But US consumers and businesses kept spending at a solid pace, according to government data released Thursday.
Despite the current focus on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, China poses the “most serious long-term challenge to the international order”, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said.
Heading into the US summer driving season, Americans are fueling up but how long before they have to hit the brakes?
Joe Biden speaks after 19 students and two adults were killed in a school shooting in Texas.
The school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, has led to renewed calls for action on gun control. But familiar obstacles - and some new ones - will make any reform difficult.
A gunman who attacked a primary school in Texas on Tuesday was able to enter the building unobstructed, police say.
Golden State Warriors head coach calls for urgent action after school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.
Minneapolis officers prosecuted, local reforms adopted in some states, but national overhaul of policing falls short.
Georgia losses add to a losing record for Trump’s candidates, but his hard-right politics is winning among Republicans.
The gunman barricaded himself in the classroom at Uvalde primary school and shot ‘anyone in his way’, a Texas official says.
US envoy for Iran tells lawmakers if Iran wants IRGC ‘terror’ label removed, it must offer non-nuclear concessions.
The powerful National Rifle Association’s annual convention is scheduled to be held across three days in Houston, Texas.
Steering a middle path, US president finds consensus for narrow reforms after overhaul proposals fail in Congress.
President Joe Biden has called on legislators to ‘stand up’ to the gun lobby following a massacre at a Texas primary school.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Tuesday warned the US against playing with words on the one-China principle and irretrievable consequences for the China-US relations, stressing no forces including the US can prevent the Chinese people from reunifying the nation after US President Joe Biden's latest Taiwan gaffes which saw he first vowed readiness for military intervention to defend the island if necessary and then he and White House officials walked back his remarks.
Hong Kong Democracy Council says in report city has one of the fastest-growing populations of ‘political prisoners’ in world.
Leaders of US, Japan, India and Australia unveil Indo-Pacific maritime surveillance plan, pledge $50bn in infrastructure investment in bid to counter China.
Japan scrambled jets after the warplanes approached its airspace while Quad leaders were meeting in Tokyo.
Psaki is the latest in a line of former White House and administration spokespeople to join the media.
Experts say warming ocean temperatures lead to increasingly more destructive and damaging storms.
Governor Greg Abbott says 18-year-old gunman entered Robb Elementary School in small town of Uvalde, killing 15.
Biden administration scrambles to avoid embarrassing boycott from Latin American summit set for next month
The participation of Latin American countries in a high-profile regional summit is still in flux, just weeks from when it's scheduled to take place in California amid record migration throughout the Western Hemisphere.
A growing number of countries are threatening to snub the US-hosted Summit of the Americas next month, amid controversy over its guest list.