Trump says illegal immigrants should be deported with 'no judges or court cases'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Sunday that people who enter the United States illegally should be sent back immediately to where they came from without any judicial process, likening them to invaders who are trying to "break into" the country.

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Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 02:53:19 -0400

Turkey's Erdogan emerges victorious, setting him up for tighter grip on power

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan emerged victorious on Monday from his biggest electoral challenge in a decade and a half, giving him the sweeping, executive powers he has long sought and extending his grip on the nation of 81 million until at least 2023.

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Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 03:31:48 -0400

U.S. plans limits on Chinese investment in U.S. technology firms

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department is drafting curbs that would block firms with at least 25 percent Chinese ownership from buying U.S. companies with "industrially significant technology," a government official briefed on the matter said on Sunday.

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Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 23:11:58 -0400

Pentagon eyes temporary camps for immigrants at two bases

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska (Reuters) - The U.S. military is preparing to build temporary camps at two military bases to house immigrants, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Sunday, in the latest sign of a growing U.S. military support role for President Donald Trump's politically charged immigration policies.

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Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 20:29:38 -0400

U.S. to give North Korea post-summit timeline with 'asks' soon: official

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska, (Reuters) - The United States will soon present a timeline to North Korea with "specific asks" of Pyongyang after a historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a senior U.S. defense official said.

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Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 03:04:09 -0400

China says United States domestic opioid market the crux of crisis

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's drug control agency on Monday said the United States should do more to cut its demand for opioids to tackle the use of synthetic drug fentanyl, but it vowed to step up cooperation after Chinese production of the substance had been blamed for fuelling the U.S. opioid crisis.

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Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:18:41 -0400

Supreme Court poised to rule on Trump travel ban, other cases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court, winding down its nine-month term, will issue rulings this week in its few remaining cases including a major one on the legality of President Donald Trump's ban on people from five Muslim-majority nations entering the country.

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Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 12:18:52 -0400

Uber battles to keep London license in court appeal

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber goes to court on Monday to overturn a decision stripping it of its license in London after being ruled unfit to run a taxi service in its most important European market.

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Posted on Mon, 25 Jun 2018 02:57:45 -0400

Trump adviser Kushner criticizes Abbas, says U.S. peace plan near

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.

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Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 17:37:53 -0400

Merkel presses over migration as 'European solution' fails

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday she would seek direct deals with separate European Union states on migration, conceding the bloc had failed to find a joint solution to the issue threatening her government.

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Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 18:14:28 -0400