The US was identified by the government as providing significant opportunities for a trade deal post-Brexit where food and drink was concerned, said the Food and Drink Federation.
The world woke up on Friday to the news that a terror attack claimed 14 lives in Barcelona and left around 100 injured.
White House chief of staff John Kelly's decision regarding Steve Bannon's future with the administration is reportedly imminent.
Bookmakers Paddy Power has cut its odds on US President Donald Trump to resign to evens after a controversial week for the former reality television star.
Better expectations for the economy overall and for personal financial prospects saw US consumer confidence rise in August, the results of a widely-followed survey showed.
A terrorist attack claimed the lives 13 people in Barcelona after a van speed through the busy central street of Las Ramblas on Thursday thoroughfare, with a second attack in the seaside town of Cambrils ending with death of five assailants.
Activity in the US mid-Atlantic factory sector gained momentum, according to the results of one of the most widely-watched surveys.
One of the most widely-followed gauges for the US jobs market revealed it continued to be in robust health.
South Korea's president cautioned Pyongyang not to pursue nuclear missile capabilities while underlining that Seoul and Washington shared the same aims.