International Relations

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

The Latest: Senate votes for release of whistleblower report

Sep 24, 2019

The GOP-controlled Senate has approved a nonbinding but symbolically important resolution calling on the Trump administration to immediately provide a copy of a whistleblower complaint involving President Donald Trump

The Latest: Democrats say Trump allegations are impeachable

Sep 24, 2019

Democratic lawmakers say if Trump pressured Ukraine's president to investigate Biden for political benefit, it's impeachable

Trump ordered aid frozen; more Democrats want impeachment

Sep 24, 2019

President Donald Trump ordered his staff to freeze nearly $400 million in aid to Ukraine days before a phone call in which he pressured the Eastern European nation's leader to investigate the family of Joe Biden

Seoul: US-N Korea nuke talks will likely resume in 2-3 weeks

Sep 24, 2019

South Korea's spy agency says that nuclear negotiations between the United States and North Korea will likely resume within two to three weeks

Latin America and US consider sanctions against Venezuela

Sep 23, 2019

The United States and more than a dozen Latin American countries meet to consider multilateral sanctions against Venezuela

Trump heads to UN with long list of deals he's yet to close

Sep 22, 2019

Unfinished business: Trump heads to United Nations with long list of foreign policy deals he's yet to close

The Latest: Hundreds march for climate action in Los Angeles

Sep 21, 2019

In downtown Los Angeles, hundreds of people, many of them schoolchildren, marched to City Hall for a rally

The Latest: US, El Salvador sign asylum deal

Sep 20, 2019

The United States and El Salvador have signed an agreement that may eventually force migrants seeking asylum to first seek refuge in El Salvador, one of Central America's most violent countries, instead of coming to the United States