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U.S. lawmaker calls for Facebook to pause cryptocurrency project

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A leading U.S. House lawmaker on Tuesday called on Facebook Inc to halt development on its new cryptocurrency and for company...

Airbus seeks new partners to expand in U.S. space market

PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus' defense division is looking for new partners to expand its presence in the growing U.S. space market, and could potentially...

Fed sees case building for interest rate cuts this year

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled interest rate cuts beginning as early as July, saying it is ready to battle...

Trump blasts comments by ECB’s Draghi, cites unfair competition

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump criticized European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's comments earlier on Tuesday that further monetary policy changes may...

Bah humbug! Trump’s plan for more China tariffs to hit festive…

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - This year's holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion...

U.S. firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China...

KPMG fined $50 million for using stolen data, exam fraud: U.S....

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - KPMG LLP has agreed to pay a $50 million fine over allegations former staffers used stolen information to alter some of...

Lockheed: No concern that Raytheon-UTC merger will affect F-35 program

LE BOURGET, France (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin F-35 program manager Greg Ulmer said on Monday he had "no concern" that the proposed...

Wife of former Nissan boss Ghosn urges Trump to help her...

LONDON (Reuters) - The wife of former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn urged U.S. President Donald Trump to raise her husband's case...

Fed likely to resist pressure to cut U.S. rates this week

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve, facing fresh demands by President Donald Trump to cut interest rates, is expected to leave borrowing...