Donald Trump declares victory over Islamic State militants there, but the plan to pull 2,000 troops sparks widespread dissent in Washington.
Mayor Muriel Bowser answers a presidential tweet with one of her own, and her irritation is clear.
Only one military dog tag was with 55 boxes of human remains supposedly dating to the Korean War. At this point, the U.S. is not sure the bones are those of Americans.
The U.S. defense secretary and his Chinese counterpart strike a positive note as they tackle the thorny issue of how to get North Korea to fulfill a pledge to abandon its nuclear program.
After cancellation of the June 12 summit between President Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un, there are signs that the meeting could get back on track as originally planned.
President Moon Jae-in says, "Denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and the establishment of permanent peace are historic tasks that can neither be abandoned nor delayed."
Until the border wall is built, "We're going to be guarding the border with the military," the president says.
Trump follows up on his 2017 declaration that he would reverse an Obama-era plan to allow transgender individuals to serve openly.