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While much of the Northeast was forced to batten down the hatches this week against strong winds, heavy snow and other icy conditions, the usually frigid Arctic experienced the opposite — a period of unseasonably mild weather and high … more
WASHINGTON — When the White House announced this week that President Donald Trump had sent President Xi Jinping of China a letter wishing him a happy Chinese New Year, it did not disclose a major reason for the friendly gesture: Xi has not … more
Officials with the Global Business Travel Association say roughly $185 million in business travel bookings were lost in the week following President Donald Trump's executive order blocking refugees and people from seven Muslim-majority countries … more
WASHINGTON — Angry at the civilian casualties incurred last month in the first commando raid authorized by President Donald Trump, Yemen has withdrawn permission for the United States to run Special Operations ground missions against suspected … more
It is getting closer to midnight.On Thursday, the group of scientists who orchestrate the Doomsday Clock, a symbolic instrument informing the public when the Earth is facing imminent disaster, moved its minute hand three to 2 1/2 minutes before the … more
TEHRAN — With Iran calibrating how to deal with President Donald Trump, its supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, caustically thanked the new U.S. leader on Tuesday for revealing "the true face" of the United States."We are thankful to this … more
KABUL, Afghanistan — Months after intense fighting between the Afghan government and the Taliban subsided on the outskirts of Kunduz, Hajji Habib Rahmani's family decided to go ahead with a delayed wedding.Amid the festivities, Abdul Basit, … more
AVDIIVKA, Ukraine — A top rebel commander in eastern Ukraine was killed along with another person when their car exploded, rebels said Saturday, blaming Ukraine's special services for the blast.Ukraine's military, meanwhile, said three … more
The Treasury Department on Friday placed new sanctions on Iran, which in turn vowed to retaliate, as the Trump administration threatened more punitive measures in response to ballistic missile tests and what it called other "provocations."The United … more
LOS ANGELES — From Dubai to Los Angeles, President Donald Trump's order barring travelers from seven Muslim countries from entering the U.S. has thrown the lives of thousands into limbo.Middle Eastern scholars who have been studying in the … more
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