Bar rises for shale takeovers as Chevron bows out of Anadarko fight

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Chevron Chief Executive Michael Wirth’s decision to opt out of a bidding war for Anadarko Petroleum Corp has raised the bar for deals, and dampened expectations... Read more »

Senator Warren offers military housing bill to boost inspections, transparency

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Senator Elizabeth Warren and other Democratic lawmakers on Friday proposed a bill that offers new protections for U.S. military families facing unsafe housing, following a... Read more »

New Mexico armed border group barred from Facebook fund-raising

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – Facebook Inc on Thursday barred a New Mexico-based paramilitary group that has stopped undocumented migrants near the U.S.-Mexico border from using its fundraising tools and... Read more »

Leader of self-styled U.S. citizen border patrol attacked in jail

SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (Reuters) – The leader of an armed militia that spent two months rounding up migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border before he was arrested on federal weapons... Read more »

Leader of U.S. border armed militia group attacked in jail: attorney

SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (Reuters) – The leader of an armed militia group that spent the past two months detaining migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has been hospitalized after he... Read more »

Self-styled U.S. citizen border patrol unravels after leader’s arrest

SUNLAND PARK, N.M./TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – A group of armed Americans who have been stopping migrants illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border abandoned their New Mexico camp on Tuesday days... Read more »

Leader of armed group at U.S. border boasted of assassination training: FBI

LAS CRUCES, N.M./TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – The head of an armed group that stops migrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally allegedly boasted of training volunteers to kill former... Read more »

FBI arrests leader of armed group stopping migrants in New Mexico

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – The FBI on Saturday said it had arrested Larry Hopkins, the leader of an armed group that is stopping undocumented migrants after they cross the... Read more »

FBI arrests leader of U.S. ‘patriots’ stopping migrants at border

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – The FBI on Saturday said it had arrested Larry Hopkins, the leader of an armed group who have been stopping migrants who illegally cross the... Read more »

U.S. mayors decry Trump sanctuary city threat, ‘prepared to welcome’ migrants

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. mayors said on Friday their cities would welcome illegal immigrants, dismissing President Donald Trump’s threats to transport people detained at the border to... Read more »