Stocks closed lower on Wall Street Friday after reports that a Chinese delegation cut short a visit to the U.S. fueled speculation that upcoming talks aimed at resolving the costly trade war between Washington and Beijing are in trouble
Microsoft will offer free security updates for users of soon-to-be outdated Windows 7 software through the 2020 election in the U.S. _ and in other interested democratic countries with national elections next year
The head of the House Intelligence Committee says he believes Facebook is keenly aware of the threat from technologies that could help foreign actors disrupt next year's elections and is working on solutions.
Registered nurses staged a one-day strike against Tenet Health hospitals in Florida, California and Arizona on Friday, demanding better working conditions and higher wages
The House has approved a bill to end forced arbitration clauses that prevent workers and consumers from filing lawsuits in disputes with companies over employment practices, billing or civil rights
British and EU negotiators have agreed to press on in search of an elusive Brexit deal, as Ireland's deputy leader warned that the two sides remain far apart despite an improvement in the 'mood music.'
Germany's Commerzbank AG says it is planning to cut 4,300 jobs and close some 200 branches as part of a restructuring that will also see its stake in Poland's mBank