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PARIS (AP) — Pressure mounted on French President Emmanuel Macron to announce concrete measures to calm protests marked by violence when he addresses the nation Monday evening, and breaks a long silence widely seen as aggravating a crisis that has shaken the government and the whole country.

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BEIJING (AP) — China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing on Sunday to protest the detention of an executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei in Canada at Washington's behest and demanded Washington cancel an order for her arrest.

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' new Democratic governor promised not to raise taxes to meet her goals of boosting spending on public schools and social services. Republicans who control the Legislature argue that a tax increase is coming even if state politicians do nothing.

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MILAN (AP) — If Italy's fashion capital has a predominant color, it is gray — not only because of the blocks of neoclassical stone buildings for which the city is celebrated, but also due to its often-gray sky, which traps pollution.

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PARIS (AP) — The rumble of armored police trucks and the hiss of tear gas filled central Paris on Saturday, as French riot police fought to contain thousands of yellow-vested protesters venting their anger against the government in a movement that has grown more violent by the week.

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BEIJING, Dec. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On the afternoon of December 6th, the Tsinghua University Latin America Center was inaugurated in Santiago, Chile. This is an important measure undertaken by Tsinghua University to promote the implementation of the global strategy and marks the temp…

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DETROIT (AP) — General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city known for "putting America on wheels," but the closure and job losses are not expected to stall-out Detroit's comeback since its 2014 bankruptcy exit.

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NEW YORK (AP) — For weeks, Michael Cohen sought to portray himself as a man who'd found his "true north" after years of shady business dealings and pit-bull loyalty to President Donald Trump.

The Eastern Idaho Business Report: Keeping local businesses connected to each other and the community.

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A Canadian prosecutor urged a Vancouver court to deny bail to a Chinese executive at the heart of a case that is shaking up U.S.-China relations and worrying global financial markets.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 7, 2018--Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is pleased to announce that the following attorneys have been elected to the partnership, effective January 1, 2019: Justin Anderson, Robert Britton, David Carmona, Harris Fischman, Christopher D. Frey, …

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Wall Street capped a turbulent week of trading Friday with the biggest weekly loss since March as traders fret over rising trade tensions between Washington and Beijing and signals of slower economic growth.

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PARIS (AP) — Anticipating a fourth straight weekend of violent protests, France on Friday mobilized armored vehicles and thousands of police, cordoned off Paris' broad boulevards and made plans to shut down tourist sites like the Eiffel Tower and Louvre.

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Aurora, IL, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (Nasdaq: CCMP) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share ($1.60 per share on an annualized basis) on the company's common stock. The dividend will be p…

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COLUMBUS, Ga. & WESTON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 7, 2018--Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV) and FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: FCB) today jointly announced that Synovus has received regulatory approval from the Federal Reserve Board and the Georgia Department of Banking and Fina…

Lima, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Credicorp Ltd. announces to its shareholders and the market the schedule defined for the issuing of 2019 Quarterly Earnings Releases. This schedule is published in Credicorp’s website: www.credicorpnet.com under “Calendar of Events” section. Any change…

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NEW YORK, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Trustees/Directors of the PIMCO closed-end funds (each, a “Fund” and, collectively, the “Funds”) has declared a special year-end distribution for certain Fund’s common shares as summarized below. The distributions are payable on Decemb…

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NEW YORK, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Moderna, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRNA), a clinical stage biotechnology company pioneering messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines to create a new generation of transformative medicines for patients, visited the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square today …

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NANAIMO, BC, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Salvation Botanicals Ltd. (“Salvation” or the “Company”) (Private Company) announced today that they have received the amendment to their Industrial hemp license to allow the sale and distribution of flowering heads, leaves, …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added a smaller but still-healthy number of jobs last month, while the unemployment rate remained at a five-decade low and wages rose at a solid clip.

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CHICAGO, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Seed CX, which through its subsidiaries offers a licensed exchange for institutional trading and settlement of spot digital asset products and plans to offer a market for CFTC-regulated digital asset derivatives, today announced investors can access…