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  • Supreme Court poised to rule on Trump travel ban, other cases WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court, winding down its nine-month term, will issue rulings this week in its few remaining cases including a major one on the legality of President Donald Trump’s ban on people from five Muslim-majority nations e… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Mistrial declared in Houston chokehold case ATLANTA (Reuters) – A mistrial was declared after jurors in Houston failed to reach a verdict late Saturday in the murder trial of the husband of a sheriff’s deputy accused of choking a Hispanic man in a case that spurred “Brown Lives Matter” protests,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Trump defends policies on border, North Korea in visit to Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – President Donald Trump defended his tough stance on immigrants crossing the U.S. border with Mexico on Saturday, praising his administration for a job well done and saying his approach will make the United States stronger. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • White House press secretary says asked to leave restaurant for working for Trump WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Saturday that she had been asked to leave a Virginia restaurant the night before because she worked for President Donald Trump. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Four arrested in Pittsburgh as protest calls for justice after police shooting (Reuters) – A largely peaceful protest in Pittsburgh grew tense on Friday when demonstrators, demanding justice for an unarmed black teenager who was killed by a policeman, blocked traffic and were confronted by police in riot gear, media reported. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • No drugs in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain’s body when he died: prosecutor (This version of the June 22 story was corrected to show traces of alcohol, medicines were found) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Four arrested in Pittsburgh protest calling for justice after police shooting (Reuters) – A largely peaceful protest in Pittsburgh grew tense on Friday when demonstrators, demanding justice for an unarmed black teenager who was killed by a policeman, blocked traffic and were confronted by police in riot gear, media reported. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • No drugs, no alcohol in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain’s body when he died: prosecutor PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room earlier this month, had no narcotics or alcohol in his body when he died, a local prosecutor said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Jackson family patriarch Joe reported gravely ill in hospital LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Joe Jackson, patriarch of the singing Jackson family, was reported on Friday to be hospitalized with a serious, possibly terminal illness. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Parted at U.S. border by Trump policy, migrants seek their children SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lilian Merida-Galicia and her 7-year-old daughter were apprehended after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona and separated by U.S. officials in mid-May. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Rhode Island legalizes sports betting, gets 51 percent of revenues NEW YORK (Reuters) – Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed a $9.6 billion budget for fiscal 2019 on Friday that legalizes sports betting and gives the state 51 percent of the revenues from the wagers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Accused N.Y attacker says U.S. court’s judgment ‘not important’ NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Uzbek national accused of killing eight people by driving a speeding truck along a New York City bike path last October spoke of a “war” led by Islamic State at a pre-trial hearing on Friday and dismissed the court’s judgment a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Octogenarian New England ex-mob boss convicted of 1993 murder BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal jury on Friday found a former boss of the New England mob and one of his associates guilty of the 1993 murder of a nightclub owner whose remains were discovered buried in Rhode Island two years ago. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • New York ban on gravity knives upheld by U.S. appeals court NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Friday upheld the constitutionality of New York state’s ban on gravity knives, which can be opened to a locked position with a one-handed flick of the wrist. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Octogenarian ex-New England mob boss convicted of 1993 murder BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal jury on Friday found a former New England mob boss and one of his associates guilty of the 1993 murder of a nightclub owner whose remains were discovered buried in Rhode Island two years ago. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Supreme Court restricts police on cellphone location data WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a major victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforceme… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Supreme Court rules warrants required for cellphone location data WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a major victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforceme… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Thirty-three children fall ill at Florida summer camp (Reuters) – Thirty-three children and three adults were taken to hospital after falling ill at a summer camp in central Florida, the local fire department said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. accuses Chinese man of smuggling anti-submarine warfare devices BOSTON (Reuters) – The head of a company that distributes marine-related products was arrested on Thursday on U.S. charges that he conspired with an entity affiliated with China’s armed forces to export devices to that country that could be used in ant… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Reality Winner to change her plea on leaking Russian interference report (Reuters) – A Georgia woman accused of illegally leaking a classified report on Russian interference in U.S. elections to a media outlet and charged with an espionage offense plans to change her plea, a document filed in federal court on Thursday showe… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Father says little Honduran girl on Time cover was not taken from mother TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – The Honduran toddler pictured sobbing in a pink jacket before U.S. President Donald Trump on an upcoming cover of Time magazine was not separated from her mother at the U.S. border, according to a man who says he is the girl’s f… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Three men indicted for Minnesota mosque bombing (Reuters) – Three men from a rural community in Illinois were indicted on Thursday and charged for the 2017 bombing of a mosque outside Minneapolis, U.S. prosecutors said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. prosecutors accuse Texas oil man ‘Frack Master’ of fraud (Reuters) – A Texas oil and gas businessman who called himself the “Frack Master” has been charged with securities fraud in connection with a scheme that defrauded investors out of $62.6 million, U.S. prosecutors said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Despite Trump order, border child separations could go on: legal experts (Reuters) – The much-vilified U.S. policy of separating children from parents who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border could continue under certain circumstances because of ambiguous language in President Donald Trump’s order meant to end the practic… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. passengers file suit against Southwest over fatal engine explosion NEW YORK (Reuters) – Eight passengers have sued Southwest Airlines Co over a catastrophic engine blowout in April that killed a passenger and injured several others. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Trump directs U.S. agencies to reunite families at border; Melania visits region WASHINGTON/MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was directing federal agencies to begin reuniting children and parents separated at the U.S.-Mexico border after entering the country illegally, a first step to implementi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. oil, gas system methane leaks larger than EPA estimates -study WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. oil and gas drilling and related operations give off much more of the powerful greenhouse gas methane than the federal government estimates, wasting about $20 billion of fuel a year, scientists said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • First lady Melania Trump visits detained immigrant children MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) – Melania Trump, wife of U.S. President Donald Trump, went on a damage-control mission for her husband on Thursday with a visit to a border detention facility where children separated from their parents were being held. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Special Report: Trump’s catch-and-detain policy snares illegal immigrants long in U.S. OCILLA, Georgia (Reuters) – Morena Vasquez didn’t want to drive that February night last year, but a co-worker at her job cleaning offices near Atlanta needed some keys dropped off. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Texas Gulf gets more rain, threatens region with flooding (Reuters) – Heavy showers drenched the Texas Gulf Coast on Thursday and flood waters continued to rise after residents fled their homes and crews conducted numerous water rescues in towns still recovering from Hurricane Harvey. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Jobless claims fall for fourth straight week The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a further tightening in labor market conditions. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new ...
  • Tent city for migrant children puts Texas border town in limelight TORNILLO, Texas (Reuters) – A small Texas farming community near El Paso with no traffic lights, a cotton gin and two dollar stores has found itself playing the uncomfortable host to a U.S. government tent city for children suspected of illegal border … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Record 47 million expected to travel for U.S. July Fourth holiday: AAA NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. travelers will hit the roads, rails and airports in record numbers this Fourth of July holiday, despite higher gasoline prices, the nation’s largest automotive advocacy group said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. centers force migrant children to take drugs: lawsuit (Reuters) – Immigrant children are being routinely and forcibly given a range of psychotropic drugs at U.S. government-funded youth shelters to manage their trauma after being detained and in some cases separated from parents, according to a lawsuit. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Anchorage hiker, missing for two days, killed by bear: police ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) – A hiker who had been missing for two days was found dead on Wednesday, the victim of a bear attack on the outskirts of Alaska’s biggest city, Anchorage police said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Flash floods punish Texas border towns, Gulf coast area (Reuters) – Heavy downpours lashed Texas’ Gulf Coast and unleashed flash floods on Wednesday, submerging vehicles, swamping homes and forcing numerous water rescues in towns still recovering from last year’s Hurricane Harvey. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • New York sues 3M, five others for cleanup costs of toxic chemicals NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York state sued 3M Co and five other companies to recover the cost of cleaning up environmental contamination caused by toxic chemicals in firefighting foam that they manufactured. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • American Airlines, United: don’t put separated migrant children on our flights NEW YORK (Reuters) – American Airlines and United Airlines have asked the federal government to refrain from using their flights to transport migrant children who have been separated from their families. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Washington D.C. residents approve wage hike for tipped workers WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Tipped workers in Washington, D.C. will eventually become the highest paid in the United States after voters passed a measure to drastically increase their minimum wage. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • House to vote Thursday on immigration legislation: Ryan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, said on Wednesday the House would vote on immigration legislation on Thursday that would end the practice of separating families who cross the U.S. border illega… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Heavy rains due to drench Texas Gulf Coast, Midwest (Reuters) – Heavy downpours were expected to drench the Gulf Coast of Texas and the U.S. Midwest on Wednesday and could cause flooding especially along already swollen rivers and in low-lying areas, forecasters warned. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Ex-NY state Senate leader, son face retrial on corruption charges NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former New York State Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam face the start of a second trial on federal corruption charges on Wednesday, nearly a year after an appeals court threw out their 2015 convictions. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Ex-TCW fund manager ordered to turn over texts in harassment lawsuit NEW YORK (Reuters) – A New York State judge on Tuesday ordered a former TCW Group Inc fund manager to hand over text messages sent to her friend around the same time that she had messaged about an alleged sexual encounter with her boss. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. judge dismisses Charleston shooting lawsuits, criticizes FBI (Reuters) – A federal judge has dismissed 16 lawsuits filed by survivors of a 2015 mass shooting at a South Carolina church who sued the government over the failure of an FBI-run background check system to prevent the purchase of the murder weapon. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • NBA player sues Milwaukee police, claiming excessive force (Reuters) – A National Basketball Association player on Tuesday filed a civil lawsuit in federal court alleging Milwaukee police used excessive force in a January arrest that he claims officers unnecessarily escalated from a simple parking violation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • High heat, chance of flash floods lingers for parts of U.S. (Reuters) – Hot, humid weather on Tuesday is expected to bring thunderstorms and a risk of flash floods from Texas to the southeastern United States, after damaging overnight storms in the Northeast region of the country, the National Weather Service s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • No more ‘internment camps’: Democrats disrupt congressional hearing WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Decrying “internment camps,” Democrats and their supporters disrupted a high-profile U.S. congressional hearing on Tuesday with a dramatic protest against the Trump administration’s policy of detaining immigrant children separate… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • California deals with dementia among aging inmates STOCKTON, Calif. (Reuters) – California prison inmate Richard Arriola does not remember the digestion problems that drove him to the doctor on a recent morning, or details of the conviction for child molestation that sent him to prison at age 88. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Pizza Hut pledges to drop some chicken antibiotics by 2022 NEW YORK (Reuters) – Yum Brand Inc’s Pizza Hut chain will fully phase out chickens raised with certain antibiotics in its U.S. restaurants by 2022, in the latest push by a major restaurant chain to follow healthier food practices. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. charges ex-CIA employee with leaking classified data, child porn offenses WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. federal prosecutors on Monday charged a former CIA employee with leaking classified national defense information to an unnamed organization that publicly disseminates such data, as well as with child pornography offenses. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Maryland woman pleads guilty to using IDs from massive U.S. government hack WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Maryland woman pleaded guilty on Monday to participating in a scheme to use identification data stolen in a massive 2015 data hack of a U.S. government agency to get fraudulent personal and vehicle loans through a Virginia-base… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Woman rescued after trapped in collapse building in New York NEW YORK (Reuters) – A woman was rescued after she was trapped in rubble when a vacant seven-story building partially collapsed onto smaller buildings in Poughkeepsie, New York, during a brief thunderstorm on Monday, the city’s mayor said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • U.S. rappers XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo die in separate shootings (Reuters) – Two up-and-coming U.S. rappers, XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo, were killed on Monday in separate shootings near Miami and in Pittsburgh, police and local media reported. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Woman trapped after building collapses in New York’s Hudson Valley NEW YORK (Reuters) – At least one woman was trapped in rubble in Poughkeepsie, New York, after a vacant seven-story building partially collapsed onto smaller buildings on Monday during a brief thunderstorm, according to the city’s fire department. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Florida rapper XXXTentacion, 20, dies in shooting (Reuters) – Up-and-coming U.S. rapper XXXTentacion was shot dead near Miami, Florida, on Monday, police said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Wendy’s under fire after employee films mouse amid buns NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Wendy’s restaurant in Oklahoma is under fire after an employee video showing a mouse inside a bag of hamburger buns was widely shared online. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Embattled Rosenstein wins case at U.S. Supreme Court WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Rod Rosenstein, the No. 2 U.S. Justice Department official who has come under criticism from President Donald Trump, picked up a legal victory for Trump’s administration at the Supreme Court on Monday in the first case he ever ar… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Trump directs establishment of U.S. force to dominate space WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Monday said he was clearing the way for the United States to exercise extra-terrestrial dominance by establishing a new, sixth branch of the military that he dubbed a “space force.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Supreme Court declines to curb electoral map manipulation WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday dealt a setback to election reformers by declining to use high-profile cases from Wisconsin and Maryland to curb the ability of state lawmakers to draw electoral districts purely for partisan adva… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • GM plans $175 million retooling of Michigan plant for Cadillac sedans DETROIT (Reuters) – General Motors Co will invest $175 million to modernize and retool a plant in Lansing, Michigan, to build the next generation of luxury Cadillac sedans, the company said on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Too frail for death row? Texas inmate seeks execution reprieve AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – After two recent botched U.S. executions of inmates with compromised veins, a convicted murderer and rapist is arguing he is too ill to be put to death by lethal injection in Texas later this month. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Americans grapple with recognizing facts in news stories: Pew survey NEW YORK (Reuters) – Only a quarter of U.S. adults in a recent survey could fully identify factual statements – as opposed to opinion – in news stories, the Pew Research Center found in a study released on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Five dead following U.S. Border Patrol car chase in Texas BIG WELLS, Texas (Reuters) – Five immigrants died and several others were injured on Sunday when their vehicle careened out of control while being chased by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Texas about 90 miles (145 km) north of the Mexican border, officia… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Five dead following U.S. Border Patrol car chase in Texas: reports (Reuters) – Five immigrants died and several others were injured on Sunday when their vehicle careened out of control while being chased by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Texas about 90 miles (145 km) north of the Mexican border, U.S. media reported, cit… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Five dead following Border Patrol car chase in Texas: reports (Reuters) – Five immigrants died and several others were injured on Sunday when their vehicle careened out of control while being chased by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Texas about 90 miles (145 km) north of the Mexican border, U.S. media reported, cit… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Second deputy dies after she was shot during fight with prisoner (Reuters) – A second Kansas sheriff’s deputy died on Saturday after being shot during a fight with a prisoner who was being taken from jail to court for a hearing in Kansas City, police said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Flooding possible in U.S. Southwest where wildfires scorch earth DENVER (Reuters) – Heavy thunderstorms and widespread rains expected on Saturday in the U.S. Southwest could help douse the numerous unrelenting wildfires crews are battling in the parched region. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Kentucky man gets 30-day sentence in attack on Senator Rand Paul (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday sentenced a Kentucky man to 30 days in prison for assaulting U.S. Senator Rand Paul in an attack last November that left the politician with several broken ribs, prosecutors said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • California police offer $50,000 reward in long-unsolved murders LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – California law enforcement officials on Friday offered a $50,000 reward to help crack the 1991 murders of an aspiring crime scene investigator and her family, hoping to capitalize on advances in DNA technology and publicity surr… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Two former Roadrunner Transportation executives charged with fraud: U.S. Justice Department WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two former executives of Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc were charged in an indictment unsealed on Friday for allegedly participating in an accounting and securities fraud scheme that resulted in a loss of more than $245 mi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. judge sentences Kentucky man in attack on Senator Rand Paul (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday sentenced a Kentucky man to 30 days in prison for assaulting U.S. Senator Rand Paul in an attack last November that left the politician with several broken ribs, prosecutors said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Harvard records show discrimination against Asian-Americans: group BOSTON (Reuters) – Harvard University killed an internal investigation in 2013 that found evidence the Ivy League school’s admissions system is biased against Asian-American applicants, a nonprofit group suing the university alleged in a court filing o… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Judge sends Trump’s former campaign chief Manafort to jail WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday sent President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, to jail pending trial, after Special Counsel Robert Mueller charged him last week with witness tampering. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Trump says he will not sign moderate ‘Dreamer’ immigration bill WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Friday he would not sign the more moderate of two bills under consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives that are meant to address the threat of deportation hanging over the United States’ “… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Soaring costs, loss of benefits top Americans’ healthcare worries: Reuters/Ipsos poll (Reuters) – For over a year now, Americans have listed healthcare as the most important problem facing the country, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens ...