Trump, Democrats spar over shutdown with no deal in sight

President Donald Trump and top Democrats in Congress sparred over...

Mattis signs order withdrawing US troops from Syria

Outgoing US Defence Secretary James Mattis has signed an order...

Trump, annoyed by resignation letter, pushes out Mattis early

US President Donald Trump on Sunday said he was replacing...

Cuban lawmakers approve new constitution

Cuban lawmakers on Saturday unanimously approved a revised draft of...

US govt shutdown likely to drag on past Christmas

A partial US government shutdown was almost certain to drag...

US envoy in fight against Islamic State quits after Syria pullout

A top US envoy leading a global coalition fighting Islamic...

Colombia kills Marxist insurgent

Colombian armed forces killed Marxist insurgent commander Walter Patricio Arizala...

US govt partially shuts down over Trump's border wall

The US government was partially shut down early on Saturday...

US, Canada call on China to free two detained Canadians

The United States joined Canada on Friday in calling on...

US to pull ‘7,000 troops’ from Afghanistan

The Trump administration is planning to withdraw thousands of troops...

NATO hails contribution of Jim Mattis

The NATO has hailed the contribution of US Defence Secretary...

US House passes bill for Trump's border wall

The US House of Representatives has passed a spending bill,...

US defence chief Mattis quits after clashing with Trump

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis abruptly said he was quitting...

Trump's Syria withdrawal plan stuns allies

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw all US troops from...

Trump Foundation to shut down amid lawsuit

US President Donald Trump’s namesake charitable foundation has agreed to...

Brazil arrests 50 cops over ‘drug gang links’

More than 50 police officers who patrolled the same area...

Mexico recovers bodies of two Honduran migrant youths

The bodies of two slain Honduran migrant youths were found...

Court frees Salvadoran woman jailed under anti-abortion laws

A Salvadoran woman accused of the attempted murder of her...

Canada gets consular access to second man detained in China

Canadian diplomats gained consular access on Sunday to the second...

Mexico launches $7.4bn Tren Maya railway project

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has launched the Maya...

Mulvaney called Trump ‘terrible human being’ in 2016, video shows

President Donald Trump’s choice of new acting White House chief...

Obama care unconstitutional: US court

A federal judge in the US state of Texas has...

Trump names Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

US President Donald Trump moved to end speculation that he...