News U.S. government shuts down as Trump feuds with Democrats 2018-01-20T05:21:55.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The world's most powerful government shut down on Saturday after President Donald Trump and the U.S. Congress failed to reach a deal on funding for federal agencies, highlighting the country's deep political divisions. South Africa's ANC to force Zuma to quit as president: eNCA TV 2018-01-20T04:38:28.000000000-05:00 JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) declined on Saturday to comment on a report its executive plans to force Jacob Zuma to quit as president, as its leaders gather to outline the party's program for the coming year. Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation preparations as doubts mount 2018-01-20T03:22:35.000000000-05:00 YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar was making final preparations to take back the first batch of Rohingya Muslims who had fled conflict in troubled Rakhine state, state media said on Saturday, despite growing doubts about the plan among refugees and in the United Nations. U.S. government shutdown begins as spending bill fails in Senate 2018-01-20T03:19:24.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government shut down at midnight on Friday after Democrats and Republicans, locked in a bitter dispute over immigration and border security, failed to agree on a last-minute deal to fund its operations. Twitter to notify users exposed to Russian propaganda during U.S. elections 2018-01-20T02:13:16.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc , which is reviewing Russian interference during the 2016 U.S. elections, said on Friday it would notify some of its users whether they were exposed to content generated by a suspected Russian propaganda service. Government shutdown looms as Senate short of votes for spending bill 2018-01-20T00:21:35.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate was short of the votes needed to approve a bill to keep the federal government running as a midnight deadline loomed on Friday night, although high-level negotiations continued. U.S. government shutdown looms as Senate short of votes for spending bill 2018-01-19T23:14:19.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate was short of the votes needed to approve a bill to keep the federal government running as a midnight deadline loomed on Friday night, but high-level negotiations continued. U.S. government shutdown looms, lawmakers in hectic negotiations 2018-01-19T21:41:19.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers raced against the clock to avert a federal government shutdown on Friday but it was not clear if hectic negotiations would bring a deal before a midnight deadline. With no deal in sight, Congress faces looming government shutdown 2018-01-19T19:49:27.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers raced the clock to avoid a federal government shutdown before a midnight deadline on Friday after a meeting between President Donald Trump and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer failed to produce a deal. Facebook to prioritize 'trustworthy' news based on surveys 2018-01-19T19:37:29.000000000-05:00 SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc will prioritize "trustworthy" news in its feed of social media posts, using member surveys to identify high-quality outlets and fight sensationalism and misinformation, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Friday.