[WASHINGTON] US Vice President Mike Pence said on Sunday that he erred in not wearing a face mask during a visit with patients at the Mayo Clinic last month.

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump, cooped up in the White House for weeks due to the coronavirus lockdown, flew to Camp David, Maryland, on Friday for a weekend away at the presidential...

[WASHINGTON] The top Republicans in the US Congress displayed a united front on Friday in their drive for coronavirus-related liability protections for businesses, saying such measures will be...

[WASHINGTON] Top US health official Anthony Fauci will not testify next week to a congressional committee examining the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic, the White House...

[WASHINGTON] The Trump administration on Thursday looked set to join local officials in advising Americans to wear masks when venturing out during the still-exploding coronavirus pandemic, as the...

[NEW YORK] A trade group representing mall owners is urging the Trump administration to provide relief to retailers, restaurants and landlords as the coronavirus pandemic shuts down commerce...

[WASHINGTON] The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives prepared on Friday to pass a coronavirus aid package that would provide free testing and paid sick leave for workers, after US...

[PALM BEACH] President Donald Trump parted ways on Friday with acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney and replaced him with conservative lawmaker and close ally Mark Meadows, who was a...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump said Friday he was "here to listen" at a lively White House debate on the "very complex subject" of vaping and the impact of kid-friendly e-cigarette flavours...

[NEW YORK] US authorities said on Friday they were seeking a court order requiring Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to forfeit US$12.7 billion following his conviction for racketeering...