07/05/14 03:31 PM
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian troops forced pro-Russian insurgents out of a key stronghold in the country's embattled east on Saturday, a significant success that suggested the government may finally be making gains in a months-long battle against a spreading separatist insurgency. As...
07/04/14 08:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Celebrating the ethnic diversity of America, President Barack Obama said more than two dozen foreign-born service members who became U.S. citizens at the White House on the Fourth of July are vivid reminders that welcoming immigrants "is central to our way of life." He...
07/04/14 02:01 PM
BERLIN (AP) — Germany summoned the U.S. ambassador in Berlin on Friday following the arrest of a man reported to have spied for the United States, heightening friction between the two countries over alleged U.S. eavesdropping in Germany. U.S. Ambassador John B. Emerson was called in "in...
07/04/14 06:45 AM
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has told Barack Obama in an Independence Day message that he hopes the countries can improve relations. In a statement published on the Kremlin website on Friday, Putin said "regardless of difficulties and disagreements" he hoped that Russia and...
By Susan Crabtree | 07/02/14 04:19 PM
Anxiety over the turmoil in Iraq disrupting oil output is easing as Iraqi forces push back against the Sunni extremist insurgency, but long-term fears remain that the instability could cause painful aftershocks -- especially if it scares off multinational oil companies that had begun investing in...
By Brian Hughes | 07/02/14 05:23 PM
President Obama's decision to go it alone on immigration reform ignited a debate that won't be decided until November: Is he guilty of executive overreach or a principled reformer forced to act by Washington gridlock?
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/30/14 06:48 PM
With the House stalled on immigration, President Obama said he will take the issue into his own hands. The Washington Examiner's Susan Ferrechio looks at his options.
By Byron York | 06/30/14 06:49 PM
What, exactly, is President Obama going to do about the flood of unaccompanied children illegally crossing the southwestern border into the United States? So far, the White House has given many clues but few details, and when the president took to the Rose Garden to make a statement Monday, he...
By Ed Sykes | 06/30/14 04:04 PM
President Obama announced Monday he intends to bypass Congress to reform the US immigration system.
By Brian Hughes | 06/30/14 03:47 PM
President Obama announced Monday that with comprehensive immigration reform dead on Capitol Hill, he will take executive actions to address the millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.
By Paul Bedard | 06/30/14 02:58 PM
A majority of the unaccompanied Central American youths rushing into the United States have parents already here and know that federal authorities are legally required to unite the families, according to an immigration expert.
By Steve Doty and Joseph Lawler | 06/30/14 11:11 AM
Congress and much of the country has recently taken notice of the recent surge of unaccompanied minors crossing the United States border in recent months.
By Joseph Lawler | 06/30/14 07:38 AM
McALLEN, Texas — It's a journey that started near the ruins of a Mayan capital in Honduras and will end in New York City. Marleny Contreras, a 24-year-old Honduran woman, departed with her 3-year-old daughter from her hometown of Copan two weeks ago, becoming one of the thousands of Central...
By James Jay Carafano | 06/29/14 06:12 PM
Flip through the latest National Security Strategy and the Pentagon's Quadrennial Defense Review -- these are the documents describing how President Obama envisions using foreign and defense policy to keep the United States safe, free and prosperous in a world that appears increasingly...
By Paul Bedard | 06/28/14 09:53 AM
The ACLU wants illegal immigrant children to get legal help to fight deportation.
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