The new privacy guidelines imposed on the CIA by the outgoing Obama administration will change nothing, an analyst says.
US President-elect Donald Trump says he will unify the country amid more protests against his presidency in Washington, DC, on the eve of his inauguration.
Mexico's most notorious drug kingpin "El Chapo" is extradited to the US to face criminal charges.
Ron Paul says there is a neoconservative axis in the Senate, which might destroy America by increasing the military spending.
The US military says its airstrikes have killed two senior al-Qaeda operatives in Syria in two separate incidents.
Obama blasts the Republican-dominated Congress for thwarting his plans to close the notorious Guantanamo military prison.
The US defense secretary says that more than 80 Daesh terrorists have been killed in the latest US airstrikes in Libya.
The Pentagon is in talks with Lockheed Martin to purchase more F-35s amid pressure from Trump to drive down the aircraft’s costs.
US President-elect Donald Trump has proposed holding parades in Washington, DC, and New York City to display US military power.
The CIA has published new guidelines for collecting, storing and analyzing information on American citizens.
US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says NATO is the most important military alliance in the world.
The US is using Turkey as a camouflage to achieve its objectives in Syria, says an American analyst.
Senator McCain says he is “very concerned” about Trump's nominee for the secretary of state's “friendship” with Putin.
George H.W. Bush says he and his wife could end up “six feet under” if they would attend President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Anti-Trump protesters stage rallies in Washington, DC, and vow to disrupt his inauguration.
The majority of Americans believe that the United States and not Mexico will be the one ending up to pay for Trump's wall on the Mexican border.
The outgoing US president says Israel’s settlement activities are making a "two-state solution impossible."
The administration of Barack Obama is intentionally creating problems for incoming US President Donald Trump, says an analyst.
Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has been a vocal opponent of the Obama administration's policy of regime change in Syria.
The White House has acknowledged President Barack Obama’s failure to close the Guantanamo prison.
The president-elect's pick for UN ambassador will question US funding for the world body during her confirmation hearing.
The outgoing US vice president says Russia seeks to collapse the international order by meddling in the democratic process of other nations.
US President-elect Donald Trump may decide to dismantle the Iran nuclear agreement in order to satisfy the Israel lobby, says an American political analyst.
US President Barack Obama has granted clemency in a number of high-profile cases, in one of his final acts as president.
The US Secretary of State warns the next administration that canceling the Iran nuclear deal would irreparably harm the US.
The United States vows to step up support for the Turkish forces by conducting airstrikes in Syria’s al-Bab.
With only days left of his administration, US President Barack Obama pays $500 million for a UN program to help poor countries cut their greenhouse gases in a fight for a better climate worldwide.
The NATO military alliance has become too large and is involved in “illegal wars,” a former American intelligence linguist says.
Wilbur Ross who is nominated by Donald Trump to help implement his trade agenda has moved 2700 jobs out of the US.
US President-elect Donald Trump will begin his term in office on Friday with an approval rating of just 40 percent, a new poll shows.
The US is increasing airdrops of supplies, ranging from small arms ammunition to vehicles, to militants in Syria, a report says.
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Several people have been injured after being shot during MLK celebrations in Miami.
John Brennan says the incoming US president crossed a line by likening the US intelligence community to Nazi Germany.
Oslo ignores Moscow's warnings and hosts hundreds of US Marines, as part of the first permanent foreign troop deployment in the country since WWII.
Over 2 dozen Democratic lawmakers say they will be absent from the next US president's swearing-in ceremony.
The US does not play any role and has no credibility in the Middle East region, an analyst says.
Monica Crowley, the security adviser of US President-elect Donald Trump, quits amid plagiarism allegations.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has criticized President-elect Donald Trump for stepping into the politics of Germany.
Both the US and Russia should cut back their nuclear arsenals, an American author says.
Germany says America’s wars and its “flawed interventionist policy” have destabilized the Middle East.
The outgoing US president is marking the first anniversary of the Iran nuclear deal with a warning to Donald Trump.
Visiting Ukraine, US VP Joe Biden says the world must resist Russian "coercion and aggression."
The incoming US president says he will lift sanctions on Russia if the Kremlin agrees to reduce its nuclear weapons.
President Obama has asked the Persian Gulf Arab state to accept 10 more Guantanamo inmates before he leaves office.
President Obama says “despite all the noise and hullabaloo” the US and Israel are still close allies.
The outgoing US attorney general warns that hatred and intolerance threaten the US ahead of Trump’s inauguration.
Republican attempts to repeal the Obamacare has prompted major rallies in several parts of the US.
Donald Trump has blasted CIA Director John Brennan, asking if he is the “leaker of Fake News?”
Donald Trump says the UK’s decision to leave the EU is “smart” because the bloc acts as a “vehicle” for Germany.
US President Barack Obama hails President-elect Donald Trump for being a "change candidate," asserting that he has a thing for “making a connection.”
Russia’s hacking efforts in the run-up to the US 2016 presidential election “did have an impact” on the outcome, claims a top Democrat.
It was Barack Obama's failed policy to balkanize Syria that led to the country's devastation, says an analyst.
The CIA boss says incoming US President Donald Trump should choose his words wisely and realize their possible impact.
US President-elect Donald Trump has sparked outrage by attacking Congressman John Lewis after the civil rights icon said he would skip Trump’s inauguration.
A top aide to Donald Trump says reports about the president-elect’s upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin are not true.
Kentucky officers shot a woman who allegedly killed her husband and two teenage daughters.
President Barack Obama is making sure Donald Trump cannot change the geopolitical dynamics in the Middle East, says an analyst.
Parts of the central US grapple with road-glazing ice that has left at least four people dead in car accidents.
A growing number of US Democratic politicians say they intend to shun the incoming president's inauguration on Friday.
Washington imposes new sanctions against the Syrian military, government officials and a tech company.
A newly-released video shows US police tackling, beating black man suspected of stealing his own car.
Poland officially welcomes a large NATO deployment of US troops on its soil.
US President-elect Donald Trump is preparing to take control of the White House on January 20 with the lowest recorded approval rating, a Gallup poll shows.
Civil rights activists kick off a week of protests ahead of Donald Trump's presidential inauguration with a march in Washington.
Donald Trump will only use the “one China” policy as a bargaining chip in trade talks with China, says an analyst.
The Army general who will oversee Donald Trump’s inauguration has been ordered to step down during the event.
The outgoing US president warns his successor in a veiled message that "anything you say can move markets or start wars."
The US is ending some economic sanctions on Sudan as a reward for Khartoum’s closer ties with the West, a journalist says.
The US president-elect has said that he will not commit to the “One China” policy unless Beijing changes its currency and trade policies.
The outgoing US ambassador to the UN has urged President-elect Donald Trump to preserve the Iran nuclear deal.
US lawmaker and civil rights leader John Lewis says he won't attend Trump's inauguration because he was not elected in an open democratic process.
The US president-elect has expressed willingness to remove harsh economic sanctions against Moscow if it cooperates with Washington.
A US report says police in the city of Chicago routinely violate the civil rights of citizens, particularly black and Latino communities.
The US Senate Intelligence Committee says it will probe into Russian alleged hacking of the 2016 presidential election.
An analyst warns that China can seriously undermine the US economy if Washington does not stop its meddling in Beijing’s affairs.
In the last days of his presidency, Barack Obama has declared the continuation of a national emergency against Iran.
The US Justice Department says police officers in Chicago have become too violent in dealing with racial minorities.
The US House of Representatives has approved a resolution that allows Republicans to start repealing Obamacare.
Cutting US funding to the UN would endanger American interests, says the country's ambassador to the world body.
Barack Obama lifts the decades-old trade embargo against Sudan in a bid to improve bilateral ties between Washington and Khartoum.
A former US Senate policy adviser says there are some disagreements between Donald Trump and some of his nominees for top jobs.
Donald Trump's Pentagon pick, James Mattis, says the US needs to be ready to confront Russia.
Donald Trump has again accused the country’s spy agencies of leaking “phony allegations” against him to the media.
Two hawkish senators introduce a bill to cut off funding to the UN over last month's resolution against Israeli settlements.
Human Right Watch warns that Donald Trump and the rise of "demagogues" in Europe pose a "profound threat" to human rights.
The 20-year-old policy allowed any Cuban migrant who arrives in the US to become legal resident after a year.
Joe Biden has rejected the claims of compromising material on President-elect Trump as “unsubstantiated”.
US fast-food workers have taken part on nationwide protests to denounce President-elect Donald Trump's pick for labor secretary.
Rex Tillerson’s belligerence towards Beijing bodes ill for the future of US-Chinese relations under the Trump presidency, an analyst says.
Incoming US President Donald Trump has warned that the CNN news network “is in a total meltdown.”