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Saudi Arabia's oil supply disrupted after drone attacks: sources

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 8:31am
Saudi Arabia's oil production and exports have been disrupted, said three sources familiar with the matter, after drone attacks on two Aramco plants on Saturday, including the world's biggest oil processing facility.

U.S. envoy to Saudi Arabia condemns attacks on Aramco oil facilities

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:28am
The U.S. envoy to Saudi Arabia condemned as "unacceptable" drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday which were claimed by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement.

Factbox: What needs to happen before Boeing's 737 MAX can fly again

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 6:47am
(In September 13 story, corrects name of European Union Aviation Safety Agency from European Aviation and Space Agency in paragraph 15)

House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 6:45am
(In September 12 story, corrects name of European Union Aviation Safety Agency from European Aviation and Space Agency in paragraph 10)

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control: Saudi govt spokesman

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 1:07am
Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, a spokesman for Saudi Arabia's interior ministry said in a statement.

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as TV battle looms

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 11:30pm
Apple Inc said on Friday that Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10 as the two companies prepare to compete head-to-head in the streaming television business.

Hong Kong protesters plan shopping mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 10:03pm
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills to form lantern-carrying human chains, the latest demonstrations in months of unrest in the Chinese-ruled city.

Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 9:20pm
One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads on the social media platform.

Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google emails demanded in U.S. House panel probe

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 8:18pm
A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and other company records from top executives of Inc., Facebook Inc, Apple Inc, and Alphabet Inc's Google, widening the antitrust probe of Big Tech.

Apple's app store eyed in U.S. Congress antitrust probe

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 8:18pm
The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Friday requested information from Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook as part of an investigation of competition in digital markets.

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News: U.S. court

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 8:13pm
A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated right-wing conspiracy theories.

Exclusive: Turkey's Erdogan says to discuss with Trump buying U.S. Patriot missiles

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:57pm
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he will discuss buying U.S. Patriot missiles with President Donald Trump this month, saying his personal bond with the U.S. leader could overcome a crisis caused by Ankara buying Russian air defense systems.

O'Rourke's 'hell yes' vow to take away rifles worries U.S. lawmakers pushing for gun limits

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:51pm
Former U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke did not hesitate during Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate when asked whether he would confiscate assault-style weapons from Americans.

Britain may need a second Brexit referendum, says former PM Cameron

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:23pm
Former British prime minister David Cameron, who took the decision in 2016 to hold a referendum on the country's membership of the European Union, said another vote may be needed to resolve the Brexit impasse.

Apple has sour reaction to Goldman Sachs' analyst note

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:14pm
Apple Inc struck out at a Goldman Sachs Group Inc analyst on Friday in a relatively rare public dust-up between a blue chip Wall Street firm and its client.

Apple counters Goldman call on 'negative impact' of Apple TV+ trial

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:13pm
Apple Inc on Friday disputed a Goldman Sachs research note which stated that the company's plans to account for the trial of its new streaming service Apple TV+ will have a "material negative impact" on its results.

As Peloton prepares IPO, music publishers seek to double lawsuit to $300 million

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:04pm
Music publishers have asked a federal judge to let them double their lawsuit against Peloton Interactive Inc to $300 million, saying the maker of stationary bicycles has streamed more than 2,000 workout videos used without permission.

With rate cut likely, market wonders how low Fed will go

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 5:39pm
With U.S.-China trade tensions roiling markets, investors are counting on support for stocks coming from a Federal Reserve willing to keep cutting interest rates to help the U.S. economy avoid a severe downturn.

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 5:36pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail on Friday after a Democratic debate that largely reinforced his front-runner status for the party's presidential nomination, leaving his rivals searching for how to wrest away the top spot.

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses - 'Dank Vapes'

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 5:13pm
As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so far is a line of illicit marijuana vape products sold under the brand names "Dank Vapes" and "Chronic Carts."