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# trump - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Second whistleblower claims to have first-hand knowledge of Trump's phone call to Ukraine

Reports from the USA say that the legal team representing the first whistleblower is also representing this second person.

# trump - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Impeachment probe reaches into White House with new subpoena

The US president warned House Democrats that they would suffer at the polls as the probe gathered pace.

# trump - Friday 4 October, 2019

Trump openly calls on Ukraine - and China - to investigate the Bidens

Ukraine’s Prosecutor General said his office is reviewing a number of cases related to an energy firm linked to Joe Biden’s son Hunter.

# trump - Thursday 3 October, 2019

The Explainer: How does a US president get impeached?

Donald Trump is the fourth president to face impeachment proceedings – so what happens now?

# trump - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Stormy Daniels wins $450,000 payout over 2018 strip-club arrest

Daniels was arrested on sexual misdemeanor charges which were quickly dropped.

# trump - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Trump asked Ukraine leader to investigate Joe Biden, White House transcript shows

An impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump was launched by Democrats yesterday.

Here's why a phone call between Trump and the Ukrainian president has led to impeachment proceedings

An impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump has been launched by Democrats.

# trump - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Trump threatens to intensify sanctions on Iran as Europeans seek UN breakthrough

Trump was speaking at the UN General Assembly this afternoon.

Trump 'withheld' €360m in military aid to Ukraine over Biden row

The US President has denied offering aid to Ukraine only if it investigated his political rival Joe Biden.

# trump - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Trump announces Iran sanctions as US sends more troops to Gulf

The US President said the sanctions were the toughest ever against another country, but indicated he did not plan a military strike.

# trump - Friday 20 September, 2019

Trump to be given several military options on Iran amid fears of 'all-out war' Oil

Trump to be given several military options on Iran amid fears of 'all-out war'

The US President will be presented with a list of potential airstrike targets, among other possible responses.

# trump - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Trump sues in New York in attempt to block public release of tax returns

Trump’s attorneys filed a lawsuit against Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R Vance Jr.

# trump - Monday 16 September, 2019

Trump defends Justice Brett Kavanaugh as he faces fresh sexual misconduct allegations

A former Yale classmate of Kavanaugh alleged that the jurist exposed himself at a freshman year party.

# trump - Thursday 12 September, 2019

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to implement new asylum restrictions

Democrats have said the ruling puts people’s lives at risk.

# trump - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

US extracted spy from Russia amid fears Trump administration mishandled classified intelligence

The source, who had been providing information for decades, had access to Putin and sent pictures of high-level documents.

# trump - Monday 9 September, 2019

Trump says he 'had nothing to do with' Pence decision to stay at Doonbeg resort

A spokesperson for Pence last week said the decision was made at the “suggestion” of the president.

# trump - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 43 in the Bahamas as it moves north to Canada

Authorities say the number of fatalities will rise further.

# trump - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Mike Pence departs from Shannon as two-day Irish visit ends

Pence took a stronger line on Brexit during this trip than many had expected.

Hurricane Dorian claims the lives of at least seven people in the Bahamas

The storm caused mass destruction and continues to move up the US coastline.

# trump - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Trump releases photo of Iran rocket site and says US 'not involved' in failed launch

The incident comes after months of tensions between Iran and Washington.

# trump - Thursday 29 August, 2019

US ready to fight Amazon forest fires ... but only if it involves working with Brazilian government

On Monday, the countries of the G7 pledged €18 million to tackle the Amazon fires.

# trump - Monday 26 August, 2019

Johnson short on detail on Brexit plans as diplomatic tour comes to an end at G7

Boris Johnson was speaking as the G7 conference draws to a close.

# trump - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Macron says G7 leaders have agreed on joint statement over Iran

US President Donald Trump, however, has denied signing off on a joint G7 message.

# trump - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Israel bars two US congresswomen from entering country following Trump plea

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the move against Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib necessary.

# trump - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

US 'deeply concerned' by Chinese paramilitary on Hong Kong border

The US also urged Beijing to honour the territory’s autonomy as pro-democracy protests continued.

# trump - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

29 states and cities sue Trump over climate change approach

The US President has set about systematically dismantling environmental regulations put in place by his predecessor Barack Obama.

# trump - Monday 12 August, 2019

New US rule aims to deny citizenship to migrants who get food stamps, Medicaid and other benefits

The White House said hopeful migrants won’t be granted resident visas if they’re likely to need public assistance.

# trump - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Trump says he had 'amazing day' after meeting victims of latest mass shootings

The US president faced protests as he met victims in Ohio and Texas, but the White House said he was ‘treated like a rock star’.

# trump - Monday 5 August, 2019

Trump condemns white supremacy and racism after shootings

“We must have something good, if not GREAT, come out of these two tragic events!” Trump wrote on Twitter.

# trump - Saturday 3 August, 2019

US rapper A$AP Rocky released pending Sweden assault verdict

He and two others had been held in custody ahead of their trial because the court deemed him a “flight risk”.

# trump - Friday 2 August, 2019

Trump escalates trade war with threats to place more tariffs on Chinese imports

The US president made the announcement in a series of Tweets.

# trump - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

US Fed cuts key interest rate for first time in 11 years to 'insure' against global uncertainties

The move to ease the cost of borrowing was well telegraphed as meant to “insure” against risks.

# trump - Friday 26 July, 2019

'American wine is better than French wine!' - Trump threatens tariffs on France and 'foolish' Macron

The US President was responding to France’s new a digital services tax.

# trump - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Three years of embarrassment and a waste of time': Trump gloats after Mueller testimony

Robert Mueller told Congress he had not exonerated the US president of obstruction allegations, but again declined to accuse him of a crime.

# trump - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'A massive and dangerous change': Trump expands fast-track deportations in US Ice

'A massive and dangerous change': Trump expands fast-track deportations in US

Immigration officers will be able to deport migrants without allowing them to appear before judges.

# trump - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Ilhan Omar brands Trump a 'fascist' as the US president tries to distance himself from 'send her back' chant

Omar today branded Trump a “fascist” as he sought to distance himself from mocking chants.

# trump - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Kellyanne Conway questions reporter's ethnicity while defending Trump's racist remarks

Conway has insisted that Trump’s comments were not racist, despite a majority vote by the US House of Representatives condemning the remarks.

# trump - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

'It is what keeps me awake at night': Irish fears rise as migrants are detained in the US

Undocumented Irish woman Ali is living in limbo in the US.

# trump - Monday 15 July, 2019

Trump lashes out at liberal congresswomen again after being slammed as 'racist'

In his initial tweets, Trump told progressive Democratic congresswomen to “go back” where they came from.

Undocumented migrants in US wait in fear as no immediate sign of threatened large-scale raids

ICE agents were expected to conduct raids in at least 10 major cities yesterday.