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Politics Dec 08Trump picks Gen. Mark Milley as next top military adviser
President Donald Trump announced Saturday that he’s picked a battle-hardened commander who oversaw troops in Iraq and Afghanistan to be the nation’s next top military adviser.
World Nov 20Trump: U.S. won’t punish ‘great ally’ Saudi Arabia despite ‘horrible’ Khashoggi killing
President Donald Trump said Tuesday the U.S. will not punish Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at this time nor cut arms sales to Saudi Arabia for the killing of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi. The decision will disappoint and anger…
World Nov 16U.S. intel concludes Saudi crown prince ordered killing of journalist Khashoggi
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, according to a U.S. official.
Nation Oct 15Trump visits Florida communities damaged by Hurricane Michael
Trump initially saw uprooted trees and houses with blue tarps covering damaged roofs after his helicopter lifted from Eglin Air Force Base near Valparaiso. But the severity of the damage worsened significantly as Trump approached Mexico Beach, a town of…
Politics Oct 08WATCH: Trump talks policing, border security at police chiefs event
Rod Rosenstein is flying with Trump to Orlando for the president's speech to a meeting of the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Watch live here.
Politics Oct 04WATCH: Vice President Pence accuses China of meddling in U.S.
Vice President Mike Pence charged Thursday that Russia's influence operations in America pale in comparison with the covert and overt activities China is taking to interfere in the U.S. midterm elections and counter President Donald Trump's tough trade policies against…
Politics Oct 01WATCH: Trump awards Medal of Honor to Staff Sgt. Ronald Shurer
President Donald Trump awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor on Monday to retired medical Staff Sgt. Ronald Shurer for his actions in Afghanistan in 2008.
Politics Sep 13Lawmakers want to know how ‘deepfake’ videos of real people could threaten national security
The rising capabilities of the technology are fueling concerns it could be used to make a bogus video, for example, of an American politician accepting a bribe or of a U.S. or an adversarial foreign leader warning of an impending…
Politics Sep 12Trump signs executive order approving sanctions for foreigners meddling in U.S. elections
With the midterm elections now two months away, National Intelligence Director Dan Coats said the U.S. is not currently seeing the intensity of Russian intervention that was experienced in 2016, but didn't rule it out.
Politics Aug 08U.S. braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions
U.S. intelligence agencies have singled out Iran as one of the main foreign cyber threats facing America, along with Russia, China and North Korea.