Oil price spike clouds U.S. corporate profit outlook, puts investors on edge

By David Randall NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors are worrying that rising energy costs due to…

Facebook and eBay pledge to better tackle fake reviews

LONDON (Reuters) – Facebook and eBay have promised to better identify, probe and respond to fake…

UK PM Johnson condemns Iranian attack on military bases in Iraq

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemned on Wednesday the attack by Iran on…

U.S. private payrolls post largest gain in eight months

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. private payrolls increased by the most in eight months in December, pointing…

Netanyahu says anyone attacking Israel will be dealt ‘strongest blow’

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday, after an Iranian missile strike on…

UK PM Johnson calls suggestions he is soft on Trump ‘absolute fiction’

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shrugged off suggestions on Wednesday that he would…

Iraqi leader faces tricky balancing act as main allies confront one another

By Ahmed Aboulenein BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday urged Washington…

Japanese billionaire Maezawa in $9 million ‘social experiment’ giveaway

By Sam Nussey TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa is giving away $9 million…

ViacomCBS, Comcast renew content carriage deal for some CBS channels

(Reuters) – ViacomCBS Inc and Comcast Corp renewed their content carriage deal on Wednesday, which would…

Algeria names panel to amend constitution as protests persist

ALGIERS (Reuters) – President Abdelmadjid Tebboune formed a panel on Wednesday to amend Algeria’s constitution to…