By Kelly Cohen | 09/19/14 11:03 AM
Evidence thus far shows Christie did not know in advance, nor did he direct the closure of traffic lanes in September 2013, Justice Department officials said.
09/19/14 11:01 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health rose in August but at a much slower pace than in July. The Conference Board said Friday that its index of leading indicators rose 0.2 percent in August, the seventh straight increase. But that was much slower than the...
09/19/14 09:45 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is opening higher on the day Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba makes its big debut in the stock market. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 66 points, or 0.4 percent, to 17,332 in early trading Friday, adding to its all-time closing high from the day before. The...
09/19/14 06:45 AM
GENEVA (AP) — The deaths of up to 500 migrants and refugees in an intentional boat-ramming in the Mediterranean Sea last week could be an act of mass murder, the U.N. rights chief said Friday, calling for nations to properly investigate the incident. Up to 500 Syrians, Palestinians, Egyptians...
09/19/14 05:30 AM
PARIS (AP) — French president: First French airstrike destroys depot of Islamic State group in Iraq.
09/19/14 01:31 AM
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Scottish independence leader Salmond concedes defeat in historic vote.
09/19/14 01:16 AM
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Voters in Scotland reject independence in historic vote with unprecedented turnout.
09/19/14 01:00 AM
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Results in Edinburgh push anti-independence side to edge of victory in Scotland.
09/19/14 12:31 AM
HONG KONG (AP) — The British pound jumped as investors bet that Scottish voters would reject independence based on results that cover more than half of Scotland. Japanese stocks rallied as the yen extended losses against the dollar while other Asian benchmarks were subdued for lack of major...
09/18/14 11:15 PM
BEIJING (AP) — China's famed tennis player Li Na announces her retirement on her microblog.
09/18/14 06:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate approves bill with training for Syrian rebels, clearing it for Obama to sign.
09/18/14 05:45 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Alibaba prices IPO at $68 per share, valuing company at $167.6 billion.
09/18/14 05:00 PM
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Polls close, vote counting begins in Scotland's historic referendum on independence.
09/18/14 04:45 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Home Depot says 56 million payment cards affected by data breach between April and September.
09/18/14 02:46 PM
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say suicide bombing, mortar fire kill 15 people in Baghdad.
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