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Gymnastics: Biles soars to sixth title at national championships

Gymnastics: Biles soars to sixth title at national championships

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - American Simone Biles reasserted her position as the world’s unrivaled number one gymnast with an amazing winning performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships [more…]

U.S. Marine killed in Iraq identified

U.S. Marine killed in Iraq identified

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - The Department of Defense (DOD) identified on Sunday the U.S. service member who died during an Iraqi Security Force (IFS) mission as Gunnery [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…]

In three shaken U.S. cities, Lady Gaga tries to channel ‘fury into…

In three shaken U.S. cities, Lady Gaga tries to channel ‘fury into…

Published 11/08/2019

(Reuters) - In El Paso, Texas, there are books for third-grade students, many of whom have none at home. Disabled students in Dayton, Ohio, will [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…]

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…]