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North Korea's latest ballistic missile test triggered swift condemnation Sunday from the international community as the hermit nation's move challenges President Trump in his first month in office. South Korea’s defense ministry quickly charged in a statement that Kim Jong Un’s missile...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court refused Thursday to reinstate President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations. The panel of three judges from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined to block a...
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Jeff Sessions as the next attorney general, following a bitter debate in the chamber that saw Republicans formally rebuke Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) for the manner in which she criticized her colleague from Alabama. Sessions,...
Another high-profile Trump administration official has made statements about a terror attack that never occurred. This time, it's Press Secretary Sean Spicer. Three times in one week, Spicer alluded to a terror attack in Atlanta by someone from overseas. But the...
Ninety-seven companies, from Apple to Zynga, filed an impassioned legal brief condemning President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration, stepping up the industry’s growing opposition to the policy. The amicus brief was filed late Sunday in the ninth circuit court...
As an appeals court reviews his travel ban from seven Muslim countries, President Trump claimed Monday that the public is with him, despite polls indicating otherwise.. "Any negative polls are fake news, just like the CNN, ABC, NBC polls in...
President Donald Trump has spent the better part of the last 24 hours bashing a Washington state judge's decision to temporarily halt his travel ban executive order. First came a White House statement calling the ruling "outrageous" (the word was...
The State Department and Department of Homeland Security, honoring a federal court order, began dismantling President Trump's travel ban Saturday even as the president derided the ruling as "ridiculous." U.S. District Senior Judge James Robart, from the U.S. District Court for the...
More than 100,000 visas have been revoked in the wake of the Trump administration's recent travel ban on citizens of seven mainly Muslim countries, according to reports. The Washington Post reported the figure, citing a government lawyer at a federal court...
The president is under fire after leaks emerged about his aggressive phones calls with U.S. allies Mexico and Australia. President Donald Trump on Thursday tried to dial back the uproar over his tough talk in contentious private calls with foreign...

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