Reuters - 4 hours 21 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump landed in the Atlantic seaside resort of Biarritz in southwestern France on Saturday for a G7 summit that will likely expose deep rifts over a clutch of issues such as global trade, climate change and taxing big tech.
The Raw Story - 4 hours 21 min ago
The White House has a new press secretary, but even if you're a pretty close follower of political news, you may have missed her. Stephanie Grisham, who had previously been serving just as First Lady Melania Trump's communications director, took over for Sarah Sanders as press secretary for President Donald Trump at the beginning of […]...
The Raw Story - 4 hours 24 min ago
The leaders of the G7 club of rich countries meet in southwest France on Saturday, a gathering clouded by the burning Amazon, diving stock markets and their own stark divisions, giving little grounds for optimism. US President Donald Trump, who landed in France around midday, faces a mass protest outside the Atlantic resort of Biarritz […]...
The Guardian - 4 hours 25 min ago
State details plan to Senate foreign relations committee President cancelled Denmark visit over notion of purchase The Trump administration is planning to open a US consulate in Greenland for the first time in decades, amid increased strategic and economic interest in the Danish territory. Related: Sorry, Mr Trump Greenland's no go. But can I interest you in our little island? | Jack Bernhardt Continue reading...
The Raw Story - 4 hours 28 min ago
President Donald Trump's plan was to bully our G7 allies on a range of issues by touting the strong U.S. economy. As The Washington Post's Greg Sargent wrote Friday morning, "Trump will proclaim his America First' agenda a smashing success, and throw that in the faces of our European allies." That plan will have to […]...
The Daily Beast - 6 hours 46 min ago
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Getty White House officials were left aggrieved this week after what they saw as a rushed attempt by the National Rifle Association to flex its muscle and box in the president during the current debate over gun control reform . The frustration stemmed from a Tuesday phone call held between Donald Trump and longtime NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre. According to early reports , Trump had given LaPierre assurances that he would not be supporting efforts to pass...
Huffington Post - 6 hours 49 min ago
"Rarely do you see Donald Trump caught without something to say," said MSNBC's Ari Melber, who shared the clip.
Financial Times - 7 hours 3 min ago
The president has left himself just one tool to stop a recession bullying Jay Powell...
Forbes - 7 hours 16 min ago
French President Emmanuel Macron will host world leaders including US President Donald Trump with issues such as the Iran nuclear deal, the global economy, and the environment set to top discussions.
The Guardian - 7 hours 25 min ago
The author on being in drag, coming out and Donald Trump Born in Washington, Armistead Maupin , 75, began a column called Tales Of The City in the San Francisco Chronicle in the 1970s; it went on to become a series of nine books that are currently being adapted by Netflix . His 2000 novel The Night Listener was made into a film starring Robin Williams . He moved to London this year and embarks on his first UK tour, An Evening With Armistead Maupin , on 23 September. What is your earliest memory?...
Huffington Post - 7 hours 47 min ago
But not in the way the president thinks.
Huffington Post - 8 hours 27 min ago
"Racism in America did not start with Donald Trump but he's given it new life," said the Democratic presidential candidate.
Huffington Post - 8 hours 40 min ago
And they're "good for us," he says hours after the Fed Reserve chairman warned that "trade policy uncertainty" is rattling the U.S. economy.
Huffington Post - 8 hours 55 min ago
"We have to think about our national reputation worldwide now," Carl Cameron told MSNBC's Ari Melber.
Sky News - 9 hours 2 min ago
Boris Johnson has apparently appealed to Donald Trump to help make George Osborne the next head of the International Monetary Fund.
People - 10 hours 49 min ago
Taylor Swift is calling out Donald Trump . The singer, 29, candidly spoke about her disapproval of the president and today's political climate during a raw interview with The Guardian . " gaslighting the American public into being like, if you hate the president, you hate America," Swift explained to the newspaper. She added, "We're a democracy at least, we're supposed to be where you're allowed to disagree, dissent, debate." However, this isn't something she...
The Guardian - 10 hours 55 min ago
In her first in-depth interview since her Israel visit was cancelled, the congresswoman says Trump was attacking women of color for a reason In the days after Donald Trump derailed Rashida Tlaib's plans to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories , the president taunted and repeatedly attacked the Michigan Democrat, calling her obnoxious, violent and crazy. After Tlaib wept during a press conference , Trump tweeted that he did not "buy her tears". He then accused Tlaib of antisemitism...
The Guardian - 11 hours 55 min ago
More than 13,000 police arrive in town with authorities saying any unrest will not be tolerated The French seaside resort of Biarritz is under lockdown by security forces ahead of the G7 summit , with more than 13,000 police as well as a special magistrates court set up to try anyone committing offences. The historic centre of the Basque town was emptied of tourists on Friday before the arrival of leaders of the world's advanced economies including the US president, Donald Trump, and the UK...
Reuters - 12 hours 3 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday reiterated criticism of a French proposal to levy a tax aimed at big U.S. technology companies and threatened again to retaliate by taxing French wine.
Deadline Hollywood - 12 hours 4 min ago
President Donald Trump has few friends in the media, so it’s not surprising that he would take umbrage at the CNN hiring of disgraced former FBI agent Andrew McCabe. The Commander-in-Tweet has recently lamented the apparent downgrading of Fox News sympathies from Juan Williams and its hiring of Donna Brazile. Today, he added McCabe to […]...
The Raw Story - 12 hours 13 min ago
President Donald Trump was caught repeating inaccurate claims when he spoke to reporters before boarding Marine One for his trip to France for the G7 Summit. “I think our tariffs are very good for us. We’re taking in tens of billions of dollars, China is paying for it,” Trump argued. In reality, China is not […]...
Reuters - 12 hours 21 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States has a really good relationship with North Korea and that the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, has been "very straight" with him.
Huffington Post - 12 hours 24 min ago
Short-time White House communications director says lawmakers should urge Trump's family to persuade the president to step aside for Mike Pence.
Reuters - 12 hours 25 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he would not attempt to stop Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell if he offered his resignation.