NEW YORK CITY (Reuters) - Mexican cartel kingpin Joaquin "El
Chapo" Guzman is expected to appear in a court in New York on
Friday, shortly after his surprise extradition from Mexico ended a
decades-long career in drug-trafficking, dare-devil jail breaks and
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economy grew a
faster-than-expected 6.8 percent in the fourth quarter, boosted by
higher government spending and record bank lending, giving it a
tailwind heading into what is expected to be a turbulent year.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of law enforcement
officers and miles of barriers were in place in Washington on
Friday, as officials braced for hundreds of thousands of people
planning to celebrate or protest Donald Trump's inauguration as
president of the United States.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump will be sworn in on
Friday as the 45th president of the United States, taking power
over a divided country after winning a savage campaign and setting
the country on a new, uncertain path at home and abroad.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump is preparing to sign
executive actions on his first day in the White House on Friday to
take the opening steps to crack down on immigration, build a wall
on the U.S.-Mexican border and roll back outgoing President Barack
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rob Cortis calls it the “Trump Unity
Bridge” - a bulky, metal 45-foot structure welded to two wheels and
bedecked with red, white and blue signs echoing President-elect
Donald Trump’s campaign themes.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump's
national security transition has been more chaotic than others in
recent memory, with important positions unfilled and many of his
people less able, or willing, to engage on substance, U.S.