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Oil prices climb as U.S. set to end Iran sanction waivers

Oil prices climb as U.S. set to end Iran sanction waivers

Published 22/04/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices jumped on Monday as the United States looked set to announce that all buyers of Iranian oil must end their [more…]

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is expected to announce on Monday that buyers of Iranian oil need to end imports soon or face sanctions, [more…]

FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

Published 22/04/2019

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) - The FBI on Saturday said it had arrested Larry Hopkins, the leader of an armed group that is stopping undocumented migrants [more…]

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top congressional Democrats left the door open on Sunday to the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump, but said they would first [more…]

Vulnerable House Democrats tread carefully in wake of Mueller report

Vulnerable House Democrats tread carefully in wake of Mueller report

Published 21/04/2019

(Reuters) - Vulnerable House Democrats, mindful of President Donald Trump’s continued strength among Republican voters, are using caution in how they respond to the special [more…]

U.S. intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

U.S. intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

Published 20/04/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. intelligence has accused Huawei Technologies of being funded by Chinese state security, The Times said on Saturday, adding to the list of [more…]

Republican Romney says he is ‘sickened’ by Trump’s behavior during…

Republican Romney says he is ‘sickened’ by Trump’s behavior during…

Published 19/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said on Friday he was “sickened” by the dishonesty of U.S. President Donald Trump and people [more…]

Trump approval drops 3 points to 2019 low after release of Mueller…

Trump approval drops 3 points to 2019 low after release of Mueller…

Published 19/04/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The number of Americans who approve of President Donald Trump dropped by 3 percentage points to the lowest level of the [more…]

Mueller report strengthens resolves on both sides of political…

Mueller report strengthens resolves on both sides of political…

Published 19/04/2019

CLEARWATER, Florida/LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - After months as volunteer activists demanding that U.S. President Donald Trump be impeached, Eileen and Michael O’Brien sat on their [more…]

Top Democrats in Congress reject Barr’s proposal to limit Mueller…

Top Democrats in Congress reject Barr’s proposal to limit Mueller…

Published 19/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate on Friday rejected Attorney General William Barr’s proposal to allow them access [more…]