posted: 01/20/2017 1:59 a.m.
BERLIN -- Former Volkswagen Chief Executive Officer Martin Winterkorn denied having had early knowledge of the company's cheating on diesel emissions as he testified Thursday at a German parliamentary inquiry, his first major public appearance since he resigned.
posted: 01/18/2017 2:08 a.m.
Deutsche Bank AG has reached a final settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over its handling of mortgage-backed securities before 2008, resolving one of its biggest litigation risks.
posted: 01/18/2017 2:06 a.m.
Saudis ready to bid solar, wind project
posted: 01/18/2017 1 a.m.
British American Tobacco Plc has agreed to fully take over Reynolds American Inc. in a deal to create the world's largest publicly traded tobacco company.
posted: 01/16/2017 2 a.m.
Chinese and Germans are among dozens of investors taking Ukraine up on its offer to turn the grounds of one of the world's worst nuclear disasters into a solar park.
updated: 01/16/2017 1:57 a.m.
ZHUOLU TOWN, China -- The brightly decorated 3-D cinema in this town outside Beijing is showing the latest Chinese and Hollywood films to row after row of empty red seats. So few people come to watch films here that the theater manager rents out the halls to traveling sales companies or music teachers.
posted: 01/15/2017 1:55 a.m.
An overloaded coal truck rumbles down from the steel factory and hits a bump, sending chunks of its black cargo skittering and click-clicking along the asphalt. Waiting by the roadside, a farmer swaddled in thick, cotton-padded winter clothing scrambles into onrushing traffic to pick up the pieces.
posted: 01/15/2017 1:53 a.m.
North Korean officials and factory managers are scrambling to answer a call from leader Kim Jong Un for an all-out, nationwide effort to build up the country's economy in 2017.
posted: 01/15/2017 1:49 a.m.
In the throes of a bird flu outbreak, South Korea has asked the United States to ship fresh eggs, marking the first time the Asian country has sought to buy large quantities from the United States.
posted: 01/14/2017 1:57 a.m.
LONDON -- Is it cod or haddock?
posted: 01/14/2017 1:56 a.m.
Renault SA became the latest victim of the fallout of Volkswagen AG's diesel scandal after Paris prosecutors opened a preliminary investigation into the French company's vehicle emissions, wiping as much as $1.6 billion from its market value.
posted: 01/13/2017 1:45 a.m.
Five German Volkswagen AG executives facing U.S. charges linked to the diesel-emissions scandal may be able to avoid arrest, but they may never be able to travel outside Germany again.
posted: 01/13/2017 1:44 a.m.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- The head of OPEC said Thursday that he remains "confident" that the cartel and outside members will stick to an agreement to cut production to help raise oil prices.
posted: 01/12/2017 2:17 a.m.
Mexico's fuel market liberalization has done something rarely seen before: make California's pump prices look cheap.
updated: 01/12/2017 2:14 a.m.
USA Truck exec resigned, filing shows