By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – British rock band Coldplay has thrown its support behind a Malta-based humanitarian charity that saves migrants in search-and-rescue missions at sea, the charity said on Thursday. The musicians, known for hits such as “Clocks” and “Viva La Vida”, kicked off their new role as patrons of…

By Ginger Gibson and Steve Holland CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Republicans meeting this week to anoint Donald Trump as their presidential candidate will try to sell the combative businessman to voters as a strong leader who can shield America from the threats of violent crime and Islamist militants. But a string of senior Republicans worried about…

By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) – This year’s Republican and Democratic conventions may prove what hotels have long feared: They could lose a consistent windfall to Airbnb and other home-sharing services. Normally, hotels would be cashing in on the combined 100,000 people expected to flood Cleveland for the Republican presidential nominating convention next week…