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Wakanda free trade forever? Fictional nation removed from U.S. trade list

(Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) said it removed the fictional country of Wakanda from an online list…

Seattle passes campaign finance curbs on ‘foreign-influenced’ firms

SEATTLE (Reuters) – The Seattle City Council voted unanimously on Monday to approve campaign finance legislation banning political donations in…

U.S. Treasury drops China currency manipulator label ahead of trade deal signing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday dropped its designation of China as a currency manipulator days before…

Sony is skipping E3 again in 2020

Last year Sony pulled a no-show at E3, and the company has announced it will sit out the 2020 event…

Ex-Astros manager AJ Hinch apologizes for failing to stop sign-stealing scheme

Former Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch apologized in a statement Monday for failing to do more to stop the sign-stealing…

‘Green is good.’ Is Wall Street’s new motto sustainable?

NEW YORK (Reuters) – If you have gone to Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s internet home page since mid-December, it would…

Barr says DOJ was consulted before Soleimani strike as Trump goes on defensive

Attorney General William Barr on Monday said President Trump had consulted the Department of Justice before ordering an airstrike that…

Fed on hold, but will financial risks matter?

U.S. Federal Reserve officials may be in broad agreement that interest rates are unlikely to change soon, but they differed…

Army Research Lab engineers tough new batteries that won’t explode under fire

Infantry Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, fire an FGM-148 Javelin…

General manager McBride sees positive future for U.S. men’s team

(Reuters) – New general manager Brian McBride envisages a promising future for the U.S. national men’s team as they seek…