Riding horses and banging drums, Puerto Ricans demand that governor quit

(Reuters) – Thousands of Puerto Ricans, led by protesters on horseback and with some banging drums and singing, marched on the governor’s residence on Friday demanding that he resign... Read more »

Lockheed awarded $1.48 billion Saudi missile defense contract: Pentagon

The logo of Lockheed Martin is seen at Euronaval, the world naval defence exhibition in Le Bourget near Paris, France, October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lockheed... Read more »

Iran crisis: On the USS Boxer, one small mistake could cause a war

It’s a bestiary any ark would be proud of. But the USS Boxer has more than just aircraft with animal names. It has a crew of 1,000 plus some... Read more »

Ex-Trump aide Hicks denies involvement in hush money talks: lawyer

(Reuters) – An attorney for former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks denied on Friday that she was involved in discussions during the 2016 presidential campaign about a hush-money... Read more »

Live updates: Iran says it has captured a British oil tanker

The White House is aware of reports a British oil tanker was seized in the Gulf, a spokesman said Friday. “We are aware of reports that Iranian forces seized... Read more »

U.S. House Democrats to focus Mueller testimony on Trump’s conduct

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller appears in Congress on Wednesday, House Democrats will try to focus his testimony on clear examples of conduct by... Read more »

U.S. House Democrats to focus Mueller testimony on Trump’s conduct

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller appears in Congress on Wednesday, House Democrats will try to focus his testimony on clear examples of conduct by... Read more »

Strong earthquake shakes Greek capital Athens

The 5.1 magnitude tremor struck 23 kilometers (14 miles) northwest of the capital, according to the Athens Institute of Geodynamics. The Institute said there had been seven aftershocks, with... Read more »

Trump disavows ‘send her back’ rally chant, many Republicans alarmed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump tried to distance himself on Thursday from supporters’ chants of “send her back” at a rally where he blasted Somalia-born U.S. Representative Ilhan... Read more »

Kyoto: Suspect at the center of Japan’s worst mass killing in decades identified

Police identified the suspect as 41-year-old Shinji Aoba during a press conference on Friday and said he has unspecified mental health issues. Kyoto Fushimi Police spokesperson Ryoji Nishiyama said... Read more »