Trump orders changes to asylum case handling
US President Donald Trump has directed his administration to charge fees for asylum claims and handle cases within 180 days, the White House...
Trump, US media in open war on annual dinner date
It's meant to be the annual Washington love-in, a dinner where White House journalists and the president yuck it up in a hotel ballroom.
Mexico must crack down on border crossings or face car tariffs
President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened to impose car import tariffs on Mexico if it doesn't do more to stop the flow of undocumented migrants and drug smuggling at the US border. "If Mexico doesn't give the help, that's OK, we're going to tariff their cars," Trump said at the White House. "I will do…
White House security row shines harsh light on Trump's son-in-law
Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner faced little scrutiny on his way to becoming one of America's most powerful people. But now a row over White House security clearances is pushing the president's publicity-shy favorite into unwelcome limelight.
Whistleblower reveals 'grave breaches' in White House security clearances
Some 25 White House officials including top advisors of President Donald Trump were given security clearances despite staff recommendations against it, a whistleblower has told Congress.
Bolton holds notepad saying: '5,000 troops to Colombia'
US National Security Advisor John Bolton was photographed Monday holding a notepad that included the handwritten line: "5,000 troops to Colombia."
Embattled Trump struggles to fill key White House post
A beleaguered President Donald Trump on Monday insisted hush payments made to women before the 2016 election were legal, as he struggled to fill the key position of chief of staff -- made toxic by two years of White House turmoil.
White House bars CNN reporter after heated Trump exchange
The White House on Wednesday suspended the press pass of a CNN reporter who earlier sparred with Donald Trump at a news conference...
White House denies 'micromanaging' inquiry into high court pick
US President Donald Trump hit back Sunday at suggestions his administration is trying to "micromanage" the FBI investigation of controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, accusing opposition Democrats of being interested only in obstruction. Trump on Friday had ordered the new FBI investigation into sexual assault allegations against Kavanaugh, as the Senate delayed a final…
Trump’s new world order, family and tribes
In 2016 America elected a president like never before, a disrupter and novice who, true to his promises is having a fundamental cultural, political and economic impact. The Trump doctrine is based on Trump, his family, tribes and gut feelings. Everything must evolve around him, the boss and he brooks no dissent. The family comes…