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'We have stock': Smaller stores aim for last-minute shoppers

NEW YORK (AP) — After a wearying nearly two years of the pandemic, independent retailers are cautiously hoping their holiday seasons will be bright, despite the challenges this year ranging from suppl...

Omicron casts a new shadow over economy's pandemic recovery

Just as Americans and Europeans were eagerly awaiting their most normal holiday season in a couple of years, the omicron variant has unleashed a fresh round of fear and uncertainty — for travelers, sh...

Inflation, even in dollars, dims Venezuelans' holiday season

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Tradition dictates that Venezuelans, children and adults alike, wear brand new clothes on Christmas and New Year’s. Shirts, pants, dresses, stilettos and sneakers — all with ...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Dec. 14 The Guardian on China's Winter Olympics and treatment of Uyghurs: The fin...

Parents of suspect in Michigan school shooting due in court

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The parents of a Michigan teen charged with killing four students at Oxford High School were scheduled to return to court Tuesday on charges of involuntary manslaughter. ...

Italy fines Amazon $1.3B, alleging harm to outside sellers

MILAN (AP) — Italy’s anti-trust authority on Thursday fined Amazon 1.13 billion euros ($1.3 billion), accusing the company of exploiting its dominant position against independent sellers on its websit...

Italy fines Amazon €1.1 billion in antitrust case

The Italian Competition Authority (AGCM) on Thursday said it fined online retail giant Amazon €1.1 billion ($1.3 billion) for alleged abuse of its market dominance. The move comes after the same...

US-Apple-Movies-Top-10

Movies US charts: 1. The Last Duel 2. Venom: Let There Be Carnage 3. No Time to Die 4. Dune 5. Dr. Seuss’ How ...

Lawyer: Artist didn't know Michigan parents stayed in studio

A Detroit-area artist whose studio was where the parents of the Oxford High School student charged in a deadly shooting were found by police is cooperating with authorities and didn’t know the couple ...

Michigan parents found in building; bond set at $500K apiece

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A judge imposed a combined $1 million bond Saturday for the parents of the Michigan teen charged with killing four students at Oxford High School, hours after police said they we...

Parents of Michigan boy charged in Oxford school shooting

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor filed involuntary manslaughter charges Friday against the parents of a teen accused of killing four students at a Michigan high school, saying they failed to interve...

Expert: School should have flagged behavior before shooting

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — The warning signs were there: A search for gun ammunition on a cellphone, drawings of blood on a school desk and a written plea for help. But on Tuesday, rough...

GivingTuesday: Record $2.7B raised during day of generosity

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have seen slight declines this year, but GivingTuesday generated a new record for giving. Donations on GivingTuesday, the annual campaign that encou...

US-Apple-Movies-Top-10

Movies US charts: 1. Venom: Let There Be Carnage 2. No Time to Die 3. Free Guy 4. Spencer 5. Dr. Seuss’ How th...

Fight at New Taipei's Lehua Night Market ends in KO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Video surfaced on Tuesday (Nov. 30) showing a dramatic fight between two men waiting in line for drinks at a night market in New Taipei City. At 6 p.m. on Monday evenin...