U.S. Navy says mine fragments suggest Iran behind Gulf tanker attack

FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates (Reuters) – The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine... Read more »

Spaniard Feliciano Lopez denies match-fixing allegations

Tennis – ATP 500 – Fever-Tree Championships – The Queen’s Club, London, Britain – June 19, 2019 Spain’s Feliciano Lopez in action during his first round match against Hungary’s... Read more »

HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ gets mixed reviews from disaster’s survivors

CHERNOBYL, Ukraine (Reuters) – Critics and viewers on both sides of the Atlantic have lined up to acclaim ‘Chernobyl’, a dramatization of events surrounding the world’s worst nuclear accident... Read more »

Former Trump aide Hope Hicks frustrates Democrats with limited testimony

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hope Hicks, once a close aide to U.S. President Donald Trump, drew fire from Democrats on Wednesday for not answering questions during a closed House Judiciary... Read more »

France, Germany to increase efforts to reduce Iran tensions, avert war: ministers

PARIS (Reuters) – France and Germany will increase their efforts to reduce tensions over Iran, but time was running out and the risk of war could not be ruled... Read more »

Trump creates doubt over use of U.S. force to protect Gulf oil

GENEVA/DUBAI (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said he was prepared to take military action to stop Tehran from getting a nuclear bomb but left open whether he would... Read more »

Trump creates doubt over use of U.S. force to protect Gulf oil

GENEVA/DUBAI (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said he was prepared to take military action to stop Tehran from getting a nuclear bomb but left open whether he would... Read more »

After Boeing showstopper, Airbus seeks order bounce

PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus, reeling from the potential loss of a major customer for its best-selling A320neo after British Airways owner IAG placed a lifeline order for Boeing’s grounded... Read more »

Rocket hits site of foreign oil firms in Iraq’s Basra, three hurt

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) – A rocket struck the site of the residential and operations headquarters of several global major oil companies, including U.S. giant ExxonMobil, near Iraq’s southern city... Read more »

METALS-U.S.-China trade hopes lift base metals prices in Shanghai

(Adds quotes, updates prices) By Mai Nguyen SINGAPORE, June 19 (Reuters) – Base metals futures in Shanghai rose on Wednesday as hopes grew for a resolution to the prolonged... Read more »