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 »

Catalan protesters burn tires, clash with police over separatist trial

BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) – Riot police briefly clashed with pro-independence Catalan protesters in Barcelona on Thursday while other activists burned tires and blocked highways across northeast Spain as part... Read more »

Nike stumbles into social media storm after basketball star’s shoe splits

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Nike Inc sneaker worn by a college basketball superstar split in half less than a minute into a highly anticipated game between Duke University... Read more »

Cycling: Copenhagen to host 2021 Tour de France depart

(Reuters) – Copenhagen will host the opening three stages of the 2021 Tour de France making it the most northerly Grand Depart in the race’s history, organizers confirmed on... Read more »

UPDATE 1-Energy Transfer expands Bakken oil pipeline capacity to 570,000 bpd

(Adds flow rates, details on Permian projects) By Devika Krishna Kumar NEW YORK, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Energy Transfer LP said on Thursday it boosted capacity on the Dakota... Read more »

Danske bolsters board as U.S. expands money laundering investigation

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – The money laundering scandal at Danske Bank deepened on Thursday when the Danish lender said it had received an inquiry from the U.S. Securities and Exchange... Read more »

France’s Macron says anti-Zionism is a form of anti-Semitism

PARIS (Reuters) – France will adopt an international definition of anti-Semitism and look on anti-Zionism as one form of the hate crime, President Emmanuel Macron said. Speaking at a... Read more »

Golf: McIlroy to skip Irish Open to focus on Open Championship

FILE PHOTO: February 17, 2019; Pacific Palisades, CA, USA; Rory McIlroy hits from the twelfth hole tee box during the final round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at... Read more »

Gucci puts on masquerade catwalk as Milan Fashion Week opens

MILAN (Reuters) – Masks of all shades, shapes and sizes took over the Gucci catwalk on Wednesday as the Italian luxury label kicked off Milan’s leg of the Autumn/Winter... Read more »