Instant view: Fed holds interest rates steady, sets up for cuts

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday but signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a percentage point over the... Read more »

Governor wants Pennsylvania to join greenhouse gas reduction program

(Reuters) – Democratic Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf asked Republican lawmakers on Tuesday to authorize the state to join a program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in several Northeastern U.S.... Read more »

Governor wants Pennsylvania to join greenhouse gas reduction program

(Reuters) – Democratic Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf asked Republican lawmakers on Tuesday to authorize the state to join a program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in several Northeastern U.S.... Read more »

U.S. Navy says mine fragments suggest Iran behind Gulf tanker attack

FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates (Reuters) – The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine... Read more »

Joe Biden under fire from rivals for remarks about civility with segregationists

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former Vice President Joe Biden came under sharp criticism from some of his Democratic presidential rivals on Wednesday for remarks he made this week about his... Read more »

Spaniard Feliciano Lopez denies match-fixing allegations

Tennis – ATP 500 – Fever-Tree Championships – The Queen’s Club, London, Britain – June 19, 2019 Spain’s Feliciano Lopez in action during his first round match against Hungary’s... Read more »

HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ gets mixed reviews from disaster’s survivors

CHERNOBYL, Ukraine (Reuters) – Critics and viewers on both sides of the Atlantic have lined up to acclaim ‘Chernobyl’, a dramatization of events surrounding the world’s worst nuclear accident... Read more »

Column: U.S. legislation will help retirement security, but bigger steps are needed

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Federal policy on retirement security is one chaotic mess right now. FILE PHOTO: A group of elderly people sit in the shade in a park in... Read more »

Senior U.S.-Chinese trade negotiators to confer before Trump-Xi G20 meeting

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – The top U.S. trade negotiator said on Wednesday it is in the interests of China and the United States to have a successful trade pact and... Read more »

Power outage suspends some New York-Philadelphia trains: Amtrak

FDNY officers are seen as train service is suspended at Penn Station in New York City, U.S., June 19, 2019. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – A power outage... Read more »