Dissent among Dems postpones action on anti-Semitism measure

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Wednesday postponed indefinitely a vote on a resolution condemning anti-Semitism after a contentious meeting in which some new members confronted leaders over their push to rebuke Rep....

As the final season of 'Game of Thrones' begins, here's what the brands are...

HBO just dropped the first episode of the eighth and final season of "Game of Thrones" and with it comes a host of brand promotions. From branded makeup to sneakers, fans can grab...

Retailers are worried about the trade war, Hong Kong executive says

Retailers are apprehensive about the U.S.-China trade war, an executive at a Hong Kong cosmetics chain said Thursday, calling the conflict the biggest risk to his company's business. Guy Look, chief financial officer and...

Democrats clash in 2020's opening debate, aiming at Trump

MIAMI (AP) — Democrats face off in a prime-time fight Wednesday night in the first debate of the 2020 presidential campaign, the unofficial starting line for the party's quest to wrest the White...

Feds allocate $10M to combat violence in rural Alaska

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr declared a law enforcement emergency in Alaska on Friday, clearing the way for the Justice Department to award more than $10 million to combat crime in...

Wall Street ekes out gains as investors shrug off Fed minutes

Technology stocks led Wall Street slightly higher on Wednesday, as US inflation data...

Saudi journalist was killed in consulate, say Turkish sources

Ankara: Turkish authorities believe Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside his country’s consulate in Istanbul last week, Turkish sources said, in what they described as the deliberate targeting of a prominent critic...

This investor is betting on Southeast Asia over China. Here's why

As Beijing continues to battle headwinds from the ongoing trade war, one investor is placing a bigger bet on Southeast Asia than China.From a market perspective, Southeast Asia is proving to be "quite...

Gunman opens fire at New Zealand mosque, several casualties

WELLINGTON: Armed police in New Zealand swarmed central Christchurch Friday amid a shooting at a mosque in the South Island city. "A serious and evolving situation is occurring in Christchurch with an active...

View: Ensuring payments and price transparency

The importance of the flow of capital into the power and housing sectors in India cannot be overemphasised. Recent developments in both sectors once again bring to the fore the critical issues of...