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Politics Oct 162020 Democrats building ties to power brokers in key states
Many of the Democratic Party's most ambitious have begun building relationships on the ground in the states most responsible for picking the next presidential nominee.
Politics Sep 28Venezuela needs ‘to be cleaned up,’ Trump says in meeting with Chilean president
Trump welcomed Chilean president Sebastian Pinera days after he imposed financial sanctions on members of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's inner circle and suggested Maduro could be ousted in a military coup as a way to restore the country's democracy. Tens…
Politics Sep 10Trump administration orders closing of Palestinian office in Washington
The Trump administration ordered the closure of the Palestinian diplomatic mission in Washington on Monday, citing the refusal of Palestinian leaders to enter into peace talks with Israel. The Palestinians accused the administration of dismantling decades of U.S. engagement with…
Politics Sep 05‘If it happens, it happens,’ Trump says of possible government shutdown
Lawmakers face a Sept. 30 deadline to pass spending bills to keep the government open.
Politics Aug 30Trump teases about successor to White House counsel
A day after announcing the departure of his White House counsel, President Donald Trump teased Thursday that he has settled on a successor.
Politics Aug 02President Donald Trump receives new letter from North Korea
The White House is not addressing whether Trump and Kim may again meet.
Politics Aug 01WATCH: Justice Department didn’t consult Trump on 3D-printed guns, White House says
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the Justice Department "made a deal without the president's approval."…
World Aug 01Trump imposes sanctions on Turkish officials over detained American pastor
The White House is announcing that the Treasury Department is imposing sanctions on two Turkish officials over a detained American pastor who is being tried on espionage and terror-related charges.
Politics Jul 26Backing off auto tariffs, U.S. and EU agree to more talks
President Donald Trump and European leaders pulled back from the brink of a trade war over autos Wednesday and agreed to open talks to tear down trade barriers between the United States and the European Union.
Politics Jul 25WATCH: European Union leaders announce path forward on trade
European Union Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says he has made a deal with President Donald Trump to try to ease trade tensions.