Facebook ‘delusional’ over cryptocurrency plan
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Facebook ‘delusional’ over cryptocurrency plan

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency attacked at Senate hearing 16 July 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-49008298 Read more…

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House moves to condemn Trump as he again attacks minority congresswomen
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House moves to condemn Trump as he again attacks minority congresswomen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A resolution condemning President Donald Trump’s racially charged attacks on four Democratic congresswomen was headed for a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives on…

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Iran to keep reducing nuclear deal commitments in stand-off with U.S.: supreme leader
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Iran to keep reducing nuclear deal commitments in stand-off with U.S.: supreme leader

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran’s supreme leader upped the ante in a volatile stand-off with the United States on Tuesday, warning Tehran would continue removing restraints on its nuclear…

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Trump says a lot of progress has been made with Iran
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Trump says a lot of progress has been made with Iran

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday a lot of progress had been made with Iran and that he was not looking for regime change…

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Trump says U.S. has made progress with North Korea
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Trump says U.S. has made progress with North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration had made tremendous progress with North Korea and did not feel pressed to conclude a quick agreement…

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Trump campaign launches effort to sway women voters
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Trump campaign launches effort to sway women voters

KING OF PRUSSIA, Penn. (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign sought to energize women voters in the battleground state of Pennsylvania on Tuesday, betting a message of…

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Goldman Sachs profit beats estimates, boosted by strong equities trading
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Goldman Sachs profit beats estimates, boosted by strong equities trading

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as the Wall Street investment bank benefited from increased stock trading. FILE PHOTO: The…

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No federal charges for New York policeman in 2014 ‘I can’t breathe’ death
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No federal charges for New York policeman in 2014 ‘I can’t breathe’ death

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The New York police officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold during an attempted 2014 arrest, fueling the rise of the Black…

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Pro-impeachment Dems fear Al Green’s renegade push
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Pro-impeachment Dems fear Al Green’s renegade push

Rep. Al Green indicated on Tuesday that he is dead-set on forcing a vote on impeachment before lawmakers leave Washington for the month-long August recess. | J. Scott…

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Christine Lagarde resigns as head of IMF
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Christine Lagarde resigns as head of IMF

Christine Lagarde resigns as head of IMF 16 July 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-49009226 Read more…

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Global stocks slip, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data
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Global stocks slip, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gauge of global equities edged lower on Tuesday and U.S. Treasury yields climbed as a stronger-than-anticipated report on retail sales raised the possibility…

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Iran to give no quarter in confrontation with U.S.: supreme leader
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Iran to give no quarter in confrontation with U.S.: supreme leader

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran’s supreme leader upped the ante in a volatile stand-off with the United States on Tuesday, warning Tehran would continue removing restraints on its nuclear…

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U.S. won’t charge New York police officers in 2014 ‘I can’t breathe’ death
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U.S. won’t charge New York police officers in 2014 ‘I can’t breathe’ death

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - None of the New York police officers whose attempted arrest of Eric Garner in 2014 led to the man’s death and fueled the rise…

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Big banks beat profit expectations but warning signs grow
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Big banks beat profit expectations but warning signs grow

(Reuters) - Three big U.S. banks reported strong earnings on Tuesday, even as warning signs emerged that the playing field is beginning to tilt against the financial industry.…

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As Trump renews attacks on congresswomen, House moves toward condemnation vote
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As Trump renews attacks on congresswomen, House moves toward condemnation vote

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A resolution condemning President Donald Trump’s racially charged attacks on four Democratic lawmakers was headed for a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives on…

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PWC accountant, 24, caught with 1,700 ‘upskirt’ images outside Topshop
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PWC accountant, 24, caught with 1,700 ‘upskirt’ images outside Topshop

'High-flying' PWC accountant, 24, is caught with 1,700 upskirt images after he was spotted behaving suspiciously in Topshop's flagship Oxford Street storeLeon Chan was caught with 1,700 images…

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I am not a racist, insists Trump
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I am not a racist, insists Trump

Trump: I don't have a racist bone in my body 16 July 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window…

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House set to rebuke Trump’s remarks as racist
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House set to rebuke Trump’s remarks as racist

Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Ayanna Pressley, (D-Mass.), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D-N.Y.) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) respond to President Donald Trump's remarks to "go back" to the "crime infested places…

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New York police officer in Eric Garner death will not be charged: source
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New York police officer in Eric Garner death will not be charged: source

FILE PHOTO - Demonstrators protest during the disciplinary trial of police officer Daniel Pantaleo in relation to the death of Eric Garner at 1 Police Plaza in New…

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Unemployment falls to lowest level in 45 YEARS despite Brexit chaos
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Unemployment falls to lowest level in 45 YEARS despite Brexit chaos

Unemployment falls to the lowest level in 45 YEARS and wages surge by the highest rate in a decade since financial crash despite Brexit chaos which saw the…

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Ex-Uber driver is accused of planning ISIS-inspired firearms attack
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Ex-Uber driver is accused of planning ISIS-inspired firearms attack

Ex-Uber driver, 28, is accused of planning ISIS-inspired firearms attack on UK as he practised martial arts and sword skills while sister, 25, 'failed to alert police to…

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