Day: November 8, 2017

FLORESVILLE, Texas (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence traveled on Wednesday to rural southeastern Texas, where he paid tribute to the victims and heroes from a church massacre that stands as the deadliest gun violence ever committed in a U.S. place of worship. Pence and his wife, Karen, were welcomed with cheers and applause
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(Reuters) – Texas put to death a Mexican national on Wednesday for the kidnap, rape and murder of his cousin, and Florida on the same day put to death a 53-year-old man for a 1991 double-murder, officials said. Death row inmate Ruben Cardenas poses in this handout photo received November 8, 2017. Texas Department of
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SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (Reuters) – It was heartbreaking for Jennifer Berrones to explain to her 7-year-old daughter Kaylee that her friend and classmate Emily was not coming back to school after Sunday’s church massacre in rural Texas. “At first my daughter didn’t understand what had happened. She asked me if Emily was sleeping and I
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BEIJING (Reuters) – North Korea and trade will likely top the agenda when U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping sit down for formal talks on Thursday, a day after Trump warned Pyongyang of the grave danger of developing nuclear weapons. U.S. President Donald Trump takes part in a welcoming ceremony with China’s
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(Reuters) – Wisconsin’s economic development agency on Wednesday approved a $3 billion incentives package for Taiwan-based Foxconn to build a massive liquid-crystal display plant in the state, Governor Scott Walker said. The logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, is seen on top of the company’s headquarters in New Taipei City,
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Senate tax-cut bill, differing from one in the House of Representatives, was expected to be unveiled on Thursday, complicating a Republican tax overhaul push and increasing skepticism on Wall Street about the effort. Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee Orrin Hatch (R-UT) walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU envoys discussed on Wednesday delaying into next year the launch of talks with London on a post-Brexit relationship, raising the risk of businesses shifting out of Britain due to lack of clarity on what will happen after March 2019. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the Conferederation of British Industry’s
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BOGOTA (Reuters) – A landslide killed at least four people and left 18 missing in southwest Colombia, authorities said on Wednesday, as the country grappled once again with the deadly pairing of heavy rains and poor infrastructure. Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos walks down a street after floods and landslides, caused by heavy rains where
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Ճիշտ մեկ տարի առաջ Դոնալդ Թրամփն անակընկալ հաղթանակ տարավ նախագահական ընտրություններում։ Սահակ Միքայելյանն ու Արթուր Սահակյանը քննարկում են այն ինտրիգները, սկանդալներն ու քաղաքական դրամաները, որոնց ամերիկացիներն ականատես եղան Տրամփի նախագահության հենց առաջին օրվանից սկսած։ It’s been a year since Donald Trump’s upset victory on November 8, 2016. Sahak Mikaelian and Arthur Sahakyan are discussing the
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