Grand jury charges 4 Audi managers in emissions case

DETROIT (AP) — A federal grand jury in Detroit has indicted four Audi engineering managers from Germany in a widening diesel emissions cheating scandal. Richard Bauder, Axel Eiser, S...

The Latest: AU urges Congo to suspend final election results

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on Congo's disputed presidential election (all times local): 10:45 p.m. An African Union statement backed by heads of state is cal...

China warns of 'repercussions' if Canada snubs Huawei 5G network

BEIJING (AP) — The latest on the fight between China and Canada over the arrest of a Chinese technology executive (all times local): 5:15 a.m. China's ambassador to Canada says the arr...

47 US Dems ask Trump to sanction Guatemala government

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of 47 Democratic members of Congress urged President Donald Trump on Thursday to impose sanctions on corrupt officials in the government of Guatemala and suspend assistance t...

EU lawmakers seek cuts for nations reneging on rule of law

BRUSSELS (AP) — Amid deep concerns about the rule of law in Hungary and Poland, European Union lawmakers want to suspend EU funds to states that interfere in their courts or fail to tackle corruption....

Berlusconi's back, runs for Euro parliament after ban lifted

ROME (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi is back. Again. The three-time Italian premier, who has made a career out of rebounding from legal woes, personal scandal, heart trouble and political s...

House Republicans question telecoms on location tracking

NEW YORK (AP) — Several House Republicans asked T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint how they share their users' cellphone location data, citing a recent report that telecoms are selling that inform...

US says China's death sentence against Canadian political

TORONTO (AP) — The U.S. State Department says China's death sentence against a Canadian man is "politically motivated." Wednesday's statement from U.S. deputy spokesman Robert Pallad...

Analysis: China pulling out all stops in Canada tensions

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping's government is sparing no expense to its international reputation in its determination to force Canada to back down over the case of a Chinese te...

Going public? For Uber, Lyft and others, shutdown slows IPOs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The partial government shutdown is slowing plans by some companies to issue stock to the public and potentially cutting off a key source of capital for the financial markets. ...

2 charged with hacking SEC computers in trading scheme

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two Ukrainian men have been charged with hacking into computers of the Securities and Exchange Commission to steal quarterly and annual reports of publicly traded companies before ...

Riot breaks out in E. China over expired vaccines, Taiwan offers to help

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A riot broke out in eastern China on Friday (Jan. 11) after news broke that at least 145 children had been sickened by expired vaccines, and in response, the Taiwan's gover...

Bounty issued for Taiwanese trio who fled to Canada

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau has posted a NT$250,000 (US$8,100) bounty for information leading to the arrest of blogger Su Chen-tuan (蘇陳端), her ...

Decision ending court order in GOP voting rights case upheld

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court has refused to re-impose restrictions on Republican National Committee voter activities set in motion decades ago by a New Jersey gubernatorial race. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Jan. 13, the 13th day of 2019. There are 352 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 13, 19...