News U.S. military may house immigrant children as Trump policy beset by confusion 2018-06-22T04:55:30.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON/MCALLEN, Texas (Reuters) - The U.S. military has been asked to get ready to house up to 20,000 immigrant children, officials said on Thursday, as President Donald Trump's efforts to roll back a widely condemned policy of separating children from their parents were beset by confusion. OPEC struggles for deal to ease supply cuts as Iran resists 2018-06-22T03:22:47.000000000-04:00 VIENNA (Reuters) - OPEC will seek agreement on Friday to raise oil production despite opposition from Iran, which has threatened to block the move as it faces export-crippling U.S. sanctions. Uber driver was streaming Hulu show just before self-driving car crash: police report 2018-06-22T02:52:47.000000000-04:00 SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Police in Tempe, Arizona said evidence showed the "safety" driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was distracted and streaming a television show on her phone right up until about the time of a fatal accident in March, deeming the crash that rocked the nascent ind... Asian shares hit six-month lows as tariffs take economic toll 2018-06-22T02:36:21.000000000-04:00 TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares stumbled to their lowest in six months on Friday, hurt by signs U.S. trade battles with China and many other countries are starting to chip away at corporate profits, while oil prices were choppy before an OPEC meeting to discuss raising output. In China, universities seek to plant 'Xi Thought' in minds of students 2018-06-22T02:30:47.000000000-04:00 BEIJING (Reuters) - Armed with interactive online courses, generous funding and new dedicated research institutes, China's universities are on the frontlines of an effort to promote the thinking of President Xi Jinping to China and the world. Indonesia hands death sentence to Islamic State-linked cleric for militant attacks 2018-06-22T01:52:04.000000000-04:00 JAKARTA (Reuters) - An Indonesian court on Friday sentenced to death a cleric linked to Islamic State, for masterminding from his jail cell a string of deadly militant attacks across the world's largest Muslim-majority country. Taiwan's Foxconn calls Sino-U.S. trade spat a 'tech war' 2018-06-22T01:35:28.000000000-04:00 TAIPEI (Reuters) - Foxconn, the world's largest electronics contract manufacturer, on Friday said the U.S. and Chinese governments are engaged in a technology war, not a trade war, describing the spat as the biggest challenge the Taiwanese company is facing. Indonesia cleric linked to Islamic State gets death sentence for militant attacks 2018-06-22T01:34:52.000000000-04:00 JAKARTA (Reuters) - An Indonesian court on Friday sentenced to death a cleric linked to Islamic State, for masterminding from his jail cell a string of deadly militant attacks across the world's largest Muslim-majority country. Chinese media says U.S. has 'delusions' as impact of trade war spreads 2018-06-22T01:24:16.000000000-04:00 SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. protectionism is self-defeating and a "symptom of paranoid delusions" that must not distract China from its path to modernization, Chinese state media said on Friday as Beijing kept up with its war of words with Washington over trade. German carmakers join American farmers on front line of U.S.-China trade war 2018-06-22T01:20:53.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT/BEIJING (Reuters) - An increasingly shrill exchange of words between the United States and China that is threatening to trigger a global trade war has claimed another victim - Germany's auto sector.