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South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

Published 15/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that he had never broken the law with the Gupta [more…]

Climate activists disrupt British cities with ‘summer uprising’

Climate activists disrupt British cities with ‘summer uprising’

Published 15/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Environmental activists sought to sow chaos in five British cities on Monday in a bid to force the government to act to [more…]

Hong Kong leader says protesters in latest clashes can be called…

Hong Kong leader says protesters in latest clashes can be called…

Published 15/07/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday protesters who clashed with police on the weekend were rioters, a legally loaded [more…]

South Africa’s Zuma tells corruption inquiry there is conspiracy…

South Africa’s Zuma tells corruption inquiry there is conspiracy…

Published 15/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African president Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that there was a conspiracy against him and that his [more…]

Trump may face more court battles over giving citizenship data to…

Trump may face more court battles over giving citizenship data to…

Published 15/07/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s order that all federal agencies provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department could open a new legal front over [more…]

Oklahoma, J&J to wrap up first trial over opioid crisis

Oklahoma, J&J to wrap up first trial over opioid crisis

Published 15/07/2019

(Reuters) - Oklahoma’s attorney general is expected on Monday to urge a judge to find Johnson & Johnson responsible for flooding the market with painkillers [more…]

Biden healthcare plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich

Biden healthcare plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich

Published 15/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner in the Democratic presidential race, unveiled a healthcare plan on Monday estimated to cost [more…]

Top Puerto Rico officials resign in group chat scandal that…

Top Puerto Rico officials resign in group chat scandal that…

Published 14/07/2019

(This story has been corrected to fix a typo in final paragraph.) By Luis Valentin Ortiz SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Two of Puerto Rico’s top [more…]

U.S. lawmakers will delay Mueller testimony by a week

U.S. lawmakers will delay Mueller testimony by a week

Published 13/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. House committees will delay former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s planned July 17 testimony for one week to allow lawmakers to [more…]

Singer R. Kelly charged in sex scheme of kidnapping and payoffs

Singer R. Kelly charged in sex scheme of kidnapping and payoffs

Published 12/07/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Singer R. Kelly, already charged with sexual assault in Illinois, was indicted in federal courts in New York and Chicago on Friday [more…]