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China calls on Canada to release Huawei executive Meng

China calls on Canada to release Huawei executive Meng

Published 20/01/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China urged Canada on Monday to release detained Huawei Technologies executive Meng Wanzhou as soon as possible. Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang, [more…]

Gymnastics: Miller keen to see Biles eclipse her in Tokyo

Gymnastics: Miller keen to see Biles eclipse her in Tokyo

Published 20/01/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Shannon Miller thinks her time as the United States’ most decorated Olympic gymnast will come to an end this summer and [more…]

Trump promises farmers that China trade deal will be good for them

Trump promises farmers that China trade deal will be good for them

Published 20/01/2020

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - President Donald Trump sought on Sunday to assure American farmers and ranchers hit by a protracted tariff war with China that [more…]

Sanders says being a woman, age could be ‘problems’ for 2020 candidates

Sanders says being a woman, age could be ‘problems’ for 2020 candidates

Published 20/01/2020

DES MOINES, IOWA/CONCORD, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders struggled to move past a weeklong controversy over whether he told U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren [more…]

U.S. House files brief laying out impeachment case against Trump

U.S. House files brief laying out impeachment case against Trump

Published 20/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. lawmakers managing the impeachment case against Donald Trump filed a brief on Saturday laying out their arguments supporting charges of [more…]

Highlights: Key quotes from the U.S. House impeachment memo

Highlights: Key quotes from the U.S. House impeachment memo

Published 20/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Here are highlights from the 111-page House Impeachment Brief filed Saturday afternoon. ON IMPEACHMENT: “President Trump has demonstrated his continued willingness to [more…]

Presidential hopeful Sanders renews attack on rival Biden’s Social Security record

Presidential hopeful Sanders renews attack on rival Biden’s Social Security record

Published 19/01/2020

CONCORD, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders doubled down on criticism of former Vice President Joe Biden’s record on Social Security on Sunday, as [more…]

Trump impeachment: What happens next?

Trump impeachment: What happens next?

Published 19/01/2020

(Reuters) - The White House on Friday named members of President Trump’s defense team for his impeachment trial, which will begin in earnest next week. [more…]

Democrat Bloomberg vows to narrow wealth gap for black Americans

Democrat Bloomberg vows to narrow wealth gap for black Americans

Published 19/01/2020

(Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Sunday pledged to narrow the wealth gap between black and white Americans by boosting black ownership of [more…]

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Published 19/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Universal’s “Dolittle” and “1917” found out what “Bad Boys” will do when they come for you at the box office. Sony’s [more…]