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Politics Jun 07White House launches anti-opioid ad campaign aimed at youth
WASHINGTON — The White House launched a series of new advertisements Thursday aimed at warning young people about the dangers of opioids, taking another step in the effort to turn the tide against the deadly epidemic.
World May 31Specter of trade war after U.S. tariffs on EU, Mexico, Canada
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced Thursday it will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe, Mexico and Canada after failing to win concessions from the American allies. Europe and Mexico pledged to retaliate quickly, exacerbating trans-Atlantic and…
Politics May 30WATCH: Trump tells young athletes to work hard, play to win, have a good time
President Donald Trump joined a group of renowned athletes for a field day with kids at the White House on Wednesday as he kicked off an effort to increase youth participation in sports.
Politics May 23WATCH: Trump says auto workers will be ‘very happy’ on NAFTA outcome
President Donald Trump is predicting that U.S. automakers and auto workers will be "very happy" with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Politics May 19Trump plans aggressive role in midterms, but is he welcome?
As the GOP fights to defend its delicate House and Senate majorities, President Donald Trump is not welcome everywhere.
Politics May 17Trump plays down prospect of successful U.S.-China trade talks
President Donald Trump on Thursday cast doubt on the prospect of successful trade talks with China.
Politics May 16WATCH: Trump pledges partnership on trade, military in meeting with Uzbekistan president
White House officials said in advance of the meeting that Trump would raise human rights conditions but neither leader addressed the subject during brief remarks to reporters.
Politics May 13Pompeo: U.S. will need to give Kim Jong Un security assurances
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that the United States will need to "provide security assurances" to North Korea's Kim Jong Un if the adversaries are to reach a nuclear deal.
Politics May 03Mike Pence postpones trip to Brazil ahead of North Korea meeting
The vice president had been expected to visit Brazil in late May. But Pence's office says the trip is being postponed to avoid pulling national security resources away from Trump's planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Nation May 02White House meets with VA secretary candidates after Ronny Jackson withdraws
White House officials said the president intends to take some time finding the right person to lead the sprawling federal agency with 360,000 employees serving 9 million veterans. It's a marked contrast from how President Donald Trump picked Jackson for…