White House signals some compromise in ending U.S. government shutdown

Washington DC, January 6, 2019 - Showing signs of compromise, the White House signaled on Sunday that talks to reopen the federal government could...
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Democrats maneuver to end shutdown, without Trump wall money

Washington DC, January 1, 2019 - Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to vote on Thursday on a funding package to end...

More Americans blame Trump for government shutdown: Reuters/Ipsos poll

New York/Washington DC, December 28, 2018 - More Americans blame President Donald Trump than congressional Democrats for the partial U.S. government shutdown, according to...

Congress to push stop-gap funding bill with no border wall money

Washington DC, December 19, 2018 - The U.S. Congress began advancing legislation on Wednesday to fund several federal agencies through Feb. 8 to avert...

Fed lifts rates, now sees ‘some further’ hikes ahead

Washington DC, Dec 19, 2018 - The U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday, as expected, but forecast fewer rate hikes next year...

Trump says would intervene in arrest of Chinese executive

Washington DC, December 12, 2018 - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would intervene with the U.S. Justice Department in the case...

Remembering American ‘soldier-statesman,’ dignitaries attend Bush funeral

Washington DC, December 5, 2018 - The funeral of President George H.W. Bush got underway on Wednesday, with U.S. and foreign dignitaries gathered to...

Ordinary Americans honor late President Bush at Capitol

Washington DC, Dec 4, 2018 - Ordinary Americans paid respects at the historic U.S. Capitol Rotunda on Tuesday to the late U.S. President George...

Former President George H.W. Bush remembered for role in Cold War, Iraq

Washington DC, December 1, 2018 - Tributes to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who died at the age of 94, poured in from...

U.S. report says climate change will batter economy, in clash with Trump

Washington DC, November 23, 2018 -- Climate change will cost the U.S. economy hundreds of billions of dollars by the end of the century,...