Puerto Rico governor faces calls to resign over leaked chat

By Clyde Hughes  (0) Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello is seen during a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House on October 19, 2017.  File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo July 15 (UPI) -- Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello is under pressure to resign after leaked online private group chats between he and [...]

2019-07-15T14:03:19+00:00July 15th, 2019|

British ambassador to U.S. quits after leaked comments about Trump

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) British Ambassador to the United States Kim Darroch resigned Wednesday after leaks exposed his criticism of President Donald Trump. File Photo by Michael Reynolds/EPA-EFE July 10 (UPI) -- British ambassador Kim Darroch resigned Wednesday after leaked memos showed he criticized President Donald Trump as "insecure" and "incompetent." Darroch said in a letter to the [...]

2019-07-10T13:50:28+00:00July 10th, 2019|

Trump: We will no longer ‘deal with’ Britain’s ambassador

President Donald Trump criticized British Prime Minister Theresa May for how she handled her country's exit proposal from the European Union in a tweet thread that said the White House would no longer work with the European nation's ambassador to the United States. May Photo by Shealah Craighead/UPI | License Photo July 9 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump said he [...]

2019-07-09T13:45:10+00:00July 9th, 2019|

Trump says ‘favored-nations clause’ on drug prices is on its way

By Danielle Haynes  (1) President Donald Trump, speaking to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before his departure Friday for Bedminster, N.J., promised executive action to help cut drug prices. Photo by Yuri Gripas/UPI | License Photo July 5 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump on Friday said his administration intends to announce a plan to decrease [...]

2019-07-06T14:02:05+00:00July 6th, 2019|

Hickenlooper campaign losing key staffers amid shakeup

Former Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks to reporters after the second night of the Democratic presidential debates in Miami, Fla., on June 27. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo July 2 (UPI) -- The campaign of Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper is going through a major shakeup, with the loss of five key staffers. Campaign manager Brad Komar, national [...]

2019-07-02T16:16:10+00:00July 2nd, 2019|

Trump: Immigration raids could start Fourth of July

By Clyde Hughes  (1) President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in Osaka, Japan, on Saturday after closing the G20 Summit talks. He said immigration deportations could begin Thursday. Photo by Kimimasa Mayama/EPA June 29 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump said his postponed immigration raids in 10 major cities could start up on Independence Day unless "something [...]

2019-06-30T14:57:11+00:00June 30th, 2019|

Kim Jong Un is willing to denuclearize, Xi Jinping says

South Korean President Moon Jae-in (L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) prior to their summit talks in Osaka, Japan, on Thursday at the G-20 summit. Photo by Yonhap/EPA-EFE June 27 (UPI) -- Kim Jong Un's "will to denuclearize" has remained unchanged and the North Korean leader seeks to resolve issues by dialogue, Chinese [...]

2019-06-28T15:42:21+00:00June 28th, 2019|

Trump not fully briefed on counters to Russian cyberattacks

By Daniel Uria  (0) House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff of California said Sunday he was disturbed by a report in the New York Times that President Donald Trump has not been fully briefed on plans to infiltrate Russia's electrical power grid to counter cyberattacks. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI | License Photo June 16 (UPI) -- House [...]

2019-06-17T14:15:57+00:00June 17th, 2019|

Justice Department backs Treasury in refusal to hand over Trump’s taxes

The Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin followed the law when he refused House Democrats' subpoena for President Donald Trump's tax returns. File Photo by Yuri Gripas/UPI | License Photo June 14 (UPI) -- The Justice Department on Friday released a memo in support of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's decision to refuse House [...]

2019-06-15T15:23:46+00:00June 15th, 2019|

Coalition to change Electoral College votes grows closer to 270-vote mark

New York voters cast their ballots on Election Day 2016, which elected Republican Donald Trump -- despite the fact he lost the national popular vote by nearly 3 million votes. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo June 13 (UPI) -- Five times in U.S. history, the presidential candidate who won the national popular vote did [...]

2019-06-13T15:27:42+00:00June 13th, 2019|