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Trump weighing all options to fund border wall: White House

Trump weighing all options to fund border wall: White House

US President Donald Trump is weighing every possible option to find money to build his wall along the southern US border, even as he considers a bipartisan border security deal from Congress ...

Trump ramps up Mexico wall row with speech, border visit

Trump ramps up Mexico wall row with speech, border visit

President Donald Trump was set Tuesday to deliver a primetime address to the nation on immigration as he pushed for a showdown in his battle for a controversial US-Mexico border wall.

White House signals some compromise in ending US government shutdown

White House signals some compromise in ending US government shutdown

Showing signs of compromise, the White House signaled on Sunday that talks to reopen the federal government could produce a deal in which President Donald Trump moves away from his demand that a proposed barrier along the southern border be a concrete wall.

Trump says US govt shutdown to last until agreement on border wall

Trump says US govt shutdown to last until agreement on border wall

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the partial shutdown of the federal government was going to last until his demand for funds to build a wall on the US-Mexico border is met.

US government partially shut down in fight over Trump's border wall

US government partially shut down in fight over Trump's border wall

The US government was partially shut down early on Saturday in a fierce dispute over President Donald Trump's demands that Congress assign $5 billion for a wall along the border with Mexico.

Trump threatens US govt shutdown over immigration

Trump threatens US govt shutdown over immigration

The Republican president has used the threat of a government shutdown several times since taking office in 2017.

Protesters in California denounce Trump visit

Protesters in California denounce Trump visit

Protesters marched and held rallies on Monday ahead of President Donald Trump's first official visit to California.

At G20, Trump sticks to his guns on Mexico wall

At G20, Trump sticks to his guns on Mexico wall

US President Donald Trump said on Friday he still wants Mexico to pay for a planned border wall, as he met his Mexican counterpart for the first time as head of state.

Pentagon investigating Flynn over foreign payments

Pentagon investigating Flynn over foreign payments

The Pentagon inspector general has launched an investigation into whether Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, accepted money from foreign entities without the required approval, according to a letter released by House Democrats yesterday.

Wilder stops Washington to retain WBC crown

Wilder stops Washington to retain WBC crown

Undefeated Deontay Wilder stopped Gerald Washington in the fifth round to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title.

Simmons set for key exam on foot injury

Simmons set for key exam on foot injury

Australian playmaker Ben Simmons, the top pick in last year’s NBA Draft, will have his broken right foot examined next Thursday in New York to see when he might finally be able to make his NBA debut.

Mexico president cancels talks as wall row deepens

Mexico president cancels talks as wall row deepens

Mexico's president on Thursday scrapped a planned summit with Donald Trump in the face of insistent tweets from the US president demanding Mexico pay for a border wall.