Controversial Mexican oil union boss resigns amid graft charges

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The longtime head of Mexico’s powerful oil workers union, Carlos Romero Deschamps resigned on Wednesday, a day after the president hinted he should step down... Read more »

‘Panama Papers’ law firm sues Netflix over film based on scandal

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) – Mossack Fonseca, a Panamanian law firm at the center of the “Panama Papers” scandal, has filed a lawsuit against Netflix, accusing the video streaming heavyweight... Read more »

Trump: meeting between Attorney General Barr and Italy’s Conte was appropriate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday said it was appropriate for U.S. Attorney General William Barr to meet with Italy’s prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, as part of... Read more »

Corporate lawyer faces sentencing in U.S. college admissions scandal

BOSTON (Reuters) – The former co-chairman of the New York corporate law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher will be sentenced on Thursday for his role in what prosecutors say... Read more »

Banks win dismissal of U.S. lawsuit alleging rigged Mexico bond sales

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Monday dismissed a proposed class action lawsuit against several large banks for allegedly rigging the market for Mexican government bonds, according to a... Read more »

U.S. expects about $30 million in Ukraine military aid may be delayed: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration expects that perhaps only $30 million of this year’s $250 million in military aid to Ukraine will not be put in the spending... Read more »

Firm advertised huge returns. It won an award in Monaco. The SEC calls it a fraud

(Reuters) – Mediatrix Capital said its clients went five years without a single monthly loss. It said it won an award as top global asset manager for its returns... 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 »

UAW workers head for picket lines in first national strike against GM since 2007

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers (UAW) went on strike at General Motors just after midnight Sunday and about 48,000 hourly workers at its facilities are headed for... Read more »

After GM talks hit impasse, UAW workers to strike as of Sunday night

DETROIT (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight... Read more »