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Anita Hill says Thomas, Weinstein part of arc toward justice

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Anita Hill told a room full of entertainment industry professionals that her 1991 testimony about Clarence Thomas and the...

UK, EU hail Brexit breakthrough despite unresolved questions

BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union hailed a breakthrough Friday that allows them to begin talks on their post-Brexit relations without answering...

A stronger global economy is helping boost the US job market

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. job market is benefiting from an unlikely source: Other countries. The global economy is showing renewed strength, with Europe, Japan...

Can better policies prevent workplace sexual harassment?

NEW YORK (AP) — Sexual misconduct happens at work not because companies don't publish anti-harassment policies, experts say, but because managers don't enforce them...

Net neutrality fans speak up as FCC set to strike down...

NEW YORK (AP) — Net neutrality is a simple concept but a dense and often technical issue normally discussed in tech and telecom circles....

Keillor: Radio station fired me without full investigation

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Garrison Keillor says Minnesota Public Radio was wrong to fire him last week without fully investigating what a senior executive has...

Streep calls out Harvey Weinstein at women’s conference

BOSTON (AP) — Meryl Streep says she and other actresses are planning to make a series of "non-negotiable" demands in the wake of the...

Applications for US jobless benefits drop again to 236,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of unemployed workers filing for jobless benefits fell by 2,000 last week to 236,000, the lowest level in five...

US consumer borrowing up $20.5 billion in October

WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers increased their borrowing by $20.5 billion in October. It was the biggest gain in 11 months and reflected strong...

As Franken’s support collapses, Democrats expect resignation

WASHINGTON (AP) — His once-promising political career in shambles, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken appeared on the verge of resigning after fellow Democrats led by...

Rock icon Johnny Hallyday, known as French Elvis, dies at 74

PARIS (AP) — Johnny Hallyday, France's biggest rock star for more than half a century and an icon who packed sports stadiums and all...

US records strongest US worker productivity in 3 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. worker productivity rose 3 percent in the third quarter, the best showing in three years, while labor costs fell for...

Survey: US businesses added a solid 190,000 jobs in November

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added a robust 190,000 jobs in November, according to a private survey, a sign that hiring is strong enough...

Here are your options if YouTube vanishes from Amazon gizmos

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention Fire TV owners: YouTube might soon disappear from your Amazon streaming device. But you'll still have options. Google is threatening...

Lyft offers self-driving car rides in Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The ride-hailing company Lyft is now sending self-driving cars to pick up passengers in a Boston neighborhood. The cars will have backup...

‘Today’ show dominates in ratings with Lauer firing

NEW YORK (AP) — While surely a week NBC wouldn't want to repeat, Matt Lauer's firing lured viewers to the "Today" show. The NBC morning...

ABC says Ross will no longer cover stories involving Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — Suspended ABC News reporter Brian Ross will no longer cover stories involving President Donald Trump following his erroneous report last...

US trade deficit rises to $48.7 billion on record imports

WASHINGTON (AP) — Record imports lifted the U.S. trade deficit to $48.7 billion in October, highest since January. The Commerce Department said Tuesday that the...

Cineworld buying Regal movie chain in global expansion

NEW YORK (AP) — Cineworld Group PLC is buying Regal Entertainment Group for $3.61 billion in a deal that gives the movie theater operator...

Facebook launches parent-controlled Messenger app for kids

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is coming for your kids. The social media giant is launching a messaging app for children to chat with their...

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