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Trump wants to make sure U.S. nuclear arsenal at 'top of the pack'
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Thursday he wants to ensure the U.S. nuclear arsenal is at the "top of the pack," saying the United States has fallen behind in its weapons capacity.

Exclusive: Trump calls Chinese 'grand champions' of currency manipulation
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump declared China the "grand champions" of currency manipulation on Thursday, just hours after his new Treasury secretary pledged a more methodical approach to analyzing Beijing's foreign exchange practices.

Exclusive: Trump says Republican border tax could boost U.S. jobs
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday spoke positively about a border adjustment tax being pushed by Republicans in Congress as a way to boost exports, but he did not specifically endorse the proposal.

U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has reversed an order by the Obama administration to phase out the use of private contractors to run federal prisons.

Malaysia murder mystery breaks with North Korean assassin tradition
SEOUL (Reuters) - The bizarre assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother marks a departure from the isolated country's repertoire of overseas operations, according to experts on its opaque ruling structures.

Tesla's 'close to the edge' cash foretells capital raise
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Inc Chief Elon Musk has taken big risks repeatedly since going public in 2010, but investors were spooked on Thursday after he said the electric car company could get "close to the edge" as it burns cash ahead of its crucial Model 3 launch.