The parent company of Google has had its annual shareholder meeting.
Alphabet dismisses investor proposals on AI, antitrust issues and diversity
US Senate votes to block Trump's $8bn Saudi arms sale
Mr Trump bypassed Congress last month in an attempt to push through the deal.
Sudan's military shuts down the internet
Sudan's military has shut down the internet in an attempt to crush a revolt
US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran
New restrictions prevent leaders' access to financial resources
San Francisco set to ban e-cigarettes
The city of San Francisco is set to ban the sale of e-cigarettes.
Democratic candidates in first debates of 2020 election
The stage is set for the first Democratic presidential primary debate for 2020
The G20 summit in Japan starts
World leaders are arriving in Osaka, Japan, for the start of the G20 summit
EU and Mercosur agree trade deal after 20-year talks
The EU and South American economic bloc Mercosur have clinched a huge trade deal
Hong Kong chief executive addresses protestors
Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam said the suspended extradition bill will not return
Europe's central bank set for first female boss
The EU has nominated Christine Lagarde to become the boss of the influential ECB
Should the US cut interest rates?
One of America's interest rate setters, Loretta Mester, lays out her view.
Independence Days and the power of symbolism
As the US celebrates 4th July, what significance do national days hold?
Oil tanker seizures rile UK, US and Iran
How oil traders are reading the spat between three countries over seized national tankers
US and Qatar discuss economy and security
Qatar's Emir will meet Donald Trump in Washington amid growing tensions in the Arab Gulf
Mexico's finance minister resigns
Carlos Urzua was a key figure in President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's government.
Defiant Fed boss says Trump won't make him quit
Jerome Powell also hints that a cut in interest rates may be on the horizon.
UK raises security level for British flagged ships in the Gulf
It comes after a BP tanker had assistance from a Royal Navy warship in the region.
Facebook faces $5 billion privacy penalty
The company is thought to have reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission
Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces opposition
The US treasury secretary has warned about the potential criminal use of Libra
US Congress grills big tech bosses on antitrust
Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Google among those questioned.
Mexican drug lord sentenced to life in prison
El Chapo was earlier accused of being behind the biggest supplier of drugs to the US.
US House passes bill to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour
However, the Republican controlled Senate will be a major hurdle to implementation.
Iran seizes British tanker in Strait of Hormuz
23 personnel were on board the tanker, which was heading "north toward Iran"
Credit cards and how to avoid a cycle of debt
The Smart Consumer podcast with Jess Quayle and Iona Bain from the Young Money Blog.
India's space ambitions
As India prepares to launch a second mission to the moon, we ask if it's money well spent