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A man passes a four unit building under renovation in Emeryville, California, United States March 20, 2017. Neighbor Joy Ashe says she is concerned about lead and other pollutants escaping during construction. To match Special Report USA-LEAD/CALIFORNIA REUTERS/Noah Berger

Trump warns Republican lawmakers of backlash for healthcare failure

By Susan Cornwell

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump warned Republican lawmakers on Tuesday that voters could punish them (More…)

Severe storm kills one as it sweeps northern Georgia

By Gina Cherelus

(Reuters) – Strong winds, quarter-sized hail and lightning ripped through towns in northern Georgia, killing one man (More…)

Exclusive: Lead poisoning afflicts neighborhoods across California

By Joshua Schneyer and M.B. Pell

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Dozens of California communities have experienced recent rates of childhood (More…)

Republicans revamp U.S. health bill, boost benefits to older Americans

By Susan Cornwell and Valerie Volcovici

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Republicans are working on changes to their healthcare overhaul (More…)

Abnormal El Nino in Peru unleashes deadly downpours; more flooding seen

By Mitra Taj

LIMA (Reuters) – A sudden and abnormal warming of Pacific waters off Peru has unleashed the deadliest (More…)

After weird winter, U.S. forecasters see warm, wet spring

By Barbara Goldberg

NEW YORK (Reuters) – If you liked the balmy weather that dominated on the U.S. East Coast (More…)

Alabama waits for U.S. verdict on bird flu; importers limit trade

By Tom Polansek

CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. trading partners on Friday limited shipments of poultry from Alabama, a top producer (More…)

Abnormal El Nino in Peru unleashes deadly downpours; more flooding seen

By Mitra Taj

LIMA (Reuters) – A sudden and abnormal warming of Pacific waters off Peru has unleashed the deadliest (More…)

Bird flu hits another U.S. farm that supplies Tyson Foods

By Tom Polansek

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Bird flu that is highly lethal to poultry has infected a second commercial chicken (More…)

Volcanic explosion on Mount Etna injures 10 people

ROME (Reuters) – Ten people were injured in an eruption on Mount Etna on Thursday when magma flowing into snow (More…)