7 Feb 2019
A measles outbreak in Washington state last month has gotten worse with at least 50 cases now confirmed by state health officials.
1 Jan 2019
Russia has opened a criminal case against a US citizen for alleged spying. Relations between Moscow and Washington have soured since Russia's annexation of Crimea and allegations Russia interfered with US elections.
24 Dec 2018
President Trump's surprising move to order the withdrawal of all US forces from Syria via Twitter stunned Washington. But why he did it and whether his order will be implemented remains murky.
29 Nov 2018
Palestinian leaders are deadlocked with Israel, face internal challenges and have clashed with Washington. DW’s Conflict Zone met Chief Palestinian Negotiator Saeb Erekat and asked him about his next steps.
27 Nov 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the agreement allowing the United Kingdom to leave the European Union may make trade between Washington and London more difficult.
21 Oct 2018
President Donald Trump said Washington will exit a Cold-War era treaty that eliminated a class of nuclear weapons due to Russian violations, triggering a warning of retaliatory measures from Moscow.
29 Sep 2018
The Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Friday there was no cause for concern or panic over trade friction between Beijing and Washington, adding that China follows a path to "peaceful" development.
1 Sep 2018
Funeral services for Senator John McCain begins as his remains arrive at the National Catherdal in Washington, D.C.
3 Jun 2018
Lavrov invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to Russia as Moscow seeks to reassert its influence in the region. The visit comes as Pyongyang engages in hectic diplomacy with Washington, Seoul and Beijing.
18 May 2018
At an event about reforming prison laws in Washington on Friday, President Donald Trump comments on a deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas.
28 Apr 2018
German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets with President Trump on a one-day visit to Washington, with the two leaders far apart on issues like the Iran nuclear deal, NATO spending and trade.
24 Mar 2018
President Donald Trump says the U.S. is nearing a trade breakthrough with South Korea during a news conference in Washington about his decision to sign a spending bill funding the federal government for the next six months.