Trump's incoming Cabinet embodies a sharp turn from the outgoing Obama administration.
By Julie Pace and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
The prospect of Tillerson's nomination sparked immediate concern on Capitol Hill. Sen. Marco Rubio wrote on Twitter that "being a 'friend of Vladimir'" was not an attribute he was seeking in a secretary of state.
A new agreement lays the groundwork for the U.S. to impose import restrictions on Egyptian archaeological items to reduce the incentive to traffic antiquities.
By Associated Press
The State Department is ordering family members of employees posted to the U.S. Consulate General in Istanbul to leave because of security concerns.
By Michael Biesecker and Eric Tucker, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — A senior State Department official asked the FBI to help last year in reducing the classification of an email from Hillary Clinton's private server, according to bureau records released Monday. It was to be part of a bargain…
By Associated Press
The State Department says the U.S. is suspending bilateral contacts with Russia over Syria. That comes after last week’s threat by Secretary of State John Kerry to suspend contacts amid new attacks on the city of Aleppo.
By Bradley Klapper, Associated Press
Secretary of State John Kerry is threatening to cut off all contacts with Moscow over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian government attacks on Aleppo end.
By Matthew Lee, Associated Press
The aid totals $3.8 billion a year — up from $3.1 billion the U.S. gave Israel annually under the current 10-year deal that expires in 2018.
By Josh Lederman, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The United States says it's reached a deal with Israel to provide military assistance over the next 10 years.
By Stephen Braun, Associated Press
The State Department agreed Thursday to turn over all the detailed planning schedules from Hillary Clinton's time as secretary of state to The Associated Press by mid-October.
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