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August 31, 2018 - 2:33 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, JILL COLVIN and JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Increasingly convinced that the West Wing is wholly unprepared to handle the expected assault from Democrats if they win the House in November, President Donald Trump's aides and allies are privately raising alarm...
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White House counsel Don McGahn walks towards the West Wing of the White House, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
August 30, 2018 - 11:42 am
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, KEN THOMAS and ZEKE MILLER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after announcing the departure of his White House counsel, President Donald Trump teased Thursday that he's excited about his choice for a replacement but isn't ready to share his new lawyer's name. Trump...
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August 27, 2018 - 11:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - The flags at the White House, which were lowered over the weekend to mark the death of Sen. John McCain, are back at full-staff. The flags at the U.S. Capitol, meanwhile, remained at half-staff on Monday to honor the Arizona Republican, who died Saturday of brain cancer. President...
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July 25, 2018 - 3:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's proposed Washington meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin has been delayed until 2019. National security adviser John Bolton, in a statement, cites special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election as the...
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The White House,home of the US President, in Washington DC.(Dreamstime)
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June 21, 2018 - 12:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An organizer of last year's deadly white supremacist rally in Virginia has been granted initial approval to host another rally in August, this time in the heart of the nation's capital. The National Park Service says it has approved an application for a "Unite the Right"...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 20, 2018 - 1:49 pm
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he would be signing an executive order later Wednesday that would end the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally. "We want to keep...
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In this June 18, 2018 photo, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speak to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
June 20, 2018 - 12:00 pm
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department to keep families together in detention after they are detained crossing the border illegally...
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Washington Capitals' Andre Burakovsky (65) celebrates on the ice after the Capitals defeated the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Thursday, June 7, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
June 08, 2018 - 3:37 pm
By KEN THOMAS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he expects to welcome the hometown Washington Capitals hockey team to the White House for winning the Stanley Cup. But he adds: "If they don't want to be here, I don't want them." Trump congratulated the Capitals...
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June 07, 2018 - 12:13 pm
By KEN THOMAS WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House launched a series of new advertisements Thursday aimed at warning young people about the dangers of opioids, taking another step in the effort to turn the tide against the deadly epidemic. The White House said its first public service campaign would...
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June 06, 2018 - 1:55 pm
By JILL COLVIN And ANNE FLAHERTY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday will host his first White House dinner for Islam's holy month of Ramadan, an overture that has surprised many people in the Muslim community after he skipped hosting such a meal last year. The...
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