Historic peace deal in Afghanistan reached with Taliban,…

WASHINGTON – U.S. and Taliban negotiators signed an historic agreement Saturday in Qatar that could end 19 years of war in Afghanistan and allow President Donald Trump to begin the promised withdrawal of American troops.  The four-page pact spells…

Eight Republicans join Democrats to pass Senate measure…

WASHINGTON – Eight Senate Republicans broke with President Donald Trump on Thursday – joining all the chamber's Democrats to support legislation that would restrict the president's ability to wage war with Iran. The 55-45 vote marked a rare bipartisan…

Total of U.S. troops wounded in Iranian missile…

WASHINGTON – More than 100 U.S. troops have been diagnosed with mild traumatic brain injury from last month's Iranian missile attack on a base in Iraq, the Pentagon announced Monday. The number of troops wounded by the explosions at the…

House votes to limit Trumps ability to wage…

WASHINGTON – The House of Representatives passed a resolution Thursday aimed at curbing President Donald Trump's ability to wage war against Iran amid concerns about the escalation of tensions following the U.S. killing of Gen. Qasem Soleimani, a top…

5 highlights from Donald Trumps televised address on…

WASHINGTON – The president addressed the nation Wednesday from the White House after more than a dozen Iranian missiles struck Iraqi military bases housing U.S. and coalition troops late Tuesday night. President Donald Trump said no…

Pelosi sets vote on measure to limit Trumps…

WASHINGTON – The House will vote Thursday on a measure that would limit President Donald Trump's ability to wage war with Iran, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced. The Democratic House speaker said Trump's action last week – authorizing…

Iranian TV reports a different version of missile…

DETROIT – Shervin Assari has been struck with a barrage of emotions over the last week. The Iranian-born, United States-based 45-year-old academic has watched news coverage with concern as conflict between the two countries escalated…