Opinion

Trump's asylum ban will worsen a crisis the US helped create

The Trump administration's near-total ban on asylum seekers at the southern border is illegal and immoral.

Lauren Carasik

by Lauren Carasik

Lauren Carasik

Donald Trump

Trump sues in New York to try to block tax return subpoena

Trump asks federal judge to stop tax returns from being sent to New York prosecutors.

Trump sues in New York to try to block tax return subpoena

United States

Trump rejects report of complaint about call with foreign leader

Washington Post reports that a Trump promise to a foreign leader prompted US official to file whistle-blower complaint.

Trump rejects report of complaint about call with foreign leader

Donald Trump

Who is Robert O'Brien, Trump's national security adviser pick?

Trump says he will name the lawyer and hostage negotiator as hawkish John Bolton's replacement.

Who is Robert O'Brien, Trump's national security adviser pick?

AJ Impact

Trump to stop California from toughening emissions standards

The Trump administration plans to revoke the state's authority to set rules that are stricter than Federal guidelines.

Trump to stop California from toughening emissions standards

AJ IMPACT

Trump orders more Iran sanctions as Saudis show attack evidence

Iran again denies involvement in Saudi oil attacks as Riyadh presents 'material evidence' from its inquiry.

Trump orders more Iran sanctions as Saudis show attack evidence

Donald Trump

Trump names Robert O'Brien as new national security adviser

Hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien, who has a history in Republican foreign policy circles, will replace John Bolton.

Trump names Robert O'Brien as new national security adviser

Middle East

Saudi oil attacks: Pence repeats Trump's 'locked and loaded' line

US vice president says Pompeo heading to Saudi Arabia, US 'evaluating evidence' following attacks on Saudi oil plants.

Saudi oil attacks: Pence repeats Trump's 'locked and loaded' line

Donald Trump

Who will replace Bolton as Trump's national security adviser?

Trump says his shortlist includes, Ricky Waddell, Keith Kellogg, Robert O'Brien, Fred Fleitz and Lisa Gordon-Hagerty,

Who will replace Bolton as Trump's national security adviser?

Mueller Probe

Lewandowski defends Trump at chaotic impeachment hearing

Corey Lewandowski assails 'angry Democrats', repeatedly refuses to answer questions about his conversations with Trump.

Lewandowski defends Trump at chaotic impeachment hearing

Middle East

Saudi oil strikes: Will Gulf 'powder-keg' detonate?

As questions swirl over the Saudi oil attacks, all eyes are on the Middle East to see if tensions finally boil over.

Saudi oil strikes: Will Gulf 'powder-keg' detonate?

Middle East

Trump says he would 'certainly like to avoid' war with Iran

Trump says it 'certainly' looks like Iran was behind Saudi Arabia oil plants attacks, but US wants 'definitive' proof.

Trump says he would 'certainly like to avoid' war with Iran

AJ Impact

US and Japan reach preliminary trade deal

US President Donald Trump told Congress that he expects to enter into agreements in the coming weeks.

US and Japan reach preliminary trade deal

Donald Trump

'Probably not': Trump rules out North Korea visit for now

US president also says he is 'sure' North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would 'love' to visit the United States.

'Probably not': Trump rules out North Korea visit for now

AJ Impact

Price of oil jumps nearly 15 percent amid Middle East volatility

With the attacks on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia, fears of wider conflict and retaliation spooked energy markets.

Price of oil jumps nearly 15 percent amid Middle East volatility