Trump's message to G7 leaders this weekend: Be more like U.S.

World / Politics Aug 23, 2019

Trump's message to G7 leaders this weekend: Be more like U.S.

President Donald Trump will highlight U.S. economic policies under his stewardship at meetings with other G7 leaders this weekend in France and encourage allies to follow the American model to stave off problems with the global economy, officials said. Trump will attend the G7 summit ...

U.K. and EU only harden their positions on Brexit as G-7 nears

World / Politics Aug 21, 2019

U.K. and EU only harden their positions on Brexit as G-7 nears

The European Union and Britain, which are hurtling toward a costly, damaging no-deal split in a little over two months, kicked off a high-wire week of diplomacy Tuesday by entrenching themselves deeper in their irreconcilable positions. Highlighting new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's determination to ...

France honors African veterans of 'forgotten D-Day' landings

World Aug 16, 2019

France honors African veterans of 'forgotten D-Day' landings

It's sometimes called "the forgotten D-Day," the crucial but overshadowed Allied invasion of the French Riviera to push back the Nazis. France held an elaborate military ceremony Thursday to remember it 75 years on — and especially, to honor the many soldiers from Africa sent ...