Brazil’s Workers Party formalizes support for ex-president Lula

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s leftist Workers Party (PT) approved a resolution on Saturday formally supporting the candidacy of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, as the nation’s left continues to rally around the leader despite a corruption conviction.

CSX CEO Harrison dies months into railroad’s turnaround effort

NEW YORK (Reuters) – CSX Corp Chief Executive Hunter Harrison has died, the freight railway operator said on Saturday, just a few days after announcing that the veteran rail executive hired earlier this year to boost its profits had taken a medical leave of absence.

Foreign minister warns UK cannot become ‘vassal state’ of EU

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Britain must strike a strong trade deal with the European Union after Brexit and avoid becoming a subordinate state of the bloc, foreign minister and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson has told the Sunday Times newspaper.

Does Pentagon still have a UFO program? The answer is a bit mysterious

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon acknowledged on Saturday that its long-secret UFO investigation program ended in 2012, when U.S. defense officials shifted attention and funding to other priorities.

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An update on winners and losers on the U.S. tax scorecard

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In the lead-up to the conference agreement for the U.S. Tax Cut & Jobs Act released on Friday, there were too many moving parts for most Americans to know how it would affect…

Trump allies say Mueller unlawfully obtained thousands of emails

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An organization established for U.S. President Donald Trump’s transition to the White House a year ago said on Saturday that the special counsel investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election had obtained tens of thousands of emails unlawfully.