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Trump says firing Mueller not under consideration

President Donald Trump says he is not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller, but that didn’t stop him from adding to the growing conservative criticism of Mueller’s acquisition of thousands of emails sent and...

Growing Russia probe overshadows tax bill hype

Poised to bask in the triumph of his first major legislative victory, President Donald Trump’s team on Sunday was again forced to grapple with the growing Russia probe that has shadowed the White House...

Ghost of Vietnam haunts Trump’s presidency

For more than 50 years, every American president has been forced to grapple, in one way or another, with the quagmire of the Vietnam War. Now it’s Donald Trump’s turn. The ghosts of Vietnam are...

Kelly: ‘Chaos? What chaos?’

The retired general brought in to instill order at a chaotic White House made a rare public appearance Thursday to declare he’s staying in his post — and to insist that the president’s volatile...

Pressured Trump condemns some racists

Bowing to pressure from right and left, President Donald Trump condemned white supremacist groups by name on Monday, declaring “racism is evil” after two days of public equivocation and internal White House debate over...

Anger builds against Trump

As President Donald Trump remained out of sight and silent, pressure mounted from both sides of the aisle for him to explicitly condemn white supremacists and hate groups involved in deadly, race-fueled clashes in...

Trump dismisses his role in racist violence

President Donald Trump on Saturday blamed “many sides” for the violent clashes between protesters and white supremacists in Virginia and contended that the “hatred and bigotry” broadcast across the country had taken root long...

Trump’s crisis mode: usual bluster, risk

Donald Trump has responded to perhaps the sternest international test of his presidency in precisely the way that some supporters had hoped and critics feared. The mix of plain-spoken bluster, spontaneity and norm-breaking risk defined...

Tape tease: Another Trump lie?

Donald Trump said he had a secret. He dangled it on Twitter. He parried reporters' questions about it. He milked the moment, drawing out the drama for weeks. That big tease played out in 2011, when...

Trump decries shooting

President Donald Trump decried the shooting of a top House Republican on Wednesday as a "very, very brutal assault" and called for all Americans to set aside differences and pray for the recovery of...