The Latest: Dem derides Trump claim he prevented NKorea war

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's upcoming summit with the North Korean leader (all times local): 8:05 a.m. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Sc...

Trump to meet North Korean leader Feb. 27-28 in Vietnam

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he will hold a two-day summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un Feb. 27-28 in Vietnam to continue his efforts to persuade Kim to give up hi...

Trump suspends arms treaty, citing Chinese, Russian threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is pulling the plug on a decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia, lifting what it sees as unreasonable constraints on competing with a resurgent Ru...

In reversal, Trump now says he and intel chiefs in agreement

WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after he lashed out at U.S. intelligence agency chiefs over their assessments of global threats, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed course and said that he and the intell...

Trump to say when, where he'll hold 2nd North Korean summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he'll announce next week the site and date for the second summit he's planning to hold with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (kim jawng oon) around the end...

Report: Afghan forces still shrinking, security gaps growing

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the Trump administration pushes for peace in Afghanistan, a new U.S. watchdog report says Afghan security forces are shrinking, gaps in security are growing, and the Taliban are l...

Pompeo says team heading to Asia for 2nd Trump-Kim summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he is sending a team "someplace in Asia" to set up a second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un by the end o...

Trump pushes back on intelligence assessment of North Korea

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is lashing out after top U.S. national security officials told Congress that North Korea is unlikely to dismantle its nuclear arsenal as promised. ...

Spy agencies doubt North Korea will give up nuclear weapons

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. intelligence agencies are expressing renewed doubt that North Korea will eliminate its nuclear arsenal. This calls into question the likelihood that a second U...

US intelligence warns of 'ever more diverse' threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new U.S. intelligence strategy report says Russia's efforts to expand its influence and China's modernizing military are among the "ever more diverse" threats facing the country. ...

6 US senators send letter to Trump admin urging action on China's meddling in Taiwan's elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A bipartisan group of six U.S. senators, led by Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV), sent a letter to key members of the Trump administration on Thursday (Dec....

Trump pressed to levy harsh US response to Khashoggi killing

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump faces increasing pressure to take tougher measures against Saudi Arabia over the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi. Trump says that Saudi Ara...

The Latest: Trump: 'Hopefully no meddling' in 2018 elections

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's final rally blitz before the midterm elections (all times local): 5:45 p.m. President Donald Trump says his...

Trump to receive election security briefing before midterms

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to receive his final briefing on election security Thursday before polls close next Tuesday. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders...

Review underway for Russia probe documents ordered released

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation, including a portion of a secret surveillance warrant application...