Stories tagged: Trump
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 5:17 p.m.
President Donald Trump criticized European auto makers Friday, suggesting he could impose tariffs on imports from companies such as BMW and Mercedes unless they build more plants in the United …
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 10:49 p.m.
Trump’s tweet that he was reversing his administration’s decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea leaves officials at the Treasury Department and observers across Washington scratching their heads.
Wed., March 20, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
Federal judge casts doubt on Trump’s drilling plans across the U.S. because they ignore climate change
A federal judge ruled late Tuesday that the Interior Department violated federal law by failing to take into account the climate impact of its oil and gas leasing out west.
Tue., March 19, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
President Donald Trump is announcing the nomination of a permanent administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration as the agency faces new scrutiny over its oversight of industry in the wake …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
Top U.S. trade and economic officials will visit China late next week for another round of negotiations, a White House official said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
Michael Cohen, meet the Triggerfish.
Tue., March 19, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
President Trump on Tuesday called the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway “a total loser,” responding to mounting questions by George Conway about the state of Trump’s mental health.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested Thursday he will protect President Donald Trump’s privacy if he receives a request from House Democrats for Trump’s tax returns.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
A former FBI agent who helped lead the investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia says “there was no conspiracy” at the agency to prevent Donald Trump from …
Wed., March 13, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is trying to make it harder for Republicans to avoid an embarrassing Senate rebuff of President Donald Trump’s effort to steer billions of extra federal dollars …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Amid talk that former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen again lied to Congress, Cohen’s lawyer sent a letter Tuesday to the head of the House Oversight Committee clarifying Cohen’s testimony that …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:30 a.m.
A key House investigator said Tuesday that Speaker Nancy Pelosi is “absolutely right” to hold back on impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised not to cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid. Trump later went back on his Medicaid promise, and now he’s being criticized for steep …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 2:52 p.m.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi interviewed with the Washington Post.
Mon., March 11, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
President Donald Trump says he didn’t slip up when he referred to Apple CEO Tim Cook as “Tim Apple” at a White House meeting.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
President Donald Trump is reviving his border wall fight, preparing a new budget that will seek $8.6 billion for his signature project, impose steep spending cuts to other domestic programs …
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 10:49 a.m.
Allen Weisselberg, the chief financial officer of the Trump Organization, has his name on all manner of checks and documents of the company going back decades, is familiar with its …
Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:57 a.m.
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, “directed his attorney” to explore a potential presidential pardon last year, his current attorney said Thursday, appearing to contradict his client’s testimony …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Alabama’s governor takes walking tour of damage from killer tornado as residents pick through what’s left of their shattered homes for anything salvageable
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
Politics took a back seat during first lady Melania Trump’s trip to Microsoft on Monday to learn about the company’s work on accessibility and online safety for children.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
The House Judiciary Committee is launching a sweeping new probe of President Donald Trump, his White House, his campaign and his businesses, sending document requests to 81 people linked to …
Mon., March 4, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
Rand Paul says he will vote for measure blocking Trump’s emergency declaration, paving way for passage
Sen. Rand Paul is throwing his support behind a resolution that would block President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall, defying a …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
As the White House gears up for the 2020 campaign, it’s pressing the case that Democrats are rallying behind what it’s calling the policies of “socialism.”
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
The parents of an American college student who died following months of detention in North Korea rebuked President Donald Trump on Friday, saying Kim Jong Un “and his evil regime” …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 8 a.m.
President Donald Trump early last year directed his then-chief of staff, John Kelly, to give presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner a top-secret security clearance – a move that made Kelly so …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 9 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer returned to Capitol Hill on Thursday for hours of closed-door questioning after publicly branding his former boss a racist and a con man who lied …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un appeared to find some common ground in their high-stakes summit Thursday, with Kim suggesting an openness to denuclearization and allowing a …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 5:13 p.m.
With nervous world capitals looking on, President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un are beginning their second nuclear summit with a one-on-one discussion and an intimate dinner as …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, said Tuesday that the American people can decide “exactly who is telling the truth” when he testifies Wednesday to the House Oversight …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
Stocks closed modestly higher Monday after shedding most of the gains from an early rally spurred by the Trump administration’s decision to hold off on increasing tariffs on imported Chinese …