U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced new limits on the ability of immigration judges to terminate deportation cases, the latest in a series of decisions to facilitate the removal of immigrants in the country illegally.
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'Water coming your way', Trump warns during hurricane tour
U.S. President Donald Trump warned South Carolina on Wednesday "water is coming your way" in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, as the death toll from the massive storm rose to at least 36 after two women were swept away in a sheriff's van.
Asian markets follow global shares higher, trade war still in focus
Asian stocks rose in early trade on Thursday following a second day of gains on global share markets amid easing investor concern over the impact from the U.S.-China trade war, but markets remained cautious.
Trump intends to nominate ex-Fed economist Liang for Fed board seat: White House
U.S. President Donald Trump intends to nominate former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the U.S. central bank’s board of governors, the White House said on Wednesday.
Forecasters unanimous: U.S.-China trade war bad for economy - Reuters poll
The U.S. economy will expand at a robust pace in coming quarters but slow to 2 percent by the end of 2019, according to forecasters polled by Reuters who unanimously said the escalating trade war with China was bad economic policy.
Exclusive: Russian oil firm seeks dollar alternative amid U.S. sanctions threat - traders
Russian oil producer Surgutneftegaz is pushing buyers to agree to pay for oil in euros instead of dollars if the need arises, apparently as insurance against possible tougher U.S. sanctions, traders who deal with the firm told Reuters.
Canada PM urges some U.S. flexibility in NAFTA, talks seen slow
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he wanted to see flexibility from the United States if the two sides are to reach a deal on renewing NAFTA, which Washington insists must be finished by the end of the month.
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