DEMOCRATS IN IMPEACHMENT TRIAL SAY TRUMP ABUSED HIS POWER IN ATTEMPT TO SULLY RIVAL BIDEN

Democrats worked methodically at U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Thursday to dismantle his long-standing allegation...

GLOBAL STOCKS STEADY AS CAUTION ON CHINA VIRUS CONTINUES; EURO HITS SEVEN-WEEK LOW AFTER ECB

Stocks made a barely positive start in early Asian trade on Friday after the world's health body called it a little too early to declare...

 
 
 

INTEL SIGNALS 2020 WILL BE A TURNAROUND YEAR FOR CHIP INDUSTRY LEADER

Intel Corp on Thursday cemented the market view that the chip industry is turning around after a prolonged slowdown, forecasting better...

WESTPAC ECONOMISTS NOW SEE RBA DELAYING RATE CUT TO APRIL

Analysts at Westpac Banking Corp now expect the Reserve Bank of Australia will cut interest rates in April, rather than February, following...

 
 
 

TRUMP ANNOUNCES ADJUSTMENTS TO TARIFF QUOTAS FOR WASHING MACHINES

U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Thursday that tariff quotas on washing machines would be allocated on a quarterly rather than...

TRUMP IMPEACHMENT TRIAL TV AUDIENCE DROPS 19% ON SECOND DAY

About 8.9 million TV viewers watched the U.S. Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Wednesday, the first day Democrats...

 
 
 

BOEING RESCHEDULES 777X PLANE'S FIRST TEST FLIGHT TO FRIDAY

Boeing Co said its 777X airplane's first test flight would take place on Friday, after bad weather delayed the flight scheduled for...

U.S. BANK REGULATOR CHARGES EX-WELLS FARGO EXECUTIVES FOR ROLE IN SALES SCANDAL

Wells Fargo & Co's U.S. regulator on Thursday announced it had banned former Chief Executive John Stumpf from the banking industry...

 
 
 

TRUMP ANNOUNCES ADJUSTMENTS TO WASHER TARIFF QUOTAS: PROCLAMATION

U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Thursday adjustments to tariff-rate quotas on large residential washers, saying that domestic...

TRUMP 'MADE A RELIGIOUS MAN OUT OF VLADIMIR PUTIN,' JOKES SCHIFF

There have been few chuckles during U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate. But a wisecrack on Thursday about...

 
 
 

JPMORGAN BOARD RAISES CEO DIMON'S PAY TO $31.5 MILLION

JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon got a half-million-dollar raise for 2019, bringing his total compensation for...

S&P NOTCHES SLIGHT GAIN

The S&P 500 ended slightly higher and the Nasdaq eked out a record closing high Thursday, helped by a jump in Netflix, while news about...

 
 
 

BIDEN LEADS, WHILE OTHERS GAIN MOMENTUM IN BID FOR 2020 NOMINATION: REUTERS/IPSOS POLL

Former Vice President Joe Biden leads other candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination, while several others appeared to...

HOW LONG CAN THE U.S. SENATE SIT STILL? TWENTY MINUTES

The 100 U.S. senators who will determine whether to remove President Donald Trump from office at the end of his impeachment trial managed...

 
 
 

OFF TO THE RACES: KEY DATES ON THE U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CALENDAR

The nominating contest for the 2020 U.S. presidential election will kick off Feb. 3 with the first-in-the-nation caucuses in Iowa.

JPMORGAN RAISES CEO DIMON'S PAY TO $31.5 MILLION

JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon will get a nearly 2% raise in compensation for 2019, the Wall Street bank said...

 
 
 

ITALY TAX POLICE SEARCH OFFICES OF ENI MANAGERS IN OBSTRUCTION PROBE: SOURCES

Italian tax police searched the Milan offices of three managers at Eni on Thursday to widen an investigation into suspected obstruction...

INTEL SEES 2020 REVENUE ABOVE ESTIMATES AS CHIP DEMAND RECOVERS

Intel Corp on Thursday cemented the market view that a prolonged slowdown in the chip industry was bottoming out by forecasting full-year...

 
 
 

BROADCOM TO SUPPLY WIRELESS COMPONENTS TO APPLE

Chipmaker Broadcom Inc said on Thursday it has entered into two multi-year agreements with Apple Inc for the supply of wireless components...

INSYS FOUNDER KAPOOR SENTENCED TO 66 MONTHS IN PRISON: JUDGE

Insys Therapeutics founder John Kapoor was sentenced to 66 months in prison for his role in an opioid fraud scheme by a U.S. district...

 
 
 



Scientists discover four new species of sharks that walk

Scientists discover four new species of sharks that walk

Walking sharks could be the most recently evolved sharks on Earth, according to researchers. Read more ...

Tiger Woods starts 2020 on a strong note

Tiger Woods starts 2020 on a strong note

LA JOLLA, Calif. - It was a good start. And that's all Tiger Woods was seeking out of his first tournament round of 2020, the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, as he... Read more ...

Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Jim Lehrer, the journalism giant who spent decades behind the anchor desk at PBS, died Thursday at 85. Read more ...

President Trump to attend anti-abortion rally in Washington

President Trump to attend anti-abortion rally in Washington

President Donald Trump will become the first president to attend the March for Life. Read more ...

US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

Applicants will be denied tourist visas if they are determined to be coming to the U.S. primarily to give birth. Read more ...

Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

Unclear if John Travolta was invited. Read more ...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

His sentencing is the culmination of a months-long criminal trial that resulted in the first successful prosecution of pharmaceutical executives tied to the opioid epidemic. Read more ...

China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's...

China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's too early to declare global emergency

The World Health Organization held off designating a new fast-spreading coronavirus as an international health threat, but did deem it a crisis within China, where the pathogen... Read more ...

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

Walker was the top East guard choice among media and NBA players, but a former Celtics star was the top choice among fans. Read more ...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not valid' DOJ says

The top US spy court has revealed that at least two of the four warrants for spying on a Trump campaign adviser are now considered to have been improperly obtained, and all... Read more ...