Though research has failed to find a link between gun violence and graphic depictions of violence in games, meeting attendees said Trump sought to hear from all sides in a search for ways to respond to last month's Florida school shooting
White House officials insist there’s been no softening of President Trump’s stance with alternatives for North American countries and the ability of other countries to negotiate their way out of new tariffs on steel and aluminum
The Pew Research Center estimates there are three and a half million Muslims living in the United States, a number that will grow as they become the second largest religious group in the country by 2040. But for one television reporter in the heartland of America, these are just statistics in the background of her daily task to meet deadlines as she charts a new and historic path forward representing her faith. VOA's Kane Farabaugh reports.
A program benefiting young undocumented immigrants in America formally ended Monday, leaving them at risk of deportation pending the outcome of federal court battles. VOA's Michael Bowman reports, President Donald Trump and lawmakers of both parties say so-called "Dreamers" deserve permanent legal status, but Republican leaders in Congress are in no hurry to reconsider the issue after the Senate rejected a flurry of immigration proposals last month.
The Trump administration is asking China for a $1 billion reduction in the U.S.-China trade deficit. The request comes amid intense international debate over U.S. President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. VOA's Jesusemen Oni has more.
Primary voting got underway in Texas this week, marking the official beginning of the 2018 congressional election campaign. All 435 seats in the House of Representatives and about one-third of the 100 Senate seats will be on the ballot, with huge political consequences for President Donald Trump, his Republican allies and opposition Democrats. VOA National Correspondent Jim Malone has a preview from Washington.