Texas school shooting: Donald Trump fails again to call ceasefire on guns in America

Texas school shooting: Donald Trump fails again to call ceasefire on guns in America

Updated May 23, 2018 10:57:00 Photo: Christian Kaufman, 9, walks past an American flag while carrying an airsoft gun in a holster during an open carry firearm rally on the sidelines of the annual National Rifle Association (NRA) meeting in Dallas, Texas. (Reuters: Adrees Latif) The post-tragedy choreography after another …

Donald Trump to demand Justice Department probe whether FBI infiltrated presidential campaign – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump to demand Justice Department probe whether FBI infiltrated presidential campaign – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 21, 2018 05:39:00 US President Donald Trump says he will demand the Department of Justice (DOJ) review whether his 2016 presidential campaign was infiltrated or surveilled by the FBI or the department under the Obama administration. Mr Trump’s simmering anger over special counsel Robert Mueller’s year-old Russia probe …

US-North Korea: Trump speaks with President Moon following Pyongyang backflip on summit

US-North Korea: Trump speaks with President Moon following Pyongyang backflip on summit

Posted May 20, 2018 19:23:09 Photo: Mr Trump and Mr Moon spoke for 20 minutes, according to South Korea’s presidential office. (AP: Yonhap, Alex Brandon) South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump have held discussions to ensure that the North Korea-US summit remains on track after Pyongyang …

Donald Trump: Will he implode? We will know in November – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump: Will he implode? We will know in November – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 20, 2018 05:11:50 Photo: If Mr Trump implodes, it will be in November should Democrats come back in Congress. (Reuters: Kevin Lamarque) Related Story: Donald Trump’s bull run comes to an end For those in America and around the world waiting for Donald Trump to implode, this is …

Donald Trump to ban federally funded clinics from referring women for abortions

Donald Trump to ban federally funded clinics from referring women for abortions

Posted May 19, 2018 10:08:35 Photo: President Trump spoke at the annual March for Life event in January. (AP: Manuel Balce Ceneta) The Trump administration will resurrect a Reagan-era rule banning federally funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, or sharing space with abortion providers, according to a …

Donald Trump says if FBI spied on his presidential campaign it’s ‘bigger than Watergate’ – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump says if FBI spied on his presidential campaign it’s ‘bigger than Watergate’ – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 18, 2018 07:27:09 US President Donald Trump has lent credence to reports that FBI informants infiltrated his presidential campaign, saying “if so, this is bigger than Watergate!” Key points: Donald Trump refers to report in conservative National Review magazine Sarah Sanders says if reports are true, matter needs …

Here’s the latest on the investigation into Donald Trump and Russia, one year in – Donald Trump’s America

Here’s the latest on the investigation into Donald Trump and Russia, one year in – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 19, 2018 00:29:13 Photo: The Mueller investigation could be days or years away from wrapping up. (Reuters/AP) One year on. Robert Mueller’s been heading up the Special Counsel’s investigation into the Trump campaign and Russian meddling for a whole year. Is that all? Phew. External Link: Donald Trump …

Donald Trump may yet meet Kim Jong-un, but North Korea has form

Donald Trump may yet meet Kim Jong-un, but North Korea has form

Posted May 18, 2018 09:13:16 Photo: A composite of Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump. (Reuters/AP) Told you so. The news that Kim Jong-un is threatening to scuttle his planned talks with Donald Trump has sent me back to articles I have written about this nuclear saga. There it is, line …

Donald Trump criticises China for being ‘spoiled’ on trade, Wall Street turns negative

Donald Trump criticises China for being ‘spoiled’ on trade, Wall Street turns negative

Posted May 18, 2018 07:51:46 US President Donald Trump’s comments about China and other countries becoming “spoiled” did not help market sentiment on Wall Street. Markets at 7:20am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.2pc, ASX 200 (Thursday close) -0.2pc to 6,094 AUD: 75.11 US cents, 55.54 British pence, 63.64 Euro …

Morning mail: European council president condemns ‘capricious’ Trump | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Thursday 17 May. Top stories The threat posed by Donald Trump’s administration has been likened to that of China and Russia by the European council president, Donald Tusk, as he condemned the US’s withdrawal from …