WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Beset by challenges at home, President Donald Trump on Friday embarks on the longest trip to Asia by an American president in more than a quarter century, looking for help to pressure North Korea to stand down from a nuclear crisis. U.S. President Donald Trump hosts a tax reform industry meeting at
THORNTON, Colo. (Reuters) – Police in Colorado on Thursday captured a man accused of walking calmly into a suburban Denver Walmart and fatally shooting three people at random before driving away. Scott Ostrem, 47, was taken into custody without incident a day after the shooting following a tip from the public, the Thornton Police Department
BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing issued its first orange smog alert ahead of winter on Friday, forecasting heavy air pollution over the next four days, the second-highest alert in China’s four-tier emergency response system. FILE PHOTO: An Air China passenger aircraft flies amid heavy smog over the suburb of Beijing, China, January 2, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Many of the immigration initiatives launched by the Trump administration in recent weeks target one kind of migrant: children. FILE PHOTO: A girl sitting on the shoulders of her father holds a sign reading “Keep Families Together” at a protest against U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposed end of the DACA program
Արմեն Բարսեղյանը խոսում է ԱՄՆ հայկական համայնքի խնդիրների մասին եւ առաջարկում թե ինչ պետք է անել ԱՄՆ քաղաքականության մեջ ավելի մեծ ազդեցություն ձեռք բերելու համար։ LA Armenian activist Armen Barsegyan is talking about the political situation in the US after the presidential elections and the problems of Armenian diaspora in California.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey is seeking unspecified treatment, according to his representatives, following allegations of sexual misconduct that have forced a halt in production of his Netflix show “House of Cards” and a social media backlash. FILE PHOTO: 71st Tony Awards – Arrivals – New York City, U.S., 11/06/2017 – Actor
(Reuters) – South Korean Whee Kim continued his good start to the season with a bogey-free six-under-par 65 to take the first-round lead at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas on Thursday. Jun 17, 2017; Erin, WI, USA; Whee Kim plays his shot from the fourth tee during the third round of
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Director Brett Ratner has filed a defamation lawsuit against a woman who claimed in a Facebook post that he had raped her some 12 years ago, documents filed in federal court in Hawaii showed. FILE PHOTO: Director Brett Ratner poses at the Los Angeles premiere of “Hercules” in Hollywood, California, U.S.
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Jury selection was completed on Thursday in the trial of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and three others for their roles in a 2014 standoff between armed militia members and federal agents who had seized his cattle. FILE PHOTO: Cliven Bundy is pictured in this undated booking handout image provided by the
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States has circulated a draft U.N. Security Council resolution that would extend by two years the mandate of an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria, after Russia vetoed an extension last week. People, affected by what activists say was a gas attack, receive treatment inside a makeshift
TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada has to take a gradual approach to boosting immigration, with the government concerned about anti-immigrant sentiment and the country’s capacity to integrate newcomers, a minister said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: A young Syrian refugee looks up as her father holds her and a Canadian flag at the as they arrive at
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Thursday reported better-than-expected earnings and offered a rosy forecast for the holiday shopping season, allaying investor concerns about production delays on the new iPhone X and demonstrating remarkable strength across its growing line of products and services. The stellar earnings report came just as the iPhone X
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday agreed to expand the use of disaster aid to help rebuild Puerto Rico’s power grid and other infrastructure wrecked by Hurricane Maria, the White House said. Workers of Puerto Rico’s Electric Power Authority (PREPA) repair part of the electrical grid after Hurricane Maria hit the area
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) received several tongue-lashings during U.S. congressional hearings this week, but the world’s largest social network also got an assignment: Figure out how to notify tens of millions of Americans who might have been fed Russian propaganda. A Facebook logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt,
LONDON (Reuters) – Agatha Christie, the author dubbed the ‘Queen of Crime,’ is returning to the big screen after a decades-long absence with an adaptation of “Murder on the Orient Express,” directed by Kenneth Brannagh. Michelle Pfeiffer, Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Tom Bateman, Olivia Colman and Derek Jacobi arrive at the world premiere of Murder