Manhattan district attorney subpoenas 8 years of Trump tax returns

The subpoena marks a new escalation in the large-scale effort to obtain the President’s tax returns, a battle that has largely played out in courts as the Trump administration... Read more »

California governor acts to stem ‘epidemic’ of youth vaping

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – California’s governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks from vaping, part of a multi-pronged effort to combat what he called a... Read more »

China’s economy is getting worse. That makes a trade deal more likely

The country released data Monday that showed industrial production — an important indicator for China’s economy — increased by just 4.4% in August compared to a year earlier. That’s... Read more »

Explainer: U.S. enacts sweeping new asylum bar following Supreme Court decision

(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court last week allowed a Trump administration rule to temporarily take effect that will radically reduce the number of migrants eligible to seek U.S.... Read more »

Trump: US 'locked and loaded pending on verification' of attack on Saudi oil field

Trump: US 'locked and loaded pending on verification' of attack on Saudi oil field The put upTrump: US 'locked and loaded pending on verification' of attack on Saudi oil... Read more »

Democratic hopeful Warren seeks to curb U.S. lobbying, corporate power

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday proposed a major rewrite of U.S. laws governing lobbying that she said was aimed at restricting corporate influence and... Read more »

Live: Saudi attacks send oil prices soaring

Some analysis here from CNN correspondents on the ground in Saudi Arabia and Iran: Saturday’s attacks strike “at the heart of the country’s lifeblood and the basis of its... Read more »

Humberto strengthens into a hurricane: U.S. NHC

(Reuters) – Humberto has strengthened into a hurricane in the Atlantic and is forecast to strengthen further during the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said... Read more »

Magpie attack: Australian cyclist dies after being startled by swooping bird

The 76-year-old man was riding his bike in Nicholson Park in Wollongong, south of Sydney, when he veered off the path to avoid a swooping magpie, according to Wollongong... Read more »

UAW workers head for picket lines in first national strike against GM since 2007

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers (UAW) went on strike at General Motors just after midnight Sunday and about 48,000 hourly workers at its facilities are headed for... Read more »