WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chief U.S. negotiator in Iran nuclear talks, Wendy Sherman, will leave the State Department shortly after the June 30 deadline for the talks between Tehran and six major powers to reach agreement, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing the U.S. of "meddling" in international soccer. He says the FIFA corruption investigation is an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from Russia. Millions of dollars from sponsors are at risk. Vladimir Duthiers reports on the criminal allegations.
Swatch Group, the world's largest watchmaker, will launch its own Internet-enabled smart-watch in two countries this summer, Chief Executive Nick Hayek said.
Vorsprung durch Tim Cook? No surprise to biz which claims fruity firm poached its staff Apple has admitted to eyeing up the automotive market, with chief operations man Jeff Williams describing cars as "the ultimate mobile device".…
TALK RADIO NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif will hold talks Saturday in Geneva as efforts intensify to reach a comprehensive nuclear deal. U.S. chief negotiator Wendy Sherman will leave State when negotiations are finished. Show More Summary
The government issued a long-awaited Waters of the United States rule (WOTUS for short). No doubt there will be much gnashing of teeth about the issuance of the rule — a very safe bet since the gnashers of teeth got going long before the rule was actually issued. But one person who should be happy […]
Former Thomas Cook chief executive Harriet Green has agreed to donate a third of her upcoming bonus to charity. ||| London - Former Thomas Cook chief executive Harriet Green has agreed to donate about £3m to charity from a bonus sheShow More Summary
IAG’s Willie Walsh hopes Ryanair won’t scupper his bid to snap up the Irish carrier Aer Lingus. ||| London - Willie Walsh on Wednesday said that he was “hopeful” that rival Ryanair would not scupper his €1.4bn (£993m) bid to snap up the Irish carrier Aer Lingus. Show More Summary
The international community functions best when all its members, Russia included, are working together to achieve good results, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Thursday.
Derby chief executive Sam Rush says sacking Steve McClaren will not affect transfer plans, with Darren Bent set to sign.
Illegal drug production in Afghanistan has increased by a factor of 50 and continues to rise since a US-led operation was launched in the country in 2001, the Russian Federal Drug Control Service (FDCS) chief said Thursday.
Transocean Ltd. today announced that, as mutually agreed with the company, Esa Ikaheimonen is stepping down as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective immediately.
TOULOUSE (Reuters) - Planemaker Airbus hinted at further production increases in its popular A320 series on Thursday, saying market demand would justify a leap to "more than 60 aircraft" a month. Sales chief John Leahy said anticipated...Show More Summary
The trenches around the battle lines between Airbus and Boeing have been dug, well, wider, by the European planemakers’ chief operating officer commercial John Leahy. At a briefing in Toulouse today he said Airbus could match the higher density (read less legroom) being offered by Boeing in jam-them-in-tight versions of their respective airliners, but wouldn’t [...]
An analysis of all 43 chief executives suggests the higher the IQ, the more successful the administration
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter called on Wednesday for an immediate end to island-building by China and other countries near the South China Sea, urging the participants to stop militarizing the dispute and find a peaceful soluti...
By winning the Coca-Cola 600, Carl Edwards has now joined the Chase fray, putting him in position to tinker around for the rest of the “regular season,” continue building chemistry with new crew chief Darian Grubb and meld into the Joe Gibbs Racing organization as a whole. Congrats goes to Edwards, then for earning his first...
Al-Qaida linked al-Nusra Front chief vowed in televised interview late Wednesday on Al Jazeera TV to defeat Hezbollah in al-Qalamoun mountain region. Without showing his face, Abu Mohamed al-Golani promised to defeat Hezbollah, which has significantly bolstered the Bashar Assad regime, in the border region between Syria and Lebanon. “Hezbollah knew the ugliness of the […]
An Islamist rebel coalition led by al-Qaeda affiliate Nusra Front has made gains in northwestern Syria in recent weeks, taking the city of Idlib and the town of Jisr al-Shughour, and bringing them to the edge of government-held coastal areas north of the capital. “We will continue our focus on Damascus and on toppling this […]