AP-NORC poll: Most teens have taken social media break

AP Photo/Paul Sakuma NEW YORK (AP) — The common stereotype has teens glued to their phones 24-7. But nearly 60 percent of teens in the U.S. have actually taken a break from social media, the bulk of them even voluntarily, a new survey found. The poll from The Associated...

The Latest: Trump says NAFTA pull-out would shock system

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s activities (all times local): 1:10 p.m. President Donald Trump says that withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement would be a “pretty big … shock to the...

Roche Q1 sales boosted by 2 new cancer medicines

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss pharmaceuticals company Roche says revenues rose 4 percent in the first quarter, powered partly by improved U.S. sales of two recently launched cancer medicines. The Basel-based company, a leading cancer-drug specialist, reported sales of 12.9 billion...

Amtrak accelerating Penn Station work, rail delays expected

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan NEW YORK (AP) — Accelerated repair work in the wake of recent breakdowns at New York’s Penn Station will begin next week and cause delays this summer for rail travelers who already have endured major disruptions recently, Amtrak officials said...

Poland signs first deal to buy natural gas from US supplier

AP Photo/Lukasz Szelemej WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has signed its first deal to purchase liquefied natural gas from a U.S. supplier, a step that will help the country’s efforts to cut its dependence on deliveries from Russia, officials said Thursday. The head of...

Ford 1Q earnings down on recalls, lower sales; revenue rises

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford Motor Co.’s net income fell by 35 percent to $1.6 billion in the first quarter as results were hit by costly recalls, lower sales and rising prices for steel and other materials. Without one-time items, including a gain from the closure of...

Trump tax plan leaves most of the hard work to Congress

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code leaves much of the heavy lifting to Congress. It also ignores years of hard work by the guy who will have to do a lot of that lifting: House Speaker Paul Ryan....

Kia to invest $1.1 billion to build its first India factory

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kia Motors Co. plans to invest $1.1 billion in India to build its first plant in the world’s fifth-largest auto market. Kia’s new factory in the state of Andhra Pradesh in India’s southeast will be completed by late 2019 and...

UAE's first solar-powered gas station opens in Dubai

AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A government oil company in the United Arab Emirates says it has opened the country’s first solar-powered gas station in Dubai. The Dubai-owned Emirates National Oil Company said on Wednesday the service...

Trump to order aluminum imports investigation

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will direct his administration Thursday to expedite a new investigation into whether aluminum imports are jeopardizing U.S. national security. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the president will sign a memo...