Trump says deal reached on spending, debt limit
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Monday a two-year deal had been reached with congressional leaders to raise the Treasury Department's borrowing authority and to set budget spending caps.
Hundreds of thousands in San Juan demand Puerto Rico's governor resign
SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of people filled San Juan streets on Monday to demand Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló resign over offensive chat messages, the latest scandal to hit a bankrupt island struggling to recover from deadly 2017 hurricanes.
Shipping companies sue Philadelphia Energy Solutions for $600,000 in unpaid bills
NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) - Three Greek shipping companies sued U.S. refiner Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc (PES) for about $600,000, claiming the company did not pay them for fees incurred by crude oil tankers chartered earlier this year, court documents showed.
UPDATE 6-Halliburton profit exceeds analysts estimates as costs cut; shares rise
July 22 (Reuters) - Halliburton Co on Monday reported a second-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates as its largest oil-well services unit exceeded expectations, sending shares to their biggest one-day gain in nearly three years.
UPDATE 1-Rocket fired from inside Syria wounds five in Turkish border town -governor
ISTANBUL, July 22 (Reuters) - Five people were lightly wounded after one of two rockets thought to be fired from within Syria landed on a house in a Turkish border town on Monday night, the provincial governor's office said.
'I've got other numbers!' Debate rages over recession in Mexico
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's economy, the 2nd largest in Latin America, has hit a rough patch, weighed down by dwindling business confidence and an industrial slump.
Equifax's $700 million data breach settlement spurs criticism, calls for new rules
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc
will pay up to $700 million to settle claims it broke the law during a massive 2017 data breach and to repay harmed consumers, in a landmark settlement that was nonetheless criticized by consumer advocates and some lawmakers who called for stricter regulation.
Bunge and BP team up in Brazil bioenergy venture, create No. 3 sugarcane processor
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - U.S. commodities trader Bunge Ltd
and British energy company BP Plc said on Monday they will merge their Brazilian sugar and ethanol operations to create the world's third-largest sugarcane processor.
Tropical Depression Three forms over Bahamas, no major strengthening seen - NHC
(Reuters) - Tropical Depression Three has formed over the Bahamas, but no significant strengthening is expected, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in an advisory on Monday.
Britain calls for European naval mission to counter Iran's 'piracy'
LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, days after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in what London described as an act of "state piracy" in the strategic waterway.
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