Rapper Nipsey Hussle wins two posthumous Grammys, honored in tribute performance

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was slain in March of last year, won two posthumous Grammy Awards on Sunday and was remembered at the Awards with... Read more »

Stocks, oil prices skid as China virus fears drive investors to safe havens

TOKYO (Reuters) – Shares tumbled on Monday as investors grew increasingly anxious about the economic impact of China’s spreading virus outbreak, with demand spiking for safe-haven assets such as... Read more »

U.S. presidential hopefuls Sanders, Biden in tight race in early primary states

FORT DODGE, Iowa (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden appear locked in a tight race for the Democratic presidential nomination, as both campaigned... Read more »

Billie Eilish sweeps Grammy Awards with top four prizes

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Teen sensation Billie Eilish swept the Grammy Awards on Sunday, winning all four top prizes – album, song, record of the year and best new... Read more »

Oil extends declines as fears grow over China virus

TOKYO (Reuters) – Crude prices fell more than 2% to multi-month lows on Monday as the rising number of cases of the new coronavirus in China and city lockdowns... Read more »

Trump wanted aid to Ukraine frozen until it helped on probes of political rivals: New York Times

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump told a then-top aide in August he wanted to freeze security aid to Ukraine until officials there helped with investigations into Democrats,... Read more »

Lizzo takes 3 Grammys as show dedicated to Kobe Bryant

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – R&B singer Lizzo kicked off the Grammy Awards show on Sunday, dedicating the night to basketball star Kobe Bryant, whose death in a helicopter accident... Read more »

Shares, oil slide as China virus fears intensify; yen, Treasuries in demand

TOKYO (Reuters) – Stocks tumbled on Monday as investors grew increasingly anxious about the economic impact of China’s spreading virus outbreak, with demand spiking for safe-haven assets such as... Read more »

Trump told Bolton he wanted to hold Ukraine aid pending help on Biden probe: NYTimes

U.S. President Donald Trump talks to reporters as National Security Advisor John Bolton looks on during a meeting with Slovakia’s Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini in the Oval Office at... Read more »

Lady Gaga, Beyonce win Grammys as Kobe Bryant death clouds show

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Lil Nas X, Lady Gaga and Beyonce took home early Grammys on Sunday as the highest honors in the music industry kicked off under a... Read more »