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New US military budget focused on China despite border talk

WASHINGTON (AP) - Chinese bombers. Chinese hypersonic missiles. Chinese cyberattacks. Chinese anti-satellite weapons.To a remarkable degree, the 2020 Pentagon budget proposal is shaped by...

Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

MUNICH (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel robustly defended European nations' decision to stand by the Iran nuclear deal in a spirited backing Saturday...

Pentagon outlines its first artificial intelligence strategy

The U.S. military wants to expand its use of artificial intelligence in warfare, but says it will take care to deploy the technology in...

Russia warns US missile defense plans will fuel arms race

MOSCOW (AP) - Russia said Friday the Pentagon's new missile defense strategy will trigger an arms race in space and further undermine global stability.The...

Netflix criticized for yanking comedian’s episode in Saudi

NEW YORK (AP) - Netflix faced criticism Wednesday from human rights groups for pulling an episode in Saudi Arabia of comedian Hasan Minhaj's "Patriot...

Netflix criticized for yanking comedian’s episode in Saudi

NEW YORK (AP) - Netflix faced criticism Wednesday from human rights groups for pulling an episode in Saudi Arabia of comedian Hasan Minhaj's "Patriot...

Netflix criticized for yanking Patriot Act episode in Saudi

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Netflix is facing criticism for pulling an episode from viewing in Saudi Arabia of American comedian Hasan Minhaj's...

Israeli firm rejects alleged connection to Khashoggi killing

JERUSALEM (AP) - An Israeli company known for its sophisticated phone surveillance technology on Monday rejected accusations that its snooping software helped lead to...

Romania buys 3 extra Patriot missiles for long-term defense

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Romania's defense ministry confirms it has paid for three air-and-missile defense systems from the United States for its long-term defense...

Security experts question border mission for military

WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has left no doubt that his top priority as leader of the military is making it more...