News China's Xi says anti-graft campaign has 'overwhelming momentum' 2017-10-17T23:42:34.000000000-04:00 BEIJING (Reuters) - China's campaign against corruption has achieved "overwhelming momentum", President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday at the start of a critical Communist Party congress expected to cement his authority. Hillary Clinton says U.S. threats of war with North Korea 'dangerous, short-sighted' 2017-10-17T22:52:39.000000000-04:00 SEOUL (Reuters) - Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday that "cavalier" threats to start war on the Korean peninsula are "dangerous and short-sighted", urging the United States to get all parties to the negotiating table. Hillary Clinton says threats to start war with North Korea 'dangerous, short-sighted' 2017-10-17T22:03:56.000000000-04:00 SEOUL (Reuters) - Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday that "cavalier" threats to start war on the Korean peninsula are "dangerous and short-sighted", urging the United States to get all parties to the negotiating table. U.S. senators reach bipartisan deal on Obamacare, Trump indicates support 2017-10-17T21:47:50.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. senators on Tuesday reached a bipartisan agreement to shore up Obamacare for two years by reviving federal subsidies for health insurers that President Donald Trump planned to scrap, and the president indicated his support for the plan. China President Xi begins speech at party congress 2017-10-17T21:34:35.000000000-04:00 BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping began his speech on Wednesday at the opening of the Communist Party Congress. China's Xi to open Communist Party congress, likely signaling plans for next five years 2017-10-17T21:13:44.000000000-04:00 BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday opens a critical Communist Party congress expected to cement his authority with a closely watched address signaling how he intends to put that power to use during a second five-year term. Amazon Studios chief resigns after harassment allegations 2017-10-17T20:54:44.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned, a company spokeswoman said on Tuesday, following allegations that he harassed a producer and took no action when an actress told him she was sexually assaulted by producer Harvey Weinstein. Trump's drug czar nominee withdraws from consideration 2017-10-17T20:38:33.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. lawmaker who was President Donald Trump's pick for drug czar withdrew on Tuesday after a report he spearheaded a bill that hurt the government's ability to crack down on opioid makers flooding the market with the addictive painkillers. NAFTA negotiators trade barbs, indicate wide differences 2017-10-17T20:28:17.000000000-04:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. and Canadian and trade officials on Tuesday accused each other of sabotaging efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, even as they and Mexico agreed to extend talks into the first quarter of 2018. Judge blocks latest Trump curbs on people entering United States 2017-10-17T20:26:48.000000000-04:00 SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump's latest bid to impose restrictions on citizens from several countries entering the United States, which would have taken effect this week.