Donald Trump

Comey’s dismissal had nothing to do with Russia probe, Trump and aides say

As calls for an independent prosecutor intensify, President Trump and aides argued Wednesday that the firing of FBI Director James Comey had nothing to do with the agency's ongoing investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russians, according to

Sally Yates is about to bring back the Russia story in a big way

According to CNN, Yates' testimony will push the story of the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russia back into the headlines, especially, if expected, she asserts that she warned Trump campaign officials that Flynn, the now-deposed national security adviser, was not

Trump celebrates first 100 days as president, blasts media

U.S. President Donald Trump told a Pennsylvania crowd he was just getting started on meeting his campaign promises. He repeatedly attacked an "incompetent, dishonest" media, saying they were not telling the truth about his administration's accomplishments, according to Reuters. "My administration has

Elon Musk explains why he’s on President Trump’s advisory council

The council, which meets every month or two, discusses a range of issues, and Musk says he brings something unique to the table, according to Business Insider. "In the meetings I’ve had thus far, I've argued in favor of immigration and in favor

Reuters: Trump says ‘major, major’ conflict with North Korea possible, but seeks diplomacy

"There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict with North Korea. Absolutely," Trump told Reuters in an Oval Office interview ahead of his 100th day in office on Saturday. Nonetheless, Trump said he wanted to peacefully

North Korean missile test fails

The attempted launch occurred a day after the regime of Kim Jong Un showed off a bevy of new missiles and launchers at a large-scale military parade on its most important holiday, according to CNN. A South Korean defense official said

Trump’s stunning u-turns on NATO, China, Russia and Syria

NATO, Trump said, is "no longer obsolete." He backed down a threat to brand China a currency manipulator. In another reversal, Trump praised Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, whom he had previously pledged to replace when her term expires, and once accused

China’s Xi urges Trump to find peaceful resolution of North Korea tension

Trump's call with Xi, just days after they met in the United States, came as an influential state-run Chinese newspaper warned that the Korean peninsula was the closest it has been to a "military clash" since North Korea's first nuclear test in

Trump: ‘I now have responsibility’ when it comes to Syria

"I now have responsibility, and I will have that responsibility and carry it very proudly," Trump said responding to a question about a White House statement Tuesday that blamed the attack in part on President Barack Obama, reports with reference

Trump presses China on North Korea ahead of Xi talks

The comments, in Trump's interview published on Sunday by the Financial Times, appeared designed to pressure Chinese President Xi Jinping ahead of his visit to Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida this week, reports with reference to Reuters. "China has great influence