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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government issued interim guidance on Thursday sharply limiting who can be arrested and deported by immigration agents, a move that comes as the Biden administration faces growing pressure from activists to scale back deportations. The guidelines instruct Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents to focus on immigrants deemed national security
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MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) – Democrats vying for the right to challenge U.S. President Donald Trump turned their focus on Wednesday to Nevada and South Carolina after Bernie Sanders solidified his front-runner status by narrowly beating Pete Buttigieg in New Hampshire. While Sanders, a progressive senator from neighboring Vermont, and Buttigieg, a moderate former mayor of
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FILE PHOTO: U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) addresses a news conference with Capitol Hill reporters ahead of a committee vote on its findings in the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., December 3, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump faced two deadlines in Congress this week as Democrats prepared to shift the focus of their impeachment inquiry from fact-finding to the consideration of possible charges of misconduct over his dealings with Ukraine. The Democratic-led House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, tasked with considering charges known as articles of
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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s ruling right-wing government on Tuesday moved swiftly to embrace Washington’s backing for Israeli settlements, even as Palestinians and Arab leaders said it was a threat to the international rule of law. Monday’s announcement by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo abandoned the position that settlements in Israeli-occupied territory were “inconsistent with international
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, testifying on Wednesday in the first televised hearing of the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, linked the president more directly to a pressure campaign on Ukraine to conduct investigations that would benefit him politically. William Taylor was one of two career diplomats who testified before
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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Focusing on domestic consumers would be a “better choice” for many Chinese companies, even if the shift is forced by trade tariffs and weak worldwide growth, said Thomas Kwan, chief investment officer at Harvest Global Investments. Thomas Kwan, chief investment officer at Harvest Global Investments, speaks for the Reuters 2020 Investment
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FILE PHOTO: Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington watches his team give up a run to the Baltimore Orioles in the eighth inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Baltimore, Maryland July 11, 2013. REUTERS/Doug Kapustin/File Photo The San Diego Padres’ search for a manager has narrowed to two candidates with Texas ties, according
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Tangau (center) with presenters and participants of the symposium By: Nio James. KOTA KINABALU: Deputy Chief Minister of Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Wilfred Madius Tangau said, the symposium on the Origins Of The Indigenous People Of Sabah with the theme of Indigenous Languages ​​and focuses on the current situation of indigenous languages ​​around the world
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FILE PHOTO: Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc’s F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of state attorneys general, including New York Attorney General Letitia James, met Monday with U.S. Attorney General William Barr to discuss a state-level
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