GSK profits down in first quarter

LONDON (AP) — UK pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline has reported a second-quarter net profit of 1.04 billion pounds ($1.6 billion,) down…

EU cracking down on card payment fees

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s Commission is proposing legislation to cap some credit and debit card fees. The 28-nation bloc’s execut…

UN chemical weapons experts in Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A U.N. delegation tasked with investigating chemical weapons allegations in Syria has arrived in Damascus on the firs…