News Border wall prototypes a first small step on Trump campaign promise 2017-10-23T20:05:51.000000000-04:00 San Diego, Calif. (Reuters) - Nine months after President Donald Trump took office, the first tangible signs of progress on one of the central promises of his campaign have appeared along the U.S. border with Mexico. Trump says popular retirement program will be unscathed in tax plan 2017-10-23T19:24:03.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday dismissed the possibility of curbing a popular tax-deferred U.S. retirement savings program to help pay for his sweeping tax cuts, and voiced doubts about adding another top bracket targeting the wealthiest Americans. U.S. sets antidumping duties on Argentine, Indonesian biodiesel 2017-10-23T19:16:22.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday set preliminary antidumping duties on imports of biodiesel from Argentina and Indonesia, after an initial finding that the products were being sold under market value in the United States. Facebook tests splitting its News Feed into two 2017-10-23T19:07:01.000000000-04:00 SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said on Monday it was testing the idea of dividing its News Feed in two, separating commercial posts from personal news in a move that could lead some businesses to increase advertising. New York opens sexual harassment probe of Weinstein Co.: source 2017-10-23T18:54:11.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York attorney general has opened an investigation into sexual harassment and possible violations of civil rights laws at the Weinstein Company, the movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, and sent the company a subpoena on Monday, a source familiar with the inves... Pentagon seeks to address criticism of fatal Niger operation 2017-10-23T18:50:26.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon sought on Monday to tamp down criticism from lawmakers that it has not been forthcoming about the death of four U.S. soldiers in an ambush in Niger this month. U.S. sets preliminary antidumping duties on Argentine, Indonesian biodiesel 2017-10-23T18:31:35.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday made a preliminary finding imports of biodiesel from Argentina and Indonesia were being dumped and set preliminary antidumping duties on the products. Art of the deal: Trump's Empire State Building doodle fetches $16,000 2017-10-23T18:19:19.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - George W. Bush famously turned to portrait painting as a hobby when he left office. Could President Donald Trump one day follow in his footsteps, encouraged by the recent sale of his drawing of New York City's Empire State Building for $16,000? Top U.S. general says no sign soldiers in Niger took too many risks 2017-10-23T18:08:26.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. general said on Monday he had no information that Army special operation forces involved in a deadly attack in Niger earlier this month had taken too many risks. Nevada gun shows tied to firearm violence in California: study 2017-10-23T17:10:48.000000000-04:00 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Firearms-related deaths and injuries increased 70 percent in parts of California in the weeks after gun shows in neighboring Nevada, which has fewer regulations on such events, a University of California, Berkeley study released on Monday found.