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# trump - Monday 5 October, 2020

'I feel better than I did 20 years ago': Trump set to leave hospital
# US Election
# US Election

'I feel better than I did 20 years ago': Trump set to leave hospital

Updated Oct 5th 2020, 10:55 PM 104,880 Views 93 Comments

The US President sent 15 block-capital tweets in 30 minutes today, followed by a later tweet about yesterday’s waving to supporters.

Health officials contacting over 200 people who attended Trump fundraiser hours before he announced he had Covid-19
# Contact Tracing
# Contact Tracing

Health officials contacting over 200 people who attended Trump fundraiser hours before he announced he had Covid-19

Oct 5th 2020, 8:06 AM 25,904 Views 19 Comments

Controversy has been mounting over the possibility the US President might have exposed numerous others to the virus.

# trump - Friday 2 October, 2020

Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19

Oct 2nd 2020, 5:38 PM 21,021 Views 42 Comments

US President Donald Trump earlier confirmed he has tested positive for Covid-19.

Larry Donnelly: Trump has the virus, but before he tested positive, we had the worst debate ever
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Larry Donnelly: Trump has the virus, but before he tested positive, we had the worst debate ever

Oct 2nd 2020, 12:53 PM 34,480 Views 46 Comments

Larry Donnelly looks at the state of the US election after this week’s ‘shameful’ debate, in the wake of the news about Trump and FLOTUS.

# trump - Monday 28 September, 2020

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

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

Sep 28th 2020, 11:52 AM 48,408 Views 117 Comments

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

# trump - Sunday 27 September, 2020

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

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

Sep 27th 2020, 7:57 AM 47,302 Views 61 Comments

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

# trump - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Sep 26th 2020, 7:13 AM 36,989 Views 76 Comments

Barrett, of Indiana, was at the White House at least twice this week.

# trump - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Crowd members chant 'vote him out' as Trump pays respects to Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Heckled
# Heckled

Crowd members chant 'vote him out' as Trump pays respects to Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 24th 2020, 6:46 PM 38,032 Views 83 Comments

Donald Trump was heckled as he stood near the coffin of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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

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

Sep 24th 2020, 7:02 AM 42,285 Views 130 Comments

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

# trump - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Trump set to announce Supreme Court pick on Saturday as Republicans eye quick confirmation
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Trump set to announce Supreme Court pick on Saturday as Republicans eye quick confirmation

Sep 23rd 2020, 6:44 AM 14,274 Views 33 Comments

Democrats argue that any Senate vote should be delayed until after the November election.

# trump - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Larry Donnelly: The country of my birth is broken. Can it be fixed?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: The country of my birth is broken. Can it be fixed?

Sep 20th 2020, 7:30 AM 40,221 Views 37 Comments

Larry Donnelly says based on recent events in his home country, it’s hard to argue that America is still the ‘land of opportunity’.

# trump - Saturday 19 September, 2020

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg
# Notorious Rbg
# Notorious Rbg

'An American hero': Tributes paid to women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sep 19th 2020, 7:24 AM 31,346 Views 43 Comments

The US justice died from complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer.

# trump - Friday 18 September, 2020

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

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

Sep 18th 2020, 10:17 AM 25,725 Views 69 Comments

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

# trump - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Larry Donnelly: It's now 'Game On' in the Biden vs Trump race
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: It's now 'Game On' in the Biden vs Trump race

Sep 6th 2020, 7:30 AM 33,837 Views 78 Comments

Larry Donnelly says we are in a crucial phase of the US election cycle and if the Democrats don’t tackle Trump’s fear-based message, they could be in trouble.

# trump - Saturday 5 September, 2020

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

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

Sep 5th 2020, 7:20 PM 60,116 Views 117 Comments

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

# trump - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha

Sep 1st 2020, 8:18 AM 48,068 Views 0 Comments

Three people were shot during the protest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake.

# trump - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Trump brands protesters ‘thugs’ at New Hampshire rally
# Thugs
# Thugs

Trump brands protesters ‘thugs’ at New Hampshire rally

Aug 29th 2020, 11:23 AM 36,357 Views 118 Comments

The US president claims he is the only thing standing between ‘democracy and the mob’, and said ‘no-one is safe’ in an America under Joe Biden.

# trump - Thursday 27 August, 2020

NBA postpones another round of games, eyes Friday restart
# Jacob Blake
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# Jacob Blake

NBA postpones another round of games, eyes Friday restart

Aug 27th 2020, 9:10 PM 11,926 Views 14 Comments

Donald Trump, meanwhile, says he doesn’t know much about the protest and criticised the league’s TV ratings.

# trump - Monday 24 August, 2020

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app

Aug 24th 2020, 9:57 PM 9,208 Views 0 Comments

The app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US and more than a billion times around the world.

Republican Party formally nominates Trump to take on Biden in US 2020 elections
# Republican Convention
# Republican Convention

Republican Party formally nominates Trump to take on Biden in US 2020 elections

Aug 24th 2020, 9:36 PM 18,123 Views 49 Comments

The nomination was one of the first acts of a Republican convention.

# trump - Thursday 20 August, 2020

'People that love our country': Trump praises the supporters of conspiracy theory QAnon
# Baseless Theory
# Baseless Theory

'People that love our country': Trump praises the supporters of conspiracy theory QAnon

Aug 20th 2020, 7:45 AM 42,602 Views 118 Comments

The baseless theory suggests the US President is saving the nation from a satanic cult of child sex traffickers.

# trump - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

US Postal Service halts changes blamed for slowing delivery until after the November election
# Postal Service
# Postal Service

US Postal Service halts changes blamed for slowing delivery until after the November election

Aug 18th 2020, 10:17 PM 19,442 Views 44 Comments

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy has been under intense pressure from Congress amid the reforms he has been implementing.

# trump - Monday 17 August, 2020

TikTok ramps up defence against US accusations that app is security threat
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

TikTok ramps up defence against US accusations that app is security threat

Aug 17th 2020, 10:40 PM 12,815 Views 10 Comments

China meanwhile slammed Washington for using “digital gunboat diplomacy” in the TikTok case.

Trump says it's 'crunch time' for upcoming US election as he zeroes in on Mid West battleground states
# Trump
# Trump

Trump says it's 'crunch time' for upcoming US election as he zeroes in on Mid West battleground states

Aug 17th 2020, 10:19 PM 20,474 Views 23 Comments

On the tarmac in Minneapolis, Trump addressed about 150 supporters.

# trump - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Donald Trump's brother and 'best friend' Robert dies aged 71
# New York
# New York

Donald Trump's brother and 'best friend' Robert dies aged 71

Aug 16th 2020, 7:53 AM 96,759 Views 99 Comments

The US president had visited his brother on Friday at a hospital in New York.

# trump - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets
# China
# China

Trump sets deadline for TikTok owner to sell US assets

Aug 15th 2020, 11:07 AM 22,331 Views 56 Comments

It remains unclear what the TikTok orders mean for the app’s 100 million users in the US.

# 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 16,277 Views 12 Comments

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

# trump - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Larry Donnelly: American politics is in a bad state and the TV networks aren't helping
# US Elections
# US Elections

Larry Donnelly: American politics is in a bad state and the TV networks aren't helping

Aug 9th 2020, 7:30 AM 42,386 Views 56 Comments

Donnelly dismays at the polarised and simplistic discussion of politics in the US from all media sources, not just Fox News.

# 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.

# trump - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter take action against Trump misinformation online
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter take action against Trump misinformation online

Aug 6th 2020, 7:02 AM 29,237 Views 89 Comments

Facebook removed a post from the president while Twitter blocked a Trump campaign account.

# trump - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Trump says US generals 'feel' Beirut explosion was an 'attack', despite no evidence
# Lebanon
# Lebanon

Trump says US generals 'feel' Beirut explosion was an 'attack', despite no evidence

Aug 5th 2020, 10:59 AM 35,804 Views 45 Comments

Lebanese officials say they have not determined the cause of the explosion.

# trump - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Trump gives TikTok 6 weeks to sell itself to US company, saying it will be 'out of business' otherwise
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

Trump gives TikTok 6 weeks to sell itself to US company, saying it will be 'out of business' otherwise

Aug 4th 2020, 9:00 AM 37,289 Views 71 Comments

Trump said that Microsoft was in talks to buy TikTok.

# trump - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Protesters clash with federal agents outside Portland courthouse as tear gas dispensed
# Oregon
# Oregon

Protesters clash with federal agents outside Portland courthouse as tear gas dispensed

Updated Jul 25th 2020, 2:44 PM 39,124 Views 139 Comments

Demonstrators were heard chanting ‘Black Lives Matter’ and ‘Feds go home’.

White House clashes with both Republicans and Democrats over Covid-19 relief
# Tension
# Tension

White House clashes with both Republicans and Democrats over Covid-19 relief

Jul 25th 2020, 7:25 AM 24,375 Views 20 Comments

A week of tense negotiations ended without resolution.

# 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 14,885 Views 20 Comments

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

# trump - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

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 25,521 Views 0 Comments

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

# trump - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Trump administration rescinds decision to revoke some international student visas
# US
# US

Trump administration rescinds decision to revoke some international student visas

Jul 14th 2020, 9:19 PM 16,504 Views 9 Comments

ICE had said that international students must leave the country if their classes are only online, or transfer to a school offering in-person tuition.

US says Beijing's pursuit of offshore resources in South China Sea are illegal
# China
# China

US says Beijing's pursuit of offshore resources in South China Sea are illegal

Jul 14th 2020, 8:56 AM 12,649 Views 36 Comments

Beijing claims most of the South China Sea through a vague delineation based on maps from the 1940s.

# trump - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Larry Donnelly: America's problems go far deeper than Donald Trump
# US Elections
# US Elections

Larry Donnelly: America's problems go far deeper than Donald Trump

Jul 12th 2020, 7:30 AM 46,218 Views 66 Comments

Larry Donnelly says we should not write off Trump in November, but if he does lose, it is merely the first step in a long road back to redemption for the US.

# trump - Friday 10 July, 2020

Trump postpones New Hampshire rally due to weather, warns China ties 'severely damaged' over virus
# Rally
# Rally

Trump postpones New Hampshire rally due to weather, warns China ties 'severely damaged' over virus

Jul 10th 2020, 10:48 PM 37,741 Views 80 Comments

Trump also signalled that a phase two trade deal with China was not a priority now.