President Trump and President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines met in a friendly session on the sidelines of a summit meeting.
Mr. Trump nominated Alex M. Azar II, a former top executive of the drugmaker Eli Lilly, to be the next secretary of the Health and Human Services Department.
Residents spent the night digging through rubble in a frantic search for survivors after a quake near the countries’ border.
Partisan redistricting and increasingly restrictive voting laws will make next year’s midterm elections uphill battles for Democrats.
Officials said that Mr. Moore, the Alabama Senate candidate accused of pursuing romantic relationships with teenagers, should be allowed to defend himself.