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Presidential Speechwriter Richard Goodwin Remembered

Presidential Speechwriter Richard Goodwin Remembered

Former Democratic presidents remembered Richard Goodwin on Tuesday, a political strategist and speechwriter for Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, who died of cancer at age 86."Dick
New Eruptions in Hawaii Send Lava Closer to Power Plant

New Eruptions in Hawaii Send Lava Closer to Power Plant

Workers raced Tuesday to cap wells at a geothermal plant threatened by lava pouring from Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano.The lava flow entered the 800-acre (330-hectare) property of the Puna
Pompeo: US Working to Bring Home US Hostages from Iran

Pompeo: US Working to Bring Home US Hostages from Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed Tuesday to bring home American hostages in Iran, saying “the entire United States government” is working “diligently” and is utilizing “every avenue” and
Body of Pakistani Girl Killed at Texas School Arrives in Karachi

Body of Pakistani Girl Killed at Texas School Arrives in Karachi

The body of a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting at a high school in Texas has arrived in the port city of Karachi, where her family lives.Sabika Sheikh was among 10
US Congress votes to roll back post-financial crisis banking rules

US Congress votes to roll back post-financial crisis banking rules

US lawmakers passed Tuesday the first major rollback of banking regulations enacted after the financial crisis that were aimed at protecting taxpayers from fresh economic trauma and new bank bailouts.
US House Bill Targets Recidivism with Enhanced Prison Job Training

US House Bill Targets Recidivism with Enhanced Prison Job Training

The rate of incarceration in the U.S. is the world’s highest, leading to what many lawmakers and policy analysts say is a nationwide imprisonment epidemic. But the beginning of the end of that
S. Korea Tries to Ease Trump’s Doubts Over N. Korea Summit

S. Korea Tries to Ease Trump’s Doubts Over N. Korea Summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in was more optimistic than U.S. President Donald Trump about prospects for the U.S.- North Korea nuclear summit, following their meeting in Washington on
France: New US Sanctions on Iran Could Destabilize Region

France: New US Sanctions on Iran Could Destabilize Region

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Wednesday if the United States imposed new tough sanctions on Iran, it risks further destabilizing the Middle East.U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Food Packages Help Families in Need During Ramadan

Food Packages Help Families in Need During Ramadan

Moroccan Malika Abumarek walked into the Dar al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church, Virginia, to pick up some food during Ramadan. The grandmother appreciates the extra supplies, like flour and
US Issues Alert in China for 'Abnormal Sensations of Sound'

US Issues Alert in China for 'Abnormal Sensations of Sound'

The U.S. State Department issued a health alert Wednesday for its citizens in China in response to what it said was a recent report of a U.S. government employee in Guangzhou experiencing "subtle and
American literary giant Philip Roth dies aged 85

American literary giant Philip Roth dies aged 85

Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85, his agent said.
Syrian Official Rejects US Demand for Iranian Withdrawal

Syrian Official Rejects US Demand for Iranian Withdrawal

Syria on Wednesday dismissed American calls for the withdrawal of Iranian troops and Lebanese Hezbollah militants from the war-torn country.Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mikdad told Russia's
Pompeo Says 'Bad Deal' Not an Option in Summit with N. Korea

Pompeo Says 'Bad Deal' Not an Option in Summit with N. Korea

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the planned summit between U.S. and North Korean leaders is still set for June 12 and stressed that Washington is prepared to walk away from the negotiations if
In the Addiction Battle, Is Forced Rehab the Solution?

In the Addiction Battle, Is Forced Rehab the Solution?

The last thing Lizabeth Loud, a month from giving birth, wanted was to be forced into treatment for her heroin and prescription painkiller addiction.But her mother saw no other choice, and sought a
Trump Calls Informant on His 2016 Campaign 'Spygate'

Trump Calls Informant on His 2016 Campaign 'Spygate'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the FBI's use of an informant to talk to three of his 2016 campaign associates "SPYGATE," saying it "could be one of the biggest political scandals in
Families of Sandy Hook Shooting Victims Sue Infowars' Alex Jones

Families of Sandy Hook Shooting Victims Sue Infowars' Alex Jones

Right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is facing another defamation lawsuit by families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre for claiming the shooting was a
Twitter to Add Special Labels to Political Candidates in US

Twitter to Add Special Labels to Political Candidates in US

Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.Twitter says the move is to provide users with "authentic information" and

The US Military is Funding an Effort To Catch Deepfakes and Other AI Trickery

The Department of Defense is funding a project that will try to determine whether the increasingly real-looking fake video and audio generated by artificial intelligence might soon be impossible to
US Excludes China From Military Drill Over South China Sea Actions

US Excludes China From Military Drill Over South China Sea Actions

The United States has disinvited China from a major international maritime exercise, saying Beijing's "destabilizing behavior" in the South China Sea is inconsistent with the principles of the
Trump: We'll Know Fate of N. Korea Summit by Next Week

Trump: We'll Know Fate of N. Korea Summit by Next Week

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the U.S. would know by next week whether he will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on June 12 in Singapore as scheduled."It could very well be June