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General Mills buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products in $8B dealGeneral Mills is buying Blue Buffalo Pet Products in a transaction valued at about $8 billion
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel speaks with the media as he arrives for an EU-Sahel meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. European Union leaders meet Friday with counterparts from Africa's Sahel in a show of support for the impoverished region fallen prey to extremists and a key transit point for migrants heading to Europe. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
The Latest: $510 million pledged for West Africa's SahelThe Latest: $510 million pledged at EU summit for West Africa's Sahel in security, development
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
A Chinese investor uses a computer terminal to monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Asian stocks advanced Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a two-day losing streak and Japanese inflation edged higher. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Stocks mixed as Wall Street seen edging higherStock markets slip in Europe, but Wall Street is expected to rise on the open and Asian indexes closed higher
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
Driver Nadezhda Sergeeva and Anastasia Kocherzhova of the Olympic Athletes of Russia start their first heat during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
A 2nd Russian athlete tests positive for doping at OlympicsA second Russian athlete has failed a doping test at the Pyeongchang Games, a day before the International Olympic Committee's executive board is to decide whether to reinstate the country for Sunday's closing ceremony
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel speaks before a CNN town hall broadcast, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla. (Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
Florida school shooting: 'abject breakdown at all levels''Abject breakdown on all levels': Florida high school where ex-student accused of fatally shooting 17 people reopening to teachers Friday amid revelations an armed officer on campus did nothing to stop suspect, and other issues
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, Sheldon Adelson arrives for President Donald Trump's speech at the Israel museum in Jerusalem. Adelson has proposed paying for at least part of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, four U.S. officials told The Associated Press, and the Trump administration is considering the offer. Lawyers at the State Department are looking into the legality of the highly unconventional proposal to cover part or all of the embassy’s costs through private donations, the administration officials said. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)
AP sources: Adelson offers to help pay for Jerusalem embassyPresident Donald Trump's administration is considering an offer from Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson to pay for at least part of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
BMW plans to build battery electric Minis in ChinaGerman automaker BMW says it's in talks to build battery electric models of its Mini cars in China, which would be the first time the iconic cars have been made outside Europe
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Building starts on Afghan leg of Turkmenistan gas pipelineConstruction has begun on the Afghanistan stretch of an ambitious pipeline that is to carry natural gas from Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, Pakistan and India
The Associated Press52 minutes ago
Af-Pak officials inaugurate long-awaited gas pipelineAfghanistan's president and Pakistan's prime minister were on hand for the launch of a gas pipeline that will feed Turkmenistan gas to Afghanistan, on to Pakistan and eventually to India
The Associated Press53 minutes ago
Gold medalist Kjeld Nuis of The Netherlands celebrates after the men's 1,000 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
The Latest: Nuis wins 1,000 to become double Olympic champKjeld Nuis of the Netherlands has become a double Olympic champion after adding gold in the 1,000-meters to the 1,500 title he won last week
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
Ivanka Trump, daughter and advisor to U.S. President Donald Trump, arrives at the Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Ivanka will lead her country's delegation to the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Sunday. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon. Pool)
Ivanka Trump receives red-carpet welcome for Olympic visitIvanka Trump, the daughter of the American president, has landed in South Korea to attend the closing ceremony this weekend for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang
The Associated Press1 hour ago
BMW looking at Chinese-made electric MINIBMW says it is talking with a Chinese automaker about a possible partnership to produce electric versions of its MINI cars for the world's biggest auto market
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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