Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said his government may submit a bill revoking his country's support for the treaty establishing closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine. Rutte has said rejection of the association agreement would be a mistake and would weaken European unity,
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):
OPEC officials began talks in Vienna on Friday aimed at working out details of their oil supply-cut agreement, which they concede is looking more complicated by the day. The meeting of the High Level Committee is comprised mainly of OPEC governors and national representatives - officials who report
VIENNA/DUBAI (Reuters) - OPEC officials meeting in Vienna have yet to agree details of a plan to cut oil output and Iran is opposing such a move, OPEC sources said on Friday. The talks, which began at ...
The U.S. Commerce Department's first estimate on gross domestic product showed the U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in two years. While the report supports the case for an interest rate hike, the Federal Reserve is unlikely to make a move at its meeting next week, as it falls just days ahead
The European Commission fears steps taken by Volkswagen to refit polluting diesel cars may damage the vehicles' engines, the Spiegel magazine reported, citing unidentified staff at the European Union's executive branch. Software updates carried out by Volkswagen (VW) could inflict greater stress
The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in two years in the third quarter as a surge in exports and a rebound in inventory investment offset a slowdown in consumer spending. Despite the moderation in consumer spending, the third-quarter rise in growth could help dispel any lingering fears the economy
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EU Budget Commissioner and vice president Kristalina Georgieva of Bulgaria has resigned from her job in Brussels to become chief executive officer of the World Bank
MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) relaxed guidelines on what domestic interest rate futures can be offered on Friday, allowing banks to hedge their short-term interest rate exposure. Until ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Army said Friday it has determined that suicide was the cause of death of a two-star general who was found dead in his home on a military base in Alabama.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Wielding batons and firing rounds of tear gas, Pakistani riot police on Friday clashed with stone-throwing supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan who rallied in the capital in defiance of a government-imposed ban on demonstrations.
By Alana Wise WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Most Republicans believe Russia is attempting to influence the U.S. presidential election, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, despite comments by the party’s nominee, Donald Trump, downplaying the possibility. Some 55 percent of U.S. adults, including 51 percent
QAYARA, Iraq (AP) — Sabriya Hammad buried her son in a cemetery that was destroyed by the same people who killed him.
LONDON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) is among more than 20 bidders in talks to potentially buy a 3.2 billion euro (£2.88 billion) loan portfolio from state-owned rival HSH Nordbank [HSH.UL] as Germany's biggest lender tries to do deals despite its troubles, sources told Reuters.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk apologized Friday for mocking his Democratic rival's immigrant background and her claim that her family's military service dates back to the Revolution — comments that drew wide criticism and threatened an already difficult re-election campaign
Bulgaria's European commissioner Kristalina Georgieva, who unsuccessfully sought the post of United Nations Secretary-General in September, has been named as chief executive of the World Bank. The European Commission said on Friday that Georgieva, a vice-president at the EU executive who is responsible
By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) – Women are becoming more aware of the term “breast density,” but they aren’t as familiar with its relation to breast cancer risk or mammograms, according to a small U.S. study. In particular, African American and Ashkenazi Jewish women, who may be at a higher risk
Even as political leaders came to an agreement on a Canada-EU trade deal October 27, 2016, protests against the accord, known as CETA, continued outside the European Union Comission headquarters in Brussels...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign said Friday the billionaire businessman is plunging an additional $10 million of his personal fortune into his presidential bid, after new federal filings that show Hillary Clinton with an $85 million cash advantage in the final stretch.
MADRID (AP) — The stability of a new minority government expected to take power in Spain next week will depend on the willingness of all parties to negotiate and act responsibly, acting deputy prime minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria said Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's law will have less choice next year than any time since the program started, a new county-level analysis for The Associated Press has found.
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldovans will vote for a president on Sunday for the first time in 20 years, an election that could move the former Soviet republic closer to Europe or rekindle the nation's old ties with Moscow.