Trump says he had to ‘take China on,’ regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing... Read more »

Trump, advisers looking at ways to boost U.S. economy as markets fear recession

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Even as they reject talk of a looming recession, President Donald Trump and his advisers are examining ways to provide a boost to the U.S. economy... Read more »

Trump looking at possible U.S. payroll, capital gains tax cuts

U.S. President Donald Trump answers questions from reporters as he meets with Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House In Washington, U.S. August 20,... Read more »

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a “cluster” of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after... Read more »

House panel subpoenas ex-Trump campaign chief Lewandowski

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee said on Thursday it has subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, to testify in public... Read more »

Danish PM says Trump’s idea of selling Greenland to U.S. is absurd

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Greenland is not for sale and the idea of selling it to the United States is absurd, Denmark’s prime minister said on Sunday after an economic... Read more »

Italy’s 5-Star says Salvini no longer a credible partner

ROME/LUCCA (Reuters) – Italy’s anti-establishment 5-Star Movement said on Sunday that Matteo Salvini, leader of the far-right League, was no longer a credible partner, apparently closing the door on... Read more »

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4,000 as wildfire spreads

TEJEDA, Spain (Reuters) – A wildfire sweeping across Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of 4,000 people on Sunday and officials warned tackling the blaze... Read more »

Suspect in New York City subway scare apprehended by police

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A man blamed by New York City police for leaving two kitchen appliances resembling pressure cookers in a subway station, causing chaos for commuters during... Read more »

Official autopsy concludes Epstein’s death was suicide by hanging

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City’s chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body was... Read more »