FastCitys guide to news


More news

Top News Stories

National News

business




search

Google


Search web
Fast-Cities.com

Top headlines from around the world

Today's Top Stories
From around the world and across the street.

U.S. House committee nears vote on impeachment articles against Trump
58 minutes ago
U.S. lawmakers moved closer on Thursday to impeaching Republican President Donald Trump, as members of a House of Representatives committee debated formal charges that are likely to be sent to the full House for a final vote next week.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Boston Marathon bomber death penalty jury not properly questioned, lawyer argues
58 minutes ago
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyer on Thursday asked a federal appeals court to overturn his death sentence, saying prospective jurors were not thoroughly questioned, violating a 51-year-old standard for weeding out bias.
[From Reuters: Top News]
U.S. reaches 'deal in principle' with China on trade: source
1 hour ago
The White House has reached a "deal in principle" with Beijing to resolve the 17-month U.S.-China trade war, according to a source briefed on the trade talks.
[From Reuters: Top News]
U.S. reaches deal in principle on trade with China: source
1 hour ago
The United States has reached a "phase-one" trade deal in principle with China, a source briefed on talks between the two nations said on Thursday, saying a statement from the White House was expected soon.
[From Reuters: Top News]
United Kingdom votes to decide the fate of Brexit, again
1 hour ago
Voters went to the polls on Thursday in an election that will pave the way for Brexit under Prime Minister Boris Johnson or propel Britain towards another referendum that could ultimately reverse the decision to leave the European Union.
[From Reuters: Top News]
New Zealand military team lands on volcano for risky recovery mission
1 hour ago
A New Zealand military team undertaking a high-risk operation to recover bodies of eight people killed in an eruption this week has landed on the volcanic White Island, the police said on Friday.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Exclusive: Boeing delays plans for record 737 production until 2021 - sources
1 hour ago
Boeing Co has delayed plans to reach a record production rate of 57 737 jets per month next year, industry sources said on Thursday, even before the U.S. FAA announced a new delay in the 737 MAX return to service that raised uncertainty over production plans.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Boeing says it will not win approval to return MAX to service before 2020
1 hour ago
Boeing Co acknowledged on Thursday it will not win approval this year from the Federal Aviation Administration to return the 737 MAX to service after the company's chief executive met with senior officials in Washington.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Southwest reaches partial settlement with Boeing over projected 737 MAX damages
1 hour ago
Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday it had reached a confidential compensation agreement with Boeing Co for a portion of a projected $830 million hit to operating income in 2019 arising from the grounding of its 737 MAX aircraft.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Wall Street hits records on hopes tariffs will be dropped
1 hour ago
U.S. stock indexes jumped to new highs on Thursday, and Treasury yields rose, on a tweet from President Donald Trump that a trade deal with China was "very close" and a report that U.S. trade negotiators had offered to cancel a fresh round of tariffs on Chinese goods.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Newsfeed display by FastCitys

Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional    About Us      ©all rights reserved, Fast-Cities.com      Valid CSS!