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Politics Sep 25Rosenstein’s job to be topic of Thursday meeting with Trump
After a long weekend spent wondering if he should resign or would be fired, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein still has his job — for now.
World Sep 24Trump says second meeting with Kim Jong Un could be ‘quite soon’
President Donald Trump struck a conciliatory tone at the U.N., one year after he threaten to "totally destroy North Korea."…
Politics Sep 24AP source: Deputy AG Rosenstein is expecting to be fired
Rosenstein is heading to White House Monday morning, according to an AP source.
World Sep 23At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike
In the sequel to his stormy U.N. debut, President Trump will stress his dedication to the primacy of U.S. interests while competing with Western allies for an advantage on trade and shining a spotlight on the threat that he says…
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.