DC-area students sitting-in outside @SpeakerRyan's office, demanding gun reform after the Sante Fe shooting.
: Just met with UN Secretary-General António Guterres who is working hard to "Make the United Nations Great Again." When the UN does more to solve conflicts around the world, it means the U.S. has less to do and we save money. @NikkiHaley is doing a fantastic job.
: America is a Nation that believes in the power of redemption. America is a Nation that believes in second chances - and America is a Nation that believes that the best is always yet to come. PrisonReform
US Treasury slaps sanctions on Venezuelan leader's top aide Cabello
"President Trump spoke with Texas Governor Greg Abbott to offer his condolences for those affected by the shooting at Santa Fe High School. The President pledged to work with the Governor and provide all appropriate federal assistance," according to @WhiteHouse
In speech, Pompeo to call for 'broad support' against Iran
: We grieve for the terrible loss of life, and send our support and love to everyone affected by this horrible attack in Texas. To the students, families, teachers and personnel at Santa Fe High School – we are with you in this tragic hour, and we will be with you forever
President Trump: "My administration is determined to do everything in our power to protect our students, secure our schools and keep weapons out of the hands of those who pose a threat to themselves and others."
: School shooting in Texas. Early reports not looking good. God bless all.
: Reports are there was indeed at least one FBI representative implanted, for political purposes, into my campaign for president. It took place very early on, and long before the phony Russia Hoax became a "hot" Fake News story. If true - all time biggest political scandal.
: Why isn't disgraced FBI official Andrew McCabe being investigated for the $700,000 Crooked Hillary Democrats in Virginia, led by Clinton best friend Terry M (under FBI investigation that they killed) gave to McCabe's wife in her run for office? Then dropped case on Clinton.
Japan tells WTO it is ready to retaliate against the US over steel tariffs
: "Clearly you're getting your information from @CNN, because that's fake news. All I hear is Yanny." YannyorLaurel
@SecretService: "Special Agents from the Miami Field Office are on the scene and working closely with our law enforcement partners. No Secret Service protectees or security operations were impacted as a result of the shooting."
: ""The U.S. Secret Service is aware of a shooting that took place early this morning at the Trump National Doral Golf Club in Doral, FL."
: Fake News Media had me calling Immigrants, or Illegal Immigrants, "Animals." Wrong. They were begrudgingly forced to withdraw their stories. I referred to MS 13 Gang Members as "Animals," a big difference - and so true. Fake News got it purposely wrong, as usual.
: "Apparently the DOJ put a Spy in the Trump Campaign. This has never been done before and by any means necessary, they are out to frame Donald Trump for crimes he didn't commit." David Asman @LouDobbs @GreggJarrett Really bad stuff.
China looks to Merkel visit to boost 'mutual trust' amid global trade concerns
China denies Trump's view that Xi could be influencing North Korea
The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, ordered the withdrawal on Thursday of additional security assigned to the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has remained for almost six years
The US State Department said Hafiz Saeed is a 'tremendous concern' to Washington
A 1-year-old baby died on Wednesday in Southeast, D.C. in what police say was a homicide. Carter Sanders was found unresponsive inside a home in the 4700 block of Benning Road, Southeast at around 7 p.m. on May 16
Police say 15-year-old Jaylyn Wheeler was involved in a fight inside Ballou High School just hours before he was killed in Southeast D.C.
U.S. Air Force apologizes for Yanny/Laurel tweet about Afghan war
China foreign ministry says ongoing trade negotiations with the US have been constructive
Pro-Pyongyang paper denounces Bolton as hurdle to North Korea-U.S. relations
China foreign ministry says not true that China offered to reduce trade surplus with US by 200 billion, talks still ongoing
Former son-in-law of Paul Manafort, the one-time chairman of Donald Trump's campaign, cuts plea deal with the Justice Department that requires him to cooperate with other criminal probes - sources
China halts U.S. sorghum dumping probe amid signs of trade thaw
U.S. driven by self-interest in wanting to block Russia pipeline - German minister
China offering Trump package to slash U.S. trade deficit, officials say
South Korean President Moon Jae In will try to use his summit with US President Donald Trump to broker a nuclear deal between the United States and North Korea, a presidential aide said Friday
Police officer was hit by a car Thursday night. She is conscious and breathing, the department said. The collision happened at about 10:40 p.m. in the 4700 block of Brooks Street Northeast.
: It was my great honor to visit with our HEROES last night at Walter Reed Medical Center. There is nobody like them.
: Tomorrow, the House will vote on a strong Farm Bill, which includes work requirements. We must support our Nation's great farmers.
: Great talk with my friend President Mauricio Macri of Argentina this week. He is doing such a good job for Argentina. I support his vision for transforming his country's economy and unleashing its potential.
: Talking trade with the Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China, Liu He.
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Jens Stoltenberg: Good meeting with @realDonaldTrump. Your leadership on defence spending is clearly having an impact - Allies are adding billions to their budgets. We are also stepping up the fight against terrorism. In uncertain times we need a strong NATO.
Senate confirms Gina Haspel as CIA director, voting continues
: "If the media and liberals want to defend MS-13, they're more than welcome to. Frankly, I don't think the term @POTUS used was strong enough It took an animal to stab a man 100 times and decapitate him and rip his heart out."
: "In this spirit of Police Week, I want to read a quick letter from Samuel from San Antonio, Texax, that he sent @POTUS"
: "@POTUS knows there's been no collusion in the campaign, and he has been quite clear about this. It's gone on for over a year. They've found no evidence of collusion. And [@POTUS] still strongly believes that it's a witch hunt."
"We have no intention" of canceling joint military exercises with the ROK, says @PressSec.
: "@POTUS is prepared and will be ready to meet [Kim Jong Un] and we're continuing to move forward with the preparations."
"The president is prepared and will be ready to meet" with Kim Jong Un, says @PressSec. "If the North Koreans want to meet we'll be there."
Pentagon on Gaza: Israel "has the right to protect its borders," spokesperson says
Pentagon: No plans to scale back joint training with South Korea despite protests from Pyongyang. "There's been no talk of reducing anything. There's been no talk of changing our scope. These are annual exercises," chief spokesperson Dana W. White told
Mueller's office files unredacted memo outlining scope of Russia probe-filing
: Congrats to the House for passing the VA MISSION Act yesterday. Without this funding our veterans will be forced to stand in never ending lines in order to receive care. Putting politics over our veterans care is UNACCEPTABLE – Senate must vote yes on this bill by Memorial Day.
: "They want border security. They want protection. That's what we're all about."
: Despite the disgusting, illegal and unwarranted Witch Hunt, we have had the most successful first 17 month Administration in U.S. history - by far. Sorry to the Fake News Media and "Haters," but that's the way it is.
: "We have no illusions" about Iran unpredictability, behavior. "The real geopolitical problem is not when you have an unpredictable opponent or enemythe problem is if your closest friend is unpredictable."
Juncker won't elaborate on areas of possible compromise with US on trade set out at presser 'because they are like a poem, they speak for themselves'
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Facebook to partner with The Atlantic Council, says it is 'investing heavily to prevent service from being abused during elections'
EU says will only talk about trade liberalization with the US if Washington pledges a permanent exclusion from steel tariffs
Iran deal: @JunckerEU confirms what said last night. Tomorrow morning, @EU_Commission will start working on amendment of blocking statute to update it with US Iran sanctions. Aim to get in place before August 6
: Wow, word seems to be coming out that the Obama FBI "SPIED ON THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN WITH AN EMBEDDED INFORMANT." Andrew McCarthy says, "There's probably no doubt that they had at least one confidential informant in the campaign." If so, this is bigger than Watergate.
: Wow, word seems to be coming out that the Obama FBI "SPIED ON THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN WITH AN IMBEDDED INFORMANT." Andrew McCarthy says, "There's probably no doubt that they had at least one confidential informant in the campaign." If so, this is bigger than Watergate.
North Korea's chief negotiator Ri Son Gwon condemned the joint South Korea-U.S. air combat drills and criticized South Korea's parliament for holding talks with "human scumbags," without naming who they are
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A man is in critical condition after being rescued from a house fire in Northeast D.C. The fire happened in the 1600 block of Rosedale St.
NATO-member Denmark said Thursday it would withdraw its special forces from Iraq after fighting as part of a US-led coalition against Daesh
: Congratulations America, we are into the second year of the greatest Witch Hunt in American Historyand there is still No Collusion and No Obstruction. The only Collusion was that done by Democrats who were unable to win an Election despite the spending of far more money.
South Korea offers to mediate to clear doubts over North Korea-U.S. summit
U.S. 'looking for a deal' with China on trade: White House adviser
U.S. warns sanctions are possible if the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline linking Russia and Germany proceeds
China does not want to see escalation in Sino-U.S. trade tensions, expressing hope that the two sides could minimize conflict during talks
Germany's Trade Minister @peteraltmaier warns it is "decision time" whether global trade falls back into "1920ies style" protectionism that led to global depression. Pledge for multilateral trade, not US Trump style America first protectionism
John Bolton's desire to turn North Korea into the next Libya isn't going over so well in Pyongyang
EU leaders ready to offer Trump greater market access to avert trade war
Peskov called the investigation into Russian influence on the US elections an internal US matter.
Russia postpones bill making U.S. sanctions compliance a crime
A US soldier who allegedly shot into a civilian truck in Afghanistan acted in line with military rules, a three-month investigation reveals
The world's largest container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk said Thursday it would shut down its business in Iran to abide with reimposed sanctions after Washington pulled the United States from a nuclear accord
Merkel arrived walking together with Macron and May. EU-3 send signal: United they stand strong against US-policy
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@USAmbNATO: Great discussion with NATO SecGen, @jensstoltenberg, Secretary of Defense Mattis, @SecPompeo and @AmbJohnBolton about @NATO Allies' defense spending and capability modernization. These key issues will be top of the agenda with @POTUS today
Turkey says U.S. trial of bank executive was political: spokesman