blog posts camera-drive tags links news1 news2 about RSS Australia offers rare national apology to victims of child sex abuseAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Monday offered a rare national apology, only the second since 2008, to victims of institutional child sexual abuse and their families, bringing some survivors to tears.

Thousands in U.S.-bound migrant caravan pour into Mexican cityA U.S.-bound caravan of thousands of mostly Honduran migrants whom President Donald Trump has declared unwelcome, crowded into the Mexican border city of Tapachula on Sunday, setting up impromptu camps in public spaces under a heavy rain.

China slams Pompeo's 'malicious' Latam comments amid influence battleChinese state media sharply criticized U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday after he made comments in Latin America warning about the hidden risks of seeking Chinese investment amid a growing influence battle in the region.

Asia shares pare losses as China rallies on stimulus hopeAsian share markets pared early losses on Monday as Chinese stocks swung higher for a second session and helped offset geopolitical concerns over Saudi Arabia, Italy and Brexit.

Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not awareSaudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate a "huge and grave mistake," but sought to shield its powerful crown prince from the widening crisis, saying Mohammed bin Salman had not been aware.

Exclusive: Sears chairman Lampert seeks partner for bankruptcy financing – sourcesSears Holdings Corp Chairman Eddie Lampert is in discussions with at least one potential partner to contribute to a $300 million bankruptcy loan the U.S. retailer is seeking, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

Global growth outlook for 2019 dims for first time: Reuters pollsThe outlook for global growth in 2019 has dimmed for the first time, according to Reuters polls of economists who said the U.S.-China trade war and tightening financial conditions would trigger the next downturn.

CBS interim chairman resigns from board because of ill healthCBS Corp interim chairman Richard Parsons has resigned from the board for reasons of ill health about a month after joining, the company said in a statement on Sunday.

Institutional investors turn their backs on Australian banksInvestors are turning against Australia's big banks as earnings tumble, growth plans are abandoned, and fee income cut in the fallout from a powerful financial sector misconduct inquiry and more challenging economic conditions.

Fiat Chrysler agrees to sell Magneti Marelli to Calsonic Kansei: sourcesFiat Chrysler (FCA) has agreed to sell its Magneti Marelli unit to KKR's Calsonic Kansei, two sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday, adding the deal would be announced on Monday.