WASHINGTON -- U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer officially started a probe into China's intellectual-property practices, less than a week after President Donald Trump asked him to consider the move.
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SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer has been pushed offline or perhaps to the dark web by GoDaddy, Google and Cloudflare, which one by one made it impossible for the news and commentary provider to keep ...Read more
Leaders of the far-right movement raged against Steve Bannon's ouster from the White House, warning that the West Wing is now dominated by fake conservatives led by President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and her husband ...Read more
HELSINKI -- Two people died in a stabbing attack in the center of the southwestern Finnish city of Turku on Friday, with police announcing an investigation into the motive and identity of a male suspect they shot and ...Read more
MIAMI -- The unrest continued for a third day at Florida state prisons, as corrections officers -- some of them armed -- staged a show of force in an attempt to stave off an unspecified threat of violence this weekend.
WASHINGTON -- Steve Bannon's ouster as senior strategist at the White House "may turn out to be the beginning of the end for the Trump administration," warned Breitbart, the conservative website that Bannon once ran and ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- It was before dawn, and most of the ship's crew lay asleep in their berths aboard the Fitzgerald, a U.S. destroyer, when suddenly the ocean flooded in on the starboard side and disaster loomed.
"Water on ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republicans exhaled on Friday after President Donald Trump ousted controversial strategist Steve Bannon from the White House -- a move that will help ease lawmakers' return to Washington after a damaging and ...Read more
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Margo Williams had only a handful of stories and a few names her mother remembered from her childhood about her family's home n Asheboro, NC. Her research would soon help her to make contact with long lost relatives and a pilgrimage "home" with her mother in 1982. This story follows her ...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The American Red Cross and the Salvation Army became the latest charitable organizations Friday to abandon plans for events at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort.
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WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made unexpectedly pointed remarks Friday on the scourge of racism and the need for diversity, saying tolerance demands "leadership."
Tillerson did not mention President ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's self-styled liaison to the far right, has departed the White House in the latest staff turmoil, the White House said in a statement.
"White House Chief of Staff John ...Read more
BARCELONA, Spain -- The alleged perpetrator of this week's Barcelona van attack was shot early Friday along with other terrorists in Cambrils, newspaper El Pais and other media reported Friday, citing police sources.
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal was adamant Friday that she isn't resigning over a Facebook post calling for President Donald Trump's assassination.
Chappelle-Nadal, a University City Democrat, has faced...Read more
As you may have heard, a total solar eclipse is going to sweep across the United States on Monday.
Everyone in the Lower 48 states, weather permitting, will be able to see a partial eclipse, in which the moon will ...Read more
CHICAGO -- A gunman standing on a Loop subway platform opened fire into a Chicago Transit Authority train, wounding a man as panicked passengers scrambled for cover Thursday night, officials said.
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WASHINGTON -- As federal investigators probe possible Kremlin links with the Donald Trump campaign, one connection that hasn't gotten much attention is that between Jared Kushner and one of Russia's most powerful and ...Read more
MONTREAL, Canada -- Beads of sweat trickled down her forehead as Carole Wembert dragged one bulky black-and-red suitcase and toted two other bags, the load weighing heavy on both her mind and body as she approached the ...Read more
Oddly for a nation made up mostly of immigrants, the United States has always had a problem with immigration. Long before President Donald Trump called for building a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, generations of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republicans in Congress have tried to stick with President Donald Trump in hopes that despite politically damaging outbursts from the White House, his pen would ultimately be able to sign their legislative ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday denounced white nationalists involved in violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Va., calling them "racial bigots" and saying their views are "totally ...Read more