International Relations

Seoul police up security after rally at US envoy residence

Oct 19, 2019

South Korean police have beefed up security at the U.S. ambassador's residence in Seoul after a group of anti-American students broke into the compound

China legislature blasts US Congress over Hong Kong

Oct 18, 2019

China's ceremonial legislature is attacking legislation in the U.S. Congress to support pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong

Northeast officials team up to push pot, vaping regulations

Oct 17, 2019

The governors from several Northeastern states say they want to work together to regulate marijuana and vaping

Pence's mission to Turkey could be his most significant yet

Oct 16, 2019

Vice President Mike Pence is leaving for Turkey on arguably his most significant mission yet

Probe uncovers high-level unease over Trump, Giuliani moves

Oct 16, 2019

The impeachment inquiry is exposing new details about unease in the State Department and White House about President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine and those of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani

The Latest: HK protest organizer attacked with hammers

Oct 16, 2019

Organizers of some of the giant demonstrations that have shaken Hong Kong say one of their leading activists has been attacked by assailants with hammers, leaving him bloody but conscious.

Fearing US abandonment, Kurds kept back channels wide open

Oct 15, 2019

Fearing U.S. abandonment, Kurds kept back channels wide open with the Syrian government and Russia

The Latest: Pence heads to Mideast as Turkey attacks Kurds

Oct 14, 2019

Vice President Mike Pence says he's being dispatched to the Middle East by President Donald Trump as U.S. troops pull out of northeast Syria and Turkish forces invade

Kremlin relishes US pullback from Syria, turmoil in Ukraine

Oct 13, 2019

U.S. pullback from Syria, turmoil in Ukraine offer new opportunities for the Kremlin to expand its clout

Impeachment dominates, but much other work awaits Congress

Oct 13, 2019

Impeachment may have leapfrogged to the top of the national agenda, but members of Congress still have their day jobs as legislators _ and they're returning to work this coming week with mixed hopes of success.