Military And Defense

The Latest: Officials discuss range of immigration changes

Apr 16, 2019

Top administration officials discussing ways to increase pressure on countries with high numbers of citizens who overstay their visas in US

Trump targets legal, illegal immigration in latest push

Apr 15, 2019

Top administration officials have been discussing ways to increase pressure on countries with high numbers of citizens who overstay their visas, as part of President Donald Trump's growing focus on immigration heading into his re-election campaign

South Korean president calls for 4th summit with Kim Jong Un

Apr 15, 2019

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he's ready for a fourth summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to help salvage faltering nuclear negotiations between the North and the United States

US Marines commander asks for quiet mourning on Okinawa

Apr 15, 2019

A U.S. Marines commander in Japan is asking service people in the southwestern region of Okinawa to keep a low profile to show respect after a sailor allegedly stabbed a Japanese woman and then killed himself

White House: Migrants to sanctuary cities not a top choice

Apr 15, 2019

The White House says President Donald Trump wants to explore a twice-rejected proposal to send migrants to "sanctuary cities," but that's not the preferred solution to fix the straining immigration system

US-Russia chill stirs worry about stumbling into conflict

Apr 14, 2019

The U.S. and Russia need to talk more _ that's what American and European analysts, as well as current and former U.S. military officers are saying about the nuclear superpowers.

Kim open to another summit with Trump, with conditions

Apr 13, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says he's open to a third summit with President Donald Trump if the United States could offer mutually acceptable terms for an agreement by the end of the year

The Latest: DHs denies Trump urged 'anything illegal'

Apr 13, 2019

The Department of Homeland Security denies that President Donald Trump "indicated, asked, directed or pressured" Kevin McAleenan to do anything illegal

Trump talks of releasing migrants in Dem cities

Apr 13, 2019

President Donald Trump says he is considering sending "Illegal Immigrants" to Democratic strongholds _ just hours after White House and Homeland Security officials said the idea had been rejected.

Second federal judge blocks Trump plan to send Haitians home

Apr 12, 2019

A second federal judge has blocked the Department of Homeland Security from forcing tens of thousands of Haitians to return to their native country