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Judge rejects delay of Wisconsin’s presidential primary despite coronavirus fears

Judge rejects delay of Wisconsin’s presidential primary despite coronavirus fears

Published 03/04/2020

(Reuters) - A federal judge refused on Thursday to postpone next week’s U.S. presidential primary in Wisconsin, but extended the time for absentee voting amid [more…]

U.S. financial industry asking SEC to delay broker disclosure rule, citing coronavirus: sources

U.S. financial industry asking SEC to delay broker disclosure rule, citing coronavirus: sources

Published 02/04/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The financial industry wants the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to hold off on parts of a new rule requiring brokers to [more…]

Singapore court upholds colonial-era law that criminalizes sex between men

Singapore court upholds colonial-era law that criminalizes sex between men

Published 30/03/2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s high court upheld on Monday a rarely-used law that criminalizes sex between men, dismissing three appeals that argued it was unconstitutional. [more…]

Your Money: The one document Americans need now – Power of attorney

Your Money: The one document Americans need now – Power of attorney

Published 27/03/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If you live in the United States and really want to be prepared for coronavirus, experts say you need a fully [more…]

Who let the dogs out? A few Spaniards defy coronavirus lockdown

Who let the dogs out? A few Spaniards defy coronavirus lockdown

Published 25/03/2020

MADRID (Reuters) - Under partial lockdown due to the spiraling coronavirus pandemic, Spaniards are allowed to leave home only for essential outings, walking a dog [more…]

For ECB, coronabonds could be shield against legal challenges

For ECB, coronabonds could be shield against legal challenges

Published 25/03/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde has a concrete reason for putting pressure on euro zone governments to finance the fight against [more…]

Malaysia’s AirAsia says review found Airbus procurement process robust

Malaysia’s AirAsia says review found Airbus procurement process robust

Published 20/03/2020

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - AirAsia Group Bhd (AIRA.KL) said on Friday an independent probe into corruption allegations from Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has found [more…]

Former Uber self-driving head Levandowski agrees to plea deal over Google secrets

Former Uber self-driving head Levandowski agrees to plea deal over Google secrets

Published 20/03/2020

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Engineer Anthony Levandowski, known for advancing self-driving car technology in the last decade, agreed to plead guilty on Thursday to taking [more…]

ZTE says it has not been notified of alleged U.S. bribery investigation

ZTE says it has not been notified of alleged U.S. bribery investigation

Published 16/03/2020

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - ZTE said it had not received any notice from U.S. authorities after NBC News reported on Friday that the Chinese telecoms [more…]

From $1 billion Musk trial to jury duty being put on hold, coronavirus hits U.S. courts

From $1 billion Musk trial to jury duty being put on hold, coronavirus hits U.S. courts

Published 14/03/2020

(Reuters) - The coronavirus pandemic has begun to impact the U.S. court system, halting civil and criminal jury trials in high-profile venues such as Manhattan’s [more…]