October 25, 2017

Exclusive: U.S. widens surveillance to include ‘homegrown violent extremists’ – documents

Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government has broadened an interpretation of which citizens can be subject to physical or digital surveillance to include “homegrown violent […]
October 20, 2017

Alphabet’s CapitalG leads Lyft’s $1 billion funding round

Reuters (Reuters) – Lyft Inc has raised $1 billion in fresh financing, the ride-services company said on Thursday, in a round led by one of Alphabet […]
September 29, 2017

Special Report: Chaos and hackers stalk investors on cryptocurrency exchanges

Reuters LONDON, SHANGHAI, NEW YORK (Reuters) – Dan Wasyluk discovered the hard way that trading cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin happens in an online Wild West where […]
September 27, 2017

Mattis arrives in Afghanistan as rockets hit Kabul airport

Reuters KABUL (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited Kabul on Wednesday to pledge support for the government of President Ashraf Ghani, with the precarious […]
September 25, 2017

Japan’s Abe announces snap election amid worries over North Korea

Reuters TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would dissolve parliament’s lower house on Thursday for a snap election, seeking a mandate to […]
September 13, 2017

As North Korea girds for latest sanctions, economy already feels the squeeze

Reuters DANDONG, China (Reuters) – The United Nations may have failed to slow North Korea’s weapons programs, but the country’s economy is already showing signs it […]
September 1, 2017

Exclusive: Displaced Rohingya in camps face aid crisis after Myanmar violence

Reuters SITTWE, Myanmar (Reuters) – Around 120,000 displaced people – mostly Rohingya Muslims – in camps in Myanmar’s Rakhine state are not receiving food supplies or […]
August 31, 2017

Jails, justice system at breaking point as Philippine drugs war intensifies

Reuters MANILA Reuters) – In a teeming prison for undertrials in the Philippines’ capital Manila, Rody Lacanilao, an inmate for 18 months, says he prays for […]
August 30, 2017

Trump says ‘talking not the answer’ on North Korea, Mattis disagrees

Reuters WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday declared “talking is not the answer” to the tense standoff with North Korea over its nuclear missile […]
August 25, 2017

Exclusive: Indonesian militants planned ‘dirty bomb’ attack – sources

Reuters JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian militants planned to detonate a radioactive dirty bomb, security sources said, highlighting the rising ambitions of extremists to wreak destruction in […]
August 12, 2017

In call with Trump, China’s Xi urges restraint over North Korea

Reuters BEDMINSTER, N.J./BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s President Xi Jinping said there needs to be a peaceful resolution to the North Korean nuclear issue, and in a […]
August 11, 2017

N.Korea warns of nuclear war, Trump says U.S. is ‘locked and loaded’

Reuters BEDMINSTER, N.J./BEIJING (Reuters) – President Donald Trump issued a new threat to North Korea on Friday, saying what he called U.S. military solutions were “locked […]
August 8, 2017

China vows to enforce U.N. curbs on North Korea as Trump praises cohesion

Reuters BEIJING (Reuters) – China will pay the biggest price from the new U.N. sanctions against North Korea because of its close economic relationship with the […]
August 1, 2017

AMAZING! Trump Administration Expediting Border Wall Construction

The Gateway Pundit Despite opposition from the media, Democrats and RINO Republicans, President Trump is moving forward with construction of the border wall. U.S. officials will […]
July 28, 2017

Russia orders out U.S. diplomats in sanctions retaliation

Reuters MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia on Friday ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff in retaliation for a new round of U.S. sanctions, […]
July 25, 2017

Student loan borrowers, herded into default, face a relentless collector: the U.S.

Reuters The Education Department and its loan servicers, many of them accused of steering debtors away from affordable repayment plans, are clawing back billions of dollars […]
July 21, 2017

Exclusive: Moscow lawyer who met Trump Jr. had Russian spy agency as client

Reuters MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. after his father won the Republican nomination for the 2016 U.S. presidential election counted […]
July 14, 2017

One more Republican defection would doom Senate healthcare bill

Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump turned up the heat on Friday on fellow Republicans in the U.S. Senate to pass a bill dismantling the […]
July 13, 2017

TRUMP ADMIN READIES NEW SANCTIONS ON CHINESE FIRMS LINKED TO NORTH KOREA

Infowars “The president is losing patience with China” a U.S. official has said The Trump administration may issue new sanctions against small Chinese banks and firms […]
July 12, 2017

Top U.S. diplomat ends talks in Gulf; no sign Qatar crisis resolved

Reuters JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ended talks with ministers from Saudi Arabia and three Arab allies on Wednesday over […]
July 10, 2017

Israel backs Hungary, says financier Soros is a threat

Reuters By Luke Baker | JERUSALEM Israel’s foreign ministry has issued a statement denouncing U.S. billionaire George Soros, a move that appeared designed to align Israel more closely with […]
July 9, 2017

Republicans voice growing doubts on U.S. healthcare bill’s fate

Reuters Republicans expressed increasing pessimism on Sunday about the prospects for the healthcare bill in the U.S. Senate aimed at rolling back Obamacare as lawmakers prepared […]
July 7, 2017

High-Level Politicians Arrested in HUGE Pedophile Sting

VL A GLOBAL PEDOPHILE NETWORK on the Dark Web has been shut down, resulting in THOUSANDS arrested, including “high-level politicians”, entertainers, white collar professionals and high-ranking clergy […]
July 4, 2017

Facebook fights U.S. gag order that it says chills free speech

Reuters Facebook Inc (FB.O) is challenging a gag order from a U.S. court that is preventing the company from talking about three government search warrants that […]
July 2, 2017

Three car bombs hit Damascus, at least seven people killed

Reuters BEIRUT/DAMASCUS (Reuters) – Three car bombs exploded in Damascus on Sunday, state media said, killing at least seven people in the first suicide bombings in the […]
July 1, 2017

Ukraine points finger at Russian security services in recent cyber attack

Reuters Ukraine said on Saturday that Russian security services were involved in a recent cyber attack on the country, with the aim of destroying important data […]
June 30, 2017

Trump calls for firm response to North Korea, targets Seoul on trade

Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump called for a determined response to North Korea after talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday at which he […]
June 30, 2017

Petya Ransomware Attack: Global Cyberattack May Have Aimed To Destroy Files, Computer Systems

International Business Times The Petya ransomware attack that hit tens of thousands of computer systems in 65 countries earlier this week may not have been ransomware at all, but a […]
June 29, 2017

Iraq declares end of caliphate after capture of Mosul mosque

Reuters After eight months of grinding urban warfare, Iraqi government troops on Thursday captured the ruined mosque at the heart of Islamic State’s de facto capital […]
June 29, 2017

Text: Britain says Fox bid for Sky gives Murdoch too much power over news

Reuters Britain intends to refer Rupert Murdoch’s takeover of Sky (SKYB.L) to a full investigation because the deal raises concerns about the amount of influence the […]
June 29, 2017

Britain says Fox bid for Sky risks giving Murdoch too much power

Reuters Britain intends to subject Rupert Murdoch’s takeover of European pay-TV group Sky (SKYB.L) to a lengthy in-depth investigation after finding the $14.8 billion deal risks […]
June 29, 2017

Vatican’s Cardinal Pell charged with sex abuse, vows to defend himself in Australia

Reuters Australian police on Thursday charged Cardinal George Pell, a top adviser to Pope Francis, with multiple historical sex crimes, bringing a worldwide abuse scandal to […]
June 28, 2017

Helicopter attacks Venezuela court, Maduro denounces coup bid

Reuters A Venezuelan police helicopter strafed the Supreme Court and a government ministry on Tuesday, escalating the OPEC nation’s political crisis in what President Nicolas Maduro […]
June 27, 2017

Iraqi forces seize more ground in Mosul from Islamic State, PM sees victory soon

Reuters Iraqi forces on Tuesday pushed towards the river side of Mosul’s Old City, their key target in the eight-month campaign to capture Islamic State’s de-facto […]
June 27, 2017

U.S. brands China as among worst human trafficking offenders

Reuters The U.S. State Department on Tuesday placed China on its global list of the worst offenders in human trafficking and forced labor, a step that […]
June 26, 2017

Villagers begin to mourn dead after deadly China landslide

Reuters Villagers in China visited what used to be their relatives’ homes on Monday to mourn loved ones lost when a landslide swept down a mountain, […]
June 26, 2017

Asylum seekers in Canada who fled Trump now trapped in legal limbo

Reuters Thousands of people who fled to Canada to escape President Donald Trump’s crackdown on illegal migrants have become trapped in legal limbo because of an […]
June 23, 2017

Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets

Reuters Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP, are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time […]
June 22, 2017

Exclusive: South Korea president calls on China’s Xi to do more on North Korea nuclear program

Reuters South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday China should do more to rein in North Korea’s nuclear program and he would call on President […]
June 22, 2017

Islamic State blows up historic Mosul mosque where it declared ‘caliphate’

Reuters Islamic State militants on Wednesday blew up the Grand al-Nuri Mosque of Mosul and its famous leaning minaret, Iraq’s military said in a statement, as […]
June 22, 2017

Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea

Reuters Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its nuclear program have failed, President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, ratcheting up the rhetoric over […]
June 21, 2017

Israel would go ‘all-out’ if war breaks out again with Lebanon: air force chief

Reuters Israel would use all its strength from the start in any new war with the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, the chief of the Israeli air […]
June 19, 2017

Britain’s May condemns ‘sickening’ attack as van rams Muslim worshippers

Reuters A van plowed into worshippers near a London mosque on Monday, injuring 10 people in what Prime Minister Theresa May said was a sickening, terrorist […]
June 18, 2017

Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, wielding online might in brick-and-mortar world

Reuters Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would buy Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, in an embrace of brick-and-mortar stores that could turn the […]
June 18, 2017

Iraqi forces launch final assault on Islamic State-held Mosul Old City

Reuters Iraqi forces began storming the Islamic State-held Old City of Mosul on Sunday, an assault they hope will be the last in the eight-month campaign […]
June 16, 2017

So, is it actually the euro zone that’s strong and stable?

Reuters The deluge of cash poured into the euro zone economy in recent years by the European Central Bank appears to have finally resulted in solid […]
June 13, 2017

Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russia ‘detestable lie’

Reuters U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, appearing at a high-stakes Senate hearing, on Tuesday denounced as “an appalling and detestable lie” the idea that he colluded […]
June 13, 2017

Suspected North Korea drone spied on U.S. anti-missile system: South Korea officials

Reuters A suspected North Korean drone had taken photographs of an advanced U.S. anti-missile battery in South Korea before it crashed while apparently on its way […]
June 12, 2017

Attorney general to face questions on Comey firing, Russia

Reuters Attorney General Jeff Sessions will face questions about the firing of FBI Director James Comey and undeclared meetings with Russian officials at a U.S. Senate […]
June 8, 2017

Draghi surprises Europe, dollar rises

Reuters European bonds jumped and the euro and bank shares stumbled backwards on Thursday, as ECB chief Mario Draghi took markets by surprise on Thursday with […]
June 8, 2017

North Korea fires suspected land-to-ship missiles as South Korea delays THAAD

Reuters North Korea fired what appeared to be several land-to-ship missiles off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea’s military said, a day after the South […]
June 7, 2017

European bank bailout soothes stocks; oil plunges

Reuters A smoothly executed rescue of Spain’s struggling Banco Popular lifted European bank stocks on Wednesday, while U.S. stock and bond investors showed caution ahead of […]
June 6, 2017

Jitters push Treasury yields, dollar to seven-month lows

Reuters U.S. Treasury yields and the dollar dropped to seven-month lows on Tuesday and world stocks slid as political uncertainty from the United States to the […]
June 6, 2017

Cosby said pill would ‘relax’ her, alleged sex victim testifies

Reuters The first witness to testify in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial said on Monday that the comedian had drugged her before sexually abusing her in […]
June 3, 2017

May’s Conservatives send new mixed message on tax as election nears

Reuters A minister in British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government said income tax would not rise for higher earners in an apparent new promise to voters […]
June 1, 2017

Putin says U.S. missile systems in Alaska, South Korea challenge Russia

Reuters Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that elements of a U.S. anti-missile system in Alaska and South Korea were a challenge to Russia and […]
May 31, 2017

South Korea defense ministry ‘intentionally dropped’ THAAD units in report: Blue House

Reuters South Korea’s Defence Ministry “intentionally dropped” mentioning that four more launchers had been deployed for the controversial U.S. THAAD anti-missile system in a report to […]
May 31, 2017

Venezuelan opposition condemns Goldman for $2.8 billion bond deal

Reuters (Reuters/IFR) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s statement that it never transacted directly with the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro when it bought $2.8 billion […]
May 30, 2017

Merkel, minister stress U.S. ties after critical Trump tweet

Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump called Germany’s trade and spending policies “very bad” on Tuesday, intensifying a row between the longtime allies and immediately earning himself […]
May 30, 2017

U.S. senator calls for probe into promotion of Kushner Cos deal

Reuters The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee has called for an investigation into “potentially fraudulent statements and misrepresentations” made by companies promoting investment in a […]