Industry Regulation

Britain's May to chair emergency session on seized tanker

Jul 22, 2019

British PM May to chair emergency security session on how to respond to Iran's seizure of British-flagged tanker

China launches STAR, tech stock market to boost industry

Jul 21, 2019

China launches STAR, tech stock market to boost industry

Iran says British tanker seized because of collision

Jul 20, 2019

Report: Iran says it seized a British oil tanker over a collision with a fishing boat

What to do about suspicious orders is focus in opioid case

Jul 19, 2019

Two Ohio counties are asking a judge to find that drugmakers and distributors were not allowed to ship suspicious orders of controlled substances to pharmacies

Nevada: Feds should restudy seismic risk at nuke dump site

Jul 18, 2019

Nevada's governor and congressional delegation say recent earthquakes should make the U.S. Energy Department look again at seismic risks at a site eyed as the place to bury the nation's nuclear waste

Dems pan 'Zuck buck,' want Facebook to rein in currency plan

Jul 17, 2019

Facebook is facing fresh criticism from Congress over its plan to create a digital currency, with House Democrats asking the company to scale down the project

Men who lost family members in Max crash seek safety changes

Jul 17, 2019

Two men who lost family members in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max jet called on legislators to change Federal Aviation Administration procedures that let company employees perform safety inspections on aircraft as they're being built

Congress grills Big Tech over competition, money and power

Jul 17, 2019

Big Tech got some big questions on Tuesday during congressional hearings called to address their size, power and ambition, ranging from anti-competitive business practices to plans to create a digital currency

EU probes Amazon over use of retailer info to gain edge

Jul 17, 2019

The European Union is opening an antitrust probe into U.S. online shopping giant Amazon to see how it uses data from independent retailers

APNewsBreak: NRC looking at reducing inspections at reactors

Jul 17, 2019

Nuclear Regulatory Commission to look at cutting back on inspections of the country's nuclear reactors