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Saudi Arabia's triumphant week reclaims the West's embrace

Sep. 24, 2022 19:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Saudi Arabia appears to be leaving behind the stream of negative coverage that the killing of Jamal Khashoggi elicited since 2018. The kingdom is once again being enthusiastically welcomed back into polite and powerful society, and it is no longer as frowned upon to seek Saudi...

UK cuts taxes, boosts spending, accelerating pound's slide

Sep. 23, 2022 13:29 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The United Kingdom's new government outlined plans Friday to cut taxes and boost spending in an effort to bolster the faltering economy, but the high-risk moves sparked concerns that increased public borrowing will worsen a cost-of-living crisis and sent the British pound on its...

Building construction starts at Ford site in Tennessee

Sep. 23, 2022 12:22 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Building construction has begun at the future site of a factory where Ford and a South Korean company have joined forces to build electric trucks and batteries in rural west Tennessee, officials said Friday. Ford Motor Co. said it has broken ground on the...

US Sen. Warnock: Electric car tax credit needs 'flexibility'

Sep. 23, 2022 10:50 AM EDT

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock urged the U.S. Treasury secretary Friday to use “maximum flexibility” in implementing a revised tax credit for Americans buying electric vehicles, a perk that Hyundai stands to lose as the automaker invests billions of dollars to open its first...

White House hosts local officials, touts impact of policies

Sep. 22, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Thursday launched a new effort to show local governments what it can do for their communities, hosting North Carolina officials to highlight funding opportunities and hear firsthand how coronavirus relief, infrastructure dollars and other policies are faring...

Walmart, Target begin holiday early to ease inflation sting

Sep. 22, 2022 08:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart and Target plan to begin offering deals and price matching offers earlier this year to keep up with Americans pressed by soaring inflation and looking for ways to ease the potential sting of holiday shopping. For two years now, shoppers have...

Senate ratifies international climate deal on refrigerants

Sep. 21, 2022 18:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major action to address climate change, the Senate on Wednesday ratified an international agreement that compels the United States and other countries to limit use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigeration and air conditioning that...

General Mills, Walmart rise; Chemours, Carnival fall

Sep. 21, 2022 16:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: General Mills Inc., up $4.31 to $79.72. The maker of Cheerios, Yoplait yogurt and other packaged foods raised its profit forecast for the year. Coty Inc., up 25...

Louisiana casino plans to move ashore by 2024

Sep. 17, 2022 11:56 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A riverboat casino in Louisiana's capital city has been given approval to move onto land. The Louisiana Gaming Control Board this week unanimously approved the casino’s request to move off of its aging gambling boat and into the casino’s atrium, news...

CSX railroad hires Ford executive to replace retiring CEO

Sep. 15, 2022 14:58 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — CSX has hired an auto industry executive to lead the railroad after its current CEO retires. Jacksonville, Florida-based CSX Corp. said Thursday that Joe Hinrichs will take over from Jim Foote at the end of this month. Hinrichs previously served as president of...