"If you win something from us, we might surprise you with it down the line. Fair warning. Here's a fun fact: Lisa is such an amazing person that she donated what she would have spent on the trip to the United Way of the Alberta Capital Region!"
"British Brexit Minister Stephen Barclay said the government would comply with assurances given to a Scottish court that Prime Minister Boris Johnson would write a letter to the EU requesting a Brexit delay if a deal is not reached by Oct. Get a morning update of the latest business, politics or international stories with Reuters Messenger briefing: m.me/reuters"
"Flames engulfed two ethanol holding tanks on Tuesday at a NuStar Energy petrochemical storage facility near San Francisco, prompting health authorities to urge residents of two adjacent towns to remain indoors for much of the day while crews battled to subdue the blaze."
"Citizenship for sale: Reuters investigation shows how relatives and allies of Cambodia's leader have amassed wealth overseas and used their wealth to seek foreign citizenship – a practice Hun Sen has decried as unpatriotic and at times has sought to outlaw. Read the full special report https://reut.rs/2oKVHio"
"Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden questioned surging rival Elizabeth Warren's credibility on Wednesday, accusing her of failing to be open with voters about how she would pay for her ambitious Medicare for All healthcare proposal. For a custom daily brief of the latest stories from Reuters, try our Messenger news briefing: m.me/reuters"
"In the shadow of the Massif Central’s extinct volcanoes, the production line at French glacé-fruit producer Cruzilles is working flat out to meet a glut of advanced orders from its number one export market: Britain. The 130-year-old confectioner finds itself at the sharp end of a rush by British retailers to stockpile ahead of Christmas, with a divorce deal between Britain and the European Union still elusive barely two weeks before an Oct. 31 deadline. https://reut.rs/35BrfI9"
"General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers union reached a tentative deal on Wednesday for a new four-year labor deal, moving closer to ending a costly month-long strike that shut down GM's most profitable factories in a test of wills over the future of U.S. auto industry jobs."
"Khmer Riche: For some members of Cambodia’s elite, Cypriot passports are part of a wider life of luxury that could undermine Prime Minister Hun Sen’s self-styled image as the humble leader of a party representing ordinary Cambodians. Read the full Special Reports on how relatives and allies of the country's leader amassed wealth overseas https://reut.rs/2MmIJAG"
"Polish lawmakers on Wednesday voted in favor of a bill to criminalize "the promotion of underage sexual activity," in a move seen by some as a government effort to court conservative support and which outraged liberals who say the bill aims to ban sex education. For a custom daily brief of the latest stories from Reuters, try our Messenger news briefing: m.me/reuters"
"Wealth is a touchy subject in Cambodia. The Asian Development Bank estimates that 70% of people live on about $3 a day, and Hun Sen has long projected himself as a leader who suffers alongside his poorest compatriots. Yet many relatives with the Hun name flaunt their wealth on social media accounts. Reuters investigation shows how Cambodia's leader amassed overseas assets worth millions of dollars https://reut.rs/2MJctXe"
"U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators are working on nailing down a Phase 1 trade deal text for their presidents to sign next month, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday, adding he was prepared to travel to Beijing for more meetings if necessary."