MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Senior Mexican officials on Thursday
expressed "worry and irritation" about U.S. policies during a visit
by two of President Donald Trump's top envoys, who in turn sought
to cool tempers after weeks of tension between the neighbors.
GENEVA (Reuters) - Opposing sides in the Syrian war came
face-to-face in U.N. peace talks for the first time in three years
on Thursday, to hear U.N. mediator Staffan de Mistura implore them
to find a way out of the almost six-year-old conflict.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told about two
dozen chief executives of major U.S. companies on Thursday he plans
to bring millions of jobs back to the United States, but offered no
specific plan on how to reverse a decades-long decline in factory
(Reuters) - The New York Stock Exchange will conduct a trial
run of Snap Inc's initial public offering on Saturday, according to
a notice given last week to stock traders, in anticipation of what
is expected to be the biggest U.S. technology IPO in nearly five
(Reuters) - Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA plans to offer
transatlantic flights on 10 new routes between the United States
and Europe with tickets starting at $65 one way, putting pressure
on U.S. and European rivals to compete, it said on Thursday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Digital currency bitcoin hit its highest
levels in more than three years on Thursday and came within $3 of
an all-time peak, on speculation that the first bitcoin
exchange-traded fund (ETF) is set to receive approval from the U.S.
CANNON BALL, N.D. (Reuters) - More than a dozen of a
dwindling number of protesters at a camp near the site of the
Dakota Access pipeline were arrested on Thursday after defying a
previous deadline set by authorities to vacate the Army-owned land.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for
unemployment benefits rose slightly last week but the four-week
average of such claims, considered a better gauge, fell to a
43-1/2-year low in a sign of a strengthening labor market.