The United States won't settle for cosmetic changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement, the top U.S. trade negotiator said, as negotiations to rework terms of the pact began.
President Donald Trump has...
Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 06:04 AM PDT
Egypt Archaeologists Discover Tombs Dating Back 2,000 Years
Egypt's antiquities ministry says that archaeologists have discovered three tombs dating back more than 2,000 years, from the Ptolemaic Period.
The discovery was made in the Nile Valley province of Minya south...
Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 05:07 AM PDT
Defense Secretary Uses Disparaging Term to Praise Sailors
Defense Secretary James Mattis praised Navy sailors for their service earlier this month and used an obscenity to make his point, NBC News reported.
Speaking at Naval Base Kitsap in Washington state, Mattis...
Several Confederate monuments were removed in Baltimore, Maryland, overnight, as the violence at a rally held by those opposed to the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, moves leaders...
Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 04:20 AM PDT
Fact Check: Trump Charlottesville News Conference in Context
President Donald Trump held a contentious press conference in which he answered critics who said he waited too long to condemn the white nationalists who staged a protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August...
Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:55 AM PDT
Racial Politics Haunt GOP as Trump Goes 'Rogue': Analysis
The statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Virginia, was the focus of an emotional debate in the state's Republican primary election weeks before it became a flashpoint in the nation's struggle over...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 07:00 PM PDT
Federal Court Orders Tex. Voting Map Changes Ahead of 2018
Texas' congressional maps are still flawed by racial gerrymandering and must be partially redrawn before the 2018 elections, a three-judge federal panel ruled Tuesday.
Courts have chided Texas in recent years...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 05:30 PM PDT
DOJ Wants Records on Visitors to Trump Protest Website
What does the federal government want to do with records on everyone who visited an anti-Donald Trump website?
The Justice Department's demand is part of the ongoing case against people who allegedly broke laws...
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 06:36 PM PDT
Read the Full Transcript From Trump's Press Conference
President Donald Trump took questions from the press in a combative news conference on Tuesday.
The president defended his response to the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. He...