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Exclusive: Jeff Bezos plans to charge at least $200,000 for space rides - sources

By Eric M. Johnson SEATTLE (Reuters) - Jeff Bezos' rocket company plans to charge passengers about $200,000 to $300,000 for its first trips into space next year, two people familiar with its plans told Reuters...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 3:01pm

Kremlin hopes Helsinki summit may pave way for Trump Moscow visit

By Denis Pinchuk and Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin hopes next week's U.S.-Russia summit in Helsinki may pave the way for U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Moscow and for President Vladimir Putin to make an official visit to Washington, it...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 3:00pm

S&P hits five-month high as industrials, energy boost; banks weigh

By Amy Caren Daniel (Reuters) - The benchmark S&P 500 hit a more than five-month high on Friday as gains in industrials and energy companies offset a drop in financials after a mixed bag of quarterly results from three big Wall Street...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 2:59pm

Trump's portrayal of NATO in crisis carries risks for alliance

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Donald Trump's portrayal of NATO as an alliance in crisis has raised concern that the U.S. president's nagging criticism might erode U.S. public support and risk America's commitment to collective defense, diplomats said...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:02pm

Trump to talk to Russia's Putin about substantially reducing nuclear weapons

By Jeff Mason and William James CHEQUERS, England (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he would discuss substantial reductions to nuclear weapons when he meets...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:01pm

Trade policy uncertainty could bolster U.S. defensive stock sectors

By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the United States ramps up import tariffs and long-date U.S Treasury debt yields remain low, stocks in so-called defensive sectors may have room to run higher in price, even though expectations for the currently...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:50pm

New indictments expected in Mueller special counsel probe: CNN

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prosecutors for U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller visited a federal magistrate in Washington on Friday to return a grand jury indictment, CNN reported, citing an itinerary posted outside the courtroom...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:50pm

Trade data lifts U.S. dollar; stocks flat on mixed earnings

By Hilary Russ NEW YORK (Reuters) - The safe-haven U.S. dollar touched to a two-week high on Friday after data showed a record Chinese trade surplus, while Wall Street stocks were little changed on mixed bank earnings and gains in industrials....

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:50pm

China's trade surplus with U.S. hits record as exporters rush to beat tariffs

By Yawen Chen and Elias Glenn BEIJING (Reuters) - China's trade surplus with the United States swelled to a record in June as its overall exports grew at a solid pace,...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:50pm

Chinese imports to U.S. ports start peaking early amid tariff threat

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Chinese imports to U.S. ports rose more than expected in June, suggesting that some retailers moved up orders to insulate themselves from an intensifying trade war that threatens to send up costs on a growing number...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:19am

Justice Department to appeal approval of AT&T acquisition of Time Warner

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it would appeal a federal judge's approval of AT&T Inc's <T.N> $85.4...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 9:35am

U.S. accuses North Korea of U.N. sanctions breach, demands end to fuel sales

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States accused North Korea on Thursday of breaching a U.N. sanctions cap on refined petroleum by making illicit transfers between ships at sea, according to a document seen by Reuters, and demanded an...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 7:11am

Silicon Valley employees flex newfound political muscles

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Employees at several of the world’s biggest technology companies have been exercising newfound political power where they work, pushing their bosses on business ethics with help from established and fledgling...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 6:30am

U.S. judge asked to create mental health fund for migrant children

By Tom Hals and Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - A civil rights group asked a federal judge on Thursday to order the U.S. government to provide mental health counseling for the around 2,000 immigrant children separated from their parents by officials...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:11pm

Top Twitter users lose 2 percent of followers on average as policy changes

By Paresh Dave SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A Twitter Inc <TWTR.N> policy change on Thursday to increase the service's credibility cost its 100 most popular users about 2 percent of their followers, on average, according to social media data firm Keyhole...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:56pm

Jury orders J&J to pay $4.7 billion in Missouri asbestos cancer case

By Tina Bellon (Reuters) - A Missouri jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson <JNJ.N> to pay a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and caused them to develop...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:56pm

Stormy Daniels arrested in Ohio strip club, but charges dismissed

By Brendan O'Brien and Bernie Woodall (Reuters) - Stormy...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:56pm

Exclusive: Mexico opposes U.S. plan to make it take asylum seekers - document, source

By Gabriel Stargardter MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico is opposed to a U.S. request to make people seeking asylum in the United States apply in Mexico instead, according to a source and a briefing note, in a setback to U.S. efforts to deepen cooperation on...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 8:26pm