I deserve more Ballon d’Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – La Liga Santander – Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona – Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain – December 23, 2017 Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo in action... Read more »

Oil plummets 5% as Saudi output seen returning soon after attacks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices dropped nearly 5% on Tuesday after a top Saudi Arabian source told Reuters that production could be fully back on line within weeks,... Read more »

Apple says $14 billion EU tax order ‘defies reality and common sense’

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – The European Union’s order to Apple (AAPL.O) to pay 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in back taxes “defies reality and common sense”, the U.S. firm said... Read more »

U.S. woman crosses Channel four times in record-breaking swim

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. endurance swimmer Sarah Thomas has become the first person to swim across the English Channel four times without stopping, refueling only on a liquid formula... Read more »

RPT-Apple takes fight against 13-billion-euro EU tax order to court

(Repeats SEPT 16 story, no change to text) By Foo Yun Chee LUXEMBOURG, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European Commission... Read more »

UK’s Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – Britain’s Boris Johnson said on Monday that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered nothing to break the impasse during... Read more »

Germany: We’re analysing who is behind Saudi oil attack

BERLIN, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday that Germany was working with its partners to find out who carried out the attacks on Saudi... Read more »

Oil soars after attack on Saudi plants shuts in 5% of global supply

SINGAPORE/SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil prices soared on Monday, with Brent crude posting its biggest intra-day percentage gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after an attack on Saudi Arabian... Read more »

Garcia seals one-shot victory at KLM Open for 16th European Tour win

(Reuters) – Spain’s Sergio Garcia shot a final-round three-under par 69 and finished at 18-under overall to win the 100th edition of the KLM Open in Amsterdam by a... Read more »

Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory

(Reuters) – Britain’s Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on... Read more »