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At U.N., U.S. accuses Russia of ‘cheating’ on North Korea sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley accused Russia on Monday of “cheating” on U.N. sanctions on North Korea and...

France charges two men over suspected plot to kill Congo Republic opposition figure

LYON, France (Reuters) – French prosecutors have charged two French men over a suspected plot to assassinate an opposition politician from Congo Republic living in...

Venezuela hands China more oil presence, but no mention of new funds

BEIJING/CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela gave China another stake in the OPEC nation’s oil industry and signed several other deals in the energy sector, but Beijing...

France charges two men over suspected plot to kill Congo Republic opposition leader

LYON, France (Reuters) – French prosecutors have charged two French men over a suspected plot to assassinate an opposition politician from Congo Republic living in...

China makes no mention of new funds for Venezuela in Maduro visit

BEIJING/CARACAS (Reuters) – China made no mention of new funds for Venezuela’s struggling government on Friday after President Nicolas Maduro visited his key...

Venezuela’s Maduro travels to China in search of fresh funds

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is traveling to China to discuss economic agreements, as the crisis-struck OPEC nation seeks to convince...

Oil Rises More Than 2 Percent As Us Sanctions On Iran Squeeze Supply

NEW YORK – Oil prices rose more than 2 percent on Tuesday as U.S. sanctions squeezed Iranian crude exports, tightening global supply despite efforts by Washington...

Shares Gain With Us Lifted By Tech And Energy Trade Woes Hurt Emerging Markets

NEW YORK – A broad index of world stock markets posted gains for a second straight day, as investors swooned over U.S. technology and energy stocks even as a trade...

Us-china Trade Dispute Weighs On Equity Markets

NEW YORK – A broad index of world stock markets edged lower on Tuesday as it struggled to maintain momentum amid lingering concerns over a trade dispute between...

World Stocks Hit By Trade Strain Brexit Talk Supports Sterling

LONDON – World stocks slipped back towards three-week lows on Tuesday, on ongoing concerns over the trade dispute between Washington and Beijing, while the pound...