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New York's Moinian Group launches tower in Hudson Yards

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 2:29pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Moinian Group on Friday broke ground on a 53-story tower in the burgeoning Hudson Yards district that is rapidly changing New York's skyline in a more than $2 billion project the developer hopes to help finance through the EB-5 visa program.
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Zimbabwe police charge U.S. citizen with anti-government plot

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:43pm
HARARE (Reuters) - A U.S. citizen was charged on Friday with attempting to overthrow the Zimbabwean government, which carries a sentence of up to 20 years in jail, after police earlier accused her of insulting 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe.
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Suspect in 2012 Benghazi attack to appear Friday in U.S. court

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:13pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man seized by U.S. forces in Libya and accused of involvement in an attack that killed the U.S. ambassador in Benghazi in 2012 will appear on Friday in federal court in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Attorney's office for the District of Columbia said.
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Colorado Walmart shooting suspect makes first court appearance

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:47pm
BRIGHTON, Colo. (Reuters) - The Colorado man arrested for fatally shooting three people in a Walmart in suburban Denver made his initial court appearance on Friday.
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Former Puerto Rico official denies any role in Whitefish deal

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:39pm
(Reuters) - A former Puerto Rico official who has been mentioned in connection with a controversial contract to restore electricity to the bankrupt U.S. territory after Hurricane Maria has denied having any role in securing it. 
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U.S. Army's Bergdahl spared prison for deserting in Afghanistan

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:11pm
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) - U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl on Friday was spared prison time for endangering fellow troops when he deserted his post in Afghanistan in 2009, but a military judge ordered he should be dishonorably discharged from the service.
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Suspicious package cleared at White House, suspect held

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:17am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Washington man was arrested near the White House on Friday after telling a Secret Service officer he had "dropped explosives" in the area, the agency said.
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U.S. House approves funding for children's healthcare program

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:13am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved legislation to continue a federal insurance program for millions of lower-income children and pregnant women, but with an ongoing funding battle it could be weeks before the program gets more money.
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Trump move stirs debate over Utah monuments

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 9:14am
BLUFF, Utah (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s announcement last week that he intends to reduce the size of two national monuments covering millions of acres of Utah wilderness has stoked local divisions over land use, with all sides anticipating a protracted battle over the move.
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BMW recalling 1 million vehicles in North America

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 8:41am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - BMW AG said Friday it is recalling about 1 million vehicles in North America for two separate issues involving fire risks and said it may expand the recalls to other countries.
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Justice Department says it was misled by pregnant immigrant teen's lawyers

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 8:39am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for a pregnant immigrant teenager, who successfully fought a legal battle to have an abortion, misled the Justice Department over the timing of the procedure, the government alleged in a court filing Friday.
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Judge set to issue punishment for U.S. Army deserter Bergdahl

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 8:20am
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) - The military judge hearing U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl's desertion case was expected to announce a sentence on Friday for the soldier who endangered fellow troops by walking off his Afghanistan post in June 2009.
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Justice Department says was misled by pregnant immigrant teen's lawyers

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 8:07am
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for a pregnant immigrant teenager who successfully fought a legal battle to have an abortion misled the Justice Department over the timing of the procedure, the government said in a court filing Friday.
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Green groups sue for access to U.S. monument documents: lawsuit

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 7:56am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Sierra Club and five other U.S. environmental groups sued a White House advisory council and the U.S. Interior Department, saying they were illegally withholding information about a review of public land designations, according to court papers.
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Islamic State claims New York truck attacker is a 'caliphate soldier'

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 6:58am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Islamic State has claimed responsibility, without providing proof, for a truck attack earlier this week that killed eight people in the deadliest assault on New York City since Sept. 11, 2001.
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New Trump immigration efforts aim to stop child border crossers

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 4:59am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Many of the immigration initiatives launched by the Trump administration in recent weeks target one kind of migrant: children.
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'Nonchalant' suspect arrested after Colorado Walmart triple-slaying

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:50am
THORNTON, Colo. (Reuters) - Police in Colorado on Thursday captured a man accused of walking calmly into a suburban Denver Walmart and fatally shooting three people at random before driving away.
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Trump renews call for death penalty for New York truck attack suspect

Domestic News from Reuters - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 10:23pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump reiterated his call on Thursday for the death penalty against the Uzbek immigrant accused of killing eight people by driving a truck down a popular Manhattan bike path, the deadliest act of suspected terrorism to strike New York City since Sept. 11, 2001.
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Trump says ending chain migration will be part of a DACA deal: Fox interview

Domestic News from Reuters - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 8:42pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday ending so-called chain migration, which allows legal immigrants to apply for relatives abroad to come to the United States, would be part of any legislation to help young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children.
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Islamic State claims responsibility for New York truck attack without giving evidence: the group's newspaper

Domestic News from Reuters - Thu, 11/02/2017 - 8:34pm
CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a truck attack in New York City that killed eight people on Tuesday, the group's online publication said on Thursday.
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