Iran waiting for new sanctions, Pompeo looking for allies

The United States is due to unveil a new set of economic sanctions against Iran, while Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is visiting Saudi Arabia to discuss a “global coalition” against Tehran.... Read more »

Trump behind Biden and four other Democrats in a poll

President Donald Trump is lagging behind five Democrats, including Joe Biden, who leads the race in his party’s primary polls, according to a nationwide poll released Sunday by Fox News. The former... Read more »

Kim Jong Un receives an “excellent” letter from Trump

President Donald Trump sent a letter to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , who “said with satisfaction that it has excellent content,” a state news agency reported on Sunday. Nuclear talks... Read more »

Trump nominates Mark T. Esper as Secretary of Defense

President, Donald Trump, has nominated Mark T. Esper to occupy the position of the Secretary of Defense, replacing the interim secretary, Patrick Shanahan, reports The Associated Press The announcement comes in a... Read more »

FDA Approves New Libido-Boosting Drug for Women

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for women suffering from loss of sexual desire, which comes after the marketing of a well-known pill was allowed... Read more »

Huge cocaine seizure on a boat in Philadelphia could be largest ever

US federal authorities announced on Tuesday that it has seized about 16 tons of cocaine aboard a cargo ship in the port of Philadelphia, an operation described as one of the largest... Read more »

US officials confirm the return of sanctions against Iran

On Monday the United States will reinstate all the sanctions against Iran that were lifted in the wake of the 2015 agreement on Iran’s nuclear, the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo... Read more »

American economy added 250,000 jobs in May

The US economy added 250,000 jobs in May, and the unemployment rate remained at 3.7%, the government announced Friday. Salaries increased by 3.1%, strong growth after years of stagnation, according to the... Read more »

Trump denies asking soldiers to “shoot” at migrants

President Donald Trump moderated remarks he made Friday, saying he had not asked US soldiers to shoot at migrants on the Mexican border if they threw stones at them. “I did not... Read more »