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White House press secretary says asked to leave restaurant for working for Trump

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 18:05:10 -0400

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Saturday that she had been asked to leave a Virginia restaurant the night before because she worked for President Donald Trump. "Last night I was told by....
South Carolina congressional candidate seriously injured in fatal car crash

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 11:53:06 -0400

Arrington, 47, was the passenger in a car driven by a friend on Friday night when a vehicle traveling in the wrong direction struck them on Highway 17 in Charleston County as they were going to Hilton....
No drugs in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain's body when he died: prosecutor

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 03:19:28 -0400

(This version of the June 22 story was corrected to show traces of alcohol, medicines were found) PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room ear....
Four arrested in Pittsburgh as protest calls for justice after police shooting

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 02:24:02 -0400

Police made four arrests during the hours-long demonstration that wound through the streets of the Steel City as hundreds of protesters blocked intersections and major thoroughfares, disrupting rush-h....
Prison shares rise as U.S. eyes more migrant family detention space

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:02:30 -0400

By Sinéad Carew and April Joyner (Reuters) - Shares in private prison operators CoreCivic Inc and Geo Group rose on Friday as investors bet on increasing demand for their services after U.S. authorit....
U.S. Navy drafts plans to house 25,000 immigrants at cost of $233 million

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:02:30 -0400

By Idrees Ali WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy is drafting plans to house up to 25,000 immigrants on its bases and other facilities, at an estimated cost of about $233 million over six months, as....
Parted at U.S. border by Trump policy, migrants seek their children

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:02:30 -0400

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lilian Merida-Galicia and her 7-year-old daughter were apprehended after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona and separated by U.S. officials in mid-May. Si....
White House accuses Democrats and media of exploiting toddler photo

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:02:30 -0400

(Reuters) - After weeks of criticism over the separation of immigrant families, the White House seized on a photo of a Honduran toddler seen sobbing at the U.S.-Mexican border to accuse Democrats and ....
Mexican airline Volaris offers free flights for separated children

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 22:02:30 -0400

Mexican airline Volaris said on Friday it was offering free flights to reunite families separated by the "zero tolerance" immigration policy of U.S. President Donald Trump. "It hurts us to see these ....
Octogenarian New England ex-mob boss convicted of 1993 murder

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 21:17:17 -0400

A federal jury on Friday found a former boss of the New England mob and one of his associates guilty of the 1993 murder of a nightclub owner whose remains were discovered buried in Rhode Island two ye....
U.S. judge says may rule next week on reuniting migrant children

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:14:32 -0400

A federal judge said on Friday he could rule as soon as the middle of next week on a request to order the U.S. government to reunite thousands of immigrant children who were separated from their paren....
Prison shares rise as U.S. eyes more migrant family detention space

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:14:11 -0400

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) issued a request for information on Friday afternoon about potential facilities from different providers ....
Mexican airline Volaris offers free flights for separated children

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 18:44:08 -0400

Mexican airline Volaris said on Friday it was offering free flights to reunite families separated by the "zero tolerance" immigration policy of U.S. President Donald Trump. "It hurts us to see these ....
White House accuses Democrats and media of exploiting toddler photo

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 18:01:22 -0400

The photograph, taken by photographer John Moore at the scene of a border detention this month, became a powerful image in the media coverage of the separation of families at the U.S.-Mexican border.....
Accused N.Y attacker says U.S. court's judgment 'not important'

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 17:46:33 -0400

The Uzbek national accused of killing eight people by driving a speeding truck along a New York City bike path last October spoke of a "war" led by Islamic State at a pre-trial hearing on Friday and d....
Octogenarian New England ex-mob boss convicted of 1993 murder

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 17:08:31 -0400

A federal jury on Friday found a former boss of the New England mob and one of his associates guilty of the 1993 murder of a nightclub owner whose remains were discovered buried in Rhode Island two ye....
Trump urges Republican lawmakers to drop immigration bill until election

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:45:55 -0400

By Doina Chiacu and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump urged Republican lawmakers on Friday to drop their efforts to pass comprehensive immigration legislation until after th....
New York ban on gravity knives upheld by U.S. appeals court

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:37:44 -0400

A federal appeals court on Friday upheld the constitutionality of New York state's ban on gravity knives, which can be opened to a locked position with a one-handed flick of the wrist. By a 3-0 vote,....
No drugs, no alcohol in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain's body when he died: prosecutor

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:26:33 -0400

U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room earlier this month, had no narcotics or alcohol in his body when he died, a local prosecutor said on Friday. Bourdain, ....
Showers soak much of U.S. Corn Belt; more storms next week

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:15:28 -0400

By Julie Ingwersen CHICAGO (Reuters) - Rains soaked portions of the U.S. Corn Belt this week, swamping fields in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa, and more storms are expected early next week ahead o....
Supreme Court restricts police on cellphone location data

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:13:44 -0400

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a maj....
Uber car's 'safety' driver streamed TV show before fatal crash: police

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:07:17 -0400

By Heather Somerville and David Shepardson SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The safety driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber car in Tempe, Arizona, was streaming a television show on her....
Tesla recycling machine catches fire at Fremont, California campus

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:48:26 -0400

The fire occurred after a cardboard baling machines that is used for recycling overheated, and was contained, Fremont Fire Department Division Chief Diane Hendry said on Friday. In a tweet earlier th....
ERCOT expects Texas power demand to break June record in heat wave

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:58:47 -0400

(Reuters) - Homes and businesses in Texas are expected to set a daily electricity consumption record for June on Friday as consumers crank up their air conditioners to escape a brutal heat wave, accor....
Where are the beds? Questions surround Trump's plan to hold families in detention

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:37:17 -0400

One child stopped eating and fell into a depression. A third child started biting other children. The Dilley site is one of only three in the United States designed to hold parents and children toge....
Hundreds block Pittsburgh interstate in police shooting protest

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:25:55 -0400

Antwon Rose, 17, was shot and killed on Tuesday by an East Pittsburgh police officer as he ran from a vehicle after it was stopped by police who were searching for suspect in an earlier drive-by shoot....
Thirty-three children fall ill at Florida summer camp

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 05:04:09 -0400

Some of those affected complained of headaches and vomited and one person passed out, CBS News reported, citing Highlands County Public Safety Director Marc Bashoor. The cause of the illness was unkn....
U.S. accuses Chinese man of smuggling anti-submarine warfare devices

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 03:40:01 -0400

The head of a company that distributes marine-related products was arrested on Thursday on U.S. charges that he conspired with an entity affiliated with China's armed forces to export devices to that ....
Reality Winner to change her plea on leaking Russian interference report

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:49:49 -0400

Reality Leigh Winner pleaded not guilty in June, 2017 after she was charged with passing the top secret National Security Agency report to The Intercept last year while working with Pluribus Internati....
Father says little Honduran girl on Time cover was not taken from mother

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:43:29 -0400

The Honduran toddler pictured sobbing in a pink jacket before U.S. President Donald Trump on an upcoming cover of Time magazine was not separated from her mother at the U.S. border, according to a man....
U.S. military may house immigrant children as Trump policy beset by confusion

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:03:22 -0400

By Idrees Ali, Richard Cowan and Steve Holland WASHINGTON/MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) - The U.S. military has been asked to get ready to house up to 20,000 immigrant children, officials said on Thursday....
Melania Trump's jacket mixes message during visit to detained immigrant children

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:59:49 -0400

By Steve Holland and Jonathan Allen MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) - First Lady Melania Trump's visit on Thursday to a Texas shelter housing migrant children separated from their parents was overshadowed b....
'Are you the mother?' A woman's search for baby taken by U.S. immigration

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:51:45 -0400

It took 85 days for Olivia Caceres to retrieve her baby boy, pulled from his father's arms at the U.S. border, a traumatic experience many more parents face to reunite with children separated under Pr....
U.S. House Republicans delay immigration vote until next week

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:30:19 -0400

Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday delayed at least until next week votes on an immigration bill that was painstakingly negotiated over the last several weeks but has ....
U.S. State Department imposes visa ban on several DRCongo officials

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:45:32 -0400

The United States said on Thursday it had imposed visa bans on several senior officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo for corruption tied to the country's electoral process to send a "strong si....
Conservative U.S. commentator Charles Krauthammer dies

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:49:03 -0400

By Bill Trott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Pulitzer Prize winner Charles Krauthammer, who gave up a psychiatric career to become one of the leading conservative political commentators in the U.S. media, di....
U.S. House again postpones vote on Republican immigration bill

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:16:26 -0400

By Amanda Becker and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives delayed for a second time - likely to next week - a vote on an immigration bill they ....
Same court, different outcomes in Texas after Trump order on families

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:11:41 -0400

What a difference a day seemed to make for immigrants suspected of illegal border crossing. Some 19 people, many of whom had been separated from their children, had charges of illegally entering the ....
'Are you the mother?' A woman's search for baby taken by U.S. immigration

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:04:47 -0400

Now nearly 20 months old, Mateo was returned to his family on Feb. 8 after a battle across borders, officialdom and languages. Months later, the boy still screeches even as Caceres rocks him on her c....
El Salvador demands U.S. return child taken from deported father

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:01:40 -0400

El Salvador on Thursday demanded the United States return a child who had been taken from his father before the man was deported this week without any prior notification to embassy officials. El Salv....
Three men indicted for Minnesota mosque bombing

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:41:46 -0400

Michael McWhorter, 29, Joe Morris, 23, and Michael B. Hari, 47, were accused of carrying out a pipe bomb attack on the Dar al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota, on Aug. 5, 2017. The bom....
Trump tries to defuse immigrant crisis, but policy hit by confusion

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:23:33 -0400

By Richard Cowan and Steve Holland WASHINGTON/MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) - President Donald Trump ordered federal agencies on Thursday to begin reuniting immigrant families recently separated at the U.....
Melania Trump's jacket mixes message during visit to detained immigrant children

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:16:23 -0400

Melania Trump, the wife of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Thursday visited children displaced by the country’s immigration crisis in Texas, only a day after Trump reversed course and ordered families....
Parents in California torture case ordered to stand trial: prosecutors

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:47:57 -0400

A judge on Thursday ordered a married couple to stand trial on 49 counts of torture, false imprisonment and abuse over the treatment of 13 siblings who were found imprisoned and starving in their sub....
Illinois, Iowa, Rhode Island urge rejection of Sinclair-Tribune tie-up

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:44:42 -0400

In April, Sinclair said it would sell 23 television stations to obtain the necessary regulatory approvals of the Tribune transaction. Sinclair, based in Hunt Valley, Maryland, said that if the deal w....
Asked about prosecutions, Trump says U.S. must have tough border policy

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:33:35 -0400

President Donald Trump, asked on Thursday whether families crossing the U.S. border with Mexico will continue to face prosecution, said the government must maintain a "tough policy" to prevent million....
Minnesota firms sue over Trump administration mine leases near wilderness

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:27:59 -0400

(Reuters) - Minnesota outdoor recreation firms have sued the federal government over its decision to reinstate leases for a mine next to a state wilderness as part of the Trump administration's drive ....
U.S. prosecutors accuse Texas oil man 'Frack Master' of fraud

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:08:53 -0400

Christopher Faulkner, 41, was arrested on Monday at the Los Angeles International Airport and charged in a criminal complaint filed in federal court in Dallas, Texas, prosecutors said. The criminal c....
Majority of Americans say Trump should agree to interview with Mueller: poll

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:07:00 -0400

Most Americans think President Donald Trump should agree to an interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller, if asked, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll shows. A majority of Democrats wants Trump to consent ....
Immigration detainees influx squeezes healthcare at California prison: workers

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:04:55 -0400

An influx of hundreds of immigration detainees at a U.S. prison in California is straining its medical staff and raising concerns about the adequacy of healthcare for detainees and inmates, several em....