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  • Football legend Ronaldinho to marry two women at same time
    2018-06-15 23:01:50 UTC
    LONDON — Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho will reportedly "marry" two women at the same time during a small wedding ceremony in August. While polygamy is outlawed in Brazil, O Dia (h/t Dan Gartland of Sports Illustrated) reported civil unio...

  • US police officers tased NBA player over parking violation
    2018-06-15 23:01:17 UTC
    Police bodycam footage of the arrest of a Milwaukee Bucks star in January was released on Wednesday showing the player being tased after committing a parking violation. Sterling Brown is suing the police department after the video showed him be...

  • US government cites a pro-slavery argument in defense of separating immigrant families
    2018-06-15 07:17:39 UTC
    US Attorney General Jeff Sessions used a Bible verse on Thursday to defend his department’s policy of prosecuting everyone who crosses the border from Mexico, suggesting that God supports the government in separating immigrant parents from their c...

  • New York sues Trump, three of his children & his foundation
    2018-06-15 07:09:12 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York’s attorney general sued U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his children and his namesake foundation on Thursday, alleging “persistently illegal conduct” at the nonprofit, including support for Trump’s 2016 presiden...

  • Trump's party could be defeated in November
    2018-06-14 06:16:51 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - 'It's Trump's party now' and Republicans could pay in November. Democrats need to pick up 23 seats in the House and two seats in the Senate in the Nov. 6 elections to regain control of those chambers, allowing them to blo...

  • US congressman spreads neo-Nazi propaganda on twitter
    2018-06-14 05:51:47 UTC
    US congressman, Steve King (The Republican lawmaker from Iowa), spreads neo-Nazi and white supremacists propaganda on twitter. On Tuesday, King, shared a tweet by British political activist Mark Collett that showed that 65 percent of Italians u...

  • Iran to Kim: Don't trust Trump, he quits deals within hours
    2018-06-12 23:46:34 UTC
    LONDON (Reuters) - Iran warned North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday against trusting U.S. President Donald Trump, saying he could cancel their denuclearization agreement within hours. Tehran cited its own experience in offering the advice...

  • Trump's massive tax cuts drive up U.S. deficits: Just in May alone, $147 billion
    2018-06-12 23:06:23 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government had a $147 billion budget deficit in May, an increase of 66 percent from the same month last year as the ledger took a hit from declining revenue and higher spending, according to Treasury Department data...

  • North Korea, U.S. leaders sign document after meeting
    2018-06-12 06:12:23 UTC
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday had gone “better than anybody could have expected”, and they would sign a document following talks on ways to end a nuclear st...

  • Canadian province of Quebec offers C$100 million in loans to companies hit by U.S. tariffs
    2018-06-11 22:15:23 UTC
    MONTREAL (Reuters) - The Canadian province of Quebec will offer C$100 million ($77.1 million) in loans and guarantees on loans to steel and aluminum companies hit by recent U.S. tariffs, the province’s economy minister said on Monday. Companies...

  • Merkel labels Trump behavior 'depressing'
    2018-06-11 06:07:07 UTC
    Germany's Angela Merkel sharply criticized Donald Trump's decision to retract his endorsement of the G7 communique. The German Chancellor said the EU would continue preparing counter-measures to US metal tariffs. Merkel on Sunday chided US Pre...

  • Robert DeNiro: "No Longer Down With Trump, It's F••k Trump"
    2018-06-11 05:53:24 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oscar-winning actor Robert de Niro issued an expletive-laden denunciation of U.S. President Donald Trump during the live television broadcast of the Tony Awards ceremony on Sunday. De Niro appeared on stage at New York’s Ra...

  • Macron suggests to exclude Trump from joint statement at G7 summit
    2018-06-08 02:20:20 UTC
    OTTAWA (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron, who has invested in a warm personal relationship with US president Donald Trump, said the other G7 nations - Britain, Canada, Germany, Italy and Japan, as well as France - should remain “polite”...

  • Mars: Earth’s neighbor may have harbored life
    2018-06-07 19:30:00 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A NASA rover has detected a bonanza of organic compounds on the surface of Mars and seasonal fluctuations of atmospheric methane in findings released on Thursday that mark some of the strongest evidence ever that Earth’s nei...

  • Poll: Turkey's Erdogan to lose the parliamentary majority in snap elections
    2018-06-07 17:05:09 UTC
    ANKARA (Reuters) - Tayyip Erdogan is seen falling short of a first-round victory in Turkey’s presidential election and his ruling AK Party is forecast to lose its parliamentary majority in the June 24 vote, a survey by pollster Gezici showed on Th...

  • US solar companies freeze billions in projects, thousands of jobs
    2018-06-07 06:47:39 UTC
    (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s tariff on imported solar panels has led U.S. renewable energy companies to cancel or freeze investments of more than $2.5 billion in large installation projects, along with thousands of jobs, the developers tol...

  • Mexico puts tariffs on products from key Republican congressional districts
    2018-06-07 02:50:01 UTC
    WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican tariffs are roiling U.S. congressional campaigns in states where U.S. exporters could take a hit and President Donald Trump’s Republicans face tough races in November congressional elections. Mexico an...

  • California put Democrats in a stronger position to gain control of US Congress
    2018-06-06 20:41:42 UTC
    SACRAMENTO, Calif./PRINCETON, N.J. (Reuters) - U.S. Democrats on Wednesday said the results of nominating contests in California and New Jersey put them in a stronger position to gain control of Congress in November and oppose Republican President...

  • Trump likely does not have the right to pardon himself, according to constitutional experts
    2018-06-05 08:38:57 UTC
    Can US President Donald Trump pardon himself? Contrary to his claim, the US president likely does not have the right to pardon himself, according to constitutional experts. In his comparatively short tenure, President Trump has already issue...

  • Manafort tried to tamper with witnesses through an "encrypted messaging program"
    2018-06-05 05:29:01 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, who has been indicted by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller, attempted to tamper with potential witnesses, Mueller said in a court filing on Monday. Muell...

  • Woman with breast cancer saved after pumping 90 billion cancer-killing cells into her body
    2018-06-04 23:52:42 UTC
    It involved pumping 90 billion cancer-killing immune cells into her body. Judy Perkins had been given three months to live, but two years later there is no sign of cancer in her body. The team at the US National Cancer Institute says the thera...

  • Trump's ambassador to Germany has an agenda: Weakens European unity
    2018-06-04 22:06:27 UTC
    BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany has asked the U.S. government to clarify remarks by President Donald Trump’s new ambassador to Berlin after he told the right-wing media outlet Breitbart, he wanted to empower “other conservatives” in Europe. The comm...

  • Giuliani: Trump could shoot Comey and not be prosecuted
    2018-06-04 03:20:34 UTC
    While campaigning, President Trump famously said he could shoot someone on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan and not lose any of his supporters, and his words were echoed Sunday by Rudy Giuliani, who told HuffPost if Trump had shot former FBI Director Jam...

  • Justin Trudeau: Trump's tariff policy is 'frankly insulting'
    2018-06-04 00:30:35 UTC
    ‘The idea that we are somehow a national security threat to the United States is quite frankly insulting and unacceptable.’ In an exclusive interview with NBC's 'Meet the Press,' Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tells Chuck Todd that Pres...

  • UN: Poverty in America dramatically inclining under Trump
    2018-06-02 19:08:30 UTC
    UN: The United States remains the most unequal society in the developed world. GENEVA (Reuters) - Poverty in the United States is extensive and deepening under the Trump administration whose policies seem aimed at removing the safety net fr...