International Relations

The Latest: Man connected to campaign scheme held in Calif.

Oct 11, 2019

A federal judge in San Francisco has ordered Andrey Kukushkin held pending a bail hearing

N. Korea threatens to resume nuke, long-range missile tests

Oct 10, 2019

North Korea has threatened again to resume nuclear and long-range missile tests, accusing the U.S. of having instigated some members of the U.N. Security Council to condemn its recent weapons tests

Trump's Syria-Kurds move gets results -- quick and negative

Oct 9, 2019

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Kurd-held areas in Syria has led to a rare, near immediate result

Markets Right Now: Stocks extend losses on Wall Street

Oct 8, 2019

Stocks are ending lower on Wall Street as tensions rachet up again between the U.S. and China just before the two sides are set to meet again to discuss trade.

US signs limited deal with Japan on ag, digital trade

Oct 7, 2019

The United States and Japan have signed a limited trade agreement, a deal that would win back benefits American farmers lost when President Donald Trump pulled out of a broader Asia-Pacific pact his first week in office

The Latest: Congress to be briefed on documents on Ukraine

Oct 1, 2019

The State Department's inspector general is set to hold congressional briefings on Ukraine on Wednesday

Oxfam, other nonprofits urge feds to raise refugee cap

Oct 1, 2019

Massachusetts refugee resettlement are urging the Trump administration to raise its proposed cap on refugees, noting that crises have forced millions from their homes and that the U.S. has the resources to respond

House Democrats subpoena Giuliani in Trump impeachment probe

Oct 1, 2019

The circle of administration officials with knowledge of President Donald Trump's phone call to Ukraine is widening

Trump sought Australia's help on Russia probe origins

Oct 1, 2019

The Justice Department says President Donald Trump asked the Australian prime minister and other foreign leaders to help with an investigation into the origins of the Russia probe

Japan welcomes US trade pact, but automakers appeal for help

Sep 26, 2019

Japanese automakers have urged government officials for further effort to improve their business environment after their government signed a trade deal with the US in which auto tariffs remain in effect