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Trump Is Said to Ask: Can We Buy Greenland?

At a meeting last spring in the Oval Office, President Trump joked about buying Greenland for its resources, according to a person who was in attendance....

Trump Is Said to Ask: Can We Buy Greenland?

Source: nytimes.com

Greenland to Trump: Thanks, But We’re Not For Sale (TASIILAQ, Greenland) — Greenlanders are giving Donald Trump the cold shoulder. Although amused, they’re definitely not warming up to the U.S. president’s talk of buying the semiautonomous Danish territory. “We see it as an expression of greater interest in investing in our c...
07:00, 08/17/2019

Greenland to Trump: Thanks for Your Interest! Unfortunately You Definitely Can't Buy Us Greenland: seems nice! It’s a land of many glaciers (which are melting) and copious natural resources (which can be exploited to melt the glaciers faster). It’s also very pretty! One thing it’s not: for sale....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Greenland tells Trump: 'We're not for sale' The government of Greenland says its territory is not for sale following reports that US President Donald Trump was looking into purchasing the massive, ice-covered island....
05:00, 08/17/2019

Trump confirms he is considering attempt to buy Greenland President says bid would be ‘essentially a real estate deal'Danish semi-autonomous territory has said it is not for saleDonald Trump has confirmed he is considering an attempt to buy Greenland for strategic reasons, though he said the idea is “not No1 on the burner”. Related: 'Friends, you're going ...
00:34, 08/19/2019

Can Trump Actually Buy Greenland? The Short Answer Is No U.S. President Donald Trump has reportedly expressed an interest in buying Greenland, the world’s biggest island and a self-ruling territory of Denmark. While the seriousness of his intentions is unclear -- and the initial response from the other side of the imagined transaction was a sturdy “no” --...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Trump is interested in buying Greenland, but why? President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in buying Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory. But is it even for sale and would the United States want it?...
22:51, 08/17/2019

The acquisition of Greenland would trump the Louisiana Purchase Greenland is almost a quarter of the size of the entire United States. Assuming the administration could somehow create a legal framework to buy a self-governing country that’s not for sale, it would immediately become the second-largest country....
20:00, 08/16/2019

Trump reportedly wants to 'buy' Greenland. This is what it's like at the US's Arctic base there Preston Schlachter / North American Aerospace Defense Command / DVIDS US President Donald Trump has said that he wants to buy Greenland, The Wall Street Journal reported. The US operates Thule Air Base on the autonomous Danish territory, 750 miles north of the Arctic Circle. For much of the year, ...
21:34, 08/16/2019

Danish PM hopes Trump ‘isn’t serious’ about buying Greenland COPENHAGEN — Greenland is not for sale and the idea of selling it to the United States is absurd, Denmark’s prime minister said on Sunday after an economic adviser to President Donald Trump confirmed the US interest in buying the world’s largest island. “Greenland is not for sale. Greenland is not D...
02:36, 08/19/2019

No thanks, we're not for sale, aghast Greenland tells Trump Danish politicians dismiss US president’s apparent interest in island as ‘hopefully a joke’Donald Trump may have expressed an interest in acquiring Greenland for the US, but Denmark thinks the idea is frankly insane and Greenlanders have pointed out their home is not actually for sale.According to t...
21:00, 08/16/2019

Trump can't buy Greenland, but it is crucial to US national security Greenland might not be for sale, but the ice-covered island is strategically crucial to American national security and will likely play an important role as the United States, Russia, and China compete in the Arctic....
03:00, 08/17/2019

"He Has Gone Mad": Danish MPs On Trump's Reported Plan To Buy Greenland Danish politicians on Friday poured scorn on the notion of selling Greenland to the United States following reports that President Donald Trump had privately discussed the idea of buying the world's......
14:34, 08/16/2019

Trump talked about buying Greenland: AP reports President Trump, according to AP sources, has been considering the idea of buying Greenland – the world's largest island – for the United States.        ...
21:34, 08/16/2019

Trump Asks Advisors If It's Possible For US To Acquire Greenland: Report President Donald Trump hasn't forgotten his old job -- the world's most-famous real estate developer says he wants the US to acquire the world's biggest island, according to a report....
14:34, 08/16/2019

| Greenland cold-shoulders Trump's buyer's interest Greenland is not for sale, local authorities said Friday, after a newspaper reported that US President Donald Trump is looking into whether it might be possible for the United States to buy the mineral-rich Arctic island....
23:00, 08/16/2019

Trump aides look into U.S. purchasing Greenland after directives from president President Trump has pushed top aides to investigate whether the U.S. government can purchase the giant, ice-smothered island of Greenland, two people with direct knowledge of the directive said. The p......
08:00, 08/16/2019

Donald Trump is Floating the Idea of Buying Greenland to Anyone and Everyone According to a story from the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, President Donald Trump has repeatedly asked his top aides “with varying degrees of seriousness” how he could buy Greenland. Setting aside the fact that this story posits that Manhattan as “the world’s most famous island,” we don’t have t...
05:00, 08/16/2019

Greenland Tells Trump: 'We're Open for Business, Not for Sale' Politicians from Denmark and Greenland responded with skepticism and scorn after The Wall Street Journal reported that President Trump had privately expressed interest in acquiring Greenland....
02:00, 08/17/2019

Now Trump Wants US To Buy Greenland, Reports Wall Street Journal President Donald Trump has pushed top aides to investigate whether the U.S. government can purchase the giant, ice-smothered island of Greenland, two people with direct knowledge of the directive......
14:34, 08/16/2019

President Trump Considered Buying Greenland for the U.S., Sources Say (WASHINGTON) — Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S. A Trump ally told The Associated Press on Thursday that the president had discussed the purchase but was not serious about it. And a Republican cong...
11:00, 08/16/2019

Trump has expressed serious interest in buying Greenland: report The Wall Street Journal reports Trump has asked his advisers whether the U.S. can acquire Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory, during "meetings, dinners, and passing conversations."...
13:34, 08/16/2019

Trump has 'repeatedly expressed interest' in buying Greenland for the US Associated Press President Donald Trump is interested in buying Greenland for the US, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Greenland, an autonomous territory of Denmark, is in an important geopolitical territory and the site of the US military's northernmost base. Former President H...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Trump: ‘$700M’ cost of Greenland is ‘hurting Denmark very badly’ “Denmark, essentially, owns it. We’re very good allies with Denmark, we protect Denmark like we protect large portions of the world. And so the concept came up and I said certainly, strategically it’s interesting. And we’d be interested."...
02:36, 08/19/2019

Eyeing Greenland, Trump Again Mixes Real Estate With Diplomacy The president, ever the real estate maven, has marveled over Greenland’s untapped natural resources. But an expert says his interest represents an “antiquated way of looking at things.”...
03:34, 08/17/2019

Greenland says it’s 'open for business, not for sale' after Trump purchase report Greenland dismissed reports that U.S. President Donald Trump has thought about purchasing the world’s biggest island, saying it “open for business, not for sale.”...
00:00, 08/17/2019

"We're Not For Sale", Greenland Tells Trump Amid Reports Of Purchase Greenland on Friday dismissed the notion that it might be up for sale after reports that US President Donald Trump had privately discussed with his advisers the idea of buying the world's biggest......
19:34, 08/16/2019

President Trump Eyes a New Real-Estate Purchase: Greenland The idea of the U.S. acquiring Greenland has captured the president’s imagination, according to people familiar with the discussions, who said he has repeatedly expressed interest in the notion....
04:34, 08/16/2019

President Trump Reportedly Wants to Buy Greenland. TIME Reported Similar Plans in 1947 News that President Donald Trump is interested in buying Greenland prompted mockery on Thursday when it was first reported by the Wall Street Journal. But it wouldn’t be the first time a President has sought to buy Arctic land from another country: In 1867, President Andrew Johnson bought Alas...
19:00, 08/16/2019

White House Economic Adviser Confirms President Trump’s Interest in Buying Greenland (WASHINGTON) — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow is confirming that President Donald Trump “wants to take a look at” buying Greenland, although the semi-autonomous territory of Denmark has said it’s not for sale. Kudlow tells “Fox News Sunday” that he won&...
05:17, 08/19/2019

Danish Prime Minister brands idea of US buying Greenland 'absurd' after claims Trump wanted to buy territory The Danish Prime Minister said the idea of selling Greenland to the US is "absurd" after Donald Trump reportedly talked to aides about buying the territory....
03:51, 08/19/2019

How to Conquer Greenland by Truck This week, we were talking about Greenland, for some stupid reason. Did you know it’s possible to conquer Greenland by truck? It is indeed possible to conquer Greenland by truck....
21:51, 08/17/2019

Greenland is melting in a heatwave. That's everyone's problem Greenland is home to world's second-largest sheet. And when it melts significantly -- as it is expected to do this year -- that has huge knock-on effects for sea levels and weather across the globe....
17:51, 07/31/2019

Kudlow says White House is ‘looking at’ trying to buy Greenland “I’m just saying the president, who knows a thing or two about buying real estate, wants to take a look,” the White House economic adviser said Sunday....
17:00, 08/18/2019

6 facts that make Greenland great Amid reports that Trump may be interested in buying Greenland, here are a few facts you may not know about the island that is not very green at all.       ...
15:34, 08/17/2019

Is there anything we can do to stop Greenland from turning green? The speed and scale of Arctic melting is shocking even hardened researchers – the need to act now has never been clearer, says our chief reporter Adam Vaughan...
04:17, 05/02/2019

This Satellite Image Shows Everything Wrong With Greenland Right Now If you could sum up climate change’s impact on the Arctic in one image, you’d be hard pressed to find something better than this satellite view, which shows the meltdown of one of the largest stores of ice on Earth while a wildfire rages in the distance. Read more......
07:51, 08/03/2019

Art connecting the Amazon rainforest and Greenland's glaciers Storms, droughts, floods — climate change has been driving thousands of students to the streets every Friday. But how are artists addressing the subject? Photographer Barbara Dombrowski has forged her own path....
19:00, 05/23/2019

Greenland ice loss projections are clouded by clouds Predicting where, how and how quickly Greenland's ice will melt is difficult. Projections by the best models are cloudy, and new research suggests clouds are doing the clouding....
22:00, 06/24/2019

DNA proves Greenland man spotted first known beluga-narwhal New DNA analysis suggests a strange whale skull, in museum storage for the last 30 years, belonged to the offspring of a narwhal mother and a beluga father....
17:51, 06/20/2019

Scientists Find Dozens of Lakes Buried Far Below Greenland's Ice For decades, scientists working in Antarctica have been documenting subglacial lakes, bodies of water buried miles beneath the ice. They’ve spotted more than 400 of them, and even drilled into a few and found evidence for both living and long-dead lifeforms. But despite their ubiquity at the bottom ...
06:17, 06/29/2019

Before And After Pictures Show Greenland's Rapid Ice Melt From Space An extraordinary heatwave in Europe is turning Greenland's ice sheets to water last week. Satellite imagery from European satellite network Sentinel has revealed the true extent of the thaw....
08:00, 08/08/2019

Photograph lays bare reality of melting Greenland sea ice Research teams traversing partially melted fjord to retrieve weather equipment release startling pictureRapidly melting sea ice in Greenland has presented an unusual hazard for research teams retrieving their oceanographic moorings and weather station equipment.A photo, taken by Steffen Olsen from t...
03:00, 06/18/2019

Europe's record heatwave threatens Greenland ice sheet The hot air that smashed European weather records this week looks set to move towards Greenland and could cause record melting of the world's second largest ice sheet, the United Nations said on Friday....
18:00, 07/26/2019

Huge hidden canyon under Greenland ice sheet may have flowing water A valley longer than the Grand Canyon hidden beneath the Greenland ice sheet may carry running water. How quickly it flows may affect how the ice melts...
20:17, 07/29/2019

Mike Pompeo Puts Off Greenland Stop In Second Cancellation In Week US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday put off a visit to Greenland, citing pressing business in Washington -- just two days after he also ditched a trip to Germany to fly to Iraq amid soaring......
17:34, 05/09/2019

Greenland Was on Fire This Week Amid 'Unprecedented' Arctic Burn Two years ago, Greenland lit ablaze. It was weird, and a harbinger of things to come on our changing planet. It just didn’t seem like they would come again so soon.Read more......
20:17, 07/12/2019

'Friends, you're going to love Greenland. I was there on 9/11' | Lawrence Douglas and Nancy Pick Manhattan? I’d’ve got Staten Island too for half the guilders. Louisiana? Bum deal. But Alaska? I’m giving that back to RussiaWASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump tweeted today he had purchased Greenland from the Kingdom of Denmark for $15bn plus Kanye West and the state of Massachusetts. Relate...
16:00, 08/17/2019

Soaring Temperatures Speed Up Spring Thaw on Greenland’s Ice Sheet Temperatures in Greenland have been as much as 40 degrees Fahrenheit above normal, helping fuel a pulse of melting across much of the ice sheet surface....
03:51, 06/18/2019

Dramatic photo shows huskies walking on water in Greenland They say "a picture paints a thousand words" - and that was indeed the case when a Danish meteorologist tweeted a photograph of what appeared to be husky dogs walking on water in northwest Greenland....
16:00, 06/18/2019

The Greenland ice sheet is in the throes of one of its greatest melting events ever recorded The heat dome that caused the extreme European heat wave is now affecting the Arctic, where the Greenland Ice Sheet is seeing one of its most intense melt events on record....
22:17, 07/31/2019

Pompeo skips visit to Greenland amid new tensions with Iran LONDON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has cancelled a visit to Greenland to return to Washington amid an escalation of tensions with Iran. Pompeo had been due to wrap up a trip to Europe on Thursday with a stop in Greenland aimed at promoting the Trump administration’s Arctic polic...
07:51, 05/09/2019

European heat wave threatens to accelerate Greenland ice melt Weather conditions that brought a heat wave to Europe last week are spreading to the Arctic, where scientists predict they could trigger one of Greenland's biggest ice melts on record....
22:17, 07/31/2019

Study Warns We Could Melt the Entire Greenland Ice Sheet if We Don't Change Course If you thought the heat wave-induced melting of half of Greenland’s surface last week was alarming, wait until you hear the long-term projections for its ice sheet.Read more......
01:34, 06/21/2019

'Ecological grief': Greenland residents traumatised by climate emergency Islanders are struggling to reconcile impact of global heating with traditional way of life, survey findsLife on thin ice: mental health at the heart of the climate crisisThe climate crisis is causing unprecedented levels of stress and anxiety to people in Greenland who are struggling to reconcile t...
23:17, 08/12/2019

Europe heat wave moves over Greenland, causing massive ice melt Greenland, the world’s largest island, is a semi-autonomous Danish territory between the Atlantic and Arctic oceans that has 82 per cent of its surface covered in ice....
05:51, 08/03/2019

Greenland Lost 12.5 Billion Tons of Ice in Record-Breaking, Single-Day Meltdown After Greenland spent a good portion of July on fire, last week’s heatwave similarly scorched the country’s ice sheet, triggering a meltdown affecting roughly 60 percent of its surface. On Thursday alone, new data shows the ice shelf lost 12.5 billion tons to surface melting, its largest single-day ...
18:51, 08/04/2019

NASA scientists flew over Greenland to track melting ice. They took some sobering photos NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Greenland's Melting Sea Ice Captured In Viral Image Of Sled Dogs In Water A striking photograph of the early ice melt taken last week by a DMI scientist in northwestern Greenland has gone viral. It shows sled dogs pushing through a fjord, the sea ice submerged under several......
17:34, 06/20/2019

Europe's Heat Wave Threatens Record Melting of Greenland Ice Sheet A heat wave has shot up temperatures in Europe to new highs. Now, it’s set to continue moving north to Greenland. And that’s bad news for the ice sheets, the World Meteorological Organization reports.Read more......
18:00, 07/26/2019

US briefing: China tariff threat, Greenland ice sheet and voter purges Friday’s top story: Trump’s $300bn tariff threat sends markets into tailspin. Plus Jia Tolentino on ‘tyranny of the ideal woman’Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. The briefing is taking a short summer break next week, b...
13:17, 08/02/2019

Watch: Greenland Ice Sheet Turns Into 10 Billion Tonnes Of Water In Hours When one thinks of Greenland, images of an icebound, harsh and forbidding landscape probably come to mind, not a landscape of ice pocked with melt ponds and streams transformed into raging rivers. And......
17:51, 08/02/2019

Greenland is on track for a record melt year, having already lost 250 billion tons of ice Greenland may have a record melt year when it comes to the volume of ice lost to the sea from surface melt, which is helping to raise global sea levels....
22:34, 08/08/2019

Startling picture shows research team traversing melted sea ice in Greenland A research team was forced to traverse through melted sea ice as they retrieved their oceanographic moorings and weather station equipment in Greenland....
14:17, 06/18/2019

Photos from Greenland reveal worrying cost of European heat wave As Europe reels from a record-breaking heatwave, which has halted the Tour de France and sparked major fires in France, a concerning consequence has been laid bare in striking images from Greenland....
22:17, 08/01/2019

Europe Heat Wave May Melt World's Second Largest Ice Sheet In Greenland The hot air that smashed European weather records this week looks set to move towards Greenland and could cause record melting of the world's second largest ice sheet, the United Nations said on......
13:17, 07/27/2019

Images show staggering extent of melting on Greenland ice sheet because of heat wave Pools of sapphire melt water have popped up like pimples, while the usual pristine blanket of fresh snow atop the ice sheet has vanished over large areas....
03:17, 08/03/2019

Stunning photo shows dogs 'walking on water' amid Greenland ice crisis Danish meteorologist Steffen Olsen and his band of sled dogs are walking on thin ice — across a frozen sea that has become flooded with melted glacial waters....
18:17, 06/18/2019

Extreme ice melt in Greenland threatens coastal communities across the world, scientists warn Greenland is the biggest contributor to sea level rise, which threatens to destroy property value in coastal regions, displace residents and eventually impact global markets....
21:17, 08/01/2019

Stunning photo shows dogs ‘walking on water’ amid Greenland ice crisis Danish meteorologist Steffen Olsen and his band of sled dogs are walking on thin ice — across a frozen sea that has become flooded with melted glacial waters. Olsen was trekking through northwest Greenland last week to recover tools used by scientists at the Danish Meteorological Institute to ...
17:34, 06/18/2019

'The Ice at the End of the World' review: Scary clues of climate change in Greenland Jon Gertner makes a compelling case that it’s time to start thinking seriously about Greenland as its temperatures rise and ice melts.        ...
23:34, 06/11/2019

Amazing photo shows dogs 'sledding on water' amid Greenland ice melt This stunning photo – taken by scientists on the melting Greenland ice sheet last week – shows how unusually warm it's been in the Arctic.        ...
21:17, 06/18/2019

Buying Greenland isn't a good idea — it's a great idea The reaction to President Trump's sudden interest in buying Greenland from Denmark has been mostly one of derision. And Denmark, which owns the territory, appears to oppose any sale....
08:34, 08/17/2019

To Understand Climate Change, We Need to Understand Greenland In “The Ice at the End of the World,” Jon Gertner recounts a sprawling history of adventurers and scientists who have tried to unlock the secrets of this vast polar expanse....
21:00, 07/03/2019

Take That, Trump: Aerosmith Has Asked Donald Trump To Stop Playing Their Hit 1998 Single ‘President Donald Trump Rocks’ At His Rallies One of America’s biggest rock bands has just drawn a line in the sand and made it 100% clear that they don’t want their name attached to the current presidential administration in any way. Aerosmith has asked Donald Trump to stop playing their 1998 single “President Donald Trump Rocks” at his rallie...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Trump Furious That Someone Other Than Trump Is Making Money Off of Trump President Donald Trump’s reelection team responded on Tuesday to reports that former 2016 deputy campaign manager David Bossie may have engaged in the unforgivable offense of trading on the president’s good name for his personal enrichment, and not the enrichment of President Donald Trump....
22:34, 05/07/2019

Trump's Health Secretary Praises Trump for Opening Up 'Debate' on Vaccines That Is 'Settled' Now The nation’s top health official, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, praised his boss Donald Trump on Monday for supposedly contributing to some kind of scientific “debate” about whether vaccines cause autism (they do not) and that it is now “settled” and Trump deserves even more cred...
19:17, 04/30/2019

Trump hosts $2M anti-Mueller fundraiser: 'Send message to Trump haters' The Trump-Pence reelection campaign has seized on the media hype over special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony Wednesday to two Democratic-controlled House committees to call for a one-day $2 million fundraiser....
21:34, 07/24/2019

How Trump’s Television City started a decades-long feud between Trump and Nadler While real estate mogul Donald Trump was poised to begin construction on the biggest residential development in New York City history in 1984, he faced rabid opposition from community groups led by an earnest, bespectacled 37-year-old lawmaker, Jerrold Nadler....
22:17, 07/28/2019

‘Republican’ group attacking Trump, McConnell funded by liberal Trump critic The ads against President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over election “security” issues have been called “stunning” because they’re from a GOP group....
03:17, 08/02/2019

Teleprompter Trump meets Twitter Trump as the president responds to mass slayings A unifying message Monday stood in stark contrast to more than 21/2 years of name-calling, demonizing minorities and inflaming racial animus, much of it on Twitter....
10:00, 08/06/2019

Elderly Trump supporter pushed to ground during London anti-Trump protest Video taken during an anti-Trump protest in central London on Tuesday captured a group of men assaulting and knocking an elderly fan of President Trump to the ground....
01:00, 06/06/2019

'Trump isn't racist. He's worse:' Anthony Scaramucci rips into Trump as their feud escalates Mark Wilson/Getty Images Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, who worked for the Trump administration for less than two weeks in 2017, escalated his feud with President Donald Trump on Friday, calling him a "jackass," "narcissistic," and "crazy" in a newly published interv...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Trump says US will 'no longer deal' with British ambassador after leaked anti-Trump cables President Trump announced Monday that the U.S. will "no longer deal" with the British ambassador to the United States after leaked diplomatic cables showed the ambassador secretly slamming Trump in frank and personal terms....
23:00, 07/08/2019

Lara Trump defends Tiger Woods, Trump after newspaper's blistering editorial Trump 2020 campaign senior advisor and the president’s daughter-in-law, Lara Trump, defended golfer Tiger Woods Monday after he was accused by the Baltimore Sun of “embracing” President Trump, who they accused of “inciting” bigotry and racism, by accepting a prestigious award at the White House....
07:51, 05/07/2019

Trump fondly remembers campaign launch at Trump Tower 4 years ago Four years ago on Sunday, Donald Trump descended through the pink marble and brass atrium of Trump Tower to announce his candidacy for president, the first step on a journey few believed would take him all the way to the White House....
02:51, 06/17/2019

Trump says McGahn ‘may have been confused’ when he said Trump directed him to pursue Mueller’s firing In a television interview broadcast Friday, the president issued a fresh denial of an episode key to contentions by Democrats that he obstructed justice....
14:00, 06/14/2019

Trump to give ‘Trump Award’ for top sumo wrestler during Japan trip The winner of a sumo tournament in Tokyo this weekend will take home a unique prize: a custom-made “Trump Award” presented by President Trump himself. Trump and first lady Melania Trump plan to attend the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament on May 26 while they’re in Japan for an official state visit. They...
08:00, 05/23/2019

The baby Trump blimp will rise again for Trump's London visit The London-based Stop Trump Coalition, which owns the blimp, is reviving the baby blimp to protest the president's visit this week.        ...
21:17, 06/03/2019

Huge congratulations to Ivanka Trump for raking in almost $4 million from the Trump Hotel in DC last Huge congratulations to Ivanka Trump for raking in almost $4 million from the Trump Hotel in DC last year, presumably for absolutely no work. More than 20 percent of American children live in poverty. But yeah, mainly, just massive congrats....
01:00, 06/15/2019

‘The British Trump’: Johnson and Trump may be chums, but U.S., U.K. policy differences remain The continuing disagreements between London and Washington include key issues such as Iran, Russia, climate change and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict....
05:34, 07/24/2019

Lara Trump unfazed by 2020 polls putting Trump behind Dems in Texas, Michigan President Trump's 2020 campaign senior adviser and daughter-in-law, Lara, said there are no worries about new polls raising some questions about his re-election prospects....
06:00, 06/07/2019

Cohen Claims Trump’s Lawyer Encouraged Misleading Congress About the Trump Tower Moscow (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s former fixer, Michael Cohen, told Congress it was Trump’s personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who suggested he tell lawmakers that the negotiations for Trump Tower Moscow ended in January 2016, even though they continued for months after that. Th...
07:51, 05/21/2019

Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. over Trump Tower Moscow testimony The Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed President Donald Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., to answer questions about his claim to have just limited knowledge of an ultimately aborted plan to build a Trump Tower in Moscow....
23:00, 05/08/2019

Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump arrive in Britain for official state visit President Donald Trump landed in Britain Monday for a three-day, pomp-filled official state visit during which he will meet the Queen and travel to France for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings at Normandy....
13:00, 06/03/2019

Republicans Condemn ‘Send Her Back’ Chants at Trump’s Rally. But They’re Still Defending President Trump After the crowd at President Donald Trump’s rally chanted “send her back” in reference to a foreign born Congresswoman, Republicans on Capitol Hill largely condemned the rhetoric. But they also defended the President himself, saying Trump, who only days earlier had tweeted similar ...
07:17, 07/19/2019

Donald Trump’s No ‘Genius’: Ex Wharton School Official Calls B.S. on Trump’s Frequent Boast Despite his boasts to the contrary, Donald Trump’s no “super genius.” Nope, not a “genius” at all. That’s according to a man once described as the “friendly” admissions officer called upon to help get Trump into the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania....
07:17, 07/09/2019

Live: Mueller says he could’ve subpoenaed Trump but declined because he knew Trump would fight it and prolong the Russia investigation The former special counsel is appearing at two House hearings to address questions for the first time about his report on President Trump and Russian interference in the 2016 election....
22:17, 07/24/2019

Trump and de Blasio: As New York City mayor enters the presidential race, Trump gives him the Bronx cheer De Blasio just announced his presidential run. It’s quickly reignited a tabloid-ready, trash-talking feud between the mayor and Trump, longtime brawlers in Gotham’s tough circles....
07:00, 05/18/2019

Trump campaign to launch 'Latinos for Trump' effort in Miami President Donald Trump will begin his 2020 re-election effort by trying to woo Hispanic voters with a kickoff event in the crucial swing state of Florida, home to a sizeable portion of Hispanic voters. ...
04:34, 06/21/2019

How Trump’s Proposed Mexico Tariffs Could Devastate Trump Country As the 2020 election approaches, more than a few Republican senators are voicing their opposition to opening a new front in the president's trade wars....
23:00, 06/06/2019

Trump Has the Perfect Location for His Library: A Trump-Owned Property Leave it to the businessman who’s so bad at business, he’s probably lost every game of Monopoly he’s ever played, to try and profit off his presidential library....
19:34, 06/24/2019

Kremlin says U.S. has not offered a Putin-Trump G20 meeting despite Trump statement The Kremlin said on Tuesday that the United States had not made any formal proposal for U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin to meet on the sidelines of a gathering of the G20 in Japan next month....
13:17, 05/14/2019

Melania Trump’s parents would have struggled to come to the U.S. under Trump’s immigration plan The first lady, who immigrated from Slovenia in 1996 for modeling, likely brought her parents over through a family unification process that Trump wants to limit....
17:00, 05/17/2019

Waitress Spit on Eric Trump at Chicago Bar, Trump Organization Says Mr. Trump, one of the president’s sons, had been having dinner in Chicago when a waitress spit on him, his company said. He declined to file charges....
06:51, 06/27/2019

Trump-Russia conspiracy created by top Obama-era officials to 'justify' investigation of Team Trump: Andrew McCarthy The coming weeks will expose to all Americans the true genesis of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation -- and just how it is tied to some of the highest Obama-era officials....
13:00, 05/03/2019

Trump's rebranding of DC's July 4th celebrations will include a VIP area for White House guests in front of Trump's stage Carolyn Kaster/AP President Donald Trump is remaking Washington, DC's Independence Day celebrations into a political event that will feature a massive fireworks display and military flyovers. The events will feature a ticketed area for dignitaries, family, and friends only accessible with White Ho...
02:17, 06/30/2019

New York DA subpoenas Trump Organization over hush money paid to protect President Donald Trump from allegations of adultery Associated Press/Marcus Schreiber The president's family business, the Trump Organization, received a subpoena Thursday from the office of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. The subpoena was for records related to payments that former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen helped arrange to the por...
09:51, 08/02/2019

Mueller says Trump was not exonerated; Trump declares victory Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller emphasized on Wednesday he had not exonerated Donald Trump of obstruction of justice, as the president has claimed, but his long-awaited congressional testimony did little to add momentum to any Democratic impeachment ambitions and Trump heartily declared victor...
08:00, 07/25/2019

Trump pardons author of flattering Trump biography WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has granted a full pardon to Conrad Black, a former newspaper publisher who has written a flattering political biography of Trump. Black’s media empire once included the Chicago Sun-Times and The Daily Telegraph of London. He was convicted of fraud in 2...
07:51, 05/16/2019

Barely Even Registers: President Trump Just Revealed That His Tongue Is Long Enough To Comb His Hair, But It Got Lost In All The Other Crazy Trump News From Today At this point in the Donald Trump presidency, new controversies spring up so frequently that hardly anyone’s ever surprised anymore. But here’s a troubling sign of just how numb America has become to the endless chaos in the White House: Mere hours ago, President Trump revealed that his tongue is lo...
20:51, 05/30/2019

UFC super villain Colby Covington beats Robbie Lawler in style with his 'family friends' Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump watching cageside Photo by AP Photo/Jim Young Colby Covington, UFC super villain, just scored the biggest win of his career, dominating Robbie Lawler after a five-round masterclass in New Jersey. Covington, a MAGA hat-wearing cagefighter with a megaphone, is one of Donald Trump's biggest fans. And members of the Tru...
09:17, 08/04/2019

Trump sure Kim 'does not want to disappoint his friend, President Trump!' U.S. President Donald Trump sought again on Friday to play down North Korea's three short-range missiles tests in eight days, saying they did not break any agreement he had with Kim Jong Un and he was sure the North Korean leader did not want to disappoint him....
02:17, 08/03/2019

Trump's Acting Cabinet Is Accountable Only to Trump By filling the Trump Cabinet with temporary officials, the president shields some of his administration's cruelest practices from meaningful public scrutiny....
00:00, 07/16/2019

Trump's Reelection Campaign Disputes Trump Called Meghan Markle "Nasty"...By Posting Audio of Him Calling Her "Nasty" Donald Trump’s reelection campaign Twitter account was lampooned by social media on Saturday for being as dumb as Donald himself. The Official ‘Trump War Room’ claimed it was ‘fake news’ that Trump had labeled Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, as “nasty” (his favorite misogynistic insult for women) ...
23:17, 06/02/2019

Labeling Donald Trump as 'racist,' Colorado Springs residents aim to change Trump Avenue to Immigrant Way Although the street is not named after President Donald Trump, petitioners in Colorado Springs want to change Trump Avenue to Immigrant Way.        ...
08:51, 08/01/2019

President Trump likens first lady Melania Trump to 'Jackie O' but Twitter objects President Trump likened his wife to "Jackie O," while talking of his dislike of the color scheme for Air Force One chosen by the former first lady.        ...
23:51, 06/14/2019

Trump baby blimp rises again – near Trump robot on toilet – for London visit The London-based Stop Trump Coalition, which owns the blimp, is reviving the baby blimp to protest the president's visit this week.        ...
16:17, 06/04/2019

Trump 2020 Is Just Trump 2016 All Over Again Tonight, our large adult president launched his 2020 campaign in Orlando, FL, to a large, enthusiastic crowd. In his speech, he hit on many of his favorite topics: building the wall, lying about abortion, and fear-mongering about Democrats....
10:17, 06/19/2019

Trump's campaign takes a swipe at 'liberal paper straws' and sells Trump straws for $15 Trump Make America Great Again Committee President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign is thirsty for some donations: Trump-branded straws are being sold on the campaign website. "Liberal paper straws don't work," the item description said. "STAND WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP and buy your pack of recy...
20:00, 07/19/2019

Trump Offers to 'Vouch' For A$AP Rocky, Swedish PM Offers Trump Choice of Several Seats President Donald Trump was shocked to discover that there is no international exchange rate for white privilege when the Prime Minister of Sweden declined Trump’s offer to “personally vouch” for jailed rapper A$AP Rocky....
01:17, 07/21/2019

Trump Tower, Once the Crown Jewel of Trump Properties, Is Now One of the Least Desirable Luxury Properties in NYC In the 1980s, well before the great herpes outbreak at Coachella, Trump Tower was the place to be. Many superstars that your parents enjoyed watching on fatback TVs once graced the space, including Michael Jackson, Johnny Carson and Steven Spielberg....
18:00, 05/14/2019

As Trump likens Biden to 'Crooked Hillary,' Biden says Trump era 'has got to end' In what could be a preview of next year’s general election campaign for the White House, both Joe Biden and Donald Trump took repeated, personal swipes at each other during dueling political events in different cities in Iowa on Tuesday afternoon....
02:00, 06/12/2019

Trump on Fed's Powell: 'You can't win 'em all' U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday kept up the pressure on Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell to cut interest rates, a day after U.S. central bankers signaled they would likely do so later this year to boost the economy and sluggish inflation....
21:17, 06/20/2019

|Trump'sMexicoreprieveoffersraregoodnewsforworldeconomy President Donald Trump’s reversal of plans for new tariffs on Mexico is rare good news for a world economy that’s being buffeted by escalating US-China trade tensions....
20:51, 06/08/2019

Trump on Fed Decision: 'You Can't Win 'Em All' President Trump said he wished the Federal Reserve had cut interest rates at its two-day meeting this week, but added he was encouraged the central bankers seemed ready to deliver rate reductions at coming meetings....
23:17, 06/20/2019

Trump says the U.S. is 'right where we want to be with China' President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States is "right were we want to be with China," adding that Beijing "broke the deal with us" and then sought to renegotiate....
02:17, 05/13/2019

|Trump'stariffannouncementdealsfreshblowtofallingrand The rand was dragged down by the less-than dovish tone of the US Federal Reserve bank on Thursday, and extended losses when US President Donald Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese goods....
13:17, 08/02/2019

|Trump’sthrottlingofHuaweicouldbackfireonUStech Major US companies are worried that export controls being considered by Washington, related to technologies seen as essential to competitiveness, could actually impede them from competing in lucrative markets, writes Bloomberg's Molly Schuetz and Edwin Chan....
07:51, 05/26/2019

Trump, China and the Fed President Trump’s latest round of tariffs is unlikely to egg China into major concessions—but it could have big implications for interest rates and currency markets....
11:17, 08/02/2019

Trump Keeps Saying He ‘Never Met’ People He Clearly Knows. Here’s Why When Donald Trump says he’s “never met” someone, it can mean a lot of things. One thing it doesn’t: that they literally have never met. On multiple occasions over the last few years, the president has plainly stated that he doesn’t know someone, has never met them or do...
20:51, 05/03/2019

Nadler on Trump: No one is above the law House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler says the responsibility to look into US President Donald Trump's "crimes, lies and other wrongdoing" falls on Congress, and he has vowed to finish the work Special Counsel Robert Mueller started. (May 29)        ...
01:17, 05/30/2019

Trump Offers Big Job to Man Who Was Already Doing the Job The White House on Thursday announced that it plans to nominate former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan to be the next Secretary of Defense, filling a role that’s been officially left vacant since President Donald Trump ignominiously ousted former Defense Secretary James Mattis this past December....
00:34, 05/10/2019

This Is What Trump Wants the Next Air Force One to Look Like Any airplane the President happens to be in, whether the President is doing wing-walking on an old Sopwith Camel or lounging drunk in the back of a Gulfstream jet, is known as Air Force One. But there’s really only one Air Force One known to most people, the specially modified Boeing 747 normally us...
18:34, 06/13/2019

Donald Trump Wants This More Than Anything Donald Trump’s taste is difficult to describe. You know it when you see it, but that’s not quite the same thing as knowing what it is. If you’re looking at a tufted velvet settee that looks like one of Michael Jackson’s bedazzled military-style blazers from the Dangerous tour, you are looking at So...
18:00, 06/05/2019

Donald Trump Just Can't Help Himself At a rally in Manchester, New Hampshire on Thursday evening, Donald Trump proved that he loves to shit talk. And he doesn’t even have to talk that much shit. As Trump demonstrated during his speech to a very enthusiastic crowd, his online habits mean he can just name drop and immediately have a crow...
05:00, 08/16/2019

|Trump'sinterestinbuyingGreenlandmetwithdismayinDenmark Roughly two weeks before US President Donald Trump heads to the Danish capital for his first state visit there, the former property developer has reportedly expressed interest in buying Greenland, which forms a key part of the Kingdom of Denmark....
21:00, 08/16/2019

If Neither Trump Nor Iran Want War, What Do They Want Instead? Now that both Iran and the United States have announced what they do not want–war–the search is on for what they do. That’s always been easier to answer from Tehran’s side. The Islamic Republic of Iran was founded in frank and vociferous opposition to the U.S. It’s a bi...
16:34, 06/20/2019

How Trump could beat the NRA For the second time, the president is threatening to buck the NRA. The first time he backed down. But the point is that he could do it if he wanted to....
07:51, 08/10/2019

Trump Is Loving This Despite the fact that the House of Representatives officially condemned his racist attacks on four freshman Democratic congresswomen of color, and despite the fact that the majority of the country thinks his latest bigoted outburst is “un-American,” President Donald Trump claims he’s loving all this...
02:00, 07/18/2019

Trump’s ethanol edge President Trump's ethanol policy could help him outpace competitors in the 2020 presidential election in Iowa, according to ethanol’s biggest supporter in the Senate, Republican Chuck Grassley....
07:34, 05/17/2019

Trump: Dow could be 10,000 points higher if not for the Fed President Trump again wagged his finger at the Federal Reserve Sunday, telling reporters that the Dow could be “5,000 to 10,000 points higher” if those at the central bank knew what they were doing. “If the Fed knew what it was doing, they would lower rates and they would stop quantitative tightenin...
00:34, 07/08/2019

Trump says he’s looking at protections for Venezuelans in US WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says his administration is considering granting Temporary Protected Status to thousands of Venezuelans who have fled to the United States amid ongoing unrest. The once-wealthy oil nation is now facing severe shortages of basic goods and hyperinflation. Trump ...
20:51, 06/11/2019

Trump EPA allows use of controversial pesticide The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday said it will not ban the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which has been linked to health issues in children, from use on U.S.-grown fruits and vegetables....
04:17, 07/19/2019

Trump Going Where He's Absolutely Not Wanted President Donald Trump is visiting Dayton and El Paso today in the wake of two mass shootings that left 31 people dead and dozens more injured—despite calls from Texas officials to stay away while people mourn....
22:00, 08/07/2019

DMZ, where Trump met Kim, is a vestige of Cold War The Demilitarized Zone, where President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, may be the most heavily fortified strip of land in the world...
10:00, 06/30/2019

Trump can help the UK out of the Brexit madness The slow motion resignation of long-since powerless British Prime Minister Theresa May, who is embarrassingly clinging to office until after President Trump’s state visit, is "interesting" in both senses of the Chinese sage. May’s unlamented departure is "interesting" (good) because it is a direct r...
14:00, 06/03/2019

A Divisive Voice Once Again Has Trump’s Ear Katie Hopkins, a far-right British commentator who has been labeled a racist for her views on immigrants, has reappeared in President Trump’s Twitter feed....
03:34, 08/08/2019

What Do We Need Men For? E Jean Carroll on so much more than Trump The columnist’s harrowing book exposes both hideous men and a split between baby boomers and millennial feministsEver since the legendary Elle advice columnist E Jean Carroll appeared on the cover of New York magazine wearing the same (unwashed) Donna Karen coatdress she wore when Donald Trump alleg...
07:34, 07/14/2019

Somebody Spit on Eric Trump Chicago police and the U.S. Secret Service detained a woman Tuesday evening on suspicion of second-degree loogie-hocking after the dumber of the Trump siblings reported that a bartender had extended the city’s traditional gesture of disapproval by spitting in Eric Trump’s stupid, stupid face....
06:17, 06/27/2019

4 Takeaways From the Trump-Kim Meeting at the DMZ A high-stakes encounter at the Demilitarized Zone turned chaotic at times, with the new White House press secretary emerging bruised, reporters said....
18:00, 06/30/2019

Pelosi says Trump is ‘becoming self-impeachable’ “He’s becoming self-impeachable, in terms of some of the things that he is doing,” Pelosi said of Trump on Wednesday at a Washington Post Live event....
00:34, 05/09/2019

|Trump’sangryatTwitter,butnotenoughtoquittweeting Donald Trump’s frustration with social media companies including Twitter Inc. only goes so far: aides say he has no intention, at least right now, to stop tweeting....
07:51, 07/14/2019

Trump, Oil Prices, and Trendlines To explain the big price move in crude oil, "Tricked" sounds more interesting than "trendline break." Even so -- the real question is, did the market tip its hand before the big move? See the answer for yourself in Chart of the Day....
18:34, 05/01/2019

Trump looks to stem the 'red tide' President Trump is focusing on coastal fisheries as part of his environmental agenda going into campaign season, an approach particularly geared to the key battleground state of Florida, where he is aiming to eradicate the "red tide" of toxic algae....
09:51, 07/12/2019

Trump Says He Doesn't 'Particularly' Believe in UFOs and Come On, Would He Lie About Something? Donald Trump mumbled his way through a response to a softball question on UFOs and extraterrestrial life in an interview with Good Morning America’s George Stephanopoulos in a clip released on Saturday. Trump told Stephanopoulos that he had attended a “very brief meeting” on the matter, but that he ...
04:34, 06/16/2019

How Trump could expand Obamacare A new health insurance option from the Trump administration could help Obamacare achieve the influx of customers that has long escaped it and also lay the groundwork for either a conservative or a liberal overhaul to the system....
03:00, 07/06/2019

Immigration deal likely DOA under Trump Senate Republicans are holding high-level meetings with President Donald Trump on an immigration reform bill. House Democrats are crafting their own plan to protect Dreamers. And the administration has formally requested billions in emergency aid to address the surge of migrants at the border.But th...
12:51, 05/08/2019

Trump Said He’d Sit Out the Debate, but He Couldn’t Quite Do It Even from thousands of feet in the air, the president could not quite stay out of the fray on a night when prime-time TV was dedicated to prospective 2020 rivals....
14:17, 06/27/2019

Trump Says It Would Be Big Mistake For Iran To Try Anything Against US U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Monday Iran would "suffer greatly" if it targeted U.S. interests after Washington deployed an aircraft carrier and more jet fighters at a time of rising tensions......
06:00, 05/14/2019

Trump’s Art of Disavowing a Disavowal After saying he was “not happy” with the “send her back” chant at his rally in North Carolina, President Trump reversed himself, just as he did in 2017 after the violence in Charlottesville, Va....
03:34, 07/20/2019

Trump Changes His Tone on Trade at G-20 President Trump struck a conciliatory tone with other world leaders as the Group of 20 summit got started in Japan, soothing worries that he would provoke fresh tensions....
13:17, 06/28/2019

Trump Can't Quit Rudy If you (an optimist) thought the end of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation would mean we’d see less of former New York City Mayor turned cable news dipshit and incoherent tweeter Rudy Giuliani, think again....
17:00, 05/28/2019

Pelosi: Trump is becoming 'self-impeachable' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested Wednesday that President Donald Trump is building his own case for impeachment by continuing to stonewall lawmakers in their demand for testimony and documents from the White House.“He’s becoming self-impeachable in terms of some of the things he’s doing,” Pelosi...
18:17, 05/08/2019

Jerrold Nadler on Trump: No one is above the law House Judiciary Chairman Jerrod Nadler says the responsibility to look into US President Donald Trump's "crimes, lies and other wrongdoing" falls on Congress, and he has vowed to finish the work special counsel Robert Mueller has done. (May 29)        ...
01:17, 05/30/2019

|Trump’snetworthrisesto$3bndespitebusinesssetbacks US President Donald Trump’s net worth rose to $3bn, a 5% gain over the past year, thanks to a jump in the value of an office-building deal he once sued to prevent....
18:34, 06/12/2019

'Dumping Trump' robot being sent to UK Model of Donald Trump on toilet could feature at protests over US president’s visit A giant talking robot of Donald Trump sitting on a gold toilet is being shipped from Sichuan in China to London for protests to mark the president’s controversial state visit to the UK.The 4.9-metre (16ft) “Dumping T...
14:51, 05/15/2019

The Latest: Pelosi says she’s ‘done with’ Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and special counsel Robert Mueller’s report (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Speaker Nancy Pelosi is brushing back impeachment questions, saying “it’s not even close” to having enough support among House Democrats for a vote. Pelosi said ...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Trump comes through on religious liberty yet again On Thursday, the Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights issued its “final conscience rule that protects individuals and health care entities from discrimination on the basis of their exercise of conscience in HHS-funded programs.” The final rule serves as a way to implement ...
21:34, 05/03/2019

Trump’s U.K. Trip in Pictures Lunch with the queen, and a wreath at Westminster Abbey: The president’s three-day state visit to Britain began with an agenda that was heavy on the pomp....
19:34, 06/03/2019

|Trump'sHuaweithreatisthenuclearoptiontohaltChina'srise The Trump administration is pulling out the big guns in its push to slow China’s rise, with potentially devastating consequences for the rest of the world....
15:34, 05/16/2019

When it comes to US intelligence, Trump sees what he wants to see HE’S BACK: President Trump took to Twitter to declare his four-day excursion to Japan “a very successful trip,” citing “Big progress on MANY fronts. A great country with a wonderful leader in Prime Minister Abe!”...
03:34, 05/30/2019

Trump Wants You to Buy American. Here’s Why That’s Almost Impossible For nearly a century, the St. Pierre Manufacturing Corporation has made products such as horseshoes, tire chains, and anchors in a facility near Worcester, Mass. But in recent months, St. Pierre has been struggling. Why? Increased tariffs on goods from China imposed by the Trump administration. That...
01:34, 05/15/2019

Trump looks to squash Amash Donald Trump and his top allies are moving to make Justin Amash pay for becoming the sole Republican congressman to call for the president’s impeachment. Trump and his top advisers have discussed the prospect of backing a primary challenge to the Michigan lawmaker — a highly unusual move for a presi...
11:17, 06/12/2019

Donald Trump Is Scared AF Despite the liar-in-chief’s previous statement that he probably wouldn’t watch the highly anticipated House hearings on Wednesday, he started off his morning rage-tweeting in fear that his “no obstruction, no collusion” mantra would finally be exposed as complete and utter horseshit—which, according...
21:17, 07/24/2019

How Trump could beat the NRA — if he wanted to For the second time, the president is threatening to buck the NRA. The first time he backed down. But the point is that he could do it if he wanted to....
03:34, 08/09/2019

What Trump Gains by Seeing ‘Emergencies’ All Around Like U.S. presidents before him, Donald Trump has found that Congress does not always bend to his will. Unlike many predecessors, Trump has turned to an expansive definition of “emergency” to bypass the legislative branch when he wants something done. There are several U.S. laws that grant broader a...
02:00, 06/01/2019

Trump says ‘I hope not’ about getting into war with Iran WASHINGTON – President Trump suggested Thursday that he wasn’t gunning for a military conflict with Iran. “I hope not,” the president responded when asked by a reporter outside the White House if the US was going to war with Iran. That answer echoed what he told his acting Defense Secretary Pa...
03:51, 05/17/2019

The Trump recession could be right around the corner The signs of health risks for the U.S. economy suddenly are everywhere. And President Trump’s prescriptions for prevention would actually be poison for the patient....
08:17, 08/13/2019

Trump tariffs could hit the iPhone The top-of-the-line iPhone, the XS, would see about $100 added to the price, if Apple doesn't absorb the tariffs and would out breaks with suppliers.       ...
02:17, 08/02/2019

Pelosi: Trump does not know right from wrong House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that when Trump says he's open to accepting information from a foreign power against a political opponent he is showing that 'he does not know right from wrong.' (June 13)        ...
20:34, 06/13/2019

Trump says "nothing changes" after Mueller statement U.S. President Donald Trump reacted swiftly to a statement by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on his Russia investigation on Wednesday, saying nothing had changed and "the case is closed!"...
18:17, 05/29/2019

Trump: Everyone's Called 'Racist' Now, So I'm Definitely Not While half of the 2020 Democratic presidential field was busy dancing on former Rep. John Delaney’s mangled political corpse during Tuesday night’s primary debate, President Donald Trump was opining about racism in an interview with C-SPAN, insisting once again that he couldn’t possibly be racist be...
16:51, 07/31/2019

Trump, Xi to Meet on Trade at G-20 President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to meet in Japan next week, lifting financial markets and spurring hopes for a trade truce that could stave off a fresh round of tariffs....
02:51, 06/19/2019

Trump May Get an Earful From the Heartland Industrial, agricultural, energy and transportation companies are all suffering as a result of the China trade dispute, which hits President Trump’s important base of voters....
23:00, 08/06/2019

Is Trump the reason the Fed is about to cut rates? U.S. President Donald Trump's repeated calls for easier monetary policy may not be what's driving the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates on Wednesday....
20:17, 07/31/2019

This Is Donald Trump's Legacy “These are sick people,” White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said in an interview on ABC this Sunday, after a pair of mass shootings—one perpetrated against Latinx people by a far-right, anti-immigrant extremist with a manifesto—again raised the question of whether or not Donald Trump is to bla...
17:34, 08/05/2019

Trump Takes Aim at Both China and WTO President Trump ramped up his attacks on China and the world trading system, threatening to have the U.S. unilaterally revoke the special breaks global rules grant to nations that call themselves developing countries....
18:51, 07/27/2019

Trump Says Tariffs on Mexico Are Likely President Trump said Tuesday he expects U.S. tariffs on Mexico to go into effect next week, despite ongoing negotiations to resolve a dispute over a surge in Central American migration to the U.S....
18:00, 06/04/2019

Dear Trump, Please Fuck Off Away From the NHS, Thank You If Britons didn’t already hate Donald Trump enough, he has said something perfectly designed to enrage the British public, like if an American politician said that dogs are bullshit or that football is a stupid sport....
01:00, 06/05/2019

'He's their man': why do bikers love Trump so much? At New Hampshire’s Laconia Motorcycle Week, the language is foul, the wardrobe is leather, and it is among these holdout rebels that Trump has found supportThere he is, the president of the United States, sitting astride a motorcycle in a leather jacket in front of the Capitol, a rifle in hand. Ther...
09:17, 07/02/2019

Is Trump the reason the Fed cut rates? U.S. President Donald Trump's repeated calls for easier monetary policy may not be what drove the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates on Wednesday....
00:17, 08/01/2019

Trump reads from FDR's prayer to the US on D-Day President Donald Trump read from a prayer delivered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as he joined other world leaders and veterans Wednesday in marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day....
16:51, 06/05/2019

Trump Will NOT Lose to Sleeping Man It must be nice to be President Donald Trump, and live your life totally unencumbered by things like “math” and “reality”—both of which seem to be working decidedly against him at the moment, according to a new poll from Fox News, which shows the president trailing Democratic front runner Joe Biden ...
20:51, 07/26/2019

Everything you need to know about Trump's takeover of DC's 4th of July Washington, DC, always puts on a show for the Fourth of July, but for the first time this year, President Donald Trump is personally planning and throwing together his own Independence Day event at the Lincoln Memorial....
16:51, 07/04/2019

Trump says he’s doing ‘fantastic job’ with the border WASHINGTON – President Trump said his administration is doing a “fantastic” job dealing with migrants at the border and blamed Democrats for blocking aid to address the humanitarian crisis. “We are doing a fantastic job under the circumstances,” Trump said in an interview that aired on NBCR...
20:17, 06/23/2019

GOP: Trump doesn’t want war with Iran Senate Republicans say that for all his bellicose rhetoric, President Donald Trump doesn't want a war — and neither do they. Some Republican hawks are pushing for an aggressive approach with Iran, arguing that military conflict may be unavoidable. Yet their vocal warnings are obscuring the fact tha...
07:00, 05/21/2019

It's Looking Like Trump Wasn't Bluffing President Donald Trump may have preempted the Department of Homeland Security when he abruptly announced last night that ICE would begin arresting “millions of illegal aliens” sometime “next week,” but despite his well-documented history of lies and empty threats, it so far seems like he’s not bluff...
20:00, 06/18/2019

Trump and Xi bilateral meeting at G20 Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping have hit the reset button in trade talks between the world's two biggest economies, at least delaying an escalation in tension that had financial markets on edge and cast a cloud over the global economy. (June 29)        ...
16:51, 06/29/2019

The Next Donald Trump Will Be Worse As difficult as it may be while staring down a 2020 reelection campaign, it is worth taking some time to mull over this inevitability: Donald Trump is only a rickety trial run for the next far more dangerous Fascist 2.0 candidate that will come after him....
20:00, 06/18/2019

Trump wants to end HIV infections by 2030 - here's how to do it US president Donald Trump laid out a plan in his State of the Union address to end new HIV infections in the US by 2030 – and we may already have the tools to do it...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Donald Trump: I'm not looking for war with Iran Donald Trump has said he is not seeking war with Tehran and indicated he was ready to defuse tensions by reaching a deal to bolster Iran's flagging economy....
19:34, 06/23/2019

Trump reads from FDR’s prayer to the US on D-Day President Donald Trump read from a prayer delivered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as he joined other world leaders and veterans Wednesday in marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day...
18:51, 06/05/2019

Trump: ‘We’ll see what happens’ with 9/11 victims fund President Trump said he was “impressed” with Jon Stewart’s emotional testimony about continuing health care for 9/11 responders before a House panel but sidestepped a question whether he would direct Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to ensure passage of the bill in his chambe...
20:17, 06/23/2019

Trump’s Trade War and Its Many Fronts Mexico, China, Europe, Canada: The White House’s various conflicts add up to a broad assault on a postwar effort to build economic ties around the world....
15:34, 05/31/2019

RIP Donald Trump (Balloon) Standing alongside British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday, President Donald Trump insisted the thousands of people who’d taken to the streets of London to protest his state visit were nothing but “fake news.”...
01:00, 06/05/2019

|Trump:Weakeryuanis'currencymanipulation' US President Donald Trump said the latest decline in the yuan is “called ‘currency manipulation”’ and indicated he’d like the Federal Reserve to act to counter the Chinese action....
23:34, 08/05/2019

You Probably Missed This Trump Act of Racism For a crowd of 500 at a fundraiser in the Hamptons, President Donald Trump made fun of the leaders of the European Union, South Korea, and Japan, including by imitating the accents of the Asian countries’ leaders. The fundraiser was at the home of real estate developer Joe Farrell in Bridgehampton o...
03:18, 08/12/2019

What did the UK get out of President Trump's visit? Adam Boulton and guests assess the political impact of Donald Trump's state visit to the UK this week, after the president enjoyed the lavish hospitality of the Queen against a backdrop of protests and acrimony....
17:34, 06/05/2019

Trump: 'Mueller should not testify' President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Robert Mueller “should not testify” before Congress, hours after a Democratic lawmaker confirmed that the House Judiciary Committee was still seeking to schedule a hearing with the special counsel later this month.“Bob Mueller should not testify. No redos f...
00:00, 05/06/2019

Trump says it would be big mistake for Iran to try anything against U.S U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Monday Iran would "suffer greatly" if it targeted U.S. interests after Washington deployed an aircraft carrier and more jet fighters at a time of rising tensions with Tehran....
00:34, 05/14/2019

Fed chair is in a box of Trump’s making Addressing a conference in Chicago, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested the central bank could cut interests rates if the trade war necessitates action to stabilize the economy....
19:00, 06/05/2019

Trump Has No Idea What Iran Is or Isn't Doing Today, on his way to a Pennsylvania rally, President Trump told reporters that there’s “no indication” that Iran is threatening the U.S., according to the Washington Post. This directly contradicts the messaging about Iran by others in his administration in recent weeks, including White House nation...
15:34, 05/21/2019

|Trump’soilsanctionsleaveRussianexporters$1bnricher US President Donald Trump’s sanctions against Iran and Venezuela have inadvertently increased demand for a Russian brand of crude oil, boosting revenues for the nation’s exporters....
21:00, 08/16/2019

El Paso congresswoman to Trump: Don't come here Rep. Veronica Escobar said Monday that President Donald Trump "is not welcome" in her hometown of El Paso, Texas, as the city recovers from a mass shooting that killed 21 people and wounded more than two dozen. "From my perspective, he is not welcome here. He should not come here while we are in mo...
08:34, 08/06/2019

Scaramucci says he’s done supporting Trump The Mooch is no longer in President Trump’s corner. Anthony Scaramucci, who served all of 11 days in the administration as White House communications director, said he won’t support Trump’s re-election and suggested the GOP might need to find another candidate to top its 2020 ticke...
20:34, 08/12/2019

What Trump Can (And Can’t) Do to Steer Fed Policy President Donald Trump is unhappy that the U.S. Federal Reserve under the chairman he chose, Jerome Powell, raised interest rates. But while the president can authorize military operations, issue rules by executive order, convene Congress and pardon criminals, he can’t do much about the Fed. That do...
23:34, 05/06/2019

Donald Trump UK visit day two: all you need to know US President Donald Trump will meet with Prime Minister Theresa May for "substantial" talks on the second day of his three-day state visit to the UK....
09:34, 06/04/2019

A Trio of Unlikely Partners: Kim, Xi and Trump Their motives for getting together are deeply divergent, but the interests of the leaders of North Korea, China and the United States occasionally harmonize....
03:17, 06/20/2019

Almost Everything Trump Said in His Environment Speech Was a Lie On the same day that Washington, D.C. was hit by a deluge of dangerous rain and flash flooding, President Trump gave an hour-long speech meant to convince voters he isn’t totally fucking up the environment. According to the New York Times, almost everything Trump said in the speech was a lie....
16:34, 07/09/2019

Trump pressures Fed's Powell: 'Let's see what he does' President Donald Trump on Tuesday kept up pressure on the head of the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates, following a report that White House lawyers earlier this year explored whether they could legally strip Jerome Powell of the Fed chairmanship....
00:17, 06/19/2019

Trump: Some of My Best Friends Are Iranian! President Donald Trump announced on Monday that his administration will place new economic sanctions on Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei amid rising tensions between the United States and Iran....
21:51, 06/24/2019

Trump says he did not ask Shanahan to withdraw from Pentagon job U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he did not ask Patrick Shanahan, the acting defense secretary, to withdraw from consideration to be defense secretary....
02:17, 06/19/2019

Trump says he wants to attend Presidents Cup in Melbourne U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would be interested in attending the Presidents Cup in Melbourne, ahead of a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on the sidelines of the G20 summit meeting in Osaka, Japan....
19:51, 06/27/2019

Trump: 'Iran better be careful President Donald Trump commented on Iran, the census, migrants, the British ambassador to the United States and the U.S. national team's win in the Women's World Cup on Sunday. (July 8)        ...
14:17, 07/08/2019

It’s Only a Matter of Time Before Trump Shits Himself Frankly, I’m shocked it hasn’t happened already. We have a president who regularly shows signs of mental decline: He regularly forgets people’s names and places. He makes up words. This much is clear—there will quite likely come a time when our president shits himself, probably on TV, for all to see...
00:51, 05/29/2019

Trump, Xi to Have 'Extended Meeting' at G-20 Summit President Trump said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping had a “very good” telephone conversation and will have an “extended meeting” later this month at the G-20 summit in Japan. The news boosted U.S. stocks....
18:34, 06/18/2019

Trump considering commuting sentence of Rod Blagojevich WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he’s “very strongly” considering commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who is serving a 14-year prison term on multiple federal corruption convictions. Trump suggested more than a year ago that he was considering a commutation for Bl...
17:00, 08/08/2019

Trump says he was ‘sticking up’ for ‘low IQ’ Biden not insulting like Kim When it comes to him siding with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un — and his description of Joe Biden as having a “low IQ” — President Trump says the former veep has got it all wrong. “I was actually sticking up for Sleepy Joe Biden while on foreign soil,” Trump sai...
01:00, 05/29/2019

Oh God Trump and Biden Are Fighting About Their Brains Ladies and gents, I give you a depressingly possible preview of the 2020 general election: Joe Biden and Donald Trump arguing about whether their minds work....
14:51, 08/10/2019

Trump says U.S. is 'very prepared' with regard to Iran President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States was very prepared with regard to Iran, as tensions ramped up after attacks on several oil tankers and Tehran's announcement it would step up uranium enrichment....
02:17, 06/19/2019

Trump Brain Status: CAN YOU HEAR ME?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!? Hours before a scheduled flight to the G20 summit in Japan, President Donald Trump got down to the real business of the day: Calling in to Fox Business Network to ramble and YELL and ramble and SHOUT and ramble....
19:17, 06/26/2019

Samantha Bee to Trump: 'Don’t say you have a rape type' Late-night hosts discussed E Jean Carroll’s sexual assault allegation against Trump and the first Democratic debateLate-night hosts discussed the first round of Democratic debates and the newest sexual assault allegation against Donald Trump from E Jean Carroll. Continue reading......
22:34, 06/27/2019

Trump: US sending 1,000 more troops to Poland President Donald Trump says the United States will send 1,000 service members to Poland as he announces a broadening security and economic alliance with the country. Trump made the announcement during a Rose Garden news conference. (June 12)        ...
22:51, 06/12/2019

The Latest: Pelosi says ‘nothing off the table’ on Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia investigation (all times local): 3:45 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says “nothing is off the table,” including potential impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. Pelosi spoke in California afte...
22:17, 05/29/2019

What We Learned From Trump’s Orlando Rally President Trump’s kickoff of his 2020 campaign showed that his portrait of the country is still bleak — and that he needs an opponent beyond Hillary Clinton....
06:34, 06/19/2019

Trump unveils new US immigration policy At a speech at the White House, President Trump unveiled his administration's new immigration policy plans. He said that it would be merit-based, aiming to increase the proportion of skilled migration....
22:00, 05/16/2019

Trump says Kim Jong Un sent him a 'really beautiful letter' President Trump said on Friday that he received a "really beautiful letter" from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the latest development after a tumultuous two weeks in which North Korea fired off several ballistic missiles....
21:51, 08/09/2019

Trump on Democratic debate: 'I’m going to watch it because I have to' President Donald Trump said he will watch the first Democratic debate on television on Wednesday night, even though he will be flying to Japan and considers the event "boring."...
20:17, 06/26/2019

Trump and Johnson: Allies in Disruption President Trump is pushing Boris Johnson, the incoming prime minister of Britain, toward a hard break with the European Union. But Mr. Johnson could be constrained by British politics and his establishment background....
02:34, 07/24/2019

Trump team should stop flaying the Fed President Trump and several of his underlings are wrong in both form and substance in verbally browbeating the Federal Reserve Board to reduce interest rates....
00:34, 05/07/2019

'Central casting': Trump is talking more than ever about men's looks President Donald Trump told Fox News in June that it's "tough" to follow his instincts and withdraw all troops from Afghanistan when a "great-looking, central casting" military general urges him not to....
01:51, 08/14/2019

Trump gives Huawei a "stay of execution" Last year, when ZTE was in the midst of an Export Ban that prevented it from obtaining needed parts and components from the U.S., President Donald Trump surprised everyone with a tweet that called for the Commerce Department to lift the ban. Trump wrote that "Too many jobs in China lost." This was t...
02:34, 05/21/2019

Trump says more deportations ahead after Independence Day President Donald Trump said Monday that Immigration and Customs Enforcement is going to be increasing deportations of undocumented immigrants after Independence Day. “After July Fourth a lot of people are going to be brought back out,” Trump told reporters in the Oval Office, where he si...
18:51, 07/02/2019

How Mexico Is Trying to Placate Trump on Migration U.S. President Donald Trump used to promise that Mexico would pay for a new wall on the border of the two countries. That hasn’t happened. Now Trump wants Mexico at least to act like a wall, by doing more to keep Central American migrants away from the U.S. With the number of people seeking asylum g...
23:17, 07/23/2019

She helped elect Trump. Now she’s apologizing. Brittany Kaiser initially emerged as a seemingly nefarious figure tied to a new kind of voter manipulation powered by Facebook data. She wants to be remembered as a whistleblower and a human rights advocate. You decide....
08:51, 08/10/2019

Trump Is to Visit Ireland in June The president will meet with Prime Minister Leo Varadkar during an overnight stay wedged between a state visit to Britain and a D-Day commemoration in France....
13:00, 05/22/2019

Pompeo: U.S. President Trump does not want war with Iran The United States will maintain its pressure campaign on Iran and continue to deter aggression in the region but does not want the conflict with Tehran to escalate, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday....
02:17, 06/19/2019

Trump considering commutation for disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he’s “very strongly” considering commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who is serving a 14-year prison term on multiple federal corruption convictions. Trump suggested more than a year ago that he was considered a commutation for Bla...
14:34, 08/08/2019

How Trump’s meeting with Kim in North Korea went down With the words, “Hey, I’m over here,” President Trump launched an improbable surprise get-together with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un in the demilitarized zone that made him the first sitting US president to cross into North Korea. “I just want to say that this is my honor. I didn’t really expect it. We...
04:34, 07/01/2019

Donald Trump's economic #'s are through the roof. But ... Here's a great headline for Donald Trump as he turns toward his 2020 re-election bid: "CNN Poll: Trump's approval rating on the economy hits a new high."...
22:00, 05/03/2019

Trump wants ‘apology,’ not ‘another word’ about Mueller President Trump responded to special counsel Robert Mueller’s statement about his Russia collusion report by demanding an “apology,” claiming that Americans have heard enough about the probe....
03:51, 05/30/2019

Trump distances himself from former pal Jeffrey Epstein President Trump on Tuesday distanced himself from accused child molester Jeffrey Epstein — saying he was “not a fan” and that the former pals had a “falling out” years ago. “I knew him like everybody in Palm Beach knew him. Everybody in Palm Beach knew him. He was a fixture in Palm Beach. I ha...
21:51, 07/09/2019

Trump Says He Wants a Large Cut in Interest Rates President Trump reiterated his call for easier monetary policy as Federal Reserve officials began their two-day meeting at which they are expected to reduce interest rates....
21:17, 07/30/2019

On Politics: Trump to Hit Mexico With Tariffs The president plans to impose a 5 percent tariff on all imported goods from Mexico, a tax that would “gradually increase” until the flow of immigrants across the border stopped....
06:51, 05/31/2019

War With Iran Might Be More Costly Than Trump Thinks When Iranian state television broadcast images of the destroyed U.S. spy drone it shot down over the strait of Hormuz it served two purposes. One was intended to prove the RQ-4 Global Hawk had illegally entered Iranian airspace, contradicting U.S. claims the $170 million unmanned aircraft had been f...
15:51, 06/26/2019

Trump on NASCAR: ‘The Whole League Endorsed Me’ Monday saw Simon Pagenaud become the first Indy 500 winner to visit the White House since 2006, which, hm. Pagenaud did his assigned job of standing there and being relatively boring, but the real weirdness began when President Trump decided to just start riffing on NASCAR instead....
02:51, 06/12/2019

| WATCH | 'I'm the least racist person there is' - Trump US President Donald Trump brushed off accusations of racism as he refused to back down in his war of words with prominent black and minority left-leaning leaders....
19:17, 07/30/2019

Trump Taps Two Fed Nominees, One Conventional, the Other Not The president, in a pair of tweets, said he would nominate Judy Shelton, a Fed critic, and Christopher Waller, a St. Louis Fed official, to sit on the Fed board....
12:00, 07/03/2019

As Mueller testimony approaches, Trump can't look away President Donald Trump said on Monday he will watch only "a little bit" of Robert Mueller's long-awaited congressional testimony on the results of his 22-month inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election and renewed his attacks on the former special counsel....
02:17, 07/23/2019

Trump's second state dinner is scheduled It has been more than a year since President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hosted their first -- and only -- official State Dinner at the White House, but on Monday morning, the White House announced a second dinner is currently in the works....
23:00, 07/22/2019

Trump says he could win Afghan war 'in a week … but I don't want to kill 10m' President hosts Pakistani PM Imran Khan amid aid disputeUS pursues talks with Taliban with Islamabad’s cautious supportDonald Trump has said that he could win the Afghanistan war “in a week” but did not want to wipe the country “off the face of the Earth”.The president made the claim sitting alongsi...
22:51, 07/22/2019

Trump Says Iran Is ‘Lying’ About CIA Spy Claim (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Monday said Iran is lying about having arrested 17 Iranian nationals recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency to spy on the country’s nuclear and military sites. “That’s totally a false story. That’s another lie,” Trump...
22:34, 07/22/2019

Explainer: What it would take for Congress to impeach Trump A dark cloud of impeachment has threatened President Donald Trump for many months, with Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, where any such effort to remove him from office would begin, divided about whether to proceed....
21:17, 07/22/2019

US: 500 ex-prosecutors say Trump should be charged with obstruction Donald Trump tried to fire Robert Mueller and intimidate witnesses, hundreds of US ex-prosecutors said in a letter. They added that Trump would have faced an obstruction charge if he were not the current president....
05:51, 05/07/2019

Eric Trump: Media Down With the Sickness Eric Trump, the larger and blonder of the president’s two adult sons, appeared on Fox News’ Fox & Friends Wednesday morning to absolutely destroy the lamestream media for the sin of ignoring the fact that people at the Iowa State Fair this weekend put handfuls of corn kernels in a bowl represent...
00:00, 08/15/2019

For Fed's Powell, a gap with markets and Trump may need explaining Bond investors expect an aggressive set of U.S. interest rate cuts this year, and a voluble president pines for the “old days” when his predecessors bullied central bankers to get their way....
21:34, 06/18/2019

Trump insists there is ‘no racial tension’ in the US President Trump on Monday insisted there was “no racial tension” in the US, just hours after he continued his attacks on four radical freshmen Democratic congresswomen — calling them “very Racist” and “not very smart.” “No, no racial tension. No, there’s no racial tension,” Trump answered during a W...
21:51, 07/22/2019

Macron to send Trump a new oak tree The French president has promised to send his US counterpart a replacement for the oak tree that died earlier this week. The world leaders planted it together in 2018 to symbolize their nations' friendship....
23:51, 06/11/2019

Trump Says It Is Getting Harder For Him To Want To Negotiate With Iran US President Donald Trump said on Monday that it is getting harder for him to want to make a deal with Iran and said the situation could go either way very easily....
22:00, 07/22/2019

Suburbs return to Trump, GOP fights to keep them When the 2018 elections practically wiped out GOP members from suburban districts, the party went into a panic. But since, the suburban vote, especially among women, has come back to the Republicans as the economy has surged....
19:51, 05/21/2019

Trump uses ethanol against Biden in Iowa President Trump accused Joe Biden Tuesday in Iowa of restricting the sale of corn ethanol during his time as vice president, saying that he harmed farmers and made the nation less energy secure....
03:34, 06/12/2019

Trump delays Huawei ban by 90 days After a horrid 24 hours, there’s finally some respite for Huawei. The US Commerce Department has given the company a 90-day extension to provide support for existing handsets and network components.  The department has issued a “temporary general license ” to the company “necessary to maintain and s...
12:17, 05/21/2019

Ivanka Trump Is a National Embarrassment French President Emmanuel Macron’s office just trolled Ivanka Trump in a big way, and the unspoken message was: “Please get this person out of here.”...
21:00, 06/30/2019

The Latest: Trump says if Iran wants to talk he's available The Latest on developments related to tensions in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 5:45 p.m. President Donald Trump says that if Iran wants to talk, he's available....
19:34, 05/30/2019

Donald Trump Is Fearmongering About the Wind Now Donald Trump’s entire presidency is based on making people feel fear. His fascism and bigotry in both rhetoric and policies destroy lives. Now, in an exceptionally deranged speech delivered on Tuesday, he tried to make people worry about the wind somehow just... stopping....
10:52, 08/14/2019

Trump says Fed's Powell needs to lower rates, doing bad job U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates so the United States can compete with countries that he said are devaluing their currencies....
15:17, 06/26/2019

Booker says Trump is 'worse than a racist' Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., blasted President Trump over his ongoing feud with the four progressive congresswomen, and said the president is "worse than a racist."...
08:34, 07/23/2019

Trump says U.S. doing well in trade talks with China President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States was doing well in trade talks with China and that Beijing wanted to make a deal with Washington....
15:51, 05/30/2019

Trump’s incoherent monologue on homelessness "Although some of them have mental problems where they don't even know they're living that way," Trump said. "In fact, perhaps they like living that way. They can't do that."...
15:34, 07/02/2019

I’m Actually Laughing at How Little Trump’s Campaign Cares About the Law If you had to place bets on which presidential campaign would do some big ol’ election law violations, though I don’t know why you would have to do that, you would be insane to put your money on anyone other than Donald Trump’s. According to the conservative Washington Examiner, the Trump campaign h...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Trump 'radiates insecurity' — UK ambassador to US The diplomat has described the Trump administration as "dysfunctional," "clumsy" and "inept," according to a British Sunday newspaper. Euroskeptic Nigel Farage has called for the ambassador's firing....
03:00, 07/08/2019

Eric Trump: Democrats are 'deranged,' they 'won't let it go' Eric Trump appeared on "Hannity" Thursday and called Democrats attacking his father "deranged" and dismissed the 2020 Democratic presidential field as "weak."...
13:00, 05/03/2019

House Democrats sue for Trump's tax returns House Democrats on Tuesday sued for President Trump’s tax returns, marking the beginning of a high-stakes legal fight over his efforts to keep his taxes secret.Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-Mass.) filed suit in federal court to enforce a subpoena for the records rejected in May b...
18:34, 07/02/2019

Who is US rapper A$AP Rocky and why does Trump want to free him? A rapper facing jail time for a street fight in Stockholm and a high-profile call from President Trump: Just what exactly is going on? Here's what you need to know about A$AP Rocky as his trial starts in Sweden....
16:51, 07/30/2019

Trump to be interviewed on NBC’s ‘Meet the Press’ President Trump will appear Sunday on “Meet the Press,” his first NBC interview since he sat down with anchor Lester Holt in 2017. It will be Trump’s first time on the Sunday morning news show since he became president, CNN reported on Thursday. His last appearance occurred on Augu...
00:34, 06/21/2019

Trump says he'll have 'extended' meeting with China's Xi Confirmation of the meeting comes after President Trump repeatedly threatened to raise tariffs if Xi didn’t sit with him at the June 28-29 summit in Osaka....
20:17, 06/18/2019

Donald Trump Says Iran "Will Want To Talk Soon" President Donald Trump on Wednesday predicted that Iran will "soon" want to negotiate and denied any discord in the White House over moves that critics say could lead to war in the Middle East....
07:00, 05/16/2019

Trump says Biden is ‘very naive about China’ “If Biden actually said that, that’s a very dumb statement,” the president said in response to Biden’s claim Wednesday that China “is not competition for us.”...
10:34, 05/03/2019

Klobuchar was not impressed by Trump’s meeting with Kim ​WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar said diplomacy with Kim Jong Un isn’t as easy as “bringing a hot dish over the fence to the dictator next door.” Klobuchar, a U.S. senator from Minnesota, wasn’t ready to give President Trump credit for his Sunday meeting with Kim i...
20:51, 06/30/2019

| 'She's not my type' - Trump on rape accuser US President Donald Trump once again vigorously denied allegations by a magazine advice columnist that he sexually assaulted her in the 1990s in a New York department store dressing room, adding: "She's not my type."...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Trump urges Fed to do more than a 'small rate cut' U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday urged the Federal Reserve to go beyond making a "small rate cut" this week, raising pressure on the central bank to lower borrowing costs by more than Wall Street expects....
15:51, 07/30/2019

Immigrants who worked for Trump speak in Fla. Hours before President Donald Trump's first 2020 campaign rally, a labor union representing hospitality workers, held a news conference featuring undocumented workers who say they used to work at Trump properties. (June 18)        ...
02:00, 06/19/2019

Trump praises his green credentials Donald Trump played up "America's environmental leadership" ahead of the 2020 US presidential election. At the same time, he denounced the "unfair, ineffective and very, very expensive" Paris climate accord....
09:34, 07/09/2019

Pelosi rules out censuring Trump Speaker Nancy Pelosi officially shut the door on censuring President Donald Trump Wednesday but plans to view a minimally redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report this week, her latest attempt to juggle the competing impeachment factions within her caucus. Pelosi initially rejecte...
18:51, 06/19/2019

Trump to Japan abductee family: 'You will win' U.S. President Donald Trump has sent a letter to the family of a Japanese citizen abducted to North Korea, less than a month after meeting with them in May....
18:34, 06/16/2019

|WATCH:Trump,XitomeetduringG20:WhiteHouse US President Donald Trump is set to hold much-anticipated trade talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Osaka on Saturday, a White House spokesperson told reporters....
11:51, 06/27/2019

Trump says he will nominate two economists to Fed seats President Trump plans to nominate Christopher Waller and Judy Shelton to fill the two remaining seats on the Federal Reserve board of governors, his latest effort to get the central bank to lower interest rates....
03:00, 07/03/2019

‘It Could Have Been Any of Us’: Disdain for Trump Runs Among Ambassadors Sir Kim Darroch, the British ambassador who resigned Wednesday, was not alone in his criticism of the Trump administration and its habit of leaving foreign envoys in the dark....
21:34, 07/10/2019

Pelosi: 80% of Trump’s focus is on infrastructure President Trump is so focused on winning a bipartisan deal to rebuild America’s transportation infrastructure that it dominates discussions with Democratic leaders, according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi....
20:17, 06/19/2019

Trump Has an All-Out Meltdown in Front of the Press After live-tweeting through most of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony in Congress today, President Trump briefly took questions from reporters at the White House and promptly had a total meltdown....
08:17, 07/25/2019

Romney not ready to say Trump should be impeached ​Sen. Mitt Romney called comments from a Republican House colleague about impeaching President Trump “courageous” but admitted he isn’t ready to go down that road. “My own view is that Justin Amash has reached a different conclusion than I have​,” Romney said Sunday on ...
20:17, 05/19/2019

Who is A$AP Rocky and why does he have Trump's attention? - video The trial of the US rapper A$AP Rocky has begun in Sweden after he was accused of assaulting a 19-year-old in Stockholm. Donald Trump has rallied behind the artist and also addressed the Swedish prime minister directly about the case. The US president was encouraged by Kim Kardashian West to take ac...
19:51, 07/31/2019

Trump: Mueller 'should not testify' before US Congress Democrats are expected to call Robert Mueller to testify in the US Congress, but Attorney General William Barr has the power to block it. The president's comment puts the White House on a collision course with Congress....
12:00, 05/06/2019

May will still be UK PM when Trump visits in June: Hunt Britain's foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday that Theresa May would still be prime minister when U.S. President Donald Trump visits Britain in early June....
12:51, 05/23/2019

Oil Near Five-Week Low on Trump's China Tweets Oil prices fell toward a five-week low, dragged down by broader-market selling after President Trump threatened more tariffs on Chinese imports ahead of planned U.S.-China trade talks this week....
17:00, 05/06/2019

Jeffries: Trump ‘pretends to be a tough guy’ President Donald Trump is little more than a “studio gangster” who “pretends to be a tough guy,” House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries said Sunday morning.“You know, the president didn’t just walk out on a meeting with [House Speaker] Nancy Pelosi and infrastructure, Chuck. He walked out ...
21:34, 05/26/2019

Trump vows to ‘end’ Iran if it threatens US again President Trump threatened to destroy Iran in a tweet sent in the wake of reports that a rocket was fired into Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone less than a mile away from the US Embassy. “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the United State...
10:00, 05/20/2019

Fox & Friends Split Over Whether Trump Should Do Collusion Remember when Kellyanne Conway went on national television and held up two pieces of paper that said “collusion” and “delusion”? Well, this Fox & Friends segment about whether President Donald Trump should accept oppo research from foreign governments is just about as dumb, but also just slightl...
18:17, 06/13/2019

Trump's Bad Polls Leaked and He's Pissed Days before President Trump is set to launch his reelection bid, internal polls have leaked that look pretty awful, and now Trump is out to get the pollsters who collected the data, according to the New York Times. A Trump advisor told the Times that the campaign will be letting go three of the five...
02:34, 06/17/2019

Reversal brings Fed into line with Trump The Federal Reserve is set to begin cutting interest rates next month for an unusual reason: Not out of fear that the economy is tipping into recession, but because officials now believe it can generate more jobs than they thought....
05:17, 07/12/2019

Trump may avoid another Fed fiasco in Senate President Donald Trump's latest pair of hopefuls for the Federal Reserve board don't have the same baggage as Stephen Moore and Herman Cain. And that might be just enough to get them confirmed. After Cain and Moore’s Fed prospects both ended in spectacular failure, Trump’s choices of Christopher Wa...
16:51, 07/10/2019

The Tax Biden Wants to Double and Trump Would Slash Capital gains taxes are the price of making a good investment. They’re levied on profitable stock trades and real estate deals but also can apply to sales of businesses, pieces of art, collectible cars, gold and other assets. President Donald Trump’s administration is looking at ways to reduce capit...
11:51, 07/28/2019

Trump: Iran will never have a nuclear weapon US President Donald Trump has issued a warning to Iran after the country moved to increase uranium enrichment beyond the purity threshold reached in a landmark nuclear deal Washington pulled out of last year....
18:00, 07/08/2019

Trump says his UK visit was the most fun Queen had in 25 years President Trump insisted Friday that Queen Elizabeth II had more yucks with him during his state visit to the UK than she’s had in more than two decades. “I have such a great relationship, and we were laughing and having fun. And her people said she hasn’t had so much fun in 25 years. Then......
03:17, 06/15/2019

Trump Is Killing the Beer Industry The U.S. beer industry says Trump’s trade war has cost them 40,000 jobs, according to Bloomberg. It’s enough to make you want to drown your sorrows in some ice cold American pisswater!...
15:17, 05/24/2019

|WATCH:Trump:'Ofcourse'I'dtellFBIofforeigndirt President Donald Trump said that "of course" he would go to the FBI or the attorney general if a foreign power offered him dirt about an opponent. It was an apparent walkback from his earlier comments....
22:51, 06/14/2019

Hear Me Out: Trump Speech Karaoke I came within a bladed edge of red death when I went out for karaoke one night last winter, but I do not hold that against karaoke. Karaoke is good sloppy fun, and it gives me a chance to dazzle the world with my signature rendition of “Purple Rain.” Our own Samer Kalaf once led a singalong of “Smoo...
21:51, 06/14/2019

Trump says second-quarter economic growth was 'not bad' U.S. President Donald Trump wrote in a tweet on Friday that second-quarter economic growth, which slowed by less than expected, was "Not bad considering we have the very heavy weight of the Federal Reserve anchor wrapped around our neck."...
17:17, 07/26/2019

Trump and Higgins level after first session "Judd Trump and John Higgins finished the first session of their World Championship final level at 4-4 amid a sweltering of heavy scoring at the Crucible Theatre."...
19:00, 05/05/2019

Opinion: Trump vs. Huawei, and the end of the smartphone? The trade spat between Washington and Beijing has reached a new level, with successful Chinese telecoms equipment provider Huawei stuck in the eye of the storm. Where will this all end, asks DW's Henrik Böhme....
22:51, 05/24/2019

Trump on Democratic debate: 'BORING' President Donald Trump dismissed the first Democratic debate as "BORING" on Wednesday night and declared himself above the fray even as his campaign team kept a close eye on the battle to find a challenger to take on Trump in 2020....
06:34, 06/27/2019

Trump Criticizes Departing U.K. Leader May President Trump took a swipe at departing U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May over her handling of Brexit, while declaring the U.S. would “no longer deal with” the British ambassador, who was critical of Mr. Trump....
00:34, 07/09/2019

Xi Gets Tougher on Trump After New Tariff Threat BEIJING (AP) — Facing another U.S. tariff hike, Chinese President Xi Jinping is getting tougher with Washington instead of backing down. Beijing fired what economists called a “warning shot” at Washington by letting its yuan currency weaken in response to President Donald TrumpR...
06:17, 08/13/2019

Trump says Iran, too, may be confused about war signals President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic....
22:34, 05/17/2019

On Politics: Trump Would Accept Russia’s Help The president said taking campaign help from Russia would be no different than meeting with the queen of England. Republicans joined Democrats in condemning him....
07:34, 06/14/2019

Trump says Iran still takes threats seriously President Donald Trump says Iran still takes his threats seriously even after he decided against approving strikes in retaliation for Tehran's downing of a more than $100 million American surveillance drone over the Strait of Hormuz. (June 25)        ...
23:34, 06/25/2019

Trump to impose new 10% tariff on China US President Donald Trump announced that he will impose a new tariff on an additional $300 billion worth of Chinese goods starting in September. The move comes amid slow-moving talks to end a costly trade war....
02:17, 08/02/2019

Trump: FOX NEWS SAYS I SLAYED MUELLER President Donald Trump, extremely testy man, could not have been more excited Robert Mueller’s congressional testimony on Wednesday, tweeting that the Fox News reviews are in and he’s the day’s big winner....
15:51, 07/25/2019

Stephen Colbert: 'If Trump can’t trust Fox, what’s he’s going to do?' Late-night hosts focused on Trump’s official re-entry on to the campaign trail while also covering Kyle Kashuv’s travailsLate-night hosts focused on Trump’s re-election campaign launch, and the Kyle Kashuv controversy. Related: Trevor Noah on police brutality video: 'What happened to protect and ser...
00:00, 06/20/2019

5 Takeaways From 10 Years of Trump Tax Figures The Times obtained details from a decade of the president’s tax returns, revealing $1.17 billion in business losses. Here’s what else the numbers show....
05:00, 05/08/2019

Trump says looking at alternatives to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday his administration was looking at alternatives to the conservatorship of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac....
22:17, 05/17/2019

Trump Says All "Very Much Under Control" After California Earthquake US President Donald Trump said Thursday that the situation in Southern California after a strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake appeared to be under control amid reports of scattered damage....
12:17, 07/05/2019

Trump says Deutsche Bank 'maligned' U.S. President Donald Trump in a tweet on Thursday said Deutsche Bank AG, which he has done business with, was being "badly written about and maligned."...
15:17, 07/11/2019

Trump says Pompeo and Bolton are 'doing a great job' President Trump on Friday reassured his audience that his relationship is solid with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and national security adviser John Bolton, despite what he said were "false messages" from the media....
00:00, 05/18/2019

Trump's China threat is more than just about trade The US president has threatened to expand tariffs against China, putting a trade deal in doubt. Is this an effort to gain more leverage in a potential final lap of trade talks or a reflection of genuine lack of progress?...
18:00, 05/06/2019

Trump Tells Teens Constitution Gives Him "Right To Do Whatever I Want" US President Donald Trump believes the Constitution gives him a wide breadth of power. That's the message he delivered - not for the first time - on Tuesday while addressing a crowd of teenagers and......
06:00, 07/24/2019

Trump playing down threat of war with Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic. Asked Thursday if the U.S. was going to war with Iran, the president replied, “I hope ...
06:34, 05/17/2019

Trump doubles down on trade war with India On the way to the Group of 20 summit in Japan, the president lobbed a fresh salvo at India, a country the United States has sought to cultivate as a friend and strategic partner....
16:34, 06/27/2019

Four Years Ago Trump Was Seen as a Sideshow. Now He Is the Show. The 2020 election will be a test — not just of the man but of his country. Was President Trump’s victory the last time around a historical fluke or a genuine reflection of America in the modern age?...
03:34, 06/18/2019

Trump says he is not looking for regime change in Iran President Trump said the U.S. was not looking for regime change in Iran after weeks of escalating tension and the deployment of additional American troops to the region....
07:00, 05/28/2019

Zogby: This was ‘legacy week’ for Trump, and it was very bad Democratic pollster John Zogby said that President Trump’s efforts to deal with gun control in the wake of the Ohio and Texas shootings, and also on immigration, faltered this week....
21:17, 08/10/2019

Trump takes dig at Dems on disaster aid President Donald Trump on Monday attacked Democrats for holding up a disaster aid deal, and reupped his claims that Puerto Rico is receiving too much federal assistance.“Puerto Rico has been given more money by Congress for Hurricane Disaster Relief, 91 Billion Dollars, than any State in the history...
21:51, 05/06/2019

Trump Criticizes Expected Fed Rate Cut as 'Not Enough' President Trump said that the Federal Reserve’s expected small interest-rate cut this week is “not enough,” but he expressed optimism that the country would do well regardless of what is decided....
17:17, 07/29/2019

Trump Brain Status: Teflon Pan President Trump has had a wee bit of trouble with his 2016 campaign’s enthusiasm for taking opposition intelligence from foreign officials. You may have heard about it....
09:17, 06/13/2019

Trump tries to tamp down talk of war with Iran President Donald Trump said Thursday that he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic....
05:51, 05/17/2019

Trump says no trade at all with China 'would be fine with me' President Trump defended his move to slap tariffs on an additional $300 billion worth of Chinese goods by saying that he would be fine if all trade between the U.S. and China came to an end....
05:51, 08/02/2019

Trump: 'You'll find out' how U.S. will respond to Iran Asked how the United States will respond to Iran after Iran shot down an American drone, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters, "You'll find out."...
19:51, 06/20/2019

Trump tells aides he does not want U.S. war with Iran U.S. President Donald Trump has told his top advisers he does not want to get the United States involved in a war with Iran, three U.S. officials said on Thursday....
02:34, 05/17/2019

Is Boris Johnson really Britain's Trump? Both are loudmouthed man-children, whose professional success is a combination of immense privilege, unscrupulous opportunism, and relentless self-promotionThe United Kingdom has a new prime minister, again, roughly three years after Theresa May took over to clean up David Cameron’s Brexit mess. The...
08:34, 07/24/2019

Trump Administration Is Divided Over Tax Cut for Investors Republican senators and conservative anti-tax groups are increasingly pushing to redefine how capital gains are calculated, a change that would primarily benefit the rich....
05:51, 07/31/2019

Trump suggests Huawei's Android ban could be over soon When you think of Huawei and U-turns you might think of the Huawei P30's notch, but now something else springs to mind – Donald Trump has softened his attitude to the Chinese telecoms company, so we could see the Huawei ban lifted soon.Speaking at the G20 summit in Japan, Trump signalled...
13:51, 07/01/2019

Trump says he wishes British ambassador well U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday offered good wishes to Britain's former ambassador to Washington, Kim Darroch, who resigned earlier this week amid a spat with the Republican U.S. president following leaked diplomatic cables....
16:51, 07/12/2019

President Trump Pardoned a Murderer Michael Behenna, a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, was deployed to Iraq in 2007. A year later, two soldiers, both friends of Behenna, were killed in a roadside explosion. Behenna witnessed the attack. U.S. intelligence officers believed that then-Iraqi operative Ali Mansur may have known somethin...
20:34, 05/08/2019

Why Trump should be worried about Justin Amash The Republican congressman from Michigan, who called for Trump's impeachment this weekend, has threatened a Libertarian Party bid for president. He could damage Trump in that and some other key states....
20:17, 05/20/2019

EU leaders: We won't follow Trump's Huawei ban Germany, France and the Netherlands have said they will not block Huawei from participating in the expansion of national 5G networks. The US fears that China could use Huawei equipment for spying....
02:51, 05/17/2019

Trump blasts Fed ahead of meeting, says likely to 'do very little' President Donald Trump on Monday downplayed any possible action by the Federal Reserve before U.S. central bank's meeting this week, even as its rate-setting panel is expected to lower borrowing costs....
14:51, 07/29/2019

Trump: 'I'd love to see Kaepernick come in, if he's good enough' Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be employed by an NFL team, President Donald Trump told reporters outside of the White House on Friday....
20:17, 08/09/2019

Cryptocurrency Is "Not Money", Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump expressed his mistrust of cryptocurrency Thursday, saying it was "not money" and warning that those wishing to join the trade would have to abide by banking regulations....
08:51, 07/12/2019

Trump Says He Won't Work With Democrats Until Probes Are Done President Trump said he told Democratic congressional leaders he would only work with them on infrastructure and other initiatives when they finish investigating him....
03:51, 05/23/2019

Pro-Trump super PAC has already raised $17 million A pro-Trump super PAC raised more than $17 million in the first six months of the year and has $21 million in cash on hand — money that can be used to fuel the president’s 2020 re-election effort, according to a report Wednesday. American First Action and its affiliated nonprofit, Americ...
18:17, 07/31/2019

Trump: I may tackle homelessness because leaders 'can't be looking at that' Highlighting San Francisco and Los Angeles, president calls crisis disgraceful and says it could ‘ruin’ citiesDonald Trump said he might “intercede” to “clean up” homelessness in San Francisco and Los Angeles, noting that world leaders “can’t be looking at that”.In a conversation with the Fox News h...
06:51, 07/02/2019

On Politics: Trump Ousts Pollsters After the leak of internal polls showing President Trump behind Joe Biden in several key states, the campaign is cutting ties with three of its five pollsters....
09:17, 06/17/2019

Trump to send more troops to Poland The US and Polish presidents agreed that the US would deploy 1,000 additional US troops. Military hardware and LNG sales were agreed, and Trump mooted Nord Stream 2 sanctions to protect Germany from Russia....
15:34, 06/13/2019

Here's Trump's winning message for 2020 President Trump launched his reelection campaign last night. It’s obviously anyone’s guess whether he can win. But if you’re getting your news from CNN, MSNBC, or the New York Times, you’re probably convinced at this point that he’s about to be impeached....
17:34, 06/19/2019

Seth Meyers on Trump: 'What more will it take to impeach this guy?' Late-night hosts discussed the close call between the US and Iran late last week as well as what the decision says about the presidentLate-night hosts focused on the near act of aggression against Iran by the United States and whether or not Trump’s apparent change of heart was real or just another ...
21:34, 06/25/2019

Fox News: If Trump is So Bad at Business How Come He Still Has a Big Plane???? On Tuesday night, the New York Times published a lengthy and explosive report on President Donald Trump’s personal financial history, based on almost a decade of leaked tax information. In response, the Trump propaganda spin-machine cranked into high gear to say “well consider THIS libs: do you have...
06:34, 05/09/2019

Donald Trump Says Any US War With Iran Would Not Last Long US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was "not talking boots on the ground" should military action be necessary against Iran, and said any conflict would not last long....
16:51, 06/26/2019

Why Pelosi is so good at infuriating Trump Something about Nancy Pelosi just gets under Donald Trump's skin.On Wednesday, for the third time in barely six months, a meeting between the president, the speaker and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer blew up in spectacular fashion.And in each case, Trump handed Pelosi a huge gift, a priceless ...
02:00, 05/23/2019

Baltimore to Trump: Knocking Our City Is Our Job, Not Yours When the president called Baltimore a “dangerous and filthy” place while attacking a Democratic congressman from the city, residents rallied to his defense, and their own....
08:17, 07/29/2019

The Latest: Trump lashes out again at UK ambassador President Donald Trump has lashed out for a second day at the U.K. ambassador to Washington, describing him as “wacky” and a “pompous fool,” after a leak of emails critical of the U.S. administration...
14:51, 07/09/2019

Trump's China threat is about more than just trade The US president has threatened to expand tariffs against China, putting a trade deal in doubt. Is this an effort to gain more leverage in a potential final lap of trade talks or a reflection of genuine lack of progress?...
19:51, 05/06/2019

Stephen Colbert: 'Trump is lying. How do we know? He's the one saying it' Late-night hosts spoke about Trump’s effect on the stock market and his continued refusal to release his tax returnsLate-night hosts focused on Trump’s surrogates, including treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin, education secretary Betsy DeVos and attorney general William Barr. Related: Stephen Colbert...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Trump Slams Fed's Powell, Saying 'We Should Have Draghi Instead' President Trump criticized the Federal Reserve’s Jerome Powell, comparing him unfavorably with European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and saying that the U.S. is no longer on a level playing field....
21:51, 06/26/2019

Trump Says He Didn’t Need To Borrow From Banks WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is insisting he didn’t borrow from many banks because he “didn’t need the money,” not because they wouldn’t do business with him. ….Now the new big story is that Trump made a lot of money and buys everything for cash, he d...
15:34, 05/20/2019

Trump more cautious than his top advisers on Iran President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic....
13:34, 05/17/2019

Trump says he is considering a blockade or quarantine on Venezuela US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he is considering a quarantine or blockade of Venezuela, as the United States steps up pressure on President Nicolas Maduro to relinquish power....
05:17, 08/02/2019

After Sumo And Golf, Trump And Abe Get Down To Business After a fun-filled weekend of golf and sumo US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are set to hold formal talks Monday, with trade and tensions with North Korea topping the......
01:34, 05/27/2019

| US writer says Trump sexually assaulted her in mid-90s An advice columnist for Elle fashion magazine said in an account published Friday that Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in the dressing room of a New York department store more than two decades ago....
23:17, 06/21/2019

Trump says 'will take a look' at accusations over Google, China U.S. President Donald Trump said his administration would investigate accusations that Google worked with the Chinese government, but gave no other details in his early morning tweet on Tuesday....
15:34, 07/16/2019

Ingraham on AOC's America versus Trump's Fox News' Laura Ingraham compared and contrasted the Democratic Party of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and President Trump Tuesday, giving a preview of the America voters must choose between in November of 2020....
17:00, 07/17/2019

Trump Says He's 'In No Hurry' to Confront Iran President Trump said he called off a retaliatory military strike on Iran just 10 minutes before its planned start after learning 150 people would be killed, saying such an action would have been disproportionate to Iran’s downing of an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone....
19:17, 06/21/2019

| WATCH: Trump says meeting with Xi was 'excellent' US President Donald Trump says his high-stakes trade meeting with China's President Xi Jinping was "excellent" with negotiations now "back on track"....
11:34, 06/29/2019

Democrat tries to take down McConnell by accusing him of getting in Trump's way Former fighter pilot Amy McGrath aims to defeat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell by accusing him of obstructing Trump's "drain the swamp" agenda....
16:17, 07/17/2019

Here is the Best Three Minutes You Will Watch About Trump and Racism I don’t know what is better: watching Princeton professor Eddie Glaude take just under three minutes on MSNBC to passionately, concisely, and, with pinpoint accuracy, place Donald Trump and the El Paso shooting in the context of America’s long history of white supremacy, or watching host Nicolle Wal...
04:00, 08/07/2019

Senior Democrats say no Trump impeachment … yet Adam Schiff: party is ‘not there yet’ on seeking to oust presidentJames Clyburn: ‘Right now we are winning this issue’More than 50 congressional Democrats reportedly back impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump. But on Sunday morning, senior figures highlighted the split that remains between th...
20:00, 06/02/2019

Trump’s Tariffs, Once Seen as Leverage, May Be Here to Stay The president’s latest trade measures have left the United States with the highest tariff rate among the most developed countries, outranking Canada, Germany, Russia and even China....
23:51, 05/14/2019

Better the devil they know: how Christians came to terms with Trump Evangelical backing for a thrice-married celebrity is not as odd as it seems: on abortion, the supreme court and more, the president keeps deliveringAfter bowing his head in prayer, Donald Trump addressed faith leaders in the sunshine of the White House rose garden. Related: Trump wants Barr to cons...
07:51, 05/13/2019

Trump in the UK: day one in three minutes – video highlights President Trump has began his three-day state visit of the UK. Just before touching down the US president heralded his arrival with a Twitter tirade against Sadiq Khan, calling him a 'stone cold loser' after revealing he felt Khan had done a 'terrible job' as London mayor.After landing at London Sta...
12:51, 06/04/2019

60% of Americans disapprove of President Trump A poll by the Associated Press – NORC Center for Public Affairs Research breaks down registered voters feelings toward the President and the large field of Democratic candidates. (June 24)        ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

D-Day survivor moved by Trump tribute When President Donald Trump singled out 98-year-old Ray Lambert in his Normandy speech at the 75th-anniversary commemoration of D-Day, the WWII survivor took it as a tribute for all the men who fought that day. (June 6)        ...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Help! Trump Spoke to CNBC and I Don't Understand Anything He Just Said The president of the United States gave an interview to CNBC and he sounded like a man who doesn’t know what the hell is going on. But what was even more concerning is instead of his usual word-salad, this was more like a word Chipotle bowl that was dropped on the floor and then kicked around....
21:51, 06/10/2019

Give Trump a One-Way Ticket to the Moon!!! Donald Trump, like most children, is interested in space travel. Specifically, he’s started voicing a desire for another American mission to the moon and then to Mars....
18:51, 05/14/2019

Trump Says Racist Nonsense Because He Means It and Because He Knows He Can Win on It Donald Trump, in a series of tweets from Sunday night to well into Monday morning, doubled down on his racist, xenophobic criticism of four Democratic congresswomen, Reps. Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, and Ayanna Pressley. After calling on the congresswomen to go back to their...
19:34, 07/15/2019

Trump: More to Mexico deal than meets the eye Stung by criticism that his deal to avert threatened Mexican tariffs mostly ramps up existing border efforts, President Donald Trump is insisting there's more to it than meets the eye. (June 10)        ...
01:51, 06/11/2019

Trump says Bolton doing a good job but has to temper him U.S. President Donald Trump, facing the possibility of military confrontations with both Iran and Venezuela, said on Thursday that he sometimes serves as a counterbalance to his hard-charging national security adviser, John Bolton....
00:17, 05/10/2019

Trump says NRA ‘under siege’ by Dem officials who want to ‘destroy’ it President Trump said Monday that the National Rifle Association -- gripping by infighting and turmoil that exploded into public view over the past week -- is “under siege” by Democratic officials he alleged are working to “destroy” the organization....
19:00, 04/29/2019

Trump talking trade in UK after day of pageantry Both President Trump and Prime Minister May are looking to cement a strong trade deal following Brexit. Mass protests were set to take place across London over the president's visit....
13:51, 06/04/2019

"You Can't Talk That Way About Our Country": Trump To Congresswomen President Donald Trump broadly declared Friday that no one should criticize the United States while he is president, part of a renewed attack on four minority congresswomen whom he has targeted as......
06:51, 07/20/2019

New York officials hit back at Trump over NRA New York's governor assailed President Donald Trump on Monday for backing the National Rifle Association in its dispute with the state, accusing the U.S. leader of being afraid of the powerful gun lobby....
22:17, 04/29/2019

Trump says U.S. and UK will reach agreement on Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump said the United States and Britain could work out any differences over China's Huawei, dismissing any suggestion that disagreement could threaten intelligence-sharing between the two close allies....
16:17, 06/04/2019

Trump’s Celebration of L.G.B.T. Rights Is Met With Criticism He triggered condemnation from activists who said his celebratory words did little to undo the damage his administration has caused to L.G.B.T. people....
02:34, 06/02/2019

Trump still considering tariffs on more Chinese goods President Trump said the meeting with China's Xi Jinping at the June 28-29 summit in Japan could be productive as the trade dispute between Washington and Beijing escalated after failing to reach agreement during high-level talks last week....
22:00, 05/13/2019

Everyone Gave Up on the Citizenship Question Except Trump On Wednesday, President Donald Trump contradicted pretty much everyone else in his administration by tweeting that the “news reports” about the 2020 Census being printed without a citizenship question are “incorrect or, to state it differently, FAKE!”...
20:00, 07/03/2019

Book: Media’s top 10 Trump haters The nation’s leading conservative media watchdog, charging that there are enough Trump bashers in the press to fill the Boston Marathon, has issued a list of the “Top 10 Who Hates Trump The Most.”...
16:51, 06/04/2019

That big 'Trump bump' in manufacturing is pretty much gone now Manufacturing had been one of the big winners during the Trump administration, but the surge appears to have stalled and tariffs could be at least partly to blame....
13:34, 06/11/2019

Trump Says Fed Policy Makers Have Become 'Very Destructive' President Trump said that the Federal Reserve has given China a competitive advantage over the U.S. with its monetary policy, adding that it’s clear some officials haven’t listened to his advice to cut interest rates....
14:17, 06/11/2019

Trump sues California over tax return law U.S. President Donald Trump sued California on Tuesday over a new law requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns to run in the state's primary elections....
23:34, 08/06/2019

Trump comments on NKO, China at G20 presser U.S. President Donald Trump says he may meet with Kim Jong Un at the Korean demilitarised zone in the coming days and that the North Korean leader "was very receptive." (June 29)        ...
21:51, 06/29/2019

Trump Administration Identifies Who Will Pay For the Trade War: You A Trump administration official contradicts Trump over the trade war with China that will affect cars and much more, Lotus is getting a ton of investment, there’s a shakeup at Fiat Chrysler, and more for The Morning Shift of Monday, May 13, 2019....
16:34, 05/13/2019

Trump says he’d set no pre-conditions for talks with Iran President Trump said he won’t place pre-conditions on talks with Iran to end the standoff between the two countries but remains adamant that the Islamic Republic cannot become a nuclear power. Asked during an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press” if he’d meet with Iranian...
16:00, 06/23/2019

A Return to Old Tricks and Tropes for Trump Just one day after trying to distance himself from supporters’ chants of “Send her back” in reference to Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar, Donald Trump was back to his old ways, doubling down on his attacks on Omar and three other freshman congresswoman of color and defending his folks....
08:51, 07/20/2019

Trump's tax cut isn't giving the US economy the boost it needs Benefits from what President Trump called "the biggest reform of all time" to the tax code have dwindled to a faint breeze just 20 months after its enactment, writes John Harwood....
23:34, 08/16/2019

Trump: UK should be ready to leave EU without a deal LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has waded into the most controversial issue in British politics by urging the U.K. government to leave the European Union without a deal if it can’t get better terms from EU leaders. Trump told the Sunday Times in an interview published Sunday that Britain ...
13:17, 06/02/2019

| Trump says Johnson would do 'great job' as British PM US President Donald Trump said that Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, would do a "great job" in the post after the pair had a telephone conversation....
13:51, 07/20/2019

Trump offers to meet Kim Jong Un at the DMZ President Donald Trump made an offer on Saturday morning to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the DMZ, hours before he departs for South Korea....
05:34, 06/29/2019

Trump set to visit the Hamptons later this week If you thought summer traffic was already bad in the Hamptons, just wait until Friday — when President Trump comes to the East End for political love fests. The president is set to appear at a posh, cozy morning huddle hosted by Related Companies’ developer Stephen Ross in Southampton, sources said....
09:51, 08/05/2019

Trump meets with Kim Jong Un in Korea’s DMZ President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un shook hands during a historic meeting Sunday at the demilitarized zone that divides the Korean peninsula. Trump crossed the narrow no-man’s land on foot from South Korea and into North Korea, where Kim stepped forward to great him. The two then s...
11:17, 06/30/2019

Trump Imposes New Sanctions on Iran The Trump administration ordered new sanctions that aim to freeze the assets of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei’s office and several Iranian military commanders and include plans to target Foreign Minister Javad Zarif later this week....
03:17, 06/25/2019

President Donald Trump arrives in the U.K. U.S. President Donald Trump has arrived in the U.K. on the first leg of a trip that will include commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day. (June 3)        ...
13:17, 06/03/2019

How Obamacare Lives On, Despite Trump’s Best Efforts The U.S. health-care law known as Obamacare turns 10 next year but still finds itself at existential risk both politically and legally. Millions of Americans owe their health coverage to the law enacted under President Barack Obama and fellow Democrats, even as opponents have successfully trimmed it...
12:51, 04/29/2019

Who Is Viktor Orban? The Far-Right Leader Who Sat Down With Trump Viktor Orban was last in the White House more than 20 years ago. Now Orban, the far-right prime minister of Hungary, has sat down with President Trump....
02:51, 05/14/2019

Trump aides scramble to contain a trade war While President Donald Trump dined with the British royal family, his team back in Washington was rushing to deal with the expanding trade war he left behind.Administration officials started the week with a multi-front scramble as they sought to ease worries about another market-shaking tariff escal...
07:17, 06/04/2019

The Latest: Trump says still considering military action _____ DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on tensions between the U.S. and Iran and in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 8 p.m. President Donald Trump says he’s still considering military action against Iran after it downed an unmanned U.S. military aircraft. Trump says such action is “...
23:00, 06/22/2019

Trump accuses New York state of trying to 'take down' NRA U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday accused New York state officials of trying to "take down" the National Rifle Association as the powerful gun rights group faces internal divisions and allegations of financial improprieties....
15:17, 04/29/2019

Trump has run over 2,000 Facebook ads warning of 'invasion' President Donald Trump has run roughly 2,200 Facebook advertisements warning of an "invasion" at the US border, according to a CNN analysis of Facebook's political ad archive....
19:34, 08/07/2019

Trump says Iran strikes would not have been 'proportionate' The US president said he did not greenlight strikes on Iran because he was told 150 people would have been killed. The US has also reportedly called for a UN Security Council meeting to discuss the crisis....
02:00, 06/22/2019

Trump says he could meet North Korea’s Kim at DMZ OSAKA, Japan (AP) — President Donald Trump is inviting North Korea’s Kim Jong Un to shake hands during a possible visit to the demilitarized zone with South Korea. Trump is scheduled to visit South Korea later Saturday after meetings at the Group of 20 summit in Osaka, Japan. He tweeted Saturd...
02:00, 06/29/2019

The Squad Has Had It With Trump's Racist Bullshit Speaking at a press conference on Monday, Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley directly addressed President Donald Trump’s most recent racist tirade against them, urging Americans not to “take the bait” and instead come together to do the important business ...
02:34, 07/16/2019

Melania Trump and the art of literal dressing Making your clothes speak to the occasion you are dressing for is a tricky skill – and, with her London-themed outfit, the first lady of the US did not manage itRemember the one where all the friends minus Phoebe went to London and Joey wore a union jack hat and Chandler didn’t want to hang out with...
23:34, 06/03/2019

Trump says Air Force One may fly over July 4 celebration President Trump on Thursday touted his “Salute to America” celebration in the nation’s capital, saying that “perhaps Aircraft One will do a low & loud sprint over the crowd.” “HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!” the president tweeted before predicting “what is turning out to be one of the biggest celebrations in th...
01:17, 07/05/2019

EU's Juncker say he trusts Trump on trade The head of the EU executive said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump could be trusted on EU-U.S. trade relations and that the Sino-U.S. trade conflict needed to be resolved soon to restore investor confidence....
16:34, 05/07/2019

Trump Says Federal Reserve 'Doesn't Know What It Is Doing' President Trump compared the Federal Reserve to “a stubborn child” in a pair of tweets on Monday, after the bank opted not to cut interest rates during its two-day meeting last week....
18:00, 06/24/2019

Turkey cannot have both F-35 and Russia's S-400: Trump nominee U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become the next secretary of defense re-stated that Turkey cannot have the F-35 advanced stealth fighter jet and Russia's S-400 air defense system, which Moscow started delivering last week....
17:51, 07/16/2019

Trump says both he and North Korea's Kim want to meet at DMZ U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un both want to meet at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) dividing the two Koreas later in the day, raising hopes for an encounter that could jump-start stalled nuclear talks....
05:00, 06/30/2019

Trump says he's not looking for war with Iran: NBC News interview President Donald Trump said on Friday he is not looking for war with Iran, but he warned that if a conflict did occur it would result in "obliteration."...
02:34, 06/22/2019

Trump ally and top cop named to head ATF President Trump has gone out of his way to support and embrace the nation’s law enforcement, and now he has picked the nation’s top police union chief to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives....
10:34, 06/07/2019

The Economy Is About to Hit a Record. Trump Says the Fed ‘Blew It’ President Trump’s central bank criticism comes in defiance of record stock prices and what is poised to be America’s longest period of economic growth....
21:51, 06/24/2019

Trump says he is monitoring Venezuela situation U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he is monitoring the situation in Venezuela very closely and reiterated U.S. support for its people as Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido moved further to oust President Nicolas Maduro....
22:51, 04/30/2019

Trump Jr. subpoena came after he backed out of interviews WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee says the panel subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr. after he backed out of two interviews that were part of its Russia investigation. Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina described the reason for the subpoena to his Republican coll...
07:17, 05/14/2019

What Makes Trump’s ‘Treason’ Talk Different The Constitution sets a high bar for treason charges. But Donald Trump has used a much lower standard, using the term to describe his critics and people investigating his Administration. Concerned about abuse of treason charges under English monarchs, the framers of the Constitution limited it to wa...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Democrats vow to fight Trump on investigations The head of the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Maxine Waters, says Congressional Democrats are prepared to fight President Donald Trump "tooth and nail" to gain access to information her and other House committees have requested. (April 30)        ...
20:00, 04/30/2019

Trump says US has signed another deal with Mexico President Trump declared on Twitter that the US has inked a yet unannounced agreement with Mexico on immigration that will be presented in the “not too distant future.”​ ​”​We have fully signed and documented another very important part of the Immigration and Security deal with Mex...
15:51, 06/10/2019

Trump receives official welcome at Palace US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania were greeted Monday on the grand lawn of Buckingham Palace by Queen Elizabeth II with a Guard of Honor formed by the Grenadier Guards wearing the traditional bearskin hats. (June 3)        ...
17:34, 06/03/2019

Can you solve it? The puzzle that is Donald Trump Reinventing the tangram The tangram was the first ever puzzle craze – and it is still going strong.You may have come across it before. You are shown a shape, and you must arrange seven pieces – five triangles, a square and a rhomboid – to make that shape. Continue reading......
14:17, 05/01/2019

"No Information" On Xi-Trump Meeting, Says China The Chinese foreign ministry on Tuesday said it had "no information to offer at present" on a possible meeting between president Xi Jinping and his US counterpart to avert a trade war....
16:34, 05/14/2019

Trump Brain Status: Man From Mars Here’s a new and important message from the president of the United States regarding the mysteries of the universe and his burning desire to plumb the depths of outer space....
21:34, 06/07/2019

Trump Says Hungary’s Prime Minister Is ‘Probably Like Me’ President Trump met at the White House on Monday with Viktor Orban, the prime minister of Hungary and one of Europe’s leading nationalists. He offered praise for Mr. Orban’s immigration policies....
01:34, 05/14/2019

Republicans hide behind Trump in gun debate President Donald Trump briefly raised eyebrows Monday when he tweeted an endorsement of stronger background checks, tied to immigration reform, after the nightmarish mass shootings over the weekend.But skeptical Republicans familiar with Trump’s mercurial nature didn’t rush out to embrace the idea.“...
08:34, 08/06/2019

'May God ruin Trump', Tlaib's grandmother says Sitting under an olive tree in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Muftia Tlaib scoffs at the attention she has recently received from the president of the United States....
01:51, 08/18/2019

Trump says he wants to strengthen gun background checks President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he wanted to strengthen background checks for gun purchases, a policy response to two recent mass shootings that was notably absent from proposals he put before the American people in televised remarks on Monday....
21:00, 08/07/2019