Military And Defense

China blasts US military bill as interference in its affairs

Aug 14, 2018

China blasts US military spending bill that calls for plan to help self-ruled Taiwan improve its defenses as interference in country's affairs

Beijing: Anti-China forces are criticizing Uighur crackdown

Aug 14, 2018

China is blaming "anti-China forces" for the growing criticism of Beijing's policies in a far western region where large groups of ethnic Uighurs are being detained in internment camps

Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

Aug 14, 2018

Taliban's ability to attack is raising questions about US plan for ending war in Afghanistan

Reality White House: Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

Aug 14, 2018

President Donald Trump lashes out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday over book, recordings

The Latest: Trump denies using racial slur on tapes

Aug 14, 2018

President Donald Trump says he received a call from the producer of "The Apprentice" assuring him that no tapes exist of him using the N-word

Wyoming officials oppose returning war-trophy church bells

Aug 14, 2018

Elected officials from Wyoming oppose plans to return church bells seized as war trophies from the Philippines over a century ago

Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges; reality TV rerun?

Aug 13, 2018

President Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday over book, recordings

Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

Aug 13, 2018

President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator

Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

Aug 13, 2018

A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. officials talk up hopes for peace

White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

Aug 13, 2018

Toxins used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states