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Egyptian-American named deputy US national security advisor

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster has tapped Dina Powell to become his deputy, promoting the Cairo-born banker and policyma...More...

US diplomat Solomon, who helped normalize China relations, dies

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Top US diplomat and China scholar Richard Solomon, who played a leading role in the opening of relations with Beijing under Richard Nixon in the 1970s, has died ...More...

As US health plan teeters, Republican rebels demand changes

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US Republicans clashed Wednesday over plans to replace Obamacare, with President Donald Trump and top allies in Congress pitching a...More...

US plans for Syria include another 1,000 troops: US official

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Up to 1,000 additional US troops could deploy to northern Syria under provisional plans drawn up by the Pentagon, a US defense offi...More...

Two Americans trapped in Canadian avalanche feared dead

MONTREAL, March 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Two US snowshoers appear to have been caught in an avalanche in Banff National Park in the Canadian Rocky Mountains and are feared de...More...

Hawaii judge freezes Trump's revamped travel ban

HONOLULU, March 16, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A federal court in Hawaii on Wednesday halted Donald Trump's revised executive order temporarily closing US borders to refugees and n...More...