‘Stop whining,’ Obama tells Trump

Obama called Trump’s intensifying, pre-emptive warnings about voter fraud “unprecedented” in modern politics and not based on any evidence.

US, UK say they’re weighing new sanctions on Syria, Russia

While the close allies said diplomacy was their primary focus, the tone was tougher than Saturday’s message from U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry after he launched a new diplomatic effort to resolve the 5½-year civil war.