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Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit

Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit

Published 15/11/2018

BASE CAMP DONNA, Texas (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended the deployment of thousands of troops to the border with Mexico as he [more…]

Ready for a fight: Voter enthusiasm surges among U.S. Hispanics

Ready for a fight: Voter enthusiasm surges among U.S. Hispanics

Published 04/11/2018

(Reuters) - Hispanics are more interested in voting this year than in the last U.S. congressional midterm elections in 2014 and their enthusiasm outpaces that [more…]

Former Republican Sen. Kyl to replace McCain, bolstering conservatives

Former Republican Sen. Kyl to replace McCain, bolstering conservatives

Published 04/09/2018

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Reuters) - Former U.S. Republican Senator Jon Kyl is Arizona Governor Doug Ducey’s pick to fill the U.S. Senate seat from Arizona vacated [more…]

John McCain, war hero and ‘maverick’ Republican, is dead at 81

John McCain, war hero and ‘maverick’ Republican, is dead at 81

Published 26/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who ran for president in 2008 as a maverick Republican and [more…]

Reactions to the death of Senator John McCain

Reactions to the death of Senator John McCain

Published 26/08/2018

(Reuters) - John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who served as a U.S. senator from Arizona for more than three decades, died [more…]

Factbox: Facts about the late U.S. Senator John McCain

Factbox: Facts about the late U.S. Senator John McCain

Published 26/08/2018

(Reuters) - John McCain, who died on Saturday, spent more than five years as a prisoner of war and more than three decades in the [more…]

Explainer: Key U.S. election matchups at stake in final big…

Explainer: Key U.S. election matchups at stake in final big…

Published 05/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The campaign for control of the U.S. Congress and key governor’s offices reaches a critical juncture in August, the last big month [more…]

McCain, in new memoir, chides Trump for undermining U.S. values

McCain, in new memoir, chides Trump for undermining U.S. values

Published 03/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain rebukes President Donald Trump in a new memoir, accusing his fellow Republican of failing to uphold U.S. values [more…]

Ninety-eight now sick from romaine lettuce-linked E. coli: CDC

Ninety-eight now sick from romaine lettuce-linked E. coli: CDC

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Fourteen more people fell ill from an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, U.S. health officials said on Friday, bringing the number [more…]

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Published 10/04/2018

(Editors’ note: Story contains details that some readers may find upsetting) By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Seven people employed by the sex ad [more…]