Monday, July 4, 2022

All posts tagged "United States"

  • Trump targets many more immigrants for possible deportation

    WASHINGTON — Many more people living in the United States illegally could face rapid deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under the Trump administration’s sweeping rewrite of immigration enforcement policies announced Tuesday. Any...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
  • Trump denounces ‘horrible’ threats against Jewish centers

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centers as “horrible … painful” and said more must be done “to root out hate and prejudice and evil.” Trump’s remarks, made at the...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
  • Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch

    VIENNA — An Austrian court on Tuesday approved a U.S. extradition request for a Ukrainian oligarch suspected of paying millions of dollars in bribes to Indian officials. The court decision overturns a lower court ruling nearly two...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
  • In Trump’s future looms a familiar shutdown threat

    WASHINGTON — Add a potential government shutdown to President Donald Trump’s growing roster of headaches. Beneath the capital’s radar looms a vexing problem — a catchall spending package that’s likely to top $1 trillion and could get...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
  • Trump’s weekends in Florida include work and golf

    PALM BEACH, Fla. — For the past three weekends, President Donald Trump has flown on Air Force One to his private Florida club, where in addition to work, he has dined with family and friends, attended parties...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
  • Thousands of demonstrators across US say ‘Not My President’

    Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President’s Day. The protests on the federal holiday didn’t draw nearly as many people as the...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
  • Trump weighs mobilizing Nat Guard for immigration roundups

    The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The...

    • Posted February 17, 2017
  • Trump’s reluctant dismissals could alter White House

    WASHINGTON — Though Donald Trump fashions himself a loyal boss, his inner circle has been steadily shrinking — revealing Trump’s willingness to cast aside some of his most devoted advisers. This week, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn...

    • Posted February 17, 2017
  • Pence aiming to reassure allies at start of Trump presidency

    WASHINGTON — Making his debut on the world stage, Vice President Mike Pence will seek to reassure skeptical allies in Europe about U.S. foreign policy under President Donald Trump, who has made his “America First” mantra a...

    • Posted February 17, 2017
  • FACT CHECK: Trump’s messy case that he inherited a mess

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday made a messy case that he “inherited a mess” from his predecessor. Economic stats and territorial losses of Islamic State insurgents don’t support his assertions about the problems handed to...

    • Posted February 16, 2017