U.S. Warship Challenges Beijing’s Claims in South China Sea

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey prepares for a replenishment-at-sea in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, the firstsuch challenge to Beijing in the strategic waterway since U.S. President Donald Trump took office.

Police: Manchester Bomber Was Part of a Network

The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children was part of a network, the city’s chief of police said on Wednesday as troops were deployed across Britain to help prevent further attacks.

At Least 19 Dead in Blast at Ariana Grande Concert in British Arena

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – A blast on Monday night at a concert in the English city of Manchester where U.S. singer Ariana Grande had been performing left at least 19 people dead and about 50 injured in what British police said was being treated as a terrorist incident.

Wall Street Sells Off as Investors Fret About Trump

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 on Wednesday suffered its biggest one-day fall since September as hopes for tax cuts and other pro-business policies faded after reports that President Donald Trump tried to interfere with a federal investigation.