Top US diplomat for refugee issues to leave post

The U.S. diplomat in charge of refugee issues plans to leave his post within days, becoming the third senior U.S. official to depart or be re-assigned from refugee work in recent weeks. Simon Henshaw, the acting assistant secretary of the State Department’s Bureau of Population, Refugees and M...

US government workers awake to shutdown, Senate vote looms

 Hundreds of thousands of federal workers woke up on Monday with the U.S. government still shut down and the Senate expected to try again to restore...

Trust in US institutions plunges in Trump’s first year

Trust in U.S. institutions, particularly the government, has plunged in President Donald Trump’s first year in office, according to a leading survey...

US embassy to move to Jerusalem by the end of 2019: Mike Pence

The U.S. embassy in Israel will move to Jerusalem by the end of 2019, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday. “In the weeks ahead, our...

Megyn Kelly attacks Jane Fonda in unhinged tirade over anti-war protests: ‘Veterans still call her Hanoi Jane’

Megyn Kelly on Monday lashed out at Jane Fonda, who has repeatedly blasted the NBC host for asking about her cosmetic surgery. During an appearance...

Moderate Republican senators urge firmer pledge on immigration from McConnell

Three moderate Republican U.S. senators on Monday, emerging from a bipartisan meeting aimed at trying to end the government shutdown, said there...