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# trump - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Trump says he hopes for Covid-19 vaccine by end of year or 'maybe before'
# Vaccine
# Vaccine

Trump says he hopes for Covid-19 vaccine by end of year or 'maybe before'

May 16th 2020, 8:29 PM 32,397 Views 91 Comments

The timeline projected by Trump is more optimistic than what Europe foresees.

# trump - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Top expert warns of 'serious' consequences if US reopens too fast
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Top expert warns of 'serious' consequences if US reopens too fast

May 12th 2020, 5:52 PM 21,923 Views 40 Comments

Dr Anthony Fauci told a Senate panel the federal government has developed guidelines for local jurisdictions on how to safely reopen activities.

# trump - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Larry Donnelly: Has America finally had enough of Trump?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: Has America finally had enough of Trump?

May 10th 2020, 7:30 AM 125,551 Views 160 Comments

Trump was on track to take a second term, but Covid-19 has changed everything, writes Donnelly.

# trump - Thursday 7 May, 2020

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn

May 7th 2020, 9:20 PM 17,373 Views 60 Comments

The Department said the FBI’s original probe of him had no “legitimate investigative basis”.

# trump - Friday 1 May, 2020

UN Secretary General: Coronavirus spread because countries failed to work together
# Teamwork
# Teamwork

UN Secretary General: Coronavirus spread because countries failed to work together

May 1st 2020, 8:41 AM 27,107 Views 56 Comments

António Guterres was critical of the lack of leadership in response to Covid-19.

# trump - Thursday 30 April, 2020

'I don’t want people to get used to this': Trump says US will not extend social distancing guidelines
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'I don’t want people to get used to this': Trump says US will not extend social distancing guidelines

Apr 30th 2020, 8:00 AM 75,033 Views 113 Comments

The national guidelines are set to expire on Thursday.

# trump - Saturday 25 April, 2020

White House cuts off coronavirus briefing without taking questions
# Trump
# Trump

White House cuts off coronavirus briefing without taking questions

Apr 25th 2020, 7:33 AM 66,381 Views 99 Comments

It is the first time reporters have not been able to ask questions at the conclusion of the briefing.

# trump - Friday 24 April, 2020

Experts criticise Trump suggestion about disinfectant as Covid-19 treatment
# White House
# White House

Experts criticise Trump suggestion about disinfectant as Covid-19 treatment

Apr 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 86,752 Views 197 Comments

Ingesting disinfectant is not a treatment against coronavirus.

# trump - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Trump says he will temporarily suspend all immigration to the US
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Trump says he will temporarily suspend all immigration to the US

Apr 21st 2020, 7:03 AM 45,339 Views 102 Comments

Trump’s tweet gave no further details about what the measure would entail or how long it would be in place.

# trump - Friday 17 April, 2020

Wave of protests in several US states as anti-lockdown campaigns grow
# Trump
# Trump

Wave of protests in several US states as anti-lockdown campaigns grow

Apr 17th 2020, 8:48 AM 87,224 Views 187 Comments

Much of the protesters are affiliated with Trump supporter groups.

# trump - Friday 3 April, 2020

Virus-hit cruise ship which is carrying Irish citizens docks in Florida
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Virus-hit cruise ship which is carrying Irish citizens docks in Florida

Apr 3rd 2020, 1:41 PM 18,372 Views 23 Comments

Four people have died on board the MS Zaandam which was refused entry by a number of South American countries.

# trump - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

US to send $100 million worth of medical supplies to Italy and other European countries, says Trump
# Covid19
# Covid19

US to send $100 million worth of medical supplies to Italy and other European countries, says Trump

Mar 31st 2020, 7:29 AM 66,846 Views 94 Comments

New York mayor Andrew Cuomo has warned the city was running out of essential equipment like ventilators.

# trump - Monday 30 March, 2020

Trump says coronavirus death rate in US likely to peak in two weeks' time
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump says coronavirus death rate in US likely to peak in two weeks' time

Mar 30th 2020, 6:59 AM 39,399 Views 55 Comments

The US president also extended “social distancing” guidelines until 30 April.

# trump - Sunday 29 March, 2020

Trump rolls back on proposal to quarantine New York and other states with coronavirus 'hotspots'
# Covid19
# Covid19

Trump rolls back on proposal to quarantine New York and other states with coronavirus 'hotspots'

Mar 29th 2020, 8:10 AM 56,200 Views 62 Comments

It was unclear if Trump had the power to issue the quarantine order.

# trump - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Trump signs off on $2.2 trillion rescue package as Covid-19 cases reach over 100,000 in the US
# Washington
# Washington

Trump signs off on $2.2 trillion rescue package as Covid-19 cases reach over 100,000 in the US

Mar 28th 2020, 8:19 AM 18,170 Views 67 Comments

Trump’s signature brings an end to a dramatic, weeklong legislative saga on Capitol Hill.

# trump - Friday 27 March, 2020

'Just relax, stay home': The US now has more Covid-19 cases than either China or Italy
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'Just relax, stay home': The US now has more Covid-19 cases than either China or Italy

Mar 27th 2020, 7:08 AM 41,997 Views 88 Comments

Over 83,000 people in the US have tested positive for Covid-19.

# trump - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

US Senate and White House reach agreement on $2 trillion Covid-19 rescue package
# Rescue Plan
# Rescue Plan

US Senate and White House reach agreement on $2 trillion Covid-19 rescue package

Mar 25th 2020, 7:01 AM 19,689 Views 63 Comments

The deal will see a sweep of new measures to provide Americans with healthcare and business supports.

# trump - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Locals fear Trump may pull out of Doonbeg after planning permission denied for coastal wall at golf course
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Locals fear Trump may pull out of Doonbeg after planning permission denied for coastal wall at golf course

Mar 18th 2020, 6:45 PM 40,459 Views 114 Comments

Independent Clare TD Michael McNamara stated that he was “very concerned” over the An Bord Pleanála’s decision.

# trump - Monday 16 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Deaths grow in Europe as Germany says vaccine is not for sale to Trump
# International
# International

Coronavirus: Deaths grow in Europe as Germany says vaccine is not for sale to Trump

Mar 16th 2020, 7:36 AM 149,971 Views 134 Comments

The number of deaths in Spain and Italy jumped yesterday.

# trump - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Trump denies any knowledge of Russian efforts to help his opponent in US presidential election
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

Trump denies any knowledge of Russian efforts to help his opponent in US presidential election

Feb 23rd 2020, 7:10 PM 15,986 Views 41 Comments

Trump accused the Democratic chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of leaking election security information

# trump - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Trump pardons former governor who was jailed for selling Barack Obama's seat in the Senate
# Rod Blagojevich
# Rod Blagojevich

Trump pardons former governor who was jailed for selling Barack Obama's seat in the Senate

Feb 19th 2020, 8:27 AM 30,272 Views 38 Comments

The clemency actions have sparked claims that Trump may pardon more high-profile convicts.

# trump - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Prosecutors quit after being overruled in case of Trump aide Roger Stone
# Resigned
# Resigned

Prosecutors quit after being overruled in case of Trump aide Roger Stone

Feb 12th 2020, 6:59 PM 26,131 Views 33 Comments

The Justice Department had overruled lawyers’ prison time request following an intervention by the president.

# trump - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'It was evil, corrupt, it was dirty cops': Trump goes on hour-long 'tirade' after his impeachment acquittal
# Acquitted
# Acquitted

'It was evil, corrupt, it was dirty cops': Trump goes on hour-long 'tirade' after his impeachment acquittal

Updated Feb 6th 2020, 7:41 PM 18,027 Views 101 Comments

Trump addressed a friendly crowd who applauded during multiple parts of his speech.

# trump - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech
# State Of The Union
# State Of The Union

Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech

Feb 5th 2020, 7:18 AM 83,204 Views 98 Comments

The US President declared America is “stronger than ever before” in his State of the Union address.

# trump - Monday 3 February, 2020

Iowa to vote for Democrat they want to challenge Trump in presidential election
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

Iowa to vote for Democrat they want to challenge Trump in presidential election

Feb 3rd 2020, 8:24 AM 13,719 Views 29 Comments

Former VP Joe Biden and Vermont Senator Bernie sanders are the frontrunners.

Trump takes shots at Democratic rivals during pre-Super Bowl show
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

Trump takes shots at Democratic rivals during pre-Super Bowl show

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:00 AM 12,725 Views 14 Comments

Trump went through most of the major candidates one by one hurling insults.

# trump - Friday 31 January, 2020

Senate rejects witnesses in Trump trial, all but ensuring his acquittal
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Senate rejects witnesses in Trump trial, all but ensuring his acquittal

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 11:24 PM 33,107 Views 108 Comments

The Democrats had wanted testimony from John Bolton.

# trump - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Top Republican admits they may fail to block former Trump ally's potentially explosive testimony
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Top Republican admits they may fail to block former Trump ally's potentially explosive testimony

Jan 29th 2020, 8:53 AM 30,125 Views 61 Comments

The defence in the Trump impeachment trial closed their initial arguments yesterday.

# trump - Friday 24 January, 2020

Trump swept up by 'completely bogus' Ukraine theory, Democratic House prosecutors say
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump swept up by 'completely bogus' Ukraine theory, Democratic House prosecutors say

Jan 24th 2020, 7:35 AM 10,345 Views 33 Comments

The Democrats are continuing to push their impeachment case against the President in the Senate.

# trump - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Democrats focus on Trump’s ‘dangerous’ abuse on second day of impeachment trial
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Democrats focus on Trump’s ‘dangerous’ abuse on second day of impeachment trial

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:36 PM 8,662 Views 30 Comments

“The president’s conduct is wrong. It is illegal. It is dangerous,” Jerrold Nadler said.

# trump - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

US Senate leader backs down on proposed impeachment trial rules after backlash
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

US Senate leader backs down on proposed impeachment trial rules after backlash

Updated Jan 21st 2020, 10:29 PM 33,744 Views 64 Comments

Donald Trump has denounced the proceedings as “a total hoax”.

# trump - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Trump impeachment: White House 'violated law' by freezing Ukraine aid, non-partisan watchdog says
# Military Aid
# Military Aid

Trump impeachment: White House 'violated law' by freezing Ukraine aid, non-partisan watchdog says

Jan 16th 2020, 4:21 PM 11,619 Views 47 Comments

The damning assessment comes ahead of the Senate’s impeachment hearing getting under way next week.

# trump - Friday 10 January, 2020

Trump boasts that Soleimani got 'American justice' as House vote to curb his military moves in Iran
# Fallout
# Fallout

Trump boasts that Soleimani got 'American justice' as House vote to curb his military moves in Iran

Jan 10th 2020, 7:30 AM 14,462 Views 57 Comments

Trump said he had no plans to take further military action.

# trump - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

A 'least worst' and 'carefully calculated' tactic: Why Iran chose to carry out this morning's strikes on bases housing US troops
# Iraq
# Iraq

A 'least worst' and 'carefully calculated' tactic: Why Iran chose to carry out this morning's strikes on bases housing US troops

Jan 8th 2020, 6:30 PM 28,238 Views 45 Comments

Trump has said that new economic sanctions will be imposed on Iran after the strike this morning.

# trump - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Opinion: Iran's shrewdest retaliation for Soleimani assassination is political, not military
# Soleimani
# Soleimani

Opinion: Iran's shrewdest retaliation for Soleimani assassination is political, not military

Jan 7th 2020, 6:17 PM 17,596 Views 55 Comments

Tehran will want to ensure its response does not bring further cost to the nation, writes Scott Lucas, Professor of International Politics.

# trump - Monday 6 January, 2020

Varadkar: Irish government 'concerned for escalation of tensions in the Middle East'
# Crisis
# Crisis

Varadkar: Irish government 'concerned for escalation of tensions in the Middle East'

Jan 6th 2020, 4:04 PM 8,653 Views 22 Comments

Crowds, estimated to be in the millions, gathered for the funeral of Soleimani today.

# trump - Friday 3 January, 2020

Donald Trump says ‘reign of terror’ is over after Iranian general killed
# Reinforcements
# Reinforcements

Donald Trump says ‘reign of terror’ is over after Iranian general killed

Updated Jan 3rd 2020, 10:05 PM 28,654 Views 94 Comments

The air strike ordered by President Donald Trump in Iraq’s capital Baghdad killed General Qassem Soleimani.

# trump - Monday 30 December, 2019

Pompeo to travel to Ukraine later this week ahead of Trump's impeachment trial
# Mike Pompeo
# Mike Pompeo

Pompeo to travel to Ukraine later this week ahead of Trump's impeachment trial

Dec 30th 2019, 10:38 PM 10,844 Views 18 Comments

The trip will make Pompeo the most senior US official to visit Kiev since the scandal erupted.

# trump - Sunday 29 December, 2019

White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'
# Trump
# Trump

White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'

Dec 29th 2019, 5:46 PM 20,418 Views 21 Comments

Talks about denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula have been deadlocked since earlier this year.

# trump - Monday 23 December, 2019

Trump to hold first 2020 rally in Ohio as McConnell says he's not ruling out witnesses in Senate trial
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump to hold first 2020 rally in Ohio as McConnell says he's not ruling out witnesses in Senate trial

Dec 23rd 2019, 7:31 PM 11,335 Views 33 Comments

Ohio, once an extremely competitive swing state, has trended more towards voting Republican in recent years.