FILE PHOTO: Executive producer and talent Luke Perry participates in the UP “Welcome Home” panel during the cable portion of the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, California July 30, 2015. REUTERS/David McNew/File Photo LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Former “Beverly Hills, 90210” star Luke Perry is in the hospital under observation, his
(Reuters) – Nick Kyrgios said he would not listen to criticism from Rafa Nadal, who accused the Australian of lacking respect “for the public, the opponent and toward himself” following their match at the Acapulco International on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – First Round – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, January 15, 2019.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Tesla Inc said on Thursday it would offer a $35,000 version of its Model 3 sedan with a delivery time of two to four weeks, while closing many of its retail stores worldwide, steps designed to increase demand and cut overhead costs for the electric vehicle maker. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen returned to Capitol Hill on Thursday to speak behind closed doors with a congressional panel investigating Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election, capping a week of testimony in which he leveled new allegations of wrongdoing at his former boss. Cohen did not respond to
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Huawei Technologies ran a full page ad in major U.S. newspapers on Thursday urging readers not to believe “everything you hear,” about the Chinese tech firm, as it defends itself against government accusations its equipment can be used to spy. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Huawei is seen at the Mobile World
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s attorney-general said on Thursday he intends to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, a decision coming just six weeks before a closely contested national election. FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a statement to the media in Tel Aviv, Israel February 21, 2019 REUTERS/ Ammar Awad/File Photo
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a second bill in as many days to toughen background checks for gun purchases, but both bills were likely to face opposition from the Republican-controlled Senate and the White House. FILE PHOTO: Guns for sale are seen inside of Dick’s Sporting Goods store in
LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union in less than a month, yet there is still no ratified divorce deal so it faces three main options – swing behind Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal, leave without a deal in late June or throw the question back to the people.
BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The big upset at the 2019 Oscars by “Green Book” was a victory for its Chinese investor Alibaba Pictures, but there is no guarantee the best-picture winner will be a hit when it opens this week in China where viewers prefer blockbusters. FILE PHOTO: 91st Academy Awards – Oscars Show – Hollywood,
Jon Gruden was the first coach to the podium at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday, and the Oakland Raiders head coach shared lasting impressions of the top quarterbacks in the upcoming draft. Feb 28, 2019; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden speaks to the media during the 2019 NFL Combine at
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities have ordered the release of nearly 100 whales held captive in cages in Russia’s Far East in a case that has drawn the ire of President Vladimir Putin, the public and international film stars, TASS news agency said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Beluga whales swim in front of a crowd
FILE PHOTO: The first two satellites of Europe’s Galileo navigation system are launched aboard a Russian Soyuz VS01 rocket at the Guiana Space Center in Sinnamary, French Guiana, October 21, 2011. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo BERLIN (Reuters) – Europe needs its own technology to guard against a growing threat to its satellites from space junk ranging
PARIS (Reuters) – A planned revision to international tax rules for the digital era could be drawn up within 2019 after the United States and Ireland indicated that they wanted a deal, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday. French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire arrives for the 34th annual dinner of the
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said this week he was “very close” to deciding whether to make a 2020 White House bid and will run only if he thinks he can win the Democratic Party’s nomination. FILE PHOTO: Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden reacts during the annual Munich Security Conference
(Reuters) – J. C. Penney Co Inc on Thursday reported quarterly results that topped estimates as the struggling retailer sold more jewelry and women’s, men’s and children’s apparel during the key holiday shopping season. FILE PHOTO: A shopper leaves the J.C. Penney department store in North Riverside, Illinois, U.S., November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski/File Photo
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido met with European Union ambassadors to Brazil on Thursday ahead of a meeting with Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro in an effort to drum up international pressure on President Nicolas Maduro to step down. Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido waves as he arrives at the European Union headquarters