Financial Crisis

Probe into Puerto Rico board seeks transparency from vendors

Feb 18, 2019

A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico's finances says it will require more transparency from its vendors following an independent investigation into allegations of conflict of interest

The Latest: Booker talks policy, plays Pac-Man at barcade

Feb 18, 2019

Booker mixes policy and Pac-Man at New Hampshire barcade

Saudi crown prince arrives in Pakistan for regional visit

Feb 17, 2019

Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has begun his four-day regional visit on Sunday, arriving in Pakistan where Saudi officials signed agreements worth $20 billion to help the Islamic nation overcome its financial crisis

Warren returns to Nevada, heart of 2008 economic crisis

Feb 16, 2019

Democrat Elizabeth Warren, who made her name as a consumer advocate in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, will make her first appearance Sunday as a presidential candidate in Las Vegas

AP Explains: Polarized by Catalonia, Spain heads to election

Feb 15, 2019

AP Explains how Spain is heading to its third general election in less than four years due to the increasingly fragmented political landscape and because of the unresolved crisis with separatists in Catalonia

Double duty: Senators juggle presidential bids and day jobs

Feb 13, 2019

The nearly half-dozen Democratic senators also seeking their party's presidential nomination in 2020 are facing a juggling act, crisscrossing the country while keeping an eye on their constituents and making it to votes in Washington

NY Fed: Auto loan delinquencies at highest point since 2010

Feb 12, 2019

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says borrowers are behind in their auto loan payments in numbers not seen since delinquencies peaked at the end of 2010

Watergate in full: Epic documentary shows at Berlin fest

Feb 12, 2019

Charles Ferguson thought Watergate had never "properly been done." The result was a documentary that explores the American presidential scandal in its full epic span.

Asian stocks rise after listless Wall Street day

Feb 12, 2019

Asian stocks rise following listless Wall Street day ahead of US-China trade talks

Markets Right Now: Stocks hold steady ahead of trade talks

Feb 11, 2019

Stocks open higher ahead of key trade talks between the US and China, with fears of a slowdown lingering

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