US

US Universities See Decline In Students From China

Burlington, VT - After a decade of booming enrollment by students from China, American universities are starting to see steep declines as political tensions between the two countri...

At UN, Trump Focuses On Religious Freedom, Not Climate

United Nations - President Donald Trump was addressing a conference for world leaders at the United Nations, but he was talking to his political base Monday as he breezed by a majo...

Trump Says Meeting With Kim Jong Un “Could Happen Soon”

United Nations - U.S. President Donald Trump says another meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "could happen soon." Trump didn't elaborate Monday at the start of UN meet...

Schumer Wants Senate To Investigate Trump Over Ukraine

Washington - The top Senate Democrat is calling on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to investigate a whistleblower's complaint about President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine....

Some WeWork Directors Seek to Replace CEO Adam Neumann

Last week, WeWork, the shared-space startup which has grown exponentially over the past few years, decide to delay its much-anticipated stock-market listing, amid speculations that...

Trump Visits 2 Key States With Leaders Of India, Australia

Houston - President Donald Trump's run-up to the U.N. General Assembly was a dash on Sunday through two key political states with two world leaders at events that felt like his rau...

Pompeo: Resist China’s Demands To Repatriate Fleeing Uighurs

United Nations - America's top diplomat says Central Asian nations should reject Chinese demands to repatriate ethnic minorities to China, where they face repression. Secretary ...

In Gun Buyback Talk, How Do You Round Up So Many Weapons?

Washington - Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke's recent vow to take away people's AR-15 and AK-47 rifles raised one big question: How is it possible to round up the m...

Trump Says He Discussed Corruption With Ukraine’s President

Washington - President Donald Trump said Sunday that he spoke to Ukraine's new president about his summer election and the fact that "we don't want our people, like Vice President ...

US Police Assess Rise In Threat Tips After 3 Mass Killings

Los Angeles - It had all the makings of a massacre. Six guns, including a Colt AR-15 rifle. About 1,000 rounds of ammunition. A bulletproof vest. And an angry Southern California m...

Iran’s Guard Says Ready For ‘Any scenario’ Amid US Standoff

Tehran - Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard is ready for combat and "any scenario," its chief commander said Saturday, as the country's nuclear deal with world powers collapses an...

Biden: Trump ‘Deserves’ To Be Investigated Over Ukraine Call

Washington - President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said. D...

US Sanctions Central Bank Of Iran, Going After Suspected Funding Linked To Terror Groups

Washington - The United States has sanctioned the Central Bank of Iran, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Friday, almost a week after the Islamic Rep...

Source Says US, El Salvador To Sign Asylum Deal

New York - The United States planned to sign an agreement on Friday to help make one of Central America's most violent countries, El Salvador, a haven for migrants seeking asylum, ...

About 75 People Gather At Area 51 Gate, 1 Person Arrested

Hiko, NV - About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada — at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to "storm" the facility...

Trump Defends Himself Against Whistleblower Complaint

Washington - President Donald Trump defended himself Friday against a whistleblower's complaint including a reported private conversation he had with a foreign leader. The compl...

What Makes Impossible Meat Possible? A “Bloody” Ingredient

NEW YORK (AP) — What makes Impossible burgers possible? An engineered ingredient that makes the veggie patty look bloody — and one of many new concoctions food regulators expect to...

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid

New York - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Friday after struggling to gain traction in a sprawling field of...

Hezbollah Member Arrested For Scouting Possible Terror Sites In New York, Boston

New York- A man suspected of being an operative in New York for the U.S.-designated terrorist group Hezbollah was recently arrested. Alexei Saab, 42, of Morristown, N.J., has be...

Trump Scores A Victory In Bicoastal Battle Over Tax Returns

Sacramento - President Donald Trump's efforts to keep his tax returns private played out on both coasts Thursday, with a California judge handing him an initial victory and his law...