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  1. U.S. lawyer defending travel ban grilled in court over Trump's tweetsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | Reuters

    Federal appeals court judges on Friday asked about President Donald Trump's sharing of anti-Muslim videos on his Twitter account, as they grilled a U.S. government lawyer about the legality of the president's latest travel ban. Judge Pamela Harris asked government lawyer Hashim Mooppan about Trump's Nov. 29 online sharing of three anti-Muslim videos posted on Twitter by a far-right British party leader.

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  2. Obamacare insurance options dwindle for neediest U.S. patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Reuters

    Josh Brookhart has four health insurers to choose from in Seattle's King County for 2018, more than many Americans like him who buy coverage on the Obamacare individual market. FILE PHOTO: Joshua Lemacks, 14, who has a congenital heart defect, practices archery in Richmond, Virginia, U.S. November 18, 2017.

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  3. LPC-Indivior launches US$485m-equiv loan refiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Reuters

    Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan are leading the leveraged loan, which comprises a US$394.9m senior secured term loan B and a 76.3m senior secured term loan B, the sources said. A call is set to take place with lenders on December 6, when more details such as pricing are expected to emerge, the sources said.

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  4. Supreme Court lets Trump's latest travel ban go into full effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Reuters

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his latest travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries to go into full effect even as legal challenges continue in lower courts. FILE PHOTO: People wait at the arrival hall at Terminal 4 of JFK airport after U.S. President Donald Trump's limited travel ban was approved by the U.S. Supreme Court, in New York City, U.S., June 29, 2017.

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  5. UPDATE 1-China Oceanwide, Genworth Financial extend $2.7 bln merger deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Reuters

    The $2.7 billion transaction, announced more than a year ago, has been held up by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States , an inter-agency panel that vets such takeovers for national security. The extension would allow Genworth, an insurer based in Richmond, Virginia, and the Beijing-based investment firm to amend the original terms to satisfy concerns raised by the committee.

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  6. UPDATE 2-Meredith nears deal to acquire magazine publisher Time -sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp claps after ringing the bell to open trading at the New York Stock Exchange in New York June 9, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri The acquisition would be a coup for Meredith, which held unsuccessful talks to buy Time earlier this year and in 2013.

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  7. Virginia pastor charged in Thanksgiving Day killing of his familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | Reuters

    A Virginia youth pastor remained in jail Saturday after being charged in the Thanksgiving night shooting deaths of his wife, stepdaughter and the stepdaughter's boyfriend, police said. Christopher Gattis, 58, was charged with three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of using a firearm in the commission of a felony, Sergeant P.H. Zoffuto of Chesterfield County Police said in a statement issued Friday.

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  8. Houston-area woman charged with mailing explosives to Obama, Texas governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 24 | Reuters

    A Houston-area woman has been charged with mailing booby-trapped packages designed to explode to former U.S. President Barack Obama, Texas Governor Greg Abbott and a federal office in Maryland. Former U.S. President Barack Obama campaigns in support of Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam, Democratic candidate for governor, at a rally with supporters in Richmond, Virginia, U.S. October 19, 2017.

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  9. U.S. court lets Trump travel ban go partially into effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Reuters

    A U.S. appeals court in California on Monday let part of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban go into effect, ruling that the government can bar entry of people from six Muslim-majority countries if they have no connections to the United States. President Trump ponders the answer to a question from a reporter en route to Hanoi, Vietnam, aboard Air Force One.

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  10. Obama discriminated against coal, nuclear: U.S. energy secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Reuters

    The United States discriminated against the nuclear and coal industries under the administration of former President Barack Obama, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry said on Wednesday. Former U.S. President Barack Obama campaigns in support of Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam, Democratic candidate for governor, at a rally with supporters in Richmond, Virginia, U.S. October 19, 2017.

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  11. Toys 'R' Us says most top vendors have resumed shipmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Reuters

    Vendors to Toys 'R' Us have resumed shipping top products, a bankruptcy lawyer said on Tuesday, allowing the retailer to stock its shelves ahead of the all-important holiday season. FILE PHOTO: The Toys R Us logo is seen in this illustration photo September 19, 2017.

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  12. Searching for Trump card, Democrats watch Virginia governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Reuters

    Speaking as a folksy physician running for Virginia governor, Democrat Ralph Northam vowed in a recent campaign ad to fight Donald Trump on cuts to education funding, environmental protections and health care access. FILE PHOTO: Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam, Democratic candidate for governor, delivers remarks before introducing former U.S. President Barack Obama to speak at a rally with supporters in Richmond, Virginia, U.S. on October 19, 2017.

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  13. U.S. top court rejects convicted coal executive's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Reuters

    Former Massey Energy Co Chief Executive Officer Donald Blankenship's bid to overturn his conviction stemming from a 2010 West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 coal miners ended on Tuesday as the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his appeal. Blankenship was released from prison in May after serving a one-year sentence for conspiring to violate federal mine safety standards.

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  14. UPDATE 1-U.S. top court rejects convicted coal executive's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Reuters

    Former Massey Energy Co Chief Executive Officer Donald Blankenship's bid to overturn his conviction stemming from a 2010 West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 coal miners ended on Tuesday as the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his appeal. Blankenship was released from prison in May after serving a one-year sentence for conspiring to violate federal mine safety standards.

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  15. Energy secretary took charter flight day before Price resignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Reuters

    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry took a chartered jet to Ohio last week, according to an airport management company, the day before fellow Cabinet member Tom Price resigned over his use of private charter flights for government business. Perry took the private plane from Hazleton Regional Airport in Pennsylvania to the Greater Portsmouth Regional Airport in southern Ohio on Sept.

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  16. U.S. top court rejects New Zealand-based internet mogul's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Reuters

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected New Zealand-based internet mogul Kim Dotcom's challenge to the U.S. government's bid to seize assets held by him and others involved in the now-defunct streaming website Megaupload. The justices left in place a lower court's ruling that the U.S. government could seize up to $40 million in assets held outside the United States as part of a civil forfeiture action being pursued in parallel with criminal charges for alleged copyright violations and money laundering.

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  17. Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Reuters

    Toys "R" Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, the latest sign of turmoil in the retail industry caught in a viselike grip of online shopping and discount chains. The Chapter 11 filing is among the largest ever by a specialty retailer and casts doubt over the future of the company's approximately 1,600 stores and 64,000 employees.

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  18. UPDATE 1-Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Reuters

    Toys 'R' Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, the latest sign of turmoil in the retail industry caught in a viselike grip of online shopping and discount chains. Toys 'R' Us said it received a commitment for over $3 billion in debtor-in-possession financing from lenders including a JPMorgan-led bank syndicate and certain of the company's existing lenders.

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  19. Protesters, counter-protesters face off at Virginia Confederate statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Reuters

    Protesters and counter-protesters exchanged words and signs near the Confederate monument of General Robert E. Lee in Richmond, Virginia on Saturday, during a rally protesting its removal. Rough Cut .

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  20. UPDATE 1-Toys 'R' Us preparing for possible bankruptcy filing -sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Reuters

    Toys 'R' Us is working to put together a loan to fund its operations in a potential bankruptcy filing that could come before the holiday sales season, according to people familiar with the matter. The toy merchant's move underscores the deep distress rippling through retailers of all sizes as consumers increasingly shop online at sellers such as Amazon.com Inc or go to discounters such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc .

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