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  • Big progress being made

    US President Donald Trump said on Twitter that he had a "long and very good call" with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that a possible trade deal between the United States and China was progressing well.

  • Winter storms batter large swaths of US

    At least six deaths were attributed to severe weather in the US as heavy snow and high winds snarled air and ground transportation during a busy holiday travel period.

  • Let YPG keep US weapons

    US commanders planning for the withdrawal of US troops from Syria are recommending that Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State be allowed to keep US-supplied weapons, four US officials said, a move that would likely anger Nato ally Turkey.

  • Build wall or 'entirely' close US-Mexico border

    President Donald Trump yesterday threatened to seal off the US-Mexico border "entirely" if Congress does not approve billions of dollars in funding for a wall.

  • Michelle Obama

    Michelle Obama 'most admired woman' in US

    Former First Lady Hillary Clinton's 17-year run as the woman Americans admire most is over. Another former First Lady, Michelle Obama, deposes Clinton as America's most admired woman, according to a Gallup poll.

  • US won't be world's cop

    President Donald Trump used a lightning visit to Iraq -- his first with US troops in a conflict zone since being elected -- to defend the withdrawal from Syria and declare an end to America's role as the global "policeman."

  • Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth reportedly got married

    Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth appear to have tied the knot amid reports the couple got married in a secret wedding ceremony.

  • Trump makes surprise visit to US troops in Iraq

    President Donald Trump makes a surprise Christmas visit to US troops in Iraq, his first trip to a conflict zone nearly two years into his presidency and days after announcing a pullout of American troops from neighboring Syria.

  • US President Donald Trump

    Shutdown to last until wall funded

    US President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday he would not reopen the government until he gets $5 billion to fund his border wall, as the partial government shutdown dragged into a fourth day.

  • Anger as another migrant child dies in US custody

    US Customs and Border Protection announced medical checks on all children in its custody following the death of an eight-year-old Guatemalan migrant -- the second child fatality in American detention this month.