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President-Trump2-042817.jpg President Donald Trump has warned the U.S. could face a major conflict with North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs. "There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea. Absolutely," Trump said in an interview with Reuters.

Trump-Whitehouse-042817.jpg As Donald Trump nears the 100-day mark of his administration, prominent human rights organizations have concluded that instead of protecting and advancing human rights, the U.S. President "has embraced policies across a whole swath of issues that threaten them." Amnesty International held a protest...

President Donald Trump Thursday signed an executive order to create an Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Speaking after the signing ceremony, Trump made it clear that his Government will "never, ever tolerate substandard care for our great veterans....

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Thursday appointed Yusra Mardini - a Syrian refugee who together with her sister swam for three hours in the Mediterranean Sea off Turkey's coast, pulling a capsizing boat of refugees to safety - as its new Goodwill Ambassador. Her...

DonaldTrump1-042817.jpg President Donald Trump Thursday signed an executive order prioritizing an investigation previously initiated by the Secretary of Commerce into whether aluminum imports from countries like China and Russia threaten the economic and national security of the United States. The Secretary of Commerce's...

The United States has urged Iran to immediately release two U.S. citizens detained and missing in Iran on humanitarian grounds. On the sidelines of the April 25 meeting in Vienna of the Joint Commission overseeing implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the U.S. delegation raised...

speaker-paul-ryan-042717.jpg House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said Thursday that House Republican leaders have not made a decision when to vote on a revised healthcare bill. "We have not yet made any decisions on a vote. But this is more progress," Ryan said at his weekly press conference. "And we will continue our progress and...

DonaldTrump3-042717.jpg As President Donald Trump approaches his 100th day in the White House, the results of a Gallup poll show that a majority of Americans think his performance in office has been about what they expected. Fifty-six percent of Americans said Trump has done about as expected as president.

The Air Force is inviting vetted computer security specialists from across the U.S. and select partner nations to do their best to hack some of its key public websites. The initiative is part of the Cyber Secure campaign sponsored by the Air Force's Chief Information Office as a measure to further...

JonathanDemme-042717.jpg U.S. film director, actor and screenwriter Jonathan Demme, who directed 1991 Oscar winning horror thriller "The Silence of the Lambs," has died. Demme, one of the most eclectic, delightful and original film-makers in Hollywood, died in NewYork City Wednesday at the age of 73 from complications from...

The Air Force is inviting vetted computer security specialists from across the U.S. and select partner nations to do their best to hack some of its key public websites. The initiative is part of the Cyber Secure campaign sponsored by the Air Force's Chief Information Office as a measure to further...

Trump-NAFTA-042717.jpg U.S. President Donald Trump has said that he will not scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement or NAFTA, and agreed with leaders of Mexico and Canada to renegotiate the trade deal. During election campaign, Trump had said he intends to renegotiate the terms of the NAFTA agreement to get a better...

US-northkorea-042717.jpg The U.S. Government has declared that it aims to pressure North Korea into dismantling its nuclear, ballistic missile, and proliferation programs by tightening economic sanctions and pursuing diplomatic measures with its allies and regional partners. President Donald Trump's strategy was announced...

Trump2-042617.jpg Officials from President Donald Trump's administration unveiled the president's highly anticipated tax reform plan on Wednesday. White House chief economic adviser Gary Cohn and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin outlined Trump's plan in a briefing to reporters at the White House.

cashless-042417.jpg People may be moving closer to accepting a cashless society as more than a third in Europe and the US said they were ready to ditch cash for alternative payment options, results of an online survey by the market research group Ipsos for the ING Bank website eZonomics showed Wednesday.

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