Replacing Michael Flynn Trump names H.R. McMaster as national security adviser

Donald Trump announced respected Army lieutenant general H.R. McMaster as his national security adviser Monday, hoping to course correct after his first pick resigned and his second turned down the vital post. More

Modified version planned Trump withdraws appeal of travel ban suspension

President Donald Trump's administration dropped Thursday its appeal of a court ruling that suspended his travel ban targeting refugees and seven Muslim countries and said it would replace the measure with a modified version. More

Speech to European Parliament Justin Trudeau says world benefits from strong EU

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told European lawmakers Thursday that the world is better off when the EU is strong, as anti-Brussels sentiment rises following the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's victory. More

New York Times report Trump campaign had repeated contact with Russia

Members of Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before he won the White House, The New York Times reported Tuesday. More

National Security Adviser Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned amid controversy over his contacts with the Russian government Monday, a stunning first departure from the new president's inner circle less than a month after his inauguration. More

Commentary The depreciated legacy of Europe

Towards the end of Jean-Claude Juncker’s recent interview with Deutschlandfunk radio, the European Commission president tells of his campaigning across many European countries and “falling in love with Europe again”. Are these really the words of a surrender? More