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# white-house - Thursday 9 January, 2020

'Insulting and demeaning': White House briefing on Soleimani killing criticised by some Republicans
# Iran-US Tensions
# Iran-US Tensions

'Insulting and demeaning': White House briefing on Soleimani killing criticised by some Republicans

Jan 9th 2020, 9:22 AM 31,271 Views 20 Comments

Officials have repeatedly claimed a threat to Americans in the Middle East led to the killing.

# white-house - Sunday 29 December, 2019

White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'
# Trump
# Trump

White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'

Dec 29th 2019, 5:46 PM 20,421 Views 21 Comments

Talks about denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula have been deadlocked since earlier this year.

# white-house - Sunday 22 December, 2019

White House believes Nancy Pelosi will 'yield' on impeachment delay
# US Politics
# US Politics

White House believes Nancy Pelosi will 'yield' on impeachment delay

Dec 22nd 2019, 7:20 PM 19,769 Views 56 Comments

“We think her case is going nowhere,” said Marc Short, chief of staff to Vice President Mike Pence.

# white-house - Monday 2 December, 2019

White House will not take part in impeachment hearing on Wednesday
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

White House will not take part in impeachment hearing on Wednesday

Dec 2nd 2019, 11:58 AM 9,523 Views 16 Comments

Trump is facing allegations that he illegally sought help from Ukraine to get information.

# white-house - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

White House lockdown: Restrictions lifted after initial alert caused by plane entering restricted airspace
# Unidentified Plane
# Unidentified Plane

White House lockdown: Restrictions lifted after initial alert caused by plane entering restricted airspace

Nov 26th 2019, 2:17 PM 24,728 Views 9 Comments

Evacuations were ordered as a precaution and lasted about half an hour.

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry

Nov 26th 2019, 6:52 AM 8,624 Views 6 Comments

McGahn was a star witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.

# white-house - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Baseball star to skip White House over 'divisive' Trump
# Snub
From The42
# Snub

Baseball star to skip White House over 'divisive' Trump

Nov 3rd 2019, 12:53 AM 9,211 Views 3 Comments

Sean Doolittle is not a fan of the US President.

# white-house - Friday 1 November, 2019

Baseball World Series winners to visit White House despite fans booing Donald Trump
# Invitation
From The42
# Invitation

Baseball World Series winners to visit White House despite fans booing Donald Trump

Nov 1st 2019, 5:59 PM 3,995 Views 4 Comments

The Washington Nationals defeated the Houston Astros to become Major League champions.

# white-house - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

US to lift sanctions on Turkey after successful ceasefire
# White House
# White House

US to lift sanctions on Turkey after successful ceasefire

Oct 23rd 2019, 5:15 PM 7,569 Views 28 Comments

Donald Trump made the comment in an address at the White House today.

# white-house - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

White House requests ‘urgent meeting’ with family of teen killed in crash involving diplomat's wife
# Harry Dunn
# Harry Dunn

White House requests ‘urgent meeting’ with family of teen killed in crash involving diplomat's wife

Oct 15th 2019, 8:02 PM 17,623 Views 9 Comments

Anne Sacoolas was given diplomatic immunity and allowed to return to the US after the fatal crash in England.

# white-house - Monday 14 October, 2019

White House condemns fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents
# DOCTORED
# DOCTORED

White House condemns fake video of Trump shooting media and political opponents

Oct 14th 2019, 7:59 PM 17,314 Views 7 Comments

In the clip, the US president’s head is superimposed on a man opening fire in the ‘Church of Fake News’.

# white-house - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

White House says it will not co-operate with impeachment probe
# White House
# White House

White House says it will not co-operate with impeachment probe

Oct 9th 2019, 7:04 AM 12,573 Views 48 Comments

Lawyers for Trump sent a letter to House leaders bluntly stating their refusal to take part.

# white-house - Monday 7 October, 2019

In a major shift, US to remove troops as Turkey set to invade Syria
# White House
# White House

In a major shift, US to remove troops as Turkey set to invade Syria

Oct 7th 2019, 7:53 AM 21,466 Views 41 Comments

This move would result in an uncertain fate for the Kurdish fighters allied with the US.

# white-house - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Impeachment probe reaches into White House with new subpoena
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Impeachment probe reaches into White House with new subpoena

Oct 5th 2019, 9:37 AM 19,464 Views 77 Comments

The US president warned House Democrats that they would suffer at the polls as the probe gathered pace.

# white-house - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Details of Donald Trump’s calls with foreign leaders ‘often concealed’
# White House
# White House

Details of Donald Trump’s calls with foreign leaders ‘often concealed’

Sep 29th 2019, 7:21 AM 20,459 Views 45 Comments

The White House’s handling of Trump’s calls with foreign leaders is at the heart of House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry.

# white-house - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Whistleblower: White House officials 'locked down' transcript of call with Ukrainian leader
# Classified
# Classified

Whistleblower: White House officials 'locked down' transcript of call with Ukrainian leader

Sep 26th 2019, 2:38 PM 18,109 Views 50 Comments

According to the intelligence community official, the transcript was loaded into a system that is used to store “especially sensitive” classified information.

# white-house - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Rapinoe wins World Cup Golden Ball and Golden Boot
# Star
From The42
# Star

Rapinoe wins World Cup Golden Ball and Golden Boot

Jul 7th 2019, 7:26 PM 10,912 Views 17 Comments

The 34-year-old may have played her last game in the competition.

# white-house - Friday 21 June, 2019

Advice columnist E Jean Carroll accuses Trump of 1990s sexual assault
# Accusation
# Accusation

Advice columnist E Jean Carroll accuses Trump of 1990s sexual assault

Jun 21st 2019, 8:05 PM 30,379 Views 76 Comments

The White House has described the story as “completely false and unrealistic”.

# white-house - Thursday 13 June, 2019

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders to step down from role
# United States
# United States

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders to step down from role

Jun 13th 2019, 9:34 PM 32,826 Views 67 Comments

The president tweeted the news evening.

# white-house - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

A man has set himself on fire on the grounds of the White House
# Washington
# Washington

A man has set himself on fire on the grounds of the White House

May 29th 2019, 6:33 PM 38,087 Views 43 Comments

Members of the Secret Service tried to assist the man.

# white-house - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Pelosi: 'Trump is engaged in a cover-up and that could be impeachable'
# Rumble In The White House
# Rumble In The White House

Pelosi: 'Trump is engaged in a cover-up and that could be impeachable'

May 22nd 2019, 10:20 PM 22,730 Views 57 Comments

The US President stormed out of a meeting with Democrats saying they must stop investigating.

# white-house - Friday 17 May, 2019

Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan
# Immigration
# Immigration

Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan

May 17th 2019, 7:03 AM 13,425 Views 38 Comments

The immigration reforms would be the first major change to the system in decades.

# white-house - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Donald Trump presents Tiger Woods with US Presidential Medal of Freedom at White House
# Major Honour
# Major Honour

Donald Trump presents Tiger Woods with US Presidential Medal of Freedom at White House

May 7th 2019, 7:37 AM 18,104 Views 43 Comments

The golfing great clinched a comeback win at the Masters last month.

# white-house - Saturday 27 April, 2019

White House welcomes new talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

White House welcomes new talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive

Apr 27th 2019, 9:25 AM 8,049 Views 45 Comments

Talks are set to commence following the local elections in Northern Ireland next week.

# white-house - Saturday 23 March, 2019

FactCheck: Did Donald Trump predict Brexit at his Scottish golf course the day before the vote?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Did Donald Trump predict Brexit at his Scottish golf course the day before the vote?

Mar 23rd 2019, 10:00 PM 38,255 Views 44 Comments

He repeated the claim in his Oval Office meeting with the Taoiseach. Is it true?

# white-house - Friday 15 March, 2019

Leo's meeting with Pence makes global headlines as Taoiseach avoids gaffes in Washington
# No Windfarms
# No Windfarms

Leo's meeting with Pence makes global headlines as Taoiseach avoids gaffes in Washington

Mar 15th 2019, 2:24 PM 75,713 Views 42 Comments

The Taoiseach’s visit to Pence’s house, alongside his long-term partner, dominated coverage yesterday.

# white-house - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Trump on the Irish: 'They’re smart. They’re sharp. They’re great. And they’re brutal enemies!'
# Shamrock Ceremony
# Shamrock Ceremony

Trump on the Irish: 'They’re smart. They’re sharp. They’re great. And they’re brutal enemies!'

Mar 14th 2019, 10:32 PM 70,094 Views 81 Comments

Varadkar touched on the economy and Irish immigration in his speech today.

# white-house - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Former Fox News host Heather Nauert pulls out of bid to become next US ambassador to UN
# Heather Nauert
# Heather Nauert

Former Fox News host Heather Nauert pulls out of bid to become next US ambassador to UN

Feb 17th 2019, 7:20 AM 13,442 Views 8 Comments

Heather Nauert announced her withdrawal amid criticism that she lacked the gravitas for the top diplomatic post.

# white-house - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Democrats 2020: Who are the young guns already in the race - and who's Biden their time?
# Taking On Trump
# Taking On Trump

Democrats 2020: Who are the young guns already in the race - and who's Biden their time?

Jan 26th 2019, 4:00 PM 13,668 Views 40 Comments

The party is looking to build on their successes in the midterms.

# white-house - Friday 25 January, 2019

Deal struck to temporarily end shutdown over funding Donald Trump's 'smart wall'
# The Art Of The Deal
# The Art Of The Deal

Deal struck to temporarily end shutdown over funding Donald Trump's 'smart wall'

Updated Jan 25th 2019, 8:25 PM 36,300 Views 100 Comments

“The walls we are building are not medieval walls. They are smart walls,” Trump said in a speech outside the White House.

# white-house - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Kamala Harris joins crowded field of Democrats taking on Trump
# US President
# US President

Kamala Harris joins crowded field of Democrats taking on Trump

Jan 22nd 2019, 7:14 AM 18,737 Views 51 Comments

The senator is seeking to become the first African-American woman to hold the office of US president.

# white-house - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Trump buys hundreds of burgers for football team as shutdown impacts staff
# Happy Meal
# Happy Meal

Trump buys hundreds of burgers for football team as shutdown impacts staff

Jan 15th 2019, 8:52 AM 38,916 Views 87 Comments

“We have some very large people that like eating, so I think we’re going to have a little fun.”

# white-house - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Obama protégé Julian Castro joins 2020 US presidential race
# White House
# White House

Obama protégé Julian Castro joins 2020 US presidential race

Jan 13th 2019, 11:56 AM 15,348 Views 24 Comments

“Donald Trump has failed to uphold the values of our great nation,” Castro told supporters.

# white-house - Saturday 12 January, 2019

War veteran Tulsi Gabbard to run for US presidency
# Democrat
# Democrat

War veteran Tulsi Gabbard to run for US presidency

Jan 12th 2019, 11:47 AM 41,453 Views 63 Comments

Her announcement comes ahead of what is expected to be a wave of high-profile candidates throwing their hats in the ring.

# white-house - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Top Democrats meet Trump, but no deal reached on government shutdown over border wall
# No Deal
# No Deal

Top Democrats meet Trump, but no deal reached on government shutdown over border wall

Jan 3rd 2019, 7:40 AM 8,107 Views 12 Comments

Trump met behind closed doors at the White House with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer.

# white-house - Monday 31 December, 2018

Senator Elizabeth Warren takes major step towards White House bid
# Democrats
# Democrats

Senator Elizabeth Warren takes major step towards White House bid

Dec 31st 2018, 3:11 PM 17,322 Views 53 Comments

Warren is a fierce critic of Donald Trump.

# white-house - Monday 24 December, 2018

Flasher arrested outside White House
# Flashing Through The Snow
# Flashing Through The Snow

Flasher arrested outside White House

Dec 24th 2018, 6:26 PM 15,577 Views 19 Comments

He was arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# white-house - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Is Joe Biden the next US President? He's going to talk to family about it over Christmas
# Taking On Trump
# Taking On Trump

Is Joe Biden the next US President? He's going to talk to family about it over Christmas

Dec 12th 2018, 10:58 PM 27,404 Views 68 Comments

Biden served as Barack Obama’s Vice President for eight years.

# white-house - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Trump accused of 'temper tantrum' after White House meeting with Democrats descends into row
# Getting Testy
# Getting Testy

Trump accused of 'temper tantrum' after White House meeting with Democrats descends into row

Dec 11th 2018, 10:19 PM 43,217 Views 54 Comments

Trump threatened to shut down the government if the border wall is not paid for.

# white-house - Saturday 1 December, 2018

'We have lost a great American': Michael D Higgins, former US presidents pay tributes to George H.W. Bush
# 41st President
# 41st President

'We have lost a great American': Michael D Higgins, former US presidents pay tributes to George H.W. Bush

Updated Dec 1st 2018, 2:39 PM 25,426 Views 95 Comments

The 41st US President died on Friday at the age of 94.