Dutch lawyer defending witness in drug killings case shot dead

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A Dutch lawyer in a high-profile case against a group of men charged with a series of drug-related killings was shot dead in Amsterdam on Wednesday... Read more »

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 »

Window closing fast for WeWork parent to launch IPO this year

NEW YORK (Reuters) – WeWork owner The We Company faces strong headwinds in achieving its goal of launching an initial public offering (IPO) by the end of the year... Read more »

San Jose moves to ban natural gas in new residential buildings

(Reuters) – San Jose, the 10th most populous U.S. city and political center of Silicon Valley, on Tuesday moved to ban natural gas in most new residential buildings beginning... Read more »

South Korea politicians in close-shave protest over law minister

SEOUL (Reuters) – The deputy speaker of South Korea’s parliament joined a growing band of politicians on Wednesday who have shaved their heads in a protest against a new... Read more »

Trump lists familiar White House faces as possible Bolton successors

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday listed five possible replacements for recently fired national security adviser John Bolton, most of whom are already... Read more »

New esports network VENN aims to bring ‘gaming as a lens into pop culture’

(Reuters) – A new, 24/7 esports gaming network called VENN that aims to blend pop culture and gaming was announced on Tuesday, after generating $17 million in seed round... Read more »

Guggenheim’s Minerd says aggressive Fed moves can delay recession, but not avoid it

FILE PHOTO: Scott Minerd, Chairman of Guggenheim Investments and Global Chief Investment Officer, speaks during the Reuters Global Investment 2019 Outlook Summit, in New York, U.S., November 12, 2018.... Read more »

Oil steps back on Saudi supply reassurance, focus shifts to Fed

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia said full oil production would be restored by month’s end while caution ahead of an expected U.S. interest... Read more »

Oil steps back on Saudi supply reassurance, focus shifts to Fed

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia said full oil production would be restored by month’s end while caution ahead of an expected U.S. interest... Read more »