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trump3-111918_17may19.jpg Amid an escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China, President Donald Trump has announced moves to ease trade tensions with other countries. Trump revealed during remarks before the National Association of Realtors that the U.S. will lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico.

nasa2-051719.jpg NASA has selected 11 U.S. companies to develop prototypes of human landers to take American astronauts — the first woman and next man — on the Moon's south pole by 2024. "Our team is excited to get back to the Moon quickly as possible, and our public/private partnerships to study human landing systems are an important step in that process," said Marshall Smith, director for human lunar exploratio

trump3-112018_17may19.jpg Confirming media reports from earlier this week, President Donald Trump's administration on Friday officially delayed imposing tariffs on imported automobiles and parts for up to six months.

trump2-100318_16may19.jpg President Donald Trump on Thursday outlined a plan to overhaul parts of the nation's immigration system, although the proposal is expected to face an uphill battle in Congress.

sthudsonyard-051619.jpg An already crowded race for the Democratic presidential nomination got even larger on Thursday, as New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio officially threw his hat into the ring.

trump-huawei-051619.jpg President Donald Trump signed an executive order declaring a national emergency to protect U.S. computer networks from attack by "foreign adversaries". The U.S. Commerce Department said it was adding the Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co and 70 affiliates to its "Entity List", which bans the Chinese company from buying components and technology from US firms without prior approval from

demonstration-051519.jpg Alabama lawmakers voted Tuesday night to approve what has been described as the nation's most restrictive anti-abortion law. The Republican-controlled Senate voted 25 to 6 in favor of a bill that would ban virtually all abortions in the state and punish doctors who perform abortions with up to 99 years in prison.

donaldtrumpjr-051519.jpg President Donald Trump's eldest son has reportedly agreed to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee next month as part of the panel's ongoing investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., was released from a halfway house in the Bronx on Tuesday after serving 18 months of a 21-month federal prison sentence for sexting a 15-year-old girl.

rodrosenstein-051419.jpg Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein lashed out at former FBI Director James Comey on Monday in some of his first public remarks since leaving the Justice Department last week.

pharma-lawsuit-051419.jpg A coalition of 44 American states filed a lawsuit against the nation's 20 largest generic drug manufacturers alleging a conspiracy to artificially inflate the prices of common medicinal drugs, reduce competition, and unreasonably restrain trade for more than 100 different generic drugs. The complaint alleges that Teva Pharmaceuticals , Sandoz, Mylan, Pfizer and 16 other generic drug manufacturers

stevebullock-051419.jpg Montana Governor Steve Bullock announced his campaign for president on Tuesday, jumping into the crowded race for the Democratic nomination. Bullock released an announcement video highlighting his efforts to fight a corrupt campaign finance system, expand Medicaid and protect the environment.

rashidatlaib-051319.jpg Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., has struck back at critics of her recent comments about the Holocaust, accusing them of taking her remarks out of context in order to push a "racist and hateful agenda."

china-tariffhike-051319.jpg Shrugging off a warning from U.S. President Donald Trump, China has announced plans to raise tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods. The move by China comes in retaliation to Trump's recent decision to raise tariffs on approximately $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25 percent from 10 percent.

killingeve-051319.jpg The British Academy of Film and Television Arts or BAFTA celebrated the stars of the small screen Sunday night. BBC-produced spy-action thriller 'Killing Eve' won three BAFTA awards - for best Drama Series, Leading Actress for Jodie Comer and Supporting Actress for Fiona Shaw. Patrick Melrose, based on Edward St Aubyn's semi-autobiographical novels, received the award for best Mini-Series, while

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