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Most economists say Brexit will harm economy - poll

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LONDON Nine out of 10 of Britain's top economists working in London's City financial district, small business and academia believe the economy will be harmed if Britain leaves the European Union, a poll said on Sunday.

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WHO rejects call for Olympics to be moved due to Zika 28 May 2016

LONDON, May 28 The World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday rejected a call for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved or postponed due to the threat posed by a large outbreak of Zika virus in Brazil.

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WHO rejects call for Olympics to be moved due to Zika 28 May 2016

LONDON, The World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday rejected a call for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved or postponed due to the threat posed by a large outbreak of Zika virus in Brazil.

UPDATE 1-WHO rejects call for Olympics to be moved due to Zika 28 May 2016

LONDON, May 28 The World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday rejected a call for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved or postponed due to the threat posed by a large outbreak of Zika virus in Brazil.

REFILE-WHO rejects call for Olympics to be moved due to Zika 28 May 2016

LONDON, May 28 The World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday rejected a call for the Rio Olympic Games to be moved or postponed due to the threat posed by large outbreak of Zika virus in Brazil.

FACTBOX-Foreign companies named in Brazil's "Car Wash" probe 27 May 2016

May 27 Brazilian police said this week they were investigating local units of three international steelmakers in a massive corruption investigation involving the country's state-run oil company, Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras.

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U.S. health official says Zika not a reason to cancel Olympics 26 May 2016

The widespread Zika virus outbreak in Brazil does not pose enough of a threat to warrant canceling or putting off the Olympic Games set to be held in Rio de Janeiro in August, a leading U.S. health official said on Thursday .

U.S. health official says Zika not a reason to cancel Olympics 26 May 2016

May 26 The widespread Zika virus outbreak in Brazil does not pose enough of a threat to warrant canceling or putting off the Olympic Games set to be held in Rio de Janeiro in August, a leading U.S. health official said on Thursday .

Motor racing-List of Indianapolis 500 winners 26 May 2016

May 26 List of Indianapolis 500 winners: 2015 Juan Pablo Montoya (Colombia) 2014 Ryan Hunter-Reay (U.S.) 2013 Tony Kanaan (Brazil) 2012 Dario Franchitti (Britain) 2011 Dan Wheldon (Britain) 2010 Franchitti 2009 Helio Castroneves (Brazil) 2008 Scott Dixon (New Zealand) 2007 Franchitti 2006 Sam Hornish Jr. (U.S.) 2005 Wheldon 2004 Buddy Rice (U.S.) 2003 Gil de Ferran(Brazil) 2002 Castroneves 2001 Castroneves 2000 Montoya (Colombia) 1999 Kenny Brack (Sweden) 1998 Eddie Cheeve

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Brazilian companies rank worst among major economies on cyber security - report 26 May 2016

WASHINGTON Companies based in Brazil scored “significantly poorer” in aggregate on a variety of cyber security indicators than those based in other major world economies, such as the United States and China, according to a report released on Thursday.

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Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOs

ROME At least 700 migrants may have died at sea this past week in the busiest week of migrant crossings from Libya towards Italy this year, Medecins San Frontieres and the UN Refugee agency said on Sunday.