Trump declines to express confidence in drug czar nominee in wake of Post/'60 Minutes' probe
President Trump said Monday he will declare a national emergency next week to address the opioid epidemic and declined to express confidence in Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.), his nominee for drug czar, in the wake of revelations that the lawmaker helped ...
Trump to declare national emergency on opioids months after initial promise
Trump Says He'll Consider Pulling Drug Czar Nomination
Trump Will 'Look Into' His Drug Czar Nominee Following Report
Iraqi forces retake the oil-rich city of Kirkuk in escalating dispute with Kurds
BAGHDAD — Iraqi forces took control of the contested city of Kirkuk on Monday, as two U.S. allies faced off over territory and oil in the wake of the Kurdish region's independence vote last month. The Iraqi forces recaptured military bases, an oil ...
As Iraqi forces push into disputed area, US "not taking sides"
US Raises Alarm as Iraq Army Seizes Oil-Rich Kirkuk From Kurds
Kurds Feel Twice Betrayed as Iraqi Forces Take Disputed Kirkuk
New York Times
Trump and McConnell Strive for Comity Amid Rising Tensions
New York Times
President Trump with Senator Mitch McConnell on Monday at the White House. Credit Tom Brenner/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President Trump and Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader, tried to convey a sense of harmony on ...
Trump's dumbfounding, expansive press conference with Mitch McConnell, annotated
Trump White House fed up with the Senate
Trump Says He's Best Friends With Hill Republicans
Trump finally comments on soldier deaths in Niger; falsely knocks Obama over his responses to dead soldiers
(CNN) Breaking his public silence about four American soldiers killed during an ambush in Niger, President Donald Trump said Monday he'd penned personal letters to their families and planned to phone them later this week. He also claimed, without merit ...
Trump faces blowback after claim about calls to families of the fallen
Why was Trump so quiet after the deaths of four US soldiers in Niger?
Trump Falsely Claims Obama Didn't Contact Families of Fallen Soldiers
Florida governor declares state of emergency in advance of Richard Spencer event
WEST PALM BEACH, Florida — Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Monday in anticipation of a speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida. Scott warned in an executive order that a “threat of a potential ...
Florida declares state of emergency ahead of Richard Spencer speech
Amid fears of violence, Florida governor declares emergency ahead of Spencer speech
Florida declares state of emergency in advance of speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer