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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. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday sought to speed up the deportation of illegal immigrants, telling (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…)

Scores killed in Kabul blast as Afghanistan reels from attacks

By Abdul Qadir Sediqi and Sayed Hassib

KABUL (Reuters) – A suicide blast in a mainly Shi’ite area of Kabul (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…)

Anger at Italy bridge operator as hunt for survivors goes on

By Ilaria Polleschi

GENOA, Italy (Reuters) – Italian rescuers searched for survivors among towering slabs of concrete wreckage in Genoa (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…)

Hospitals scrap surgeries, Venezuelans forgo showers as taps run dry

By Andreina Aponte

CARACAS (Reuters) – At one of Caracas’ biggest public hospitals, most bathrooms are closed. Patients fill jugs (More…)

New school year, new security at site of Florida massacre

By Zachary Fagenson and Bernie Woodall

PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – Students at the Florida high school where a gunman killed (More…)

U.S. official warns of more actions against Turkey if pastor not freed

By Steve Holland

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is warning more economic pressures may be in store for Turkey (More…)

Erdogan says Turkey will boycott U.S. electronics, lira steadies

By Daren Butler and Behiye Selin Taner

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that Turkey would boycott (More…)