House Democrats move to block Trump’s emergency declaration on border

FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol is shown after the U.S. government reopened with about 800,000 federal workers returning after a 35-day shutdown in Washington, U.S., January 28, 2019. REUTERS/Joshua... Read more »

U.S. arrests Coast Guard officer who planned mass attack: prosecutors

A cache of guns and ammunition uncovered by U.S. federal investigators in the home of U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant Christopher Paul Hasson in Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S., is shown... Read more »

‘Time of the essence’ say May on latest Brussels shuttle

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May held “constructive” talks in Brussels on Wednesday as she sought concessions on Brexit from a sceptical European Union, her strategy under... Read more »

UBS to appeal after fined 4.5 billion euros in French tax fraud case

PARIS (Reuters) – A French court found Swiss bank UBS AG guilty of illegally soliciting clients and laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, ordering it to pay 4.5 billion... Read more »

Consultant says unaware of fraud in U.S. House race in North Carolina

(Reuters) – A political consultant told North Carolina’s elections board on Wednesday he was not aware an operative working for their Republican candidate had devised an unlawful absentee ballot... Read more »

UBS to appeal after fined 4.5 billion euros in French tax fraud case

PARIS (Reuters) – A French court found Swiss bank UBS AG guilty of illegally soliciting clients and laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, ordering it to pay 4.5 billion... Read more »

Guaido says he’s trying to freeze Venezuelan accounts in Switzerland

(Reuters) – Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido said he spoke to the president of Switzerland on Wednesday to try to freeze banks accounts belonging to the tumultuous South American... Read more »

French court fines UBS 4.5 billion euros in tax fraud case

PARIS (Reuters) – A French court on Wednesday found Swiss bank UBS AG guilty of illegally soliciting clients in France and laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, and ordered... Read more »

Estonian prosecutor looking into alleged Swedbank links to money laundering scandal

TALLINN, Feb 20 (Reuters) – Estonia’s state prosecutor is investigating allegations in a Swedish television report that Swedbank was linked to suspicious transactions with Danske Bank, a spokeswoman for... Read more »

West Virginia teacher strike heads into third day in charter schools fight

(Reuters) – A union for West Virginia teachers carried its strike into a third day on Wednesday, despite a retreat by the state legislature on one of their key... Read more »