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WARSAW, Poland | Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

WARSAW, Poland — Poland’s president is fighting back against criticism at home over a photo posted by Donald Trump that some say shows the Polish leader in a subservient role during a White House visit. Trump tweeted photos of himself with President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday, including one of them signing a strategic cooperation agreement … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

TRENTON, N.J | Trump backs ‘outstanding’ Webber in House race vs. Sherrill

TRENTON, N.J. — President Donald Trump weighed in Thursday on one of the most watched House races in this year’s election to endorse Republican Assemblyman Jay Webber over Democrat Mikie Sherrill. Trump narrowly won the northern New Jersey’s 11th District — situated just north of his golf club in Bedminster — in 2016 and tweeted … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J | Trump backs ‘outstanding’ Webber in House race vs. Sherrill

United States | Sanctions Under Section 231 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act of 2017 (CAATSA)

United States – Today, President Donald J. Trump issued a new Executive Order, “Authorizing the Implementation of Certain Sanctions Set Forth in the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act.” This action furthers the implementation of certain sanctions in Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) with respect to the Russian Federation. Consistent with this Executive … Continue reading United States | Sanctions Under Section 231 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act of 2017 (CAATSA)

HAVELOCK, N.C | The Latest: Trump tours area that’s expecting more flooding

HAVELOCK, N.C — The Latest on President Donald Trump‘s visit to the Carolinas to review Hurricane Florence damage (all times local): 3:40 p.m. President Donald Trump is getting an update on how South Carolina is recovering from Hurricane Florence. Trump was participating in a briefing Wednesday with South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, Republican Sens. Lindsey … Continue reading HAVELOCK, N.C | The Latest: Trump tours area that’s expecting more flooding

WASHINGTON | Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

WASHINGTON — Poland’s leader pressed President Donald Trump on Tuesday to consider creating a permanent American military base in Poland, offering a tempting incentive: The installation would be called “Fort Trump.” Polish President Andrzej Duda extended the invitation during a one-on-one meeting with Trump at the White House that focused heavily on the U.S. presence … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

WASHINGTON | Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election

WASHINGTON — The prognosis for President Donald Trump and his party was grim. In a post-Labor Day briefing at the White House, a top Republican pollster told senior staff that the determining factor in the election wouldn’t be the improving economy or the steady increase in job creation. It would be how voters feel about … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election

WASHINGTON | Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

WASHINGTON — As Trump associates folded one by one over the last year under the pressure of federal investigators, there was always Paul Manafort. Until suddenly there wasn’t. Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, who for months stood resolute in his innocence and determined to fight charge upon charge even as fellow onetime loyalists caved, reached … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

NEW YORK | Cuomo lauds primary victory, says voters want results

NEW YORK— After a night of unusual silence, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo made his first public remarks following his victory in Thursday’s Democratic primary, appearing at his office in Manhattan to talk about hurricane readiness and President Donald Trump — and, after prodding by reporters, his big win over Cynthia Nixon. Cuomo, who did … Continue reading NEW YORK | Cuomo lauds primary victory, says voters want results