Continue Reading... State Dept.’s Ortagus Says All Options Are on the Table Regarding Iran
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State Dept.’s Ortagus Says All Options Are on the Table Regarding Iran

Sep.20 — U.S. State Department Spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus discusses U.S. policy on Iran with Bloomberg’s Kevin Cirilli on “Bloomberg Markets: The Close.”

Continue Reading... Trump Says He Wants a ‘Complete’ Trade Deal With China
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Trump Says He Wants a ‘Complete’ Trade Deal With China

Sep.20 — President Donald Trump says he doesn’t want to make a partial trade deal with China and that voters won’t punish him for the ongoing trade war in his…

Continue Reading... Trump: China Is Having a ‘Very Bad Year’
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Trump: China Is Having a ‘Very Bad Year’

Sep.20 — President Donald Trump says China is having a very bad year and wants to make a trade deal. He spoke at the White House.

Continue Reading... Trump Calls Whistle-Blower Another ‘Political Hack Job’
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Trump Calls Whistle-Blower Another ‘Political Hack Job’

Sep.20 — President Donald Trump dismissed an intelligence community whistle-blower as “partisan,” even as Democrats accused the administration of withholding details about the complaint. He spoke at the White House.

Continue Reading... Sanctions Against Iran Go Right to the Top
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Sanctions Against Iran Go Right to the Top

Sep.20 — The U.S. has now sanctioned Iran’s central bank and sovereign wealth fund. President Donald Trump says, “these are the highest sanctions ever imposed.” He spoke at the White…

Continue Reading... Germany’s Climate Push Seen as `Fiscal Stimulus in Disguise’
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Germany’s Climate Push Seen as `Fiscal Stimulus in Disguise’

Sep.20 — Anna Rosenberg, head of Europe and U.K. at Signum Global Advisors, discusses German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s efforts to get the country’s climate policies back on track. She speaks…

Continue Reading... Slowdown in Global Manufacturing Deepened by Trade War, Says CMC Markets’s Yang
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Slowdown in Global Manufacturing Deepened by Trade War, Says CMC Markets’s Yang

Sep.19 — Margaret Yang, market analyst at CMC Markets, discusses the U.S.-China trade negotiations and the impact the trade war is having on the global economy. She speaks on “Bloomberg…

Continue Reading... U.S., China Trade Talks Resume in Washington
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U.S., China Trade Talks Resume in Washington

Sep.19 — Trade talks have resumed in Washington, paving the way for top level negotiations next month amid signs the two sides may edge towards some kind of interim deal….

Continue Reading... American Farmers Feel Heat From Trade War With China
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American Farmers Feel Heat From Trade War With China

Sep.19 — President trump is betting he can stay on their good side despite launching a trade war that has cut them off from one of their most important export…

Continue Reading... Justin Trudeau Says He Deeply Regrets Brownface Photos
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Justin Trudeau Says He Deeply Regrets Brownface Photos

Sep.19 — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau comments on a series of pictures and a video that feature him in black and brownface makeup, dating from high school to as…

Continue Reading... Trump Picks Fight With California Over Vehicle Emissions
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Trump Picks Fight With California Over Vehicle Emissions

Sep.19 — Rep. Tony Cardenas, a California Democrat, reacts to the Trump administration’s plan to revoke California’s right to regulate vehicle emissions. He speaks with Bloomberg’s David Westin on “Balance…

Continue Reading... Justin Trudeau Says Brownface Photo of Him Was Racist
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Justin Trudeau Says Brownface Photo of Him Was Racist

Sep.19 — Justin Trudeau’s re-election bid was dealt a serious blow after the Canadian prime minister was forced to apologize for wearing “brownface” makeup at an “Arabian Nights” theme party…

Continue Reading... Trump’s `Maximum Pressure’ Campaign: How Will Iran React?
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Trump’s `Maximum Pressure’ Campaign: How Will Iran React?

Sep.19 — U.S. President Donald Trump’s “maximum pressure” campaign has weakened Iran and hobbled its economy. But it’s also made the Islamic Republic more dangerous, pushing it to strike back…

Continue Reading... Former Trump Aide Lewandowski Says There Was Never Any Collusion With Russia
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Former Trump Aide Lewandowski Says There Was Never Any Collusion With Russia

Sep.18 — Corey Lewandowski, Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign manager, testifies before the House Judiciary Committee about the Robert Mueller investigation.

Continue Reading... Trump Says Plenty of Time to do “Dastardly” Things to Iran
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Trump Says Plenty of Time to do “Dastardly” Things to Iran

Sep.18 — President Donald Trump says additional sanctions on Iran are coming within 48 hours. These are in response to the weekend attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities.

Continue Reading... USA: Trump backpedals, says he ‘accepts’ US intelligence on Russian meddling
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USA: Trump backpedals, says he ‘accepts’ US intelligence on Russian meddling

[embedded content] US President Donald Trump said that he does accept US intelligence agencies’ conclusion that Russia meddled in the 2016 presidential election, during a press conference at the White…

Continue Reading... USA: White House goes dark as Trump says he has ‘full faith’ in US intelligence
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USA: White House goes dark as Trump says he has ‘full faith’ in US intelligence

[embedded content] The lights went out at the White House for a moment, as US President Donald Trump reaffirmed his “full faith and support for America’s intelligence agencies,” in Washington…

Continue Reading... USA: Trump claims photo ID needed to ‘buy groceries’
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USA: Trump claims photo ID needed to ‘buy groceries’

[embedded content] Subscribe to our channel! rupt.ly/subscribe US President Donald Trump made a false claim that shoppers need to show photo identification to buy groceries, when speaking at a rally…

Continue Reading... USA: Hundreds in DC demand end of ‘zero tolerance’ after migrant separations
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USA: Hundreds in DC demand end of ‘zero tolerance’ after migrant separations

[embedded content] Subscribe to our channel! rupt.ly/subscribe Protesters gathered at the Russel Senate office building rotunda in Washington DC on Thursday to urge the US congress to act against US…

Continue Reading... USA: Trump points finger at Dems for ‘worst immigration laws’ in world history
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USA: Trump points finger at Dems for ‘worst immigration laws’ in world history

[embedded content] Subscribe to our channel! rupt.ly/subscribe US President Donald Trump said his administration has ‘come up with a lot of solutions’ for the country’s outstanding immigration issues during a…