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LONDON (AP) — U.S. financial exchange operator CME is taking over London-based peer Nex in a deal that values the British company at 3.9 billion pounds ($5.4 billion). CME and Nex said in a statement Thursday that Nex shares will be paid 10 pounds each, a premium of about 49...
BEIJING (AP) — State TV has shown the founder of the Chinese insurance company that owns New York City's Waldorf Hotel admitting his guilt at a trial on charges he fraudulently raised $10 billion from investors. Wu Xiaohui, former chairman of Anbang Insurance Group, also is...
BEIRUT (AP) — An Emirates Airline superjumbo jet has landed at Beirut's international airport as Lebanon looks to sustain a revival of its tourism industry. The double-decker Airbus A380 plane is the first to arrive to Lebanon on a flight carrying paying passengers. Emirates...
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's government has sent a notice to Facebook asking whether the personal data of Indian voters and users has been compromised by U.K.-based Cambridge Analytica or any other downstream entity. A similar notice was dispatched to Cambridge Analytica last week...
NEW DELHI (AP) — India's government has sent a notice to Facebook asking whether the personal data of Indian voters and users has been compromised by U.K.-based Cambridge Analytica or any other downstream entity. A similar notice was dispatched to Cambridge Analytica last week...
LONDON (AP) — The late British Prime Minister Harold Wilson once said that a week is a long time in politics. For current British leader Theresa May, the coming year — the year before Brexit — may feel like just one very short, rushed week. Thursday marks 365 days until Britain...
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to testify before Congress about the company's privacy practices in coming weeks, according to a person familiar with the matter. This person spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Facebook's burgeoning privacy scandal (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Facebook says it is shutting down a type of advertising product that allowed marketers to use data from people's lives outside of Facebook to target them on the platform. The...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A casino where pro poker champ Phil Ivey and a companion won nearly $10 million playing baccarat with flawed cards wanted the manufacturer to pay it that amount in damages, arguing the asymmetrical cards led to its large losses, but a federal court...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis judge is considering a request to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors from one of the...
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Five defendants charged in the 2016 death of a 10-year-boy at a Kansas waterpark are...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Democrats hoping to clamp down on gun violence face the clock, an uncertain roll...
MIAMI (AP) — Retirement is a very real option for Miami star Dwyane Wade, and he isn't sure what his future holds...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last. The justices are hearing...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jay Bruce hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, Yoenis Cespedes launched a majestic, three-...