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GOP senator doesn't know if Trump's U.N. pick is up to the job

World / Politics Dec 10, 2018

GOP senator doesn't know if Trump's U.N. pick is up to the job

A leading Republican senator on foreign policy issues says he doesn't know whether President Donald Trump's pick to be U.N. ambassador has the expertise and background to capably handle the job. Trump wants former Fox News reporter and current State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert (NOW'-urt) ...

U.S. intensifies opposition to U.N. global compact on migration

World Dec 8, 2018

U.S. intensifies opposition to U.N. global compact on migration

The Trump administration on Friday intensified its opposition to the upcoming U.N. meeting to adopt a landmark pact on migration, calling it a "pro-migration" document that undermines sovereignty and warning that supporters are trying to create new international law. The U.S. Mission to the United ...

U.N. says civilian casualties in Yemen average 123 per week

World Dec 8, 2018

U.N. says civilian casualties in Yemen average 123 per week

The United Nations' refugee agency said Friday there were nearly 1,500 civilian casualties in Yemen from August through October, the latest grim tally to emerge from a four-year civil war as opposing parties hold talks in Sweden. The announcement came as Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels ...

Heather Nauert: From Fox anchor to U.N. envoy

World / Politics Dec 8, 2018

Heather Nauert: From Fox anchor to U.N. envoy

Less than two years ago, Heather Nauert was working as an anchor on Donald Trump's favorite news show, "Fox & Friends." Her rise since then has been stunning. Trump has now named her as his pick to become America's voice and face at the United ...