News ESPN President Skipper resigns to deal with substance addiction 2017-12-18T13:32:11.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co's John Skipper resigned on Monday as president of ESPN, the company's most important network, due to a problem with addiction. More flights canceled after Atlanta airport's day without power 2017-12-18T13:30:09.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Hundreds of flights were canceled into and out of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Monday, a day after a paralyzing 11-hour power outage at the world's busiest airport left passengers marooned on airplanes idling on the tarmac. U.S. vetoes U.N. call for withdrawal of Trump Jerusalem decision 2017-12-18T13:26:28.000000000-05:00 UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States was further isolated on Monday over President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital when it blocked a United Nations Security Council call for the declaration to be withdrawn. Amtrak train on new route derails in Washington state, killing several 2017-12-18T13:24:57.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - An Amtrak passenger train derailed on Monday during its inaugural run along a faster route through Washington state, sending part of the train crashing down onto a major highway and killing an unknown number of passengers, authorities said. Boeing-Bombardier dispute ramps up at U.S. trade hearing 2017-12-18T13:22:52.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co and Bombardier Inc battled on Monday over the U.S. planemaker's claim that its Canadian rival used billions of dollars in illegal government subsidies and dumped its newest jetliner in the United States below cost. Buffett's latest milestone: Berkshire stock hits $300,000 2017-12-18T13:22:19.000000000-05:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc's stock price touched $300,000 for the first time on Monday, reflecting investors' confidence in Warren Buffett's conglomerate despite four straight quarters of lower operating profit. Trump strategy document singles out Russia as bad actor globally 2017-12-18T13:16:16.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration named Russia on Monday as a bad actor on the world stage in a policy document that offers a sober analysis of Moscow as a rival despite Trump's own bid for warmer ties with President Vladimir Putin. Massachusetts regulator opens pension probe against MetLife 2017-12-18T13:12:38.000000000-05:00 BOSTON (Reuters) - The top securities regulator in Massachusetts on Monday said he has opened an investigation of MetLife Inc after the insurer revealed last week it had failed to pay pensions to potentially thousands of people. South Africa's Ramaphosa wins election as ANC president 2017-12-18T13:11:52.000000000-05:00 JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was elected leader of the African National Congress on Monday in a close-run vote that will set the direction for the country and the scandal-plagued party that has ruled since the end of apartheid. Amtrak train derails on highway bridge in Washington state, several killed 2017-12-18T12:49:26.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - An Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over a major highway in Washington state on Monday morning, sending part of the train crashing down onto Interstate 5 and killing several passengers, authorities said.