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11 October 2017 3:01 PM Ryan to feuding Trump and Corker: 'Talk it out'

House Speaker Paul Ryan is offering his advice in the feud between President Donald Trump and Sen. Bob Corker: "Talk it out among yourselves." Ryan took questions Wednesday about the war of words as Trump erroneously blamed Corker for the Iran nuclear deal and dismissed him as "liddle'" Corker. The Tennessee Republican suggested Trump was a man-child 106

11 October 2017 9:56 AM Relief after Catalonia’s putting independence plan on hold buoys Spanish stocks

London — Spanish stocks and bonds rallied and the euro hit a two-week high on Wednesday as European markets took relief from Catalonia stopping short of declaring immediate independence from Madrid. Catalonia’s leader Carles Puigdemont balked on Tuesday at making a formal declaration of independence, saying the plan would be put on hold and that he instead 47

10 October 2017 2:38 AM Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: Source

WASHINGTON: Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company's probe told Reuters on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the same Kremlin-affiliated entity that bought ads on Facebook 120

08 October 2017 1:37 AM Trump says 'only one thing will work' with North Korea in latest Twitter rant

In a series of tweets, the Republican man wrote: "Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid...Hasn't worked, agreements violated before the ink was dry, making fools of U.S. negotiators. Sorry, but only one thing will work!" Trump did not specify what the "one thing" 60

06 October 2017 10:13 AM With decision looming, Trump blasts Iran over nuke deal

Washington - US President Donald Trump on Thursday insisted Iran has not acted in keeping with a deal to curb its nuclear programme, days before he must decide on the future of the accord. "They have not lived up to the spirit of the agreement," said Trump, as he huddled with military leaders ahead of perhaps the most consequential foreign policy decision 41

29 September 2017 4:11 PM The Latest: Study says wealthy would get most from tax plan

President Donald Trump insists his new plan to overhaul the tax system will benefit middle-class Americans — not wealthy people like him. Not so, says a study out Friday. It finds that about 80 percent of the tax benefit would go to the top 10 percent income group over time. The new analysis by the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute 116

26 September 2017 12:11 AM Use of personal devices widespread in Trump's West Wing

Top White House aides including Ivanka Trump and Gary Cohn, along with Jared Kushner, occasionally used private email accounts for official business. Frustrated with West Wing aides’ rampant use of personal communications devices for official business, former chief of staff Reince Priebus tried over the summer to stop — or at least limit — the practice 43

26 September 2017 12:05 AM At Least 6 White House Advisers Used Private Email Accounts

During the 2016 presidential race, Mr. Trump repeatedly harped on Hillary Clinton’s use of a private account as secretary of state, making it a centerpiece of his campaign and using it to paint her as untrustworthy. “We must not let her take her criminal scheme into the Oval Office,” Mr. Trump said last year. His campaign rallies often boiled over with chants 133

25 September 2017 9:26 PM Democrats open investigation into Jared Kushner's private emails

A senior Democratic lawmaker has opened an investigation into Jared Kushner's use of a private email account to conduct US government business. Congressman Elijah Cummings penned a letter to the president's son-in-law and senior adviser requesting that he preserve all of his personal emails. Mr Cummings quoted from the Republican investigation of Hillary 127

25 September 2017 2:32 PM Trump ignores Puerto Rico’s devastation to tweet about the NFL

“Puerto Rico is a fantastic place and deserves the best, which is what we will deliver. Every detail will be important to me.” President Trump said this about his failed golf course in Puerto Rico back in 2008, when he promised that his brand would revive a troubled resort and help buoy the recession that hit the island especially hard. Instead, the resort 42