Trump orders changes to H-1B visa programme, not pushing legislative action

The order also asks agencies to assess the use of waivers. But critics say the program has been hijacked by staffing companies that use the visas to import foreigners - often from India - who will work for less than Americans. Congress is considering several bills to overhaul the visa program. "The latest data that I've seen showed that 80 percent of the H-1Bs who were coming in came in below the local average wage", Costa said .

Mike Pence issues North Korea warning as 1200 marines ready for war

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that Moscow can not accept the DPRK's "reckless nuclear actions". "[North Korea] is ready to react to any mode of war desired by the U.S.", Kim In Ryong, North Korea's deputy ambassador to the United Nations, said in Panmunjom, North Korea.

Ex-Trump Adviser Was Subject of Secret Surveillance

Ex-Trump Adviser Was Subject of Secret Surveillance

Page has not been accused of any crimes yet, and it is still not clear whether the Justice Department will look to file charges against him or any others in connection to Russian interference in the 2016 elections. Officials told the Post that the 90-day surveillance warrant, first issued last summer, has been renewed a couple of times . Tapper pressed on.

US 'Facebook' Killer Shoots Self Following Police Chase

A witness to the final moments of Facebook killer Steve Stephens' life has recalled her role in the end of the chilling saga. In the video, Stephens told Godwin the name of his girlfriend and said, "She's the reason that this is about to happen to you".

Pence pledges US will stand with Japan on North Korea threat

Pence pledges US will stand with Japan on North Korea threat

North Korea's state television aired footage of a choral performance attended by Kim Jong Un , the elder Kim's grandson, on Sunday, a day after a huge military parade in Pyongyang, which also marked the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung.

US Didn't Have Its Aircraft Carrier Anywhere Near North Korea

As tensions mounted between the United States and North Korea, U.S. Pacific Command and members of the Trump administration said that the USS Carl Vinson would head north for the Western Pacific from Singapore , instead of Australia as previously planned.