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# trump - Monday 16 December, 2019

Impeachment: 658-page report accuses Trump of 'criminal' conduct and bribery
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Impeachment: 658-page report accuses Trump of 'criminal' conduct and bribery

Dec 16th 2019, 8:45 PM 11,898 Views 42 Comments

This comes days ahead of a House vote on impeaching Trump for abuse of office and obstruction of Congress.

# trump - Friday 13 December, 2019

US Supreme Court agrees to hear cases next year over release of Trump's tax returns
# Financial Records
# Financial Records

US Supreme Court agrees to hear cases next year over release of Trump's tax returns

Dec 13th 2019, 10:43 PM 13,240 Views 34 Comments

Trump has been seeking to block access to his tax returns and other financial records in lawsuits.

Articles of impeachment against Trump approved by House of Reps committee
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Articles of impeachment against Trump approved by House of Reps committee

Dec 13th 2019, 5:22 PM 13,730 Views 47 Comments

The president is set to face charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

China says it has reached 'phase one' trade deal with the US
# Phase One
# Phase One

China says it has reached 'phase one' trade deal with the US

Dec 13th 2019, 4:52 PM 5,016 Views 6 Comments

The deal includes a progressive rollback of tariffs and the protection of intellectual property rights.

# trump - Thursday 12 December, 2019

'Chill Greta': Trump mocks Thunberg after she was named Time's Person of the Year
# Twitter Spat
# Twitter Spat

'Chill Greta': Trump mocks Thunberg after she was named Time's Person of the Year

Dec 12th 2019, 4:43 PM 61,367 Views 137 Comments

In response, Thunberg changed her Twitter bio to read “Currently chilling”.

# trump - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Democrats claim 'overwhelming' evidence as they unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Democrats claim 'overwhelming' evidence as they unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump

Updated Dec 10th 2019, 10:28 PM 23,044 Views 75 Comments

The charges stem from the president’s pressure on Ukraine to investigate his political rivals.

# trump - Monday 9 December, 2019

Trump warns Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards US
# Weapons Test
# Weapons Test

Trump warns Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards US

Dec 9th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,927 Views 7 Comments

This comes as Pyongyang said it had carried out a major new weapons test.

# trump - Saturday 7 December, 2019

What comes next in the Trump impeachment inquiry?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What comes next in the Trump impeachment inquiry?

Dec 7th 2019, 7:45 AM 17,696 Views 25 Comments

Trump is likely to face at least three articles of impeachment.

# trump - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry

Nov 26th 2019, 6:52 AM 8,621 Views 6 Comments

McGahn was a star witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.

# trump - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Trump criticised for promoting conspiracy theories about Ukraine
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump criticised for promoting conspiracy theories about Ukraine

Nov 23rd 2019, 7:52 AM 22,768 Views 63 Comments

Experts have warned about the long-term damage that the popularity of dubious theories could have on US democracy.

# trump - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

US Senate angers China after it unanimously passes bill supporting democracy in Hong Kong
# Democracy
# Democracy

US Senate angers China after it unanimously passes bill supporting democracy in Hong Kong

Nov 20th 2019, 7:06 AM 8,449 Views 22 Comments

A measure banning the sale of tear gas, rubber bullets and other equipment that have been used by security forces was also approved.

# trump - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Impeachment probe told of ‘improper’ Trump phone call with Ukraine leader
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Impeachment probe told of ‘improper’ Trump phone call with Ukraine leader

Nov 19th 2019, 3:56 PM 9,956 Views 14 Comments

Nine current and former US officials are giving evidence as the House’s impeachment inquiry accelerates.

Trump's doctor dismisses rumours of chest pains following medical checkup
# Health Concerns
# Health Concerns

Trump's doctor dismisses rumours of chest pains following medical checkup

Nov 19th 2019, 8:32 AM 18,440 Views 67 Comments

Yesterday, the Washington Post ran an editorial casting doubt on the official reason for the examination.

# trump - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Impeachment trial told that 'Trump cared more about Joe Biden probe than Ukraine'
# He's A Peach
# He's A Peach

Impeachment trial told that 'Trump cared more about Joe Biden probe than Ukraine'

Updated Nov 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 21,543 Views 54 Comments

The acting US ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor said an “irregular policy channel” was pushing for a probe into the Bidens.

# trump - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Inflatable baby Trump balloon stabbed and deflated during Alabama football game
# Alabama
# Alabama

Inflatable baby Trump balloon stabbed and deflated during Alabama football game

Nov 10th 2019, 7:41 AM 32,784 Views 47 Comments

The balloon has been flown at protests around the world, including in Dublin and London.

# trump - Friday 8 November, 2019

Facebook deleting name of potential whistleblower at centre of Trump impeachment probe
# Threats
# Threats

Facebook deleting name of potential whistleblower at centre of Trump impeachment probe

Nov 8th 2019, 10:06 PM 23,118 Views 33 Comments

The whistleblower’s lawyers have said their client’s personal safety is at risk following threats.

'It's like showing up at the nursing home at daybreak': White House official pens anonymous book on Trump
# Senior Official
# Senior Official

'It's like showing up at the nursing home at daybreak': White House official pens anonymous book on Trump

Nov 8th 2019, 7:42 AM 43,392 Views 85 Comments

Excerpts of the book, released on 19 November, were published in the Washington Post.

# trump - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Nov 7th 2019, 10:50 PM 12,961 Views 0 Comments

RTÉ’s restructuring plan, the boil water notice and the Trump impeachment probe made the headlines today.

Former US national security adviser fails to show up for impeachment probe interview
# John Bolton
# John Bolton

Former US national security adviser fails to show up for impeachment probe interview

Nov 7th 2019, 8:03 PM 22,319 Views 35 Comments

His move makes it unlikely that he will provide any testimony to the House about President Donald Trump’s handling of Ukraine.

# trump - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Trump's White House chief of staff summoned to testify in impeachment probe
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump's White House chief of staff summoned to testify in impeachment probe

Nov 6th 2019, 8:01 AM 10,228 Views 28 Comments

Mick Mulvaney is the latest official to be summoned in the investigation. paimage

# trump - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Boos and cheers: Mixed reception for Trump as he attends MMA fight in New York
# UFC
# UFC

Boos and cheers: Mixed reception for Trump as he attends MMA fight in New York

Nov 3rd 2019, 8:06 AM 28,971 Views 50 Comments

Dozens of protesters had placards with slogans such as “Trump/Pence Out Now!” and “Headlock Him Up”.

# trump - Friday 1 November, 2019

'This deal ... you can't do it': Downing Street defends Brexit deal after Trump trade warning
# Brexit Deal
# Brexit Deal

'This deal ... you can't do it': Downing Street defends Brexit deal after Trump trade warning

Nov 1st 2019, 6:53 AM 38,680 Views 25 Comments

Trump also launched an attack on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn last night.

# trump - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Donald Trump goes on Nigel Farage's radio show and says Corbyn would be 'so bad' for UK
# On The Air
# On The Air

Donald Trump goes on Nigel Farage's radio show and says Corbyn would be 'so bad' for UK

Oct 31st 2019, 6:35 PM 30,456 Views 86 Comments

Trump said a team made up of Farage and Boris Johnson would be an “unstoppable force”.

US House of Representatives approves rules for Trump impeachment probe after vote
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

US House of Representatives approves rules for Trump impeachment probe after vote

Updated Oct 31st 2019, 3:04 PM 9,526 Views 25 Comments

Pelosi said: “This is not any cause for any glee or comfort.”

# trump - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Trump comes under fire for comparing impeachment proceedings to a 'lynching'
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump comes under fire for comparing impeachment proceedings to a 'lynching'

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:30 PM 16,836 Views 60 Comments

A civil rights lawyer said the term is associated with public attacks on African-Americans down through US history.

# trump - Monday 21 October, 2019

Hillary Clinton posts parody JFK letter mocking Trump's message to Turkey
# JFK
# JFK

Hillary Clinton posts parody JFK letter mocking Trump's message to Turkey

Oct 21st 2019, 7:25 AM 37,547 Views 56 Comments

“Don’t be a d**k, ok? Get your missiles out of Cuba,” starts the letter pretending to be from president Kennedy.

# trump - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida
# Doral Golf Club
# Doral Golf Club

'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida

Oct 17th 2019, 8:55 PM 15,247 Views 29 Comments

The announcement sparked immediate accusations of corruption from the opposition Democrats.

# trump - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Hunter Biden admits error in judgment but denies any wrongdoing
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Hunter Biden admits error in judgment but denies any wrongdoing

Oct 15th 2019, 10:51 PM 23,368 Views 35 Comments

Joe Biden’s son is at the centre of an impeachment probe against US President Donald Trump.

# trump - Monday 14 October, 2019

EU agrees to suspend exporting arms to Turkey amid 'unacceptable' offensive against Kurds
# Syria
# Syria

EU agrees to suspend exporting arms to Turkey amid 'unacceptable' offensive against Kurds

Oct 14th 2019, 10:17 PM 9,997 Views 44 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said the unanimous move is in response to Turkey’s “unacceptable unilateral military action in northeast Syria”.

White House condemns fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents
# DOCTORED
# DOCTORED

White House condemns fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents

Oct 14th 2019, 7:59 PM 17,314 Views 7 Comments

In the clip, the US president’s head is superimposed on a man opening fire in the ‘Church of Fake News’.

Fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents shown at president's resort
# DOCTORED
# DOCTORED

Fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents shown at president's resort

Oct 14th 2019, 8:36 AM 28,154 Views 42 Comments

In the clip, the US president’s head is superimposed on a man opening fire in the “Church of Fake News”.

Syrian troops to help Kurds in wake of Turkish invasion
# Deployed
# Deployed

Syrian troops to help Kurds in wake of Turkish invasion

Oct 14th 2019, 7:02 AM 11,836 Views 26 Comments

It follows US President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of his troops from the conflict zone.

# trump - Friday 11 October, 2019

'Lock him up!': Trump hits out at Bidens and defends decision to withdraw from Syria
# Rally
# Rally

'Lock him up!': Trump hits out at Bidens and defends decision to withdraw from Syria

Oct 11th 2019, 8:14 AM 25,893 Views 77 Comments

The US President is seeking to use an impeachment probe against him as a weapon on the campaign trail.

# trump - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Donald Trump’s Doonbeg golf resort has been granted planning for a €38 million expansion
# Go Ahead
# Go Ahead

Donald Trump’s Doonbeg golf resort has been granted planning for a €38 million expansion

Oct 10th 2019, 11:36 AM 91,739 Views 102 Comments

Trump purchased the hotel and golf course in 2014.

# trump - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Judge rejects Trump's 'extraordinary' immunity claim, says prosecutors can see tax returns
# Stormy Daniels
# Stormy Daniels

Judge rejects Trump's 'extraordinary' immunity claim, says prosecutors can see tax returns

Oct 8th 2019, 8:09 AM 30,589 Views 42 Comments

The US President is appealing the ruling.

# trump - Monday 7 October, 2019

In a major shift, US to remove troops as Turkey set to invade Syria
# White House
# White House

In a major shift, US to remove troops as Turkey set to invade Syria

Oct 7th 2019, 7:53 AM 21,463 Views 41 Comments

This move would result in an uncertain fate for the Kurdish fighters allied with the US.

# trump - Sunday 6 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 6th 2019, 2:52 PM 20,802 Views 110 Comments

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
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Impeachment probe reaches into White House with new subpoena

Oct 5th 2019, 9:37 AM 19,462 Views 77 Comments

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
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

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

Oct 4th 2019, 10:50 AM 17,499 Views 69 Comments

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?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How does a US president get impeached?

Oct 3rd 2019, 5:15 PM 9,179 Views 65 Comments

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