South Carolina News: Columbia, United States Attorney Lydon Hosts Discussion on China’s Threat to America’s National Security

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that she hosted a…

Huawei exec pokes fun at US spying, Snowden at tech show

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A top executive at Chinese tech supplier Huawei poked fun at U.S.…

WASHINGTON | Former US security officials to oppose emergency declaration

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of former U.S. national security officials is set to release a…

MANHATTAN, Kan. | The Latest: Security worries retiring Kansas Sen. Roberts

MANHATTAN, Kan. —Jan 04, 2019— The Latest on Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts’ future (all times…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s skewed theory of paying for wall

WASHINGTON —Jan 02, 2019— President Donald Trump is, at once, demanding billions of dollars from the…

BERLIN  | Germany tightens checks on foreign investment plans

BERLIN  — Germany tightened the rules Wednesday on foreign investments in some sectors, including the media,…

WASHINGTON | Trump comments upend US approach to Huawei, trade talks

WASHINGTON— The United States and China have taken pains this week to emphasize that their trade…

WASHINGTON | Ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn asks for probation, community service in Russia probe false statements case

WASHINGTON— Ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn asks for probation, community service in Russia probe false statements…

WASHINGTON | Special counsel calls ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s cooperation ‘substantial,’ recommends no jail time

WASHINGTON — Special counsel calls ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s cooperation ‘substantial,’ recommends no jail time.…

CHEYENNE, Wyo | Mattis: War-trophy bells’ return to help US, Philippine ties

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Three war-trophy bells seized by U.S. troops over a century ago got a…

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran arrests ex-minister of welfare over financial fraud

TEHRAN, Iran  — Iran’s official IRNA news agency says authorities have arrested the former minister of…

WASHINGTON News: Attorney General Sessions Recognizes U.S. Attorney’s Office With Awards for Work on National Security Cases

Two Teams Honored at Annual Justice Department Ceremony WASHINGTON – Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recognized…

BILLINGS, Mont. | West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military installations or other federal…

ISLAMABAD | Rights groups warn against US flouting international court

ISLAMABAD — Afghan rights workers are warning that the U.S. national security adviser’s blistering attack on…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House officials no Trump order on op-ed

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump and an anonymous op-ed in The New York…

CINCINNATI | Kavanaugh’s support for surveilling Americans raises concern

CINCINNATI — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has frequently supported giving the U.S. government wide latitude…

TOKYO | Japan says North Korean threat remains despite summit pledge

TOKYO — Japan needs to bolster its missile defenses and its alliance with the United States,…

BUCHAREST, Romania | Romanian or Russian? A geopolitical issue in Moldova

BUCHAREST, Romania  — Japan’s ambassador to Moldova is fluent in the country’s official language: Romanian. But…

CAIRO | Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

CAIRO  — Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves…

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | The Latest: Omarosa releases taped conversation with Trump

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — The Latest on former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local): 7:25…

U.S. Department of State News: Ukraine’s New Law on National Security

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The United States welcomes Ukraine’s…

WASHINGTON  | I never said that! High-tech deception of ‘deepfake’ videos

WASHINGTON  — Hey, did my congressman really say that? Is that really President Donald Trump on…

MOSCOW | Putin, Trump to hold summit in Helsinki on July 16

MOSCOW— Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a summit in Helsinki…

WASHINGTON | Trump: NK summit plans set; US troop drawdown not on table

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump offered his latest teaser Friday for a historic U.S. summit…

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran orders internet providers to block Telegram

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian authorities have ordered internet service providers to block access to Telegram,…

WASHINGTON | US urges release of detainees as show of sincerity by NKorea

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s national security adviser says the release by North Korea of…

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran bans government bodies from using foreign message apps

TEHRAN, Iran  | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  Iran’s presidency has banned all government bodies from using…

WASHINGTON | Trump cancels Latin America trip to focus on Syria

WASHINGTON | April 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday canceled plans to travel…

Senior Officials: U.S. Must Keep Pace with Adversaries in Missile Defense

WASHINGTON (STL.News) The fiscal year 2019 budget request for ballistic missile defense seeks to ensure the United…

Russians Use Social Media Sites To Collect Americans’ Personal Data

(STL.News) The Kremlin-backed Internet Research Agency used fake social-media accounts before and after the 2016 U.S.…