Mattis Makes Surprise Visit To AfghanistanMattis' arrival comes amid brutal assaults against the country's minority Shiites and a fresh round of insider attacks this week that have claimed the life of one American service member and eight local police.
Trump Claims He Misspoke About Russian Meddling In Putin Press ConferencePresident Trump on Tuesday claimed he accepts the findings of the U.S. intelligence community that Russians interfered in the 2016 election, and misspoke when he seemed to say otherwise in a press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday.
Trump Says Relationship With Theresa May is "Highest Level of Special"President Trump said U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is "doing a fantastic job" as British prime minister, and even said he apologized to her Friday morning before their meeting, after an interview published Thursday highlighted his criticism of her handling of Brexit.
Trump To Be Mocked By Protesters, 'Trump Baby' Balloon During UK VisitThe U.S. Embassy has even warned American citizens to keep a low profile during the visit because of the planned protests.
Trump Declares Victory At NATO, Says U.S. Now 'Treated Fairly'President Donald Trump appeared to declare victory on Thursday in his battle with America's closest allies to get them to contribute more money to the NATO alliance.
Irish P.M.: U.S. And Europe Should Tone Down "Megaphone Diplomacy""We should be able to work in a far more constructive fashion together," Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said.
Donald Trump Pushes Way To Front Of Group At NATO Photo Opp In a not-so-diplomatic maneuver, President Donald J. Trump on Thursday pushed aside Montenegro’s prime minister, Dusko Markovic,
Sentencing For NATO 3 Set For April 25A Cook County judge Friday set a tentative April 25 date for post-trial motions and sentencing of three out-of-town activists known as the NATO 3, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.
‘NATO 3’ Activist Charged With Squirting Urine, Feces On Jail GuardOne of the “NATO 3” protesters facing trial on terrorism charges from protests during last year’s NATO Summit in Chicago has been charged with aggravated battery, accused of squirting a shampoo bottle filled with urine and feces on a Cook County Jail guard, the Sun-Times is reporting.
Chicago Using Unspent NATO Money On School GardensMayor Emanuel's tour of a student-run garden was interrupted by protestors.
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
White Sox To Honor Chicago Police For NATO PerformanceThe Crosstown Classic went off without a hitch this past weekend – even with the NATO Summit – and now, the White Sox want to say thank you to Chicago Police officers.
Police Supervisor's Wife Got Threatening Phone Call During NATO SummitWere police families the target of threats from protesters?
Clashes In Chicago Not Big News EverywhereAs CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports, whether NATO protests were a front-page headline or just another story buried inside depends on where you live.
President Obama: Chicago 'Performed Magnificently' During NATO SummitEnding a two day meeting of world leaders, President Obama said his hometown "performed magnificently" as a host for the NATO summit.