Monday, November 20, 2017

National Business

2 men accused of offering bribes to Uganda, Chad officials

2 representatives of Chinese energy conglomerate are charged in New York with offering millions of dollars in bribes to the president of Chad and the Ugandan foreign minister to generate business
Updated: 1 hour ago
Asian shares advance as Wall Street regains ground

Asian shares advance as Wall Street regains ground

Shares higher in Asia after Wall Street regains lost ground
Updated: 2 hours ago
Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

The Justice Department sued AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner
Updated: 4 hours ago

Trump charity stepped up 2016 giving amid campaign scrutiny

President Donald Trump sharply increased money given away through his foundation last year as the charity drew scrutiny during the campaign
Updated: 6 hours ago
Trump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for Christmas

Trump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for Christmas

President Donald Trump has promised a tax overhaul by Christmas, even as a nonpartisan tax analysis group says the Senate package would leave half of taxpayers facing higher levies by 2027
Updated: 6 hours ago
Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life

Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life

Nebraska regulators have approved a Keystone XL oil pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed $8 billion project
Updated: 6 hours ago
Yellen to step down from Federal Reserve board

Yellen to step down from Federal Reserve board

Janet Yellen announces she will leave Federal Reserve board after Powell becomes chairman
Updated: 6 hours ago

Colorado fines Uber $8.9M for nearly 60 problem drivers

Colorado regulators have issued an $8.9 million fine against Uber's parent company for allowing employees with serious criminal or motor vehicle offenses to work for the company
Updated: 7 hours ago
The Latest: State Department studying Nebraska decision

The Latest: State Department studying Nebraska decision

The U.S. State Department is looking into whether Nebraska's approval of a modified route for the Keystone XL pipeline will affect the federal permit that pipeline developer TransCanada received in March
Updated: 7 hours ago
Health nominee reaped big earnings from drug industry tenure

Health nominee reaped big earnings from drug industry tenure

Newly disclosed financial records show that President Donald Trump's nominee to become Health and Human Services secretary reaped big earnings during his tenure as a top pharmaceutical executive
Updated: 8 hours ago