• Amid a global furore over his “zero-tolerance” immigration policy forcing the separation of undocumented parents and children, U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order to put an end to the practice.

    U.S. President Donald Trump later called uproar over migrant policy a diversionary tactic by Democrats.
    LAST UPDATE : Jun 21, 2018, 6:45 AM EDT
  • U.S. envoy to U.N., Nikki Haley, called human rights council a "cesspool of political bias."

    The U.S. announced its withdrawal from the United Nations human rights council on Tuesday, accusing that the body's functioning reeks of political bias and hypocrisy, particularly against Israel.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 20, 2018, 7:03 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at Beijing for unfair practices in acquisition of intellectual property.

    The fears of an all-out trade war escalated on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose new tariffs on an additional $200bn of Chinese goods if Beijing goes ahead with its recently announced tariffs.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 19, 2018, 7:12 AM EDT
  • U.S. First Lady Melania Trump said in a statement that she hated to see children being separated from their families.

    In the wake of reports narrating the plight of Mexican children, split from their families for illegal immigration into the U.S., First Lady Melania Trump has called on the lawmakers to introduce reforms in the contentious policy.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 18, 2018, 7:54 AM EDT
  • U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresses the press.

    Dismissing the reports that claimed Washington would grant concessions to N. Korea for gradual disarmament, U.S. Secretary of State reaffirmed that Pyongyang sanctions will remain until complete denuclearization.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 14, 2018, 5:46 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump meets N. Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore.

    U.S. President Donald Trump showered praise on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un after “honest, direct and productive talks” that concluded with the two leaders signing a joint agreement in Singapore summit on Tuesday.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 12, 2018, 7:35 AM EDT
  • N. Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrives in Singapore.

    The U.S. and N. Korean officials met in Singapore to iron out differences ahead of a historic summit between their state heads as the two nations pursue a “new era” in relations departing from decades of acrimony.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 11, 2018, 7:22 AM EDT
  • President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, has been indicted over unlawful lobbying.

    U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller accused President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, of tampering with potential witnesses ahead of a trial related to his money laundering and tax fraud.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 05, 2018, 7:24 AM EDT
  • North Korea’s high-ranking official Kim Yong-chol met U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in New York.

    N. Korea’s high-ranking official Kim Yong-chol met U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday as the two leaders prepared to iron out the differences over denuclearization to salvage a “cancelled” summit.

    LAST UPDATE : May 31, 2018, 7:54 AM EDT
  • The fate of Trump-Kim summit hangs in balance.

    Barbed remarks, including threat of a “nuclear-to-nuclear showdown,” from N. Korea’s vice Foreign Minister Choe Son-hui on Thursday added to a growing uncertainty over the fate of the proposed June 12 summit.

    LAST UPDATE : May 24, 2018, 7:23 AM EDT