White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked officials at the FBI to publicly refute a news report on alleged Russian contacts, the White House acknowledged, saying it was an appropriate reaction to what the administration described as inaccurate reporting.798in 2 days
President Donald Trump painted his election victory as a “win for conservative values” in a speech to activists that mixed traditional Republican positions on taxes and regulation with the economic nationalism that propelled him into the White House.in 2 days
J.C. Penney said it would shutter two distribution centers and up to 140 stores as the big-box retailer contends with falling foot traffic. The company also reported its first annual profit since 2010.in 2 days
Real-estate investor Bradley Cohen, shown last month in Los Angeles, spent four years fighting a defamatory website.
An adversary defamed real-estate investor Bradley Cohen by suggesting his company was a Ponzi scheme. Fighting back took four years and a historic legal case that resulted in a $38 million award.in 2 days
The chemical substance used to kill Kim Jong Nam was a banned nerve agent called VX, Malaysia police said, raising the political stakes in a case that has already frayed diplomatic ties between Malaysia and North Korea.261in 2 days
British Airways parent IAG said flights from Barcelona would start in June, a day after Norwegian Air Shuttle expanded its service with fares from $65. IAG also reported a 29% rise in profit and announced a share buyback.in 2 days
A senior Goldman Sachs Group official who was involved in the bank’s dealings with a Malaysian state investment fund that is the subject of a sprawling global corruption probe has left the firm.in 2 days