One Border Patrol agent was killed and another injured while they were on patrol Sunday. Trump responded by renewing his call for an expanded border wall.
The U.S. national security interest is clear. Long-term Iranian control in Syrian areas liberated from the regime and the Islamic State would cause further instability, fuel extremism and prolong the crisis.
Two important energy deals were proposed during U.S. President Trump’s trip to China, paving the way for Chinese energy investment in West Virginia and Alaska. The deals would increase dependence between the two nations and enhance collaboration in this key industry as the U.S. transitions into a role as an energy exporter.
This month marks the 40th anniversary of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat's historic trip to Jerusalem to meet directly with Israel's leadership. A week and a half after announcing his willingness to travel to Israel to make peace.
The top nuclear envoys of South Korea and the United States on Friday upheld bilateral cooperation in forging a path for a diplomatic solution to bring North Korea to dialogue. The two also said Pyongyang needs to show a "clearer sign" of willingness to talk.
Newtown lawyer: "[gun maker] Remington may never have known [the shooter] Adam Lanza, but they had been courting him for years."
A Marine Corps drill instructor was sentenced to 10 years behind bars after being convicted of tormenting and abusing young recruits, especially Muslim-Americans.
FBI: Hate crimes rose for the second straight year in 2016, with increases in attacks motivated by bias against blacks, Jews, Muslims and LGBT people.
Rival U.S. and Russian resolutions to extend the mandate of experts trying to determine who was responsible for chemical attacks in Syria were defeated at a heated Security Council meeting.