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A farm which was damaged by heavy flooding is pictured outside Winslow, Nebraska, U.S., March 20, 2019. Picture taken on March 20, 2019. REUTERS/Humeyra Pamuk

‘It’s not about the Benjamins,’ Netanyahu says of U.S. support for Israel

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said “it’s not about the Benjamins” as he hit back on (More…)

Trump doubles down on Obamacare fight, asks court to overturn law

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration has stepped up its attack on the Obamacare health care law, telling a (More…)

Flooding woes add to trade war stress in ‘Trump country’ farm belt

By Humeyra Pamuk and P.J. Huffstutter

COLUMBUS, Neb./CHICAGO (Reuters) – Nebraska grain farmer Ryan Ueberrhein was barely breaking even after (More…)

U.S. to expand abortion ‘gag rule,’ won’t fund certain groups: Pompeo

The Trump administration on Tuesday expanded its anti-abortion policies, prohibiting U.S.-funded organizations from supporting other groups that support abortion and (More…)

Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead in apparent suicide: police

(Reuters) – The father of one of the children killed in the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School (More…)

Israel-Hamas fighting abates along Gaza border after major escalation

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Ari Rabinovitch

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Cross-border fighting between Israel and Hamas abated on Tuesday after a (More…)

Trump signs decree recognizing Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed a decree on Monday at the start of a meeting with Israeli Prime (More…)

Trump to give Israel’s Netanyahu an election boost

By Steve Holland

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump was set to give Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a (More…)

Petrochemical disaster still hampers efforts to clear Houston shipping bottleneck

HOUSTON (Reuters) – The backlog of vessels waiting to move through the Houston Ship Channel grew on Monday while it (More…)

Trump push for China trade reform draws wide support at home, abroad

By David Lawder, Philip Blenkinsop and Michael Martina

WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS/BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s blunt-force use of tariffs in (More…)