WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval, an action Democrats vowed to challenge as a violation of the U.S. Constitution. | Video
BEIJING/WASHINGTON The United States and China will resume trade talks next week in Washington with time running short to ease their bruising trade war, but U.S. President Donald Trump repeated on Friday that he may extend a March 1 deadline for a deal and keep tariffs on Chinese goods from rising. | Video
WASHINGTON/CHICAGO U.S. President Donald Trump has gained weight over the past year and is now in the obese range, although he remains in "very good health overall," according to results of an annual presidential physical examination conducted last week. | Video
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump made the case on Friday that he deserves to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work on North Korea and Syria, but complained he probably would never get the honor.
WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday trade talks with China were "going along very well" as the world's two largest economies try to resolve their seven-month tariff war ahead of a March 1 deadline for a deal.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump will give a speech on Venezuela in Miami on Monday and voice support for Juan Guaido, whom the United States considers the South American country's legitimate president, a White House official said on Wednesday.
EL PASO, Texas Potential White House hopeful Beto O’Rourke accused Donald Trump of fear-mongering on Monday and the Republican president mocked the Democrat as a "young man who lost" in dueling rallies that could preview the tenor of the 2020 election campaign. | Video
WASHINGTON The United States is holding direct communications with members of Venezuela's military urging them to abandon President Nicolas Maduro and is also preparing new sanctions aimed at increasing pressure on him, a senior White House official said.
WASHINGTON, Feb 8 The United States is holding
direct communications with members of Venezuela's military
urging them to abandon leader Nicolas Maduro and is also
preparing new sanctions aimed at increasing pressure on him, a
senior White House official said.
WASHINGTON The United States has sent food and medicine to Colombia's border with Venezuela, U.S. officials said on Tuesday, although it is still unclear how the aid will get past the objections of President Nicolas Maduro, who has blocked shipments in the past.