Dec 1, 2018 2:08
The leaders of the world’s largest economic powers on Saturday backed an overhaul of the global body that regulates international trade disputes, ahead of high-stakes talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping aimed at defusing a trade war.
Dec 1, 2018 2:37
Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War and routed Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi army, died on Friday at the age of 94.
Nov 30, 2018 1:58
Tensions over Khashoggi's murder has sidelined the Crown Prince. Meanwhile Trump and Putin are keeping their distance after a canceled meeting.
Nov 29, 2018 2:18
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Argentina, registering his disapproval of Russia’s treatment of Ukraine and casting new uncertainty over U.S.-Russian ties.
Nov 29, 2018 2:29
President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty on Thursday to making false statements to Congress regarding a Trump Organization real estate project in Moscow, prompting Trump to call Cohen a liar and a “weak person.”
Nov 29, 2018 1:40
A detained Catalan leader has called on Spain to come up with new proposals to resolve the dispute over the region's status, and said fellow separatists will not necessarily insist on an immediate independence vote, in an apparent concession.
Nov 28, 2018 2:12
Speaking with the New York Post Trump said that a pardon “was never discussed, but I wouldn’t take it off the table. Why would I take it off the table?”
Nov 29, 2018 2:19
The US Senate forged ahead with a resolution that would revoke US support for the Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen, despite a closed-door appeal from top Trump administration officials who urged lawmakers not to downgrade ties with the kingdom over human-rights concerns.
Nov 28, 2018 1:36
Nancy Pelosi, a mainstay of American politics for nearly two decades, on Wednesday was nominated by her fellow Democrats to again be the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives as she maneuvered to squelch a small group demanding younger leadership.
Nov 28, 2018 1:50
Nancy Pelosi was expected on Wednesday to become the Democratic nominee for speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, giving her the inside track to reclaim the House’s top job in January, when critics in her own party may seek to block her.
Nov 27, 2018 2:25
Former campaign chairman Paul Manafort denied a report that he met with WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange.
Nov 27, 2018 2:22
President Trump threw his weight behind embattled Republican Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith the night before Mississippi's special election runoff, as Democratic candidate Mike Espy looks to take her seat on Capitol Hill.