• Facebook suspends Donald Trump's accounts for 2 years

    Facebook suspends Donald Trump's accounts for 2 years

    Jun 04, 2021 05:02 PM EDT

    Facebook says it will suspend former President Donald Trump’s accounts for two years following its finding that he stoked violence ahead of the deadly Jan.6 insurrection. “At the end of this period, we will look to experts to assess whether the risk to public safety has receded. We ...

  • Second Impeachment of Donald Trump

    Second Impeachment of Donald Trump

    Feb 04, 2021 11:32 PM EDT

    Former President Donald Trump faces his second impeachment trial in the Senate on Feb. 9, when lawmakers will begin the process of considering whether to convict him on a charge of incitement of insurrection following the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Trump was impeached by the House ...

  • Rep. Joaquin Castro: ‘Donald Trump incited a deadly insurrection’

    Rep. Joaquin Castro: ‘Donald Trump incited a deadly insurrection’

    Jan 13, 2021 11:40 PM EDT

    ... along with every other Democrat in the House. What message do you believe your vote and the votes to impeach is sending? Rep. Joaquin Castro: Donald Trump incited a deadly insurrection against the United States government at the U.S. Capitol last week, and there have to be consequences for ...

  • Donald Trump becomes the first U.S. president to be impeached twice

    Donald Trump becomes the first U.S. president to be impeached twice

    Jan 13, 2021 09:33 PM EDT

    ... trial. The impeachment bill draws from Trump’s own false statements about his election defeat to Biden. Judges across the country, including some nominated by Trump, have repeatedly dismissed cases challenging the election results, and former Attorney General William Barr, a Trump ally, has said there was no sign of ...

  • How Donald Trump's 2nd impeachment will unfold

    How Donald Trump's 2nd impeachment will unfold

    Jan 13, 2021 02:59 PM EDT

    ... the chamber might divide its time between confirming Biden's nominees, approving COVID relief and conducting the trial. If the trial isn't held until Trump is already out of office, it could still have the effect of preventing him from running for president again. Biden has said it’s ...

  • 4 people died as supporters of President Donald Trump violently occupied the U.S. Capitol

    4 people died as supporters of President Donald Trump violently occupied the U.S. Capitol

    Jan 07, 2021 04:27 AM EDT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Four people died as supporters of President Donald Trump violently occupied the U.S. Capitol. Washington, D.C., Police Chief Robert Contee said the dead on Wednesday included a woman who was shot by the U.S. Capitol Police, as well as three others who died in “medical ...

  • The Latest: Donald Trump Jr. doing 'very well' with virus

    The Latest: Donald Trump Jr. doing 'very well' with virus

    Nov 21, 2020 06:35 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says his eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., is doing “very well” in quarantine after becoming infected with the coronavirus. A spokesman for the younger Trump says he received the positive test result earlier this week, has no symptoms and has been quarantining and following the recommended ...

  • Spokesman says Donald Trump Jr. tested positive for coronavirus

    Spokesman says Donald Trump Jr. tested positive for coronavirus

    Nov 20, 2020 11:20 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A spokesman says President Donald Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., has been infected with the coronavirus. The spokesman says the younger Trump learned his diagnosis earlier this week, has no symptoms and has been quarantining. Trump Jr. is the latest member of the president's family ...

  • Read President Donald Trump's full statement on the election results, vowing to head to the courts

    Read President Donald Trump's full statement on the election results, vowing to head to the courts

    Nov 07, 2020 05:48 PM EDT

    Text of a statement from President Donald Trump on the election result: “We all know why Joe Biden is rushing to falsely pose as the winner, and why his media allies are trying so hard to help him: they don’t want the truth to be exposed. The simple fact ...

  • Donald Trump wins Florida

    Donald Trump wins Florida

    Nov 04, 2020 05:42 AM EDT

    President Donald Trump has won Florida and its 29 electoral votes, the biggest prize among the perennial battlegrounds and a state crucial to his reelection hopes. A victory in Florida means reelection is within Trump’s grasp. A loss in the state would have made it nearly impossible for Trump ...