US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

A senior delegation faces task of pressuring Turkey to accept a cease-fire in Northern Syria after Trump says US has no stake in defending Kurdish allies.

White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe

White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe

The White House is acknowledging that President Donald Trump asked Ukraine's leader to investigate his country's role in foreign meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.

Trump portrays Mideast as a bloody sandbox, maligns Kurds

Trump portrays Mideast as a bloody sandbox, maligns Kurds

President Donald Trump has maligned Kurds and played into Mideast stereotypes as he tries to justify his decision to pull out American troops from Syria.

Cummings provided strength, calm, for urban Baltimore

Cummings provided strength, calm, for urban Baltimore

He stood up for the poor and the disadvantaged throughout urban America - but Elijah Cummings mainly provided a strong voice and calm presence for his hometown of Baltimore, where he was revered as an advocate and champion.

Veteran Democrat Maloney to take over Cummings panel for now

Veteran Democrat Maloney to take over Cummings panel for now

A veteran House Democrat from New York City will for now take over the House committee that the late Rep. Elijah Cummings has chaired.

Diplomat says politicization of foreign policy disturbed him

Diplomat says politicization of foreign policy disturbed him

Career foreign service officer tells House impeachment inquiry he could no longer look the other way amid the Trump administration's dealings with Ukraine.

Klobuchar raised $1.1M for presidential campaign post-debate

Klobuchar raised $1.1M for presidential campaign post-debate

Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she raised $1.1 million for her 2020 presidential campaign in the 24 hours following this week's Democratic debate.

Biden: Syria withdrawal proves Trump is a 'complete failure'

Biden: Syria withdrawal proves Trump is a 'complete failure'

Joe Biden is jabbing at his top primary rival Elizabeth Warren and President Donald Trump coming out of Democrats' latest 2020 primary debate.

Republican lawmakers unmuzzled in rebuking Trump on Syria

Republican lawmakers unmuzzled in rebuking Trump on Syria

President Donald Trump's decision to pull American troops out of northern Syria has unmuzzled GOP lawmakers.

US Rep. Elijah Cummings has died

US Rep. Elijah Cummings has died

Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings died early Thursday at Johns Hopkins Hospital due to complications from longstanding health challenges, his congressional office said. He was 68.