(Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr is considering resigning over President Donald Trump’s tweets about Justice Department investigations, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters, while the department said he was not leaving. “The Attorney General has no plans to resign,” Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said in a post on Twitter late
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FILE PHOTO: February 16, 2020; Pacific Palisades, California, USA; Rory McIlroy hits onto the second hole green during the final round of the The Genesis Invitational golf tournament at Riviera Country Club. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – World number one Rory McIlroy has distanced himself from the prospect of taking part
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LONDON (Reuters) – Climate-friendly stocks have outperformed the broader market in the past two years and could also help to combat “short-termism” in financial markets, the European Union’s securities regulator said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: French President Emmanuel Macron visits the “Mer de Glace”, France’s largest glacier which has shrunk dramatically in recent years in
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Businessman Junaith Asharab Md Shariff is pictured at the Kuala Lumpur High Court February 19, 2020. — Picture by Shafwan Zaidon KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 — The prosecution today urged the court to declare its own witness as a hostile witness after the owner of Berani & Jujur Trading contradicted his initial court testimony during
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Dzukefly Ahmad said the virtual service will give users access to virtual consultations with doctors, specialists, and his ministry’s medical officers. — Bernama pic PUTRAJAYA, Feb 19 — The government has launched a Virtual Health Advisory service in collaboration with the DoctorOnCall online health platform to provide accurate information on the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). The
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BONN, Germany (Reuters) – The merger between T-Mobile US (TMUS.O) and Sprint (S.N) is within reach, the head of T-Mobile’s main owner Deutsche Telekom (DTEGn.DE) said on Wednesday, vowing to go on the offensive to close a valuation gap with U.S. market leaders AT&T and Verizon. Timotheus Hoettges, Chief Executive Officer of Germany’s telecommunications giant
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The Major League Baseball Players Association disputed commissioner Rob Manfred on Tuesday evening, saying it did not resist the league’s efforts during the MLB’s investigation of the Houston Astros’ 2017 electronic sign-stealing. FILE PHOTO: Rob Manfred, commissioner of Major League Baseball, takes part in the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit in New York, U.S., February
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FILE PHOTO: Tourists wearing masks pass by Malaysia’s Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia January 28, 2020. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng/File Photo KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia expects to meet its target of a record 30 million tourists this year by redirecting its marketing efforts to local and other markets as arrivals from coronavirus-hit China fall,
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Director of four Oscar award-winning film ‘Parasite’ Bong Joon-ho answers a reporters’ question during a news conference in Seoul, South Korea, February 19, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji SEOUL (Reuters) – Hollywood veteran Martin Scorsese told the South Korean director of “Parasite”, this year’s winner of the Oscar for best picture, that he is waiting to see
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FILE PHOTO: A screen displays the company logo for Uber Technologies Inc on the day of its IPO at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 10, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc (UBER.N) is closing its office in downtown Los Angeles, where the ride-hailing company employs customer
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FILE PHOTO: Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg attends a campaign event at Buffalo Soldiers national museum in Houston, Texas, U.S. February 13, 2020. REUTERS/Go Nakamura/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg will sell Bloomberg LP, the financial information company that made him a billionaire, if he is elected to the White House
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