REPUBLICANS WANT HUNTER BIDEN, REP. SCHIFF AND WHISTLEBLOWER TO TESTIFY ON IMPEACHMENT

Republicans on the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee want Hunter Biden, Democratic congressman Adam Schiff and a whistleblower...

WEEK AHEAD: THE FED, THE UK VOTES, AND TARIFF WATCHING

Despite a surprisingly strong November payrolls report, the Federal Reserve is expected to hold rates steady next week following three...

 
 
 

ELON MUSK DEFAMATION TRIAL GOES TO JURY AFTER PLAINTIFF'S LAWYER CALLS HIM 'BILLIONAIRE BULLY'

A federal jury in Los Angeles began deliberating on Friday to decide whether Tesla Inc boss Elon Musk defamed a British cave explorer...

WHITE HOUSE TELLS DEMOCRATS IT WILL NOT PARTICIPATE IN TRUMP IMPEACHMENT HEARING

The White House said on Friday it would refuse to take part in hearings in the U.S. House of Representatives set for next week that...

 
 
 

FAA PROPOSES FINING BOEING $3.9 MILLION FOR INSTALLING DEFECTIVE PARTS ON 737 PLANES

The Federal Aviation Administration said Friday it was seeking a $3.9 million fine from Boeing Co for installing defective parts on...

WALL STREET CLIMBS ON SOLID JOBS DATA, TRADE HOPES

Wall Street ended solidly higher on Friday as a strong jobs report and optimism about U.S.-China trade negotiations ahead of an upcoming...

 
 
 

U.S. LAWMAKERS NEAR DEAL ON MASSIVE MUST-PASS ANNUAL DEFENSE POLICY BILL

U.S. lawmakers are close to compromise on a $700 billion military policy bill, congressional aides said on Friday, easing fears that...

ELON MUSK SHOULD PAY $190 MILLION FOR DEFAMATORY 'NUCLEAR BOMB,' PLAINTIFF'S LAWYER SAYS

Tesla founder Elon Musk should pay at least $190 million in damages for defaming a British cave explorer in tweets that suggested he...

 
 
 

GLOBAL STOCKS RALLY, DOLLAR GAINS ON ROBUST U.S. JOBS DATA

The dollar rose and global equity markets soared on Friday after data showed U.S. job growth increased by the most in 10 months in...

AMAZON WEBSITES COULD BE ADDED TO USTR'S 'NOTORIOUS MARKETS' LIST: WSJ

The Trump administration is considering putting some of Amazon.com Inc's overseas websites on a list of global marketplaces known for...

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE VOWS RESPONSE TO DEMOCRATIC DEADLINE IN TRUMP IMPEACHMENT DRIVE

The White House promised to respond to a Friday deadline set by U.S. House of Representatives Democrats for President Donald Trump...

STRONG U.S. JOB GROWTH SHOWCASES ECONOMY'S RESILIENCE

U.S. job growth increased by the most in 10 months in November as the healthcare industry boosted hiring and production workers at...

 
 
 

3M EXPLORING $1 BILLION SALE OF DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS UNIT: BLOOMBERG

Industrial conglomerate 3M Co is exploring a sale of its drug delivery systems unit, which could fetch around $1 billion, Bloomberg...

KERRY JOINS BIDEN IN IOWA, MAKING A FOREIGN POLICY PITCH

Former Vice President Joe Biden campaigned in Iowa on Friday with John Kerry, the former U.S. secretary of state and presidential nominee,...

 
 
 

ELON MUSK DEFAMATION TRIAL IN HOMESTRETCH, JURY MAY GET CASE FRIDAY

Elon Musk arrived on Friday at a federal court in Los Angeles looking relaxed in a dark-colored suit, as a trial over whether the Tesla...

BREAKINGVIEWS TV: PING AN FLOP

China's largest insurer is listing its OneConnect unit with a $5 bln price tag, a third below its last valuation. It's the latest in...

 
 
 

DEUTSCHE BANK STAFFERS CLEARED BUT BANK FINED IN MONEY LAUNDERING CASE

Frankfurt prosecutors have dropped an investigation into two Deutsche Bank employees accused of aiding tax evasion through a former...

U.S. AGENCIES LOOKING INTO GOLDMAN-1MDB SETTLEMENT BELOW $2 BILLION: BLOOMBERG

Goldman Sachs Group Inc could end up paying less than $2 billion to resolve criminal and regulatory probes over its role in raising...

 
 
 

STOCKS RALLY, DOLLAR GAINS ON ROBUST U.S. JOBS DATA

The dollar rose and global equity markets rallied on Friday after data showed U.S. job growth increased by the most in 10 months in...

STRONGEST U.S. HIRING IN 10 MONTHS

U.S. job growth increased by 266,000 in November, the biggest jump in 10 months, despite a slump in the manufacturing sector and overall...

 
 
 



Deserted 5-year-old takes toddler to neighbor in bitter cold in Alaska

Deserted 5-year-old takes toddler to neighbor in bitter cold in Alaska

The adult who left the children in the home, Julie Peter, 37, has been arrested. Read more ...

Joshua beats Ruiz on points, reclaims titles in Saudi Arabia

Joshua beats Ruiz on points, reclaims titles in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Anthony Joshua jumped up and down in the ring with his massive entourage, celebrating being around $70 million richer and having three world heavyweight... Read more ...

Iran has released US man Xiyue Wang, who spent three years in jail, as part...

Iran has released US man Xiyue Wang, who spent three years in jail, as part of a prisoner swap deal

US PhD student Xiyue Wang has been freed as part of a prisoner swap deal with Iran that also saw Iranian academic Massoud Soleiami released. Wang, a Princeton graduate history... Read more ...

Jets rule out RB Le'Veon Bell vs. Dolphins with illness

Jets rule out RB Le'Veon Bell vs. Dolphins with illness

NEW YORK - Jets running back Le'Veon Bell has been ruled out for New York's game against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday because of an illness. Read more ...

Pacers deal Knicks 9th straight loss, 104-103

Pacers deal Knicks 9th straight loss, 104-103

NEW YORK - Julius Randle missed a free throw with 0.1 seconds left, sending New York to a 104-103 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night in the Knicks' first game since... Read more ...

No. 2 Kansas hands No. 20 Colorado first loss 72-58

No. 2 Kansas hands No. 20 Colorado first loss 72-58

LAWRENCE, Kansas - Ochai Agbaji scored 20 points and Devon Dotson added 18 points to lead No. 2 Kansas to a 72-58 victory over No. 20 Colorado on Saturday, snapping the... Read more ...

No. 13 Ducks stop a 2-game slide with 89-64 win over Hawaii

No. 13 Ducks stop a 2-game slide with 89-64 win over Hawaii

EUGENE, Ore. - Payton Pritchard had 20 points and a season-high 11 assists, and No. 13 Oregon snapped a two-game losing streak with an 89-64 victory over Hawaii on Saturday. Read more ...

Matthews scores twice to lead Leafs to 5-2 win over Blues

Matthews scores twice to lead Leafs to 5-2 win over Blues

ST. LOUIS - Auston Matthews broke out of a slump with a pair of goals and Zach Hyman also scored twice as the Toronto Maple Leafs downed the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on Saturday night. Read more ...

Simmons hits 3, scores 34 points to lead 76ers past Cavs

Simmons hits 3, scores 34 points to lead 76ers past Cavs

PHILADELPHIA - Ben Simmons hit his second career 3-pointer and scored a career-high 34 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers didn't need Joel Embiid's help to rout the Cleveland... Read more ...

The 2 US Navy sailors being hailed as heroes in the Pensacola shooting were...

The 2 US Navy sailors being hailed as heroes in the Pensacola shooting were fresh out of military training

Two slain US service members who have been hailed for their perseverance during the mass shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida recently finished their introductory... Read more ...