Twitter on Tuesday reported its slowest quarterly revenue growth since going public in 2013 as its user base grew by just 1 percent in the three months ended June. Since he took over the interim role in July last year, Twitter has lost about half its market value. Twitter has made it clear it sees
By Amanda Becker and Luciana Lopez PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Barack Obama will add an optimistic pitch on Wednesday to the campaign to elect Hillary Clinton as the first woman U.S. president, as he seeks to hand off the White House to a trusted fellow Democrat and stop Republican Donald Trump. Clinton
By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - John Hinckley Jr., who wounded U.S. President Ronald Reagan and three other people in a 1981 assassination attempt prompted by his mental illness, should be freed after 35 years and released to live with his mother, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday. U.S. District
By Agnieszka Barteczko and Adrian Krajewski WARSAW (Reuters) - Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba (BABA.N), U.S. online retailer eBay Inc (EBAY.O), and private equity firm CVC Capital Partners are among ...
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's socialist government is digging in its heels to stop a presidential recall vote as it fights to hold onto power amid an economic collapse.
Prosecutors in Baltimore drop remaining charges against police officers in the death of African American Freddie Gray.
Standard Chartered (STAN.L) has named former deputy governor of the Bank of Spain Jose Vinals as its new Chairman, ending a 16-month search for a new leader to continue a sweeping turnaround plan at the Asia-focused lender. Vinals will join the bank as Chairman designate on October 3 and succeed Peace
Boeing Co on Wednesday reported a smaller-than-expected loss, sending its shares up 3 percent in early trading. The loss of 44 cents a share in so-called core results, which excludes some pension and other expenses, was about half the 93-cent loss that analysts expected, on average, according to Thomson
It's her party now. The Democrats' historic handoff to Hillary Clinton has arrived with affection from one ex-president and an endorsement from an outgoing one. But it's also come with a warning: That ...
Shares of the company, in which Deutsche Telekom holds a majority stake, rose as much as 2 percent to a nine-year high of $45.87 in morning trading on Wednesday. Under Chief Executive John Legere, T-Mobile has rolled out offers including rollover plans and free video and perks such as free food, Wi-Fi
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks moved higher in early trading Wednesday, led by gains in technology stocks after Apple soared on a strong earnings report. Investors are looking ahead to a decision on interest rates from the Federal Reserve, which wraps up a two-day policy meeting later in the day.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States military has found enough credible information to begin a formal investigation into allegations that U.S.-led coalition air strikes killed civilians on July 20 in Syria, a spokesman for the coalition fighting Islamic State, Colonel Chris Garver, said on Wednesday
By Wojciech Zurawski and Wiktor Szary KRAKOW, Poland (Reuters) - Pope Francis set off on his first trip to Poland on Wednesday to preside at an international Catholic youth jamboree, a usually joyous event that has been dampened by the murder of a priest in a church in France. The killing of 85-year-old
By Barani Krishnan NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices tumbled more than 2 percent on Wednesday, hitting a two-month low, after the U.S. government reported a surprise build in crude and gasoline inventories ...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The top U.S. diplomat shared a working lunch Wednesday with the new Philippine president, who has criticized U.S. security policies and publicly made friendly overtures to China.
By Mfuneko Toyana SOWETO, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) looks likely to lose major urban areas it has held since coming to power in 1994 at the end of apartheid, opinion polls ahead of next week's local elections showed. The economic hub of Johannesburg
Serving a couple of vegetables every night at dinner is a great strategy for families with picky-eaters.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants unleashed a series of attacks Wednesday in and around Baghdad, killing at least 14 people, officials said. South of the Iraqi capital, a provincial council approved a decision allowing authorities to demolish homes of convicted militants and banish their families from the province
BANGKOK (AP) — The head of Thailand's oldest political party on Wednesday joined a growing chorus of voices opposed to a new constitution proposed by the military government.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers now have a new way to savor the team's NBA title.
KRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local):
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Spain and Portugal have been under the EU's excessive deficit procedure since 2009 because of recurrent fiscal holes