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United States

Jeff Mason

Trump threatens to use emergency power to build wall, end shutdown

Jan 16 2019

MCALLEN, Texas/WASHINGTON Flanked by border agents who are going without paychecks during a government shutdown, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to use emergency powers to bypass Congress to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. | Video

Trump: 'I never worked for Russia'

Jan 15 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he never worked for Russia, his first direct denial after a media report that the FBI in 2017 investigated whether he acted against U.S. interests. | Video

U.S. government shutdown drags into fourth week amid stalemate

Jan 14 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW ORLEANS President Donald Trump on Monday rejected a Republican call for temporarily reopening shuttered U.S. government agencies in order to encourage negotiations with Democrats on border security issues, as a partial government shutdown limped through its 24th day. | Video

Trump nennt Notstand im Streit über Grenz-Mauer wahrscheinlich

Jan 11 2019

McAllen US-Präsident Donald Trump zeigt sich im Streit über den Bau einer Grenzmauer zu Mexiko kompromisslos.

In Oval Office speech, Trump demands a wall but does not declare emergency

Jan 09 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump urged Congress in a televised speech on Tuesday to give him $5.7 billion this year to help build a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico but stopped short of declaring a national emergency to pay for the barrier with military funds. | Video

Seeking support for a wall, Trump plans prime-time speech, border visit

Jan 08 2019

WASHINGTON Aiming to bolster his case for a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, President Donald Trump said on Monday he would make a prime-time televised address and visit the border this week as the government marked its 17th day of a partial shutdown. | Video

Trump has 'made no decision' whether to declare emergency over border wall: Pence

Jan 07 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has not made a decision on whether to declare a national emergency over his demand for border wall funding and the White House counsel's office is studying the matter, Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday.

Trump has 'made no decision' whether to declare emergency over border wall - Pence

Jan 07 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has not made a decision on whether to declare a national emergency over his demand for border wall funding and the White House counsel's office is studying the matter, Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday.

UPDATE 1-Trump has 'made no decision' whether to declare emergency over border wall -Pence

Jan 07 2019

WASHINGTON, Jan 7 U.S. President Donald Trump has not made a decision on whether to declare a national emergency over his demand for border wall funding and the White House counsel's office is studying the matter, Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday.

Trump holds firm on border wall, offers steel option as compromise

Jan 07 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump pledged on Sunday not to bend in his demand for a wall along the southern border with Mexico but said the barrier could be made of steel instead of concrete as a potential compromise with Democrats who refuse to fund it. | Video

World News

U.S., North Korea to hold talks on second Trump-Kim summit

North Korea's lead negotiator in nuclear diplomacy with the United States is expected to hold talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and could also meet President Donald Trump on Friday during a visit aimed at clearing the way for a second U.S.-North Korea summit.