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The US attorney's office in DC is dismissing all remaining Inauguration Day mass arrest cases. The government had been unable to secure any convictions at trial so far; there were 38 cases left
: Just won lawsuit filed by the DNC and a bunch of Democrat crazies trying to claim the Trump Campaign (and others), colluded with Russia. They haven't figured out that this was an excuse for them losing the election.
China files new complaint at WTO over US tariffs, Xinhua says
Italy says won't buy more F-35 fighter jets, may cut existing order
Also according to @10DowningStreet, @POTUS will make a "private visit" to Scotland
During the UK visit @POTUS will also hold talks with @theresa_may at her manor house and meet Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle, according to @10DowningStreet.
adds that the person he chooses for the high court will have "impeccable credentials, great intellect, unbiased judgement, and deep reverence for the laws and Constitution of the United States."
says in weekly address that his greatest responsibility in choosing a replacement for Justice Anthony Kennedy "is to select a Justice who will faithfully interpret the Constitution as written."
says he will announce Supreme Court pick at 9p EDT Monday. He's spending the weekend in NJ focused on the decision
On Trump, Trudeau says 'the relationship is what it is,' but he says it is still 'a constructive working relationship.'
Iran FM: we need to enter into implementation phase.The commitments and measures, all of which will not be necessarily made public, need to be implemented. We all have a timing in mind that is according to US sanctions, meaning, measures need to be implemented before sanctions
Russia imposes import duties on some US goods: ministry
: "I'm going to get one of those little kits and in the middle of the debate when [@SenWarren] proclaims that she's of Indian heritage because her mother says she has high cheekbones. That's her only evidence, that her mother said she had high cheekbones."
Mueller's powers could be decided by Trump's Supreme Court choice
Trump says Elizabeth Warren should be tested "very gently" on heritage
China's Premier Li says no matter how international environment may change China has a huge market and potential for growth
China Premier Li says if one insists on waging a trade war it would hurt others and themselves
China Premier Li says if any party resorts to increase in tariffs, China would take measures in response to protect China development interests and safeguard multilateral trade government and rules
China's Premier Li says China will be committed to further opening up its market to foreign companies (not countries)
China's Premier Li says no one will emerge as a winner from a trade war
China's Premier Li says trade war is never a solution and China will never start one
China's retaliatory tariffs on US goods took effect at 12:01 PM Friday at the same value and tax rate as US tariffs on Chinese goods - Xinhua
Turkish Foreign Minister Cavusoglu says the US should not lose an ally like Turkey over the fight against the Fetullah Terrorist Organisation
North Korea denounces U.S. over human rights criticism.
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Immigration top issue for U.S. voters, economy a close second: Reuters/Ipsos poll
China foreign ministry did not offer details on implementation of tariffs on US goods, though confirmed tariffs on some products kicked in
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Photo: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Pyongyang to press Kim Jong Un for a more detailed commitment to denuclearisation following the North Korean leader's summit with President Trump
China Daily, which reported earlier that China's retaliatory tariffs against the US took effect, changed its story and cites commerce ministry as saying China will take action
China foreign ministry says China always opposes unilateralism, trade protectionism
China foreign ministry says tariffs have been implemented on some U.S. goods by customs
China's foreign ministry says unilateral pressure will be futile, when China's interests are impacted we will fight back
Asia shares steady as U.S. hikes tariffs on China
Pompeo in Pyongyang to flesh out summit deal
Ambassador Harris to arrive in South Korea this weekend: US embassy
(LEAD) South Korea braces for fallout from U.S.-China trade war
Officials in Beijing have accused Washington of launching the "largest trade war in economic history" as the U.S. places a 25% tax on $34bn (£26bn) worth of Chinese imports
: Thanks to REPUBLICAN LEADERSHIP, America is WINNING AGAIN - and America is being RESPECTED again all over the world. Because we are finally putting AMERICA FIRST.
: Every day, the brave men and women of ICE are liberating communities from savage gangs like MS-13. We will NOT stand for these vile Democrat smears in law enforcement. We will always stand proudly with the BRAVE HEROES of ICE and BORDER PATROL.
: A vote for Democrats in November is a vote to let MS-13 run wild in our communities, to let drugs pour into our cities, and to take jobs and benefits away from hardworking Americans. Democrats want anarchy, amnesty and chaos - Republicans want LAW, ORDER and JUSTICE.
: It was my great honor to join proud, hardworking American Patriots in Montana tonight. I love you - thank you. MAGA
on @POTUS: "We actually have a president who fights every single day for the people across this great nation."
President Trump: "I don't believe them at all. Jim Jordan is one of the most outstanding people I've met since I've been in Washington, and I believe him 100% He's an outstanding man."
Trump says embattled EPA chief Pruit has resigned
: On Monday assume duties as the acting Administrator of the EPA. I have no doubt that Andy will continue on with our great and lasting EPA agenda. We have made tremendous progress and the future of the EPA is very bright.
: I have accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job, and I will always be thankful to him for this. The Senate confirmed Deputy at EPA, Andrew Wheeler, will
Heather Nauert, asked if US is softening on NK: "Nothing could be further from the truth. Our policy toward North Korea has not changed. We are committed to a denuclearized North Korea, and Secretary Pompeo looks forward to continuing his consultations with North Korean leaders"
Theresa May's Brexit plans will jeopardise US trade deal, Downing Street concedes
Pompeo heads to North Korea for nuclear talks
: ..Country being forced to endure a long and costly trial. Tell the people "OUT," and they must leave, just as they would if they were standing on your front lawn. Hiring thousands of "judges" does not work and is not acceptable - only Country in the World that does this.
Ford says no plans to hike China prices despite new tariffs
The U.S. Navy stands ready to ensure freedom of navigation and free flow of commerce, a spokesman for the U.S. military’s Central Command said on Thursday, after Iran threatened to block oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz if Washington bans its oil sales
: Congress must pass smart, fast and reasonable Immigration Laws now. Law Enforcement at the Border is doing a great job, but the laws they are forced to work with are insane. When people, with or without children, enter our Country, they must be told to leave without our..
London mayor Sadiq Khan will allow protesters to fly a giant orange Trump baby blimp near parliament during the US president's visit
on @POTUS: "He has made a huge difference within the NATO alliance." @foxandfriends
Merkel ready to back lower EU tariffs on U.S. cars
Mueller hires more prosecutors to work on Trump-Russia probe: report
Trade war could hurt these economies far more than U.S., China
Today @VP to conduct separate discussions telephone with the prime ministers of Greece and Macedonia.
Governor of Bank of England Carney takes aim at Trump over 'hostile' trade
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Six people were shot and three were stabbed in several incidents that began late in the evening on Independence Day in the District.
U.S. 'opening fire' on world with tariff threats, China says
Double Shooting 500 blk of Newcomb St, SE. Serious injuries reported. 6 people Shot in the District since about 11pm last night
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NATO @ResoluteSupport commander in Afghanistan @Commander_RS along with UK Ambassador @NicholasK111 and some other diplomats and Afghan ministers visited Kunduz province
China says US tariffs will hit global supply chains as Washington prepares to enforce a 25 percent tariff on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports from Friday
Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth despite chorus of discontent
Oil falls as Trump urges OPEC to cut prices; potential China duty on U.S. crude looms
Ethiopian prime minister to visit U.S. at end of July-media
Sanctioned Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg linked to Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen has vast US ties.
: "242 years ago on July 4, 1776, America's founders adopted the Declaration of Independence and changed the course of human history. But our freedom exists only because there are brave Americans willing to give their lives to defend it and defend our great country."