No issue with Biden's son, Ukraine gas firm

2014-05-15 10:05:32

The White House on Tuesday brushed aside questions about whether the involvement of Vice President Joe Biden's son in a Ukrainian natural gas company raised ethical issues.

Spying on millions of Americans in the 'United States of Secrets'

2014-05-15 09:07:26

FRONTLINE documentary reveals US domestic surveillance program's birth, evolution in secrecy.

California wildfire: New blaze erupts

2014-05-15 09:07:16

Another wildfire near San Diego moves up a hillside near San Marcos, California May 14, 2014.

US-China 'Dialogue' to include S. China Sea

2014-05-14 22:31:23

Senior officials from China and the US will have to sort out a wide range of economic and security issues in early June, including tensions in the South China Sea.

Obama meets Syrian opposition leader in show of support

2014-05-14 11:53:15

US President Barack Obama met with the leader of Syria's main rebel group on Tuesday, in a display of U.S. support to the moderate opposition in the war-torn country.

Wildfires force evacuations in California

2014-05-14 09:54:40

A wildfire roaring through Southern California forced evacuation orders for more than 20,000 homes on Tuesday.

1st blue paper on Canada issued in China

2014-05-13 20:19:07

Sino-Canadian relations are showing sound and healthy development trends, with strong momentum in trade and energy, according to the first blue paper on Canada in China, issued in Guangzhou on Tuesday.

US will work with India's new govt

2014-05-13 09:47:30

The United States looks forward to the formation of a new India government and working closely with the next administration, US President Barack Obama said on Monday.

China’s top soldier visits US

2014-05-12 09:08:03

General Fang Fenghui, the chief of general staff of China’s People’s Liberation Army, will visit the United States this week to meet his American counterpart and tour defense facilities, according to the Pentagon.

No recognition of eastern Ukrain referendums - US

2014-05-11 23:17:51

The United States rejected the referendums being held in two regions of eastern Ukraine over their future status, saying it would not recognize the results.

9/11 remains returned to 'Ground Zero'

2014-05-11 06:57:37

The unidentified remains of those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack returned to the World Trade Center site in a solemn procession on a foggy Saturday morning.

Two dead, one missing in US balloon crash

2014-05-11 06:44:33

Two people were killed and another missing after a hot air balloon hit a power line and caught fire over Virginia during a festival.