Business

Walmart sees sales rise at stores and online, raises outlook

Aug 16, 2018

Walmart is raising its outlook for the year after beating expectations for the second quarter

Kudlow: China is sending team to Washington to talk trade

Aug 16, 2018

Kudlow: China is sending trade envoy to Washington for trade talks this month

Average US mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.53 percent

Aug 16, 2018

Average US mortgage rates fall for second straight week; 30-year at 4.53 percent

Afghan IS branch claims deadly attack on Shiites in Kabul

Aug 16, 2018

As Kabul Shiites mourn their dead, hold funeral services, IS claims horrific suicide bombing that killed 34 students

Trump lashes out after newspapers respond to his attacks

Aug 16, 2018

President Donald Trump is lashing out at the press as newspapers nationwide launch a coordinated pushback on his attacks against what he calls "fake news."

The Latest: Bridge collapse death toll lowered by 1 to 38

Aug 16, 2018

Italian authorities have lowered the confirmed death toll in Genoa's bridge collapse to 38 from 39. Genoa Prefect Office official Raffaella Corsaro says that the change was due to a "misunderstanding" about information supplied by ambulance dispatchers

Jury deliberations under way in fraud trial of Paul Manafort

Aug 16, 2018

Jurors begin deliberations in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort

July housing starts up a slight 0.9 percent as tariffs bite

Aug 16, 2018

US housing starts ticked up just 0.9 percent in July, a sign that higher costs might be weighing on homebuilders

The Latest: Jury deliberations start in Manafort trial

Aug 16, 2018

Jurors begin deliberations in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort

Germany's Bayer says it can start integrating Monsanto

Aug 16, 2018

German pharmaceutical company Bayer AG says it can now start integrating U.S. seed and weed-killer maker Monsanto Co. after completing the required sale of some of its crop science business

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