A bankruptcy in the Philippines sparks concerns of Chinese firms taking over a former US naval base

A bankruptcy in the Philippines sparks concerns of Chinese firms taking over a former US naval base Philippine officials are exploring ways to take over a shipyard located…

Officials rejected Jared Kushner for top secret security clearance, but were overruled

Officials rejected Jared Kushner for top secret security clearance, but were overruled Jared Kushner’s application for a top secret clearance was rejected after a background check raised concerns…

Trump Says He’ll Delay Speech Until After Shutdown, as Democrats Draft Border Security Plan

Trump Says He’ll Delay Speech Until After Shutdown, as Democrats Draft Border Security Plan Democratic leaders said they were prepared to match the amount requested by President Trump,…

How long will it take to build the border wall? Years longer than Trump claims, experts say

How long will it take to build the border wall? Years longer than Trump claims, experts say Trump tweeted Wednesday, without providing evidence, that the wall will be…

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Says Federal Workers Should Take Loans During Shutdown

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Says Federal Workers Should Take Loans During Shutdown Mr. Ross said workers should be able to take out loans to cover their bills because…

Venezuelan defense minister and Russia back Maduro, setting up international standoff

Venezuelan defense minister and Russia back Maduro, setting up international standoff Venezuela’s embattled socialist dictator Nicolas Maduro on Thursday secured the backing of two key allies after several…

White House demands ‘large down payment on the wall’ as Senate tries to reach shutdown deal

White House demands ‘large down payment on the wall’ as Senate tries to reach shutdown deal The statement followed the failure of two Senate bills to end the…