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Singapore says Trump-Kim summit cost just $12 mln, after some question expenses
SINGAPORE, June 24 (Reuters) - Singapore said on Sunday it spent S$16.3 million ($12 million) on hosting the summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, less than earlier reports that had angered some locals.
Supreme Court poised to rule on Trump travel ban, other cases
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court, winding down its nine-month term, will issue rulings this week in its few remaining cases including a major one on the legality of President Donald Trump's ban on people from five Muslim-majority nations entering the country.
Waiting for Peter Thiel: big tech directors miss shareholder meetings
BOSTON (Reuters) - Some small investors who want to give a piece of their minds to big tech company directors are losing their only chance: many board members are skipping annual shareholder meetings. Companies that hold meetings online have some of the worst records for attendance.
Trump adviser Kushner criticizes Abbas, says U.S. peace plan near
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.
UPDATE 1-Motor racing-Formula One investigates illegal broadcasts in Middle East
LE CASTELLET, France, June 23 (Reuters) - Formula One is investigating alleged illegal broadcasts of its content in the Middle East and North Africa by a television station already accused of pirating World Cup and European soccer.
UPDATE 4-Trump adviser Kushner criticizes Abbas, says U.S. peace plan near
JERUSALEM, June 24 (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.
BIS warns of trade war threat but says rates should keep rising
LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) urged the world's top central banks to keep lifting interest rates on Sunday, but warned escalating trade tensions between the United States and China could turn into a dangerous downward spiral.
UPDATE 3-Syrian rebels say U.S. won't intervene in south Syria
AMMAN, June 24 (Reuters) - The United States has told Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help resist a Russian-backed government offensive to regain opposition-held parts of Syria bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
U.S.-backed forces announce three-day curfew in Raqqa city
AMMAN (Reuters) - U.S.-backed forces in control of Syria's Raqqa city imposed a three-day curfew on Sunday and declared a state of emergency saying Islamic State militants had infiltrated the city and planned a bombing campaign.
Trump defends policies on border, North Korea in visit to Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump defended his tough stance on immigrants crossing the U.S. border with Mexico on Saturday, praising his administration for a job well done and saying his approach will make the United States stronger.
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