The Latest: Kim, Putin to meet Thursday in Russia's Far East

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Kim-Putin meeting (all times local): 4:25 p.m. A Kremlin adviser says that President Vladimir Putin will meet the North Korean leader in...

The Latest: EU regrets US decision on Iran sanctions

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. move to end Iran sanction exemptions (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The European Union is criticizing the U.S. decisi...

US move to end Iran exemptions sending oil prices higher

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Global oil prices are climbing in the wake of the U.S. move to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil. And analysts said Tuesday that prices cou...

India to observe US sanctions on Iranian oil

NEW DELHI (AP) — India says it will buy crude oil from other major oil producing countries in view of the United States' decision this week to end waivers that allowed it to buy Iranian oil without fa...

Iranian parliament labels entire US military as terrorist

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian media say the parliament has approved a bill that labels all U.S. military forces as terrorist. The legislation is a step further after Iranian lawmakers ...

China lashes out at US over Iran oil sanctions move

BEIJING (AP) — Beijing is again lashing out at a U.S. decision to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil, calling it a violation of China's interests that will intensify turmoil in the Mid...

Asian stocks rise, oil soars on Iran sanctions worries

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks mostly rose Tuesday and oil prices soared to their highest level since October after the U.S. said it would soon impose sanctions on all buyers of Iranian oil. ...

North Korea's Kim will go into Putin summit needing a win

TOKYO (AP) — When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin for their first one-on-one meeting, he will have a long wish list and a strong desire to notch a win after...

End of US sanction waiver on Iran oil to not hurt Taiwan: CPC

TAIPEI — Waiver exemptions the United States government gave to eight countries to allow them to continue buying oil from Iran despite sanctions will end in early May, but Taiwan's state-run...

North Korea's Kim to meet Putin at crucial diplomatic moment

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea confirmed Tuesday that leader Kim Jong Un will soon visit Russia to meet with President Vladimir Putin in a summit that comes at a crucial moment for tenuous dipl...

Iran sanctions send oil prices, supply concerns higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration's decision to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil is raising concerns about global crude supply and sending oil prices to their highest levels s...

Stocks open broadly lower, but energy sector gains with oil

NEW YORK (AP) — The price of crude oil surged Monday after the U.S. government moved to further block Iranian oil exports. That helped to lift energy stocks, but losses elsewhere in the market pulled ...

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower, crude oil prices rise

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening mostly lower on Wall Street following a long holiday...

The Latest: US ending sanction waivers for Iran oil imports

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. sanctions on countries importing Iranian oil (all times local): 8:45 a.m. The White House says the U.S. is ending exemptions fr...

China criticizes US effort to reduce Iran oil sales

BEIJING (AP) — China has criticized Washington's decision to tell Beijing and other governments to stop buying Iranian oil or face sanctions. A foreign ministry spokesman, Geng Shuan...