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Politics Jul 23Trump tries to cast fresh doubt on Mueller investigation
Capping a week of drama, back tracking, a double negative and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian election interference, President Donald Trump on Sunday was back to referring to "a big hoax."…
Politics Jul 21Trump finds it ‘inconceivable’ lawyer would tape a client
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it “inconceivable” that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded their…
Politics Jul 19Amid criticism over Putin summit, Trump wants second meeting
President Donald Trump said Thursday he wants a second meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin to start implementing ideas they discussed at the Helsinki summit.
Nation Jul 18Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking
President Donald Trump says in an interview with CBS News that he told Russian President Vladimir Putin that the United States won't tolerate election interference in the future.
Politics Jul 18A day after back-tracking, Trump defends summit performance
"So many people at the higher ends of intelligence loved my press conference performance in Helsinki," the president tweeted.
Politics Jul 10Trump pardons ranchers in case that inspired 2016 occupation
President Donald Trump has pardoned two ranchers whose case sparked the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon.
Nation Jul 09Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court
WASHINGTON — After days of frenzied lobbying and speculation, President Donald Trump decided on federal appeals Judge Brett Kavanaugh for his second nominee to the Supreme Court, setting up a ferocious confirmation battle with Democrats as he seeks to shift…
Politics Jun 22Trump tells GOP to ‘stop wasting their time’ on immigration
President Donald Trump on Friday told his fellow Republicans in Congress to "stop wasting their time" on immigration legislation until after November, dismissing his party's struggle to surmount internal divisions.
Politics Jun 12After summit, Trump announces halt to U.S.-South Korea ‘war games’
President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un concluded a nuclear summit Tuesday with the U.S. president pledging unspecified "security guarantees" to the North and Kim recommitting to the "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula."…
World Jun 12Trump and Kim sign document to conclude summit, but what did it say?
The broad agreement was light on specifics, largely reiterating previous public statements and past commitments. It did not include an agreement to take steps toward ending the technical state of warfare between the U.S. and North Korea.