Wall Street futures early Friday morning indicated another big sell-off in store for the markets as fears from the spread of coronavirus continue to threaten commerce. It comes a day after the Dow Jones lost 1,190.95 points -- the second thousand-point drop this week. Dow Jones futures Friday were down...
WASHINGTON — The Iowa Democratic Party has released updated results of the Iowa caucuses after the completion of a recount requested by the campaigns of Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg. Buttigieg leads Sanders by a margin of 0.04 percentage points. The Associated Press has reviewed the updated results and won't call...
DETROIT — Kia is recalling more than 193,000 cars and minvans in yet another move to fix nagging problems that could cause engine fires. The largest of two U.S. recalls released by the government Thursday covers certain 2013 and 2014 Optima midsize cars. They have 2.4-liter direct fuel injection or...
WASHINGTON — A government whistleblower has filed a complaint alleging that federal workers did not have the necessary protective gear or training when they were deployed to help victims of the coronavirus evacuated from China.  News outlets report that the complaint deals with Health and Human Services Department employees...
BEIRUT, Lebanon — A Turkish official says 29 Turkish soldiers have been killed in an air strike by Syrian government forces in northeast Syria. The deaths mark a serious escalation in the direct conflict between Turkish and Russia-backed Syrian forces. The governor of Hatay, the Turkish province bordering Syria's...
NEW YORK — A new government survey finds that about 40% of American adults are obese and nearly 1 in every 10 are severely obese. Those findings were released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. They come from a 2017-2018 health survey that measures height and weight....
Get ready to see more of "The Proud Family." Disney announced it has ordered a revival of the popular Disney Channel show for its streaming service, DIsney+.  All current episodes of "The Proud Family" are currently available on the streaming service. "The Proud Family Movie" is also available to...
It happens once every four years so companies are ready to celebrate the Leap Year with some special deals.  During every presidential election and summer Olympics year, an extra day is added to the month of February. So instead of 28 days, this year February will have 29 days....
Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street, extending a weeklong rout and bringing the Dow Jones Industrial Average 10% below the record high it hit two weeks ago.  Investors continue to dump stocks and shovel money into ultra-safe assets like bonds as they fear that the spreading virus outbreak...
VATICAN CITY — Officials say Pope Francis is sick and he skipped a planned Mass with Rome clergy across town on Thursday. The Vatican said the 83-year-old pontiff had a “slight indisposition" and would proceed with the rest of his planned work on Thursday. But officials say Francis “preferred to...