Mr President, Europe Doesn't Like You!
2017-02-20 08:07:53 UTC
<h3>Swedes were left scratching their heads over what happened #LastNightInSweden after US President Trump invented a terror attack in their nation. Now, the gaff has become a running joke on online.</h3>
Those still mourning the victims of t...
Trump plans to raise asylum bar and speed deportations
2017-02-19 13:42:51 UTC
By Julia Edwards Ainsley | WASHINGTON
The Department of Homeland Security has prepared new guidance for immigration agents aimed at speeding up deportations by denying asylum claims earlier in the process.
The new guidelines, contained in a dr...
Trump's new Exec Order: ICE has the authority to deport undocumented immigrants
2017-02-19 04:42:32 UTC
The entire population of nearly 12 million Undocumented immigrants are subject to deportation.
The Trump administration plans to direct immigration agents to greatly expand the categories of immigrants they target for deportation, according to ...
McCain tells Europe: Trump contradicts himself
2017-02-18 05:12:25 UTC
John McCain slams Donald Trump in Munich speech without using his name.
By Phil Stewart and Robin Emmott |
MUNICH, GERMANY - Republican Senator John McCain broke with the reassuring message that U.S. officials visiting Germany have sought to...
Germany And Canada Strongest Defender Of Unalienable Rights
2017-02-18 09:02:11 UTC
Among 'last defenders' of liberal world order, Merkel does the heavy lifting
It seems an ice age since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Germany's Angela Merkel were anointed the last defenders of the liberal international order.
But it was ...
Hallucination: Trump Blames Obama For Chaos
2017-02-19 02:06:47 UTC
Washington - President Donald Trump launched an extraordinary denunciation Thursday of his critics and media reports that his White House is in chaos, complaining he inherited a "mess" and slamming stories that his campaign was constantly in conta...
White House Dilemma:: Puzder out as Trump's Labor nominee
2017-02-15 23:06:13 UTC
Andrew Puzder said he was withdrawing his nomination after labor complaints by workers at his food business, a revelation that he had employed an undocumented immigrant and the resurfacing of a decades-old Oprah Winfrey tape.
By Sarah N. Lync...
Did Putin guide Trump's presidential campaign?
2017-02-16 01:28:30 UTC
Key Senate committee chairman wants briefing on Flynn.
Latest: The Republican and Democratic leaders of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions and FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday to send the committee doc...
Trump May Have Had His Worst Week - Flynn Resigns
2017-02-14 10:15:46 UTC
By Steve Holland and John Walcott | WASHINGTON
President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned late on Monday after revelations that he had discussed U.S. sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador to the United S...
House GOP will not seek Trump tax returns
2017-02-14 00:40:22 UTC
WASHINGTON - A congressional tax oversight committee will not seek President Donald Trump's tax returns, despite calls from Democrats for a review to determine possible business ties to foreign countries including Russia, the panel's Republican ch...
Trump Wants To "Tweak" NAFTA
2017-02-14 22:19:57 UTC
By Andrea Hopkins |
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States would be "tweaking" its trade relationship with Canada, stopping short of calling for a major realignment in a development likely to please visiting Canad...
CNN: US Intelligence Has Confirmed Parts of the Trump-Russia Dossier
2017-02-11 10:24:40 UTC
US investigators have confirmed parts of the 35-page batch of memos compiled by a former British spy, CNN reported Friday afternoon. The memos, first written about by Mother Jones in October 2016, contained allegations of collusion between officia...
U.S. federal agents arrested hundreds of immigrants this week
2017-02-11 08:27:20 UTC
By Sharon Bernstein and Kristina Cooke
U.S. federal immigration agents arrested hundreds of undocumented immigrants in at least four states this week in what officials on Friday called routine enforcement actions.
Reports of immigration swee...
Trump's New Ban Is Coming After He Lost The Old One In Court 3-0
2017-02-11 10:38:25 UTC
Trump's New Ban Is Coming After He Lost The Old One In Court 3-0.
By Ayesha Rascoe and Steve Holland |
PALM BEACH, FLA./WASHINGTON - Trump said that he is considering issuing a new travel ban, while White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus...
Trump Pulled Back: U.S. committed to Japan security
2017-02-10 21:53:20 UTC
By Steve Holland and Kiyoshi Takenaka |
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday praised the alliance between the United States and Japan as a cornerstone of regional peace and stability, edging away from campaign pledges to force Tokyo t...
Trump embodies the shameless corruption
2017-02-10 08:18:33 UTC
<h3>Democrats need to mount a strong, ongoing argument that Trump’s corruption is integrally linked to policies that go against ordinary people. It’s unlikely that a Republican House and Senate would want to start impeachment proceedings unless Tr...
U.S. appeals court upholds suspension of Trump travel ban
2017-02-09 23:54:56 UTC
By Daniel Levine
San Francisco - A U.S. federal appeals court on Thursday unanimously upheld a temporary suspension of President Donald Trump's order that restricted travel from seven Muslim-majority countries.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of ...
Trump denounced US-Russia Nuclear Arms Treaty, though he did not know anything about it
2017-02-09 23:51:17 UTC
By Jonathan Landay and David Rohde |
WASHINGTON - In his first call as president with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump denounced an Obama-era treaty that caps U.S. and Russian deployment of nuclear warheads. During a pause in the ca...
The U.S. President focuses on own family business
2017-02-08 21:01:27 UTC
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday attacked Nordstrom Inc (JWN.N) for what he said was its unfair treatment of his daughter Ivanka after its decision to not purchase her clothing line for this upcoming season.
Shares of the retailer fell ...
Silicon Valley: Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, Intel, eBay,.. file a legal brief opposing Trump's immigration ban
2017-02-06 21:06:45 UTC
Several technology giants, including Apple, Google and Microsoft, banded together on Sunday to file a legal brief opposing President Donald Trump's temporary immigration ban, arguing that it "inflicts significant harm on American business."
TRUMP'S TRAVEL BAN IN LIMBO
2017-02-05 22:29:35 UTC
By Dustin Volz and Ayesha Rascoe | WASHINGTON
The ruling by U.S. fedral Judge James Robart, appointed by former Republican President George W. Bush, along with the decision by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco to deny the g...
This Der Spiegel Trump cover is stunning
2017-02-04 04:37:43 UTC
Edel Rodriguez came to the United States from Cuba as a political refugee in 1980. Like many immigrants, he was angered by President Trump's executive order temporarily banning entry to the United States for travelers from seven Muslim-majority co...
Crisis Mode In Silicon Valley; don't travel outside the country right now
2017-02-04 02:35:35 UTC
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Silicon Valley venture capitalist Kate Mitchell said her startup companies have a message for their employees who are foreign nationals: Don't travel outside the country right now.
"Common sense would say, why take the...
Trump Immigration Order Blocked Nationwide
2017-02-04 20:08:03 UTC
By Dan Levine and Scott Malone | SEATTLE/BOSTON
A federal judge in Seattle on Friday put a nationwide block on U.S. President Donald Trump's week-old executive order.
The judge's temporary restraining order represents a major challenge to Trum...
United States to issue new Iran sanctions
2017-02-02 23:47:39 UTC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Trump is poised to impose new sanctions on multiple Iranian entities, seeking to ratchet up pressure on Tehran while crafting a broader strategy to counter what he sees as its destabilizing behavior, people familiar with th...