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U.S. President Donald Trump reacts to a question during an interview with Reuters in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S. August 20, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

U.S. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday sought to speed up the deportation of illegal immigrants, telling (More…)

How a mother’s tough choice gave her son a potential U.S. asylum advantage

By Kristina Cooke and Reade Levinson

SAN FRANCISCO/WEST PALM BEACH (Reuters) – For two months in detention after being separated (More…)

Gunman who killed five at Florida airport to get life in prison

By Bernie Woodall

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) – A U.S. veteran of the war in Iraq who killed five people (More…)

New U.S. training unit in Afghanistan faces old problems

By James Mackenzie

CAMP DAHLKE, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Captain Joe Fontana, a team leader with the U.S. army’s 1st Security (More…)

Rains pile misery on India’s flooded Kerala state as toll rises to 164

By Sivaram Venkitasubramanian and Gopakumar Warrier

KOCHI/BENGALURU, India (Reuters) – The worst floods in a century in the Indian state (More…)

Vatican voices ‘shame and sorrow’ over damning sex abuse report

By Philip Pullella and Scott Malone

VATICAN CITY/BOSTON (Reuters) – The Vatican expressed “shame and sorrow” on Thursday over revelations (More…)

U.S. imposes sanctions on Myanmar military over Rohingya crackdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on four Myanmar military and police commanders and two army (More…)

Kroger begins tests of driverless grocery delivery in Arizona

(Reuters) – U.S. supermarket operator Kroger Co said it will start testing driverless grocery delivery on Thursday with technology partner (More…)

U.S. will prosecute makers of ‘undetectable’ plastic guns: Sessions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned on Thursday that anyone who uses a 3-D printer to make (More…)

U.S. homebuilding slowing; labor market strong

By Lucia Mutikani

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. homebuilding rebounded less than expected from a nine-month low in July, suggesting the (More…)