Oil prices fall as U.S. crude output hits record 12 million bpd

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Friday after the United States reported its crude output hit a record 12 million barrels per day (bpd), undermining efforts by Middle... Read more »

Lyft to woo investors with fast U.S. growth in IPO race with Uber

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Lyft Inc will pitch investors on its fast growth in the United States as it seeks to beat out Uber Technologies Inc to become... Read more »

Wire fox terrier wins top prize at Westminster dog show in New York

A dog gets ready to compete in the Sporting group at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City, New York, U.S., February 12, 2019. REUTERS/Eduardo... Read more »

Dachshund, schipperke among breeds to advance to final at Westminster Dog Show

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A longhaired dachshund, a Havanese, a schipperke and a bouvier des Flandres triumphed at Monday’s group competitions at the 143nd annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in the lead-up... Read more »

Thousands of dogs vie for Best in Show at New York’s Westminster contest

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show opens in New York on Monday, with nearly 3,000 competitors vying for an array of trophies, including Best... Read more »

Sanctions, OPEC cuts push Asia’s sour crude oil prices above Brent

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Middle East oil benchmarks Dubai and DME Oman have nudged above prices for Brent crude, an unusual move as U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran along... Read more »

Oil prices fall as U.S. rig count rise, trade concerns

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices fell by around 1 percent on Monday as drilling activity in the United States, the world’s largest oil producer, picked up and financial markets... Read more »

U.S. Border Patrol overwhelmed by large groups of migrant families

(Reuters) – U.S. Border Patrol said on Friday its resources were being stretched thin by larger and larger groups of Central American families left by smugglers in remote locations... Read more »

‘The Favourite’ rules BAFTAs with most wins, ‘Roma’ takes top prize

LONDON (Reuters) – Costume romp “The Favourite” was the biggest winner at the BAFTAs on Sunday, taking seven awards, but Netflix black and white film “Roma” picked up the... Read more »

U.S. Steel wins tax breaks from one of America’s poorest cities

GARY, Indiana (Reuters) – United States Steel Corporation founded Gary, Indiana in 1906 – naming it after co-founder Elbert Henry Gary – and the city’s fortunes have been closely... Read more »