At least 33 people and three companies have been charged so far as a result of the special counsel’s investigation into 2016 election tampering.
A gauge of global stock markets edged higher in volatile trade on Tuesday as investors waded through a chunk of geopolitical headlines, including threats by U.S. President Donald Trump to shut down the government over a funding fight and signs of a thaw in the U.S.-China trade battle.
The White House is delaying a second round of payments from a $12 billion aid package for farmers stung by a trade dispute between China and the United States, amid optimism China will soon resume buying U.S. soybeans, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
But a 30-minute hearing in the case Tuesday largely centered around scheduling matters and wasn't conclusive.
Prime Minister Theresa May's position as leader of the Conservative Party - and consequently her premiership - is under threat from lawmakers who are unhappy at the Brexit deal she has agreed with the European Union.
French prosecutor’s office says terror investigation opened in Strasbourg shooting
A shooting in the French city of Strasbourg killed two people and wounded up to eight others, officials said, sparking a major security operation around a world-famous Christmas…
A gunman opened fire inside the Catholic cathedral in the Brazilian city of Campinas on Tuesday and fatally shot four people praying in the pews before killing himself after police wounded him, authorities said.
France's counter-terrorism prosecutor opened an investigation into a shooting near a Christmas market in Strasbourg on Tuesday that killed at least two people and wounded ten others, the prosecutor's office said.