US President Donald Trump

Trump extends coronavirus social distancing guidelines to April 30

Bracing the nation for a death toll that could exceed 100,000 people, US President Donald Trump has extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April, bowing to public-health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding coronavirus pandemic.

January 20, 2020
January 20, 2020

Trump to offer first detailed impeachment defense as pivotal week begins

After refusing to cooperate with the Democratic Party-led impeachment probe in the House of Representatives, President Donald Trump is set to offer his first comprehensive defense, before his trial begins in earnest in the Senate.

January 19, 2020
January 19, 2020

Democrats say Trump endangers security, Trump denies

Democratic US lawmakers leading the impeachment case against Republican President Donald Trump say the president must be removed from office to protect national security and preserve the country’s system of government.

January 11, 2020
January 11, 2020

Trump wishes Kim on birthday, NKorea says leaders’ relations not enough

North Korea receives birthday greetings to its leader Kim Jong Un from US President Donald Trump, but their personal relationship is not enough for a return to talks, according to a statement published by state news agency KCNA.

January 8, 2020
January 8, 2020

No US troops hurt in Iran strikes: Trump

US President Donald Trump says Iranian missile strikes on bases in Iraq had not harmed any US troops stationed there and damage was minimal, an outcome he said showed Tehran wanted to prevent an escalation into conflict.

December 20, 2019
December 20, 2019

Trump seeks rapid exoneration in Senate after impeachment

US President Donald Trump presses his Republican allies to exert rigid control of his Senate trial and ensure a swift exoneration, a day after he was impeached in a historic rebuke by the House of Representatives.

December 6, 2019
December 6, 2019

US likely to hit China over human rights despite trade talks

Congress is poised to hand President Donald Trump a second chance in less than a month to anger the Chinese government and attack its record on human rights as he tries to deliver a long-sought trade deal with Beijing.

December 2, 2019
December 2, 2019

White House declines to attend impeachment hearing

US President Donald Trump's attorney says that the White House will not participate in congressional hearings set for Wednesday that will consider passing impeachment articles against the president.

November 28, 2019
November 28, 2019

Trump strips away truth with hunky topless photo tweet

Days after causing alarm with an unscheduled trip to the hospital, President Donald Trump tweeted a photo-shopped image of himself as a rippling, bare-chested boxer.

November 19, 2019
November 19, 2019

White House officials to kick off big Trump impeachment week

Two top national security aides who listened to President Donald Trump’s call with Ukraine are preparing to testify in the impeachment hearings, launching a week of back-to-back sessions as Americans hear from those closest to the White House.

November 4, 2019
November 4, 2019

Trump threatens to withhold emergency aid from fire-hit California

US President Donald Trump has threatened once again to withhold federal aid from California after its Democratic governor criticized his environmental policies.