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  • 'Bridgegate' scandal threatens …
    'Bridgegate' scandal threatens … Reuters - 37 minutes ago

    By Hilary Russ NEW YORK (Reuters) - The "Bridgegate" scandal that rocked New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's administration earlier this year is threatening a … More »

  • Greece reaches milestone, opens way … Associated Press - 47 minutes ago

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union says Greece has reached a major financial milestone that was required if it were to be granted more debt relief. … More »

  • Children's corpses reveal desperate …
    Children's corpses reveal desperate … Reuters - 49 minutes ago

    By Jungmin Jang and Ju-min Park MOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children's … More »

  • EU Commission does not foresee energy … Reuters - 51 minutes ago

    PARIS (Reuters) - The European Commission does not foresee energy talks on Thursday in Bratislava, a spokeswoman said, following comments from Ukraine such a … More »

  • Global share rally peters out, euro …
    Global share rally peters out, euro … Reuters - 51 minutes ago

    By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) - European shares edged down on Wednesday after three days of gains as signs of a still stuttering Chinese economy and rising … More »

  • Obama reassures Japan, other allies …
    Obama reassures Japan, other allies … Reuters - 53 minutes ago

    By Linda Sieg and Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama has said Washington welcomes China's rise but that engagement with Beijing would not … More »

  • China urges renewed peace effort in …
    China urges renewed peace effort in … Reuters - 57 minutes ago

    China on Wednesday urged renewed peace efforts in South Sudan after the United Nations said rebels slaughtered hundreds of civilians when they seized the South … More »

  • AT&T had strong 1Q on wireless installment …
    AT&T had strong 1Q on wireless installment … Associated Press - 13 hours ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T's wireless business had a strong first quarter as the company added more than 1 million subscribers and benefited from an installment plan that … More »

  • Netflix poised to raise prices after …
    Netflix poised to raise prices after … Associated Press - 21 hours ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is preparing a sequel unlikely to be a hit with its subscribers. The Internet video service is about to raise its prices for the first … More »

  • Attacks on payment systems trail other … Associated Press - 13 hours ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — While the theft of millions of credit card numbers from Target customers last year drew attention to Internet crime, a new study finds that breaches … More »

  • Amnesty: Qatar fails to protect domestic … Associated Press - 5 hours ago

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An international human rights group has slammed Qatar for failing to protect foreign maids and other domestic workers from … More »

  • Comcast 1Q earns surge on upbeat NBC …
    Comcast 1Q earns surge on upbeat NBC … Associated Press - 12 hours ago

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comcast Corp. said Tuesday that its first-quarter net income rose by 30 percent as ad revenue surged at broadcast network NBC, helped by the … More »

  • Australia lifts F-35 order from 14 to … Associated Press - 6 hours ago

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia announced Wednesday that it had increased its order for F-35 Joint Strike Fighters by 58 to 72 to be fully operational by 2023 … More »

  • Europe recovery shows signs of stre … Associated Press - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Business activity in Europe has risen to its highest level in three years as a once-shaky economic recovery gains speed. … More »

  • Microsoft expands ad-free Bing search … Associated Press - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft is expanding a program that gives schools the ability to prevent ads from appearing in search results when they use its Bing search … More »

  • Government finances improved across … Associated Press - 1 hour 5 minutes ago

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Governments across the 18-country eurozone made further headway in 2013 in reducing their deficits, official figures showed Wednesday in a further … More »

  • South Korean prosecutors raid family … Reuters - 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    By Miyoung Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - Prosecutors investigating the fatal sinking of a South Korean ferry have raided the home of Yoo Byung-un, the head of a family … More »

  • Australia vows to keep searching to …
    Australia vows to keep searching to … Reuters - 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    By Byron Kaye PERTH, Australia (Reuters) - Australia vowed on Wednesday to keep searching for a missing Malaysian plane despite no sign of wreckage after almost … More »

  • Possible Malaysian plane debris found … Reuters - 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    PERTH, Australia (Reuters) - Unidentified material washed up on the Australian coastline is being investigated for possible links to a Malaysian jetliner that … More »

  • Quantitative easing would be complex … Reuters - 1 hour 10 minutes ago

    Quantitative easing, or printing money to buy assets, would be operationally complex for the European Central Bank, ECB policymaker Ardo Hansson said on Wednesday, … More »