U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned the incoming Trump administration against scrapping the Iran nuclear deal, saying it has made the world safer by leaving Tehran technically unable to build a nuclear weapon. ...

Former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine will cough up $5 million for his involvement in investment giant MF Global's misuse of some $1 billion in customers' money — and its messy downfall in October 2011 downfall, ...

More Republicans are expressing anxiety over plans to repeal Obamacare before reaching agreement on a replacement plan. And now one GOP senator has said clearly the two steps should happen simultaneously. The senator ...

Rex Tillerson, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the State Department, is worth as much as $400 million, according to new financial disclosures filed ahead of his confirmation hearing.  Tillerson’s net ...

Leaders of ethnically divided Cyprus will resume reunification talks Monday after negotiations broke down last month. Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci agreed to meet ...

The U.S. Congress will insist on major changes to Colombia’s controversial peace deal with leftist rebels before approving funds committed by President Obama to support the process, according to senior congressional ...

HONOLULU (AP) — A man accused of biting a Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant during a July flight from American Samoa to Hawaii was sentenced to three years of probation Thursday for interfering with a flight crew. ...

BlackBerry's back — again.   In a CES news release, Chinese tech giant TCL's mobile branch, TCL Communications Technology (TCT) announced it's planning on reinvigorating the classic smartphone brand for 2017.  TCL ...

APODACA, Mexico — In 30 years at Whirlpool, working at the company’s manufacturing plant in this industrial Mexican town, Jose Luis Rico has witnessed some pretty major changes.The work force has grown, churning out ...

South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd said it was in talks with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd about a supply agreement for television display panels. "If we do supply (Samsung) it likely won't be a one-time thing," LG Display ...

NEW YORK (AP) — Deutsche (DOY’-chuh) Bank will pay $95 million to resolve a New York civil lawsuit accusing it of evading tens of millions of dollars in federal taxes through shifty financial moves. The agreement ...

Panasonic and Disney have announced a partnership to bring Panasonic's professional-grade projectors to Disney's theme parks. The exclusive deal makes Panasonic the "Official Projection Technology" of both Walt Disney ...

South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd said it was in talks with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd about a supply agreement for television display panels."If we do supply (Samsung) it likely won't be a one-time thing," LG Display ...

Dodgers 1B/OF Darin Ruf appeared to be on his way to qualifying for salary arbitration as a “Super Two” player. A “Super Two” player must rank in the top 22 percent of players in service time, having between ...

The bitter workplace dispute between the CFA and the militant United Firefighters' Union has hit another flashpoint, in the midst of bushfire season, with the CFA asking the federal workplace authority to again ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: The outgoing and incoming administrations are battling over pending regulations and appointments. The Obama administration wants to solidify its policies, and the transitional Trump team wants a free ...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two of the country's largest hunting and fishing retailers will be joining forces. Bass Pro Shops has announced an agreement to acquire retail giant Cabela's in a deal worth approximately $5.5 ...

Sens. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) say they are infuriated by a $180 million retirement package potentially heading to President-elect Donald Trump’s secretary of State nominee. Former ...

Russia and India have been working together on deals to manufacture spare parts for some of Russia’s most lethal combat vehicles and are close to a final agreement. The countries are in an “advanced stage” for ...

Deutsche Bank agreed to a $95 million fine for using a shell company to avoid paying US federal income taxes, the Department of Justice said in a press release. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — In 2000, Deutsche Bank tried ...