U.S. stocks struggled to find direction in early afternoon trading on Monday, shortly after the S&P 500 and the Dow hit record intraday highs on President Donald Trump's comments of a "big" infrastructure statement on Tuesday.
More than 120 retired U.S. generals and admirals urged Congress on Monday to fully fund U.S. diplomacy and foreign aid, the same government functions expected to be targeted for cuts in President Donald Trump's first budget proposal.
North Korea has not acknowledged the victim is Kim Jong Nam. But South Korean and U.S. officials believe Kim, who had criticized his family's control of the isolated state, was assassinated by agents of the North: [ Reut.rs Link ]
These documents, found by Reuters on a trip into eastern Mosul after the army recaptured that area, are some of the only first-hand accounts from Islamic State's suicide bombers to have been made public: [ Reut.rs Link ]
“I asked to get married and you did not marry me off. So, by God, I will marry the 72 virgins in paradise.” Read the last letters of suicide bombers found in an abandoned Islamic State training facility in Mosul, Iraq: [ Reut.rs Link ]
UPDATE: The dip in the early figures for the Oscars could break the streak of higher ratings for award shows in 2017, following the Grammys and Golden Globes viewership gains over last year. [ Reut.rs Link ]
It was the first time in living memory that such a major mistake had been made at the Academy Awards, Hollywood's biggest night. It even eclipsed the prior three hours of a show peppered with jokes about U.S. President Donald Trump: [ Reut.rs Link ]
Mexico's economy minister Ildefonso Guajardo warned that his country will break off negotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) if the United States were to propose tariffs on products from Mexico, Bloomberg reported on Monday.
Kane bags a hat trick, Leicester are in the drop zone - Philip O'Connor is #FacebookLive with the Reuters Sports Premier League review. Get involved in the discussion by posting your opinions and questions in the comments.
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co said on Monday its lead experimental drug to treat low blood pressure met the main goal of a late-stage study on patients with distributive shock who had not adequately responded to existing treatments.