(Reuters) – In a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump, a U.S. appeals court refused yesterday to reinstate his travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority nations, calling it discriminatory and setting the stage for a showdown in the Supreme Court.
CARACAS, (Reuters) – Decried by protesters as “murderers” defending a dictator, Venezuela’s military insisted yesterday it was not taking sides in the national political turmoil, though it did back socialist President Nicolas Maduro’s controversial plan for a new congress.
LONDON, (Reuters) – London police said they had charged three men yesterday with offences over an alleged British-linked terrorism plot.
The men, from east London, were arrested last week before the Manchester suicide bombing which killed 22 people.
BRUSSELS, (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump yesterday intensified his accusations that NATO allies were not spending enough on defence and warned of more attacks like this week’s Manchester bombing unless the alliance did more to stop militants.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – The Federal Bureau of Investigation has declined for now to give the House Oversight Committee documents it had requested regarding communications between former FBI chief James Comey and President Donald Trump, the head of the panel said yesterday.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Oil prices tumbled 5 percent yesterday as the extension of output curbs by OPEC and other producing countries disappointed investors who had hoped for larger cuts, leading to the biggest daily percentage slide in crude prices since early March.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, is under scrutiny by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported yesterday.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – A bill passed by U.S. House Republicans would cause 23 million people to lose healthcare coverage by 2026 while de-stabilizing health insurance markets in some states and making it hard for sick people to buy insurance, a budget watchdog agency said yesterday.
MANCHESTER, England, (Reuters) – Police scrambled to close down a network around the Manchester suicide bomber with arrests in Britain and Tripoli yesterday, as details about the investigation were leaked to U.S.
VATICAN CITY, (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged U.S. President Donald Trump to be a peacemaker at their first meeting yesterday after they exchanged sharp words last year, and Trump promised he would not forget the pontiff’s message.
ROME, (Reuters) – More than 30 migrants, mostly toddlers, drowned on Wednesday when about 200 people without life jackets fell from a boat into the sea off the Libyan coast before they could be hauled into waiting rescue boats.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – Senior Russian intelligence and political officials discussed how to influence Donald Trump through his advisers according to information gathered by American spies last summer, the New York Times reported on Wednesday,
Citing three current and former U.S.
PITTSBURGH, (Reuters) – Seven men and five women, including two black jurors, will determine comedian Bill Cosby’s fate at his upcoming sexual assault trial in Pennsylvania, after claims from his lawyers that race played a factor in their selection.
MANCHESTER, England, (Reuters) – The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children had recently returned from Libya, a British minister said, and her French counterpart said he had links with Islamic State and had probably visited Syria too.