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Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas…

Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas…

Published 03/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An attorney of U.S. President Donald Trump said that if the special counsel investigating Russia’s alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election [more…]

White House says Trump nominates Geoffrey Starks to FCC

White House says Trump nominates Geoffrey Starks to FCC

Published 02/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump named Geoffrey Starks as his pick to become a member of the Federal Communications Commission for the remainder of [more…]

Trump calls for comedian Samantha Bee’s firing after crude Ivanka slur

Trump calls for comedian Samantha Bee’s firing after crude Ivanka slur

Published 01/06/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump called on Friday for comedian Samantha Bee to be fired after she made a vulgar comment about [more…]

Trump sees media bias in handling of ‘Roseanne’ cancellation

Trump sees media bias in handling of ‘Roseanne’ cancellation

Published 31/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested an executive behind ABC’s cancellation of sitcom “Roseanne” was biased while the White House [more…]

Man who attacked Russian art masterpiece says driven by ideology

Man who attacked Russian art masterpiece says driven by ideology

Published 29/05/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A man who attacked and damaged a masterpiece of Russian painting with a metal pole said on Tuesday he had acted for [more…]

Northern Ireland rally calls on Britain’s May to ease abortion rules

Northern Ireland rally calls on Britain’s May to ease abortion rules

Published 28/05/2018

BELFAST (Reuters) - Hundreds of women’s rights activist rallied in Belfast on Monday to put pressure on British Prime Minister Theresa May to reform Northern [more…]

Tencent pulls investment in content start-up after online backlash

Tencent pulls investment in content start-up after online backlash

Published 28/05/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tencent Holdings, which owns China’s top social media app WeChat, has scrapped an investment of up to 30 million yuan ($4.7 [more…]

Chairman Mao stunt backfires at blockchain conference in China

Chairman Mao stunt backfires at blockchain conference in China

Published 28/05/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A publicity stunt featuring a Mao Zedong lookalike at a conference on blockchain in China on Monday sparked an uproar on social [more…]

Kenyan filmmakers rise up against ‘archaic’ 1960s restrictions

Kenyan filmmakers rise up against ‘archaic’ 1960s restrictions

Published 28/05/2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan filmmakers have urged authorities to revamp a 1960s law that threatens them with jail if they do not pay for a [more…]

Actor Morgan Freeman apologizes after accusations

Actor Morgan Freeman apologizes after accusations

Published 26/05/2018

(Reuters) - Actor Morgan Freeman said on Friday any suggestion he assaulted women or created an unsafe workplace is false and apologized to anyone he [more…]