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Robert Mueller, the Special Counsel investigating alleged Russian interference in the US election, will scrutinise links between Donald Trump's campaign and Cambridge Analytica - the British firm accused of using the personal information of millions of Facebook users for campaigning, without their
GENEVA (AP) — The World Trade Organization says it's making a "detailed analysis" of President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on up to $60 billion worth of Chinese imports amid rising concerns of a trade war that sent stock markets reeling.
A former Playboy model who claims she had a 10-month affair with Donald Trump has alleged that he offered her money after they first had sex. Karen McDougal said she slept with the US president “many dozens of times” after their relationship began in 2006 - three months after his wife Melania gave birth
The top cop for U.S. consumer finance has decided not to sue a payday loan collector and is weighing whether to drop cases against three payday lenders, said five people with direct knowledge of the matter. The move shows how Mick Mulvaney, named interim head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal who claims she had affair with Donald Trump alleges he tried to pay her after first sexual encounter
Asian markets were rocked on Friday after Donald Trump moved forward with plans to impose tariffs on up to $60bn (£42bn) of imports from China. Under the terms of a presidential memorandum signed by Mr Trump, he will target the Chinese imports only after a 30-day consultation period, which gives industry
China's threat to fight trade war 'to the end' sends Asian markets tumbling after Trump escalates tariffs row
Donald Trump replaces HR McMaster with foreign policy hawk John Bolton as national security adviser
Charging ahead with the dramatic remaking of his White House, President Donald Trump said he would replace national security adviser H.R. McMaster with the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, a foreign policy hawk entering a White House facing key decisions on Iran and North Korea. After weeks of speculation
Thursday's announcement that National Security Adviser H.R McMaster will be the latest top aide to leave the White House spotlights President Donald Trump's mercurial decision-making when it comes to staffing the top ranks of government. McMaster showed up to work Thursday the same way he had
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lead lawyer in the special counsel's Russia investigation has resigned. The move on Thursday has shaken up the legal team just as Trump intensifies attacks on an inquiry he calls nothing more than a witch hunt.
Former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who claims to have had a 10-month affair with U.S. President Donald Trump starting in 2006, told CNN’S Anderson Cooper 360 in an interview broadcast on Thursday night that she was in love with Trump. Asked if Trump ever said he loved her, McDougal said, " All
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Playboy model apologized to First Lady Melania Trump for a 10-month affair she claims she had with President Donald Trump that started with him offering her money after the first time they had sex.
'You're fired!': Who Donald Trump has sacked and who has resigned during his time as president
“There will always be change,” those were President Donald Trump’s words last week when asked about the likelihood of more staff turnover at the White House – how right he was. The make-up of the White House, and his administration, is now much different to what it was less than a month ago. Starting
Britain’s national security strategy is not adequately responding to the dramatic changes triggered by the rise of Isis, Brexit and Donald Trump’s election, MPs have warned. The Government launched the National Security Capability Review (NCSR) as a “quick refresh” of capabilities last year but a committee
In choosing to make John Bolton his third National Security Adviser, Donald Trump is empowering a hawkish figure who rose to prominence under George W Bush. A vocal supporter of the American invasion of Iraq, Mr Bolton served in the State Department during Mr Bush’s first term before becoming America
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster with John Bolton, a former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
Donald Trump is replacing national security adviser HR McMaster with the hawkish former Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton in the latest administration shake-up. In a sign of the administration’s unusually high rate of turnover, the pro-Iraq war hardliner will become Mr Trump’s third National
WASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA is offering up a few details about the secret life of Gina Haspel, the former undercover agent President Donald Trump has picked to lead the intelligence agency.
A judge in New York has given the owners of a formerly Trump-branded hotel in Panama a victory over the U.S. president's company. U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos has blocked Trump International Hotels Management LLC from pursuing a conspiracy claim against the majority owner of the Bahia Grand
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down more than 700 points, with investors fearing that trade tensions will spike between the US and China after President Donald Trump unveiled new tariffs against Beijing. The Dow sank 724 points, or 2.9 per cent, to 23,957. The Nasdaq lost 178 points, or 2.4
When the Trump administration announced tariffs on US imports of steel and aluminum in the name of national security, America’s allies were shocked. They could be trusted with shared military intelligence, but not base metal production? Many foreign diplomats seem to have prevailed upon the US with their
Donald Trump has said he “would like to” testify as part of the ongoing probe into whether Trump campaign advisers colluded with the Russian government during the 2016 presidential election. “Yes, I would like to,” Mr Trump told reporters at the White House after being asked if he would submit to questioning