World

U.S. hopes to release Pacific trade deal text in 30 days: Froman

Published 10/10/2015

The U.S. administration hopes to release the full text of a Pacific trade deal within the next 30 days, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said [more…]

Actor LaBeouf arrested in Texas capital on intoxication charge

Published 10/10/2015

AUSTIN, Texas Actor Shia LaBeouf has been arrested for public intoxication in Austin, police in the Texas capital said on Saturday, the latest in a [more…]

Nobel laureate chemist Richard Heck, 84, dies in Manila

Published 10/10/2015

MANILA American chemist and Nobel laureate Richard Heck died in Manila on Saturday after years of illnesses that left him almost penniless, relatives of his [more…]

China publishes draft rules to regulate online car hailing services

Published 10/10/2015

SHANGHAI China on Saturday published draft rules to regulate online car hailing businesses, a booming sector where U.S. firm Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] and Chinese [more…]

Update on Cosby deposition in sex abuse lawsuit expected Saturday

Published 10/10/2015

LOS ANGELES The attorney representing a woman suing Bill Cosby for sexually abusing her when she was 15, will deliver an update on a deposition [more…]

Hayek, Paltrow lend voices for equal pay for women in Hollywood

Published 10/10/2015

LOS ANGELES In a week that saw Meryl Streep speak out about equal pay and other actresses of the film "Suffragette" applaud the domestic violence [more…]

New England man offers to ship autumn foliage for $19.99

Published 09/10/2015

BOSTON People who want to see New England's colorful fall foliage no longer need to travel for the experience. A Boston-area man is offering to [more…]

Sturdy quarter likely for financials, but ETF investors cautious

Published 09/10/2015

NEW YORK The financial sector is expected to be a bright spot for U.S. earnings growth in the third quarter, but options traders are playing [more…]

Nestle spends $70 million on U.S. health science hub

Published 09/10/2015

ZURICH Nestle's health science division is investing $70 million in a product technology center that will become the unit's new U.S. headquarters and research hub, [more…]

Beirut art museum reopens to tell a troubled city’s history

Published 09/10/2015

BEIRUT A stone's throw from dramatic street protests shaking central Beirut, art lovers gathered to celebrate the reopening of a museum of modern art which [more…]