Global finance leaders grapple with globalization fears

00 WASHINGTON (AP) — Global finance leaders on Saturday dropped a sharp condemnation of trade protectionism and references to climate change from a closing statement that wrapped up the spring…

American tries to learn from United's mistakes in incident

00 NEW YORK (AP) — Another day, another cellphone video of a conflict on an airplane. Source: World Business

Attorneys review applications for 'Las Vegas Raiders' name

00 LAS VEGAS (AP) — A handful of people paid up to $275 for the “Las Vegas Raiders” trademark when news of the team’s potential move from Oakland surfaced in…

Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can't grasp it

00 REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — When an Icelander arrives at an office building and sees “Solarfri” posted, they need no further explanation for the empty premises: The word means “when…

Pyongyang drivers scramble as gas stations limit services

00 PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Car users in Pyongyang are scrambling to fill up their tanks as gas stations begin limiting services or even closing amid concerns of a…

Techstars Austin 2017 Demo Day Spotlights 10 Startups

00 By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter at Silicon Hills News At South by Southwest, Guy Goldstein came up with the idea for WriterDuet when meeting with screenwriters and filmmakers.…

Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal

00 DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Friday ordered Volkswagen to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States for cheating on diesel emissions tests, blessing a deal…

Wells Fargo ups sales practices settlement to $142 million

00 NEW YORK (AP) — Wells Fargo agreed Friday to expand a recently settled class-action lawsuit by an additional $32 million as well as extend claims for fraudulent accounts that…

As orbit becomes more crowded, risk from space debris grows

00 BERLIN (AP) — Decades’ worth of man-made junk is cluttering up Earth’s orbit, posing a threat to spaceflight and the satellites we rely on for weather reports, air travel…

US home sales shoot up to 10-year high

00 WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans purchased homes in March at the fastest pace in over a decade, a strong start to the traditional spring buying season. Source: World Business