Politics

Fewer Americans view third Obama-Romney TV debate

Fewer Americans view third Obama-Romney TV debate

Published 24/10/2012

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The number of American TV viewers who watched the last debate between U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney [more…]

Sirius XM CEO Mel Karmazin to step down

Sirius XM CEO Mel Karmazin to step down

Published 23/10/2012

(Reuters) - Sirius XM Radio Inc Chief Executive Mel Karmazin will step down in February, a move that comes at a time when media mogul [more…]

EU “sucks up decision-making:” UK’s foreign secretary

EU “sucks up decision-making:” UK’s foreign secretary

Published 22/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is increasingly disillusioned with the European Union which it sees as a "machine that sucks up decision-making", Britain's foreign secretary said [more…]

Global shares falter, but U.S. stocks, euro gain

Global shares falter, but U.S. stocks, euro gain

Published 22/10/2012

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stocks faltered on Monday on weak corporate results and outlooks, while the euro gained after a regional vote in Spain [more…]

Netflix’s global march puts investors on pause

Netflix’s global march puts investors on pause

Published 22/10/2012

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Netflix Inc launched its subscription video service in 49 countries in a little more than a year, a push that has [more…]

BBC crisis deepens as UK’s Cameron demands answers

BBC crisis deepens as UK’s Cameron demands answers

Published 22/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - Pressure on the BBC to address allegations its bosses covered up sexual abuse claims leveled at one of its former TV stars [more…]

ECB’s Knot backs German call for EU budget commissioner

ECB’s Knot backs German call for EU budget commissioner

Published 21/10/2012

BERLIN (Reuters) - European Central Bank policymaker Klaas Knot has thrown his support behind German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble's call for a euro zone commissioner [more…]

Merkel raises new hurdles on EU bank union

Merkel raises new hurdles on EU bank union

Published 19/10/2012

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised new hurdles on Friday to using the euro zone's rescue fund to inject capital directly into ailing [more…]

BBC says broadcasts disrupted in Middle East

BBC says broadcasts disrupted in Middle East

Published 18/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - The BBC said on Thursday that broadcasts had been disrupted in the Middle East and Europe, just weeks after its satellite transmission [more…]

IMF urges aid for Italy, Spain but Rome baulking

IMF urges aid for Italy, Spain but Rome baulking

Published 17/10/2012

MILAN/MADRID (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund called on the eve of a European Union summit for both Spain and Italy to seek euro zone [more…]