Leading US Democrat Joe Biden, facing major pressure from several rivals chasing the party’s 2020 presidential nomination, on Thursday reversed his longstanding opposition to using federal funds for abortions.
Beijing on Tuesday slammed what it called “irresponsible and erroneous comments” by Washington about a proposed Hong Kong law that would allow extraditions to mainland China,
President Vladimir Putin said in an interview published on Thursday that relations between Moscow and Washington were getting worse and worse, noting that the current US administration had imposed dozens of sanctions on Russia.
Palestinians urged Egypt and Jordan on Wednesday to reconsider their attendance at a US-led conference on June 25-26 in Bahrain, voicing concern it would weaken any Arab opposition to Washington’s coming peace plan.
Despite Trump’s assertion of the legal doctrine, the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform pressed forward with its plans to vote on holding two members of Trump’s Cabinet - Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Attorney General William Barr - in contempt of Congress over the census matter.
With under three weeks to go before proposed talks between the Chinese and US leaders, expectations for progress toward ending the trade war are low and sources say there has been
President Donald Trump’s eldest son will meet with the Senate intelligence committee on Wednesday behind closed doors, according to two people familiar with the meeting.
US President Donald Trump, who officially launched his campaign for re-election this week, pitched himself to Hispanic voters on Thursday during an interview with the US Spanish-language network Telemundo.
President Donald Trump said on Friday that the US was “cocked and loaded” to retaliate against Iran for downing an American drone, but he cancelled the missile strikes 10 minutes before they were to be executed after being told some 150 people could die.