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Trump floats election delay, lawmakers in both parties reject idea

Aug 03 2020

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U.S. imposes sanctions on Chinese company over abuse of Uighurs

Jul 31 2020

WASHINGTON The United States intensified its economic pressure on China's Xinjiang province on Friday, imposing sanctions on a powerful Chinese company and two officials for what it said were human rights abuses against Uighurs and other ethnic minorities.

As Portland pullout proceeds, Trump threatens more force

Jul 31 2020

WASHINGTON Police in Portland on Thursday took over security at a courthouse from federal agents as President Donald Trump threatened to send in National Guard to end weeks of clashes between police and anti-racist protesters.

Trump touts U.S. energy might in Texas, raises money for campaign

Jul 29 2020

MIDLAND, Texas U.S. President Donald Trump raised $7 million in campaign contributions on Wednesday on a visit to Texas to promote energy policies that he hopes will show a stark contrast to Democratic rival Joe Biden.

Trump touts U.S. energy might in Texas, raises money for campaign

Jul 29 2020

ODESSA, Texas, July 29 U.S. President Donald Trump raised $7 million in campaign contributions on Wednesday on a visit to Texas to promote energy policies that he hopes will show a stark contrast to Democratic rival Joe Biden.

Trump on Fauci's high approval ratings: 'Nobody likes me'

Jul 29 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump groused on Tuesday about medical expert Anthony Fauci's high approval ratings and joked that "nobody likes me" as he struggles to improve his standing with voters for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic. | Video

With election looming, Trump hardens stance against 'Dreamer' immigrant program

Jul 29 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's administration, bolstering his tough immigration stance in an election year, said on Tuesday it will reject any new applications for the so-called 'Dreamer' immigrant program and shorten the deportation protections of those whose eligibility is soon to expire. | Video

Trump security adviser Robert O'Brien tests positive for coronavirus

Jul 27 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. national security adviser Robert O'Brien has become the highest ranking official in President Donald Trump's inner circle to test positive for the coronavirus. | Video

Trump cancels Republican convention in Florida after coronavirus spike

Jul 23 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday said he would no longer hold part of the Republican Party's nominating convention in Florida in August because of a spike in coronavirus cases in the state. | Video

Trump again pushes for schools to reopen, says hot-spot states may need short delay

Jul 23 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that states that are currently coronavirus hot spots may need to delay reopening schools by a few weeks, but otherwise pushed for students to be able to return to classrooms en masse in the fall.

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