June 23, 2018

Kim’s meetings with Xi Jinping underscore China’s sway over potential North Korean denuclearization

The recent meetings between Kim and Xi are a sign of increasing cooperation between Beijing and Pyongyang, and a reminder of China’s influence on the future of North Korea’s nuclear program.

June 19, 2018

Nikki Haley, Mike Pompeo announce US withdrawal from UN Human Rights Council

The withdrawal came one day after the UNHRC chief called the Trump administration's immigration policy "unconscionable."
June 16, 2018

This week in Trump-Russia news: The IG report is Trump’s latest weapon in his battle with Mueller

Trump goes on the attack, Manafort goes to jail and Cohen reportedly considers flipping.
June 16, 2018

Despite US concessions, Trump’s Singapore summit played well with voters

More than half of Americans have a positive view of Trump's historic meeting with Kim — but remain skeptical of what will come from it.
June 16, 2018

Trump on Inspector General report: “It will go down as a dark and dangerous period” in US history

Trump lashed out at Comey and the "great lovers" who bashed him in text messages.
June 15, 2018

Paul Manafort ordered to report to jail after alleged witness tampering

The former Trump campaign chairman will report to jail immediately.
June 14, 2018

Inspector General: Comey botched Clinton email investigation, but wasn’t politically motivated

The DOJ watchdog says that Comey's judgment was poor and hurt law enforcement reputations.
June 12, 2018

In historic Kim summit, Trump gives thumbs-up to North Korean dictator — and vague peace agreement

"It's better than trading insults on Twitter, but we're far from denuclearization."
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June 12, 2018

Kim Kardashian West talks about what comes after Alice Marie Johnson

Kim Kardashian West was the one to break the news to Alice Marie Johnson that she was going to be freed.
June 9, 2018

This Week in Trump-Russia News: Beg your pardon, but Mueller isn’t done with Manafort yet

Manafort faced new charges as Trump floated the power to pardon himself.

June 9, 2018

Progressives in Congress reject top Democrats’ wish list for Trump’s North Korea summit

With the North Korea meeting approaching, Democrats are stuck between Trump and a hard place.
June 9, 2018

Trump blasts allies over trade: US is a “piggy bank that everybody’s robbing”

Trump defended his trade war in a wide-ranging press conference at the G7 summit.
June 9, 2018

Trump says Kim has a “one-time shot” at peace as he leaves for Singapore summit

Trump: "I think within the first minute I'll know" if Kim is serious about denuclearization.
June 8, 2018

Mueller files new charges against Manafort and indicts his former associate

The new charges include obstruction of justice and conspiracy to obstruct justice.
June 8, 2018

Trump calls for Russia to be readmitted to G7

Trump made the comments amid deteriorating relationships with key U.S. allies such as Emmanuel Macron and Justin Trudeau.

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June 8, 2018

“We’re nowhere close to the end”: Stigma and politics stand in way of UN goal to end AIDS

The UN wants to eradicate AIDS by 2030, but challenges new and old stand in the way.
June 7, 2018

“It’s about attitude”: Trump puts pageantry over preparations ahead of historic summit with Kim

The president's upcoming summit with Kim Jong Un will likely be a mix of improvised diplomacy and Trumpian pageantry.
June 5, 2018

Democrats demand oversight of Trump-Kim summit — but may also be setting “unrealistic expectations”

Democrats outline their goals for Singapore summit in letter to Trump.
June 2, 2018

This Week in Trump-Russia News: Trump goes on the offensive against investigators

Trump issues pardons, insults and conspiracy theories as a legal battle brews with Mueller.