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  • Trump shows a different side in his first address to Congress: part dealmaker, part salesman, asking for unity, not so combative and trying to repackage his populist message in more palatable terms. Trump will target a handful of Obama-era green regulations, including a federal coal mining ban and an initiative forcing states to cut carbon emissions, in an...

  • Trump shows a different side in his first address to Congress: part dealmaker, part salesman, asking for unity, not so combative and trying to repackage his populist message in more palatable terms. Trump is likely to sign an executive order next week that lifts a ban on new federal coal mining leases and starts the process of killing other Obama-era initiatives...

  • Trump shows a different side in his first address to Congress: part dealmaker, part salesman, asking for unity, not so combative and trying to repackage his populist message in more palatable terms. Trump backs the use of tax credits to help people purchase health insurance in his speech to Congress, the first time he has signaled support for a key component of...

  • Trump shows a different side in his first address to Congress: part dealmaker, part salesman, asking for unity, not so combative and trying to repackage his populist message in more palatable terms. Trump backs the use of tax credits to help people purchase health insurance in his speech to Congress, the first time he has signaled support for a key component of...

  • Vice President Mike Pence says Trump plans to finalize a new order limiting travel to the United States in the coming days, after federal courts blocked the administration's earlier travel ban. Trump shows a different side in his first address to Congress- part dealmaker, part salesman, asking for unity, not so combative and trying to repackage his populist...

  • The latest on foreign reaction to President Donald Trump's speech to Congress:. China says its participation in the World Trade Organization has not only benefited Beijing but global economic growth as well, implicitly rejecting President Donald Trump's claim that it took factories away from the U.S. Trump, in his speech to Congress, said the U.S. has "lost...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 28- President Donald Trump told Congress on Tuesday he was open to immigration reform, shifting from his harsh rhetoric on illegal immigration in a speech that offered a more restrained tone than his election campaign and first month in the White House. He said it was possible if both Republicans and Democrats in Congress were willing to...

  • Militant Islamist fighters parade on military vehicles along the streets of northern Raqqa province, June 30, 2014.

    Defense Secretary James Mattis submitted a new plan on how to speed up the war against ISIS, which is likely to include adding more troops

  • House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) walks away after talking to reporters in the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center February 27, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    Nunes told the news conference the "only serious crime" was leaks of information from the Trump administration to the news media and others.

  • George W. Bush

    Former president George W. Bush discusses Trump, recent legislation, and the importance of a free press, reports Today.

  • Garry Kasparov

    The Russian democracy activist explains to CNBC why dialogue with Russia is good, but questions whether there's a price to be paid.

  • Cold warning

    Former world chess champion Garry Kasparov has been a critic and opponent of Russian President Vladimir Putin for more than a decade. We get his perspective on whether the Russian leader can be a friend, or a foe to the U.S.

  • The White House Is Looking For A Way To Shake Its Russia Problem

    The top White House adviser reportedly asked the FBI to dispute media reports on Trump's ties to Russia.

  • U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a luncheon at the Congress of Tomorrow Republican Member Retreat January 26, 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

    President Donald Trump said on Thursday he wants to ensure the U.S. nuclear arsenal is at the "top of the pack."

  • Donald Trump

    President Trump says the United States has fallen behind in its atomic weapons capacity.

  • TULA, Russia— Claims of hacking by the Russian state may be feeding international tensions, but they've given Californian musician David Brown a great icebreaker when selling his line of Russian-made microphones. Brown, who's often toured Russia with his band Brazzaville, teamed up with fan Pavel Bazdyrev in 2013 to start making top-end musical equipment in...

  • MOSCOW— Along with a steady flow of new missiles, planes and tanks, Russia's defense minister said Wednesday his nation also has built up its muscle by forming a new branch of the military— information warfare troops. Sergei Shoigu's statement— which came amid Western allegations of Russian hacking— marked the first official acknowledgement of the existence of...

  • President Donald Trump takes the oath of office as his wife Melania Trump holds the bible on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017.

    Trump has been confronted with a series of administrative crises while struggling to move the ball on key policy priorities, NBC News reports.

  • Vladimir Putin

    Among its preliminary conclusions is that the new American leader is a risk-taker who can be naïve, according to a senior Kremlin adviser.

  • ABU DHABI, Feb 20- Russia hopes to get around European Union sanctions by reaching a deal with Iran for the supply of gas turbine equipment for two power plants in Crimea, the head of Russian state defence conglomerate Rostec said on Monday. EU sanctions bar European individuals and companies from providing energy technology to Crimea, which was annexed by...