Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc.
Facebook will be defending its new cryptocurrency Libra before Congress as more voices join the chorus of opposition. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.
The Republican leadership largely remains silent about President Donald Trump's amplified attacks on four minority Democratic congresswomen.
As the United States races to put humans back on the moon for the first time in nearly 50 years, a NASA-funded lab in Colorado aims to launch robots there first to build telescopes that will look far into our galaxy and remotely operated by astronaut
The benchmark S&P 500 index ended little changed in a choppy session on Monday after Citigroup kicked off the second-quarter earnings season with mixed results.
Just after Citigroup released its earnings, Smead Capital Management's Tony Scherrer told Reuters' Fred Katayama bank stocks are alluring at cheap prices.
If it cooks like a steak, smells like a steak and tastes like a steak, it must be a steak - but one that is not from a cow's body but is grown in the lab of an Israeli start-up.
The World Health Organization warned on Monday that the first-detected Ebola case in Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Goma could be a game changer in the scale of the outbreak.
Fears of a widespread immigration crackdown over the weekend galvanized protests and calls for resistance by pro-immigrant groups and Democratic elected officials.
Citigroup's quarterly profit and revenue rose and beat expectations Monday as the bank kicked off earnings season for the second quarter.
British retailer Sports Direct has delayed publishing its annual results, warning problems integrating its purchase of House of Fraser stores and increased scrutiny of its accounts could affect the financial guidance it gave in December.
Bitcoin slumped more than 10% over the weekend to a two-week low as fears of a crackdown of cryptocurrencies grew on mounting scrutiny of Facebook's planned Libra digital coin. Francis Maguire reports
AB InBev shares fell Monday after the demise of its planned Hong Kong IPO.
Former South African president Jacob Zuma has told a public inquiry into state corruption that he is a victim of a conspiracy by those who sought to oust him from power.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday protesters who clashed with police on the weekend were rioters, a legally loaded term in the city, and she supported the police in upholding the law and seeking perpetrators.
The U.S. may approve licenses for companies to re-start new sales to Huawei in as little as two weeks, according to a senior U.S. official.
China's economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure.
As Britain prepares to carry out its own trade negotiations for the first time in decades, the government has launched a scheme to recruit and train up school leavers as future trade experts.
England fans were ecstatic after their cricket team beat New Zealand in an dramatic match that may go down as one of the most nail-biting in the sport's history. The team ended their 44-year wait for a 50-overs World Cup title by a tiebreaker.
India delayed its Chandrayaan-2 moon launch with less than an hour to go before liftoff. The mission, if successful, would help India's aspirations to catch up with global space leaders the United States and China, and put it in a better position to
Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer 7-6 1-6 7-6 4-6 13-12 to win his fifth title at Wimbledon on Sunday, in the tournament’s longest final match ever.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday told a group of mostly American-born Democratic congresswomen to "go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came." Linda So reports.
President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear pact to spite Barack Obama, according to Britain's Mail on Sunday, citing the former UK ambassador to Washington.
Tens of thousands rallied in Hong Kong on Sunday driven by deep-seated anger at the government’s handling of an extradition bill, which has revived fears of Beijing attempting to erode freedoms in the former British colony.
The invasion of lionfish, a predatory fish normally found in the waters of the Pacific and Indian oceans, is pushing environmentalists in Lebanon to urge fishermen to catch it and locals to eat it.
Hurricane Barry weakened to a tropical storm as it made landfall in Louisiana on Saturday, after a westward shift that appeared to spare low-lying New Orleans from the massive flooding feared earlier this week. Nathan Frandino has more.
Activists are preparing for a nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation that will commence on Sunday after U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday confirmed that the plan, intended to discourage a surge of Central American migrants, w
Al Shabaab has claimed an attack on a hotel in the southern Somali port of Kismayo. Among at least 26 dead were prominent local officials and foreigners.
Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of Chinese traders.
Hurricane Barry was churning off Louisiana on Saturday, poised to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019 in a westward shift that appeared to spare low-lying New Orleans from the massive flooding feared earlier this week.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion dollar settlement with Facebook over the social media giant's missteps in data privacy, according to a source. Jane Lanhee lee reports.
Banks like Citigroup and JPMorgan kick off earnings season next week. Fred Katayama previews the week ahead.
All three major indexes posted record closing highs Friday as solid expectations for an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve continued to propel shares ahead of next week's kickoff of the corporate earnings season.
The S&P 500 will continue rallying to hit 3500 by year's end, Kramer Capital Research chief investment officer Hilary Kramer tells Reuters' Fred Katayama.
A nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation will commence this weekend, President Trump said on Friday, confirming that the plan, intended to discourage a surge of Central American migrants, was on track after a delay. Nathan Frandi
"Does Merkel travel too much?" asked mass-selling daily Bild on Friday as Germans fret about the health of their chancellor, who sat rather than stood at a ceremony on Thursday after shaking for the third time in as many weeks when standing a day ear
The pound edged higher on Friday but was set for a record 10th week of consecutive losses against the euro as weak data and the growing possibility of interest rate cuts after a chaotic Brexit kept investors sidelined.
Ford and Volkswagen joined forces to develop autonomous and electric cars on Friday and said they were also looking at other areas of cooperation, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs.
Sometimes called the 'Oscars of engineering', this year's MacAndrew award goes to Bombardier's Belfast unit for its light, fuel-saving jetliner wings.
Iran has warned of consequences if Britain does not release an oil tanker seized off the coast of Gibraltar a week ago. In Tehran, some residents are backing such a retaliation.
Budweiser Brewing Company APAC, the Asia-Pacific business of Anheuser-Busch InBev, has guided potential investors towards the bottom of a marketed pricing range for its up to $9.8 billion Hong Kong IPO, two people said.
The first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system were delivered to NATO member Turkey on Friday a development set to escalate tensions with the United States.
Luxury carmaker Daimler on Friday warned investors that it expected a second-quarter loss before interest and taxes of 1.6 billion euros ($1.80 billion).
Auction house Sotheby's held a first-of-its-kind auction with 100 pairs of the rarest shoes ever produced up for grabs, including a replica of the futuristic self-lacing shoes from the 1989 sequel to Back To The Future and sneakers owned by fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld.
British holiday firm Thomas Cook is in talks over a bailout for its ailing tour business by China's Fosun Tourism.
Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen arrived in the United States on Thursday on a trip that has angered Beijing, warning that democracy must be defended and that the island faced threats from “overseas forces." Grace Lee reports.
Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges on Thursday, according to NBC News.
Former Vice President Joe Biden, in his first major foreign policy address as a Democratic presidential candidate, on Thursday blasted U.S. President Donald Trump's performance on the world stage as erratic and extreme. Jillian Kitchener has more.