US PRESIDENT Donald Trump will on Monday ask the US Congress for an additional US$8.6 billion to help pay for the wall that he promised to build on the southern border with Mexico to combat...

THERE is this country that's a net oil exporter, where according to reports, the security services were considering staging a coup against its president whom they suspected of having ties...

[WASHINGTON] Congress on Wednesday was up against a tight deadline to pass a bipartisan accord to avert another partial US government shutdown, but President Donald Trump could still torpedo the...

[WASHINGTON] Republican and Democratic members of Congress will open negotiations on Wednesday in search of a deal to fund the government and address border security, including the construction of...

[WASHINGTON] The five-week US government shutdown subtracted US$11 billion from the economy, about twice the amount President Donald Trump sought to fund a border wall, a congressional body said...

US President Donald Trump met top Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday, but they failed to hammer out an agreement that would end a partial government shutdown over his demand for billions of dollars...

[WASHINGTON] Donald Trump said that most federal employees who are not receiving paychecks because of the US government shutdown are Democrats, after characterizing them as supporters of the wall...