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U.S. lawmakers may change September 11 law after rejecting veto

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:04:45 -0400

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers expressed doubts on Thursday about Sept. 11 legislation they forced on President Barack Obama, saying the new law allowing lawsuits against Saudi Arabia could be narrowed to ease concerns about its effect on Americans abroad.(image)

India says hits Pakistan-based militants, escalating tensions

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:53:41 -0400

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Indian officials said elite troops crossed into Pakistan-ruled Kashmir on Thursday and killed suspected militants preparing to infiltrate and carry out attacks on major cities, in a surprise raid that raised tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals.(image)

Clinton says Trump may have violated U.S. law on Cuba

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:46:38 -0400

CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said on Thursday that Republican opponent Donald Trump may have violated U.S. law, following a news report that one of his companies attempted to do business in Cuba.(image)

U.S. to open new vetting agency for 'secret' security clearances

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:13:06 -0400

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government will open the doors next week to a new agency, with stronger data protections, meant to shorten by many weeks the time it takes to vet government workers seeking "secret" and "top secret" security clearances.(image)

New Jersey train crash in station kills one, injures more than 100

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 20:15:58 -0400

HOBOKEN, N.J. (Reuters) - A commuter train plowed into a station in New Jersey at the height of Thursday's morning rush hour, killing a woman on the platform and injuring more than 100 people as it brought down part of the roof and scattered debris over the concourse.(image)

Wall Street falls sharply on worries about banks

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:03:38 -0400

(Reuters) - Wall Street dropped on Thursday, weighed down by Apple as well as selling in Wells Fargo, Citigroup and other major banks as investors worried about the health of Deutsche Bank.(image)

Mother of California man shot by police says he was having breakdown

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:07:39 -0400

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - The mother of an unarmed black man shot to death in Southern California said on Thursday her son was having a mental breakdown when he was confronted by police and they should have helped him instead of quickly opening fire.(image)

U.S. close to suspending Syria talks with Russia as Aleppo battle rages

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:15:12 -0400

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The United States is close to suspending talks with Russia on a ceasefire in Syria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday, as the Kremlin vowed to press on with an assault on the city of Aleppo.(image)

Deutsche Bank admits 'perception issue' as U.S. shares slide

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:00:12 -0400

BERLIN (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank admitted on Thursday it had an image problem with investors as fresh concerns over the stability of Germany's largest lender pushed its U.S.-listed shares to a record low.(image)

Google rebrands cloud business, adds more artificial intelligence

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:45:47 -0400

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday it renamed its business-to-business cloud computing brand and enhanced some enterprise applications using artificial intelligence, the company's latest gambit to better compete with and Microsoft Corp. in the lucrative cloud business.(image)