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Politics Mark Warner

  • President Donald Trump says he only wants to tweak trade ties with Canada, his pledge to renegotiate NAFTA to focus on Mexico is almost impossible and Canada will not emerge unscathed, Canadian officials and trade experts said on Tuesday. Canada and Mexico send the bulk of their exports to the United States under NAFTA. Matthew Kronby, an international trade...

  • Donald Trump

    Seth Klarman is not a household name, but his letter to investors, warning about the new administration, is the most sought-after read on Wall Street.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 3- The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on Iran, which it said were just "initial steps" and said Washington would no longer turn a "blind eye" to Iran's hostile actions. "The days of turning a blind eye to Iran's hostile and belligerent actions toward the United States and the world community are over," Flynn said in a White House...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 3- The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on Iran, which it said were just "initial steps" and said Washington would no longer turn a "blind eye" to Iran's hostile actions. The sanctions on 25 individuals and entities were the opening salvo by President Donald Trump who has vowed a more aggressive policy against Tehran and came two days...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 1- The U.S. Senate confirmed Rex Tillerson as President Donald Trump's secretary of state on Wednesday, filling a key spot on the Republican's national security team despite concerns about the former Exxon Mobil Corp chief executive officer's ties to Russia. Every Republican favored Tillerson, along with four members of the Democratic caucus,...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 1- The U.S. Senate confirmed Rex Tillerson as President Donald Trump's secretary of state on Wednesday, filling a key spot on the Republican's national security team despite concerns about the former Exxon Mobil Corp chief executive officer's ties to Russia. The tally was largely along party lines, with every Republican favoring Tillerson,...

  • Yahoo said in a November 2016 quarterly filing that it was "cooperating with federal, state and foreign" agencies, including the SEC, that were seeking information and documents about a "security incident and related matters." The SEC is investigating whether two massive data breaches at Yahoo should have been reported sooner to investors, the Wall Street...

  • Sen. Warner: Mnuchin won't play chicken with 'full faith and credit' of US

    "There are some things I heard from Treasury nominee Steven Mnuchin that I liked," says Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), discussing the vetting process on Capitol Hill.

  • Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., nominee for director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

    Republican Rep. Mike Pompeo told the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence he agreed that Russia had interfered in the U.S. election. NBC News Reports.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 5- Senate Democrats on Thursday demanded an ethics probe into Tom Price, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for U.S. health secretary, following a report that the fierce Obamacare critic traded in healthcare company stocks while pushing legislation in Congress that could affect those shares. Price is an orthopedic surgeon and a Republican...

  • SAO PAULO/ MONTREAL, Dec 19- Brazil unveiled a probable challenge against Canadian regional and government funding for Bombardier Inc at the World Trade Organization, reviving a bitter trade feud between the Canadian jetmaker and Brazilian rival Embraer SA. Brazil's foreign ministry said on Monday its trade chamber had authorized WTO proceedings against...

  • SAO PAULO/ MONTREAL Dec 19- Brazil unveiled a probable challenge against Canadian regional and government funding for Bombardier Inc at the World Trade Organization, reviving a bitter trade feud between the Canadian jetmaker and Brazilian rival Embraer SA. Brazil's foreign ministry said on Monday its trade chamber had authorized WTO proceedings against...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 15- Yahoo Inc came under renewed scrutiny by federal investigators and lawmakers on Thursday after disclosing the largest known data breach in history, prompting Verizon Communications Inc to demand better terms for its planned purchase of Yahoo's internet business. Shares of the Sunnyvale, California- based internet pioneer fell more than 6...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 15- Yahoo Inc came under renewed scrutiny by federal investigators and lawmakers on Thursday after disclosing the largest known data breach in history, prompting Verizon Communications Inc to demand better terms for its planned purchase of Yahoo's internet business. Shares of the Sunnyvale, California- based internet pioneer fell more than 6...

  • Dec 15- Verizon Communications Inc is looking at ways to modify its $4.8 billion deal to buy Yahoo Inc's core internet business after the technology company disclosed a second massive data breach, sources told Reuters on Thursday. Yahoo Inc shares fell almost 5 percent after the breach of data belonging to more than 1 billion users was disclosed, following...

  • Dec 15- Yahoo Inc shares fell more than 5 percent on Thursday after the technology company disclosed a second massive data breach that raised fears Verizon might kill a deal to buy its core internet business. Silicon Valley- based Yahoo said late on Wednesday that it had uncovered a 2013 cyber attack that compromised data of more than 1 billion user accounts, the...

  • Dec 15- Yahoo Inc shares fell almost 5 percent on Thursday after the technology company disclosed a second massive data breach that raised fears Verizon might kill a deal to buy its core internet business. Silicon Valley- based Yahoo said late on Wednesday that it had uncovered a 2013 cyber attack that compromised data of more than 1 billion user accounts, the...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 15- A senior Democratic senator on Thursday said he intended to investigate Yahoo's cyber security practices after the company announced it had uncovered another massive data breach dating to August 2013 that affected more than 1 billion user accounts. "This most recent revelation warrants a separate follow-up and I plan to press the company...

  • Sen. Warner: Dems head back to the drawing board

    Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), discusses what Democrats need to do to rebound from last week's defeat. We can't just be a party of the East Coast and West Coast, says Warner. Also Warner discusses why he supported Obamacare and questions Donald Trump's tax cut plan.

  • CALGARY, Alberta/ WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov 3- S hareholders of Agrium Inc and Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc overwhelmingly approved an all-stock merger of the fertilizer producers on Thursday, shifting the focus to U.S. and Canadian regulators. More than 99 percent of Potash investors and 98 percent of Agrium shareholders voted in favor of the deal, the...