Tag: PXP

  • Polls end in North Carolina in Senate primary testing Trump’s influence

    PHILADELPHIA, May 17 (Reuters) – Polls ended on Tuesday night in North Carolina, where voters were selecting candidates in a critical race for the U.S. Senate, while residents of Pennsylvania still voted in the races for the Senate and the office. governor who feature another test of former President Donald Trump. swing with the Republicans. […]

  • Wall Street ends sharply higher, fueled by Apple

    Walmart slips after cutting profit forecast April retail sales rise in line with estimates S&P 500 +2.02%, Nasdaq +2.76%, Dow Jones +1.34% May 17 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended sharply higher on Tuesday, lifted by Apple, Tesla and other megacap growth stocks after strong retail sales in April eased worries about slowing economic growth. Ten […]

  • Allianz to pay $6 billion in US fraud case, fund manager charged

    NEW YORK/MUNICH, May 17 (Reuters) – Germany’s Allianz SE (ALVG.DE) has agreed to pay more than $6 billion and its U.S. asset management unit will plead guilty to criminal securities fraud following to the collapse of its Structured Alpha funds earlier this year. Covid19 pandemic. Allianz’s settlements with the US Department of Justice and the […]

  • California church shooter upset over Taiwan-China tensions – police

    May 16 (Reuters) – The man accused of killing a doctor and injuring five others in a shooting at a Taiwanese-American church banquet in California methodically planned the attack because he was upset by Sino-Taiwanese tensions, authorities said on Monday. The suspect, David Chou, 68, chained the doors and placed glue in the locks of […]

  • U.S. Supreme Court backs Ted Cruz and drops campaign finance restriction

    WASHINGTON, May 16 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday further undermined campaign finance restrictions, striking down as a free speech violation part of a 2002 bipartisan law challenged by Republican Senator Ted Cruz that federal officials had touted as an anti-corruption safeguard. . The justices, in a 6-3 decision, found that a $250,000 […]

  • JetBlue becomes hostile to Spirit Airlines purchase after rejection

    CHICAGO/WASHINGTON, May 16 (Reuters) – JetBlue Airways Corp (JBLU.O) is not taking no for an answer in its quest to buy rival Spirit Airlines (SAVE.N). The New York-based carrier launched a hostile cash takeover bid for Spirit Airlines on Monday, two weeks after the low-cost carrier rejected an offer from its biggest rival. JetBlue, which […]

  • U.S. Supreme Court to hear SEC bid to avoid challenging domestic judges

    May 16 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Monday to hear the Securities and Exchange Commission’s request to block a constitutional challenge to its domestic court brought by a Texas accountant whom the agency punished after criticizing its audits of listed companies. businesses. The justices took up the SEC’s appeal of a lower […]

  • Golden arches darken in Russia as McDonald’s quits after 30 years

    May 16 (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) became one of the biggest global names to leave Russia on Monday, planning to sell all of its restaurants after operating for more than 30 years in the country following its invasion of Ukraine. The world’s largest burger chain, which owns about 84% of its roughly 850 restaurants […]

  • After a shooting in California, a gunman in a tie kills

    LOS ANGELES, May 15 (Reuters) – A gunman opened fire at a Southern California church during a lunch on Sunday, killing one and injuring five, before worshipers arrested the suspect and tether his legs with an electrical cord, authorities said. . Police responded to the incident which unfolded around 1:30 p.m. local time (2039 GMT) […]

  • Elon Musk says Twitter’s legal team told him he violated an NDA

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends the groundbreaking ceremony for the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory in Shanghai, China January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 14 (Reuters) – Elon Musk tweeted on Saturday that the legal team at Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) accused him of breaching a non-disclosure agreement by […]