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Democratic 2020 contenders condemn Trump for spreading Epstein…

Democratic 2020 contenders condemn Trump for spreading Epstein…

Published 12/08/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic presidential contenders Beto O’Rourke and Cory Booker slammed U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday for promoting unfounded conspiracy theories about the [more…]

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war…

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war…

Published 11/08/2019

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) said on Sunday that fears of the U.S.-China trade war leading to a recession are increasing and that [more…]

Parade of Democratic 2020 hopefuls push for momentum in Iowa

Parade of Democratic 2020 hopefuls push for momentum in Iowa

Published 11/08/2019

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (Reuters) - A cavalcade of Democratic presidential hopefuls on Friday tried to turn a few precious minutes before Iowa voters into the [more…]

Lack of G7, IMF support seen dimming impact of U.S. move on China’s…

Lack of G7, IMF support seen dimming impact of U.S. move on China’s…

Published 11/08/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China is unlikely to face serious consequences from the Trump administration’s decision to label it a currency manipulator given the apparent lack [more…]

Democratic presidential contenders demand action on guns

Democratic presidential contenders demand action on guns

Published 11/08/2019

DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Democratic presidential contenders on Saturday urged Congress to take action to curb gun violence following mass shootings last weekend in [more…]

North Korea’s Kim oversaw Saturday’s test of ‘new weapon’: KCNA

North Korea’s Kim oversaw Saturday’s test of ‘new weapon’: KCNA

Published 10/08/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected Saturday’s test of a new weapon, which was developed to suit the country’s terrain, state [more…]

Outsider candidate Williamson brings ‘radical love’ to the Iowa…

Outsider candidate Williamson brings ‘radical love’ to the Iowa…

Published 10/08/2019

DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Marianne Williamson came to the Iowa State Fair on Friday with a simple request: Take me seriously. The self-help guru [more…]

Pelosi skeptical about Trump migration plan for El Salvador

Pelosi skeptical about Trump migration plan for El Salvador

Published 10/08/2019

SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised concern about El Salvador’s ability to cope with a tough migration deal being [more…]

White House summons tech, social media firms after shootings

White House summons tech, social media firms after shootings

Published 10/08/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House officials and big social media companies met on Friday to talk about how to curb extremism online after two mass [more…]

Trump administration moves to limit state powers to block…

Trump administration moves to limit state powers to block…

Published 10/08/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Friday unveiled a proposal that would curb state powers to block pipelines and other energy projects, part of [more…]