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Nation Jun 21Trump’s intended show of political force falls short of mark
Trump ignored health warnings and held his first rally in 110 days in what was one of the largest indoor gatherings in the world during an outbreak that has killed more than 120,000 Americans and put 40 million out of…
Politics Jun 11Trump picks Tulsa for return of signature campaign rallies
The rally will take place on Juneteenth, the commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Tulsa has its own troubling history on race.
Nation May 31Protesters converge on White House for second straight day
Police fired pepper spray at demonstrators near the White House and the D.C. National Guard was called in as pockets of violence and vandalism erupted during a second straight night of protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis…
Politics May 30Trump postpones G7 meeting, seeks expansion of members
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he will postpone until the fall a meeting of Group of 7 nations he had planned to hold next month at the White House despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Politics May 30Trump claims protesters in DC risked facing ‘vicious dogs’
President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed that many Secret Service agents were “just waiting for action” and ready to unleash “the most vicious dogs, and the most ominous weapons, I have ever seen" if protesters angered by his response to…
Nation May 27Trump scraps plan to speak at space center after launch postponed
With just 16 minutes to go in the countdown, the launch was scrubbed because of the danger of lightning.
Politics May 13Trump presses states to reopen schools, makes dig at Fauci
President Donald Trump called on governors across the nation Wednesday to work to reopen schools in their states, pointedly taking issue with Dr. Anthony Fauci's caution against moving too quickly.
Health May 11WATCH: Trump encourages U.S. to ‘reopen,’ while administration faces virus cases at White House
In a potent new symbol of the risk, Trump addressed a Rose Garden audience filled with mask-wearing administration officials. That was after two known cases of COVID-19 among staffers in one of the most-protected complexes in America sent three of…
Politics May 10Pence spends weekend at home after exposure to infected aide
Vice President Mike Pence was self-isolating Sunday after an aide tested positive for the coronavirus last week, but he planned to return to the White House on Monday.
Economy May 10Trump advisers cite need to stop ‘permanent’ economic toll
Some of President Donald Trump’s top economic advisers emphasized on Sunday the importance of states getting more businesses and offices open even as the pandemic makes its way to the White House complex, forcing three members of the administration’s coronavirus…