News Elderly man, nine-year-old girl killed as strong quake hits Japan 2018-06-17T23:22:10.000000000-04:00 TOKYO (Reuters) - An elderly man and a young girl were killed, with several other people also in "cardiopulmonary arrest", after walls collapsed in a magnitude-6.1 earthquake that hit Osaka in western Japan on Monday, public broadcaster NHK said. Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy 2018-06-17T22:42:48.000000000-04:00 ELIZABETH, N.J. (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers joined protesters outside immigration detention facilities in New Jersey and Texas on Sunday for Father's Day demonstrations against the Trump administration's practice of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. Colombia president-elect vows to unite nation, alter peace deal 2018-06-17T22:03:58.000000000-04:00 BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's President-elect Ivan Duque, who swept aside leftist Gustavo Petro in Sunday's election, pledged to unite his South American nation after a divisive campaign but insisted he would change a landmark peace accord with leftist rebels. New Colombia president may seek to revise rebel peace deal 2018-06-17T21:17:37.000000000-04:00 BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that will reassure investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels. Exclusive: Mellanox nears truce with Starboard over board seats - sources 2018-06-17T20:42:36.000000000-04:00 NEW YORK (Reuters) - Mellanox Technologies Inc , a chipmaker based in Israel and the United States, is close to reaching a deal with activist investor Starboard Value LP over the composition of its board of directors, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Gang shootout at New Jersey arts festival kills one, injures 22 2018-06-17T20:14:31.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - A suspected gunman was shot dead and 22 people were injured on Sunday after a dispute among rival gangs erupted into gunfire at an all-night arts festival in Trenton, New Jersey, officials said. Syria state media says U.S. bombs Syrian positions; U.S. denies report 2018-06-17T19:57:41.000000000-04:00 BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian state media, citing a military source, reported on Monday that U.S.-led coalition aircraft had bombed "one of our military positions" in eastern Syria, leading to deaths and injuries, but the U.S. military denied carrying out strikes in the area. The bigger Cryptocurrencies get, the worse they perform: BIS 2018-06-17T18:41:19.000000000-04:00 LONDON (Reuters) - Cryptocurrencies are not scalable and are more likely to suffer a breakdown in trust and efficiency the greater the number of people using them, the Bank of International Settlements (BIS)said on Sunday in its latest warning about the rise of virtual currencies. Suspect dead after 20 hurt in shooting at New Jersey arts festival 2018-06-17T18:39:10.000000000-04:00 (Reuters) - A suspected gunman was fatally shot after multiple people opened fire at an all-night arts festival in New Jersey, wounding 20 people including a boy who is in critical condition, authorities said on Sunday. Pro-business candidate wins Colombian presidential election 2018-06-17T18:22:43.000000000-04:00 BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that reassured investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels.