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Trump Postpones November Trip To Ireland

President Donald Trump has put off a visit to Ireland that had been scheduled to follow a commemoration in Paris of the end of World War I, the Irish government said Tuesday.

Trump Has Received Second Letter From North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

US President Donald Trump has received a "very positive" letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seeking a follow-up meeting after their historic summit in Singapore, the White House said Monday. 

Burt Reynolds Dead At 82

Burt Reynolds, the mustachioed heart-throb of 1970s cinema who won acclaim in "Deliverance" and a host of awards later in his career for "Boogie Nights," died on Thursday, his family announced.

Pressed On Trump Loyalty, Supreme Court Pick Asserts His Independence

Donald Trump's US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh defended his judicial independence Wednesday, insisting in his first day of questioning in the US Senate that he would not be influenced by "political pressure."

Woodward Book Depicts ‘Crazytown’ Trump White House

The White House under President Donald Trump is mired in a perpetual "nervous breakdown" with staff constantly seeking to control a leader whose anger and paranoia can paralyze operations for days, according to a new book by Bob Woodward.

Trump Says White House Counsel McGahn Soon Leaving

Donald Trump said Wednesday that White House counsel Don McGahn would soon be leaving his post, as Special Counsel Robert Mueller -- who is leading the Russia election interference probe -- closes in on the US president's inner circle. 

America Mourns John McCain, War hero And Political Icon

Progress On U.S., Mexico Trade Deal Sends Wall Street Soaring

Progress by the United States and Mexico on rewriting the North American trade pact sent Wall Street to record highs on Monday.

Trump: ‘Really Good Deal’ Reached With Mexico On Trade

President Donald Trump said Monday the United States had reached a "really good deal" with Mexico and talks with Canada would begin shortly on a new regional free trade pact.

US Fed Warns Trade Dispute Escalation Poses ‘Consequential’ Economic Risk

An escalation of ongoing US trade disputes poses a "consequential downside risk" to the economy, which will make the job of the central bank more challenging, the US Federal Reserve warned Wednesday.

Trump Accuses Ex-Lawyer Cohen Of Making Up ‘Stories’

Donald Trump accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen Wednesday of making up "stories" to cut a plea deal, after the longtime fixer implicated him in campaign finance violations on perhaps the worst day of his tumultuous presidency.

Actress Asia Argento Denies Sexual Relationship With Underage Teen

Italian actress and sexual abuse campaigner Asia Argento denied Tuesday having had a sexual relationship five years ago with an underage teen, calling the allegations part of "a long-standing persecution".

Reminder: Your Smartphone Is Likely Tracking Your Location

A new lawsuit accusing Google of tracking people's locations against their will has served as a reminder that every movement of most smartphone users is being recorded, often without their knowledge.

Jury Deliberates For Fourth Day In Manafort Trial

The jury deliberated for a fourth day Tuesday in the fraud trial of Donald Trump's former campaign chief Paul Manafort, the first resulting from the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

U.S. Warns Of More Sanctions Coming Against Russia

A senior Treasury official warned Tuesday that the United States has more economic sanctions on Russia in the pipeline, after the US blacklisted two Russian companies for trading with North Korea.

Trump Tweets Endorsement of Republican Congressional Candidate

President Donald Trump Monday evening tweeted an endorsement of state Board of Equalization member Diane Harkey's bid for a congressional seat in Orange and San Diego counties.
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