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Huawei CFO house arrest contrasts with Canadians detained in China

Huawei CFO house arrest contrasts with Canadians detained in China

Published 20/05/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou described her house arrest in Vancouver as “restricted to a limited space” even as she spent [more…]

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny

Published 20/05/2019

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes [more…]

Julianne Moore says personal experiences spurred her to back AIDS…

Julianne Moore says personal experiences spurred her to back AIDS…

Published 19/05/2019

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore said her experience of caring for someone infected with the AIDS virus had spurred her decision to [more…]

White House 2020 hopefuls turn to foreign policy, slam Trump on Iran

White House 2020 hopefuls turn to foreign policy, slam Trump on Iran

Published 19/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Democrats with U.S. military experience who are vying for the party’s 2020 presidential nomination shifted the focus of the race to [more…]

Trump blasts Republican lawmaker Amash over impeachment remarks

Trump blasts Republican lawmaker Amash over impeachment remarks

Published 19/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump lashed out on Sunday at the first Republican congressman to call the U.S. president’s behavior impeachable, while Democrats warned Trump’s [more…]

Maradona to miss Cannes film premiere after shoulder injury

Maradona to miss Cannes film premiere after shoulder injury

Published 19/05/2019

Cannes, France (Reuters) - Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona is set to miss out on the Cannes premiere of a documentary about his life and [more…]

At campaign rally, Biden decries Democratic ‘anger’ and pledges unity

At campaign rally, Biden decries Democratic ‘anger’ and pledges unity

Published 18/05/2019

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Seeking to build on early momentum in his 2020 presidential bid, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday condemned “anger” within [more…]

Bernie Sanders proposes U.S. education overhaul in appeal to black…

Bernie Sanders proposes U.S. education overhaul in appeal to black…

Published 18/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled an education policy proposal on Saturday designed to pump billions of dollars into the public schools [more…]

Missouri follows Alabama by passing restrictive abortion bill

Missouri follows Alabama by passing restrictive abortion bill

Published 18/05/2019

(Reuters) - Missouri lawmakers passed a bill on Friday that prohibits women from seeking an abortion after the eighth week of pregnancy, days after Alabama [more…]

Your money: Cosigning a student loan? Be prepared to pay

Your money: Cosigning a student loan? Be prepared to pay

Published 17/05/2019

(This May 16 story corrects 10th paragraph to clarify that 96% of cosigns are for undergraduate loans.) By Beth Pinsker NEW YORK (Reuters) - Is [more…]