Category Archives: U.S.

Turkey's Halkbank bonds fall as much as 0.7 cent after dep CEO arrest

LONDON (Reuters) – Dollar bonds from Turkey's Halkbank fell as much as 0.7 cent across the curve on Wednesday, extending losses after the company's deputy chief executive was charged in…

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Exclusive: Trump to approve Keystone XL at meeting with TransCanada CEO – official

By Luciana Lopez (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will announce the approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline at the White House on Friday, alongside the chief executive officer…

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U.S. business spending picking up, but may slow in second quarter

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New orders for U.S.-made capital goods unexpectedly fell in February, yet a surge in shipments amid demand for machinery & electrical equipment supported expectations…

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Judge finds UPS liable to New York over cigarette shipments

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday held United Parcel Service Inc <UPS.N> liable for having illegally shipped hundreds of thousands of cartons of untaxed…

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Existing home sales fall from 10-year high

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. home resales fell more than expected in February amid a persistent shortage of houses on the market that is pushing up prices &…

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U.S. says Walt Disney subsidiaries to pay $3.8 million in back wages

(Reuters) – Two Florida subsidiaries of Walt Disney Co have agreed to provide $3.8 million in back wages to comply with federal law, the U.S. Labor Department said on Friday….

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Top U.S. prosecutor says he is fired by Trump administration

By Andy Sullivan & Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A prominent U.S. prosecutor said he was fired by the Trump administration on Saturday after refusing to step down, adding a…

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Watchdog presses U.S. lawmakers to probe Icahn's role with Trump

By Chris Prentice (Reuters) – A government watchdog group, Public Citizen, said on Wednesday it has asked lawmakers to investigate whether billionaire investor Carl Icahn should have been subject to…

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U.S. Senators draft bill to boost employee private stock ownership

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan pair of lawmakers on the U.S. Senate Banking Committee are planning to introduce a bill that aims to entice private corporations…

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