President Donald Trump's remarks, made in Friday tweet, follows reports that White House chief of staff Reince Priebus had asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during election
The director of the Library of Congress wants to upgrade its technology to make its eclectic mix of materials available to people around the world. Carla Hayden became the director of the world's largest library five months ago, becoming the first woman and first African-American to hold the job. (As part of Black History Month in the United States) VOA's Deborah Block tells us more about the professional librarian and her plans to improve the prestigious national library in Washington, DC.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and other top White House officials addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) held Thursday near Washington. After a divisive election cycle, the event, in part, helps rally the Republican base around the Trump administration's agenda. VOA's Jesusemen Oni reports.
U.S. President Donald Trump Tuesday explicitly condemned anti-Semitism, following a wave of bomb threats against Jewish community centers. But many Muslim-Americans are upset that the president hasn't taken similar steps to address concerns about anti-Muslim sentiment, asVOA's William Gallo reports.