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Sunday, Jun 9, 2019 at 03:29 PM PDT

Lyft Driver Arrested for Driving With 17 License Suspensions, Police Say

Lyft Driver Arrested for Driving With 17 License Suspensions, Police Say

A man who told police he was driving for Lyft was arrested Saturday on Long Island, New York, after a check of his driver's license revealed it had been suspended 17 times, NBC News reports. Leith Crossen, 57...

Sunday, Jun 9, 2019 at 07:12 AM PDT

G-20 Finance Officials Pledge to Protect Global Growth

G-20 Finance Officials Pledge to Protect Global Growth

Finance ministers and central bank chiefs from the Group of 20 major economies wrapped up a meeting in Japan on Sunday with a pledge to use all the policies they can to protect global growth from disruptions due...

Sunday, Jun 9, 2019 at 07:42 AM PDT

China May Restrict Tech Access in Spiraling US Trade Dispute

China May Restrict Tech Access in Spiraling US Trade Dispute

China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the U.S. restricts the access of Chinese companies to American technology in a spiraling trade dispute. The People's Daily...

Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 04:07 PM PDT

Kroger Issues Recall for Frozen Berry Products

Kroger Issues Recall for Frozen Berry Products

The Kroger Co. is recalling a Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley and Private Selection Frozen Blackberries due to possible Hepatitis A contamination. The berries are manufactured by Townsend...

Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 02:46 AM PDT

With Mexico Deal Done, US Urges China to Resume Trade Talks

With Mexico Deal Done, US Urges China to Resume Trade Talks

One down, still others to go. President Donald Trump claimed a victory after Washington and Mexico agreed on measures to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. Trump called off plans...

Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 01:52 AM PDT

Jailed Oil Executives Ordered to Stand Trial in Venezuela

Jailed Oil Executives Ordered to Stand Trial in Venezuela

Six American oil executives held in an overcrowded Venezuelan prison for 18 months finally got their day in court Friday only to see their hopes of being released dashed. Judge Rosvelin Gil, during a prelimina...

Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 01:48 PM PDT

Trade Disruptions, Taxing Tech Companies Are Talk of G-20

Trade Disruptions, Taxing Tech Companies Are Talk of G-20

How to reorder the global financial system in an era of trade stand-offs and technological change held the attention of financial officials from the Group of 20 major economies on Saturday. The central bank...

Friday, Jun 7, 2019 at 06:41 PM PDT

Wells Fargo Agrees to Pay $385M to Settle Car Loan Lawsuit

Wells Fargo Agrees to Pay $385M to Settle Car Loan Lawsuit

Wells Fargo has agreed to pay at least $385 million to settle a California lawsuit alleging it signed up thousands of auto loan customers for costly car insurance without their consent, resulting in many having...

Friday, Jun 7, 2019 at 02:19 PM PDT

Why Trump's Trade Wars Are Pressuring Both Economy and Fed

Why Trump's Trade Wars Are Pressuring Both Economy and Fed

A sharp pullback in U.S. hiring for May intensified fears that the economy has weakened and that many employers have grown nervous, in part from President Donald Trump's escalating trade wars. Yet the stock...

Friday, Jun 7, 2019 at 08:49 AM PDT

Book Selling Giant Barnes and Noble Sold for $476 Million

Book Selling Giant Barnes and Noble Sold for $476 Million

The one-time bookselling giant Barnes & Noble is being acquired by a hedge fund for $476 million. The national chain that many blamed for the demise of independent bookstores has been ravaged by Amazon.com and...

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