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New York sues to dissolve Trump Foundation

New York sues to dissolve Trump Foundation

New York's attorney general on Thursday sued US President Donald Trump and his namesake foundation.

Cambridge Analytica files for voluntary bankruptcy in US

Cambridge Analytica files for voluntary bankruptcy in US

The company claimed its business had been ruined by "numerous unfounded accusations" which rendered operating the business "no longer viable."

Trump sparks firestorm by recognising Jerusalem

Trump sparks firestorm by recognising Jerusalem

Donald Trump's defiant move -- making good on a pledge made during his 2016 presidential campaign -- ends seven decades of US ambiguity on the status of the Holy City, which is claimed by both Israelis and Palestinians.

US House panels probing Justice Dept actions in 2016 campaign

US House panels probing Justice Dept actions in 2016 campaign

The Republican chairmen of two US House of Representative panels on Tuesday said they are probing various Department of Justice actions during the 2016 presidential campaign, including FBI decisions surrounding the investigation into former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's emails.

Trump slams special counsel about Russia probe

Trump slams special counsel about Russia probe

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to complain about the special counsel investigating possible ties between his 2016 campaign and Russia while insisting that he, as president, has "complete power to pardon."

White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigns after brief tenure

White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigns after brief tenure

White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigned on Friday, ending a brief, turbulent tenure, after President Donald Trump named adviser and Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci as his top communications official.

Communications aide quits as Trump grapples with crisis

Communications aide quits as Trump grapples with crisis

A senior aide to President Donald Trump is leaving the job, the White House said, as the president considers wider staff changes amid growing political fallout over probes into Russia and his presidential campaign.

Trump wants to move quickly on new FBI director

Trump wants to move quickly on new FBI director

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday he wants to move quickly to nominate a new FBI director to replace James Comey, who he fired this week.

Trump defends firing of FBI director Comey

Trump defends firing of FBI director Comey

President Donald Trump defended his firing of FBI Director James Comey, fighting a storm of criticism that the ouster was aimed at blunting an agency probe into his presidential campaign's possible collusion with Russia.

Le Pen vows 'France first' at campaign launch

Le Pen vows 'France first' at campaign launch

Far-right leader Marine Le Pen vowed on Sunday she would be a president who puts France first as she formally launched a campaign echoing many of the themes that propelled Donald Trump to the White House.