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At least 22 die in brutal cold across U.S.

At least 22 people in the United States have died in brutal cold weather following a massive winter storm causing the weather to become even more unbearable across the Northeast and Midwest of the country on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/7 7:48:00

At least 22 die in brutal cold across US

At least 22 people in the United States have died in brutal cold weather following a massive winter storm causing the weather to become even more unbearable across the Northeast and Midwest of the country on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 22:40:10

Despite Trump's Iran Tweets, US involvement likely to be limited

While US President Donald Trump has expressed support for demonstrators in Iran and engaged in heightened rhetoric, the United States is likely to hang back and avoid direct involvement, US experts said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 14:08:59

Tillerson elaborates US foreign policy, says will keep job for whole 2018

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson talked about the US foreign policy when receiving a media interview on Friday, saying he will stay in his post for the whole year of 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 14:08:14

One year of turbulence leaves Europe-US relations in question

Once one of the most privileged relationships, the ties between Europe and the United States saw a turbulent 2017 with the election of Donald Trump as US president.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 7:58:59

4 killed in murder-suicide shooting incident in Southern California

A murder-suicide shooting incident occurred Friday morning in Saugus, a mall town of located about 70 kilometers northwest of the Los Angeles downtown, in which four people were killed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 7:54:35

Obama Foundation confirms construction manager for future presidential center

The Obama Foundation announced Friday that a joint venture called Lakeside Alliance has been chosen as the construction manager for the Obama Presidential Center.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 7:53:55

White House seeks 18 bln dollars for border wall with Mexico: report

The US government is asking the Congress for nearly 18 billion US dollars in a decade to expand the current US border wall with Mexico to nearly 1,000 miles (1,600 km), it was revealed Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 0:37:51

Trump faces crisis with book questioning his fitness for office

US President Donald Trump faced a new public relations crisis Friday with the publication of a tell-all book that depicts him as mentally unstable and in over his head, after his lawyers failed to block its release.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/5 23:18:40

Long tradition

Longhorn steers are paraded through downtown Denver for the National Western Stock Show parade, on Thursday in Denver, Colorado. The parade is the traditional opening to the show, now on its 112th year. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/5 23:18:39

US-DPRK relations to be Trump's biggest 2018 foreign policy challenge, experts say

Washington's relations with Pyongyang are expected to be US President Donald Trump's greatest foreign policy challenge in 2018, as tensions continue to simmer between the two nations, US experts say.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 14:25:35

At least 11 dead in link with severe cold in US

Vehicles pass by the frozen Potomac River in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 4, 2018. At least 11 people in the United States have died in link with severe cold since Tuesday morning, officials said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 12:11:02

S. Korea, US agree not to conduct joint war games during 2018 Winter Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump have agreed not to conduct the joint war games between Seoul and Washington during the South Korea-hosted Winter Olympic Games slated to kick off in February, Moon's office said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 10:32:28

PLO blames US for dropping negotiations of controversial issues

Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organization Saeb Erekat slammed Thursday that the US is heading to drop negotiations over final status of Jerusalem and refugees, the Palestinian news agency (WAFA) reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:34:33

Pakistan, US at crossroad following Trump's fresh accusations

The gulf is widening between Pakistan and the United States, two longtime allies in anti-terrorism, after US President Donald Trump's recent accusations of deception and providing a safe haven for terrorists against Pakistan.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:32:21

Over 200 flights canceled in Chicago due to East Coast winter storm

The winter storm that is slamming US East Coast leads to more than 200 flight cancellation in Chicago on Thursday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:31:19

Trump demands publisher stop release of book quoting ex-aide Bannon

US President Donald Trump on Thursday demanded publisher immediately stop release of a forthcoming controversial book about his administration, one day after he lambasted former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon over book quotes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:29:40

White House bans personal cellphone use in West Wing

The White House said Thursday that it will ban staffers and guests on using personal cellphones in the West Wing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:28:04