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World Jan 10Trump cancels trip to Switzerland over government shutdown
Earlier in the day, Trump said the trip was "still on" and he would cancel if the shutdown over funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall continued.
World Jan 09Captured ISIS fighters present growing problem as U.S. plans to leave Syria
The Trump administration must decide what to do with hundreds of foreign Islamic State fighters who have been captured in Syria as it prepares to pull American troops from the country.
World Nov 22Trump says CIA has not concluded Saudi prince involved in journalist’s killing
Trump said Thursday that "maybe the world should be held accountable" for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
World Nov 18Trump on Khashoggi death tape: ‘No reason for me to hear it’
President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him to listen to a recording of the “very violent, very vicious” killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which has put him in a diplomatic bind: how to admonish Riyadh for…
Nation Nov 18Trump says report on Khashoggi’s death coming in 2 days
President Donald Trump said Saturday that his administration will release a full report in the next two days about the death of a Saudi journalist, which has created a diplomatic conundrum.
Politics Oct 25WATCH: Trump says new proposal will lower U.S. drug prices
Under a proposal announced by the Department of Health and Human Services, payment for certain drugs administered in doctors' offices would shift to a level based on international prices.
World Oct 23Trump sends CIA director to Turkey to review Khashoggi case
President Donald Trump dispatched the director of the CIA to Turkey in a quest to get more information about the death of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi and weigh a possible U.S. response.
Nation Oct 19Russian woman charged with U.S. election interference
The Justice Department unsealed the criminal complaint soon after U.S. intelligence agencies asserted that Russia, China, Iran and other countries were engaged in continuous efforts to influence American policy and voters.
Politics Oct 10Trump says he may pick new UN ambassador this month
In the latest shake-up for President Donald Trump's turbulent administration, U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley abruptly announced she is resigning at the end of the year, raising questions about who will fill the key national security post.
World Aug 17U.S. intensifies sanctions on Myanmar forces for rights abuses
The United States intensified its sanctions against Myanmar on Friday, blacklisting four commanders and two units of security forces for their alleged role in violent campaigns against Rohingya Muslims and other ethnic minorities.