Ethiopian Airlines commits to Boeing ties despite flight 302 crash questions

Ethiopian Airlines said on Monday it would keep close ties with U.S. planemaker Boeing even though questions remained about its 737 MAX 8 model, after a crash shortly after take off this month killed 157 people.


Posted 2019/03/25 10:24:48

Qatar Airways delays April Boeing MAX delivery until cause of Ethiopian crash known: CEO

Qatar Airways has delayed the April delivery of a Boeing 737 MAX until the cause of the Ethiopian Airlines crash involving the same type of plane is known, its chief executive said on Monday.


Posted 2019/03/25 10:24:27

May should not resign over Brexit: pensions minister

British Prime Minister Theresa May should not resign in the face of intensified criticism from her own Conservative Party over her handling of Brexit, work and pensions minister Amber Rudd said on Monday.


Posted 2019/03/25 10:23:07

No-deal Brexit increasingly likely: EU officials

The European Union believes that a no-deal Brexit is "increasingly likely", EU officials said on Monday after the bloc gave Britain two more weeks to solve its political stalemate, but is doubtful that would work.


Posted 2019/03/25 10:23:04

Former USC, Georgetown coaches to face charges in U.S. college admission scandal

Former coaches from the University of Southern California and Georgetown University are among a dozen people due in court on Monday to face charges that they participated in the largest college admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history.


Posted 2019/03/25 10:02:37

Russian lawmaker says Mueller findings unlikely to change U.S. ties: RIA

A senior Russian lawmaker said on Monday it was unlikely there would be a sudden change in relations with Washington after the conclusion of a U.S. investigation into collusion between Donald Trump and Russia in the 2016 presidential election, RIA news agency reported.


Posted 2019/03/25 09:52:17

Mueller report finds no evidence that Trump campaign colluded with Russia: Justice Department

Special Counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign team and Russia, and did not present enough evidence to warrant charging Trump with obstruction of justice, U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Sunday.


Posted 2019/03/24 23:46:09

S&P 500 futures flat after report finds no Trump campaign collusion with Russia

S&P 500 e-mini futures turned flat, after rising slightly, on Sunday after U.S. Attorney General William Barr said Special Counsel Robert Mueller had found no evidence of collusion between President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign team and Russia.


Posted 2019/03/24 22:53:42

Factbox: The Mueller investigation: Five takeaways

Here are five takeaways from the 22-month Trump-Russia investigation by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller that concluded with a summary submitted to Congress on Sunday by Attorney General William Barr:


Posted 2019/03/24 22:51:03

U.S. Senate chair: AG Barr should release as much of Mueller report as possible

U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr said on Sunday that Attorney General William Barr should release as much of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report as possible.


Posted 2019/03/24 22:34:03

Democrats Pelosi, Schumer say full Mueller report should be made public

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Sunday that the full report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Russian election interference needs to be made public.


Posted 2019/03/24 22:01:37

UK PM May to offer indicative votes on Brexit options: Telegraph reporter

British Prime Minister Theresa May is considering offering lawmakers so called indicative votes to find a way to break the Brexit deadlock, The Daily Telegraph's deputy political editor said.


Posted 2019/03/24 21:52:12

Honduran president calls Jerusalem Israeli capital, not moving embassy yet

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Sunday called Jerusalem Israel's capital, saying the Central American country would open a trade office there, but he stopped short of announcing plans to move his embassy from Tel Aviv.


Posted 2019/03/24 21:20:48

Republican leader McConnell welcomes more information on Russia probe

The U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said on Sunday he was disturbed by Russia's ongoing efforts to interfere with U.S. democracy and looked forward to reviewing additional information from the special counsel's report, which was summarized by Attorney General William Barr.


Posted 2019/03/24 21:19:42

Trump legal team says Mueller report totally vindicates president

U.S. President Donald Trump's legal team said on Sunday the president was completely vindicated by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election.


Posted 2019/03/24 21:13:46

Brexit: What will happen in the British parliament on Monday?

British lawmakers will seek to use a vote on the government's next steps on Brexit on Monday to wrest control of the process and try to find a majority for an alternative way forward that would break the parliamentary deadlock.


Posted 2019/03/24 21:10:52

Russian air force planes land in Venezuela carrying troops: reports

Two Russian air force planes landed at Venezuela's main airport on Saturday carrying a Russian defense official and nearly 100 troops, according to media reports, amid strengthening ties between Caracas and Moscow.


Posted 2019/03/24 21:04:59

Democratic panel chair to call AG Barr to testify on Mueller report

The chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, Jerry Nadler, said on Sunday his panel would call Attorney General William Barr to testify shortly, citing concerns over Barr's conclusions from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe report.


Posted 2019/03/24 20:43:43

Mueller report does not have proof of Trump crimes: Justice Department

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election did not find that President Donald Trump committed a crime but also does not exonerate him, according to a summary of Mueller's findings released on Sunday.


Posted 2019/03/24 20:35:11

Factbox: A scorecard of key players in U.S. special counsel Russia probe

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller has submitted his report on the investigation of whether President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign conspired with Russia and whether the president unlawfully tried to obstruct the inquiry.


Posted 2019/03/24 20:32:19