News Insurer Chubb says will stop underwriting NRA insurance for gun owners 2018-02-23T11:29:42.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Insurer Chubb Ltd on Friday said that it will stop underwriting a National Rifle Association-branded insurance policy for gun owners. U.S. expected to open embassy in Jerusalem in May, official says 2018-02-23T11:28:13.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is expected to open its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem in May, a U.S. official told Reuters on Friday, a move from Tel Aviv that reverses decades of U.S. policy. Former Trump campaign aide expected to plead guilty in Russia probe - reports 2018-02-23T11:24:02.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rick Gates, a former adviser to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, was expected to plead guilty as soon as Friday in a federal investigation into Russia's role in the election, the New York Times reported, a sign that he will likely cooperate in the probe. Judge rejects Shkreli's request to have conviction voided: Bloomberg 2018-02-23T11:23:40.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Biotech founder Martin Shkreli's request to have his securities fraud convictions thrown out was rejected by a judge who is set to sentence him on March 9, Bloomberg reported on Friday. Pentagon makes recommendations to White House on transgender individuals 2018-02-23T11:16:50.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has made his recommendations to the White House on transgender individuals and military service, the Pentagon said on Friday. Oprah Winfrey says 'definitely not' running for U.S. president 2018-02-23T11:10:01.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Oprah Winfrey put to rest any lingering questions about a potential 2020 bid for the presidency, declaring on a late-night talk show on Thursday that she was "definitely not running." Google raises price of YouTube TV, adds sports, Turner 2018-02-23T11:06:29.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is raising the price of its YouTube TV online service for new customers as it adds channels from Time Warner Inc's Turner, National Basketball League and Major League Baseball, the company said Wednesday. U.S. imposes largest package of sanctions against North Korea 2018-02-23T11:05:11.000000000-05:00 SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would impose the "largest-ever" package of sanctions on North Korea, intensifying pressure on the reclusive country to give up its nuclear and missile programs. Staff return to Florida high school for first time since massacre 2018-02-23T10:54:29.000000000-05:00 PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) - Staff members returned for the first time on Friday to the Florida high school where 17 students and faculty were gunned down last week in one of the deadliest school attacks in U.S. history, inflaming the national debate about gun rights. U.S. banks set for M&A wave as Trump cuts red tape 2018-02-23T10:50:16.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An easing of financial rules will soon unleash pent-up mergers and acquisitions among mid-sized U.S. banks, according to deal bankers, analysts and bank executives.