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Hong Kong police say protesters out of control, deny curfew

Hong Kong police warned protesters on Thursday that they were moving “one step closer to terrorism” by sinking the city into chaos.

Next up in impeachment hearings: A parade of key witnesses

Several more witnesses scheduled to testify in the House impeachment hearings over the next week are expected to say they too worried about President Donald Trump’s push for Ukraine to investigate Democrats as the U.S. withheld military aid from the country.

Turkey deports American IS suspect stuck at Greek border

An American man suspected of being a member of the Islamic State group is being repatriated to the United States after spending three days in a no man's land between Turkey and Greece, Turkey’s Interior Ministry said Thursday.

Secret Iranian Network Behind 'Aggressive' U.S. Cyberattacks Exposed In New Report

A report from Trend Micro has exposed the use of a dedicated virtual private network by one “aggressive” Iranian hacking group to hit targets while keeping its activities secret.

Does Curtailing Civil Rights Protect National Security?

The rollbacks of civil rights and civil liberties under the Trump administration are alarming to many Americans and to our allies abroad.

Chinese, Other Students Flee Hong Kong as Violence Worsens

University students from mainland China and Taiwan are fleeing Hong Kong, while those from two Scandinavian countries have been moved or urged to leave as college campuses become the latest battleground in the city's 5-month-long anti-government unrest.

Trump, Erdogan to Meet as Thorny Issues Stress Relations

Erdogan and Trump have a difficult agenda Wednesday that includes Turkey's decision to buy a Russian air defense system and its attack on U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria.

Impeachment Hearings Go Live on TV With the 1st Witnesses

Impeachments are rare, historians say, because they amount to nothing short of the nullification of an election. Starting down this road poses risks for both Democrats and Republicans as proceedings push into the 2020 campaign.

US Troops At Syria Base Say They'll Keep Pressure On IS

At a base in eastern Syria, a senior U.S. coalition commander said Monday that American troops who remain in Syria are redeploying to bases.

Huawei Has Defied Trump's Blacklist: So What Happens Now?

“Huawei defies the odds to lead the global telecoms market after 180 days on the US trade blacklist,” announced a recent South China Morning Post headline.