World / Politics May 10, 2017

U.S. Senate Republican leader opposes new Russia investigation

The U.S. Senate majority leader, Republican Mitch McConnell, said on Wednesday he did not support any additional investigation into whether Russia influenced the 2016 U.S. election, saying as he opened the Senate that it would "impede" probes already under way. But the chamber's Democratic minority ...

Onaga looks to Trump for change in U.S. policy on bases

National / Politics Feb 3, 2017

Onaga looks to Trump for change in U.S. policy on bases

Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga expressed hope Thursday that the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump will adopt a new policy toward U.S. military bases on the island prefecture. Referring to the drastic changes Trump has made since taking office on Jan. 20, Onaga said in ...