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Explainer: Trump risks legal fight with emergency threat on wall

Explainer: Trump risks legal fight with emergency threat on wall

Published 18/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will almost certainly face legal challenges over his decision to declare a national emergency to get additional funding for [more…]

China-U.S. trade talks ‘making a final sprint’: state media

China-U.S. trade talks ‘making a final sprint’: state media

Published 16/02/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese state media on Saturday expressed cautious optimism over trade talks between the United States and China, a day after President Xi [more…]

Trump says may extend March 1 deadline for China trade deal

Trump says may extend March 1 deadline for China trade deal

Published 15/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he may extend a March 1 deadline for reaching a trade deal with China while [more…]

House advances border security funds toward final passage

House advances border security funds toward final passage

Published 15/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved the rules for debating a bill to avert another partial federal government shutdown by [more…]

Senate passes border security bill, sends to House

Senate passes border security bill, sends to House

Published 15/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted overwhelmingly to avert another partial government shutdown with bipartisan spending legislation that funds new barriers for [more…]

Explainer: What’s at stake in U.S.-China trade talks

Explainer: What’s at stake in U.S.-China trade talks

Published 14/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are in Beijing this week as Chinese and American negotiators try [more…]

Russia’s MTS to decide if its U.S. listing is in best interest of…

Russia’s MTS to decide if its U.S. listing is in best interest of…

Published 08/02/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s mobile phone operator MTS said on Friday it will evaluate whether its listing in the United States is in the best [more…]

Nicht gut: Nearly 85 percent of Germans see U.S-German ties as…

Nicht gut: Nearly 85 percent of Germans see U.S-German ties as…

Published 08/02/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Nearly 85 percent of Germans have a negative or very negative view of U.S.-German relations, and most want to put more distance [more…]

Acting U.S. attorney general will testify before House panel

Acting U.S. attorney general will testify before House panel

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has agreed to testify on Friday before the House Judiciary Committee, the Justice Department said on [more…]

Acting U.S. Attorney Gen Whitaker to testify before House panel on…

Acting U.S. Attorney Gen Whitaker to testify before House panel on…

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will testify on Friday, after he [more…]