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- 'Moonlight' upsets 'La La Land' for top Oscar after major gaffe
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:29:10 -0500
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - African-American coming-of-age tale "Moonlight" won the Oscar for best picture on Sunday on a big night for Hollywood diversity that was overshadowed by an embarrassing onstage gaffe over the top award.
- Trump's pick for Navy secretary withdraws
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 19:33:12 -0500
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's pick for secretary of the Navy withdrew from consideration on Sunday, the second time a Trump nominee to lead one of the armed services bowed out because of government conflict-of-interest rules.
- Killing of Kim Jong Nam organized by North Korean govt ministries: South Korea
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:11:37 -0500
SEOUL (Reuters) - The killing of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was organized by the reclusive state's ministry of state security and foreign ministry, according to South Korean lawmakers briefed by the country's intelligence agency.
- South Korean prosecutors are denied Park scandal probe extension
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:18:05 -0500
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean special prosecutors investigating impeached President Park Geun-hye were denied permission to extend their probe and question her in person on Monday amid a graft scandal that threatens to topple her from office.
- Trump administration re-evaluating self-driving car guidance
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:41:42 -0500
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said on Sunday she was reviewing self-driving vehicle guidance issued by the Obama administration and urged companies to explain the benefits of automated vehicles to a skeptical public.
- China's top diplomat to visit U.S. on Monday and Tuesday: Xinhua
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 19:12:33 -0500
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's top diplomat will visit the United States this week, the most senior Chinese official to do so since President Donald Trump took office on January 20, state news agency Xinhua said.
- Indonesia police say bomber 'possibly' linked to IS sympathisers
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:51:39 -0500
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A militant killed by police in Indonesia after detonating a small bomb in the city of Bandung on Monday was "possibly" part of a radical network sympathetic to Islamic State, police said.
- Trump to lay out healthcare revamp details in speech to Congress
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:02:07 -0500
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Sunday he will offer details on how he would like to overhaul President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law in a speech to the U.S. Congress on Tuesday.
- Exclusive: Wal-Mart launches new front in U.S. price war, targets Aldi in grocery aisle
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:08:45 -0500
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc is running a new price-comparison test in at least 1,200 U.S. stores and squeezing packaged goods suppliers in a bid to close a pricing gap with German-based discount grocery chain Aldi and other U.S. rivals like Kroger Co , according to four sources familiar with the moves.
- Trump budget plan boosts Pentagon, trims State Dept, EPA: officials
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:11:21 -0500
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House will send federal departments a budget proposal on Monday containing the defense spending increase President Donald Trump promised, financed partly by cuts to the U.S. State Department, Environmental Protection Agency and other non-defense programs, two officials familiar with the proposal said.