Chicago teachers to strike in nation's 3rd…

Chicago parents and community groups are scrambling to prepare for a massive teachers' strike set to begin Thursday, prompting the city to preemptively cancel classes in the nation's third-largest school district

Trump Defends His Decision To Pull U.S. Troops…

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump repeatedly defended his decision to withdraw American troops from Syria.

Opioid Crisis Cost U.S. Economy $631B Over Span…

And that cost might be increasing.

Rights group meets in Brazil due to concerns about Bolsonaro

The executive director of Human Rights Watch says Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is straining against democratic checks and balances, but has so far been restrained by Congress and the courts

Spanish PM vows to stand firm amid Catalonia…

Spanish caretaker prime minister Pedro Sánchez says three straight days of violent clashes between protesters and police in Catalonia won't provoke authorities into taking drastic measures

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Appeals Court Agrees To Rehear Trump Emoluments…

On Tuesday, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to rehear arguments in the case, which was filed in 2017.

Former Pompeo Adviser Michael McKinley To Testify…

McKinley resigned as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's senior adviser last week.

Argentina's presidential front-runner focuses on economy

The front-runner in Argentina's presidential race says his main concern is the country's economic woes, which he blames on his main opponent, conservative President Mauricio Macri

Search of collapsed hotel shifts to recovery…

New Orleans officials say the chances of a missing worker's survival after a hotel collapse are diminishing, and they may soon shift from rescue to recovery mode

U.S. House Approves Bills Supporting Hong Kong…

A spokesman for China's Foreign Ministry criticized U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday for their foreign interference.

12 Candidates Square Off In Ohio Democratic…

The decision to put 12 candidates on stage made it the largest primary debate in U.S. history.

Africans fail to get UN support for AU-UN envoy for Libya

African members of the U.N. Security Council have tried unsuccessfully to appoint a joint African Union-United Nations envoy for conflict-torn Libya in an apparent attempt to replace current U.N. envoy Ghassan Salame

Biden: Syria withdrawal proves Trump is a…

Joe Biden is hammering President Donald Trump as a 'complete failure as commander in chief.'

Washington Roundup: Politicians Respond To Syria…

President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria is proving unpopular on both sides of the aisle.

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Pence, Giuliani And White House Budget Office…

​They had until Oct. 15 to hand over documents related to President Trump's communications with Ukraine.

'See you at the polls': Trump and Pelosi have it out

He said she's a third-rate politician. She said he's having a meltdown. And with that President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi chalked up their latest explosive meeting

The Latest: Reward increases for missing Alabama…

A reward has been increased for information leading to a missing 3-year-old girl who was abducted from a birthday party

China Says It's Already Bought Large Amounts Of U…

A spokesperson for China's foreign ministry told reporters Chinese companies have already purchased thousands of tons of U.S. agricultural products.

FEC Chair Warns Of Potential Dark Money Problems…

Federal Elections Commission chair Ellen Weintraub says two recent arrests could be just the beginning of bigger issues with so-called "dark money."

Opioid settlement talks broaden ahead of 1st…

Negotiations to settle thousands of lawsuits over the toll of opioids are broadening days before opening arguments are scheduled in the first federal trial on the drug crisis

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power…

Workers across the nation celebrate a tentative deal with General Motors that could end a 31-day strike that shut down the company's factories

Here's What To Watch For During The October…

Democratic presidential hopefuls will participate in the most crowded debate event this primary season on October 15 in Ohio.

Hunter Biden To Step Down From Chinese Firm

Hunter Biden will leave his position at the end of October.

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Fort Worth faith leaders want judge to enforce…

Community and faith leaders on Wednesday called on the Trump administration to open a civil rights investigation into the Fort Worth Police Department in the wake of a white officer's fatal shooting of a black woman in her home

The Latest: Schiff says he'll release interview…

The lead House impeachment investigator says he will release transcripts of the closed-door interviews lawmakers have conducted with current and former administration officials

Senior Adviser To Sec. Mike Pompeo Resigns

McKinley served as U.S. ambassador to several countries, including to Afghanistan during the end of the Obama administration.