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October 14, 2017 11:13 AM Trump’s Iran Speech Should Make Netanyahu and Khamenei Both Happy

Trump is willing to risk mayhem, in health care and the Iran nuclear deal, to satisfy his ego and erase Obama’s legacy You can just imagine Benjamin Netanyahu watching Donald Trump’s Friday night speech on Iran, lighting a cigar, sipping from a glass of pink champagne, a wide smile spreading across his face. The president of the United States was attacking 117 1

October 13, 2017 7:18 PM Iran nuclear deal: Trump vows not to recertify agreement

US President Donald Trump has condemned Iran as a "fanatical regime" and refused to continue certifying an international nuclear deal. International observers say Iran has been in full compliance with the 2015 deal freezing its nuclear programme. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the US was "more than ever isolated" and could not change the nuclear 92

October 3, 2017 10:32 PM Las Vegas shooting: Five reasons US gun laws don't change

In the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, gun control advocates are renewing calls for tightening regulation on firearms. If the story sounds familiar, it's because a similar dynamic has played out time and time again in recent years, after every new gut-wrenching incident of gun violence makes headlines. On the federal level, at least, the interest 74

October 2, 2017 11:04 PM Another tragedy but a new tone: Trump calls for unity after Las Vegas massacre

In the face of the largest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, President Trump appeared Monday at something of a loss for words. “I know we are searching for some kind of meaning in the chaos, some kind of light in the darkness,” Trump said in morning remarks from the Diplomatic Room of the White House. “The answers do not come easy.” Trump somberly 86

September 28, 2017 6:45 AM But why? Michelle Obama’s thoughts on women who voted for Donald Trump

Former US First lady Michelle Obama has blasted women who voted for US President Donald Trump. In talk delivered at a marketing conference Mrs Obama suggested that the women who voted for Trump voted against their own interests. She took a swipe at the voters who had voted for Obama saying that Hillary Clinton was the best choice for America. “Any woman 60

September 19, 2017 1:19 AM Confidence in UN's global goals faltering amid slow progress: Survey

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ambitious global goals aimed at ending poverty and inequality by 2030 are moving more slowly than expected and would struggle to get approval from United Nations members if put to a vote today, an exclusive survey showed on Tuesday. The Thomson Reuters Foundation asked policymakers, campaigners and executives with an interest 53

September 8, 2017 2:51 AM The Latest: FSU cancels football game ahead of Irma

The Latest: FSU cancels football game ahead of Irma Florida State canceled its home football game Saturday against Louisiana-Monroe because of impending Hurricane Irma. The cancellation Thursday night came after Florida Gov. Rick Scott ordered all state colleges and universities closed through Monday to support shelter and emergency relief efforts 130

September 3, 2017 2:56 PM After North Korea Nuclear Test, Trump Saves Harshest Words for South Korea

But he took a notably harsh line on Twitter against the new liberal government of President Moon Jae-in of South Korea, amid an escalating dispute over trade that threatens to weaken a central partnership in the region as North Korea races to develop a nuclear warhead capable of striking the continental United States. He was somewhat gentler in his criticism 54

August 28, 2017 10:02 AM Cost of cleaning up Harvey will bring new test of governance for Trump and GOP

The catastrophic floods brought by Hurricane Harvey to southeastern Texas will pose an immediate test for the White House and Congress, pressing policymakers to approve billions of dollars in recovery funds even though they haven’t agreed on much else this year. White House officials and GOP leaders were already taking stock of the challenge on Sunday 69

August 23, 2017 6:01 PM What Trump's Phoenix rally taught us

President Trump used his "Make America Great Again" rally to grab back control of the conversation following criticism from both opponents and supporters. His response to deadly violence in Charlottesville was widely seen as too vague in its condemnation of neo-Nazis, while some supporters have been scathing about his announcement of more US troops for Afghanistan 71