WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Democrats on Thursday proposed rescinding legal immunity granted to phone companies like AT&T for participating in the government’s controversial warrantless wiretap program.
BOSTON, Sept 17 (Reuters) – General Electric Co’s deal to provide the parent of No. 2 U.S. carrier American Airlines with $1.88 billion of financing and also to sell engines for up to 100 new jets is its largest aviation finance deal in about a decade, a
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev welcomes the US move to shelve controversial missile defence bases in Europe.
This summer’s Arctic ice melt is smaller than in recent years, but long-term fears for the ice cap remain, scientists report.
EU leaders meeting Brussels agree to seek a global deal for bankers’ bonuses to be clawed back if profits fall.