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Iran will not wage war against any nation: Iranian presidentReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Iran will not wage war against any nation, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday in a speech broadcast live on state TV.
Don't open 'Pandora's Box' in Middle East, China warnsReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The Chinese government's top diplomat warned on Tuesday that the world should not open a "Pandora's Box" in the Middle East, as he denounced U.S. pressure on Iran and called on it not to drop out of a landmark nuclear deal.
Jury chosen for Navy SEAL's war crimes trial, opening arguments on TuesdayReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Opening arguments are set to begin on Tuesday in the trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL court-martialed on charges of murdering a wounded Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians, a war crimes case that has drawn the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump.
China calls on U.S. to stop "extreme pressure" on IranReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The United States should not use "extreme pressure" to resolve issues with Iran, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Tuesday, amid a standoff following attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
Former Egyptian president Mursi buried in Cairo, son saysReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi has been buried alongside other senior figures of the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo, his son, Ahmed Mursi, said on his Facebook page on Tuesday.
U.S. to send more troops to the Middle EastReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced on Monday the deployment of about 1,000 more troops to the Middle East for what he said were defensive purposes, citing concerns about a threat from Iran. Ryan Brooks reports.
Empowerment rules at MTV awards, with win for Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Superhero blockbuster "Avengers: Endgame" was the top winner at the MTV Movie and TV awards on Monday in a show marked by messages of empowerment and self-esteem.
Britain's Hammond 'prepared to resign' over May's spending plans: ITV, citing PAReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
British finance minister Philip Hammond is "prepared to resign" over Prime Minister Theresa May's legacy spending plans, ITV said on Tuesday, citing the Press Association.
Venezuela frees jailed opposition lawmaker ahead of U.N. rights chief's visitReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Venezuela on Monday freed opposition lawmaker Gilber Caro, who was detained in April in what allies said was a violation of his parliamentary immunity, the opposition-controlled National Assembly said on Twitter.
Trump says U.S. agency will begin removing millions of illegal immigrantsReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
President Donald Trump said on Monday that U.S. authorities will begin next week removing millions of illegal immigrants in the United States.
Trump ex-aide Manafort moved to Manhattan, arraignment seen near: sourceReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, was transferred to a detention facility in Manhattan on Monday ahead of an expected arraignment on state charges in New York, a person familiar with the matter said.
Death toll from China quakes rises to 11Reuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The death toll from two strong earthquakes in China rose to 11 on Tuesday, with 122 people injured, state media said, adding that rescuers pulled some survivors from rubble in a part of the country that often suffers strong tremors.
Former Egyptian president Mursi died from a heart attack: state TVReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi died from a sudden heart attack during a court session, state television reported early on Tuesday, citing a medical source.
Alleged New York sex cult leader's 'out there' lifestyle not a crime: lawyerReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The New York man who started a secret society in which female "slaves" were branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him may have led an unconventional life, but he did not break the law, his lawyer told jurors on Monday.
Mexico could beat U.S. in trade war, but would be a 'pyrrhic' victory: presidentReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Mexico could win a trade war with the United States but it is a war Mexico doesn't want because it would take too heavy a toll, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday.
Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East - sourcesReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington blames for attacks on oil tankers last week, two U.S. officials told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.
U.S. court voids $65 million settlement tied to Allen Stanford Ponzi schemeReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
A federal appeals court on Monday threw out a settlement requiring insurers to pay $65 million to a court-appointed receiver for companies once run by Allen Stanford, the Texas financier serving a 110-year prison term for running a large Ponzi scheme.
UPDATE 2-U.S. firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing alternativesReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for producing clothing, electronics and other consumer goods as the Trump administration prepares new tariffs on remaining U.S.-China trade.
U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacksReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The U.S. military on Monday released new images it says showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) removing an unexploded limpet mine from a Japanese-owned tanker that was attacked on June 13 in the Gulf of Oman, as Washington blames Tehran for the attack.
Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mursi dies after collapsing in courtReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, the first democratically elected head of state in Egypt's modern history, died on Monday aged 67 after collapsing in a Cairo court while on trial on espionage charges, authorities said.
Insurance costs rocket for U.S. IPOs as twitchy investors take to courtsReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Companies going public in the United States face insurance costs that have increased as much as 200% in the last three years to cover their executives against lawsuits alleging they misled investors.
Shooting mars Toronto Raptors NBA victory parade attended by 2 million CanadiansReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was among 2 million fans cheering the NBA champion Toronto Raptors at a victory parade through the city on Monday that was briefly interrupted by nearby gunfire that injured two people and caused many attendees to scatter for safety.
Guatemala ex-first lady faces battle for presidency after first round winReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Former first lady Sandra Torres won a clear victory in the first round of Guatemala's presidential election, results showed on Monday, but the center-left candidate faces a tough test to see off her nearest conservative rival in a direct runoff in August.
Global stocks, yields dip with Fed meeting on tapReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
A gauge of global stock markets dipped slightly on Monday after a mostly strong month and benchmark U.S. bond yields edged lower as investors awaited developments this week from central banks in the United States and elsewhere.
Egyptian authorities refuse Mursi's burial in family cemetery: sonReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Egyptian authorities have refused to allow President Mohamed Mursi to be buried at his family's cemetery, his son Abdullah Mohamed Mursi told Reuters on Monday.
Warriors congratulate NBA champion Raptors in Toronto newspaper adReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
The Golden State Warriors took out a full-page advert in the Toronto Star on Monday to congratulate a Toronto Raptors team that stopped them claiming a third consecutive NBA championship.
Trudeau joins 2 million Canadians cheering Raptors in NBA victory paradeReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was among 2 million fans cheering the Toronto Raptors on Monday as the basketball team paraded through the city to celebrate its first NBA championship, a win that has united Canada.
Justice Thomas urges U.S. Supreme Court to feel free to reverse precedentsReuters: Top News - powered by FeedBurner
Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to feel less bound to upholding precedent, advancing a view that if adopted by enough of his fellow justices could result in more past decisions being overruled, perhaps including the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion nationwide.