Ex-Sen. Lugar hailed as peacemaker ahead of Indiana funeral

U.S. 05/14/19, 16:16

Longtime U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar was hailed for being a peacemaker as a two-day tribute began Tuesday with a military honor guard leading his flag-draped casket into the Indiana Statehouse Rotunda.A couple hundred people gathered with Lugar's wife, Charlene, and ...

Update: Lugar recalled as peacemaker as services start

U.S. 05/14/19, 14:03

The Latest on memorial services for former Sen. Richard Lugar (all times local):1 p.m.A couple hundred people stood as a military honor guard carried former Sen. Richard Lugar's flag-draped casket into the Indiana Statehouse Rotunda for the start of a ...

Europeans struggle to preserve Iran nuclear accord

Europe 05/08/19, 14:09

The world powers struggling to preserve a nuclear deal with Iran are facing an increasingly uphill battle, with a new deadline from Tehran on finding a solution to make up for last year's unilateral U.S. withdrawal from the accord and ...

Trump, Putin discuss nuclear weapons, Mueller report

Politics 05/03/19, 11:40

President Donald Trump spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin for more than an hour Friday about nuclear weapons agreements, the conflict in Venezuela, North Korea and also briefly about special counsel Robert Mueller's just completed report on Moscow's interference in ...

Update: EU regrets US decision on Iran sanctions

Europe 04/23/19, 08:12

The Latest on the U.S. move to end Iran sanction exemptions (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The European Union is criticizing the U.S. decision to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil and warns that the move could damage an international ...

Update: Trump wants North Korea sanctions to remain

Asia & Pacific 04/11/19, 12:06

The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in (all times local): 12:55 p.m. President Donald Trump says the U.S. wants to see sanctions against North Korea continue for now. President Donald Trump walks with South Korean President Moon ...

Trump, South Korea’s leader mull next step in nuclear talks

Politics 04/11/19, 11:20

President Donald Trump's meeting Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in comes amid uncertainty over whether the leader of North Korea is considering backing out of nuclear negotiations or restarting nuclear and missile tests. It is Moon's first meeting with Trump ...

US approves deal to share nuclear tech with Saudi Arabia

Tech 03/28/19, 15:01

The Trump administration has approved six applications for U.S. companies to sell nuclear power technology and assistance to Saudi Arabia, Energy Secretary Rick Perry told lawmakers Thursday. Perry told the Senate Armed Services Committee that the Energy Department has approved 37 ...

US targets Chinese firms for alleged N.Korea sanctions dodge

Politics 03/21/19, 19:48

The Trump administration on Thursday sanctioned two Chinese shipping companies suspected of helping North Korea evade sanctions — the first targeted actions taken against Pyongyang since its nuclear negotiations with the U.S. in Hanoi last month ended without agreement. "The maritime ...

Europeans urge Russia to return to arms-control treaty

Europe 03/15/19, 05:10

A group of European nations is urging Russia not to abandon a nuclear weapons treaty with the United States.Germany, Sweden and the Netherlands are also calling for new arms control agreements to address the rising power of China and other ...

US envoy: NKorea denuclearization must not be incremental

Politics 03/11/19, 15:32

The Trump administration will insist North Korea follow through on its commitment to completely eliminate its nuclear weapons before the U.S. agrees to the lifting of international sanctions, the State Department's special envoy for North Korea said Monday. In his first ...

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