Tulsi Gabbard Drops Out, Endorses Biden

(Reuters) - U.S. Representative Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran who campaigned to end “forever wars,” dropped her bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination and endorsed front-runner Joe Biden in a video posted to Twitter.

Trump Declares National Emergency to Battle Coronavirus

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over the quickly spreading coronavirus on Friday, opening the door to more federal aid to combat a disease that has infected over 138,000 people worldwide and left more than 5,000 dead.

Saudi Arabia, Russia Raise Stakes in Oil Price War

DUBAI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday it would increase its crude oil supply to a record high, raising the stakes in its price war with Russia and effectively rejecting Moscow’s overtures for new talks.