Trump calls for inquiry into Google’s work with China
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Trump calls for inquiry into Google’s work with China

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration would investigate whether Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google supports the Chinese government, following accusations that a company…

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R. Kelly pleads not guilty, denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes
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R. Kelly pleads not guilty, denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes

CHICAGO (Reuters) - R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a raft of federal charges accusing him of running a scheme to force women and…

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House condemns Trump over ‘racist comments’ tweeted at congresswomen
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House condemns Trump over ‘racist comments’ tweeted at congresswomen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to condemn President Donald Trump for “racist comments” against four minority Democratic congresswomen, a symbolic vote aimed…

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Mother-of-two’s Whirlpool-made IKEA £375 glass oven door explodes
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Mother-of-two’s Whirlpool-made IKEA £375 glass oven door explodes

Mother-of-two's Whirlpool-made IKEA £375 glass oven door shatters as spokesman admits it 'has a tendency to explode'Emma Clark, 37, said her Whirlpool-made IKEA oven exploded over her floorHot…

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Republicans’ choice: Stand with Trump or risk his wrath
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Republicans’ choice: Stand with Trump or risk his wrath

“I know we are consumed by this here, but it doesn’t consume my constituents when I go back home,” Sen. John Cornyn said. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images 2020…

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Trump team pitches new immigration plan amid furor over border
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Trump team pitches new immigration plan amid furor over border

Jared Kushner speaks about border security during a Cabinet meeting Tuesday. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo White House Trump team pitches new immigration plan amid furor over border White…

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U.S. imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander in chief over Rohingya abuses
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U.S. imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander in chief over Rohingya abuses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday announced sanctions on the Myanmar military’s Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing and other military leaders it said were responsible for extrajudicial…

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Head of Planned Parenthood groups departs, cites differences over abortion
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Head of Planned Parenthood groups departs, cites differences over abortion

(Reuters) - The leader of reproductive services provider Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its political arm said on Tuesday that she was leaving both organizations over philosophical…

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Republican support for Trump rises after racially charged tweets: Reuters/Ipsos poll
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Republican support for Trump rises after racially charged tweets: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Support for U.S. President Donald Trump increased slightly among Republicans after he lashed out on Twitter over the weekend in a racially charged attack…

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Iranian diplomats, families living in New York face U.S. travel curbs
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Iranian diplomats, families living in New York face U.S. travel curbs

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States has tightly restricted the travel of more than a dozen Iranian diplomats and their families living in New York, according to…

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In rare rebuke, dozens of Republicans hit Trump over ‘racist’ tweets
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In rare rebuke, dozens of Republicans hit Trump over ‘racist’ tweets

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - After initial hesitation, a growing number of Republicans in the U.S. Congress - including almost half the Ohio delegation in the House - have openly…

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U.S. lawmakers take jabs at Amazon, Big Tech in antitrust hearing
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U.S. lawmakers take jabs at Amazon, Big Tech in antitrust hearing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lawmakers on the House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel pressed an executive from Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday about allegations that it competed against its own sellers…

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U.S. Justice Department asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm
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U.S. Justice Department asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm

(Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday,…

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U.S., Iran send conflicting signals on their disputes
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U.S., Iran send conflicting signals on their disputes

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran and the United States sent mixed signals on Tuesday about resolving their disputes as Iran’s supreme leader threatened to further breach the 2015 nuclear…

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Republican senators may sink another Trump judicial nominee
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Republican senators may sink another Trump judicial nominee

“I think the concerns that I have are the same concerns that maybe some of the other people have and it’s more focused on the Obamacare birth control…

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Pompeo layers over top State Dept. negotiator ahead of talks with Russia
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Pompeo layers over top State Dept. negotiator ahead of talks with Russia

State Department official Andrea Thompson’s planned presence at a meeting with Russia’s foreign minister raised concerns after it was revealed she had failed to disclose ties to Maria…

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Debate deadline day: 20 candidates set to crowd the stage in Detroit
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Debate deadline day: 20 candidates set to crowd the stage in Detroit

Outside of the five candidates polling at the top of the field and raising the most money, the future is uncertain for the Democratic presidential field. | David…

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House thrown into chaos after Pelosi decries Trump’s ‘racist’ tweets on floor
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House thrown into chaos after Pelosi decries Trump’s ‘racist’ tweets on floor

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi decried President Donald Trump's comments as racist, to the objections of Republican lawmakers. | Win McNamee/Getty Images congress House thrown into chaos after Pelosi…

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House vote brands Trump attack as racist
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House vote brands Trump attack as racist

House vote condemns Trump congresswomen attacks as racist 16 July 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-49011843 Read…

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Iran insists missile programme is ‘non-negotiable’
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Iran insists missile programme is ‘non-negotiable’

Iran rejects suggestion its missile programme is negotiable 16 July 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-49011836 Read…

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Emmys: Killing Eve stars go head-to-head
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Emmys: Killing Eve stars go head-to-head

Emmys: Killing Eve stars Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh go head-to-head 16 July 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new…

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