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Report: US misled public on progress in Afghanistan war

Dec 9, 2019 • 5:23 PM ET World The Washington Times  

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government across three White House administrations misled the public about failures in the Afghanistan war, often …

ArQule and Fate Therapeutics soar; Sanofi and Diplomat fall

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:34 PM ET World The Washington Times  

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: Sanofi, down 73 cents to $45.30 The drug developer is buying …

Pennsylvania warns county over defying voting machine edict

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:20 PM ET World The Washington Times  

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania county is being told it would lose out on millions of dollars in aid and almost certainly be sued by the state …

Arizona Gov. Ducey cheered for welcoming refugees

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:30 PM ET World The Washington Times  

PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey was cheered from both sides of the political aisle after telling President Donald Trump's administration the …

NATO conference canceled after US ambassador Carla Sands blocks speaker critical of Trump

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:14 PM ET World USA TODAY  

Stanley Sloan said he was told the U.S. Embassy "vetoed my participation due to my critical evaluation of Trump's impact on transatlantic relations." …

Diplomats: US backs out of North Korea human rights meeting

Dec 9, 2019 • 2:04 PM ET World The Washington Times  

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The United States changed its mind and is now refusing to sign a letter that would have authorized the U.N. Security Council to …

Lebanon protesters scuffle with lawmaker’s bodyguards

Dec 9, 2019 • 12:59 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Lebanese soldiers have had to separate protesters and the bodyguards of a member of parliament after scuffles broke out under heavy rain in the …

AP Exclusive: Troops that defied Maduro have fled Venezuela

Dec 9, 2019 • 12:50 PM ET World The Washington Times  

MIAMI (AP) - For seven nerve-wracking months, they slept through the day in cramped quarters on cold floors, while spending their nights in prayer, …

US airstrike kills extremist rebel in Somalia, say officials

Dec 9, 2019 • 12:48 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Intelligence officials in Somalia say an airstrike conducted by the U.S. military in the country’s south killed a senior extremist of the al-Shabab …

Messi’s hometown offers emotional trip to his childhood

Dec 9, 2019 • 12:16 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Soccer wasn’t always Lionel Messi’s favorite …

Why Trump’s ‘strong Denuclearization Agreement’ with Kim Jong Un turned out to be so weak

Dec 9, 2019 • 12:12 PM ET World The Washington Post  

The summit in Singapore that yielded the agreement was a spectacle, but it offered few specifics on the path …

Trump, Dems in tentative deal on North American trade pact

Dec 9, 2019 • 11:43 AM ET World The Washington Times  

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats have reached a tentative agreement with labor leaders and the White House over a rewrite of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada …

Vladimir Putin sits down for talks with Ukraine leader for first time

Dec 9, 2019 • 11:40 AM ET World The Washington Times  

PARIS (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky are meeting for the first time at a summit in Paris to find …

Polish school director fired over terror attack exercise

Dec 9, 2019 • 11:32 AM ET World The Washington Post  

A primary school director in Poland has been fired and psychologists are working with traumatized schoolchildren following a terrorist attack exercise …

Amazon says Trump’s ‘improper pressure’ doomed Pentagon bid

Dec 9, 2019 • 11:13 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Amazon says President Donald Trump’s “improper pressure” and behind-the-scenes attacks harmed its chances of winning a $10 billion Pentagon …

'Truth was rarely welcome': US officials held bleak view of war in Afghanistan, documents reveal

Dec 9, 2019 • 10:56 AM ET World USA TODAY  

Many top U.S. officials held sharply negative views of the U.S. entry into Afghanistan and bleak assessments of the prospects for future success.     …

Mexico may accept US steel trade rule, rejects aluminum

Dec 9, 2019 • 10:26 AM ET World The Washington Times  

Mexico may accept U.S. requests for greater regional content on steel, as long as there is a five-year phase-in period. Foreign Relations Secretary …

Mexico recalls Argentina ambassador for alleged book theft

Dec 9, 2019 • 10:22 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Mexico has recalled its ambassador to Argentina after a video surfaced suggesting he may have tried to steal a book from a …

Putin, Zelensky, Merkel join Macron in Paris for talks to end Ukraine’s war

Dec 9, 2019 • 10:02 AM ET World The Washington Post  

It was the first effort in three years to wind back Europe’s most significant military …

Russia calls Olympics ban ‘anti-Russia hysteria’ and politically motivated

Dec 9, 2019 • 9:42 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Clean athletes will be able to compete under a neutral flag, but the doping scandal is a fall from grace for a proud …