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  • 29-year-old man carried out the attack in the name of ISIS
    2017-11-01 02:57:49 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A man driving a rented pickup truck mowed down pedestrians and cyclists on a bike path alongside the Hudson River in New York City on Tuesday, killing eight people and injuring about a dozen others in what authorities said was...

  • Brussels: Puigdemont seeks guarantees for return to Spain, but agrees to snap election
    2017-10-31 19:55:57 UTC
    BRUSSELS/MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia’s ousted leader Carles Puigdemont agreed on Tuesday to a snap election called by Spain’s central government when it took control of the region to stop it breaking away, but he said the fight for independence w...

  • Mueller's Clear Signal to the White House and Trump Associates
    2017-10-31 18:35:00 UTC
    WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump brushed off the first indictments in the probe of his campaign’s ties to Russian election meddling, but the charges sent a clear signal to the White House and other Trump associates: Robert Mu...

  • Trump's Trio Face Criminal Charges in Mueller's Russia Probe
    2017-10-30 23:24:27 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal investigators probing Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election charged President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort and another aide, Rick Gates, with money laundering on Monday. A third fo...

  • Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Transgender Military ban
    2017-10-30 18:53:19 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge in Washington on Monday blocked President Donald Trump from banning transgender people from serving in the U.S. military, handing a victory to transgender service members who accused the president of violating ...

  • Guilty Plea: Trump Aide Lied To FBI About Russian 'Dirt'
    2017-10-30 18:49:06 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - George Papadopoulos has pleaded guilty to lying to FBI agents, the federal special counsel said on Monday, becoming the third adviser to President Donald Trump’s campaign to face criminal charges in its investigation. Pap...

  • Who are Paul Manafort and Rick Gates?
    2017-10-30 17:00:58 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Manafort, a businessman and long-time Republican Party operative, surrendered on Monday to the FBI to face the first charges produced by a special counsel investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. pre...

  • Conspiracy Against US: Trump aide Paul Manafort charged
    2017-10-30 16:24:02 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, was indicted on charges of money laundering and conspiracy against the United States, the most serious step yet in a special counsel investigation into Rus...

  • Iran's Rouhani says "we will continue to build missiles"
    2017-10-29 17:18:13 UTC
    DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran will continue to produce missiles for its defense and does not see it as a violation of international accords, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday in a speech broadcast on state television. “We have built, are buildin...

  • Iceland Leftwingers Hope to Oust Conservative PM
    2017-10-29 07:45:27 UTC
    REYKJAVIK (Reuters) - Icelanders, angry over a string of political scandals, ousted the center-right government in an election that could pave the way for a young charismatic opposition leader to form a left-leaning coalition, vote counts indicate...

  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller Files Charges in Russia Probe
    2017-10-29 06:30:21 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal grand jury on Friday approved the first charges in the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a source briefed on the matter told Reuters. The indictment was sealed u...

  • The Unanswered Questions the New JFK Files
    2017-10-27 23:51:08 UTC
    The FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover's memo is one of at least 52 records never previously made public that were included in the release Thursday of about 2,800 unredacted government documents related to Kennedy's murder in Dallas two days earlier. ...

  • Catalan Parliament Declares Independence From Spain
    2017-10-27 21:48:53 UTC
    BARCELONA/MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia’s parliament declared independence from Spain on Friday in defiance of the Madrid government, which at the same time was preparing to impose direct rule over the region. Although the declaration was in eff...

  • Spain Dissolves Catalan Parliament and Sacks its Government
    2017-10-27 21:47:01 UTC
    BARCELONA/MADRID (Reuters) - The Madrid government sacked Catalonia’s president and dismissed its parliament on Friday, hours after the region declared itself an independent nation in Spain’s gravest political crisis since the return of democracy ...

  • Trump Blocks Release of Some JFK Assassination Records
    2017-10-27 20:17:39 UTC
    <blockquote><a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/18062"><h2>>> The Unanswered Questions the New JFK Files</h2></a><hr><blockquote><hr> WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered the release of 2,800 documents re...

  • A Half-Century Later, US Released JFK Assassination Files
    2017-10-27 19:54:26 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered the unveiling of 2,800 documents related to the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy but yielded to pressure from the FBI and CIA to block the release of other recor...

  • Barcelona: Fury at Spanish plan to sack Catalan government
    2017-10-27 14:50:26 UTC
    <strong><a href="http://www.global-gathering.com/news/18061">BREAKING NEWS:</strong><blockquote><h2>Catalonia declares independence from Spain, direct Madrid rule looms</h2></a><hr> BARCELONA/MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia’s parliament declared ...

  • Apple, GM, Best Buy Join Dreamers Coalition Lobby on DACA
    2017-10-27 03:09:17 UTC
    (Reuters) - Apple Inc, General Motors Co, Best Buy Co Inc and others have joined a coalition of top companies lobbying the U.S. Congress for young, illegal immigrants to have a path to permanent residency, the group said on Thursday. The Coalit...

  • Trump Plans to Release Classified Files on Kennedy's Assassination
    2017-10-27 00:27:58 UTC
    <blockquote><h2><hr><a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/18059"> >> Trump Blocks Release of Some JFK Assassination Records</a><hr> <a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/18058"> >> A Half-Century Later, US Released JFK Assassination Fil...

  • Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont rules out snap election
    2017-10-26 16:56:04 UTC
    MADRID/BARCELONA (Reuters) - Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont on Thursday ruled out holding a snap regional election to break the deadlock between the central government and separatists seeking a split from Spain, sharpening the political crisis. ...

  • Russian meddling in 2016 US election: Twitter Banned Ads from 'RT' and 'Sputnik'
    2017-10-26 15:37:28 UTC
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc on Thursday banned advertisements from accounts owned by Russian media outlets Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik, citing allegations by U.S. intelligence agencies that the outlets tried to interfere with the 2016 ...

  • Iraqi Forces Target the Last Patch of ISIS-Held Western Territories
    2017-10-26 05:23:42 UTC
    (Reuters) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced early on Thursday an offensive to recapture the western border region of al-Qaim and Rawa, close to the Syrian border, from the Islamic State militant group. Al-Qaim and Rawa are the la...

  • Kurds Push for Dialogue, Offer to Put Independence on Hold
    2017-10-25 17:26:06 UTC
    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Kurdish authorities in Iraq offered on Wednesday to put an independence drive on hold, stepping up efforts to resolve a crisis in relations with Baghdad via dialogue. But an Iraqi military spokesman suggested an offensive - ...

  • GOP senators slam Trump for 'flagrant disregard of truth and decency'
    2017-10-25 16:54:58 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Jeff Flake said on Wednesday he expected more Republican colleagues to speak out against Donald Trump’s behavior as well as his policies, one day after denouncing the Republican president in a speech. Flake h...

  • FACT CHECK: Spain’s 40 Year Democracy and Control of Catalonia
    2017-10-25 15:38:04 UTC
    MADRID (Reuters) - How will Spain's central government take control of Catalonia? The Spanish government will dismiss Catalonia’s secessionist leadership and force the region into a new election, it decided on Saturday, unprecedented steps it s...