Mexico — A Joe Biden US presidency would lower border tensions and raise pressure on Mexico to respect US business interests as the two neighbours implement a trade deal designed to claw back jobs from China, officials and industry sources say.
London — Britain and the EU have made good progress in talks on a last-minute trade deal that would stave off a tumultuous finale to the five-year-old Brexit crisis, but fish is the biggest sticking point.
London — Derek Reader coats the deck of his 40-foot fishing boat in salt-resistant paint ahead of another punishing winter hunting plaice, turbot and cod in the Irish Sea. He hopes it will be his last season.
Nashville — US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden offered sharply contrasting views on the still-raging coronavirus pandemic at Thursday’s final presidential debate, seeking to persuade the few remaining undecided voters 12 days before their November 3 con...
Tokyo — Global stocks barely budged on Friday as investors tightened positions with less than two weeks to go before the US presidential election and awaited a breakthrough in stimulus talks in Washington.
New York — The US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences's antiviral drug remdesivir for treating patients with Covid-19 in hospital, making it the first and only drug approved for the disease in the US.