Trump supports deal to allow TikTok to continue to operate in U.S.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he supports a deal that will allow TikTok to continue to operate in the United States, after threatening to ban the Chinese-owned app in August.
TikTok says it already committed to government oversight of U.S. data security
(Reuters) - Video-sharing app TikTok said on Saturday it has already committed to the U.S. government oversight of data security in the country, and that it was "disappointed" by the Trump administration's decision to ban it from U.S. app stores from Sunday.
Trump to shut off TikTok, WeChat to new U.S. users on Sunday
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration will ban WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok from U.S. app stores starting Sunday night, a move that will block Americans from downloading the Chinese-owned platforms over concerns they pose a national security threat.
Wall Street Weekahead: Corporate debt frenzy rolls on as worries loom over markets
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors are gearing up for the year's record-breaking pace of corporate bond issuance to continue in the coming week, even after the U.S. Federal Reserve rattled nerves at its September meeting with a gloomier-than-expected economic outlook.
TikTok files complaint against Trump administration to try to block U.S. ban
(Reuters) - Popular video-sharing app TikTok has asked a U.S. judge to block the Trump administration from enforcing a ban on the Chinese social media network, according to court documents filed late on Friday.
Fiscal fizzle saps U.S. economic recovery, a possible boost to Biden
(Reuters) - This week's economic data offers fresh hints that the U.S. recovery will slow without new federal aid, a possible blow to President Donald Trump's reelection bid, especially since any new spending before the Nov. 3 presidential election seems unlikely.
U.S. details up to $14 billion in new aid for farmers
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Agriculture Department on Friday released details of a second round of COVID-19 aid for farmers, which will pay up to $14 billion to growers of major crops such as corn, soybeans and wheat, as well as livestock, dairy and tobacco.
'Bored by all this drama': TikTok users play it cool over latest U.S. ban threat
(Reuters) - Look who is not freaking out.
U.S. House Speaker Pelosi discusses aid with airline CEOs: sources
WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on Friday afternoon with the chief executives of the country's top airlines, who are urging Congress to approve another $25 billion in assistance to keep tens of thousands of U.S. workers on the payroll past Sept. 30, sources said.
Exclusive: Playboy explores deal to return to the stock market
(Reuters) - Playboy magazine owner Playboy Enterprises is exploring options that include going public through a merger with a blank-check acquisition company, according to people familiar with the matter.