News Pompeo says 'bad deal' with North Korea 'not an option' for U.S. 2018-05-23T10:45:38.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday the United States is prepared to walk away from negotiations with North Korea if upcoming talks on its nuclear weapons program head in the wrong direction. Trump calls for new 'structure' for U.S.-China trade deal 2018-05-23T10:43:12.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday signaled a new direction in U.S.-China trade talks, saying the current track appeared "too hard to get done" and that any possible deal needed "a different structure." U.S. warns citizens in China after 'abnormal' sound injures consulate worker 2018-05-23T10:32:42.000000000-04:00 BEIJING (Reuters) - An American citizen working at the U.S. consulate in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou has reported suffering from "abnormal" sounds and pressure leading to a mild brain injury, the U.S. embassy said on Wednesday. Ex-Trump campaign chief seeks to suppress evidence seized by FBI 2018-05-23T10:30:50.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is asking a federal judge on Wednesday to suppress evidence seized by FBI agents working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller, saying they violated the U.S. Constitution's ban on unreasonable searches and seizures. Iran steps up broadsides against U.S., Syria signals Iran won't leave 2018-05-23T10:29:50.000000000-04:00 LONDON (Reuters) - Iran on Wednesday launched a fresh barrage of criticism at U.S. demands for sweeping change in its foreign policy and nuclear programme, and Tehran's ally Damascus flatly dismissed a U.S. call for a withdrawal of Iranian forces from Syria. United Tech to invest $15 billion in U.S. over next five years 2018-05-23T10:02:47.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - United Technologies Corp said on Wednesday it would invest more than $15 billion for research and development and capacity expansion in the United States over the next five years, spurred by the recent tax cuts. The U.S. is opening an embassy in Jerusalem. Why is there a furor? 2018-05-23T09:59:40.000000000-04:00 (Corrects May 14 story to show Western Wall is one of the above-ground remains of the ancient temple complex) Trump teases 'big news' for U.S. auto workers, offers no details 2018-05-23T09:54:42.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, who has repeatedly pledged to revive American manufacturing, on Wednesday said "big news" was coming that would be welcomed by U.S. autoworkers but he gave no details. Cyber firms warn on suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine 2018-05-23T09:51:20.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc on Wednesday warned that hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries with highly sophisticated malicious software, possibly in preparation for another massive cyber attack on Ukraine. Black candidate makes history as women advance in U.S. midterms 2018-05-23T09:22:50.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - Democratic voters rallied on Tuesday for the chance to make history in November by selecting a ticket filled with female candidates, including a bid to elect the first African-American female governor in the United States.