Migrant caravan sets off to US from Honduras, risking new tensions
December 10, 2020
SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (Reuters) - A few hundred Hondurans formed a caravan bound for the United States on Wednesday after hurricanes battered the country, posing a fresh challenge to efforts to stem illegal immigration from Central America on the cusp of a new US administration.
December 6, 2020
Most of California to be under stay-at-home orders as COVID-19 surges
Sacramento, Calif. (Reuters) – California’s two most densely inhabited regions and its agricultural breadbasket will be under stay-at-home orders by Sunday night as the COVID-19 pandemic strains hospitals in the most populous U.S. state, officials said.
November 28, 2020
In fresh blow to Trump, US court rejects Pennsylvania election case
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Friday rejected an attempt by US President Donald Trump’s campaign to block President-elect Joe Biden from being declared the winner of Pennsylvania, dealing another significant setback to Trump’s bid to overturn the Nov. 3 election.
November 27, 2020
Covert Israeli-Saudi meeting sends Biden a strong message on Iran
RIYADH/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – A historic meeting between Israel’s prime minister and Saudi Arabia’s crown prince has sent a strong signal to allies and enemies alike that the two countries remain deeply committed to containing their common foe Iran.
September 28, 2020
Trump frequently paid no federal income taxes in years leading up to presidency
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in both 2016 and 2017, after years of reporting heavy losses from his business enterprises to offset
September 27, 2020
Trump picks Barrett as he moves to tilt US Supreme Court rightward
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Saturday nominated Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, and she pledged to become a justice in the mold of the late staunch
September 26, 2020
Biden accuses Trump of silence on 'dictator' in Belarus
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Friday chided President Donald Trump for not speaking out about repression of democratic protests in Belarus, a country he said is