• Northern California remains under siege as “catastrophic” wildfires, fanned by renewed high winds, continued to tear through eight counties, leaving at least 23 people dead and hundreds of others missing in chaotic evacuations.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 12, 2017, 5:48 AM EDT
  • The proposal irked leading Democrats in Congress and immigration groups.

    The White House proposal to Congress seeks funds for the construction of border wall with Mexico in exchange for any immigration deal on protecting “Dreamers,” the undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 09, 2017, 5:50 AM EDT
  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

    During a review of America's policy towards Iran, U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, said that Tehran’s provocations pose a serious threat to the stability of the Middle East and the U.S. interests in the region. 

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 20, 2017, 8:23 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump hosts his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.

    U.S. President Donald Trump, who launched a consistently acrimonious verbal assault on China during his election campaign, took an abrupt shift on Wednesday as he backed away from earlier criticisms of Beijing.


    LAST UPDATE : Apr 13, 2017, 6:48 AM EDT
  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia failed to ensure that Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is destroyed.

    Ahead of a G7 meeting on Monday, U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, slammed Russia over its failure to stop the Syrian president from carrying out a chemical attack that killed 89 civilians in Idlib last week.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 10, 2017, 5:55 AM EDT
  • (Source: U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/U.S. Fifth Fleet/flickr)

    In a radical policy shift prompted by a deadly chemical attack in a Syrian province two days ago, the U.S. fired 59 missiles on a Syrian airbase on Thursday, an action that Russia criticized as a breach of international law. 

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 07, 2017, 6:44 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump's comment apparently aimed at nudging China before a crucial meeting.

    In a blunt message to Beijing ahead of a planned visit by Chinese leader Xi Jinping, President Donald Trump said America will act alone against a reclusive N. Korea if China fails to rein in Pyongyang’s nuclear program.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 03, 2017, 7:18 AM EDT
  • Thousands of people hit the streets in front of the White House to protest Trump's travel ban in January.

    A federal judge in Hawaii indefinitely extended a temporary block on U.S. President Donald Trump’s revised executive order that barred citizens from six mostly Muslim nations from entering the U.S. on Wednesday.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 30, 2017, 7:37 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump reportedly warned to fellow Republicans to back the healthcare bill or he will move on to tax reforms.

    U.S. president has demanded a vote in the House of Representatives on Friday over a debatable healthcare bill, which many believe, is unlikely to muster necessary support, given the opposition from Republican faction.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 24, 2017, 6:33 AM EDT