Zuma's Action Sparks South Africa Cabinet Concerns
South African President Jacob Zuma has recalled Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan from a roadshow meeting with investors in the U.S. and U.K., sparking concern over a potential cabinet reshuffle.
White House turns to taxes after healthcare loss
Fresh off a defeat on U.S. healthcare legislation, the White House warned rebellious conservative lawmakers that they should get behind President Donald Trump's agenda or he may bypass them on future legislative fights, including tax reform.
U.S. bans big electronics as carry-on iterms from 10 airports
The White House confirms new restrictions on electronic devices carried by travellers to the U.S. from 10 airports in response to unspecified terror threats.
Trump will "close the deal" on healthcare: Ryan
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's confident President Donald Trump will "close the deal" on replacing Obamacare.
Trump supporters doubtful FBI Director Comey will be 'credible'
Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump at his rally in Kentucky say they doubt that FBI Director James Comey is capable of carrying out an independent investigation into possible ties between Trump's presidential campaign and Moscow.
FBI 's Comey says no evidence of Trump wiretapping claim
FBI Director James Comey says neither the Department of Justice nor his own agency has evidence to support a claim by U.S. President Donald Trump that his Trump Tower headquarters had been wiretapped during the 2016 election campaign.
Intruder on White House grounds 16 minutes before arrest: Secret Service
Twenty-six-year-old Jonathan Tran, who scaled the White House fence last week was on the property's grounds for 16 minutes before he was detained, the U.S. Secret Service said in a statement.
Trump’s new travel ban halted
A U.S. judge in Hawaii Wednesday granted a temporary restraining order on President Trump’s new travel ban hours before it was due to take effect.
U.S. accuses Russian agents of masterminding Yahoo hack
The U.S. government accused Russia of directing some of the world’s most notorious cyber criminals to break into computer systems, namely half-billion accounts at Yahoo, in a broad scheme that married illicit profits and intelligence gathering.