Exclusive: Pentagon to stockpile rare earth magnets for missiles, fighter jets

By Ernest Scheyder (Reuters) – The U.S. military plans to stockpile rare earth magnets used in…

Exclusive: U.S. talks with GM over deploying self-driving cars without steering wheels

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is holding talks…

HSBC, JPMorgan used Bank of England audio-feed now under probe: FT

(Reuters) – HSBC Holdings Plc <HSBA.L> and JPMorgan Chase & Co <JPM.N> accessed the high-speed audio…

U.S. won’t levy threatened tariffs on Brazil steel, Trump told Bolsonaro

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday that U.S. President Donald Trump…

Stocks extend record rally, sterling endures rough week

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – A year-end rally in global equity markets extended gains…

Oil prices down but log third weekly rise on trade hopes

By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Friday, but both benchmarks logged…

Argentina creates external debt unit, economy bill moves to Senate

By Walter Bianchi and Cassandra Garrison BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina appointed a government team to…

Cuban economy still afloat despite U.S. sanctions: official

By Marc Frank and Nelson Acosta HAVANA (Reuters) – The Cuban economy remained barely in the…

Amazon to raise U.S. fulfillment fees 3 percent for merchants next year

By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc plans to raise the fees it charges merchants for…

Credit Suisse under fire as Swiss watchdog steps up snooping scrutiny

By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi ZURICH (Reuters) – Switzerland’s bank watchdog is stepping up an inquiry into…

Dollar records best week in 1-1/2 months on strong data

By Kate Duguid NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar recorded its best week since early November…

Colombia’s central bank holds key lending rate at 4.25%

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s central bank on Friday unanimously held its benchmark interest rate at 4.25%…