Iraqi commander: Fallujah 'fully liberated' from IS

Jun 26, 2016

Iraqi commander: Fallujah 'fully liberated' from IS

A senior Iraqi commander declared that the city of Fallujah was “fully liberated” from Islamic State group militants on Sunday, after a more than monthlong military operation. Iraqi troops have entered the northwestern al-Julan neighborhood, the last area of Fallujah to remain under IS ...

Democrats reject platform proposal opposing TPP trade deal

Jun 25, 2016

Democrats reject platform proposal opposing TPP trade deal

Democrats on Friday voted down an amendment to the party’s platform that would have opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, avoiding an awkward scenario that would have put its statement of values at odds with President Barack Obama. Members of a Democratic National Convention ...

Boeing nears $25 billion deal to sell jetliners to Iran Air

Jun 22, 2016

Boeing nears $25 billion deal to sell jetliners to Iran Air

U.S. aerospace giant Boeing and Iran Air confirmed Tuesday a tentative deal for the sale of passenger planes, in what could prove a landmark for easing in the difficult U.S.-Iran relationship. The deal, valued as much as $25 billion, would be the largest between ...