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Possible rise in baguette prices poses crunch for the French

A hike in the cost of wheat is alarming French households who fear a possible rise in the price of the prized baguette By THOMAS...

Greece woos investments on Chinese foreign minister’s visit

ATHENS, Greece -- Greek officials sought to expand Chinese investment in the country during talks on Wednesday with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi, that...

Norfolk Southern Q3 profit up 32% despite flat rail volume

Norfolk Southern’s third-quarter profit jumped 32% even though the number of shipments the railroad delivered remained relatively flat because it was able to increase...

Democrats unveil billionaires’ tax as Biden plan takes shape

WASHINGTON -- Pushing past skeptics, Senate Democrats on Wednesday unveiled a new billionaires’ tax proposal, an entirely new entry in the tax code designed...

Judge rejects challenge to Southwest’s vaccine mandate

A federal judge says Southwest Airlines is within its rights to require employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19 ByThe Associated Press October 27, 2021, 11:43 AM •...

Concerts return, dining rooms open and Coke sales rebound

Coca-Cola Co. is getting its fizz back By DEE-ANN DURBIN AP Business Writer October 27, 2021, 11:39 AM • 1 min read Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email this...

McDonald’s sales surged 14% as virus restrictions eased

McDonald’s is reporting stronger-than-expected sales in the third quarter, boosted by larger orders and higher prices on the menu By DEE-ANN DURBIN AP Business Writer October...

Deutsche Bank makes profit as recovery reduces bad loans

Deutsche Bank has seen its net profit increase 6%, to 329 million euros, in the third quarter despite a sharp increase in restructuring costs ByThe...

Italy hosts a climate-focused G20 as geopolitics shift

ROME -- The leaders of Russia and China aren’t coming. Turkey nearly set off a diplomatic incident on the eve of the meeting. And...

Gulf Arab states, squeezed by climate change, still tout oil

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- The global energy transition is perhaps nowhere more perplexing than in the Arabian Peninsula, where Saudi Arabia and other Gulf...