HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - Donald Trump vowed to hit rival Hillary Clinton harder in the next presidential debate after she put him on the defensive by accusing him of being racist, sexist and a tax dodger.
ALGIERS Iran rejected on Tuesday an offer from Saudi Arabia to limit its oil output in exchange for Riyadh cutting supply, dashing market hopes the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week to help ease a global glut of crude.
WASHINGTON Six Democratic U.S. senators on Tuesday demanded Yahoo Inc explain why hackers' theft of user information for 500 million accounts two years ago only came to light last week and lambasted the company's handling of the breach as "unacceptable."
Consumer and technology stocks including Amazon led gains on Wall Street on Tuesday as some investors deemed Democrat Hillary Clinton to have won a presidential debate against Republican rival Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON A leading Republican lawmaker in Congress on Tuesday said Wells Fargo would be right to recover pay from executives involved in a scandal in which up to 2 million accounts and credit cards were set up without customers' consent.
WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it was providing nearly $400 million in additional humanitarian funding to help Syrians caught up in the country's civil war, bring total U.S. humanitarian spending for Syria to about $5.9 billion.
TEL AVIV Close relatives of former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shimon Peres rushed to his hospital bedside on Tuesday amid media reports that his condition had deteriorated and he was close to death.