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___ Trump pushes back on reports US will remove China tariffs WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that he hasn't agreed to remove any of the tariff...

Friends, family support Twitter employee charged in spy case

SEATTLE (AP) — Family and friends of a former Twitter employee accused of spying for Saudi Arabia say he is a dedicated husband and father who has overcome recent mental health struggles. ...

Chinese-American Navy officer indicted for trying to smuggle boats into China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A United States Navy officer of Chinese origin and his wife were among four suspects indicted for trying to smuggle military equipment from the U.S. to China, the Washingt...

Russian commission advises pardon for Norwegian in spy case

MOSCOW (AP) — An official Russian commission has recommended a presidential pardon for a Norwegian serving a 14-year sentence for espionage. The recommendation was reported Thursday,...

Russian spy case provides test for news outlets

NEW YORK (AP) — He may be A spy. But is he THE spy? That's the question bedeviling news organizations reporting on a story about the U.S. extracting a Russian official who provided i...

Trump levies more sanctions on Russia in spy poisoning case

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is imposing more sanctions on Russia in connection with the 2018 poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter. A Russian lawmaker said ...

Spain's no. 2 bank to be probed over police spy case

MADRID (AP) — Spain's National Court says it has accepted the request of state anti-corruption prosecutors to probe Spain's second-biggest bank for allegedly paying a police investigator to carry out ...

UN court to rule on India-Pakistan alleged spy case

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The United Nations' highest court is preparing to issue its judgment in a dispute between nuclear neighbors India and Pakistan over the pending execution of an alleged sp...

Ex-State Department worker pleads guilty in China spy case

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former State Department employee who held a top-secret clearance pleaded guilty Wednesday to misleading investigators about her contacts with Chinese intelligence agents. ...

Lithuanian spy case recalls Soviet-era practices

When Lithuanian police and counterintelligence agents came knocking at the door of a villa in an affluent neighborhood of the capital Vilnius they had an inkling they were dealing with one of the most...

Imprisoned Bahrain opposition leader acquitted in spy case

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A prominent Shiite cleric in Bahrain who led a now-shuttered opposition party has been acquitted of spying charges with two colleagues. The verdict...

The Latest: Chemical watchdog to release report on spy case

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the nerve agent attack on a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local): 10:25 a.m. The international chemical watchdog...

Russian embassy seeks Boris Johnson meeting over spy case

LONDON (AP) — Russia's embassy in London says it wants a meeting with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson over the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal. In a statement Saturday, the embass...

Russia says Britain is 'playing with fire' in spy case

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The international furor over the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter intensified, with Russia warning Britain that it was "playing with fire." At...

Russia says spy case tension won't hit World Cup security

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says international security cooperation for the upcoming World Cup won't be disrupted by tense relations with other countries following the poisoning of a former spy. ...