A cyberattack similar to previous hacker intrusions from China penetrated computer networks for months at USIS, the government's leading security clearance contractor, before the company noticed, officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related official inquiries told The Associated Press.
Russia has failed to show up at a meeting planning the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit, U.S and European officials said Monday, in a potentially serious blow to efforts by President Barack Obama to cement his legacy as leaving the world safer from nuclear terrorism than when he took office.
U.S. regulators said Monday they have launched a probe into whether Honda Motor Co. failed to report cases of defective air bags, which have led to millions of recalled vehicles, along with other issues.
The federal government is suing Southwest Airlines Co. after failing to reach a settlement with the carrier over allegations that repairs to dozens of planes didn't meet safety standards.
The Reserve Bank of Australia voted to keep its benchmark cash rate unchanged Tuesday, also retaining its outlook for a stable policy in the near term.
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A federal judge is allowing Honeywell Inc. to begin penalizing workers who refuse to take medical tests.
Biden said Monday he never apologized to Erdogan.
Hong Kong stocks opened lower Tuesday, extending their fall from the previous session, with HSBC Holdings PLC a major force in dragging down the market.