The White House spoke against suggestions of violence by an actor and a play but said less against similar remarks last year by a campaign supporter.
Sen. Tim Kaine sharply condemned U.S. strikes on Syrian regime forces as “completely illegal.” He says President Trump needs a new AUMF.
Trump's approach to Cuba is meant to fulfill promises Trump made on the campaign trail and to accommodate lawmakers who favor taking a harder line on the government in Havana.
President Trump on Wednesday hailed the “heroic actions” of Capitol Police who took down the gunman and urged Americans to look past their frequently toxic political divisions.
Speaking to Senate Armed Forces Committee members impatient about the seeming lack of a plan in the long war, Mattis promised a new strategy by mid-July.
President Trump’s proposed cuts to the State Department and U.S. development aid would endanger American troops and make the country “less safe” from terrorism, a group of senior retired military officers are warning Congress, urging lawmakers to reject the sharp spending reductions.
Though fired FBI Director James Comey sparked national headlines with Senate testimony, Sarah Huckabee Sanders described the day as a "regular Thursday."
Trump’s comments on Twitter marked a sharp reversal from the White House’s pledge just one day earlier to “deescalate” a feud in which Saudi Arabia and three other Arab countries have formally cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and frozen travel to and from the oil-rich nation, accusing it of financing extremists
President Trump on Monday wrongly accused Democrats of stalling his ambassadorial nominees in the Republican-controlled Senate, where diplomatic picks cannot be filibustered.
President Trump on Thursday postponed moving the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, breaking a signature campaign promise on the grounds that keeping it would hurt chances for reviving Middle East peace efforts.
Sens. Jeff Flake and Tim Kaine unveiled legislation that would formally give an AUMF to pursue the battle against the Islamic State, also known as ISIS.
On April 27, Hewlett Packard Enterprise held an all-hands meeting for the thousands of people in...
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats declined to confirm or deny news reports that President Trump reached out directly to him in an effort to undermine an FBI investigation.
President Trump faces a test of rhetorical resolve on his foreign trip: Will he use the expression “radical Islamic terrorism” when he addresses the Muslim world?
WASHINGTON — George W. Bush’s first foreign destination as president was Mexico, a chance to showcase a relationship he built as Texas governor and had campaigned on as a credential for his ability to manage world affairs. When Barack Obama ventured abroad for the first time after taking office, he
President Trump described Oval Office talks during which he reportedly shared classified information with Russia’s foreign minister as “a great meeting.”
U.S. presidents have privately shared sensitive intelligence with foreign leaders – including at least one Russian president – but only after a rigorous review to make sure the benefits outweighed the risks, according to one of the foremost experts on how commanders in chief consume and use the nation
In an interview, the former secretary of state played down Comey’s firing, assessed Putin’s goals, and confided her worries for the U.S. and the world.
As the president weighs sending more troops to Afghanistan, Sean Spicer said Trump aims to “fully eliminate” threats “around the globe.”
President Trump announced Thursday that his first foreign destination since taking office will be Saudi Arabia, followed by Israel and the Vatican.