Lawmaking

U.S. Supreme Court weighs challenge to New York gun transport limits

U.S. Supreme Court weighs challenge to New York gun transport limits

Published 01/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court will hear its first major gun rights case in nearly a decade on Monday in a challenge [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. weighs new regulations to further restrict Huawei suppliers – sources

Exclusive: U.S. weighs new regulations to further restrict Huawei suppliers – sources

Published 29/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government may expand its power to stop more foreign shipments of products with U.S. technology to China’s Huawei, amid frustration [more…]

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

Published 28/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious personal attacks [more…]

Qantas urges rapper will.i.am to withdraw racism accusation against staffer

Qantas urges rapper will.i.am to withdraw racism accusation against staffer

Published 18/11/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia’s flagship airline, Qantas, said on Monday it stood ready to offer legal assistance to a member of its flight crew named [more…]

Bannon delivers damaging testimony in trial of longtime Trump adviser Stone

Bannon delivers damaging testimony in trial of longtime Trump adviser Stone

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign CEO Steve Bannon delivered potentially damaging testimony on Friday against Roger Stone, describing communicating with Trump’s longtime [more…]

Ex-white house adviser Bannon testifies in trial of former Trump aide Stone

Ex-white house adviser Bannon testifies in trial of former Trump aide Stone

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Friday called one-time White house adviser Steve Bannon to the stand in its trial of President Donald Trump’s [more…]

Defying PM, thousands of Iraqis continue to flood Baghdad square

Defying PM, thousands of Iraqis continue to flood Baghdad square

Published 04/11/2019

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Thousands of anti-government protesters gathered in central Baghdad on Monday, defying the prime minister’s plea to end protests which he says are [more…]

Warren’s Medicare for All plan attacked, parodied by Republicans, Democrats and ‘SNL’ show

Warren’s Medicare for All plan attacked, parodied by Republicans, Democrats and ‘SNL’ show

Published 04/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. presidential contender Elizabeth Warren’s $20.5 trillion plan to provide healthcare for all Americans was attacked on the weekend by Republicans and [more…]

Democrat Warren: Medicare for All would not raise U.S. middle-class taxes ‘one penny’

Democrat Warren: Medicare for All would not raise U.S. middle-class taxes ‘one penny’

Published 01/11/2019

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday proposed a $20.5 trillion Medicare for All plan that she said would not [more…]

Long-serving former Democratic U.S. congressman John Conyers dies at age 90

Long-serving former Democratic U.S. congressman John Conyers dies at age 90

Published 28/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - John Conyers, a liberal Democrat who was the longest-serving African-American member of the U.S. House of Representatives, serving for more than half [more…]