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Iran Continues Breaching Uranium Stockpile and Enrichment Limits

Iran Continues Breaching Uranium Stockpile and Enrichment Limits

International inspectors reported that Iran continued to exceed nuclear limits imposed under its landmark deal with world powers, a breach that has complicated European efforts to salvage the accord
Trump Rushes to Prepare Federal Response to Hurricane Dorian

Trump Rushes to Prepare Federal Response to Hurricane Dorian

President Donald Trump scrambled Friday to prepare the federal response to Hurricane Dorian, as forecasts said the storm could slam into Florida as soon as Monday, creating a high-stakes test of the
U.S. Chamber Breaks With Trump Plan to Slash Auto Mileage Rules

U.S. Chamber Breaks With Trump Plan to Slash Auto Mileage Rules

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce called on the Trump administration and California officials to find a middle ground on automobile efficiency standards that federal agencies plan to slash, warning of
Trump’s Coattails Tested in North Carolina: Campaign Update

Trump’s Coattails Tested in North Carolina: Campaign Update

President Donald Trump’s coattails could be getting a real stress test in North Carolina.
Brits Protest Boris Johnson’s ‘Attack on Democracy’

Brits Protest Boris Johnson’s ‘Attack on Democracy’

Thousands are taking to the streets after the prime minister announced plans to suspend Parliament.
Italy’s Five Star, Democrats Clash in Search for Common Agenda

Italy’s Five Star, Democrats Clash in Search for Common Agenda

The leader of Italy’s anti-establishment Five Star Movement gave premier-designate Giuseppe Conte a list of policy demands as a condition for a new alliance with the center-left Democratic Party,
Lebanon to Probe Lender Blacklisted by U.S. for Hezbollah Ties

Lebanon to Probe Lender Blacklisted by U.S. for Hezbollah Ties

Lebanon said it will investigate Jammal Trust Bank SAL after the U.S. blacklisted the lender for allegedly facilitating banking for the Iran-backed Hezbollah movement.
U.S. Cracks Down on North Korean Oil Imports With New Sanctions

U.S. Cracks Down on North Korean Oil Imports With New Sanctions

The U.S. cracked down on illicit North Korean oil imports, sanctioning a handful of Taiwan- and Hong Kong-based companies for helping Pyongyang evade international restrictions on its petroleum trade.
Jim Leavelle, Lawman At Lee Harvey Oswald's Side, Dies At 99

Jim Leavelle, Lawman At Lee Harvey Oswald's Side, Dies At 99

Dallas (AP) -- Jim Leavelle, the longtime Dallas lawman who was captured in one of history's most iconic photographs as he escorted President John F. Kennedy's assassin as he was fatally shot, has
Trump Slams GM as U.S. Workforce Shrinks to Detroit’s Smallest Automaker

Trump Slams GM as U.S. Workforce Shrinks to Detroit’s Smallest Automaker

U.S. President Donald Trump criticized General Motors Co. for shrinking its U.S. manufacturing presence, which has reduced the company’s unionized workforce to the smallest among Detroit’s automakers.
White House Objects to Denial of Free Speech: Hong Kong Update

White House Objects to Denial of Free Speech: Hong Kong Update

Tensions spiked in Hong Kong ahead of what could be a 13th straight weekend of protests, as police arrested several top opposition figures including Joshua Wong after banning a mass march scheduled
DNC Recommends Nixing Virtual Caucuses in Iowa, Nevada

DNC Recommends Nixing Virtual Caucuses in Iowa, Nevada

Iowa and Nevada scrapped plans to add a virtual component to their presidential nominating caucuses, setting off a fresh round of complaints about the states’ reliance on in-person meetings to select
Rebels See Time to Stop No-Deal Brexit as Major Aids Court Fight

Rebels See Time to Stop No-Deal Brexit as Major Aids Court Fight

Senior Tories seeking to stop the U.K. leaving the European Union without a deal and thwart Boris Johnson’s move to suspend Parliament from the middle of next month stepped up their preparations for a
Trump Gives Businesses Deregulation Whether They Want It or Not

Trump Gives Businesses Deregulation Whether They Want It or Not

Donald Trump campaigned on a promise to ease the grip of environmental rules he said were throttling businesses. But time and again, his deregulatory moves as president have drawn the ire of the very
Ukraine, Russia Say Prisoner Swap Makes Progress Amid Peace Push

Ukraine, Russia Say Prisoner Swap Makes Progress Amid Peace Push

Ukraine and Russia said they’re making headway in a long-anticipated prisoner swap, in what may be an initial step toward renewed efforts to resolve the conflict between the neighboring states.
Ohio Nuclear Dispute Spurs Claim That China Is ‘Invading’ U.S. Grid

Ohio Nuclear Dispute Spurs Claim That China Is ‘Invading’ U.S. Grid

The voice on the television ad sounds ominous. “The Chinese government is quietly invading our American electric grid,” it says. “Now they’re coming for our energy jobs.”
Southern Africa Leaders Call for End to Zimbabwe Sanctions

Southern Africa Leaders Call for End to Zimbabwe Sanctions

Southern Africa leaders called for the removal of sanctions against Zimbabwe, where more than 120 people were arrested last week in protests sparked by an economic crisis.
Kudlow Pushes Back on Recession, Says U.S.-China Calls Positive

Kudlow Pushes Back on Recession, Says U.S.-China Calls Positive

Larry Kudlow pushed back Sunday on the notion that the U.S. economy is headed toward a recession, and said recent phone calls between U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators had produced more “positive
Zimbabwe Police Ban Planned Protest Marches by Opposition

Zimbabwe Police Ban Planned Protest Marches by Opposition

Zimbabwean police barred the largest opposition party from staging a protest planned for Monday in the second-largest city of Bulawayo, citing security concerns.
Hong Kong Resets Democracy Push With Peaceful Mass March in Rain

Hong Kong Resets Democracy Push With Peaceful Mass March in Rain

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters defied heavy rain to march for an 11th straight weekend, as more moderate leaders sought to reset the pro-democracy movement after violent scenes at the
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