19 May 2017, 10:01 | Melvin Schneider
Trump denies he asked Comey for loyalty, threatens to cancel press briefings
Trump said an agreement struck with China will allow the U.S.to sell its beef and other major products to that country once again. Trump's recent comments have also prompted fresh accusations of interference with the FBI's Russian Federation investigation .
USA to renew sanctions waivers on Iran Wednesday
The US Treasury Department Wednesday announced unrelated, new sanctions in connection to Iran's ballistic missile program. The United States has decided not to re-impose sanctions on Iran's Nuclear Programme.
Despite Hubbub Over Michael Flynn, Clapper Says No Collusion with Russian Federation
Flynn served under Obama as defense intelligence chief before Obama dismissed him from that post. She didn't refuse to enforce the travel ban until January 30 - the same day she was sacked .
Alibaba announces $6 billion buyback but misses EPS forecast
Alibaba vice chairman Joseph Tsai told a conference call the company is seeking to capitalize on changes in the Chinese economy. Alibaba reported revenue of $5.61 billion, up 60% and beating the consensus estimate of $5.2 billion (35.87 billion yuan).