U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, during a speech on the Middle East delivered in Cairo Thursday, praised the United States as a “force for good” in the region and blasted previous President Barack Obama’s administration for underestimating Islamic extremism and the Iranian menace. Pompeo in Cairo: ‘The Age ofRead More →

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Air Force has accepted the long-delayed first delivery of the KC-46 tanker jet made by Boeing, an Air Force spokeswoman said on Jan. 10. Delivery means Boeing could now begin to reverse what has been a steady stream of financial losses related to the KC-46 program, and aRead More →

PHOENIX —An Arizona woman in a vegetative state who was sexually assaulted at a long-term care facility and had a baby is recovering at a hospital along with her child, authorities said Wednesday. Commenting for the first time on the investigation since the Dec. 29 birth came to light, PhoenixRead More →

YOKOHAMA, Japan—Nissan is showing the beefed-up version of its hit Leaf electric car as the Japanese automaker seeks to distance itself from the arrest of its star executive Carlos Ghosn. The unveiling at Nissan Motor Co.’s Yokohama headquarters, southwest of Tokyo, on Jan. 9, had been postponed when Ghosn was arrestedRead More →

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Jan. 8 a health care plan to cover an estimated 600,000 residents, including undocumented residents. The announcement was first made on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, and later that same day at the Lincoln Medical Center in the Bronx. “About 600,000 New Yorkers whoRead More →