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Women from the Dominican Republic are apprehended by the border patrol for illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico in Los Ebanos, Texas, U.S., August 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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…)

More U.S. states deploy technology to track election hacking attempts

By Christopher Bing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A majority of U.S. states has adopted technology that allows the federal government to (More…)

Lightning storms mass over California, Oregon as wildfires blaze

By Steve Gorman

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Storm clouds gathered over southern Oregon and northern California early on Wednesday, threatening (More…)

New Mexico compound member in U.S. illegally over 20 years: government

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – A Haitian woman who was charged with child abuse at a New Mexico compound has been (More…)

Chinese hackers targeted U.S. firms, government after trade mission: researchers

By Christopher Bing and Jack Stubbs

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – Hackers operating from an elite Chinese university probed American companies and (More…)

Colorado baker in case of Supreme Court sues state over ‘persecution’

By Keith Coffman

DENVER (Reuters) – A Colorado baker who won a narrow Supreme Court victory over his refusal to (More…)

Special Report: Reuters’ testing triggers lead cleanup at Fort Knox base

By Joshua Schneyer

FORT KNOX, Kentucky (Reuters) – Fort Knox is famed for its ultra-secure bullion depository that holds $100 (More…)

U.S. and Mexico to set up joint team to fight drug cartels

By Karen Pierog

CHICAGO (Reuters) – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and Mexico will set up a joint team in (More…)

Pennsylvania report details decades of sexual abuse by priests

By David DeKok

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) – Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused thousands of children over a 70-year (More…)

Israel lets food, goods back into Gaza as Egypt pushes truce

By Nidal al-Mughrabi

GAZA (Reuters) – Israel allowed commercial goods back into the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, in a sign (More…)