Military And Defense

VFW poppy purveyors: Post office kicked us out

May 24, 2018

War veterans and their supporters say a western New York post office has banned their time-honored tradition of handing out artificial poppies as a fundraiser

China's Li says German companies welcome amid US trade spat

May 24, 2018

Chinese premier says German companies welcome amid US trade spat

Protests worldwide against US idea of auto import tariffs

May 24, 2018

China, Japan and the European Union are condemning the Trump administration's decision to consider tariffs on imports of vehicles and automotive parts into the United States.

China calls US withdrawal of drills invite 'unconstructive'

May 24, 2018

China's Defense Ministry is criticizing Washington's withdrawal of an invitation for it to participate in a multinational naval exercise the U.S. is hosting this summer as "unconstructive."

Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD

May 24, 2018

Inside an Air Force unit entrusted to protect nuclear missiles, a drug ring of airmen operated undetected for nearly a year

Trump administration explores tariffs on autos, auto parts

May 24, 2018

As trade talks with Mexico and Canada stall, Trump administration explores whether tariffs are needed on auto imports

Bill expanding private care for veterans goes to Trump

May 24, 2018

Congress has approved expanding private care for veterans as an alternative to the troubled Veterans Affairs health system

Germany's Merkel in China to talk trade, Iran, human rights

May 24, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has met with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on her visit to China amid tension in Beijing and the European Union over trade issues with the United States and Washington's rejection of the Iran nuclear deal

Trump launches probe into auto imports, possible tariffs

May 24, 2018

Trump administration launching investigation into whether tariffs are needed on the imports of automobiles into the US as talks over NAFTA stall

Pompeo: Fate of US-NKorea summit rests with Kim Jong Un

May 24, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he's "very hopeful" that the U.S.-North Korean nuclear summit would take place as planned next month