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U.S. Attorney in Manhattan launches criminal probe of Trump inaugural committee

The Manhattan U.S. Attorney’s office opened an investigation into whether President Trump’s 2017 inauguration committee misspent some of the $ 107 million sent in as donations, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. The probe is also [...]

Who’s in the Middle of a Spat Between the U.S. and China? Canada

TORONTO — The United States and China are embroiled in a tense trade war that seemed headed for escalation after the United States accused a top Chinese technology executive of fraud. Who has China lashed out at? Canada. Furious at [...]

Clashes Over Trade and Detentions: What China, the U.S. and Canada Are Fighting Over

HONG KONG — The growing tensions over trade between the United States and China temporarily eased after a meeting between President Trump and China’s top leader, Xi Jinping, earlier this month. But at the same time distrust between [...]

North Korea Is Expanding Missile Base With Eye Toward U.S., Experts Warn

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is expanding an important missile base that would be one of the most likely sites for deploying intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, two experts on the North’s missile [...]

Putin Vows to ‘React Accordingly’ if U.S. Withdraws From Nuclear Treaty

MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin warned on Wednesday that Russia will respond in kind if the United States decides to develop new intermediate-range nuclear missiles. The chief of staff of Russia’s military, Gen. Valery V. Gerasimov, [...]

A Top Huawei Executive Is Arrested in Canada for Extradition to the U.S.

Last month, the United States imposed sanctions aimed at reducing exports of Iranian oil to zero and crippling Iran’s economy, though China is one of a handful of countries allowed to continue to buy oil for six months. The United States [...]

Mexico Once Saw Migration as a U.S. Problem. Now It Needs Answers of Its Own.

TIJUANA, Mexico — After taking the oath of office, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador addressed Mexico’s Congress on Saturday, covering all the hallmarks of his Mexico-first politics: combating poverty, social development, [...]

With U.S. Soil Achingly Close, Decision Time for Caravan Migrants

TIJUANA, Mexico — The 30 migrants were huddled under a tree on a cold night as an American government helicopter hovered overhead, its searchlight sweeping the tree’s boughs and the hard earth around it. From where they crouched, [...]

3 U.S. Soldiers Killed by Explosion in Afghanistan

GHAZNI, Afghanistan — Three American soldiers were killed on Tuesday in a bombing in Afghanistan, the United States military said, in the worst loss of life in the country for the United States this year. Three other soldiers and an American [...]

U.S. agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fence

Migrants run from tear gas launched by U.S. agents after a group of migrants got past Mexican police at the Chaparral crossing in Tijuana, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018. | Rodrigo Abd/AP Photo Immigration By ASSOCIATED PRESS 11/25/2018 [...]