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# trump - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Trump’s former national security adviser can publish tell-all book, judge rules
# John Bolton
# John Bolton

Trump’s former national security adviser can publish tell-all book, judge rules

Jun 20th 2020, 5:16 PM 24,252 Views 72 Comments

John Bolton’s memoir is due out on Tuesday.

US Justice Department puts pressure on New York prosecutor investigating Trump allies to resign
# Edged Out
# Edged Out

US Justice Department puts pressure on New York prosecutor investigating Trump allies to resign

Jun 20th 2020, 7:31 AM 38,926 Views 49 Comments

The Manhattan prosecutor said he was refusing to leave his post and his ongoing investigations would continue

# trump - Friday 19 June, 2020

Trump's tweet of 'racist baby' video flagged as manipulative media by Twitter
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Trump's tweet of 'racist baby' video flagged as manipulative media by Twitter

Jun 19th 2020, 9:15 AM 63,616 Views 127 Comments

Twitter has flagged a number of the US President’s tweets in recent weeks.

# trump - Thursday 18 June, 2020

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 10:05 PM 26,146 Views 34 Comments

The justices rejected administration arguments that the eight-year-old DACA programme is illegal.

# trump - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Facebook launches voter information centre amid concern over Trump posts
# Mark Zuckerberg
# Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook launches voter information centre amid concern over Trump posts

Jun 17th 2020, 7:14 AM 16,241 Views 14 Comments

The platform continues to face criticism for not removing or labelling posts by Trump that that spread misinformation.

# trump - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Trump signs executive order on police reform following weeks of protests
# Policing
# Policing

Trump signs executive order on police reform following weeks of protests

Jun 16th 2020, 9:14 PM 18,084 Views 45 Comments

The order would establish a database that tracks officers with excessive use of force complaints in their records.

# trump - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Trump says police chokeholds sound 'so innocent and perfect' but should 'generally be ended’
# Police Brutality
# Police Brutality

Trump says police chokeholds sound 'so innocent and perfect' but should 'generally be ended’

Jun 13th 2020, 9:15 AM 34,475 Views 70 Comments

Chokeholds have come under renewed scrutiny in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in police custody.

# trump - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Jeff Jarvis: 'As an old, white American man, I must confess it's people like me who got us here'
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Jeff Jarvis: 'As an old, white American man, I must confess it's people like me who got us here'

Jun 7th 2020, 7:30 AM 32,688 Views 99 Comments

Noted US journalist Jeff Jarvis says white America must learn to share its power and morally confront its racial legacies.

# trump - Friday 5 June, 2020

'It's a great day for him': Trump suggests George Floyd would be happy about the US employment rate
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

'It's a great day for him': Trump suggests George Floyd would be happy about the US employment rate

Jun 5th 2020, 7:50 PM 83,208 Views 122 Comments

Trump said the improving economy was the best thing to help improve race relations.

# trump - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Trump says he will deploy the military unless state authorities stop ongoing protests
# George Floyd Protests
# George Floyd Protests

Trump says he will deploy the military unless state authorities stop ongoing protests

Updated Jun 2nd 2020, 7:47 AM 51,588 Views 185 Comments

A post-mortem found that George Floyd died of asphyxiation due to neck and back compression.

# trump - Monday 1 June, 2020

'You have to arrest people': Trump says state governors are ‘weak’ in face of protests
# George Floyd Protests
# George Floyd Protests

'You have to arrest people': Trump says state governors are ‘weak’ in face of protests

Updated Jun 1st 2020, 5:17 PM 165,800 Views 309 Comments

The president had to take refuge in a White House bunker during angry scenes outside.

# trump - Friday 29 May, 2020

'We're fed up with it': Trump signs executive order following factchecking row with Twitter
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

'We're fed up with it': Trump signs executive order following factchecking row with Twitter

May 29th 2020, 7:01 AM 38,914 Views 100 Comments

Trump said the factchecks were ‘editorial decisions’ by Twitter and amounted to political activism.

# trump - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Medical journal refutes Trump claim it published reports about earlier spread of Covid-19 in China
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

Medical journal refutes Trump claim it published reports about earlier spread of Covid-19 in China

May 19th 2020, 3:40 PM 27,405 Views 68 Comments

The Lancet described the allegations made by Trump in a letter to the WHO as “serious and damaging”.

# trump - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Trump says he hopes for Covid-19 vaccine by end of year or 'maybe before'
# Vaccine
# Vaccine

Trump says he hopes for Covid-19 vaccine by end of year or 'maybe before'

May 16th 2020, 8:29 PM 32,402 Views 91 Comments

The timeline projected by Trump is more optimistic than what Europe foresees.

# trump - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Top expert warns of 'serious' consequences if US reopens too fast
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Top expert warns of 'serious' consequences if US reopens too fast

May 12th 2020, 5:52 PM 21,923 Views 40 Comments

Dr Anthony Fauci told a Senate panel the federal government has developed guidelines for local jurisdictions on how to safely reopen activities.

# trump - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Larry Donnelly: Has America finally had enough of Trump?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: Has America finally had enough of Trump?

May 10th 2020, 7:30 AM 125,578 Views 160 Comments

Trump was on track to take a second term, but Covid-19 has changed everything, writes Donnelly.

# trump - Thursday 7 May, 2020

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn

May 7th 2020, 9:20 PM 17,375 Views 60 Comments

The Department said the FBI’s original probe of him had no “legitimate investigative basis”.

# trump - Friday 1 May, 2020

UN Secretary General: Coronavirus spread because countries failed to work together
# Teamwork
# Teamwork

UN Secretary General: Coronavirus spread because countries failed to work together

May 1st 2020, 8:41 AM 27,115 Views 56 Comments

António Guterres was critical of the lack of leadership in response to Covid-19.

# trump - Thursday 30 April, 2020

'I don’t want people to get used to this': Trump says US will not extend social distancing guidelines
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'I don’t want people to get used to this': Trump says US will not extend social distancing guidelines

Apr 30th 2020, 8:00 AM 75,033 Views 113 Comments

The national guidelines are set to expire on Thursday.

# trump - Saturday 25 April, 2020

White House cuts off coronavirus briefing without taking questions
# Trump
# Trump

White House cuts off coronavirus briefing without taking questions

Apr 25th 2020, 7:33 AM 66,381 Views 99 Comments

It is the first time reporters have not been able to ask questions at the conclusion of the briefing.

# trump - Friday 24 April, 2020

Experts criticise Trump suggestion about disinfectant as Covid-19 treatment
# White House
# White House

Experts criticise Trump suggestion about disinfectant as Covid-19 treatment

Apr 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 86,773 Views 196 Comments

Ingesting disinfectant is not a treatment against coronavirus.

# trump - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Trump says he will temporarily suspend all immigration to the US
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Trump says he will temporarily suspend all immigration to the US

Apr 21st 2020, 7:03 AM 45,343 Views 102 Comments

Trump’s tweet gave no further details about what the measure would entail or how long it would be in place.

# trump - Friday 17 April, 2020

Wave of protests in several US states as anti-lockdown campaigns grow
# Trump
# Trump

Wave of protests in several US states as anti-lockdown campaigns grow

Apr 17th 2020, 8:48 AM 87,246 Views 187 Comments

Much of the protesters are affiliated with Trump supporter groups.

# trump - Friday 3 April, 2020

Virus-hit cruise ship which is carrying Irish citizens docks in Florida
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Virus-hit cruise ship which is carrying Irish citizens docks in Florida

Apr 3rd 2020, 1:41 PM 18,373 Views 23 Comments

Four people have died on board the MS Zaandam which was refused entry by a number of South American countries.

# trump - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

US to send $100 million worth of medical supplies to Italy and other European countries, says Trump
# Covid19
# Covid19

US to send $100 million worth of medical supplies to Italy and other European countries, says Trump

Mar 31st 2020, 7:29 AM 66,873 Views 94 Comments

New York mayor Andrew Cuomo has warned the city was running out of essential equipment like ventilators.

# trump - Monday 30 March, 2020

Trump says coronavirus death rate in US likely to peak in two weeks' time
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump says coronavirus death rate in US likely to peak in two weeks' time

Mar 30th 2020, 6:59 AM 39,400 Views 56 Comments

The US president also extended “social distancing” guidelines until 30 April.

# trump - Sunday 29 March, 2020

Trump rolls back on proposal to quarantine New York and other states with coronavirus 'hotspots'
# Covid19
# Covid19

Trump rolls back on proposal to quarantine New York and other states with coronavirus 'hotspots'

Mar 29th 2020, 8:10 AM 56,200 Views 62 Comments

It was unclear if Trump had the power to issue the quarantine order.

# trump - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Trump signs off on $2.2 trillion rescue package as Covid-19 cases reach over 100,000 in the US
# Washington
# Washington

Trump signs off on $2.2 trillion rescue package as Covid-19 cases reach over 100,000 in the US

Mar 28th 2020, 8:19 AM 18,171 Views 67 Comments

Trump’s signature brings an end to a dramatic, weeklong legislative saga on Capitol Hill.

# trump - Friday 27 March, 2020

'Just relax, stay home': The US now has more Covid-19 cases than either China or Italy
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'Just relax, stay home': The US now has more Covid-19 cases than either China or Italy

Mar 27th 2020, 7:08 AM 41,997 Views 88 Comments

Over 83,000 people in the US have tested positive for Covid-19.

# trump - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

US Senate and White House reach agreement on $2 trillion Covid-19 rescue package
# Rescue Plan
# Rescue Plan

US Senate and White House reach agreement on $2 trillion Covid-19 rescue package

Mar 25th 2020, 7:01 AM 19,693 Views 63 Comments

The deal will see a sweep of new measures to provide Americans with healthcare and business supports.

# trump - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Locals fear Trump may pull out of Doonbeg after planning permission denied for coastal wall at golf course
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Locals fear Trump may pull out of Doonbeg after planning permission denied for coastal wall at golf course

Mar 18th 2020, 6:45 PM 40,536 Views 114 Comments

Independent Clare TD Michael McNamara stated that he was “very concerned” over the An Bord Pleanála’s decision.

# trump - Monday 16 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Deaths grow in Europe as Germany says vaccine is not for sale to Trump
# International
# International

Coronavirus: Deaths grow in Europe as Germany says vaccine is not for sale to Trump

Mar 16th 2020, 7:36 AM 149,981 Views 134 Comments

The number of deaths in Spain and Italy jumped yesterday.

# trump - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Trump denies any knowledge of Russian efforts to help his opponent in US presidential election
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

Trump denies any knowledge of Russian efforts to help his opponent in US presidential election

Feb 23rd 2020, 7:10 PM 15,986 Views 41 Comments

Trump accused the Democratic chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of leaking election security information

# trump - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Trump pardons former governor who was jailed for selling Barack Obama's seat in the Senate
# Rod Blagojevich
# Rod Blagojevich

Trump pardons former governor who was jailed for selling Barack Obama's seat in the Senate

Feb 19th 2020, 8:27 AM 30,281 Views 38 Comments

The clemency actions have sparked claims that Trump may pardon more high-profile convicts.

# trump - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Prosecutors quit after being overruled in case of Trump aide Roger Stone
# Resigned
# Resigned

Prosecutors quit after being overruled in case of Trump aide Roger Stone

Feb 12th 2020, 6:59 PM 26,132 Views 33 Comments

The Justice Department had overruled lawyers’ prison time request following an intervention by the president.

# trump - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'It was evil, corrupt, it was dirty cops': Trump goes on hour-long 'tirade' after his impeachment acquittal
# Acquitted
# Acquitted

'It was evil, corrupt, it was dirty cops': Trump goes on hour-long 'tirade' after his impeachment acquittal

Updated Feb 6th 2020, 7:41 PM 18,046 Views 101 Comments

Trump addressed a friendly crowd who applauded during multiple parts of his speech.

# trump - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech
# State Of The Union
# State Of The Union

Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech

Feb 5th 2020, 7:18 AM 83,221 Views 98 Comments

The US President declared America is “stronger than ever before” in his State of the Union address.

# trump - Monday 3 February, 2020

Iowa to vote for Democrat they want to challenge Trump in presidential election
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

Iowa to vote for Democrat they want to challenge Trump in presidential election

Feb 3rd 2020, 8:24 AM 13,719 Views 29 Comments

Former VP Joe Biden and Vermont Senator Bernie sanders are the frontrunners.

Trump takes shots at Democratic rivals during pre-Super Bowl show
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

Trump takes shots at Democratic rivals during pre-Super Bowl show

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:00 AM 12,729 Views 14 Comments

Trump went through most of the major candidates one by one hurling insults.

# trump - Friday 31 January, 2020

Senate rejects witnesses in Trump trial, all but ensuring his acquittal
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Senate rejects witnesses in Trump trial, all but ensuring his acquittal

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 11:24 PM 33,120 Views 108 Comments

The Democrats had wanted testimony from John Bolton.