Business

Exclusive: U.S. sorghum armada U-turns at sea after China tariffs

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Several ships carrying cargoes of sorghum from the United States to China have changed course since Beijing slapped hefty anti-dumping deposits on U.S. imports of the grain, trade sources and a Reuters analysis of export and shipping d

Sport

Golf: Murray tames wind to lead in Texas, Garcia woes continue

(Reuters) - Grayson Murray has blown hot and cold recently and on Thursday he was hot at the Texas Open, shooting a five-under 67 for a one-stroke lead after the first round in windy San Antonio.

Politics

Leftie Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell tells finance chiefs he’s not a ‘raving extremist’

SHADOW Chancellor John McDonnell has told finance chiefs he wasn’t a “raving extremist about to nationalise their company”. He insisted he had “no tricks up my sleeve” as he wooed business leaders at Bloomberg HQ – offering them a “seat at t

Entertainment

'Late Show With Stephen Colbert' writer slammed for insensitive Barbara Bush tweet

A writer for "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" has found herself in hot water over a tweet she wrote about the death of former first lady Barbara Bush.

Business

Takeda shares drop after Shire rejects $63 billion offer

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd shares fell on Friday after rare disease drug maker Shire Plc rejected its $63 billion cash-and-stock acquisition offer.

Science

China says accidentally reported two major quakes which never happened

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's earthquake administration said on Friday that it had accidentally reported two major quakes which in fact had never happened, saying they were drills which had been unintentionally released to the public.

Technology

From witness stand, AT&T chief details new $15-a-month streaming service

Randall Stephenson shares details about AT&T Watch, which is expected to launch soon.

Business

Asia shares hit by tech warning, oil holds near highs

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares slipped on Friday as a warning on smartphone demand from the world's largest contract chipmaker slugged the tech sector, while lofty oil prices stirred inflation fears and undermined sovereign bonds.

Sport

Premier League clubs enjoy record profits - Deloitte report

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Premier League clubs enjoyed record profits and revenues in the 2016/17 season according to data released on Friday by Deloitte, who expect profitability to continue despite a decline in domestic broadcasting revenue.

Politics

Longtime Trump attorney: Michael Cohen may lie to get leniency

Longtime attorney for President Donald Trump Jay Goldberg says he's concerned Michael Cohen will lie to prosecutors to get leniency on his own charges.

Top News

Man linked to 9/11 attacks on U.S. captured in Syria: Pentagon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man linked to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, who was said to have praised "violent jihad," was captured in Syria by U.S.-backed forces more than a month ago, the Pentagon said on Thursday.

Asia

Time 100 list: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern praised as 'political prodigy'

Ardern breaking boundaries ‘in a world that too often tells women to stay small, keep quiet’, says Sheryl Sandberg on list of most influential peopleNew Zealand’s prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, has been named by Time magazine as one of the top 100

Politics

Michael Gove was late to an interview with the Today Programme on tackling pollution because his car was stuck in traffic

MICHAEL Gove was left red faced yesterday after being late for a BBC interview on tackling pollution because his car was stuck in traffic. The Environment Secretary missed the start of his primetime slot on Radio 4’s flagship Today programme because his

United States

U.S. appeals court blocks Indiana 'selective' abortion law

(Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Thursday declared unconstitutional an Indiana law signed by then-Governor Mike Pence that banned women from having abortions because of the gender, race or disability, including Down's syndrome, of their fetuses.

Politics

Michael Gove says UK gives ‘warmest welcome’ to people from abroad

MICHAEL GOVE yesterday insisted Britain was the “most immigration friendly” country in Europe in a fightback over the Windrush debacle. The Environment Secretary said EU research itself declared Britain had the “warmest welcome” of any member stat

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