Iran's Rouhani says US 'lying' about talks offer
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that new US sanctions against senior Iranian officials including top diplomat Mohammad Javad Zarif showed Washington is "lying" about an offer to negotiate.
Trump star vandal arrested for Marilyn statue theft in Hollywood
A man convicted of vandalizing President Donald Trump's sidewalk star in Hollywood last summer has been arrested for stealing a statue of Marilyn Monroe from a nearby monument. Austin Clay, 25, was identified by police from video surveillance footage. Having discovered that he was on parole after a conviction for damaging Trump's star on the…
Leaked documents show 'red flags' of Trump officials
One nominee was flagged for his relationship with Russia, another for his alleged ties to white supremacist groups, and several others for criticizing Donald Trump before he became US president.
US President Trump to visit Seoul after letters with Kim
US President Donald Trump will visit South Korea at the weekend after the G20 summit to discuss deadlocked nuclear talks with the North with President Moon Jae-in, Seoul's presidential office said Monday.
Trump says planned immigration sweep delayed for two weeks
President Donald Trump said Saturday he was delaying a planned immigration sweep for two weeks to allow time for his Republican Party and opposition...
No, Trump doesn't call Mideast plan 'deal of the century'
It has become common in recent months for media reports to say Donald Trump calls his proposed Israeli-Palestinian peace plan the "deal of the century," a phrase seen as indicative of Trump's real estate style of diplomacy.
US writer says Trump sexually assaulted her in mid-90s
An advice columnist for Elle fashion magazine said in an account published Friday that Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in the dressing room of a New York department store more than two decades ago. E. Jean Carroll said the incident occurred in either 1995 or 1996, when Trump was a prominent real estate developer and…
US poised to tighten sanctions on Iran over terror financing
The United States is set to increase pressure on Iran for failing to head off funds to terrorists, threatening new sanctions if Tehran fails to comply, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday. Amid rising tensions in recent days after Iran shot down an American drone, President Donald Trump early Friday appeared to preview the tougher…
Xi muscles in on Trump-Kim 'love' affair
US President Donald Trump once said there was "love" between him and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but Xi Jinping is intruding into the relationship to remind them that China is an indispensable chaperone in their nuclear dance.
Trump says he called off Iran strikes due to high casualty concerns
US President Donald Trump says he called off strikes against Iranian targets because he was told 150 people would die in the attacks, which would not be a "proportionate" response for the downing of an unmanned drone. In a series of tweets on Friday, the president said the US was ready "to retaliate last night…