Netanyahu says at least six states considering moving embassies to Jerusalem
JERUSALEM, April 19 (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that "at least half a dozen" countries were considering moving their embassies to Jerusalem following the U.S. decision to do so.
Shire rejects $63 billion Takeda bid as Allergan drops pursuit
NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Rare disease drug maker Shire Plc
said on Thursday it had rejected a $63 billion cash-and-stock acquisition offer by Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd <4502.T>, while Allergan Plc reversed course on pursuing a rival bid.
UPDATE 1-U.S. says ex-official at PDVSA unit pleads guilty to money laundering
WASHINGTON, April 19 (Reuters) - A former official of a subsidiary of Venezuela's state oil company PDVSA pleaded guilty on Thursday to a U.S. charge of conspiracy to commit money laundering, the U.S. Justice Department said.
Justice Department watchdog to report on Clinton-related FBI leaks
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A long-awaited U.S. Justice Department internal watchdog report on former FBI chief James Comey's public disclosures on Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state and whether FBI employees leaked information to try to hurt her 2016 presidential bid is expected to be issued next month.
Probe into Prince's opioid death brings no criminal charges
CHASKA, Minn. (Reuters) - A two-year investigation into the death of "Purple Rain" singer Prince failed to determine where he obtained a counterfeit painkiller laced with fentanyl, resulting in no criminal charges, a Minnesota prosecutor said on Thursday.
Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2:45 PM ET on Thursday, APR. 19
APR. 19 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2:45 PM ET on Thursday:
DOJ's watchdog sends criminal referral on ex-FBI deputy director: source
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Office of the Inspector General at the U.S. Department of Justice has referred its findings on former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to the U.S. attorney in Washington for possible criminal prosecution, according to a person familiar with the referral on Thursday.
Trudeau says recognizes NAFTA timeline, will stick up for Canada
LONDON (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday he recognized the timelines on seeking a NAFTA trade agreement and was engaging as much as possible to meet an opportunity to make "significant progress".
UPDATE 1-Trudeau says recognizes NAFTA timeline, will stick up for Canada
LONDON, April 19 (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday he recognized the timelines on seeking a NAFTA trade agreement and was engaging as much as possible to meet an opportunity to make "significant progress."
U.S. and UK form regulatory Working Group to boost stability
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain and the United States said on Thursday they would form a Financial Regulatory Working Group to promote financial stability and efficient markets as the UK leaves the European Union.
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