Israeli VC Jerusalem Venture Partners raises $220 million for new tech fund

FILE PHOTO: Founder and managing partner of Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) Erel Margalit speaks during an interview with Reuters in Jerusalem January 30, 2012. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/File Photo TEL AVIV... Read more »

Volkswagen boss says U.S. tariffs could cost up to 2.5 billion euros: Financial Times

FILE PHOTO: Herbert Diess, Volkswagen’s new CEO, poses during the Volkswagen Group’s annual general meeting in Berlin, Germany, May 3, 2018. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The biggest threat... Read more »

Volkswagen boss says U.S. tariffs could cost up to 2.5 billion euros: Financial Times

FILE PHOTO: Herbert Diess, Volkswagen’s new CEO, poses during the Volkswagen Group’s annual general meeting in Berlin, Germany, May 3, 2018. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The biggest threat... Read more »

The 1975, DJ Harris triumph at UK BRIT music Awards; Pink honored

LONDON (Reuters) – Pop rock band The 1975 and DJ Calvin Harris were the main winners at the BRIT Awards on Wednesday, each scooping two prizes at Britain’s annual... Read more »

Justice Department preparing to receive Mueller report: CNN

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice may announce as early as next week that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has given the attorney general his report on the... Read more »

Isner powers past Lacko to reach Delray quarters

(Reuters) – Second seed John Isner used his powerful serve to overpower Lukas Lacko 6-4 6-3 and reach the quarter-finals of the Delray Beach Open in Florida on Wednesday.... Read more »

Buffett’s Suncor bet to revive investor interest in Canadian energy

TORONTO (Reuters) – Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s re-investment in Suncor Energy Inc highlights the benefits of being an integrated oil company and could revive investor interest in the languishing Canadian... Read more »

Standard Chartered sets aside $900 million to cover U.S., British fines

(Reuters) – Standard Chartered PLC (StanChart) has set aside $900 million to cover fines resulting from investigations by regulators in Britain and the United States, it said on Thursday,... Read more »

Standard Chartered sets aside $900 million to cover U.S., British fines

(Reuters) – Standard Chartered PLC (StanChart) has set aside $900 million to cover fines resulting from investigations by regulators in Britain and the United States, it said on Thursday,... 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 »