Michigan boy, 17, gets double lung transplant after damage from vaping

(Reuters) – A 17-year-old Michigan boy facing “imminent death” from vaping injuries has undergone a double lung transplant, the first in a patient suffering from the effects of e-cigarettes,... Read more »

Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia’s Evo Morales, demands safe conduct

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivia’s former president Evo Morales, Mexico’s top diplomat said on Monday, after the veteran socialist resigned following a disputed election... Read more »

Amazon’s $1.5 million political gambit backfires in Seattle City Council election

SEATTLE (Reuters) – Seattle voters, in a rebuke to heavy corporate campaign spending by Amazon.com, have kept progressives firmly in control of their city council, reviving chances for a... Read more »

Bangladeshis hunker down in storm shelters as cyclone Bulbul nears

DHAKA (Reuters) – Thousands of Bangladeshis, mostly women and children, huddled in shelters in southwestern coastal areas on Saturday as the country prepared for the expected arrival of cyclone... Read more »

Trump says will probably release second Ukraine transcript on Tuesday

U.S. President Donald Trump walks out of the White House in Washington, U.S., before his departure to Alabama and New York, November 9, 2019. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas WASHINGTON (Reuters) –... Read more »

For U.S. diplomats, public impeachment hearings could be catharsis and maybe a circus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – On the first day of November, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sent an internal email to thousands of State Department staff that began: “As champions... Read more »

Qualcomm’s 5G phone forecast for 2020 could include iPhones: analysts

(Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) said on Wednesday it expected 200 million 5G smartphones to be sold in 2020, including flagship devices launching next fall, a reference Wall Street... Read more »

Tennis: Court challenges Australia to honor her like Laver

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australian tennis great Margaret Court said she will not return to Melbourne Park until formally invited by Tennis Australia and demanded the sport’s national governing body... Read more »

Brazil’s lower house OKs proposal to ease gun ownership, but dilutes it

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil’s lower house of congress approved a proposal to ease gun ownership, but withdrew some of the measures the government had hoped to see... Read more »

Colorado white supremacist charged with plotting to detonate explosives at synagogue

(Reuters) – A self-described white supremacist in Colorado has been arrested following an FBI sting operation and charged with plotting to detonate pipe bombs and dynamite at one of... Read more »