Military And Defense

Lawsuit seeks lawyer access to immigrants in prison

Jun 23, 2018

A rights group has filed an emergency suit in federal court against top officials of U.S. immigration and homeland security departments, alleging they have unconstitutionally denied lawyers' access to immigrants being held in a federal prison in Oregon

Possible migrant site minutes from former internment camp

Jun 23, 2018

Nearly 75 years after federal officials shuttered a Japanese-American internment camp in Rohwer, Arkansas, the Trump administration is examining a site about 2 miles away as a potential temporary shelter for immigrant children.

Trump declares NKorea still poses "extraordinary threat"

Jun 22, 2018

President Donald Trump has declared that North Korea still presents an "extraordinary threat" to the United States

Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

Jun 22, 2018

President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally

Honduran girl in symbolic photo not separated from mother

Jun 22, 2018

A crying Honduran toddler whose picture was used on the cover of Time magazine and became a symbol of President Trump's immigration policy, was not separated from her mother, U.S. government officials say

US officials say girl on Time cover isn't separated from mom

Jun 22, 2018

U.S. Border Patrol officials said a girl who is pictured on the cover of this week's Time magazine was never separated from her mother, despite the image of the child standing alone

Trump picks Navy veteran as top counterterrorism official

Jun 22, 2018

President Donald Trump nominates Navy special operations veteran to be the nation's top counterterrorism official

Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

Jun 22, 2018

Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says that if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the US-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic stability

AP FACT CHECK: Trump falsely claims progress on NKorea nukes

Jun 22, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump says North Korea has already begun ridding itself of nuclear weapons, but that's not what his Defense Department says

A need to verify NKorea nuclear pledges

Jun 22, 2018

The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made