U.S. judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border by... Read more »

Democratic senators urge FTC to act on Facebook ‘friendly fraud’ practices

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Two Democratic U.S. senators called for the Federal Trade Commission to act on a complaint filed by consumer groups against Facebook Inc on Thursday that... Read more »

North Carolina orders new U.S. House election after ‘tainted’ vote

(Reuters) – North Carolina’s elections board on Thursday ordered a new election for a U.S. House seat after officials said corruption surrounding absentee ballots tainted the results of a... Read more »

U.S. to leave 200 American peacekeepers in Syria after pullout

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will leave “a small peacekeeping group” of 200 American troops in Syria for a period of time after a U.S. pullout, the White... Read more »

Wall St. breaks run of gains as economic data disappoints

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Weak economic reports pressured U.S. stocks on Thursday after the market’s recent run of gains, and a drop in healthcare shares added to the bearish... Read more »

North Carolina elections board orders new U.S. House election

(Reuters) – North Carolina’s elections board on Thursday unanimously ordered a new election for a U.S. House seat after officials said corruption surrounding absentee ballots tainted the results of... Read more »

Judge orders ex-Trump aide Stone not to speak publicly about his criminal case

Roger Stone, former political adviser of U.S. President Donald Trump, departs after a hearing where Stone said he had “abused” a gag order with an Instagram post that appeared... Read more »

With push from McConnell, Kelly Craft rises as candidate for U.N. ambassador

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft takes part in a meeting with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Trudeau’s office on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada,... Read more »

Wall Street dragged down by healthcare stocks, weak economic data

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, pressured by weak economic data and a drop in healthcare shares led by Johnson & Johnson, with investors keeping a close watch... Read more »

Trump’s ex-lawyer to talk to Senate intel panel on Tuesday: source

FILE PHOTO: Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, exits the United States Courthouse after sentencing at the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S.,... Read more »