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 »

‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett charged with faking racist attack

(Reuters) – Actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Wednesday with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten on the streets of Chicago by two masked... Read more »

‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett charged with faking racist attack

(Reuters) – Actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Wednesday with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten on the streets of Chicago by two masked... Read more »

Samsung announces folding phone with 5G at nearly $2,000

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday unveiled a nearly $2,000 folding smartphone in a bid to top the technology of Apple Inc and Chinese rivals... 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 »

U.S. high court buttresses constitutional ban on ‘excessive fines’

FILE PHOTO: People gather on the plaza in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, U.S., March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ruling for the first... 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 »