Dixons Carphone PLC said Wednesday that it booked a pretax loss for fiscal 2020 and wasn't issuing any electricals sales or profit guidance for the current year due to uncertainty stemming from the coronavirus pandemic.
Severn Trent PLC on Wednesday said trading over the first quarter of the fiscal year was as expected, and anticipated a full-year performance consistent with previous guidance. The U.K. water utility company said it hasn't...
GlaxoSmithKline PLC said Wednesday that a U.S. Food and Drug Administration committee has voted in favor of its belantamab mafodotin antibody drug as therapy for the treatment of relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.
Aker Solutions ASA on Wednesday reiterated recently released second-quarter revenue and order intake, and said it is cautiously optimistic around new projects as commodity prices stabilize. The oil-and-gas industry service...
STOCKHOLM--Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB said Wednesday that second-quarter net profit fell amid higher credit loss provisions and a fine from Sweden's financial regulator. The Sweden-based bank posted net profit of 3.5...
TomTom NV said Wednesday that it swung to a net loss for the second quarter of 2020 and that its operational revenue is on track to recovery from the lows it experienced in April due to the coronavirus pandemic.
TOKYO--The Bank of Japan lowered its economic growth forecast on Wednesday in a reflection of the coronavirus pandemic, and kept its monetary policy unchanged. "Japan's economy has been in an extremely severe situation wit...
STOCKHOLM--Svenska Handelsbanken AB on Wednesday posted a 6.1% drop in second-quarter net profit as lower interest rates dented income, but the profit decline was smaller than expected amid lower costs and a sharp fall in ...
China’s government has warned it will protect Chinese companies after Washington said enterprises may face legal trouble if they help carry out abuses in the Muslim northwestern region of Xinjiang.
A federal appeals court on Tuesday temporarily halted a judge’s order that the Dakota Access Pipeline be shut down in three weeks.
Stocks in Asia were mostly higher early Wednesday, following a rally in U.S. markets driven by optimism over the gradual economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions lost the Republican nomination for his old Senate seat in Alabama to former college football coach Tommy Tuberville, likely ending a long political career with a bitter defeat egg...
Despite earnings that are under pressure, major banks are raking in big fees from debt, equity and other capital markets activities as the Federal Reserve does ‘whatever it takes’ to keep credit flowing.
Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, visited the White House on Monday after the Trump administration criticized him amid a surge in coronavirus cases in the U.S.
‘Although we are separated, we are good friends and I try to look out for her in any way that I can. We filed in February and, shortly thereafter, the pandemic hit.’
Gold’s new all-time high will have to wait.
The Supreme Court said Tuesday that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been admitted to the hospital for treatment of a possible infection and will stay in the hospital for a few days following a medical procedure.
Tech looked to be in trouble in early morning trading, with the Nasdaq falling by as much as 2%. And then it wasn’t.
Potentially softening the ground for Google’s pending acquisition of Fitbit, Alphabet pledged late Monday not to use health data from the fitness tracking company to target ads.
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The Trump-supported former college-football coach defeated the ex-attorney general. In Maine, Democratic winner Sara Gideon will face Republican Sen. Susan Collins.
Corrections & Amplifications for the edition of July 15, 2020
Rep. Steve Watkins faces three felony charges related to a 2019 local election: interference with law enforcement by providing false information, voting without being qualified and unlawful advance voting.
Other conferences could follow suit in the coming weeks.
President Trump said he signed into law a bipartisan sanctions bill to punish Chinese officials over Beijing’s crackdown on Hong Kong, in an hour-long press conference at the White House dominated by criticisms of Joe Bide...
Coronavirus cases in the U.S. continued to grow in dozens of states, as some officials instituted fresh containment measures and others examined how reopening plans failed to anticipate surges in new infections and related...
Retired Gen. Joe Dunford has dropped out of consideration to lead a congressional panel overseeing $500 billion in coronavirus relief funds.
Researchers who study aging and age-related disease are probing why men and women age differently, and what gender-based differences mean for cardiovascular health, immunity and the brain.
The pressures of the pandemic have forced families to abandon the hypervigilant approach popular since the 1990s. That could help kids become more independent, but also comes with risks.
Gov. Newsom succumbs to pressure and locks the economy again.
The firm has denied fraud and other claims made by Massachusetts securities regulators in May, saying that the state failed to provide evidence to back its case and that it lacked jurisdiction, among other issues.
The privately owned Acton, Mass.-based company said the pandemic caused temporary store closures, hurting revenue. It also said sales of sports items were weaker after the New England Patriots failed to advance in the Nati...
Europe fast-tracks Nord Stream 2 as the left blocks U.S. pipelines.
The cancel culture targets a respected classics professor.
The Communist Party moves to outlaw any political opposition.
The Trump administration has agreed to rescind rules it issued last week barring international students from being in the U.S. if they were taking classes only online, a rare reversal by the government on immigration policy.
The strange reaction to Ivanka Trump’s jobs campaign.
If the Democrats sweep in November, make sure your lawyer and financial advisers are standing by.
When it created the CFPB, the legislature gave it immense power. Now, the presidency has a hold of it.