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Trump slashes foreign aid, cuts safety net programs in new budget proposal

Trump, a Republican, sought in his budget proposal last year to slash foreign aid but faced steep resistance from Congress

10 Feb 2020 3:07 PM

Buttigieg did win Iowa caucus after all but Sanders contests result

Results of botched Democratic Party vote shows the former mayor ahead with 14 delegates

10 Feb 2020 9:28 AM

US pledged $100 million for China to fight Coronavirus

Monetary support and the relief material is a testimony of strong US leadership, says Pompeo

08 Feb 2020 11:25 AM

Trump impeachment witnesses lose their jobs

Ambassador to EU Gordon Songland and security expert Lt Col. Alexander Vindman gave damning testimony against U.S. president

08 Feb 2020 8:37 AM

US announces launch of International Religious Freedom Alliance

State Department official says US concerned about the situation in India

07 Feb 2020 6:53 PM


Finally, results of Iowa Dem farce: Buttigieg, Sanders in a virtual tie

Democratic party bosses call for a reexamination of the glitch-ridden vote

07 Feb 2020 9:48 AM

President of the Pussy Grab Era: Five scandals that couldn't sink Donald Trump

From sex scandal to misuse of office, political conventions fail to pierce the post-truth armour of the prez

06 Feb 2020 10:03 AM

Buttigieg clings to narrow lead over Sanders in Iowa caucus

The Democrats’ glitch-ridden first vote fails to throw up a clear candidate to take on Trump

06 Feb 2020 8:41 AM

Donald Trump acquitted in impeachment trial

U.S. president claims 'victory' and tweets fake Time mag cover of 'Trump prez forever'

06 Feb 2020 5:57 AM

It’s true: Donald Trump wins Democrats’ first caucus in Iowa

The Dems botch up their first vote to select a candidate to take on the President

04 Feb 2020 8:11 PM


U.S. declares virus 'emergency,' bans entry of travelers from China

Mandatory 14-day quarantine orders issued for the first time in 50 years

01 Feb 2020 9:48 AM

Trump acquittal now certain as Senate nixes witnesses

Republicans narrowly win vote against summoning witnesses to testify on U.S. president dealings with Ukraine

01 Feb 2020 9:16 AM

Telescope in Hawaii captures Sun in great detail

The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope on the island of Maui has a 13-foot (four meters) mirror, the world's largest for a solar telescope.

31 Jan 2020 2:07 PM

US issues 'Do Not Travel' advisory to China over Coronavirus

The State Department's advisory also suggested Americans in China to departing using commercial means

31 Jan 2020 12:25 PM

Trump gives dramatic account of Soleimani's last minutes before death

The president spoke in a ballroom at his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, at a Republican event.

19 Jan 2020 1:24 PM


Iran takes man who posted video of missile striking Ukraine plane into custody

President Hassan Rouhani promised a thorough investigation into the 'unforgivable error' in an address on Tuesday.

15 Jan 2020 3:10 PM

Guatemala swears in conservative Giammattei as President

The ceremony came after a five-hour delay and boisterous protests against ex-President Jimmy Morales.

15 Jan 2020 12:08 PM

Australia to kill up to 10,000 Camels amid wildfires: Report

The disaster has killed more than a dozen people and caused the displacement or deaths of 480 million animals.

08 Jan 2020 12:48 PM

Not looking to start war with Iran, but prepared to finish one: US

The US drone strike on Friday that killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani has sharply escalated tensions between US and Iran.

08 Jan 2020 11:29 AM

'Death to America', chants tens of thousands of Iraqis at Soleimani funeral march

Trump said he had decided to 'terminate' Iran's military mastermind to prevent an 'imminent' attack on US diplomats and troops.

05 Jan 2020 10:48 AM