06242019What's Hot:

Trump’s tariff plan shows the risks he’s willing to take

WASHINGTON (AP) – Exasperated by reports of a flood of illegal border crossings, President Donald Trump summoned his top immigration advisers to demand action. Responding to his mounting concern, including his extreme threats to entirely [...]

Seeking North Korea Deal, Trump Seems Willing to Ease U.S. Demands

HANOI — When he vowed to “solve” the North Korea problem just before his inauguration two years ago, President Trump made clear he meant eliminating its nuclear arsenal. But on the eve of a second meeting with the North Korean [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Trump says he’s willing to give ‘amnesty’ in ‘much bigger deal’

Presented by */ ]]> “Amnesty will be used only on a much bigger deal, whether on immigration or something else,” President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY TODAY is the second-year [...]

Ted Cruz, Texas Republican: Trump ‘willing to meet in the middle’ with Democrats over shutdown

Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday that Democrats’ refusal to negotiate with President Trump over his funding for the border wall is not reasonable, suggesting the blame for the country’s longest government shutdown is on them for refusing to budge. The [...]

Thai police: Canada, Australia willing to accept Saudi woman

BANGKOK (AP) – Police in Thailand say several countries including Canada and Australia are in talks with the U.N. refugee agency to accept a Saudi asylum seeker who fled alleged abuse from her family. Thailand’s immigration police chief [...]

Mexico appears willing but unready to hold US refugees

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) – Mexico’s willingness to accept U.S. asylum seekers while their applications are processed appears to be yet another sign of the blooming honeymoon between leftist President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and President [...]

The Latest: Kavanaugh accuser willing to talk to Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 7:30 a.m. A lawyer for a woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school [...]
North Korea Is Willing to Discuss Giving Up Nuclear Weapons, South Says
The statement said the two Koreas would begin working-level discussions to prepare for the summit meeting, to be held in the Freedom House, a South Korean building in Panmunjom, the so-called truce village that straddles the border. Before [...]
North Korea Is Willing to Talk With U.S., South’s Leader Says
On Sunday, North Korea called the news sanctions an “act of war.” Mr. Moon has been working tirelessly to steer the United States and North Korea away from what he considered a collision course, urging them to open talks. His efforts [...]
Chris Van Hollen: Democrats are willing to work with Republicans on tax reform
Sen. Chris Van Hollen said Wednesday that Senate Democrats are willing to work with Republicans on tax reform, such as simplifying the tax code. “We just actually sent a letter to Mitch McConnell — we, meaning the Democrats in the Senate [...]