Kremlin: Trump's national security adviser set to visit

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says that U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser is to visit Russia. Asked to comment on an Interfax news agency report that John Bolton is...

Bolton: NK has 'dramatic choice,' talks will move quickly

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton says North Korea is facing a "decisive and dramatic choice" on whether to give up its nuclear program and ballistic mis...

After summit, North Korea shows Trump in new light

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Koreans are getting a new look at U.S. President Donald Trump now that his summit with leader Kim Jong Un is over and it's a far cry from the "dotard" label their g...

The Latest: Trump thanks Singapore PM for hosting summit

SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 1:05 p.m. President Donal...

US sends assistant secretary of state Marie Royce to Taiwan for AIT dedication ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A number of American officials have arrived in Taiwan over the weekend, including Marie Royce from the U.S. Department of Statement, to attend the dedication ceremony...

Reality check on optimism swirling around Trump-Kim summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It may be the strangest feeling in decades to descend on the Korean Peninsula — a wave of optimism, and not always of the cautious variety, when it comes to North Korea and i...

New AIT office signals major upgrade in U.S.-Taiwan ties: New York Times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – This month’s opening of the new American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) office signals a major upgrade in relations between Taiwan and the United States, the New York Tim...

After embassy move, Trump weighs Jerusalem consulate changes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is considering giving U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman more authority over the U.S. outpost that handles Palestinian affairs, five U.S. officials said,...

The Latest: Trump says summit preparation talks 'going well'

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the United States and North Korea (all times local): 9:20 a.m. President Donald Trump says talks about a potential summit with North K...

Ahead of summit with Kim Jong Un, Trump has lots of options

TOKYO (AP) — When President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet in Singapore next month, assuming they can stay on track long enough to make it happen, they will have two very differ...

US Senator says China could learn global leadership from Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Senator Cory Gardner said Saturday evening that China could learn from the example of global leadership displayed by Taiwan in the face of pressure from Beijing....

Summit or not, giant gulf separates US-NKorea on nukes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even if conciliatory rhetoric revives U.S.-North Korea summit plans, President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un are still left with the gaping disconnect over what a deal on North Korea'...

Canceled Trump-Kim summit tests Moon's middleman role

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Just a month ago, South Korean President Moon Jae-in was smiling with pride as he grasped the hands of North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un, a young and brash leader with a nuclear...

Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — When North Korea slammed U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and national security adviser John Bolton, its language was very blunt and impolite. But it was milder than its typica...

Dealmaker Trump takes page from own playbook and walks away

WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un may be the deal that got away. Trump and his team weathered insults, tolerated unanswered phone calls and waited hours for n...