Military And Defense

NKorea says it tested new weapon, wants Pompeo out of talks

Apr 18, 2019

North Korea says it has test-fired a new type of "tactical guided weapon," its first such test in nearly half a year, and demands Washington remove Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from nuclear negotiations

Yuma declares state of emergency over migrant families

Apr 17, 2019

Yuma Mayor Douglas Nicholls has declared a state of emergency to deal with the number of families being released from Border Patrol custody into the city

President who cried wolf? Real border alarms now seem hollow

Apr 17, 2019

The boy who cried wolf: Trump's faces skepticism from Democrats on border issues

North Korea test-fires a new tactical guided weapon. Kim Jong Un calls it an "event of very weighty significance."

Apr 17, 2019

North Korea test-fires a new tactical guided weapon. Kim Jong Un calls it an "event of very weighty significance."

The Latest: US sanctions on Venezuelan bank aimed at Maduro

Apr 17, 2019

The U.S. says it's imposing sanctions on the Central Bank of Venezuela

Advisory group recommends changes to migrant processing

Apr 17, 2019

Advisory group calls for significant changes to how the federal government deals with the surge of migrant families that officials say is overwhelming the southern border

US wants to build more tents at border to detain migrants

Apr 16, 2019

The U.S. government is working to open two new large tent facilities to temporarily detain up to 1,000 migrant near the southern border

Turkey eyes US sanctions waivers on Iran oil, Russia arms

Apr 16, 2019

A top aide to Turkey's president says his country "expects" the Trump administration to grant it waivers from U.S. sanctions related to purchases of Iranian oil and Russian air defenses

Court ruling adds to delay in alleged USS Cole bomber case

Apr 16, 2019

A federal appeals court has thrown out years of legal proceedings in the already-delayed military commission case against a Saudi charged in the deadly 2000 bombing of a U.S. warship

AP source: Officials consider new penalty for visa overstays

Apr 16, 2019

AP source: Administration is considering new travel restrictions for people from countries with high numbers of citizens who overstay short-term visas