News Thirteen siblings found chained in California home; parents charged 2018-01-16T02:19:37.000000000-05:00 PERRY, Calif. (Reuters) - A California couple has been charged with torture after police rescued their 13 malnourished children from a home where some of them had been chained to beds, and neighbors on Monday described the family as shut-ins who shunned social contact. U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade 2018-01-16T02:06:58.000000000-05:00 HOUSTON (Reuters) - Surging shale production is poised to push U.S. oil output to more than 10 million barrels per day - toppling a record set in 1970 and crossing a threshold few could have imagined even a decade ago. Vancouver meeting focuses on sanctions as Koreas explore detente 2018-01-16T01:57:51.000000000-05:00 VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A meeting of states that backed South Korea in the Korean war will look at ways to better implement sanctions to push North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons, officials said, even as the North and South explore detente ahead of next month's Winter Olympics. Exclusive: U.S. lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huawei - sources 2018-01-16T01:13:56.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers are urging AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, to cut all commercial ties to Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and oppose plans by telecom operator China Mobile Ltd to enter the U.S. market because of national security concerns, sa... China's economy set to slow to 6.5 percent in 2018 as government turns off cheap money: Reuters poll 2018-01-16T00:38:37.000000000-05:00 BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economy is expected to cool this year as a government-led crackdown on debt risks and factory pollution drag on overall activity, a Reuters poll showed on Tuesday. Indonesia bourse holds minute silence for injured after floor collapse 2018-01-16T00:16:52.000000000-05:00 JAKARTA, (Reuters) - Indonesia's stock exchange held a minute silence at the start of trading on Tuesday for more than 70 people injured when a mezzanine floor in the building suddenly collapsed. North Korea meeting to stress importance of sanctions: Canada 2018-01-16T00:14:42.000000000-05:00 VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A summit on curbing North Korea's nuclear ambitions will focus in part on how to ensure countries fully implement all the sanctions imposed on the reclusive state, a Canadian government source said on Monday. Foreign governments, candidates, trade groups spent at Trump properties: report 2018-01-16T00:03:24.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sixty-four trade groups, foreign governments, Republican candidates and others stayed at or held events at properties linked to U.S. President Donald Trump during Trump's first year in office, a political watchdog group said in a report released on Tuesday. Veteran U.S. diplomat Richardson to work for Reuters reporters release 2018-01-15T23:32:51.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson said on Monday he would work toward securing the release of two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar in his capacity as a member of an international advisory board on the crisis in Rakhine state. Myanmar prosecutor seeks Official Secrets Act charges against two Reuters reporters 2018-01-15T23:10:14.000000000-05:00 YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar prosecutors sought charges on Wednesday against two Reuters reporters under the Official Secrets Act, which carries a maximum prison sentence of 14 years, the reporters' lawyer said.