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Loved ones say good-bye to Sgt. La David Johnson, US soldier slain in Niger

A heartbreaking truth began to dawn for the family of slain Army Sgt. La David Johnson as loved ones prepared for a private funeral Saturday for the soldier who was killed along with three comrades in an ISIS ambush in Niger.

Illegal Immigration

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Texas Pulls Up the Welcome Mat

Some have asserted that President Trump is simply continuing Obama-era immigration policies. But it sure doesn’t feel like it in Texas.


U.S. judge wrestles with issue of Indonesian immigrants

BOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge wrestled on Friday with how much longer she can delay a Trump administration move to deport 47 Indonesian Christians who fled deadly violence in that country two decades ago and have been living illegally in New Hampshire under an informal deal with immigration officials.


BRIEF-Baker Hughes expects activity to stay flat through year-end - Conf Call

* Baker Hughes - Expect activity to stay flat through year-end till market has "better line of sight" into 2018 budgets, operators' production hedge positions - Conf Call

Quentin Tarantino apologizes for staying silent

Quentin Tarantino, the famed director and frequent Harvey Weinstein collaborator, said in an interview that he had heard accounts of abuse by Weinstein and regrets not acting on it.


Motor racing: Alonso staying at McLaren in 2018

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Double world champion Fernando Alonso will stay in Formula One with McLaren next season, the team said at the U.S. Grand Prix on Thursday.


Nestle accelerates restructuring as sales growth stays tepid

ZURICH (Reuters) - Nestle said it expected its operating margin to slip by 40 to 60 basis points in 2017 due to higher restructuring costs from a faster overhaul and said full-year organic sales growth should be in line with the 2.6 percent seen in the first nine months.

Illegal Immigration

U.S. Must Allow Undocumented 17-Year-Old to Have Abortion, Judge Says

Lawyers for the teenager accused federal officials of blocking her access to an abortion by not letting her leave a Texas shelter.


Dow stays above 23,000-mark on IBM surge

(Reuters) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied above the 23,000-mark on Wednesday, propelled by IBM's 9 percent surge after the computing giant hinted a return to revenue growth.


US STOCKS-Dow stays above 23,000-mark on IBM surge

* Indexes up: Dow 0.64 pct, S&P 0.12 pct, Nasdaq 0.12 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

Why Britain needs the immigrants it doesn't want

Britain has a problem: It wants fewer immigrants, but its economy desperately needs more.


BRIEF-Root9b Holdings says Nasdaq hearings panel granted co's request to extend stay of suspension pending hearing on Nov 16

* Root9b Holdings - ‍on Oct 16, Nasdaq hearings panel granted co's request to extend stay of suspension pending hearing on Nov 16,final panel decision​


Global stocks stay buoyant as monetary policy focus builds

MILAN (Reuters) - World stocks stayed near all-time peaks and the dollar extended a winning streak on Wednesday as the focus on upcoming changes to monetary policies in the U.S. and the euro zone grew.

Illegal Immigration

As Fires Move On, Wine Country Wonders Whether Immigrants Will, Too

Many of the foreign-born workers the region depends on are undocumented, do not qualify for most disaster aid and may struggle to find local housing.


Global stocks stay buoyant as dollar, bond yields rise

LONDON (Reuters) - World equity markets held close to all-time highs on Tuesday, as investors latched on to rising bets on higher borrowing costs in the U.S. and Britain.


GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stay buoyant as dollar, bond yields rise

LONDON, Oct 17 (Reuters) - World equity markets held close to all-time highs on Tuesday, as investors latched on to rising bets on higher borrowing costs in the U.S. and Britain.


Golf: Hatton stays grounded as hot streak continues

LONDON (Reuters) - Tyrrell Hatton hardly got carried away after winning his second successive tournament on Sunday.

Secretary of State says 'we're going to stay in' the agreement, but the US may want another deal

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday the US is trying to stay in the Iran nuclear deal while hoping to achieve more from it, days after President Donald Trump threatened to pull the US out of the agreement.


Haley says U.S. to stay in Iran nuclear deal 'right now'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States for the time being will stay in an international nuclear deal with Iran, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said on Sunday, adding that the Trump administration wanted to weigh a "proportionate" response to Tehran's actions on the world stage.

Here's why Obama stays quiet as Trump attacks his legacy

With each passing day, President Donald Trump unravels another piece of Barack Obama's legacy. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The Paris climate accords. The Iran nuclear deal. Transgender people serving in the military. And, now, that most personal of policies for the former president: The Affordable Care Act.


Republican Collins will stay in U.S. Senate, focused on healthcare

(Reuters) - U.S. Senator Susan Collins of Maine, a moderate Republican who helped block her party's efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act this year, said she planned to remain in her current office rather than run for governor.


Border checks to stay in Europe weary of attacks, migration

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Border controls inside what should normally be Europe's cherished zone of free travel are here to stay for now, EU ministers said on Friday, citing continued terrorist threats and the need to control migration.


Maine Republican who stood up to Trump to stay in U.S. Senate

(Reuters) - U.S. Senator Susan Collins of Maine, a moderate Republican who helped block her party's efforts to repeal Obamacare this year, said on Friday that she would not run for governor of her state next year, keeping her focus on Washington.


Dollar stays low as stocks cheer latest record streak

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Friday on expectations of broad-based global growth, while the dollar headed for its worst week in five as investors awaited U.S. inflation data.


GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar stays low as stocks cheer latest record streak

* European shares near 4-mth highs, Asia hits latest decade high

Human Rights and Human Rights Violations

News Analysis: Hands Tied by Old Hope, Diplomats in Myanmar Stay Silent

As the humanitarian crisis for Rohingya Muslims worsens, envoys are reluctant to criticize Aung San Suu Kyi even though they seem to have been frozen out.

Actually, FEMA can stay in Puerto Rico indefinitely

President Donald Trump tweeted that first responders can't stay in Puerto Rico "forever," but if history is any indicator, they can definitely stay there for a long time.

Hurricane Maria (2017)

Trump Warns Puerto Rico Weeks After Storms: Federal Help Cannot Stay ‘Forever’

The president says the island bears some of the blame for its current crisis and that “we cannot keep” federal troops and recovery workers there “forever.”


James Murdoch wins backing of Sky shareholders to stay as chairman

LONDON (Reuters) - A majority of independent votes cast at the annual shareholders' meeting of Sky on Thursday supported the re-election of James Murdoch as chairman, a spokesman for the European pay TV group said.


The Breakdown: Vegemite, the Beloved Australian Spread, Goes Upmarket

An artisanal version of the ubiquitous condiment — with special packaging and at over twice the price — has been met with ire, curiosity and amusement.

Illegal Immigration

Immigrant Shielded From Deportation by Philadelphia Church Walks Free

The resolution of Javier Flores Garcia’s case is a small victory for the sanctuary movement, which offers potential deportees refuge in houses of worship.


BRIEF-Driver’s license data for around 10.9 mln Americans were compromised during Equifax Inc's system breach - WSJ‍​, citing sources

* Driver’s license data for around 10.9 million Americans were compromised during the breach of Equifax Inc’s systems - WSJ​, citing sources Source text: Further company coverage:

Opinion: Guns were fun, until my loved ones became victims

If gun violence hasn't yet touched you or someone you love, you might think of it as someone else's problem: a red state problem, an inner-city problem or a mental illness problem.

Dems loved Weinstein before going silent

Harvey Weinstein has been a good friend of the Clintons for years and received public praise from former first lady Michelle Obama.


Dettori delighted Enable to stay in training

(Reuters) - Jockey Frankie Dettori is delighted that Enable, the winner of the Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe, will remain in training next year.

Illegal Immigration

After White House Issues Demands, Hopes for an Immigration Deal Dim

President Trump’s list of hard-line immigration measures revealed an unspoken truth: Optimism for a bipartisan deal to protect “Dreamers” was likely misplaced.

As Democrats denounce Weinstein, Clintons and Obama stay mum

Many Democratic office holders were quick to repudiate disgraced Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein following a bombshell report detailing decades of alleged sexual harassment.


China says hopes Iran nuclear deal stays intact amid Trump criticism

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday it hopes the Iran nuclear deal will stay intact, playing an important role in keeping the peace, after a senior U.S. official said President Donald Trump is expected to decertify the agreement.


Our Loved Ones Died. We Want Action on Guns.

Columbine. Virginia Tech. Sandy Hook. We are survivors and the family of the dead. We call on Republican leaders to take action after the massacre in Las Vegas.


Immigrants in U.S. seeking safe haven worry Trump may send them back

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thousands of Salvadorans, Haitians and others now sheltered in the United States from danger in their home countries might have to leave under a crackdown the Trump administration is weighing on a program that critics slam as "back-door" immigration.


British PM May vows to stay as party plotters attempt to topple her

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday she would stay on as leader to provide stability after a former chairman of her Conservative Party said he had garnered the support of 30 lawmakers who wanted her to quit.


Theresa May should stay on as British PM, interior minister says

LONDON (Reuters) - Theresa May should stay on as British prime minister despite mishaps in her keynote party conference speech, Home Secretary Amber Rudd wrote in The Telegraph newspaper.


Alabama execution put on hold after court issues stay

(Reuters) - The execution of a 56-year-old man convicted of committing a Christmas Eve 1993 double murder in Alabama was put on hold after a U.S. district judge issued a stay and the state attorney general did not immediately appeal, officials said on Thursday.


Immigrants may get more intense care at end of life

(Reuters Health) - Recent immigrants may be more likely than other people to receive aggressive treatment in their last six months of life and die in intensive care, a Canadian study suggests.

Trump is making it harder for immigrants to start businesses

Immigrants who come to America to start businesses and create jobs face plenty of hurdles. The Trump administration is making things harder.

These survivors watched their loved ones die

Tony Burditus never got a chance to say good-bye to his high school sweetheart.

Supreme Court (US)

Supreme Court Weighs Immigrants’ Rights to Have Detention Reviewed

The justices considered whether immigrants facing deportation are entitled to periodic hearings before a judge to decide whether they can be released on bond.

Mattis says it's best to stay in Iran deal

Secretary of Defense James Mattis said Tuesday that he believes it is in US national security interest to remain in the Iran nuclear agreement despite repeated hints from President Donald Trump that he is inclined to scrap the deal.

Raw terror: Rapid-fire gunshots, then 'Stay down!'

A man laid on top of his wife to protect her while still recording what was happening around him at the Route 91 Harvest festival shooting.


UPDATE 1-Russian Sept oil output stays at low for the year

* Output at foreign-led projects fell month-on-month * Russian oil output down 3 pct from Oct 2016 (Adds detail) By Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Russian oil output stood at 10.91 million barrels per day (bpd) in September, unchanged from August and staying at a low for the year, Energy Ministry data showed on Monday after output was disrupted by maintenance works at some sites. In tonnes, total output in the month of September reached 44.639 million versus 4


Manchester City stay ahead of United with win over champions Chelsea

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City stayed ahead of age-old local rivals Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday with a deserved 1-0 win away to champions Chelsea.


City stay ahead of United with win over champions Chelsea

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City stayed ahead of age-old local rivals Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday with a deserved 1-0 win away to champions Chelsea.


Westbrook signs extension to stay with Thunder

(Reuters) - Reigning NBA MVP Russell Westbrook has signed a contract extension to stay with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the team's Executive Vice President Sam Presti said on Friday.


BRIEF-Sears Canada seeks approval for transactions, stay period extension

* Sears Canada to seek approval for a number of transactions and stay period extension to November 7, 2017

Hurricane Maria (2017)

In Puerto Rico, Loved Ones Send Video Messages: ‘We Are Alive’

In Utuado, one of the hardest hit towns in Puerto Rico, locals sent video messages to relatives abroad. The community has been without phone or internet connections since Hurricane Maria hit the island.


Golden getaway: cost, safety prompt more Chinese tourists to stay closer to home

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - As China's army of tourists prepares for next week's 'Golden Week' vacation, the hottest destinations aren't Paris, New York or Tokyo. Instead, a cooling economy means...


MOVES-New York Life Investment names president of MainStay Funds

Sept 28 (Reuters) - New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM), the global asset management business of New York Life Insurance Co, named Kirk Lehneis president of its MainStay Funds.


Dollar dips after Trump tax plan spurt, bond yields stay up

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar pulled back on Thursday, having risen along with bond yields after President Donald Trump proposed the biggest shake-up of the U.S. tax system in three decades and data bolstered calls for another Fed rate hike this year.

Loved ones on the mainland wait for word. Any word.

Before Hurricane Maria, Amy Davila Sanchez rarely went a day without hearing from her father and sister in San Juan.

Supreme Court stays Georgia execution

The US Supreme Court issued a stay of execution Tuesday night for a Georgia death row inmate who argued that a racist juror voted to put him to death because he is black.


UPDATE 2-European shares stay near highs as Merkel hangs on to power

* Madrid stocks lag as Catalonia weighs (Adds details, closing prices)


Thai junta leader, backers fuel suspicions of plans to stay in power

By Panarat Thepgumpanat, Patpicha Tanakasempipat and Panu Wongcha-um


U.S. mainland Puerto Ricans anguished, unable to reach loved ones

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla./NEW YORK (Reuters) - Deserie Rivera is having difficulty sleeping at night, unable to get through to Puerto Rico to find out if her mother is safe after Hurricane Maria struck.

Play and stay: The world's finest golf resorts

Fiendishly challenging golf course designed by a legendary pro, preferably a major winner? Check. Elegant, sumptuous accommodation to lay one's head after 18 or 36? Check.

How Cher stays fabulous at 71 years old

Even if she wanted to, Cher says she couldn't fit into some of her most famous outfits.


U.S. weighs whether to stay in Iran nuclear deal

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States said on Wednesday it is weighing whether the Iranian nuclear deal serves its security interests even as Iran said it did not expect Washington to abandon the agreement.


Iran nuclear deal must change if U.S. to stay: Tillerson

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Iran nuclear deal must be changed if the United States is to remain in it, the top U.S. diplomat said on Tuesday, suggesting its key limits on the Iranian nuclear program must be extended.

'SNL' is staying live coast to coast this season


Rohingya Muslims trapped after Myanmar violence told to stay put

SITTWE, Myanmar (Reuters) - Thousands of Rohingya Muslims trapped by hostile Buddhists in northwestern Myanmar have enough food and will not be granted the safe passage they requested from two remote villages, a senior government official said on Tuesday.


Staying fit: Japan's elderly hits record in challenge to labor market

TOKYO (Reuters) - Swinging dumbbells and chewing gum, several elderly Japanese gathered at a shrine in downtown Tokyo on Monday in sweltering temperatures, belying their age and importance in one of the world's most rapidly aging societies.


Tillerson says U.S. could stay in Paris climate accord

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States could remain in the Paris climate accord under the right conditions, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday.


Motor racing-Perez stays with Ocon at Force India in 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Mexican driver Sergio Perez will stay at Force India next season in an unchanged line-up with Frenchman Esteban Ocon, the Formula One team said ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday.


Perez stays with Ocon at Force India in 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Mexican Formula One driver Sergio Perez will stay at Force India next season in an unchanged line-up with Frenchman Esteban Ocon, the team said in a statement on Sunday.


Hurricane Jose staying off U.S. East Coast as Storm Maria forms

(Reuters) - Hurricane Jose is expected to pass east of the North Carolina coast on Monday and remain off the U.S. East Coast from Virginia to New England, while Tropical Storm Maria formed and is forecast to become a hurricane early next week, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Saturday.


Hurricane Jose's center seen staying off U.S. East Coast: NHC

(Reuters) - Hurricane Jose's center is forecast to pass well east of the North Caroline coast on Monday and to remain offshore from Virginia to New England, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Saturday.

Walmart Stores Inc

While Amazon Plays the Field, Walmart Stays True to Arkansas

A week after Amazon announced plans for a second headquarters somewhere in North America, Walmart said on Friday that it is building a new home office in Bentonville.


Russia to the United States: Stay in Iran nuclear deal

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia's U.N. ambassador, Vassily Nebenzia, said Moscow's message to the United States during a likely meeting of the parties to the Iran nuclear deal next week on the sidelines to the United Nations General Assembly was to stay in the deal.

Which statues should stay -- and which should go


Australian media wins relaxed ownership laws, but online rivals' threat to stay

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's big media players have won long-sought reforms that will allow them to boost market share by facilitating consolidation, although doubts remain on whether the changes can stem the declines at the moguls' ageing empires.

Foster kids staying in $30 million mansion after Irma

After Hurricane Irma ripped through Florida, 70 foster kids were invited to stay in a $30 million mansion.

SATELLITE PHONE: Irma survivors hear voices of loved ones

CNN's Chris Cuomo helps Hurricane Irma victims reconnect with their loved ones.


Motor racing-No deal yet but F1 plans long-term stay in Singapore: Carey

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Formula One is keen to secure a new deal to keep the Singapore Grand Prix on the calendar beyond this year, its chief executive Chase Carey said, with the sport eyeing a long-term future in the city-state.

Illegal Immigration

A Sheriff’s Bind: Cross the White House, or the Courts

Local authorities are grappling with how to meet the Trump administration’s demands for cooperation on immigration enforcement without running afoul of the Bill of Rights.


No deal yet but F1 plans long-term stay in Singapore: Carey

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Formula One is keen to secure a new deal to keep the Singapore Grand Prix on the calendar beyond this year, its chief executive Chase Carey said, with the sport eyeing a long-term future in the city-state.

Supreme Court grants Texas stay request on electoral maps

A closely divided Supreme Court ruled in favor of the state of Texas on Tuesday night, freezing a lower court opinion that had invalidated two congressional districts and state house districts in four counties. The ruling means the current state electoral maps will stay in effect pending appeal.

United States Politics and Government

Action to Protect Young Immigrants Already Stumbles in Congress

President Trump gave Congress six months to pass legislation protecting young immigrants brought here as children. If anything, the effort is moving backward.

Supreme Court rules that Trump's travel ban can stay

The Supreme Court granted Tuesday a Trump administration request to continue to bar most refugees under its travel ban.

Edith Windsor, plaintiff in case that redefined marriage, dies

Edith Windsor, the plaintiff in the 2013 United States Supreme Court case that struck down a federal law defining marriage as between a man and a woman, has died at 88, according to her lawyer.


U.S. gay marriage pioneer Edith Windsor dies at 88

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Edith Windsor, the New York woman whose successful challenge to a federal law that had defined marriage in the eyes of the U.S. government as between one man and one woman helped pave the way for gay marriage nationwide, died on Tuesday at age 88.


U.S. gambler Walters loses bid to stay free during insider trading appeal

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday rejected a bid by famed Las Vegas sports gambler William "Billy" Walters on Tuesday to remain free while he appeals his conviction and five-year prison sentence for insider trading.

Windsor, Edith Schlain

Edith Windsor, Whose Same-Sex Marriage Fight Led to Landmark Ruling, Dies at 88

Ms. Windsor’s case struck down the Defense of Marriage Act in 2013 and granted same-sex married couples federal recognition for the first time.


U.S. gambler Walters asks to stay free during insider trading appeal

NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) - A lawyer for famed Las Vegas sports gambler William "Billy" Walters on Tuesday urged a U.S. appeals court to let his client remain free while he appeals his conviction and five-year prison sentence for insider trading.


Goldman fixed-income trading to stay challenged in third quarter: Schwartz

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc President Harvey Schwartz said on Tuesday conditions for fixed-income trading have not improved much since the beginning of the year.

ANIMALS: How they stayed out of harm's way

By now, you've most certainly seen the video of the flamingos at Busch Garden strutting to safety because of Hurricane Irma. Or the manatees who were rescued after the storm sucked up water from a bay and left them stranded.


California, three other states sue over Trump action on 'Dreamer' immigrants

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California and three other states sued President Donald Trump's administration on Monday over his decision to end protections for people brought to the United States illegally as children, the latest bid by Democratic state attorneys general to salvage the policy.

Trump administration turns to another class of immigrants

As the nation's immigrant community grapples with President Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, a similar move could be looming for hundreds of thousands of other undocumented immigrants who have been permitted to build lives in the United States, in some cases for decades.


London stays world's top finance center despite Brexit

FRANKFURT/ LONDON (Reuters) - London remains the globe's most attractive financial center, extending its lead over New York despite Britain's looming departure from the European Union, a survey found on Monday.


To flee or stay? Irma's shifting path forces some to reconsider

MIAMI/TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) - Walter Hodgdon scrapped plans to ride out Hurricane Irma on Saturday when shifting forecast models suddenly put his home on a barrier island on Florida's Gulf Coast directly in its path.


Immigrants in Central Florida nervous about seeking shelter

APOPKA, Fla. (Reuters) - With Hurricane Irma barreling down on Central Florida, Apopka resident Carmen Nova had a decision to make.


Immigrants in Central Florida worry about seeking shelter

APOPKA, Fla. (Reuters) - With Hurricane Irma barreling down on Central Florida, Apopka resident Carmen Nova had a decision to make.


DACA tied to better mental health for children of immigrants

(Reuters Health) - Protecting young undocumented immigrants known as “dreamers” from deportation may also help lower the risk of mental health problems for their U.S.-born children, a recent study suggests.

7 best places to stay in Napa Valley

There are three parts to an epic Napa Valley getaway: Life-changing wine-tastings, scrumptious meals and sumptuous accommodations.

Muslims and Islam

The Last Days of ISIS’s Capital: Airstrikes if You Stay, Land Mines if You Flee

A Times reporter travels to Raqqa, the wounded heart of the Islamic State, and finds residents trapped by airstrikes, artillery fire and land mines.

United States Politics and Government

Trump Heeds Pelosi Request to Reassure Young Immigrants on Deportation

President Trump acceded a request from Representative Nancy Pelosi to reassure 800,000 younger immigrants that they do not need fear deportation in the next six months.

Florida mayor: Stay and you're on your own

Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine issued a stern warning to residents and visitors as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida.

Voter Registration and Requirements

Appeals Panel Stays Injunction Against Texas Voter ID Law

By a 2-to-1 vote, a three-judge panel reinstated an order that allowing those without an accepted ID to vote by signing a declaration stating they have a reasonable impediment to obtaining one.

President says he'll revisit the issue if Congress fails to pass law protecting young undocumented immigrants

President Donald Trump plans to "revisit" his administration's decision on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program if Congress is unable to pass legislation on the issue in a designated six-month window, he announced in a tweet Tuesday night.


Philippines' Duterte wants ban on open-pit mining to stay

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday he agreed with banning open-pit mining in the Southeast Asian nation given the environmental harm it causes.


BRIEF-Qualcomm stay appeal denied by Seoul High Court

* Qualcomm stay appeal denied by Seoul High Court on absence of irreparable harm; appeal to Seoul High Court on merits of the case to proceed

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Battered by Harvey, Immigrants in Houston Brace for a DACA Decision

Some families said their choices about whether to rebuild wrecked homes may depend on whether President Trump ends a program for ‘Dreamers.’

Trump expected to end program for undocumented immigrants who entered US as kids, but plans to delay 6 months. Sources caution decision is not final

President Donald Trump is expected to end a program that protected undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children -- so-called "Dreamers" -- from deportation, four sources familiar with the decision told CNN.

New York Today: New York Today: A Labor Day Staycation

Friday: Activities for the final days of summer, long weekend weather, and a lesson on Labor Day.


Mexico, Canada to stay in NAFTA even if U.S. leaves: minister

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico and Canada would remain in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) even if the Trump administration abandoned the accord, Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Thursday.

Immigrants won't face screenings at shelters, White House says

The White House on Thursday sought to reassure undocumented immigrants in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey that they would not face immigration screening at shelters or during life-saving operations -- unless they've committed a crime.

Hospitals hang on: Facilities stay open through luck and pluck

Workers at the Texas health care system's emergency operations center are keeping a close eye on the hospitals and nursing homes in the Port Arthur-Beaumont area closely Wednesday, hoping the flooding from Hurricane Harvey spares their medical facilities. But not all facilities have been so fortunate.


Sharapova sees off Babos to extend New York stay

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova showed she was willing to extend her grand slam comeback when the former world number one defeated Hungary's Timea Babos 6-7(4) 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday to advance to the U.S. Open third round.


BRIEF-Simmons First says Simmons Bank was successful bidder at public auction of Heartland Bank capital stock

* Simmons first national corp- simmons bank was successful bidder at a public auction of all of capital stock of heartland bank - sec filing

Judges stay silent as Trump pardons Arpaio

President Donald Trump's pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio has been widely denounced as another instance of the President's scorn for the judiciary. Yet one set of voices has been missing: that of Chief Justice John Roberts and the nation's leading judges.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

‘Dreamer’ Plan That Aided 800,000 Immigrants Is Threatened

A group of conservative state attorneys general has threatened to sue the Trump administration unless it begins to dismantle the program by Sept. 5.


RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors seek gems among unloved small-caps

NEW YORK, Aug 25 (Reuters) - U.S. small-cap stocks, highly sensitive to the fate of President Donald Trump's policy ambitions, may face more selling pressure, leaving small-cap investors scrambling for quality names and more resilient sectors.

Illegal immigrants arrested after cross-border tunnel found in San Diego

US agents have arrested 30 illegal immigrants thought to have crossed into San Diego through a cross-border smuggling tunnel from Mexico, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said.

Refugees and Displaced Persons

Soviet-Era Program Gives Even Unoppressed Immigrants an Edge

While refugee camps swell with families escaping Islamic fundamentalists and civil war, a 1990 act conveys a favored status on Ukrainians and other applicants from former Soviet areas.


Investors seek gems among unloved small-caps

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. small-cap stocks, highly sensitive to the fate of President Donald Trump's policy ambitions, may face more selling pressure, leaving small-cap investors scrambling for quality names and more resilient sectors.


Wall St Week Ahead-Investors seek gems among unloved small-caps

NEW YORK, Aug 25 (Reuters) - U.S. small-cap stocks, highly sensitive to the fate of President Donald Trump's policy ambitions, may face more selling pressure, leaving small-cap investors scrambling for quality names and more resilient sectors.


Trump adviser Cohn wrote resignation letter, decided to stay: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, drafted a letter of resignation over the administration's weak response to recent clashes between neo-Nazis and anti-racism protesters, but decided to stay on the job, the New York Times reported on Friday.


UPDATE 1-Trump adviser Cohn wrote resignation letter, decided to stay - NYT

WASHINGTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, drafted a letter of resignation over the administration's weak response to recent clashes between neo-Nazis and anti-racism protesters, but decided to stay on the job, the New York Times reported on Friday.


Cycling: Lutsenko wins first Grand Tour stage while Froome stays in red

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Alexey Lutsenko held on for his biggest career win in stage five of the Vuelta A Espana on Wednesday, with Chris Froome staying in the red jersey and extending his overall lead.

Psaki: Trump can stay sane for about 24 hours

Donald Trump has shown he is capable of temporary moments of sanity.


Motor racing-Vandoorne staying at McLaren in 2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Belgian driver Stoffel Vandoorne will continue to race for struggling former world champions McLaren next season, the Formula One team announced on Wednesday ahead of his home race at Spa-Francorchamps.

Places with the fewest immigrants push back hardest against immigration

As President Donald Trump's trip to Arizona is certain to demonstrate, immigration remains one of the most polarizing issues in American politics. But the central political fault line around the dispute follows a surprising path.

Economic Conditions and Trends

China, Like U.S., Struggles to Revive Industrial Heartland

Shenyang boomed during the country’s go-go years. But when the investment binge fizzled, the city and its factories sputtered.

Stars who loved the eclipse

You weren't the only one whose day took a detour thanks to the eclipse.

Is this the most incredible way to stay in the jungle?

Building a resort in the middle of a forest is nothing new. But few can boast as many credentials in sustainability as this retreat in South America.

Patti Cake$ (Movie)

Review: ‘Patti Cake$,’ a Classic Striver’s Tale With a Hip-Hop Beat

This showbiz tale finds new talent in Danielle Macdonald, its star, and Geremy Jasper, its writer and director.


Heartland Bank of Arkansas needs capital, must remedy in 90 days: Fed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Heartland Bank of Little Rock Arkansas is "significantly undercapitalized" and must increase shares, sell itself or otherwise satisfy regulators, the Federal Reserve said on Thursday.


Exclusive: U.S. forces to stay in Syria for decades, say militia allies

AIN ISSA, Syria (Reuters) - Washington's main Syrian ally in the fight against Islamic State says the U.S. military will remain in northern Syria long after the jihadists are defeated, predicting enduring ties with the Kurdish-dominated region.

Hate groups on Facebook: Why some get to stay


U.N. panel urges end to detention of would-be immigrants in U.S.

GENEVA (Reuters) - A U.N. human rights panel urged the United States on Monday to end widespread detention of would-be immigrants including asylum-seekers, saying the practice has "grown exponentially" and violates international law.

Beloved NASA probe begins death dive

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has begun its final five orbits around Saturn


Voters sense betrayal in Britain's Brexit heartlands

CHATHAM, England (Reuters) - There is a whiff of betrayal in the air across Britain's Brexit heartlands where many impatient voters fear Prime Minister Theresa May is going soft on implementing last year's decision to leave the European Union.

17 undocumented immigrants discovered inside a truck in Texas

Seventeen undocumented immigrants were discovered on Sunday locked inside a tractor-trailer parked at a truck stop in Edinburg, Texas, according to Edinburg Police Chief David White.


Top UK ministers: Brexit transition cannot be back door to staying in EU

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain needs a transition period to soften its exit from the European Union, but it cannot be used to stop Brexit, two senior British ministers said on Saturday.

Illegal Immigration

Stay, Hide or Leave? Hard Choices for Immigrants in the Heartland

Edith Rivera loved her life in Hampton, Iowa, but for many undocumented immigrants like her, this summer has been a season of fear or flight.


Hezbollah steers Lebanon closer to Syria, straining efforts to stay neutral

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Hezbollah and its allies are pressing the Lebanese state to normalize relations with President Bashar al-Assad's government in Syria, testing Lebanon's policy of "dissociation" from the Syrian conflict and igniting a political row.

Illegal Immigration

A Surge of Migrants Crossing Into Quebec Tests Canada’s Welcome

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government must balance its public compassion toward asylum seekers with a strict immigration system.


Uber's Graves stepping down from full-time job, stays on board

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc's [UBER.UL] head of operations, Ryan Graves, a long-time ally of former chief executive Travis Kalanick, is stepping down from his full-time job at the company, according to a copy of a letter from Graves seen by Reuters.


UPDATE 1-Uber's Graves stepping down from full-time job, stays on board

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 10 (Reuters) - Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc's head of operations, Ryan Graves, a long-time ally of former chief executive Travis Kalanick, is stepping down from his full-time job at the company, according to a copy of a letter from Graves seen by Reuters.

You can stay in Trump's childhood home

AirBnB has listed Donald Trump's childhood home in Queens, New York, for $725 a night.


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.


Poor Medicare patients may spend more on hospital stays

Out-of-pocket spending for hospital care by people with Medicare may be higher for those with lower incomes, because they’re more likely than wealthier Medicare beneficiaries to be kept in the hospital without being officially admitted, a new study suggests.

Labor and Jobs

Economic Scene: The Danger From Low-Skilled Immigrants: Not Having Them

A wealth of research shows that the economy is lifted by foreign workers, providing new opportunities for the native-born.


Undocumented immigrants less likely to be arrested for drugs, alcohol

(Reuters Health) - New research contradicts politicians’ claims that undocumented immigrants are prone to criminal trespasses.

Cook, Barbara

Barbara Cook, Broadway Star Who Became a Cabaret Mainstay, Dies at 89

Ms. Cook, a Tony Award-winning leading lady in Broadway musicals of the 1950s and ’60s, grappled with alcoholism and obesity before reinventing herself.


Merkel rival wants to stay SPD leader if loses election

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's rival Martin Schulz, has said he wants to stay on as leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) even if his party loses in a federal election next month.


Suu Kyi touts peace efforts in visit to Myanmar heartland

MYAETINEKAN VILLAGE (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi told villagers at the heart of the country on Monday that talks with ethnic rebels must be a priority, after putting peace negotiations ahead of economic reforms in her first months in power.

Beloved celeb couple calls it quits

Actors Anna Faris and Chris Pratt have filed for separation, according to statements posted on their official social media pages.


Weakening Typhoon Noru brings heavy rain, edges closer to Japanese heartland

TOKYO (Reuters) - A weakening Typhoon Noru churned closer to central Japan on Monday, pounding parts of the country with torrential rain, but it had lost much of the strength that at one point made it the world's strongest storm this year.


Appleby stays in contention as rookie leads Stableford event

(Reuters) - Stuart Appleby dragged his chronically bad back to within a point of the lead after the second round at the Barracuda Championship in Nevada on Friday.


Peru appeals court says ex-president Humala to stay in jail

LIMA (Reuters) - A Peruvian appeals court ruled on Friday that former President Ollanta Humala and his wife must remain in pre-trial detention for up to 18 months while they are investigated for campaign contributions.


Immigrants denied credit by Wells Fargo may sue bank, judge says

NEW YORK, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Young immigrants denied credit by Wells Fargo Bank because they are not permanent U.S. residents can sue the bank under a post-Civil War law barring discrimination on the basis of immigration status, a federal judge ruled.


India monsoon rains to stay weak in key regions for next 2 weeks

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Key crop growing regions in India are likely to receive lower rainfall than normal in the next fortnight, the state-run weather forecaster said, raising concerns over the yield of summer-sown crops.

Immigration and Emigration

Fewer Immigrants Mean More Jobs? Not So, Economists Say

Highly educated immigrants are good for the economy, but so are less skilled workers, economists say.


U.S. Justice Department to cities: Focus on crime committed by illegal immigrants

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. cities that refuse to step up efforts to focus on crimes committed by undocumented immigrants will not be allowed to participate in a new crime reduction training program unveiled earlier this year by the Justice Department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Thursday.

United States Politics and Government

Border Agents Test Facial Scans to Track Those Overstaying Visas

Federal border agents are testing a biometric scanning system to better track undocumented immigrants, focusing on those who have overstayed visas.


Fragile economy stays Putin's hand in stand-off with U.S.

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian leader Vladimir Putin is unlikely to risk an escalating round of tit-for-tat sanctions with Washington because the only measures that would hurt the United States would also endanger Russia's fragile economic recovery.


BRIEF-Extended Stay America reports Q2 adjusted EPS of $0.31

* Full year 2017 updated revenues outlook $1.28 billion to $1.30 billion


‘The Emoji Movie’ Starts Strong as ‘Dunkirk’ Stays at No. 1

A panned animated film scored at the box office while “Atomic Blonde” sputtered, a reminder of the disconnect between critics and the masses.

Illegal Immigration

Big Rigs, a Human Smuggling Mainstay, Often Become Rolling Traps

The deaths of 10 migrants who had traveled in a tractor-trailer to San Antonio have cast a bright light on a practice known for its danger.


Iniesta urges Neymar to stay at Barcelona

(Reuters) - Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta said he would rather have Neymar at the club than a massive transfer fee, with speculations linking the Brazilian to Paris Saint-Germain in a world record deal.


Amazon's big profit miss spooks investors, but analysts stay bullish

(Reuters) - A steeper-than-expected drop in quarterly profit rattled some investors, but Wall Street analysts remained largely bullish about the company's aggressive spending plans.


Sauber to stay with Ferrari engines in 2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The Swiss-based Sauber Formula One team announced a multi-year agreement on Friday to continue using Ferrari engines after this season.

United States Defense and Military Forces

Transgender Service Members Can Stay in the Military for Now, Pentagon Official Says

The military’s policy is unchanged until the White House changes the rules, a top Pentagon official said a day after President Trump announced a ban on transgender service members.

Mom taking refuge in church gets stay on deportation

A single mother of four who sought refuge in a New Haven, Connecticut church to avoid deportation will be allowed to stay with her family for now, authorities say.

Sessions, Jefferson B III

White House Aides Think Trump Will Let Sessions Stay, for Now

Among those urging Mr. Trump to spare the attorney general have been Reince Priebus, the chief of staff, and Stephen K. Bannon, the president’s chief strategist.


Accorhotels beefs up luxury rental 'onefinestay' brand to fight Airbnb

PARIS (Reuters) - AccorHotels will re-group three of its luxury home-rental divisions under its 'onefinestay' brand, as the French hotelier steps up efforts to counter the challenge of Airbnb and other online booking services.

Illegal Immigration

Four Migrants Die Trying to Cross Rio Grande Into the U.S.

The deaths in El Paso came days after the authorities discovered the bodies of eight migrants packed in a sweltering tractor-trailer in San Antonio.


Survivors of Texas truck where 10 immigrants died seek to trade testimony for visas

AUSTIN, Texas/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some of the illegal immigrants who survived a deadly human-smuggling journey into Texas are seeking visas to stay in the United States in exchange for testimony against those responsible for an operation that killed 10 people on a sweltering truck, a lawyer said on Tuesday.


Trump says Yellen in running to stay as Fed chair: WSJ

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he was considering renominating Janet Yellen as Fed chairperson, in an interview with the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.


Massachusetts cannot hold immigrants so U.S. can detain them: state top court

BOSTON (Reuters) - Massachusetts police do not have the authority to detain illegal immigrants solely to buy time for federal law enforcement officials to take them into custody, the state's top court ruled on Monday.


Home sweet home: islanders stay put even when the sea invades

OSLO (Reuters) - Islanders in the Philippines have stayed in their homes even after an earthquake caused subsidence and floods, according to a study on Monday that questions how far global warming will trigger mass migration as sea levels rise.


Israel says Jerusalem mosque metal detectors to stay

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said on Sunday it would not remove metal detectors whose installation outside a major Jerusalem mosque has triggered the bloodiest clashes with the Palestinians in years, but could eventually reduce their use.

Kabila, Joseph

When Will Kabila Go? Congolese Leader Long Overstays His Welcome

The deeply unpopular president, Joseph Kabila, was supposed to step down in December. But he refused, setting off a political and economic crisis that may turn violent.


Israel says Jerusalem mosque metal detectors to stay, may be reduced

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel will not remove metal detectors whose installation outside a major Jerusalem mosque has triggered the bloodiest confrontations with the Palestinians in years, but could eventually reduce their use, Israeli officials said on Sunday.


Britain's May to stay as PM until at least 2020, close ally predicts

LONDON (Reuters) - British transport minister Chris Grayling, one of Prime Minister Theresa May's closest cabinet colleagues, has predicted she will remain in the job until at least 2020 and could even fight another national election.

It's not black or white: They both had loved ones shot dead by cops in Minnesota

Valerie Castile and Don Damond embraced each other minutes before the "Justice for Justine" rally in suburban Minneapolis.

United States Politics and Government

Sessions Vows to Stay on as Attorney General ‘as Long as That Is Appropriate’

The president had said he would not have appointed Mr. Sessions had he known he would recuse himself from the Justice Department’s Russia investigation.

He says he'll stay despite Trump second-guessing his nomination of the attorney general

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he plans to continue in his job despite President Donald Trump's comments that he'd have picked someone else had he known Sessions would recuse himself from the Justice Department's Russia investigation.


BRIEF-Assured Guaranty files motion to lift automatic stay, commence action against PREPA for appointment of receiver

* Assured guaranty files motion to lift automatic stay and commence an action against prepa for the appointment of a receiver


BRIEF-‍National Public Finance Guarantee Corp says filed legal motion​ to lift PROMESA stay

* ‍national public finance guarantee corp says filed legal motion​ to lift promesa stay to seek appointment of receiver, compel rate increase Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:


CEE MARKETS-Prague shares hit seven-week high, forint stays firmer

PRAGUE, July 18 (Reuters) - Prague stocks rose to a seven-week high on Tuesday after a tender offer lifted shares of artificial textile maker Pegas Nonwovens, while Hungary's forint firmed despite a dovish central bank holding steady as expected. Central European currencies have gained strength in recent weeks on the back of a softer dollar, which has lost some favour as other major central banks signal they could change monetary policy. The region is trading at more than 2-year highs ag

Illegal Immigration

Driving While Undocumented, and Facing the Risks

Many unauthorized immigrants drive without a license. Under the Trump administration, they may increasingly be subject to detention after traffic stops.

Illegal Immigration

A Defender of the Constitution, With No Legal Right to Live Here

Leading a new wave of defiant activism, Lizbeth Mateo is one of few undocumented immigrants working as a lawyer in immigration courts.

Don't cancel citizenship program for immigrants with special skills

Facing lawsuits and questions over adequate security vetting, the Pentagon is considering the cancellation of a program designed to fast-track citizenship for certain foreigners with special skills.


AstraZeneca offers no comment after report saying CEO staying

LONDON (Reuters) - Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca declined to comment on speculation about the future of its chief executive Pascal Soriot on Friday, after a report quoted Bloomberg news agency saying he would stay in his post.


Nikkei edges up, shares stay on track for weekly gains

TOKYO, July 14 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Friday and remained on track for a robust weekly gain, though investors grew cautious ahead of a long holiday weekend.


Sweden intensifies crackdown on illegal immigrants

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden has intensified its crackdown on illegal immigrants after a failed asylum-seeker killed five people in Stockholm, but the move has raised concerns that more migrants will be driven underground to join a shadowy underclass.


U.S. judge halts deportation of Iraqi immigrants

(Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Tuesday ruled that the government cannot immediately deport nearly 200 Iraqi immigrants arrested last month who argued they would face persecution if they were removed from the country.

Books and Literature

Nonfiction: The Austen Legacy: Why and How We Love Her, What She Loved

From the role-playing of modern Janeites to the theatrical performances that inspired Austen’s own work, three books explore her roots and her legacy.


Tennis - Roger sails on as 'baby Fed' stays in master's shadow

LONDON (Reuters) - Evergreen Roger Federer kept his quest for a record eighth Wimbledon crown on track on Monday, dispatching Grigor Dimitrov 6-4 6-2 6-4 in a match-up of classic styles that had the purists purring.


MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf may consolidate as oil recovers, volumes may stay low

DUBAI, July 10 (Reuters) - A small recovery in crude oil prices and upbeat global stock markets may help their Gulf counterparts consolidate on Monday, but volumes could remain thin as investors await quarterly earnings.