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Shivering weather greets Oscar red carpet arrivals
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Shivering weather greeted celebrities on the Oscars red carpet on Sunday but cloudy skies and the threat of rain failed to dampen spirits ahead of the movie industry's biggest night.

Trump's pick for Navy secretary withdraws
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's pick for secretary of the Navy withdrew from consideration on Sunday, the second time a Trump nominee to lead one of the armed services bowed out because of government conflict-of-interest rules.

North Korea spy agency runs arms operation out of Malaysia, U.N. says
(Reuters) - It is in Kuala Lumpur's "Little India" neighborhood, behind an unmarked door on the second floor of a rundown building, where a military equipment company called Glocom says it has its office.

Trump administration re-evaluating self-driving car guidance
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said on Sunday she was reviewing self-driving vehicle guidance issued by the Obama administration and urged companies to explain the benefits of automated vehicles to a skeptical public.

China's top diplomat to visit U.S. on Monday and Tuesday: Xinhua
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's top diplomat will visit the United States this week, the most senior Chinese official to do so since President Donald Trump took office on January 20, state news agency Xinhua said.

No cuts to U.S. entitlement programs in Trump budget: Mnuchin
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will spare big social welfare programs such as Social Security and Medicare from any cuts, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in an interview broadcast on Sunday.

Tests show driver in Mardi Gras crash was legally drunk, police say
(Reuters) - A driver accused of injuring 28 people in New Orleans after plowing a pickup truck into a crowd watching a Mardi Gras parade had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit soon after the crash, police said on Sunday.

Democrats must overhaul party, attack big business, Sanders says

Bergdahl lawyers ask U.S. Army court to dismiss case due to Trump comments

Actor Bill Paxton, known for roles in 'Big Love,' 'Titanic,' dies at 61