International Relations

In battle for Putin's affections, cupid favors Xi over Trump

Jul 18, 2018

In the race to woo Vladimir Putin, China's Xi Jinping is beating Donald Trump

The Latest: Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

Jul 18, 2018

James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections

Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

Jul 18, 2018

President Donald Trump says he simply misspoke when he said he knew of no reason the Russians might have interfered in the 2106 election.

Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

Jul 18, 2018

The European Union and Japan signed a pact that will eliminate nearly all tariffs on products they trade in an ambitious deal that runs counter to Trump's moves to hike US tariffs

Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

Jul 17, 2018

For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself

Groundbreaking ceremony held for new international bridge

Jul 17, 2018

A groundbreaking for the advance construction of a new international bridge connecting Detroit with Windsor, Ontario, in Canada has been held

The Latest: Rubio calls Russia 'a threat for years to come'

Jul 17, 2018

Sen. Marco Rubio says he can "guarantee" that the Russians will interfere with the next U.S. election and he's pushing legislation to impose tough sanctions if they do

Russian prosecutors want to question US intel agents

Jul 17, 2018

Russian prosecutors are pushing to question U.S. intelligence agents and a former ambassador to Moscow in their investigation of an influential foe of Vladimir Putin

Analysis: Trump's 'America First' morphs into 'Me First'

Jul 17, 2018

Analysis: Trump's extraordinary performance alongside Putin fuels criticism of his presidency from both right and left

Republicans join Democrats in condemning Trump's remarks

Jul 17, 2018

Republicans join Democrats in condemning Trump's remarks at summit with Russia, suggest Putin had a good day at America's expense