Migrant caravan re-forms in Mexico, members vow to reach US

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico — Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, about 2,000 Central American migrants swam or rafted across a river separating that country from Guatemala, re-formed their mass caravan in Mexico and vowed to resume their…

Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters

Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters ImageRepresentative Don Bacon at the Republican Business and Professional Women’s candidate forum in Omaha. He is finding that immigration keeps coming up.CreditCreditWalker Pickering for The New York Times By Jeremy…

Trump Plans to Tear Up a 31-Year-Old Nuclear Weapons Treaty. Now What?

President Donald Trump revealed Saturday the United States intends to withdraw from a 31-year-old nuclear weapons agreement with Russia, delivering a severe blow to the arms control regime that helped preserve peace since the Cold War. “We’re going to terminate…

Scandal Over Dead Journalist Jolts Heir to Saudi Throne

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Trump Buys The Saudi Line On Jamal Khashoggi. Congress Doesn't Have To.

WASHINGTON ― Saudi Arabia’s stunning Friday night admission that its officials killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi represented “a good first step” for President Donald Trump, but prompted immediate skepticism and anger from Congress, including top figures in Trump’s own party. Now it’s…

Washington Post publisher calls Saudi announcement on Khashoggi a 'coverup'

And the Post is putting even more pressure on President Trump, the US Congress and other countries to hold the Saudis accountable. “The Saudis cannot be allowed to fabricate a face-saving solution to an atrocity that appears to have been…

In death, Saudi writer's mild calls for reform grew into a defiant shout

When he began his self-imposed exile to Washington last year, Jamal Khashoggi described himself simply as one “independent journalist using his pen for the good of his country.” With his brutal killing in Turkey this month, the Saudi journalist became…

Trump says US is ending decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia

“Russia has violated the agreement. They’ve been violating it for many years,” Trump told reporters before boarding Air Force One to leave Nevada following a campaign rally. “And I don’t know why President Obama didn’t negotiate or pull out. And…

Angela Merkel and Other European Leaders Press for Facts About Jamal Khashoggi's Death

German Chancellor Angela Merkel led a chorus of European leaders pressing Saudi Arabia to come clean about how and why government critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed. While U.S. President Donald Trump called the Saudi response and admission that Khashoggi was…