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FILE PHOTO: A neighborhood destroyed by the Camp Fire is seen in Paradise, California, U.S., November 17, 2018. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester/File Photo

California utility PG&E vows more power shutdowns to prevent wildfire

By Sharon Bernstein

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – California utility PG&E Corp plans to increase the controversial practice of shutting off (More...)

House panel plans action on gun background check bill next week

By David Morgan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee will take up legislation next week that (More…)

Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned, carried out by Saudi officials

GENEVA (Reuters) – A United Nations-led inquiry into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said on Thursday that evidence (More…)

Trump, Xi unlikely to meet before March 1 trade deadline: U.S. officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are unlikely to meet before their countries’ March (More…)

U.S. Justice Department to investigate frigid Brooklyn jail

By Gina Cherelus

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice will investigate a New York City jail where (More…)

U.S. military ready to protect diplomats in Venezuela: admiral

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military is prepared to protect U.S. personnel and diplomatic facilities in Venezuela if needed, the (More…)

U.S. weekly jobless claims retreat from one-and-a-half-year high

By Lucia Mutikani

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits dropped from near a 1-1/2-year (More…)

U.N. decries Russia jailing of Dane in Jehovah’s Witnesses case

GENEVA (Reuters) – The top United Nations human rights official said on Thursday the harsh prison sentence Russia imposed on (More…)

California utility PG&E vows more power shutdowns to prevent wildfire

By Sharon Bernstein

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – California utility PG&E Corp plans to increase the controversial practice of shutting off (More…)

‘Do something:’ After school shooting, Florida mother chooses action

By Letitia Stein

PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – After screaming out on national television for President Donald Trump to “please do (More…)

A legacy of war: U.N. clears thousands of explosives in Iraq

By Tom Miles

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United Nations cleared almost 17,000 bombs, suicide belts and other explosive hazards in (More…)