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World Jun 30Trump says U.S. renegotiating trade deal with South Korea
President Donald Trump said Friday the United States is renegotiating its trade deal with South Korea as he met the nation's new leader for talks also addressing the nuclear weapons threat from North Korea.
World Jun 30WATCH: Trump says patience with North Korea ‘is over’
Trump railed against the North Korean government as a "reckless and brutal regime" as he addressed the media with South Korea's new president.
Politics Jun 29U.S. blacklists Chinese bank, revving up pressure over North Korea
The Trump administration has blacklisted a small Chinese bank accused of illicit dealings with North Korea, escalating pressure to get Beijing to rein in its wayward ally.
Politics Jun 29South Korean leader looks for common ground with Trump
South Korea's new leader vowed to stand firmly with President Donald Trump against North Korea, playing down his past advocacy of a softer approach toward the nuclear-armed nation as he made his first visit as president to Washington.
Politics Jun 21Otto Warmbier’s death looms over U.S.-China talks on North Korea
Otto Warmbier's death after returning from North Korean imprisonment is stoking outrage in Washington and threatening to overshadow high-level U.S.-Chinese talks Wednesday.
World Jun 13North Korea frees American student
The administration credited the release of Otto Warmbier to its diplomatic intervention.
Nation Jun 02Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban
The Trump administration has asked the Supreme Court to immediately reinstate its ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries, saying the U.S. will be safer if the policy is put in place.
World Jun 01Trump’s exit from Paris agreement could open door for China to lead on climate change
The world's largest emitter of man-made carbon dioxide, considered a top cause of climate change, is already making rapid progress toward its Paris goal of stopping emissions growth by 2030.
World May 15North Korea missile launch tests Trump’s China strategy
Will China fully enforce global sanctions on North Korea? If not, will Trump accept the growing calls from Congress to start targeting Chinese companies?…
World May 11North Korea poses ‘existential’ threat, U.S. intel chief warns
North Korea's nuclear weapons program poses a potentially "existential" threat to the United States, the national intelligence director said in a bleak appraisal to Congress on Thursday. He wouldn't say how close Pyongyang is to being able to strike the…