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President Donald Trump Tweetstorm – The Saturday Edition  Deadline

Let's face it – most musicians don't like President Donald Trump. That was underlined on Friday, when R.E.M. bassist Mike Mills took to Twitter to protest the use ...

Why Trump wants you to be afraid of high speed trains  CNN

In President Donald Trump's world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains.

Ann Coulter after Trump's order: ‘The only national emergency is that our president is an idiot’  USA TODAY

President Donald Trump's announcement Friday that he was declaring a national emergency wasn't received well by all Republicans, none more vocal than ...

Lindsey Graham says Trump has to "do it on his own" to build the wall  CBS News

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, said that President Trump has "got to do it on his own" to build a border wall in an interview with "Face the Nation" ...

Trump’s Attempt to Circumvent Congress Leaves Uneasy Senate Republicans With Hard Choice  The New York Times

It remains to be seen whether Senate Republicans will act collectively to try to stop the president or how far into uncharted territory they are willing to follow him.

Trump foreign policy under attack from all sides at European security conference  The Washington Post

MUNICH — An annual security conference where Western allies have long forged united fronts erupted Saturday into a full-scale assault on the Trump ...

In ‘The Threat,’ Andrew McCabe Issues the Latest Warning Call About Trump’s America  The New York Times

On the back cover of his new book, “The Threat: How the F.B.I. Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump,” Andrew G. McCabe looks preposterously fit (he ...

With Trump’s Tough Deterrents, Many Asylum Seekers on the Border are Giving Up  The New York Times

Thousands of migrants waiting to cross into the United States are returning home or staying in Mexico, dealing the president an apparent win.

Trump's National Emergency Faces Legal Challenges On 3 Main Fronts  NPR

President Trump's emergency declaration to build a border wall will face challenges from Congress, the courts and groups that will lose money for projects that ...

Trump's message is having an impact on NATO, secretary general says  CNBC

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told CNBC that President Donald Trump's rhetoric on defense spending is having an "important" impact on the ...

Trump's Venezuela policy isn't a case of right versus left. It's a case of right versus wrong.  NBC News

The people of Venezuela are being held hostage by Nicolas Maduro. For years, he has denied them food, medicine and basic supplies. More than three million ...

The War That Wasn’t: Trump Claims Obama Was Ready to Strike North Korea  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — America was on the brink of war. As President Barack Obama prepared to leave office, he was contemplating yet another conflict in Asia, ...

The Power Of Congress After Trump's Emergency Declaration  NPR

The president circumvented Congress by declaring a national emergency. James Wallner of the conservative R Street Institute tells NPR's Scott Simon that ...

Trump's tariffs have helped steel companies. Workers are still waiting.  CNN

American steel companies are planning to reopen several mills this year, adding jobs across the country, thanks in part to President Donald Trump's tariffs.

Trump’s declaration of national emergency was unnecessarily ‘dramatic’: Victor Davis Hanson  Fox News

The pending legal battle over the national emergency declared by President Trump may all center around “semantics,” Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis ...

How much stolen money is Trump eyeing to build his wall?  The Washington Post

When U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized Gerardo Serrano's pickup truck in September 2015, there was no judge to oversee his case.

Donald Trump is (probably) healthier than you  CNN

The results are in! And Donald Trump is in "very good health overall."

You won't believe what Trump just said: 6 eye-popping moments  NBC News

From praising China's practice of executing drug dealers to waxing about Rush Limbaugh, the Rose Garden press conference was filled with extraordinary ...

National Emergency Declaration: California To Sue Trump Administration  NPR

California's governor and attorney general say the state will challenge President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to fund a southern border wall.

Trump’s ‘emergency’ is his latest assault on the norms of American democracy  The Washington Post

The Trump administration is proving very stressful for anyone who cares about the future of American democracy, because it is an ongoing stress test of our ...

Trump's raid on Pentagon funds draws bipartisan Hill fire  POLITICO

The move is likely to be subjected to myriad legal challenges and votes to block it in Congress.

There’s an emergency — and it’s Trump’s power grab  The Washington Post

The Post reports: Congress on Thursday approved a massive budget deal to avert an impending government shutdown, and President Trump promised to sign it ...

Special counsel Robert Mueller interviewed Trump's press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders  CNBC

"The President urged me, like he has everyone in the administration, to fully cooperate with the special counsel. I was happy to voluntarily sit down with them," ...

Blaming Political Climate, Trumps Give Up on New Hotels  The Indian Express

In the early months of the Trump administration, with the president no longer running his family business, his eldest sons embarked on a plan to roll out two new ...

Trump may have his first 2020 Republican challenger with former Massachusetts governor  CNN

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld said he's launching a presidential exploratory committee to run in 2020 as a Republican.

Trump Sings Praises of Hannity and Limbaugh in Rose Garden  The New York Times

The president spoke less glowingly of his onetime supporter Ann Coulter and revived his “fake news” mantra in a reply to Jim Acosta of CNN.

Reporters tried to correct Trump’s incorrect data on immigration. It was … not effective.  The Washington Post

One of the comments that political observers offer to reporters with some regularity is that more should be done to challenge President Trump's repeated lies and ...

Ethics officials questioned shifting explanations on Trump’s reimbursement to Michael Cohen for hush-money payment, House Oversight chairman says  The Washington Post

The revelation by Trump attorney Rudolph Giuliani that the president repaid Cohen prompted ethics officials to press the president's lawyers about the payment.

Trump Puts Best Face on Border Deal, as Aides Try to Assuage an Angry Right  The New York Times

It was arguably the most punishing defeat President Trump has experienced in office, and it left the White House scrounging for other ways to pay for a wall.

Lawmakers brace for Trump's next move on auto tariffs  CNN

Members of Congress are looking to roll back Trump's power to impose Section 232 national security tariffs as pressure mounts ahead of a key deadline for ...

What Donald Trump's giant White House golf simulator says about him  CNN

Within the last few weeks, President Donald Trump had a room-sized golf simulator installed in his personal quarters at the White House, according to The ...

Trump's pick to lead the World Bank once described himself as 25-year opponent to the institution  CNN

President Donald Trump's pick to lead the World Bank described himself in 2011 remarks as a 25-year opponent to the institution and others like it, saying that ...

Pence hails 'remarkable, extraordinary' Trump tenure in attack on US allies  The Guardian

Vice-president tells European and Asian allies they should follow the US in quitting the Iran deal and recognizing Juan Guaido. Reuters in Munich. Sat 16 Feb ...

Former CBP Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske On Trump's Border Declaration  NPR

NPR's Scott Simon asks former drug czar and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske about President Trump's declaration of a ...

Top US general disagrees with Trump over Syria troop pullout  CNN

Muscat, Oman (CNN) The US commander who has been leading the war against ISIS told CNN Friday that he disagreed with Donald Trump's decision in ...

Trump's Immigration 'Emergency' Raises a False Flag, and Demeans the Constitution  The Daily Beast

An extra-constitutional order based on a false crisis is much worse than just a feeble PR play by a frustrated president itching to do something after being ...

Trump’s false claim that violent crime hasn’t gone down ‘in a long while’  The Washington Post

“Through the combined effort of everyone here today, violent crime is now going down for the first time in a long while.” — President Trump, remarks to Major ...

Trump's National Emergency Declaration Is Likely To Face Constitutionality Challenges  NPR

When President Trump declared a national emergency for border wall funding Friday, he said he expected legal challenges. The central question will likely ...

Trump declares emergency, but the wall won’t do anything about drugs  Vox.com

Trump said his emergency actions for the wall will stop drug trafficking. They won't.

Merkel Rejects Trump Calling German Cars a Security Threat  TIME

Chancellor Angela Merkel rejected President Donald Trump suggesting that European autos are a threat to U.S. national security.

Rahm Emanuel warns Dems not to 'mimic' Trump's politics, says Virginia's Northam shouldn't resign  Fox News

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel doesn't agree with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that if President Trump can declare a national emergency to bypass Congress ...

Trump’s friend just tried to blame America first  The Washington Post

Billionaire Tom Barrack, Donald Trump's friend, informal adviser and chairman of the president's inaugural committee, sounded like a man without a soul.

2019 has been Trump’s most disjunctive year yet. And it’s only February.  Vox.com

Three gaps help us understand the politics of the wall, the shutdown, and the national emergency declaration.

Trump’s Trade Warrior Takes the Fight to Beijing  POLITICO

Robert Lighthizer has spent his entire career preparing for the next two weeks of negotiations with China. The Trump administration's 71-year-old U.S. trade ...

Trump's Phony National Emergency  The National Interest Online

There is no emergency. There is no crisis. There is no invasion. There is certainly no need to trash the United States Constitution. There is a fantasy. According ...

Fox's Chris Wallace: Unlike Trump's, Previous National Emergencies Were Actually Real  The Daily Beast

Following Friday's announcement of a national emergency by President Trump to secure additional funding for a border wall, Fox News anchor Chris Wallace ...

The massacre Trump’s envoy to Venezuela wants us to forget  The Washington Post

Elliott Abrams tried to suppress reports of the 1981 slaughter at El Mozote.

Trump's racist Elizabeth Warren taunts have entered a new phase  CNN

President Donald Trump can't merely slur Elizabeth Warren with the nickname "Pocahontas" anymore. That's old hat.

Donald Trump's Art of the Climbdown  TIME

President Donald Trump famously wrote the book “The Art of the Deal,” and his supporters often tout his negotiating skills as one of his chief assets in office.

BBC cameraman assaulted during Trump rally in El Paso  Vox.com

A BBC camera operator was attacked at a rally held by President Donald Trump in El Paso, Texas, on Monday — one where the president repeatedly goaded ...

Trump’s ‘mission accomplished’ moment on ISIS  POLITICO

The president has described the terror group as 'decimated,' but its branches still hold territory outside Iraq and Syria.

Trump referred to ‘gun violence’ in his Parkland remembrance. Hours later, he changed it to ‘school violence.’  The Washington Post

In the entire lengthy statement, Trump doesn't mention meaningful gun policy once.

EXCLUSIVE: The first interview with Trump's new science adviser  Science Magazine

The new science adviser to President Donald Trump has studied the causes and effects of extreme weather for nearly 4 decades. But meteorologist Kelvin ...

Week In Politics: Trump's National Emergency Declaration  NPR

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with political commentators, David Brooks of The New York Times, and Matthew Yglesias of Vox, about President Trump's national ...

Trump's Rose Garden Fiasco Was a Commercial for the 25th Amendment  Esquire

If your uncle behaved like this, you'd hide the car keys.

The three 2020 Democrats Trump's campaign is watching most closely  POLITICO

The president's campaign is collecting opposition research on Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker. Trump himself has his eye on Joe Biden.

Texas landowners file first lawsuit to block Trump's national emergency declaration  CNBC

Three Texas landowners and an environmental group filed the first lawsuit on Friday challenging U.S. President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration ...

Trump’s “NO EVIDENCE OF COLLUSION” tweet, explained  Vox.com

President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that the Senate Intelligence Committee's Russia investigation has exonerated him, finding “NO ...

Andrew McCabe's 'The Threat': Trump Era Memoir By Ex-FBI Director Is A Dark Vision  NPR

Andrew McCabe, the former acting director of the FBI, says President Trump's treatment of the bureau and its probe of Russian interference in the 2016 ...

Trump's Wall Won't Solve a National Emergency. It Is One  WIRED

After weeks—years, really—of debate over the Trump administration's proposed wall at the US-Mexico border, Congress will vote on a spending bill Thursday ...

Trump’s Fantasy Vision of the Police  The Atlantic

The president's core beliefs about law enforcement don't always align with those of the officers he claims to represent.

Trump's call for compromise is only on his own terms  CNN

The state of Donald Trump is unrepentant and defiant. And while he says he's open to compromise and national unity -- it must be on his terms.

Trump’s presidential physical exam, explained  Vox.com

President Donald Trump had his second full physical exam last Friday. By that evening, the 72-year-old's personal physician — Dr. Sean Conley — released a ...

AOC Bill to Block Trump Emergency Declaration on Border  Bloomberg

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she will introduce a bill with fellow Democratic Representative Joaquin Castro to stop President Donald Trump's ...

As Mueller probe winds down, House Trump investigation powers up  CNN

All along, the White House had hoped that President Donald Trump's torment over Russia would end with Robert Mueller's final report.

Fact checking Trump's El Paso speech  CNN

President Donald Trump repeated a few hits from his State of the Union address to an El Paso, Texas, audience on Monday night -- in a much more lively and ...

Adam Schiff steps into Trump's line of fire  NBC News

Face-off emerges between a president who spends a lot of his time watching cable television, and a powerful member of Congress who's often on it.

Flag-waving and Democrat-bashing: Trump's blueprint to win in 2020  The Guardian

Trump plans to sell a simple message of economic prosperity threatened by radical leftwingers. Could it really work?

Here's How Trump's New Attorney General, William Barr, Controls Who Will See the Mueller Report  TIME

The new Attorney General is the most important person in America when it comes to access to the Mueller report.

Trump’s Iraq Strategy Is Foolish  Foreign Affairs Magazine

U.S. troops are on their way out of Syria. In Afghanistan, a similar drawdown, perhaps even a permanent exit, is in the offing as peace talks with the Taliban ...

Keilar details Trump's record of not apologizing  CNN

After President Trump called Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN)'s apology for a controversial tweet "lame," CNN's Brianna Keilar looked at how the President handled ...

Federal prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee  CNN

Federal prosecutors in New York on Monday subpoenaed President Donald Trump's inaugural committee for documents related to donors, vendors and ...

Senate confirms Trump's attorney general pick William Barr, who will now oversee Mueller probe  CNBC

President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, William Barr, was confirmed in the Senate on Thursday to take over the Justice Department, where he ...

Shrinking Retail Spending May Cut Into Trump's GDP Target  NPR

What started off as a strong holiday shopping season ended with a whimper, as December retail sales posted the sharpest drop in nine years. That could mean ...

Trump's personal letter 'touched' woman who was battling brain tumor: 'I couldn't believe it'  Fox News

Rachel Robbins, 27, a nursing student at the University of South Alabama who was recently diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor, was shocked when she ...

Smaller Income Tax Refunds Bring Anger, Confusion Over Trump Tax Overhaul  NPR

Tax refunds so far have been smaller than last year's. Some taxpayers kept a bigger share of their income, but for others it reflects an overhaul that rewarded ...

Trump’s Trade War Leaves American Whiskey on the Rocks  The New York Times

Squeezed by retaliatory tariffs, the spirits industry is joining a growing chorus of businesses pressuring the president to back off his trade fights.

Trump ignites new immigration furor ahead of State of the Union  CNN

President Donald Trump is carving new divides on immigration ahead of his State of the Union address that likely offer a more reliable guide to the year ahead ...

Fact checking Trump's snowstorm tweet  CNN

During Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar's 2020 announcement speech in the midst of a snowstorm in Minneapolis Sunday, President Donald Trump tweeted out ...

Former Trump Officials Are Supposed to Avoid Lobbying. Except 33 Haven’t.  ProPublica

The former officials — including ex-Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke — have found ways to sidestep the administration's ethics pledge. At least 18 of them are now ...

Trump: Shinzo Abe nominated me for Nobel peace prize  The Guardian

Donald Trump has claimed that Japan's prime minister nominated him for the Nobel peace prize for his work to open up a dialogue with North Korea. At a White ...

Trump's artificial intelligence order lacks funding but not a target — China  NBC News

Nearly two years after China first laid out its plan to become the world leader in artificial intelligence by 2030, the U.S. on Monday released its own playbook.

The 35 most outrageous lines from Donald Trump's Super Bowl interview  CNN

In retrospect, President Donald Trump's interview with CBS News' Margaret Brennan was the most entertaining part of the Super Bowl.

President Trump made 8,158 false or misleading claims in his first two years  The Washington Post

Midway through his term, the president has accumulated many, many Pinocchios.

First on CNN: New York federal prosecutors seek interviews with Trump Organization executives  CNN

Federal prosecutors in New York have requested interviews in recent weeks with executives at the Trump Organization, according to people familiar with the ...

'Start Here': Trump's wall, Amazon dumps New York City, Andrew McCabe speaks out  ABC News

It's Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. Let's start here. 1. Build in case of emergency. Both houses of Congress on Thursday passed a border security funding bill to avert a ...

More of Trump's personal schedules leaked to press: Axios | TheHill  The Hill

President Trump spent about 50 percent of his time from Monday to Thursday last week in "Executive Time," according to a new batch of leaked private sch.

Trump’s superpower is his shamelessness  The Washington Post

Unlike the rest of us, he is not hobbled by fact, consistency or logic.

Trump's HIV strategy faces potential minefield  POLITICO

The ambitious State of the Union pronouncement has been undermined by President Donald Trump's own actions.

Trump’s Syria Withdrawal Order Forces Allies to Weigh Return of ISIS Detainees  The New York Times

The American military departure may have a silver lining: a long-awaited resolution for thousands of Islamic State detainees who have been held indefinitely in ...

‘That is a ridiculous question’: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s tense clash with Trump’s Venezuela envoy  The Washington Post

In case anyone thought Omar was going to lay low for a while, Wednesday's clash with new Venezuela envoy Elliott Abrams should disavow them of that belief.

The incredible turnover in Trump's Cabinet in 1 photo  CNN

When President Donald Trump delivers his second official State of the Union address he'll be speaking to a very different audience. Democrat Nancy Pelosi, the ...

Ann Coulter, immigration hardliners are outraged over Trump’s shutdown deal  Vox.com

President Donald Trump's latest proposal to reopen the government is not just a non-starter for Democrats — it has his own base up in arms, calling it "amnesty."

Will Yemen Be Trump's First Veto?  The National Interest Online

A repudiation of the U.S. effort in Yemen passed the House Wednesday, and is expected to pass the Senate.

Trump's State of the Union guests highlight themes of his speech  CNN

Tree of Life massacre survivors. Sobriety from the opioid epidemic. A prisoner advocate. A tax cut beneficiary. A kid named Trump.

TVA to close Paradise coal-fired power plant in Kentucky despite Trump's plea  CBS News

Frankfort, Ky. — A federal utility board voted Thursday to close a coal-fired power plant in Kentucky, rejecting pleas from President Donald Trump and U.S. ...

How Trump’s Swamp Works Now  Rolling Stone

At 3:45 p.m. on October 6th, 2017, an unassuming man in his early sixties with a low, raspy voice and a thin, wide smile arrived at the White House. He had been ...

Trump’s Followers Believe His Lies About the Wall  Slate

On Monday night, President Donald Trump held a rally in El Paso, Texas. He chose the location based on his claim, delivered in last week's State of the Union ...

Trump's new gun export rules could aid terrorists, tyrants and criminals  CNN

The Trump administration wants to change export rules to make it easier for the US to sell firearms abroad. The outcome will likely be more guns in the hands of ...