Stories tagged: donald trump
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
In a cordial beginning to their transfer of power, President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met at the White House Thursday. Obama called the 90-minute meeting “excellent,” and his …
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016
The presidential contest mirrored the divide closer to home. The city of Spokane favored Clinton. The county wanted Trump. The West Side wanted Clinton. The East Side wanted Trump.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016
It shocked journalists. It shocked markets, which tumbled. It apparently surprised Trump himself.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Donald Trump comes into office with a plan to toss out most of what President Barack Obama achieved on energy and the environment.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 8:46 p.m.
Donald Trump’s election as U.S. president has the potential to influence Los Angeles’ chances of hosting the 2024 Olympics. For better or worse.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 8:01 p.m.
Vigils and protests flared up across the country Wednesday evening as opponents of President-elect Donald Trump expressed dismay with the election results, underscoring the difficult task he faces in uniting …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 6:51 p.m.
Global investors are seriously worried about Mexico.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 5:59 p.m.
Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred does not think Donald Trump’s election as president will slow the sport’s plans to stage more events in Latin America.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 5:25 p.m.
Students at WSU staged dueling demonstrations on Wednesday, with some rejoicing and some protesting Donald Trump’s election.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 2:57 p.m.
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers will again seek appointment by her peers as chair of the House Republican Conference, a position that has been used by GOP lawmakers to catapult to …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Donald Trump’s surprise election Tuesday as U.S. president means the repudiation of Barack Obama’s legacy and a strong likelihood Republicans will undo many of his accomplishments, including Obamacare and trade …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 2 p.m.
It turns out that President Donald Trump may not be bad for the stock market after all.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 1:50 p.m.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Wednesday the country had elected a leader who has “demonstrated outright misogyny” and displayed “racism and authoritarian tendencies.”
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
Senate Republicans held a Supreme Court seat vacant for the next president. Now that it’s President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican majority in the Senate, what happens next?
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 11:20 a.m.
Congress is all but certain to seek to repeal parts of the health care overhaul, unwinding the signature achievement of the Obama administration and delivering on one of the Republican …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 11:11 a.m.
The North Dakota congressman who helped write Donald Trump’s pro-oil energy plan says Trump’s presidency might aid completion of the Dakota Access pipeline, should the dispute over the project linger.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 11:10 a.m.
On Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton appears to have been the choice of a plurality of voters to be the next president of the United States. As of this writing, she …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 10:20 a.m.
President-elect Donald Trump’s victory Tuesday has prompted embattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to publicly debut some songs off the one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album he bought for $2 million last year.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 9:58 a.m.
Conceding his Hillary Clinton’s staggering defeat, President Barack Obama on Wednesday said he was heartened by Donald Trump’s call for unity after his stunning victory and “we are now all …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
Springfield police arrested a man who they say fired a shot to celebrate the result of the presidential election.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 9:22 a.m.
Donald Trump’s election stunned many, including celebrities who overwhelmingly supported Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Here’s how some of them reacted on Twitter to his victory:
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 9:19 a.m.
A day after Donald Trump, against all odds, won election as America’s 45th president, Hillary Clinton on Wednesday said the nation proved to be “more divided than we thought” but …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
Cubans worried on Wednesday that President Donald Trump would throw the United States’ 2-year-old detente with Cuba into reverse, erasing their hopes for a more prosperous future of normal ties …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 8:39 a.m.
With Donald Trump about to learn nation’s deepest secrets, there’s sense of dread in intelligence community
At some point Wednesday, a sober team of analysts will gather their black satchels and secure communications gear and begin making their way toward Donald Trump’s campaign headquarters to give …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 8:29 a.m.
Donald Trump’s promise to put America first helped propel him to the U.S. presidency, but it also has unleashed uncertainty on the global economy – skewering major trading partners and …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 7:19 a.m.
MOSCOW – Russian state television channels are reveling in the victory of US president-elect Donald Trump, who has vowed to improve ties with Russia and publicly praised the country’s globally …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 7:16 a.m.
Stocks indexes veered between small gains and losses in early trading Wednesday as Wall Street sized up the implications of Donald Trump’s stunning victory in the U.S. presidential election. The …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 7:14 a.m.
In a brief victory speech early Wednesday morning, Donald Trump devoted only a few words to his specific priorities for policymaking in the next administration. At the top of the …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 12:21 a.m.
WASHINGTON – Donald Trump claimed his place Wednesday as America’s 45th president, an astonishing victory for the celebrity businessman and political novice who capitalized on voters’ economic anxieties, took advantage …
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 11:58 p.m.
Upending the political establishment and shocking pollsters, an avalanche of disillusioned voters handed the White House to Donald J. Trump and control of both the House and Senate to Republicans.