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Trump signs order on police reform after weeks of protests about racial injustice

Trump signs order on police reform after weeks of protests about racial injustice

President Donald Trump, facing criticism that his policies and inflammatory rhetoric have aggravated a racial divide in the United States, signed an order on Tuesday

US appeals court wary of Justice Department bid to drop case against ex-Trump adviser Flynn

US appeals court wary of Justice Department bid to drop case against ex-Trump adviser Flynn

A US appeals court on Friday appeared skeptical of the Justice Department's unprecedented effort to drop a criminal case against President Donald Trump's former adviser Michael Flynn, signaling no quick end

US crowds defy curfews to protest George Floyd's death, but violence subsides

US crowds defy curfews to protest George Floyd's death, but violence subsides

US protesters ignored curfews as they vented their anger over the death of an unarmed black man at the hands of police, but there was a drop in violence overnight

Trump says he is considering restoring some funding to WHO, no decision made

Trump says he is considering restoring some funding to WHO, no decision made

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday his administration was considering numerous proposals about the World Health Organization, including one in which Washington would pay about 10% of its former level.

Pence staffer tests positive for coronavirus, Trump says W.House staffers wearing masks

Pence staffer tests positive for coronavirus, Trump says W.House staffers wearing masks

US President Donald Trump on Friday said certain White House staff members have started wearing face masks, one day after the White House said his personal valet had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Amir, Trump discuss strategic relations

Amir, Trump discuss strategic relations

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held Wednesday a telephone conversation with US President Donald Trump

US House Speaker Pelosi says 'very close' to coronavirus funding deal

US House Speaker Pelosi says 'very close' to coronavirus funding deal

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she believed lawmakers are very close to a deal on approving extra money to help small businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic.

Sanders quits US presidential race, setting up Biden battle with Trump

Sanders quits US presidential race, setting up Biden battle with Trump

Bernie Sanders, a democratic socialist whose progressive agenda pushed the Democratic Party sharply to the left, ended his White House campaign on Wednesday

Trump removes inspector general overseeing implementation of $2.3tn coronavirus relief

Trump removes inspector general overseeing implementation of $2.3tn coronavirus relief

President Donald Trump has removed the inspector general who was named to oversee implementation of the $2.3 trillion coronavirus economic relief, Politico reported on Tuesday.

Russian space agency says Trump paving way to seize other planets

Russian space agency says Trump paving way to seize other planets

The Russian space agency, Roscosmos, accused Donald Trump on Tuesday of creating a basis to take over other planets by signing an executive order outlining U.S. policy on commercial mining in space.

US ramps up virus response with shutdowns, rate cut and a curfew

US ramps up virus response with shutdowns, rate cut and a curfew

US nightlife capitals New York and Los Angeles ordered bars and restaurants to close or go take-out only as the country scrambled to contain the coronavirus pandemic and the Federal Reserve slashed rates to stem the fallout.

Trump declares coronavirus national emergency

Trump declares coronavirus national emergency

US President Donald Trump announced a national state of emergency on Friday, freeing up $50 billion in federal funds for the battle against the coronavirus pandemic as he vowed to "vastly" ramp up testing capacity.