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Phillies offense breaks out in 12-2 rout of Morton, Braves

ATLANTA (AP) — Odúbel Herrera hit a three-run homer in Philadelphia's six-run first inning and the streaking Phillies beat Charlie Morton and the Atlanta Braves 12-2 on Friday night in their top-scori...

Business Highlights: Job growth slows, stocks post records

___ US job growth slows sharply in sign of hiring struggles WASHINGTON (AP) — The recovery of America’s job market hit a pause last month as many businesses — from ...

Expedia, Roku rise; Beyond Meat, Planet Fitness fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Cigna Corp., up $4.25 to $261.18. The health insurer beat Wall Street's first-qu...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week. All times are Eastern. TUESDAY, May 11 WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases ...

BMW confirms 2021 outlook, but sees volatility ahead

BMW remains on course to meet its profit targets for 2021 despite rising raw material costs, the German carmaker said on Friday, having largely steered clear of the semiconductor chip shortage batteri...

TV's growth is a boon for 'diverse voices' among novelists

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Growing up an avid reader, Kwana Jackson knew where to look for romance novels with Black characters: Segregated in the “African American interest” section where only determined sho...

Taiwan's April exports surge, propelled by chip exports

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s exports rose by double digits in April, boosted by demand for processor chips as global manufacturing revived. Exports increased 38.7% over a year ear...

Woodfibre LNG signs second sales agreement with BP Gas Marketing Limited

SQUAMISH, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA - Media OutReach - 7 May 2021 - Woodfibre LNG has taken another step toward shipping some of the world's cleanest LNG to Asian markets, where it can offset coal a...

China propels BMW to strong profits, Germany lags

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Booming sales in China helped propel German luxury carmaker BMW to stronger profits in the first three months of the year even as its home market Germany trailed the ongoing ...

Asian shares mostly rise on US rally; eyes on jobs data

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares mostly rose Friday on optimism about the rally on Wall Street and an economic rebound in the U.S., as investors awaited the release of jobs data. Japan's b...

Former Syracuse QB Eric Dungey not giving up on his dreams

Former Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey has been on an emotional ride that would test the mettle of most. Not selected in the NFL draft despite a record-setting college career. Cut a...

Big US job gain expected, if employers found enough workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — With viral cases declining, consumers spending again and more businesses easing restrictions, America's employers likely delivered another month of robust hiring in April, reinforcin...

Peloton expects to lose $165 million in revenue from recall

NEW YORK (AP) — Peloton said Thursday that the recall of its treadmills will shrink its revenue by $165 million in the current quarter. The company agreed on Wednesday to recall abou...

Business Highlights: Unemployment claims, Facebook board

___ US unemployment claims fall to a pandemic low of 498,000 WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid fell last week to 498,000, the lowes...

Beyond Meat falls short of Q1 forecasts due to lower prices

Plant-based meat company Beyond Meat posted a first-quarter loss Thursday after higher sales were offset by marketing costs and lower prices. The company based in El Segundo, Califor...