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  • President Donald Trump said on Sunday that documents released by the FBI relating to a former adviser's ties to Russia showed that his campaign for the 2016 presidential election had been illegally spied upon by U.S. law enforcement, but offered no evidence to support his assertion. The FBI documents released on Saturday showed how in 2016 the bureau...

  • July 22- French technology services company Atos SE agreed to acquire Michigan- based Syntel Inc in an all-cash transaction valued at about $3.57 billion, including net debt, the companies said on Sunday. Atos will pay $41 per share, which represents a premium of 4.78 percent to Syntel's closing price of $39.13 on Friday. Syntel is expected on Thursday to report...

  • A White House spokeswoman said on Sunday that Trump would make remarks at the exhibit designed to demonstrate the administration's "commitment to ensuring more products are made in America." All major automakers, including Ford Motor Co, which will have an F-150 pickup truck on display at the White House exhibit, oppose imposing vehicle and parts tariffs of up...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth, and called for greater dialog, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come at a time of escalating rhetoric in the trade...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth, and called for greater dialogue, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come at a time of escalating rhetoric in the trade...

  • NEW YORK, July 20- U.S. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is expected to raise rates a couple more times by year end which may attract more foreign into the U.S. dollar with monetary policy remaining loose in Europe and Japan, analysts said. But investors and traders attribute some of the gains to the Trump administration's tax cuts which are widening the...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth and called for greater dialog, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come amid an escalation in rhetoric in the trade...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth and called for greater dialogue, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come amid an escalation in rhetoric in the trade...

  • JERUSALEM, July 22- Israel will reopen Gaza's main commercial crossing and expand its fishing zone on Tuesday if a lull in cross-border tensions holds after a truce with the enclave's dominant Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, the Israeli defence minister said. Israel shut the Kerem Shalom border terminal and reduced the fishing zone to 11 km from 17 km on July...

  • President Donald Trump said on Sunday that documents released by the FBI relating to a former adviser's ties to Russia showed that his campaign for the 2016 presidential election had been illegally spied upon by U.S. law enforcement, but offered no evidence to support his assertion. The FBI documents released on Saturday showed how in 2016 the bureau...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies meeting in Argentina said heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth and called for greater dialogue, according to a draft communique. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come amid an escalation in rhetoric in the trade conflict...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies meeting in Argentina said heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth and called for greater dialog, according to a draft communique. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come amid an escalation in rhetoric in the trade conflict between...

  • ROME— A Rome trattoria owner says she has fired a waiter who added a derogatory term on the bill he gave a gay couple after their dinner. The Rome- based rights group Gay Center said the patrons, a 21- year-old local and his boyfriend, called its hotline to complain. Rome daily newspaper Il Messaggero quoted restaurant owner Moira De Luca on Sunday saying she told the...

  • LOS ANGELES— The Latest on a man who took customers and employees hostage at a Trader Joe's in Los Angeles:. Trader Joe's says a Los Angeles store where a gunman held hostages during a three-hour standoff and an employee died will remain closed for the foreseeable future. Employee Melyda Corado was killed Saturday when 28- year-old Gene Evin Atkins, who was being...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- The finance ministers for Mexico and Canada on Sunday said they were optimistic about NAFTA talks with the United States, even as trade tensions spurred by U.S. tariffs dominated the G20 meeting of world economic leaders in Argentina. Mexico Finance Minister Jose Antonio Gonzalez Anaya said there were still several chapters of NAFTA that...

  • The two-day gathering of G-20 finance ministers and central bankers in Buenos Aires took place as the United States and China are engaged in a full-blown trade war with both nations imposing tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's goods. On Friday, President Donald Trump renewed his threat to ultimately slap tariffs on a total of $500 billion of imports...

  • Studios on Sunday estimate that the R-rated Denzel Washington joint grossed $35.8 million from North American theaters over the weekend. Second place went to Universal Pictures' "Mamma Mia 2," which took in $34.4 million, a sum that was driven by an audience that was 83 percent female and 64 percent over the age of 25. The film brought back much of the original cast,...

  • SAO PAULO, July 22- European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici said on Sunday that differences of position on trade tensions remained after talks among G20 finance ministers in Argentina but the meeting was not tense. Moscovici said that global trade tensions were high and threatened to escalate further, placing the...

  • LOS ANGELES, July 22- In a twist ending straight out of a movie, "The Equalizer 2" shot past "Mamma Mia! "Equalizer 2," the first sequel of Denzel Washington's nearly four-decade long career, launched ahead of its predecessor. 2014' s "The Equalizer" opened with $35 million and went on to generate $192 million worldwide, including $101 million domestically.

  • MOSCOVICI SAYS THAT EU WILL NATURALLY RESPOND TO ALL ACTIONS OF A PROTECTIONSIT NATURE IN FULL RESPECT OF WTO RULES.