White House economic adviser Gary Cohn says President Donald Trump is "looking at" the future of U.S. sanctions on Russia. Asked what the current administration position is, Cohn said, "Right now, we don't have a position."
Walking away from the spotlight can be tough on any retiring head of state, but former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa's party indicates his intense schedule during the final days in office may have made him ill.
Eraldo Peres and Sarah Dilorenzo, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 4:52pm
Brazil's president on Thursday canceled an order that sent soldiers into the streets of the capital, following criticism that the move was excessive and merely an effort to maintain power amid increasing calls for his resignation.
Sylvia Hui, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 4:20pm
He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain's Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others.
Julie Pace and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 3:40pm
Surrounded by stone-faced allies, President Donald Trump rebuked fellow NATO members Thursday for failing to meet the military alliance's financial benchmarks, asserting that leaves it weaker and shortchanges "the people and taxpayers of the United States."
Qassim Abdul-Zahra, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 1:45pm
An Iraqi Interior Ministry unit accused of abusing civilian detainees while fighting the Islamic State group in Mosul has released videos it says refutes the allegations reported by Germany's Der Spiegel magazine.
Lorne Cook and Angela Charlton, Associated Press | Posted
May 25th - 12:11pm
Meeting fellow NATO leaders for the first time, President Donald Trump aggressively challenged them Thursday to spend more on their own defense, putting the alliance under exceptional pressure to become tougher, sharper and newly relevant.