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Burglars nab jewelry worth $64 million from British celeb Tamara Ecclestone

FILE PHOTO: Tamara Ecclestone arrives at Southwark Crown Court in London February 18, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth LONDON (Reuters) – Tamara Ecclestone, the daughter of former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone, …

Chinese Premier says Hong Kong not yet out of protest ‘dilemma’

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam in Beijing on Monday, saying the Asian financial hub was not yet out of the …

Cineworld tops North American box office with Cineplex deal

(Reuters) – Cineworld (CINE.L) will buy Canada’s Cineplex (CGX.TO) for $1.65 billion in cash, making the British firm the biggest cinema operator in North America as it looks to tackle …

Senate’s Schumer wants Mulvaney, Bolton, others to testify in impeachment trial

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) holds a press conference to address the Department Of Justice Inspector General’s report concerning the origins and handling of the 2016 …

Box Office: ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Levels Up With $60 Million Debut, ‘Richard Jewell’ Stumbles

(This Dec. 15 story corrects headline to give full name of new Jumanji movie) FILE PHOTO: Cast member Dwayne Johnson poses at the premiere for the film “Jumanji: The Next …

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Cineworld tops North American box office with Cineplex deal

(Reuters) – Cineworld (CINE.L) will buy Canada’s Cineplex (CGX.TO) for $1.65 billion in cash, making the British firm the biggest cinema operator in North America as it looks to tackle …

China’s November industrial output, retail sales beat expectations

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s industrial output and retail sales growth accelerated more than expected in November, suggesting resilience in the economy as Beijing seeks to prop up domestic demand amid …

Electrolux to incur $70 million charge for U.S. overhaul

FILE PHOTO: Interiors of Electrolux R&D facility are pictured at their plant in Pordenone, Italy, March 27, 2019. REUTERS/ Giulio Piovaccari/File Photo (Reuters) – Swedish appliance maker Electrolux AB (ELUXb.ST) …

Villains or visionaries? Hedge funds short companies they say ‘greenwash’

LONDON (Reuters) – Tens of trillions of global investment dollars are pouring into companies touting robust environmental, social and governance credentials. Now short-sellers spy an opportunity. FILE PHOTO: Carson Block, …

Mexico objects to labor enforcement provision in North American trade deal

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s deputy foreign minister, Jesus Seade, said on Saturday he sent a letter to the top U.S. trade official expressing surprise and concern over a labor …

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Senate’s Schumer wants Mulvaney, Bolton, others to testify in impeachment trial

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) holds a press conference to address the Department Of Justice Inspector General’s report concerning the origins and handling of the 2016 …

Schumer seeks testimony from Mulvaney, Bolton in expected Senate trial of Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The senior U.S. Senate Democrat called on Sunday for the Republican-led chamber to demand testimony from four current and former White House aides in a trial expected …

Top Democrats make case for Republicans to endorse Trump impeachment

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives made a last-minute pitch to Republicans on Sunday for why they should put partisanship aside and vote to impeach …

Texas a linchpin in Biden’s Super Tuesday strategy

(Reuters) – With the first Democratic nominating contests less than two months away, former Vice President Joe Biden is already looking beyond to Super Tuesday in March, when some of …

Democrat lawmaker opposed to impeachment will switch parties: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Democratic U.S. lawmaker who opposed his party’s moves to impeach President Donald Trump told staff on Saturday he will become a Republican as soon as next …

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Telenor says Huawei will still play role in 5G rollout

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Telenor (TEL.OL) reiterated on Sunday Huawei would be involved in building Norway’s 5G network along with Ericsson (ERICb.ST), one of several companies to continue working with the …

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Researchers criticize AI software that predicts emotions

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A prominent group of researchers alarmed by the harmful social effects of artificial intelligence called Thursday for a ban on automated analysis of facial expressions in …