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Italy’s PM says Autostrade will not help rebuild Genoa bridge

SALZBURG, Austria (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday Atlantia’s Autostrade per l’Italia unit would not take part in rebuilding...

Flight of India’s Jet Airways loses cabin pressure, causes minor injuries to 30

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – More than two dozen passengers on a flight operated by India’s biggest full-service carrier, Jet Airways, were treated for minor injuries...

Former Malaysian PM charged with money laundering, abuse of power

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian prosecutors charged former Prime Minister Najib Razak with 21 counts of money laundering and four counts of abuse of power on...

Malaysia charges former PM Najib with abuse of power, money laundering

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian prosecutors on Thursday charged former Prime Minister Najib Razak with abuse of power and money laundering over hundreds of...

Strawberries spook Australia into raising jail terms for food tampering

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia on Thursday increased the jail term to 15 years for anyone convicted of contaminating foodstuffs as a scare over needles found in...

Colombia’s coca cultivation hits record in 2017: U.N.

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s acreage of coca, the raw material for cocaine, expanded 17 percent to hit a new record last year, the United Nations said on...

Chinese police arrest man in connection with data theft at hotel operator Huazhu

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese police said on Wednesday they had arrested a 30-year-old man in connection with the theft of client information from Shanghai-based...

Toxic gas leak gives guests breathing problems at Sydney hotel

SYDNEY (Reuters) – At least eight people at a publicly listed hotel in the Australian city of Sydney were hospitalized on Wednesday after breathing toxic gases...

Mexico’s next anti-money laundering czar vows action after ‘shameful’ Odebrecht

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s incoming financial intelligence chief said it was “shameful” how little had been done about bribes that Brazilian...

One killed, 11 injured at Ritz construction accident in Madrid

MADRID (Reuters) – One construction worker was killed and at least 11 injured when scaffolding and wrought iron work collapsed at the luxury Ritz Hotel in Madrid...