Immigration

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

Immigrant advocates decry move, saying prolonged detention would traumatise immigrant children.

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

AJ Impact

Venezuelan crisis: Stateless children facing limbo in Colombia

Colombia says it will claim the offspring of refugees born within its borders. But can Bogota afford to be generous?

Venezuelan crisis: Stateless children facing limbo in Colombia

AJ Impact

Propelled by Fed rate cut, US existing home sales rise

As the central bank proceeds with a policy of monetary easing, the housing market appears to be picking up momentum.

Propelled by Fed rate cut, US existing home sales rise

Opinion

Redefining 'terrorism' in America

What will it take to call violence inspired by white supremacy 'terrorism'?

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Opinion

The political impotence of the Muslim American community

Today prominent Muslim American figures and organisations stifle the spirit of political resistance in our community.

Ali Al-Arian

by Ali Al-Arian

Ali Al-Arian

Venezuela

US and Venezuela confirm 'secret' talks

Venezuela's Maduro says the countries have been talking 'for months', but it is not known which officials are involved.

US and Venezuela confirm 'secret' talks

Australia

Australia joins US-led naval mission in Strait of Hormuz

Australian PM says it's within country's 'national interest' to work with US-led security mission.

Australia joins US-led naval mission in Strait of Hormuz

US & Canada

Are US visa rules stifling research and innovation?

Scientists and scholars from around the world face difficulties entering country for fact-finding programmes and education.

Are US visa rules stifling research and innovation?

Donald Trump

Trump slammed for saying Jews disloyal if they vote for Democrats

Amid ongoing attacks against Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, Trumps calls majority of Jews in the US uninformed.

Trump slammed for saying Jews disloyal if they vote for Democrats

AJ IMPACT

Donald Trump dismisses economy slowdown concerns

The US is experiencing its lowest unemployment rate in more than a half-century.

Donald Trump

Trump says appropriate to let Russia join G7

Russia was pushed out of the G8 in 2014 because of its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.

Trump says appropriate to let Russia join G7

AJ Impact

Iran: US sanctions cost market 2.7 million barrels of oil per day

Data shows Iran exported roughly 100,000 barrels per day in July.

Iran: US sanctions cost market 2.7 million barrels of oil per day

AJ Impact

Big Tech investigation: US antitrust chief working with states

Google, Amazon, Facebook and possibly Apple face a federal government inquiry into anti-competitive practices.

Big Tech investigation: US antitrust chief working with states

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Risky banks: US regulators ease trading rules for big banks

After years of lobbying, Wall Street gets a revamped version of the Volcker Rule under the Trump administration.

Risky banks: US regulators ease trading rules for big banks

Gun control

Trump says administration talking to Democrats about gun measures

Trump provides no details but says administration in 'meaningful' talks on legislation after mass shootings in the US.

Trump says administration talking to Democrats about gun measures