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Out in the cold: New U.S. budget priorities threaten housing aid programs

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 7:48am
(Reuters) - When Paul Ryan, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, talks of social mobility, about helping struggling Americans move out of impoverished areas to give them greater opportunity, Shiva Daniels is the kind of person he has in mind.

Netanyahu to meet Putin, says Iran seeks permanent foothold in Syria

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 5:52am
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Thursday to voice opposition to what the Israeli leader charged were Iran's attempts to establish a permanent military foothold in Syria.

Macau legislators at China's parliament ask Kim Jong Who?

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 5:01am
BEIJING (Reuters) - The killing of the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader who had been living in the Chinese territory of Macau may be top news around the world, but for some Macanese legislators at China's parliament it's more a case of Kim Jong Who?