Trump has reiterated his threat to declare a national emergency, which could give him the upper hand in his fight for border wall funding with Democratic lawmakers, who gained majority in the House of Representatives following the November midterm congressional election.
Sources with direct knowledge said that the couple did not have a prenuptial agreement, so they will have to split the fortune of the world’s richest man 50/50.
Bill and Hillary Clinton decided to go on a date night, watching a Broadway play about a gay black choir boy.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The time has come for US President Donald Trump to use emergency powers to fund the construction of a wall on the US border with Mexico, Senator Lindsey Graham said in a statement.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - President Donald Trump told reporters he is closer to declaring a national emergency in order to enable the construction of a wall on the US border with Mexico.
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.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States is prepared to handle a massive caravan forming in Honduras that will head towards the US southern border, President Donald Trump told reporters during a visit to the border in the Texas city of McAllen.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Michael Cohen, a former personal lawyer for President Donald Trump, has agreed to provide testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on February 7, Chairman Elijah Cummings said in a statement on Thursday.
Croatia and Israel cancelled a deal for a dozen used Israeli F-16 aircraft on Thursday over issues about who would pay to uninstall Lockheed Martin’s intellectual property on the aircraft – concerns voiced by the Trump administration.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Department of Treasury will monitor closely whether En+ Group PLC (En+), United Company RUSAL PLC (Rusal), and EuroSibEnergo (ESE) adhere to the requirements for sanctions relief, Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin said in a statement on Thursday.
A recently published study on the dissemination of factually incorrect and intentionally misleading content leading up to the 2016 US presidential election found those of a particular age group or party affiliation, on average, shared “fake news” at a disproportionate rate.
They’re not startled, just ready to start eating!
Given the choice to negotiate a trade deal with China or border funding with leading US Democrats, US President Donald Trump said, “I find China, frankly, in many ways to be far more honorable than Cryin’ Chuck and Nancy.”
Trump's latest meeting with Pelosi and Schumer on Wednesday failed to put an end to the ongoing partial government shutdown, with the president walking out and calling the talks a complete waste of time.
The Food and Drug Administration has urged consumers who ate chocolate or caramel-dipped marshmallow candies made by US candy maker Bauer's Candies to consult their healthcare provider after it became known that some of the sweets may have come into contact with a worker who tested positive for Hepatitis A, a contagious liver disease.
Senate Majority Leader Republican Mitch McConnell has blamed the Democrats for the current deadlock over the federal budget which led to the government's partial shutdown. As he explained, "Democratic colleagues refuse to even come to the table".
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The FBI Agents Association in a press release on Thursday urged US lawmakers to fund the Justice Department amid the partial government shutdown because it is a matter of national security.
The contenders for this year's Oscars will be announced later this month. Sputnik looks at who won the Golden Globes and who was nominated for the Baftas and throws in a few left-field forecasts.
On 7 January, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced his intention to step down. Speaking to Sputnik, Wall Street analyst Charles Ortel commented on Kim's unexpected move, shedding light on the top banker's decade-long career and cooperation with the Clinton Foundation.
A recent audit, praised as one of the largest in history, has found major weaknesses in the US defence spending. This development follows Congress' refusal to give Donald Trump $5.7 billion for his much talked about border wall, which led to the current partial government shutdown.
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