Charge: Man strangled girlfriend, 2 girls, burned bodies

Arzel J. Ivery is seen in an undated photo provided by the Shelby County, Tenn., Sheriff's Office. Ivery, boyfriend of A...
20:10 18 February 2022

HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in deep overhaul

LONDON — HSBC will shed some 35,000 jobs as part of a deep overhaul to focus on faster-growing markets in Asia and as it tries to cope with a slew of ...
10:48 18 February 2022

Tech, communications stocks push US indexes to more records

Solid gains in technology and communications stocks pushed major U.S. indexes to more record highs on Wall Street Friday. Chipmaker Qualcomm jumped 4....
21:11 17 January 2022

Morgan Stanley’s 4Q profits jump, helped by trading boost

NEW YORK — Morgan Stanley's fourth-quarter profits jumped 46% from a year earlier, the company said Thursday, helped by a massive boost from the bank'...
13:52 16 January 2022

Banks post big profits, but lower interest rates are a worry

NEW YORK — So far, it appears 2019 was another record year for Wall Street.
18:50 14 January 2022

Elizabeth Banks to be honored by Harvard’s Hasty Pudding

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Harvard University's famed Hasty Pudding theater troupe has named actor and director Elizabeth Banks as the group's 2020 Woman of t...
16:00 14 January 2022

Stocks climb ahead of trade deal, sending S&P 500 to record

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street ahead of the signing of a “Phase 1” trade deal with China, sending the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record h...
21:10 13 January 2022

Jones leads No. 2 Duke to 73-64 victory over scrappy Ga Tech

ATLANTA — Tre Jones hit two key baskets down the stretch and No. 2 Duke extended its decade-long domination of Georgia Tech, holding off the Yellow Ja...
4:40 9 January 2022

Police, protesters clash in New Year’s rally in Hong Kong

HONG KONG — Hundreds of thousands of people packed Hong Kong streets for an annual New Year's Day protest march as the monthslong pro-democracy moveme...
15:31 1 January 2022

Carter, NCA&T rout Alcorn State 64-44 in Celebration Bowl

ATLANTA — Kylil Carter passed for six touchdowns and North Carolina A&T racked up enormous offensive totals to beat Alcorn State 64-44 in the Cele...
22:35 21 December 2021

All-America Watch: Championship weekend’s best matchups

Only the best of the best get to play this weekend in college football. Championship weekend crowns the winner of 10 Bowl Subdivision conferences and ...
21:30 3 December 2021

Fear, turmoil in Lebanon as its financial crisis worsens

BEIRUT — On one of Beirut’s main commercial streets, store owners are cutting salaries by half or considering shutting down. Shops advertise sales, bu...
6:09 21 November 2021

9 Great white sharks suddenly show up near the Carolinas

OUTER BANKS, N.C. — It’s not officially Shark Week but for trackers along the East Coast, several great white sharks are putting on a show.
19:10 19 November 2021

‘Ford v Ferrari’ speeds to No. 1; ‘Charlie’s Angels’ fizzles

NEW YORK — “Ford v Ferrari” left its competition in the rearview mirror, racing to an estimated $31 million debut at the box office in a No. 1 finish ...
2:34 18 November 2021

Review: Elizabeth Banks takes a shot at ‘Charlie’s Angels’

If you're watching a big studio film featuring a female ensemble, there is a 50% chance that there is going to be some monologue about how men underes...
1:15 13 November 2021

Liz Weston: Speedier payment systems could curb your costs

Here's an illustration of the many ways slow payment systems can inconvenience you and cost you money.
12:24 4 November 2021

Stocks head for record high following solid jobs report

NEW YORK — A government report revealing surprisingly solid job growth in October put investors in a buying mood Friday and drove broad gains for U.S....
16:35 1 November 2021