Jared Kushner

PITTSBURGH | Trumps pay tribute at synagogue where 11 were fatally shot

PITTSBURGH  — One stone and one white rosebud for each victim. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump paid homage Tuesday to each of the 11 people slain in the worst instance of anti-Semitic violence in American history. As the Trumps placed their tributes outside the Tree of Life synagogue, protesters nearby shouted that … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Trumps pay tribute at synagogue where 11 were fatally shot

PITTSBURGH | The Latest: Trump says he may cancel Illinois rally

PITTSBURGH — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue (all times local): 14:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says he may cancel a political rally in Illinois on Saturday after a deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. He tells reporters aboard Air Force One: “You can say we’re considering it.” Trump has arrived … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | The Latest: Trump says he may cancel Illinois rally

NEW YORK | CBS says Secret Service blocked reporter from Kushner

NEW YORK — CBS News says a Secret Service agent blocked one of its correspondents from asking Jared Kushner a question when he was walking out of an airplane, saying there was a “time and a place” for such interactions. A network spokeswoman said Wednesday that reporter Errol Barnett happened to be on the same … Continue reading NEW YORK | CBS says Secret Service blocked reporter from Kushner

WASHINGTON | Kim Kardashian visits Trump to talk prison reform

WASHINGTON — Reality television star Kim Kardashian West, who successfully pushed President Donald Trump to grant a pardon for a drug offender earlier this year, returned to the White House on Wednesday for a meeting with senior aides as part of the administration’s efforts on criminal justice reform. Kardashian West, who may have felt right … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Kim Kardashian visits Trump to talk prison reform

U.S. Department of State News: Remarks at the Close of the Ministerial Advancing Religious Freedom

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: SECRETARY POMPEO: Good afternoon, everyone.  Since the earliest days of his presidency, President Trump has directed his administration to advance and defend the rights of religious freedom at home and abroad, because religious freedom is a universal God-given right to which all people are entitled. … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Remarks at the Close of the Ministerial Advancing Religious Freedom

NEW YORK | Ivanka Trump is shutting down her clothing company

NEW YORK  — Ivanka Trump is shutting down her clothing company and laying off 18 employees after some stores dropped her line and she decided ethics restrictions were holding back its ability to grow. The president’s daughter said in statement she made the decision to focus more on work as a White House adviser. “After … Continue reading NEW YORK | Ivanka Trump is shutting down her clothing company

WASHINGTON | Trump considers yanking security clearances of his critics

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump is considering revoking the security clearances of six former top national security officials who have been critical of his administration, a move that opponents and experts say would be an unprecedented politicization of the clearance process. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that the president is “exploring the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump considers yanking security clearances of his critics

Jared Kushner’s family firm accused of pushing out tenants

NEW YORK/ July 16, 2018 (STL.News) — The hammering and drilling began just months after Jared Kushner’s family real estate firm bought a converted warehouse apartment building in the hip, Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Tenants say it started early in the morning and went on until nightfall, so loud that it drowned out normal conversation, … Continue reading Jared Kushner’s family firm accused of pushing out tenants