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‘No Nobel Peace Prize for Trump‘: South Koreans slam cancellation of summit

SEOUL (Reuters) - Many South Koreans were fuming on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump canceled a historic summit with North Korea‘s Kim Jong Un, feeling they had been cheated of a chance of a lifetime to live in peace.

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Two men set off bomb in restaurant in Canada, 15 wounded: authorities

TORONTO (Reuters) - Two unidentified men walked into a restaurant on Thursday in the Canadian city of Mississauga and set off a bomb, wounding more than a dozen people, and then fleeing, authorities said.

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North Korea says still open to talks after Trump-Kim summit canceled

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea responded on Friday with measured tones to U.S. President Donald Trump‘s decision to call off a historic summit with leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, saying Pyongyang hoped for a "Trump formula" to resolve the standoff over its nuclear weapons program.

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Mexico‘s Pena Nieto ‘optimistic‘ on NAFTA as country makes new offer

MEXICO CITY/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Thursday expressed optimism about NAFTA talks that have been thrown into disarray by a U.S. probe exploring auto tariffs, while a source said Mexico had made a new offer to seek a deal.

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‘Trump formula‘? North Korea says still open to talks after summit canceled

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea responded on Friday with measured tones to U.S. President Donald Trump‘s decision to call off a historic summit with leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, saying Pyongyang hoped for a "Trump formula" to resolve the standoff over its nuclear weapons program.

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Hawaii helicopter evacuation readied as new lava stream hits ocean

PAHALA, Hawaii (Reuters) - A third lava flow from Hawaii‘s erupting Kilauea volcano streamed into the ocean on Thursday as U.S. Marines Corps helicopters stood by to evacuate a Big Island community should molten rock or huge cracks block its final escape route.

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Democrat running for Iowa governor quits after sex allegations

(Reuters) - A Democratic candidate among front-runners in the race for Iowa governor dropped out on Thursday after accusations of sexual misconduct by three women.

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‘Trump-style solution‘? North Korea says still open to talks after summit canceled

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea responded on Friday with measured tones to U.S. President Donald Trump‘s decision to call off a historic summit with leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, saying Pyongyang hoped for a "Trump-style solution" to resolve the standoff over its nuclear weapons program.

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Mexico says will not renegotiate NAFTA under pressure, but makes new offer

MEXICO CITY/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexico will not buckle to pressure to conclude the long-stalled renegotiation of NAFTA, President Enrique Pena Nieto‘s spokesman said on Thursday, but a source said the country made a new offer after the United States launched a probe exploring auto tariffs.

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Google tries to ease tensions on eve of new EU privacy law

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc‘s Google sought to ease online publisher concerns on Thursday about the effects European data privacy rules going into effect in just a few hours will have on their ad business.

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Former FBI Director Comey says agency cannot fight foreign propaganda

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Former U.S. FBI Director James Comey said that social media companies needed to "worry" about foreign political propaganda on their networks, but he had few ideas on how to counter it.

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Trump cancels summit with North Korea‘s Kim, warns that military ready

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called off a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, citing Pyongyang‘s "open hostility," and warned that the U.S. military was ready in the event of any reckless acts by North Korea.

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Democrats say briefings did not support Trump‘s claim of FBI ‘spy‘

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers said on Thursday they heard nothing in classified briefings by the FBI and intelligence officials to support President Donald Trump‘s unsubstantiated allegation that the agency placed a "spy" into his 2016 presidential campaign to help his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

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Exclusive: U.S. bill would force tech companies to disclose foreign software probes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. tech companies would be forced to disclose if they allowed American adversaries, like Russia and China, to examine the inner workings of software sold to the U.S. military under proposed legislation, Senate staff told Reuters on Thursday.

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Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Film producer Harvey Weinstein was expected to surrender to New York police on Friday, months after he was toppled from Hollywood‘s most powerful ranks by scores of women accusing him of sexual assault, a person familiar with the case said.

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Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: media reports

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein, who went from one of Hollywood‘s most powerful film producers to being disgraced by accusations of sexual assault by scores of women, is expected to surrender to police and face charges in New York on Friday morning, the New York Times reported.

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Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges -media reports

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein, who went from one of Hollywood‘s most powerful film producers to being disgraced by accusations of sexual assault by scores of women, is expected to surrender to police and face charges in New York on Friday morning, the New York Times reported.

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Ex-Hollywood executive Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: media reports

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to New York City police on charges of sexual misconduct on Friday morning, the New York Times reported, citing two unidentified law enforcement officials.

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U.S. lawmakers confer with intelligence officials on FBI Russia probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior U.S. lawmakers attended classified briefings on Thursday on the FBI‘s probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election after President Donald Trump made unsubstantiated claims about a "spy" being used against his campaign.

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Ex-Hollywood executive Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: NYT

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to New York City police on charges of sexual misconduct on Friday, the New York Times reported, citing two unidentified law enforcement officials.

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Stock market value of Netflix eclipses Disney for first time

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Netflix‘s stock market value ballooned to a record 153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co for the first time, making it the world‘s most valuable entertainment company, following a monumental shift by viewers away from cinemas and cable television.

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J&J must pay 4 million in punitive damages in latest asbestos cancer trial

(Reuters) - A California jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay 4 million in punitive damages to a woman who said she developed cancer after being exposed to asbestos in the company‘s baby powder, pushing the total damages award in the case to 25.7 million.

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U.S. House starts recess as immigration battle rages

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives broke on Thursday for an 11-day recess with majority Republicans deadlocked over legislation to protect "Dreamer" immigrants from deportation while President Donald Trump insisted that Congress meet all his hard-line immigration demands.

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Netflix‘s stock market value eclipses Disney‘s for first time

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Netflix‘s stock market value ballooned to a record 153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co for the first time, making it the world‘s top entertainment company and underscoring a monumental shift by viewers away from cinemas and cable television.

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