APNewsBreak: Nuclear commission considers fewer inspections
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will look at cutting back on inspections of the country's nuclear reactors.
Federal data shows opioid shipments ballooned as crisis grew
The federal judge overseeing more than 1,500 lawsuits filed by city and county governments against drug companies over the opioid crisis has ordered the public release of data that shows where drugs were distributed nationally before 2013.
US objections to French tech tax overshadow G-7 finance meet
The leading finance officials of the Group of Seven rich democracies is arriving at Chantilly, in a chateau north of Paris, at the start of a two-day meeting.
Men who lost family members in Max crash seek safety changes
A man whose family was killed in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max jet in Ethiopia accused the company of wrongful conduct and told a U.S. House subcommittee that the process to approve aircraft must be strengthened.
SpaceX: Leaky valve caused crew capsule to explode in test
SpaceX says a leaky valve caused its crew capsule to explode during a ground test in April.
With Big Tech's dominance under scrutiny, EU probes Amazon
The European Union is opening an antitrust probe into U.S. online shopping giant Amazon to see how it uses data from independent retailers.
US wants role in efforts to settle South Korea-Japan dispute
South Korea says the United States fully understands the seriousness of Seoul's growing trade dispute with Tokyo.
Congress grills Big Tech over competition, money and power
Big Tech got some big questions on Tuesday during congressional hearings called to address their size, power and ambition, ranging from anti-competitive business practices to plans to create a digital currency.
Retail rivals crash Amazon's Prime Day party
Amazon's Prime Day is coming with a wave of deals _ and protests.
Apple, Google continue inclusive push with new emojis
New emojis coming your way that show how you love the one your with in 75 different ways.
Hackers steal millions of Bulgarians' data; Russian tie seen
Bulgarian officials say unidentified hackers have stolen the personal details of millions of people from Bulgaria's national revenue agency and note a possible Russian link in the case.
Boeing jet trouble leads to cuts at Europe's busiest airline
Europe's biggest airline by passengers, budget carrier Ryanair, will cut flights and close some of its bases beginning this winter because of the delay to deliveries of the Boeing 737 Max plane, which has been grounded globally after two fatal crashes.
US home construction slips 0.9% to 1.25 million in June
US home construction slides 0.9% to 1.25 million in June on big drop in apartment buiding.
Big losses for railroads pull industrial companies lower
Stock indexes were posting slight losses in early trading on Wall Street Wednesday as a weak showing for railroad operator CSX pulled industrial companies broadly lower.
Global stocks mostly fall as Wall Street ends winning streak
Global stocks are mostly lower after Wall Street ended a five-day winning streak following disappointing corporate earnings reports.
California pot seller asks court to void county delivery ban
Another legal fight is underway over home marijuana delivery in California.
Bulgaria detains cybersecurity employee in tax data hacking
Bulgarian police have detained a suspect who is allegedly behind the hacking of the national revenue agency, an attack that leaked the personal and financial data of millions of Bulgarians and companies.
Bank of America earns $7.4B in 2Q, beating estimates
Bank of America 2Q profits rise, beating expectations, helped by higher interest rates and under control costs.
6 minutes: Man haunted by family's final moments on 737 Max
A man whose wife and children were killed on a Boeing 737 Max will appear at the next congressional hearing into the company and its plane.
Joe Biden draws line against progressives on health care
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is running as the defender of Obamacare and promising to expand the 2010 health care measure.