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The US Olympic Committee has advised athletes taking part in the upcoming Sochi Games to avoid wearing their uniforms or ...0 Comments
The United States signed anti- tax fraud pacts with Canada and Hungary this week, expanding its drive to combat offshore ...0 Comments
India has warned the United States of consequences for its companies if lawmakers tighten visa rules on high-tech firms as ...0 Comments
Openly gay tennis legend Billie Jean King will attend the Winter Olympics' closing ceremony on February 23 as part of ...0 Comments
US regulators Friday banned four types of small cigarettes known as bidis made by an Indian company, marking the Food ...0 Comments
The surging price of Microsoft shares returned US tech tycoon Bill Gates back to the top of Forbes's world's billionaires ...0 Comments
Can the International Monetary Fund say "no" to Ukraine?
Called to the rescue by Kiev, the global crisis lender is under ...
Barcelona's four-time world player of the year Lionel Messi is a leading supporter of the fight against the spread of ...0 Comments
US newspapers suffered further revenue declines in 2013, seeing only mixed success in a transition to digital, according to industry ...0 Comments
The United States has been moving cautiously in slapping sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis, keen to keep its ...0 Comments
Jurgen Klinsmann has not hesitated to take unpopular decisions in his mission to toughen up the United States team going ...0 Comments
A transfer of Cesc Fabregas from Barcelona to English club Chelsea will be "a pity" for his current club, his ...0 Comments
Spain are expecting to feel the heat in their World Cup title defense, and not just from their rivals. Barcelona ...0 Comments
Nathan Walker, who last month became the first Australian drafted into the NHL, has inked a three-year, entry-level contract with ...0 Comments
Canadian second seed Milos Raonic and Japan's fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori advanced while US fifth seed John Isner lost Wednesday in ...0 Comments
Wimbledon semi-finalist Milos Raonic and 2013 US Open semi-finalist Richard Gasquet advanced to the last four of the ATP and ...0 Comments
Milos Raonic, coming off his first Grand Slam semi-final at Wimbledon, and double-duty winner Vasek Pospisil will meet Sunday in ...0 Comments
The United States and Iran have denied plans for any military coordination in the fight against Islamic State militants operating ...0 Comments
The FBI and US Justice Department prosecutors have recommended bringing felony charges against retired General David Petraeus for allegedly providing ...0 Comments
The United States has issued a global travel warning after recent terror attacks in France, Australia and Canada. (French End ...0 Comments
The US unemployment rate fell to 5.6 percent in December, the lowest level in six and a half years, as ...0 Comments
Mexico's Gold Cup triumph will not be complete without a victory over the United States in an October playoff for ...0 Comments
Japan's fifth-ranked Kei Nishikori rallied to defeat Australian James Duckworth 6-7 (8/10), 6-1, 6-4 Tuesday and reach the third round ...0 Comments
Japan's fifth-ranked Kei Nishikori and Croatia's eighth-ranked Marin Cilic will meet in a rematch of last year's US Open final ...
Republican White House hopeful Jeb Bush on Monday accused Asians of abusing rules allowing infants born in the United States ...0 Comments
The United States expects to accept between 5,000 and 8,000 Syrian refugees in 2016, officials said Monday.
State Department spokesman John ...
President Barack Obama says the biggest mistake of his presidency was a lack of planning for the aftermath of the ...
The vast majority of companies that received money from the World Bank's private lending arm last year to finance investment ...
US President Barack Obama said his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin is trying to undermine European unity, which he sees as ...
The US attorney general quashed staff proposals to prosecute banking giant HSBC over money laundering in 2012 because of worries ...
Sam Querrey made a triumphant start to his first event since stunning top-ranked Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, rallying Tuesday to ...
Hillary Clinton got a support bounce of four to seven percentage points after the Democratic National Convention and now holds ...
White House hopeful Donald Trump, already deserted by some fellow Republicans, came under sharp scrutiny Tuesday over controversial comments that ...0 Comments
Donald Trump has demanded that Hillary Clinton shut down the charitable foundation founded by her husband, former US president Bill ...
Fresh from a two-week vacation, President Barack Obama visits flood-hit Louisiana on Tuesday, hoping to offer support to devastated communities ...
Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost four sponsorship deals Monday -- a major financial hit for the embattled gold medalist stemming ...
Former US defense secretary Robert Gates issued a sharp critique of both presidential candidates in the Wall Street Journal, but ...
A broad coalition of US states and powerful business federations went to court Tuesday to block the Obama administration's move ...
Nearly 400 global scientists have signed an open letter slamming Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for vowing to withdraw from ...
The arm of the World Bank serving the poorest countries has received its first-ever public credit ratings, allowing it to ...
The Federal Reserve kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged for the sixth straight meeting Wednesday, saying it needs to see ...
President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed a bill allowing 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia, risking fierce public backlash and ...
Moody's cut Turkey's sovereign debt rating by one notch to the speculative or "junk" level of "Ba1" Friday, saying the ...
Oxfam International on Friday called for prudence following the World Bank's announcement that it would tap capital markets for funds ...
With spats over Apple and Deutsche Bank and squabbles about Airbus and Boeing, approaching elections on both sides of the ...
White House candidate Donald Trump desperately needs a strong debate performance against Hillary Clinton Sunday, with stakes sky-high following intense ...0 Comments
Donald Trump's capture of the White House should serve as warning to policymakers responding to similar populism in Europe, European ...
The International Monetary Fund on Monday boosted its estimates for US growth on expected stimulus spending by the incoming Trump ...
Walmart announced on Tuesday it will invest $6.8 billion in the United States and create 10,000 jobs in stores and ...
US authorities on Wednesday announced a $5.28 billion settlement with the European banking giant Credit Suisse, adding to the list ...
US Secretary of Defense James Mattis reassured NATO allies that Washington had an "unshakeable commitment" to the military alliance, despite ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau failed to paper over differences on the treatment of refugees ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump on Monday called for "reciprocal" trade with Canada and to build bridges of commerce across the ...
Donald Trump will have a chance to breathe new momentum into his month-old presidency in an address to Congress Tuesday ...0 Comments
From Colorado's state Capitol to Trump Tower in New York and the Washington Monument, groups of hundreds of people rallied ...0 Comments
Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Monday that the United States has warned that annexing the West Bank would ...0 Comments
A company owned by the family of President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is set to receive more than $400 ...
World Bank investments in commercial financial institutions is indirectly allowing land-grabs, evictions and pollution in Southeast Asia, a watchdog group ...
Stark differences between President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on everything from trade to immigration were in full ...0 Comments
The World Bank on Sunday announced $57 billion in financing for sub-Saharan Africa over the next three fiscal years.
Of that ...
Sales of new US homes rose sharply in February, to their highest level in seven months, while the average price ...0 Comments
The International Monetary Fund said Thursday it will "soon" announce a new date to approve the next $1 billion loan ...
The White House released the official portrait of First Lady Melania Trump, with the photograph of the former model dividing ...0 Comments
A US lawmaker pledged his support for Pakistani Americans and said he will work to ensure civil liberties of all ...0 Comments
Samsung and Apple maintained their leadership in the smartphone market in early 2017 while Chinese-based Huawei's strong growth cemented its ...
Donald Trump thinks Chinese President Xi Jinping is "putting pressure" on North Korea, the US president said in an interview ...0 Comments
Security researchers on Monday reported signs of a potential North Korea link to the massive cyberattack campaign that sparked havoc ...0 Comments
Turkey's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets with President Donald Trump at the White House Tuesday, hoping to repair ties frayed ...
US President Donald Trump's administration on Thursday launched the 90-day countdown to renegotiating the three-nation North American Free Trade Agreement.
A White House in crisis scrambled to allay public concern over reports that Donald Trump's son-in-law sought a secret communications ...0 Comments
A top secret US report showing that hackers from Russian military intelligence tried repeatedly to break into US voting systems ...0 Comments
US Pentagon chief Jim Mattis told lawmakers Monday he was "shocked" by the state of the US military's readiness, blaming ...
Pentagon chief Jim Mattis told lawmakers Monday he was "shocked" by the state of the US military's readiness, blaming legal ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump will speak by telephone with the leaders of China and Japan on Sunday, in talks likely to ...0 Comments
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was hospitalized over the weekend in London but released on Monday, the Fed said.
Yellen was ...
The global economy is strengthening but the International Monetary Fund warned on Wednesday that leaders of the Group of 20 ...
A former US Olympic gymnastics team doctor accused of molesting more than 100 female athletes pleaded guilty Tuesday to three ...0 Comments
US top seed John Isner blasted 17 aces Sunday in defeating Australian qualifier Matthew Ebden 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) to win ...
Brazilian superstar striker Neymar will stay with Barcelona, according to teammate Gerard Pique, who posted a Twitter message on the ...0 Comments
Neymar, serene amid a frenzy of transfer speculation, scored the first-half goal that gave Barcelona a 1-0 victory over Manchester ...
Manchester City posted a convincing 3-0 win over English Premiership rivals Tottenham on Saturday in an International Champions Cup friendly ...0 Comments
John Isner claimed his fourth ATP Atlanta title on Sunday, saving a set-point in both sets en route to a ...
Top-10 rivals Kei Nishikori and Alexander Zverev advanced to a semi-final showdown at the ATP and WTA City Open on ...0 Comments
The debut of video review in Major League Soccer on Saturday saw FC Dallas become the league's first club to ...
Alexander Zverev issued a warning to top ATP rivals Sunday after winning the Citi Open for his fourth title of ...
President Donald Trump on Saturday reassured Guam it was secure amid mounting regional tensions, vowing that American military forces "stand ...0 Comments
Russian chess legend Garry Kasparov finally claimed his first victory Wednesday during his much-watched comeback tournament in Missouri following 12 ...0 Comments
Russian chess legend Garry Kasparov concluded his keenly awaited comeback Friday, ending a week of games in which he showed ...
Donald Trump's son-in-law and top aide, Jared Kushner, has been registered to vote as a woman for eight years, US ...0 Comments
A majority of US voters believe Donald Trump is not fit to be president and only 36 percent approve of ...0 Comments
The head of the US Environmental Protection Agency said on Monday that President Donald Trump's administration will move to repeal ...0 Comments
Washington is "not taking sides" following clashes between Iraqi forces and the country's Kurds, US President Donald Trump said Monday, ...
The United States vowed Wednesday to work with India in preference to China over the next century to promote a ...
The United States will resume accepting refugees after a 120-day ban, but arrivals from 11 "high-risk" countries, most of them ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump on Friday appointed White House budget director Mick Mulvaney to head a financial watchdog that the ...
US sales of new single-family homes quickened for the second straight month in October, rising to the highest level since ...
President Donald Trump returned to work at a festively decorated White House this week, facing a formidable to-do list that ...
International leaders warned US President Donald Trump on Tuesday that he risked outraging Muslims and jeopardising Middle East peace efforts ...
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday reminded his US counterpart Donald Trump of his responsibility to history over his decision ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump used the launch of his first National Security Strategy on Monday to laud the benefits of cooperation ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump lashed out at Pakistan on Monday in his first tweet of 2018, threatening to cut off ...0 Comments
Donald Trump's political future may well hinge on 2018, when he risks losing control of Congress in crucial elections that ...0 Comments
Russian election interference has not stopped and Moscow can be expected to meddle in the 2018 US vote, Central Intelligence ...0 Comments
The United States and Russia are pledging to abide by a treaty limiting strategic nuclear weapons that took effect on ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump signaled support Monday for improving background gun checks amid mounting pressure for reform in the wake ...0 Comments
The Golden State Warriors used their day off in Washington to take a group of children to a museum, and ...0 Comments
The White House signaled Wednesday it would water down plans for contentious tariffs, in the face of threats from trade ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump will not travel to Israel next week for the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, ...0 Comments
US Democrats on Monday urged President Donald Trump not to squander the "historic" opportunity of a face-to-face summit with North ...0 Comments
A hostage drama in Florida ended Monday with the death of four children at the hands of a gunman, who ...0 Comments
A jubilant-sounding President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that his "deal" with Kim Jong Un has ended the North Korean nuclear ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump vowed on Monday that the United States would not become a "migrant camp" as he faced mounting ...0 Comments
North Korea has already begun its denuclearization, US President Donald Trump said Thursday, after many observers greeted with skepticism the ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump on Sunday said migrants who "invade" the US should be deprived of legal due process, reinforcing ...0 Comments
Melania Trump will meet undocumented child immigrants this week, several days after a previous visit as lawmakers engage in high-stakes ...0 Comments
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spent four days in East Asia trying to keep on the rails key relationships-two friendly, ...0 Comments
Europe is "possibly as bad as China" on trade, US President Donald Trump said in an interview broadcast Sunday, with ...0 Comments
The US Commerce Department recommended against approval of China Mobile's seven year old application to enter the domestic market on ...
England and Manchester United top career goalscorer Wayne Rooney praised his homeland's "fantastic" World Cup effort on Monday, cheering the ...0 Comments
Hard work and peak fitness are the major concerns for world number two Caroline Wozniacki as she starts her first ...0 Comments
Two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova saved four match points and rallied to defeat Croatia's Donna Vekic and win her ...0 Comments
A moment of magic from Wayne Rooney fired DC United to a last-gasp 3-2 victory over Orlando in Major League ...0 Comments
Donald Trump on Monday bowed to pressure to honor the late John McCain, ordering the lowering of flags across the ...0 Comments
Jordan Spieth has struggled all year with putting woes and swing issues, but the three-time major champion is finding his ...0 Comments
It was "Lehman Weekend." The moment in September 2008 when the 150-year-old investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed, precipitating the worst ...0 Comments
Two ex-presidents from opposingparties united Saturday to honor US senator John McCain, in a momentous
funeral that championed his aspirations of ...
US President Donald Trump on Monday warned Syria against launching an attack on the country's last rebel stronghold with the ...0 Comments
His name will not be on the ballot, but President Donald Trump will be there in spirit when Americans vote ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump paid tribute Tuesday to the "heroes" who fought back against hijackers on September 11, 2001, vowing he ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump stood firmly by his Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh Monday after allegations that the conservative judge ...0 Comments
Stormy Daniels, the porn star who claims to have slept with Donald Trump over a decade ago, says in her ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump unveiled a new strategy Tuesday aimed at reducing the risks of man-made and naturally occurring biological ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump on Wednesday said US relations with North Korea are making "tremendous progress" from the days before his ...
Donald Trump faced a new challenge to his authority Friday after US media reported that his deputy attorney general had ...0 Comments
The US economy is cranking out robust figures 10 years after the start of the global financial crisis: strong growth, ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump on Friday ordered a new FBI investigation into sexual assault allegations against his Supreme Court pick, ...0 Comments
At a Boston technology conference last month, computer scientist Alex Halderman showed how easy it was to hack into an ...0 Comments
Conservative US judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court Saturday by a razor-thin margin in the Senate, ending ...0 Comments
When asked in an interview why she chose cyber bullying as a pet cause, US President Donald Trump's wife had ...0 Comments
Saudi Arabia is considering an admission that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died during an interrogation that went wrong, US media reported ...0 Comments
Hurricane Michael killed at least 30 people in four states, as the storm made its way through the southeastern United ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Honduras he will cut millions of dollars in aid if a group of about ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump on Wednesday denied covering up for ally Saudi Arabia in the suspected murder of a critical journalist ...0 Comments
Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi criticized Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's "authoritarian rule" shortly before his death, in an interview published ...0 Comments
A new US "Space Force" will soon take shape but will at least initially be a step below the proposed ...0 Comments
The order to murder Saudi journalist and regime critic Jamal Khashoggi came from "the highest levels" of the Riyadh government, ...0 Comments
Donald Trump embarked on a whirlwind final push across three states Monday to stop Democrats from breaking his Republicans' stranglehold ...0 Comments
Americans started voting Tuesday in critical midterm elections that mark the first major voter test of Donald Trump's presidency, with ...0 Comments
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday abruptly shelved plans to meet a top North Korean official in New ...0 Comments
Wayne Rooney says he is honoured to make a final appearance for England and happy for manager Gareth Southgate to ...0 Comments
As the winners of the biggest corporate prize in decades - the new Amazon headquarters - relished their victory, debate ...0 Comments
Auto production and mining slowed sharply in October but not by enough to halt the continued and accelerating output by ...
US President Donald Trump said Monday he expected to raise the punitive tariff rates on hundreds of billions in Chinese ...
Next week in Poland, a discreet delegation of American diplomats will settle in for two weeks of international climate negotiations ...
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday that Russia tried to meddle in the US midterm elections last month - ...
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania paid their respects Monday to late president George H.W. Bush, whose remains lay ...0 Comments
Former US vice president Joe Biden has stoked speculation he may run for the White House in 2020 by saying ...0 Comments
The United States and Britain accused Russia on Friday of fabricating a story about chemical weapons use by Syrian rebels ...
Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of ...0 Comments
Even as the last pockets of resistance in eastern Syria hold their ground, the Islamic State group is shapeshifting into ...0 Comments
The US Senate dealt President Donald Trump a double blow over Saudi Arabia on Thursday, approving a resolution to end ...0 Comments
A federal judge in Texas ruled Friday that the US health care law known as Obamacare is unconstitutional - a ...0 Comments
Donald Trump announced Friday that his budget director Mick Mulvaney will step in as acting chief of staff to replace ...0 Comments
A federal judge accused President Donald Trump's former national security chief Michael Flynn Tuesday of selling out the United States ...
The US government shutdown may have temporarily dimmed Washington's National Christmas Tree but never fear, Santa Claus still came to ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump threatened Friday to seal the US-Mexico border "entirely" if Congress does not approve billions of dollars in ...
President Donald Trump on Tuesday invited Republican and Democratic leaders from Congress for a meeting to seek an end to ...0 Comments
Patrick Shanahan, the acting US defense secretary, started his first full day at the Pentagon's helm Wednesday by telling colleagues ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump said "bye-bye" and stormed out of negotiations Wednesday on funding a US-Mexico border wall when Democratic ...0 Comments
Democratic US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, an outspoken Donald Trump critic and champion of women's issues including the #MeToo movement, announced ...0 Comments
As Donald Trump seeks progress with North Korea at a second summit, the United States has a series of cards ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump promises a shift to sunny optimism in the State of the Union speech but with his congressional ...0 Comments
US President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he expected the ISIS to lose all remaining territory in Syria in a ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump, who delights in confounding health experts with his junk food cravings and disinclination to exercise, is "in ...0 Comments
The Trump administration's new rules for a US visa program widely used for technology workers are getting cautious praise from ...0 Comments
Ilhan Omar, one of the first two Muslim women in the US Congress, "unequivocally" apologized Monday after suggesting US support ...0 Comments
President Donald Trump indicated Tuesday that he will walk back his threat to shut the government even if he does ...0 Comments