Daily Archive: April 7, 2017

Apr
07

Four killed by truck driven into crowd in Swedish capital

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – A truck ploughed into a crowd on a shopping street and crashed into a department store in central Stockholm on Friday, killing four people and wounding 15 in what the prime minister said appeared to be a terrorist attack.

Apr
07

Indian police arrest alleged kingpin of U.S. tax scam

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian police said on Saturday they had arrested the alleged mastermind behind a call center scam that targeted thousands of Americans in the United States, netting more than $300 million.

Apr
07

At U.S.-China summit, Trump presses Xi on trade, North Korea; progress cited

PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – President Donald Trump pressed Chinese President Xi Jinping to do more to curb North Korea’s nuclear program and help reduce the gaping U.S. trade deficit with Beijing in talks on Friday, even as he toned down the strident anti-China rhetoric of his election campaign.

Apr
07

Trump explained U.S. position on THAAD to Xi: South Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump told South Korea on Saturday he had explained to China’s President Xi Jinping America’s position on the deployment of an anti-missile defense system to South Korea, according to a statement from South Korea’s acting leader.

Apr
07

Leading Venezuela opposition figure barred from office 15 years

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles on Friday was banned from holding political office for 15 years, a move that could galvanize protests against the leftist government and upend a presidential election in 2018.

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