Wall Street hits new highs in strongest week since August

By Noel Randewich (Reuters) – Wall Street climbed to record highs on Friday, with major indexes…

Best Buy starts investigation into CEO’s personal conduct

(Reuters) – U.S. consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co <BBY.N> said on Friday its board was…

Netflix opens Paris office, plans new French-language series

By Mathieu Rosemain and Geert De Clercq PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. television streaming company Netflix has…

Oil steadies as Chinese economy offsets trade optimism

By Stephanie Kelly NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices steadied on Friday as sluggish economic growth…

Financial sector should focus on reducing inequality, IMF says, citing risks to world economy

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The world’s financial sector should take rapid steps to address…

U.S. will look at sudden acceleration complaints involving 500,000 Tesla vehicles

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Friday it…

Global shares set fresh records, lifted by U.S. housing data

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Key world equity indexes scaled new highs on Friday…

After India’s Amazon snub, Modi’s party slams Bezos-owned Washington Post

By Sankalp Phartiyal and Aditya Kalra NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling…

Boeing addresses new 737 MAX software issue that could keep plane grounded longer

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co <BA.N> said on Friday it is addressing a…

Dollar gains on U.S. economic optimism

By Karen Brettell NEW YORK (Reuters) – The greenback rose to a one-week high against the…