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No vacancy: Housing crisis dogs Florida Keys months after Irma

June 14, 2018 - 6:46am
MARATHON, Fla. (Reuters) - For eight months Terri Metter has made her home in a government trailer parked along a debris-clogged canal in the Florida Keys and she considers herself lucky since Hurricane Irma forced many of her former neighbors to move off the once-idyllic archipelago.
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Civilians flee bombardment as Arab states pound Yemen port

June 14, 2018 - 5:09am
ADEN (Reuters) - Arab warplanes and warships pounded Houthi positions in Yemen's Hodeidah for a second day on Thursday, as a Saudi-led alliance tried to seize the main port in the largest battle of a war that has created the world's worst humanitarian crisis.
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Trump to meet advisers on China tariffs as Beijing urges talks

June 14, 2018 - 4:36am
WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with his top trade advisers on Thursday to decide whether to activate threatened tariffs on Chinese goods, a senior Trump administration official said, as China again urged talks to settle the dispute.
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Embattled ZTE seeks $10.7 billion credit line, nominates 8 board members

June 14, 2018 - 4:08am
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp has proposed a $10.7 billion financing plan and nominated eight board members in a drastic management overhaul, as it seeks to rebuild a business crippled by a U.S. supplier ban.
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Saudi-led coalition keeps up Hodeidah assault before U.N. meeting

June 14, 2018 - 2:53am
ADEN (Reuters) - Arab warplanes and warships pounded Houthi positions in Yemen's Hodeidah for a second day on Thursday, as a Saudi-led alliance tried to seize the country's main port in the largest battle of a war that has created the world's worst humanitarian crisis.
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U.S. energy firms chasing oil price rally stumble on old baggage

June 14, 2018 - 1:58am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - With oil price recovery taking hold, several U.S. oil and gas companies entered 2018 with a compelling plan - sell undeveloped or less essential fields and invest the money to boost returns from their sweetest, most productive spots.
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Pompeo says North Korea sanctions to remain until complete denuclearization

June 14, 2018 - 1:47am
SEOUL (Reuters) - Tough sanctions will remain on North Korea until its complete denuclearization, the U.S. secretary of state said on Thursday, apparently contradicting the North's view that the process agreed at this week's summit would be phased and reciprocal.U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un issued a joint statement after their Singapore meeting that reaffirmed the North's commitment to "work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula", an end to j
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Justice Dept watchdog to release report on FBI decisions on Clinton probe

June 14, 2018 - 1:27am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department's internal watchdog will release a long-awaited report on Thursday on the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe that she said contributed to her 2016 presidential election loss to Republican Donald Trump.
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Embattled ZTE proposes $10.7 billion credit proposal, new board

June 14, 2018 - 1:24am
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp has proposed a $10.7 billion financing plan and nominated eight board members in a drastic management overhaul, as it seeks to rebuild a business crippled by a U.S. supplier ban.
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Exclusive: Microsoft takes aim at Amazon with push for checkout-free retail

June 14, 2018 - 1:07am
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is working on technology that would eliminate cashiers and checkout lines from stores, in a nascent challenge to Amazon.com Inc's automated grocery shop, six people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
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Man behind plan to split up California likes chances in November vote

June 14, 2018 - 12:57am
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Venture capitalist Tim Draper, fresh off an attention-grabbing victory getting a proposal onto the November ballot to split California into three states, said on Wednesday he was confident voters ill-served by their government would embrace the plan.
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Asian shares slip on Fed hike, trade fears and soft China data

June 13, 2018 - 11:29pm
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares eased on Thursday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and took a more hawkish tone in forecasting a slightly faster pace of tightening, while concerns about U.S.-China trade frictions kept investors on edge.
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South Korea's Moon meets Pompeo, says world has escaped nuclear weapons threat

June 13, 2018 - 11:19pm
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-In said on Thursday the world had escaped the threat of war after this week's Singapore summit, echoing U.S. President Donald Trump's upbeat assessment of his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
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After nine years of U.S. recovery, Fed sheds anxieties

June 13, 2018 - 9:46pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is guiding a U.S. economy that is as close to ideal as it could have dreamed a decade ago, when the darkest days of the recession forced it to take big risks to protect workers, banks and economies around the world from further devastation.
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Asian shares down on Fed hike, Sino-U.S. trade anxiety

June 13, 2018 - 8:34pm
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged down on Thursday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and took a more hawkish tone in forecasting a slightly faster pace of tightening for the rest of the year, while concerns about U.S.-China trade frictions kept investors on edge.
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Trump says summit removed North Korean nuclear threat, but Democrats doubtful

June 13, 2018 - 8:12pm
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that North Korea no longer posed a nuclear threat and his top diplomat offered a hopeful timeline for "major disarmament," despite skepticism at home that Pyongyang will abandon its nuclear weapons following this week's summit.
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Los Angeles prosecutors reviewing sexual assault case against Sylvester Stallone

June 13, 2018 - 7:56pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Los Angeles prosecutors said on Wednesday that their sex crimes team was reviewing a case against "Rocky" actor Sylvester Stallone.
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United Nations condemns excessive Israeli force against Palestinians

June 13, 2018 - 6:25pm
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. General Assembly condemned Israel on Wednesday for excessive use of force against Palestinian civilians and asked U.N. chief Antonio Guterres to recommend an "international protection mechanism" for occupied Palestinian territory.
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Comcast offers $65 billion to lure Fox from Disney bid

June 13, 2018 - 6:18pm
(Reuters) - Comcast Corp offered $65 billion on Wednesday to lure Twenty-First Century Fox Inc away from a merger with Walt Disney Co , launching the first salvo with its 20 percent higher offer and setting up a bidding war between two of the largest U.S. media companies.
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'It's Trump's party now' and U.S. Republicans could pay in November

June 13, 2018 - 6:11pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Mark Sanford is the latest Republican to learn a tough lesson - challenging President Donald Trump can be political suicide.
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