Military And Defense

Trump says EU trade talks key to outcome on auto tariffs

Feb 20, 2019

President Donald Trump says that tariffs on imported vehicles from Europe are something "we certainly think about" and suggested that a final decision will hinge on the United States and the European Union reaching a trade deal in the coming months

More US remains from Korean War nearing final ID

Feb 20, 2019

A U.S. government scientist says the remains of at least a couple more American soldiers killed in the Korean War are likely to be identified shortly from 55 boxes provided last summer by North Korea

The Latest: Russia releases video of new underwater drone

Feb 20, 2019

The Russian Defense Ministry has released a video showing a test of a new nuclear-powered underwater drone.

Putin sternly warns US against putting missiles in Europe

Feb 20, 2019

President Vladimir Putin has sternly warned the United States against deploying new missiles in Europe, saying that Russia will retaliate by fielding new weapons that will take just as little time to reach their targets

Customs intercepts over $12M in meth at border crossing

Feb 20, 2019

Customs and Border Protection agents intercepted nearly $13 million worth of methamphetamine inside a truck carrying frozen strawberries that crossed into the U.S. from Mexico

Former top Chinese general sentenced to life for corruption

Feb 20, 2019

A former top Chinese general has been given a life sentence for taking and distributing bribes and possessing a large amount of unaccounted-for property

Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

Feb 20, 2019

A new congressional report says senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia

US automakers to Trump: Don't slap tariffs on imported cars

Feb 20, 2019

Trump administration considers whether to impose tariffs on auto imports

Trump says he has 'absolute right' to declare emergency

Feb 20, 2019

President Donald Trump is declaring that he will prevail over a multistate lawsuit challenging his emergency declaration to pay for a U.S.-Mexico border wall

Work begins to replace layer of border wall in San Diego

Feb 20, 2019

Construction has begun on the fifth border wall project of Donald Trump's presidency, replacing up to 14 miles of barrier in San Diego