Ikea recalls beach chair globally after injury reportsCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) ? Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling a beach chair globally after receiving reports that it can collapse and cause injury, such as by pinching fingers.
Trump urges U.S. automakers to make big push for new plants
U.S. President Donald Trump pushed the chief executives of General Motors Co, Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Tuesday to increase production in the United States and boost American employment. Trump opened a meeting with GM CEO Mary Barra, Ford CEO Mark Fields and Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne at the White House, saying he wants to see new auto plants built in the United States.
Oscars go gaga for 'La La Land' with record-tying 14 nods
The candy-colored love letter to musicals "La La Land" on Tuesday landed a record-tying 14 nominations to the Academy Awards, which fielded a notably more diverse field of nominees following two straight years of "OscarsSoWhite" backlash.
Senate Democrats to propose $1 trillion infrastructure plan
Senate Democrats on Tuesday will propose spending $1 trillion on transportation and other infrastructure projects over 10 years in an attempt to engage President Donald Trump on an issue where they hope ...
UK parliament must approve start of Brexit talks: Supreme Court
The British government must win parliament's approval before starting talks to leave the EU, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday, in a landmark judgement and setback for Prime Minister Theresa May. The legal case has revived divisions within British society after last June's referendum which saw 52 percent vote to leave the EU after a bitter campaign that split the country. May had wanted to start the process of leaving the European Union -- invoking Article 50 of the treaty -- without a vote in parliament, but she failed to overturn a High Court ruling that said MPs must be consulted.
Saudi Arabia warns destructive computer virus has returnedSaudi Arabia is warning that a computer virus that destroyed systems of its state-run oil company in 2012 has returned to the kingdom, with at least one major petrochemical company apparently affected ...
The Latest: Trump says he's an environmentalist
Helicopter ferrying injured skier crashes in central ItalyPENNE, Italy (AP) ? A helicopter ferrying an injured skier off the slopes slammed Tuesday into a mountainside in central Italy with at least six people aboard, another tragedy to hit a region slammed by recent earthquakes, heavy snowfall and an avalanche.
'La La Land' leads diverse Oscar nominations line-up
By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Romantic musical "La La Land" led the Oscar nominations on Tuesday with 14 nods, including the top prize of best picture and best actor nominations for its stars, Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone.
Factbox: Key nominations for the 2017 OscarsLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Nominations were announced on Tuesday for the 2017 Academy Awards, the highest honors in the movie industry. The Oscars will be handed out at a Feb. 26 ceremony in Hollywood hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. ...