AP Explains: Why China's new aircraft carrier is significant
China on Wednesday launched the navy's second aircraft carrier, its first to be entirely homebuilt.
Trump tax cut sounds great but markets are skeptical it would send interest rates flying
While equities markets might salivate over a 15 percent corporate tax rate, in the bond market, bond traders immediately focused on the deficit ballooning as...
Watch: Paul Ryan and GOP House leadership hold news conference
President Donald Trump and the Republican Congress tripped up in their first major legislative effort together, a failed bill to replace the Affordable Care ...
Wells Fargo meeting underway as shareholders cast votes on ousting board members
Wells Fargo & Co.’s closely watched annual meeting — where shareholders are casting final votes in an election that could shake up the financial giant’s boar...
Waymo Opens Up Self-Driving Car Program to the Public in Phoenix Following Initial Success
For the last month, Waymo has been testing out a small fleet of self-driving vehicles with a handful of participating residents in Phoenix, Arizona, and this...
Email add-on service sees backlash after selling user data
Uber’s bad PR is growing -- and spreading to its business partners. On Monday, internet users were in an uproar after a New York Times article revealed that ...
Seniors credit card debt: $1.56 billion owed, Finder.com.au study shows
An analysis of Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) statistics by comparison website Finder.com.au found that 12 per cent of Australian households with a head-of-...
Amazon Crashes Digital Gate
A recurring theme at Gadfly is Amazon.com Inc.'s ambitions to do everything under the sun.
Ilie Nastase under fire for comment about Serena Williams
Global finance leaders sought to avoid conflict with the Trump administration over trade and environmental policy and welcomed signs the world economy is pul...
Market 'speculator' accused of soccer bus bombing after buying up to $90,000 worth of options
A market speculator has been arrested and accused of bombing a German soccer team's bus for financial gain
Mike Pence in Sydney, Australia: Remarkable security measures for US Vice President
The US Vice President and his delegation landed in Sydneyat around 9:15pm on Friday night where they were greeted by Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce ...
In short order, South Korea faces political crisis, nuclear threat, foreign foible and economic anxiety
In recent months, South Korea has endured the arrest of its ousted former president, threats from a nuclear-armed neighbor and economic retaliation from its ...
The Latest: Outage sent San Franciscans outside to play
PG&E has not said what caused the power outage, which affected the city's Financial District and other areas.
Tesla recalls 53,000 cars over brake issue
Tesla has issued a voluntary global recall for some of its Model S and Model X cars to fix a problem with the parking brake.
GM Says Its Plant In Venezuela Was Illegally Seized By The Government
General Motors has stopped operations in Venezuela after its only plant there was illegally seized by authorities, the automaker says in a statement.