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U.S. government shutdown drags into fourth week amid stalemate

U.S. government shutdown drags into fourth week amid stalemate

Published 14/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A partial government shutdown entered its 24th day on Monday as talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats remained stalled [more…]

Republican Senator Graham urges Trump to open U.S. government…

Republican Senator Graham urges Trump to open U.S. government…

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Republican senator close to President Donald Trump on Sunday backed a temporary re-opening of the federal government, in the 23rd day [more…]

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

Published 13/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A partial U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump’s demand for $5.7 billion to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border entered [more…]

Texas tent city that holds migrant teens to close

Texas tent city that holds migrant teens to close

Published 13/01/2019

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) - A tent city in Texas for migrant teens will close, the U.S. government said on Friday, and the children held [more…]

House Democrats to test Republicans on Trump’s wall demand

House Democrats to test Republicans on Trump’s wall demand

Published 09/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As a partial U.S. government shutdown neared the three-week mark, Democrats on Wednesday were set to test Republicans’ resolve in backing President [more…]

In Oval Office speech, Trump demands a wall but does not declare…

In Oval Office speech, Trump demands a wall but does not declare…

Published 09/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump urged Congress in a televised speech on Tuesday to give him $5.7 billion this year to help build a [more…]

Holy guacamole! Mexican fuel shortage threatens Super Bowl snack

Holy guacamole! Mexican fuel shortage threatens Super Bowl snack

Published 09/01/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Super Bowl fans may have to go without guacamole this year if avocado farmers in Mexico cannot send their fruit to [more…]

Explainer: Trump risks legal fight with emergency threat on wall

Explainer: Trump risks legal fight with emergency threat on wall

Published 09/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump would almost certainly face a legal challenge if he makes good on his threat to get funding for a [more…]

Trump administration says it will provide food stamps in February…

Trump administration says it will provide food stamps in February…

Published 09/01/2019

(Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Tuesday it would keep providing food assistance to poor Americans in February despite a partial U.S. government shutdown, [more…]

Trump, Pence will meet with Senate Republicans on Wednesday: White…

Trump, Pence will meet with Senate Republicans on Wednesday: White…

Published 09/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will meet with Senate Republicans on Wednesday on Capitol Hill, amid a government shutdown [more…]