International Relations

Anatomy of the phone call now imperiling Trump's presidency

Oct 12, 2019

Anatomy of the 30-minute telephone call that's now imperiling Donald Trump's presidency

Former ambassador to Ukraine says Trump pushed to oust her

Oct 11, 2019

Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told lawmakers Friday that the State Department was pressured by President Donald Trump to remove her from position

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