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Global stocks steady as Fed minutes fail to sway investors

Global stocks steady as Fed minutes fail to sway investors

Global stocks were trading in narrow ranges Thursday after the minutes to the last policymaking meeting of the Federal Reserve failed to provide much of a steer as to the timing of the central bank's next interest rate increase

Hawaii Bill Would Ban Licenses For Some Foreign Fishermen

Hawaii Bill Would Ban Licenses For Some Foreign Fishermen

A proposal in the Hawaii Legislature has the potential to cripple the state's commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found foreign fishermen confined to boats and living in subpar conditions

Ivanka Trump visits center for minority-owned businesses

Ivanka Trump visits center for minority-owned businesses

Ivanka Trump has broadened her research on economic policy with a visit to a Baltimore center for minority-owned small businesses

Emails Show New EPA Chief's Cozy Ties With Fuel Industry

Emails Show New EPA Chief's Cozy Ties With Fuel Industry

Dozens of emails reviewed by The Associated Press underscore the cozy ties between the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency and those that profit from burning fossil fuels

Lawmakers Renew Push For Drilling In Alaska Wildlife Refuge

Lawmakers Renew Push For Drilling In Alaska Wildlife Refuge

The possibility of petroleum drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge wasn't a consideration under President Barack Obama, but it's getting renewed attention under the new administration