Trump to attend Wednesday's NASA astronaut launch in Florida

STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to be on the Florida coast Wednesday to watch American astronauts blast into orbit from the Kennedy Space Center for the first time in more than a dec...

Time running out on the last US-Russia nuclear arms treaty

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time is running out on an arms control treaty that, if it's allowed to expire, will leave the world with no legal restrictions on U.S. and Russian nuclear weapons for the first time ...

Hong Kong media tycoon will fight new security law 'to the end'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Reacting to China’s plans for a Hong Kong national security law, outspoken media tycoon Jimmy Lai (黎智英) tweeted Saturday (May 23) that he would fight to the end for ...

UK, Canada, and Australia 'deeply concerned' about Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following Beijing's proposal of a controversial national security law for Hong Kong, the U.K., Canada, and Australia on Friday (May 22) expressed their concerns over t...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC's “This Week" — Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus task force coordinator; former White House homeland security ...

Naval Academy holds its first-ever virtual graduation event

WASHINGTON (AP) — In its first-ever virtual graduation and commissioning ceremony, the U.S. Naval Academy on Friday welcomed a new class of officers into the Navy and Marine Corps as the sea services ...

FBI director orders internal review of Flynn investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director Christopher Wray has ordered an internal review into possible misconduct in the investigation of former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn, the...

Biden: If you can't choose me over Trump, ‘you ain’t black’

ATLANTA (AP) — Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, had a testy exchange with a prominent black radio personality on Friday over his support among black voters and his potential...

Pompeo: China measure a 'death knell' for Hong Kong autonomy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it “a death knell for the high degree of autonomy" ...

Former Taiwanese student leader proposes international group to support Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following China’s decision to introduce a national security law to crush dissent in Hong Kong, former Sunflower Movement leader Lin Fei-fan (林飛帆) on Friday (May 22) ...

Taiwan expresses concern at Beijing's planned HK national security laws

TAIPEI (Taiwan) – Taiwan authorities have expressed concern as Beijing prepares to push ahead with national security laws for Hong Kong, which many fear will further erode the city’s withe...

US senators threaten to sanction China if new HK security law passed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Senators announced on Thursday (May 21) they will start drafting a bill that would impose sanctions on Chinese leaders if they go ahead and pass a draconian security ...

UK plans to cut reliance on China for strategic goods

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reportedly embarked on plans to reduce the U.K.’s reliance on China for medical supplies and strategic goods. The move, p...

Hong Kong opposition slams China national security law move

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's pro-democracy lawmakers sharply criticized China’s move to take over long-stalled efforts to enact national security legislation in the semi-autonomous territory, saying i...

Google searches for 'immigration,' 'Taiwan' spike in HK over Chinese law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Google searches for the word "immigration" and "Taiwan" spiked on Thursday (May 21) immediately after the Chinese government announced a new national s...