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Politics Nov 20WATCH: President Trump pardons Thanksgiving turkeys ‘Peas’ and ‘Carrots’
A pair of South Dakota turkeys named "Peas" and "Carrots" received a pardon from President Donald Trump on Tuesday.
Politics Nov 16WATCH LIVE: Trump to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom
The seven recipients include retiring Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah, one of the longest-serving senators in U.S. history; Alan Page, who was elected to the Minnesota Supreme Court after an NFL career with the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears;…
Politics Nov 13Melania Trump publicly calls for dismissal of top White House National Security Council official
The Wall Street Journal reported that the first lady's staff and Mira Ricardel clashed during Mrs. Trump's visit to Africa in October over such things as seating on the plane and requests to use the council's resources.
Politics Nov 13Trump suggests France would have been defeated without U.S.
President Donald Trump escalated his verbal assaults against France on Tuesday, suggesting that America's stalwart European ally would have been vanquished in both world wars if not for the military firepower provided by the United States.
Politics Oct 19Donald Trump threatens Saudis with ‘severe’ consequences if they murdered journalist
Trump's comments signaled an urgency in completing the probe into the disappearance of the journalist, last seen entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2.
Politics Oct 18Trump says it ‘certainly looks’ like journalist Khashoggi is dead
President Donald Trump threatened "very severe" consequences if the Saudis are found to have murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Politics Oct 18WATCH: Pompeo says U.S. response in Khashoggi case will await results from Saudi probe
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told President Donald Trump on Thursday that Saudi Arabia should be given a few more days to complete its investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi before the U.S. decides "how, or…
Politics Oct 17WATCH: Trump presents Medal of Honor to retired Marine
John Canley's heroism includes twice scaling a hospital wall in view of the enemy to help wounded Marines and carry them to safety…
Politics Oct 16Trump calls Elizabeth Warren a ‘phony’ over DNA test
Warren released DNA test results Monday in part to push back against Trump's longstanding taunts about her claims of Native American ancestry.
Nation Oct 15Trump visits Florida communities damaged by Hurricane Michael
Trump initially saw uprooted trees and houses with blue tarps covering damaged roofs after his helicopter lifted from Eglin Air Force Base near Valparaiso. But the severity of the damage worsened significantly as Trump approached Mexico Beach, a town of…