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US defense chief slams China as rising threat to world order

MUNICH (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Saturday cast China as a rising threat to world order - saying the world's most...

US defense chief slams China as rising threat to world order

MUNICH (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Saturday cast China as a rising threat to world order - saying the world's most...

Powell: Economy looks resilient despite risk of China virus

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday that the U.S. economy appears durable, with steady growth and unemployment near a half-century...

Amazon wants to depose Trump over loss of military contract

WASHINGTON (AP) - Amazon wants to depose President Donald Trump over the tech company's losing bid for a $10 billion military contract.The Pentagon awarded...

Trump shifts to authorize wider US military use of landmines

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Friday canceled an Obama-era prohibition on the use of anti-personnel landmines outside of the Korean peninsula.A White...

On foreign policy, Trump flouts risks that gave others pause

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is not the first American leader to have Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in his sights, but he...

Trump deploys more troops to Mideast after US embassy attack

WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that Iran was “fully responsible” for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, President Donald Trump ordered about 750...

Trump deploys more troops to Mideast after US embassy attack

WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that Iran was “fully responsible” for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, President Donald Trump ordered about 750...

Attack on US Embassy in Iraq shows stark choices for Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) - The attack on the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad by Iran-supported militiamen Tuesday is a stark demonstration that Iran can still...

Trump faces raft of foreign policy challenges in new year

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump starts the new year knee-deep in daunting foreign policy challenges at the same time he'll have to deal...