Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie accused former President Trump of being afraid to defend his record against fellow Republican opponents and “ducking” them.
Yahoo Sports' Pam Maldonado provides a primer for the 42nd edition of the battle between the United States and Europe - which the Americans have not won across the Atlantic since 1993.
The United States Women’s National Team played to a 0-0 draw with Portugal in its final match in Group E. The team advanced to the knockout round by finishing second in the group and will likely play Sweden in the Round of 16 on Sunday.
Yahoo Sports' Nick Bromberg recaps the U.S. Women's 1-1 tie against the Netherlands in their second match of the 2023 FIFA World Cup.
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen wrote in a letter earlier this week that the U.S. could default on its debt as soon as June 1. A default would certainly wreak havoc on the financial markets, and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo tells Yahoo Finance she's already hearing some early apprehension from executives. "When I talk to U.S. CEOs, there's already a lot of anxiety about the debt ceiling." But Raimondo adds that the executives she's spoken with have a message for lawmakers. "[The CEOs] have a view that it's not time to play politics - it's time to do the right thing. Every business pays their bills." President Biden has invited leaders of both parties for a meeting next week to find a solution. "The last thing the markets need and the economy needs right now is that kind of disruption," Raimondo says. Listen to Seana Smith's entire interview with Commerce Secretary Raimondo here. KEY VIDEO MOMENTS: 0:45 Raimondo says U.S. CEO's feel a lot of anxiety about the debt ceiling 0:47 Raimondo says Chinese businesses know the U.S. is the best place to do business
A new coronavirus variant has caused a surge in COVID-19 cases in India, and doctors have flagged conjunctivitis as a possible symptom associated with it.
U.S. and Russia come together on ISS 'rescue' mission — and 4 more space stories you may have missed this week
Welcome to This Week in Outer Space, where you’ll find a roundup of the best space coverage from Yahoo News and our partners from the past week or so.
Between computer chip manufacturing disputes, spy balloons, and now Taiwan, diplomatic relations between the U.S. and China have plummeted in recent months. On Friday morning, the U.S. announced it is set to deploy several hundred more troops to Taiwan, to train and bolster the island nation's defenses against a potential Chinese invasion. An unlikely outcome, according to Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer, who says China understands the economic importance of its relationship with Taiwan, and companies like Taiwan Semiconductors (TSM). Key Video Takeaways:0:01: TSM may be the most strategically important company in the world.0:20: U.S. couldn't maintain its position on the ground in Taiwan0:30: Likelihood of Chinese invasion is nearly zero0:44: China has a lot more influence over Taiwan than just militarily1:07: You squeeze Taiwan economically1:24: The Chinese have so many levers they can deploy well before military confrontation
In the past year, more than 8 million people have fled Ukraine. To mark the first anniversary of the Russian invasion, Yahoo News spoke with families who were forcibly uprooted from their lives.
As 2022 comes to a close, President Biden reflects on the state of the U.S. economy in an op-ed for Yahoo News.
Recent protests against Beijing’s heavy-handed “zero-COVID” policies seem to present an opportunity for President Biden to reaffirm support for greater freedom in China. But doing so could alienate the government of President Xi Jinping at a time when Washington is desperate to maintain a working relationship.
Henry Bushnell gives his best bet for the Round of 16 knockout stage match between USA vs. Netherlands on Saturday in Qatar.
Nick Bromberg gives his best bet for Tuesday’s group stage match between USA and Iran in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Henry Bushnell gives his best bet for Friday’s group stage match between USA and England in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Henry Bushnell gives his best bet for Monday’s group stage match between USA and Wales in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
On Friday, North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that has the potential to reach the U.S. mainland.
A former top legal adviser to Secretary of State Antony Blinken is criticizing the State Department’s controversial move to recommend Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, otherwise known as MBS, be granted “head of state” immunity to shield him from a lawsuit for his role in the brutal 2018 assassination and dismemberment of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Description: Minty Bets is joined by Henry Bushnell to preview the best bets for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Yahoo Sports soccer writer Henry Bushnell - who will be following the U.S. Men's National Team up to the World Cup and will be on the ground in Qatar - breaks down a trio of things that will determine the Americans' level of success in this year's tournament.
Alexander Drueke and Andy Huynh, U.S. military veterans who were captured by Russian forces while fighting for Ukraine in early June, have reportedly been freed.
President Biden on Wednesday spoke with King Charles III for the first time since his ascension to the throne following the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II last week, her son, Prince Charles, ascended to the throne, becoming King Charles III. During 70 long years, the queen navigated the monarchy through decades of social change and the decline of the British Empire.
Texas health officials on Tuesday reported an immunocompromised patient with monkeypox has died. This would be the first known death from the virus in the United States, if it is confirmed that the virus played a role.
What do you think of when you hear the word “tsunami”? Hollywood blockbusters have shown towering, singular waves, while news reports often show chaos and destruction in a far-off land. Tsunamis large enough to have a significant impact in North America are indeed rare — but for the more than 90 million people living in coastal communities in the U.S., the threat is very real. Yahoo News explains why tsunami warnings should be taken seriously.
On Monday, the Pentagon announced another $1 billion in military aid for Ukraine, the largest delivery of arms from U.S. stockpiles, including rockets and ammunition, so far.
The role nuclear power can or should play in helping the world reduce emissions is hotly debated.