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  • Associated Press

    Trump warns conservatives about election complacency

    WASHINGTON (February 23, 2018) - President Donald Trump has told conservative activists that Republicans must not be complacent in the fall midterms, warning of terrible consequences if Democrats take control of Congress.

  • Associated Press

    US tightens sanctions on North Korean shipping

    WASHINGTON (February 23, 2018) — The Trump administration hit more than 50 vessels, shipping companies and trade businesses with sanctions Wednesday in its latest bid to pressure North Korea over its nuclear program.

  • Associated Press

    Trump says Mexico must do more to combat MS-13

    WASHINGTON (February 23, 2018) — President Donald Trump is calling on Mexico to block MS-13 gang members from traveling through their country on the way to the U.S.

  • Associated Press

    Adelson offers to help pay for Jerusalem embassy

    WASHINGTON (February 23, 2018) — The Trump administration is considering an offer from Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson to pay for at least part of a new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, four U.S. officials told The Associated Press.

  • Associated Press

    Trump says raise age for buying assault rifles, defying NRA

    WASHINGTON (February 22, 2018) — The nation should keep assault rifles out of the hands of anyone under 21, President Donald Trump declared Thursday, defying his loyal supporters in the National Rifle Association amid America’s public reckoning over gun violence. He also pushed hard for arming security guards and many teachers in U.S. schools.

  • Associated Press

    NRA accuses gun-control advocates of exploiting FL shooting

    WASHINGTON (February 22, 2018) — Leaders of the National Rifle Association on Thursday accused gun control advocates of exploiting the deadly Florida school shooting, striking a defiant tone amid a renewed debate over guns and school safety.

  • Associated Press

    State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    WASHINGTON (February 21, 2018) — Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un's government canceled at the last minute, the Trump administration said Tuesday.

  • Associated Press

    Trump says more must be done to protect children

    WASHINGTON (February 21, 2018) — As a grieving Florida community demanded action on guns, President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Justice Department to move to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre. 

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