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U.S. bill would ban American tourist travel to North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican and Democratic U.S. congressmen introduced a bill on Thursday that would ban Americans from traveling to (More…)

U.S. economy grows at tepid 1.2 percent; business spending softens

By Lucia Mutikani

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but there (More…)

U.S. college teaches veterans to heal each others’ mental wounds

By Scott Malone

NEWTON, Mass. (Reuters) – Former U.S. Army Specialist Tara Barney will never forget the 2013 night when (More…)

U.S., Japanese leaders agree to enhance sanctions against North Korea: White House

TAORMINA, Italy (Reuters) – President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed on Friday to expand sanctions against (More…)

U.S. weather forecasters predict above-normal hurricane season

By Laila Kearney

(Reuters) – U.S. weather forecasters on Thursday predicted more tropical storms in 2017 than normal for the (More…)

U.S. Alzheimer’s deaths jump 54 percent; many increasingly dying at home

By Julie Steenhuysen

CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. deaths from Alzheimer’s disease rose by more than 50 percent from 1999 to (More…)

Ivanka Trump meets human trafficking victims in Rome

By Isla Binnie

ROME (Reuters) – Ivanka Trump spoke with African women who were trafficked into prostitution and discussed ways (More…)

Trump calls North Korea leader ‘madman’ who cannot be let on the loose: transcript

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In a call last month with the Philippines’ president, U.S. President Donald Trump described North Korea’s leader (More…)

Driver indicted in deadly Times Square attack, crash

By Gina Cherelus

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A grand jury has indicted the driver charged with killing a young woman (More…)

Hundreds protest over minimum wage at McDonald’s stockholder meeting

By Bob Chiarito

OAK BROOK, Ill. (Reuters) – Hundreds of fast-food workers demanded wage increases as they marched outside McDonald’s (More…)