El FC Barcelona, a falta de oficialidad, cerró ayer un acuerdo con el Zenit según el cual Malcom jugará en la liga rusa a cambio de 40 millones de euros, a los que habrá que añadir cinco más en variables si estos se acaban cumpliendo. El delantero brasileño, que aterrizó hace un año en el
BAYTOWN, Texas (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp brought under control a fire that erupted on Wednesday at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex, injuring 37 workers, though none seriously, and sending nearby residents indoors. The injured workers were treated for minor burns, none requiring hospitalization, plant manager Jason Duncan told a news briefing.
LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could see his working majority in parliament reduced to just one when voters in a rural Welsh parliamentary seat go to the polls on Thursday in his first electoral test as leader. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks alongside Home Secretary Priti Patel during the first meeting
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky is expected to give testimony in a Swedish court on Thursday on the second day of his assault trial after he and two of his entourage were accused of punching and kicking a teenager. FILE PHOTO: U.S. rapper ASAP Rocky attends the Alexander Wang Spring/Summer 2013 collection during
(Reuters) – General Electric Co (GE.N) raised its 2019 forecast on Wednesday, but disclosed more than $1 billion in potential costs from Boeing’s grounded 737 MAX jetliner, puncturing an early share rally. The General Electric Co. logo is seen on the company’s corporate headquarters building in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. July 23, 2019. Picture taken July
(Reuters) – Oklahoma’s attorney general on Wednesday made his final bid to force Johnson & Johnson to pay $17 billion for its part in fueling the opioid epidemic, saying the drugmaker’s “egregious” marketing caused an oversupply of addictive drugs and overdose deaths. FILE PHOTO: The Johnson & Johnson logo is displayed on a screen on
(Reuters) – Wearable device maker Fitbit Inc cut its 2019 revenue forecast on Wednesday, blaming disappointing sales of its newly launched cheapest smartwatch Versa Lite, sending its shares tumbling as much as 16% to a record low. FILE PHOTO: Visitors walk past an advertising billboard for Fitbit Ionic watches at the IFA Electronics Show in
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Cisco Systems (CSCO.O) Inc has agreed to settle a whistleblower’s claim that it improperly sold video surveillance software with known vulnerabilities to U.S. federal and state governments, marking the first payout on a False Claims Act case brought over failure to meet cybersecurity standards. FILE PHOTO: The Cisco Systems logo is
GREENSBORO, North Carolina (Reuters) – Former world number one Jordan Spieth is confident he will soon be back on top form and believes this week’s Wyndham Championship will offer a chance to gauge the quality of his game. Jul 25, 2019; Memphis, TN, USA; Jordan Spieth hits his tee shot on the first hole during
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump should be patient with House Democrats as they work toward approval of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, Senator Charles Grassley, the Republican who heads the powerful Senate Finance Committee, said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) questions Attorney General William Barr as he testifies before a
U.S. President Donald Trump stands outside the Oval Office after welcoming Mongolia’s President Khaltmaagiin Battulga at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 31, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump in a phone call on Wednesday offered his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin assistance in putting out wildfires in Russia’s Siberia, the
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Kelly Craft, a Republican donor who is currently ambassador to Canada, as ambassador to the United Nations, despite opposition from Democrats who criticized President Donald Trump’s nominee as too inexperienced for the post. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft takes part in a meeting
FILE PHOTO: A view of the exterior of the JP Morgan Chase & Co. corporate headquarters in New York City May 20, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Segar/Files NEW YORK (Reuters) – Major U.S. banks lowered their benchmark rates for a wide range of consumer and commercial loans on Wednesday, following a rate cut from the Federal Reserve.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A lawyer for singer R. Kelly, who is accused of running a years-long scheme sexually preying on women and girls, said on Wednesday that the charges against the R&B artist stemmed from disgruntled groupies. FILE PHOTO: Grammy-winning R&B singer R. Kelly arrives for a child support hearing at a Cook County
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is ramping up preparations for a no-deal Brexit by preparing to spend an extra £2.1 billion to make sure the country is ready to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal at the end of October. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s new Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid arrives at
FILE PHOTO: Kelly Craft testifies before a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on her nomination to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Capitol Hill in Washington U.S., June 19, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Kelly Craft, a Republican donor who is currently ambassador to Canada, as