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Trump slams NY Times for 'foiling' bid to capture ISIS chief

Jul 22, 2017 - 11:15 PM

Trump does not expand on his charge, nor explain what revelation by the daily is supposed to have hampered Baghdadi's capture

Trump slams NY Times for 'foiling' bid to capture ISIS chief

16 Afghan police killed in US strike

Jul 22, 2017 - 4:34 PM

The incident took place as Afghan security forces were clearing a village of Taliban elements

16 Afghan police killed in US strike

U.S. attorney general discussed Trump campaign with Russia envoy – report

Jul 22, 2017 - 9:35 AM

The Washington Post quotes a former official as saying the intercepts suggest Jeff Sessions and Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak had 'substantive' talks on Russia-related matters

U.S. attorney general discussed Trump campaign with Russia envoy – report

Iran accuses U.S. of nuclear deal 'sabotage'

Jul 22, 2017 - 8:23 AM

Tehran's lead nuclear negotiator speaks of instances where the United States 'delayed in fulfilling their commitments' and 'violated the deal'

Iran accuses U.S. of nuclear deal 'sabotage'

White House spokesman Spicer out in shake-up

Jul 22, 2017 - 12:14 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Sean Spicer quits after Trump named Anthony Scaramucci the new White House communications director, a role Spicer had hoped to play

White House spokesman Spicer out in shake-up

Hyperloop or hyperbole? Elon Musk promises NY-DC run in 29 mins

Jul 21, 2017 - 4:04 PM

US entrepreneur Elon Musk says he has received tentative approval from the government to build a conceptual 'hyperloop' system that would blast passenger pods down vacuum-sealed tubes from New York to Washington

Hyperloop or hyperbole? Elon Musk promises NY-DC run in 29 mins

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 21, 2017

Jul 21, 2017 - 10:08 AM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 21, 2017

John McCain after cancer diagnosis: 'I'll be back soon'

Jul 21, 2017 - 8:49 AM

Since the cancer diagnosis, John McCain has been showered with tributes from all sides

John McCain after cancer diagnosis: 'I'll be back soon'

Trump lashes out as presidency hits 6-month mark

Jul 21, 2017 - 7:54 AM

Trump's expansive remarks to The New York Times painted a picture of a president preoccupied by allegations against him

Trump lashes out as presidency hits 6-month mark

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide

Jul 21, 2017 - 3:05 AM

(UPDATED) Los Angeles County coroner's office: 'It is being handled as a possible suicide'

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide

Grab and Uber, SALN, Calida | Evening wRap

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:36 PM

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Grab and Uber, SALN, Calida | Evening wRap

Trump says regrets hiring Sessions as attorney general

Jul 20, 2017 - 9:27 AM

(UPDATED) The president also criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recent testimony before a Senate panel which is investigating possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign

Trump says regrets hiring Sessions as attorney general

U.S. Senate icon John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:23 AM

(UPDATED) The 80-year-old U.S. senator underwent surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye last week and tests 'revealed that a primary brain tumor known as a glioblastoma was associated with the blood clot'

U.S. Senate icon John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Trump son to testify before U.S. Senate panel

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:37 AM

It put Trump's son and son-in-law at the center of a burgeoning scandal involving multiple US investigations into whether Trump associates colluded with Moscow in its efforts to tilt the 2016 election

Trump son to testify before U.S. Senate panel

U.S. Supreme Court: Grandparents, grandkids exempted from Trump travel ban

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:37 AM

The court accepted a Hawaii federal judge's ruling last week that the Trump administration had too narrowly defined what constitutes 'close family relationships' in its travel ban exemptions

U.S. Supreme Court: Grandparents, grandkids exempted from Trump travel ban

Pangilinan, PSG, Trump and Putin | Midday wRap

Jul 19, 2017 - 1:49 PM

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Pangilinan, PSG, Trump and Putin | Midday wRap

White House reveals additional Trump-Putin discussion at G20

Jul 19, 2017 - 7:41 AM

(UPDATED) The disclosure raises questions about what the pair talked about, who was present and why the meeting was not previously disclosed

White House reveals additional Trump-Putin discussion at G20

U.S. and Iran in tit-for-tat sanctions over missiles

Jul 18, 2017 - 10:38 PM

(UPDATED) The exchange of sanctions comes just hours after Washington admitted Tehran was complying with a landmark nuclear deal signed two years ago

U.S. and Iran in tit-for-tat sanctions over missiles

Trump fumes as U.S. health care reform bid collapses

Jul 18, 2017 - 10:10 PM

(UPDATED) The Senate's top Republican said he will forge ahead with what could be a last-gasp vote – on a new plan to kill off most of the 2010 reforms of Trump's predecessor without a replacement at the ready

Trump fumes as U.S. health care reform bid collapses

Trump keeps Iran deal, but threatens more sanctions

Jul 18, 2017 - 11:05 AM

(UPDATED) Donald Trump backs away from a campaign promise to scrap a major nuclear security deal with Iran, with officials announcing the agreement and related sanctions relief will stay in place for now

Trump keeps Iran deal, but threatens more sanctions

Pulse Asia survey, Ang, LTFRB | Evening wRap

Jul 17, 2017 - 9:40 PM

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Pulse Asia survey, Ang, LTFRB | Evening wRap

China slams U.S. defense bill over Taiwan provision

Jul 17, 2017 - 9:03 PM

'China firmly opposes any forms of official exchange and military contact between the US and Taiwan,' foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang tells reporters

China slams U.S. defense bill over Taiwan provision

Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris

Jul 17, 2017 - 6:54 AM

The concerted pushback comes as a Washington Post-ABC News poll near the 6-month point in Trump's administration shows him facing significantly declining approval ratings

Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris

U.S.-China citizen given 10 years for espionage in Iran

Jul 17, 2017 - 1:45 AM

The official news agency of Iran's judiciary identifies the man as Xiyue Wang, a researcher at Princeton University

U.S.-China citizen given 10 years for espionage in Iran

Philippine Tax Academy set to open in 2018

Jul 16, 2017 - 10:25 PM

The curriculum will include 'technical aspects of tax collection, administration, and compliance'

Philippine Tax Academy set to open in 2018

Mike Pence walks high wire over Trump scandals

Jul 16, 2017 - 1:56 PM

As the Russia scandal encroaches ever further on Donald Trump's White House, the vice president is also walking a political tightrope

Mike Pence walks high wire over Trump scandals

Refugee fears over Australia-U.S. resettlement plan

Jul 16, 2017 - 1:28 PM

The abrupt departure of American officials from an Australian Pacific island refugee camp fans fears among asylum-seekers that plans to resettle them in the US may not go ahead

Refugee fears over Australia-U.S. resettlement plan

Guam eyes end to U.S. colonial rule

Jul 16, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Political leaders on the Pacific island say it's time to decide whether to remain a US colony or become an independent nation

Guam eyes end to U.S. colonial rule

Afghan girls robotics team land in U.S. after visa U-turn

Jul 16, 2017 - 12:09 AM

The reversal comes after public outcry over the Afghan girls' inability to attend the 3-day FIRST Global Challenge competition

Afghan girls robotics team land in U.S. after visa U-turn

Raul Castro warns of 'a setback' in U.S.-Cuba relations

Jul 15, 2017 - 10:17 AM

Cuban President Raul Castro criticizes Donald Trump's partial rollback of his predecessor Barack Obama's rapprochement with the communist island

Raul Castro warns of 'a setback' in U.S.-Cuba relations

Federal judge weakens Trump travel ban

Jul 14, 2017 - 3:29 PM

(UPDATED) The decision by Judge Derrick Watson is a victory for opponents of the ban, which the Trump administration says is necessary to keep out terrorists

Federal judge weakens Trump travel ban

Afghan girls to attend U.S. robotics clash after visa U-turn

Jul 13, 2017 - 2:39 PM

A team of Afghan girls who had been denied visas to attend a Washington robotics competition are now allowed to come, organizers say

Afghan girls to attend U.S. robotics clash after visa U-turn

New Republican health bill teeters, with support in doubt

Jul 13, 2017 - 1:56 PM

(UPDATED) With Democrats united in opposition, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell needs support from at least 50 out of 52 Republicans to pass the measure in the 100-member chamber

New Republican health bill teeters, with support in doubt

China rebuffs calls to let ailing Nobel laureate go abroad

Jul 13, 2017 - 1:04 PM

(UPDATED) Human rights groups have decried the lack of independent reports about Liu Xiaobo's health, accusing the authorities of manipulating information

China rebuffs calls to let ailing Nobel laureate go abroad

U.S. seeks to renegotiate South Korea free trade deal

Jul 13, 2017 - 12:33 PM

The US free trade agreement with South Korea, known as KORUS, went into force in March 2012, since when Washington says its trade deficit with the country has more than doubled

U.S. seeks to renegotiate South Korea free trade deal

Friendly fire, Trump, Great Red Spot | Midday wRap

Jul 13, 2017 - 12:18 PM

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Friendly fire, Trump, Great Red Spot | Midday wRap

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 13, 2017

Jul 13, 2017 - 10:45 AM

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Trump says Putin would have preferred Clinton win

Jul 13, 2017 - 9:03 AM

In an interview with Pat Robertson of the Christian Broadcasting Network, the billionaire president claims his Russian counterpart would have preferred a win by the Democrat Clinton in 2016

Trump says Putin would have preferred Clinton win

Tillerson meets Arab ministers over Qatar boycott

Jul 13, 2017 - 8:07 AM

The United States, a longtime ally of Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia, has given mixed signals about its policy on the Gulf crisis

Tillerson meets Arab ministers over Qatar boycott

Trump's FBI nominee Wray vows he won't 'pull punches'

Jul 13, 2017 - 7:57 AM

Christopher Wray stakes out an independent line amid worries Trump has sought to stifle the investigation into alleged collusion between his election campaign and Russia

Trump's FBI nominee Wray vows he won't 'pull punches'

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 12, 2017

Jul 12, 2017 - 12:00 PM

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U.S. looks to defuse Qatar-Gulf row with counter-terror deal

Jul 12, 2017 - 9:21 AM

But the initiative has met a dismissive reaction from the Arab countries that imposed sanctions on Qatar last month

U.S. looks to defuse Qatar-Gulf row with counter-terror deal

Olympics: Paris, LA both poised to win race to host Games

Jul 11, 2017 - 3:24 PM

The International Olympic Committee is poised to hand the 2024 and 2028 Summer Games to Paris and Los Angeles, with a landmark double hosting deal set to be approved

Olympics: Paris, LA both poised to win race to host Games

Lorenzana, Pacquiao vs Horn, Trump Jr | Midday wRap

Jul 11, 2017 - 12:40 PM

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Lorenzana, Pacquiao vs Horn, Trump Jr | Midday wRap

16 dead in U.S. military plane crash in Mississippi

Jul 11, 2017 - 12:31 PM

(UPDATED) The US Marine Corps confirms that a 'mishap' involving a KC-130 occurred in the evening

16 dead in U.S. military plane crash in Mississippi

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 11, 2017

Jul 11, 2017 - 9:00 AM

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Thousands flee California fires, state of emergency in British Columbia

Jul 11, 2017 - 8:47 AM

Wildfires rage in California and in British Columbia due to searing temperatures and high winds

Thousands flee California fires, state of emergency in British Columbia

U.S. pressures Myanmar to accept UN rights probe

Jul 11, 2017 - 7:59 AM

Yangon officials said last week that they would deny visas to the 3-person team mandated by the UN Human Rights Council to investigate abuses reportedly committed by security forces in Rakhine state

U.S. pressures Myanmar to accept UN rights probe

Tillerson in Qatar as leaks spark fresh Gulf tension

Jul 11, 2017 - 7:17 AM

(UPDATED) US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will shuttle between Kuwait, Qatar and Saudi Arabia in what is the first serious intervention by Washington in the Gulf crisis

Tillerson in Qatar as leaks spark fresh Gulf tension

Trump to lawmakers: Get health care reform done by August

Jul 10, 2017 - 10:22 PM

(UPDATED) As Senators returned for work in Washington after a week off, Trump challenged fellow Republicans to make good on their signature campaign promise: repeal and replace 'Obamacare'

Trump to lawmakers: Get health care reform done by August