US President Donald Trump said Tuesday his pick for defense secretary, Patrick Shanahan, has withdrawn, leaving the Pentagon without a permanent boss for more than six months just as tensions soar in the Middle East. Shanahan "has decided not to go forward with his confirmation process so that he can devote more time to his…
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President Donald Trump will get a big crowd of his most loyal supporters at Tuesday's official 2020 reelection campaign kickoff in Florida but dismal early poll numbers show the larger-than-life Republican businessman is vulnerable.
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US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack Saturday on London Mayor Sadiq Khan, calling for him to be replaced as soon as possible. "LONDON needs a new mayor ASAP. Khan is a disaster - will only get worse!" Trump said on Twitter, days after labeling the mayor a "stone cold loser." Trump attached his…
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Mexico is racing to implement its deal with the United States to curb migration, the country's foreign ministry said Friday before briefing skeptical lawmakers demanding details on the "secret agreement" President Donald Trump keeps flaunting.
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The governor of the US state of Illinois on Wednesday enacted a law establishing a "fundamental right" to abortion and removing old laws that criminalized the procedure. The Illinois law was passed in response to a wave of bans and restrictions approved in other states, and Governor JB Pritzker hailed it as "a beacon of…