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U.S. President Donald Trump gestures during his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Young

Trump asks U.S. Congress to prohibit late-term abortion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump called for curbs on late-term abortion in his State of the Union address (More...)

‘Two is enough,’ Egypt tells poor families as population booms

By Lena Masri

SOHAG, Egypt (Reuters) – Nesma Ghanem is hoping for a fourth child even though her doctor says (More…)

Explainer: Low vaccination rates, global outbreaks fuel U.S. measles spread

By Steve Gorman

(Reuters) – A measles outbreak that has stricken at least 225 people in New York state since (More…)

Pineapple Express’s biggest punch set to hit water-logged California

(Reuters) – The worst of the rain, snow, and winds carried by the so-called Pineapple Express, a river of warm (More…)

‘Pineapple Express’ storm douses California with rain, snow

By Andrew Hay

(Reuters) – A Pacific storm system known as the “Pineapple Express” threatened to dump up to 8 (More…)

Widening snowstorm, freezing rain to snarl travel in eastern U.S.

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A widening snowstorm with an encore of freezing rain iced over the U.S. Midwest on Tuesday (More…)

Eli Lilly backs U.S. proposal on drug rebates to lower costs

By Tamara Mathias

(Reuters) – Eli Lilly and Co on Wednesday embraced a U.S. government proposal to end a decades-old (More…)

Trump asks U.S. Congress to prohibit late-term abortion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump called for curbs on late-term abortion in his State of the Union address (More…)

Senator Sanders to ask why drug, once free, now costs $375k

By Yasmeen Abutaleb

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders plans to send a letter to Catalyst Pharmaceuticals on Monday (More…)

Largest-ever U.S. border seizure of fentanyl made in Arizona: officials

By David Schwartz

PHOENIX (Reuters) – U.S. border agents have seized 254 pounds (115 kg) of fentanyl that was stashed (More…)

Icy blast begins to ease in U.S. Midwest, Northeast

By Michael Hirtzer and Gina Cherelus

CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Frigid weather that paralyzed a large swath of the United (More…)