Government And Politics

The Latest: No one blamed in psychiatric hospital escape

Dec 12, 2018

The Hawaii attorney general's investigation into the escape of patient last year from a psychiatric hospital found there was no single employee directly responsible for Randall Saito's escape

Russian nuclear-capable bombers fly over Caribbean Sea

Dec 12, 2018

The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers were flown over the Caribbean Sea during a 10-hour training mission

Venezuela's Maduro: US leads assassination plot against him

Dec 12, 2018

Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro says he's uncovered an assassination plot that leads directly to the White House

Trump comments upend US approach to Huawei, trade talks

Dec 12, 2018

Trump says he might intervene in Huawei case, upending US efforts to separate court proceedings from trade talks

Judge declines to dismiss challenge to US asylum delays

Dec 12, 2018

A federal judge says immigrant rights activists can continue to challenge what they describe as unlawful U.S. government delays for asylum cases

Brazilian couple get light sentences in grandson's abduction

Dec 12, 2018

A federal judge has sentenced a Brazilian couple to minimal prison sentences for helping their daughter kidnap their grandson, who has been living in Brazil for the last five years after being taken from Texas

Hungary creates new court system under government control

Dec 12, 2018

Hungary's parliament has approved the creation of a new court system to deal with matters related to public administration

Netanyahu's adviser accused of sexual assault resigns

Dec 12, 2018

An adviser to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rendered his resignation following allegations of sexual assault

US officials: China poses serious national security threat

Dec 12, 2018

U.S. national security officials say China's cyber threats and the theft of intellectual property from American companies pose large economic and national security challenges

The Latest: Ex-VP Gore thinks Trump may help climate cause

Dec 12, 2018

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore says he thinks President Donald Trump's stance on global warming may actually advance the cause of tackling climate change

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