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Trump disputes Puerto Rico storm death toll, draws outcry

14 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday disputed Puerto Rico's official death toll of 3,000 from hurricanes last year and accused Democrats of inflating the figure that was reached in an independent academic study. | Video

Trump accuses social media firms of 'silencing millions'

24 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump accused social media companies on Friday of silencing "millions of people" in an act of censorship, but without offering evidence to support the claim. | Video

Exclusive - U.S. Commerce's Ross picks ZTE monitor after rejecting 'Never Trump' lawyer

24 Aug 2018

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has appointed a former federal prosecutor to monitor China's ZTE Corp after people familiar with the matter said he rescinded an offer to a former U.S. official for signing a "Never Trump" letter before the 2016 presidential election.

Sessions hits back at Trump over criticism

24 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired back at President Donald Trump on Thursday after Trump gave a scathing assessment of his leadership at the Justice Department. | Video

Trump warnt vor Zusammenbruch der Märkte bei Amtsenthebung

23 Aug 2018

Washington Der unter Druck geratene US-Präsident Donald Trump hat vor den Folgen eines Amtsenthebungsverfahrens gegen ihn gewarnt.

U.S. lawmakers seek to impose more sanctions on 'menace' Russia

21 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers pushed for more aggressive steps to counteract the Russian "menace" on Tuesday, despite Trump administration officials insisting current sanctions were having an effect and vowing to impose more economic pain if Moscow does not change its behaviour.

U.S. Senator Paul delivers letter from Trump to Putin's government

09 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul said on Wednesday he delivered a letter from President Donald Trump to Russian President Vladimir Putin's government, but the senator and the White House offered different characterizations of the message.

Trump says his son sought information on Clinton from Russians in 2016

06 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump acknowledged on Sunday that his son met with Russians in 2016 at Trump Tower to get information on his election opponent Hillary Clinton, saying it was "totally legal" and "done all the time in politics." | Video

Trump urges attorney general to end Russia probe 'right now'

01 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump appealed to Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end an investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election, drawing a rebuke from his fellow Republicans in Congress who said the probe must go on. | Video

Trump says collusion is not a crime as first Russia probe trial begins

31 Jul 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump again attacked Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russia and the 2016 U.S. election on Tuesday, reiterating that his campaign did not collude with Moscow and saying collusion is not a crime anyway.

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