Senior US lawmakers and America's biggest business lobby urge president not to pull out of five-year-old US-South Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS), especially at a time of heightened tensions over North Korea's nuclear missile tests
On Labor Day, there was still much work to be done in and around Houston, as some families returned home for the first time to assess the damages of Hurricane Harvey. VOA’s Tina Trinh is in Crosby Texas, about 40 kilometers northwest of Houston, and met with one of those families.
U.S. envoy Nikki Haley warns North Korea Monday that the U.S. does not have unlimited patience, as she called on U.N. Security Council members to support new, robust sanctions against the rogue regime. From the United Nations, VOA's Margaret Besheer has more on the situation.