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A decorated tree stands next to the portrait of President George Washington in the East Room during the 2019 Christmas preview at the White House, Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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December 02, 2019 - 10:18 am
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is celebrating American patriotism at the White House this Christmas, incorporating red and blue into the traditional holiday green, adding a timeline of American design, innovation and architecture and studding a Christmas tree...
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President Donald Trump pardons Butter, the national Thanksgiving turkey, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, in Washington, as first lady Melania Trump watches. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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November 26, 2019 - 4:40 pm
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump couldn’t resist riffing on the House impeachment inquiry Tuesday as he continued the tradition of pardoning a Thanksgiving turkey, generating holiday-season laughter at the expense of House Intelligence Committee...
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A uniformed Secret Service Officer patrols the White House grounds during a lockdown due to an airspace violation, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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November 26, 2019 - 9:51 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol and its office buildings were briefly evacuated Tuesday amid concerns about a small aircraft in the area. Officials say the plane violated airspace rules in the restricted area. The evacuations were ordered as a precaution and lasted about half an hour. The U.S...
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First lady Melania Trump looks over the 2019 White House Christmas tree as it is delivered to the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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November 25, 2019 - 4:46 pm
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump opened the holiday season in the nation’s capital Monday by accepting delivery of the official White House Christmas tree. Members of the U.S. Marine Band played “O Christmas Tree” as a pair of horses named Cash and Ben trotted...
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President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and first lady Melania Trump stand with Conan, the U.S. Army dog that participated in the raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, i
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November 25, 2019 - 2:32 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. military dog that played a starring role in the raid that killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi seemed oblivious to the praise that President Donald Trump heaped on it Monday at the White House. Conan, a Belgian Malinois, seemed...
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Jeff Katz
November 20, 2019 - 3:12 pm
White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham revealed that Obama aides left nasty notes in the White House for incoming Trump staffers. Grisham told radio host John Fredericks on his show, "We had notes left behind that said, 'You will fail, you aren’t going to make it.' In the press office, there...
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Jeff Katz
November 05, 2019 - 1:59 pm
While much has been made of championship teams not wanting to visit the Trump White House, the Washington Nationals were one of the teams that did accept the president's invitation after their World Series title. There were several players who did not attend with the team, but those that did stood...
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November 04, 2019 - 5:14 pm
By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump mostly stuck to sports on Monday while honoring the World Series champion Washington Nationals, who had a handful of players skip the White House visit. Amid an impeachment inquiry on Capitol Hill and Washington feting its...
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Jeff Katz
October 23, 2019 - 12:10 pm
The anonymous author of a New York Times column who has been called a leader in the "resistance" against President Donald Trump will reportedly publish a "tell-all" book next month. The book, entitled, "A Warning," is claimed to be a deep behind-the-scenes look at the Trump White House and will...
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Jeff Katz
October 11, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Curiouser and curiouser. Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden reportedly had a "professional"tie to the so-called whistleblower, according to the Washington Examiner . The report from the Examiner includes statements from intelligence staffers and former White House officials. Though the...
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