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FILE PHOTO - Police and fire crew stand outside Trump Tower following a report of a suspicious package in Manhattan, New York City, U.S. on December 27, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo

Trudeau defends move to give U.S. agents more powers in Canada

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday defended plans to give more powers to U.S. border agents (More…)

Dakota pipeline protest camp nearly empty as holdouts face removal

By Terray Sylvester

CANNON BALL, N.D. (Reuters) – All but a few dozen of the last holdouts from a months-long (More…)

Police arrest 24 in California protest over off-duty officer shooting

(Reuters) – Two dozen people were arrested in Anaheim, California, during a protest calling for the arrest of an off-duty (More…)

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport, military base

By Isabel Coles and Stephen Kalin

SOUTH OF MOSUL (Reuters) – U.S.-backed Iraqi security forces captured Mosul airport on Thursday, (More…)

China military says aware of U.S. carrier in South China Sea

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s defense ministry said on Thursday it was aware of the presence of a U.S. aircraft carrier (More…)

Malaysia requests Interpol alert on four North Koreans over airport murder

By Rozanna Latiff

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia has requested Interpol to put an alert out to apprehend four North (More…)

Jobless claims up, four-week average lowest since 1973

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose slightly more than expected last week, but the (More…)

Protecting Trump Tower cost NY City $24 million from election to inauguration

By Gina Cherelus

NEW YORK (Reuters) – It cost New York City about $24 million to provide security at Trump (More…)

French police clash with youths at protest rally, arrest eight

PARIS (Reuters) – Hundreds of French high-school students staged an unauthorized anti-police rally on Thursday, blocking the entrances to a (More…)

Thousands still forced from homes by flooding in California tech hub

By Alex Dobuzinskis

(Reuters) – The mucky water flooding a section of San Jose in Northern California forced officials on (More…)