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Nation Sep 14White House says bin Laden son killed in U.S. operation
The White House says Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, has been killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region.
Politics Sep 11What led up to Trump’s firing of John Bolton
President Donald Trump and his national security adviser rarely saw eye to eye on global hotspots. The national security adviser held far more hawkish views than the "America first" president.
Nation Sep 10Trump fires national security adviser John Bolton
The two men offered opposing accounts on Bolton's less than friendly departure.
World Sep 05Trump’s Mideast peace envoy is preparing to leave White House
The former Trump Organization lawyer had been leading the effort to devise a peace plan.
Politics Aug 26‘It’s the way I negotiate.’ Trump brushes off concerns about China trade
President Donald Trump on Monday defended the way he is trying to squeeze a trade deal out of China, saying it's what worked for him in business.
World Aug 26Trump says he approved of Iran’s diplomat coming to G-7
French President Emmanuel Macron's invited Iran's foreign minister to the sidelines of the G-7 in hopes that he could secure a breakthrough in global tensions over Iran's nuclear program.
Economy Aug 26Trump claims serious trade negotiations to begin with China
Trump said his trade negotiators had received two "very good calls" from China Sunday. A spokesman for China's foreign ministry said he didn't know what Trump was talking about.
Politics Aug 25White House says Trump regrets not raising tariffs higher
President Trump said Sunday that he had second thoughts about escalating the trade war with China, but the White House later reversed that message saying the president was misinterpreted and that his only regret in hiking tariffs is that he…
Politics Aug 24China tariffs fuel Trump ‘order’ for firms to cut China ties
President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful, but obscure federal law to make good on his tweeted "order" to U.S. businesses to cut ties in China amid a spiraling trade war between the…
Politics Aug 24At global summit, Trump facing limits of go-it-alone stance
President Trump, growing more isolated in Washington, faces a tepid reception on the world stage, where a list of challenges awaits.