News U.S. lawmakers slam Trump as 'weak,' 'cowardly' in summit with Putin 2018-07-16T17:51:09.000000000-04:00 Leading U.S. lawmakers, including numerous Republicans, harshly criticized President Donald Trump on Monday for failing to confront Russian President Vladimir Putin over Moscow's meddling in the 2016 U.S. election as the two presidents of nuclear powers stood side-by-side at a joint press confere... Shock, alarm as Trump backs Putin on election meddling at summit 2018-07-16T17:51:09.000000000-04:00 Standing side by side with Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump refused on Monday to blame the Russian leader for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, casting doubt on the findings of his own intelligence agencies and sparking a storm of criticism at home. Bank of America profit beats on consumer loan growth, lower expenses 2018-07-16T17:28:36.000000000-04:00 Bank of America Corp reported quarterly profit above analyst expectations on Monday as the second-largest U.S. lender cut expenses and benefited from growth in loans and deposits on the back of a strengthening economy. U.S. judge suspends deportations of reunited immigrant families 2018-07-16T17:27:24.000000000-04:00 A U.S. judge temporarily barred the U.S. government on Monday from the rapid deportation of immigrant parents reunited with their children, while a court considers the impact on children's rights to seek asylum. Shock as Trump backs Putin on election meddling at summit 2018-07-16T17:21:06.000000000-04:00 Standing side-by-side with Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday refused to blame the Russian leader for meddling in the U.S. 2016 election, casting doubt on the findings of his own intelligence agencies and sparking a storm of criticism at home. Mnuchin says U.S. to consider waivers on Iran sanctions 2018-07-16T17:18:27.000000000-04:00 The United States in certain cases will consider waivers for countries that need more time to wind down imports of oil from Iran as it seeks to avoid disrupting global oil markets while reimposing sanctions against Tehran, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said. New York probes alleged tenant harassment by Jared Kushner's family firm 2018-07-16T17:08:07.000000000-04:00 The administration of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has opened a probe into allegations that the real estate firm once led by U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner harassed tenants at one of its largest residential buildings. Pratt & Whitney promises to meet engine production demands 2018-07-16T17:07:43.000000000-04:00 United Technologies Corp Chief Executive Greg Hayes said on Monday his company's Pratt & Whitney unit will be able to overcome supply chain problems to ramp up engine production next year as planemakers' orders swell. Jetmakers see brisk start to air show as UK tries to soothe Brexit worries 2018-07-16T17:07:43.000000000-04:00 Planemakers racked up more than $20 billion of deals on the opening day of the Farnborough Airshow on Monday, suggesting demand for new passenger jets remains in rude health despite worries over trade tensions and Brexit. Trump, after Helsinki summit, says he has confidence in U.S. intelligence 2018-07-16T16:56:04.000000000-04:00 U.S. President Donald Trump, facing a barrage of criticism for his comments during a news conference in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin, insisted in a post on Twitter on Monday that he has "GREAT confidence in MY intelligence people."