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Trump will sign border deal; but will declare emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) – Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise that would avert a second painful government shutdown. But a new confrontation has been ignited – this time over President Donald Trump’s plan to bypass [...]

Trump will sign spending bill, declare national emergency for border wall

President Trump will sign the spending bill, but at the same time he will also issue a national emergency declaration to go around Congress and build more border wall, the Senate’s top Republican announced Thursday. “The president will [...]

McConnell says Trump will sign spending bill and declare national emergency

Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images Congress It’s still unknown whether Trump will sign the bill. By SARAH FERRIS and JOHN BRESNAHAN 02/14/2019 01:32 PM EST Updated 02/14/2019 03:17 PM EST 2019-02-14T03:17-0500 Share on Facebook [...]

Congress rushes to finish spending deal with hope Trump will sign it

“Based on the conversations that we had today, the overwhelming majority of the House Democratic caucus will support this legislation that will be presented on the House floor tomorrow,” said Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries [...]

U.S. and South Korea Sign Deal on Shared Defense Costs

SEOUL, South Korea — Washington and Seoul on Sunday signed an agreement on how to share the cost of the American military presence in South Korea, resolving a dispute between the allies before President Trump’s meeting this month [...]

New Taliban Negotiator Seen as Sign That This Time, Afghan Peace Talks Are Serious

KABUL, Afghanistan — As the United States has shifted from trying to defeat the Taliban militarily to seeking a negotiated end to the long Afghan war, American diplomats and Afghan officials alike have grappled with a basic question: [...]

CNN analysts scold U.S. troops for asking Trump to sign MAGA hats

CNN analysts cast a disapproving eye Wednesday on U.S. soldiers in Iraq who asked President Trump to sign their red “Make America Great Again” hats at his surprise Christmas appearance. “Troops bringing Trump hats to sign may violate [...]

Brett Kavanaugh process bad sign for next nominee

Republicans powered Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh through the Senate this weekend, but not before lawmakers said they had hit “rock bottom” with the poisonous atmosphere pervading the Capitol, leaving all sides fearful about what happens the [...]

Ray Izzo hangs Allan Fung sign from noose in Glocester, Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A sign for a Republican gubernatorial candidate in Rhode Island was hung Tuesday from a noose in front of a home. Cranston Mayor Allan Fung said that displaying his campaign sign in Glocester like that is disgusting and [...]

Manafort trial Day 13: No verdict as defense calls jury’s questions ‘a good sign’

The former Trump campaign chairman has pleaded not guilty to all 18 counts. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Jurors in Paul Manafort’s bank- and tax-fraud [...]