US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk

The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage ...
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Daimler profits hit by costs of diesel emissions recall

FRANKFURT, Germany –  German automaker Daimler said Friday that its net profit fell 16 percent in the third quarter as ...
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Students rush to escape as school bus explodes in flames in Charlotte

More than a dozen Charlotte-area students were forced to flee their school bus when the engine exploded and burst into ...
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Norway appoints its first female foreign minister

October 20, 2017 OSLO (Reuters) – Norwegian Defence Minister Ine Eriksen Soereide was named minister of foreign affairs on Friday, ...
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Top Ugandan opposition figure charged with murder after deadly protests

FILE PHOTO: Uganda's main opposition leader, Kizza Besigye of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party (C), speaks to the ...
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High noon for the ECB, Draghi at the QE Corral

European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi holds a news conference during the IMF/World Bank annual meetings in Washington, U.S., ...
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The Latest: Spain, opposition agree to hold Catalan election

BARCELONA, Spain –  The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): Continue Reading Below 10:50 a.m. A Spanish ...
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Senate GOP backs budget, clears way for tax overhaul

WASHINGTON –  Republicans must now shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift ...
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Chinese party figure accuses fallen leader of plotting coup

BEIJING –  A senior figure in China's ruling Communist Party has accused a dismissed regional leader of plotting a coup ...
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End of an era as Hong Kong stock trading floor set to close

HONG KONG –  Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders are taking their final orders as the exchange prepares ...
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EU leaders brainstorm ways to speed Brexit talks

BRUSSELS –  European Union leaders have gathered to weigh progress in Brexit negotiations as they look for new ways to ...
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ChemChina’s REC sees opportunity in U.S. action on solar panel imports: CEO

FILE PHOTO: An employee makes a final inspection on panels during a tour of an REC solar panel manufacturing plant ...
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