- Ex-trader Tom Hayes was sentenced to 14 years in jail by a London court on Monday after being found guilty of conspiring to rig Libor benchmark interest rates following a seven-year global investigation.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama challenged America and the world to step up efforts to fight global warming on Monday at the formal unveiling of his administration's controversial, ramped-up plan to cut carbon emissions from U.S. power plants. | Video
KUALA LUMPUR/SYDNEY - Some of the thousands of leaked doping test results were so extreme they posed a risk to athletes' health, one of the experts cited in a report on suspected blood doping tells Reuters, calling for more action to clean up the sport. Full Article
China is rejecting criticism of its program to build settlements for Tibetan nomads, saying that resettlement has been based on "what the masses want". Sean Carberry reports.
JERUSALEM - "I declare I will be a loyal citizen of the state of Israel," reads the oath that must be sworn by all naturalised Israeli citizens. Increasingly, they are words being uttered by Palestinians. Full Article
- Greek stocks plunge, banks hammered, after 5-week crisis shut down |
- Train drivers' union to go ahead with London underground strike
- Sterling strength gives Bank of England rate-setters a headache
- Former trader Hayes found guilty in world's first Libor trial
- HSBC sells up in Brazil as profits jump on Hong Kong boom |