USA

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is expected to announce on Monday that buyers of Iranian oil need to end imports soon or face sanctions, [more…]

Mexico warns of ‘deep concern’ over armed groups on U.S. border

Mexico warns of ‘deep concern’ over armed groups on U.S. border

Published 22/04/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico said on Saturday it had “deep concern” about armed groups that intimidate and extort migrants on the border, shortly after [more…]

FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

Published 22/04/2019

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) - The FBI on Saturday said it had arrested Larry Hopkins, the leader of an armed group that is stopping undocumented migrants [more…]

U.S. State Dept warns ‘terrorists’ continue plotting Sri Lanka attacks

U.S. State Dept warns ‘terrorists’ continue plotting Sri Lanka attacks

Published 22/04/2019

(Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said in a revised travel advisory ‘terrorist groups’ were continuing to plot possible attacks in Sri Lanka after 290 [more…]

To survive trade battles, China manufacturers deploy every weapon…

To survive trade battles, China manufacturers deploy every weapon…

Published 22/04/2019

GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Manufacturers in China facing trade barriers are deploying an array of moves to try to keep foreign customers - giving discounts, [more…]

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

Published 22/04/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It looks like something has to give in global markets. Stocks and bonds around the world have rallied atypically together since [more…]

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top congressional Democrats left the door open on Sunday to the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump, but said they would first [more…]

Box Office: ‘Curse of La Llorona’ Wins Worst Easter Weekend in Over…

Box Office: ‘Curse of La Llorona’ Wins Worst Easter Weekend in Over…

Published 21/04/2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros. and New Line’s “The Curse of La Llorona” ascended to the top of domestic box office charts, conjuring $26.5 [more…]

Vulnerable House Democrats tread carefully in wake of Mueller report

Vulnerable House Democrats tread carefully in wake of Mueller report

Published 21/04/2019

(Reuters) - Vulnerable House Democrats, mindful of President Donald Trump’s continued strength among Republican voters, are using caution in how they respond to the special [more…]

U.S. intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

U.S. intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

Published 20/04/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. intelligence has accused Huawei Technologies of being funded by Chinese state security, The Times said on Saturday, adding to the list of [more…]