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Barr defends Trump before release of special counsel’s Russia report

By Sarah N. Lynch

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday offered a spirited defense of President (More…)

North Korea calls for Pompeo to be dropped from talks; tests tactical weapon

By Joyce Lee and Hyonhee Shin

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea said on Thursday it no longer wanted to deal (More…)

Trump attorney general’s ruling expands indefinite detention for asylum seekers

By Mica Rosenberg and Kristina Cooke

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. Attorney General on Tuesday struck down a (More…)

Kushner urges world to keep ‘open mind’ about upcoming Middle East plan: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House senior adviser Jared Kushner urged a group of ambassadors on Wednesday to keep an “open (More…)

Ukraine says it captured Russian military intelligence hit squad

KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s security service SBU said on Wednesday it had captured a Russian military intelligence hit squad responsible (More…)

Ireland pleads with religious orders for answers on baby deaths

By Padraic Halpin

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland pleaded with religious orders on Wednesday to reveal where decades-old remains of all (More…)

U.S. trade deficit hits eight-month low as Chinese imports drop

By Lucia Mutikani

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. trade deficit fell to an eight-month low in February as imports from (More…)

French President Macron hopes to rebuild Notre-Dame in five years

By Richard Lough and Elizabeth Pineau

PARIS (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Tuesday that France would rebuild the (More…)

Satellite images may show reprocessing activity at North Korea nuclear site: U.S. researchers

By David Brunnstrom

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Satellite images from last week show movement at North Korea’s main nuclear site that (More…)

Ebola is real, Congo president tells skeptical population

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi on Tuesday implored people in areas hit by the (More…)