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HELSINKI  | The Latest: Trump arrives at Finnish palace for Putin summit

HELSINKI  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin (all times local): 1:xx p.m. President Donald Trump has arrived at Finland’s Presidential Palace for a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin arrived minutes earlier at the palace in Helsinki for the summit, which consists of a one-on-one meeting and … Continue reading HELSINKI  | The Latest: Trump arrives at Finnish palace for Putin summit

WASHINGTON | Trump flips on trade pact, weighs rejoining Pacific-Rim deal

WASHINGTON| April 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) In a striking reversal, President Donald Trump has asked trade officials to explore the possibility of the United States rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, a free trade deal he pulled out of during his first days in office as part of his “America first” agenda. Trump’s request comes as he … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump flips on trade pact, weighs rejoining Pacific-Rim deal

Hope Hicks declines to answer some questions in Russia probe

WASHINGTON /February 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —President Donald Trump’s longtime aide Hope Hicks declined to answer questions about her time in the White House during a nine-hour, closed-door interview with the House intelligence committee Tuesday, saying she was advised not to. The panel is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election and any contacts between Trump’s … Continue reading Hope Hicks declines to answer some questions in Russia probe