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Another Saturday Night Massacre? DC may be ready

A bipartisan group of senators recently introduced legislation designed to prevent the firing of the man investigating President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller. [Source]

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Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides

Kissimmee Police Shooting Leaves One Officer Dead, Another Gravely Wounded

It was one of several police shootings on Friday night. A suspect was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

Officer killed, another in critical condition in Florida

A Kissimmee police officer is dead and a sergeant is in "grave critical condition" after a shooting that may have been an ambush, Kissimmee Police Chief Jeff O'Dell said.

Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides

One Officer Is Killed and Another Is Gravely Wounded in Kissimmee, Fla., Shooting

The Kissimmee shooting was among police shootings in three cities on Friday night in which a total of six officers were shot.

Health Care Decoded

The New Health Care: Preventing Teen Suicide: What the Evidence Shows

Limiting access to guns, avoiding the glamorization of suicide, and keeping teenagers connected would all help.

Why the Trump administration is cutting teen pregnancy prevention funding

Most teenagers feel uncomfortable talking about sex, but not 16-year-old Bryanna Ely.

Trump, Donald J

Trump Dumps Another Tradition: Moral Authority

When President Trump refused to unequivocally denounce white supremacists on Tuesday, he stepped away from what U.S. presidents have seen as crucial to their job: setting a moral course for the nation.

Sex Crimes

Roman Polanski Accused of Sexual Abuse by Another Woman

The woman, who was identified only as Robin, said that the film director “sexually victimized” her in 1973, when she was 16.

Trump's failure of leadership on Charlottesville violence is another sign of a presidency in peril

Donald Trump's insistence Tuesday that "both sides" were responsible for the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, has turned what was a fumbling presidency into what now appears to be one on the verge of total collapse.


BRIEF-Bellicum Pharmaceuticals enters a cancer research grant contract with cancer prevention and research institute of Texas

* Bellicum Pharmaceuticals says ‍on Aug. 9, entered a cancer research grant contract with cancer prevention and research institute of Texas

White nationalists plan another protest, this time in Texas on September 11

Brace yourselves for Round 2: White nationalists are planning for another protest in September.


Semenya takes another 800m title in her stride

LONDON (Reuters) - Caster Semenya claimed another global title when she won the world 800 meters gold while seemingly barely taking a breath on Sunday, biding her time before surging clear to record one minute 55.16 seconds, the fastest time in the world this year.


Federer dumps Haase to reach another Montreal final

(Reuters) - Swiss second seed Roger Federer used a dominant service game to earn a 6-3 7-6(5) semi-final win over Dutchman Robin Haase at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Saturday.

Another Saturday Night Massacre? DC may be ready

A bipartisan group of senators recently introduced legislation designed to prevent the firing of the man investigating President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller.


Canada orders ships to reduce speed to prevent whale deaths

TORONTO (Reuters) - Certain ships are being ordered to reduce speed because of the deaths of at least 10 North Atlantic right whales in Canada's Gulf of St Lawrence during the past two months, the government said on Friday.

United States Defense and Military Forces

North Korea Aside, Guam Faces Another Threat: Climate Change

Scientists say the island’s military installations and tourism industry could be imperiled by erosion, heat waves and harsher storms.


U.S. economic expansion to last another two years or more: Reuters poll

BENGALURU (Reuters) - The U.S. economic expansion will last at least another two years, according to a majority of economists polled by Reuters who also forecast growth will not accelerate the way the Trump administration has predicted.

Social Media

Snap Stumbles Through Another Disappointing Quarter

The company did little to ease concerns about its future, posting financial results that missed Wall Street expectations.

Vitamin may prevent some miscarriages, defects

Vitamin B3 -- found in meat and green vegetables -- has been shown to prevent one genetic cause of birth defects and miscarriages, according to a new study.

Why another dictator's downfall scares the life out of Kim

There is something that instinctively scares us when we see slavish military synchronicity.


Japan's Takata files another attempt to stay U.S. air bag lawsuits

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Wednesday in an effort to pause lawsuits against the company over faulty air bag inflators - more than a month after its U.S. unit filed for bankruptcy in the same court.


Van Niekerk cruises to another 400 meters gold

LONDON (Reuters) - Wayde van Niekerk retained his world 400 meters title in dominant fashion on Tuesday as he stormed to victory in 43.98 seconds but there was almost as much interest in the empty lane alongside him where Botswana's Isaac Makwala should have been.


Hejnova on course for another world 400 meters hurdles title

LONDON (Reuters) - Defending champion Zuzana Hejnova signaled her intent to win a third successive 400 meters hurdles world title after qualifying fastest for the final at the World Championships on Tuesday.

Where India will be in another 70 years?

As the clock struck midnight on August 15, 1947, the world's biggest democracy was born. India had become an independent nation.


Few U.S. gun owners get training that includes suicide prevention

Reuters Health - About 61 percent of firearm owners in the U.S. have received formal training in handling their guns, but only one in seven say it included prevention of suicide - the number one cause of gun deaths, according to a new study.


Australian Leaders Plan Vote on Same-Sex Marriage, One Way or Another

Liberal Party officials say that if the Senate doesn’t open the polls for a nationwide vote on same-sex marriage, Australians will cast advisory ballots by mail.

Social Media

First Words: ‘Virtue Signaling’ Isn’t the Problem. Not Believing One Another Is.

The more sheltered and fragmented American communities become, the harder we find it to trust that other people hold real convictions.


Miners, energy stocks give European shares another leg up

LONDON, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Basic resources and energy stocks helped European benchmarks build on the previous week's robust gains on Monday, as commodity prices climbed.

Fire Strikes Another Tower in the Dubai Marina

A fire broke out Sunday at another high-rise tower in the Dubai Marina, just days after a blaze struck one of the world's tallest residential towers in the same neighborhood.


Playlist: The Playlist: Kelela Wants Answers, and Jackie Shane Gets Another Shot

Hear the week's 10 most notable new songs from Rae Sremmurd, Garbage, Thundercat and more.


Senators propose legislation to protect special counsel from Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican and Democratic senators introduced two pieces of legislation on Thursday seeking to block President Donald Trump from firing the special counsel probing his ties to Russia, as Congress increasingly seeks to assert its authority on policy.

'Will & Grace' revival renewed for another season

NBC has already ordered a second helping of its "Will & Grace" reboot.

Iran: US sanctions designed to derail nuclear deal

The US is undermining the Iran nuclear deal by imposing sanctions on the country, a ranking Iranian official has said on state TV.


Australia new vehicle sales notch another record in July-industry

SYDNEY, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Australian new vehicle sales recorded a third straight month of record sales in July, a hopeful sign for spending across the economy given consumers were confident enough to splash out on big ticket items.

Computers and the Internet

Why Apple Is Experiencing Another Growth Spurt

The company, whose stock hit a record Wednesday, is leaning on the 1.2 billion iPhones it has sold to push other products and services.

Baltimore says it has video of another cop planting evidence

Baltimore police body camera videos show "multiple officers working together to manufacture evidence," according to the Baltimore City Office of the Public Defender, the second such instance of alleged misconduct caught on tape in recent weeks.


Trump calls Russia sanctions legislation 'significantly flawed'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the Russia sanctions legislation he signed into law "significantly flawed" and urged Congress to not use the measure to hinder U.S. efforts to resolve the Ukraine conflict with its European allies.

GOP and Democrat lawmakers agree Congress needs to prevent a collapse of the health insurance market

Several Republican and Democrat lawmakers agree that Congress needs to prevent a collapse of the health insurance market, which could hurt millions of consumers -- and that concern has opened up some bipartisan dialogue.

Arts and Antiquities Looting

Met Museum Turns Over Another Relic With Disputed Past to Prosecutors

Lebanon says the ancient sculpture, which dates from roughly 360 B.C., was looted and should be returned, but the owners say they have good title.


Illinois governor rejects school funding legislation

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner on Tuesday blocked hundreds of millions of new state dollars from going to cash-strapped Chicago Public Schools (CPS) by rewriting parts of a state school-funding overhaul bill, potentially imperiling the entire legislation and the flow of state money to all school districts.

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Republicans want tech input on U.S. net neutrality legislation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. congressional committee on Monday asked for input from Google parent Alphabet Inc , Facebook Inc , Comcast Corp , Inc and other major companies on a proposed rewrite of rules governing consumer internet access, according to an email reviewed by Reuters.


President Trump to travel to promote tax overhaul legislation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump, who has been criticized for not doing enough to help pass health care legislation, will do more traveling to try to drum up support for tax legislation, a senior White House aide said on Monday.


Lack of value fund interest could be another bad omen for Chipotle

NEW YORK (Reuters) - More well-publicized incidents at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc restaurants have pushed the shares down 26 percent over the last three months, but the burrito chain is facing a more subtle threat that could weigh on the stock: it is losing favor with growth fund managers and yet remains too expensive to attract value-oriented funds in their place.


HIV-prevention pill can be taken as needed

Reuters Health - Men can safely take a pill that protects against the virus that causes AIDS when they need it, instead of every day, suggests a new study.


Myanmar detains another journalist amid press freedom concerns

YANGON (Reuters) - Police in Myanmar said on Monday they had detained one of the country's best known journalists, months after a social media clash with firebrand Buddhist monk Wirathu, as concerns rise over freedom of expression.

Cabinet tensions rise as West Wing goes through (another) shakeup

Several lingering personnel challenges facing the President, the mounting frustration of GOP congressional leaders and an August travel schedule that might make it easier for White House handymen -- it's all covered in our Inside Politics forecast.


Union cheers as trucks kept out of U.S. self-driving legislation

WASHINGTON, July 28 (Reuters) - The Teamsters union on Friday praised House lawmakers for keeping self-driving commercial trucks out of a proposed bill aimed at speeding deployment of the advanced technology for cars.


House panel approves legislation to speed deployment of self-driving cars

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An influential U.S. House Committee on Thursday approved a revised bipartisan bill on a 54-0 vote that would speed the deployment of self-driving cars without human controls and bar states from blocking autonomous vehicles.


Chipotle served another subpoena after latest food scare

(Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc said U.S. federal prosecutors served a subpoena, seeking information related to a suspected norovirus outbreak at a restaurant in Sterling, Virginia that it briefly closed last week.


Germany's ZF recently held takeover talks with Wabco -WSJ

BERLIN, July 25 (Reuters) - German engineering company and auto supplier ZF Friedrichshafen was recently in advanced takeover talks with U.S. commercial vehicle parts supplier Wabco Holdings before they broke down, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.


Maradona backs use of video technology to prevent another 'Hand of God'

(Reuters) - Diego Maradona has backed the use of video assistant referees (VARs) in soccer even though he is aware that his infamous 'Hand of God' goal would not have stood if the technology had existed during his heyday.

The senator, recently diagnosed with brain cancer, will be on hand for critical vote

Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a critical vote on health care legislation.

US sees more signs North Korea is preparing another missile test

North Korea appears to be preparing for another missile test, according to a US Defense official. The official said that transporter vehicles carrying ballistic missile launching equipment were seen arriving in Kusong, North Korea on Friday.


BRIEF-Johnson & Johnson announces encouraging first-in-human clinical data for investigational HIV preventive vaccine

* Johnson & Johnson announces encouraging first-in-human clinical data for investigational HIV preventive vaccine

Trump Jr.'s legal team adds another lawyer

Donald Trump Jr.'s legal team has a new member.


Trump open to signing Russia sanctions legislation: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump was open to signing legislation toughening sanctions on Russia after Senate and House leaders reached agreement on a bill for stronger action against Moscow.


White House says open to legislation toughening Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Sunday it was open to legislation toughening sanctions on Russia as momentum increased in the U.S. Congress for stronger action against Moscow.


Tepco spots possible nuclear fuel debris at another Fukushima reactor: Kyodo

TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco), the operator of Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant, may have found nuclear fuel debris below the damaged No. 3 reactor, one of three that had meltdowns in the 2011 disaster, Kyodo News reported on Friday.

Another victim of serial killer identified

More than 40 years after serial killer John Wayne Gacy killed 33 young men and boys in the Chicago area, authorities have identified another victim.


Morgan Stanley claims another trading victory over rival Goldman Sachs

(Reuters) - Morgan Stanley beat Wall Street's profit expectations on Wednesday, reporting gains across most of its businesses and producing more trading revenue than rival Goldman Sachs Group Inc, a rare feat.

The President wants to let Obamacare fail, then have both sides come up with another plan

Donald Trump, aka the President of the United States, was asked today about next steps for the health care system now that the Republican attempts to repeal and replace or repeal then replace the Affordable Care Act have officially failed.

Health care failure is another blow to Trump's stunted agenda

The collapse of the Republican bid to repeal and replace Obamacare Monday, alongside chaos brewed by the Russia scandal, has revealed a stunted presidency and a White House struggling to master the levers of power.


Fire in Croatia prevented from reaching Split, Montenegro asks for help

SPLIT, Croatia (Reuters) - Montenegro has asked the European Union civil protection force to help it battle several forest fires, while a blaze in neighboring Croatia that had been threatening the city of Split has "normalized", authorities said on Tuesday.


U.S. House panel to consider self-driving car legislation

WASHINGTON, July 17 (Reuters) - A U.S. House subcommittee will vote on Wednesday on a sweeping proposal to allow automakers to deploy up to 100,000 self-driving vehicles without meeting existing auto safety standards and bar states from imposing driverless car rules.


Turkish parliament extends state of emergency for another 3 months

ANKARA (Reuters) - The Turkish parliament on Monday approved the extension of emergency rule for another three months, almost a year after it was imposed in the wake of last July's failed military coup.

This type of diet may prevent dementia

Meals from the sunny Mediterranean have been linked to stronger bones, a healthier heart and longer life, along with a reduced risk for diabetes and high blood pressure.


Nine killed by flash flooding in Arizona, another one missing

PHOENIX (Reuters) - At least nine people drowned while swimming in an Arizona river when they became overwhelmed by flash flooding following heavy rains in the drought-stricken region, officials said on Sunday.


Another New York Diner Turns Off the Grill, a Victim of Rising Rents

Cup & Saucer is closing after more than 70 years in Lower Manhattan, the latest sign that the days of the classic city diner may be numbered.


Saudi soldier killed, another wounded in restive Qatif province

DUBAI (Reuters) - A Saudi soldier was killed and another was wounded in a shooting attack on their patrol vehicle in the kingdom's Qatif province, the Interior Ministry said on Friday, which calling it a "terrorist crime".

Rockaway Beach (Queens, NY)

Could the Rockaways Survive Another Sandy?

Residents are bracing for the worst, wondering whether measures taken so far are enough to keep devastation of the Queens community at bay.


Trilobites: Living Another Day, Thanks to Grandparents Who Couldn’t Sleep

Age-related changes in sleep patterns may have helped early humans survive by ensuring at least one person was always alert to nighttime threats.


More evidence that outdoor time may help prevent nearsightedness

(Reuters Health) - Kids who spend more time outdoors and who play sports are less likely to be near-sighted, according to a recent study in a large, diverse group of urban 6-year-olds.


U.S. senator seeks legislation to undo ban on arbitration clauses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Tom Cotton said on Tuesday he has begun the legislative process to eliminate a new ban on mandatory arbitration clauses established by a government regulator.


House panel to unveil self-driving car legislation soon: aide

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Republicans expect to introduce bills later this week that would bar states from setting their own rules for self-driving cars and take other steps to remove obstacles to putting such vehicles on the road, a spokeswoman said.


BRIEF-Axalta Coating Systems recently signed a new, 3-year agreement with Volkswagen Group Italia S.p.A​

* Recently signed a new, three-year commercial agreement with Volkswagen Group Italia S.p.A​


Top seed Kerber lives to fight another day

LONDON (Reuters) - Top seed Angelique Kerber lived dangerously for more than two hours before finally subduing the tenacious challenge of American outsider Shelby Rogers 4-6 7-6(2) 6-4 to reach the Wimbledon fourth round on Saturday.

Putin charms another US president

We might never know exactly what they discussed -- nor can either side now seem to agree -- but President Donald Trump emerged fresh with optimism on Friday after a first face-to-face meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.


Inotek shares plunge after sole eye drug fails another trial

(Reuters) - Inotek Pharmaceuticals Corp said on Friday it would evaluate strategic options after its sole experimental eye drug failed another trial, sending the company's shares tumbling 42 percent in extended trading.


Inotek to consider strategic options after eye drug fails another study

July 7 (Reuters) - Inotek Pharmaceuticals Corp said on Friday it would evaluate its lead experimental drug and consider strategic options after the eye drug failed another trial.


Georgia doctor to head U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

(Reuters) - Brenda Fitzgerald, a physician in charge of the state of Georgia's public health agency, has been named to head the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Trump administration said on Friday.


'We were so close,' says diplomat as another Cyprus reunification bid flops

ATHENS (Reuters) - The best chance in generations to broker a deal over ethnically-split Cyprus collapsed in acrimony early on Friday, throwing the prospect of any reunification into disarray.

Another GOP senator comes out against health bill

Sen. John Hoeven is the latest Republican senator to come out against party leaders' plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, sharing his reservations at a roundtable in North Dakota this week.


Short seller Cohodes targets yet another Canadian firm: Exchange Income

NEW YORK, July 5 (Reuters) - Short seller Marc Cohodes, who has famously bet against the shares of six Canadian-based companies including Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc and Home Capital Group Inc, said on Wednesday that he is targeting yet another Canadian firm - Exchange Income Corp.


Ukraine police prevent second cyber attack: minister

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian cyber police have blocked the second cyber attack against Ukraine, Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said on Wednesday.


BRIEF-Dryships believes recently filed derivative lawsuit, motion for temporary restraining order, preliminary injunction are without merit

* Dryships inc. Believes that recently filed derivative lawsuit and motion for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction to suspend further issuances of common shares below a certain price are without merit


UPDATE 1-Canadian auto sales jump in June, racking up another record

OTTAWA, July 4 (Reuters) - Canadian auto sales set another record in June, making for a solid performance in the first half of the year as customer demand for light trucks was strong, despite a decline in passenger car sales, data showed on Tuesday.


Proper tools may help prevent medicine errors at home

(Reuters Health) - Providing parents with picture-based instructions - and with dosing tools that closely match the amount of medication needed - may help reduce cases of medication overdoses in children, researchers say.

Real Estate (Commercial)

Square Feet: Apple Disrupts Silicon Valley With Another Eye-Catcher: Its New Home

Apple Park, headquarters for 12,000 people, has brought tourists, businesses and higher real estate prices to the surrounding area.

Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments and prevention

Hemorrhoids have plagued mankind's derrieres for centuries.

North Korea

North Korea Fires Another Missile Amid Rising Tensions With U.S.

The missile took off from the northwestern town of Kusong and landed in the sea between North Korea and Japan, the South Korean military said in a statement.


Firearm restrictions not enough to prevent suicides

(Reuters Health) - Restricting access to firearms just for people with known mental health or substance abuse problems and those who previously tried to kill themselves won’t prevent many suicide deaths, U.S. researchers say.


Oregon passes first statewide 'fair work week' legislation

(Reuters) - Oregon is set to become the first U.S. state requiring certain businesses to furnish workers with a week's notice of their job schedules and a minimum of 10 hours rest between daily shifts under a bill that won final legislative approval on Thursday.


BRIEF-Polyone signs agreement to divest Designed Structures and Solutions for $115 mln

* Polyone signs agreement to divest designed structures and solutions


Air pollution limits in U.S. inadequate to prevent deaths

(Reuters Health) - With the Trump Administration threatening to loosen air pollution controls, a new study is showing that even existing rules are causing tens of thousands of extra deaths in the United States each year.


Van Niekerk breaks another Johnson world record in rare 300m race

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (Reuters) - South African Wayde van Niekerk broke the 300 metres world record at the Ostrava Golden Spike on Wednesday, rubbing Michael Johnson out of the record books for the second time in less than a year.

Biological and Chemical Warfare

Syria Denies Planning Another Chemical Attack

The government in Damascus and its Russian patrons rejected an accusation from the White House, calling it a provocation.

Syria could be preparing another chemical attack, White House says

The White House said that there are "potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack" by the Syrian regime and warned the country's president, Bashar al-Assad, of a "heavy price" if one is carried out.


Syria Will ‘Pay a Heavy Price’ for Another Chemical Attack, Trump Says

A White House statement late Monday said President Bashar al-Assad of Syria appeared to be preparing a chemical weapons attack similar to the one in April.


U.S. says it appears Syria planning another chemical weapons attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Monday it appears the Syrian government is preparing for another chemical weapons attack and it warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad he and his military would "pay a heavy price" if it conducts such an attack.


Willis starts well on another great Wimbledon adventure

(Reuters) - Marcus Willis, the Briton whose tennis fairytale enchanted Wimbledon last year, made a strong start to his latest adventure to reach the main draw of the world's biggest tournament on Monday as he won his first qualifying match at Roehampton.


BRIEF-Lipocine announces submission of special protocol assessment request to FDA on LPCN 1107, an oral alternative for prevention of preterm birth

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Fareed's take: US headed for another decade of war

CNN's Fareed Zakaria says that President Trump's administration is ramping up military operations across the Middle East and causing the US to stumble into another decade of war.


Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says 'no'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump made calls to fellow Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Friday to mobilize support for their party's healthcare overhaul while acknowledging the legislation is on a "very, very narrow path" to passage.


U.S. FDA approves Portola blood-thinner to prevent blood clots

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a new oral blood-thinner made by Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc to prevent deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms in acutely ill patients who are not undergoing surgery.


UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA approves Portola blood-thinner to prevent blood clots

June 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a new oral blood-thinner made by Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc to prevent deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms in acutely ill patients who are not undergoing surgery.


Sydney to erect barricades to prevent vehicle attacks: police

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Sydney will install concrete barricades in a prominent pedestrian-only thoroughfare to mitigate against the risk of a vehicle attack by extremists, Australian police said on Friday, after recent incidents in Europe and the United States.

Decisions and Verdicts

Another Victory for the ‘Making a Murderer’ Subject Brendan Dassey

A federal appeals court upheld an earlier judge’s ruling that Mr. Dassey, the subject of the Netflix documentary, was coerced into a confession.

Facebook tests tool to prevent catfishing

Hands-free typing: Facebook's brain-to-text initiative


Two holdouts prevented Cosby guilty verdict, juror tells ABC

(Reuters) - Two holdout jurors prevented comedian Bill Cosby from being found guilty on two of three counts in his sexual assault trial and deliberations were so tense that jurors burst into tears, a jury member told ABC News in a report on Wednesday.


U.S. FDA moves to prevent Pharma from 'gaming' generic drug system

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration moved on Wednesday to prevent pharmaceutical companies from "gaming" the system to block or delay entry of generic rivals.

US shoots down another Syrian drone

A US F-15E fighter jet shot down a pro-Syrian regime drone near At Tanf, Syria, on Monday, two US officials told CNN, the third downing of a pro-regime aircraft this month.


Fed's Fischer says more to be done to prevent future crises

(Reuters) - Federal Reserve Board Vice Chair Stanley Fischer on Tuesday warned that while the U.S. and other countries have taken steps to make their housing finance systems stronger, more needs to be done to prevent a future crisis.


Whole Foods CEO hints at another brand under Amazon

(Reuters) - After Inc completes its takeover of high-end grocer Whole Foods Market Inc , it might launch another brand with different standards, the grocery chain's chief executive said in remarks reported in a securities filing on Monday.


UPDATE 1-Whole Foods CEO hints at another brand under Amazon

June 19 (Reuters) - After Inc completes its takeover of high-end grocer Whole Foods Market Inc, it might launch another brand with different standards, the grocery chain's chief executive said in remarks reported in a securities filing on Monday.


Kyrgios retires from Queen's after another injury

LONDON (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios suffered an injury setback just two weeks before the start of Wimbledon as he was forced to retire during his first round match at the Queen's Club Championships in London on Monday.


Another youth killed as Venezuela protesters flex muscle in street clashes

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition activists battled security forces in Caracas on Monday at one of the largest demonstrations in recent weeks, aiming to dispel doubts about the movement's stamina after over two months of almost daily street clashes.

Another noose found near DC museum

A noose was found outside the National Gallery of Art in the nation's capital, the latest such incident in the area in recent weeks.


GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks reboot after another tech sell-off

LONDON, June 16 (Reuters) - World shares steadied on Friday after selling in the tech sector triggered their biggest fall in over a month, while the yen slid to a two-week low as the Bank of Japan signalled its stimulus was staying in place.


U.S. congressman undergoes another operation after shooting

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Steve Scalise underwent a third operation on Thursday, a day after suffering serious wounds when a man who had expressed anger toward President Donald Trump opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a baseball practice, a source familiar with his condition said.


Senate backs legislation to slap new sanctions on Russia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday for new sanctions punishing Russia for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, and to force President Donald Trump to get Congress' approval before easing any existing sanctions.


Senators unveil road map for self-driving car legislation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan trio of U.S. senators said on Tuesday they planned to introduce legislation to remove regulatory roadblocks to the introduction of self-driving cars, including sorting out conflicts between state and federal rules.

'Dry drowning' story saves another boy

The tragic death of 4-year-old Frankie Delgado, suspected to be from "dry drowning," has saved another little boy, Gio Vega, according to his father.

7 impossible cars designed by industry outsiders

It makes sense for an automotive designer to come up with an automotive concept. That is, after all, what they get paid to do. But anyone with a pen and paper, or some sort of 3D software can have a go at creating the car of the future.


Another U.S. appeals court refuses to revive Trump travel ban

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump suffered another legal setback on Monday as a second federal appeals court refused to revive his travel ban on people entering the United States from six Muslim-majority nations in a dispute headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.


Another U.S. appeals court rules against Trump's revised travel ban

(Reuters) - A second U.S. appeals court on Monday ruled against President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on people entering the United States from six Muslim-majority countries, largely upholding a lower court's decision.


Tumbling U.S. inflation expectations another warning bell: NY Fed

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. inflation expectations tumbled last month, with one key measure hitting its lowest level since early 2016, according to a Federal Reserve Bank of New York survey that could amplify the central bank's concern over a broad slump in prices.


McLaren's dream turns into another nightmare

MONTREAL (Reuters) - For a moment, McLaren allowed themselves to dream at the Canadian Grand Prix before the all-too-familiar nightmare returned.


British police arrest another man in London Bridge attack probe

(Reuters) - British police investigating last weekend's deadly attacks on London Bridge said they arrested a 19-year-old man in east London on Sunday.


J&F fine may rise as another Brazil probe continues, paper says

SAO PAULO, June 10 (Reuters) - A group of Brazilian prosecutors looking into suspected illicit loans to a company controlled by the billionaire Batista family have abstained from joining a recent 10.3 billion-real ($3.1 billion) leniency deal, suggesting the fine could rise further, O Estado de S. Paulo newspaper said on Saturday.


Deutsche Bank says privacy laws prevent Trump financial disclosures

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank AG is not allowed to share information it may have about President Donald Trump's finances and his possible ties to Russia despite a request from U.S. lawmakers, the German lender told Congress on Thursday.


Actelion antibiotic misses mark on one study, hits it on another

ZURICH, June 8 (Reuters) - Swiss biotechnology company Actelion on Thursday presented mixed trial results for its antibiotic hopeful cadazolid, saying it met the main goal of one late-stage study but failed to hit the target in a second, identical study.


U.S. spy agencies probe another flank in Russian hacking

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Russian hacking of the 2016 U.S. election included sophisticated targeting of state officials responsible for voter rolls and voting procedures, according to a top secret U.S. intelligence document that was leaked and published this week, revealing another potential method of attempted interference in the vote.


Teva's migraine drug clears another hurdle, aims for launch in 2018

JERUSALEM, June 7 (Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said on Wednesday its experimental drug to prevent migraines cleared another late-stage study, setting it on course for U.S regulatory approval and launch in the second half of 2018.

Cillizza: Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been the President's most loyal friend -- until recently

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was once Donald Trump's truest, most loyal friend -- the first major backer of the billionaire's presidential campaign and a major ally for his get-tough policies on immigration.


Soccer: Beckham clears another hurdle in Miami MLS bid

(Reuters) - A group headed by David Beckham cleared another hurdle in their bid to establish a Major League Soccer franchise in Miami on Tuesday when the sale of a three-acre parcel of land for a stadium was approved.


U.S. Congress plans self-driving car legislation to speed rollout

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress is working on national self-driving vehicle legislation that could replace state-by state rules and make it easier for automakers to test and deploy the technology, senior U.S. House and Senate lawmakers told Reuters on Tuesday.

Books and Literature

Fiction: Just Another Nutty June Weekend in the Rockaways

In Jill Eisenstadt’s comic novel “Swell,” a Manhattan family seeks safety in the Rockaways after 9/11. Fat chance.


'Kiki' Mladenovic taking it to another level against Muguruza

PARIS (Reuters) - Roland Garros is set for another 'Kiki' day as Kristina Mladenovic's French Open campaign continues with a demanding fourth-round clash against defending champion Garbine Muguruza.


Texas governor signs relaxed version of voter ID legislation

(Reuters) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed into law a more relaxed version of state voter-identification requirements than a previously enacted measure struck down by U.S. courts as racially discriminatory.


Golf: Dufner extends lead, eagles 18th in another sizzling 65

(Reuters) - Jason Dufner eagled the par-four 18th in firing another seven-under 65 at Muirfield Village on Friday to extend his lead early in the second round of the Memorial with a tournament record 36-hole total of 14-under-par 130.

Why Trump fulfills one campaign promise, busts another

Afghanistan War (2001-14)

Peace Efforts May Be Another Casualty of Bombing in Afghanistan

The bombing has cast a shadow over the new peace efforts in several ways, showing how fragile every facet of peacemaking can be in the middle of a raging war.

Dow races to another record


BRIEF-Sears Holdings ‍​recently aware of security incident involving unauthorized credit card activity at some Kmart stores - Spokesman

* Sears holdings ‍​recently aware of security incident involving unauthorized credit card activity following certain customer purchases at some kmart stores - spokesman


BRIEF-Teva announces positive results for Phase III study of fremanezumab for prevention of chronic migraine

* Teva announces positive results for Phase III study of fremanezumab for the prevention of chronic migraine


China says controversial cyber law not designed to cripple foreign firms

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top cyber authority said on Wednesday it is not targeting foreign firms with a controversial national cyber law set to come into effect on Thursday.

Monuments and Memorials (Structures)

Confederate Monument, Shunned by One Kentucky City, Is Welcomed in Another

The work, dedicated to veterans of the Confederate army, was removed from its place near the University of Louisville in November and rebuilt in Brandenburg the next month.


BRIEF-EU approves Pfizer’s Trumenba to help prevent meningococcal group B disease in adolescents and adults

* European commission approves pfizer’s trumenba® to help prevent meningococcal group b disease in adolescents and adults


BRIEF-Taubman Centers says board members, management recently engaged in "in-depth" discussions with many shareholders

* Taubman Centers Inc says members of Taubman board and senior management have recently engaged in "in-depth" discussions with many of shareholders


UPDATE 1-South Africa's rand weakens after Zuma defeats another call to step down, stocks flat

* Stocks tread water led lower by banking sector (Updates figures, fresh quotes, adds background)


China takes steps to prevent civil servants from using posts for personal gain

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese civil servants will face new restrictions when changing jobs as authorities move to prevent them from using official posts to make personal profit, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.


China's reforms not enough to arrest rising debt, another downgrade possible: Moody's

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's structural reforms will not be enough to arrest its rising debt, and another credit rating downgrade for the country is possible unless it gets its ballooning credit in check, two officials at Moody's ratings agency said on Friday.

Sears takes another big hit: Sales plunge 20%


Newly discovered vulnerability raises fears of another WannaCry

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A newly found flaw in widely used networking software leaves tens of thousands of computers potentially vulnerable to an attack similar to that caused by WannaCry, which infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide, cybersecurity researchers said on Thursday.


BRIEF-Facebook says it's introducing redesigned Trending Results page - Blog

* Says starting today, it's introducing redesigned Trending Results page; Users will be able to see new results page on iPhone in U.S. - blog


Britain deploys troops to prevent attacks after Manchester suicide bombing

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Soldiers were being deployed to key sites in Britain on Wednesday to prevent attacks after the terror threat level was raised to its highest level following a suicide bombing in Manchester that killed 22 people, including children.


Britain deploys troops to prevent attacks after Manchester bombing

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Soldiers were being deployed to key sites in Britain on Wednesday to prevent attacks after the terror threat level was raised to its highest level following a suicide bombing in Manchester that killed 22 people, including children.


Car bomb explodes in Syria's Homs, army destroys another near Damascus: state TV

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded in the Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday and the army destroyed another vehicle rigged with explosives near the Shi'ite Muslim shrine of Sayeda Zeinab, south of Damascus, Syrian state television said.


Golf: Another 27 players earn U.S. Open exemptions via rankings

(Reuters) - Former U.S. Amateur champions Matthew Fitzpatrick of England and South Korean An Byeong-hun were among 27 additional golfers to earn full exemptions into next month's U.S. Open golf championship, officials said on Monday.

Reports: Ford replacing CEO with another exec

Cillizza: Trump just had another terrible week

For a presidency pegged on unpredictability, there's been one constant for Donald Trump these last two weeks: A series of absolutely horrible, largely self-inflicted political wounds.


North Korea tests another missile; Seoul says dashes hopes for peace

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Sunday, its second missile test in a week, which South Korea said dashed the hopes of the South's new liberal government for peace between the neighbors.


Another win for Buemi in Paris Formula E race

PARIS (Reuters) - Switzerland's reigning champion Sebastien Buemi took his fifth victory in six races of the Formula E season in Paris on Saturday.


On Pro Basketball: Bring On the Monstars: Another Rout Shows LeBron James Is on Jordan’s Level

As the Cleveland Cavaliers blow through the N.B.A. playoffs, it’s time to admit that James has reached the same celestial level of a certain “Space Jam” star, an achievement worth celebrating.

Bechel, Bob

At Fox News, Another Prominent Host Is Fired, and Another Week of Tough Headlines

The dismissal of Bob Beckel, a host of “The Five,” is the latest setback for a network coping with a harassment and bias scandal and the death of its founder.


Trump opts to keep Pentagon's top officer for another term

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated Marine General Joseph Dunford to keep his post as his top military adviser for another two-year term.


Review: Another ‘Downton Abbey’ Heroine Goes Dark

Why would a woman kill husbands, lovers and inconvenient children with chilling regularity? “Dark Angel” on PBS tells the story of one of the first female serial killers.

While chasing one disaster, storm chasers might cause another

The movie "Twister," the prevalence of smartphone technology, the glorification of extreme tornado videos on the Web and TV: The reasons for the popularity explosion of storm chasing are many, and they can lead to dangerous consequences.


Fresh Syria peace talks off to another stumbling start

GENEVA (Reuters) - Syria peace talks hosted by the United Nations in Geneva spawned a new series of meetings on Thursday with no hint of tangible progress toward a deal to end the six-year-old civil war.


Japan top spokesman denies PM involved in another school scandal

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's top government spokesman denied on Wednesday that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had intervened to help an educational institution run by a friend get permission to set up a veterinary school in a state special economic zone.


BRIEF-Colgate-Palmolive CEO recently signaled he would be open to selling co- NY Post

* Colgate-Palmolive CEO signaled he would be open to selling co for $100/share at meeting with institutional investors in recent weeks - NY Post Source text : Further company coverage:


BRIEF-AT&T awarded $119 mln contract to support centers for disease control and prevention

* AT&T awarded $119m, 5-year contract to support centers for disease control and prevention

Report: 1.2M adolescents' deaths mostly preventable

More than 1.2 million adolescents die every year around the world -- an average of 3,000 deaths per day -- from causes that are largely preventable, according to a new report from the World Health Organization.

GOP frustrated that another Trump crisis has derailed their agenda

President Donald Trump's governing agenda, which only 10 days ago showed signs of gaining steam, appears to have derailed in the aftermath of he allegedly shared classified information and dismissed of FBI director James Comey, both of which threaten to alienate Republicans while bogging down the White House once again.


Another ‘Twin Peaks’ Puzzle: How to Make That Cherry Pie

The surreally wholesome dessert enthralled Dale Cooper and devotees of the cult TV series. Now, as the show returns, we go looking for the recipe.


German lawmakers prevented from visiting Turkey's Incirlik air base, officials say

ANKARA/BERLIN (Reuters) - A group of German lawmakers has been blocked from visiting troops stationed at Turkey's Incirlik air base, officials said on Monday, a move that could reignite a row between the NATO allies over Berlin's access to the base.


Nadal ends Djokovic hoodoo to reach another Madrid final

MADRID (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal ended a seven-match losing streak against Novak Djokovic in emphatic fashion by thrashing the world number two 6-2 6-4 on Saturday to reach the final of the Madrid Open and move within a step of a third consecutive clay-court title.


Another reason bedtime matters for preschoolers

Little kids who have a consistent bedtime routine and limited screen time may get better at regulating their emotions, a recent study suggests.


Too little focus on lifestyle, preventing symptoms in peripheral artery disease

(Reuters Health) - Many patients with peripheral artery disease, a common cause of chronic disability and mobility limitations in the elderly, aren't counseled on lifestyle changes and medications that can help prevent symptoms from worsening, a U.S. study suggests.


Time Inc slashes dividend, posts another drop in sales

(Reuters) - Time Inc on Wednesday slashed its dividend as the magazine publisher pushed ahead with a cost-cutting plan following its decision to not sell itself, even as the company reported another drop in quarterly sales.

Education (K-12)

Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis Claims Another Casualty: Its Schools

The secretary of education in Puerto Rico has pushed for closings and consolidations to save money. Teachers fear the cuts will cost them their jobs.


RPT-Oil tanker firm DHT Holdings rejects another bid by rival Frontline

OSLO, May 7 (Reuters) - Tanker firm DHT Holdings rejected on Sunday a fifth takeover proposal from shipping tycoon John Fredriksen's Frontline, calling the $500 million all-share bid "woefully inadequate".

Playoff Games

On Pro Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers Finish Another Playoff Sweep, Earning More Precious Rest

The defending N.B.A. champions looked mortal late in the regular season, but their win over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday made them 8-0 in the postseason.


Oil tanker firm DHT Holdings rejects another bid by rival Frontline

OSLO, May 7 (Reuters) - Tanker firm DHT Holdings rejected on Sunday a fifth takeover proposal from shipping tycoon John Fredriksen's Frontline, calling the $500 million all-share bid "woefully inadequate".

Another Syrian family names baby after Justin Trudeau

Justin Trudeau now has an adorable miniature namesake.


North Korea detains another American citizen, KCNA reports

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said on Sunday it has detained another U.S. citizen on suspicion of "hostile acts" against the state, which would make him the fourth American to be held by the isolated country amid heightened diplomatic tensions with Washington.

Political Prisoners

North Korea Detains Another American, State Agency Says

The man, Kim Hak-song, was arrested on Saturday and was under investigation on charges of committing “hostile acts” against the country. The detention would bring the number of Americans held there to four.


North Korea says detains another American citizen, KCNA reports

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said on Sunday it has detained another American citizen for suspicion of acts against the state, which if confirmed would make him the fourth U.S. citizen to be held by the isolated country amid diplomatic tensions.

Another clash between airline and passengers

Delta has apologized for booting a family with two young children off of a flight, but it's not the only airline caught in disputes with passengers. CNN's Randi Kaye reports.

Global Warming

The Public Editor: Friday Mailbag: A Columnist Has a Fiery Debut and Another Goes Missing

The first column from The New York Times’s new Op-Ed writer drew a fresh wave of mail. And an artist was unhappy with a past public editor decision.


As Hulu Live Is Introduced, a Look at TV Streaming Services

The five leading services, including the new Hulu Live, offer many live TV staples, but each has blind spots that could make cord-cutters reconsider.

Air Force tests another ICBM

The Air Force on Wednesday launched its second test of a nuclear-capable long-range missile in a week, according to the Air Force Global Strike Command.


Exxon safety weaknesses led to preventable refinery blast: CSB

HOUSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board has concluded a 2015 explosion at a Torrance, California, refinery then owned by ExxonMobil Corp was preventable, according to a report issued on Wednesday.


UPDATE 1-Exxon safety weaknesses led to preventable refinery blast -CSB

HOUSTON, May 3 (Reuters) - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board has concluded a 2015 explosion at a Torrance, California, refinery then owned by ExxonMobil Corp was preventable, according to a report issued on Wednesday.

United States Politics and Government

G.O.P. Likely to Go It Alone on Tax Overhaul Legislation

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said President Trump had abandoned the idea of combining tax and infrastructure legislation into one package.


Rouhani warns voters to prevent 'extremism' returning to Iran

LONDON (Reuters) - President Hassan Rouhani told Iranians on Saturday they could face greater authoritarianism if they replace him with a hardline rival in May's election.

Prevent another United fiasco?

No passenger should ever experience the mistreatment that occurred on United Flight 3411, when Chicago airport security forcibly dragged a passenger from his seat. Like millions across America, we were outraged by the video that showed a member of the public being treated with such disrespect and inhumanity.

North Korea

North Korea Test-Fires Another Ballistic Missile, Heightening Tensions With U.S.

The missile took off from a site northeast of Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, according to South Korean officials, who said the test ended in failure.


BRIEF-Alder Biopharmaceuticals says presentation of positive data from Phase 2B clinical trial evaluating Eptinezumab for prevention of migraine

* Eptinezumab emerging clinical profile suggests migraine preventative benefit achieved as soon as 24-48 hours after single infusion


Kenya says another 'high-profile athlete' failed doping test

NAIROBI (Reuters) - The chairman of Athletics Kenya (AK) has told Reuters that another "high-profile athlete" has failed a doping test, just weeks after it emerged Rio Olympics marathon champion Jemima Sumgong tested positive for performance enhancing drugs.