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Politics Apr 09Tillerson says missile strikes carry a message for others
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. missile strikes against a Syrian air base carry a message for any nation operating outside of international norms.
Nation Apr 09U.S. carrier strike group heads toward W. Pacific near Korea
The Pentagon says a Navy carrier strike group is moving toward the western Pacific Ocean to provide a physical presence near the Korean Peninsula.
Politics Apr 08Trump nominates new head of immigration agency
President Donald Trump intends to nominate Lee Francis Cissna to head the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
World Apr 06Timeline: How the U.S. has responded to Syria’s civil war
President Donald Trump made the first direct U.S. attack on the Syrian government. Here's how we got there.
Politics Apr 06Twitter challenges U.S. order to identify user behind anti-Trump account
Twitter defied a U.S. government request for records that could identify users behind an account opposed to President Donald Trump, and is challenging the order in court.
Nation Apr 06WATCH: President Trump says ‘something should happen’ on Assad and Syria
President Donald Trump is suggesting that Syrian President Bashar Assad may have to leave power after this week's chemical weapons attack.
Politics Apr 03WATCH: Schumer says Trump should choose a new Supreme Court nominee
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Democrats' planned filibuster of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch is a "new low" but stopped short of saying he will change Senate rules to confirm him.
Politics Apr 03How Senate Dems have said they will vote on court pick
Senate Democrats have enough votes to block Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch with a filibuster, setting up a showdown with Republicans who plan to change Senate rules to confirm President Donald Trump's pick.
World Apr 03Kushner arrives in Iraq with Joint Chiefs chairman for visit
BAGHDAD — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, flew to Iraq with the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford on Monday.
Politics Apr 02U.S. ambassador calls for ‘very strong’ stance on Russia
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says there's no question Russia was involved in the U.S. presidential election.