Mali PM makes rare government visit to Tuareg-held northern city

By Cheikh Amadou Diouara KIDAL, Mali (Reuters) – Mali’s prime minister travelled to Kidal in the West African nation’s restive north on Friday as part...

Trump should insist on Libya-style denuclearization for North Korea: Bolton

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, said Trump should insist that any meeting he holds with North...

Thousands join ‘Black Friday’ marches against Polish abortion restrictions

By Anna Koper and Marcin Goettig WARSAW (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of Poles dressed in black protested across the country on Friday against an...

Republican lawmaker seeks Trump Cabinet secretary’s pricey door fix details

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Republican head of a government oversight panel in Congress asked U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke this week to provide details...
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Business & Economy

China’s Liu He says China ready to defend its interests in...

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese Vice Premier Liu He told U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that the United States has violated international trade rules following...

China should not seek high growth as financial risk mounts: party...

BEIJING (Reuters) – For China to seek high economic growth at a time of accumulating financial risk could bring the country more risk, a...

Hedge fund Glenview ups stake in Sharpie maker Newell Brands

BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge fund Glenview Capital Management on Friday said it now owns 5.6 percent of Newell Brands Inc, announcing its increased stake...

Extent of U.S.-China trade fight depends on Trump’s goals

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – How bad will the U.S.-China trade fight get? That depends on whether President Donald Trump will settle for a...
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Science, Technology & Internet

Rolls-Royce says Trent 7000 engines not affected by durability issues

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Rolls-Royce said its Trent 7000 engines which power the Airbus A330neo jet are not affected by the issues on the...

Wholesale broadband providers to be spared heavier EU regulation

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Wholesale broadband service providers will be spared from stricter EU regulation of prices at which they give other operators access to...

Craigslist shuts down personals section after sex trafficking bill

(Reuters) – Classifieds website Craigslist has closed down its personals section following the passing of a bill that aims to curb online sex trafficking. “Any...

Entertainment & Celebrities

Miss Venezuela pageant to probe contestants’ ethics after social media feud

By Brian Ellsworth CARACAS (Reuters) – The Miss Venezuela beauty pageant said on Wednesday it will investigate possible unethical conduct by its contestants following a...

‘Sound of Music,’ ‘Rumours’ albums deemed U.S. national treasures

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The soundtrack from “The Sound of Music,” Fleetwood Mac’s 1977 album “Rumours” and the 1984 song “Footloose” were among 25...

Marvin Gaye family prevails in ‘Blurred Lines’ plagiarism case

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a $5.3 million judgment against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams for copying a...


Djokovic ousted, but Cilic moves on in Miami

(Reuters) – Six-time champion Novak Djokovic’s hopes of turning around his season at the Miami Open ended in the second round when he was...

Serbia expelled from handball event for cancelling Kosovo match

By Zoran Milosavljevic BELGRADE (Reuters) – Preparations for a historic handball match between political adversaries Serbia and Kosovo ended in chaos on Friday with the...

McIlroy thrashed by Harman, eliminated from Match Play

(Reuters) – Rory McIlroy has been eliminated from the WGC-Dell Match Play after being comfortably defeated 5&3 by diminutive giant killer Brian Harman on...

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Seoul says North Korea agrees to hold high-level inter-Korea talks on March 29

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea said on Saturday North Korea has agreed to hold high-level inter-Korea talks on March 29 at the border truce village of Panmunjom. North Korea sent...

Peru political crisis thrusts engineer-turned-diplomat into power

By Mitra Taj and Teresa Cespedes LIMA (Reuters) – Until this week, Martin Vizcarra led a quiet life as Peru’s ambassador to Canada, overseeing the two nations’ friendly relations from...

Trump moves to limit transgender individuals from military service

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Friday that bans most transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military, but gives the armed forces some latitude...

Exclusive: Slim doubles down on Mexico City airport amid turmoil – sources

By Christine Murray and Julia Love MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Funds controlled by the family of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim are set to acquire a large chunk of an investment...

Ghana votes to host U.S. military; opposition boycotts vote

By Kwasi Kpodo ACCRA (Reuters) – Ghana’s parliament on Friday night ratified a deal granting “unimpeded” access to the United States to deploy troops and military equipment in the West...