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Search and rescue operations continued Thursday for three sailors still missing after a U.S. Navy transport plane crashed Wednesday into the western Pacific Ocean. ... [Read More]
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Lys Isma was brought to the U.S. illegally as a 9-month-old baby when her parents moved from Haiti. But she says she never felt undocumented.... [Read More]
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Saudi Arabia has agreed to buy about $7 billion worth of precision guided munitions from U.S. defense contractors, sources familiar with the matter said, a... [Read More]
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US President Donald Trump made a friend by not criticizing the Philippines last week over a deadly anti-drug campaign, Instead he talked up trade ties... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump, just prior to beginning his Thanksgiving holiday vacation, carried out one last executive action – pardoning a turkey. VOA White House Bureau... [Read More]
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U.S. President Donald Trump all but endorsed embattled Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore on Tuesday, saying the former state judge "totally denies" allegations that he... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump, just prior to beginning his Thanksgiving vacation on Tuesday, carried out a final pre-holiday executive action — pardoning a turkey. "Drumstick,... [Read More]
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Tuesday to support the U.N. effort to "peacefully resolve" the nearly seven-year-long Syrian civil war.... [Read More]
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The Trump administration has announced "the maximum pressure campaign" on North Korea to get the regime of Kim Jong Un to end its unlawful nuclear... [Read More]
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The White House confirms the weekly presidential radio address — a fixture for decades — is on indefinite hiatus. "We received quite a few comments... [Read More]
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Fed Chair Janet Yellen says she will leave the U.S. central bank's board when her successor is sworn in early next year. Jerome... [Read More]
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American aircraft have targeted drug producing facilities in Afghanistan for the first time under a new strategy aimed at cutting off Taliban funding, the top... [Read More]
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U.S. President Donald Trump says he should have left three college basketball players accused of shoplifting in China in jail there after the father of... [Read More]
The top U.S. nuclear commander was quoted as saying Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an "illegal" launch of nuclear... [Read More]
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On this edition of Encounter, John Fortier, Director of The Democracy Project at the Bipartisan Policy Center and Jim Kessler, Senior Vice President for Policy... [Read More]
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Editor's note: November is Native American Heritage Month. First proclaimed by President George H. W. Bush in 1990, it is an opportunity to acknowledge the... [Read More]
Fresh off his first visit to Asia, included a two-day stop in China that some argue was heavy on flattery and lacking in substance, analysts... [Read More]
Mexico's threats to weaken U.S. narcotics and migration co-operation if NAFTA dies are pure bluster, Mexican and U.S. officials say, with next year's election posing... [Read More]
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The White House's new strategy for Afghanistan makes a critical change by committing U.S. support "as long as it takes to get the job done,"... [Read More]
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The internal watchdog at the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday he hopes to complete his review by early spring into whether the Federal Bureau... [Read More]