Unorthodox Trump faces toughest test yet in summit with Kim

Embarking on a self-described "mission of peace," President Donald Trump's seat-of-the-pants foreign policy is facing its toughest test yet as he attempts this week to personally broker an end to North Korea's nuclear program with Kim Jong Un.

West Texas town of Moran, area part of bump stocks history

MORAN, Texas (AP) - This tiny West Texas town is fading. The Methodist church is for sale, the American Legion post is on the brink of closing and half the main drag is shuttered.

The Houston Chronicle reports homes are falling in on themselves. The only restaurant, most days, closes ...

Singapore Postcard: Summit island hides macabre history

SINGAPORE (AP) - A new surveillance camera was installed and restaurants closed on Singapore's Sentosa Island, a popular tropical getaway thrust into the spotlight ahead of a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Located a quarter mile (400 meters) off the coast of the ...

The Long-Term Trajectory of U.S.-China Relations

Minxin Pei, Project Syndicate
While China might be able to avoid a devastating trade war in the short term, the long-term trajectory of US-China relations is almost certain to be characterized by escalating tension, and potentially even a full-blown cold war.

US says immigrant dies of ‘apparent suicide’ in Texas jail

HOUSTON (AP) - U.S. authorities have confirmed that a Honduran man was found dead in a Texas jail cell of an "apparent suicide" last month, but made no mention of details in a Washington Post report that the man was enraged after his wife and son were separated from him.

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Timeline: How the Trump-Kim summit came together

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The upcoming meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday will kick off a potentially lengthy diplomatic process to try to resolve the standoff over Pyongyang's pursuit of nuclear weapons. A look at how diplomacy took shape ...

Timeline: How the Trump-Kim summit came together

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The upcoming meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday will kick off a potentially lengthy diplomatic process to try to resolve the standoff over Pyongyang's pursuit of nuclear weapons. A look at how diplomacy took shape ...

Federal judge temporarily blocks deportation of pizza worker

NEW YORK (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked the deportation of a New York pizza shop worker in danger of being sent back to Ecuador.

Attorneys for the Legal Aid Society obtained the temporary stay for Pablo Villavicencio (via-veeh-SEN'-sioh) after a hearing in Manhattan federal court Saturday.

Villavicencio ...

Federal judge temporarily blocks deportation of pizza worker

NEW YORK (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked the deportation of a New York pizza shop worker in danger of being sent back to Ecuador.

Attorneys for the Legal Aid Society obtained the temporary stay for Pablo Villavicencio (via-veeh-SEN'-sioh) after a hearing in Manhattan federal court Saturday.

Villavicencio ...

Colorado baker hit with hostile reviews, protesters after Supreme Court win

Colorado baker Jack Phillips received a standing ovation Saturday at the Western Conservative Summit, which came as a change of pace after a week of protests and negative reviews following his Supreme Court victory.

Since the high court ruled Monday in his favor, the owner of the Masterpiece Cakeshop in ...

Kids from border fight at in Washington state foster care

SEATAC, Wash. (AP) - Washington state's governor says six children were brought to a Seattle foster care facility after federal immigration authorities separated them from their families at the border.

At a press conference outside of the federal prison near the Seattle airport on Saturday, Gov. Jay Inslee denounced the ...