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 »

Unbowed, Trump intensifies attacks on four Democratic congresswomen

GREENVILLE, N.C./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump stepped up his vilification of four liberal lawmakers as un-American at a raucous rally on Wednesday, underscoring that the attacks will form... Read more »

House condemns Trump over ‘racist comments’ tweeted at congresswomen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to condemn President Donald Trump for “racist comments” against four minority Democratic congresswomen, a symbolic measure aimed at... Read more »

House condemns Trump over ‘racist comments’ tweeted at congresswomen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to condemn President Donald Trump for “racist comments” against four minority Democratic congresswomen, a symbolic measure aimed at... Read more »

Trump defiant as lawmakers blast his ‘racist’ attacks on four congresswomen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump doubled down on his attacks against four minority U.S. congresswomen on Monday and dismissed concerns that his comments were racist, prompting outrage from... Read more »

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia’s Kismayu jumps to 26: regional president

MOGADISHU/GAROWE, Somalia (Reuters) – The death toll from the attack on a hotel in Somalia’s port city of Kismayu has risen to 26, with Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and... Read more »

Ukraine ex-president Poroshenko summoned for questioning

FILE PHOTO: Petro Poroshenko in Kiev, Ukraine April 21, 2019. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko KIEV (Reuters) – Detectives from Ukraine’s state investigation bureau have summoned former president Petro Poroshenko for questioning,... Read more »

Von der Leyen courts EU lawmakers in bid to become Commission chief

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen made her pitch to European lawmakers on Wednesday to be the next head of the EU executive, promising to focus on... Read more »

Trump associate Sater, House panel spar over his testimony

(Reuters) – Russian-born real estate developer Felix Sater, who worked on a proposed Trump Tower project in Moscow, testified on Tuesday before the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee,... Read more »

UPDATE 2-Turkish lira weakens 2% after central bank governor sacked

* Dismissal fuels concerns about central bank independence * Investors fear U.S. sanctions after Russian S-400s delivery * Central bank to hold policy meeting on July 25 * Shares,... Read more »