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# donald-trump - Yesterday’s News

US will protect the Good Friday Agreement, Special Envoy to NI says

Mulvaney, the former Chief of Staff to US President Donald Trump, took up the role of Special Envoy in March.

Five things we've learned about Donald Trump's tax affairs

The US President has been waging a legal battle to keep his tax returns hidden, but the New York Times has published details.

Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to New York Times

The major investigation into the US president’s finances comes just weeks before the election.

# donald-trump - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Trump demands Biden take drug test before or after first TV debate

“His Debate performances have been record setting UNEVEN, to put it mildly,” Trump tweeted. “Only drugs could have caused this discrepancy???”"

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?

At the age of 48, she would be the youngest justice on the current court if confirmed.

# donald-trump - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to be new Supreme Court Justice

Trump said he was sure her confirmation would be “extremely non-controversial” and “very quick”.

‘He’s sort of like Goebbels’: Biden compares Trump to Nazi propagandist White House 2020 This post contains videos

‘He’s sort of like Goebbels’: Biden compares Trump to Nazi propagandist

The rivals will take part in heir first televised debate on Tuesday.

# donald-trump - Friday 25 September, 2020

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in state at US Capitol where her trainer honoured her with push-ups

The late justice is the first woman in American history to lie in state at the US Capitol.

US Republican leader says there will be an 'orderly transition' after election following Trump remarks

Trump declined to commit to a peaceful transition if he loses in November.

The Supremes: Who is on Trump's Supreme Court wish list and why is it so important?

Liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg died last week, setting up a potentially divisive battle to replace her.

# donald-trump - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Trump again refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses election

Trump has for several months been pressing a campaign against mail-in voting by tweeting and speaking out against it.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

'It's unfathomable that we've reached this point': US death toll from Covid-19 tops 200,000

Only five countries — Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Spain and Brazil — rank higher in Covid-19 deaths per capita.

# donald-trump - Monday 21 September, 2020

Trump to defy Biden as he says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee by the end of the week

Biden has said that rushing a nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsberg through the Senate before the election would be an “abuse of power”.

# donald-trump - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Trump backs 'fantastic' TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart

President Trump has been targeting TikTok, a video app popular with younger people, as well as WeChat, another Chinese-owned app.

Donald Trump vows to nominate a woman to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacant seat

The towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice died aged 87 at her home in Washington.

# donald-trump - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Trump calls for Senate to consider his Ginsburg replacement ‘without delay’

The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg has triggered debate on whether her replacement should be nominated before or after the election.

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Showtime: Everything you need to know about the upcoming presidential debates

Trump and Biden will face off in three separate TV debates.

# donald-trump - Friday 18 September, 2020

US bans TikTok and WeChat, citing national security reasons

Downloads of the apps will be banned from Sunday onwards.

Trump heats up culture wars as he appeals to voters in Wisconsin

Trump has hinged his election campaign on core supporters rather than focusing on winning over a narrow slice of undecided voters.

'It's close to criminal': Joe Biden blasts Trump's pandemic response

Joe Biden was taking part in his first town hall event.

# donald-trump - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Donald Trump disputes health officials on timeline for mass vaccinations

“We think we can start sometime in October,” US President Trump claimed.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

'It will start getting cooler': Donald Trump dismisses climate change as cause of US wildfires

At least 35 people have died as wildfires blaze in the western states of California, Oregon and Washington.

# donald-trump - Monday 14 September, 2020

TikTok owner chooses Oracle to acquire video-sharing app in US after Trump ordered it to sell up

The Trump administration has claimed the China-owned app represents a security risk to the US.

Covid guidelines ignored as Trump addresses large indoor rally in Nevada

Thousands of people packed into a warehouse in the state of Nevada, which has put a limit of 50 people for indoor gatherings.

# donald-trump - Friday 11 September, 2020

Trump announces peace deal between Bahrain and Israel

Trump announced the agreement following a phone call with the leaders of the two countries.

US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden will pay their respects at the same memorial today.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Trump wanted to 'play down' Covid-19, new Bob Woodward book claims

Trump wanted to 'play down' Covid-19, new Bob Woodward book claims

The Washington Post, where Woodward serves as associate editor, reported excerpts of the book, Rage, today.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

White House chief of staff 'optimistic' pandemic aid bill deal will be reached before election

“I’m more optimistic perhaps today than I’ve been in a long time,” Mark Meadows said.

# donald-trump - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Trump calls on Fox News to fire journalist for backing up claim he called war dead 'suckers'

Trump has furiously defended himself in the wake of the story in The Atlantic.

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky

The musician has been barred from Arizona’s ballot.

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

Donald Trump angrily denies remarks about US troops and 'losers'

Trump’s comments were reported by The Atlantic.

# donald-trump - Friday 4 September, 2020

Donald Trump denies report he said US military cemetery was 'filled with losers'

Trump also reportedly said dead US Marines were “suckers” for getting killed.

# donald-trump - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes

Democratic nominee Joe Biden has met the family of Jacob Blake, who was shot by a white police officer.

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha

His campaign has called it “the best month of online fundraising in American political history.”.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin

The city of Kenosha has been the scene of demonstrations since the shooting of Jacob Blake last week.

# donald-trump - Monday 31 August, 2020

Steve Bannon to go on trial next year on charges he defrauded $25 million from 'We Build the Wall' donors

The former White House strategist appeared in court by audio link today.

'It’s lawlessness, plain and simple': Joe Biden condemns rioting, looting and arson at protests

Biden also blamed Donald Trump for “stoking violence” in US cities.

Democrats accuse Trump of inflaming racial tensions in Portland

The city has been the site of daily protests for months.

# donald-trump - Saturday 29 August, 2020

State of the race: Here's why the electoral college map may be looking good for Joe Biden right now

Trump is on the defensive in the states that won him the presidency in 2016.

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