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AP News - Jun 25, 2016 2:24 AM

BOSTON (AP) — A bid to grow daily fantasy sports overseas doesn't appear to be gaining much traction as the industry fights for survival on its home front.Gambling analysts say DraftKings, the industry's second largest company, has struggled to ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 6:42 PM

The Green Bay Packers have reported another year of record revenue.Total revenue rose 8 percent in the past year to nearly $409 million in 2016. It's the 13th straight year with a new high for one of the NFL's marquee teams.Revenue from n ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 4:24 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:Citigroup Inc., down $4.16 to $40.30Bank shares plunged as Britain's vote to leave the European Union sparked a global market sell-off.Exxon Mobil Corp., d ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 3:36 PM

LONDON (AP) — On its face Britain looked the same on Friday: The White Cliffs of Dover gleamed, the clamor of construction rumbled across London and bathers in the Hampstead Heath park took a dip in a murky pond while the rare sun lasted.Yet Bri ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 3:35 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for July delivery was up 0.50 cent at $4.5475 a bushel; July corn fell 2.75 cents to 3.8450 a bushel; July oats up 1.75 cents at $2.09 a bushel; while July soybea ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 1:59 PM

More than 250,000 electric bottle warmers are being recalled because they can overheat and start a fire. Other recalled consumer products this week include faulty computer batteries and hard hats.Here's a more detailed look:ELECTRIC BOTTL ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 10:02 AM

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Aircraft wreckage potentially from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has been found on an island off the east African coast, an Australian official said Friday.Transport Minister Darren Chester, who oversees the sea ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 7:59 AM

LONDON (AP) — Stock markets crashed, oil prices tumbled and the pound fell to a 31-year low on Friday as Britain's unprecedented vote to leave the European Union shocked investors and dragged the region, the world's largest economic bloc, into a new er ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 7:00 AM

LONDON (AP) — Britons have voted to leave the European Union, their concerns about immigration and what some saw as the ever-increasing power of the 28-member bloc trumping the attraction of being part of a single market of more than 500 million people ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 5:29 AM

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank says it stands ready to provide more credit to the financial system. . ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 3:57 AM

CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldovan intelligence officials say they have seized an "imposing quantity" of radioactive uranium from a criminal group and detained several people.The Moldovan Intelligence and Security Service on Friday said the urani ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 2:06 AM

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Sitting on a bench alongside a vacant volleyball court, Dr. Omar Easy opens a small carton of chocolate milk, pops in the straw and guides it to son Easton's lips between the bites of raspberries and blueberries.The toddle ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 1:29 AM

HONG KONG (AP) — The pound slumped to its lowest in more than three decades on Friday as results on Britain's referendum on European Union membership showed that the "leave" side had won.Uncertainty over the vote results had sent the currency on ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 1:05 AM

BOSTON (AP) — With little mystery surrounding how the first two picks would go in Thursday's NBA draft, the Celtics responded to wider theories about selection No. 3 by keeping things simple.Despite receiving a lot of interest from teams looking ...more

AP News - Jun 24, 2016 12:34 AM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global financial markets dived on Friday as media reports forecast that British voters had opted to leave the European Union, shocking investors and triggering jitters across the globe.Tokyo stocks plunged more than 7 p ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 9:21 PM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks volatile, Nikkei slides up to 2.9 percent as investors await UK vote results. ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 6:14 PM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The media got a sneak peak at the "soul" of the upcoming Rio de Janeiro Olympics with a visit Thursday to the athletes' village, the brand new complex of residential towers where nearly 11,000 athletes and some 6,000 coaches and o ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 4:43 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday:Barnes & Noble Inc., up 82 cents to $11.26The book seller reported stronger-than-expected quarterly sales.Macy's Inc., up 57 cents to $33.38Th ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 4:33 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Twilio shares nearly doubled in their first day of trading Thursday, after the technology company raised $150 million in its initial public offering.The San Francisco company makes software that helps companies communicate with t ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 3:44 PM

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's once-struggling Tropicana casino seems to have found the key to success in the cutthroat casino market: keep pumping cash back into the property — and not just for things involving gambling.The Tropican ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 3:29 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Organization of American states added his voice Thursday to the chorus of international leaders stepping up pressure on Venezuela to address a humanitarian crisis and end a crackdown on opposition activists.Secr ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 2:37 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Funds that focus on companies that serve emerging markets have been mostly faring better after a rocky start to the year and a lackluster 2015, when worries about China's economic woes and volatile prices for oil and other commoditie ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 2:37 PM

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's President Vladimir Putin voiced strong concern Thursday about Mongolia's plans to build a hydroelectric plant on a river flowing into Lake Baikal, warning it could endanger the world's deepest lake.Putin said that the pros ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 10:57 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week but remain at levels low enough to boost home sales in the spring buying season.Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage edged up to 3.56 percent from ...more

AP News - Jun 23, 2016 10:51 AM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for July delivery was 2.50 cents a bale lower at $4.56 a bushel; July corn was 8.50 cents higher at $3.8420 bushel; July oats was .25 cent high ...more


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