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  • WASHINGTON, June 26- President Donald Trump on Thursday will lay out his plan for reducing regulations to boost already-abundant U.S. production of oil, natural gas and coal and export it around the world, creating American jobs and helping allies. "Weve gone from the age of scarcity now to the age of abundance when it comes to American energy," Mike Catanzaro, a White...

  • The White House is launching its "energy week" with a series of events focused on jobs and boosting U.S. global influence. The previous weeks were largely overshadowed by ongoing probes into whether Trump campaign officials colluded with Russia to influence the 2016 election, as well as scrutiny over Trump's firing of James Comey as FBI director.

  • **SINTRA, Portugal- Introductory speech by the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi at the ECB forum on central banking in Portugal- 0900 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB...

  • **SINTRA, Portugal- Introductory speech by the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi at the ECB forum on central banking in Portugal- 0900 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB...

  • Trump was also warm but made clear he sees a need for more balance in the U.S.- India trade relationship in keeping with his campaign promise to expand American exports and create more jobs at home. Last year the U.S. trade deficit with India neared $31 billion. Trump said he was pleased about an Indian airlines recent order of 100 new American planes and that the...

  • Trump was also warm but made clear he sees a need for more balance in the U.S.- India trade relationship in keeping with his campaign promise to expand American exports and create more jobs at home. Last year the U.S. trade deficit with India neared $31 billion. Trump said he was pleased about an Indian airlines recent order of 100 new American planes and that the...

  • President Donald Trump urged Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to do more to relax Indian trade barriers on Monday during talks in which both leaders took great pains to stress the importance of a strong U.S.-Indian relationship. Trump also was warm but made clear he sees a need for more balance in the U.S.- India trade relationship in keeping with his...

  • The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely blocked key parts of a March 6 executive order that Trump had said was needed to prevent terrorism attacks, allowing his temporary ban to go into effect for people with no strong ties to the United States. 1/ 8 http://tmsnrt.rs/2seb3bb 3/ 8. I want people who can love the United States and all...

  • The two leaders went into their relatively low-key summit looking to bolster the U.S.- India strategic partnership but an equally important goal was simply to break the ice and get to know each other. As they met, a Pentagon agency said the U.S. State Department has approved the possible sale to India of a Boeing C-17 transport aircraft with an estimated cost of...

  • CHICAGO, June 26- Chicago Board of Trade wheat prices fell about 2 percent on Monday, extending their slide to four sessions on profit-taking after a run-up to one-year highs last week, analysts said. July corn ended up 1-1/ 4 cents at $3.59 a bushel and July soybeans rose 2-1/ 4 cents to $9.06-3/ 4 a bushel. "The wheat price in Chicago has fallen... as part of a consolidation...

  • The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely blocked key parts of a March 6 executive order that Trump had said was needed to prevent terrorism in the United States, allowing his temporary ban to go into effect for people with no strong ties such as family or business to the United States. 1/ 8 http://tmsnrt.rs/2seb3bb 3/ 8.

  • AMSTERDAM/ LONDON, June 26- When billionaire activist investor Daniel Loeb wanted to give his arguments against Nestle's performance greater credibility and heft, he turned to one of Europe's most experienced turnaround experts, Dutchman Jan Bennink. Loeb's fund, Third Point LLC, disclosed a $3.5 billion stake in the Swiss food group in a letter to its...

  • BERLIN— German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she doesn't really do Twitter, but sometimes visits the site to check out what U.S. President Donald Trump has to say. Merkel said, "I use it sometimes... then I enter Donald Trump on Twitter and I have it all"— a remark that drew big laughs from the audience at a Berlin theater where the chancellor was interviewed.

  • *Bailout opens rift between Germany and Italy. As lawmakers digested details of the rescue, which involves the state rather than investors bearing most of the cost, many criticised Rome for breaking with the spirit of a framework known as banking union-- and the European Commission in Brussels for allowing it do so. Under a deal sealed over the weekend, Italy will...

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by reviving parts of his travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries and refugees and agreeing to decide its legality later this year in a major test of presidential powers. The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely...

  • BRUSSELS, June 26- Thirteen EU nations voiced support on Monday for a proposal to empower the bloc's executive to negotiate with Russia over objections to a new Russian gas pipeline to Germany, despite opposition from Berlin. At an informal debate among EU energy ministers, Germany's partners in the 28- nation bloc spoke out against Russia's Nord Stream 2...

  • LONDON/ FRANKFURT, June 26- The field of prospective bidders for Japanese conglomerate Toshiba Corp.' s Swiss-based smart meter group Landis+ Gyr has narrowed to two, three banking sources said on Monday. A consortium of buyout firm CVC Capital Partners and Japanese conglomerate Hitachi Ltd had withdrawn its offer, as had Honeywell International Inc, the...

  • LONDON, June 26- Existing European Union insurance policies should stay in place after Britain leaves the bloc because the process of dividing them into British and EU contracts would be too complex, Lloyd's of London Chief Executive Inga Beale said. The Lloyd's of London insurance market, which started life in Edward Lloyd's' coffee house in 1688, derives...

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries and all refugees to go into effect for people with no strong ties to the United States while agreeing to decide this fall the legality of the order. The executive order also made waivers...

  • *Germany wants solution before Sept. 24 election- sources. BERLIN, June 26- Germany's Transport Ministry is pushing carmakers to update the engine management software in up to 12 million diesel vehicles in the country, people familiar with the talks told Reuters on Monday. Germany's top car manufacturers volunteered a recall of 630,000 cars in April 2016 to fix...