The story Bob Woodward didn’t tell

U.S. 09/06/18, 17:57

The Washington power circuit loves insider baseball—stories that spread gossip, flatter the egos of political operatives, and give pundits new fodder for columns or TV hits. It doesn’t matter if the stories are true; it just matters that they don’t force the reader to think too much. “While I generally enjoy reading ...

US: Fighting for drug-free communities

News 08/30/18, 11:42

Families across the country are affected by the dangers of substance abuse and dependency. President Donald J. Trump’s was no different. “I had a brother who had a really big alcohol problem,” the President said from the White House this afternoon. “A very tough thing for our family.” Now, a new ...

US-Mexico trade deal: another big promise kept

U.S. 08/28/18, 15:04

Announced this morning, President Donald J. Trump is delivering on his promise to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) so all American workers can benefit. After years of promises by politicians, this is the first time that a modern American trade agreement has been renegotiated. "America has … finally ...

Melania Trump Announces Africa Trip

U.S. 08/26/18, 15:49

First lady Melania Trump announced that she is planning to visit Africa. She told AP in a statement on Aug. 20, that she will visit several African countries in October. “This will be my first time traveling to Africa and I am excited to educate myself on the issues facing children throughout the continent, ...

Trump Goes on the Road With Rallies for Republican Candidates

U.S. 08/26/18, 15:49

President Donald Trump plans to campaign aggressively on behalf of Republican candidates over the next six weeks, holding as many as eight rallies and 16 fundraisers by the end of September. Trump is likely to visit states that are crucial to Republican hopes for retaining control of the U.S. Senate, including ...

US Invested in Strategy for ‘Free and Open’ Indo-Pacific Region

U.S. 08/26/18, 15:49

The U.S. government’s interest in a free and open Indo-Pacific region is “rooted in the fact that the United States is an Indo-Pacific nation” and deeply invested in the broader region, says Alice G. Wells, principal deputy assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asian affairs. In remarks given at the Foreign ...

In Photos: Trump Rally in Charleston, W. Va.

U.S. 08/26/18, 15:48

Kathrine Brown (R) with friends Phil Solis (L) and Kyra Parke-Davis (C) before a Make America Great Again rally in Charleston, W. Va., on Aug. 21, 2018. (Charlotte Cuthbertson/The Epoch Times) The audience at a Make America Great Again rally in Charleston, W. Va., on Aug. 21, 2018. (Charlotte Cuthbertson/The Epoch ...

Trump, Coal Miners Celebrate Resurgence in West Virginia

U.S. 08/26/18, 15:48

For West Virginians, it’s all about energy, and they brought a lot of it to the Make America Great Again rally in Charleston on Aug. 21. The state is the second-largest coal producer (after Wyoming) in the country, and President Donald Trump is credited for the resurgence that is underway in ...

Alabama School Board to Post ‘In God We Trust’ in Schools

New York 08/14/18, 08:25

The Blount County school board in Alabama is poised to allow the motto “In God We Trust,” which is printed on U.S. currency, to appear in its schools, following action by the state legislature last month approving the maxim for government buildings. When the school board does act, it will have ...

Ivanka Trump: No Place For White Supremacy, Racism, Neo-Nazism In US

New York 08/12/18, 06:34

The tweets come on the anniversary of deadly unrest triggered by a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. President Trump's daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump on Saturday condemned white supremacy ahead of the anniversary of last year's violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. "One year ago in Charlottesville, we witnessed ...