United Nations

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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June 29, 2018 - 8:51 am
GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. migration agency's rejection of (all times local): 1:55 p.m. The U.N.'s migration agency has rejected the Trump administration's proposed candidate to head the body, a post previously held by Americans since 1951. Diplomats who took part in three rounds of...
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Map highlights the eight countries receiving temporary oil sanction waivers
November 06, 2018 - 1:59 pm
By NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL , Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The "largest-ever" U.S. sanctions list targeting Iran drew mockery from Iranian officials on Tuesday for including mothballed Boeing 747s, a bank that closed years earlier and a sunken oil tanker that exploded off China months...
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September 28, 2018 - 3:54 pm
By JENNIFER PELTZ and FRANK JORDANS , Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Days after U.S. President Donald Trump denounced globalism before world leaders at the United Nations, China and Russia positioned themselves Friday as defenders of internationalism that are keeping promises when...
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September 11, 2018 - 1:53 pm
By JENNIFER PELTZ and KAREN MATTHEWS , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with tears and somber tributes as President Donald Trump hailed "the moment when America fought back" on one of the hijacked planes used as weapons in the deadliest terror attack on U.S...
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September 10, 2018 - 2:22 pm
By MATTHEW LEE and SUSANNAH GEORGE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration ordered the closure of the Palestinian diplomatic mission in Washington on Monday and threatened sanctions against the International Criminal Court if it pursues investigations against the U.S., Israel...
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August 18, 2018 - 6:18 am
GENEVA (AP) — Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80. His foundation announced his death in a tweet on Saturday, saying that he died...
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July 09, 2018 - 2:45 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the U.S. opposed a resolution to encourage breastfeeding because it called for limits on the promotion of products like infant formula. In a tweet Monday, Trump criticizes The New York Times for reporting that U.S. officials sought to remove language...
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June 23, 2018 - 7:34 am
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - A New Zealand man finds himself in the hospital and in the custody of police. The Goochland Sheriff’s Office states that 25 year old Troy Skinner (from New Zealand) tried to break into a home in Goochland Friday(6/22/18) afternoon. The home on Steeplechase Parkway was...
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