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Trump May Back Off Plan for Foreign Aid Cuts, to Decide Within Week

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was considering scaling back an effort that could have cut ...

Trump, Maduro Confirm Talks Between High-Level Officials

updated 10:45p EDTPresident Donald Trump said Tuesday his government is talking to "various representatives" of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who ...

Trump Delays Denmark PM Talks Over Lack of Interest in Greenland Sale

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that he is postponing a planned meeting with Denmark's prime minister due to ...

Trump Says More Background Checks for Gun Buyers 'Off the Table'

President Donald Trump has told the head of the National Rifle Association that strengthening background checks for gun buyers is ...

US Aims to Double Financing in Latin America to $12 Billion

WASHINGTON - The United States has created a new agency to promote development around the globe, with a particular emphasis ...

US Marines Chief Acknowledges Worries on Japan-Korean Ties

TOKYO - Gen. David Berger, the new U.S. Marines commandant, acknowledged Wednesday that he is concerned about deteriorating relations between ...

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Pell case likely to end up in Australian High Court

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Victoria's Court of Appeal on Wednesday delivered one of the most significant judgments in Australian legal ...

Bus hijacking in Brazil ends, hijacker dead, hostages freed

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro involving a bus and thirty seven hostages has ...

Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...

Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...

Stealing personal identification data causing nightmares for victims

The headquarters of a large national bank had detected fraud on an account and sent word to an Atlanta branch ...

Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...