November 12, 2020

History points to post-election gains for Wall Street

Wall Street is moving past the uncertainty of election season and, if history is a guide, investors can indeed breathe a sigh of relief. Stocks […]
November 12, 2020

Prosecutor asks for police probe of statue-removal contract

RICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia special prosecutor has requested that state police investigate Richmond’s $1.8 million contract for the removal of the city’s Confederate statues. […]
November 12, 2020

Jaws Acquisition targets primary care with Cano Health deal

Primary care provider Cano Health will receive a nearly $1.5 billion infusion as investors push deeper into a growing form of care delivered to Medicare […]
November 12, 2020

South Bronx restaurant turns into soup kitchen to help poor

NEW YORK — The special dish at La Morada, a small Mexican restaurant in the Bronx, varies from day to day: Perhaps it’s enfrijoladas, handmade […]
November 12, 2020

Stocks ease mostly lower on Wall Street, except for tech

THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: AP’s earlier story appears below. Stocks fell back across Asia on Thursday after gains for big technology shares pushed […]
November 12, 2020

Correction: Walmart-Automated Delivery story

DETROIT — In a story November 10, 2020, about Walmart joining with GM’s Cruise automated vehicle unit to test package delivery, The Associated Press erroneously […]
November 12, 2020

New device puts music in your head — no headphones required

LONDON — Imagine a world where you move around in your own personal sound bubble. You listen to your favorite tunes, play loud computer games, […]
November 12, 2020

709,000 seek US jobless aid as pandemic escalates

WASHINGTON — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to 709,000, a still-high level but the lowest figure since March and […]
November 12, 2020

Is it safe yet to fly during the pandemic?

Is it safe yet to fly during the pandemic? Public health experts say staying home is best to keep yourself and others safe from infection. […]
November 12, 2020

The Latest: Turkey bans public smoking to reinforce mask use

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s interior ministry has banned smoking in public places across the country to curb the spread of the coronavirus. In a statement late […]