Trump Administration

Trump Declares National Emergency to Battle Coronavirus

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over the quickly spreading coronavirus on Friday, opening the door to more federal aid to combat a disease that has infected over 138,000 people worldwide and left more than 5,000 dead.

Trump Admin Infighting Over Open Skies Treaty Infuriates GOP Hawks

Russia has consistently breached treaty to spy on U.S.

A Russian Sukhoi Su-35 fighter takes off during an air showSenior Trump administration officials are working behind the scenes to thwart President Donald Trump's attempt to pull the United States out of a treaty that allows Russia to conduct surveillance operations in the United States, according to U.S. and congressional officials. 

In Germany, Pompeo Says ‘the West is Winning’

SecState touts American leadership, rejects concerns America is retreating from globe

Mike PompeoMUNICH, Germany—Secretary of State Mike Pompeo categorically rejected mounting concerns from international leaders that the United States is retreating from the world stage, telling a gathering of top foreign policy leaders from across the globe that the "west is winning" due to bold leadership from the Trump administration.

Senate Acquits Trump of Articles of Impeachment

President Donald Trump was acquitted on Wednesday in his U.S. Senate impeachment trial, saved by fellow Republicans who rallied to protect him nine months before he asks voters in a deeply divided America to give him a second White House term.