Trump will tap ex-Virginia attorney general for U.S. immigration agency: Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will pick former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli as the head of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the Washington Post reported... Read more »

Trump urges greater Japanese investment in U.S., criticizes trade advantage

TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders on Saturday to increase their investment in the United States while he chided Japan for having a “substantial... Read more »

Arizona tent facility eyed to cope with U.S.-Mexico border surge

(Reuters) – U.S. Border Patrol is considering another tent facility in Yuma, Arizona, after installing two in Texas, to cope with a surge in Central American migrants that has... Read more »

UPDATE 2-Trump urges greater Japanese investment in U.S., knocks trade advantage

(Adds details on Japanese executives) By Jeff Mason TOKYO, May 25 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders on Saturday to increase their investment in the... Read more »

Judge blocks some funds Trump sought for U.S.-Mexico border wall

The Trump administration must temporarily halt the use of some Defense Department funds for a border wall with Mexico, a judge ruled on Friday, because the money was not... Read more »

North Korean missile test violated U.N. resolution, says Bolton

TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Saturday North Korea’s recent missile launches violated a U.N. Security Council resolution and urged leader Kim Jong Un... Read more »

Judge blocks some funds Trump sought for U.S.-Mexico border wall

The Trump administration must temporarily halt the use of some Defense Department funds for a border wall with Mexico, a judge ruled on Friday, because the money was not... Read more »

Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over... Read more »

French police hunt suitcase bomber after blast in Lyon

LYON (Reuters) – French police were hunting a suspected suitcase bomber on Friday after an explosion in the central city of Lyon that injured 13 people, officials said. The... Read more »

U.S. states ask education secretary to forgive disabled veterans’ student loans

(Reuters) – A bipartisan group of state attorneys general on Friday called on U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to forgive more than $1 billion of student loans burdening more... Read more »