• Donny’s First Veto
    Last update: 00:08 16.03.2019
    00:08 16.03.2019

    Donny’s First Veto

    Friday, US President Donald Trump doused congressional hopes of ending his emergency declaration regarding the US-Mexico border by issuing the first presidential veto of his term against a recent senate resolution.

  • Anti-Tech Trump
    Last update: 03:06 13.03.2019
    03:06 13.03.2019

    Forget Pilots, ‘Computer Scientists From MIT’ Needed, Says Trump

    Though Washington has yet to ground the Boeing 737 Max 8, US President Donald Trump did take to Twitter to express his own view concerning the recent fatal crashes by the aircraft.

  • Deficit Don’s Dilemma
    Last update: 02:01 07.03.2019
    02:01 07.03.2019

    Deficit Don’s Dilemma

    Amid Washington’s ongoing trade dispute with Beijing, a Wednesday press release from the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis revealed the nation’s trade deficit swelled to a $621 billion high in 2018 under President Donald Trump.

  • Bribe 'Em Like Bibi
    Last update: 01:20 05.03.2019
    01:20 05.03.2019

    Bribe ‘Em Like Bibi?

    Israel Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust would be filed against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu based on findings from three separate investigations.

  • Summit Fever!
    Last update: 03:38 27.02.2019
    03:38 27.02.2019

    Summit Fever!

    US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are gearing up for the second US-North Korea summit on February 27 and 28, but despite the hype, skepticism remains of how the two leaders will resolve issues regarding denuclearization and nuclear threats.

  • Campaign Promises: Nothing But a Hill of Beans?
    Last update: 00:21 23.02.2019
    00:21 23.02.2019

    Campaign Promises: Nothing But a Hill of Beans?

    Soybean prices have declined by 19 percent since the day US President Donald Trump took office, and American farmers in 2018 went bankrupt twice as fast as they did in 2008, at the height of the global financial crisis.

  • New Day, Old Rhetoric
    Last update: 03:32 21.02.2019
    03:32 21.02.2019

    New Day, Old Rhetoric

    Despite a recent uptick in physical and vocal attacks against members of the press, US President Donald Trump revved up his rhetoric and singled out the New York Times in a Wednesday tweet, dubbing the paper “a true ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE!” in response to its latest viral piece.

  • Stand Pat
    Last update: 15:28 19.02.2019
    15:28 19.02.2019

    Stand Pat

    Washington has repeatedly "coaxed Ankara into abandoning the S-400 deal" but Turkey will not step away from its arms deal with Moscow to buy US alternatives, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.

  • Sue the Pants Off Trump
    Last update: 14:53 19.02.2019
    14:53 19.02.2019

    Sue the Pants Off Trump

    California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the US-Mexico border.

  • Executive Expenditures
    Last update: 03:19 15.02.2019
    03:19 15.02.2019

    Executive Expenditures

    US President Donald Trump recently dropped $50,000 on a new “golf simulator” that brings the driving range to the White House, according a Wednesday report by the Washington Post. Does this mean 45 will spend less time at Mar-a-Lago in 2019?

  • Below the Belt Blackmail
    Last update: 03:08 09.02.2019
    03:08 09.02.2019

    Below the Belt Blackmail

    Thursday, Amazon founder and CEO and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos penned a blog post accusing National Enquirer parent company American Media Inc. (AMI) of using personal, explicit photos to blackmail him.

  • The Clap Heard ‘Round the World
    Last update: 03:30 07.02.2019
    03:30 07.02.2019

    The Clap Heard ‘Round the World

    Though US President Donald Trump had a lot to say during his delayed State of the Union Address, Wednesday reports on the speech appeared more focused on something nonverbal: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s applause.

  • Nuclear Conditions
    Last update: 23:26 04.02.2019
    23:26 04.02.2019

    Nuclear Conditions

    Saturday, February 2, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the US’ suspension of its obligations under the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and also accused Russia of having not taken the steps necessary to return to “verifiable compliance.”

  • Weathering the Twitterstorm
    Last update: 03:22 30.01.2019
    03:22 30.01.2019

    Weathering the Twitterstorm

    As the US’ Midwest prepares for a polar vortex bringing deadly, low temperatures, the country’s president found it an opportune time to tweet against climate change research without quite understanding the difference between “climate” and “weather.”

  • FAA: No Pay Zone
    Last update: 01:24 26.01.2019
    01:24 26.01.2019

    FAA: No Pay Zone

    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) halted LaGuardia Airport flights and rerouted air traffic in New York and Florida due to abnormal staff shortages resulting from the US’ partial government shutdown.

  • Fund the Wall or It’s My Downfall
    Last update: 01:38 24.01.2019
    01:38 24.01.2019

    Fund the Wall or It’s My Downfall

    With the partial US government shutdown on its 33rd day, US President Donald Trump’s Twitter fingers were hard at work Wednesday morning composing a series of tweets in support of his own border wall. This time around, 45 included a new Republican “theme” chant.

  • #SOTU: ‘We’re closed’
    Last update: 03:39 18.01.2019
    03:39 18.01.2019

    #SOTU: ‘We’re closed’

    Thursday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders shared a copy of US President Donald Trump’s letter to “Madame Speaker” Nancy Pelosi after the congresswoman said a State of the Union address amid the government shutdown would be a security issue for all officials inside.

  • Let Them Eat … Hamberders?
    Last update: 03:34 16.01.2019
    03:34 16.01.2019

    Let Them Eat … Hamberders?

    Coming to the rescue amid a partial government shutdown, US President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to tweet (and soon delete) that he supplied recent NCAA Football Champions, the Clemson Tigers, with over “1000 hamberders” to celebrate their title.

  • Seniors Gone Wild?
    Last update: 03:00 11.01.2019
    03:00 11.01.2019

    Seniors Gone Wild?

    A study on the recent spread of misinformation from personal social media accounts found that those aged 65 and up were responsible for the majority of fake news content shared on Facebook leading up to the 2016 presidential election.

  • Like Listening to a Brick Wall
    Last update: 02:32 09.01.2019
    02:32 09.01.2019

    Like Listening to a Brick Wall

    Major US broadcasters will forgo regular programming Tuesday night to air US President Donald Trump’s Oval Office address concerning the potential next steps to be taken by Washington concerning the proposed $5 billion wall on the US’ southern border.