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Confidence fading in U.S. elections

Americans' enduring confidence that their elections are unimpeachably fair is teetering. Welcome to what much of the world calls reality, especially Russia's neighbors. While the United States cites its popular votes and peaceful transitions of...

More misinformation from Trump

Donald Trump is trying to claw back a string of inaccurate comments about Ukraine, but he's yet to get it right. On the weekend, Trump asserted in an ABC interview that Russia would not enter...

Fallen Muslim soldier’s father blasts Trump

The father of a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq posed a question to Donald Trump: Have you read the Constitution? To rapturous cheers, Pakistan-born Khizr Khan fiercely attacked the billionaire businessman Thursday at the...

State Dept. memo won’t change policy

State Department officials shook up America's generally obedient diplomatic establishment this week with an internal memo urging U.S. military action against Syria's government with the goal of pressing President Bashar Assad to accept a...

State Dept. employees: More action in Syria

Dozens of State Department employees have endorsed an internal document that advocates U.S. military action to pressure Syria's government into accepting a cease-fire and engaging in peace talks, officials said Thursday. The position is...

Trump struggles in clumsy foreign policy diatribe

Donald Trump strained to lay out a clear vision of his "America first" foreign policy on Wednesday, vowing to substitute hard-headed realism for what he called a post-Cold War era replete with U.S. national...

‘Top secret’ emails on Clinton’s server

The Obama administration has confirmed for the first time that Hillary Clinton's home server contained closely guarded government secrets, censoring 22 emails that contained material requiring one of the highest levels of classification. The...

Prisoner exchange frees Americans

Four Americans and seven Iranians got tickets to freedom in a prisoner swap playing out alongside the kick-start of an accord lifting heavy international sanctions on Iran in return for its agreement to pull...

More questions about Clinton’s email

The State Department provided more detail Saturday about a 2011 document at the center of Hillary Clinton's latest email controversy, as an official said the former secretary of state never received the paper by...

Kerry: NATO ready to step up to fight ISIS

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that NATO members stood ready to step up military efforts against the Islamic State and held out hope of broadening cooperation between the West and Russia...