Corrie Mckeague: 'Nothing found' in airman landfill search

Police have revealed an airman who disappeared 10 months ago was “known to sleep in rubbish on a night out”. view full post »


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Freeport Indonesia mine workers extend strike for fourth month

JAKARTA/TORONTO (Reuters) – An estimated 5,000 workers at the giant Grasberg copper mine operated by Freeport-McMoRan Inc’s Indonesian unit will extend their strike for a fourth month, a union official said on Friday, in an ongoing dispute over layoffs and … Continue reading


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After false dawn, Big Oil to double down on cost cuts

LONDON (Reuters) – After a brief respite at the start of the year, the world’s top oil and gas companies are set to double down on cost cutting as a recovery in crude prices after a three-year slump falters. view … Continue reading


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Barry Bennell sex abuse trial set for January

Ex-football coach Barry Bennell will stand trial over alleged child sex offences in January next year. view full post »


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Bank of America picks Dublin as EU base after Brexit

LONDON/DUBLIN (Reuters) – Bank of America on Friday became the first Wall Street lender to pick Dublin as its new base for its European Union operations as Britain prepares to leave the bloc. view full post »


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Honeywell beats profit estimates, raises full-year forecasts

(Reuters) – Honeywell International Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as sales in its aerospace unit and the business that caters to the energy industry were not as bad as it had feared. view full post »


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East Jerusalem: Clashes erupt amid holy site tensions

Israeli forces and Palestinians have clashed in East Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank amid friction over a Jerusalem holy site. view full post »


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Baroness Hale: The Supreme Court trailblazer

Forthright in her views and a champion of diversity, Baroness Hale is a trailblazer whose life has been full of firsts. view full post »


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Ilie Nastase: Romania's Fed Cup captain banned by ITF after Fed Cup row

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Wall St. set to open lower on tepid earnings

(Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes looked set to open slightly lower on Friday, as investors took cues from earnings reports of industrial heavyweights General Electric and Honeywell. view full post »


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GlaxoSmithKline’s new CEO prepares to trim drug pipeline

LONDON (Reuters) – GlaxoSmithKline’s new chief executive, who has already made her mark with plans to divest some nutritional products, will turn next week to the main business of focusing the company’s pipeline of new drugs. view full post »


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GE profit falls 59 percent; cash flow up in quarter

(Reuters) – General Electric Co’s profit fell nearly 60 percent in the second quarter, largely due to the sale of its appliances business, but cash flow rose, sales topped expectations and its shares were slightly lower. view full post »


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Baroness Hale appointed as UK's first female top judge

Baroness Hale is to become the first female president of the UK’s Supreme Court, Downing Street has said. view full post »


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German automakers may have colluded over diesel emissions treatment systems: Spiegel

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s carmakers VW , BMW , Audi, Porsche may have colluded to fix the prices of diesel emissions treatment systems using industry committees, German magazine Der Spiegel reported on Friday. view full post »


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YouTube to redirect searches for IS videos

YouTube says it will redirect people searching for “violent extremist propaganda” and offer them videos that denounce terrorism. view full post »


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