Donald Trump administration

January 22, 2020
January 22, 2020

Trump administration set to change visa guidelines to check 'birth tourism'

The Trump administration is expected to change State Department visa guidelines aimed at "birth tourism", the practice of foreign nationals giving birth on US soil to ensure their children become American citizens.

April 9, 2019
April 9, 2019

The Transatlantic Continental Drift

The Earth's continental plates broke apart and first began to shift hundreds of millions of years ago. But anyone visiting European

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018
USA

New York sues Trump administration

New York files a lawsuit seeking to compel the Trump administration to turn over more information about a pilot program allowing employers to resolve violations of federal overtime and minimum wage laws without penalties.

January 3, 2018
January 3, 2018

Jerusalem not for sale: Palestine

Palestinian officials have voiced outrage over President Donald Trump’s threat to cut funding to the Palestinian Authority, calling his tweets “blackmail” in the aftermath of the US administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

December 13, 2017
December 13, 2017

Palestinians to go Security Council: Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says the Palestinians will “go to the United Nations Security Council” over full UN membership after the US decided to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

November 21, 2017
November 21, 2017

Elephant advocates sue Trump admin on trophy hunting

Conservation groups sues the US government over a plan to allow hunters to bring home elephant and lion trophies from Zimbabwe, following changing statements about the possible move by President Donald Trump's administration.

October 7, 2017
October 7, 2017

Governance as farce: The antics of the Trump administration

It's too early to tell whether history will be kind to the Donald Trump administration, but no one can doubt its rich, if unintended, contribution to comedy.