Davenport woman charged with arson, fraud

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A 25-year-old Davenport woman has been accused of setting her rental home on fire so she could collect on insurance. …

Venezuelan inflation rate tops 49 percent

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s Central Bank says prices have risen nearly 50 percent since last September as the country struggles to…

Futures rise as budget talks continue

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are rising again, adding to a 300-point gain on the Dow Jones, with the odds of the first U.S. default in hist…