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Scrambling to limit damage, Trump tells Turkey to stop its Syria invasion

Scrambling to limit damage, Trump tells Turkey to stop its Syria invasion

Published 15/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday demanded Turkey stop its military incursion in Syria and imposed new sanctions on the NATO ally [more…]

U.S. demands Syria ceasefire, slaps sanctions on Turkey over incursion

U.S. demands Syria ceasefire, slaps sanctions on Turkey over incursion

Published 15/10/2019

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT/ANKARA (Reuters) - President Donald Trump imposed sanctions on Turkey on Monday and demanded the NATO ally stop a military incursion in northeast Syria that [more…]

Trump ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies in impeachment inquiry

Trump ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies in impeachment inquiry

Published 15/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump’s former Russia adviser testified for more than nine hours on Monday behind closed doors, the latest witness summoned in the [more…]

Exclusive: Trump lawyer Giuliani was paid $500,000 to consult on indicted associate’s firm

Exclusive: Trump lawyer Giuliani was paid $500,000 to consult on indicted associate’s firm

Published 15/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, was paid $500,000 for work he did for a company co-founded by the Ukrainian-American businessman [more…]

Trump says Ukraine whistleblower’s identity should be revealed

Trump says Ukraine whistleblower’s identity should be revealed

Published 15/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday insisted that the U.S. intelligence official who filed a whistleblower’s complaint that focused on Trump’s call [more…]

Former top Pompeo aide expected to testify in closed U.S. House session

Former top Pompeo aide expected to testify in closed U.S. House session

Published 15/10/2019

(Reuters) - P. Michael Mckinley, a diplomat who resigned last week as an aide to U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, is expected to appear [more…]

‘Joker’ remains Box Office ruler with $55 million

‘Joker’ remains Box Office ruler with $55 million

Published 13/10/2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Joaquin Phoenix is king of the North American box office once again as “Joker” scores an easy victory in its second [more…]

Wall Street Week Ahead: Bruised U.S. banks expected to report third quarter earnings decline

Wall Street Week Ahead: Bruised U.S. banks expected to report third quarter earnings decline

Published 12/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The biggest U.S. banks are expected to kick off the earnings season on a sour note next week due to falling [more…]

Yields rise on heavy supply at auction and trade hopes

Yields rise on heavy supply at auction and trade hopes

Published 09/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury yields rose on Wednesday, a day that saw a flood of supply and on optimism for progress in U.S.-China [more…]

Fund investors dump U.S. stocks as recession worries mount

Fund investors dump U.S. stocks as recession worries mount

Published 09/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors retreated from the U.S. stock market by unloading nearly $11.8 billion from mutual funds and exchange traded funds that hold [more…]