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U.S. states sue to block White House from allowing 3-D printed guns

U.S. states sue to block White House from allowing 3-D printed guns

(Reuters) – Twenty U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Thursday to block what they called its latest effort to allow blueprints for making guns from 3-D printers to be released on the internet,...

At Florida base, a mix of relief, anxiety in Saudi shooting aftermath

At Florida base, a mix of relief, anxiety in Saudi shooting aftermath

NAVAL AIR STATION PENSACOLA, Fla. (Reuters) – With an FBI investigation underway, Navy security officer David Link still is not allowed to talk about what he saw when a Saudi gunman killed three U.S....

Trump touts U.S. economy, dismisses climate ‘prophets of doom’ as Greta looks on

Trump touts U.S. economy, dismisses climate ‘prophets of doom’ as Greta looks on

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump touted the success of the U.S. economy in Davos on Tuesday, dismissing “perennial prophets of doom” on climate change to an audience that included Greta Thunberg....

Macron and Trump declare truce in digital tax dispute

Macron and Trump declare truce in digital tax dispute

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a visit at the AstraZeneca factory in Dunkirk, France January 20, 2020. Denis Charlet/Pool via REUTERS PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he had...

Foreign powers back Libya ceasefire as commander’s forces choke oil flows

Foreign powers back Libya ceasefire as commander’s forces choke oil flows

BERLIN (Reuters) – Foreign powers agreed at a summit in Berlin on Sunday to shore up a shaky truce in Libya, but the meeting was overshadowed by blockades of oilfields by forces loyal to...

Ahead of Senate trial, Trump legal team rejects impeachment as flawed

Ahead of Senate trial, Trump legal team rejects impeachment as flawed

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks as he welcomes the 2019 NCAA National Championship Football team the Louisiana State University Tigers to the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., January 17, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis PALM...

Comcast’s Peacock streaming service to offer free and $5- or $10-a-month options

Comcast’s Peacock streaming service to offer free and $5- or $10-a-month options

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Comcast Corp-owned NBCUniversal’s new Peacock service, its belated entry into the streaming video wars, will offer free and $5-per-month options with advertising, the company announced on Thursday. A peacock is...

Canada investigators to examine Iran crash wreckage later on Wednesday – Ottawa

Canada investigators to examine Iran crash wreckage later on Wednesday – Ottawa

FILE PHOTO: Flowers and photos of the victims set up at a memorial service at the University of Alberta for the victims of a Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed in Iran, in Edmonton, Alberta,...

Schumer says believes majority of U.S. Senate backs Iran war powers resolution

Schumer says believes majority of U.S. Senate backs Iran war powers resolution

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer speaks about impeachment to reporters after a weekly policy lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 7, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate...