Trump is 'evaluating' adviser Flynn, avoids show of support
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is evaluating U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn over his Russian contacts, Trump's spokesman said on Monday, pointedly declining to make a public show of support for his embattled aide. ...
U.S. House tax panel will not seek Trump tax returns: lawmaker
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A congressional tax oversight committee will not seek U.S. President Donald Trump's tax returns despite calls from Democrats for a review to determine possible business ties to foreign countries including Russia, the panel's Republican chairman said on Monday. ...
U.S. House tax committee will not seek Trump tax returns
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A congressional tax oversight committee will not seek U.S. President Donald Trump's tax returns despite calls from Democrats for a review to determine possible business ties to foreign countries including Russia, the panel's Republican chairman said on Monday. ...
Trump says will be 'tweaking' outstanding trade relationship with Canada
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States will be "tweaking" its trade relationship with Canada, unlike its trade ties with Mexico where it faces a more severe situation. ...
New nuclear-capable missile test a success, North Korea says
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said on Monday it had successfully test-fired a new type of medium- to long-range ballistic missile the previous day, claiming advances in a weapons programme it is pursuing in violation of U.N. resolutions. ...
Crews work to seal California spillway that forced evacuations
OROVILLE, Calif. (Reuters) - Emergency crews early on Monday prepared loads of rock to be dropped by helicopters to seal a crumbling spillway that threatens to inundate communities along the Feather River in Northern California, local media reported. ...
Courts likely to probe Trump's intent in issuing travel ban
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Washington state's attorney general has promised to uncover "what truly motivated" President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration, an approach that could prompt a rare public examination of how a U.S. president makes national security decisions. ...
Nearly 200,000 people told to flee crumbling California dam spillway
OROVILLE, Calif. (Reuters) - Evacuation orders for nearly 200,000 people living below the tallest dam in the United States remained in place early on Monday after residents were abruptly told to flee when a spillway appeared in danger of collapse. ...
Crumbling California dam spillway prompts urgent evacuations
(Reuters) - Residents below the tallest dam in the United States, near Oroville in Northern California, were urgently ordered to evacuate on Sunday after a spillway appeared for a time to be in danger of imminent collapse. ...
Spillway on California dam in danger of collapse, evacuations ordered
(Reuters) - Residents below the tallest dam in the United States, near Oroville in Northern California, were urgently ordered to evacuate on Sunday as a spillway appeared in danger of imminent collapse. ...
Few good options in Trump arsenal to counter defiant North Korea
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Despite his campaign vows to take a tougher line with North Korea, President Donald Trump's restrained public reaction to Pyongyang's first ballistic missile launch on his watch underscores that he has few good options to curb its missile and nuclear programs. ...
White House official attacks court after legal setbacks on immigration
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A White House official on Sunday criticized a U.S. court ruling that blocked President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration as a "judicial usurpation of power" and said the administration is considering a range of options, including a new order. ...
North Korea tests ballistic missile; U.S. to avoid escalation
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast early on Sunday, the first such test since U.S. President Donald Trump was elected, and his administration indicated that Washington would have a calibrated response to avoid escalating tensions. ...
North Korea tests ballistic missile; does not appear to be ICBM
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast early on Sunday, South Korea's military said, the first time the isolated state has tested such a device since the election of U.S. President Donald Trump. ...
North Korea tests ballistic missile, but doesn't seem to be an ICBM
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast early on Sunday, South Korea's military said, the first time the isolated state has tested such a device since the election of U.S. President Donald Trump. ...
North Korea test-fires ballistic missile into sea: South Korea military
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast early on Sunday, South Korea's military said, the first time the isolated state has tested such a device since U.S. President Donald Trump took office. ...
Trump says he will bring down the price of wall on Mexico's border
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump pushed back early on Saturday on assertions that the wall he wants built on the U.S. border with Mexico would cost more than anticipated and said he would reduce the price. ...
Trump weighs revised travel ban, Supreme Court test still possible
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said late on Friday aboard Air Force One that he is considering issuing a new travel ban executive order, while White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said the administration could still escalate a legal dispute over Trump's original travel ban order to the U.S. Supreme Court. ...
Top Federal Reserve official resigns as bank deregulation looms
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Federal Reserve official charged with bank regulation said on Friday that he would resign, giving President Donald Trump the ability to reshape the powerful board governing the U.S. financial system just as he begins revamping and undoing reforms put in place after the 2007-09 financial crisis. ...
Top Federal Reserve official resigns as bank deregulation looms
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Federal Reserve official charged with bank regulation said on Friday that he would resign, giving President Donald Trump the ability to reshape the powerful board governing the U.S. financial system just as he begins revamping and undoing reforms put in place after the 2007-09 financial crisis. ...