plunge in the nation's currency.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's economic fiction: 'record' GDP, jobs

Aug 13, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's week marked by assertions of record-breaking economic growth that doesn't exist

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's economic mirage; Sanders on Medicare

Aug 11, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's overblown and false claims about tariffs, the economy, wildfires and vets; misleading rhetoric from Sen. Bernie Sanders on 'Medicare for all'

Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

Aug 10, 2018

Stocks in the U.S. and Europe take sharp losses as Wall Street worries about financial instability in Turkey

Markets Right Now: Turkish turmoil sends US stocks lower

Aug 10, 2018

Stocks in the U.S. and Europe skidded as investors worried about the financial stability of Turkey and how it might affect the global financial system.

US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July

Aug 10, 2018

US budget deficit totals $76.9 billion in July, running 20.8 percent higher for year

False missile alert plays key role in Hawaii governor race

Aug 9, 2018

Gov. David Ige faces a stiff challenge in the Democratic primary from U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa