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Damage is seen on a street after a tornado in Jefferson City, Missouri, U.S. May 23, 2019, in this image taken from social media. Tyler Thompson/via REUTERS T

Tornadoes kill three, hit U.S. Plains state capital

By Rich McKay

(Reuters) – Tornadoes killed at least three people in southwest Missouri and slammed into the state capital (More...)

Tornadoes kill three, hit U.S. Plains state capital

By Rich McKay

(Reuters) – Tornadoes killed at least three people in southwest Missouri and slammed into the state capital (More…)

U.S. measles outbreak spreads to Maine, 25th state to report case

(Reuters) – Maine became the 25th U.S. state to confirm a case of measles amid the country’s worst outbreak of (More…)

North Korea says “biggest issue” in U.S. ties is impounded ship

By Stephanie Nebehay

GENEVA (Reuters) – The U.S. seizure of a North Korean cargo ship is the biggest stumbling block (More…)

U.S. south ‘still under the gun’ after deadly storms

By Rich McKay

(Reuters) – A storm system that blasted the U.S. South was weakening on Tuesday but another was (More…)

Risk of nuclear war now highest since WW2, UN arms research chief says

By Tom Miles

GENEVA (Reuters) – The risk of nuclear weapons being used is at its highest since World War (More…)

Prepare for difficult times, China’s Xi urges as trade war simmers

By Michael Martina and David Lawder

BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is (More…)

Iranians tense and apprehensive as whispers of war spread

By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin

LONDON (Reuters) – Iranian and U.S. leaders have reassured their nations that they do not seek war. (More…)

U.S. military families more negative about housing than landlords claim, survey shows

By M.B. Pell and Joshua Schneyer

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. military families are expressing far deeper dissatisfaction with their (More…)

Special report – Hobbling Huawei: Inside the U.S. war on China’s tech giant

By Cassell Bryan-Low, Colin Packham, David Lague, Steve Stecklow and Jack Stubbs

CANBERRA (Reuters) – In early 2018, in a (More…)