Billionaire Democrat Michael Bloomberg launches Democratic presidential bid
Ending weeks of speculation, the 77-year-old former Republican announced his candidacy Sunday in a written statement posted on a campaign website describing himself as uniquely positioned to defeat President Donald Trump. Bloomberg's entrance comes just 10 weeks before primary voting begins, an unorthodox move.
Trump says will stick with Vice President Pence as 2020 running mate
"He's my guy, he's my friend," Trump said in an interview with Fox News ...
Wall Street rises with US-China trade mood, upbeat economic data
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 109.33 points to 27,875.62.
US: Kamala Harris, Tulsi Gabbard spar at Democratic presidential debate
The two Democratic presidential aspirants, both of whom have a huge support base among Indian-Americans across the country, were participating in the party's primary debate in Atlanta on Wednesday night. Kamala Harris is a US Senator of Indian-origin and Tulsi Gabbard is Hindu Congresswoman from Hawaii.
Trump, Ukraine and Impeachment: The inside story of how we got here
This week, the House of Representatives begins public hearings that could lead to the impeachment of a president for only the third time in U.S. history. More than a half-dozen Trump administration officials have called the phone conversation with Volodymyr Zelenskiy and the events surrounding it insidious and shocking. Five officials who dealt with Ukraine have resigned since September.
Arnold Schwarzenegger inspired by Greta Thunberg, goes cycling with climate change activist
The two were joined by Svante Thunberg and Christina Schwarzenegger.
Trump cancels NYT, Washington Post subscriptions from White House
US President Donald Trump has cancelled the White House's subscriptions to The New York Times and The Washington Post, and has instructed all federal agencies to do the same. Trump had hinted of the move in an interview with Fox News earlier this week.
Facebook launches a news section - and will pay publishers
Facebook said it will be paying 'a range of publishers for access to all of their content'.
Missing news? FB's latest tab will have it all; tech giant set to pay publishers as well
Zuckerberg said Facebook aims to set up partnerships with a "wide range" of publishers.
Acting Homeland Security secretary Kevin McAleenan stepping down
McAleenan told The Associated Press he was leaving on his own terms - a contrast to other top administration officials pushed out during Trump's tenure.
In another setback, US cuts $440 million financial aid to Pakistan
Earlier the aid stood at nearly $4.5 billion. Following the cut, it will come down to $4.1 billion.
Not a happy beginning: Royal experts believe Prince Harry-Meghan's relationship shocked William & Kate
Prince Harry was reportedly upset about the lack of support from his brother.
Pakistan ready to release doctor who helped CIA track Osama in exchange of jailed neuroscientist
The issue of Afridi's release is reportedly one of the major obstacles to the improvement of ties between the US and Pakistan.
Queen Elizabeth to hand over royal duties to Prince Charles on her 95th birthday
The Regency Act allows a reigning monarch to give away the powers if he/she is unable to perform the duties.
Trump faces two deadlines as U.S. Congress ramps up impeachment focus
The Democratic-led House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, tasked with considering charges known as articles of impeachment, has given Trump until 6 p.m. EST (2300 GMT) on Sunday to say whether he or his legal counsel will participate in a impeachment hearing. This first-in-a-series of expected Judiciary proceedings will hear testimony on the impeachment process.
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