Clinton outspends all rivals in building campaign juggernaut – Hillary’s campaign officials say they...

DES MOINES:  Hillary Clinton spent $26 million over the summer building up her 2016 campaign, more than any of her rivals either within her...

Obama to keep troops in Afghanistan till 2016 – Casts aside promise to end...

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will keep 5,500 US troops in Afghanistan when he leaves office in 2017, according to senior administration officials, casting aside...

Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Bopping his head to the beat and swaying to a blues version of "America the Beautiful," President Barack Obama celebrated what he called one...

China warns against US South China Sea move – ‘Firmly oppose’ infringement of sovereignty

BEIJING: Beijing warned yesterday that it would "firmly oppose" infringement of its sovereignty after indications Washington will soon send warships close to its artificial...

Condo owners in Panama tells Trump: You’re fired! – Allegations of mismanagement and overspending

PANAMA CITY: The directors of a massive Trump-branded luxury condominium development in Panama fired Donald Trump's company in the summer over allegations of mismanagement,...

Leading Republican Ryan reconsiders speaker run – Vote delayed after frontrunner drops out

WASHINGTON: A leading Republican congressman with allies on the right wing of the party, Paul Ryan, is weighing a bid to replace retiring US...

GOP in turmoil after speaker race withdrawal – McCarthy’s astonishingly decides to abandon campaign

WASHINGTON: Jolted by political lightning for the second time in two weeks, House Republicans are staring at turmoil and uncertainty after Majority Leader Kevin...

After Obama apology, medical charity presses probe request; Important for NGOs working in conflict...

KABUL: A day after President Barack Obama apologized for a tragic US airstrike that killed at least 22 people at a hospital run by...

US government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

WASHINGTON: The Obama administration deported fewer immigrants over the past 12 months than at any time since 2006, according to internal figures obtained by...

MSF demands probe into deadly Kunduz air strike

KABUL: Medical charity MSF yesterday demanded an international probe into a deadly US air strike on an Afghan hospital, after reports said NATO's top...

Clashes after Mexico City massacre protest – ‘Dead had been shot in the back’

MEXICO CITY: Masked protesters clashed with riot police in Mexico City on Friday after thousands of people marched to commemorate the 47th anniversary of...

Trump and Carson’s attacks on Muslims worry GOP elders – ‘If I win, they’re...

WASHINGTON: The candidates atop the GOP presidential field are ramping up political attacks aimed at Muslims, a move designed to appeal to hardline conservatives....

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