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Custom masks, coronavirus and Black lives dominate VMA show

Custom masks, coronavirus and Black lives dominate VMA show

Published 31/08/2020

(Reuters) - Lady Gaga dominated the MTV Video Music Awards show on Sunday, with a series of visually arresting outfits, masked performances and four wins, [more…]

Factbox: Key winners at the MTV Video Music Awards

Factbox: Key winners at the MTV Video Music Awards

Published 31/08/2020

(Reuters) - The MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) were held as a mostly virtual event on Sunday, with some performances in front of a limited [more…]

The Weeknd wins video of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards

The Weeknd wins video of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards

Published 31/08/2020

(Reuters) - Canadian singer The Weeknd on Sunday won the video of the year award, the top prize at the MTV Video Music Awards. The [more…]

Dollar in the doldrums- U.S. politics, Fed minutes eyed

Dollar in the doldrums- U.S. politics, Fed minutes eyed

Published 17/08/2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar slipped marginally and commodity currencies inched higher on Monday as investors were relieved by a delay in the review of [more…]

Huawei lawyers say U.S. evidence ‘unreliable’ in Meng extradition case

Huawei lawyers say U.S. evidence ‘unreliable’ in Meng extradition case

Published 17/08/2020

(Reuters) - Evidence used by the United States to justify the extradition of Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou is “unreliable and defective” and [more…]

Berkshire slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes- adds Barrick Gold

Berkshire slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes- adds Barrick Gold

Published 15/08/2020

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) said on Friday it has sold shares of some of the largest U.S. banks, slashing its stakes [more…]

Dollar rally regains some momentum- Aussie and Kiwi fall

Dollar rally regains some momentum- Aussie and Kiwi fall

Published 10/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar rose in early London trading on Monday, including versus the euro and Swiss franc, with investors focusing on fiscal stimulus [more…]

‘Gnarly’ tumor shows dinosaurs got cancer, too

‘Gnarly’ tumor shows dinosaurs got cancer, too

Published 04/08/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When scientists first unearthed fossils of a horned dinosaur called Centrosaurus in the badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park in Canada’s Alberta province [more…]

Microsoft talks to buy TikTok’s U.S. operations spark ire in China

Microsoft talks to buy TikTok’s U.S. operations spark ire in China

Published 03/08/2020

BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - A potential shotgun wedding to Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) for TikTok’s U.S. operations provoked an outcry on Monday on Chinese social media [more…]

‘Breaking Bad’ star Bryan Cranston says he has recovered from COVID-19

‘Breaking Bad’ star Bryan Cranston says he has recovered from COVID-19

Published 31/07/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Emmy-winning “Breaking Bad” star Bryan Cranston disclosed on Thursday that he had recovered from mild symptoms of COVID-19 and donated his [more…]