Drug companies told to do more to tackle 'superbug' crisis
LONDON (Reuters) - Drugmakers' response to the threat posed by "superbugs" remains patchy even after years of warnings, according to the first analysis of individual companies' efforts to tackle the antibiotic resistance crisis.
Tillerson to present US strategy on Syria to European, Arab allies
PARIS, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will give an outline of the United States' strategy to stabilize Syria and push ahead with a political solution when he holds talks with close allies in Paris on Tuesday, Western and Arab diplomats said.
P&G profit falls on beauty brands sale, tax charge
(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co
reported a 68 percent drop in quarterly profit on Tuesday, due to the sale of a chunk of its beauty brands to Coty Inc last year and a charge related to the recent U.S. tax overhaul.
RPT-U.S. National Weather Service cancels tsunami watch for California
Jan 23 (Reuters) - The National Weather Service on Tuesday canceled a tsunami watch it has previously issued for California following a 7.9 magnitude earthquake that had struck the Gulf of Alaska.
North Korea and U.S. clash at disarmament forum on nuke issues
GENEVA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - North Korea said on Tuesday it had a "powerful and reliable" nuclear deterrent to thwart any attack and accused the United States of deploying military assets nearby under the pretext of ensuring the security of the Winter Olympics.
Uber CEO says relationship with ex-chief Kalanick 'fine but strained'
(Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said the ride-hailing company's relationship with former chief Travis Kalanick was "fine but strained".
FEATURE-Mosquito-packed drones could give extra bite to Zika fight
TEPIC, Mexico, Jan 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - S praying thousands of chilled, sterile mosquitoes from specially adapted drones could prove a cost-effective way to slash numbers of the insects and curb the spread of Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases, say the backers of the technology.
POLL-Mexican peso more at risk from Trump than leftist victory
By Miguel Gutierrez and Sheky Espejo
U.S. defense chief says Rohingya plight even worse than media portrayals
JAKARTA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday that the plight of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar was even worse than media portrayals.
Futures higher on strong earnings, global growth hopes
(Reuters) - U.S. stock futures were slightly higher on Tuesday as a bunch of upbeat corporate results and robust global growth expectations lifted sentiment.
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