Military And Defense

Hong Kong takes unprecedented step by banning a pro-independence political party on national security grounds

Sep 24, 2018

Hong Kong takes unprecedented step by banning a pro-independence political party on national security grounds

At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

Sep 24, 2018

President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week.

Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization'

Sep 23, 2018

Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes "denuclearization."

Russia blames Israel for downing of plane by Syrian forces

Sep 23, 2018

The Russian Defense Ministry has again blamed Israel for the downing of a Russian plane by Syrian government forces and says Israel appears "ungrateful" for Moscow's efforts to rein in Iran-backed fighters in Syria

China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

Sep 23, 2018

China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment

Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

Sep 22, 2018

In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery

Funeral held for woman allegedly killed by border agent

Sep 22, 2018

About 150 people have gathered at a Texas church for the funeral of one of the four women who authorities say were killed by a Border Patrol agent they've described as a serial killer

DHS secretary: FEMA chief misused cars, but won't lose job

Sep 22, 2018

DHS has found the head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job

AP NewsBreak: DHS secretary says FEMA chief won't lose job

Sep 22, 2018

DHS has found the head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but he will not lose his job over it

The Latest: Trump says he won't rush North Korea deal

Sep 22, 2018

President Donald Trump says he won't rush into any deal with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.