McCain warns on Trump: 'This is how dictators get started'

He was responding to a tweet in which Trump accused the media of being “the enemy of the American people”

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Was this the weirdest news conference by a president, ever?

'I'm not ranting and raving. I'm just telling you. You know, you're dishonest people. But I'm not ranting and raving. I love this. I'm having a good time doing ...

2 days ago
Trump backs away from commitment to Palestinian state

'I'm looking at two states and one state, and I like the one both parties like. I can live with either one'

3 days ago
Trump campaign had 'repeated contacts' with Russian intelligence officials

The intercepts alarmed U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies, in part because of the amount of contact that was occurring while Trump was speaking ...

4 days ago
How two female assassins killed half-brother of North Korean dictator

The young, unpredictable North Korean leader had issued a "standing order" for his half-brother's assassination

4 days ago
Trump national security adviser quits over Russian contact

He frequently raised eyebrows among Washington's foreign policy establishment for trying to persuade Trump to warm up U.S. relations with Russia

5 days ago
Trump security advisor in hot water over illicit 'contact' with Russians

Trump has yet to weigh in on the subject, promising to reporters on Friday that he would look into it

6 days ago
US, Chinese planes 'inadvertently' close in South China Sea

The aircraft came within 305 meters of each other in the vicinity of the Scarborough Shoal, between the Philippines and the Chinese mainland

9 days ago
Another blow for Trump as federal court also says no to travel ban

President Donald Trump suffered a legal blow on Thursday when a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his executive order temporarily banning people from ...

9 days ago
Why Trump is a paper tiger

'Where's the evidence of serious political damage, either from Trump attacks or from Trump voters rallying to their hero?'

11 days ago
'Racist, sexist' Trump not welcome in British parliament, says Speaker

'I feel very strongly our opposition to racism and to sexism and our support for equality before the law and an independent judiciary are hugely important ...

11 days ago
US court halts Trump travel ban

'It's a wonderful day for the rule of law in this country,' said Washington state solicitor general Noah Purcell

15 days ago
DANIEL SILKE: How Trump changes global politics

'The strident nationalism from the White House now threatens to hasten a ripple effect of political positioning across the planet'

18 days ago
Zuma and South Africa's coming Trump moment

'The Zuma-led ANC is not going to willingly lose power to the small annoyances of truth'

18 days ago
Trump slashes business regulation in latest sweeping move

Trump's latest executive action will require that agencies cut two existing regulations for every new rule introduced

18 days ago
Trump dumps attorney-general for refusing to implement travel ban

Yates said late on Monday that the Justice Department would not defend the order against court challenges

19 days ago
Investors more spooked by French election than Brexit

While ratings agencies see little chance of either country going bust, it now costs over a third more to insure against a Gallic default than a British one

20 days ago
US Congress orders study: Would Russian, Chinese leadership survive nuke attack?

The law mandates a report on Russian and Chinese “leadership survivability, command and control and continuity of government programs”

20 days ago
May and Trump: Can the odd couple make it work?

The meeting will mark Trump’s first with a foreign leader since taking power a week ago

23 days ago
Trump's Mexican standoff grows with '20% tax' proposal

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto announced on Twitter around midday on Thursday that he was scrapping a planned trip to meet with U.S. President Donald ...

23 days ago