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U.S. lawmakers release sample of Russian-bought Facebook ads

By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers released a batch of Russian-bought Facebook Inc ads on Wednesday that showcased politically charged content allegedly spread on social media by Moscow ahead of the 2016 U.S. election. Some of the ads criticized candidates, while others sought to organize or promote simultaneous rallies for... [...]

November 2, 2017

Trump calls for death penalty for Uzbek man charged in NY attack

By Gina Cherelus and Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump called for the death penalty on Wednesday for an Uzbek immigrant accused of plowing a truck down a New York City bike path, killing eight people, describing the man as a “terrorist.” Sayfullo Saipov, 29, who was hospitalized after... [...]

November 2, 2017

In meeting, Trump to push a reluctant Xi to rein in North Korea

By Steve Holland and John Walcott WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump will further pressure Chinese President Xi Jinping in talks next week to take tougher measures against North Korea, as the United States compiles information for possible new sanctions on Chinese banks working with Pyongyang. Senior administration officials say Trump will try... [...]

November 1, 2017

After delay, Republicans in Congress prepare to introduce tax bill

By David Morgan and Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives were expected on Thursday to release a tax bill offering plenty of flexibility, as they grapple with stubborn internal disagreements on paying for the tax cuts they propose. After an embarrassing one-day postponement of the bill’s unveiling... [...]

November 1, 2017

White House set to name Powell as Fed Chair on Thursday: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump plans to nominate current Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell as the next chair of the U.S. central bank, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. The announcement is expected on Thursday. Powell, 64, was already seen as the frontrunner for the job, with a White... [...]

November 1, 2017

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October 24, 2017

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