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‘Bonfire of the Vanities’ author Tom Wolfe dead at 88

‘Bonfire of the Vanities’ author Tom Wolfe dead at 88

Published 16/05/2018

(Reuters) - Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of “new journalism” who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including “The [more…]

Supreme Court puts brakes on police searches of rental cars

Supreme Court puts brakes on police searches of rental cars

Published 14/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday limited the ability of police to search rental cars driven by someone other than the person [more…]

U.S. judge says Mueller should not have ‘unfettered power’ in…

U.S. judge says Mueller should not have ‘unfettered power’ in…

Published 05/05/2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - A federal judge said Special Counsel Robert Mueller should not have “unfettered power” in probing ties between President Donald Trump’s campaign [more…]

Drug case against U.S. actress Rose McGowan to go ahead

Drug case against U.S. actress Rose McGowan to go ahead

Published 03/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Virginia judge ruled on Thursday there was enough evidence to proceed with a felony drug case against actress and anti-sexual-harassment activist [more…]

U.S. recalls more than 200 million eggs over salmonella fears

U.S. recalls more than 200 million eggs over salmonella fears

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Nearly 207 million eggs from a farm in North Carolina are being recalled from nine U.S. states after 22 people fell ill, the [more…]

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

Published 15/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Protesters gather outside the Trump Building at 40 Wall St. to take action against America’s refugee ban in New York City, U.S., March [more…]

U.N. rights office decries Trump’s reported remarks as ‘racist’

U.N. rights office decries Trump’s reported remarks as ‘racist’

Published 12/01/2018

The United Nations human rights office on Friday rejected as "racist" and inciting xenophobia the reported remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump describing immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from "shithole" countries. [more…]

Republicans control Virginia House after concession, court ruling

Republicans control Virginia House after concession, court ruling

Published 12/01/2018

Democrat Shelly Simonds speaks after losing a random drawing by the Virginia Department of Elections to determine the winner of the 94th House of Delegates [more…]

U.S. court rejects Trump bid to stop transgender military recruits on

U.S. court rejects Trump bid to stop transgender military recruits on

Published 21/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Navy sailors stand in the audience as President Donald Trump participates in the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. [more…]

Second U.S. judge blocks Trump administration birth control rules

Second U.S. judge blocks Trump administration birth control rules

Published 21/12/2017

An illustration picture shows a woman holding a birth control pill at her home in Nice January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Eric GaillardSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A [more…]