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The Latest: No talks in GM-UAW contract spat; strike likely

Sep 15, 2019

Contract talks between the United Auto Workers union and General Motors broke off Sunday and haven't resumed, meaning the union's first national strike since 2007 is very likely

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Egypt's el-Sissi dismisses corruption allegations

Sep 14, 2019

Egypt's president has dismissed corruption allegations made by a businessman-in-exile about the country's military as "sheer lies and defamation."

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Walz says Japan can't pick up US-China trade war slack

Sep 13, 2019

Gov. Tim Walz says his just-concluded trade trip to Japan and South Korea was productive and thinks it will lead to new business eventually

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PG&E reaches $11B deal with California wildfire insurers

Sep 13, 2019

A group of insurance companies representing claims from 2017 and 2018 Northern California wildfires reached an $11 billion settlement with Pacific Gas & Electric

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The Latest: Victims' attorney: PG&E $11B settlement positive

Sep 13, 2019

An attorney representing hundreds of California wildfire victims says Pacific Gas & Electric agreeing to pay $11 billion in a settlement with a group of insurance companies is a step in the right direction

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US stocks are mixed as health care gains, tech drops

Sep 13, 2019

U.S. stocks gave a mixed performance in early trading on Friday as health care, banks and industrial companies gained ground and offset a decline in technology stocks

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Analysis: Biden looks like a front-runner, until he doesn't

Sep 13, 2019

Analysis: Biden looks like a front-runner, until he doesn't

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Tunisia sees 26 candidates for lively presidential election

Sep 13, 2019

Twenty-six candidates are running for president of Tunisia in a cacophonous election seen as key to securing the country's young democracy

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Chaotic talks show challenge of reaching opioid settlement

Sep 13, 2019

The judge overseeing national litigation over the opioids crisis for months has urged all sides to reach a settlement that could end thousands of lawsuits filed by state and local governments, but developments this week underscore how difficult that is

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Democratic debate: Fiery exchanges over costs of health care

Sep 13, 2019

The top Democratic presidential contenders will finally be on one debate stage on Thursday as Joe Biden tries to solidify his early lead over Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren

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