US military will use 'tailored deterrence' to prevent aggression and attacks across a spectrum of adversaries while adding low-yield, or less powerful, nuclear weapons to its submarine-launched cruise missile arsenal
President Donald Trump told Congress it's time to take U.S. immigration policy into the 21st century in his first State of the Union address Tuesday. But his four-pillar plan, which includes border wall funding and a pathway to citizenship for 1.8 million young undocumented immigrants, is drawing criticism from both Democrats and Republicans. VOA Congressional Correspondent Katherine Gypson reports on Trump's odds of securing a deal when Congress returns to Washington next week.
Minneapolis is known for being cold — extremely cold. But when the temperatures drop and the wind chill bites, how do local residents cope and still carry on with their day-to-day lives? VOA's Brian Allen will take you up into the sky, or more specifically, up into the Skyway to find out.
The term "lone wolf" has become part of our vocabulary, as the terror threat has evolved from large-scale attacks to individuals seemingly radicalized in relative isolation. But a new report claims the "lone wolf" typology is highly misleading and can even be counterproductive in the fight against terror. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.