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US, India in talks over strategic missile defence cooperation: Pentagon

As part of Indo-Pacific strategy, Trump administration now seems to be more than inclined to let India procure its missile defense system.

18 Jan 2019 1:00 PM

Due to govt shutdown, Trump postpones House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's foreign trip

The president also said postponing this 'public relations event' was totally appropriate.

18 Jan 2019 9:44 AM

US has put China on notice: Vice President Pence

The vice president was speaking at a global summit of American envoys on Wednesday.

17 Jan 2019 11:25 AM

Man arrested for allegedly planning to attack White House with anti-tank rocket

Hasher Jallal Taheb, 21, of Cumming was arrested Wednesday

17 Jan 2019 10:53 AM

N Korea yet to take concrete steps to dismantle nukes: Pence

US awaits concrete steps by North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons.

17 Jan 2019 10:47 AM

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American businessman, a 9/11 survivor, dies in terror attack on Nairobi hotel

He was killed in a attack by Qaeda-linked group on a Nairobi hotel on Tuesday

17 Jan 2019 9:54 AM

Indian-origin doctor charged in US fraud freed on record USD 7 million bond

Rajendra Bothra was charged along with five other physicians.

17 Jan 2019 9:24 AM

Two US service members killed in ISIS-claimed attack in Syria

Two US service members were among those killed in a fiery explosion.

17 Jan 2019 9:12 AM

Pence urges US diplomats to promote legal immigration

Vice President Mike Pence has urged US diplomats to welcome legal immigrants

17 Jan 2019 8:51 AM

H-1B holders 'frequently' placed in poor working conditions: US

The report comes days after Trump said he is soon coming out with reforms that will give H-1B visa holders certainty to stay in US.

17 Jan 2019 8:35 AM

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Canada asks China clemency for convicted drug trafficker

Ottawa has warned its citizens about the risk of "arbitrary enforcement" of laws in China

16 Jan 2019 11:54 AM

Report raises fresh doubts over Trump's NATO commitment

Fresh doubts surfaced Tuesday over President Donald Trump's commitment to NATO

16 Jan 2019 11:09 AM

High drama, few results as Trump warns of 'long' shutdown

The president showed no signs of backing down

16 Jan 2019 10:23 AM

PG&E, utility tied to California wildfires, to file for bankruptcy

Pacific Gas and Electric, the utility company that has been tied to deadly wildfires in California, said it plans to file for bankruptcy

15 Jan 2019 4:22 PM

Trump Justice nominee supports Mueller Russia probe

Trump chose Barr to replace Jeff Sessions

15 Jan 2019 1:38 PM

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Venezuela's Maduro brands Brazil's Bolsonaro a 'modern Hitler'

He and Bolsonaro have been exchanging barbs since the Brazilian won elections at the end of last year

15 Jan 2019 12:43 PM

Massive US teachers strike affects half million pupils

The strike is affecting some 500,000 students in the nation's second largest school district

15 Jan 2019 11:33 AM

Stormy Daniels sues police over her arrest at strip club

Daniels was arrested in July on suspicion of inappropriately touching a female undercover officer

15 Jan 2019 11:13 AM

China having hard rime with tariffs, will reach trade deal soon: Trump

Chinese officials said the next round of negotiations would be held in Washington between January 30 and 31.

15 Jan 2019 9:19 AM

'Big fat hoax': Trump says he has never been an agent of Russia

'I never worked for Russia,' Trump told reporters on the South Lawn. 'It's a disgrace that you even ask that question.'

15 Jan 2019 9:01 AM

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