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  • U.S. asks Venezuela for access to detained Citgo executives CARACAS (Reuters) – Washington has asked the government of leftist Nicolas Maduro for access to Venezuelan-American executives of U.S.-based refiner Citgo detained in Caracas this week, a State Department official 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 on ...
  • After DNA test, California man freed from prison in 1978 double-murder LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A man wrongfully convicted in California of the 1978 double-murder of a woman and her child is spending his first Thanksgiving Day as a free man in 39 years, after being released on the basis of DNA evidence. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. judge orders Uber customer to arbitrate price-fixing claims NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge ruled that Uber can force an unhappy Connecticut customer’s price-fixing case against the ride-service company into arbitration, after the customer said the proposed class action belonged in court because he never agre… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • In Thanksgiving message, Trump hails military gains and ‘big, beautiful, fat tax cuts’ PALM BEACH, FLORIDA (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump gave a bullish Thanksgiving address to troops overseas on Thursday, hailing progress in Afghanistan and against ISIS, and telling them they were fighting for “something real,” including a stoc… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Investigators find no conspiracy in murder of Baltimore detective: police (Reuters) – Investigators in Baltimore have found no conspiracy behind the shooting death of a homicide detective killed the day before he had been set to testify against fellow officers accused of graft, the city’s police commissioner said on Wednesda… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Exclusive: CSX to impose hefty fees on some rail customers in 2018 SEATTLE (Reuters) – CSX Corp will charge new fees for freight shipments to Mexico and hike charges for customers that fail to load or discharge railcars by agreed deadlines or ship unsafely loaded or overweight railcars as of Jan. 1, the company said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • U.S. Senate candidate Moore’s spokesman resigns as allegations roil campaign (Reuters) – The communications director for U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has resigned amid the Alabama Republican’s efforts to combat allegations of sexual misconduct that have roiled his campaign. 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 ...
  • Ex-WellCare general counsel gets six months in U.S. prison (Reuters) – A former general counsel of insurer WellCare Health Plans Inc was sentenced on Wednesday to six months in prison for making a false statement to Florida’s Medicaid program as part of what prosecutors called a $35 million healthcare fraud sc… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Bodyguard to armed Oregon occupation leader sentenced to probation (Reuters) – A man who tried to get Mormon church leaders to mediate an end to last year’s occupation of a federal wildlife center in Oregon by armed militants was sentenced on Wednesday to two years on probation for his own brief role in the takeover. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Trump Organization in buyout deal on struggling NYC tower: report (Reuters) – The Trump Organization has reached a deal that lets it walk away from a 46-story New York skyscraper with a hotel and condominiums that has had trouble attracting business, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Pressure mounts on U.S. Rep. Conyers after sexual harassment allegations WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative John Conyers faced additional fallout on Wednesday related to sexual harassment accusations made by former staffers, as a fellow Democrat called for his resignation and two more suggested he give up a prominen… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • U.S. judge strikes down Texas measure to limit second-trimester abortions AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – A U.S. district judge on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas law that would ban the most common type of second-trimester abortions in the state, after plaintiffs argued the procedure was safe, legal and necessary for women’… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Jeff Sessions orders review of gun background check system WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a review of a government database used for background checks on gun buyers, after a man who killed 26 people in a Texas church was left off the system despite having a crim… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. judge strikes down Texas law to limit second-trimester abortions AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – A U.S. district judge in Austin on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas law that would restrict the most common type of second-trimester abortions in the state, after plaintiffs argued the procedure was safe, legal and neces… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Former U.S. ethics official files complaint against Trump aide Conway WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The former head of a U.S. government ethics watchdog said on Wednesday he had filed a complaint claiming senior White House adviser Kellyanne Conway violated a law barring executive branch employees from engaging in political act… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Five U.S. citizens among Citgo executives detained in Venezuela: source WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Five of six executives of U.S.-based refiner Citgo who were arrested in Caracas this week are U.S. citizens, according to a source familiar with the matter, a possible complication in Venezuela’s growing sweep of corruption in th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • The social media answer to stressful U.S holiday: Friendsgiving NEW YORK (Reuters) – Americans overwhelmed by crowded highways and the prospect of cooking a turkey and all the trimmings for the Thanksgiving holiday dinner are turning for relief to the latest social-media driven holiday – Friendsgiving. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Sign-up pace slows in third week of 2018 Obamacare enrollment (Reuters) – The pace slowed in the third week of enrollment for 2018 Obamacare individual insurance as nearly 800,000 people signed up through the federal government website HealthCare.gov, down about 75,000 people from the previous week, a U.S. govern… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Alabama prisoner recaptured after second escape in three weeks (Reuters) – An Alabama prisoner was captured in DeKalb County, Georgia, on Tuesday, just days after his second jailbreak in three weeks, authorities said on Wednesday. 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 ...
  • Pace slows in third week of 2018 Obamacare sign-ups: U.S. (Reuters) – Nearly 800,000 people signed up for 2018 Obamacare individual insurance in the 39 states that use the federal government website HealthCare.gov during the third week of 2018 enrollment, a decline of about 75,000 people from the previous wee… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Trump: Father of UCLA player in shoplifting case is ‘ungrateful fool’ (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday reignited a feud with the father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who were detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, calling him an “ungrateful fool” in a series of early-morning twee… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea; three missing TOKYO (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in the Philippine Sea south of Japan on Wednesday as it flew to the aircraft carrier the Ronald Reagan, the U.S. Seventh Fleet said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Trump reignites feud with father of UCLA player accused of shoplifting (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday reignited a feud with the father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who was detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, tweeting that he alone was responsible for their release. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea with 11 crew and passengers TOKYO (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in waters southeast of Japan’s Okinawa island on Wednesday as it flew to the aircraft carrier the USS Ronald Reagan, the U.S. Seventh Fleet said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Second U.S. judge halts Trump ban on transgender troops (Reuters) – A second federal judge on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump from banning transgender people from serving in the U.S. military, ruling that the prohibition likely amounted to unconstitutional discrimination. 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 ...
  • U.S. Olympic gold medalist Douglas says doctor sexually abused her (Reuters) – Three-times Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas said on Tuesday she was sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, the latest in a list of female athletes to accuse the doctor of misconduct. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • House ethics panel investigating allegations against U.S. Rep. Conyers WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The House of Representatives Ethics Committee said on Tuesday it was investigating allegations of sexual harassment against U.S. Representative John Conyers, who said his office had resolved a harassment case with a payment but n… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Haitians in U.S. malign Trump decision to send them back home NEW YORK (Reuters) – Haitian immigrants on Tuesday decried a U.S. decision to end a program that granted 59,000 Haitians temporary visas after the 2010 earthquake, saying they would be sent back to a country that has yet to recover from that disaster a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. wants PLO’s Washington office to stay open: State Department WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States wants the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to keep its Washington office open and is in talks with Palestinian officials about the issue despite a U.S. decision that could trigger its closure, the State D… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • David Cassidy, teen heartthrob of ‘The Partridge Family,’ dies at 67 (Reuters) – David Cassidy, a singer and actor whose androgynous features and jaunty voice made him a 1970s teen heartthrob on the “The Partridge Family” television show, died on Tuesday at age 67, his publicist said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Many in Haiti thank U.S. for renewal, not end, of protected status PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – The U.S. decision to end from July 2019 a scheme that protects some 59,000 Haitians from deportation from the United States was viewed positively on Tuesday in Haiti, where many were pleased that the program would last for an… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • White House personnel investigated for improper foreign contact: Washington Post WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three U.S. military personnel allegedly had improper contact with foreign women while traveling with President Donald Trump on his trip this month to Asia, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday. 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, United settle World Trade Center developer’s 9/11 claims NEW YORK (Reuters) – The developer of the World Trade Center in New York has reached a $95.2 million settlement of all claims against American Airlines Group Inc, United Continental Holdings Inc and other aviation defendants stemming from the Sept. 11,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Ex-New York prison guards found guilty of charges over 2013 beating NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two former New York state jail guards were found guilty by a Manhattan jury on Tuesday of federal charges related to the 2013 beating of an inmate who suffered life-threatening injuries, prosecutors announced. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Man charged with terrorism, murder in New York truck attack WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal grand jury on Tuesday indicted Sayfullo Saipov on terrorism and murder charges stemming from last month’s truck attack in Lower Manhattan in which eight people were killed, the U.S. Justice Department said in a statemen… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • U.S. consumer agency hits Citi with $6.5 million in fines over education lending WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said on Tuesday it had ordered Citibank to pay $6.5 million for alleged student loan servicing failures it said had harmed borrowers. 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 ...
  • Trump defends Senate candidate Moore despite misconduct allegations WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump defended embattled U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore on Tuesday, saying the Alabama Republican had denied allegations of sexual misconduct and emphasizing that he did not want Moore’s Democratic opponent… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • SEC charges N.Y. town, ex-official, with defrauding municipal investors WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday charged Oyster Bay, New York, and its former top elected official with defrauding investors in the town’s municipal securities offerings, the agency said in a statement. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • U.S. Representative Conyers denies harassment allegation WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative John Conyers on Tuesday acknowledged that there had been a harassment allegation against him but said he denied it and resolved the matter with a payment but no admission of guilt. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Smithsonian, Christo stole credit from top photographer, lawsuit says NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Smithsonian Institution and the artist Christo were sued on Tuesday by a New York photographer who accused them of stealing credit for his photos of “Running Fence,” a 1976 installation that remains one of Christo’s best-known … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. threatens to sue Harvard over admissions policy probe BOSTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department has threatened to sue Harvard University to force it to turn over documents as it investigates whether the Ivy League school’s admission policies violate civil rights laws. 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 ...
  • Suspect in custody in fatal Pennsylvania police shooting (Reuters) – The suspect in the fatal shooting last week of a Pennsylvania police officer who had been less than a year on the job is in custody after a massive manhunt, authorities said on Tuesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Hundreds of Las Vegas shooting victims file lawsuits in California court (Reuters) – Hundreds of victims of the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas filed five lawsuits on Monday in a California court against the operators of the hotel from which the gunman fired, the organizers of the country music festival he targeted and th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Witness in U.S. FIFA trial describes off-books payments to soccer officials NEW YORK (Reuters) – A government witness in the U.S. corruption trial related to soccer’s world-governing body FIFA testified on Monday about millions of dollars paid to former soccer officials in exchange for broadcasting and sponsorship rights for i… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • New Puerto Rico utility head, same old challenges NEW YORK (Reuters) – New leadership at Puerto Rico’s beleaguered electric utility may not be sufficient to compensate for missteps following Hurricane Maria that led to delayed work, recurrent blackouts and more than $500 million in contracts with unte… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • CBS channels blacked out for Dish customers over carriage dispute (Reuters) – CBS Corp’s TV stations were blacked out for Dish Network Corp’s customers over a network carriage deal dispute, the companies said early Tuesday. 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 ...
  • Baseball star Halladay’s plane made dive before fatal crash: NTSB FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) – The aircraft piloted by Roy Halladay made a sharp dive before crashing into the Gulf of Mexico earlier this month, killing the retired baseball star, federal investigators 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 ...
  • Counting the costs: U.S. hospitals feeling the pain of physician burnout ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Reuters) – Dr. Brian Halloran, a vascular surgeon at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, starts planning his garden long before spring arrives in southeast Michigan. 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. airman killed in Texas plane crash (Reuters) – A U.S. Air Force training jet crashed Monday near Lake Amistad, Texas, killing the pilot and injuring another, according to officials at Laughlin Air Force Base. 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 ...
  • Judge in California blocks Trump’s order on sanctuary cities (Reuters) – A federal court judge in California on Monday blocked an executive order from President Donald Trump to deny some federal grants to so-called sanctuary cities, undermining the administration’s crackdown on illegal immigration. 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. to end protected status for Haitians in July 2019 WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States in July 2019 will end a special status given to about 59,000 Haitian immigrants that protects them from deportation after a devastating 2010 earthquake, senior Trump administration officials said on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • White House asks Supreme Court to allow full travel ban WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to allow President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban to take full effect after an appeals court in California ruled last week that only parts of it could be enacted. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Trump calls for Lynch suspension if anthem protest continues (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch should be suspended by the NFL if he continues to protest during the national anthem after Lynch sat during a rendition of the song before Sunday’s game … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Uber hit with $8.9 million fine in Colorado over unqualified drivers (Reuters) – Colorado regulators on Monday fined Uber $8.9 million, saying the ride-services company allowed 57 people to drive for it although they lacked valid driver’s licenses or had committed other offenses that would have disqualified them. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Nebraska clears path for Keystone XL pipeline, challenges remain LINCOLN, Neb./CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, removing a big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project backed by President Donald Trump, … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Antitrust lawyer admits to scheme to defraud New York law firms (Reuters) – An antitrust lawyer pleaded guilty on Monday to federal charges that she conspired with her husband to use two bogus vendors to defraud two New York law firms out of $7.8 million. 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 ...
  • Yellen to leave Fed board once Powell sworn in as central bank chief WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will leave her seat on the central bank’s Board of Governors once Jerome Powell is confirmed and sworn in to replace her as head of the Fed, the central bank and Yellen announced on Monday…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. general sets two-year goal for driving back Afghan Taliban WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. general in Afghanistan said on Monday he believes he could help Afghan forces drive back the Taliban enough to control at least 80 percent of the country within two years, compared with about two-thirds today. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Tyson puts Kansas plant on hold, to build facility in Tennessee (Reuters) – Tyson Foods Inc said it was putting on hold plans to build a chicken production plant in Kansas following opposition from local residents and the No. 1 U.S. meat processor said it would build a new $300 million facility in Tennessee. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Nebraska regulators approve Keystone XL pipeline route in win for Trump LINCOLN, Nebraska/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Nebraska regulators voted on Monday to approve TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL pipeline route through the state, lifting the last big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project that U.S. President Donald T… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Zarrab trial in U.S. is a ‘clear plot against Turkey’, government says ANKARA (Reuters) – A U.S. court case against a wealthy Turkish gold trader is a “clear plot against Turkey” that lacks any legal basis, Ankara’s government spokesman said on Monday, ratcheting up rhetoric ahead of a trial that has strained diplomatic r… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Nebraska to decide fate of controversial Keystone XL pipeline LINCOLN, Nebraska/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Nebraska regulators will announce their decision on Monday on whether to approve TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL pipeline route through the state, the last big hurdle for the long-delayed project. 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 ...
  • Mass killer, cult leader Charles Manson dies at 83 (Reuters) – Charles Manson, the wild-eyed cult leader who orchestrated a string of gruesome killings in Southern California by his “family” of young followers, shattering the peace-and-love ethos of the late 1960s, died on Sunday, prison officials said… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Pennsylvania police in manhunt for suspect in killing of officer (Reuters) – Authorities were searching on Sunday for a gunman who killed a Pennsylvania police officer during a traffic stop, and raised the reward to $43,500 while asking for tips in the case. 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 ...
  • Former New York state official sued over alleged sex harassment (Reuters) – A former New York state employee has filed a federal lawsuit alleging she was sexually harassed by a onetime political appointee of Governor Andrew Cuomo, part of a wave of such accusations leveled in recent weeks against public figures. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Sunday he should have left in jail the three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting after the father of one of the players questioned Trum… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • New Orleans’s first female mayor to lead city during its 300th anniversary (Reuters) – A New Orleans City Council member who launched a political career after helping her neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina was elected as the city’s first female mayor this weekend in a runoff that pitted her against another woman. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Trump open to dropping healthcare provision in Senate tax bill: aide WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to enact the biggest overhaul of the tax code since the 1980s, a senior White House aide said on Sunday…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • White House OK with removing Obamacare mandate repeal from Senate tax bill WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump would not object to removing a provision in a Senate Republican tax plan that would repeal the Obamacare mandate if it “becomes an impediment,” White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said on Sunday…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Bangladesh arrests militant suspect in U.S. blogger killing DHAKA (Reuters) – Bangladesh police said on Sunday they had arrested a suspected leader of an Islamist group wanted in connection with the death in 2015 a U.S. blogger critical of religious extremism. 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 ...
  • U.S. nuclear general says would resist ‘illegal’ Trump strike order WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. nuclear commander said on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an “illegal” launch of nuclear weapons. 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 ...
  • U.S. nuclear general says would resist ‘illegal’ Trump strike order: CBS WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. nuclear commander was quoted as saying on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an “illegal” launch of nuclear weapons. 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 ...
  • U.S. destroyer slightly damaged in collision with tug off Japan: U.S. Navy WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. guided-missile destroyer, USS Benfold,, sustained slight damage when a Japanese tug drifted into it during a towing exercise off central Japan on Saturday, the U.S. Navy 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 ...
  • Florida Democratic Party chief resigns after women say he made them uneasy FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) – The chairman of the Florida Democratic Party resigned and apologized on Friday after being accused of creating an uncomfortable work environment for women by making suggestive comments and leering at them. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Ivanka Trump, Italy’s Aquazzura end ‘Wild Thing’ shoe lawsuit NEW YORK (Reuters) – Italian shoemaker Aquazzura Italia SRL has dismissed its lawsuit accusing Ivanka Trump of stealing the design of its “Wild Thing” stiletto-heeled shoe for her own, less-expensive “Hettie” model. 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 ...