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Politics Sep 14White House defends Trump’s false claims about Hurricane Maria’s aftermath in Puerto Rico
Public health experts have estimated that nearly 3,000 perished because of the effects of Maria. But Trump, whose efforts to help the island territory recover have been persistently criticized, was having none of that Thursday.
Nation Sep 13Trump falsely claims that official Hurricane Maria death toll was lower than reported, blames Democrats
Puerto Rico's governor last month raised the U.S. territory's official death toll from Hurricane Maria to 2,975.
Politics Sep 06WATCH: Trump blasts Democrats’ treatment of Kavanaugh
Campaigning in Billings, Montana, Trump sought to elevate Kavanaugh's confirmation as a political litmus test for voters as he embraced a Republican challenger to Democratic Sen. Jon Tester, a top Republican target in the fall elections.
Politics Sep 05Bombshell anonymous NYT op-ed claims Trump staffers ‘resisting’ the president
Trump called it a "gutless editorial" and "really a disgrace," and the press secretary called on the official to resign.
Politics Sep 04Trump White House rankled by Watergate reporter Bob Woodward’s tell-all book
The book is the latest to throw the Trump administration into damage-control mode with explosive anecdotes and concerns about the commander in chief.
Politics Aug 24Trump asks Pompeo to delay visit to North Korea
The surprise announcement appeared to mark a concession by the president to domestic and international concerns that his prior claims of world-altering progress on the peninsula had been strikingly premature.
Politics Aug 24Trump escalates feud with Jeff Sessions
President Donald Trump escalated his long-running feud with Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday, pressing him to investigate those who are probing his administration.
Politics Aug 23Sessions pushes back against Trump, saying he ‘will not be improperly influenced’
President Donald Trump, newly incensed by campaign allegations, plunged back into his criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, claiming in an interview that Sessions "never took control of the Justice Department" after Trump put him there.
Politics Aug 23Trump denies wrongdoing, says Michael Cohen is making up stories
President Donald Trump downplayed his relationship to Michael Cohen in an interview that aired Thursday, claiming his longtime personal attorney only worked for him part-time and made up "lies" to reduce his legal exposure.
Politics Aug 22Trump lashes out at his former lawyer after guilty plea
President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen of making up "stories in order to get a 'deal'" from federal prosecutors.