Senate panel divided over Pompeo for secretary of state

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that the panel c...

Pompeo nomination hits turbulence ahead of Senate vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that the panel c...

The Latest: Trump hails tax law and low Latino jobless rate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 1:10 p.m. President Donald Trump is promoting the Republican tax law in Hialeah, Florida, ...

Future of Iran deal may depend on European intervention

WASHINGTON (AP) — The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trum...

Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trum...

In run-up to missile strike, an orderly, chaotic White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time in his presidency, President Donald Trump stared, horrified at pictures of children killed in a chemical attack in Syria. And for the second tim...

Chaos, consultation: Inside Trump's decision to strike Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time in his presidency, President Donald Trump stared, horrified at pictures of children killed in a chemical attack in Syria. And for the second tim...

Pence to outline Syrian missile strike at Latin summit

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Abroad during a major military strike, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to address Latin American leaders Saturday on President Donald Trump's decision to launch air strikes in S...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - April 13

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- This week's top news included Taiwanese terror suspect in US faces additional charge, John Bolton could visit Taiwan in June, Taiwan thanks U.S. for helping ...

China plans Taiwan Strait live-fire exercises amid tensions

BEIJING (AP) — China announced it will hold live-fire military exercises in the Taiwan Strait amid heightened tensions over increased American support for Taiwan's government. The announc...

Bolton meets with SKorea, Japan national security advisers

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's new national security adviser held talks Thursday with his South Korean and Japanese counterparts, as the U.S. gears up for an unprecedented summit with Nort...

Another top official leaves National Security Council

WASHINGTON (AP) — Another top National Security Council staffer is leaving the White House as new National Security Adviser John Bolton makes his mark. Deputy national security advis...

Xi vs Trump: Who has the better hand in potential trade war?

BEIJING (AP) — The brewing China-U.S. trade conflict features two leaders who've expressed friendship but are equally determined to pursue their nation's interests and their own politica...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ April 11 The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Paul Ryan's responsibilities after...

Another high-ranking official leaves NSC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Another high-ranking National Security Council staffer is leaving the White House as new National Security Adviser John Bolton makes his mark. Nadia Schadlow tender...