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  • Commission adopts fracking regulations for Nevada Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 8:52 PM ET

    ELKO, Nev.— A state panel has approved regulations guiding oil and gas exploration companies' use of hydraulic fracturing, better known as fracking, in Nevada. Kate Fay, a representative of Houston- based Noble Energy Inc., praised the regulations.

  • Barista-stand owner faces prostitution charge Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 8:25 PM ET

    EVERETT, Wash.— The owner of bikini coffee stands in Washington state banked more than $2 million in just three years because her baristas were also selling sex acts, according to local prosecutors.

  • *Ukrainian leader warns of all-out war with Russia. BRUSSELS, Aug 30- European Union leaders on Saturday chose Poland Prime Minister Donald Tusk to chair their Council and named Italian Federica Mogherini to run the bloc's foreign relations, as the EU prepared to threaten Russia with new sanctions over Ukraine.

  • AP Top Financial News At 6:03 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    Panel rejects new fee for solar homes in Utah Time to ditch rising stocks, or stick with them?

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:03 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    Renewable-energy advocates hail panel's rejection of new fee for solar homes in Utah Is the stock rally almost over or does it have legs?

  • Panel rejects new fee for solar homes in Utah Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 5:30 PM ET

    SALT LAKE CITY— Advocates of renewable energy are hailing the rejection of Rocky Mountain Power's request for a new fee for residential rooftop solar panels in Utah. "What a bright day for Utah's future," said Sarah Wright, executive director of Utah Clean Energy.

  • Alibaba plans early Sept. debut: Source Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 4:42 PM ET
    Alibaba.com's headquarters in Hangzhou, China

    Alibaba is planning to launch its New York stock market debut in the week of Sept. 8, a person briefed on the matter told Reuters.

  • AP Top Financial News At 4:10 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 4:10 PM ET

    Time to ditch rising stocks, or stick with them?

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 4:10 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 4:10 PM ET

    Is the stock rally almost over or does it have legs?

  • NYC union: Cops not to blame for drugged-out death Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    The New York Police Department said Friday it was being investigated by Manhattan prosecutors for the July 13 death of Ronald Singleton. Patrolmen's Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch said it was the PCP that placed Singleton's life in jeopardy and that officers were just doing their jobs.

  • Made in America music festival rocks Los Angeles Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    The Budweiser Made in America concert featured three large stages dotting Grand Park in front of Los Angeles City Hall, and food trucks were parked along the city streets the park spans. The event marks the West Coast expansion of the two-day festival that rap mogul Jay Z launched in Philadelphia in 2012..

  • Few women in construction; recruiting efforts rise Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour. If Moreno's six-week training program in New York City leads to a full-time job, she'll have bucked long odds.

  • AP Top Financial News At 12:49 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    Few women in construction; recruiting efforts rise Time to ditch rising stocks, or stick with them?

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:49 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    A Labor Day conundrum: Why are so few of America's construction jobs held by women? Is the stock rally almost over or does it have legs?

  • 5 takeaways from a punch-less summer box office Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    Or it could have been Michael Bay's sequel-reboot hybrid "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the lone movie to even approach $1 billion globally. Even though it's not due in theaters for more than a year, no other film captured the popcorn-hunger of moviegoers quite like J.J. Abrams' resurrection of George Lucas' space opera.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:18 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    Is the stock rally almost over or does it have legs?

  • AP Top Financial News At 12:18 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    Time to ditch rising stocks, or stick with them?

  • AP Top Financial News At 12:10 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    Time to ditch rising stocks, or stick with them?

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:10 p.m. EDT Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    Is the stock rally almost over or does it have legs?

  • In Sandy turnaround test, NYC says it'll meet goal Saturday, 30 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A city home-repair program has been sprinting to meet a self-imposed deadline to signal a turnaround in Superstorm Sandy recovery, and officials say they're positioned to pass their test of rebuilding both houses and confidence.