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Here’s the guest list for Friday’s state dinner with Australia

Here’s the guest list for Friday’s state dinner with Australia

President Donald Trump hosted Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison at a state dinner Friday night, with guests from both countries. The showcase of White House grandeur and foreign diplomacy is only the second in the Trump presidency, following the one for French President Emmanuel Macron in April 2018. Australian culture was featured in the decor…MORE

Trump’s interest in Ukraine ramped up as Giuliani pressed on Biden claims

Trump’s interest in Ukraine ramped up as Giuliani pressed on Biden claims

President Donald Trump’s stance on Ukraine has evolved over the past year from one of general uninterest to a more engaged approach as he has discussed allegations of wrongdoing involving former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, people familiar with the matter said. Now Ukraine has become wrapped in the Trump presidency’s many subplots:…MORE

President Trump’s international complications

President Trump’s international complications

Those hoping for progress in Congress on gun control proposals this week saw no forward movement at all, as Republicans continued to hold out for a sign from President Donald Trump on what he wanted to see. Trump spent much of the week on the West Coast in a campaign and fundraising swing, but he…MORE

Joe Biden slams Trump’s comments on his Ukraine dealings

Joe Biden slams Trump’s comments on his Ukraine dealings

Joe Biden pushed back on President Donald Trump’s unproven claims that Biden and his son Hunter Biden had acted inappropriately in their dealings with the Ukrainian government during Biden’s time as vice president. “Not one single credible outlet has given any credibility to his assertion,” Biden said Friday. “Not one single one, and so I…MORE

13 Marines charged in case related to human smuggling operations

13 Marines charged in case related to human smuggling operations

Thirteen Marines have been formally charged with involvement in human smuggling operations, the US Marine Corps announced Friday. The Marines will face military court proceedings for alleged violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, including failure to obey an order, drunkenness, larceny, perjury and transporting and/or conspiring to transport undocumented immigrants. “Two of the…MORE

What’s going on with Trump and Biden and Ukraine

What’s going on with Trump and Biden and Ukraine

As of Friday, it is not exactly clear what led to a mysterious whistleblower complaint filed against President Donald Trump that has taken Washington by storm, but it is clear that the US President wants to use Ukraine against former Vice President Joe Biden. As with so much in the Trump presidency, it all starts…MORE

Father and son die after falling off a 75-foot cliff in Connecticut

Father and son die after falling off a 75-foot cliff in Connecticut

A father and son died Wednesday after they fell off a cliff at an abandoned quarry in Farmington, Connecticut. The Farmington Police Department identified them as Steven Price, 71, and his son, Mark Price, 30. Police were alerted by an eyewitness to the incident just before 8 p.m. According to the witness, he and Steven…MORE