Democrats seize House control in U.S. election
Democrats rode a wave of dissatisfaction with President Donald Trump to win control of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, giving them the opportunity to block Trump's agenda and open his administration to intense scrutiny. Andy Sullivan has the story.
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Companies have begun triggering plans to keep operating if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement, a "no deal" scenario the Bank of England said could plunge the economy into a crisis not seen since the 1970s. As David Pollard report
Former Cuyahoga County Court judge Lance Mason who was forced from the bench and served prison time for beating his wife four years ago has been arrested in her stabbing death.
Italian government bond yields jumped to one-month highs on Tuesday as concerns about the Italian budget standoff grew. As Sonia Legg reports, Italians are also awaiting a reaction by the EU Commission on the country's budget plan with some trepidati
France moved on Tuesday to oust Carlos Ghosn from the helm of Renault a day after his arrest in Japan on financial misconduct allegations, but sought to defend the carmaker's alliance with Nissan, which has been rocked by the scandal.
With the CIA saying evidence suggests Saudi's crown prince had a hand in the killing of a dissident journalist, President Donald Trump is facing growing pressure to denounce him ahead of an administration report due out Tuesday that could clarify whe
British low-cost airline easyJet said Brexit was not affecting bookings for next summer, while the company's CEO said he was confident that the carrier was well-prepared for either a deal or a no-deal scenario.
Home-renting company Airbnb said it would remove listings in Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, a move Israel called a "wretched capitulation" to boycotters and Palestinians hailed as a step towards peace. Mia Womersley reports
Amid international uproar over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, some members of Saudi Arabia's ruling family are agitating to prevent Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman from becoming king. Reporting by Reuters correspondents.
A U.S. judge temporarily blocked an order by President Donald Trump that barred asylum for immigrants who enter the country illegally from Mexico, the latest courtroom defeat for Trump on immigration policy.
A gunman at a Chicago hospital killed a police officer and two others before dying in the shooting, which sent doctors and patients streaming out of the facility.
Rain is on way in northern California. While that may help clear the air, the rain also raises the risks of dangerous mudslides and could hamper efforts to find the remains of nearly 1,000 people still missing. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.
Thirty-three-year-old Christopher Watts was sentenced to life without parole on Monday for strangling his pregnant wife, smothering their two young daughters and dumping their bodies in an oil field so he could pursue a romantic affair. Colette Luke has more.
The average shopper will spend over $1000 this holiday season, a total of possibly $721 billion, according to the National Retail Federation, and U.S. retailers are getting ready to accommodate that.
Civil rights groups in California on Monday urged a U.S. judge to temporarily halt an order by President Donald Trump that bars asylum for migrants who illegally cross the border with Mexico.
British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday that toppling her would risk delaying Brexit and she would not let talk of a leadership challenge distract her from a critical week of negotiations with Brussels.
Renault-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn has been arrested by Japanese authorities over alleged spending irregularities, while the Japanese auto giant says it is already moving to terminate his contract.
Former Danske manager Howard Wilkinson makes his first public appearance since he was identified as the whistleblower who helped reveal a 200 billion euro money laundering scandal at the bank's Estonian branch.
Eastern Europe's chronic labour shortage is feeding into corporate takeover activity, with some companies making acquisitions to snap up skilled workers or obtain expertise needed to expand their businesses. Sonia Legg reports
The discovery of gold on the outskirts of Malawi's capital has sent would-be prospectors rushing to the area before the government introduces new regulations.
Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday it was halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and their Yemeni allies, responding to a demand from the United Nations.
British Prime Minister Theresa May told a CBI meeting on Monday that she'd stick to her draft EU divorce deal, as dissenting lawmakers in her own party tried to trigger a leadership challenge.