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  • Associated Press

    Trump returns to Ariz. ... and a chaotic political landscape

    PHOENIX (August 21, 2017) — Donald Trump was just a few weeks into his candidacy in 2015 when he came to Phoenix for a speech that ended up being a bigger moment in his campaign than most people realized at the time.

  • Associated Press

    Trump to outline Afghan strategy in national TV address

    WASHINGTON (August 21, 2017) — President Donald Trump will use a nationally televised address to outline for a war-weary nation the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan after 16 years of combat and lives lost.

  • Associated Press

    Mnuchin defends Trump's response to protests

    WASHINGTON (August 21, 2017) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is defending President Donald Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, and rejecting calls from a group of his Yale University classmates that he resign from the administration in protest.

  • Associated Press

    Latest: Trump to address nation Monday on Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON (August 20, 2017) — The Latest on the U.S. strategy for Afghanistan:

  • Associated Press

    Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (August 19, 2017) — After three people tackled the assignment with limited success, the job of keeping President Donald Trump on message has for now fallen to Hope Hicks, a young former public relations aide and political neophyte who entered his orbit not knowing the ride would eventually take her into the cutthroat world of Washington politics.

  • Associated Press

    Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

    WASHINGTON (August 18, 2017) — President Donald Trump has lost another informal adviser from the business world: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation efforts.

  • Associated Press

    Missouri Senate considers expulsion over Trump assassination comment

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (August 18, 2017) — Missouri Senate leaders are looking into ousting Democrat Sen. Maria Chapelle-Nadal from office because of a Facebook comment she made about hoping President Donald Trump gets assassinated.

  • Associated Press

    Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House

    WASHINGTON (August 18, 2017) — White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post.

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