Jim Mattis quits as Pentagon chief after clashes with Trump

World / Politics Dec 21, 2018

Jim Mattis quits as Pentagon chief after clashes with Trump

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resigned Thursday after clashing with President Donald Trump over the abrupt withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria and after two years of deep disagreements over America's role in the world. Mattis, perhaps the most respected foreign policy official in Trump's administration, ...

First caravan migrants arrive at Mexico-U.S. border

World / Social Issues Nov 15, 2018

First caravan migrants arrive at Mexico-U.S. border

Migrants in a caravan of Central Americans arrived in Tijuana by the hundreds Wednesday, getting their first glimpse of the robust U.S. military presence that awaits them after President Donald Trump ordered thousands of troops to the border. Several hundred people from the caravan got ...