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World Jan 31U.S. expected to announce withdrawal from arms control treaty as soon as Friday
An American withdrawal, which has been expected for months, would follow years of unresolved dispute over Russian compliance with the pact, known as the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces, or INF, treaty. Some analysts worry the demise of the treaty could fuel…
World Jan 28U.S. hits Venezuela state-owned oil company with sanctions
The potentially critical economic move is aimed at increasing pressure on President Nicolas Maduro to cede power to the opposition.
Politics Jan 28Trump says odds of border wall deal are ‘less than 50-50’
Trump told The Wall Street Journal that he doesn't think the negotiators will strike a deal that he'd accept.
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.