Category Archives: US-World

Trump plans to offer citizenship to 1.8 million illegal immigrants

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump is ready to sign on to a plan that would open a path to citizenship for as many as 1.8 million “Dreamers,” who were brought illegally

North Korea calls for unification of all Koreans

SEOUL – North Korea sent a rare announcement addressed to “all Koreans at home and abroad” on Thursday, saying they should make a “breakthrough” for unification without the help of other countries,

Bill ends government shutdown

WASHINGTON – Congress voted on Monday to end a three-day U.S. government shutdown, approving the latest short-term funding bill as Democrats accepted promises from Republicans for a broad debate later on the future

Trump angers China, South Korea with new trade tariffs

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump has approved steep tariffs on imports of solar panels and washing machines to protect US producers, triggering an outcry in China and South Korea and even protests

Pope rails against ‘fake news’

VATICAN — Pope Francis warned on Wednesday against the temptation of fake news, drawing a parallel between ethically compromised journalism and the biblical tale of Adam, Eve, the snake and the forbidden

2 killed in Kentucky school shooting

BENTON, Ky. – A 15-year-old boy opened fire with a handgun just before classes started at his high school in rural western Kentucky on Tuesday, killing two fellow students and wounding 13 other youths before