Russia says Washington is increasing the role of nuclear weapons in its military planning as part of a stepped-up campaign by the Trump administration to ensure "U.S. military superiority over the rest of the world.".
Republican U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem is significantly outraising and outspending her Democratic challenger, state Sen. Billie Sutton, in the South Dakota governor's race, according to state campaign finance reports filed Monday.
Thousands of Central American migrants have resumed an arduous trek toward the U.S. border, with members bristling at suggestions there could be terrorists among them and saying the caravan is being used for political ends in the United States.
President Donald Trump has escalated his immigration rhetoric at a midterm rally in Texas, falsely accusing Democrats of "encouraging millions of illegal aliens to break our laws, violate our borders and overwhelm our nation.".
President Donald Trump says the U.S. will begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing" aid to three Central American nations over a migrant "'caravan" making its way to the U.S. southern border. But it's unclear how.
The White House's move to expand Washington's dispute with Beijing beyond trade and technology and into accusations of political meddling has sunk their relations to the lowest level since the Cold War.
Russia is calling U.S. accusations that it isn't complying with a 1987 nuclear weapons treaty "groundless" and says its claims of U.S. violations of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty are "justified".