ASIA STOCKS CAPPED AHEAD OF FED, OIL ON DEFENSIVE

Investor caution ahead of the Federal Reserve's interest rate meeting capped Asian stocks on Tuesday, while crude oil prices retreated...

FRANCE'S MACRON URGES MORE DIALOGUE WITH IRAN, REGRETS ANNOUNCEMENTS ON ENRICHMENT

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he regretted Iran's announcement that it would exceed the allowed enriched uranium...

 
 
 

IRAN WILL LEAVE NON-PROLIFERATION PACT IF EU FAILS TO SAVE NUCLEAR DEAL: LAWMAKER

Iran will quit a treaty against the spread of nuclear weapons unless European powers save a separate 2015 atomic deal that Washington...

ISRAEL URGES SNAPBACK SANCTIONS ON IRAN IF IT BREACHES URANIUM LIMIT

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged world powers on Monday to step up sanctions against Iran swiftly should it go through...

 
 
 

KREMLIN SAYS UNAWARE OF IRAN STATEMENT ON BREACHING URANIUM CURBS

The Kremlin said on Monday that Iran had so far faithfully stuck to internationally-agreed curbs on uranium enrichment and that Moscow...

U.S. TO SEND 1,000 ADDITIONAL TROOPS TO THE MIDDLE EAST

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced on Monday the deployment of about 1,000 more troops to the Middle East for...

 
 
 

BAH HUMBUG! TRUMP'S PLAN FOR MORE CHINA TARIFFS TO HIT FESTIVE SHOPPERS

This year's holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth...

FAITH IN THE FED NUDGES WALL STREET HIGHER

Wall Street edged higher on Monday, supported by Facebook, Amazon and Apple, as investors awaited a key Federal Reserve meeting that...

 
 
 

U.S. FIRMS SAY CHINA TARIFFS WILL RAISE COSTS, SEE FEW SOURCING ALTERNATIVES

A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for producing...

BLOCKCHAIN STARTUP RIPPLE BUYS $30 MILLION STAKE IN MONEYGRAM

Blockchain firm Ripple has bought $30 million worth of shares and warrants in MoneyGram International Inc, the two companies said on...

 
 
 

FED WON'T MOVE IN JUNE - CARON

Ahead of the central bank policymaker's meeting this week, Washington Crossing Advisors senior portfolio manager Kevin Caron tells...

JUSTICE THOMAS URGES U.S. SUPREME COURT TO FEEL FREE TO REVERSE PRECEDENTS

Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to feel less bound to upholding precedent, advancing a view that if...

 
 
 

SOTHEBY'S SNAPPED UP BY FRENCH TYCOON DRAHI FOR $3.7 BILLION

Franco-Israeli cable magnate Patrick Drahi made a surprise move into the art world by snapping up Sotheby's in a deal worth $3.7 billion,...

FAA MOVES TO SUPPORT GROWTH OF CIVIL SUPERSONIC AIR INDUSTRY

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Monday it is moving to rewrite testing rules to allow for the eventual return of civil...

 
 
 

AS PROMISED, TRUMP SLASHES AID TO CENTRAL AMERICA OVER MIGRANTS

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration announced on Monday plans to permanently divert hundreds of millions of dollars in aid...

BOEING SAYS HAS NO PLANS TO CHANGE NAME OF 737 MAX

Boeing Co said on Monday it had no plans to change the name of the 737 MAX after news reports that it would be prepared to do so to...

 
 
 

U.S. FIRMS SAY CHINA TARIFFS WILL RAISE COSTS, WITH FEW SOURCING ALTERNATIVES

A broad range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for producing...

U.S. TO WITHHOLD HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS IN CENTRAL AMERICA AID

President Donald Trump's administration announced on Monday plans to permanently reprogram hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to...

 
 
 

BREAKINGVIEWS TV: ARRAY FACTOR

Pfizer is buying Array BioPharma for $11 billion, a 62% premium. It's Big Pharma buying another smallish biotech, but in this case,...

WALL ST. HOLDS ON TO GAINS; FED POLICY MEETING EYED

Wall Street's main indexes rose on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq leading the pack, as investors awaited a key Federal Reserve...

 
 
 



'Defensive purposes': US sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East amid...

'Defensive purposes': US sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East amid tensions with Iran

The move aims to deter Iran and calm allies about the security of key shipping lanes. Read more ...

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

TORONTO - Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Read more ...

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Because the Supreme Court dismissed the challenge on standing grounds, justices did not rule if the maps constitute an unconstitutional racial gerrymander. Read more ...

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the heiress fashion designer, has died at the age of 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, revealed the news to his network Monday morning. Visit... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

The bodies of a missing Oregon woman and her 3-year-old son were discovered in a wooded area over the weekend - weeks after the boy's father was arrested in connection to their... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...