Asian shares tread water as investors watch trade talks

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Shares in Asia were flat in early trade on Friday following a fall on Wall Street, with a deteriorating global economic outlook outweighing more signs of... Read more »

Asian shares tread water as investors watch trade talks

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Shares in Asia were flat in early trade on Friday following a fall on Wall Street, with a deteriorating global economic outlook outweighing more signs of... Read more »

Nikkei turns up, marks 4th day of gains on U.S.-China trade hopes

* News about trade talks lift futures first – analyst * Santen Pharma jumps on share buyback * Pharmaceutical sector gains attention on individual news * By Ayai Tomisawa... Read more »

Athletics: Free spirit Lyles hip-hopping along medal trail

CLERMONT, Fla. (Reuters) – The rain buffets the training camp tent as Noah Lyles offers up a hip-hop song that has been on his mind. American track and field... Read more »

Trump team to scrap talks with California on auto emissions: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administration’s plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas... Read more »

Trump likely to visit Japan in May, G20 in June

U.S. President Donald Trump listens to a question after signing “Space Policy Directive 4”, the directive to establish a Space Force as the sixth branch of the Armed Forces,... Read more »

From street kids to war romance, Oscar foreign-film slate keeps it real

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – From Lebanese street children to love behind the Iron Curtain and the daily life of a Mexican housekeeper, this year’s Oscar-nominated foreign language films draw... Read more »

U.S.-China trade hopes extend equity surge; central banks supportive

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks hit a four-month high on Wednesday on hopes of progress in trade talks between the United States and China, with a dovish backdrop at... Read more »

U.S.-China trade hopes extend equity surge; central banks supportive

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks hit a four-month high on Wednesday on hopes of progress in trade talks between the United States and China, with a dovish backdrop at... Read more »

Trump ‘in no rush’ on North Korea denuclearization as envoy heads to finalize summit plans

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants North Korea to end its nuclear program, but has no pressing time schedule for this, as he... Read more »