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US veterans join forces for gun reform

US veterans join forces for gun reform

Dave Baril has served in the US Marine Corps for over 18 years, deployed twice to Iraq, and is a gun owner.

US lawmakers in bid to end shutdown stalemate

US lawmakers in bid to end shutdown stalemate

US lawmakers will launch a last-ditch bid Sunday to end a budget impasse before hundreds of thousands of federal workers are forced to start the work week at home with no pay.

Australia must manage Starc with care: Cummins

Australia must manage Starc with care: Cummins

Australia will have to manage Mitchell Starc’s heel problem properly or risk losing their in-form pace spearhead to a long-term injury, team mate Pat Cummins said yesterday.

Trump appoints new head of financial watchdog

Trump appoints new head of financial watchdog

US President Donald Trump on Friday appointed White House budget director Mick Mulvaney to head a financial watchdog that the administration has sought to overhaul as part of its deregulation push.

Fifth woman accuses US Republican candidate of sexual misconduct

Fifth woman accuses US Republican candidate of sexual misconduct

A fifth woman on Monday accused Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct, claiming he assaulted her when she was a teenager ...

Trump tells Paris, Berlin to 'keep making money' via trade with Tehran

Trump tells Paris, Berlin to 'keep making money' via trade with Tehran

US President Donald Trump said in an interview aired Sunday he does not object to France and Germany continuing trade with Iran, despite his refusal to certify the Iran nuclear deal.

Data swamped US spy agencies put hopes on artificial intelligence

Data swamped US spy agencies put hopes on artificial intelligence

Swamped by too much raw intel data to sift through, US spy agencies are pinning their hopes on artificial intelligence to crunch billions of digital bits and understand events around the world.

Trump ends amnesty for 800,000 young immigrants

Trump ends amnesty for 800,000 young immigrants

President Donald Trump on Tuesday ended an amnesty protecting 800,000 people brought to the United States illegally as minors from deportation, prompting a political firestorm.

Trump names former Navy aviator to head NASA

Trump names former Navy aviator to head NASA

US President Donald Trump announced Friday he plans to appoint James Bridenstine, a former navy pilot and Republican congressman, to head the US space agency NASA.

Trump backs off Afghan withdrawal, lambasts Pakistan

Trump backs off Afghan withdrawal, lambasts Pakistan

President Donald Trump cleared the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan Monday, backtracking from his promise to rapidly end America's longest war ...

US says will work with allies after Russia sanctions anger EU

US says will work with allies after Russia sanctions anger EU

Washington vowed Saturday it would it ‘work closely with our friends and Allies’ after US lawmakers passed sanctions on Russia that upset some European nations fearful that it could hit their businesses.

US rolls out travel ban, but who will be hit?

US rolls out travel ban, but who will be hit?

President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from six mostly Muslim countries will come into force late Thursday, as controversy swirls over who qualifies for an exemption based on family ties.