Britain's EU Journey: When Johnson gambled to…

Britain officially leaves the European Union on Friday after a debilitating political period that has bitterly divided the nation since the 2016 Brexit referendum

Nissan to offer severance packages to older US…

Slumping Nissan Motor Co. is offering voluntary separation packages to many of its U.S. workers as it tries to resize itself to match lower sales

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Saudi Telecom looks to buy majority stake in Vodafone Egypt

The Saudi Telecom Co. says it has reached a preliminary agreement to buy a 55% stake in the Egyptian holdings of telecommunications giant Vodafone

Darknet moderator pleads guilty to racketeering conspiracy

Authorities say a moderator for the darknet site AlphaBay has pleaded guilty to conspiracy and could face up to 20 years in federal prison

CEO walks back pledge to fix homes damaged in…

The head of a company involved in a massive explosion in Houston that killed two workers and injured 20 others has backtracked on a pledge to fix the hundreds of structures damaged by the blast

Autistic futures trader who triggered crash…

A U.S. judge has sentenced a socially awkward math whiz-turned-futures trader who helped trigger a U.S. stock market “flash crash” from his parents’ suburban London home to time served and a year's home confinement

Libya says oil shutdown losses reach over $500 million

Libya's national oil company says total losses from the closure of the country’s major oil fields and production facilities has accelerated, reaching more than $502 million over a 10-day period

Mexico tries to sell presidential jet to Canada; raffle next

Mexico is trying to sell its luxurious presidential jet to Canada, but will raffle off the plane if the Canadians don't want it

Starbucks' results top estimates but coronavirus…

It was a happy holiday at Starbucks, but the coronavirus outbreak in China could slow the company's sales momentum

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Ratings: CBS, NBC have two dominant nights of drama

With football season nearly finished, the dominant nights in broadcast television are coming into focus

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

U.S. stocks closed broadly higher Tuesday, reversing a big portion of their losses from a sharp sell-off the day before

Apple holiday season tops projections as iPhone…

Apple is still reaping huge profits from the iPhone

Nucor, Whirlpool rise; Harley-Davidson, Pfizer fall

Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Tuesday: Nucor, Whirlpool rise; Harley-Davidson, Pfizer fall

Tailgate woes cause Ford F-150 recall in Canada…

Ford is recalling its popular F-150 pickup in Canada to fix a problem with electric tailgate latches

Bad timing: New virus poses threat to fragile…

China's new virus is striking at a bad time for the world economy

Budget deficit to break $1 trillion despite…

An annual congressional report says that the U.S. budget deficit is likely to burst through the symbolic $1 trillion barrier this year despite a healthy economy

'American Dirt' Latino backlash part of long…

“American Dirt,” a novel about migrants from Mexico and cartel violence, continues to draw criticism from some Latino writers and activists

Strike by Seattle nurses, staff closes emergency…

A three-day strike by thousands of nurses, staff members and other caregivers has closed two hospital emergency departments in the Seattle area

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In grinding manufacturing slump, 3M cuts another…

A profound slump in manufacturing and a trade war that has slowed economic growth in China has led to a second round of layoffs at 3M

Trump taps ex-Tennessee House speaker for US…

President Donald Trump has nominated a former Tennessee House speaker to serve on the board of directors of the nation's largest public utility

What's next for the Keystone XL pipeline in South…

Plans for construction of the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline inched forward last week with several approvals at the federal and state levels