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Why Trump's Silence on NATO Is a Big DealThe president was finally expected to promise that America would defend its NATO allies if they ever came under attack. He didn't.
Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny in Russia Probe, Officials SayThe president's son-in-law and adviser is under FBI scrutiny in the Russia probe, but is not known to be a subject of the investigation.
Chinese Jets Intercept U.S. Plane Near Hong KongTwo Chinese fighter jet intercepted a U.S. surveillance aircraft southeast of Hong Kong this week in a maneuver the Navy described as "unsafe."
Boehner: Trump's Term 'Disaster,' Aside From Foreign AffairsFormer House Speaker John Boehner says that aside from foreign policy, President Donald Trump's time in office has so far been a "complete disaster."
World Leader Shoved Aside by Trump Says It Was 'Harmless'Balkan websites ran headlines such as "America First" and "Where do you think you are going?" but Montenegro's prime minister wasn't too upset.
Census Director Abruptly Quits People-Counting Agencyhe director of the people-counting Census Bureau is leaving his job just as the agency steps up its once-a-decade tally, the Commerce Department said Tuesday.
Painkillers Raise Heart Attack Risk Within a WeekCommon painkillers such as ibuprofen and naproxen are known to raise people's risk of a heart attack. Now a new study shows it happens quickly.
10 Guilt-Free Brunch Recipes for Mother's DayDitch the Mother's Day reservations in favor of a home-cooked meal that's low on calories and prep time.
Indonesian University Tries to Weed Out LGBTQ ApplicantsAn Indonesian university has come under fire for requiring prospective students to declare on a form that they are not LGBTQ.
Workers at Nuclear Plant 'Take Cover' After Tunnel CollapseHundreds of workers at the Hanford nuclear production complex in Washington state were ordered to "take cover" Tuesday after a tunnel collapsed.