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|White House looks past conservatives on tax reform - to Democrats
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fresh off a defeat on U.S. healthcare legislation, the White House warned rebellious conservative lawmakers that they should get behind President Donald Trump's agenda or he may bypass them on future legislative fights, including tax reform.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 8:38 PM
|Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations: officials
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will sign an order on Tuesday aimed at making it easier for companies to produce energy in the United States, administration officials said on Sunday.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 7:33 PM
|Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
CINCINNATI (Reuters) - Gunfire erupted inside a packed nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, early Sunday morning, killing one person and injuring 15 others, as an apparent argument that may have started earlier in the day turned violent, authorities said.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 8:13 PM
|United Airlines bars teenage girls in leggings from flight
(Reuters) - Two teenage girls wearing leggings were barred from boarding a United Airlines flight on Sunday because they did not meet a dress code for special pass travelers, a company spokesman said amid a furor on social media.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 10:27 PM
|Trump ally Stone offers to testify in Russian meddling probe
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Donald Trump, said on Sunday he has offered to testify before a congressional committee investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and ties to the Trump campaign.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 1:12 PM
|UK police make another arrest in parliamentary attack investigation
LONDON (Reuters) - Police have arrested a 30-year-old man in the central English city of Birmingham in connection with last week's attack on parliament, "on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts", the Metropolitan Police said on Sunday.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 12:57 PM
|U.S.-backed forces capture Islamic State-held airport near Euphrates dam
BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - A U.S.-backed Syrian alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias on Sunday took a military airport in northern Syria held by Islamic State, close to the country's largest dam that may be in danger of collapse.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 8:58 PM
|Conflicting casualty figures a week after Iraq Mosul blast
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Conflicting accounts emerged on Sunday about an explosion in Iraq's Mosul a week ago after a U.S.-led coalition strike against Islamic State that local officials say collapsed buildings, killing and burying many people.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 4:30 PM
|Merkel's conservatives win Saarland vote in boost for national campaign
BERLIN/SAARBRUECKEN, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives won a regional election in the western state of Saarland on Sunday, dealing a setback to their Social Democrat rivals and boosting her prospects of winning a fourth term in September's national election.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 4:28 PM
|Russian police detain opposition leader, hundreds of protesters
MOSCOW/YEKATERINBURG, Russia (Reuters) - Police detained hundreds of protesters across Russia on Sunday, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, after thousands took to the streets to demonstrate against corruption and demand the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
POSTED MARCH 26, 2017 8:21 PM