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Nation Jun 01Trump took shelter in White House bunker as protests raged
Secret Service agents rushed President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters gathered outside the executive mansion, some of them throwing rocks and tugging at police barricades.
Politics May 28Trump escalates war on Twitter, social media protections
President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies.
Politics May 26Georgia governor offers state as alternative GOP convention host
Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is lobbying for the Republican National Convention to be moved to his state from North Carolina despite coronavirus fears.
Politics May 24Trump’s pitch to voters: Trust me, economy will soar in 2021
It's a delayed-reward tactic Trump was using long before the global pandemic gut-punched the country. He has turned to it with new urgency as the coronavirus has robbed him of the booming economy that was to be the core of…
Politics May 22WATCH: Trump deems churches ‘essential,’ calls for them to reopen
President Donald Trump says he has deemed churches and other houses of worship "essential" and is calling on governors to allow them to reopen this weekend despite the threat of the coronavirus.
Nation May 21In reversal, White House tells CDC to post church guidance
After refusing for weeks to release reopening guidance for churches, the Trump administration on Thursday abruptly changed course — with the president saying he had instructed health officials to put the advice out.
Politics May 21Trump slams mail-in balloting promoted by his own campaign
President Donald Trump is railing against mail-in balloting that in some cases has been promoted by his own reelection campaign.
Politics May 21Trump threatens funds for states easing voting in pandemic
President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to hold up federal funds for two election battleground states that are trying to make it easier and safer to vote during the coronavirus pandemic.
World May 20Trump considering hosting G-7 summit in U.S. after all
Trump had scheduled the Group of Seven summit for June 10-12 at Camp David. But in March, he announced he was canceling the annual meeting because of the pandemic and that the leaders would confer by video conference instead.
Politics May 19Aides scramble to defend Trump’s use of hydroxychloroquine
He's making himself an example for use of the drug, and that's drawing criticism from some health experts as well as Democratic leaders.