Barrick Gold studied offer for Newmont Mining: Bloomberg

FILE PHOTO: An open pit at Barrick Gold Corp’s Veladero gold mine is seen in Argentina’s San Juan province, April 26, 2017. Picture taken April 26, 2017. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci... Read more »

U.S. judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border by... Read more »

Democratic senators urge FTC to act on Facebook ‘friendly fraud’ practices

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Two Democratic U.S. senators called for the Federal Trade Commission to act on a complaint filed by consumer groups against Facebook Inc on Thursday that... Read more »

Jussie Smollett staged Chicago ‘hate crime’ seeking higher pay: police

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Actor Jussie Smollett paid two brothers to stage a racist and homophobic attack on him and pose as supporters of President Donald Trump because he was... 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 »

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 »

North Carolina orders new U.S. House election after ‘tainted’ vote

(Reuters) – North Carolina’s elections board on Thursday ordered a new election for a U.S. House seat after officials said corruption surrounding absentee ballots tainted the results of a... Read more »

Israel set to join elite lunar club with first mission to moon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – Israel’s first spacecraft built to land on the moon was set for launch on Thursday from Florida on a mission that, if successful, would... Read more »

U.S. to leave 200 American peacekeepers in Syria after pullout

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will leave “a small peacekeeping group” of 200 American troops in Syria for a period of time after a U.S. pullout, the White... Read more »

Golf: McIlroy almost aces par-four en route to Mexico Championship lead

Feb 21, 2019; Mexico City, MEX; Rory McIlroy plays his shot from the 12th tee during the first round of the WGC – Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club... Read more »