Trump targets U.S. birthright citizenship as elections loom

Washington DC, October 29, 2018 - With congressional elections a week away, President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he will seek to scrap the...

Single winning ticket sold in U.S. lottery just shy of world record

New York, October 24, 2018 - Only one ticket matched all six numbers in the U.S. Mega Millions lottery for a jackpot that was...

Trump’s U.N. envoy Nikki Haley quits, denies 2020 ambitions

Washington DC, October 9, 2018 - Nikki Haley announced on Tuesday she is resigning as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, but the...

Freshly minted Justice Kavanaugh gets to work at Supreme Court

Washington DC, October 9, 2018 - Just three days after he was narrowly confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court despite facing allegations of sexual...

Congress passes major spending bill, sending it to Trump

Washington DC, Sept 27, 2018 — The US House passed an US$854 billion spending bill yesterday that ramps up military funding but does not...

Flood waters rise as Florence pummels Carolinas; at least eight dead

Wilson, Sept 15, 2018 - Tropical Storm Florence dumped “epic” amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as it trudged inland on Saturday,...

White House arranging second Trump-Kim summit after receiving letter from Kim Jong Un

Washington DC, Sept 11, 2018 - President Donald Trump has received a "very positive" letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seeking a...

U.S. Southeast braces for ‘days and days’ of floods from hurricane

Holden Beach, N.C., Sept 11, 2018 - The powerful Hurricane Florence threatened to bring “days and days” of rain and potentially deadly flooding to...

As fighter jets streak overhead, McCain is buried in Annapolis

Annapolis, Sept 3, 2018 - Fighter jets roared over the U.S. Naval Academy on Sunday in a final tribute to former Senator John McCain...

Former Vice President Biden salutes McCain as ‘a brother’

Phoenix, August 30, 2018 - The late Republican U.S. Senator John McCain was eulogized from across America’s political divide on Thursday by Democratic former...