• By Reuters   -   Feb 23, 2019

    TRANS ASYLUM-SEEKER KILLED AFTER U.S. DEPORTATION BACK TO EL SALVADOR

    A Salvadoran transgender woman who sought asylum in the United States was killed weeks after she was deported, a rights group said...

    U.S., politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 23, 2019

    NORTH CAROLINA JUDGE RULES VOTER ID, TAX CAP AMENDMENTS UNCONSTITUTIONAL

    A North Carolina judge on Friday ruled that two amendments, one requiring identification to vote and another capping the state income...

    politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 23, 2019

    TRUMP SAYS HE'S INCLINED TO EXTEND CHINA TRADE DEADLINE AND MEET XI SOON

    President Donald Trump said on Friday there was "a very good chance" the United States would strike a deal with China to end their...

    Donald Trump, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 23, 2019

    'TOO EARLY' TO TELL IF OCASIO-CORTEZ WILL HELP NEW YORK: GOVERNOR CUOMO

    Democrat New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a scion of his party's establishment wing, said on Friday it was "too early" to know if the...

    Democrats, Congress, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    TRUMP PICKS ENVOY TO CANADA KELLY CRAFT FOR U.N. AMBASSADOR

    President Donald Trump said on Friday he was nominating Kelly Craft, currently the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his envoy to the United...

    U.S., Donald Trump, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    NO MORE MOUS! USTR LIGHTHIZER TWEAKS TRADE TERMINOLOGY AFTER DISPUTE WITH TRUMP

    In trade talks between the United States and China, Memorandums of Understanding - the building blocks of what would be a historic...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    MICROSOFT WORKERS DEMAND IT DROP $480 MILLION U.S. ARMY CONTRACT

    Several Microsoft Corp employees on Friday demanded that the company cancel a $480 million hardware contract with the U.S. Army and...

    Technology, U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    BRAZIL JUDGE SUSPENDS EMBRAER-BOEING TIE-UP NEGOTIATIONS: COURT DOCUMENT

    A Brazilian judge on Friday suspended negotiations for the tie-up of Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer SA and Boeing Co, according to...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    NY GOVERNOR TAKES AIM AT FACEBOOK OVER DATA

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday ordered two state agencies to investigate a media report that Facebook Inc may be accessing...

    Health
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    EX-TRUMP LAWYER COHEN GAVE PROSECUTORS INFORMATION ON TRUMP FAMILY BUSINESS: NYT

    U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen met last month with federal prosecutors in Manhattan and provided...

    U.S., Donald Trump, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    FLATTENING U.S. YIELD CURVE IN LATE 2018 'FLASHING RED' ON ECONOMY: FED'S WILLIAMS

    A flattening U.S. yield curve in December, which was close to being inverted, was "flashing red" about a deceleration in U.S. economic...

    U.S., Economy, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    FED'S POLICY PAUSE SETS STAGE FOR BROAD OVERHAUL

    When Federal Reserve policymakers last month put a three-year rate-hike campaign on hold and backed ending a yearlong push to shrink...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    BARRICK GOLD WEIGHS $19 BLN BID FOR NEWMONT MINING

    Canada's Barrick Gold said it reviewed the possbility of a merger with Newmont Mining. It's reportedly considering making a $19 billion...

  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    FCA SETS $14 MILLION ANNUAL TARGET COMPENSATION FOR CEO MANLEY: FILING

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has set an annual compensation target for Chief Executive Officer Mike Manley consisting of pay, cash...

    businessNews, FCA
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    TRUMP SAYS INCLINED TO EXTEND CHINA TRADE DEADLINE, TO MEET XI SOON

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday there was "a very good chance" the United States would strike a deal with China to end their...

    U.S., Donald Trump, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    FCA SETS ANNUAL TARGET COMPENSATION FOR CEO MANLEY OF $14 MILLION: FILING

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has set an annual compensation target for Chief Executive Officer Mike Manley consisting of pay, cash...

    businessNews, FCA
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    TWITTER CO-FOUNDER EVAN WILLIAMS STEPS DOWN FROM BOARD

    Twitter Inc said on Friday one of its co-founders, Evan Williams, will be stepping down as a member of its board at the end of the...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    MICROSOFT WORKERS DEMAND IT DROP $450 MILLION U.S. ARMY CONTRACT

    Several Microsoft Corp employees on Friday demanded that the company cancel a $480 million hardware contract with the U.S. Army and...

    Technology, U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    TRADE HOPES DRIVE WALL STREET HIGHER

    U.S. stocks climbed and the Dow and Nasdaq posted a ninth straight week of gains on Friday as investors clung to signs of progress...

    U.S.
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 22, 2019

    S&P 500 POSTS HIGHEST CLOSE SINCE NOVEMBER 8 ON TRADE OPTIMISM

    The S&P 500 posted its highest closing level since Nov. 8 on Friday as investors clung to signs of progress in the ongoing trade talks...

    businessNews