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December 10, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s trade claims, Paris protesters’ chant

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s trade claims, Paris protesters’ chant WASHINGTON — Eager for a historic trade agreement, President Donald Trump is claiming done deals with China […]
December 10, 2018

Plant a tree: Milan’s ambitious plans to be cleaner, greener

Plant a tree: Milan’s ambitious plans to be cleaner, greener MILAN — If Italy’s fashion capital has a predominant colour, it is grey — not only […]
December 10, 2018

Yellow vest protests ‘economic catastrophe’ for France

Yellow vest protests ‘economic catastrophe’ for France The “yellow vest” protests have been “a catastrophe” for the French economy, the finance minister says. France has seen […]
December 10, 2018

Musk suggests Tesla’s new chairwoman won’t rein him in

Musk suggests Tesla’s new chairwoman won’t rein him in NEW YORK — Tesla CEO Elon Musk dismissed the idea that the company’s new chairwoman can exert […]
December 7, 2018

Economic chill dulls Chinese appetite for some luxury brands

Economic chill dulls Chinese appetite for some luxury brands BEIJING — The designer boutiques of Manhattan and Paris are feeling the chill of a Chinese economic […]
December 7, 2018

Oil prices perk up on trade truce, possible OPEC decision

Oil prices perk up on trade truce, possible OPEC decision A rally in oil prices after a two-month slide indicates traders are betting that OPEC and […]
December 7, 2018

Wedding registries expand to adventures, charities and more

Wedding registries expand to adventures, charities and more When Lila Chess and Aron Kandel were planning their January 2018 wedding, the New York City couple was […]
December 7, 2018

Westjet says customers open to idea of premium fares

Westjet says customers open to idea of premium fares WestJet Airlines Ltd. built its business on a simplified offer of low fares and no business class, […]
December 7, 2018

Sails make a comeback as shipping tries to go green

Sails make a comeback as shipping tries to go green LONDON — As the shipping industry faces pressure to cut climate-altering greenhouse gases, one answer is […]