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China says in principle door is open to talks with U.S. on trade

China says in principle door is open to talks with U.S. on trade

Published 04/06/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s door to talks is open in principle, the country’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday, a day after Beijing warned that any [more…]

North Korea shakes up top military brass ahead of Trump summit -…

North Korea shakes up top military brass ahead of Trump summit -…

Published 04/06/2018

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea’s top three military officials have been removed from their posts, a senior U.S. official said, a move analysts said on [more…]

Trump can probably pardon himself, but has no plan to: Giuliani

Trump can probably pardon himself, but has no plan to: Giuliani

Published 04/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump, under pressure from special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 U.S. election, probably has the [more…]

U.S. first lady Melania Trump to skip G7, North Korea summit

U.S. first lady Melania Trump to skip G7, North Korea summit

Published 04/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s wife, Melania Trump, will skip this week’s G7 summit in Quebec and does not plan to attend the planned [more…]

White House expected to announce compromise on biofuels: sources

White House expected to announce compromise on biofuels: sources

Published 04/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is expected on Monday to announce changes in biofuels policies, including a plan to count ethanol exports toward federal [more…]

FDA wants to shorten new drug monopolies to cut costs

FDA wants to shorten new drug monopolies to cut costs

Published 03/06/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - In an effort to increase competition and bring down prescription drug prices, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb wants to speed approval times [more…]

Trump’s lawyer says will fight Russia probe subpoena: report

Trump’s lawyer says will fight Russia probe subpoena: report

Published 03/06/2018

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

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…]

U.S. grand jury questions social media advisor to key Trump supporter

U.S. grand jury questions social media advisor to key Trump supporter

Published 02/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A social media expert who worked with influential Donald Trump ally Roger Stone during the 2016 U.S. presidential race testified before a [more…]