• U.S. judge extends deadline for bank records of firm behind Trump dossier

    Reuters News: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A federal judge has given an unnamed bank more time to respond to a congressional subpoena for financial records of the Washington research firm that hired a former British spy to compile a dossier on presidential candidate Donald Trump. Trump and other Republicans have...
  • Brooklyn man sentenced to 15 years prison over Islamic State support

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Brooklyn man was sentenced on Friday to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to conspiring to provide material support to Islamic State. Abdurasul Hasanovich Juraboev, 27, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge William Kuntz in the federal court in Brooklyn. The...
  • Gruesome injuries marked hunt for U.S. Army's Bergdahl: soldiers

    Reuters News: FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) – During a July 2009 raid seeking intelligence on the whereabouts of U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who had walked off his post in Afghanistan, a rocket-propelled grenade hit Army Specialist Jonathan Morita and mangled his right hand. U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl...
  • Boss of New York-based retail crime ring pleads guilty

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – The leader of a theft ring that stole millions of dollars of electronics and ink cartridges from big-box retailers and resold them on websites such as Amazon and eBay pleaded guilty to the top criminal charges he faced, New York’s attorney general said....
  • Top U.S. military officer seeks to address criticism of fatal Niger operation

    Reuters News: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. military officer sought on Monday to tamp down criticism the Pentagon had not been forthcoming about the death of four U.S. soldiers in an ambush in Niger, providing a timeline of the incident and acknowledging unanswered questions remained. General Joseph Dunford,...
  • Judge to decide Trump impact in U.S. Army deserter Bergdahl's case

    Reuters News: FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) – A military judge will weigh whether President Donald Trump’s critical statements about U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl have hurt the soldier’s chances of getting fair treatment in the desertion case that could send him to prison for life. Bergdahl’s lead attorney, Eugene...
  • Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says would travel to North Korea: NYT

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said he would be willing to travel to North Korea on behalf of the Trump administration to help diffuse rising tensions, The New York Times reported on its website on Sunday. FILE PHOTO – Former U.S. President Jimmy...
  • Plane by plane, New York greets Puerto Ricans displaced by hurricane

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – There were only a few minutes left before baggage carousel No. 4 jolted to life at John F. Kennedy International Airport, soon to be ringed with people coming from Puerto Rico on one-way tickets they never would have bought if not for the...
  • Trump launches petition against NFL players' anthem protests

    Reuters News: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up the pressure on the National Football League over protests by its players during the national anthem by launching a petition and asking his supporters to show their patriotism by backing it. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to...