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#Donald Trump

# donald-trump - Friday 14 August, 2020

TikTok ban in US to be challenged
# China
# China

TikTok ban in US to be challenged

Aug 14th 2020, 8:20 AM 16,275 Views 12 Comments

The company and its US employees are planning to take Donald Trump’s administration to court.

Donald Trump stokes 'false and racist' theories about Kamala Harris
# Birther
# Birther

Donald Trump stokes 'false and racist' theories about Kamala Harris

Aug 14th 2020, 7:02 AM 48,555 Views 96 Comments

The US President told reporters he’d read an article suggesting Joe Biden’s running mate wouldn’t be eligible to serve as vice president.

# donald-trump - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Biden and Harris vow to 'rebuild' America post-Trump
# First Rally
# First Rally

Biden and Harris vow to 'rebuild' America post-Trump

Aug 13th 2020, 7:13 AM 22,384 Views 41 Comments

Kamala Harris said Americans are “crying out for leadership”.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Poll: Who will win the US presidential election?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who will win the US presidential election?

Aug 12th 2020, 9:10 AM 82,371 Views 169 Comments

Donald Trump is facing off against Joe Biden.

'A fearless fighter': Who is Kamala Harris, Joe Biden's pick for his vice-presidential running mate?
# Making History
# Making History

'A fearless fighter': Who is Kamala Harris, Joe Biden's pick for his vice-presidential running mate?

Aug 12th 2020, 8:46 AM 37,513 Views 55 Comments

The selection is the latest success in a remarkable career.

Trump 'surprised' Biden picked 'disrespectful' Harris as running mate
# US Election
# US Election

Trump 'surprised' Biden picked 'disrespectful' Harris as running mate

Aug 12th 2020, 7:06 AM 45,319 Views 56 Comments

Donald Trump called Kamala Harris “the meanest, the most horrible, the most disrespectful of anybody in the US Senate”.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Trump evacuated from press conference after man shot by Secret Service outside White House
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Trump evacuated from press conference after man shot by Secret Service outside White House

Aug 11th 2020, 7:02 AM 48,789 Views 35 Comments

The US President later returned to address reporters after the incident yesterday evening.

# donald-trump - Monday 10 August, 2020

Donald Trump denies reports that he suggested putting his face on Mount Rushmore
# Face Off
# Face Off

Donald Trump denies reports that he suggested putting his face on Mount Rushmore

Aug 10th 2020, 9:39 AM 39,902 Views 87 Comments

The story was reported by the New York Times.

# donald-trump - Sunday 9 August, 2020

'We've had it': Trump extends unemployment benefits after rescue package talks collapse
# United States
# United States

'We've had it': Trump extends unemployment benefits after rescue package talks collapse

Aug 9th 2020, 7:24 AM 33,742 Views 39 Comments

He said that if he is re-elected in November, he would look at the possibility of making the payroll tax permanent.

# donald-trump - Saturday 8 August, 2020

US-China relations deteriorate further as Beijing slams 'barbarous' sanctions placed on Hong Kong
# At Loggerheads
# At Loggerheads

US-China relations deteriorate further as Beijing slams 'barbarous' sanctions placed on Hong Kong

Aug 8th 2020, 8:21 AM 24,271 Views 56 Comments

The fresh sanctions from the US came after Donald Trump’s move against TikTok and WeChat.

# donald-trump - Friday 7 August, 2020

Commission rejects Donald Trump’s request for early debate with Joe Biden
# US Elections
# US Elections

Commission rejects Donald Trump’s request for early debate with Joe Biden

Aug 7th 2020, 12:55 PM 25,296 Views 41 Comments

An independent commission said both candidates had agreed to participate in the three scheduled debates.

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok
# China
# China

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 10:10 AM 35,755 Views 59 Comments

The order comes into effect in 45 days and appears to ban transactions with the Chinese owners of the app.

# donald-trump - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Trump and Biden forced to break with convention for nomination events
# White House
# White House

Trump and Biden forced to break with convention for nomination events

Aug 6th 2020, 1:07 PM 14,647 Views 21 Comments

Donald Trump has suggested he will make his acceptance speech on the grounds of the White House.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Neil Young sues Trump campaign over use of famous songs
# The Damage Done
# The Damage Done

Neil Young sues Trump campaign over use of famous songs

Aug 5th 2020, 10:15 PM 35,937 Views 28 Comments

The legendary singer cited repeated use of two songs: Rockin’ In The Free World and Devil’s Sidewalk.

Donald Trump suggests he could accept Republican nomination from White House
# US Politics
# US Politics

Donald Trump suggests he could accept Republican nomination from White House

Aug 5th 2020, 5:03 PM 65,756 Views 42 Comments

Use of the presidential residence for such a partisan event would break with tradition.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Explainer: TikTok is on the block but why has Donald Trump given Microsoft 45 days to make a bid?
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

Explainer: TikTok is on the block but why has Donald Trump given Microsoft 45 days to make a bid?

Aug 4th 2020, 4:03 PM 18,534 Views 13 Comments

A September deadline looms for the blockbuster acquisition.

Donald Trump says US is 'lower than the world' in Covid-19 deaths as proportion of cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Donald Trump says US is 'lower than the world' in Covid-19 deaths as proportion of cases

Aug 4th 2020, 12:16 PM 79,565 Views 102 Comments

A 30 minute interview of the US president was aired by HBO yesterday.

# donald-trump - Monday 3 August, 2020

Donald Trump calls his Covid coordinator 'pathetic' after she said virus was widespread across US
# Deborah Birx
# Deborah Birx

Donald Trump calls his Covid coordinator 'pathetic' after she said virus was widespread across US

Aug 3rd 2020, 7:15 PM 137,541 Views 129 Comments

Pelosi and other Democrats have gone after Deborah Birx, accusing her of tailoring her messages for Trump.

# donald-trump - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Microsoft reportedly in advanced talks to buy US TikTok operation
# Social Media
# Social Media

Microsoft reportedly in advanced talks to buy US TikTok operation

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:02 AM 21,096 Views 26 Comments

The reports emerged as US President Donald Trump said he would ban the Chinese-owned app in the US.

# donald-trump - Saturday 1 August, 2020

TikTok responds to Donald Trump's pledge to ban the app
# White House
# White House

TikTok responds to Donald Trump's pledge to ban the app

Updated Aug 1st 2020, 1:50 PM 125,459 Views 174 Comments

The president said he could use emergency economic powers or an executive order.

# donald-trump - Friday 31 July, 2020

Republicans push back against Trump’s suggestion to delay US election
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Republicans push back against Trump’s suggestion to delay US election

Jul 31st 2020, 6:00 PM 32,495 Views 53 Comments

Donald Trump did not deny that he was trying to cast doubt about the election results when asked directly in a news conference.

# donald-trump - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Watch: First look at Brendan Gleeson as Trump in new TV series
# The Comey Rule
# The Comey Rule

Watch: First look at Brendan Gleeson as Trump in new TV series

Jul 30th 2020, 9:40 AM 93,998 Views 97 Comments

The miniseries will first air on US network Showtime on 27 September

# donald-trump - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

US coronavirus death toll hits 150,000
# Death Toll
# Death Toll

US coronavirus death toll hits 150,000

Jul 29th 2020, 10:13 PM 27,952 Views 70 Comments

The figure is by far the highest in the world.

Trump defends supporting viral video of doctors promoting disproved coronavirus treatment
# Hydroxychloroquine
# Hydroxychloroquine

Trump defends supporting viral video of doctors promoting disproved coronavirus treatment

Jul 29th 2020, 10:33 AM 38,053 Views 124 Comments

Scientific studies have shown hydroxychloroquine can do more harm than good when used to treat symptoms of Covid-19.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Trump promises coronavirus vaccine by 'unleashing American scientific genius'
# Covid-19 Vaccine
# Covid-19 Vaccine

Trump promises coronavirus vaccine by 'unleashing American scientific genius'

Jul 28th 2020, 7:47 AM 38,325 Views 75 Comments

The US has been badly hit by the coronavirus, with over 4.2 million confirmed cases and nearly 150,000 deaths.

# donald-trump - Monday 27 July, 2020

Trump's national security advisor has tested positive for Covid-19
# Robert O'brien
# Robert O'brien

Trump's national security advisor has tested positive for Covid-19

Jul 27th 2020, 3:03 PM 27,966 Views 22 Comments

The White House said Robert O’Brien has been self-isolating and there is no risk to the president.

# donald-trump - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Larry Donnelly: Covid and BLM may have him down, but Trump may not yet be out
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: Covid and BLM may have him down, but Trump may not yet be out

Jul 26th 2020, 7:30 AM 41,738 Views 43 Comments

Larry Donnelly says Trump’s recent Fox News interview was a disaster and reflects his drop in the polls, but watch for the shift in his rhetoric from now on.

'I don't think it exists anymore': Mary Trump on how toxic family dynamics 'beat' the kindness out of Donald
# Too Much And Never Enough
# Too Much And Never Enough

'I don't think it exists anymore': Mary Trump on how toxic family dynamics 'beat' the kindness out of Donald

Jul 26th 2020, 6:00 AM 44,528 Views 20 Comments

The US president’s niece tells Miriam O’Callaghan how her grandfather’s cruel nature left all five of his children “deeply damaged”.

# donald-trump - Saturday 25 July, 2020

What does Joe Biden actually want to do as US president?
# Race For The White House
# Race For The White House

What does Joe Biden actually want to do as US president?

Jul 25th 2020, 9:01 AM 36,674 Views 115 Comments

The reams of proposals reflect Biden’s belief that the nation faces immense challenges.

# donald-trump - Friday 24 July, 2020

'We have to set an example': Trump calls off Florida segment of Republican National Convention
# Called Off
# Called Off

'We have to set an example': Trump calls off Florida segment of Republican National Convention

Jul 24th 2020, 6:57 AM 14,860 Views 20 Comments

Trump had already moved the convention’s public events out of North Carolina because of virus concerns.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Donald Trump sending ‘surge’ of federal agents into US cities
# United States
# United States

Donald Trump sending ‘surge’ of federal agents into US cities

Jul 22nd 2020, 10:36 PM 42,555 Views 77 Comments

Hundreds have already been sent to Kansas City to help quell violence.

Trump concedes Covid-19 pandemic in US is 'likely to get worse before it gets better’
# Trump
# Trump

Trump concedes Covid-19 pandemic in US is 'likely to get worse before it gets better’

Jul 22nd 2020, 6:49 AM 25,519 Views 0 Comments

Politicians and White House officials have opened negotiations on a trillion-dollar-or-more ‘phase four’ rescue package.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Republicans divided over $1 trillion rescue package as US businesses close and jobs disappear
# Trump's Troubles
# Trump's Troubles

Republicans divided over $1 trillion rescue package as US businesses close and jobs disappear

Jul 21st 2020, 8:16 AM 18,575 Views 14 Comments

Surges of Covid-19 cases have been reported in states across the US.

# donald-trump - Monday 20 July, 2020

Donald Trump says Joe Biden is 'mentally shot' in testy Fox News interview
# White House
# White House

Donald Trump says Joe Biden is 'mentally shot' in testy Fox News interview

Jul 20th 2020, 8:33 AM 52,840 Views 119 Comments

Trumped questioned whether Biden could pass a cognitive ability test that Trump said he had “aced”.

'Everybody that has a baby gets a million dollars': Kanye West holds first campaign rally
# The West Wing
# The West Wing

'Everybody that has a baby gets a million dollars': Kanye West holds first campaign rally

Jul 20th 2020, 7:48 AM 185,390 Views 107 Comments

The rapper spoke about various topics from abortion and religion to international trade and licensing deals.

# donald-trump - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Trump not ready to commit to election results if he loses
# November
# November

Trump not ready to commit to election results if he loses

Jul 19th 2020, 6:45 PM 71,654 Views 153 Comments

The American leader has seen his presidential popularity erode over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

Twitter disables pro-Trump video after Linkin Park issue cease and desist over use of song
# IN THE END
# IN THE END

Twitter disables pro-Trump video after Linkin Park issue cease and desist over use of song

Jul 19th 2020, 1:31 PM 32,104 Views 73 Comments

They are the latest band to take issue with use of their music by the Trump campaign.

# donald-trump - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Covid-19: United States posts record 67,632 new cases in 24 hours
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19: United States posts record 67,632 new cases in 24 hours

Jul 16th 2020, 7:14 AM 31,490 Views 40 Comments

The death toll currently stands at more than 136,400.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin still waiting on first phone call with Donald Trump
# Hold The Line
# Hold The Line

Taoiseach Micheál Martin still waiting on first phone call with Donald Trump

Jul 16th 2020, 6:10 AM 28,170 Views 51 Comments

Micheál Martin has spoken to several world leaders and senior EU figures – but not Donald Trump.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Explainer: Why the UK is facing a clash with China over Huawei and 5G
# Tensions
# Tensions

Explainer: Why the UK is facing a clash with China over Huawei and 5G

Jul 15th 2020, 6:00 AM 10,553 Views 5 Comments

The Chinese tech giant’s equipment is to be stripped from the UK’s 5G network by 2027.