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Macron, Le Pen to face off in France’s May 7 presidential election

Far-right firebrand Marine Le Pen and centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron, set to face off in a May 7 French election with major implications for the future of Europe, have very… Read more »

China, Russia send ships after U.S. aircraft carrier

China and Russia, which prioritize stability in the Korean Peninsula, showed concern over the tough U.S. stance, with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov saying the issue should be resolved peacefully… Read more »

With tensions high, Vice President Pence visits Korean demilitarized zone

Vice President Mike Pence on Monday warned North Korea not to test the resolve of the US “or the strength of our military forces,” following a failed North Korean missile… Read more »

N. Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it

  PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump’s tweets are adding fuel to a “vicious cycle” of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, North Korea’s vice foreign minister told The… Read more »

How Difficult Would It Be to Impeach President Trump?

Among his critics, talk of impeachment began long before President Donald Trump even took office. In September, a law professor argued that lawsuits against Trump University had already laid the… Read more »

Bannon in peril? Trump’s criticism worries his populist base

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has declared: “I am my own strategist.” That would seem to bode poorly for his actual strategist, Steve Bannon. And Trump now appears to… Read more »

Russia accuses US of unlawful Syria raid as Tillerson visits

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s top diplomat accused the United States on Wednesday of carrying out an unlawful attack against Syrian President Bashar Assad’s forces as he opened a fraught meeting… Read more »

FBI got court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russia probe – Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The FBI secured a court order in 2016 to secretly surveil the communications of Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, as the… Read more »

Alabama Governor Resigns In Sexting Scandal

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigned Monday rather than face impeachment and pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor campaign violations that arose during an investigation of his alleged… Read more »

North Korea vows response to ‘reckless’ US Navy move

Seoul (AFP) – North Korea denounced the US deployment of a naval strike group to the region Tuesday, warning it is ready for “war” as Washington tightens the screws on… Read more »