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Michael Bloomberg Says He’s Once Again A Registered Democrat

Billionaire businessman and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, who has not yet ruled out a presidential run in 2020, said Wednesday he has registered as a Democrat, switching camps again.

Saudi Journalist’s Disappearance Threatens Turkey-Saudi Ties

The disappearance of journalist and Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi from Saudi Arabia's Istanbul consulate has rattled already brittle ties between two powerful rivals vying for influence in the Muslim world, analysts say.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed to Supreme Court

Judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court on Saturday afternoon by a 50-48 senate vote.

Kavanaugh Poised For Confirmation To Supreme Court After Collins Affirms Support

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the US Supreme Court appeared all but assured Friday after two key lawmakers who had wavered on his controversial nomination signaled their support.

Trump Considering Poland’s Offer of $2 Billion to Host Permanent US Military Base

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seriously considering a request from Poland for US troops to be permanently based in the strategically important country on Europe's flank with an "aggressive" Russia.

Assad ‘Has Been Warned’ on Chemical Weapons in Idlib: Mattis

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis stressed Tuesday that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has been well warned against any chemical weapons use in an anticipated assault on Idlib province.

Trump Reaffirms Support For Supreme Court Pick Kavanaugh After Fiery Hearing

President Donald Trump on Thursday reaffirmed support for his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after the judge gave hours of testimony denying having sexually assaulted several women in his youth.

Trump Pledges New Middle East Peace Plan Within Months

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he would present a two-state peace plan for the Middle East before the end of the year, voicing confidence that the Palestinians would return to talks despite his unwavering support for Israel.

Kavanaugh Condemns ‘Last Minute Smears’ Ahead Of Crunch Hearing

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh condemned as "ridiculous" Wednesday the latest allegation that he was involved in sexual abuse as a teen, saying he did not know the accuser.

Trump Considering Poland’s Offer of $2 Billion to Host Permanent US Military Base

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seriously considering a request from Poland for US troops to be permanently based in the strategically important country on Europe's flank with an "aggressive" Russia.

Assad ‘Has Been Warned’ on Chemical Weapons in Idlib: Mattis

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis stressed Tuesday that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has been well warned against any chemical weapons use in an anticipated assault on Idlib province.

Donald Trump Jr. Says He is Not Worried About Going to Jail

US President Donald Trump's eldest son said he was not worried that he could be jailed over his role in the Russia probe, but suggested investigators might try to "create" legal difficulties for him.

Trump Postpones November Trip To Ireland

President Donald Trump has put off a visit to Ireland that had been scheduled to follow a commemoration in Paris of the end of World War I, the Irish government said Tuesday.

Trump Has Received Second Letter From North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

US President Donald Trump has received a "very positive" letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seeking a follow-up meeting after their historic summit in Singapore, the White House said Monday. 

US and Canada to Resume NATO talks Tuesday

Talks to bridge the differences between the United States and Canada to salvage the North American Free Trade Agreement will resume in Washington on Tuesday, a Canadian spokesman said Monday.

Russia Accuses US of Using Banned White Phosphorous In Syria Bombings

Russia on Sunday accused the United States of carrying out bombing using white phosphorous in eastern Syria against military targets in civilian areas, which is banned under international law.
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