The Raw Story - 13 hours 59 min ago
The host of “The Rachel Maddow Show” on MSNBC listed nine major reasons Democrats are running to take on President Donald Trump in 2020. “As we close in on the third round of Democratic presidential primary debates, the acute angle of the funnel that the candidates are going through right now is starting to pinch […]...
The Raw Story - 14 hours 29 min ago
MSNBC’s Joy Reid warned President Donald Trump is going to ‘tank’ the United States economy. Reid was interviewed by Chris Hayes on a broadcast of “All In” with a live studio crowd on Friday. “This new round of tariffs would increase everything,” Reid noted. “Something like 70% of what you buy in Walmart is sourced […]...
The Raw Story - 15 hours 8 min ago
President Donald Trump may not be the best person to focus on mental health in America, a Democratic senator explained on MSNBC. “All In” host Chris Hayes interviewed Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) before a live studio audience. The two discussed Trump’s focus on mental health instead of gun control following the latest mass shootings in […]...
Reuters - 15 hours 25 min ago
Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and making your products in the USA.".
The Raw Story - 15 hours 46 min ago
President Donald Trump appears unprepared to deal with a potential recession, the Associated Press reported Friday. “Facing a trade war against China that has shaken the global economy, President Donald Trump gathered his most trusted economic aides in the Oval Office,” the AP reported. “The assembled brain trust for Friday's urgent consultations included an economics […]...
Canoe News - 16 hours 7 min ago
TOKYO/SEOUL — Japan’s Coast Guard said it detected a suspected ballistic missile launch from North Korea on Saturday, while Yonhap news agency quoted the South Korean military as saying North Korea had fired two projectiles into the sea off its east coast. A series of launches by North Korea since U.S. President Donald Trump and […]...
Reuters - 16 hours 25 min ago
An avowed Republican activist and supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump, who was born in Mexico but lived in the United States illegally for more than 20 years, was found guilty on Friday of identity theft and five counts of alien voter fraud.
Daily Signal - 16 hours 44 min ago
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., has asked House panels investigating President Donald Trump to share impeachment documents. Nadler requested the documents in a Thursday letter to... Read More The post Impeachment Documents Sought From House Committees appeared first on The Daily Signal .
ABC News - 16 hours 49 min ago
President Donald Trump has launched a furious and highly personal attack on the Federal Reserve and chairman Jerome Powell...
Reuters - 17 hours 20 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday lashed back at a new round of Chinese tariffs by heaping an additional 5% duty on some $550 billion in targeted Chinese goods in the latest tit-for-tat trade war escalation by the world's two largest economies.
Twitchy - 17 hours 21 min ago
After weeks and weeks of negative media stories about President Donald Trump, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi told her caucus on a conference call this afternoon that she’s still not going to begin impeachment proceedings: Meanwhile, @SpeakerPelosi on a call with House Dems speaks to impeachment, given the growing list of her members who […] The post Nancy Pelosi throws ice-cold water on impeachment appeared first on twitchy.com .
Reuters - 17 hours 28 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump said he spoke with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday and offered help, if needed, in dealing with the Amazon rainforest fires.
Daily Signal - 17 hours 29 min ago
President Donald Trump told U.S. companies Friday to "start looking for an alternative" to China for business, after that country announced a 25% tariff on... Read More The post Trump Orders' American Businesses to Find Alternative to China appeared first on The Daily Signal .
Reuters - 17 hours 39 min ago
Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after President Donald Trump demanded U.S. companies look at alternatives to China for manufacturing, following Beijing's retaliatory tariffs on American goods.
The Raw Story - 17 hours 52 min ago
Leading Republican elected officials should work with President Donald Trump’s family to negotiate him resigning from office, a former top White House official suggested on MSNBC on Friday. Former White House press secretary Anthony Scaramucci blasted his former boss during an interview with Chuck Todd on MSNBC’s “Meet the Press Daily.” “He has totally and […]...
ABC News - 18 hours 1 min ago
Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico are forging forward with construction on taller border fencing funded through President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration...
Reuters - 18 hours 12 min ago
FedEx Corp , United Parcel Service Inc and the U.S. Postal Service said on Friday they are already working to stop traffickers from using their services after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered delivery firms to refuse packages of the powerful painkiller fentanyl from China.
UPI - 18 hours 16 min ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 623.34 points, a 2.4 percent drop, Friday after President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to start looking for alternatives to operating with China.
Reuters - 18 hours 32 min ago
President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would subject Chinese imports to an additional 5% tariff in response to what he called a politically motivated move by China to impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S. exports.
Twitchy - 18 hours 34 min ago
Breaking news out of D.C. where President Donald Trump just announced new tariffs on China in response to China implementing tariffs of its own on $75 billion worth of American goods: BEIJING (AP) China announces tariff hike on $75 billion of US goods in retaliation for Trump's Sept. 1 increase. — Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) […] The post BREAKING: Donald Trump announces new tariffs on China appeared first on twitchy.com .
The Raw Story - 18 hours 42 min ago
After US markets tanked on Friday, President Donald Trump dramatically escalated his trade war with China. “For many years China (and many other countries) has been taking advantage of the United States on trade, intellectual property theft, and much more. Our country has been losing hundreds of billions of dollars a year to China, with […]...
Reuters - 18 hours 49 min ago
Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to further escalate his trade war with China "this afternoon," following a new round of retaliatory tariffs from Beijing.
Canoe News - 18 hours 58 min ago
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is challenging a federal appeals court decision that ruled he violated the U.S. Constitution by blocking people whose views he disliked from his Twitter account. In court papers filed late Friday by the U.S. Justice Department, Trump sought a rehearing by the full 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals calling […]...
Reuters - 19 hours 4 min ago
Wall Street tumbled on Friday after the U.S.-China trade war escalated in dramatic fashion, with President Donald Trump demanding that American companies seek alternatives to doing business with China after Beijing announced its own slate of retaliatory measures.